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1. Andronikov, A.V., Andronikova, I.E., Sidorinová, T. (2021): Trace-element geochemistry of sulphides in upper mantle lherzolite xenoliths from East Antarctica. Minerals, 11(7), 773. (IF 2.644; Q2).

2. Ansaloni, F., Gerdol, M., Torboli, V., Fornaini, N.R., Greco, S., Giulianini, P.G., Coscia, M.R., Miccoli, A., Santovito, G., Buonocore, F., Scapigliati, G., Palavicini, A. (2021): Cold Adaptation in Antarctic Notothenioids: Comparative Transcriptomics Reveals Novel Insight in the Peculiar Role of Gills and Highlights Signatures of Cobalamin Deficiency. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22(4), 1812. (IF 5.924; Q1).

3. Barták M., Hájek J., Orekhova A., Villagra J., Marín C., Palfner G., Casanova-Katny A. (2021): Inhibition of primary photosynthesis in desiccating Antarctic lichens differing in their photobionts, thallus morphology, and spectral properties. Microorganisms, 9(4), 818. (IF 4.128; Q2).

4. Bishop, J.M., Wasley, J., Waterman, M.J., Kohler, T.J., van de Vijver, B., Robinson, S.A., Kopalová, K. (2021): Diatom communities differ among Antarctic moss and lichen vegetation types. Antarctic Science, 33(2), 118–132. (IF 1.638; Q4).

5. Březina J., David A., Ivanov M., Hanáček M., Hernández Luján Á. (2021): A middle Miocene vertebrate assemblage from the Czech part of the Vienna Basin: Implications for the paleoenvironments of the Central Paratethys. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 575, 110473. (IF 3.318; Q1).

6. Cakil, Z.V., Garlasche, G., Iakovenko, N., Di Cesare, A., Eckert, E.M., Guidetti, R., Hamdan, L., Janko, K., Lukshanets, D., Rebecchi, L., Schiaparelli, S., Sforzi, T., Štefková Kašparová E., Velasco-Castrillon, A., Walsh, E.J., Fontaneto, D., Fraser, C. (2021): Comparative phylogeography reveals consistently shallow genetic diversity in a mitochondrial marker in Antarctic bdelloid rotifers. Journal of Biogeography, 48(7), 1797–1809. (IF 4.327; Q1).

7. Chattová, B., Lebouvier, M., Syrovátka, V., van de Vijver, B. (2021): Moss-inhabiting diatom communities from Ile Amsterdam (TAAF, southern Indian Ocean). Plant Ecology and Evolution, 154(1), 63–79. (IF 1.366; Q3).

8. Chernomorets O., Sakala J. (2021): Mixoxylon austral gen. et sp. Nov. a unique homoxylous wood with non-angiosperm affinity from the Lower Cretaceous of Antarctica (Albian, James Ross Island). Antarctic Science, 33(5), 493–501. (IF 1.638; Q4).

9. Corsolini, S., Metzdorff, A., Baroni, D., Roscales, J.L., Jimenez, B., Cerro-Galvez, E., Dachs, J., Galban-Malagon, C., Audy, O., Kohoutek, J., Přibylová, P., Poblete-Morales, M., Avendano-Herrera, R., Bergami, E., Pozo, K. (2021): Legacy and novel flame retardnts from indoor dust in Antarctica: Sources and human exposure. Environmental Research, 196, 110344. (IF 6.498; D1).

10. Frugone, M.J., Cole, T.L., Lopez, M.E., Clucas, G., Matos-Maravi, P., Lois, N.A., Pistorius, P., Bonadonna, F., Trathan, P., Polanowski, A., Wienecke, B., Raya-Rey, A., Putz, K., Steinfurth, A., Bi, K., Wang-Claypool, C.Y., Waters, J.M., Bowie, R.C.K., Poulin, E., Vianna, J.A. (2021): Taxonomy based on limited genomic markers may underestimate species diversity of rockhopper penguins and threaten their conservation. Diversity and Distribution, 27(11), 2277–2296. (IF 5.139; Q1).

11. Hájek J., Hojdová A., Trnková K., Váczi P., Bednaříková M., Barták M. (2021): Responses of thallus anatomy and chlorophyll fluorescence-based photosynthetic characteristics of two Antarctic species of genus Usnea to low temperature. Photosynthetica, 59(1), 95–105. (IF 3.189; Q2).

12. Halici M.G., Kahraman M., Osmanoğlu O., Barták M. (2021): New records of lichenized fungi for Antarctica. Polish Polar Research, 42(3), 203-219. (IF 1.308; Q4).

13. Hamilton, M., Mascioni, M., Hehenberger, E., Bachy, C., Yung, C., Vernet, M., Worden, A.Z. (2021): Spatiotemporal Variations in Antarctic Protistan Communities Highlight Phytoplankton Diversity and Seasonal Dominance by a Novel Cryoptophyte Lineage. MBIO, 12(6), e02973-21. (IF 7.867; Q1).

14. Hanáček M., Nývlt D., Jennings S.J.A. (2021): Thermal basal regime of the Elsterian ice- sheet marginal zone in a hilly mountain foreland, Rychleby Mts., Eastern Sudetes. Boreas. 50(2), 582–605. (IF 2.587; Q3).

15. Hodson, A.J., Šabacká, M., Dayal, A., Edwards, A., Cook, J., Convey, P., Redeker, K., Pearce, D.A. (2021): Marked Seasonal Changes in the Microbial Production, Community Composition, and Biogeochemistry of Glacial Snowpack Ecosystems in the Maritime Antarctic. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 126(7), e2020JG005706. (IF 3.822; Q2).

16. Hrbáček F., Engel Z., Kňažková M., Smolíková J. (2021): Effect of summer snow cover on the active layer thermal regime and thickness on CALM-S JGM site, James Ross Island, eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Catena, 207, 105608. (IF 5.198; Q1).

17. Hrbáček, F., Vieira, G., Oliva, M., Balks, M., Guglielmin, M., De Pablo, M.A., Molina, A., Ramos, M., Goyanes, G., Meiklejohn, I., Abramov, A., Demidov, N., Fedorov- Davydov, D., Lupachev, A., Rivkina, E., Láska, K., Kňažková, M., Nývlt, D., Raffi, R., Strelin, J., Sone, T., Fukui, K., Dolgikh, A., Zazovskaya, E., Mergelov, N., Osokin, N., Miamin, V. (2021): Active layer monitoring in Antarctica: an overview of results from 2006 to 2015. Polar Geography, 44(3), 217–231. (WoS only)

18. Jennings S.J.A., Davies B.J., Nývlt D., Glasser N.F., Engel Z., Hrbáček F., Carrivick J.L., Mlčoch B., Hambrey M.J. (2021): Geomorphology of Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Journal of Maps, 17(2), 125–139. (IF 2.709; Q2).

19. Jennings, S.J.A., Hambrey, M.J. (2021): Structures and deformations in glaciers and ice sheets. Reviews of Geophysics, 59(3), e2021RG000743. (IF 22.000; #1).

20. Kader, M.A., Zamli, K.Z., Ahmed, B.S. (2021): A systematic review on emperor penguin optimizer. Neural Computing & Applications, 33(2), 15933–15953. (IF 5.606; Q1). 21. Kavan J., Haagmans V. (2021): Seasonal dynamics of snow ablation on selected glaciers in central Spitsbergen derived from Sentinel-2 satellite images. Journal of Glaciology, 67, 265, 961–966. (IF 3.142; Q2).

22. Kavan J., Nedbalová L., Nývlt D., Čejka T., Lirio J.M. (2021): Status and short-term environmental changes of lakes in the area of Devil's Bay, Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 33(2), 150–164. (IF 1.638; Q4).

23. Kim, J.T., Cjoi, Y.J., Barghi, M., Kim, J.H., Jung, J.W., Kim, K., Kang, J.H., Lammel, G., Chang, Y.S. (2021): Occurrence, distribution, and bioaccumulation of new and legacy persistent organic pollutants in an ecosystem on King George Island, maritime Antarctica. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 405, 124141. (IF 10.588; D1).

24. Kňažková M., Nývlt D., Hrbáček F. (2021): Slope processes connected with snow patches in semi-arid ice-free areas of James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Geomorphology, 373, 1–10. (IF 4.139; Q1).

25. Kohler, T.J., Howkins, A., Sokol, E.R., Kopalová, K., Cox, A., Darling, J.P., Gooseff, M.N., McKnight, D.M. (2021): From the Heroic Age to today: What diatoms from Shackleton’s Nimrod expedition can tell us about the ecological trajectory of Antarctic ponds. Limnology and Oceanography Letters, 6(6), 379–387. (IF 7.875; D1).

26. Kolendowicz L., Półrolniczak M., Kendzierski S., Szyga-Pluta K., Láska K. (2021): Influence of Atmospheric Circulation on Cloudiness and Cloud Types in Petuniabukta and Svalbard-Lufthavn in Summer 2016. Atmosphere, 12(6), 724. (IF 2.686; Q3).

27. Koppel, D.J., Bishop, J., Kopalová, K., Price, G.A.V., Brown, K.E., Adams, M.S., King, C.K., Jolley, D.F. (2021): Metal lability and environmental risk in anthropogenically disturbed Antarctic melt streams. Environmental Pollution, 287, 117627. (IF 8.071; Q1).

28. Králová S., Busse H.-J., Bezdíček M., Sandoval-Powers M., Nykrýnová M., Staňková E., Krsek D., Sedláček I. (2021): Flavobacterium flabelliforme sp. nov. and Flavobacterium geliluteum sp. nov., Two Multidrug-Resistant Psychrotrophic Species Isolated from Antarctica. Frontiers in Microbiology, 12, 729977–729996. (IF 5.64; Q1).

29. Kuzmina, T.A., Salganskij, O.O., Dykyy, I.V., Lisitsyna, O.I., Korol, E.M., Faltýnková, A., Kuzmin, Y.I. (2021): Helminths of the Antarctic dragonfish, Parachaenichthys charcoti (Perciformes, Notothenioidei, Bathydraconidae) studied near Galindez Island (Argentine Islands, West Antarctica). Acta Parasitologica, 66(4), 1424–1430. (IF 1.44; Q3).

30. Matějka M., Láska K., Jeklová K., Hošek J. (2021): High-Resolution Numerical Modelling of Near-Surface Atmospheric Fields in the Complex Terrain of James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Atmosphere 12(3), 360. (IF 2.686; Q3).

31. Orekhova, A., Barták, M., Casanova-Katny, A., Hájek, J. (2021): Resistance of Antarctic moss Sanionia uncinata to photoinhibition: Chlorophyll fluorescence analysis of the samples from Western and Eastern coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Plant Biology, 23, 653–663. (IF 3.081; Q2).

32. Prater I., Hrbáček F., Braun C., Vidal A., Meier L.A., Nývlt D., Mueller C.W. (2021): How vegetation patches drive soil development and organic matter storage on polar islands. Geoderma Regional, 27, e00429. (IF 2.807; Q3).

33. Roldán D.M., Kyrpides N., Woyke T., Shapiro N., Whitman W.B., Králová S., Sedláček I., Busse H.-J., Menes R.J. (2021): Hymenobacter caeli sp. nov., an airborne bacterium isolated from King George Island, Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 71, 004838. (IF 2.747; Q3).

