Publications 2018

  • Kuo TCY., Hatakeyama M., Tameshige T., Shimizu KK., Sese J. (2018). Homeolog expression quantification methods for allopolyploids. Briefings in Bioinformatics:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1093/bib/bby121
  • Reyhanloo T., Baumgärtner S., Haeni M., Quatrini S., Saner P., von Lindern E. (2018). Private-sector investor’s intention and motivation to invest in Land Degradation Neutrality. PLoS ONE, 13(12):e0208813. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208813
  • Harvey E., Gounand I., Fronhofer EA., Altermatt F. (2018). Disturbance reverses classic biodiversity predictions in river-like landscapes. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, 285(1893):1-9. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2441
  • Falcón W., Hansen DM. (2018). Island rewilding with giant tortoises in an era of climate change. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 373(1761):20170442. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2017.0442
  • Irwin DE., Milá B., Toews DPL., Brelsford A., Kenyon HL., Porter AN., Grossen C., Delmore KE., Alcaide M., Irwin JH. (2018). A comparison of genomic islands of differentiation across three young avian species pairs. Molecular Ecology, 27(23):4839-4855. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14858
  • Wuest SE., Niklaus PA. (2018). A plant biodiversity effect resolved to a single chromosomal region. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 2(12):1933-1939. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0708-y
  • Viblanc VA., Schull Q., Cornioley T., Stier A., Ménard J-J., Groscolas R., Robin J-P. (2018). An integrative appraisal of the hormonal and metabolic changes induced by acute stress using king penguins as a model. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 269:1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2017.08.024
  • Chu HY., Sprouffske K., Wagner A. (2018). Assessing the benefits of horizontal gene transfer by laboratory evolution and genome sequencing. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 18(1):54. DOI: 10.1186/s12862-018-1164-7
  • Origgi FC., Schmidt BR., Lohmann P., Otten P., Meier RK., Pisano SRR., Moore-Jones G., Tecilla M., Sattler U., Wahli T., Gaschen V., Stoffel MH. (2018). Bufonid herpesvirus 1 (BfHV1) associated dermatitis and mortality in free ranging common toads (Bufo bufo) in Switzerland. Scientific Reports, 8:14737. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-32841-0
  • Brown BV., Borkent A., et al., Naglis S. (2018). Comprehensive inventory of true flies (Diptera) at a tropical site. Communications Biology, 1:21. DOI: 10.1038/s42003-018-0022-x
  • Schmid MW., Heichinger C., Coman Schmid D., Guthörl D., Gagliardini V., Bruggmann R., Aluri S., Aquino C., Schmid B., Turnbull LA., Grossniklaus U. (2018). Contribution of epigenetic variation to adaptation in Arabidopsis. Nature Communications, 9(1):4446. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-06932-5
  • Hartman K., van der Heijden MGA., Wittwer RA., Banerjee S., Walser J-C., Schlaeppi K. (2018). Cropping practices manipulate abundance patterns of root and soil microbiome members paving the way to smart farming. Microbiome, 6(1):14. DOI: 10.1186/s40168-017-0389-9
  • Harrison N., Lindholm AK., Dobay A., Halloran O., Manser A., König B. (2018). Female nursing partner choice in a population of wild house mice (Mus musculus domesticus). Frontiers in Zoology, 15:4. DOI: 10.1186/s12983-018-0251-3
  • San Millan A., Toll-Riera M., Qi Q., Betts A., Hopkinson RJ., McCullagh J., MacLean RC. (2018). Integrative analysis of fitness and metabolic effects of plasmids in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1. The ISME journal, 12(12):3014-3024. DOI: 10.1038/s41396-018-0224-8
  • Blanckenhorn WU., Bauerfeind SS., Berger D., Davidowitz G., Fox CW., Guillaume F., Nakamura S., Nishimura K., Sasaki H., Stillwell RC., Tachi T., Schäfer MA. (2018). Life history traits, but not body size, vary systematically along latitudinal gradients on three continents in the widespread yellow dung fly. Ecography:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.03752
  • Fattebert J., Michel V., Scherler P., Naef-Daenzer B., Milanesi P., Grüebler MU. (2018). Little owls in big landscapes: Informing conservation using multi-level resource selection functions. Biological Conservation, 228:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2018.09.032
