Schmera D, Árva D, Boda P, Bódis E, Bolgovics Á, Borics G, Csercsa A, Deák Cs, Krasznai EÁ, Kukács BA, Mauchart P, Móra A, Sály P, Specziár A, Süveges K, Szivák I, Takács P, Tóth M, Várbíró G, Vojtkó AE, Erős T 2018 Does isolation influence the relative role of environmental and dispersal-related processes in stream networks? An empirical test of the network position hypothesis using multiple taxa. Freshwater Biology 63: 74-85.

Schmera D, Podani J 2018 Through the jungle of methods quantifying multiple-site resemblance. Ecological Informatics 44: 1-6.

Schmera D, Podani J, Botta-Dukát Z, Erős T 2018 On the reliability of the Elements of Metacommunity Structure framework for separating idealized metacommunity patterns. Ecological Indicators 85: 853-860.

Schmera D, Rusterholz HP, Baur A, Baur B 2018 Intensity-dependent impact of sport climbing on vascular plants and land snails on limestone cliffs. Biological Conservation 224: 63-70.

Specziár A, Árva D, Tóth M, Móra A, Schmera D, Várbíró G, Erős T 2018 Environmental and spatial drivers of beta diversity components of chironomid metacommunities on contrasting freshwater systems. Hydrobiologia 819: 123-143.

Podani J, Ódor P, Fattorini S, Strona G, Heino J, Schmera D 2018 Exploring multiple presence-absence data structures in ecology. Ecological Modelling 383: 41-51.


Schmera D 2017 On the operative use of community overlap in analyzing incidence data. Community Ecology 18: 117-119.

Schmera D, Heino J, Podani J, Erős T, Dolédec S 2017 Functional diversity: a review of methodology and current knowledge in freshwater macroinvertebrate research. Hydrobiologia 787: 27-44.

Baur B, Baur A, Schmera D 2017 Impact assessment of intense sport climbing on limestone cliffs: response of rock-dwelling land snails. Ecological Indicators 72: 260-267.

Erős T, Takács P, Specziár A, Schmera D, Sály P 2017 Effect of landscape context on fish metacommunity structuring in stream networks. Freshwater Biology 62: 215-228.


Schmera D, Pizá J, Reinartz E, Ursenbacher S, Baur B 2016 Breeding system, shell size and age at sexual maturity affect sperm length in stylommatophoran gastropods. BMC Evolutionary Biology 16: 89.

Nery T, Schmera D 2016 The effects of top-down and bottom-up controls on macroinvertebrate assemblages in headwater streams. Hydrobiologia 763: 173-181.

Podani J, Schmera D 2016 Once again on the components of pairwise beta diversity. Ecological Informatics 32: 63-68.


Schmera D, Baur A, Baur B 2015 Size-dependent shell growth and survival in natural populations of the rock-dwelling land snail Chondrina clienta. Canadian Journal of Zoology 93: 403-410.

Schmera D, Podani J, Heino J, Erős T, Poff NL 2015 A proposed unified terminology of species traits in stream ecology. Freshwater Science 34: 823-830.

Chen Y, Schmera D 2015 Additive partitioning of a beta diversity index is controversial. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112: E7161.

Heino J, Melo AS, Bini LM, Altermatt F, Al-Shami SA, Angeler DG, Bonada N, Brand C, Callisto M, Cottenie K, Dangles O, Dudgeon D, Encalada A, Göthe E, Grönroos M, Hamada N, Jacobsen D, Landeiro VL, Ligeiro R, Martins RT, Miserendino ML, Rawi CSM, Rodrigez ME, Roque FdO, Sandin L, Schmera D, Sgarbi LF, Simaika JP, Siqueira T, Thompson RM, Townsend CR 2015 A comparative analysis reveals weak relationships between ecological factors and beta diversity of stream insect metacommunities at two spatial levels. Ecology and Evolution 5: 1235-1248.

Karádi-Kovács K, Selmeczy GB, Padisák J, Schmera D 2015 Food, substrate or both? Decomposition of reed leaves (Phragmites australis) by aquatic macroinvertebrates in a large shallow lake (Lake Balaton, Hungary). Annales de Limologie – International Journal of Limnology 51: 79-88.


Schmera D, Baur B 2014 Gastropod communities in alpine grasslands are characterized by high beta diversity. Community Ecology 15:246-255.