34. Roman M., Hutňan Chattová B., Lehejček J., Tejnecký V., Vondrák D., Luláková P., Němeček K., Houška J., Drábek O., Nývlt D. (2021): Shallow depositional basins as potential archives of palaeoenvironmental changes in southwestern Greenland over the last 800 years. Boreas, 50(1), 262–278. (IF 2.587; Q3).

35. Sandoval-Powers, M., Králová, S., Nguyen, G.S., Fawwal, D.V., Degnes, K., Lewin, A.S., Klinkenberg, G., Wentzel, A., Liles, M.R. (2021): Streptomyces poriferorum sp. nov., a novel marine sponge-derived Actinobacteria species expressing anti-MRSA activity. Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 44(5), 126244. (IF 4.022; Q2).

36. Sedláček I., Holochová P., Sobotka R., Busse H.-J., Švec P., Králová S., Šedo O., Pilný J., Staňková E., Koublová V., Sedlář K. (2021): Classification of a Violacein-Producing Psychrophilic Group of Isolates Associated with Freshwater in Antarctica and Description of Rugamonas violacea sp. nov. Microbiology Spectrum, 9(1), e00452-21. (IF 7.171; Q1).

37. Smith, C. (2021): A warming Southern Ocean may compromise Antarctic blue whale foetus growth. Journal of Vertebrate Biology, 70(2), 20114. (WoS only).

38. Smolíková J., Hrbáček F., Blahůt J., Klimeš J., Vilímek V., Usuga J.C.L. (2021): Analysis of the rainfall pattern triggering the Lemešná debris flow, Javorníky Range, the Czech Republic. Natural Hazards. Springer, 106(3), 2353–2379. (IF 3.102; Q2).

39. Uxa T., Křížek M., Hrbáček F. (2021): PERICLIMv1.0: a model deriving palaeo-air temperatures from thaw depth in past permafrost regions. Geoscientific Model Development, 14, 1865–1884. (IF 6.135; Q1).

40. Van den Berg, G.L., Vermeulen, E., Valenzuela, L.O., Berube, M., Ganswindt, A., Grocke, D.R., Hall, G., Hulva, P., Nevečeřalová, P., Palsboll, P.J., Carroll, E.L. (2021): Decadal shift in foraging strategy of a migratory Southern Ocean predator. Global Change Biology, 27(5), 1052–1067. (IF 10.863; #1).

41. Verleyen, E., van de Vijver, B., Tytgat, B., Pinseel, E., Hodgson, D.A., Kopalová, K., Chown, S.L., Van Ranst, E., Imura, S., Kudoh, S., Van Nieuwenhuyze, W., Sabbe, K., Vyverman, W., ANTDIAT Consortium (2021): Diatoms define a novel freshwater biogeography of the Antarctic. Ecography, 44(4), 548–560. (IF 5.994; D1).

42. Zawierucha, K., Porazinska, D.L., Ficetola, G.F., Ambrosini, R., Baccolo, G., Buda, J., Ceballos, J.L., Devetter, M., Dial, R., Franzetti, A., Fuglewicz, U., Gielly, L., Lokas, E., Janko, K., Novotná Jaroměřská, T., Koscinski, A., Kozlowska, A., Ono, M., Parnikoza, I., Pittino, F., Poniecka, E., Sommers, S., Schmidt, S.K., Shain, D., Sikorska, S., Uetake, J., Takeuchi, N. (2021(: A hole in the nematosphere: tardigrades and rotifers dominate the cryoconite hole environment, whereas nematodes are missing. Journal of Zoology, 313(1), 18–36. (IF 2.322; Q1).

43. Zhang, C.Y., Shum, C.K., Bezděk, A., Bevis, M., da Encarnacao, J.D., Tapley, B.D., Zhyng, Y., Su, X.L., Shen, Q. (2021): Rapid Mass Loss in West Antarctica Revealed by Swarm Gravimetry in the Absence of GRACE. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(23), e2021GL095141. (IF 4.72; Q1).


1. Barták, M. (2021): Ecophysiological characteristics of Luzula sylvatica from arcto-alpine tundra. Extended abstract. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 174–175.

2. Bednaříková, M. (2021): Symbiotic algae and cyanobacteria isolated from Antarctic lichens. Extended abstracts. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 176. 3. Bishop, J.M., Kopalová, K. (2021): An overview of diatom research on Continental Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 177.

4. Cahová T., Chattová B. (2021): Diatom communities of Ardley Island, South Shetland Islands. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 180.

5. Cahová T., Hutňan Chattová B. (2021): Diversity and species composition of diatom communities of Ardley Island, South Shetland Islands. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 25–40.

6. Hájek, J. (2021): Mechanisms of Antarctic lichens resistance to cold and sub-zero temperature. Case study on Usnea sp. Extended abstracts. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 183.

7. Orekhova, A. (2021): The effects of dehydration and co-acting photoinhibition on primary photosynthetic processes in Bryum pseudotriquetrum monitored by OJIPs. Extended abstracts. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 187–188.

8. Snopková, K., Dufková, K., Šmajs, D. (2021): Pseudomonas prosekii isolated in Antarctica inhibits plant-pathogenic strains of Pseudomonas viridiflava and Pseudomonas fluorescens. Czech Polar Reports, 11(2), 270–278.

9. Sroková, S., Nývlt, D. (2021): Bedload geochemical and petrophysical signature of Algal and Bohemian streams, James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Czech Polar Reports, 11(2), 203–214.

10. Suková, G., Hrala, M., Staňková, E., Švec, P., Koublová, V., Sedláček, I. (2021): Characterisation of Escherichia coli isolated from Antarctic animals. Extended abstracts. Czech Polar Reports, 11(1), 189–191.


Papers listed in WoS (Jimp)

Ambrožová, K., Hrbáček F., Láska, K., (2020): The Summer Surface Energy Budget of the Ice-Free Area of Northern James Ross Island and Its Impact on the Ground Thermal Regime. Atmosphere, 11(8), 877 (IF 2.397; Q3).

Arena, C., Conti, S., Francesca, S., Melchionna, G., Hájek, J., Barták, M., Barone, A., Rigano, M. M. (2020): Eco-physiological screening of different tomato genotypes in response to high temperatures: A combined field-to-laboratory approach. Plants-Basel, 9(4), 508. (IF 2.762; Q1)

Aun, M., Lakkala, K., Sanchez, R., Asmi, E., Nollas, F., Meinander, O., Sogacheva, L., De Bock, V., Arola, A., de Leeuw, G., Aaltonen, V., Bolsée, D., Cizkova, K., Mangold, A., Metelka, L., Jakobson, E., Svendby, T., Gillotay, D., and Van Opstal, B. 2020. Solar UV radiation measurements in Marambio, Antarctica, during years 2017–2019. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 6037–6054. (IF 5.414; Q1)

Bednaříková, M., Folgar-Cameán, Y., Kučerová, Z., Lazár, D., Špundová, M., Hájek, J., Barták, M. (2020): Analysis of K- and L-band appearance in OJIPs in Antarctic lichens in low and high temperature. Special issue in honour of Prof. Reto J. Strasser. Photosynthetica, 58 (2), 646–656. (IF = 2.562; Q2)

Bednaříková, M., Váczi, P., Lazár, D., Barták, M. (2020): Photosynthetic performance of Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum when affected by desiccation and low temperatures. Photosynthesis Research, 145, 159–177. (IF = 3.216; Q1)

Bulínová, M., Kohler, T.J., Kavan, J., Van De Vijver, B., Nývlt, D., Nedbalová, L., Coria, S.H., Lirio, J.M., Kopalová, K. (2020): Comparison of diatom paleo-assemblages with adjacent limno-terrestrial communities on Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Water, 12, 1340. (IF 2.544; Q2)

Čejka, T., Nývlt, D., Kopalová, K., Bulínová, M., Kavan, J., Lirio, J.M., Coria, S.H., Van De Vijver, B. (2020): Timing of the Neoglacial onset on the north-eastern Antarctic Peninsula based on lacustrine archive from Lake Anónima, Vega Island. Global and Planetary Change, 184, 103050. (IF 4.448, Q1)

Glasser, N.F., Roman, M., Holt, T.O., Zebre, M., Patton, H., Hubbard, A.L., (2020): Modification of bedrock surfaces by glacial abrasion and quarrying: Evidence from North Wales. Geomorphology, 365, 107283. (IF 3.819; Q1) Holochová, P., Mašlaňová, I., Sedláček, I., Švec, P., Králová, S., Kovařovic, V., Busse H.-J., Staňková, E., Barták, M., Pantůček, R. (2020): Description of Massilia rubra sp. nov., Massilia aquatica sp. nov., Massilia mucilaginosa sp. nov., Massilia frigida sp. nov., and one Massilia genomospecies isolated from Antarctic streams, lakes and regoliths. Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 43, No 5. (IF = 3.224; Q2)

Hrbáček, F., Oliva, M., Ruiz-Fernández, J., Kňažková, M., de Pablo, M.A., (2020): Modelling ground thermal regime in bordering (dis)continuous permafrost environments. Environmental Research, 181, 108901. (IF 5.715; Q1).

Hrbáček, F., Cannone, N., Kňažková, M., Malfasi, F., Convey, P., Guglielmin, M., (2020): Effect of climate and moss vegetation on ground surface temperature and the active layer among different biogeographical regions in Antarctica. Catena, 190, 104562. (IF 4.333; Q1).

Hrbáček, F., Uxa, T., (2020): The evolution of a near‐surface ground thermal regime and modeled active‐layer thickness on James Ross Island, Eastern Antarctic Peninsula, in 2006–2016. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, 31(1), 141–155. (IF 2.701; Q1)

Kavan, J. (2020): Early twentieth century evolution of Ferdinand glacier, Svalbard, based on historic photographs and structure-from-motion technique. Geografiska Annaler Series A-Physical Geography, 102, 57–67. (IF 1.773; Q2) Kavan, J. (2020): Post-Little Ice Age Development of Coast in the Locality of Kapp Napier, Central Spitsbergen, Svalbard Archipelago. Marine Geodesy, 43, 234–247. (IF 1.322; Q3)

Kavan, J., Láska, K., Nawrot, A., Wawrzyniak, T. (2020): High Latitude Dust Transport Altitude Pattern Revealed from Deposition on Snow, Svalbard. Atmosphere. 11(12):1318. doi: 10.3390/atmos11121318.

