Dr.
Anna E. Weinmann

staff scientist and curator
  • Curator of Micropalaeontology
  • Management of collection of microfossils
  • Scientific research
  • Exhibitions and public relations
Anna E. Weinmanns ORCID record:
anna.weinmann@nhm-wien.ac.at
Phone: +43 1 52177-255
Fax: +43 1 52177-459

  • DFG-Project: WE 5340/4-2 „ A hidden treasure: Ecological implications from benthic foraminiferal propagule banks in coastal environments of Corfu (Ionian Sea)“ 2019–2022
  • DFG-Projekt: WE 5340/4-1 „ Distribution and dispersal of shallow-water foraminifera in a biogeographic hotspot: Ecological surveys and experiments in coastal lagoons of Corfu Island (Greece, Ionian Sea)“ 2017–2019
  • Max Kade Foundation (Fellowship): „ Dispersal of shallow-water benthic foraminifera: A key to current and potential future distribution patterns and biogeography” 2014–2015

  • Since 2020 Researcher and curator at the NHM Vienna
  • 2015–2020 Researcher at the Institute of Geosciences, Paleontology section of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2014–2015 Max-Kade-Fellowship at the Geology Department, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
  • 2013–2014 Researcher at the Steinmann Institute, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2013 Doctorate in Geosciences (Dr. rer. nat.) at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2010–2013 Post-graduate study at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2009–2013 Researcher at the Steinmann Institute, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2009 Diploma in Geology and Paleontology at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • 2002–2009 Graduate study in Geology and Paleontology at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2022
Peer-reviewed articles
Langer MR, Weinmann AE, Makled WA, Könen J & Gooday AJ (2022): New observations on test architecture and construction of Jullienella foetida Schlumberger, 1890, the largest shallow-water agglutinated foraminifer in modern oceans. – PeerJ 10: e12884.
https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.12884

Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Koukousioura O, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2022): Cenozoic mass occurrences of larger benthic foraminifera in the Mediterranean region: What can we learn from the current range expansion of Amphistegina lobifera? – In: Rantitsch G & Raith JG (Eds): PANGEO Austria 2022 (September 10–14 2022, Leoben, Austria). Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 143: p. 199.

Weinmann AE, Morard R, Hassenrück C, Goldstein ST, Li Q, Raposo D, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2022): Assessing assemblages from foraminiferal propagule banks: A combined approach of culture experiments and eDNA metabarcoding. – EGU General Assembly 2022 (May 23–27 2022, Vienna, Austria). EGUsphere: EGU22–2315.
https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-2315

Langer MR, Weinmann AE, Makled W, Könen J, Gooday AJ (2022): Jullienella foetida Schlumberger, the largest shallow-water agglutinated foraminifer in modern oceans. EGU General Assembly 2022 (May 23–27 2022, Vienna, Austria). EGUsphere: EGU22–3818.
https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-3818

2021
Peer-reviewed articles
Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2021): Community responses of intertidal foraminifera to pH variations: a culture experiment with propagules. – Aquatic Ecology 55: pp. 309–325.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10452-021-09833-w

Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2021): The recent distribution of benthic shallow-water foraminifera in Corfu Island (Greece, Ionian Sea) – A biodiversity hotspot between the eastern and western Mediterranean. – In: Stumpf S, Türtscher J, Pfaff C, Jambura PL & Kriwet J (Eds): 92nd Annual Meeting of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft (September 27-30 2021, online). Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 142: p. 100.

Weinmann AE, Langer MR & Triantaphyllou MV (2021): Welcome back!? The return of the LBF Amphistegina to the Mediterranean: Implications for the local diversity of Corfu (Greece). – In: Feichtinger I (Ed.): 26. Jahrestagung der Österreichischen Paläontologischen Gesellschaft (September 3-5 2021, Salzburg, Austria). Programm & Kurzfassungen: p. 3.

Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2021): The propagule method as a tool to study assemblage dynamics in benthic foraminifera: An example with ph variations. – EGU General Assembly 2021 (April 19-30 2021, online). EGUsphere: EGU21–7192.
https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu21-7192

2020
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Langer MR & Triantaphyllou MV (2020): Compositional shifts in shallow-water foraminiferal assemblages in response to pH variations: Insights from a culture experiment with propagules. – GSA Annual Meeting 2020 (October 26-30 2020, online). Abstracts with Programs 52/6: 177-12.
https://doi.org/10.1130/abs/2020AM-357029

2019
Peer-reviewed articles
Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2019): Effects of sampling site, season, and substrate on foraminiferal assemblages grown from propagule banks from lagoon sediments of Corfu Island (Greece, Ionian Sea). – PLoS One 14: e0219015.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0219015