Schmera D, Podani J, Erős T, Heino J 2014 Combining taxon-by-trait and taxon-by-site matrices for analysing trait patterns of macroinvertebrate communities: a rejoinder to Monaghan & Soares (2014). Freshwater Biology 59: 1551-1557.

Baur B, Meier T, Baur A, Schmera D 2014 Terrestrial gastropod diversity in an alpine region: disentagling effects of elevation, area, geometric constraints, habitat type and land-use intensity. Ecography 37: 390-401.

Baur B, Meier T, Schmera D, Baur M, Baur A 2014 Die Vielfalt der Landschnecken in der Val Münstair. Haupt Verlag, Bern, pp. 211.

Cardoso P, Rigal F, Carvalho JC, Fortelius M, Borges PAV, Podani J, Schmera D 2014 Partitioning taxon, phylogenetic and functional beta diversity into replacement and richness difference components. Journal of Biogeography 41: 749-761.

Erős T, Sály P, Takács P, Higgins CL, Bíró P, Schmera D 2014 Quantifying temporal variability in the metacommunity structure of stream fishes: the influence of non-native species and environmental drivers. Hydrobiologia 722: 31-43.

Haeussler E. Schmera D, Baur B 2014 Parasitic mites influence intra- and interpopulational variation in sperm length in a simultaneous hermaphrodite land snail (Gastropoda: Helicidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 1036-1046.

Haeussler EM, Schmera D, Baur A, Baur B 2014 Random mating with respect to mating status in the simultaneously hermaphroditic land snail Arianta arbustorum. Invertebrate Reproduction & Development 58: 115-123.

Podani J, Jordán F, Schmera D 2014 A new approach to exploring architecture of bipartite (interaction) ecological networks. Journal of Complex Networks 2: 168-186.


Schmera D, Erős T, Heino J 2013 Habitat filtering determines spatial variation of macroinvertebrate community traits in northern headwater stream. Community Ecology 14: 77-88.

Schmera D, Podani J 2013 Components of beta diversity in hierarchical sampling designs: a new approach. Ecological Indicators 26: 126-136.

Carvalho JC, Cardoso P, Borges PAV, Schmera D, Podani J 2013 Measuring fractions of beta diversity and their relationships to nestedness: a theoretical and empirical comparison of novel approaches. Oikos 122: 825-834.

Heino J, Schmera D, Erős T 2013 A macroecological prespective of trait patterns in stream communities. Freshwater Biology 58: 1539-1555.

Podani J, Ricotta C, Schmera D 2013 A general framework for analyzing beta diversity, nestedness and related community-level phenomena based on abundance data. Ecological Complexity 15: 52-61.

Podani J, Ricotta C, Pausas JG, Schmera D 2013 Combinatorial functional diversity: an information theoretical approach. Community Ecology 14: 180-188.


Schmera D, Baur B, Erős T 2012 Does functional redundancy of communities provide insurance against human disturbances? An analysis using regional-scale invertebrate data. Hydrobiologia 693: 183-194.

Schmera D, Erős T 2012 Sample size influences the variation of invertebrate diversity among different levels of a stream habitat hierarchy. International Review of Hydrobiology 97: 74-82.

Schmera D, Guerin PM 2012 Plant volatile compounds shorten reaction time and enhance attraction of the codling moth (Cydia pomonella) to codlemone. Pest Management Science 68: 454-461.

Baur B, Schmera D 2012 Veränderungen im Lebensraum Rhein. Exotische wirbellose Kleintiere verdrängen zunehmend einheimische Arten. Regio Basiliensis 53: 121-126.

Erős T, Olden JD, Schick RS, Schmera D, Fortin M-J 2012 Characterizing connectivity relationships in freshwaters using patch-based graphs. Landscape Ecology 27: 303-317.

Haeussler EM, Piza J, Schmera D, Baur B 2012 Intensity of parasitic mite infection decreases with hibernation duration of the host snail Parasitology 139: 1038-1044.

Podani J, Schmera D 2012 A comparative evaluation of pairwise nestedness measures Ecography 35: 889-900.

Schmidlin S, Schmera D, Baur B 2012 Alien molluscs affect the composition and diversity of native macroinvertebrates in a sandy flat of Lake Neuchatel, Switzerland. Hydrobiologia 679: 233-249.

Schmidlin S, Schmera D, Ursenbacher S, Baur B 2012 Separate introduction but lack of genetic variability in the invasive Corbicula spp. in Swiss lakes. Aquatic Invasions 7: 73-80.


