Clemson Ecology Publications by Faculty & Students

*Current or former graduate student; Bold font denotes a current Clemson faculty member, postdoc, or student.

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2014 and in press

Beauchene, M., M. Becker, C.J. Bellucci, N. Hagstrom, and Y. Kanno. 2014. Defining summer thermal thresholds of fish community transitions in Connecticut streams. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 34: 119-131.

Caruso, N.M., M.W. Sears, D.C. Adams, and K.L. Lips. In press. Widespread reductions in body size of salamanders in response to climate change. Global Change Biology. 

Conner, W.H. and J.A. Cherry. In press. Plant productivity – bottomland hardwood forests. In: K.R. Reddy, P. Megonigal, and R.D. DeLaune, eds. Methods in Biogeochemistry of Wetlands, Soil Science Society of America.

Conner, W.H., K.W. Krauss, A.H. Baldwin, and S. Hutchinson. In press. Tidal wetlands. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources, Taylor and Francis Group, NY.

Dai, J.*, J. Wang*, A.T. Chow, and W.H. Conner. In press. Electrical energy production from forest detritus in a forested wetland using microbial fuel cells. Global Change Biology Bioenergy.

deGravelles, W.W.*, S. Hutchinson, and W.H. Conner. 2014. Survial and growth of uppressed baldcypress reproduction in response to canopy gap creation in a North Carolina, USA Swamp. Wetlands 34:79-87.

DeWalt, S.J., S.A. Schnitzer, et al. In press. Biogeographical patterns of liana abundance and diversity. In: S.A. Schnitzer, F. Bongers, F.E. Putz, and R.J. Burnham, editors. Ecology of Lianas. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK.

Duberstein, J.A.*, W.H. Conner, and K.W. Krauss. In press. Woody vegetation communities of tidal freshwater swamps in South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida (US) with comparisons to similar systems in the US and South America. Journal of Vegetation Science.

Euliss, N.H., Jr., M.M. Brinson, D.M. Mushet, L.M. Smith, W.H. Conner, V.R. Burkett, D.A. Wilcox, M.W. Hester, and H. Zheng. In press. Ecosystem services: developing sustainable management paradigms based on wetland functions and processes. In: Anderson, J.T. and C.A. Davis (eds.), Wetland Techniques: Volume 3: Applications and Management. Springer.

Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, J.A. Coombs, K.H. Nislow, and A.R. Whiteley. 2014. Linking movement and reproductive history of brook trout to assess habitat connectivity in a heterogeneous stream network. Freshwater Biology 59: 142-154.

Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, J.C. Vokoun, and E.F. Zipkin. In press. Spatial variability in adult brook trout survival within two intensively surveyed headwater stream networks. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.

Leonard, P.B.*, R.F. Baldwin, E.B. Duffy, D.J. Lipscomb, and A.M. Rose. 2014.  High-throughput computing provides substantial time savings for landscape and conservation planning. Landscape and Urban Planning 125: 156-165.

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, and B.H. Letcher. 2014. Paired stream-air temperature measurements reveal fine-scale thermal heterogeneity within headwater brook trout stream networks. River Research and Applications. DOI:10.1002/rra.2677

Weerasena, L., D. Shier, and D. Tonkyn. In press.  A hierarchical approach to designing compact ecological reserve systems.  Environmental Modeling and Assessment. DOI:10.1007/s10666-013-9393-z

Wells, C.* and E. Smith.  In press. Observations of resource use by the threatened Diana fritillary butterfly (Speyeria diana) in the Southern Appalachian mountains, USA. Journal of Insects.

Wells, C. N.* and D. W. Tonkyn. In press. Range collapse in the Diana fritillary, Speyeria diana (Nymphalidae). Insect Conservation and Diversity.

Zipkin, E.F., J.T. Thorson, K. See, H.J. Lynch, E.H.C. Grant, Y. Kanno, R.B. Chandler, B.H. Letcher, and J.A. Royle. 2014. Modeling structured population dynamics using data from unmarked individuals. Ecology 95: 22-29.

2013

Brooks, G.L.*, F.J. Sanders, P.D. Gerard, P.G.R. Jodice. 2013. Daily survival rate for nests and chicks of Least Terns (Sternula antillarum). Waterbirds 36: 1-10.

Campbell, B.J., and D.L. Kirchman. 2013. Bacterial diversity, community structure and potential growth rates along an estuarine salinity gradient. ISME Journal 4: 210-220.

Campbell B.J., S.W. Polson, L.Z. Allen, S.J. Williamson, C.K. Lee, K.E. Wommack, S.C. Cary.  2013. Differential diversity and composition of microbial communities between basalt- and sediment-based hydrothermal vent spreading centers. Frontiers in Extreme Microbiology. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00182.

Chow, A.T., J. Dai*, W.H. Conner, D.R. Hitchcock, and J. Wang*. 2013. Dissolved organic matter and nutrient dynamics of a coastal freshwater forested wetland in Winyah Bay, South Carolina.  Biogeochemistry 112: 571-587.

Cormier, N., W.H. Conner, and K.W. Krauss. 2013. Periodicity in stem growth and litterfall in tidal freshwater forested wetlands: influence of salinity and drought on nitrogen recycling. Estuaries and Coasts 36: 533-546.

