Jerome Chave

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diversity of the volatile organic compounds emitted by 55 species of tropical trees: a survey in French Guiana
    Elodie A Courtois
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, 118, route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse, France
    J Chem Ecol 35:1349-62. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint A spatially explicit neutral model of beta-diversity in tropical forests
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Terrestre, CNRS UMR 5552, 13, Avenue du Colonel Roche, F 31029, Toulouse, Cedex 4, France
    Theor Popul Biol 62:153-68. 2002
  3. pmc Error propagation and scaling for tropical forest biomass estimates
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique UMR 5174 CNRS UPS, Bâtiment 4R3, 118 route de Narbonne F 31062 Toulouse, France
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:409-20. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Tree allometry and improved estimation of carbon stocks and balance in tropical forests
    J Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique UMR 5174, CNRS UPS, Bâtiment IVR3, Universite Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, 31062, Toulouse, France
    Oecologia 145:87-99. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Regional and phylogenetic variation of wood density across 2456 Neotropical tree species
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, CNRS UMR 5174, Université Paul Sabatier Bâtiment 4R3, 31062 Toulouse, France
    Ecol Appl 16:2356-67. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174, CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, Bâtiment 4R3, Toulouse, France
    Ecol Lett 12:351-66. 2009
  7. pmc Assessing evidence for a pervasive alteration in tropical tree communities
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
    PLoS Biol 6:e45. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Differences in volatile terpene composition between the bark and leaves of tropical tree species
    Elodie A Courtois
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, Toulouse, France
    Phytochemistry 82:81-8. 2012
  9. pmc Mast fruiting is a frequent strategy in woody species of eastern South America
    Natalia Norden
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 Université Paul Sabatier CNRS, Toulouse, France
    PLoS ONE 2:e1079. 2007
  10. pmc Identification of Amazonian trees with DNA barcodes
    Mailyn Adriana Gonzalez
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, Université Paul Sabatier and CNRS, UMR 5174, Toulouse, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7483. 2009

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Diversity of the volatile organic compounds emitted by 55 species of tropical trees: a survey in French Guiana
    Elodie A Courtois
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, 118, route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse, France
    J Chem Ecol 35:1349-62. 2009
    ..This study emphasizes three aspects of VOC emission by tropical tree species: the species-specificity of the mixtures, the importance of sesquiterpenes, and the wide-ranging complexity of the mixtures...
  2. ncbi request reprint A spatially explicit neutral model of beta-diversity in tropical forests
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Terrestre, CNRS UMR 5552, 13, Avenue du Colonel Roche, F 31029, Toulouse, Cedex 4, France
    Theor Popul Biol 62:153-68. 2002
    ..Analytical results are compared with individual-based simulations, and the relevance to field observations is discussed...
  3. pmc Error propagation and scaling for tropical forest biomass estimates
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique UMR 5174 CNRS UPS, Bâtiment 4R3, 118 route de Narbonne F 31062 Toulouse, France
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:409-20. 2004
    ..We find that the most important source of error is currently related to the choice of the allometric model. More work should be devoted to improving the predictive power of allometric models for biomass...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tree allometry and improved estimation of carbon stocks and balance in tropical forests
    J Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique UMR 5174, CNRS UPS, Bâtiment IVR3, Universite Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, 31062, Toulouse, France
    Oecologia 145:87-99. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Regional and phylogenetic variation of wood density across 2456 Neotropical tree species
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, CNRS UMR 5174, Université Paul Sabatier Bâtiment 4R3, 31062 Toulouse, France
    Ecol Appl 16:2356-67. 2006
    ..Our unprecedented wood density data set yields consistent guidelines for estimating wood densities when species-level information is lacking and should significantly reduce error in Central and South American carbon accounting programs...
  6. doi request reprint Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174, CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, Bâtiment 4R3, Toulouse, France
    Ecol Lett 12:351-66. 2009
    ..We then discuss the biogeography, evolution and biogeochemistry of the spectrum, and conclude by pointing out the major gaps in our current knowledge of wood functional traits...
  7. pmc Assessing evidence for a pervasive alteration in tropical tree communities
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
    PLoS Biol 6:e45. 2008
    ..More long-term studies are necessary to clarify the contribution of global change to the functioning of tropical forests...
  8. doi request reprint Differences in volatile terpene composition between the bark and leaves of tropical tree species
    Elodie A Courtois
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS Université Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, Toulouse, France
    Phytochemistry 82:81-8. 2012
    ..This supports our hypothesis and further suggests that the emission of terpenes by the bark should be more important for trunk defense than previously thought...
  9. pmc Mast fruiting is a frequent strategy in woody species of eastern South America
    Natalia Norden
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 Université Paul Sabatier CNRS, Toulouse, France
    PLoS ONE 2:e1079. 2007
    ..Moreover, reproductive strategies have been quantified based on the coefficient of variation of interannual seed production, an index that potentially confounds masting and high interannual variability in seed production...
  10. pmc Identification of Amazonian trees with DNA barcodes
    Mailyn Adriana Gonzalez
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, Université Paul Sabatier and CNRS, UMR 5174, Toulouse, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7483. 2009
    ..Large-scale plant diversity inventories are critical to develop informed conservation strategies. However, the workload required for classic taxonomic surveys remains high and is particularly problematic for megadiverse tropical forests...
  11. doi request reprint Analyzing tropical forest tree species abundance distributions using a nonneutral model and through approximate Bayesian inference
    Franck Jabot
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite Paul Sabatier, Bâtiment 4R3, 31062 Toulouse, Cedex 4, France
    Am Nat 178:E37-47. 2011
    ..Finally, we discuss whether observed deviations from neutrality may be interpreted as the signature of environmental filtering on tropical tree species abundance distributions...
  12. doi request reprint Inferring the parameters of the neutral theory of biodiversity using phylogenetic information and implications for tropical forests
    Franck Jabot
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, CNRS, Universite Paul Sabatier, Bâtiment 4R3, Toulouse Cedex 4, France
    Ecol Lett 12:239-48. 2009
    ..This implies that neutral-compatible regional pools of tropical trees should extend over continental scales, and that m measures, in this context, mostly the frequency of long-distance dispersal events...
  13. doi request reprint The problem of pattern and scale in ecology: what have we learned in 20 years?
    Jerome Chave
    CNRS and Université Paul Sabatier, UMR 5174 Evolution et Diversité Biologique, bâtiment 4R1, 118 route de Narbonne, Toulouse, 31062, France
    Ecol Lett 16:4-16. 2013
    ..These findings have far reaching implications for our understanding of how ecosystem function and biodiversity will withstand (or not) environmental changes in the 21st century...
  14. ncbi request reprint Theoretical biology: comparing models of species abundance
    Jerome Chave
    Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR5174 CNRS, Universite Paul Sabatier, 31062 Toulouse
    Nature 441:E1; discussion E1-2. 2006
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