Dr. Thorsten Utescher

Interessensgebiete

palaeoclimatology, palaeobotany

Kontakt

Nussallee 8, Raum 305
Buisy - NR: 3.005
Telefon: +49 228 73-9773
Telefax: +49 228 73-9037
Email: utescher [at] geo.uni-bonn.de

Forschung


Forschungsgebiet

Quantitative methods for palaeoclimate and vegetation reconstructions
Continental climate evolution in the Cenozoic of Eurasia
Analysis and spatial mapping of plant diversity in the Cenozoic
Vegetation reconstructions based on statistical interpretations of palynomorph spectra
Vegetation reconstruction based on diversity of plant functional types
Interaction of climate and vegetation change

 

Aktuelle Projekte

Neogene Climate Evolution in Eurasia - NECLIME

Finger Prints of the Gulf Stream Intensity in the Cenozoic A view on continental climate and biodiversity on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean (DFG)

 

Abgeschlossene Projekte

Detailed climate records for the Cenozoic of Northwestern Germany and neighbouring areas (DFG)

Ecosystem and climate evolution in the Neogene of Bulgaria (DFG)

Lehre


Module

WS Umwelt- und Angewandt-Geologisches Oberseminar

Veröffentlichungen


Articles


2018

Srivastava, G., Paudayal, K.N., Utescher, T., Mehrotra, R., 2018. Miocene vegetation shift and climate change: Evidence from the Siwalik of Nepal. Global and Planetary Change 161, 108–120.

2017

Bondarenko, OV, Blokhina, NI, Bruch, AA, Henrot, A, and Utescher, T (2017). Quantification of Calabrian vegetation in Southern Primory'e (Far East of Russia) using multiple proxies. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:253–264.

François, L, Bruch, AA, Utescher, T, Spicer, RA, and Spicer, T (2017). Reconstructing Cenozoic vegetation from proxy data and models – A NECLIME synthesis (Editorial) Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:1–286.

Henrot, A, Utescher, T, Erdei, B, Dury, M, Hamon, N, Ramstein, G, Krapp, M, Herold, N, Goldner, A, Favre, E, Munhoven, G, and François, L (2017). Middle Miocene climate and vegetation models and their validation with proxy data Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:95–119.

Popova, S, Utescher, T, Gromyko, DV, Bruch, AA, Henrot, A, and Mosbrugger, V (2017). Cenozoic vegetation gradients in the mid- and higher latitudes of Central Eurasia and climatic implications Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:69–82.

Prinz, L., Schäfer, A., McCann, T., Utescher, T., Lokay, P., Asmus, S., 2017. Facies analysis and depositional model of the Serravallian-age Neurath Sand, Lower Rhine Basin (W Germany). Netherlands Journal of Geosciences — Geologie en Mijnbouw, 1-21. doi:10.1017/njg.2016.51.

Utescher, T., Dreist, A., Henrot, A.-J., Hickler, T., Liu, Y.-S. (C.), Mosbrugger, V., Portmann, F.T., Salzmann, U., 2017. Continental climate gradients in North America and Western Eurasia before and after the closure of the Central American Seaway. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 472, 120–130.

Utescher, T, Erdei, B, Hably, L, and Mosbrugger, V (2017). Late Miocene vegetation of the Pannonian Basin Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:131–148.

Yavuz, N, Culha, G, Demirer, SS, Utescher, T, and Aydın, A (2017). Pollen, ostracod and stable isotope records of palaeoenvironment and climate: Upper Miocene and Pliocene of the Çankırı Basin (Central Anatolia, Turkey)
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 467:149–185.

2016

Huang, Y.-J., Linbo, J., Wang, Q., Mosbrugger, V., Utescher, T., Su, T., Zhou, Z.-K., in press. Cenozoic plant diversity of Yunnan: A review. Plant Diversity. DOI: 10.1016/j.pld.2016.11.004.

François, L.M., Bruch, A.A., Utescher, T., Spicer, R.A., Spicer, T.E.V., 2016. Reconstructing Cenozoic vegetation from proxy data and models – a NECLIME synthesis (Editorial). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.11.043.

Bondarenko, O.V., Blokhina, N.I., Bruch, A.A., Henrot, A.-J., Utescher, T., 2016. Quantification of Calabrian vegetation in Southern Primory'e (Far East of Russia) using multiple proxies. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.09.017 .

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D.V., Bruch, A.A., Henrot, A.-J., Mosbrugger, V., 2016. Cenozoic vegetation gradients in the mid- and higher latitudes of Central Eurasia and climatic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.09.016.

Henrot, A.-J., Utescher, T., Erdei, B., Dury, M., Hamon, N., Ramstein, G., Krapp, M., Herold, N., Goldner, A., Favre, E., Munhoven, G., François, L.M., 2016. Middle Miocene climate and vegetation models and their validation with proxy data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.05.026.

Yavuz, N., Culha, G., Demirer, S.S., Utescher, T., Aydin, A., 2016. Pollen, ostracod and stable isotope records of palaeoenvironment and climate: Upper Miocene and Pliocene of the Çankırı Basin (Central Anatolia, Turkey). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.04.023.

Utescher, T., Erdei, D., Hably, L., Mosbrugger, V., 2016. Late Miocene vegetation of the Pannonian Basin. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.02.042.

Van Dam, J.A., Utescher, T., 2016. Plant- and micromammal-based paleoprecipitation proxies: comparing results of the Coexistence and Climate-Diversity Approach. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 443, 18–33.

2015

Akkiraz, M.S., Akgün, F., Utescher, T., Wilde, V., Bruch, A.A., Mosbrugger, V., Üçbaş-Durak, S.D., 2015. Palaeoecology of the Early-Middle Miocene Coal-Bearing Sediments: Examples From the Uşak-Güre and Soma Basins. Geological Bulletin of Turkey 58, 39–59.