Dent, D. H., S.J. DeWalt, and J.S. Denslow. 2013. Secondary tropical forests of central Panama increase in similarity to old-growth forest over time in shade tolerance but not species composition. Journal of Vegetation Science 24: 530-542.

DiStefano, R.J., T.R. Black, S.S. Herleth-King, Y. Kanno, and H.T. Mattingly. 2013. Life histories of two populations of the imperiled crayfish Orconectes (Procericambarus) williamsi (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in southwestern Missouri, USA. Journal of Crustacean Biology 33: 15-24.

Duberstein, J.A.*, K.W. Krauss, W.H. Conner, W.C. Bridges, Jr., and V.B. Shelburne. 2013. Do hummocks provide a physiological advantage to even the most flood tolerant of tidal freshwater trees? Wetlands 33: 399-408.

Giles, M.M., P.G.R. Jodice, R.F. Baldwin, J. Stanton, and M. Epstein. 2013. Spring migratory pathways and migration chronology of Canada Geese wintering at the Santee NWR. Canadian Field Naturalist 127: 17-25.

Hackney, A.D.*, R.F. Baldwin, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2013. Mapping risk for nest predation on a barrier island. Journal of Coastal Conservation 17: 615-621.

Hanson, T.E., B.J. Campbell, K.T. Kalis, M. Campbell, and M.G. Klotz.  2013. Nitrate ammonification by Nautilia profundicola AmH: experimental evidence consistent with a free hydroxylamine intermediate. Frontiers in Evolutionary and Genomic Microbiology. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00180.

Jodice, P.G.R., J. Tavano, and W. Mackin. 2013. Chapter 8: Marine and coastal birds and bats. Pages 475-587 In: Michel, J. (ed.). South Atlantic information resources: data search and literature synthesis. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. OCS Study BOEM 2013-01157.

Kanno, Y., W.T. Russ, C.J. Sutherland, and S.B. Cook. 2012. Prioritizing aquatic conservation areas using spatial patterns and partitioning of fish community diversity in a near-natural temperate basin. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 22: 799-812.

Kanno, Y., C.U. Schmidt, S.B. Cook, and H.T. Mattingly. 2012. Variation in microhabitat use of the threatened spotfin chub (Erimonax monachus) among stream sites and seasons. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 21: 363-374.

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, K.E. Holsinger, and B.H. Letcher. 2012. Estimating size-specific brook trout abundance in continuously sampled headwater streams using Bayesian mixed models with zero inflation and overdispersion. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 21: 404-419.

Kerrigan, J.L., and J.W. Rogers. 2013. Biology, ecology, and ultrastructure of Ascobotryozyma and Botryozyma, unique commensal nematode-associated yeasts. Mycologia 105: 34-51.

Loeb, S. C. and E. A. Winters. 2013. Indiana bat summer maternity distribution: effects of current and future climates. Ecology and Evolution 3: 103-114.

McFadden, K.W., and S. Meiri. 2013. Dwarfism in insular carnivores: a case study of the pygmy raccoon. Journal of Zoology 289: 213-221.

Noe, G.B., K.W. Krauss, B.G. Lockaby, W.H. Conner, C.R. Hupp.  2013.  The effect of increasing salinity and forest mortality on soil nitrogen and phosphorus mineralization in tidal freshwater forested wetlands.  Biogeochemistry 114: 225-244.

O’Keefe, J. M*, S. C. Loeb, P.D. Gerard, and J. D. Lanham. 2013. Effects of riparian buffer width on activity and detection of common bats in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Wildlife Society Bulletin 37: 319-326.

Pilkay, G.L., F.P.F. Reay-Jones, and J.K. Greene. 2013. Harmonic radar tagging for tracking movement of Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Environmental Entomology 42: 1020-1026.

Pilkay, G.L., F.P.F. Reay-Jones, and J.K. Greene. 2013. Oviposition by Cylindromyia euchenor (Walker) (Diptera: Tachinidae) in the brown stink bug, Euschistus servus (Say) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 115: 289-293.

Pitt, A.L.*, J.J. Tavano, R.F. Baldwin, and T.A. Waldrop. 2013. Effects of fuel reduction treatments on movement and habitat use of American toads in a southern Appalachian hardwood forest. Forest Ecology and Management.  310: 289-299.

Sterling, E.J., K.W. McFadden, K.E. Holmes, E.C. Vintinner, F. Arengo, and E. Naro-Maciel. 2013. Ecology and conservation of marine turtles in a Central Pacific foraging ground. Chelonian Conservation Biology 12: 2-16.

Woods, C.L.*, and S.J. DeWalt. 2013. The conservation value of secondary forests for vascular epiphytes in central Panama. Biotropica 45: 119-127.

Wu, T.-G., M.-K. Yu, G.G. Wang, Z.-X. Wang, X. Duan, Y. Dong, and X.-R. Cheng. 2013. Effects of stand structure on wind speed reduction in a Metasequoia glyptostroboides shelterbelt. Agroforestry Systems 87: 251-257.

2012

Baldwin, R.F., S.E. Reed, B.H. McRae, D.M. Theobald, and R.W. Sutherland. 2012. Connectivity restoration in large landscapes: Modeling landscape condition and ecological flows. Ecological Restoration 30: 274-279.

