Publikationen Prof. Helmut A. Oelschläger

Original- und Übersichtsarbeiten | Buchartikel

2011 - 2019

Dollas A, Oelschläger HHA, Begall S, Burda H, Malkemper EP (2019) Brain atlas of the African mole-rat Fukomys anselli. J Comp Neurol, 527(11): 1885-1900. doi: 10.1002/cne.24647. Epub 2019 Feb 22. PMID: 30697737;PMCID: PMC6593805

Himmelhan DK, Rawashdeh O, Oelschläger HHA (2018) The early postnatal development of the visual cortex in mice with retinal degeneration. Mech Dev 151, pp. 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mod.2018.03.002

van Kann E, Cozzi B, Hof PR, Oelschläger HHA (2017) Qualitative and quantitative analysis of primary neocortical areas in selected mammals. Brain Behav Evol, pp 1-18. doi: 10.1159/000477431

Knopf JP, Hof PR, Oelschläger HHA (2016) The neocortex of Indian river dolphins (Genus Platanista): Comparative qualitative and quantitative analysis. Brain Behav Evol, pp. 1-18. doi: 10.1159/000448274

Huggenberger S, André M, Oelschläger HHA (2014) The nose of the sperm whale: overviews of functional design, structural homologies and evolution. J Mar Biol Ass UK, pp. 1-24. doi:10.1017/S0025315414001118

Huggenberger S, André M, Oelschläger HHA (2013) An acoustic valve within the nose of sperm whales Physeter macrocephalus. Mammal Review, pp 1-7. doi:10.1111/mam.12017

Valesky EM, Burda H, Kaufmann R, Oelschläger HHA (2012) Distribution of Oxytocin- and Vasopressin-immunoreactive neurons in the brain of the eusocial mole- rat (Fukomys anselli). Anat Rec, 295: 474-480

Malkemper EP, Oelschläger HHA, Huggenberger S (2012) The dolphin cochlear nucleus: Topography, histology and functional implications. J Morphol, 273: 173-185

Haddad D, Huggenberger S, Haas-Rioth M, Kossatz L, Oelschläger HHA, Haase A (2012) Magnetic resonance microscopy of prenatal dolphins (Mammalia, Odontoceti, Delphinidae) – Ontogenetic and phylogenetic implications. Zool Anz, 251: 115-130

Kern A, Siebert U, Cozzi B, Hof PR, Oelschläger HHA (2011) Stereology of the neocortex in odontocetes: qualitative, quantitative and functional implications. Brain Behav Evol, 77: 79-90

2006 - 2010

Burger T, Lucová M, Moritz RE, Oelschläger HHA, Druga R, Burda H, Wiltschko W, Wiltschko R and Nĕmec P (2010) Changing and shielded magnetic fields suppress c-Fos expression in the navigation circuit: input from the magnetosensory system contributes to the internal representation of space in a subterranean rodent. J R Soc Interface, 7: 1275-1292

Huggenberger S, Vogl TJ, Oelschläger HHA (2010) Epicranial complex of the La Plata dolphin (Pontoporia blainvillei): Topographical and functional implications. Mar Mamm Sci, 26: 471-481

Oelschläger HHA, Ridgway SH, Knauth M (2010) Cetacean brain evolution: Dwarf sperm whale (Kogia sima) and Common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) – An investigation with high-resolution 3D MRI. Brain Behav Evol, 75: 33-62

Huggenberger S, Rauschmann MA, Vogl TJ, Oelschläger HHA (2009) Functional morphology of the nasal complex in the harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena L.). Anat Rec, 292: 902-920

Kern A, Seidel K, Oelschläger HHA (2009) The central vestibular complex in dolphins and humans: functional implications of Deiters' nucleus. Brain Behav Evol, 73: 102-110

Schmidt MJ, Oelschläger HHA, Haddad D, Purea A, Haase A, Kramer M (2009) Visualising the premature brain using 17.6 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging. Vet J, 182: 215-222

