Publications

 

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M., David, R., Neudert, M. (Under review). Higher Auditory Sensitivity to Speech-frequencies in Chimpanzees and Bonobos than Humans.

Scherberich, J., Taszus, R., Stoessel, A., & Nowotny, M. (2020). Comparative micromechanics of bushcricket ears with and without a specialized auditory fovea region in the crista acustica. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 287(1929), 20200909.

Grawunder,S., Crockford, C., Clay, Z., Kalan, A.K., Stevens, J.M.G., Stoessel, A., Hohmann, G. (2019). Response to Garcia and Dunn: No evidence that maximum fundamental frequency reflects selection for signal diminution in bonobos. Current Biology, 29: R734-R735.

Janssens, L*, Gunz, P., Stenger, T., Fischer, M.S., Boone, M., Stoessel, A.* (2019). Bony labyrinth shape differs distinctively between modern wolves and dogs. Zoomorphology 5: 1-9. *authors contributed equally

Liu, S.-P., Richter, A., Stoessel, A., Beutel R.G. (2019). The mesosomal anatomy of Myrmecia nigrocincta workers and evolutionary transformations in Formicidae (Hymenoptera). Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 77: 1-19.

Grawunder,S., Crockford, C., Clay, Z., Kalan, A.K., Stevens, J.M.G., Stoessel, A., Hohmann, G. (2018). Higher fundamental frequency in bonobos is explained by larynx morphology, not body size. Current Biology, 28: R1188-R1189

Stoessel, A., David, R. Gunz, P. Schmidt, T., Spoor, F., Hublin, J.-J. (2016). Morphology and Function of Neandertal and Modern Human Ear Ossicles. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA (PNAS), Vol 113, 41: 11489–11494

David, R., Stoessel, A., Berthoz, A., Spoor, F., Bennequin, D. (2016). Assessing morphology and function of the semicircular duct system: introducing new in-situ visualization and software toolbox. Scientific Reports 6.

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., David, R., Spoor, F. (2016). Comparative Anatomy of the Middle Ear Ossicles of Extant Hominids – Introducing a Geometric Morphometric Protocol. Journal of Human Evolution, 91: 1-25.

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Kuhrig, M., Hublin, J.J., Spoor, F. (2015). The bony labyrinth of the Oberkassel hominins. In: Liane Giemsch & Ralf W. Schmitz (eds.): Oberkassel 1914–2014. 100 years of research on the late glacial burial. Rheinische Ausgrabungen, pp. 175-180.

Stoessel, A., Kilbourne, B.M., Fischer, M.S. (2013). Morphological integration versus ecological plasticity in the avian pelvic limb skeleton. Journal of Morphology, 274: 483–495.

Stoessel, A. & Fischer, M.S. (2012). Comparative intralimb coordination in avian bipedal locomotion. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215: 4055-4069.

Stoessel, A., Junold, A., Fischer, M.S. (2010). The morphology of the eutherian ethmoidal region and its implications for higher-order phylogeny. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 48: 167-180.

 

BOOK CHAPTER

Die Morphologie des Innenohres (2019). In: Udo Ganßloser und Kate Kitchenham (eds.). Hunde-Forschung aktuell: Anatomie, Ökologie, Verhalten. Pp. 328-331.

 

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M., Lasurashvili, N., & Neudert, M. (2019). Functional morphology of the middle ear of Homo and Pan - implications for the evolution of human hearing capacities. Journal of Morphology, 280(S1), S225-S225.

David, R., Gunz, P., Stoessel, A., Spoor, F. (2019). Accurately predicting head motion in fossil primates using soft-tissue information. Proceedings of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution 8 (p. 44).

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M, Lasurashvili, N., Neudert, M. (2018). First experimental analysis if the bonobo and common chimpanzee middle ear function. Proceedings of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution 7 (p. 182).

Neudert, M., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M., Lasurashvili, N., Zahnert, T., Stoessel, A. (2018). Middle ear transfer function characterisation of chimpanzees (Pan paniscus and Pan troglodytes) and its comparison to the homo sapiens. Laryngo-Rhino-Otologie, 97(S 02), 10412.

Stoessel, A., David, R., Gunz, P., Hublin, J.-J., Spoor, F. (2017). Shape and function of the hominid auditory region. Folia Primatologica. 88:2: 154-155.

Stoessel, A., David, R. Gunz, P. Schmidt, T., Spoor, F., Hublin, J.-J. (2016). Different shapes but similar function of Neandertal and anatomically modern human ear ossicles. Proceedings of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution 5 (p. 228).

