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New Articles July 30 - August 5

Monday, August 6, 2018
Katherine O'Reilly
Allyn Dodd

New Articles July 30 - August 5

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

Broad-based journals (5): Ecology, Ecological Applications, Nature, Oecologia, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences


García-Palacios P., Gross N., Gaitán J. & Maestre F.T. Climate mediates the biodiversity–ecosystem stability relationship globally. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Hirt M.R., Grimm V., Li Y., Rall B.C., Rosenbaum B. & Brose U. Bridging Scales: Allometric Random Walks Link Movement and Biodiversity Research. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

Poursanidis D., Chatzigeorgiou G., Dimitriadis C., Koutsoubas D. & Arvanitidis C. Testing the robustness of a coastal biodiversity data protocol in the Mediterranean: insights from the molluskan assemblages from the sublittoral macroalgae communities. Hydrobiologia.


Frau D., Mayora G. & Devercelli M. Phytoplankton-based water quality metrics: feasibility of their use in a Neotropical shallow lake. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Hiatt D.L., Back J.A. & King R.S. Effects of stream velocity and phosphorus concentrations on alkaline phosphatase activity and carbon:phosphorus ratios in periphyton. Hydrobiologia.

Kunza L.A., Gillis C.-A., Haueter J.Z., Murdock J.N. & O’Brien J.M. Declining phosphorus as a potential driver for the onset of Didymosphenia geminata mats in North American rivers. River Research and Applications.

Climate Change

Klobucar S.L., Gaeta J.W. & Budy P. A changing menu in a changing climate: Using experimental and long-term data to predict invertebrate prey biomass and availability in lakes of arctic Alaska. Freshwater Biology.


Lennox R.J., Thorstad E.B., Diserud O.H., Økland F., Cooke S.J., Aasestad I., et al. Biotic and abiotic determinants of the ascent behaviour of adult Atlantic salmon transiting passable waterfalls. River Research and Applications.

Li K., Brant C.O., Huertas M., Hessler E.J., Mezei G., Scott A.M., et al. Fatty-acid derivative acts as a sea lamprey migratory pheromone. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Stoessel D.J., Morrongiello J.R., Raadik T.A., Lyon J.P. & Nicol M.D. Determinants of year class strength and growth of estuary perch Macquaria colonorum in a highly regulated system. Marine and Freshwater Research.

Management and Restoration

Jack B.K. & Jayachandran S. Self-selection into payments for ecosystem services programs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Meißner T., Schütt M., Sures B. & Feld C.K. Riverine regime shifts through reservoir dams reveal options for ecological management. Ecological Applications.

Santos L.N., Agostinho A.A., Santos A.F.G.N. & García-Berthou E. Reconciliation ecology in Neotropical reservoirs: can fishing help to mitigate the impacts of invasive fishes on native populations? Hydrobiologia.

Schirmer J. & Dyer F. A framework to diagnose factors influencing proenvironmental behaviors in water-sensitive urban design. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Settele J. & Settle W.H. Conservation biological control: Improving the science base. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


Bahram M., Hildebrand F., Forslund S.K., Anderson J.L., Soudzilovskaia N.A., Bodegom P.M., et al. Structure and function of the global topsoil microbiome. Nature.

Bond-Lamberty B., Bailey V.L., Chen M., Gough C.M. & Vargas R. Globally rising soil heterotrophic respiration over recent decades. Nature.

Nottingham A.T., Fierer N., Turner B.L., Whitaker J., Ostle N.J., McNamara N.P., et al. Microbes follow Humboldt: temperature drives plant and soil microbial diversity patterns from the Amazon to the Andes. Ecology.

Winbourne J.B. & Houlton B.Z. Plant-soil feedbacks on free-living nitrogen fixation over geological time. Ecology.


Humphreys R.K., Puth M.-T., Neuhäuser M. & Ruxton G.D. Underestimation of Pearson’s product moment correlation statistic. Oecologia.

Tropic Ecology

Masese F.O., Abrantes K.G., Gettel G.M., Irvine K., Bouillon S. & McClain M.E. Trophic structure of an African savanna river and organic matter inputs by large terrestrial herbivores: A stable isotope approach. Freshwater Biology.


Kenow K.P., Gray B.R. & Lyon J.E. Flooding tolerance of Sagittaria latifolia and Sagittaria rigida under controlled laboratory conditions. River Research and Applications.

Lusardi R.A., Jeffres C.A. & Moyle P.B. Stream macrophytes increase invertebrate production and fish habitat utilization in a California stream. River Research and Applications.

Seer F.K., Brunke M. & Schrautzer J. Mesoscale river restoration enhances the diversity of floodplain vegetation. River Research and Applications.