Schmera D, Baur B 2011 Testing a typology system of running waters for conservation planning in Hungary. Hydrobiologia 665: 183-194.

Schmera D, Erős T 2011 The role of sampling effort, taxonomical resolution and abundance weight in multivariate comparison of stream dwelling caddisfly assemblages collected from riffle and pool habitats. Ecological Indicators 11: 230-239.

Schmera D, Podani J 2011 Comments on separating components of beta diversity. Community Ecology 12: 153-160.

Erős T, Schmera D, Schick RS 2011 Network thinking in riverscape conservation - A graph-based approach. Biological Conservation 144: 184-192.

Minoretti N, Schmera D, Kupernagel S, Zschoke S, Armbruster GFJ, Beese K, Baur A, Baur B 2011 Determinants of female and male reproductive success in a simultaneous hermaphrodite land snail. Animal Behaviour 82: 707-715.

Podani J, Schmera D 2011 A new conceptual and methodological framework for exploring and explaining pattern in presence-absence data. Oikos 120: 1625-1638.

Szentesi Á, Schmera D 2011 Aphid infestation promotes survival of a seed predator: observations and experiments on a tritrophic community module. Aphid-Plant Interactions 5: 319-330.


Erős T, Schmera D 2010 Spatio-temporal scaling of biodiversity and the species–time relationship in a stream fish assemblage. Freshwater Biology 55: 2391-2400.

Wirth A, Schmera D, Baur B 2010 Native and alien macroinvertebrate richness in a remnant of the former river Rhine: a source for recolonisation of restored habitats? Hydrobiologia 652: 89-100.


Schmera D, Podani J, Erős T 2009 Measuring the contribution of community members to functional diversity. Oikos 118: 961-971.

Schmera D, Erős T, Podani J 2009 A measure for assessing functional diversity in ecological communities. Aquatic Ecology 43: 157-167.

Schmera D, Erős T 2009 Felaprózó tegzesek térbeli eloszlása egy középhegységi patak gázló élőhelyegységében. Hidrológiai Közlöny 89: 167-168.

Erős T, Heino J, Schmera D, Rask M 2009 Characterizing functional trait diversity and trait-environment relationships in fish assemblages of boreal lakes. Freshwater Biology 54: 1788-1803.


Schmera D, Erős T 2008 Linking scale and diversity partitioning in comparing species diversity of caddisflies in riffle and pool habitats. Fundamental and Applied Limnology 172: 205-215.

Schmera D, Erős T 2008 Amintavételi erőfeszítés hatása a mintareprezentativitásra. Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 18: 209-213.

Erős T, Tóth B, Sevcsik A, Schmera D 2008 Comparison of fish assemblage diversity in natural and artificial rip-rap habitats in the littoral zone of a large river (River Danube). International Review of Hydrobiology 93: 88-101.


Schmera D, Erős T, Greenwood MT 2007 Spatial organization of a shredder guild of caddisflies (Trichoptera) in a riffle - searching for the effect of competition. Limnologica 37: 129-136.

Schmera D, Szentesi Á, Jermy T 2007 Within field movement of overwintered Colorado potato beetle: a patch-based approach Journal of Applied Entomology 131: 34-39.

Podani J, Schmera D 2007 How should a dendrogram-based measure of functional diversity function? A rejoinder to Petchey and Gaston. Oikos 116: 1427-1430.


Schmera D 2006 Természetvédelmi értékmérők alkalmazási problémái Hidrológiai Közlöny 86: 102-103.

Schmera D, Erős T 2006 Estimating sample representativeness in a survey of stream caddisfly fauna Annales de Limnologie - International Journal of Limnology 42: 181-186.

Schmera D, Erős T 2006 A fajgazdagság becslésének skálafüggő értelmezése: esettanulmány tegzesekkel Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 14: 205-210.

Podani J, Schmera D 2006 On dendrogram-based measures of functional diversity Oikos 115: 179-185.

Szentesi Á, Schmera D, Jermy T 2006 Spatial and temporal organization of the pre-dispersal seed predator guild in a perennial legume, Vicia tenuifolia Ecological Entomology 31: 114-122.

Kiss O, Szentkirályi F, Schmera D 2006 Tegzesek (Trichoptera) szezonális rajzás-aktivitásának jellemzése eltérő élőhelyeken történő fénycsapdás monitorozás alapján Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 14: 139-149.

Polgár AL, Schmera D 2006 Toxicitás alacsonyabb rendű hasznos élő szervezeteken In Darvas B és Székács A (eds) Mezőgazdasági toxikológia. I'Harmattan Kiadó, Budapest p. 129-134.