Kavan, J., Nývlt, D., Láska, K., Engel, Z., Kňažková, M. (2020): High-latitude dust deposition in snow on the glaciers of James Ross Island, Antarctica. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 45, 1569–1578. (IF 3.694; Q1)

Kňažková, M., Hrbáček, F., Nývlt, D., Kavan, J., (2020). Effect of hyaloclastite breccia boulders on meso-scale periglacial-aeolian landsystem in semi-arid antarctic environment, James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica, 46, 7–31. (WoS)

Lang, J., Barták, M., Hájek, J., Váczi, P., Zikmundová, B. (2020): Chilling effects on primary photosynthetic processes in Medicago sativa: Acclimatory changes after short- and long-term exposure to low temperatures. Biologia, 75, 1105–1114. (IF 0.811; Q4)

Lecomte, K.L., Vignoni, P.A., Echegoyen, C.V., Santolaya, P., Kopalová, K., Kohler, T.J., Roman, M., Coria, S.H., Lirio, J.M., (2020): Dissolved major and trace geochemical dynamics in Antarctic lacustrine systems. Chemosphere, 240, 124938. (IF 5.778; Q1)

Lembrechts, J.J., Aalto, J., Ashcroft, M.B., et al., (2020): SoilTemp: a global database of near‐surface temperature. Global Change Biology. (IF 8.555; Q1)

Mishra, K. B., Vítek, P., Mishra, A., Hájek, J., Barták, M. (2020): Chlorophyll a fluorescence and Raman spectroscopy can monitor activation/deactivation of photosynthesis and carotenoids in Antarctic lichens. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 239, 118458. (IF = 3.232; Q1)

Nováková, D., Švec, P., Zeman, M., Busse, H.-J., Mašlaňová, I., Pantůček, R., Králová, S., Krištofová, L., Sedláček, I. (2020): Pseudomonas leptonychotis sp. nov., isolated from Weddell seals in Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 70(1), 302–308. (IF 2.166; Q3)

Obu, J., Westermann, S., Vieira, G., Abramov, A., Balks, M.R., Bartsch, A., Hrbáček, F., Kaab, A., Ramos, M., (2020): Pan-Antarctic map of near-surface permafrost temperatures at 1 km2 scale. The Cryosphere, 14(2), 497–519. (IF 4.713; Q1) Olivero, E.B., Torres Carbonell P.J., Svojtka, M., Fanning, M., Hervé, F., Nývlt, D. (2020): Eocene volcanism in the Fuegian Andes: Evidence from petrography and detrital zircons in marine volcaniclastic sandstones. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 104, 102853. (IF 1.704; Q3)

Ondráčková, L., Nývlt, D., Hanáček, M. (2020): Effect of bedrock morphology, axial transport and lateral material sources on braided river sediments: A case study from Munin Valley, central Spitsbergen. Polish Polar Research 41, 3, 213–235. (IF 1.065; Q4)

Ondráčková, L., Surian, N., Nývlt, D., Stuchlík, R. (2020): Downstream variability of channel morphology and bed material in the braided Keller River, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria, 43(2), 195–206. (IF 1,258; Q4).

Orémuš, Z., Hassan, K.A., Chmelík, J., Kňažková, M., Byška, J., Raidou, R.G., Kozlíková, B., (2020): PINGU Principles of Interactive Navigation for Geospatial Understanding. 2020 IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis). (WoS) Roldán, D.M., Kyrpides, N., Woyke, T., Shapiro N., Whitman, W.B., Králová, S., Sedláček, I., Busse H.-J., Menes, R.J. (2020): Hymenobacter artigasi sp. nov., isolated from air sampling in maritime Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 70, 4935–4941. (IF 2.166; Q3)

Sedláček, I., Pantůček, R., Zeman, M., Holochová, P., Šedo, O., Staňková, E., Švec, P., Králová, S., Vídeňská, P., Micénková, L., Urvashi, Korpole, S., Lal, R. (2020): Hymenobacter terrestris sp. nov. and Hymenobacter lapidiphilus sp. nov., isolated from regoliths in Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 70, 6364–6372. (IF 2.166; Q3) Snopková, K., Čejková, D., Dufková, K., Sedláček, I., Šmajs, D. (2020): Genome sequences of two Antarctic strains of Pseudomonas prosekii: insights into adaptation to extreme conditions. Archives of Microbiology, 202(3), 447–454. (IF 1.884; Q4)

Vašinka, M., Krmíček, L., Všianský, D., Hrbáček, F., Nývlt, D. (2020): Chemical weathering in Antarctica: an example of igneous rock particles in Big Lachman Lake sediments, James Ross Island. Environmental Earth Sciences, 79(8), 186. (IF 2.18; Q2)

Vrbovská, V., Sedláček, I., Zeman, M., Švec, P., Kovařovic, V., Šedo, O., Laichmanová, M., Doškař, J., Pantůček, R. (2020): Characterization of Staphylococcus intermedius Group Isolates Associated with Animals from Antarctica and Emended Description of Staphylococcus delphini. Microorganisms, 8(2), 204. (IF 4.152; Q2)

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Barták, M., Orekhova, A., Nezval, J., Oravec, M., Hájek, J., Špunda, V., Tříska, J., Bednaříková, M., Giudici, G.N.M., Pech, R. (2020): Light regimen-induced variability of photosynthetic pigments and UV-B absorbing compounds in Luzula sylvatica from arcto-alpine tundra. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (2): 263–280.

Halıcı, G., Osman, M.M.O., Merve Kahraman, M. (2020): A new record of lichenized fungus species for Antarctica: Peltigera castanea Goward, Goffinet & Miądl. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (1): 50–58.

Kavan J., Anděrová V. (2020): Impacts of increased tourism on polar environment – case studies from Svalbard and Iceland. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (1): 59–68.

Laichmanová M. (2020): New records of Oleoguttula mirabilis and Rachicladosporium antarcticum from James Ross Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (2): 226–235.

Mlčoch, B., Nývlt, D., Mixa, P., Eds. (2020): Geological map of James Ross Island - Northern Part 1 : 25 000. Czech Geological Survey, Praha.

Nývlt, D., Glasser, N.F., Hocking, E., Oliva, M., Roberts, S.J., Roman, M. (2020): Tracing the deglaciation since the Last Glacial Maximum. In: Oliva, M., Ruiz-Fernández, J. (Eds): Past Antarctica. Palaeoclimatology and Climate Change. 89–107. Academic Press, London.

Pěnčík, O., Jiráčková, K., Mašlaňová, I., Švec, P., Sedláček, I., Nývlt, D. (2020): Spatial structure of permafrost and active layer from the James Ross Island, Antarctica: Geological and Microbiological Insights (Biosciences 2019 – Abstracts). Czech Polar Reports 10 (1): 127–128.

Váczi, P., Barták, M., Bednaříková, M., Hrbáček, F., Hajek, J. (2020): Spectral properties of Alpine and Antarctic vegetation monitored by multispectral camera: Case studies from the Jeseníky Mts. and James Ross Island. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (2): 297–309.

Wiess, J., Orekhova, A. (2020): Biometrical analysis and thallus morphology of Placopsis antarctica from King George Island, Antarctics. Czech Polar Reports, 10 (2): 161–168.


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Altunkaynak, S., Unal, A., Howarth, G.H., Aldanmaz, E., Nývlt, D. (2019): The origin of low-Ca olivine from ultramafic xenoliths and host basaltic lavas in a back-arc setting, James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Lithos 342, 276–286. (IF2018: 3.913; Q1: Geochemistry & Geophysics; Mineralogy)

Ambrožová, K., Láska, K., Hrbáček, F., Kavan, J., Ondruch, J. (2019): Air temperature and lapse rate variation in the ice-free and glaciated areas of northern James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula, during 2013–2016. International Journal of Climatology 39(2), 643–657. (IF2018: 3.601; Q1: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences).

Čížková, K., Láska, K., Metelka, L., Staněk, M. (2019): Intercomparison of Ground- and Satellite-Based Total Ozone Data Products at Marambio Base, Antarctic Peninsula Region. Atmosphere 10, 721. (IF2018: 2.406; Q3: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences).

Drábková, M., Jachníková, N., Tyml, T., Sehadová, H., Ditrich, O., Myšková, E., Hypša, V., Štefka, J. (2019): Population co-divergence in common cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis) and its dicyemid parasite in the Mediterranean Sea. Scientific Reports 9, 14300. (IF2018: 4.011; Q1: Multidisciplinary Sciences)

Hejduková, E., Pinseel, E., Vanormelingen, P., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J., Vyverman, W., Sabbe, K. (2019): Tolerance of pennate diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) to experimental freezing: comparison of polar and temperate strains. Phycologia 58(4), 382-392. (IF2018: 1.976; Q2: Plant Sciences)

Kopalová, K., Soukup, J., Kohler, T.J., Roman, M., Coria, S.H., Vignoni, P.A., Lecomte, K.L., Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Lirio, J.M. (2019): Habitat controls on limno terrestrial diatom communities of Clearwater Mesa, James Ross Island, Maritime Antarctica. Polar Biology 42, 1595–1613. (IF2018: 2.002; Q2: Biodiversity Conversation).

Králová, S., Busse, H-J., Švec, P., Mašlaňová, I., Staňková E., Barták, M., Sedláček, I. (2019): Flavobacterium circumlabens sp. nov. and Flavobacterium cupreum sp. nov., two psychrotrophic species isolated from Antarctic environmental samples. Systematic and Applied Microbiology 42, 291–301. (IF2018: 2.808; Q2: Microbiology).

Kvíderová, J., Kumar, D., Lukavský, J., Kaštánek, P., Adhikary, S.P. (2019): Estimation of growth and exopolysaccharides production of two soil cyanobacteria, Scytonematolypothrichoides and Tolypothrixbouteillei determined by cultivation in the crossed gradients of irradiance and temperature. Engineering in Life Sciences 19, 184-195. (IF2018: 1.936; Q3: Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Kvíderová, J., Souquieres C.-E., Elster, J. (2019): Ecophysiology of photosynthesis of the Vaucheria sp. mats in the Svalbard tidal flat. Polar Science 21, 172-175. (IF2018: 1.190; Q3: Ecology)

Luláková, P., Perez-Mon, C., Šantrůčková, H., Ruethi, J., Frey, B. (2019): High-Alpine permafrost and active-layer soil microbiomes differ in their response to elevated temperatures. Frontiers in Microbiology 10, 668. (IF2018: 4.259; Q1: Microbiology)

Malard, L.A., Šabacká, M., Magiopoulos, I., Hodson, A., The Ellsworth Consortium, Pearce. D.(2019): The spatial variability of Antarctic surface snow communities. Frontiers in Microbiology 10, 461. (IF2018: 4.259; Q1: Microbiology) Marečková, M., Barták, M., Hájek, J. (2019): Temperature effects on photosynthetic performance of Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum: a chlorophyll fluorescence study. Polar Biology, 42(4), 685–701. (IF2018: 2.002, Q2: Biodiversity Conservation).

Mishra, K. B., Vítek, P., Barták, M. (2019): A correlative approach, combining chlorophyll a fluorescence, reflectance, and Raman spectroscopy, for monitoring hydration induced changes in Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 208, 13–23. (IF2018: 2.931, Q1: Spectroscopy).
Myšková, E., Brož, M., Fuglei, E., Kvičerová, J., Mácová, A., Sak, B., Kváč, M., Ditrich, O. (2019): Gastrointestinal parasites of arctic foxes (Vulpes lagopus) and sibling voles (Microtus levis) in Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Parasitology Research 118(12), 3409–3418. (IF2018: 2.067; Q2: Parasitology)

Píšková, A., Roman, M., Bulínová, M., Pokorný, M., Sanderson, D.C.W., Creswell, A., Lirio, J.M., Coria, S.H., Nedbalová, L., Lami, A., Musazzi, S., Van de Vijver, B., Nývlt, D., Kopalová, K. (2019): Late-Holocene palaeoenvironmental changes at Lake Esmeralda (Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula) based on a multi-proxy analysis of laminated lake sediment. The Holocene 27, 1155–1175. (IF2018: 2.547; Q2: Geosciences, Multidisciplinary).
Prietzel, J., Prater, I., Hurtarte, L.C.C., Hrbáček, F., Klysbunn, W., Mueller, C.W. (2019): Site conditions and vegetation determine phosphorus and sulfur speciation in soils of Antarctica. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 246, 339–362. (IF2018: 4.258; Q1: Gechemistry and Geophysics).

