Centre for Ecological Research

Institute of Ecology and Botany

"Lendület" Landscape and Conservation Ecology

Publications of Edina Török

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  • Török, E., Gallé, R. & Batáry, P. 2022. Fragmentation of forest-steppe predicts functional community composition of wild bee and wasp communities. - Global Ecology and Conservation 33: e01988. pdf


  • Keresztes L, Kappert J, Henning M, Török E. 2021. Helen’s twins in the Balkans: discovery of two new Paraptychoptera Tonnoir, 1919 species closely related to P. helena Peus, 1958, with systematic revision of the “lacustris” group (Diptera, Ptychopteridae). - ZooKeys 1071: 63-81. pdf

  • Török, E., Zieger, S., Rosenthal, J., Földesi, R., Gallé, R., Tscharntke, T. & Batáry, P. 2021. Organic farming supports lower pest infestation, but fewer natural enemies than flower strips. - Journal of Applied Ecology 58: 2277-2286 pdf


  • Török, E., Hochkirch, A., Soltész, Z., Tscharntke, T. & Batáry, P. 2020. Unmeasured side effects of mosquito control on biodiversity. - European Journal of Ecology 6: 71–76. pdf


  • Tomazatos, A., Jansen, S., Pfister, S., Török, E., Maranda, I., Horváth, C., Keresztes, L., Spînu, M., Tannich, E., Jöst, H., Schmidt-Chanasit, J., Cadar, D. & Lühken, R. 2019. Ecology of West Nile virus in the Danube Delta, Romania: phylogeography, xenosurveillance and mosquito host-feeding patterns. - Viruses 11: 1159. pdf

  • Podar, D., Macalik, K., Réti, K-O., Martonos, I., Török, E., Carpa, R., Weindorf, D.C., Csiszár, J. & Székely, Gy. 2019. Morphological, physiological and biochemical aspects of salt tolerance of halophyte Petrosimonia triandra grown in natural habitat. - Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants 25: 1335–1347. pdf

  • Török, E., Kolcsár, L.P., Popescu, O. & Keresztes, L. 2019. Faunistic survey on Culicidae (Diptera) and their arboviruses in the area of a metropolis Cluj-Napoca, Romania. - North-Western Journal of Zoology 15: 24–29. pdf

  • Török E., Kolcsár L.P. & Keresztes L. 2019. New records and faunistic data of mosquitoes (Diptera, Culicidae) from Albania, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. - Turkish Journal of Zoology 43: 123–130. pdf

  • Jakab, E., Colcieru, M., Jakab, R.I., Gabri, E.E., Lázár, C.H., Török., E., Kremmer, B., Mészáros, T.J., Katona, Á., Fazakas, E. & Coldea, L., 2019. Screening of mecI Gene in Staphylococcus Strains Isolated in Transylvania Region of Romania. - Microbial Drug Resistance abstract


  • Török E., Ujvárosi B.L., Kolcsár L.P. & Keresztes L. 2018. Revised checklist and new faunistic data of the Romanian Culicidae (Insecta, Diptera). - Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai, Biologia LXIII, 2. abstract

  • Kolcsár, L.P., Török, E. . & Keresztes, L. 2018. New faunistic records of Pediciidae (Diptera, Insecta) from Europe. - Entomologica romanica 22: 5–9. pdf

  • Keresztes L., Martínez Menéndez J., Martin L., Török E. & Kolcsár L-P. 2018. Description of a new species of Mediotipula from Albania, with consideration of the eastern Mediterranean as a diversity hotspot (Diptera, Tipulidae). - ZooKeys 792: 99–115. pdf

  • Kolcsár L-P., Petrašiūnas A., Török E. & Keresztes L. 2018. A new species of Trichocera Meigen with further records of Metatrichocera Dahl from Bulgaria, Romania, and Serbia (Diptera, Trichoceridae). - Turkish Journal of Zoology 42: 172–178. pdf

  • Tomazatos, A., Cadar, D., Török, E. , Horváth, C., Maranda, J., Keresztes, K., Spinu, M., Jansen, S., Jöst, H., Schmidt-Chanasit, J., Tannich, E. & Lühken, R. 2018. Circulation of Dirofilaria immitis and Dirofilaria repens in the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, Romania. - Parasites & Vectors 11:392. pdf

  • Keresztes L., Kolcsár L.P., Dénes A.L. & Török E. (2018): Revealing unknown larvae of the maxima species group of the genus Acutipula Alexander, 1924 (Tipula, Tipuloidae, Diptera) using an integrative approach. - North-Western Journal of Zoology 14: 17–24. pdf


  • Kolcsár L.P., Török E. & Keresztes L. 2017. First record of Cylindrotoma distinctissima (Meigen, 1818) from Serbia and new data on the occurrence of Cylindrotomidae (Diptera) in Bulgaria and Romania. - Fragmenta Faunistica 60: 107–112 pdf