Schmera D 2005 Néhány fénycsapdával gyűjtött tegzesfaj (Insecta: Trichoptera) ivararány-elemzése Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 13: 195-199.

Schmera D 2005 Tegzeslárvák (Insecta: Trichoptera) koegzisztencialis mintázatai börzsönyi kisvízfolyások szakasz térskálaszintjén Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 13: 201-206.

Schmera D, Erős T 2005 Tegzesegyüttesek (Trichoptera) funkcionálisszerveződése a Kemence-patak vízgyűjtőjének (Börzsöny) gázló és medence élőhelytípusaiban Hidrológiai Közlöny 85: 120-121.

Schmera D, Erős T 2005 Tegzesegyüttesek (Trichptera) diverzitása a kemence-patak vízgyűjtőjének (Börzsöny) gázló és medence élőhelytípusaiban Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 13: 207-211.

Kiss O, Schmera D 2005 Community structure of caddis larvae (Trichoptera) in the Szalajka stream, North Hungary Braueria 32: 20-23.

Erős T, Schmera D, Cser B, Csabai Z, Murányi D 2005 Makrogerinctelen együttesek összetétele két középhegységi patakban - a patak rendűség és a gázló-medence szerkezet szerepe Acta Biologica Debrecina Supplementum Oecologica Hungarica 13: 85-94.

Tóth M, Imrei Z, Szarukán I, Voigt E, Schmera D, Vuts J, Harmincz K, Subchev M 2005 Gyümölcs- ill. virágkárokat okozó cserebogárfélék kémiai kommunikációja: egy évtized kutatási eredményei Növényvédelem 41: 581-588.


Schmera D 2004 Effect of 'species weighting' on conservation status evaluation: a case study with light-trapped adult caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) Limnologica 34: 274-278.

Schmera D 2004 Spatial distribution and coexistence patterns of caddisfly larvae (Trichoptera) in a Hungarian stream International Review of Hydrobiology 89: 51-57.

Schmera D 2004 Nested assemblage structure of caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) inhabiting in North-Hungarian streams Folia Historico Naturalia Musei Matraensis 28: 195-198.

Schmera D, Erős T 2004 Effect of riverbed morphology, stream order and season on the structural and functional attributes of caddisfly assemblages (Insecta: Trichoptera) Annales de Limnologie - International Journal of Limnology 40: 193-200.

Schmera D, Tóth M, Subchev M, Sredkov I,Szarukán I, Jermy T, Szentesi Á 2004 Importance of visual and chemical cues in the development of an attractant trap for Epicometis (Tropinota) hirta Poda (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of an attractant trap for Epicometis (Tropinota) hirta Poda (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Crop Protection 23: 939-944.

Schmera D, Kiss O 2004 A new measure of conservation value combining rarity and ecological diversity: a case study with light trap collected caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 50: 195-210.

Tóth M, Schmera D, Imrei Z 2004 Optimization of a chemical attractant for Epicometis (Tropinota) hirta Poda Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 59: 288-292.


Schmera D 2003 Assessing stream dwelling caddifly assembalges (Insecta: Trichoptera) collected by light traps in Hungary Biodiversity and Conservation 12: 1175-1191.

Schmera D 2003 Light trap-collected caddisfly (Insecta: Trichoptera) assemblages reflect altitude Community Ecology 4: 233-236.

Kiss O, Schmera D, Fehér I 2003 Characteristics of caddis larvae assembalges from shallow lakes in the Bükk Mountains, North Hungary Hydrobiologia 506-509: 365-372.


Schmera D 2002 Seasonal change of light trap-collected caddisfly (Insecta: Trichoptera) assemblages in the Börzsöny Mounatins, northern Hungary Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Trichoptera / Nova Supplementa Entomologica 15: 559-564.

Schmera D 2002 The caddisfly (Insecta: Trichoptera) fauna of the Börzsöny Mountains (Northern Hungary) with reference to the effect of air temperature on the succes of light trapping Lauterbornia 44: 65-73.

Schmera D 2002 Comparison of species richness of light trap-collected caddisfly assemblages (Insecta: Trichoptera) using rarefaction Opuscula Zoologica (Budapest) 34: 77-83.

Schmera D 2002 Indikálják-e a tegzes együttesek funkcionális táplálkozásbiológiai csoportjai a patakok állapotát? Hidrológiai Közlöny 82: 103-104.