Huang, Y.-J., Chen, W.-Y., Jacques, F.M.B., Liu, Y.-S. (C.), Utescher, T., Su, T., Ferguson, D.K., Zhou, Z.-K., 2015. Late Pliocene temperatures and their spatial variation at the southeastern border of the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 111, 44–53.

Utescher, T., Bondarenko, O.V., Mosbrugger, V., 2015. The Cenozoic Cooling – continental signals from the Atlantic and Pacific side of Eurasia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 415, 121–133.

Licht, A., Boura, A., de Franceschi, D., Utescher, T., Sein, C., Jaeger, J.-J., 2015. Late middle Eocene fossil wood of Myanmar: Implications for the landscape and the climate of the Eocene Bengal Bay. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 216, 44–54.

Mantzouka, D., Kvaček, Z., Teodoridis, V., Utescher, T., Tsaparas, N., Karakitsios, V., 2015. A new late Miocene (Tortonian) fora from Gavdos Island in southernmost Greece evaluated in the context of vegetation and climate in the Eastern Mediterranean. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 275, 47–81.

2014

Doláková, N., Holcová, K., Hladilová, S., Brzobohatý, R., Zágoršek, K., Hrabovský, J., Seko, M., Utescher, T., 2014. The Badenianparastratotype at Židlochovice from the perspective of the multiproxy study. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 271, 169-201.

Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., Erdei, B., François, L., Ivanov, D., Jacques, F.M.B., Kern, A.K., Liu, Y.-S., Mosbrugger, V., Spicer, R.A., 2014. The Coexistence Approach—Theoretical background and practical considerations of using plant fossils for climate quantification. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 410, 58–73.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., 2014. Origin, sediment fill, and sequence stratigraphy of the Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin (Germany) interpreted from well logs. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften 165(2), 287-314.

Roth-Nebelsick, A., Oehm, C., Grein, M., Utescher, T., Kunzmann, L., Friedrich, J.P., Konrad, W., 2014. Stomatal density and index data of Platanus neptuni leaf fossils and their evaluation as a CO2 proxy for the Oligocene. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 206, 1–9.

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Tang, H., Utescher, T., 2014. Miocene shift of European atmospheric circulation from trade wind to westerlies. Scientific Reports 4 : 5660. DOI: 10.1038/srep05660

Quan, C., Liu, Z., Utescher, T., Jin, J., Shu, J., Li, Y., Liu, Y.-S., 2014. Revisiting the Paleogene climate pattern of East Asia: A synthetic review. Earth-Science Reviews 139, 213–230.

Mantzouka, D., Kvaček, Z., Teodoridis, V., Utescher, T., Tsaparas, N., Karakitsios, V., 2014. A new late Miocene (Tortonian) flora from Gavdos Island in southernmost Greece evaluated in the context of vegetation and climate in the Eastern Mediterranean. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 275(1), 47-81.

2013

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., 2013. Paleogene temperature gradient, seasonal variation and climate evolution of northeast China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 313-314, 150–161.

Bozukov, V., Ivanov, D., Utescher, T., 2013. Ficus palamarevii sp. nov. (Moraceae), a new subtropical element in the Bulgarian Paleogene flora. Comptes rendus de l'Académie bulgare des sciences: sciences mathématiques et naturelles 66, 1733-1738.

Bondarenko, O., Blokhina, N., Utescher, T., 2013. Quantification of Calabrian climate in the higher latitudes (southern Primory'e, Far East of Russia) - an integrative case of study using multiple proxies. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 386, 445–458.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D.V., Mosbrugger, V., Herzog, E., Francois, L., 2013. Vegetation change in Siberia and the Northeast of Russia during the Cenozoic Cooling – a study based on diversity of plant functional types. Palaios 28, 418-432.

Rasmussen, E.S., Utescher, T., Dybkjaer, K., 2013. Drowning of the Miocene Billund delta, Jylland: land–sea fluctuations during a global warming event. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin 28, 9-12.

Quan, C., Han, S., Utescher, T., Zhang, C., Liu, Y.-S (C.), 2013. Validation of temperature–precipitation based aridity index: Paleoclimatic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 386, 86-95.

Grein, M., Oehm, C., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., Kunzmann, L., Roth-Nebelsick, A., 2013. Atmospheric CO2 from the late Oligocene to early Miocene based on photosynthesis data and fossil leaf characteristics. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 374, 41-51.

2012

Akkiraz, M.S., Akgün, F., Utescher, T., Wilde, V., Bruch, A.A., Mosbrugger, V., Üçbaş, S.D., 2012. Palaeoflora and climate of lignite-bearing lower−middle Miocene sediments in the Seyitömer and Tunçbilek sub-basins, Kütahya Province, Northwest Turkey. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 21, 213-235. doi:10.3906/yer-1007-45.

Erdei, B., Utescher, T., Hably, L., Tamás, J., Roth-Nebelsick, A., Grein, M., 2012. Early Oligocene continental climate of the Palaeogene Basin (Hungary and Slovenia) and the surrounding area. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 21, 153-186. doi:10.3906/yer-1005-29.

Hoorn, C., Straathof, J., Abels, H.A., Xu, Y., Utescher, T., Dupont-Nivet, G., 2012. A late Eocene palynological record of climate change and Tibetan Plateau uplift (Xining Basin, China). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 344–345, 16–38.

