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New Articles February 4-10

Sunday, February 10, 2019
Kasey Fralick
Elizabeth "Bizzy" Berg

Freshwater-Specific Journals (5): Freshwater Biology (3), Hydobiologia (4), Limnology and Oceanography (8), River Research and Applications (2), Marine and Freshwater Research (1)

Broad-Based Journals (5): Ecology (1), Nature (1), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (5), Ecology Letters (3), Oikos (5)

Algal Ecology

Jankowiak J., Hattenrath-Lehmann T., Kramer B.J., Ladds M., Gobler C.J. Deciphering the effects of nitrogen, phosphorus, and temperature on cyanobacterial bloom intensification, diversity, and toxicity in western Lake Erie. Limnology and Oceanograpy.

Rowland F.E., North R.L., McEachern P., Obrecht E.V., Gurung T.B., & Jones S.B. Phytoplankton nutrient deficiencies vary with season in sub-tropical lakes of Nepal. Hydrobiologia.

Amphibian Ecology

Brunetti, A. E., M. L. Lyra, W. G. P. Melo, L. E. Andrade, P. Palacios-Rodríguez, B. M. Prado, C. F. B. Haddad, M. T. Pupo, and N. P. Lopes. Symbiotic skin bacteria as a source for sex-specific scents in frogs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


Pillai, P., and T. C. Gouhier. Not even wrong: The spurious measurement of biodiversity’s effects on ecosystem functioning. Ecology.

Raedt, J. De, J. M. Baert, C. R. Janssen, and F. De Laender. Stressor fluxes alter the relationship between beta-diversity and regional productivity. Oikos.


Denelle, P., C. Violle, and F. Munoz. Distinguishing the signatures of local environmental filtering and regional trait range limits in the study of trait–environment relationships. Oikos

Fenberg, P. B., and M. M. Rivadeneira. On the importance of habitat continuity for delimiting biogeographic regions and shaping richness gradients. Ecology Letters.


Harjung A., Perujo N., Butturini A., Romaní A.M., & Sabater F. Responses of microbial activity in hyporheic pore water to biogeochemical changes in a drying headwater stream. Freshwater Biology.

Langenegger T., Vachon D., Donis D., McGinnis D.F. What the bubble knows: Lake methane dynamics revealed by sediment gas bubble composition. Limnology and Oceanography.

Pain A.J., Martin J.B., & Young C.R. Sources and sinks of CO2 and CH4 in siliciclastic subterranean estuaries. Limnology and Oceanography.

Stachelek J. & Soranno P.A. Does freshwater connectivity influence phosphorus retention in lakes? Limnology and Oceanography.

Qin Q. & Shen J. Pelagic contribution to gross primary production dynamics in shallow areas of York River, VA, U.S.A. Limnology and Oceanography.

Citizen Science

Parrish, J. K., T. Jones, H. K. Burgess, Y. He, L. Fortson, and D. Cavalier. Hoping for optimality or designing for inclusion: Persistence, learning, and the social network of citizen science. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Trouille, L., C. J. Lintott, and L. F. Fortson. Citizen science frontiers: Efficiency, engagement, and serendipitous discovery with human–machine systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Climate Change

Berec, L. Allee effects under climate change. Oikos.

Golledge, N. R., E. D. Keller, N. Gomez, K. A. Naughten, J. Bernales, L. D. Trusel, and T. L. Edwards. Global environmental consequences of twenty-first-century ice-sheet melt. Nature.


Radchuk, V., F. De Laender, J. S. Cabral, I. Boulangeat, M. Crawford, F. Bohn, J. De Raedt, C. Scherer, J.-C. Svenning, K. Thonicke, F. M. Schurr, V. Grimm, and S. Kramer-Schadt. The dimensionality of stability depends on disturbance type. Ecology Letters.


Aspin T.W.H., Hart K., Khamis K., Milner A.M., O'Callaghan M.J., Trimmer M., Wang Z., Williams G.M.D., Woodward G., & Ledger M.E. Drought intensification alters the composition, body size, and trophic structure of invertebrate assemblages in a stream mesocosm experiment. Freshwater Biology.

Hosen J.D., Aho K.S., Appling A.P., Creech E.C., Fair J.H., Hall Jr. R.O., Kyzivat E.D., Lowenthal R.S., Matt S., Morrison J., Saiers J.E., Shanley J.B., Weber L.C., Yoon B., & Raymond P.A. Enhancement of primary production during drought in a temperate watershed is greater in larger rivers than headwater streams. Limnology and Oceanography.

Ecosystem Engineering

Grinath, J. B., L. Larios, L. R. Prugh, J. S. Brashares, and K. N. Suding. Environmental gradients determine the potential for ecosystem engineering effects. Oikos.


Hart, S. P., M. M. Turcotte, and J. M. Levine. Effects of rapid evolution on species coexistence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Palero F., Rodríguez-Flores P.C., Cabezas P., Machordom A., Macpherson E., & Corbari L. Evolution of squat lobsters (Crustacea, Galatheoidea): mitogenomic data suggest an early divergent Porcellanidae. Hydrobiologia.

Fish Ecology

Nunes M.U.S., Hallwass G., & Silvano R.A.M. Fishers’ local ecological knowledge indicate migration patterns of tropical freshwater fish in an Amazonian river. Hydrobiologia.

Fish Passage

Romão F., Quaresma A.L., Santos J.M., Branco P., & Pinheiro A.N. Cyprinid passage performance in an experimental multislot fishway across distinct seasons. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Vergeynst J., Pauwels I., Baeyens R., Coeck J., Nopens I., Mulder T.D., & Mouton A. The impact of intermediate‐head navigation locks on downstream fish passage. River Research and Applications.

Organic Matter Dynamics

Wohl E., Hinshaw S.K., Scamardo J.E., & Gutiérez-Fonseca. Transient organic jams in Puerto Rican mountain streams after hurricanes. River Research and Applications.

Predation Ecology

Corsi M.P., Hansen M.J., Quist M.C., Schill D.J., & Dux A.M. Influences of Lake Trout (Salvelinus namaycush) and Mysis diluviana on kokanee (Oncorhynchus nerka) in Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho. Hydrobiologia.

Langer S.M., Weiss L.C., Ekvall M.T., Bianco G., Hansson L-A., & Tollrian R. A three‐dimensional perspective of Daphnia’s swimming behavior with and without predator cues. Limnology and Oceanography.

Naman, S. M., R. Ueda, and T. Sato. Predation risk and resource abundance mediate foraging behaviour and intraspecific resource partitioning among consumers in dominance hierarchies. Oikos.

Sniegula S., Nsanzimana J., & Johansson F. Predation risk affects egg mortality and carry over effects in the larval stages in damselflies. Freshwater Biology.

Sediment Dynamics

McKinney P., Austin J., & Fai G. The wind‐driven formation of cross‐shelf sediment plumes in a large lake. Limnology and Oceanography.


Aihara, Y., S. Maruyama, A. H. Baird, A. Iguchi, S. Takahashi, and J. Minagawa. Green fluorescence from cnidarian hosts attracts symbiotic algae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116:2118 LP-2123.