Barrett, K., S.T. Samoray, B.S. Helms, and C. Guyer. 2012. Southern Two-Lined Salamander diets in urban and forested streams in western Georgia. Southeastern Naturalist 11: 287-296.

Bogosian, V. III, E.C. Hellgren, M.W. Sears, and R.W. Moody. 2012. High resolution niche models via a correlative approach: comparing and combining correlative and process-based information. Ecological Modelling 237-238: 63-73.

Britzke, E.R*., S.C. Loeb, K.A. Hobson, C.S. Romanek, and M.J. Vonhof.  2012.  Variation in catchment areas of Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) hibernacula inferred from stable hydrogen (δ2H) isotope analysis. Canadian Journal of Zoology 90:1243-1250.

Calhoun, A.J.K., M.K. Gahl, and R.F. Baldwin. 2012. Northeastern seasonal woodland pools. Pages 135-148 in: D. Batzer and A. Baldwin, eds. Wetland Habitats of North America: Ecology and Conservation Concerns. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA.

Conner, W.H., K.W. Krauss, and G.P. Shaffer.  2012.  Restoring coastal freshwater forested wetlands following severe hurricanes.  Pages 423-442 In J. Stanturf, D. Lamb, and P. Madsen, eds.  A Goal-Oriented Approach to Forest Landscape Restoration. World Forests 16, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5338-9_16, Springer Science+Business Media, Dordrecht.

Fu, Z.*, P. Agudelo, and C.E. Wells. 2012. Induction of glutaredoxin expression in response to desiccation stress in the foliar nematode Aphelenchoides fragariae. Journal of Nematology 44: 370-376.

Fu, Z.*, C.E. Wells, and P. Agudelo. 2012. Differential expression of a beta-1,4-endoglucanase induced by diet change of the foliar nematode Aphelenchoides fragariae. Phytopathology 102: 804-811.

Harrison, A.B. and J.C. Morse. 2012. The macroinvertebrate fauna of the Mississippi River. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 138: 35-52.

Howard, J.H.*, R.F. Baldwin, and B.B. Brown. 2012. Exploratory analysis for complex-life-cycle amphibians: revealing complex forest-reproductive effort relationships using redundancy analysis. Forest Ecology and Management 270: 175-182.

Hu, H., G.G. Wang, J. L. Walker, and B.O. Knapp*. 2012. Silvicultural treatments for converting loblolly pine to longleaf pine dominance: effects on planted longleaf pine seedlings. Forest Ecology and Management 276: 209-216.

Hu, H., G.G. Wang, J.L. Walker, and B.O. Knapp*. 2012. Silvicultural treatments for converting loblolly pine to longleaf pine dominance: effects on resource availability and their relationships with planted longleaf pine seedlings. Forest Ecology and Management 282: 115-123.

Jones, S.G.*, W.H. Conner, B. Song, D. Gordon, and A. Jayakaran. 2012. Comparing spatio-temporal clusters of arthropod-borne infections using administrative medical claims and state reported surveillance data. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology 3:205-213.

Jones, S.G.*, S. Coulter, and W.H. Conner.  2012. Using administrative medical claims data to supplement state disease registry systems for reporting zoonotic infections.  Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. DOI:10.1136/amiajnl-2012-000948. 

Jones, S.G.*, W.H. Conner, and B. Song. 2012. Spatially explicit non-linear models for explaining the occurrence of infectious zoonotic diseases. ISRN Biomathematics. DOI:10.5402/2012/132342.

King, R.S., and P.H. Adler. 2012. Development and evaluation of methods to measure populations of black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) at nests of the endangered whooping crane (Grus americana). Journal of Vector Ecology 37: 298-306.

Laurance, W.F.  et al. (numerous authors including K. Ickes). 2012. Averting biodiversity collapse in tropical forest protected areas. Nature 489: 290-294. DOI:10.1038/nature11318.

Leach, M.M.*, P. Agudelo, and A.L. Lawton-Rauh. 2012. Effect of crop rotations on population structure of reniform nematode, Rotylenchulus reniformis. Plant Disease 96: 24-29.

Leach, M.M.*, P. Agudelo, and A.L. Lawton-Rauh. 2012. Genetic variability of Rotylenchulus reniformis. Plant Disease 96: 30-36.

Leonard, P.B.*, R.F. Baldwin, J.A. Homyack, and T.B. Wigley. 2012. Remote detection of small wetlands in the Atlantic coastal plain of North America: local relief models, ground validation, and high-throughput computing. Forest Ecology and Management 284: 107-115.

Liao, W.B., Q.G. Wu, and K. Barrett. 2012. Evolution of sexual dimorphism in the forelimb muscles of Andrew’s Toad (Bufo andrewsi) in response to putative sexual selection. Animal Biology 62: 83-93.

Loeb, S.C., S.L. Reid, and D.J. Lipscomb. 2012.  Habitat and landscape correlates of southern flying squirrel use of red-cockaded woodpecker clusters. Journal of Wildlife Management 76:1509-1518.