Ivanov, D., Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., Bozukov, V., Djorgova, N., Slavomirova, E., 2012. Late Miocene palaeoclimate and ecosystem dynamics in southwestern Bulgaria − a study based on pollen data from the Gotse-Delchev. Basin. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 21, 187-211. doi:10.3906/yer-1004-45

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D., Bruch, A.A., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Palaeoclimate evolution in Siberia and the Russian Far East from the Oligocene to Pliocene – evidence from fruit and seed floras. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 21, 315-334. doi:10.3906/yer-1005-6

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., 2012. Paleogene temperature gradient, seasonal variation and climate evolution of northeast China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 313-314, 150-161.

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., 2012. Eocene monsoon prevalence over China: A paleobotanical perspective. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 365-366, 302-311.

Roth-Nebelsick, A., Grein, M., Utescher, T., Konrad, W., 2012. Stomatal pore length change in leaves of Eotrigonobalanus furcinervis (Fagaceae) from the Late Eocene to the Latest Oligocene and its impact on gas exchange and CO2 reconstruction. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 174, 106-112.

Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Dreist, A., Dybkjær, K., Mosbrugger, V., Pross, J., Wilde, V., 2012. Variability of Neogene continental climates in Northwest Europe – a detailed study based on microfloras. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 21, 289-314. doi:10.3906/yer-1005-3.

Xing, Y., Utescher, T., Jacques, F.M.B., Tao S., Liu, Y.-S, Huang, J.-J., Zhou, Z.-Z., 2012. Paleoclimatic estimation reveals a weak winter monsoon in southwestern China during the late Miocene: Evidence from plant macrofossils. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 358–360, 19-26.

2011

Eronen, J.T., Micheels, A., Utescher, T., 2011. A comparison of estimates of mean annual precipitation from different proxies: a pilot study for the European Neogene. Evolutionary Ecology Research 13, 851–867.

Grein, M., Oehm, C., Roth-Nebelsick, A., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., 2011. Atmospheric CO2 at the Oligocene/Miocene transition reconstructed by using fossil plant material. EGU 2011 (03-08.04.2011), Vienna, Austria.

Akkiraz, M.S., Akgün, F., Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. Precipitation gradients during the Miocene in Western and Central Turkey as quantified from pollen data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 276-290.

Micheels, A., Bruch, A.A., Eronen, J., Fortelius, M., Harzhauser, M., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. Analysis of heat transport mechanisms from a Late Miocene model experiment with a fully-coupled atmosphere-ocean general circulation model. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 337-350.

Liu, Y.C., Utescher, T., Zhou, Z., Sun, B., 2011. The evolution of Miocene climates in North China: Preliminary results of quantitative reconstructions from plant fossil records. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 308–317.

Bozukov, V.S, Utescher, T., Ivanov, D.A., Tsenov, B.V., Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. New results for the fossil macroflora of the Beli Breg Lignite Basin, West Bulgaria. Phytologia Balcanica 17, 3-19.

Bruch, A.A., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., and NECLIME members, 2011. Precipitation patterns in the Miocene of Central Europe and the development of continentality. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 202-211.

Ivanov, D., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., Syabryaj, S., Djordjević-Milutinović, D., Molchanoff, S., 2011. Miocene vegetation and climate dynamics in Eastern and Central Paratethys(Southeastern Europe). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 262-275.

Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., Micheels, A., Mosbrugger, V., Popova, S., 2011. Cenozoic climate gradients in Eurasia a palaeo-perspective on future climate change? Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 351-358.

François, L., Utescher, T., Favre, E., Henrot, A.-J., Warnant, P., Micheels, A., Erdei, B., Suc, J.-P., Cheddadi, R., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. Modelling Late Miocene vegetation in Europe: Results of the CARAIB model and comparison with palaeovegetation data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 359-378.

Utescher, T., Böhme, M., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. The Neogene of Eurasia: Spatial gradients and temporal trends - The second synthesis of NECLIME. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304, 196-201.

Grein, M., Utescher, T., Wilde, V., Roth-Nebelsick, A., 2011. Reconstruction of the middle Eocene climate of Messel using palaeobotanical data. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 260 (3), 305 – 318.

Grein, M., Konrad, W., Wilde, V., Utescher, T., Roth-Nebelsick, A., 2011. Reconstruction of atmospheric CO2 during the early middle Eocene by application of a gas exchange model to fossil plants from the Messel Formation, Germany. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 309, 383–391.

Stefanova, M., Ivanov, D.A., Utescher, T., 2011. Geochemical appraisal of palaeovegetation and climate oscillation in the Late Miocene of Western Bulgaria. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1363–1374.

Larsson, L.M., Dybkjær, K., Rasmussen, E.S., Piasecki, S., Utescher, T., Vajda, V., 2011. Miocene climate evolution of northern Europe: A palynological investigation from Denmark. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 309, 161–175.

Quan, C., Liu, Y.C., Utescher, T., 2011. Paleogene evolution of precipitation in Northeastern China supporting the Middle Eocene intensification of the East Asian Monsoon. Palaios 26, 743–753.

2010

Micheels, A., Popova, S., Uhl, D., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., 2010. Klimawandel und Vegetation im Miozän - was wir aus der Vergangenheit lernen können. Natur und Museum 140, 268-273.

2009

Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., Ivanov, D., Dilcher, D.L., 2009. Present-day climatic equivalents of European Cenozoic climates. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 284, 544-552.

Bozukov, V., Utescher, T., Ivanov, D., 2008. Late Eocene to early Miocene climate and vegetation of Bulgaria. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 153,360-374.

Utescher, T., Ivanov, D., Harzhauser, M., Bozukov, V., Ashraf, A.R., Rolf, C., Urbat, M., Mosbrugger, V., 2009. Cyclic climate and vegetation change in the late Miocene of Western Bulgaria. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 272, 99-114.