Pushkareva, E., Wilmotte, A., Láska, K., Elster, J. (2019): Comparison of Microphototrophic Communities Living in Different Soil Environments in the High Arctic. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7, 393. (IF2018: 2.686; Q2: Ecology). Raabová, L., Kováčik, Ľ., Elster, J., Strunecký, O. (2019): Review of the genus Phormidesmis (Cyanobacteria) based on environmental, morphological, and molecular data with description of a new genus Leptodesmis. Phytotaxa 395(1), 1-16. (IF2018: 1.168; Q3: Plant Sciences)

Roche, K., Kuta, J., Sedláček, I., Červenka, R., Tomanová, K., Jurajda, P. (2019): Concentrations of Thirteen Trace Metals in Scales of Three Nototheniid Fishes from Antarctica (James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula). Biological Trace Element Research 191, 214–223. (IF2018: 2.431; Q3: Biochemistry & MolecularBiology).

Roman, M., Nedbalová, L., Kohler, T.J., Lirio, J.M., Coria, S.H., Kopáček, J., Vignoni, P., Kopalová, K., Lecomte, K.L., Elster, J., Nývlt, D. (2019): Lacustrine systems of Clearwater Mesa (James Ross Island, northeastern Antarctic Peninsula): geomorphological setting and limnological characterization. Antarctic Science 31, 169–188. (IF2018: 1.653; Q3: Geosciences, Multidisciplinary; Geography, Physical; Environmental Sciences)

Ruiz-Fernández, J., Oliva, M., Nývlt, D., Cannone, N., García-Hernández, C., Guglielmin, M., Hrbáček, F., Roman, M., Fernández, S., López-Martínez, J., Antoniades, D. (2019): Patterns of spatio-temporal paraglacial response in the Antarctic Peninsula region and associated ecological implications. Earth-Science Reviews 192, 379–402. (IF2018: 9.530; Q1: Geosciences, Multidisciplinary).

Sedláček, I., Pantůček, R., Holochová, P., Králová, S., Staňková, E., Vrbovská, V., Šedo, O., Švec, P., Busse, H.-J. (2019): Hymenobacter humicola sp. nov., isolated from soils in Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 69, 2755–2761. (IF2018: 2.166; Q3: Microbiology).

Sedláček, I., Pantůček, R., Králová, S., Mašlaňová, I., Holochová, P., Staňková, E., Vrbovská, V., Švec, P., Busse, H-J. (2019): Hymenobacteramundsenii sp. nov. resistant to ultraviolet radiation, isolated from regoliths in Antarctica. Systematic and Applied Microbiology 42, 284–290. (IF2018: 2.808; Q2: Microbiology).

Šantrůček, J., Schreiber, L., Macková, J., Vráblová, M., Květoň, J., Macek, P., Neuwirthová, J. (2019): Partitioning of mesophyll conductance for CO2 into intercellular and cellular components using carbon isotope composition of cuticles from opposite leaf sides. Photosynthesis Research 141, 33–51. (IF2018: 3.057; Q1: Plant Sciences)

Tiegs, S.D., Costello, D.M., Isken, M.W. and others incl. Ondruch, J. (2019): Global patterns and drivers of ecosystem functioning in rivers and riparian zones. Science Advances 5(1), eaav04886. (IF2018: 12.804; Q1: Multidisciplinary Sciences).

Tocháček, J., Láska, K., Bálková, R., Krmíček, L., Merna, J., Tupý, M., Kapler, P., Poláček, P., Čížková, K., Buráň, Z. (2019): Polymer weathering in Antarctica. Polymer Testing 77, (IF2018: 2.943; Q1: Materials Science, Characterization & Testing, Polymer Science).

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Barták, M., Láska, K., Hájek, J., Váczi, P. (2019): Microclimate variability of Antarctic terrestrial ecosystems manipulated by open top chambers: Comparison of selected austral summer seasons within a decade. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 88–106.

Casanova-Katny, A., Barták, M., Gutierrez, C. (2019): Open top chamber microclimate may limit photosynthetic processes in Antarctic lichen: Case study from King George Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 61–77.

Dufková, K., Barták, M., Morkusová, J., Elster, J., Hájek, J. (2019): Screening of growth phases of Antarctic algae and cyanobacteria cultivated on agar plates by chlorophyll fluorescence imaging. Czech Polar Reports 9(2), 170–181.

Engel, Z., Hrbáček, F., Láska, K., Nývlt, D., Stachoň, Z. (2019): Surface mass balance of Davies Dome and Whisky Glacier on James Ross Island, north-eastern Antarctic Peninsula, based on different volume-mass conversion approaches. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 1–12.

Folgar-Cameán, Y., Barták, M. (2019): Evaluation of photosynthetic processes in Antarctic mosses and lichens exposed to controlled rate cooling: Species-specific responses. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 114–124.

Giudici, G. N. M. (2019): Photoinhibition of primary photosynthetic processes in hydrated Polytrichum commune: Analysis of non-photochemical quenching affecting species resistence. Czech Polar Reports 9(2), 160–169.

Halici, M. G., Barták, M. (2019): Sphaerellothecium reticulatum (Zopf) Etayo, a new lichenicolous fungus for Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 13–19.

Hrbáček, F., Nývlt, D., Láska, K., Kňažková, M., Kampová, B., Engel, Z., Oliva, M., Mueller, C. W. (2019): Permafrost and active layer research on James Ross Island: An overview. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 20–36.

Kavan, J., Anděrová, V. (2019): Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) antler characteristics reflecting the local environmental conditions. Folia Oecologica 46(1), 16–23.

Kavan, J. (2018): Observation of polar bear (Ursus maritimus) feeding on Sval-bard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhyncus) - exceptional behaviour or upcoming trend? Czech Polar Reports 8(2), 243–248.

Laichmanová, M., Sedláček, I. (2019): Fungal species associated with fruit and vegetables transported to the J.G. Mendel station and the influence of UV-C treatment on their fungal community. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 78–87.

Orekhova, A., Barták, M., Özkar, A., Elster, J. (2019): The effect of shock freezing on physiological properties and consequent growth of Antarctic filamentous (Stigeoclonium sp.) and coccal alga (Diplosphaera chodatii) on agar plates. Czech Polar Reports, 9(1), 37–48.

Trnková, K., Tschense, N. (2019): Structure and function of biological soil crusts from Antarctica with a special respect to their microtopography and UV-B sensitivity. (Short communication). Czech Polar Reports 9(2), 243–250.

Váczi, P. (2019): Autonomous in situ measurement of daily courses of the net CO2 exchange rate in a moss from alpine environment. (Short Communication). Czech Polar Reports 9(2), 220–227.

Žákovská, A., Zezulová, O. (2019): Changes in haematological parameters during a summer expedition in Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 9(1), 107–113.


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Barcytė, D., Elster, J., Nedbalová, L. (2018): Plastid-encoded rbcL phylogeny suggests widespread distribution of Galdieria phlegrea (Cyanidiophyceae, Rhodophyta). Nordic Journal of Botany, 36(6), e01794. (IF2017: 0.846; Q3: Plant Sciences).

Barcyté, D., Hodač, L., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Chloromonas arctica sp. nov., a psychrotolerant alga from snow in the High Arctic (Chlamydomonadales, Chlorophyta). International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 68(3), 851-859. (IF2017: 1.932; Q3: Microbiology).

Barcytė, D., Hodač, L., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Chloromonas svalbardensis n. sp. with insights into the phylogroup Chloromonadinia (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 65(6), 882-892. (IF2017: 2.537; Q2: Microbiology).

Barták, M., Hájek, J., Morkusová, J., Skácelová, K., Košuthová, A. (2018): Dehydration-induced changes in spectral reflectance indices and chlorophyll fluorescence of Antarctic lichens with different thallus color, and intrathalline photobiont. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 40(10), 1-19. (IF2017: 1.438; Q2: Plant Science).

Barták, M., Pláteníková, E., Carreras, H., Hájek, J., Morkusová J., Mateos A. C., Marečková M. (2018): Effect of UV-B radiation on the content of UV-B absorbing compounds and photosynthetic parameters in Parmotrema austrosinense from two contrasting habitats. Plant Biology, 20, 808-816. (IF2017: 2.156; Q2: Plant Science).

Bjorkman, A.D., Myers-Smith, I.H., Elmendorf, S.C., Normand, S., Thomas, H.J.D., Alatalo, J.M., Alexander, H., Anadon-Rosell, A., Angers-Blondin, S., Bai, Y., Baruah, G., Beest, M.T., Berner, L., Björk, R.G., Blok, D., Buchwal, A., Buras, A., Carbognani, M., Christie, K., Collier, L.S., Cooper, E.J. Cornelissen, J.H.C., Dickinson, K., Dullinger, S., Elberling, B., Eskelinen, A., Forbes, B.C., Frei, E.R., Garcia, M.I., Good, M., Grau, O., Green, P., Grogan, P., Hájek, T., Martin Hallinger, M., Harper, K.A., Heijmans, M.M.P.D., Henry, G.H.R., Hermanutz, L., Hollister, R.D., Hudson, J., Hülber, K., Iversen, C.M., Jaroszynska, F., Johnstone, J., Jorgensen, R.H., Kaarlejärvi, E., Klady, R., Klimešová, J., Korsten, A., Kuleza, S., Kulonen, A., Lamarque, L.J., Lantz, T., Lavalle, A., Levesque, E., Little, C.J., Macek, P., Michelsen, A., Milbau, A., Molau, U., Morgan, J.W., Mörsdorf, M.A., Nabe-Nielsen, J., Nielsen, S.S., Ninot, J.M., Oberbauer, S., Olofsson, J., Onipchenko, V.G., Petraglia, A., Pickering, C., Prevéy, J.S., Rixen, C., Rumpf, S.B., Schaepman-Strub, G., Semenchuk, P., Shetti, R., Soudzilovskaia, N.A., Spasojevic, M., Speed, J.D.M., Street, L., Suding, K., Tape, K.D., Tomaselli, M., Trant, A., Treier, U., Tremblay, J.P., Tremblay, M., Venn, S., Vowles, T., Weijers, S., Wilmking, M., Wipf, S., Zamin, T. (2018): Tundra Trait Team: A database of plant traits spanning the tundra biome. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 27(12), 1402-1411. (IF2017: 5.958; Q1: Ecology).

Bohuslavová, O., Macek, P., Redčenko, O., Láska, K., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Dispersal of lichens along a successional gradient after deglaciation of volcanic mesas on northern James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula’, Polar Biology, 41(11), 2221-2232. (IF2017: 1.954; Q3: Ecology).

Čížková, K., Láska, K., Metelka, L., Staněk, M. (2018): Reconstruction and analysis of erythemal UV radiation time series from Hradec Králové (Czech Republic) over the past 50 years, Atmosperic Chemistry and Physics, 18, 1805-1818. (IF2017: 5.509; Q1: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences).

Engel, Z., Láska, K., Nývlt, D., Stachoň, Z. (2018): Surface mass balance of small glaciers on James Ross Island, north-eastern Antarctic Peninsula, during 2009-2015. Journal of Glaciology 64 (245), 349-361. (IF2017: 3.200; Q1: Geosciences multidisciplinary).

