Centrum biologie, geověd a envigogiky / Center for Biology, Geosciences and Environments


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Mergl, Michal , Šmídtová, Nikola
Dendritické vrtby v miskách ramenonožců ze středního devonu (eifelu) pražské pánve (Barrandien, Česká republika)

Three ichnospecies of dendritic borings (Clionolithes cf. cervicornis, C. isp. A, and C. isp. B) were observed in abundant brachiopod shells in the Třebotov Formation (lowermost Eifelian, zone Polygnathus partitus) in two Prague localities (Praha–Holyně, “V rokli”, and Praha–Barrandov, street “K&...

Mergl, Michal
First record of Podichnus in byronid shell from the Lower Devonian (Pragian) of the Prague Basin, Czechia

Brachiopod etching trace Podichnus, typically with centrifugally arranged clusters of holes or slits, has hitherto been known only in calcium carbonate substrates. The similar etching trace is newly described on calcium phosphate substrate. The trace Podichnus isp. in a wall of a phosph...

BENES, Jaromir , TODOROSKA, Valentina , BUDILOVA, Kristyna , KOVARNIK, Jaromir , Pavelka, Jaroslav , ATANASOSKA, Nevenka , BUMEL, Jiri , FLORENZANO, Assunta , MAJEROVICOVA, Tereza , VONDROVSKY, Vaclav , PTAKOVA, Michaela , BEDNAR, Petr , RICHTERA, Lukas , KUCERA, Lukas
What about dinner? Chemical and microresidue analysis reveals the function of late neolithic ceramic pans.

The Late Neolithic palafitte site, Ustie na Drim, in the northern part of Lake Ohrid (North Macedonia), excavated in 1962, offered ceramic fragments of large, flat, elongated pans. These artifacts could be dated by relative chronology to roughly around 5200–5000 BC. According to th...

Němcová, Jana , Cerna, Katerina , Rob, Filip , Smahelova, Jana , Tresnak Hercogova, Jana , Marx, Josef , Traxmandlová, Iva , Ondic, Ondrej
Prevalence of high-risk human papillomavirus DNA and mRNA and its association with abnormal anal cytology in the Czech male anal cancer screening cohort

Anal cancer (AC) screening is justified in high-risk populations, particularly HIV-positive men having sex with men (MSM). HR-HPV testing could improve the efficiency of cytologically based screening of AC, as in the screening of biologically analogical cervical cancer. The specificity of HR...

Holec, Jan , Vampola, Petr , Kout, Jiří , Beran, M , Krisai-Greilhuber, I , Hahn, C , Kolařík, M
Polyporus tubaeformis (Basidiomycota, Polyporaceae) – identity, ecology and distribution in the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Ukraine

Records of Polyporus tubaeformis are newly reported from the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia, and Ukraine. They originate from mountains at the elevation 750–1250 m a.s.l., namely Bohemian Forest, Northern Limestone Alps, Western and Eastern Carpathians. The habitats are a) steep rocky slo...