Schmidt MJ, Pilatus U, Wigger A, Kramer M, Oelschläger HHA (2009) Neuroanatomy of the calf brain as revealed by high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging. J Morphol, 270: 745- 758

Oelschläger HHA (2008) The dolphin brain - a challenge for synthetic neurobiology. Brain Res Bull, 75: 450-459

Oelschläger HHA, Haas-Rioth M, Fung C, Ridgway SH, Knauth M (2008) Morphology and evolutionary biology of the dolphin (Delphinus sp.) brain – MR imaging and conventional histology. Brain Behav Evol, 71: 68–86

Huggenberger S, Rauschmann M, Oelschläger HHA (2008) Functional morphology of the hyolaryngeal complex of the harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena): Implications for its role in sound production and respiration. Anat Rec, 291: 1262–1270

Rauschmann MA, Huggenberger S, Kossatz LS, Oelschläger HHA (2006) Head morphology in perinatal dolphins: A window into phylogeny and ontogeny. J Morphol, 267: 1295-1315

Jastrow H, Oelschläger HHA (2006) The terminal nerve in the mouse-eared bat (Myotis myotis): ontogenetic aspects. Anat Rec, 288A: 1201-1215

Huggenberger S, Ridgway SH, Oelschläger HHA, Kirschenbauer I, Vogl TJ, Klima M (2006) Histological analysis of the nasal roof cartilage in a neonate sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus – Mammalia, Odontoceti). Zool Anz, 244: 229-238

2000 - 2005

Nĕmec P, Burda H, Oelschläger HHA (2005) Towards the neural basis of magnetoreception: a neuroanatomical approach. Naturwissenschaften, 92: 151-157

Fung C, Schleicher A, Kowalski T, Oelschläger HHA (2005) Mapping auditory cortex in the La Plata dolphin (Pontoporia blainvillei). Brain Res Bull, 66: 353-356

Poth C, Fung C, Güntürkün O, Ridgway SH, Oelschläger HHA (2005) Neuron numbers in sensory cortices of five delphinids compared to a physeterid, the pygmy sperm whale. Brain Res Bull, 66: 357-360

Richardson MK, Oelschläger HHA (2002) Time, pattern, and heterochrony: a study of hyperphalangy in the dolphin embryo flipper. Evol Developm, 4: 1-10

Kinkel MD, Thewissen JGM, Oelschläger HHA (2001) Rotation of middle ear ossicles during cetacean development. J Morphol, 249: 126-131

Nĕmec P, Altmann J, Marhold S, Burda H, Oelschläger HHA (2001) Neuroanatomy of magnetoreception: The superior colliculus involved in magnetic orientation in a mammal. Science, 294: 366-368

Oelschläger HHA, Nakamura M, Burda H (2000) Visual system labeled by c-Fos immunohistochemistry after light exposure in the „blind“ subterranean Zambian mole-rat (Cryptomys anselli). Brain Behav Evol, 55: 209-220

Lindenlaub, T, Oelschläger HHA (2000) Preliminary observations on the morphology of the inner ear of the fetal narwhal (Monodon monoceros). Hist Biol, 14: 47–51

Schulmeyer FJ, Adams JC, Oelschläger HHA (2000). Specialized sound reception in dolphins—a hint for the function of the dorsal cochlear nucleus in mammals. Hist Biol, 14: 53–56

1974 - 1999

Lindenlaub T, Oelschläger HHA (1999) Morphological, morphometric, and functional differences in the vestibular organ of different breeds of the rat (Rattus norvegicus). Anat Rec, 255: 15-19

Jastrow H, Burda H, Oelschläger HA (1998) Unilateral absence of the terminal nerve and distribution of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) immunoreactive neurons in the brain of the common mole-rat (Cryptomys, Rodentia). Brain Res, 813: 229-240