2008

Ivanov, D., Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., Slavomirova, E., Djorgova, N., Bozukov, V., 2008. Vegetation structure and dynamics in the late Miocene of Staniantsi Basin (west Bulgaria). First results. Comptes rendu de lŽAcadémie Bulgare des Sciences 61, 223-232.

2007

Utescher, T., and Mosbrugger, V., 2007. Eocene vegetation patterns reconstructed from plant diversity - A global perspective. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 247, 243-271.

Uhl, D., Klotz, S., Traiser, C., Thiel, C., Utescher, T., Kowalski, E., Dilcher, D.L., 2007. Cenozoic paleotemperatures and leaf physiognomy - A European perspective. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 248, 24-31.

Steppuhn, A., Micheels, A., Bruch, A.A., Uhl, D., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., 2007. The sensitivity of ECHAM4/ML to a double CO2 scenario for the Late Miocene and the comparison to terrestrial proxy data. Global and Planetary Change 57, 189-212.

Erdei, B., Hably, L., Kázmér, M., Utescher. T., Bruch, A.A., 2007. Neogene flora and vegetation development in the Pannonian Basin - relations to palaeoclimate and palaeogeography. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 253: 115-140

Syabryaj, S., Molchanoff, S., Utescher,T., Bruch, A.A., 2007. Changes of climate and vegetation during the Miocene on the territory of Ukraine. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 253: 153-168.

Utescher, T., Dordjevic-Milutinovic, D., Bruch, A.A., Mosbrugger, V., 2007: Palaeoclimate and vegetation change in Serbia during the last 30 Ma. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 253, 157-168.

Utescher, T., Erdei, B., Francois, L., Mosbrugger, V., 2007. Tree diversity in the Miocene forests of Western Eurasia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 253: 242-266.

Ivanov, D., Ashraf, A.R., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., Slavomirova, E., 2007. Late Miocene vegetation and climate of the Balkan region: palynology of the Beli Breg Coal Basin sediments. Geologica Carpathica 58, 367-381.

2006

Bruch, A.A., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., Gabrielyan, I. and Ivanov, D.A., 2006. Late Miocene terrestrial climate in the circum-Alpine realm - a quantitative paleobotanical analyses. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 238, 270-280.

2005

Mosbrugger, V., Utescher, T., and Dilcher D., 2005. Cenozoic continental climatic evolution of Central Europe. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 102(42), 14964-14969.

Poole, I., Cantrill, D., and Utescher, T., 2005. A multi-proxy approach to determine Antarctic terrestrial palaeoclimate during the Late Cretaceous and Early Tertiary. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 222, 95-121.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., Valdivia-Manchego, M., Klett, M., Eichhorst, F. and von der Hocht, F. (2005): The Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin - rifting, sediment input, and cyclic stratigraphy. Geologische Rundschau, 94, 621-639.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., Klett, M. & Valdivia-Manchego, M. (2005): The Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin - rifting, sedimentation, and cyclic stratigraphy.- International Journal of Earth Sciences ⁄ Geologische Rundschau, 94, 621-639.

2004

Bruch, A.A., Utescher, T., Alcalde Olivares C., Dolakova, N., Mosbrugger, V. (2004): Middle and Late Miocene spatial temperature patterns and gradients in Central Europe - preliminary results based on palaeobotanical climate reconstructions. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg, 249, 15-27.

Roth-Nebelsick, A., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., Diester-Haass, L., and Walther, H., 2004. Changes in atmosperic CO2 concentrations and climate from the Late Eocene to Early Miocene: palaeobotanical reconstruction based on fossil floras from Saxony, Germany. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 205, 43-67.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T. & Mörs, Th. (2004): Stratigraphy of the Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin, northwestern Germany.- Newsletters on Stratigraphy, 40, 1/2, 73 - 110, Stuttgart.

2003

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T. and Mörs, T., 2004. Stratigraphy of the Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin, northwestern Germany. Newsletters on Stratigraphy, 40, 73-110.

Uhl, D., Mosbrugger, V., Bruch, A. and Utescher, T., 2003. Reconstructing palaeotemperatures using leaf floras - case studies for a comparison of leaf margin analysis and the coexistence approach. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 126/1-2, 49-64.

2002

Agusti, J., Andrews, P., Armour-Chelu, M., Begun, D.R., Cameron, D.W., Damuth, J., Daxner-Höck, G., De Bonis, L., Fejfar, O., Fessaha, N., Fortelius, M., Franzen, J., Gasparik, M., Gentry, A., Heissig, K., Hernyak, G., Kaiser, T., Koufos, G.D., Krolopp, E., Janossy, D., Llenas, M., Meszaros, L., Müller, P., Renne, P., Rocek, Z., Sen, S., Scott, R., Szyndlar, Z., Topál, G., Ungar, P.S., Utescher, T., Van Dam, J.A., Werdelin, L., and Ziegler, R., 2002. Recent advances on multidisciplinary research at Rudabánya, Late Miocene (MN9), Hungary: a compendium. Palaeontographica Italica, 89, 3-36.

Figueiral, I., Mosbrugger V., Rowe, N., Utescher, T., Jones, T. and Von Der Hocht, F., 2002. Role of Charcoal Analysis for Interpreting Vegetation Change and Paleoclimate in the Miocene Rhine Embayment (Germany). Palaios, 17, 347-365.

Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V. and Ashraf, A.R., 2002. Facies and paleogeography of the Tertiary of the Lower Rhine Basin - sedimentary versus climatic control. Geologie en Mijnbouw, Netherlands Journal of Earth Sciences 81, 185-191.

2000

Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V. and Ashraf, A.R., 2000. Terrestrial climate evolution in Northwest Germany over the last 25 million years. Palaios 15, 430-449.