  • Lopes PC., Block P., Pontiggia A., Lindholm AK., König B. (2018). No evidence for kin protection in the expression of sickness behaviors in house mice. Scientific Reports, 8(1):16682. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-35174-0
  • Paape T., Briskine RV., Lischer HEL., Halstead-Nussloch G., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Hatakeyama M., Tanaka K., Nishiyama T., Sabirov R., Sese J., Shimizu KK. (2018). Patterns of polymorphism and selection in the subgenomes of the allopolyploid Arabidopsis kamchatica. Nature Communications 9: 3909. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-06108-1
  • Miller DAW., Grant EHC., Muths E., Amburgey SM., Adams MJ., Joseph MB., Waddle JH., Johnson PTJ., Ryan ME., et al., Schmidt BR., Cruickshank SS. (2018). Quantifying climate sensitivity and climate-driven change in North American amphibian communities. Nature Communications, 9:3926. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-06157-6
  • Hu L., Robert CAM., Cadot S., Zhang X., Ye M., Li B., Manzo D., Chervet N., Steinger T., van der Heijden MGA., Schlaeppi, Klaus; Erb, Matthias (2018). Root exudate metabolites drive plant-soil feedbacks on growth and defense by shaping the rhizosphere microbiota. Nature Communications, 9:2738. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-05122-7
  • Pontarp M., Bunnefeld L., Cabral JS., Etienne RS., Fritz SA., Gillespie R., Graham CH., Hagen O., Hartig F., Huang S., Jansson R., Maliet O., Münkemüller T., Pellissier L., Rangel TF., Storch D., Wiegand T., Hurlbert AH. (2018). The Latitudinal Diversity Gradient: Novel Understanding through Mechanistic Eco-evolutionary Models. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 34(3):211-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.11.009
  • Bjorkman AD., Myers-Smith IH., Elmendorf SC., Normand S., Thomas HJD., et al., Baruah G., Frei ER., Iturrate-Garcia M., Jaroszynska F., Lembrechts JJ. (2018). Tundra Trait Team: A database of plant traits spanning the tundra biome. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 27(12):1402-1411. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12821
  • Ley M., Lehmann MF., Niklaus PA., Luster J. (2018). Alteration of nitrous oxide emissions from floodplain soils by aggregate size, litter accumulation and plant–soil interactions. Biogeosciences, 15(22):7043-7057. DOI: 10.5194/bg-15-7043-2018
  • Gounand I., Little CJ., Harvey E., Altermatt F. (2018). Cross-ecosystem carbon flows connecting ecosystems worldwide. Nature Communications, 9:4825. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-07238-2
  • Černý M., Bächli G. (2018). New records of Agromyzidae (Diptera) from Switzerland and an updated checklist. Alpine Entomology, 2:115-137. DOI: 10.3897/alpento.2.28973
  • Fronhofer EA., Legrand D., Altermatt F., Ansart A., Blanchet S., Bonte D., Chaine A., Dahirel M., De Laender F., De Raedt J., di Gesu L., Jacob S., Kaltz O., Laurent E., Little CJ., Madec L., Manzi F., Masier S., Pellerin F., Pennekamp F., Schtickzelle N., Therry L., Vong A., Winandy L., Cote J. (2018). Bottom-up and top-down control of dispersal across major organismal groups. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 2(12):1859-1863. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0686-0
  • Deiner K., Lopez J., Bourne S., Holman LE., Seymour M., Grey EK., Lacoursière-Roussel A., Li Y., Renshaw MA., Pfrender ME., Rius M., Bernatchez L., Lodge DM. (2018). Optimising the detection of marine taxonomic richness using environmental DNA metabarcoding: the effects of filter material, pore size and extraction method. Metabarcoding and Metagenomics, 2:e28963. DOI: 10.3897/mbmg.2.28963
  • Pennekamp F., Pontarp M., Tabi A., Altermatt F., Alther R., Choffat Y., Fronhofer EA., Ganesanandamoorthy P., Garnier A., Griffiths JI., Greene S., Horgan K., Massie TM., Mächler E., Palamara GM., Seymour M., Petchey OL. (2018). Biodiversity increases and decreases ecosystem stability. Nature, 563:109-112. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0627-8
  • Conforti S., Dietrich J., Kuhn T., van Koppenhagen N., Baur J., Rohner PT., Blanckenhorn WU., Schäfer MA. (2018). Comparative effects of the parasiticide ivermectin on survival and reproduction of adult sepsid flies. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 163:215-222. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2018.07.029
  • Nater CR; van Benthem KJ., Canale CI., Schradin C., Ozgul A. (2018). Density feedbacks mediate effects of environmental change on population dynamics of a semidesert rodent. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(6):1534-1546. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12888