Mascaro, J., G.P. Asner, D.H. Dent, S.J. DeWalt, and J.S. Denslow. 2012. Scale-dependency of aboveground carbon accumulation in secondary forests in Central Panama: a test of the intermediate peak hypothesis. Forest Ecology and Management 276: 62-70.

McCreadie, J.W., and P.H. Adler. 2012. The roles of abiotic factors, dispersal, and species interactions in structuring stream assemblages of black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae). Aquatic Biosystems 8:14.

Milanovich, J.R., W.E. Peterman, K. Barrett, and M.E. Hopton. 2012. Do species distribution models predict species richness in urban and natural green spaces? An amphibian case study. Landscape and Urban Planning. 107: 409-418.

Moore, L.J, L. Fuentes, J.H. Rodgers, Jr., W.W. Bowerman, G.K. Yarrow, W.Y. Chao, W.C. Bridges. 2012. Relative toxicity of the components of the original formulation of Roundup® to five North American anurans. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 78: 128-133.

Niehaus, A. C., M.J. Angilletta, M.W. Sears, C.E. Franklin, and R.S. Wilson. 2012. Predicting the physiological performance of ectotherms in fluctuating thermal environments. Journal of Experimental Biology 215:694-701. 

Noss, R.F., A. Dobson, R. Baldwin, P. Beier, C. Davis, D. DellaSala, J. Francis, H. Locke, K. Nowak, R.R. Lopez, C. Reining, S. Trombulak, and G. Tabor. 2012. Bolder thinking for conservation. Conservation Biology 26: 1-4.

Park, I.*, S.J. DeWalt, E. Siemann, and W.E. Rogers. 2012. Differences in cold hardiness between introduced populations of an invasive tree. Biological Invasions 14: 2029-2038.

Parmenter, K.J.*, P.A. Vigueira*, C.K. Morlok, J.A. Micklewright, K.M. Smith*, K.S. Paul, and M.J. Childress. 2012. Seasonal prevalence of Ecology Clemson Roseate SpoonbillsHematodinium sp. infections of blue crabs in three South Carolina (USA) rivers. Estuaries and Coasts DOI: 10.1007/s12237-012-9556-1

Pramual, P., C. Kuvangkadilok, S. Jitklang, U. Tangkawanit, and P.H. Adler. 2012. Geographical versus ecological isolation of closely related black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) inferred from phylogeny, geography, and ecology: implications for speciation in black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae). Organisms, Diversity and Evolution 12: 183-195.

Reay-Jones, F.P.F. 2012. Spatial analysis of the cereal leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in wheat. Environmental Entomology. 41(6): 1516-1526.

Seda, J.B.*, M.B. Ptacek, and M.J. Childress. 2012. Individual variation in male size and behavioral repertoire in the sailfin molly, Poecilia latipinna. Ethology 118: 411–421.

Surasinghe, T.D.*, J.R. Courter*, R.F. Baldwin, and R.J. Johnson. 2012. Use of threat analysis to assess the effects of land development on biodiversity in a Blue Ridge-Piedmont landscape. Journal of Conservation Planning 8: 1-11.

Swanson, D. A.*, P.H. Adler, and B. Malmqvist. 2012. Spatial stratification of host-seeking Diptera in boreal forests of northern Europe. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 26: 56-62.

Trombulak, S.C., R.F. Baldwin, J.J. Lawler, J. Cymerman-Hepinstall, and M.A. Anderson. 2012. The Northern Appalachian/Acadian Ecoregion, North America. Pages 227-239 in: J.A. Hilty, C.C. Chester, and M.S. Cross, eds. Climate and Conservation: Landscape and Seascape Science, Planning, and Action. Island Press.

Tuten, H. C.*, W.C. Bridges, K.S. Paul, and P.H. Adler. 2012. Blood-feeding ecology of mosquitoes in zoos. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 26: 407-416.

Vander Pol, S.S., D.W. Anderson, P.G.R. Jodice, and J.E. Stuckey. 2012. East versus west: organic contaminant differences in Brown Pelican eggs from South Carolina, USA and the Gulf of California, Mexico. Science and the Total Environment 438: 527-532.

Wang, G.G., D.H. Van Lear, H. Hu, and P.R. Kapluck. 2012. Accouting carbon storage in decaying root system of harvested trees. Ambio: A Journal of the Human Environment 41: 284-291.

Wheeler, A. G., and J.-H. Chong. 2012. Geocoris uliginosis (Say) (Hemiptera: Lygaeoidea: Geocoridae): Association with Spanish moss (Tillandsia usneoides) on trees and shrubs. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 114: 424-429

Wu, T.-G., Y. Dong, M.-K. Yu, G.G. Wang, and D.-H. Zeng. 2012. Leaf nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry of Quercus species across China. Forest Ecology and Management 284: 116-123.

Wu, T.-G., M.-K. Yu, G.G. Wang, Y. Dong, and X.-R. Cheng. 2012. Leaf nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry across forty-two woody species in Southeast China. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 44: 255–263.

Zelt, J., J. Courter*, A. Arab, R. Johnson, and S. Droege. 2012. Reviving a legacy citizen science project to illuminate shifts in bird phenology. International Journal of Zoology. doi:10.1155/2012/710710

2011

Adler, P. H., H.C. Tuten*, and M.P. Nelder*. 2011. Arthropods of medicoveterinary importance in zoos. Annual Review of Entomology 56: 123-142.