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F, David, R., Schmidt, T., Hublin, J.J. (2014). Small bones, big differences – A comparison of modern human and Neandertal ear ossicles. Proceedings of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution 3 (p. 160).

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F. (2014). Comparative anatomy of ear ossicles in African apes and modern humans-Introducing a geometric morphometric measurement protocol. American Journal of Physical Anthropology (pp. 246-247).

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F. (2013). Geometric morphometric analysis of ear ossicles in African apes and modern humans. Proceedings of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution 2 (p. 217).

Gunz, P., Stoessel, A., Neubauer, S., Kuhrig, M. Hoyka, M. Hublin, J.-J. , Spoor, F. (2013). Morphological integration of the bony labyrinth and the cranial base in modern humans and Neandertals. Proceedings of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution 2 (p. 104).

Stoessel, A., Junold, A., Fischer, M.S. (2007). The morphology of the eutherian ethmoidal region and its relevance for higher-order eutherian phylogeny. Journal of Morphology, 122: 268 (12): 1138.

 

CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS AS PRESENTER (PODIUM)

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M., Lasurashvili, N., & Neudert, M. (2019). Functional morphology of the middle ear of Homo and Pan. 112th Annual Meeting of the Germn Zoological Society, Jena, Germany.

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M., Lasurashvili, N., & Neudert, M. (2019). Functional morphology of the middle ear of Homo and Pan - implications for the evolution of human hearing capacities. 12th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Praha, Czech Republic.

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M, Lasurashvili, N., Neudert, M. (2018). First experimental analysis if the bonobo and common chimpanzee middle ear function. 8th Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution, Faro, Portugal.

Stoessel, A., Ossmann, S., Bornitz, M, Lasurashvili, N., Neudert, M. (2018). First comparison of modern human and chimpanzee middle ear transfer function. 8th International symposium on Middle Ear Mechanics in Research and Otology, Shanghai, China.

Stoessel, A., David, R., Gunz, P., Hublin, J.-J., Spoor, F. (2017). Shape and function of the hominid auditory region. 7th European Federation of Primatology Meeting, Strasbourg, France.

Stoessel, A., David, R. Gunz, P. Schmidt, T., Spoor, F., Hublin, J.-J. (2016). Different shapes but similar function of Neandertal and anatomically modern human ear ossicles. 6th Annual Meeting of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution, Madrid, Spain.

Stoessel, A., David, R., Gunz, P., Ossmann, S., Hublin, J.-J., Spoor, F. (2016). Exploring the evolution of the auditory morphology of primates using in-situ soft-tissue visualization and geometric morphometrics. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, DC, USA.

Stoessel, A. (2015). Evolution of modern human middle ear ossicles – Evidence from extant and extinct species. 7th International symposium on Middle Ear Mechanics in Research and Otology, Aalborg, Denmark.

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F, David, R., Schmidt, T., Hublin, J.J. (2014). Small bones, big differences – A comparison of modern human and Neandertal ear ossicles. 3rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution, Florence, Italy.

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F. (2014). Comparative anatomy of ear ossicles in African apes and modern humans-Introducing a geometric morphometric measurement protocol. 83rd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA), Calgary, Canada.

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., David, R., Spoor, F. (2013). The bony labyrinth of extant hominids and its bearing on phylogenetic relations and locomotion of fossil hominins. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.

Stoessel, A. & Fischer, M.S. (2010). 2D/3D kinematics of avian terrestrial locomotion. 9th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Punta del Este, Uruguay.

Stoessel, A. (2009). Avian bipedal locomotion – a biplane high-speed motion analysis”. XROMM Summerschool, Brown University, Providence, USA

Stoessel, A. (2009). Die Bipedie der Vögel – Funktionsmorphologie in der Ornithologie. Nachwuchstagung Ornithologie, MPI Seewiesen, Germany

 

CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS AS PRESENTER (POSTER)

Stoessel, A., Gunz, P., Spoor, F. (2013). Geometric morphometric analysis of ear ossicles in African apes and modern humans. 3rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution, Vienna, Austria.

Stoessel, A. (Stößel) (2008). Avian Striding Locomotion: Hindlimb Kinematics and Spatio-Temporal Gait Characteristics. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft, Jena, Germany. Abstractband der 101. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft in Jena.

Stoessel, A. (Stößel), Junold, A., Fischer, M.S. (2007). The morphology of the eutherian ethmoidal region and its relevance for higher-order eutherian phylogeny. 8th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Paris, France.