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2019 journal article

Parasite defense mechanisms in bees: behavior, immunity, antimicrobials, and symbionts

Emerging Topics in Life Sciences, 4(1), 59–76.

Ed(s): A. Scott-Brown & H. Koch

MeSH headings : Animals; Anti-Infective Agents / metabolism; Bees / immunology; Bees / physiology; Behavior, Animal; Biodiversity; Diet; Ecosystem; Host-Parasite Interactions; Immunity; Microbiota; Parasites / microbiology; Pesticides / metabolism; Virus Diseases / immunology
TL;DR: How integrating research on host traits, microbial partners, and nutrition, as well as improving the knowledge base on wild and semi-social bees, will help inform future research, conservation efforts, and management are discussed. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2024

2019 journal article

Effects on white-tailed deer following eastern coyote colonization

JOURNAL OF WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT, 83(4), 916–924.

By: E. Bragina n, R. Kays*, A. Hody n, C. Moorman n, C. Deperno n & L. Mills*

author keywords: eastern coyote; novel predator; population growth rate; predator-prey dynamics; spatial compensation
TL;DR: The hypothesis that coyotes, as a novel predator, would affect deer population dynamics across large spatial scales, and the strongest effects would occur after a time lag following initial coyote colonization, is tested. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (OpenAlex)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: April 20, 2020

2019 journal article

Secondary metabolites from nectar and pollen: a resource for ecological and evolutionary studies

Ecology, 100(4), e02621.

By: E. Palmer‐Young, I. Farrell*, L. Adler, N. Milano, P. Egan*, R. Irwin n, P. Stevenson*

author keywords: allelopathy; cultivar variation; diversity; floral chemistry; floral rewards; intraspecific variation; liquid-chromatography-mass-spectrometry; mutualisms; plant secondary metabolites; plant-microbe interactions; plant-pollinator interactions; site variation
TL;DR: It was found that each species possessed a distinct chemical profile; moreover, within species, few compounds were found in both nectar and pollen; and significant quantitative heterogeneity across cultivars and sites was found. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2019 journal article

Do substitute species help or hinder endangered species management?

Biological Conservation, 232, 127–130.

By: E. Henry n, E. Brammer-Robbins n, E. Aschehoug n & N. Haddad n

author keywords: Butterfly; Restoration; Demography; Movement; Surrogates; N. m. francisci
TL;DR: A large-scale habitat restoration experiment was leveraged to test the validity of the substitute species concept and found the endangered butterfly used different host plants, had higher larval survival in restored sites, and was found in more open habitat than the common butterfly. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2019 journal article

Landscape heterogeneity is key to forecasting outcomes of plant reintroduction

Ecological Applications, 29(2).

author keywords: Carphephorus; conservation biology; demography; ecological forecasting; habitat fragmentation; integral projection model; landscape corridor; Liatris; longleaf pine savanna; prediction; restoration ecology
MeSH headings : Demography; Ecosystem; Plants; Population Dynamics; Soil
TL;DR: Whether population growth following plant reintroductions is governed by variation at two scales: the scale of individual habitat patches to which individuals are reintroduced, and larger among-landscape scales in which similar patches may be situated in landscapes that differ in matrix type, soil conditions, and other factors is asked. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (OpenAlex)
Source: Crossref
Added: February 24, 2020

2019 journal article

Noninvasive measures of physiological stress are confounded by exposure

SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9.

MeSH headings : Animals; Confounding Factors, Epidemiologic; Environmental Exposure; Feces / chemistry; Female; Glucocorticoids / metabolism; Hares / physiology; Male; Metabolome; Models, Biological; Stress, Physiological
TL;DR: The effect of fecal pellet age on FGM concentrations varied across treatments with warm-dry and cool-wet conditions resulting in more variable FGM concentration relative to control samples, and researchers are encouraged to develop a temporally consistent sampling protocol to ensure all samples are exposed to similar environmental conditions. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: January 6, 2020

2019 personal communication

White-tailed deer and coyote colonization: a response to kilgo et al. (2019)

Bragina, E. V., Kays, R., Hody, A., Moorman, C. E., DePerno, C. S., & Mills, L. S. (2019, November).