  • Falcón W., Furrer S., Bauert M., Hatt J-M., Hansen DM., Clauss M. (2018). Evaluation of artificial heating sources for the thermoregulation of Aldabra giant tortoises (Aldabrachelys gigantea) in Zurich zoo. Zoo Biology, 37(6):458-465. DOI: 10.1002/zoo.21449
  • Milkereit J., Emmanuel F., Stoll P., Wagg C., Niklaus PA. (2018). Experimental disconnection from common mycorrhizal networks has little effects on competitive interactions among common temperate grassland species. Journal of Ecology, 106(6):2332-2343. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12984
  • Bajić V., Barbieri C., Hübner A., Güldemann T., Naumann C., Gerlach L., Berthold F., Nakagawa H., Mpoloka SW., Roewer L., Purps J., Stoneking M., Pakendorf B. (2018). Genetic structure and sex-biased gene flow in the history of southern African populations. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 167(3):656-671. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.23694
  • Bauerfeind SS., Schäfer MA., Berger D., Blanckenhorn WU., Fox CW. (2018). Replicated latitudinal clines in reproductive traits of European and North American yellow dung flies. Oikos:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/oik.05421
  • Li X-Y., Kokko H. (2018). Sex-biased dispersal: a review of the theory. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12475
  • Aguilar-Rodríguez J., Wagner A. (2018). Metabolic determinants of enzyme evolution in a genome-scale bacterial metabolic network. Genome Biology and Evolution, 10(11):3076-3088. DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evy234
  • Runge J-N., Lindholm AK. (2018). Carrying a selfish genetic element predicts increased migration propensity in free-living wild house mice. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, 285(1888):20181333. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.1333
  • Gerber N., Kokko H. (2018). Abandoning the ship using sex, dispersal or dormancy: multiple escape routes from challenging conditions. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 373(1757):20170424. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2017.0424
  • Li X-Y., Holman L. (2018). Evolution of female choice under intralocus sexual conflict and genotype-by-environment interactions. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 373:20170425. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2017.0425
  • Huang Y., Chen Y., Castro-Izaguirre N., Baruffol M., Brezzi M., Lang A., Li Y., Härdtle W., von Oheimb G., Yang X., Liu X., Pei K., Both S., Yang B., Eichenberg D., Niklaus PA., Schmid B., et al. (2018). Impacts of species richness on productivity in a large-scale subtropical forest experiment. Science, 362(6410):80-83. DOI: 10.1126/science.aat6405
  • Connallon T., Débarre F., Li X-Y. (2018). Linking local adaptation with the evolution of sex differences. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 373:20170414. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2017.0414
  • Rohner PT., Blanckenhorn WU. (2018). A Comparative Study of the Role of Sex-Specific Condition Dependence in the Evolution of Sexually Dimorphic Traits. The American Naturalist, 192(6):online. DOI: 10.1086/700096
  • Dufresnes C., Mazepa G., Rodrigues N., et al., Grossen C. (2018).Genomic Evidence for Cryptic Speciation in Tree Frogs From the Apennine Peninsula, With Description of Hyla perrini sp. nov. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 6:144. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2018.00144
  • Lee DE., Cavener DR., Bond ML. (2018). Seeing spots: quantifying mother-offspring similarity and assessing fitness consequences of coat pattern traits in a wild population of giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis). PeerJ, 6:e5690. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.5690
  • Kafash A., Ashrafi S., Ohler A., Yousefi M., Malakoutikhah S., Koehler G., Schmidt BR. (2018). Climate change produces winners and losers: Differential responses of amphibians in mountain forests of the Near East. Global Ecology and Conservation, 16:e00471. DOI: 10.1016/j.gecco.2018.e00471
  • Ponzi E., Keller LF., Bonnet T., Muff S. (2018). Heritability, selection, and the response to selection in the presence of phenotypic measurement error: Effects, cures, and the role of repeated measurements. Evolution, 72(10):1992-2004. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13573
