Publications by EEB graduate students

Please contact Matt Ayres with additions.


Venkataraman, V. V., T. S. Kraft, and N. J. Dominy. 2013. Tree climbing and human evolution.Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA. Published early online.

Grenoble, L. A. and S. S. Whitecloud. 2012. Conflicting goals, ideologies and beliefs in the field. In: P. K. Austin and J. Sallabank, eds. Endangered languages: Ideologies and beliefs. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Collins, N., and L.B. Symes. 2012. Oecanthus tjwalkeri: a new species of tree cricket from Texas.Journal of Orthoptera Research 21: 1-6. link.

Butler, S.M., J. M. Melillo, J. E. Johnson, J. Mohan, P. A. Steudler, H. Lux, E. Burrows, R. M. Smith, C. L. Vario, L. Scott, T. D. Hill, N. Aponte and F. Bowles. 2012. Soil warming alters nitrogen cycling in a New England forest: implications for ecosystem function and structure. Oecologia 168: 819-828. link.

Colla, Sheila, Leif Richardson, and Paul Williams. 2011. Bumblebees of the Eastern United States. USDA Forest Service. link   link to full pdf

Melillo, J M., S Butler, J Johnson, J. Mohan, P Steudler, H Lux, E Burrows, F. Bowles, R Smith, S. Scott, C Vario, T Hill, A Burton, Y-M Zhou, J Tang. 2011. Soil warming, carbon–nitrogen interactions, and forest carbon budgets. Proceeedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. Link.

Garnas, JR., DR Houston, MP Ayres, and C. Evans. 2011. Disease ontogeny overshadows effects of climate and species interactions on population dynamics in a nonnative forest disease complex. Ecography, in press.  Link.

Stange, E. E., M. P. Ayres, and J. A. Bess. 2011. Concordant population dynamics of Lepidoptera herbivores in a forest ecosystem. Ecography 34: 772-779.  Link.

Garnas, JR., MP Ayres, AM Liebhold, and C Evans. 2011. Subcontinental impacts of an invasive tree disease on forest structure and dynamics. Journal of Ecology 99: 532-541.  Link.

McPeek, M. A., L. B. Symes, D. M. Zong and C. L. McPeek. 2011. Species recognition and sexual selection: patterns of population variation in reproductive structures in two damselfly genera.  Evolution 65: 419-428. Link.

Shumate, AM, SA Teale, BD Ayres, and MP Ayres. 2011. Disruptive selection maintains variation in pheromone production by the bark beetle Ips pini. Environmental Entomology link.

Haavik, L.J., M.P. Ayres, E.E. Stange, F.M. Stephen. 2011. Phloem and xylem nitrogen variability inQuercus rubra attacked by Enaphalodes rufulus. Canadian Entomologist 143: 380-383. link


Cox, R.M., Duryea, M.C., Najarro, M., Calsbeek, R. 2010. Paternal condition drives sex-ratio bias in a lizard that lacks parental care. Evolution 65: 220-230.  Link.

Gasc, A., Duryea, M.C., Cox, R.M., Kern, A., Calsbeek, R. 2010. Invasive predators deplete genetic diversity of island lizards. PLoS ONE 5: e12061.  Link.

Fey, S.B., Z.A. Mayer, S.C. Davis, and K. L. Cottingham. 2010. Zooplankton grazing of Gloeotrichia echinulata and associated life history consequences. Journal of Plankton Research 32: 1337-1347. Link

Burkle, L. A. and R. E. Irwin. 2010. Beyond biomass: measuring the effects of community-level nitrogen enrichment on floral traits, pollinator visitation and plant reproduction. Journal of Ecology 98:705-717. Link.

Stange, E.E., and M.P. Ayres. 2010. Climate change impacts: Insects. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, John Wiley & Sons. Link.

Morrison, T.A. 2010.  Speaking out: weighing advocacy and objectivity as a junior scientist.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 8(1): 51-52.  Link.

Wolkovich, E. M. 2010. Non-native grass litter enhances grazing arthropod assemblages by increasing native shrub growth. Ecology 91: 756-766.  Link.

Wolkovich, E. M., D. A. Lipson, R. A. Virginia, D. T. Bolger, and K. L. Cottingham. 2010. Grass invasion causes rapid increases in ecosystem carbon and nitrogen storage in a semiarid shrubland. Global Change Biology 16: 1351-1365.  Link.