1999

Gebka, M., Mosbrugger, V., Schilling, H.-D., and Utescher, T., 1999. Regional scale palaeoclimate modelling on soft proxy-data basis - an example from the Upper Miocene of the Lower Rhine Embayment. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 152, 225-258.

1998

Klein, H., Utescher, T., and Langer, W., 1998. Zur Karbonatmikrofazies der unteren Eifel-Stufe/Mitteldevon am Ohlesberg bei Bad Münstereifel/Eifel. Decheniana, 151, 227-243.

Figueiral, I., Mosbrugger, V., Rowe, N.P., Ashraf, A.R., Utescher, T., and Jones, T.P., 1998: The Miocene peat-forming vegetation of northwestern Germany: an analysis of wood remains and comparison with previous palynological interpretations. Rev. Palaeobot. Palynol., 104, 239-266.

1997

Ashaf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., and Utescher, T., 1997. Palynological studies in the Neogene of the open-pit mines Inden and Bergheim (Lower Rhine Embayment, Germany). Cour. Forsch.-Inst. Senckenberg, 201, 29-46.

Utescher, T., Gebka, M., Mosbrugger, V., Schilling, H.-D., and Ashraf, A.R., 1997. Regional palaeontological-meteorological palaeoclimate reconstruction of the Neogene Lower Rhine Embayment. Meded. Nederlands Inst. Toegepaste Geow., 58, 263-271.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., and von der Hocht, F., 1997. Klastische Sedimentsysteme im Tertiär der Niederrheinischen Bucht. In: Ricken, W. (ed): Terra Nostra, 97/3, 68 - 113.

Mosbrugger, V., and Utescher, T., 1997. The coexistence approach - a method for quantitative reconstructions of Tertiary terrestrial palaeoclimate data using plant fossils. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 134, 61-86.

Jones, T.P., Fortier, S.M., Mosbrugger, V., Roessler, J., Utescher, T., and Ashraf, A.R., 1997. 13C/12C ratio double cyclicity in a Miocene browncoal: isotopic signals and orbital forcing. Terra Nova, 9, 19-23.

Huhn, B., Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., and Mosbrugger, V., 1997. The peat-forming vegetation in the Middle Miocene Lower Rhine Embayment, an analysis based on palynological data. Meded. Nederlands Inst. Toegepaste Geow., 58, 211-218.

Ashraf, A.R., Utescher, T., and Mosbrugger, V., 1997. Tertiary palynostratigraphy? how reproducible are the results? Meded. Nederlands Inst. Toegepaste Geow., 58, 163-170.

1992

Utescher, T., 1992. Sedimentologische Untersuchungen Fe-Oolith-führender Karbonate (Heisdorf-Erze) an der Unter-Mitteldevon-Grenze im Westlichen Rheinischen Schiefergebirge. N. Jb. Geol. Paläont. Mh., 1992, H. 5, 303-320.

Utescher, T., 1992. Mikrofazielle Untersuchungen im Unter-Mitteldevon-Grenzbereich des Westlichen Rheinischen Schiefergebirges. Decheniana, 145, 204-301.

1991

Ashraf, A. R., and Utescher, T., 1991. Sporen-Assoziationen aus dem Oberems der mittleren Eifel (Rheinisches Schiefergebirge). Palaeontographica, Abt. B, 221, 153-170.


Books, Monographs, Chapters


2017

Barrón, E., Averyanova, A., Kvaček, Z., Momohara, A., Pigg, K.B., Popova, S., Postigo-Mijarra, J.M., Tiffney, B.H., Utescher, T., Zhou, Z.-K., 2017. The Fossil History of Quercus. In: Gil-Pelegrín, Eustaquio, Peguero-Pina, José Javier, Sancho-Knapik, Domingo (Eds.). Oaks Physiological Ecology. Exploring the Functional Diversity of Genus Quercus L. pp 39-105; Springer. ISBN 978-3-319-69099-5

1993


Mosbrugger, V., Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Schilling, H.-D., and Gebka, M., 1993. Rekonstruktion der obermiozänen Klimaverhältnisse (10-5 Mio a v.h.) im Bereich der Niederrheinischen Bucht. - In: NEUGEBAUER, H.J. (ed): Kontinentale Stoffkreisläufe und ihre Modellierung.- Sonderforschungsbereich der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft, SFB 350, 15-17; Bonn.

1992


Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., and Mosbrugger, V., 1992. Zur Faziesentwicklung im Neogen der Niederrheinischen Bucht. In: Kovar-Eder, J. (ed.): Palaeovegetational development in Europe, 235-243.

Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., and Utescher, T.,1992. Palynologische Untersuchungen im Neogen der Niederrheinischen Bucht. In: Kovar-Eder, J. (ed.): Palaeovegetational development in Europe, 91-99.


Abstracts / Extended Abstracts / Reports


2017

Huang, Y.-J., Jia, L.-B., Wang, Q., Mosbrugger, V., Utescher, T., Su, T., Zhou, Z.-K., 2017. Cenozoic plant diversity of Yunnan: A review. XIX International Botanical Congress, Shenzhen, July 23-29, 2017. Abstract Book 1, p. 267.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D., Mosbrugger, V., François, L., 2017. Oligocene and Neogene vegetation change in Siberia and the northeast of Russia reconstructed from palaeocarpological data. XIX International Botanical Congress, Shenzhen, July 23-29, 2017. Abstract Book 1, p. 267, p. 267-268.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., Gromyko, D.V., Mosbrugger, V., 2017. Late Pliocene to early Pleistocene palaeoenvironments at high latitudes of the European part of Russia (Ugra peninsula). Neclime Annual Meeting, Yerevan, September 18-25. Abstract Book, p. 51 (www.neclime.de).