By: E. Bragina*, R. Kays*, A. Hody n, C. Moorman n, C. DePerno & L. Mills*

TL;DR: The finding that coyotes have not had large‐scale effects on white‐tailed deer population growth in eastern North America is reaffirmed and the finding that predator‐prey dynamic is variable over space or time is elaborated on. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: October 28, 2019

2019 journal article

Effects of predator presence and habitat complexity on reef fish communities in The Bahamas

MARINE BIOLOGY, 166(10).

TL;DR: It is found that predators present and high reef complexity had an additive, positive effect on total fish abundance: fish abundance increased by ~ 250% and 300%, compared to predators absent and low complexity reef treatments, respectively, and species richness increased with reef complexity. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
14. Life Below Water (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: October 21, 2019

2019 journal article

Effect of timing and exposure of sunflower pollen on a common gut pathogen of bumble bees

ECOLOGICAL ENTOMOLOGY, 44(5), 702–710.

By: G. LoCascio*, R. Pasquale*, E. Amponsah*, R. Irwin n & L. Adler*

author keywords: Bombus impatiens; Crithidia bombi; Helianthus annuus; medicinal pollen; pathogen; timing effects
TL;DR: Ingestion of sunflower pollen can dramatically reduce the bumble bee gut pathogen Crithidia bombi, but little is known about how timing and exposure to sunflower pollen consumption affects pathogen load. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Pollination Ecology and Morphology of Venus Flytrap in Sites of Varying Time Since Last Fire

ANNALS OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 112(3), 141–149.

author keywords: Venus flytrap; Dionaea; pollination ecology; fire ecology; rare plant
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 19, 2019

2019 journal article

Preinfection Effects of Nectar Secondary Compounds on a Bumble Bee Gut Pathogen

Environmental Entomology, 48(3), 685–690.

author keywords: bee disease; floral traits; pollinator decline; secondary metabolites
MeSH headings : Anabasine; Animals; Bees; Crithidia; Flowers; Host-Parasite Interactions; Plant Nectar
TL;DR: It is suggested that Crithidia exposure in some floral nectars may reduce cell viability, resulting in a lower risk to visiting pollinators, but this effect may not be widespread across all flowering species. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: August 12, 2019

2019 journal article

The individual and combined effects of snowmelt timing and frost exposure on the reproductive success of montane forbs

Journal of Ecology, 107(4), 1970–1981.

By: G. Pardee n, I. Jensen*, D. Inouye* & R. Irwin n

Ed(s): A. Satake

author keywords: climate change; frost; phenology; plant reproduction; plant-pollinator interactions; pollination services; snowmelt timing
TL;DR: While early blooming species may be at a disadvantage under climate change, species that bloom later in the season may benefit from early snowmelt, suggesting that climate change has the potential to reshape flowering communities. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: July 15, 2019

2019 journal article

Bee pathogen transmission dynamics: deposition, persistence and acquisition on flowers

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286(1903), 20190603.

By: L. Figueroa*, M. Blinder*, C. Grincavitch*, A. Jelinek*, E. Mann*, L. Merva*, L. Metz*, A. Zhao* ...

author keywords: Bombus impatiens; Crithidia bombi; pollinator health; disease spread; floral morphology
MeSH headings : Animals; Bees / parasitology; Bees / physiology; Crithidia / physiology; Flowers; Host-Parasite Interactions; Lobelia; Lythrum; Monarda
TL;DR: It was found that host infection with Crithidia increased defaecation rates on flowers, and that bees deposited faeces onto bracts of Lobelia siphilitica and Lythrum salicaria more frequently than onto Monarda didyma bractS. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: June 24, 2019

2019 journal article

Pollen from multiple sunflower cultivars and species reduces a common bumblebee gut pathogen

Royal Society Open Science, 6(4), 190279.

author keywords: bumblebees; Bombus impatiens; Crithidia bombi; goldenrod; pollinator decline; sunflower
TL;DR: An important role of pollen diet for bee health and potentially broad options within the Asteraceae for pollinator plantings to manage bee disease are indicated. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: June 17, 2019

2019 journal article

A comparison of coffee floral traits under two different agricultural practices

Scientific Reports, 9(1).