Grillová, L., Sedláček, I., Páchníková, G., Staňková, E., Švec, P., Holochová, P., Micenková, L., Bosák, J., Slaninová, I., Šmajs, D. (2018): Characterization of four Escherichia albertii isolates collected from animals living in Antarctica and Patagonia. The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 80, 138-146. (IF2017: 0.803; Q3: Veterinary Sciences).

Halici, M.G., Barták, M., Gullu, M. (2018): Identification of some lichenised fungi from James Ross Island (Antarctic Peninsula) using nrITS markers. New Zealand Journal of Botany, 56, 276-290. (IF2017: 1.0, Q3: Plant Science).

Hrbáček, F., Smolíková, J., Nývlt, D., Kňažková, M., Kavan, J., Engel, Z. (2018): Observation of the Emperor penguins Aptenodytes forsteri in the Prince Gustav Channel related with unusual sea-ice decline in north-western Weddell Sea. Revista de Biologia Marina y Oceanografia, 53(3), 393-397 (IF2017: 0.267, Q4: Marine and Freshwater Biology).

Kavan, J., Dagsson-Waldhauserova, P., Renard, J.B., Láska, K., Ambrožová, K. (2018): Aerosol concentrations in relationship to local atmospheric conditions on James Ross Island, Antarctica. Frontiers in Earth Science-Atmospheric Science, 6:207.

Králová, S., Švec, P., Busse, H.J., Staňková, E., Váczi, P., Sedláček, I. (2018): Flavobacterium chryseum sp. nov. and Flavobacterium psychroterrae sp. nov., novel environmental bacteria isolated from Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 68, 3132-3139. (IF2017: 1.932; Q3: Microbiology).

Kvíderová, J. (2018): Internal structure and photosynthetic performance of Nostoc sp. colonies in the High Arctic. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae, 87(4), 3602. (IF2017: 0.876; Q3: Plant sciences).

Macek, P., Schöb, C., Núñez-Ávila, M., Hernández Gentina, I.R., Pugnaire, F.I., Armesto, J.J., (2018): Shrub facilitation drives tree establishment in a semiarid fog-dependent ecosystem. Applied Vegetation Science, 21, 113-120. (IF2017: 2.331; Q1: Forestry).

Macek, P., Schöb, C., Núñez-Ávila, M., Pugnaire, F.I., Armesto, J.J., (2018): Shrubs mediate forest start-up and patch dynamics in a semiarid landscape. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 34, 140-149. (IF2017: 2.820; Q2: Plant sciences).

Maliniemi, T., Kapfer J., Saccone, P., Skog, A., Virtanen, R. (2018): Long-term vegetation changes of treeless heath communities in northern Fennoscandia: links to climate change trends and reindeer grazing. Journal of Vegetation Science, 29, 469-479. (IF2017: 2.658; Q1: Plant sciences).

Müllerová, J., Elsterová, J., Černý, J., Ditrich, O., Žárský, J., Culler, L.E., Kampen, H., Walther, D., Coulson, S.J., Růžek, D., Grubhoffer, L. (2018): No indication of arthropod-vectored viruses in mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) collected on Greenland and Svalbard. Polar Biology, 41(8), 1581–1586. (IF2017: 1.954; Q2: Biodiversity conservation).

Orekhova, A., Barták, M., Hájek, J. (2018): Post rapid freezing growth of Antarctic strain of Heterococcus sp. monitored by cell viability and chlorophyll fluorescence. Cryobiology, 85(6), 39 – 46. (IF2017: 2.05; Q2: Biology).

Pantůček, R., Sedláček, I., Indráková, A., Vrbovská, V., Mašlaňová, I., Kovařovic, V., Švec, P., Králová, S., Krištofová, L., Keklákováí, J., Petráš, P., Doškař, J. (2018): Staphylococcus edaphicus sp. nov., isolated in Antarctica, harbors the mecC gene and genomic islands with a suspected role in adaptation to extreme environments. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 84(2), e01746-17. (IF2017: 3.633; Q1: Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology).

Petkov, B. H., Vitale, V., Svendby, T. M., Hansen, G. H., Sobolewski, P. S., Láska, K., Elster, J., Pavlova, K., Viola, A., Mazzola, M., Lupi, A., Solomatnikova, A. (2018): Altitude-temporal behaviour of atmospheric ozone, temperature and wind velocity observed at Svalbard. Atmospheric Research, 207, 100–110. (IF2017: 3.817; Q1: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences).

Pessi, I.S., Pushkareva, E., Lara, Y., Borderie1, F., Wilmotte, A., Elster, J. (2018): Marked succession of cyanobacterial communities following glacier retreat in the High Arctic. Microbial Ecology, 77 (1), 136–147. (IF2017: 3.614; Q1: Ecology).

Pistón, N., Michalet, R. Schöb, C., Macek, P., Armas, C., Pugnaire, F.I. (2018): The balance of canopy and soil effects determines intraspecific differences in foundation species’ effects on associated plants. Functional Ecology 32: 2253–2263. (IF2017: 5.491; Q1: Ecology).

Pohanka, M., Zakova, J., Sedláček, I. (2018): Digital camera-based lipase biosensor for the determination of paraoxon. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 273, 610-615. (IF2017: 5.667; Q1: Chemistry, Analytical).

Roche, K., Kuta, J., Sedláček, I., Červenka, R., Tomanová, K., Jurajda, P. (2018): First data on uranium uptake in three nototheniid fishes from Antarctica (James Ross Island). Chemosphere, 211, 510-514. (IF2017: 4.427; Q1: Environmental Chemistry).

Roy, J., Bonneville, J.M., Saccone, P., Ibanez S., Albert, H. C., Boleda, M., Gueguen, M., Ohlman, M., Rioux, D., Clément, J.C., Lavergne, S., Geremia, R. (2018): Differences in the fungal communities nursed by two genetic groups of the alpine cushion plant, Silene acaulis. Ecology and Evolution, 8(23): 11568–11581. (IF2017: 6.915; Q2: Ecology).

Schaeffner, B.C., Ditrich, O., Kuchta, R. (2018): A century of taxonomic uncertainty: re-description of two species of tapeworms (Diphyllobothriidea) from Arctic seals. Polar Biology, 41 (12), 2543–2559. (IF2017: 1.954; Q2: Biodiversity conservation).

Smykla, J., Porazinska, D.L., Iakovenko, N.S., Devetter, M., Drewnik, M., Hii, S.Y., Emslie, S.D. (2018): Geochemical and biotic factors influencing diversity and distribution patterns of soil microfauna across ice-free coastal habitats in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 116 265–276 10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.10.028. (IF2016:4.857 Q1 Soil Science).

Tyml, T., Lisnerová, M., Kostka, M., Dyková, I. (2018): Current view on phylogeny within the genus Flabellula Schaeffer, 1926 (Amoebozoa: Leptomyxida). European Journal of Protistology, 64, 40-53. (IF2017: 2.430; Q3: Microbiology).

Tyml, T., Dyková, I. (2018): Sappinia sp. (Amoebozoa: Thecamoebida) and Rosculus sp. (SAR: Cercozoa) isolated from king penguin guano collected in the Subantarctic (South Georgia, Salisbury Plain) and their coexistence in culture. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 65, 544-555. (IF2017: 2.537; Q2: Microbiology).

Zvěřina, O., Coufalík, P., Barták, M., Petrov, M., Komárek, J. (2018): The contents and istributions of cadmium, mercury, and lead in Usnea antarctica lichens from Solorina Valley, James Ross Island (Antarctica). Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190, 13. (IF2017: 1.804; Q3: Environmental Science).

Papers listed in Scopus (Jsc)

Altunkaynak, Ş., Aldanmaz, E., Güraslan, I.N., Çalışkanoğlu, A.Z., Ünal, A., Nývlt, D. (2018): Lithostratigraphy and petrology of Lachman Crags and Cape Lachman lava-fed deltas, Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, north-eastern Antarctic Peninsula: Preliminary results. Czech Polar Reports, 8(1), 60-83.

Barták, M., Mishra, K.B., Marečková, M. (2018): Spectral reflectance indices sense desiccation induced changes in the thalli of Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum. Czech Polar Reports, 8(2), in press.

Guidici, G.N.M., Hájek, J., Kubešová, S. (2018): Comparative research of photosynthetic processes in selected poikilohydric organisms from Mediteranean and Central-European alpine habitats. Czech Polar Reports, 8(2), in press.

Kavan, J. (2018): Observation of polar bear (Ursus maritimus) feeding on Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhyncus) – exceptional behaviour or upcoming trend? Czech Polar Reports, 8(2), in press.

Orekhova, A., Marečková, M., Hazdrová, J., Barták, M. (2018): The effect of upper cortex absence on spectral reflectance indices in Antarctic lichens during thallus dehydration. Czech Polar Reports, 8(1), 107-118.

Snopková, K., Sedláček, I., Šmajs, D. (2018): First evidence of high-molecular-weight bacteriocin (tailocin) produced by Antarctic Pseudomonas spp. Czech Polar Reports, 8(2), in press.

Váczi, P. (2018): Oxygen evolution rate in Antarctic filamentous alga Stigeoclonium sp. evaluated by optodes relates to chlorophyll fluorescence parameters. Czech Polar Reports, 8(1), 143-150.


Papers listed in WoS (Jimp)

Ambrožová, K., Láska, K. (2017): Air temperature variability in the vertical profile over the coastal area of Petuniabukta, central Spitsbergen. Polish Polar Research, 38(1), 41–60. (IF2016:0.64; Q4: Ecology; Geosciences Multidisciplinary)

Devetter, M., Háněl, L., Řeháková, K., Doležal, J. (2017): Diversity and feeding strategies of soil microfaun a along elevation gradients in Himalayan cold deserts. PLoS ONE, 12(11), e0187646. (IF2016:2.81; Q1: Multidisciplinary Sciences)

Devetter, M., Fontaneto, D., Jersabek, C.D., Welch, D.B.M., May, L., Walsh, E.J. (2017): Preface: evolving rotifers, evolving science: Proceedings of the XIV International Rotifer Symposium. Hydrobiologia, 796, 1–6. (IF2016:2.06; Q2: Marine & Freshwater Biology)

Elster, J., Margesin, R., Wagner, D., Häggblom, M. (2017): Polar and Alpine Microbiology - Earth's Cryobiosphere. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 93, fiw221. (IF2016:3.72; Q2: Microbiology)

Hrbáček, F., Nývlt, D., Láska, K. (2017): Active Layer Thermal Dynamics at Two lithologically Different Sites on James Ross Island, Eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Catena, 149(2), 592–602. (IF2016:3.19; Q1: Geosciences Multidisciplinary; Soil Science; Water Resources)

Hrbáček, F., Kňažková, M., Nývlt, D., Láska, K., Mueller, C.W., Ondruch, J. (2017): Active layer monitoring at CALM-S site near J.G.Mendel Station, James Ross Island, Eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Science of the Total Environment, 601–602, 987–997. (IF2016:4.90; Q1: Environmental Sciences)

Kavan, J., Ondruch, J., Nývlt, D., Hrbáček, F., Carrivick, J.L., Láska, K. (2017): Seasonal hydrological and suspended sediment transport dynamics in proglacial streams, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Geografiska Annnaler Series A – Physical Geography, 97(1), 38–55. (IF2016:1.25; Q2: Geology)

