Ivan HORÁČEK (study advisor)

 

Contact information:

Prof. RNDr. Ivan Horáček, CSc.

Phone: +420221951851

E-mail: horacek@natur.cuni.cz

Room: 224

 

Personal webpage:

Ivan Horáček

 

Research interests:

Biology and taxonomy of the Chiroptera, paleobiology of small rodents, paleoecology and biostratigraphy of the Quaternary, comparative odontology, historical biogeography of Western Palearctics, philosophical and methodological aspects of nature sciences in general.

 

Proposed Bachelor and Master student projects to be found here.

 

Current projects:

Late Pleistocene and Holocene faunal turnover in Central Europe and Balkans, dental phylogeny in bats, taxonomy and biogeography of Palearctiic and Oriental bats.

 

Lectures:

 

Selected papers:

For reprints, visit the personal webpage above. 

 

2022

Kipson M, Gazaryan S & Horacek I (2022) Savi's pipistrelle Hypsugo savii (Bonaparte, 1937), In: Handbook of the Mammals of Europe, 1-18.

 

 

2021

Hajna NZ, Mihevc A, Bosák P, Pruner P, Hercman H, Horáček I, Wagner J, ... (2021) Pliocene to Holocene chronostratigraphy and palaeoenvironmental records from cave sediments: Račiška pečina section (SW Slovenia). Quaternary International 605, 5-24.

 

Riegert J, Šindelář J, Zárybnická M & Horáček I (2021) Large-scale spatial patterns of small-mammal communities in the Mediterranean region revealed by Barn owl diet. Scientific Reports 11, 1-16

 

Ptáková M, Pokorný P, Šída P, Novák J, Horáček I, Juřičková L, Meduna P, ... (2021) From Mesolithic hunters to Iron Age herders: a unique record of woodland use from eastern central Europe (Czech Republic). Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 30, 269-286.

 

Bonilla-Salomón I, Čermák S, Luján AH, Horáček I, Ivanov M & Sabol M (2021) Early Miocene small mammals from MWQ1/2001 Turtle Joint (Mokra-Quarry, South Moravia, Czech Republic): biostratigraphical and palaeoecological considerations. Bull of Geosciences 96, 99-122.

 

 

2020

Bachorec E, Horáček I, Hulva P, Konečný A, Lučan RK, Jedlička P, Shohdi WN, Řeřucha Š, Abi‐Said M & Bartonička T (2020) Egyptian fruit bats do not preferentially roost with their relatives. Journal of Zoology 312, 111-121.

 

Ptáková M, Pokorný P, Šída P, Novák J, Horáček I, Juřičková L, Meduna P, Bezděk A, Myšková E, Walls M & Poschlod P (2020) From Mesolithic hunters to Iron Age herders: A unique record of woodland use from eastern Central Europe (Czech Republic). Vegetation History and Archeobotany 1-18.

 

Hajna NZ, Bosák P, Pruner P, Mihevc A, Hercman H & Horáček I (2020) Karst sediments in Slovenia: Plio-Quaternary multi-proxy records. Quaternary International 546, 4-19.

 

Baca M, Popović D, Baca K, Lemanik A, Doan K, Horáček I, López-García JM, Bañuls-Cardona S, Pazonyi P, Desclaux E, Crégut-Bonnoure E, Berto C, Lenardić JM, Miękina B, Murelaga X, Cuenca-Bescos G, Krajcarz M, Marković Z, Petculescu A, Wilczyński J, Knul MV, Stewart JR & Nadachowski A (2020) Diverse responses of common vole (Microtus arvalis) populations to Late Glacial and Early Holocene climate changes - Evidence from ancient DNA. Quaternary Science Reviews 233, 106239.

 

Bachorec E, Horáček I, Hulva P, Konečný A, Lučan RK, Jedlička P, Shohdi WM, Řeřucha S, Abi-Said M & Bartonička T (2020) Spatial networks differ when food supply changes: Foraging strategy of Egyptian fruit bats. PLoS ONE 15, e0229110.

 

 

2019

Horáček, I.& Trávníčková, E. (2019) Myotis gerhardstorchi sp. n. and comments on the European fossil record of Myotis frater group (Mammalia, Chiroptera). Fossil Imprint 75, 315-342.

 

Baca, M., Popović, D., Lemanik, A., Baca, K., Horáček, I. & Nadachowski, A. (2019) Highly divergent lineage of narrow-headed vole from the Late Pleistocene Europe. Scientific Reports 9, 1-10.