  • Schweizer SA., Seitz B., van der Heijden MAG., Schulin R., Tandy S. (2018). Impact of organic and conventional farming systems on wheat grain uptake and soil bioavailability of zinc and cadmium. Science of the Total Environment, 639:608-616. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.187
  • Rohner PT., Pitnick S., Blanckenhorn WU., Snook RR., Bächli G., Lüpold S. (2018). Interrelations of global macroecological patterns in wing and thorax size, sexual size dimorphism, and range size of the Drosophilidae. Ecography, 41(10):1707-1717. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.03382
  • Song YH., Kubota A., Kwon MS., Covington MF., Lee N., Taagen ER., Laboy Cintrón D., Hwang DY., Akiyama R., Hodge SK., Huang H., Nguyen NH., Nusinow DA., Millar AJ., Shimizu KK., Imaizumi T. (2018). Molecular basis of flowering under natural long-day conditions in Arabidopsis. Nature Plants, 4(10):824-835. DOI: 10.1038/s41477-018-0253-3
  • Bjorkman AD., Myers-Smith IH., Elmendorf SC., Normand S., et al., Karger DN., Prevéy JS., Rixen C., Schaepman-Strub G., Wipf S., Frei ER. (2018). Plant functional trait change across a warming tundra biome. Nature, 562(7725):57-62.10.1038/s41586-018-0563-7. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0563-7
  • Wolak ME., Arcese P., Keller LF., Nietlisbach P., Reid JM. (2018). Sex-specific additive genetic variances and correlations for fitness in a song sparrow (Melospiza melodia) population subject to natural immigration and inbreeding. Evolution, 72(10):2057-2075. DOI: 10.
  • Pawlowski J., Kelly-Quinn M., Altermatt F., et al. (2018). The future of biotic indices in the ecogenomic era: Integrating (e)DNA metabarcoding in biological assessment of aquatic ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment, 637-638:1295-1310. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.002
  • Li F., Peng Y., Fang W., Altermatt F., Xie Y., Yang J., Zhang X. (2018). Application of Environmental DNA Metabarcoding for Predicting Anthropogenic Pollution in Rivers. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(20):11708-11719. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.8b03869
  • Harper LR., Buxton AS., Rees HC., Bruce K., Brys R., Halfmaerten D., Watson HV., Sayer CD., Jones EP., Priestley V., Mächler E., et al. (2018). Prospects and challenges of environmental DNA (eDNA) monitoring in freshwater ponds. Hydrobiologia:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1007/2s10750-018-3750-5
  • Kristensen N., Johansson J., Chisholm RA., Smith HG., Kokko H. (2018). Carryover effects from natal habitat type upon competitive ability lead to trait divergence or source-sink dynamics. Ecology Letters, 21(9):1341-1352. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13100
  • Maag N., Cozzi G., Clutton-Brock T., Ozgul A. (2018). Density-dependent dispersal strategies in a cooperative breeder. Ecology, 99(9):1932-1941. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2433
  • Tian D., Yan Z., Niklas KJ., Han W., Kattge J., Reich PB., Luo Y., Chen Y., Tang Z., Hu H., Wright IJ., Schmid B., Fang J. (2018). Global leaf nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry and their scaling exponent. National Science Review, 5(5):728-739. DOI: 10.1093/nsr/nwx142
  • Cliff OM., Harding N., Piraveenan M., Erten EY., Gambhir M., Prokopenko M. (2018). Investigating spatiotemporal dynamics and synchrony of influenza epidemics in Australia: An agent-based modelling approach. Elsevier Oceanography Series, 87:412-431. DOI: 10.1016/j.simpat.2018.07.005
  • Banerjee S., Schlaeppi K., van der Heijden MAG. (2018). Keystone taxa as drivers of microbiome structure and functioning. Nature Reviews. Microbiology, 16(9):567-576. DOI: 10.1038/s41579-018-0024-1
  • Peters W., Hebblewhite M., Mysterud A., et al., Gehr B. (2018). Large herbivore migration plasticity along environmental gradients in Europe: life-history traits modulate forage effects. Oikos:1-30. DOI: 10.1111/oik.05588
  • Schaerli Y., Jiménez A., Duarte JM., Mihajlovic L., Renggli J., Isalan M., Sharpe J., Wagner A. (2018). Synthetic circuits reveal how mechanisms of gene regulatory networks constrain evolution. Molecular Systems Biology, 14(9):e8102. DOI: 10.15252/msb.20178102
  • Little CJ., Altermatt F (2018). Landscape configuration alters spatial arrangement of terrestrial-aquatic subsidies in headwater streams. Landscape Ecology, 33:1519-1531. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-018-0678-0