Guastella R, Marchini A, Caruso A, Cosentino C, Evans J, Weinmann AE, Langer MR & Mancin N (2019): “Hidden invaders” conquer the Sicily channel and knock on the door of the Western Mediterranean Sea. – Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 225: 106234.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.05.016
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2019): Ecology and community structure of modern intertidal foraminifera from Corfu Island (Greece): Insights from propagule experiments. – GSA Annual Meeting 2019 (September 22-25 2019, Phoenix (AZ), USA). Abstracts with Programs 51/5: 270-10.
https://doi.org/10.1130/abs/2019AM-334247
 
2018
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2018): Is timing everything? The effects of site, seasonality and substrate on foraminiferal assemblages grown from propagule banks. – In: Aze T, Woodhouse A & Mair A (Eds): TMS Annual Conference 2018 “Microfossil Insights into Greenhouse Worlds” (November 14-15 2018, Leeds, UK). Abstracts with Programs.

Langer MR & Weinmann AE (2018): Range extension and impact of Amphistegina lobifera under conditions of global climate change: An “alien” foraminifer listed among the 100 most invasive species in the Mediterranean Sea. – In: Aze T, Woodhouse A & Mair A (Eds): TMS Annual Conference 2018 “Microfossil Insights into Greenhouse Worlds” (November 14-15 2018, Leeds, UK). Abstracts with Programs.

Weinmann AE, Langer MR, Goldstein ST & Triantaphyllou MV (2018): What could have been – Implications from laboratory experiments on foraminiferal assemblages for environmental reconstructions. – In: Froitzheim N, Grevel K-D, Hoffmann G, Luguet A, Martin T & Strack R (Eds): GeoBonn 2018 “Living Earth” (September 2-6 2018, Bonn, Germany). Abstracts: p. 268.

Weinmann, AE (2018): Distribution and dispersal of foraminifera in times of global change. – FORAMS 2018 – International Symposium on Foraminifera “Foraminifera in a Changing World” (June 17-22 2018, Edinburgh, UK). Abstracts: p. 680.

Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2018): New insights from propagule experiments in a shallow-water lagoon in Corfu (Greece, Ionian Sea). – FORAMS 2018 – International Symposium on Foraminifera “Foraminifera in a Changing World” (June 17-22 2018, Edinburgh, UK). Abstracts: p. 681.

Weinmann AE, Goldstein ST, Triantaphyllou MV & Langer MR (2018): Growth Experiments Reveal “Exotic” Propagule Assemblages of Benthic Foraminifera in the Chalikiopoulou Lagoon, Corfu (Greece) – A Glimpse of Future Community Structures?" – Ocean Sciences Meeting 2018 (February 11-16 2018, Portland (OR), USA). B34A-1374.
 
2017
Peer-reviewed articles
Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2017): Diverse thermotolerant assemblages of benthic foraminiferal biotas from tropical tide and rock pools of eastern Africa. – Revue de Micropaléontologie 60: pp. 511–523.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.revmic.2017.09.002

Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2017): Landward directed dispersal of benthic foraminiferal propagules at two shallow-water sites in the Doboy Sound area (Georgia, U.S.A.). – Journal of Foraminiferal Research 47: pp. 325–336.
https://doi.org/10.2113/gsjfr.47.4.325
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2017): Dwelling in a hot spot: Diversity of benthic foraminifera in tropical tide pools of eastern Africa. – TMS’s Joint Foraminifera and Nannofossil Meeting 2017 “Life in a changing Ocean” (June 19-21 2017, Birmingham, UK). Abstracts: p. 65.
 
2016
Peer-reviewed articles
Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2016): Changing structure of benthic foraminiferal communities: Implications from experimentally grown assemblages of coastal Georgia and Florida, U.S.A. – Marine Ecology 37: pp. 891–906.
https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12368
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2016): Dispersal of foraminiferal propagules in shallow-water environments of Doboy Sound, Georgia (U.S.A.). – In: Niebuhr B, Wilmsen M, Kunzmann L & Stefen C (Eds): 87th Annual Conference of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft (September 11-15 2016, Dresden, Germany). Abstracts: p. 162.

Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2016): Diversity of benthic foraminifera in restricted shallow-water habitats of eastern Africa. – In: Niebuhr B, Wilmsen M, Kunzmann L & Stefen C (Eds): 87th Annual Conference of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft (September 11-15 2016, Dresden, Germany). Abstracts: pp. 162–163.

Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2016): Biding their time – Insights from propagule experiments into the assemblage composition of shallow-water foraminifera under environmental change. – EGU General Assembly 2016 (April 17-22 2016, Vienna, Austria). Geophysical Research Abstracts 18: EGU2016-417.
 
2015
Peer-reviewed articles
Schmidt C, Morard R, Almogi-Labin A, Weinmann AE, Titelboim D, Abramovich S & Kucera M (2015): Recent invasion of the symbiont-bearing foraminifera Pararotalia into the Eastern Mediterranean facilitated by the ongoing warming trend. – PLoS One 10: e0132917.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0132917
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2015): Potentially changing structures of foraminiferal communities of coastal Georgia and Florida (U.S.A.). – In: Bettinger A (Ed.): 86. Jahrestagung der Paläontologischen Gesellschaft (September 14-16 2015, Schiffweiler-Reden, Germany). Veröffentlichungen des Zentrums für Biodokumentation (ZfB) 4: p. 56.
 
2014
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Goldstein ST (2014): Dispersal of shallow-water foraminifera – a key to current and potential future distribution patterns. – AGU Fall Meeting 2014 (December 15-19 2014, San Francisco (CA), USA). GC21C-0555.

Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2014): Changing biogeographic patterns along the coast of southern Africa. – In: Marchant M & Hromic T (Eds.): International Symposium on Foraminifera FORAMS 2014 (January 19-24 2014, Concepción, Chile). Abstract Volume: p. 50.

Weinmann AE, Langer MR, Rödder D & Lötters S (2014): Range expansions of larger foraminifera under current and future climate. – In: Marchant M & Hromic T (Eds): International Symposium on Foraminifera FORAMS 2014 (January 19-24 2014, Concepción, Chile). Abstract Volume: pp. 54–55.
 
2013
Peer-reviewed articles
Weinmann AE, Rödder D, Lötters S & Langer MR (2013): Traveling through time: The past, present and future biogeographic range of the invasive foraminifera Amphistegina spp. in the Mediterranean Sea. – Marine Micropaleontology 105: pp. 30–39.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marmicro.2013.10.002

Weinmann AE, Rödder D, Lötters S & Langer MR (2013): Heading for new shores: Projecting marine distribution ranges of selected larger foraminifera. – PLoS One 8: e62182.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0062182

Langer MR, Thissen JM, Makled WA & Weinmann AE (2013): The foraminifera from the Bazaruto Archipelago (Mozambique). – Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie – Abhandlungen 267: pp. 155–170.
https://doi.org/10.1127/0077-7749/2013/0302

Langer MR, Weinmann AE, Lötters S, Bernhard JM & Rödder D (2013): Climate-driven range extensions of Amphistegina (Protista, Foraminiferida): Models of current and predicted future ranges. – PLoS One 8: e54443.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0054443
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2013): Invasion, expansion and proliferation of Amphistegina spp. in times of global change. – GSA Annual Meeting 2013 (October 26-30 2013, Denver (CO), USA). Abstracts with Programs 45/7: p. 532
 
Langer MR & Weinmann AE (2013): Poleward range extension of foraminifera (Protista): Species distribution models of current and predicted future ranges. – In: Pichler T, Häusler S & Tsounis G (Eds): Abstracts of the 3rd International Workshop "Research in Shallow Marine and Fresh Water Systems" (February 14-15 2013, Bremen, Germany)Berichte aus dem MARUM und dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen 292: pp: 102–105.
 
2012
Peer-reviewed articles
Langer MR, Weinmann AE, Lötters S & Rödder D (2012): “Strangers” in Paradise: Modeling the biogeographic range expansion of the foraminifera Amphistegina in the Mediterranean Sea. – Journal of Foraminiferal Research 42: pp. 234–244.
https://doi.org/10.2113/gsjfr.42.3.234
 
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Langer MR, Lötters S & Rödder D (2012:) Traveling through time: The past, present and future biogeographic range of Amphistegina spp. – In: Witzmann F & Aberhan M (Eds): Centenary Meeting of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft (September 24-29 2012, Berlin, Germany). Terra Nostra – Schriften der GeoUnion Alfred-Wegener-Stiftung 2012/3: p. 194.

Weinmann AE, Rödder D, Lötters S & Langer MR (2012): Off to new shores: Modeling the potential distribution and future range expansion of larger foraminifera. – EGU General Assembly 2012 (April 22-27 2012, Vienna, Austria). Geophysical Research Abstracts 14: EGU2012-2490.