Schmera D 2002 Notes on the larval habitat preference and microdistribution of Potamophylax rotundipennis (Insecta: Trichoptera) in a stream reach of the Börzsöny Mountains (Northern Hungary) Folia Historico Naturalia Musei Matraensis 26: 241-243.

Kiss O, Schmera D 2002 Community structure of caddis larvae (Trichoptera) in the Szalajak stream, North Hungary In Kiss, O. (ed) Diversity of Trichoptera. Published by O. Kiss p. 5-13.

Kriska Gy, Schmera D 2002 A Potamophylax rotundipennis (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae) eltérő alapanyagú lakócsöveinek antipredációs jelentősége Dytiscus marginalis (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) lárvával szemben Hidrológiai Közlöny 82: 73-75.


Schmera D 2001 A method for quantitative evaulationof the entdangerment status of Trichoptera assemblages in Hungary Lauterbornia 40: 101-107.

Schmera D 2001 A Börzsöny-hegység tegzes lárva együttesei (Insecta: Trichoptera) Hidrológiai Közlöny 81: 452-425.

Schmera D 2001 A Halesus digitatus (Schrank 1781) tegzes faj (Insecta: Trichoptera) repülés aktivitás mintázatai Hidrológiai Közlöny 81: 457-458.

Schmera D 2001 New data to the caddisfly (Insecta: Trichoptera) fauna of the Velencei Mountains (Transdanubian Central Mountains, Hungary) Folia Historico Naturalia Musei Matraensis 25: 111-112.

Schmera D 2001 Seasonal activity of caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) in the Börzsöny Mountains, North Hungary Opuscula Zoologica (Budapest) 33: 83-89.

Szentkirályi F, Leskó K, Kádár F, Schmera D 2001 Az erdészeti fénycsapda hálózat adatainak rovarmonitorozásra való hasznosítási lehetőségei Erdészeti Tudományos Intézet Kiadványai 15: 126-153.


Schmera D 2000 Az Oecetis testacea Curtis, 1834 (Insecta: Trichoptera) előfordulása Magyarországon Folia Historico Naturalia Musei Matraensis 24: 127-128.

Schmera D 2000 Figyelemreméltó tegzesfaj (Insecta: Trichoptera) előfordulása az országos fénycsapdahálózat gyűjtéseiben Növényvédelem 36: 357-358.

Schmera D, Kiss O 2000 Mintavételezésből adódó eltérések tegzesek (Trichoptera) vizsgálata esetében Hidrológiai Közlöny 80: 383-384.

Kiss O, Mogyorósi A, Schmera D 2000 A Bükk hegységi Határ lápa és Tárkányi patak Trichoptera lárvatársulásai Hidrológiai Közlöny 80: 362-363.


Schmera D 1999 Adatok néhány agrárterület tegzeseinek (Trichoptera) ismeretéhez Növényvédelem 35: 105-107.

Schmera D 1999 Előtanulmány az Északi-középhegység patakjainak tegzes (Trichoptera) lárva együtteseiről Hidrológiai Közlöny 79: 337-338.

Schmera D 1999 Tegzesegyüttesek (Insecta: Trichoptera) közösségszerkezeti változásai a Bernecei-patak (Börzsöny-hegység) mentén Természetvédelmi Közlemények 8: 173-183.

Kiss O, Schmera D 1999 Trichoptera from a light trap in the Börzsöny Mountains, northern Hungary, 1996 Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Trichoptera p: 171-174.

Kozár F, Konczné Benedicti Zs, Schmera D 1999 Adatok a Körös-Maros Nemzeti Parkban fűféléken élő pajzstetű (Homoptera: Coccoidea) fajok ismeretéhez, különös területtel a Balskovics pusztai kisérleti területre Crisicum 2: 111-114.


Schmera D, Kiss O 1997 A Börzsöny-hegység Bernecei-patakjának Trichoptera lárva-együttesei Hidrológiai Közlöny 77: 96-97.

Kiss O, Schmera D 1997 The caddisflies of a refugium area in north Hungary Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Trichoptera p: 221-225.


Kiss O, Schmera D 1996 Die Köcherfliegen der Quellregionen des nord-ungarischen Bükk Gebirges Crunoecia 5: 67-70.

Kiss O, Böcsödi Z, Kontsán J, Schmera D, Sipos Cs 1994 Adatok az Upponyi-szoros lepidoptera faunájához Acta Academiae Agriensis 21: 235-242.