Burkle, L. and R. Irwin. 2009. Plant-pollinator networks across space and time: the importance of interannual variation and bottom-up nitrogen enrichment. Oikos 118:1816-1829. Link

Elliott, S. E. and R. E. Irwin. 2009. Effects of flowering plant density on pollinator visitation, pollen receipt, and seed production in Delphinium barbeyi. American Journal of Botany 96:912-919.  Link

Robertson, J. M., M. C. Duryea, and K. R. Zamudio. 2009. Discordant patterns of evolutionary differentiation in two Neotropical treefrogs. Molecular Ecology 18:1375-1395.  Link.

Wolkovich, E. M., D. T. Bolger, and K. L. Cottingham. 2009. Invasive grass litter facilitates native shrubs through abiotic effects. Journal of Vegetation Science 20: 1121-1132.  Link.

Culler, L. E. and W. O. Lamp. 2009. Selective predation by larval agabus (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) on mosquitoes: support for conservation-based mosquito suppression in constructed wetlands. Freshwater Biology 54:2003-2014.  Link.

Elliott, S. E. 2009. Subalpine bumble bee foraging distances and densities in relation to flower availability. Environmental Entomology 38:748-756.  Link.

Burkle, L. A. and R. E. Irwin. 2009. The effects of nutrient addition on floral characters and pollination in two subalpine plants, Ipomopsis aggregata and Linum lewisii. Plant Ecology 203:83-98.  Link.

Burkle, L. and R. E. Irwin. 2009. Nectar sugar limits larval growth of solitary bees (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae). Environmental Entomology 38:1293-1300.  Link.

Butzler, J. M. and J. M. Chase. 2009. The effects of variable nutrient additions on a pond mesocosm community. Hydrobiologia 617:65-73.  Link.

Wolkovich, E. M., D. T. Bolger, and D. A. Holway. 2009. Complex responses to invasive grass litter by ground arthropods in a Mediterranean scrub ecosystem. Oecologia 161:697-708.  Link.

Ward, D. M., K. H. Nislow, and C. L. Folt. 2009. Increased population density and suppressed prey biomass: relative impacts on juvenile atlantic salmon growth. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 138:135-143. Link.

Dukes, J., J. Pontius, D. Orwig, J. Garnas, V. Rodgers, N. Brazee, B. Cooke, K.A. Theoharides, E. Stange, R. Harrington, J. Ehrenfeld, J. Gurevitch, M. Lerdau, K. Stinson, R.Wick, and M.P. Ayres.  2009.  Responses of pests, pathogens and invasive species to climate change in the forests of northeastern North America:  What can we predict?  Canadian Journal of Forest Research 39: 231–248  Link.

Schultz, T. D., C. N. Anderson, and L. B. Symes. 2008. The conspicuousness of colour cues in male pond damselflies depends on ambient light and visual system. Animal Behaviour 76:1357-1364.  Link.

Binford, G. J., M. S. Callahan, M. R. Bodner, M. R. Rynerson, P. B. Nunez, C. E. Ellison, and R. P. Duncan. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships of Loxosceles and Sicarius spiders are consistent with western Gondwanan vicariance.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49:538-553.  Link.

Paul, P., and L.B. Symes.  2008.  Ballistocardiography in the physics classroom.  The Physics Teacher 46: 300-302.  Link.

Ward, D. M., K. H. Nislow, and C. L. Folt. 2008. Predators reverse the direction of density dependence for juvenile salmon mortality. Oecologia 156:515-522. Link.

Crocker J, and A. Erives 2008 A closer look at the eve stripe 2 enhancers of Drosophila and Themira. PLoS Genetics 4(11): e1000276.  Link.

Crocker, J., Tamori, Y., and A. Erives 2008 Evolution acts on enhancer organization to fine-tune gradient threshold readouts. PLoS Biology 6(11): e263.  Link.

Brown, S., Cole, M., and A. Erives 2008 Evolution of the holozoan ribosome biogenesis regulon. BMC Genomics 9:442.  Link.

Ellis, A.M.  2008.  Incorporating density dependence into the oviposition preference – offspring performance relationship.  Journal of Animal Ecology, Mar;77: 247-56. Link

Elliott, SE, RE Irwin, LS Adler, and NM Williams. 2008.  The nectar alkaloid gelsemine does not affect offspring performance of a native solitary bee, Osmia lignaria (Megachilidae). Ecological Entomology 33: 298-304.  Link.