Kumar, D., Kvíderová, J., Kaštánek, P., Lukavský, J. (2017): The green alga Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides biomass and polysaccharides production determined using cultivation in crossed gradients of temperature and light. Engineering in Life Sciences, 9, 1030–1038. (IF2016:1.70; Q3: Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Láska, K., Chládová, Z., Hošek, J. (2017): High-resolution numerical simulation of summer wind field comparing WRF boundary-layer parametrizations over complex Arctic topography: case study from central Spitsbergen. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 26(4), 391–408. (IF2016:1.99; Q2: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences)

Nedbalová, L., Mihál, M., Kvíderová, J., Procházková, L., Řezanka, T., Elster, J. (2017): Identity, ecology and ecophysiology of planktic green algae dominating in ice-covered lakes on James Ross Island (northeastern Antarctic Peninsula). Extremophiles, 21(1), 187–200. (IF2016:2.24; Q3: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Microbiology)

Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Lirio, J.M., Kavan, J., Elster, J. (2017): Current distribution of Branchinecta gaini on James Ross Island and Vega Island. Antarctic Science, 29(4), 141–142. (IF2016:1.46; Q3: Environmental Sciences; Geography Physical; Geosciences Multidisciplinary)

Oliva, M., Hrbáček, F., Ruiz-Fernandéz, J., de Pablo, M.A., Vieira, G., Ramos, M., Antoniades. D. (2017): Active layer dynamics in three topographically distinct lake catchments in Byers Peninsula (Livingston Island, Antarctica). Catena, 149(2), 548–559. (IF2016:3.19; Q1: Geosciences Multidisciplinary; Soil Science; Water Resources)

Oliva, M., Navarro, F., Hrbáček, F., Hernandéz, A., Nývlt, D., Perreira, P., Ruiz-Fernadéz, J., Trigo, R. (2017): Recent regional climate cooling on the Antarctic Peninsula and associated impacts on the cryosphere. Science of the Total Environment, 580, 210–223. (IF2016:4.90; Q1: Environmental Sciences)

Pouska, V., Macek, P., Zíbarová, L., Ostrow, H. (2017): How does the richness of wood-decaying fungi relate to wood microclimate? Fungal Ecology, 27, 178–181. (IF2016:3.22; Q1: Mycology)

Pushkareva, E., Kvíderová, J., Šimek, M., Elster, J. (2017) Nitrogen fixation and diurnal changes of photosynthetic activity in Arctic soil crusts at different development stage. European Journal of Soil Biology, 79, 21–30. (IF2016:2.45; Q2: Ecology; Soil Sciences)

Sedláček I., Králová, S., Kyrová, K., Maslanová, I., Busse H.-J., Stanková, E., Vrbovská, V., Němec, M., Barták, M., Holochová, P., Švec, P., Pantůček, R. (2017): Red-pink pigmented Hymenobacter coccineus sp nov., Hymenobacter lapidarius sp nov and Hymenobacter glacialis sp nov., isolated from rocks in Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 67, 1975–1983. (IF2016:2.13; Q3: Microbiology)

Sedláček I., Pantůček, R., Maslanová, I., Králová, S., Holochová, P., Stanková, E., Sobotka, R., Barták, M., Busse H.-J., Švec, P. (2017): Mucilaginibacter terrae sp nov., isolated from Antarctic soil. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 67, 4002–4007. (IF2016:2.13; Q3: Microbiology)

Smykla, J., Porazinska, D.L., Iakovenko, N.S., Devetter, M., Drewnik, M., Hii, S.Y., Emslie, S.D. (2018): Geochemical and biotic factors influencing diversity and distribution patterns of soil microfauna across ice-free coastal habitats in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 116, 265–276. (IF2016:4.86; Q1: Soil Science)

Schöb, C., Macek, P., Pistón, N, Kikvidze, Z., Pugnaire, F.I. (2017): A trait-based approach to understand the consequences of specific plant interactions for community structure. Journal of Vegetation Science, 28, 696–704. (IF2016:2.92; Q1: Plant Science; Forestry)

Švec, P., Králová, S., Busse, H.-J., Kleinhagauer, T., Kyrová, K., Pantůček, R., Maslanová, I., Stankova, E., Němec, M., Holochová, P., Barták, M., Sedláček, I. (2017): Pedobacter psychrophilus sp nov., isolated from fragmentary rock. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 67, 2538–2543. (IF2016:2.13; Q3: Microbiology)

Švec, P., Králová, S., Busse, H.-J., Kleinhagauer, T., Pantůček, R., Maslanová, I., Cnockaert, M., Vandamme, P., Stankova, E., Gelbicova, T., Holochová, P., Barták, M., Kyrová, K., Sedláček, I. (2017): Pedobacter jamesrossensis sp nov., Pedobacter lithocola sp nov., Pedobacter mendelii sp nov and Pedobacter petrophilus sp nov., isolated from the Antarctic environment. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 67, 1499–1507. (IF2016:2.13; Q3: Microbiology)

Tyml, T., Lares‐Jiménez, L. F., Kostka, M., Dyková, I. (2017): Neovahlkampfia nana n. sp. reinforcing an underrepresented subclade of Tetramitia, Heterolobosea. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 64(1), 78–87. (IF2016:2.69; Q2: Microbiology)

Tyml, T., Dyková, I. (2017): Phylogeny and taxonomy of new and re-examined strains of Tubulinea (Amoebozoa). European Journal of Protistology, 61, 41–47. (IF2016:2.58; Q2: Microbiology)

Trnková, K., Barták, M. (2017): Desiccation-induced changes in photochemical processes of photosynthesis and spectral reflectance in Nostoc commune (Cyanobacteria, Nostocales) colonies from polar regions. Phycological Research, 65, 44–50. (IF2016:1.34; Q3: Marine & Freshwater Biology)

Vítová, A., Macek, P., Lepš, J. (2017): Disentangling the interplay of generative and vegetative propagation among different functional groups during gap colonization in Meadows. Functional Ecology, 31, 458–468. (IF2016:5.63; Q1: Ecology)

Papers listed in Scopus (Jsc)

Halici, M. G., Gullu, M., Barták, M. (2017): First record of a common endolithic lichenized fungus species Catenarina desolata Sochting, Sogaard et Elvebakk. from James Ross Island (Antarctic Peninsula). Czech Polar Reports, 7(1), 11–17.

Kvíderová, J., Elster, J. (2017): Photosynthetic activity of Arctic Vaucheria (Xanthophyceae) measured in microcosmos. Czech Polar Reports, 7(1), 52–61.

Marečková, M., Barták, M. (2017): Short-term responses of primary processes in PS II to low temperature are sensitively indicated by fast chlorophyll fluorescence kinetics in Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum. Czech Polar Reports, 7(1), 74–82.

Monograph chapters (C)

Devetter, M., Přikryl, I. (2017): Rotifera. In: Hejda, R., Farkač, J., Chobot, K. (eds): Červený seznam ohrožených druhů České Republiky. Bezobratlí. Příroda, Praha, 36, 1–612.

Kvíderová, J., Shukla, S.P., Pushparaj, B., Elster, J. (2017): Perspectives of low-temperature biomass production of polar microalgae and biotechnology expansion into high latitudes. In: Margesin, R. (ed): Psychrophiles: From Biodiversity to Biotechnology. Springer, Cham, 585–600.


Amador, M.P. (2016): UV-B effects on filamentous alga Zygnema strain (EEL201) from Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 43–53.

Barták, M., Hazdrová, J., Skácelová, K., Hájek, J. (2016): Dehydration-induced responses of primary photosynthetic processes and spectral reflectance indices in Antarctic Noctoc commune. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 87–95.

Barták, M., Hájek, J., Amarillo, A.C., Hazdrová, J., Carreras, H. (2016): Changes in spectral reflectance of selected Antarctic and South American lichens caused by an artificially-induced absence of secondary compounds. Czech Polar Reports, 6(2), 221–230.

Brat, K., Sedláček, I., Ševčíková, A., Merta, Z., Láska, K., Ševčík, P. (2016): Imported anthropogenic bacteria may survive the Antarctic winter and introduce new genes into local bacterial communities. Polish Polar Research, 37(1), 89–104.

Coufalík, P., Procházková, P., Zvěřina, O., Trnková, K., Skácelová, K., Nývlt, D., Komárek, J. (2016): Freshwater mineral nitrogen and essential elements in autotrophs in James Ross Island, West Antarctica. Polish Polar Research, 37(4), 477–491.

Elster, J., Nedbalová, L., Vodrážka, R., Láska, K., Haloda, J., Komárek, J. (2016): Unusual biogenic calcite structures in two shallow lakes, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Biogeosciences, 13, 535–549.

Hájek, J., Barták, M., Hazdrová, J., Forbelská, M. (2016): Sensitivity of photosynthetic processes to freezing temperature in extremophilic lichens evaluated by linear cooling and chlorophyll fluorescence. Cryobiology, 73, 329–334.

Hrbáček, F., Láska, K. (2016): Active layer thickness variability at the Johann Gregor Mendel CALM-S site on James Ross Island. Preliminary results. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 111–112.

Hrbáček, F., Láska, K., Engel. Z. (2016): Effect of snow cover on active-layer thermal regime — a case study from James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, 27(3), 305–315.

Hrbáček, F., Oliva, M., Láska, K., Ruiz-Fernandéz, J., De Pablo, M. A., Vieira, G., Ramos, M., Nývlt, D., (2016): Active layer thermal regime in two climatically contrasted sites of the Antarctic Peninsula region. Cuadernos de Investigacion Geografica, 42(2), 457–474.

Jurajda, P., Roche, K., Sedláček, I., Všetičková, L. (2016): Assemblage characteristics and diet of fish in the shallow coastal waters of James Ross Island, Antarctica. Polar Biology, 39, 2299–2309.

Kakkou, C., Barták, M., Hájek, J., Skácelová, K., Hazdrová, J. (2016): Effects of controlled oxidative stress and uncouplers on primary photosynthetic processes in vegetative cells of Antarctic alga Zygnema sp. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 96–107.

Kopalová, K., Zidarova, R., Van de Vijver, B. (2016) Four new monoraphid diatom species (Bacillariophyta, Achnanthaceae) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. European Journal of Taxonomy, 217, 1–19.

Kosina, M., Švec, P., Černohlávková, J., Barták, M., Snopková, K., De Vos, P., Sedláček, I. (2016): Description of Pseudomonas gregormendelii sp. nov., a novel psychrotrophic bacterium from James Ross Island, Antarctica. Current Microbiology, 73(1), 84–90.

Kvaček, J., Vodrážka, R. (2016): Late Cretaceous flora of the Hidden Lake Formation, James Ross Island (Antarctica), its biostratigraphy and palaeoecological implications. Cretaceous Research, 58, 183–201.

Kýrová, K., Sedláček, I., Pantůček, R., Králová, S., Holochová, P., Mašlaňová, I., Staňková, E., Kleinhagauer, T., Gelbíčová, T., Sobotka, R., Švec, P., Busse, H.-J. (2016): Rufibacter ruber sp. nov., isolated from fragmentary rock. International Journal of Systematic Evolutionary Microbiology, 66, 4401–4405.

