Recent Publications (past 12 months)

McDonnell A, Parks M, and Fishbein M Phylogeny of New World milkweed vines (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae) and the evolution of growth form. Systematic Botany (in press).

Fishbein M (2017) Taxonomic adjustments in North American Apocynaceae. Phytologia 99:86-88.

Adams HD, Zeppel MJB, Anderegg WRL, Hartmann H, Landhäusser SM, Tissue DT, Huxman TE, Hudson PJ, Franz TE, Allen CD, Anderegg LDL, Barron-Gafford GA, Beerling DJ, Breshears DD, Brodribb TJ, Bugmann H, Cobb RC, Collins AD, Dickman LT, Duan H, Ewers BE, Galiano L, Galvez DA, Garcia-Forner N, Gaylord ML, Germino AG, Gessler A, Hacke UG, Hakamada R, Hector A, Jenkins MW, Kane JM, Kolb TE, Law DJ, Lewis JD, Limousin J-M, Love DM, Macalady AK, Martinez-Vilalta J, Mencuccini M, Mitchell PJ, Muss JD, O'Brien MJ, O'Grady AP, Pangle RE, Pinkard EA, Piper FI, Plaut JA, Pockman WT, Quirk J, Reinhardt K, Ripullone F, Ryan MG, Sala A, Sevanto S, Sperry JS, Vargas R, Vennetier M, Way DA, Xu C, Yepez EA, McDowell NG (2017) A multi-species synthesis of physiological mechanisms in drought-induced tree mortality. Nature Ecology and Evolution. doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0248-x.

Smith AMS, Talhelm AF, Johnson DM, Sparks AM, Kolden CA, Yedinak KM, Apostol KG, Tinkham WT, Abatzoglu JT, Lutz JA, Davis AS, Pregitzer KS, Adams HD, Kremens RL (2017) Impacts of fire radiative energy density doses on Pinus contorta and Larix occidentalis seedling physiology and mortality. International Journal of Wildland Fire 26:82-94.

Grossiord C, Sevanto S, Adams HD, Collins AD, Dickman LT, McBranch N, Michaletz S, Stockton EA, Vigil M, McDowell NG (2017) Precipitation, not air temperature, drives functional responses of trees in semi-arid ecosystems. Journal of Ecology 105:163-175.

Grossiord C, Sevanto S, Dawson TE, Adams HD, Collins AD, Dickman LT, Newman BD, Stockton EA, McDowell NG (2017) Warming combined with more extreme precipitation regimes modifies the water sources of trees. New Phytologist 213: 584-596.

Justin Dee, Palmer M (2017) Annual rings of perennial forbs and mature oaks show similar effects of climate but inconsistent responses to fire in the North American prairie-forest ecotone. PDF

Singh V, Nerimetla R, Yang M, Krishnan S (2017) Magnetite-quantum dot immunoarray for plasmon-coupled-fluorescence imaging of blood insulin and glycated hemoglobin. ACS Sensors, 2: 909-915.

Mandel, Jennifer, et al. [14 authors incl. Watson L; invited] (2017) The Compositae Tree of Life in the age of phylogenomics. Journal of Systematics and Evolution. 55: 405-410.

Fulton, Susannah B.J. and Watson L (2017) Phylogenetic systematics of Cochlospermaceae (Malvales) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Systematic Botany 42: 271-282.

Palmer M and D.J. McGlinn. (2017) Chapter 5: Scale detection using semivariograms and autocorrelograms. in S. E. Gergel and M. G. Turner, editors. Learning Landscape Ecology, A Practical Guide to Concepts and Techniques. 2nd Edition.  p. 65-81.

AJ Harris, Justin Dee, Palmer M (2017) "The effects of taxonomic rank on climatic calibrations: A test using extant floras of United States countries" doi:

Palmer M (2017) "How to write an effective manuscript in Vegetation science" (IAVS Bulletin 2017) 6-8. PDF

Charles S. Eiseman, Tracy S. Feldman, Eric F. Lopresti, and Palmer M (2017) "First North American Records of Porphyrosela minuta Clarke (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae", with Notes on its Native Congener, P. desmondiella (Clemens)." Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 119(1):18-23. doi:

Chuba D, Goyder D, Chase MW, Fishbein M (2017) Phylogenetics of the African Asclepias complex (Apocynaceae) based on three plastid DNA regions. Systematic Botany 42 (in press)