Burkle, LA, RE Irwin, and D Newman. 2007. Predicting the effects of nectar robbing on plant reproduction: implications of pollen limitation and plant mating system. American Journal of Botany 94: 1935-1943.  Link.

Ellis, A.M.  2008.  Linking movement and oviposition behavior to the spatial population distribution in the tree hole mosquito Ochlerotatus triseriatus.  Journal of Animal Ecology 7:156-166.  Link.

Bolger, D, W. Newmark, T. Morrison, and D. Doak.  2008.  The need for integrative approaches to understand and conserve migratory ungulates. Ecology Letters 11: 63-77.  Link.

Ward, D. M., K. H. Nislow, and C. Folt. 2008. Do native species limit survival of reintroduced Atlantic salmon in historic rearing streams? Biological Conservation 141: 146-152.  Link.

Martinson, S.J., R.W. Hofstetter, and M.P.Ayres.  2007.  Why does longleaf pine have low susceptibility to southern pine beetle?  Canadian Journal of Forest Research 37: 1966–1977.  Link.

Bowen, G. J., J. R. Ehleringer, L. A. Chesson, E. Stange, and T. E. Cerling. 2007. Stable isotope ratios of tap water in the contiguous USA. Water Resources Research 43, W03419.  Link.

Brown, B.L.  2007.  Habitat heterogeneity and disturbance influence patterns of community temporal variability in a small temperate stream. Hydrobiologia 586: 93-106.  Link.

Taerum, S.J., M.J. Cafaro, A.E.F. Little, T.R. Schultz, and C.R. Currie.  2007.  Low host-pathogen specificity in the leaf-cutting ant-microbe symbiosis.  Proceedings of the Royal Society B 274: 1971-1978.  Link.

Friedenberg, N.A, B.M. Whited, D.H. Slone, S.J. Martinson, and M.P. Ayres.  2007.  The differential impact of a destructive forest pest on two species of Pinus.  Canadian Journal of Forest Research 37: 1427-1437.  Link.

Karimi, R., Chen, C.Y., Fisher, N.S., Pickhardt, P.C., Folt, C.L., 2007. Nutrient stoichiometry controls mercury dilution by growth.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(18): 7477-7482.  Link.

Garnas, J., F. A. Drummond, and E. Groden.  2007.  Intercolony aggression within and among local populations of the invasive ant, Myrmica rubra (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), in coastal Maine. Environmental Entomology 36:105-113.  Link.

Ward, D. M., K. H. Nislow, J. D. Armstrong, S. Einum, and C. L. Folt   2007. Is the shape of the density-growth relationship for stream salmonids evidence for exploitative rather than interference competition? Journal of Animal Ecology 76:135-138.  Link.

Cottingham, K. L. and J. M. Butzler. 2006. The community ecology of Vibrio cholerae. In S. K. Collinge and C. Ray, eds. Disease Ecology: Community Structure and Pathogen Dynamics. Oxford Press, Oxford. Link.

Renshaw, C.E., Bostick, B.C., Feng, X., Wong, C.K, Winston, E.S., Karimi, R., Folt, C.L., Chen, C.Y., 2006. Impact of land disturbance on the fate of arsenical pesticides. Journal of Environmental Quality 35:61-67.  Link.

Ward, D. M., and R. M. Newman. 2006. Fish predation on Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) herbivores and indirect effects on macrophytes. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences63:1049-1057.  Link.

Karimi, R. and C. L. Folt. 2006. Beyond macronutrients: element variability and multielement stoichiometry in freshwater invertebrates. Ecology Letters 9:1273-1283.  Link.

Ellis, A. M., L. P. Lounibos, and M. Holyoak. 2006. Evaluating the long-term metacommunity dynamics of tree hole mosquitoes. Ecology 87:2582-2590.  Link.

Thum, R. A. and R. S. Stemberger.  2006.  Pure spatial and spatially structured environmental variables explain Skistodiaptomus copepod range limits in the northeastern USA.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63:1397-1404.  Link.

Thum, R. A., J. T. Lennon, J. Connor, and A. P. Smagula.  2006.  A DNA fingerprinting approach for distinguishing native and non-native milfoils.  Lake and Reservoir Management 22:1-6.  Link.

Thum, R. A. and J. T. Lennon.  2006.  Is hybridization responsible for invasive growth of non-indigenous water-milfoils?  Biological Invasions 8:1061-1066.  Link.