Angilletta, M.J., and M.W. Sears. 2011. Grand challenges: Coordinating theoretical and empirical efforts to understand the linkages between organisms and environments. Integrative and Comparative Biology 51: 653-661.

Baldwin, R.F., R.B. Powell, and S. R. Kellert. 2011. Habitat as architecture:  integrating conservation planning with human health. Ambio: A Journal of the Human Environment 40: 322-327.

Beier, P., W. Spencer, R.F. Baldwin, and B. McCrae. 2011. Toward best practices for developing regional connectivity maps. Conservation Biology 25: 879-892.

Campbell, B.J., L. Yu, J. Heidelberg, and D.L. Kirchman. 2011.  Activity of abundant and rare bacteria in a coastal ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 12776-12781.

Colbert, N., R.F. Baldwin, and R. Thiet. 2011. A developer-initiated conservation plan for pool-breeding amphibians in Maine, USA: a case study. Journal of Conservation Planning 7: 27-38.

Conner, W. H., B. Song, T.M. Williams, and J.T. Vernon. 2011. Community structure and aboveground productivity in a longleaf pine-swamp blackgum forest drainage, South Carolina, USA. Journal of Plant Ecology 4: 67–76.

DeWalt, S.J., E. Siemann, and W.E. Rogers. 2011. Geographic distribution of genetic variation among native and introduced populations of Chinese tallow tree, Triadica sebifera. American Journal of Botany 98: 1128-1138.

Fuentes, L. L.J. Moore, J.H. Rodgers, W.W. Bowerman, G.K. Yarrow, and W.Y. Chao. 2011. Comparative toxicity of the two glyphosate formulations (original formulation of Roundup® and Roundup WeatherMAX®) to six North American larval anurans. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30: 2756-2761.

Jodice, P.G.R., L.C. Wickliffe*, and E.B. Sachs*. 2011. Seabird use of discards from a nearshore shrimp fishery in the South Atlantic Bight, USA. Marine Biology 158: 2289-2298.

Knapp, B.O.*, G.G. Wang, H. Hu, J.L. Walker, and C. Tennant. 2011. Restoring longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) in loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) stands: effects of restoration treatments on natural loblolly pine regeneration. Forest Ecology and Management 262: 1157-1167.

Li, Z.H., Q. Wang, X. Ruan, C.D. Pan, J.C. Zhang, D.A. Jiang, and G.G. Wang. 2011. Biological activity and quantification of potential autotoxins from Picea schrenkiana leaves. Allelopathy Journal 27: 245-262.

McCreadie, J.W., P.H. Adler, and C.E. Beard. 2011. Ecology of symbiotes of larval black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae): distribution, diversity, and scale. Environmental Entomology 40: 289-302.

Pagliaccia D., T.L. Peever, L.M. Carris, J.L. Kerrigan, L.I. Douhan, and G.W. Douhan. 2011. Development of molecular markers and preliminary investigation of the population structure and mating system of the black morel (Morchella elata) group in the Pacific Northwest of the USA. Mycologia 103:969-982.

Pai, M., R. Bruner, D.H. Schlafer, G. Yarrow, C.A. Yoder, and L.A. Miller. 2011. Immunocontraception in Eastern Gray Squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis): Morphological changes in reproductive organs. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42: 718-722.

Pitt, A., R. Baldwin, D. Lipscomb, B. Brown, J. Hawley*, C. Allard*, and P. Leonard*. 2011. The missing wetlands: using local ecological knowledge to find cryptic ecosystems. Biodiversity and Conservation 21: 51-63.

Pitt, A.L., C.M. Allard*, J.E. Hawley*, R.F. Baldwin, and B.L. Brown. 2011. Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt). Necrophilia and cannibalism. Herpetological Review 42: 258.

Pitt, A.L., J.E. Hawley*, C.M. Allard*, R.F. Baldwin, and B.L. Brown. 2011. Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt) Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog). Predation. Herpetological Review 42: 263.

Ptacek, M.B., M.J. Childress, J.A. Petersen, and A.O. Tomasso. 2011. Phylogenetic evidence for the gain and loss of a sexually selected trait in sailfin mollies. ISRN Zoology. doi: 10.5402/2011/251925

Rossmassler, K.*, A. Engel, K.I. Twing*, T.E. Hanson, and B.J. Campbell. 2011. Drivers of Epsilonproteobacteria community composition in sulfidic caves and springs. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 79:421-432.

Ruan X., Z.H. Li , Q. Wang, C.D. Pan, D.A. Jiang, and G.G. Wang. 2011. Autotoxicity and allelopathy of 3,4-Dihydroxyacetophenone isolated from Picea schrenkiana needles. Molecule 16: 8874-8893.

Schuler, M.S., J.J. Storm, M.W. Sears, B.S. Cooper, B.H. Williams, and M.J. Angilletta. 2011. Isopods failed to acclimate their thermal sensitivity of locomotor performance during predictable or stochastic cooling. PLoS ONE 6:e20905.

Schuler, M. S., M.J. Angilletta, and M.W. Sears. 2011. Food availability does not affect the preferred body temperature of Yarrow’s spiny lizard. Journal of Thermal Biology 36:112-115.