 

Hajna, N.Z., Bosák, P., Pruner, P., Mihevc, A., Hercman, H. & Horáček, I. (2019) Karst sediments in Slovenia: Plio-Quaternary multi-proxy records. Quaternary International.

 

Srtibna, T., Romportl, D., Demjanovič, J., Vogeler, A., Tschapka, M., Benda, P., ... (2019) Pan African phylogeography and paleodistribution of rousettine fruit bats: Ecogeographic correlation with Pleistocene climate vegetation cycles. Journal of Biogeography 46, 2336-2349.

 

 

2018

Harazim, M., Horáček, I., Jakešová, L., Luermann, K., Moravec, J. C., Morgan, S., ... & Zukal, J. (2018). Natural selection in bats with historical exposure to white-nose syndrome. BMC Zoology, 3(1), 8.

 

Kallistová, A., Skála, R., Šlouf, M., Čejchan, P., Matulková, I., & Horáček, I. (2018). Enamel apatite crystallinity significantly contributes to mammalian dental adaptations. Scientific reports, 8(1), 5544.

 

Svoboda, J., Pokorný, P., Horáček, I., Sázelová, S., Abraham, V., Divišová, M., ... & Šída, P. (2018). Late Glacial and Holocene sequences in rockshelters and adjacent wetlands of Northern Bohemia, Czech Republic: Correlation of environmental and archaeological records. Quaternary International, 465, 234-250.

 

Nejman, L., Lisá, L., Doláková, N., Horáček, I., Bajer, A., Novák, J., ... & Pacher, M. (2018). Cave deposits as a sedimentary trap for the Marine Isotope Stage 3 environmental record: The case study of Pod Hradem, Czech Republic. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 497, 201-217.

 

Pyšková, K., Kauzál, O., Storch, D., Horáček, I., Pergl, J., & Pyšek, P. (2018). Carnivore distribution across habitats in a central-European landscape: a camera trap study. ZooKeys, (770), 227.

 

Rofes, J., Cucchi, T., Hanot, P., Herman, J., Stephan, P., Cersoy, S., ... & Zazzo, A. (2018). Postglacial recolonization and Holocene diversification of Crocidura suaveolens (Mammalia, Soricidae) on the north-western fringe of the European continent. Quaternary Science Reviews, 190, 1-10.

 

Pokorny, R., Zak, K., Jurickova, L., & Horacek, I. (2018). Novy nalez kone (Equus ferus germanicus Nehring, 1804) ze svrchnepleistocennich sprasi ze Stradonic u Nizboru. Zpravy o geologickych vyzkumech, 5101, 25-30.

 

 

2017

Minarik, M., Stundl, J., Fabian, P., Jandzik, D., Metscher, B. D., Psenicka, M., ... & Cerny, R. (2017). Pre-oral gut contributes to facial structures in non-teleost fishes. Nature, 547(7662), 209.

 

Kallistová, A., Horáček, I., Šlouf, M., Skála, R., & Fridrichová, M. (2017). Mammalian enamel maturation: Crystallographic changes prior to tooth eruption. PloS one, 12(2), e0171424.

 

Bartonička, T., Bandouchova, H., Berková, H., Blažek, J., Lučan, R., Horáček, I., ... & Zukal, J. (2017). Deeply torpid bats can change position without elevation of body temperature. Journal of Thermal Biology, 63, 119-123.

 

Knitlová, M., & Horáček, I. (2017). Late Pleistocene-Holocene paleobiogeography of the genus Apodemus in Central Europe. PloS one, 12(3), e0173668.

 

Knitlová, M., & Horáček, I. (2017). Genus Apodemus in the Pleistocene of Central Europe: when did the extant taxa appear? Fossil Imprint, 73(3-4), 460-481.

 

Horáček I. & Sázelová S (2017): Vývoj fauny severočeských pískovcových oblastí běhemholoceni. pp..... In: Svoboda J. (ed).: Mezolit severních Čech II. Komplexní výzkum skalních převisů  na Českolipsku a Děčínsku, 2003-2015. Archeologický ústav AV ČR, Brno,

 

Centeno‐Cuadros, A., Hulva, P., Romportl, D., Santoro, S., Stříbná, T., Shohami, D., Horacek, I. & Nathan, R. (2017). Habitat use, but not gene flow, is influenced by human activities in two ecotypes of Egyptian fruit bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus). Molecular ecology, 26(22), 6224-6237.