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New Articles December 10 - 16

Monday, December 17, 2018
Elizabeth (Bizzy) Berg
Kasey Fralick
Whitney Beck

New Articles December 10 - 16


Lopez-Delgado, E. O., K. O. Winemiller, F. A. Villa-Navarro. Do metacommunity theories explain spatial variation in fish assemblage structure in a pristine tropical river? Freshwater Biology.

Miranda, L. E., K. J. Killgore, W. T. Slack. Spatial organization of fish diversity in a species-rich basin. River Research and Applications.


Damashek, J., B. B. Tolar, Q. Liu, A. O. Okotie-Oyekan, N. J. Wallsgrove, B. N. Popp, J. T. Hollibaugh. Microbial oxidation of selected organic nitrogen compounds in the South Atlantic Bight. Limnology and Oceanography.

Kessler, A. J., M. Wawryk, U. Marzocchi, K. L. Roberts, W. W. Wong, N. Risgaard-Petersen, F. J. R. Meysman, R. N. Glud, P. L. M. Cook. Cable bacteria promote DNRA through iron sulfide dissolution. Limnology and Oceanography.

Page, H. N., T. A. Courtney, E. H. De Carlo, N. M. Howins, I. Koester, A. J. Andersson. Spatiotemporal variability in seawater carbon chemistry for a coral reef flat in Kane'ohe Bay, Hawai'i. Limnology and Oceanography.

Bio-Physical Feedbacks

Cornacchia, L., A. Folkard, G. Davies, R. C. Grabowski, J. van de Koppel, D. van der Wal, G. Wharton, S. Puijalon, T. J. Bouma. Plants face the flow in V formation: A study of plant patch alignment in streams. Limnology and Oceanography.

Coastal Ecology

Voynova, Y. G., W. Petersen, M. Gehrung, S. ABmann, A. L. King. Intertidal regions changing coastal alkalinity: The Wadden Sea-North Sea tidally coupled bioreactor. Limnology and Oceanography.


Flores, J. L. Gama, S. S. S. Sarma, A. N. L. Rocha, S. Nandini. Effects of cladoceran-conditioned medium on the demography of brachionid rotifers (Rotifera: Brachionidae). Hydrobiologia.

Conservation and Restoration

Chevalier M., Russell J.C., & Knape J. New measures for evaluation of environmental perturbations using BACI analyses. Ecological Applications.

Knott, J., M. Mueller, J. Pander, J. Geist. Effectiveness of catchment erosion protection measures and scale-dependent response of stream biota. Hydrobiologia.

Sutherland W.J., Broad S., Butchart S.H.M, Clarke S.J., Collins A.M., Dicks L.V., Doran H., Esmail N., Fleischman E., Frost N., Gaston K.J., Givboons D.W., Hughes A.C., Jiang Z., Kelman R. LeAnstey B., le Roux X., Lickorish F.A., Monk K.A., Mortimer D., Pearce-Higgins J.W., Peck L.S., Pettorelli N., Petty J., Seymour C.L., Spalding M.D., Wentworth J., & Ockendon N. A Horizon Scan of Emerging Issues for Global Conservation in 2019. Trends in Ecology and Evolution.

Dissolved Organic Carbon

Garcia, R.D., M. L. Messetta, C. Feijoo, P. E. Garcia. Assessment of variations in dissolved organic matter in contrasting streams in the Pampas and Patagonian regions (Argentina). Marine and Freshwater Research.

Endangered Species

Dema, T., M. Towsey, S. Sherub, J. Sonam, K. Kinley, A. Truskinger, M. Brereton, P. Roe. Acoustic detection and acoustic habitat characterisation of the critically endangered white-bellied heron (Ardea insignis) in Bhutan. Freshwater Biology.


Johnson K.P., Dietrich C.H., Friedrich F., Beutel R.G., Wipfler B., Peters R.S., Allen J.M., Petersen M., Donath A., Walden K.K.O., Kozlov A.M., Podsiadlowski L., Mayer C., Meusemann K., Vasilikopoulos A., Waterhouse R.M., Cameron S.L., Weirauch C., Swanson D.R., Percey D.M., Hardy N.B., Terry I., Liu S., Zhou X., Misof B., Robertson H.M., & Yoshizawa K. Phylogenomics and the evolution of hemipteroid insects. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


Bertho S., Herpin A., Branthonne A., Jouanno E., Yano A., Nicol B., Muller T., Pannetier M., Pailhoux E., Miwa M., Yoshizaki G., Schartl M., & Guiguen Y. The unusual rainbow trout sex determination gene hijacked the canonical vertebrate gonadal differentiation pathway. Proceeding of the National Academy of Science.