Sears, M.W., and M.J. Angilletta. 2011. Responses of organisms to climate change: a synthetic approach to the role of thermal adaptation. Integrative and Comparative Biology 51: 662-665.

Sears, M.W., E. Raskin, and M.J. Angilletta. 2011. The world is not flat: Defining relevant thermal landscapes in the context of climate change. Integrative and Comparative Biology 51: 666-675.

Spira, T.P. 2011. Wildflowers and Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont. A Naturalist's Guide to the Carolinas, Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia.  University of North Carolina Press. 525 pages.

Twing, K.I.*, D.L. Kirchman, and B.J. Campbell.  2011. Temporal study of Helicobacter pylori presence in coastal freshwater, estuary and marine waters. Water Research 45:1897-1905.

Wang, G.G., and S.R. Wangen. 2011. Does frequent burning affect longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) bark thickness? Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41: 1562-1565.

Wells, C.N.*, L. Edwards, R. Hawkins, L. Smith, and D. Tonkyn. 2011. Rearing methods for Argynnis (Speyeria) diana (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) that avoids larval diapauses. Psyche. Volume 2011, Article ID 940280, 6 pages  doi: 10.1155/2011/940280.

Wenk, E.S., G.G. Wang, and J.L. Walker. 2011. Within-stand variation in understory vegetation affects fire behavior in longleaf pine xeric sandhills. International Journal of Wildland Fire 20: 866–875.

Yarrow, G.K. 2011. Managing forest for recreational opportunities. Pages 349-372 in: D.H. Gjerstad, K. McNabb, R. Oates, S.J. Hudson, and B. Estes, eds. Managing Forests on Private Lands in Alabama and the Southeast. Sweetwater Press, Birmingham, AL.

2010 

Baldwin, R.F. 2010. Identifying keystone threats to biodiversity. Pages 17-32 in: S.C. Trombulak and R.F. Baldwin, eds. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Baldwin, R.F., and S.C. Trombulak. 2010. Introduction: creating a context for landscape-scale conservation planning. Pages 1-15 in: S.C. Trombulak and R.F. Baldwin, eds. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Baldwin, R.F., R.M. Perkl, S.C. Trombulak, and W.T. Burwell. 2010. Modeling ecoregional connectivity. Pages 349-367 in: S.C. Trombulak and R.F. Baldwin, eds. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Barrett, K., B. Helms, S.T. Samoray, and C. Guyer. 2010. Growth patterns of a stream vertebrate differ between urban and forested catchments. Freshwater Biology 55: 1628-1635.

Barrett, K., B.S. Helms, C. Guyer, and J.E. Schoonover. 2010. Linking process to pattern: causes of stream-breeding amphibian decline in urbanized watersheds. Biological Conservation 143: 1998-2005.

Barrett, K., C. Guyer, and D. Watson. 2010. Water from urban streams slows growth and speeds metamorphosis in Fowler’s Toad (Bufo fowleri) larvae. Journal of Herpetology 44: 297-300.

Buckley, L., M. Urban, M. Angilletta, L. Crozier, L. Rissler, and M. Sears.2010. Putting concepts in species distribution modeling into practice: contrasting correlative and mechanistic approaches. Ecology Letters 13: 1041-1054.

Campbell, B.J., S.W. Paulson, T.E. Hanson, M.C. Mack, and E.A.G. Schuur. 2010. The effect of nutrient deposition on bacterial communities in Arctic tundra soil. Environmental Microbiology 12:1842-1854.

Chong, J.-H., A. L. Roda, and C. Mannion. 2010. Density and natural enemies of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae), in the residential landscape of southern Florida. J. Agricultural and Urban Entomology 27: 33-49.

Chong, J.-H., L. Reid, and M. Williamson. 2010. Distribution, host plants, and damage of the black twig borer, Xylosandrus compactus (Eichhoff), in South Carolina. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 29: 199-208.

Chuluunbat, S., J.C. Morse, J.A.L. Lessard, M.E. Benbow, M.D. Wesener, & J. Hudson.  2010.  Evolution of terrestrial habitat in Manophylax species (Trichoptera: Apataniidae), with a new species from Alaska.  Journal of the North American Benthological Society 29(2): 413-430.

Doyle, T.W., K.W. Krauss, W.H. Conner, and A.S. From. 2010. Predicting the retreat and migration of tidal forests along the northern Gulf of Mexico under sea level rise. Forest Ecology and Management 259:770-777.

DeWalt, S. J., S.A. Schnitzer, J. Chave, F. Bongers, R.J. Burnham, Z.Q. Cai, G. Chuyong, D.B. Clark, C.E.N. Ewango, J.J. Gerwing, E. Gortaire, T. Hart, G. Ibarra-Manríquez, K. Ickes, D. Kenfack, M.J. Macía, J.-R. Makana, M. Martínez-Ramos, J. Mascaro, S. Moses, H.C. Muller-Landau, M.P.E. Parren, N. Parthasarathy, D.R. Pérez-Salicrup, F.E. Putz, H. Romero-Saltos, and D. Thomas. 2010. Annual rainfall and seasonality predict pan-tropical patterns of liana density and basal area. Biotropica 42: 309-317.