Utescher, T., and NECLIME members, 2017. Quantification of climate requirements of plant taxa using digital resources. Neclime Annual Meeting, Yerevan, September 18-25. Anstract Book, p. 63 (www.neclime.de).

2016

Rasmussen, E.S., Utescher, T., 2016. Early Miocene tectonism: an important event in the evolution of southern Norway. NGF Abstracts and Proceedings 1 (2016), 70-71. Norsk Geologisk Forening. ISBN: 978-82-8347-016-1.

Atalar, M., Kováĉová, M., Kayseri-Ozer, M.S., Utescher, T., Mazzini, I., Gliozzi, E., Cosentino, D., 2016. The Early Miocene-Early Pliocene Vegetation and Climate Changes at the north to northwest Çankırı -Çorum Basin (Central Anatolian Plateau). Geophysical Research Abstracts 18, EGU2016-6243-1, EGU General Assembly 2016.

Utescher, T., Bozukov, V., 2016. The Bulgarian fossil record of edible plants. XIV IPC / X IOPC, Abstracts, Bolletín de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Paleobotánica y Palinología 16, 316. ISSN3025-0121

Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., Schäfer, A., 2016. Early Pliocene mid-latitudinal climate variability and vegetation response – a case study on Zanclean strata of the Lower Rhine Basin. XIV IPC / X IOPC, Abstracts, Bolletín de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Paleobotánica y Palinología 16, 160–161. ISSN3025-0121

2015

Utescher, T., NECLIME members, 2015. Cenozoic climate change - the importance of a regional standard based on the palaeobotanical record of Yunnan. Abstract. Sino-German Symposium, Kunming 2015.

Utescher, T., 2015. Cenozoic climate evolution of the southern North Sea realm – evidence from continental palaeobotanical records. Abstract. CONOSC workshop, 18-21 March, 2015, Driebergen, the Netherlands.

Prinz, L., Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., McCann, Asmus, S., Lokay, P., 2015. Coastal high-energy Neurath Sand in Cenozoic-age Lower Rhine Basin (W Germany). GeoBerlin 2015, October 4-7, Abstracts. P. 301.

Prinz, L., McCann, T., Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., Asmus, S., Lokay, P., 2015. Sand bodies in the Frimmersdorf Lignite Seam, Garzweiler open-cast mine, Lower Rhine Basin. GeoBerlin 2015, October 4-7, Abstracts. P. 300.

Utescher, T., Erdei, B., François, L., Henrot, A.-J., 2015. Tracing precipitation patterns in SW Europe in the Miocene – a study based on diversity of plant functional types. 16th NECLIME Meeting Madrid, October 14–17, 2015. Abstract. Pp. 21-22. At www.neclime.de.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D.V., Bruch, A.A., 2015. Climate and vegetation dynamics from the High Arctic to the Caspian region during the Cenozoic – a study based on fossil macro- and microfloras. 16th NECLIME Meeting Madrid, October 14–17, 2015. Abstract. P. 29. At www.neclime.de.

Bozukov, V., Utescher, T., 2015. Dynamics of biodiversity in the Bulgarian Cenozoic flora based on macropalaeobotanical data. 16th NECLIME Meeting Madrid, October 14–17, 2015. Abstract. P. 42. At www.neclime.de.

2014

François, L., Henrot, A.-J., Utescher, T., Hamon, N., Erdei, B., Dury, M., Krapp, M., Herold, N., Goldner, A., 2014. Middle Miocene climate and vegetation model reconstructions and their validation with the NECLIME database. EGU General Assembly 2014. Geophysical Research Abstracts. 16, EGU2014-8716-2.

Mantzouka, D., Kvaček, Z., Teodoridis, V., Utescher, T., Tsaparas, N., Karakitsios, V., 2014. Gavdos Island Palaeoflora: A newly recovered late Neogene flora of the Eastern Mediterranean (Greece). 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p. 154.

François, L., Henrot, A.-J., Utescher, T., Hamon, N., Erdei, B., Dury, M., Krapp, M., Herold, N., Goldner, A., 2014. Middle Miocene vegetation reconstructions with the CARAIB dynamic vegetation model and validation using the NECLIME database. 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Gromyko, D., Bruch, A.A., 2014. Cenozoic vegetation and climate gradients along a latitudinal transect from the Caspian region to the High Arctic – results from the plant fossil record compared to modern conditions. 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

Utescher, T., Erdei, B., Hably, L., Mosbrugger, V., Tamás, J., 2014. Late Miocene Vegetation of the Pannonian Basin – an interpretation at the level of plant functional types. 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., Bondarenko, O.V., Mosbrugger, V., Popova, S., 2014. Seasonality patterns in Cenozoic continental climate reconstructed from Eurasian palaeobotanical records. 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

Bondarenko, O.V., Utescher, T., Bruch, A.A., 2014. The Calabrian climate and vegetation of southern Primory'e (Far East of Russia). 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

Utescher, T., Bozukov, V., Ivanov, D., 2014. Early Oligocene palaeoclimate in southeast Bulgaria - a study based on Palaeobotanical data from Ustren (east Rhodope Mts.). 9th European Palaeobotany-Palynology Conference, Padova, Italy. Abstract Book, p.

2013

François, L., Utescher, T., Noémie, H., Boglarka, E., Marie, D., Henrot, A., Favre, E., 2013. Testing palaeoclimate and palaeovegetation model reconstructions with palaeovegetation data: an application to the Middle Miocene. Geophysical Research Abstracts 15, EGU2013-9114.

Utescher, T., Böhme, M., Hickler, T., Liu, Y-S. (C.), Mosbrugger, V., Portmann, F., 2013. Continental climate and vegetation patterns in North America and Western Eurasia before and after the closure of the Central American Seaway.GSA 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting, Denver; 10/2013.