Lennon, J. T., A. M. Faiia, X. H. Feng, and K. L. Cottingham.  2006.  Relative importance of CO2 recycling and CH4 pathways in lake food webs along a dissolved organic carbon gradient.  Limnology and Oceanography 51:1602-1613.  Link.

Hofstetter, R. W., K. D. Klepzig, J. C. Moser, and M. P. Ayres.  2006.  Seasonal dynamics of mites and fungi and their interaction with southern pine beetle.  Environmental Entomology 35:22-30.  Link.

Hofstetter, R. W., J. T. Cronin, K. D. Klepzig, J. C. Moser, and M. P. Ayres.  2006.  Antagonisms, mutualisms and commensalisms affect outbreak dynamics of the southern pine beetle.  Oecologia147:679-691.  Link.

Turgeon, J., R. Stoks, R. A. Thum, J. M. Brown, and M. A. McPeek.  2005.  Simultaneous quaternary radiations of three damselfly clades across the Holarctic.  American Naturalist 165:E78-E107.  Link.

Pickhardt, P. C., C. L. Folt, C. Y. Chen, B. Klaue, and J. D. Blum.  2005.  Impacts of zooplankton composition and algal enrichment on the accumulation of mercury in an experimental freshwater food web.  Science of the Total Environment 339:89-101.  Link.

Nagy, L. R. and R. T. Holmes.  2005.  To double-brood or not?  Individual variation in the reproductive effort in black-throated blue warblers (Dendroica caerulescens).  Auk 122:902-914.  Link.

Nagy, L. R. and R. T. Holmes.  2005.  Food limits annual fecundity of a migratory songbird: an experimental study.  Ecology 86:675-681.  Link.

Lowe, W. H.  2005.  Factors affecting stage-specific distribution in the stream salamander Gyrinophilus porphyriticus.  Herpetologica 61:135-144.  Link.

Lennon, J. T. and L. E. Pfaff.  2005.  Source and supply of terrestrial organic matter affects aquatic microbial metabolism.  Aquatic Microbial Ecology 39:107-119.  Link.

Landis, R. M. and D. R. Peart.  2005.  Early performance predicts canopy attainment across life histories in subalpine forest trees.  Ecology 86:63-72.  Link.

Kennedy, B. P., C. P. Chamberlain, J. D. Blum, K. H. Nislow, and C. L. Folt.  2005.  Comparing naturally occurring stable isotopes of nitrogen, carbon, and strontium as markers for the rearing locations of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 62:48-57.  Link.

Jones, J., P. J. Doran, L. R. Nagy, and R. T. Holmes.  2005.  Relationship between Mayfield nest-survival estimates and seasonal fecundity: a cautionary note.  Auk 122:306-312.  Link.

Jones, J., P. J. Doran, L. R. Nagy, and R. T. Holmes.  2005.  Mayfield nest-survival estimates and seasonal fecundity: reply to Farnsworth and Simons.  Auk 122:1001-1003.  Link.

Hofstetter, R. W., J. B. Mahfouz, K. D. Klepzig, and M. P. Ayres.  2005.  Effects of tree phytochemistry on the interactions among endophloedic fungi associated with the southern pine beetle.  Journal of Chemical Ecology 31:539-560.  Link.

Doran, P. J. and R. T. Holmes.  2005.  Habitat occupancy patterns of a forest dwelling songbird: causes and consequences.  Canadian Journal of Zoology 83:1297-1305.  Link.

Doran, P. J., P. Z. Gulezian, and M. G. Betts.  2005.  A test of the mobbing playback method for estimating bird reproductive success.  Journal of Field Ornithology 76:227-233.  Link.

Cottingham, K. L., J. T. Lennon, and B. L. Brown.  2005.  Regression versus ANOVA - response.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3:358.  Link.

Cottingham, K. L., J. T. Lennon, and B. L. Brown.  2005.  Knowing when to draw the line: designing more informative ecological experiments.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3:145-152.  Link.

Bolger, D. T., M. A. Patten, and D. C. Bostock.  2005.  Avian reproductive failure in response to an extreme climatic event.  Oecologia 142:398-406.  Link.

Betts, M. G., A. S. Hadley, and P. J. Doran.  2005.  Avian mobbing response is restricted by territory boundaries: experimental evidence from two species of forest warblers.  Ethology 111:821-835.  Link.