Eggert, L.M.F.*, P.G.R. Jodice, and K.M. O’Reilly. 2010. Stress response of Brown Pelican nestlings to ectoparasite infestation. General and Comparative Endocrinology 166: 33-38.

Hand, C.*, F. Sanders, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2010. Foraging proficiency during the nonbreeding season in a specialized forager: Are juvenile American Oystercatchers (Haematopus palliatus) 'bumble-beaks' compared to adults? Condor 112: 670-675.

Holguin, C. M., F. P. F. Reay-Jones, J. R. Frederick, P. H. Adler, J.-H. Chong, and A. Savereno. 2010. Insect diversity in switchgrass grown for biofuel in South Carolina. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 27: 1-29

Jodice, P.G.R., and R.M. Suryan. 2010. The transboundary nature of seabird ecology. Pages 139-165 in: S.C. Trombulak and R.F. Baldwin, eds. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Kemball, K.J., R.A. Westwood, and G.G. Wang. 2010. Laboratory assessment of the effect of forest floor ash on conifer germination. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40: 822-826.

Keim, R.F., T.J. Dean, J.L. Chambers, and W.H. Conner. 2010. Stand density relationships in baldcypress. Forest Science 56:336-343.

Lipscomb, D.J., and R.F. Baldwin. 2010. Geoprocessing solutions developed while calculating Human Footprint™ statistics for zones representing protected areas and adjacent lands at the continent scale. Mathematical and Computational Forestry and Natural Resource Sciences 2: 72-78.

McFadden, K.W., D. Garcia-Vasco, A.D. Cuaron, D. Valenzuela-Galvan, R.A. Medellin, and M.E. Gompper. 2010. Vulnerable island carnivores: the endangered endemic dwarf procyonids from Cozumel Island. Biodiversity and Conservation 19: 491-502.

McQueen, A.D., B.M. Johnson, J.H. Rodgers Jr., and W.R. English. 2010. Campus parking lot stormwater runoff: physicochemical analyses and toxicity tests using Ceriodaphnia dubia and Pimephales promelas. Chemosphere 79: 561-569.

Meehan, K.*, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2010. Landscape scale correlates of fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) presence on golf courses in coastal South Carolina. Southeastern Naturalist 9: 573-586.

Pfrender, M.E., C.P. Hawkins, M Bagley, G.W. Courtney, B.R. Creutzburg, J.H. Epler, S. Fend, L.C. Ferrington, Jr., P.L. Hartzell, S. Jackson, D.P. Larsen, C.A. Lévesque, J.C. Morse, M.J. Petersen, D. Ruiter, D. Schindel, & M Whiting. 2010. Assessing macroinvertebrate biodiversity in freshwater ecosystems: Advances and challenges in DNA-based approaches. The Quarterly Review of Biology 85: 319-340.

Swanson, D.A.* and P.H. Adler. 2010. Vertical distribution of hematophagous Diptera in temperate forests of the southeastern U.S.A. Medical and Veterinary Entomology 24: 182-188.

Thibault, J.*, F. Sanders, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2010. Parental attendance and brood success in American Oystercatchers. Waterbirds 33: 511-517.

Trombulak, S.C., and R.F. Baldwin, editors. 2010. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Trombulak, S.C., R.F. Baldwin, and G. Woolmer. 2010. The Human Footprint as a conservation planning tool. Pages 281-301 in: S.C. Trombulak and R.F. Baldwin, eds. Landscape-scale Conservation Planning. Springer-Verlag, New York, NY.

Wang, G.G., and K.J. Kemball. 2010. Effects of fire severity on early survival and growth of planted jack pine, black spruce and white spruce. Forestry Chronicle 86: 193-199.

Wickliffe, L.C.*, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2010. Abundance of nearshore seabirds at shrimp trawlers in South Carolina. Marine Ornithology 38: 31-39.

2009

Angilletta, M.J., M.W. Sears, and R. Pringle. 2009. The spatial dynamics of nesting behavior: lizards shift microhabitats to construct nests with beneficial thermal properties. Ecology 90: 2933-2939.

Baldwin, R.F., and P.G. deMaynadier. 2009. Assessing threats to pool-breeding amphibian habitat in an urbanizing landscape. Biological Conservation 142: 1628-1638.

Baldwin, R.F., S.C. Trombulak, and E.D. Baldwin. 2009. Assessing risk of large-scale habitat conversion in lightly settled landscapes. Landscape and Urban Planning 91: 219-225.

Bauerle, W.L., J.D. Bowden, G.G. Wang, and M.A. Shahba. 2009. Exploring the importance of within-canopy spatial temperature variation on transpiration predictions. Journal of Experimental Botany 60: 3665-3676.

Campbell, B.J., J.L. Smith*, T.E. Hanson, M.G. Klotz, L.Y. Stein, C.K. Lee, D. Wu, J.M. Robinson, H.M. Khouri, J.A. Eisen, and S.C. Cary. 2009. Adaptations to submarine hydrothermal environments exemplified by the genome of Nautilia profundicola.  PLoS Genetics 5:e1000362.

Chong, J.-H., S. K. Braman, and F. C. Waltz. 2009. St Augustinegrass cultivar influences on southern chinch bug and predator populations. Applied Turfgrass Science Online: doi:10.1094/ATS-2009-1123-01-RS.