Langer MR, Weinmann AE, Rödder D & Lötters S (2012): Strangers in Paradise: The biogeographic range expansion of the foraminifera Amphistegina in the Mediterranean Sea. – EGU General Assembly 2012 (April 22-27 2012, Vienna, Austria). Geophysical Research Abstracts 14: EGU2012-5583.
 
2011
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Langer MR, Lötters S & Rödder D (2011): Home is where your niche is – Species distribution models in foraminiferal research. – GSA Annual Meeting 2011 (October 9-12 2011, Minneapolis (MN), USA). Abstracts with Programs 43/5: p. 555.
 
2010
Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE & Langer MR (2010): Diversity patterns of larger foraminifera within the tropical western Atlantic Ocean. – In: Langer M, Weinmann A, Söntgerath B, Göddertz P & Heumann G (Eds): FORAMS 2010 – International Symposium on Foraminifera (September 5-10 2010, Bonn, Germany). Abstracts with Program: p. 200.

Weinmann AE, Barbosa CF & Langer MR (2010): A fauna offshore – Reef foraminifera from Fernando de Noronha and Abrolhos (Brazil). – In: Langer M, Weinmann A, Söntgerath B, Göddertz P & Heumann G (Eds): FORAMS 2010 – International Symposium on Foraminifera (September 5-10 2010, Bonn, Germany). Abstracts with Program: p. 199.

Langer MR, Makled WA, Pietsch SJ & Weinmann A (2010): Asynchronous calcification in juvenile megalospheres: An ontogenetic window into the life-cycle and polymorphism of Peneroplis. – In: Langer M, Weinmann A, Söntgerath B, Göddertz P & Heumann G (Eds): FORAMS 2010 – International Symposium on Foraminifera (September 5-10 2010, Bonn, Germany). Abstracts with Program: p. 129.
 
2009
Peer-reviewed articles
Langer MR, Makled WA, Pietsch SJ & Weinmann A (2009): Asynchronous calcification in juvenile megalospheres - an ontogenetic window into the life-cycle and polymorphism of Peneroplis. – Journal of Foraminiferal Research 39: pp. 8–14.
https://doi.org/10.2113/gsjfr.39.1.8

Conference-Abstracts
Weinmann AE, Barbosa CF & Langer MR (2009): A fauna offshore – Reef foraminifera from Fernando de Noronha and Abrolhos (Brazil). – In: Martin T & Kaiser SI (Eds): 79. Jahrestagung der Paläontologischen Gesellschaft “Paläontologie – Schlüssel zur Evolution“ (October 5-7 2009, Bonn, Germany). Terra Nostra – Schriften der GeoUnion Alfred-Wegener-Stiftung 2009/3: p. 121.



  • Co-Editor of the Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie A (since 11/2021)
  • President of the Austrian Paleontological Society (since 9/2021)
  • Member of the SYNTHESYS User Selection Panel for AT-TAF (2021)

Society Memberships
  • Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, since 2012
  • The Micropaleontological Society, since 2012
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU), since 2014
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Protozoologie (DGP), since 2018
  • Österreichische Paläontologische Gesellschaft (ÖPG), since 2020
  • European Geoscience Union (EGU), since 2021

Review Services
Scientific Reports; The Journal of Foraminiferal Research; Marine Micropaleontology; Revue de Micropaléontologie; Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen; Palaeontographica A; Geosciences; Marine Geology; Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science; Water; BioInvasions Records; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology; Protist

Invited Talks
  • Geology Department, University of Georgia (2014)
  • Institut für Geowissenschaften, Universität Jena (2016)
  • MARUM Zentrum für marine Umweltwissenschaften, Universität Bremen (2017)
  • FORAMS 2018, Edinburgh (Keynote)
  • ÖPG Meeting 2020 (Keynote)
  • Institut für Geowissenschaften, Universität zu Köln (2021)
  • Institut für Paläontologie, Universität Wien (2021)

Geology

Englert Anton
preparator
Funk Barbara
project researcher
Fürst Anton
preparator
Göhlich Ursula B.
staff scientist and curator
Haider Anna
project researcher
Harzhauser Mathias
head of department
Kaminsky Eva
project researcher
Köberl Christian
Associated scientist
Kranner Matthias
project researcher
Kroh Andreas
Vice CEO Science; staff scientist and curator; head of the NHM Vienna publishing house
Lukeneder Alexander
vice-head of the department, staff scientist and curator
Mandic Oleg
staff scientist and curator
Nichterl Thomas
collection manager
Oberender Pauline
staff scientist
Pavuza Rudolf
Associate Scientist
Plan Lukas
staff scientist
  
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