Oelschläger HA, Helpert C, Northcutt RG (1998): Coexistence of FMRFamide-like and LHRH-like immunoreactivity in the terminal nerve and forebrain of the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus. Brain Behav Evol, 52: 139-147

Oelschläger HA, Kemp B (1998) Ontogenesis of the sperm whale brain. J Comp Neurol, 399: 210-228

Oelschläger HA, Helpert C, Northcutt RG (1994) Molluscan cardioexcitatory neuropeptide (FMRFAMIDE) immunohistochemistry in the nervus terminalis and central nervous system of the bat Eptesicus fuscus. Adv Biosciences, 93: 173-177

Oelschläger HA, Northcutt RG (1992) Immunocytochemical localization of Luteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone (LHRH) in the nervus terminalis and brain of the big brown bat, Eptesicus fuscus. J Comp Neurol, 315: 344-363

Oelschläger HA (1990) Evolutionary morphology and acoustics in the dolphin skull. In: Sensory Abilities of Cetaceans (Thomas JA, Kastelein R, eds). Plenum Press: New York, pp. 137-162

Oelschläger HA (1989) Early development of the olfactory and terminalis systems in baleen whales. Brain Behav Evol, 34: 171-183

Buhl EH, Oelschläger HA (1988) Morphogenesis of the harbor porpoise brain. J Comp Neurol, 277: 109-125

Oelschläger HA (1988) Persistence of the nervus terminalis in adult bats. A morphological and phylogenetical approach. Brain Behav Evol, 32: 330-339

Oelschläger HA (1987) Pakicetus inachus and the origin of whales and dolphins (Mammalia: Cetacea). Gegenbaurs Morphol Jahrb, 133: 673-685.

Buhl EH, Oelschläger HA (1986) Ontogenetic development of the nervus terminalis in toothed whales. Evidence for its non-olfactory nature. Anat Embryol, 173: 285-294

Oelschläger HA (1986b) Comparative morphology and evolution of the otic region in toothed whales (Cetacea, Mammalia). Am J Anat, 177: 353-368

Oelschläger HA (1986a) Tympanohyal bone in toothed whales and the formation of the tympano-periotic complex (Mammalia: Cetacea). J Morphol, 188: 157-165

Oelschläger HA, Buhl EH (1985b) Development and rudimentation of the peripheral olfactory system in the harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena (Mammalia: Cetacea). J Morphol, 184: 351-360

Oelschläger HA, Buhl EH (1985a) Occurrence of an olfactory bulb in the early development of the harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena L.). In: Functional Morphology in Vertebrates (Duncker HR, Fleischer G, eds). Stuttgart: Fischer-Verlag, pp. 695-698

Schwerdtfeger WK, Oelschläger HA, Stephan H (1984) Quantitative neuroanatomy of the brain of the La Plata dolphin, Pontoporia blainvillei. Anat Embryol, 170: 11-19.

Oelschläger HHA (1983) Vergleichende und funktionelle Anatomie der Allotriognathi (= Lampridiformes), ein Beitrag zur Evolutionsbiologie der Knochenfische. Abh Senckenberg Naturforsch Ges, 541. Verlag Waldemar Kramer Frankfurt am Main, pp. 1- 127, 110 Abb.

Klima M, Oelschläger HA, Wünsch D (1980) Morphology of the pectoral girdle in the Amazon dolphin Inia geoffrensis with special reference to the shoulder joint and the movements of the flippers. Z Säugetierk, 45: 288-309

Schwerdtfeger WK, Oelschläger HA (1980) Histologischer Aufbau, ontogenetische Entwicklung und stammesgeschichtliche Bedeutung des reibungsmindernden Integuments der taeniosomen Allotriognathi (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Jb Anat, 104: 280-292

Oelschläger HA, Schwerdtfeger WK (1979) Biologische Bedeutung der Bauchflosse von Regalecus glesne Ascanius (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Beitr (NF), 25: 205-212

