Thomas Niklaus Sieber

Dr. Thomas Niklaus Sieber
Institut für Terrestrische Ökosysteme (ITES)
ETH Zürich
ETH Zentrum CHN G 76.2
Universitätstrasse 22
CH-8092 Zürich

Phone2: +41 (0) 44 632 32 17
Fax: +41 (0) 44 632 13 58
E-mail: thomas.sieber(at)
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Key Publications of Thomas Niklaus Sieber (up to ten) :
Sieber, T. N. (2002). Fungal root endophytes. In: Plant Roots: The Hidden Half, 3rd ed., rev. and expanded (Waisel, Y., Eshel, A., Kafkafi, U. (eds, New York, Basel: Marcel Dekker, pp. 887-917.

Grünig, C. R., McDonald, B. A., Sieber, T. N., Rogers, S. O. & O. Holdenrieder (2004). Evidence for subdivision of the root-endophyte Phialocephala fortinii into cryptic species and recombination within species. Fungal Genetics and Biology 41(7): 676-687.

Sieber, T. N. & Grünig, C. R. (2006). Biodiversity of fungal root-endophyte communities and populations in particular of the dark septate endophyte Phialocephala fortinii s. l. In: Microbial Root Endophytes (Schulz, B., Boyle, C., Sieber, T. N. (eds, Berlin: Springer, pp. 107-132.

Sieber, T. N. (2007). Endophytic fungi of forest trees: are they mutualists. Fungal Biology Reviews 21 (2/3): 75-89.

Grünig, C. R., V. Queloz, T. N. Sieber & O. Holdenrieder (2008). Dark septate endophytes (DSE) of the Phialocephala fortinii s.l. – Acephala applanata species complex in tree roots: classification, population biology, and ecology. Botany 86: 1355-1369.

Expertise of Thomas Niklaus Sieber:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic BiosphereBiosphere
Topic EcosystemsEcosystems
Terrestrial Ecosystems
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Ecological Sustainability
Time FrameRecent / Today
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Applied Research / Technology

Last update: 3/21/19
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