Härer A, Torres-Dowdall J, Rometsch S, Yohannes E, Machado-Schiaffino G and Meyer A: Parallel and non-parallel changes of the gut microbiota during trophic diversification in repeated young adaptive radiations of sympatric cichlid fish. bioRxiv. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/793760
Härer A, Karagic N, Meyer A and Torres-Dowdall J: Reverting ontogeny: rapid phenotypic plasticity of colour vision in cichlid fish. Royal Society Open Science 6: 190841.
Härer A, Meyer A and Torres-Dowdall J: Convergent phenotypic evolution of the visual system via different molecular routes: how Neotropical cichlid fishes adapt to novel light environments. Evolution Letters 2(4): 341-354.
Karagic N, Härer A, Meyer A and Torres-Dowdall J: Heterochronic opsin expression due to early light deprivation results in drastically shifted visual sensitivity in a cichlid fish: Possible role of thyroid hormone signaling. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution 330: 202-214.
Härer A, Torres-Dowdall J and Meyer A: Rapid adaptation to a novel light environment: The importance of ontogeny and phenotypic plasticity in shaping the visual system of Nicaraguan Midas cichlid fish (Amphilophus citrinellus spp.). Molecular Ecology 26(20): 5582-5593.
Torres-Dowdall J, Pierotti MER, Härer A, Karagic N, Woltering J, Henning F, Elmer KR and Meyer A: Using the whole toolbox: multiple molecular mechanisms are involved in the parallel rapid adaptive evolution of the visual system of Neotropical Midas cichlid fish. Molecular Biology and Evolution 34(10): 2469-2485.
Härer A, Torres-Dowdall J and Meyer A: The Imperiled Fish Fauna in the Nicaragua Canal Zone. Conservation Biology 31: 86-95.
Huete-Pérez JA, Ortega-Hegg M, Urquhart GR, [and 21 others, including Härer A]: Critical uncertainties and gaps in the environmental and social impact assessment of the proposed transoceanic canal through Nicaragua. BioScience 66: 632-645.
Verheyen E, [and 69 others, including Härer A] (2016). Oil extraction imperils Africa’s Great Lakes. Science 354: 561-562.