  • Pouyet F., Aeschbacher S., Thiéry A., Excoffier L. (2018). Background selection and biased gene conversion affect more than 95% of the human genome and bias demographic inferences. eLife, 7:e36317. DOI: 10.7554/elife.36317
  • Rauber R., Manser MB. (2018). Experience of the signaller explains the use of social versus personal information in the context of sentinel behaviour in meerkats. Scientific Reports, 8:11506. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-29678-y
  • Lacoursière-Roussel A., Howland K., Normandeau E., Grey E.,; Archambault P., Deiner K., Lodge DM., Hernandez C., Leduc N., Bernatchez L. (2018). eDNA metabarcoding as a new surveillance approach for coastal Arctic biodiversity. Ecology and Evolution, 8(16):7763-7777. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4213
  • Yu X., Li X-Y. (2018). Applications of WKB and Fokker–Planck Methods in Analyzing Population Extinction Driven by Weak Demographic Fluctuations. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1007/s11538-018-0483-6
  • Ferrari A., Hagedorn F., Niklaus PA. (2018). Disentangling effects of air and soil temperature on C allocation in cold environments: A 14C pulse-labelling study with two plant species. Ecology and Evolution, 8(16):7778-7789. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.42151002/ece3.4215
  • Antiqueira PAP., Petchey OL., dos Santos VP., de Oliveira VM., Romero GQ. (2018). Environmental change and predator diversity drive alpha and beta diversity in freshwater macro and microorganisms. Global Change Biology, 24(8):3715-3728. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14314
  • Schäfer MA., Berger D., Rohner PT., Kjaersgaard A., Bauerfeind SS., Guillaume F., Fox CW., Blanckenhorn WU. (2018). Geographic clines in wing morphology relate to colonization history in New World but not Old World populations of yellow dung flies. Evolution, 72(8):1629-1644. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13517
  • Loaiza Puerta V., Pujol Pereira EI., Wittwer R., van der Heijden M., Six J. (2018). Improvement of soil structure through organic crop management, conservation tillage and grass-clover ley. Soil and Tillage Research, 180:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.still.2018.02.007
  • Banerjee S., Thrall PH., Bissett A., van der Heijden MGA., Richardson AE. (2018). Linking microbial co-occurrences to soil ecological processes across a woodland-grassland ecotone. Ecology and Evolution, 8(16):8217-8230. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4346
  • Bateman AW., Ozgul A., Krkošek M., Clutton-Brock TH. (2018). Matrix Models of Hierarchical Demography: Linking Group- and Population-Level Dynamics in Cooperative Breeders. The American Naturalist, 192(2):188-203. DOI: 10.1086/698217
  • Tilquin A., Christie JR., Kokko H. (2018). Mitochondrial complementation: a possible neglected factor behind early eukaryotic sex. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 31(8):1152-1164. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13293
  • Weber D., Schaepman-Strub G., Ecker K. (2018). Predicting habitat quality of protected dry grasslands using Landsat NDVI phenology. Ecological Indicators, 91:447-460. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.03.081
  • Gerber N., Booksmythe I., Kokko H. (2018). Sex Allocation Theory for Facultatively Sexual Organisms Inhabiting Seasonal Environments: The Importance of Bet Hedging. The American Naturalist, 192(2):155-170. DOI: 10.1086/697727
  • Song C., Altermatt F., Pearse I., Saavedra S. (2018). Structural changes within trophic levels are constrained by within-family assembly rules at lower trophic levels. Ecology Letters, 21(8):1221-1228. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13091
  • Little CJ.. Altermatt F. (2018). Species turnover and invasion of dominant freshwater invertebrates alter biodiversity–ecosystem-function relationship. Ecological Monographs, 88(3):461-480. DOI: 10.5061/dryad.78g8h50
  • Leigh DM., Lischer HEL., Grossen C., Keller LF. (2018). Batch effects in a multiyear sequencing study: false biological trends due to changes in read lengths. Molecular Ecology Resources, 18(4):778-788. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12779
  • San Roman M., Wagner A. (2018). An enormous potential for niche construction through bacterial cross-feeding in a homogeneous environment. PLoS Computational Biology, 14(7):e1006340. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006340