Thum, R. A.  2004.  Using 18s rDNA to resolve diaptomid copepod (Copepoda: Calanoida: Diaptomidae) phylogeny: an example with the North American genera.  Hydrobiologia 519:135-141.

Sillett, T. S., N. L. Rodenhouse, and R. T. Holmes.  2004.  Experimentally reducing neighbor density affects reproduction and behavior of a migratory songbird.  Ecology 85:2467-2477.

Nagy, L. R. and R. T. Holmes.  2004.  Factors influencing fecundity in migratory songbirds: is nest predation the most important?  Journal of Avian Biology 35:487-491.

Morrison, S. A., D. T. Bolger, and T. S. Sillett.  2004.  Annual survivorship of the sedentary rufous-crowned sparrow (Aimophila ruficeps): no detectable effects of edge or rainfall in southern california. Auk 121:904-916.

Lowe, W. H., K. H. Nislow, and D. T. Bolger.  2004.  Stage-specific and interactive effects of sedimentation and trout on a headwater stream salamander.  Ecological Applications 14:164-172.

Lennon, J. T.  2004.  Experimental evidence that terrestrial carbon subsidies increase CO2 flux from lake ecosystems.  Oecologia 138:584-591.

Klepzig, K. D., J. Flores-Otero, R. W. Hofstetter, and M. P. Ayres.  2004.  Effects of available water on growth and competition of southern pine beetle associated fungi.  Mycological Research 108:183-188.

Kennedy, B. P., B. Klaue, J. D. Blum, and C. L. Folt.  2004.  Integrative measures of consumption rates in salmon: expansion and application of a trace element approach.  Journal of Applied Ecology 41:1009-1020.

Hampton, S. E.  2004.  Habitat overlap of enemies: temporal patterns and the role of spatial complexity. Oecologia 138:475-484.

Fagan, M. E. and D. R. Peart.  2004.  Impact of the invasive shrub glossy buckthorn (Rhamnus frangula L.) On juvenile recruitment by canopy trees.  Forest Ecology and Management 194:95-107.

Cottingham, K. L. and M. S. Zens.  2004.  Metabolic rate opens a grand vista on ecology.  Ecology85:1805-1807.

Brown, B. L. and R. P. Creed.  2004.  Host preference by an aquatic ectosymbiotic annelid on 2 sympatric species of host crayfishes.  Journal of the North American Benthological Society 23:90-100.

Zens, M. S. and D. R. Peart.  2003.  Dealing with death data: individual hazards, mortality and bias. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 18:366-373.

Veysey, J. S., M. P. Ayres, M. J. Lombardero, R. W. Hofstetter, and K. D. Klepzig.  2003.  Relative suitability of virginia pine and loblolly pine as host species for Dendroctonus frontalis (Coleoptera: Scolytidae).  Environmental Entomology 32:668-679.

Rodenhouse, N. L., T. S. Sillett, P. J. Doran, and R. T. Holmes.  2003.  Multiple density-dependence mechanisms regulate a migratory bird population during the breeding season.  Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 270:2105-2110.

Nislow, K. H. and W. H. Lowe.  2003.  Influences of logging history and stream ph on brook trout abundance in first-order streams in New Hampshire.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society132:166-171.

Lowe, W. H.  2003.  Linking dispersal to local population dynamics: a case study using a headwater salamander system.  Ecology 84:2145-2154.

Lombardero, M. J., M. P. Ayres, R. W. Hofstetter, J. C. Moser, and K. D. Lepzig.  2003.  Strong indirect interactions of Tarsonemus mites (Acarina : Tarsonemidae) and Dendroctonus frontalis (Coleoptera : Scolytidae).  Oikos 102:243-252.

Lennon, J. T., V. H. Smith, and A. R. Dzialowski.  2003.  Invasibility of plankton food webs along a trophic state gradient.  Oikos 103:191-203.

Jones, J., P. J. Doran, and R. T. Holmes.  2003.  Climate and food synchronize regional forest bird abundances.  Ecology 84:3024-3032.

Hampton, S. E. and I. C. Duggan.  2003.  Diel habitat shifts of macrofauna in a fishless pond.  Marine and Freshwater Research 54:797-805.

Gerhardt, F. and E. H. Taliaferro.  2003.  Density-dependent patch selection by foraging cattle egrets. Waterbirds 26:364-369.