MeSH headings : Agriculture / methods; Caffeine / analysis; Caffeine / metabolism; Coffea / anatomy & histology; Coffea / growth & development; Coffea / metabolism; Coffee / chemistry; Coffee / metabolism; Flowers / anatomy & histology; Flowers / growth & development; Flowers / metabolism; Light; Nitrogen / analysis; Nitrogen / metabolism; Pollen / chemistry; Pollen / metabolism
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: June 4, 2019

2019 journal article

Pollen and vegetative secondary chemistry of three pollen‐rewarding lupines

American Journal of Botany, 106(5), 643–655.

author keywords: Bombus; defense-attraction; Fabaecae; floral reward; Lupinus; optimal defense theory; pollen chemistry; pollen foraging; pollination
MeSH headings : Alkaloids / analysis; Chromatography, Gas; Flowers / chemistry; Lupinus / chemistry; Plant Leaves / chemistry; Plant Stems / chemistry; Pollen / chemistry; Pollination
TL;DR: The results are consistent with the hypothesis that, in these pollen-rewarding Lupinus species, pollen secondary chemistry may reflect the need to attract and reward pollinators more than theneed to defend pollen from herbivory. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: May 28, 2019

2019 journal article

A camouflage conundrum: unexpected differences in winter coat color between sympatric species

ECOSPHERE, 10(3).

By: B. Davis n, A. Kumar n & L. Mills n

author keywords: camouflage; coat color change; Lepus americanus; Mustela frenata; Mustela nivalis; phenology; West Virginia
TL;DR: It is hypothesized what forces drive the interspecific differences between snowshoe hare and weasel winter coloration, highlighting areas of focus for future seasonal coat color. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: April 29, 2019

2019 review

Ecological Consequences Of Sexually Selected Traits: An Eco-Evolutionary Perspective

[Review of ]. QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY, 94(1), 29–74.

author keywords: sexual selection; ecosystem; mate competition; reproductive interference; sexual conflict; sexual size dimorphism
TL;DR: Evidence is summarized, primarily from vertebrate studies under field conditions, which shows sexually selected traits have ecological effects; and that their evolution has diverse influences on ecological systems. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 journal article

Chemistry of floral rewards: intra‐ and interspecific variability of nectar and pollen secondary metabolites across taxa

Ecological Monographs, 89(1).

By: E. Palmer‐Young, I. Farrell*, L. Adler, N. Milano, P. Egan*, R. Junker*, R. Irwin n, P. Stevenson*

author keywords: cultivar variation; dynamic range boxes; floral chemistry; floral rewards; intraspecific variation; n-dimensional hypervolume; phenotypic integration; plant secondary metabolites; plant-microbe interactions; plant-pollinator interactions; site variation
TL;DR: Analysis of methanol extracts of flowers, nectar, and pollen from 31 cultivated and wild plant species, including multiple sites and cultivars, by liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry suggests different ecological roles of nectar and pollen mediated by chemical concentration, composition, and variability (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: February 18, 2019

2019 article

Movement and Demography of At-Risk Butterflies: Building Blocks for Conservation

ANNUAL REVIEW OF ENTOMOLOGY, VOL 64, Vol. 64, pp. 167–184.

By: C. Schultz*, N. Haddad*, E. Henry n & E. Crone*

author keywords: demography; behavior; dispersal; conservation; restoration; insect; butterfly
MeSH headings : Animals; Butterflies; Conservation of Natural Resources; Endangered Species; Population Dynamics
TL;DR: It is found that habitat-specific movement behavior is key to understanding how to connect populations, and habitat- specific demography is central to managing habitats. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: February 11, 2019

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