  • Leese F., Bouchez A., et al., Altermatt F. (2018). Why We Need Sustainable Networks Bridging Countries, Disciplines, Cultures and Generations for Aquatic Biomonitoring 2.0: A Perspective Derived From the DNAqua-Net COST Action. Advances in Ecological Research, 58:63-99. DOI: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2018.01.001
  • Hosseini S-R., Wagner A. (2018). Genomic organization underlying deletional robustness in bacterial metabolic systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(27):7075-7080. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1717243115
  • Datry T., Foulquier A., et al., Altermatt F., Little CJ., Bruderer A. (2018). A global analysis of terrestrial plant litter dynamics in non-perennial waterways. Nature Geoscience, 11(7):497-503. DOI: 10.1038/s41561-018-0134-4
  • Jeong S-J., Bloom AA., Schimel D., Sweeney C., Parazoo NC., Medvigy D., Schaepman-Strub G., Zheng C., Schwalm CR., Huntzinger DN., Michalak AM., Miller CE. (2018). Accelerating rates of Arctic carbon cycling revealed by long-term atmospheric CO 2 measurements. Science Advances, 4(7):eaao1167. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao1167
  • Yang X., Yan C., Zhao Q., Holyoak M., Fortuna MA., Bascompte J., Jansen PA., Zhang Z. (2018). Ecological succession drives the structural change of seed-rodent interaction networks in fragmented forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 419-420:42-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.03.023
  • Roy J., Blanckenhorn WU., Rohner PT. (2018). Largely flat latitudinal life history clines in the dung fly Sepsis fulgens across Europe (Diptera: Sepsidae). Oecologia, 187(3):851-862. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-018-4166-7
  • Gounand I., Harvey E., Little CJ., Altermatt F. (2018). On Embedding Meta-ecosystems into a Socioecological Framework: A Reply to Renaud et al. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 33(7):484-486. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.04.004
  • Luo S., Schmid B., De Deyn GB., Yu S. (2018). Soil microbes promote complementarity effects among co-existing trees through soil nitrogen partitioning. Functional Ecology, 32(7):1879-1889. DOI: 10.1086/698217
  • Constable GWA., Kokko H. (2018). The rate of facultative sex governs the number of expected mating types in isogamous species. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 2(7):1168-1175. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0580-9
  • Engesser S., Ridley AR., Manser A., Manser MB., Townsend SW. (2018). Internal acoustic structuring in pied babbler recruitment cries specifies the form of recruitment. Behavioral Ecology, 29(5):1021-1030. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/ary088
  • Frey D., Vega K., Zellweger F., Ghazoul J., Hansen D., Moretti M. (2018). Predation risk shaped by habitat and landscape complexity in urban environments. Journal of Applied Ecology, 55(5):2343-2353. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13189
  • Aguilar-Rodríguez J., Peel L., Stella M., Wagner A., Payne JL. (2018). The architecture of an empirical genotype-phenotype map. Evolution, 72(6):1242-1260. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13487
  • Fišer C., Alther R., Zakšek V., Borko S., Fuchs A., Altermatt F. (2018). Translating Niphargus barcodes from Switzerland into taxonomy with a description of two new species (Amphipoda, Niphargidae). ZooKeys, 760:113-141. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.760.24978
  • Borrego N., Ozgul A., Slotow R., Packer C. (2018). Lion population dynamics: do nomadic males matter? Behavioral Ecology, 29(3):660-666. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/ary018
  • Booksmythe I., Gerber N., Ebert D., Kokko H. (2018). Daphnia females adjust sex allocation in response to current sex ratio and density. Ecology Letters, 21(5):629-637. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12929
  • Weidt A., Gygax L., Palme R., Touma C., König B. (2018). Impact of male presence on female sociality and stress endocrinology in wild house mice (Mus musculus domesticus). Physiology and Behavior, 189:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.02.039
  • Soliveres S., Lehmann A., Boch S., Altermatt F., Carrara F., Crowther TW., Delgado-Baquerizo M., Kempel A., Maynard DS., Rillig MC., Singh BK., Trivedi P., Allan E. (2018). Intransitive competition is common across five major taxonomic groups and is driven by productivity, competitive rank and functional traits. Journal of Ecology, 106(3):852-864. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12959
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