Bozukov, V., Utescher, T., Ivanov, D., 2013. Early Oligocene palaeoclimate in Southeast Bulgaria – A study based on preliminary palaeobotanical data from Ustren (East Rhodope Mts.). GSA 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting, Denver; 10/2013.

Grein, M., Oehm, C., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., Kunzmann, L., Roth-Nebelsick, A., 2013. Atmospheric CO2 from the late Oligocene to early Miocene reconstructed from photosynthesis data and leaf characteristics of fossil plants. Geophysical Research Abstracts 15, EGU2013.

2012

Utescher, T., 2012. Temperature and precipitation gradients in the Neogene of Eastern Eurasia – where we are now. NECLIME Symposium Nanjing, China, May 27-29, 2012, program and abstracts, p.14-15, http://www.neclime.de

Utescher, T., Dreist, A., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Recognizing climatic trends in CA analyses by using palynomorph frequency – considerations on data centre and position. NECLIME Symposium Nanjing, China, May 27-29, 2012, program and abstracts, p.26, http://www.neclime.de

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., Han, S., 2012. Climatic distribution of Eocene China: planetary wind or monsoon-dominated? NECLIME Symposium Nanjing, China, May 27-29, 2012, program and abstracts, p.30, http://www.neclime.de

Bondarenko, O.V., Utescher, T., Blokhina, N., 2012. Quantification of Calabrian climate of southern Primory’e using CA analysis. NECLIME Symposium Nanjing, China, May 27-29, 2012, program and abstracts, p.33, http://www.neclime.de

Hoorn, C., Straathof, J, Bosboom, R., Abels, H., Xu, Y., Utescher, T., Bolinder, K., Rydin, C., Dupont-Nivet, G., 2012. A late Eocene palynological record of NE Tibet as evidence for xrerophytic plant evolution and climatic and tectonic change (Xining Basin, China). Abstracts IPC/IOPC 2012. Japanese Journal of Palynology 58, 90.

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., 2012. Climatic distribution of Eocene China: planetary wind or monsoon-dominated? Abstracts IPC/IOPC 2012. Japanese Journal of Palynology 58, 192.

Quan, C., Liu, Y.-S., Utescher, T., 2012. Justification, validation and implication of aridity index for palaeoclimate. Abstracts IPC/IOPC 2012. Japanese Journal of Palynology 58, 193.

Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Mosbrugger, V., Schäfer, A., 2012. Pliocene climate cycles and variability in NW Germany prior to the onset of severe Pleistocene cooling. . Abstracts IPC/IOPC 2012. Japanese Journal of Palynology 58, 243.

Utescher, T., Böhme, M., Erdei, B., Hickler, T., Liu, Y.-S., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Anomalies in Cenozoic vegetational gradients on both sides of the North Atlantic – induced by Gulf Stream intensity?

Bozukov, V., Ivanov, D., Utescher, T., 2012. Ficus sp. in early Oligocene flora of Ustren (South Bulgaria). NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.3, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

Erdei, B., Utescher, T., Hably, L., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Late Miocene vegetation of the Pannonian Basin as reflected by plant functional types. NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.5, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

François, L., Utescher, T., Hamon, N., Erdei, B., Dury, M., Henrot, A., Favre, E., 2012. Testing palaeoclimate and palaeovegetation model reconstructions with the NECLIME palaeovegetation database: application to the Paratethys and Eastern Mediterranean region in the Middle Miocene. NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.6, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

Popova, S., Utescher, T., Herzog, E., Gromyko, D., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Cenozoic palaeovegetation patterns for Western Siberia and the Northeast of Russia reconstructed from plant functional type diversity. NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.15, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

Portmann, F., Utescher, T., 2012. Climate Risponse to variations of the Gulf Stream intensity – comparisons of model results with palaeovegetation records for the late Miocene. NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.16, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

Utescher, T., Ivanov, D., Dreist, A., Mosbrugger, V., 2012. Assessing aridity in palynomorph records – tests with a novel technique if signal enhancement and employment of aridity indices. NECLIME conference, Sofia, October1 to 4, 2012. Program and Abstracts, p.18, http://www.neclime.de/pdfs/NECLIME_Sofia_Program_Abstracts_2012_2.pdf

2011

Akkiraz, M.S., Akgün, F., Wilde V., Utescher, T., Bruch A.A., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. Miocene vegetation and climate of lignite–bearing sediments from western Turkey on the basis of palynoflora and macroflora. Anuarul Institutului Geologic al Romaniei 77, 11. NECLIME Annual meeting (27.-30.09.2011), Bucharest, Romania.

Erdei B., Hably L., Mosbrugger V., Tamás, J., Utescher, T., 2011. Climate and vegetation change in the Pannonian of the Pannonian Basin – a detailed study. Anuarul Institutului Geologic al Romaniei 77, 18. NECLIME Annual meeting (27.-30.09.2011), Bucharest, Romania.

Grein, M., Oehm, C., Roth-Nebelsick, A., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., 2011. Atmospheric CO2 at the Oligocene/Miocene transition reconstructed by using fossil plant material. EGU 2011 (03-08.04.2011), Vienna, Austria.

Kovácová M., Utescher, T., Teodoridis V., Kvacek, Z., Kucerová J., 2011. An integrated Approach in palaeoclimate Analysis based on selected Miocene Floras - a case study. Anuarul Institutului Geologic al Romaniei 77, 23. NECLIME Annual meeting (27.-30.09.2011), Bucharest, Romania.