Cottingham, K. L., D. A. Chiavelli, and R. K. Taylor.  2003.  Environmental microbe and human pathogen: the ecology and microbiology of Vibrio cholerae.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 1:80-86.

Brown, B. L.  2003.  Spatial heterogeneity reduces temporal variability in stream insect communities. Ecology Letters 6:316-325.  Link.

Zens, M. S. and C. O. Webb.  2002.  Sizing up the shape of life.  Science 295:1475-1476.

Sillett, T. S. and R. T. Holmes.  2002.  Variation in survivorship of a migratory songbird throughout its annual cycle.  Journal of Animal Ecology 71:296-308.

Pickhardt, P. C., C. L. Folt, C. Y. Chen, B. Klaue, and J. D. Blum.  2002.  Algal blooms reduce the uptake of toxic methylmercury in freshwater food webs.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 99:4419-4423.

Nislow, K. H., F. J. Magilligan, C. L. Folt, and B. P. Kennedy.  2002.  Within-basin variation in the short-term effects of a major flood on stream fishes and invertebrates.  Journal of Freshwater Ecology 17:305-318.

Morrison, S. A. and D. T. Bolger.  2002.  Variation in a sparrow's reproductive success with rainfall: food and predator-mediated processes.  Oecologia 133:315-324.

Morrison, S. A. and D. T. Bolger.  2002.  Lack of an urban edge effect on reproduction in a fragmentation-sensitive sparrow.  Ecological Applications 12:398-411.

Lowe, W. H. and D. T. Bolger.  2002.  Local and landscape-scale predictors of salamander abundance in New Hampshire headwater streams.  Conservation Biology 16:183-193.

Lowe, W. H.  2002.  Landscape-scale spatial population dynamics in human-impacted stream systems. Environmental Management 30:225-233.

Kennedy, B. P., A. Klaue, J. D. Blum, C. L. Folt, and K. H. Nislow.  2002.  Reconstructing the lives of fish using sr isotopes in otoliths.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 59:925-929.

Hampton, S. E. and N. A. Friedenberg.  2002.  Nocturnal increases in the use of near-surface water by pond animals.  Hydrobiologia 477:171-179.

Eaton, G. K. and M. P. Ayres.  2002.  Plasticity and constraint in growth and protein mineralization of ectomycorrhizal fungi under simulated nitrogen deposition.  Mycologia 94:921-932.

Brown, B. L., R. P. Creed, and W. E. Dobson.  2002.  Branchiobdellid annelids and their crayfish hosts: are they engaged in a cleaning symbiosis?  Oecologia 132:250-255.

Marra, P. P. and R. T. Holmes.  2001.  Consequences of dominance-mediated habitat segregation in American redstarts during the nonbreeding season.  Auk 118:92-104.

Lennon, J. T., V. H. Smith, and K. Williams.  2001.  Influence of temperature on exotic Daphnia lumholtziand implications for invasion success.  Journal of Plankton Research 23:425-434

Klepzig, K. D., J. C. Moser, F. J. Lombardero, R. W. Hofstetter, and M. P. Ayres.  2001.  Symbiosis and competition: complex interactions among beetles, fungi and mites.  Symbiosis 30:83-96.

Joyce, E. M., T. S. Sillett, and R. T. Holmes.  2001.  An inexpensive method for quantifying incubation patterns of open-cup nesting birds, with data for black-throated blue warblers.  Journal of Field Ornithology 72:369-379.

Hampton, S. E. and J. J. Gilbert.  2001.  Observations of insect predation on rotifers.  Hydrobiologia446:115-121.

Gilbert, J. J. and S. E. Hampton.  2001.  Diel vertical migrations of zooplankton in a shallow, fishless pond: a possible avoidance-response cascade induced by notonectids.  Freshwater Biology 46:611-621.

Evans, C. A., E. K. Miller, and A. J. Friedland.  2001.  Effect of nitrogen and light on nutrient concentrations and associated physiological responses in birch and fir seedlings.  Plant and Soil 236:197-207.

Cottingham, K. L., B. L. Brown, and J. T. Lennon.  2001.  Biodiversity may regulate the temporal variability of ecological systems.  Ecology Letters 4:72-85.

Chiavelli, D. A., J. W. Marsh, and R. K. Taylor.  2001.  The mannose-sensitive hemagglutinin of Vibrio cholerae promotes adherence to zooplankton.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 67:3220-3225.