Marečková, M., Barták, M. (2016): Effects of short-term low temperature stress on chlorophyll fluorescence transients in Antarctic lichen species. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 54–65.

Martic, L. (2016): Lichen secondary metabolites in Umbilicaria antarctica evaluated by acetone rinsing (Short Communication). Czech Polar Reports, 6(2), 186–190.

Medová, H., Koblížek, M., Elster, J., Nedbalová, L. (2016): Short note: Abundance of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria in Antarctic freshwater lakes, James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 28(2), 101–102.
Nývlt, D., Nývltová Fišáková, M., Barták, M., Stachoň, Z., Pavel, V., Mlčoch, B., Láska, K. (2016): Death age, seasonality, taphonomy and colonization of seal carcasses from Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 28(1), 3–16.

Obbels, D., Verleyen, E., Mano, M.-J., Namsaraev, Z., Sweetlove, M., Tytgat, B., Fernandez-Carazo, R., De Wever, A., D’hondt, S., Ertz, D., Elster, J., Sabbe, K., Willems, A., Wilmotte, A., Vyverman, W. (2016) Prokaryotic and eukaryotic biodiversity patterns in terrestrial habitats of the Sør Rondane Mountains, Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92, fiw041, 13p.

Ošťádal, R., Hazdrová, J. (2016): Thallus morphology of two Antarctic foliose lichens evaluated by a digital optical microscopy approach. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 80–86.

Pearce, D.A., Alekhina, I.A., Terauds, A., Wilmotte, A., Quesada, A., Edwards, A., Dommergue, A., Sattler, B., Adams, B., Magalhães, C.M., Chu, W., Lau, M., Cary, S.C., Smith, D.J., Wall, D.H., Eguren, G., Matcher, G., Bradley, J., De Vera, J.P., Elster, J., Hughes, K.A., Benning, L.G., Gunde-Cimerman, N., Convey, P., Hong, S., Pointing, S.B., Pellizari, V.H., Vincent, W.F. (2016): Aerobiology over Antarctica – A new initiative for atmospheric ecology. Frontiers in Microbiology, 7, 16, 7p.

Petkov, B. H., Láska, K., Vitale, V., Lanconelli, C., Lupi, A., Mazzola, M., Budíková, M. (2016): Variability in solar irradiance observed at two contrasting Antarctic sites. Atmospheric Research, 172–173, 126–135.

Pichrtová, M., Arc, E., Stöggl, W., Kranner, I., Hájek, T., Hackl, H., Holzinger, A. (2016): Formation of lipid bodies and fatty acid composition changes upon pre-akinete formation in arctic and Antarctic Zygnema (Zygnematophyceae, Streptophyta) strains. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92, 9 pp.

Pinseel, E., Hejduková, E., Vanormelingen, P., Kopalová, K., Vyverman, W., Van de Vijver, B. (2016): Pinnularia catenaborealis sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a new chain-forming diatom species from James Ross Island and Vega Island (Maritime Antarctica). Phycologia, 56(1), 94–107.

Prieto-Amador, M. (2016): UV-B effects on filamentous alga Zygnema strain (EEL201) from Antarctica: Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 43–53.

Raabová, L., Elster, J., Kováčik, L. (2016): Phototrophic microflora colonizing substrates of man-made origin in Billefjorden Region, Central Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 21–30.

Ryšánek, D., Elster, J., Kováčik, L. and Škaloud, P. (2016): Diversity and dispersal capacities of a terrestrial algal genus Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) in polar regions. FEMS Micrologiology Ecology, 92, fiw039, 9p.

Sedláček, I., Staňková, E., Švec, P. (2016): Composition of cultivable enteric bacteria from the intestine of Antarctic fish (family Nototheniidae). Czech Journal of Animal Science, 61(3), 127–132.

Sehnal, L. (2016): Modern methods for detection of biological active compounds in cyanobacteria from polar regions. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), p. 117.

Snopková, K., Sedláček, I., Šmajs, D. (2016): Antarctic bacteria as a source of new antimicrobials. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), p. 118.

Tihlaříková, E., Neděla, V., Mašová, Š. (2016): Environmental scanning electron microscopy as a useful tool for taxonomical documentation of parasitical helminths. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 22(S3), 1178.

Tomanová, K., Vácha, M. (2016): The magnetic orientation of the Antarctic amphipod Gondogeneia antarctica is cancelled by very weak radiofrequency fields. Journal of Experimental Biology, 219, 1717–1724.

Trnková, K., Barták, M. (2016): Desiccation–induced changes in photochemical processes of photosynthesis and spectral reflectance in Nostoc commune (Cyanobacteria, Nostocales) colonies from polar regions. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 96–107.

Tyml, T., Kostka, M., Ditrich, O., Dyková, I. (2016): Vermistella arctica n. sp. nominates the genus Vermistella as a candidate for taxon with bipolar distribution. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 63(2), 210–219.

Tyml, T., Skulinová, K., Kavan, J., Ditrich, O., Kostka, M., Dyková, I. (2016): Heterolobosean amoebae from Arctic and Antarctic extremes: 18 novel strains of Allovahlkamfia, Vahlkampfia and Naegleria. European Journal of Protistology, 56, 119–133.

Valera Hernandez, H.P. (2016): Effects of heavy metals ions on primary photosynthetic processes in Antarctic filamentous alga Zygnema sp. Czech Polar Reports, 6(2), 180–185.

Van de Vijver, B., Kopalová, K., Zidarova, R., Kociolek, J.P. (2016): Two new Gomphonema species (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Phytotaxa, 269(3), 209–220.

Vlček, V. (2016): Evaluation of Selected Basic Soil Properties at the James Ross Island (Antarctica). Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, 64(3), 919–926.

Žákovská, A., Zezulová, O. (2016): Some of the metabolic changes in expedition members caused by diet and activities performed during a stay at the Czech Antarctic based. Czech Polar Reports, 6(1), 13–20.

Zidarova, R., Kopalová, K., Van de Vijver, B. (2016): Ten new Bacillariophyta species from James Ross Island and the South Shetland Islands (Maritime Antarctic Region). Phytotaxa, 272(1), 37–62.

Zvěřina, O., Coufalík, P., Brat, K., Červenka, R., Kuta, J., Mikeš, O., Komárek, J. (2016): Leaching of mercury from seal carcasses into Antarctic soils. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23, 1–8.


Barták, M., Trnková, K., Hansen, E.S., Hazdrová, J., Skácelová, K., Hájek, J., Forbelská, H. (2015): Effect of dehydration on spectral reflectance and photosynthetic efficiency in Umbilicaria arctica and U. hyperborea. Biologia Plantarum, 59, 357–365, IF 1.400.

Barták, M., Váczi, P., Stachoň, Z., Kubešová, S. (2015): Vegetation mapping of moss-dominated areas of northern part of James Ross Island (Antarctica) and a suggestion of protective measures. Czech Polar Reports, 5(1), 75–87.

Brat, K., Homolka, P., Cornélissen, G., Merta, Z., Homolka, M., Říháček, I., Ševčík, P. (2015): Chronobiological changes in arterial blood pressure in participants of the 5th and 6th Czech Antarctic Scientific Expeditions. Neuroendocrinology Letters 36, 80–83, IF 0.799.

Coufalík, P., Zvěřina, O., Krmíček, L., Pokorný, R., Komárek, J. (2015): Ultra-trace analysis of Hg in alkaline lavas and regolith from James Ross Island. Antarctic Science, 27, 281–290, IF 1.606.

Estevao, D. (2015): Production of UV-B screens and changes in photosynthetic efficiency in Antarctic Nostoc commune colonies and a lichen Xanthoria elegans depend on a dose and duration of UV-B stress. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 55–68.

Komárek, J. (2015): About endemism of cyanobacteria in freshwater habitats of maritime Antarctica. Algological Studies, 148, 15–32.

Komárek, J., Genuário, D.B., Fiore, M.F., Elster, J. (2015): Heterocytous cyanobacteria of the Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Polar Biology, 38, 475–492, IF 1.586.

Kopalová K., Kociolek J.P., Lowe R.L., Zidarova R., Van de Vijver B. (2015): Five new species of the genus Humidophila (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Diatom Research, 30, 117–131, IF 1.746.

Mishra A., Hájek J., Tuháčková T., Barták M., Mishra K. B. (2015): Features of chlorophyll fluorescence transients can be used to investigate low temperature induced effects on photosystem II of algal lichens from polar regions. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 99–111.

Mlčoch, B., Švábenická, L. (2015): Nanofosílie spodního campanu v sedimentech na východních svazích mesety Lachman Crags, ostrov Jamese Rosse, Antarktida. Zprávy o geologických výzkumech v roce 2014, F – Výzkumy v zahraničí, 1–3.

Nehyba, S., Nývlt, D. (2015): “Bottomsets” of the lava-fed delta of James Ross Island Volcanic Group, Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Polish Polar Research, 36, 1–24, IF 1,275.

Nezhybová, V., Mašová, Š. (2015): Basic epidemiological data on metazoan parasites of notothenioid fish off James Ross Island (Prince Gustav Channel, Weddell Sea), Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 44–54.

Skácelová, K., Hrbáček, F., Chattová, B., Láska, K., Barták, M. (2015): Biodiversity of freshwater autotrophs in selected wet places in northern coastal ecosystems of James Ross Island. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 12–26.

Van de Vijver B., Kopalová K., Kociolek J.P., Ector L. (2015): Denticula jamesrossensis, a new freshwater diatom (Bacillariophyta) species from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Fottea, 15, 105–111, IF 1.930.

Van de Vijver B., Kopalová K., Zidarova R. (2015): Three new Craticula species (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Phytotaxa, 213, 45–55, IF 1.318.

Wolf, P. (2015): Solar energy utilization in overall energy budget of the Johann Gregor Mendel Antarctic station during austral summer season. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 1–11.

Žákovská, A., Zezulová, O., Brat, K. (2015): Changes in immunological and physiological parameters in urine during Antarctic Scientific Expedition. Czech Polar Reports, 5, 69–74.