Chong, J.-H., and D. M. Park. 2009. Effects of saline irrigation water on the activities of turfgrass arthropods. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal 11: 619-629

Chong, J.-H., J. J. Tefel, A. L. Roda, and C. M. Mannion.  2009.  Effect of beetle density and time of day on the dispersal of Gratiana boliviana (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Florida Entomologist 92: 99-106

Cuaron, A., D. Valenzuela-Galvan, D. Garcia-Vasco, M.E. Copa, S. Bautista, H. Mena, D. Martinez-Godinez, C. Gonzalez-Baca, L.A. Bojorquez-Tapia, L. Barraza, P.C. de Grammont, F. Galindo-Maldonado, M.A. Martinez-Morales, E. Vazquez-Dominguez, E. Andresen, J. Benitez-Malvido, D. Perez-Salicrup, K.W. McFadden, and M.E. Gompper. 2009. Conservation of the endemic dwarf carnivores of Cozumel Island, Mexico. Small Carnivore Conservation 41: 15-21.

Duberstein, J.A.*, and W.H. Conner. 2009. Use of hummocks and hollows by trees in tidal freshwater forested wetlands along the Savannah River. Forest Ecology and Management 258:1613-1618.

Foottit, R. G., and P.H. Adler, editors. 2009. Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Chichester, UK.

Friebel, B.A.*, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2009. Home range and habitat use of wild hogs in the Congaree National Park, South Carolina. Human-Wildlife Conflicts 3: 49-63.

Hains, J.J. 2009. Southeastern lakes: ancient and modern. Lakeline. 29: 16-19.

Klos, R.J., G.G. Wang, W.L. Bauerle, and J.R. Rieck.  2009.  Drought impact on forest growth and mortality in the Southeast USA: An analysis using Forest Health and Monitoring data.  Ecological Applications 19: 699-708.

Krauss, K.W., T.W. Doyle, W.H. Conner, and J.A. Duberstein*. 2009. Research insight from tidal freshwater forested wetlands. Wetland Science and Practice 26:18-21.

Krauss, K.W., T.W. Doyle, T.J. Doyle, C.M. Swarzenski, A.S. From, R.H. Day, and W.H. Conner. 2009. Water levels observations in mangrove swamps during two hurricanes in Florida. Wetlands 29:142-149. 

Krauss, K.W., J.A. Duberstein*, T.W. Doyle, W.H. Conner, R.H. Day, L.W. Inabinette, and J.L. Whitbeck. 2009. Site condition, structure, and growth of baldcypress along tidal/non-tidal salinity gradients. Wetlands 29:505-519.

McFadden, K.W., and C. Barnes. 2009. The implementation of an ecosystem approach to management within a federal government agency. Marine Policy 33: 156-163.

Morse, J.C.  2009.  Chapter 8: Biodiversity of aquatic insects.  Pp. 165-184 in R.G. Foottit and P.H. Adler, editors, Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society.  Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, United Kingdom.  632 pp.

Morse, J.C.  2009.  Macroinvertebrates as sentinels in freshwater biomonitoring.  Pp. 171-173 in Priroda bez granits: Materiali III Mejdunarodnogo ekologicheskogo Foruma, Valdivostok, 12-13 Noyabrya 2008. Administratsiya Primorskogo Kraya, izd-vo Dalnyevost. un-ta, 2009.  477 pp.

Nelder, M.P.*, W.K. Reeves, P.H. Adler, A. Wozniak and W. Wills. 2009. Ectoparasites and associated pathogens of free‑roaming and captive animals in zoos of South Carolina. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 9: 469-477.

Powers, J.S., R. Montgomery, E.C. Adair, F.Q. Brearley, S.J. DeWalt, C.T. Castanho, J. Chave, E. Deinert, J.U. Ganzhorn, M.E. Gilbert, J.A. Gonzalez-Iturbe, S. Bunyavejchewin, H.R. Grau, K.E. Harms, A. Hiremath, S. Iriarte-Vivar, E. Manzane, A.A. de Oliveira, L. Poorter, J.-B. Ramanamanjato, C. Salk, A. Varela, G.D. Weiblen, and M.T. Lerdau. 2009. Decomposition in tropical forests: a pan-tropical study of the effects of litter type, litter placement and mesofaunal exclusion across a precipitation gradient. Journal of Ecology 97: 801-811.

Sachs, E.B.*, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2009. Behavior of parent and nestling Brown Pelicans during early brood-rearing. Waterbirds 32: 276-281.

Sears, M.W., J.P. Hayes, M. Banta, and D. McCormick. 2009. Out in the cold: physiological capacity influences behavior in deer mice. Functional Ecology 23: 774-783.

Wone, B., M.W. Sears, M. Labocha, E. Donovan, and J.P. Hayes. 2009. Genetic variances and covariances of metabolic traits in Mus musculus and a genetic test of the aerobic capacity model for the evolution of endothermy. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 276: 3695-3704.

Zito-Livingston, A.N.*, and M.J. Childress. Does conspecific density influence the settlement of Caribbean spiny lobster postlarvae? New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 43: 313-325.Ecology Clemson Blue Crab