Berg, E. S., G. K. Eaton, and M. P. Ayres.  2001.  Augmentation of AM fungi fails to ameliorate the adverse effects of temporal resource variation on a lettuce crop.  Plant and Soil 236:251-262.


Sillett, T. S., R. T. Holmes, and T. W. Sherry.  2000.  Impacts of a global climate cycle on population dynamics of a migratory songbird.  Science 288:2040-2042.

Marra, P. P.  2000.  The role of behavioral dominance in structuring patterns of habitat occupancy in a migrant bird during the nonbreeding season.  Behavioral Ecology 11:299-308.

Landolt, P. J., J. A. Brumley, C. L. Smithhisler, L. L. Biddick, and R. W. Hofstetter.  2000.  Apple fruit infested with codling moth are more attractive to neonate codling moth larvae and possess increased amounts of (e,e)-alpha-farnesene.  Journal of Chemical Ecology 26:1685-1699.

Kennedy, B. P., J. D. Blum, C. L. Folt, and K. H. Nislow.  2000.  Using natural strontium isotopic signatures as fish markers: methodology and application.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 57:2280-2292.

Hampton, S. E., J. J. Gilbert, and C. W. Burns.  2000.  Direct and indirect effects of juvenile buenoa macrotibialis (Hemiptera: Notonectidae) on the zooplankton of a shallow pond.  Limnology and Oceanography 45:1006-1012.

Chen, C. Y., R. S. Stemberger, B. Klaue, J. D. Blum, P. C. Pickhardt, and C. L. Folt.  2000.  Accumulation of heavy metals in food web components across a gradient of lakes.  Limnology and Oceanography45:1525-1536.

Bolger, D. T., A. V. Suarez, K. R. Crooks, S. A. Morrison, and T. J. Case.  2000.  Arthropods in urban habitat fragments in southern California: area, age, and edge effects.  Ecological Applications 10:1230-1248.

Marra, P. P. and R. L. Holberton.  1998.  Corticosterone levels as indicators of habitat quality: effects of habitat segregation in a migratory bird during the non-breeding season.  Oecologia 116:284-292.

Marra, P. P., K. A. Hobson, and R. T. Holmes.  1998.  Linking winter and summer events in a migratory bird by using stable-carbon isotopes.  Science 282:1884-1886.

Harrington, R. R., B. P. Kennedy, C. P. Chamberlain, J. D. Blum, and C. L. Folt.  1998.  N-15 enrichment in agricultural catchments: field patterns and applications to tracking Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Chemical Geology 147:281-294.

Hampton, S. E. and P. L. Starkweather.  1998.  Differences in predation among morphotypes of the rotiferAsplanchna silvestrii.  Freshwater Biology 40:595-605.

Hampton, S. E.  1998.  Morphotype-specific predation in the trimorphic rotifer Asplanchna silvestrii. Hydrobiologia 388:437-444.

Evans, C. A., E. K. Miller, and A. J. Friedland.  1998.  Nitrogen mineralization associated with birch and fir under different soil moisture regimes.  Canadian Journal of Forest Research 28:1890-1898.

Erelli, M. C., M. P. Ayres, and G. K. Eaton.  1998.  Altitudinal patterns in host suitability for forest insects.  Oecologia 117:133-142.

Marra, P. P. and R. T. Holmes.  1997.  Avian removal experiments: do they test for habitat saturation or female availability?  Ecology 78:947-952.

Kennedy, B. P., C. L. Folt, J. D. Blum, and C. P. Chamberlain.  1997.  Natural isotope markers in salmon. Nature 387:766-767.

Holmes, R. T., P. P. Marra, and T. W. Sherry.  1996.  Habitat-specific demography of breeding black-throated blue warblers (Dendroica caerulescens): implications for population dynamics.  Journal of Animal Ecology 65:183-195.

Marra, P. P., T. W. Sherry, and R. T. Holmes.  1993.  Territorial exclusion by a long-distance migrant warbler in jamaica - a removal experiment with American redstarts (Setophaga ruticilla).  Auk 110:565-572.

Marra, P. P.  1993.  Reverse mounting in the black-throated blue warbler.  Wilson Bulletin 105:359-361.

Holmes, R. T., T. W. Sherry, P. P. Marra, and K. E. Petit.  1992.  Multiple brooding and productivity of a neotropical migrant, the black-throated blue warbler (Dendroica caerulescens), in an unfragmented temperate forest.  Auk 109:321-333.