Rodgers, E. M., A. E. Todgham, R. E. Connon, and N. A. Fangue. Stressor interactions in freshwater habitats: Effects of cold water exposure and food limitation on early-life growth and upper thermal tolerance in white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus. Freshwater Biology.

Stefanelli-Silva, G., J. Zuanon, T. Pires. Revisiting Amazonian water types: experimental evidence highlights the importance of forest stream hydrochemistry in shaping adaptation in a fish species. Hydrobiologia.

Food Web Interactions

Montagano L., Leroux S.J., Giroux M-A., & Lecomte N. The strength of ecological subsidies across ecosystems: a latitudinal gradient of direct and indirect impacts on food webs. Ecology Letters.

Yamamichi M., Klauschies T., Miner B.E., & van Velzen E. Modelling inducible defenses in predator–prey interactions: assumptions and dynamical consequences of three distinct approaches. Ecology Letters.


Hotaling, S., J. J. Giersch, D. S. Finn, L. M. Tronstad, S. Jordan, L. E. Serpa, R. G. Call, C. C. Muhlfeld, and D. W. Weisrock. Congruent population genetic structure but differing depths of divergence for three alpine stoneflies with similar ecology and geographic distributions. Freshwater Biology.

Kim, D-H., J. Yu, J. C. Park, C.-B. Jeong, S. Bae, and J.-S. Lee. Targeted cytochrome P450 3045C1 (CYP3045C1) gene mutation via CRISPR-Cas9 ribonucleoproteins in the marine rotifer Brachionus koreanus. Hydrobiologia.


Indraswari, K., D. S. Bower, D. Tucker, L. Schwarzkopf, M. Towsey, and P. Roe. Assessing the value of acoustic indices to distinguish species and quantify activity: A case study using frogs. Freshwater Biology.

Prater, C., D. E. Scott, S. L. Lance, S. O. Nunziata, R. Sherman, N. Tomczyk, K. A. Capps, P. D. Jeyasingh. Understanding variation in salamander ionomes: a nutrient balance approach. Freshwater Biology.


Gionchetta, G., F. Oliva, M. Menendez, P. L. Laseras, A. M. Romani. Key role of streambed moisture and flash storms for microbial resistance and resilience to long-term drought. Freshwater Biology.

Kraus, C. N., M-P. Bonnet, C. A. Miranda, I. S. Nogueira, J. Garnier, L. C. G. Vieira. Interannual hydrological variations and ecological phytoplankton patterns in Amazonian floodplain lakes. Hydrobiologia.


Pandori L.L.M & Sorte C.J.B. The weakest link: sensitivity to climate extremes across life stages of marine invertebrates. Oikos.

Mercury Transport

Sonke J.E., Teisserenc R., Heimbürger-Boavida L-E., Petrova M.V., Marusczak N., Le Dantec T., Chupakov A.P., Li C., Thackeray C.P., Sunderland E.M., Tananaev N., & Pokrovsky O.S. Eurasian river spring flood observations support net Arctic Ocean mercury export to the atmosphere and Atlantic Ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


Elbrecht, V. and D. Steinke. Scaling up DNA metabarcoding for freshwater macrozoobenthos monitoring. Freshwater Biology.

Hampton, S. E., M. D. Scheuerell, M. J. Church, J. M. Melack. Long-term perspectives in aquatic research. Limnology and Oceanography.

Linke, S., E. Decker, T. Gifford, C. Desjonqueres. Diurnal variation in freshwater ecoacoustics: implications for site-level sampling design. Freshwater Biology.


Ger, K. A., S. Naus-Wiezer, L. De Meester, M. Lurling. Zooplankton grazing selectivity regulates herbivory and dominance of toxic phytoplankton over multiple prey generations. Limnology and Oceanography.

Liu, K., B. Chen, S. Zhang, M. Sato, Z. Shi, H. Liu. Marine phytoplankton in subtropical coastal waters showing lower thermal sensitivity than microzooplankton. Limnology and Oceanography.

Massa, E. A., J. M. Farrell. Prey selection by larval northern pike (Esox, lucius) exposed to different zooplankton assemblages representing seasonally flooded wetland and nearshore bay habitats. Limnology and Oceanography.

Pothoven, S. A., and H. A. Vanderploeg. Variable demographics and consumption requirements of Bythotrephes longimanus (Crustacea, Cercopagididae) along a nearshore to offshore gradient in Lake Michigan. Hydrobiologia.


Cuthbert, R. N., T. Daul, R. J. Wasserman, O. L. F. Weyl, A. Callaghan, W. Froneman, J. T. A. Dick. Sex-skewed trophic impacts in ephemeral wetlands. Freshwater Biology.