Popova, S., Bruch A.A., François L., Gromyko D., Herzog E., Mosbrugger V., Utescher T., 2011. Reconstruction of Cenozoic vegetation patterns of Western Siberia and the Far East of Russia based on diversity studies of plant functional types. Anuarul Institutului Geologic al Romaniei 77, 26. NECLIME Annual meeting (27.-30.09.2011), Bucharest, Romania.

Quan, C., Liu, Y., Utescher, T., 2011. Climatic gradients, distribution and evolution of the East Asian Eocene. Botany 2011 (09.-13.07.2011), St. Louis, USA.

Quan, C., Liu, Y., Utescher, T., 2011. Paleogene evolution of precipitation in northeast China supporting the mid Eocene intensification of the East Asian monsoon. Botany 2011 (09.-13.07.2011), St. Louis, USA.

Quan, C., Liu, Y., Utescher, T., 2011. Paleogene seasonal variation and climate evolution of northeast China. Botany 2011 (09.-13.07.2011), St. Louis, USA.

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T., 2011. Cenozoic Lower Rhine Basin (Germany) - origin, sediment fill and sequence stratigraphy. Miocene Workshop at GEUS (06.10.2011), Copenhagen, Denmark. http://www.geus.dk/geus-general/announcements/miocene_workshop_2011.pdf

Utescher, T., Böhme, M., Micheels, A., Mosbrugger, V., 2011. Cenozoic continental palaeoclimate and diversity patterns derived from the palaeobotanical record on both sides of the North Atlantic – finger prints of the Gulf Stream. RCMNS-RCANS Interim Colloquium (21.-23.09.2011), Salamanca, Spain.

Utescher T., Böhme M., Micheels A., Mosbrugger V., Portmann F., 2011. Analysis of Cenozoic biodiversity and climate gradients on both sides of the North Atlantic – estimating Gulf Stream intensity from continental proxies. First Results. Anuarul Institutului Geologic al Romaniei 77, 39. NECLIME Annual meeting (27.-30.09.2011), Bucharest, Romania.

Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Dybkjær, K., Mosbrugger, V., Schäfer, A., 2011. Reconstruction of continental Miocene climate based on the palaeobotanical record. Miocene Workshop at GEUS (06.10.2011), Copenhagen, Denmark. http://www.geus.dk/geus-general/announcements/ miocene_workshop_2011.pdf

Van Dam, J.A., Utescher, T., 2011. Neogene precipitation in western Eurasia: Comparing small mammals and plant-based estimates. RCMNS-RCANS Interim Colloquium (21.-23.09.2011), Salamanca, Spain.

2010

Grein, M., Roth-Nebelsick, A., Wilde, V., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., 2010. Middle Eocene climate and atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration: Reconstruction by using fossil plants from the Eocene Lake Messel. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 105-106.

Popova, S., Utescher, T., 2010. Reconstructing Cenozoic climates of Western Siberia and the Far East from palaeocarpological data. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 195.

Popova, S., Micheels, A., Herzog, E., Uhl, D., Gromyko, D., Muellner, A.N., Utescher, T., Printzen, C., 2010. Phylogenetic relations of Neogene Vitaceae from Northern Eurasia under the perspective of climate change. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 196

Utescher, T., Ashraf, A.R., Dybkjaer, K., Mosbrugger, V., Schäfer, A., 2010. Climate change and vegetation dynamics on different time scales - evidence from palynomorph records of Miocene brown coal deposits of NW Germany. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 234.

Utescher, T., Erdei, B., Francois, L., Herrmann, M., Mosbrugger, V., 2010. Late Miocene vegetation patterns of the Northern Hemisphere - a study based on diversity of plant functional types. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 235.

Utescher, T., Bozukov, V., Ivanov, D., 2010. The early Oligocene flora from Ustren (Eastern Rhodopes, Bulgaria) - first results. 8th EPPC 6-10 July, Budapest, program and abstracts, p. 236.

Ouberdous, M., Henrot, A.J., Utescher, T., Micheels, A., François, L., 2010. Retrieving past climates from fossil floras: combination of variational data assimilation and coexistence approach. Geophysical Research Abstracts 12, EGU2010-9944-1, EGU General Assembly 2010, Vienna, Austria.

Grein, M, Roth-Nebelsick, A., Wilde, V., Konrad, W., Utescher, T., 2010. Mechanistic modelling of Middle Eocene atmospheric carbon dioxide using fossil plant material. Geophysical Research Abstracts 12, EGU2010-9798, EGU General Assembly 2010, Vienna, Austria.

Favre, E., François, L., Utescher, T., Suc, J.-P., Henrot, A.J., Huang, K., Chedaddi, R., 2010. Improving the classification of plant functional types in dynamic vegetation modelling for the Neogene. Geophysical Research Abstracts 12, EGU2010-11713, EGU General Assembly 2010, Vienna, Austria.

1997

Schäfer, A., Utescher, T. & von der Hocht, F. (1997): Klastische Sedimentsysteme im Tertiär der Niederrheinischen Bucht.- In: Ricken, W. (ed): Exkursion E 4, Sediment '97, 12. Sedimentologentreffen, 21. - 24. Mai 1997 am Geologischen Institut der Universität zu Köln; Terra Nostra, 97, 68 - 113, (Alfred-Wegener-Stiftung) Köln.

1993

Schäfer, A., Abraham, M., Petzelberger, B., Koenigswald, W. von, Ashraf, A.R., Gee, C.T., Moers, Th., Utescher, T., Mosbrugger, V., and Belz, G., 1993. Die Niederrheinische Bucht im Tertiär - Sedimentologie und Paläoökologie eines randmarinen Ablagerungs- und Lebensraumes. In: Neugebauer, H.J. (ed): Kontinentale Stoffkreisläufe und ihre Modellierung. Sonderforschungsbereich der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft, SFB 350, 47 - 50, Bonn.