  • Kolcsár L.P., Soos Á., Török E., Graf W., Rákosy L. & Keresztes L. 2017. New faunistic records of the genus Erioptera Meigen (Limoniidae, Diptera, Insecta) from Europe. - Entomologica Romanica 21: 23–44. pdf

  • Kolcsár L.P., Oláh T., Veres R., Török E. & Keresztes L. 2017. New faunistic records of the genus Limonia Meigen (Limoniidae, Diptera, Insecta) from the Balkan region. - Entomologica Romanica 21: 45–59. pdf

  • Carpa R., Réti K., Macalik K., Török E., Remizovschi A. & Székely G. 2017. Influence of salt content on enzymatic activities and halophytes distribution in Cojocna zone, Romania. - Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai, Biologia 62: 21–32. abstract

  • Kolcsár L.P. & Török E. 2017. New faunistic records of Pediciidae (Diptera) from Ukraine. - Ukrainska Entomofaunistyka 8: 25–26. pdf


  • Török, E., Tomazatos, A., Cadar, D., Horváth, C., Keresztes, L., Jansen, S., Becker, N., Kaiser, A., Popescu, O., Schmidt-Chanasit, J., Jöst, H. & Lühken, R. 2016. Pilot longitudinal mosquito surveillance study in the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve and the first reports of Anopheles algeriensis Theobald, 1903 and Aedes hungaricus Mihályi, 1955 for Romania. - Parasites & Vectors 9:196. pdf

  • Soltész, Z., Török, E., Kolcsár, L.-P., Katona, P., Földvári, M., Van Der Weele, R. & Papp, L. 2016. Contribution to the Diptera fauna of Sălaj county (Romania). - Studia Universitatis “Vasile Goldiş”, Seria Ştiinţele Vieţii 26: 169–178. pdf

  • Dénes A-L., Kolcsár L-P., Török E. & Keresztes L. 2016. Phylogeoraphy of the micro-endemic Pedicia staryi group (Insecta, Diptera): evidence on relic biodiversity in the Carpathian Area. - Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 119: 719–731. pdf

  • Dénes, A.L., Kolcsár L.P., Török E. & Keresztes L. 2016. Taxonomic revision of the Carpathian endemic Pedicia (Crunobia) staryi species-group (Diptera, Pediciidae) based on morphology and molecular data. - Zookeys 569: 81–104. pdf

  • Heiss, R., Graf, W., Keresztes L., Kolcsar L-P, Török E. & Vogtenhuber, P. 2016. Beitrag zur Tipuliden-Fauna osterreichs (Diptera: Tipulidae) mit Erstnachweisen fur osterreich und fur einzelne Bundeslander. - Entomologica Austriaca 23: 63–85. pdf


  • Török, E., Kolcsár, L.P., Dénes, A.L. & Keresztes, L. 2015. Morphologies tells more than molecules in the case of the European widespread Ptychoptera albimana (Fabricius, 1787) (Diptera, Ptychopteridae). - North-Western Journal of Zoology 11: 304–315. pdf

  • Fenesi, A., Vágási, I.Cs., Beldean, M., Földesi, R., Kolcsár, L.P., Shapiro, J.T., Török, E. & Kovács-Hostyánszki, A. 2015. Solidago canadensis impacts on native plant and pollinator communities in different-aged old fields. - Basic and Applied Ecology 16: 335–346. abstract

  • Kolcsár, L. P., Török, E. & Keresztes, L. 2015. A new species and new records of Molophilus Curtis, 1833 (Diptera: Limoniidae) from the Western Palaearctic Region. - Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e5466. pdf


  • Keresztes L., Kolcsár L. P., Bálint M., Török E. & Dénes A. L. 2014. The spring dwelling dipteran genus Pedicia Latreille in the Carpathian area: diversity, divergence and distribution – case studies In: Keresztes L. (ed.) The Carpathians as speciation centers and barriers. From case studies to general patterns. Cluj-Napoca, Romania, pp. 83–112. pdf


  • Török, E., Kolcsár, L.P. & Keresztes, L. 2013. An annotated list of the Romanian Tipulidae (Insecta, Diptera). - Entomologica Romanica 18: 15–20. pdf

  • Kolcsár, L.P., Török, E. & Keresztes, L. 2013. Craneflies (Diptera: Tipuloidea) and phantom craneflies (Diptera: Ptychopteridae) fauna around a metropolis (Cluj-Napoca, Romania). - Acta Scientiarum Transylvanica, seria Biologia 21: 66–68. pdf


  • Kolcsár, L.P., Török, E. & Ujvárosi, L. 2012. An annotated list of Pediciidae (Insecta, Diptera) from Romania with a revision of the literature data. - Entomologica romanica 17: 21–27. pdf


  • Ujvárosi, L., Kolcsár, L.P. & Török, E. 2011. An annotated list of Ptychopteridae (Insecta, Diptera) from Romania, with notes on the individual variability of Ptychoptera albimana (Fabricius, 1787). - Entomologica romanica 16: 39–45. pdf