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New Articles August 27 - September 2

Monday, September 3, 2018
Katherine O'Reilly
Kasey Fralick

New Articles August 27 - September 2

Freshwater-specific journals (4): Freshwater Biology, Hydrobiologia, Limnology and Oceanography, River Research and Applications

Broad-based journals (9): Ecological Applications, Ecology, Ecology Letters, Journal of Applied Ecology, Nature, Oecologia, Oikos, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Trends in Ecology & Evolution


Cloern J.E. Patterns, pace, and processes of waterquality variability in a longstudied estuary. Limnology and Oceanography.

Climate Change

Johnston C.A. & Gruner D.S. Marine fauna sort at fine resolution in an ecotone of shifting wetland foundation species. Ecology.

Nogués-Bravo D., Rodríguez-Sánchez F., Orsini L., de Boer E., Jansson R., Morlon H., et al. Cracking the Code of Biodiversity Responses to Past Climate Change. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

Rosenblatt A.E. Shifts in plant nutrient content in combined warming and drought scenarios may alter reproductive fitness across trophic levels. Oikos.

Community Ecology

Ohlmann M., Mazel F., Chalmandrier L., Bec S., Coissac E., Gielly L., et al. Mapping the imprint of biotic interactions on β-diversity. Ecology Letters.


Sòria-Perpinyà X., Miracle M.R., Soria J., Delegido J., & Vicente E. Remote sensing application for the study of rapid flushing to remediate eutrophication in shallow lagoons (Albufera of Valencia). Hydrobiologia.

Yuan L.L. & Pollard A.I. Changes in the relationship between zooplankton and phytoplankton biomasses across a eutrophication gradient. Limnology and Oceanography.


Bett N.N., Hinch S.G., & Casselman M.T. Effects of natal water dilution on the migration of Pacific salmon in a regulated river. River Research and Applications.

Colvin M.E., Peterson J.T., Sharpe C., Kent M.L., & Schreck C.B. Identifying optimal hauling densities for adult Chinook salmon trap and haul operations. River Research and Applications.

Lemoine L., Barluenga M., Lucek K., Mwaiko S., Haesler M., Chapman L.J., & Seehausen O. Recent sympatric speciation involving habitat-associated nuptial colour polymorphism in a crater lake cichlid. Hydrobiologia.

McDermott G.R., Meng K.C., McDonald G.G. & Costello C.J. The blue paradox: Preemptive overfishing in marine reserves. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Rahel F.J. & McLaughlin R.L. Selective fragmentation and the management of fish movement across anthropogenic barriers. Ecological Applications.

Zhang P., Cai L., Chen X., Qiao Y., & Chang J. Evaluation of fish habitat suitability using a coupled ecohydraulic model: Habitat model selection and prediction. River Research and Applications.


Noë R. & Kiers E.T. Mycorrhizal Markets, Firms, and Co-ops. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.


Cole J.C., Townsend P.A., Eshleman K.N., St. John White B., Galbraith H.S. & Lellis W.A. Using United States Geological Survey stream gages to predict flow and temperature conditions to maintain freshwater mussel habitat. River Research and Applications.

Humphrey V., Zscheischler J., Ciais P., Gudmundsson L., Sitch S. & Seneviratne S.I. Sensitivity of atmospheric CO2 growth rate to observed changes in terrestrial water storage. Nature.

Invasive Species

Gallego-Tévar B., Curado G., Grewell B.J., Figueroa M.E. & Castillo J.M. Realized niche and spatial pattern of native and exotic halophyte hybrids. Oecologia.

Moser D., Lenzner B., Weigelt P., Dawson W., Kreft H., Pergl J., et al. Remoteness promotes biological invasions on islands worldwide. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Zhang Z., Capinha C., Weterings R., McLay C.L., Xi D., Lü H., & Yu L. Ensemble forecasting of the global potential distribution of the invasive Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis. Hydrobiologia.

Land Use

Fugère V., Jacobsen D., Finestone E.H., & Chapman L.J. Ecosystem structure and function of afrotropical streams with contrasting land use. Freshwater Biology.