Oelschläger HA (1979) Zur funktionellen Osteologie der Lophotidae (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Jb Anat, 102: 336-360

Oelschläger HA (1978c) Vergleichend-morphologische und funktionsanalytische Untersuchungen am Pelvis der Riemenfische  (Oar fishes) (Teleostei: Allotriognathi). Zool. Beitr (NF), 24: 165-192

Oelschläger HA (1978b) Zur Morphologie und Biomechanik von Agrostichthys Phillipps im Vergleich mit anderen Allotriognathi (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Jb Anat, 100: 118-153

Oelschläger HA (1978a) Vergleichend-morphologische Untersuchungen zur adaptiven Radiation der Allotriognathi im Hinblick auf Lokomotion, Nahrungsbiologie und Lebensraum (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Jb Syst, 105: 65-101

Oelschläger HA (1977) Über das Caudalskelett der Allotriognathi (= Lampridiformes) (Pisces: Teleostei). Zool Beitr (NF), 23: 73-88

Oelschläger HA (1976c) On the evolution and ecological adaptations of the Allotriognathi. Rev Trav Inst Pêches marit Nantes, 40: 691-694

Oelschläger HA (1976b) On the pectoral locomotion of the Opah, Lampris guttatus (Brünnich). Rev Trav Inst Pêches marit Nantes, 40: 687-690

Oelschläger HA (1976a) Morphologisch-funktionelle Untersuchungen am Geruchsorgan von Lampris guttatus (Brünnich 1788) (Pisces: Allotriognati). Zoomorphologie, 85: 89-110

Oelschläger HA (1975) Vergleichend-morphologische und funktions-analytische Untersuchungen am Kopf und an den Extremitätengürteln von Lampris regius (Bonnaterre 1788), mit Bemerkungen zur Evolution der Allotriognathi (Pisces: Teleostei). Universität Tübingen 313 pp.

Oelschläger HA (1974b) Das Jugendstadium von Lampris guttatus (Brünnich 1788) (Osteichthyes: Allotriognathi), ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis seiner Entwicklung. Arch Fisch Wiss, 25: 3-19

Oelschläger HA (1974a) Das Caudalskelett von Lampris regius und seine Ableitung von Velifer hypselopterus (Teleostei: Allotriognathi). Senckenbergiana biol, 55: 77-85

Artikel und Bücher


Oelschläger HHA, Oelschläger JS (2009) Brain. In: Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals (Perrin WF, Würsig B, Thewissen JGM, eds), second edition. Academic Press, pp. 134-149

Oelschläger HHA, Oelschläger JS (2002) Brain. In: Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals (Perrin WF, Würsig B, Thewissen JGM, eds), first edition. Academic Press, pp. 133-158

Klima  M, Oelschläger HA (1994) In Handbuch der Säugetiere Europas (Niethammer J, Krapp F eds) Band 6 (Meeressäuger), Teil I A: Wale und Delphine 1 (Robineau D, Duguy R, Klima M, eds), pp. 31- 48

Oelschläger HA, Burda H (1992) LHRH- immunocytochemistry in the nervus terminalis of mammals. In: Chemical Signals in Vertebrates VI (Doty RL, Müller-Schwarze D, eds). Plenum Press, New York, pp. 31- 35

Oelschläger HA, Buhl EH, Dann JF (1987) Development of the nervus terminalis in mammals including toothed whales and humans. In: The Terminal Nerve (Demski LS,  Schwanzel-Fukuda M, eds). Ann N Y Acad Sci, 519: 447-464


Huggenberger S, Oelschläger HA, Cozzi B (2018) Atlas of the Anatomy of Dolphins and Whales. Elsevier- Academic Press (in press)

Cozzi B, Huggenberger S, Oelschläger H (2017) Anatomy of Dolphins. Insights into Body Structure and Function. Elsevier- Academic Press, I- XVIII, pp. 1- 438