Anita Eschner

Mag. Anita Eschner

Email: anita.eschner@nhm-wien.ac.at
Website: https://www.nhm-wien.ac.at/en/anita_eschner_

Natural History Museum Vienna
3rd Zoological Department

Anita Eschner is the curator of the Mollusc Collection of the NHMW and thus contributed to all projects of the working group. Specifically, she is a leading scientist in the Helicopsis project and the project "Barcoding of Austrian molluscs" a pilot study within the ABOL (Austrian Barcode of Life) initiative.

Publications and Congress Contributions on Alpine Land Snails

Baumgartner, G., Eschner, A., Baminger, H., Sattmann, H., Eder, S., & Singer, E. (2000). Aktivität und Aufenthaltsorte von Arianta arbustorum (LINNAEUS, 1758) und Arianta chamaeleon (L. PFEIFFER, 1842) in den Karnischen Alpen (Kärnten, Österreich). In H. Sattmann, D. Kleewein, & H. Kothbauer (Eds.), Arianta III - Berichte der Arbeitsgruppe Alpine Landschnecken. Naturhistorisches Museum. Cite
Jaksch, K., Eschner, A., & Haring, E. (2014, August 18). Genes in museum collections. Workshop Alpine Land Snails 2014, Johnsbach, Austria. Cite
Duda, M., Jaksch, K., & Eschner, A. (2014, August 18). (Re)colonisation in a snail’s pace: biodiversity monitoring of land gastropods in the “Biosphärenpark Wienerwald.” Workshop Alpine Land Snails 2014, Johnsbach, Austria. Cite
Eschner, A., Bieringer, G., Duda, M., Gobets, G., Jaksch, K., & Mrkvicka, A. (2014, August 18). Small steppe land species - big questions: First attempts to clarify the situation of Helicopsis striata and ssp. in Eastern Austria. Workshop Alpine Land Snails 2014, Johnsbach, Austria. Cite
Jaksch, K., Fehér, Z., Haring, E., & Eschner, A. (2014, November 29). Treasured genes in museum collections. 8th Annual Meeting of NOBIS-Austria, Munich, Germany. Cite
Jaksch, K., Eschner, A., Rintelen, T. V., & Haring, E. (2016). DNA analysis of molluscs from a museum wet collection: a comparison of different extraction methods. BMC Research Notes, 9, 348. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-016-2147-7 Cite
Duda, M., Schindelar, J., Macek, O., Eschner, A., & Kruckenhauser, L. (2017). First record of Trochulus clandestinus (Hartmann, 1821) in Austria (Gastropoda: Eupulmonata: Hygromiidae). Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, 16, 37–43. Cite
Duda, M., Mason, K., Haring, E., Mrkvicka, A. C., Kruckenhauser, L., Bieringer, G., & Eschner, A. (2017, September). Taxonomic revaluation of the Austrian endemic Helicopsis austriaca (Gastropoda: Eupulmonata: Hygromiidae) in the light of Natura 2000. Euromal – 8th European Conference of Malacological societies, 10-14. September, Krakau, Polen, Kraków, Poland. Cite
Kruckenhauser, L., Duda, M., Schindelar, J., Macek, O., Reier, S., & Eschner, A. (2017, September). DNA Barcoding of Austrian molluscs. 8th European Conference of Malacological societies, 10-14. September, Krakau, Polen, Kraków, Poland. Cite
Kruckenhauser, L., Duda, M., Schindelar, J., Macek, O., Reier, S., & Eschner, A. (2017, November 22). DNA Barcoding of Austrian molluscs  - challenges and success. 7th INTERNATIONAL BARCODE OF LIFE Conference; 20.-24.11.2017, Kruger National Park, South Africa, South Africa. Cite
Haring, E., Pinsker, W., Duda, M., Mason, K., Aschberger, M., Baumgartner, G., Bisenberger, A., Bulatovic, A., De Mattia, W., Eschner, A., Feher, Z., Giokas, S., Harl, J., Hille, A., Kirchner, S., Kruckenhauser, L., Kysela, P., Macek, O., Markovic, J., … Sattmann, H. (2018). Snails on the rocks. Arianta, 6, 31–40. Cite
Duda, M., Haring, E., Sattmann, H., Macek, O., Schindelar, J., Schnedl, S., Eschner, A., Friebe, G. J., & Kruckenhauser, L. (2018). Malacological excursion to Vorarlberg (Austria) in the course of the Austrian Barcode of Life Project. Arianta, 6, 47–52. Cite
Duda, M., Haring, E., Bieringer, G., Eschner, A., Mrkvicka, A., & Mason, K. (2018). Taxonomic reassessment of Helicopsis austriaca Gittenberger, 1969 and its relationships to H. striata (O.F. Müller, 1774) and H. hungarica (Soos & H. Wagner, 1935) (Eupulmonata: Helicoidea). Journal of Molluscan Studies, 84(4), 432–450. https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyy044 Cite
Mrkvicka, A., Bieringer, G., Duda, M., Eschner, A., Gobets, G., & Mason, K. (2019). Beiträge zur Verbreitung, Biologie und Ökologie der Arten der Gattung Helicopsis in Ostösterreich. Arianta, 7, 41–52. Cite