Balarinová, K., Barták, M., Hazdrová, J., Hájek, J., Jílková, J. (2014): Changes in photosynthesis, pigment composition and glutathione contents in two Antarctic lichens during a light stress and recovery. Photosynthetica 52(4), 458–567. IF2013: 1.007

Hamilton P., De Haan M., Kopalová K., Zidarova R. & Van de Vijver B. (2014) An evaluation of selected Neidium species from the Antarctic Region. Diatom Research 29(1): 27–40. IF2013: 1.000

Kopalová K., Ochyra R., Nedbalová L., Van de Vijver B. (2014) Bryophitic diatoms on two contrasting Maritime Antarctic islands. Plant Ecology and Evolution 147(1), 67–84. IF2013: 0.96

Nývlt, D., Braucher, R., Engel, Z., Mlčoch, B., ASTER Team (2014): Timing of the Northern Prince Gustav Ice Stream retreat and the deglaciation of northern James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula during the last glacial–interglacial transition. Quaternary Research 82, 441–449. IF2013: 2.583

Petrzik, K., Vondrák, J., Barták, M., Peksa, O., Kubešová, O. (2014): Lichens - a new source or yet unknown host of herbaceaous plant viruses? European Journal of Plant Pathology 138(3), 549–559. IF2013: 1.707

Pichrtová, M., Kulichová, J., Holzinger, A. (2014): Nitrogen Limitation and Slow Drying Induce Desiccation Tolerance in Conjugating Green Algae (Zygnematophyceae, Streptophyta) from Polar Habitats. PLOS ONE 9(11), e113137. IF2013: 3.534

Sakala, J., Vodrážka, R. (2014): A new species of Antarctoxylon: A contribution to the early angiosperm ecosystem of Antarctica during the late Cretaceous. Antarctic Science 26(4), 371–376. IF2013: 1.417

Van de Vijver B., Zidarova R., Kopalová K. (2014) New species in the genus Muelleria (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Fottea 14(1): 77–90. IF2013: 1.627

Van de Vijver B., Kopalová K., Zidarova R., Levkov Z. (2014) Revision of the genus Halamphora (Bacillariophyta) in the Antarctic Region. Plant Ecology and Evolution 147(3), 374–391. IF2013: 0.96

Wetzel C.E., Van de Vijver B., Kopalová K., Hoffmann L., Pfister L., Ector L. (2014) Type analysis of the South American diatom Achnanthes haynaldii (Bacillariophyta) and description of Planothidium amphibium sp. nov., from aerial and aquatic environments of Oregon (USA). Plant Ecology and Evolution 147(3), 439–454. IF2013: 0.96

Zidarova R., Kopalová K., Van de Vijver B. (2014) The genus Stauroneis (Bacillariophyta) from the South Shetland Islands and James Ross Island (Antarctica). Fottea 14(2), 201–207. IF2013: 1.627

Zvěřina, O., Láska, K., Červenka, R., Kuta, J., Coufalík, P., Komárek, J., 2014. Analysis of mercury and other heavy metals accumulated in lichen Usnea antarctica from James Ross Island, Antarctica. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 186 (12), 9089–9100. IF2013: 1.679

Barták, M. (2014): Lichen Photosynthesis. Scaling from the Cellular to the Organism Level. In: The Structural Basis of Biological Energy Generation. Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration. Series: Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration 39, 379–400, Springer, Dordrecht. ISBN 978-94-017-8741-3

Barták, M., Váczi, P. (2014): Long-term fluorometric measurements of photosynthetic processes in Antarctic moss Bryum sp. during austral summer season. Czech Polar Reports 4(1), 63–72.

Brat, K., Merta, Z., Ševčík, P. (2014): Effects of moderate- to high-level physical performance on blood levels of cardiac biomarkers in extreme conditions of Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 4(1), 9–16.

Conti, S., Hazdrová, J., Hájek, J., Očenášová, P., Barták, M., Skácelová, K., Adamo, P. (2014): Comparative analysis of heterogeneity of primary photosynthetic processes within fruticose lichen thalli: Preliminary study of interspecific differences. Czech Polar Reports 4(2), 149–157.

Komárek, J. (2014): Phenotypic and ecological diversity of freshwater coccoid cyanobacteria from maritime Antarctica and Islands of NW Weddell Sea. II. Czech Polar Reports 4(1), 17–39.

Kvaček, J. (2014): Marattiopsis vodrazkae sp. nov. (Marattiaceae) from the Campanian of the Hidden Lake Formation, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Acta Musei Nationalis Pragae, Series B – Historia Naturalis 70(3–4), 211–218.

Nehyba, S., Nývlt, D. (2014): Deposits of pyroclastic mass flows at Bibby Hill (Pliocene, James Ross Island, Antarctica). Czech Polar Reports 4(2) 103–122.

Očenášová, P., Barták, M., Hájek, J. (2014): Photoinhibition of photosynthesis in Antarctic lichen Usnea antarctica. II. Analysis of non-photochemical quenching mechanisms activated by low to medium light doses. Czech Polar Reports 4(1), 90–99.

Sehnal, L., Barták, M., Váczi, P. (2014): Comparative study of diurnal changes in photosynthetic activity of the biological soil crust and lichen: effects of abiotic factors (Petuniabukta, Svalbard). Czech Polar Reports 4(2), 158–167.
Sehnal, L., Váczi, P., Barták, M. (2014): Effect of temperature and increased concentration of CO2 on growth and photosynthetic activity of polar alga Trebouxia sp. Czech Polar Reports 4(1): 47–56.

Skácelová, K., Barták, M. (2014): Species richness of microbial mats from temporary freshwater pond in Solorina Valley, James Ross Island. Czech Polar Reports 4(2), 185–192.

Stachoň, Z., Russnák, J., Nývlt, D., Hrbáček, F. (2014): Stabilisation of geodetic points in the surroundings of Johann Gregor Mendel Station, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 4(1), 80–89.

Van de Vijver, B., Kopalová, K. (2014): Four Achnathidium species (Bacillariophyta) formerly identified as Achnathidium minutissimum from the Antarctic region. European Journal of Taxonomy 79, 1–19.


Kopalová, K., Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Elster, J., Van de Vijver, B. (2013): Diversity, ecology and biogeography of the freshwater diatom communities from Ulu Peninsula (James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula). - Polar Biology IF 2,006, 36:933–948, DOI 10.1007/s00300-013-1317-5.

Kosina, M., Barták, M., Mašlaňová, I., Vávrová, Pascutti, A., Šedo, O., Lexa, M., Sedláček, I. (2013): Pseudomonas prosekii sp. nov., a Novel Psychrotrophic Bacterium from Antarctica. - Current Microbiology IF 1,520 Springer US, 67(6)637-646. ISSN 0343-8651. doi:10.1007/s00284-013-0406-6.

Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Kopáček, J., Šobr, M., Elster, J. (2013): Freshwater lakes of Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, northeast Antarctic Peninsula: origin, geomorphology and physical and chemical limnology. - Antarctic Science IF 1,630 25(3), 358–372, doi:10.1017/S0954102012000934.

Petrzik, K., Vondrák, J., Barták, M., Peksa, O., Kubešová, O. (2013): Lichens - a new source or yet unknown host of herbaceous plant viruses? - European Journal of Plant Pathology IF 1,610 ISSN: 0929-1873 (Print) 1573-8469 (Online). Springer Netherlands.

Genuario, D.G., Correa, D.M., Komárek, J., Fiore, M.F. (2013): Characterization of freshwater benthic biofilm-forming Hydrocoryne (Cyanobacteria) isolates from Antarctica. - Journal of Phycology IF 2,239 (article first published online: 5.11.2013, DOI: 10.1111/jpy.12124).

Kopalová, K., Van de Vijver, B. (2013): Structure and ecology of freshwater benthic diatom communities from Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands. - Antarctic Science IF 1,630, Vol. 25, Issue 2, Special Issue SI, Pages: 239-253, DOI: 10.1017/S0954102012000764.

Mašová, Š., Baruš, V. (2013): Redescription of cystacanths of Corynosoma pseudohamanni Zdzitowiecki, 1984 (Acanthocephala: Polymorphidae) from paratenic fish hosts. - Folia Parasitologica IF 2,515 ISSN 0015-5683 (printed), ISSN 1803-6465 (online).

Pavel, V., Weidinger, K. (2013): First records of the white-rumped sandpiper and brown-hooded gull south-east of the Antarctic Peninsula. - Antarctic Science IF 1,630 25:387-388.

Škaloud, P., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J., Komárek, J. (2013): A curious occurrence of Hazenia broadyi spec. nova in Antarctica and the review of the genus Hazenia (Ulotrichales, Chlorophyceae). - Polar Biology IF 2,006, 36:1281–1291, DOI 10.1007/s00300-013-1347-z.

Van de Vijver, B., Wetzel, C., Kopalova, K., et al. (2013): Analysis of the type material of Achnanthidium lanceolatum BREBISSON ex KUTZING (Bacillariophyta) with the description of two new Planothidium species from the Antarctic Region. - Fottea IF 1,372 Vol. 13, Issue 2, Pages 105-117.

Van de Vijver, B., Kopalova, K., Zidarova, R., Cox, E.J. (2013): New and interesting small-celled naviculoid diatoms (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. - Nova Hedwigia IF 0,809 Vol. 97, Issue 1-2, Pages 189-208, DOI: 10.1127/0029-5035/2013/0101.

Weidinger, K., Pavel, V. (2013): Predator–prey interactions between the South Polar skua Catharacta maccormicki and Antarctic tern Sterna vittata. - Journal of Avian Biology IF 2,02 44: 089-095.

Weidinger, K., Pavel, V. (2013): Abundance and breeding of the Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata at the James Ross and Seymour Islands, NE Antarctic Peninsula. - Polar Biology IF 2,006 36:299-304.

Prošek, P. (ed): Antarktida. Academia, Praha.
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Davies, B.J., Glasser, N.F., Carrivick, J.L., Hambrey, M.J., Smellie, J.L., Nývlt, D. (2013): Landscape evolution and ice–sheet behaviour in a semi–arid polar environment: James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula. Kapitola v monografii. In: Hambrey, M.J., Barker, P.F., Barrett, P.J., Bowman, V., Davies, B., Smellie, J.L., Tranter, M. (eds): Antarctic Palaeoenvironments and Earth-Surface Processes. Geological Society, London, Special Publication, 381, 353–395.

Kapler, P. (2013): The national Antarctic programme of the Czech Republic. Kapitola v odborné knize. In: Wratt, G.: A story of Antarctic co-operation: 25 Years of the Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs. Monografie Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs (COMNAP), ISBN 978-0-473-24776-8 (softcover), ISBN 978-0-473-24777-5 (pdf), tisk TolTech Print, New Zealand, 19.9.2013.

Balarinová, K., Váczi, P., Barták, M., Hazdrová, J., Forbelská, M. (2013): Temperature-dependent growth rate and photosynthetic performance of Antarctic symbiotic alga Trebouxia sp. cultivated in a bioreactor. Czech Polar Reports, 3/1: 19-27.

Coufalík P., Váczi P., Zvěřina O., Trnková K., Skácelová K., Barták M., Komárek J. (2013): Nitrate and ammonium ions contents in field minibioreactors with Antarctic freshwater autotrophs. Czech Polar Reports 3/2, 196-207.
Prošek, P., Barták, M., Láska, K., Suchánek, A., Hájek, J., Kapler, P. (2013): Facilities of J.G. Mendel Antarctic station: Technical and technological solutions with a special respect to energy sources. Czech Polar Reports, 3/1, s. 38-57,

Skácelová, K., Barták, M., Coufalík, P., Nývlt, D., Trnková, K. (2013): Biodiversity of freshwater algae and cyanobacteria on deglaciated northern part of James Ross Island, Antarctica. A preliminary study. Czech Polar Reports, 3/2: 93-106.

Váczi, P., Hájek, J. (2013): Annual water temperature courses in a small-area water pool at James Ross Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 3/2: 213-219.

Vilumbrales, D. M., Skácelová, K., Barták. M. (2013): Sensitivity of Antarctic freshwater algae to salt stress assessed by fast chlorophyll fluorescence transient. Czech Polar Reports, 3/2: 163-172.

Komárek, J. (2013): Phenotypic and ecological diversity of freshwater coccoid cyanobacteria from maritime Antarctica and islands of NW Weddell Sea. I. Synechococcales. Czech Polar Reports, 3/2: 130-143.

Sedláček, I., Grillová, L., Kroupová, E., Černohlávková, J., Šmajs, D. (2013): Isolation of human pathogen Escherichia albertii from faeces of seals (Leptonychotes weddelli) in James Ross Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports, 3/2: 173-183.


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