Plas F., Allan E., Fischer M., Alt F., Arndt H., Binkenstein J., et al. Towards the development of general rules describing landscape heterogeneity–multifunctionality relationships. Journal of Applied Ecology.


Benedetti-Cecchi L., Bulleri F., Dal Bello M., Maggi E., Ravaglioli C. & Rindi L. Hybrid datasets: integrating observations with experiments in the era of macroecology and big-data. Ecology.


Desjonquères C., Ryback F., Ulloa J.S., Kempf A., Hen A.B., & Sueur J. Monitoring the acoustic activity of an aquatic insect population in relation to temperature, vegetation and noise. Freshwater Biology.

Larson E.I., Poff N.L., Atkinson C.L., & Flecker A.S. Extreme flooding decreases stream consumer autochthony by increasing detrital resource availability. Freshwater Biology.

Odountan O.H., de Bisthoven L.J., Abou Y., & Eggermont H. Biomonitoring of lakes using macroinvertebrates: recommended indices and metrics for use in West Africa and developing countries. Hydrobiologia.

Wooster D.E. & DeBano S.J. The importance of scale in understanding the effect of stream intermittence on aquatic macroinvertebrate diversity. River Research and Applications.


Hansen L.P. & Miao J. Aversion to ambiguity and model misspecification in dynamic stochastic environments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Yates K.L., Bouchet P.J., Caley M.J., Mengersen K., Randin C.F., Parnell S., et al. Outstanding Challenges in the Transferability of Ecological Models. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.


Dallas T.A., Han B.A., Nunn C.L., Park A.W., Stephens P.R. & Drake J.M. Host traits associated with species roles in parasite sharing networks. Oikos.


Barel J.M., Kuyper T.W., Paul J., Boer W., Cornelissen J.H.C. & De Deyn G.B. Winter cover crop legacy effects on litter decomposition act through litter quality and microbial community changes. Journal of Applied Ecology.

Carol Adair E., Hooper D.U., Paquette A. & Hungate B.A. Ecosystem context illuminates conflicting roles of plant diversity in carbon storage. Ecology Letters.

Feng X., Ackerly D.D., Dawson T.E., Manzoni S., Skelton R.P., Vico G., et al. The ecohydrological context of drought and classification of plant responses. Ecology Letters.

Park H.J., Nam B.E., Hong M.G., & Kim J.G. Slope and soil nutrients can explain the distribution of Phragmites australis and Phragmites japonica in riparian wetlands. River Research and Applications.

Zuidam J.P., Leeuwen C.H.A., Bakker E.S., Verhoeven J.T.A., Ijff S., Peeters E.T.H.M., et al. Plant functional diversity and nutrient availability can improve restoration of floating fens via facilitation, complementarity and selection effects. Journal of Applied Ecology.


Fonseca M.M., Pallini A., Lima E. & Janssen A. Ontogenetic stage-specific reciprocal intraguild predation. Oecologia.

Lourenço R., del Mar Delgado M., Campioni L., Goytre F., Rabaça J.E., Korpimäki E., et al. Why do top predators engage in superpredation? From an empirical scenario to a theoretical framework. Oikos.


Carrillo Y., Dijkstra F., LeCain D., Blumenthal D. & Pendall E. Elevated CO2 and warming cause interactive effects on soil carbon and shifts in carbon use by bacteria. Ecology Letters.

O’Brien M.J., Pugnaire F.I., Rodríguez-Echeverría S., Morillo J.A., Martín-Usero F., López-Escoriza A., et al. Mimicking a rainfall gradient to test the role of soil microbiota for mediating plant responses to drier conditions. Oikos.

Rangsiwanichpong P., Kazama S., & Gunawardhana L. Assessment of sediment yield in Thailand using revised universal soil loss equation and geographic information system techniques. River Research and Applications.


Ruiz T., Bec A., Danger M., Koussoroplis A.-M., Aguer J.-P., Morel J.-P., et al. A microcalorimetric approach for investigating stoichiometric constraints on the standard metabolic rate of a small invertebrate. Ecology Letters.