Craig A Layman

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thresholds of ecosystem response to nutrient enrichment from fish aggregations
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecology 94:530-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Applying stable isotopes to examine food-web structure: an overview of analytical tools
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 87:545-62. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Can stable isotope ratios provide for community-wide measures of trophic structure?
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Science Program, Department of Biological Sciences, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecology 88:42-8. 2007
  4. pmc Niche width collapse in a resilient top predator following ecosystem fragmentation
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:937-44. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Marine fisheries declines viewed upside down: human impacts on consumer-driven nutrient recycling
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:343-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effects of anthropogenic disturbance on the abundance and size of epibenthic jellyfish Cassiopea spp
    Elizabeth W Stoner
    Florida International University, 3000 N E 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1109-14. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Nutrient supply from fishes facilitates macroalgae and suppresses corals in a Caribbean coral reef ecosystem
    Deron E Burkepile
    Marine Science Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Sci Rep 3:1493. 2013
  8. pmc A hypothesis-testing framework for studies investigating ontogenetic niche shifts using stable isotope ratios
    Caroline M Hammerschlag-Peyer
    Department of Biological Sciences, Marine Sciences Program, Florida International University, North Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27104. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of habitat heterogeneity at multiple spatial scales on fish community assembly
    Lauren A Yeager
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, North Miami, FL, USA
    Oecologia 167:157-68. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The ecological causes of individual specialisation
    Márcio S Araújo
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:948-58. 2011

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Thresholds of ecosystem response to nutrient enrichment from fish aggregations
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecology 94:530-6. 2013
    ..Identifying such complexities in ecological thresholds is crucial for characterizing the extent to which biogeochemical hotspots may influence ecosystem function at a landscape scale...
  2. doi request reprint Applying stable isotopes to examine food-web structure: an overview of analytical tools
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 87:545-62. 2012
    ..We conclude with a set of suggestions that transcend individual analytical approaches, and provide guidance for future applications in the field...
  3. ncbi request reprint Can stable isotope ratios provide for community-wide measures of trophic structure?
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Science Program, Department of Biological Sciences, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecology 88:42-8. 2007
    ..Building from extensive applications of stable isotope ratios by ecologists, the community-wide metrics may provide a new perspective on food web structure, function, and dynamics...
  4. pmc Niche width collapse in a resilient top predator following ecosystem fragmentation
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:937-44. 2007
    ..Collapsed niche width reflects a homogenization of energy flow pathways to top predators, likely serving to destabilize remnant food webs and render apparently resilient top predators more susceptible to extinction through time...
  5. ncbi request reprint Marine fisheries declines viewed upside down: human impacts on consumer-driven nutrient recycling
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:343-9. 2011
    ..This study provides an initial step toward integrating marine fishery declines and consumer-driven nutrient recycling to more fully understand the implications of human impacts in marine ecosystems...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of anthropogenic disturbance on the abundance and size of epibenthic jellyfish Cassiopea spp
    Elizabeth W Stoner
    Florida International University, 3000 N E 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1109-14. 2011
    ..Cassiopea spp. may have important effects on community structure and ecosystem function in critical coastal ecosystems (e.g., seagrass beds), and their impacts warrant further study...
  7. doi request reprint Nutrient supply from fishes facilitates macroalgae and suppresses corals in a Caribbean coral reef ecosystem
    Deron E Burkepile
    Marine Science Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Sci Rep 3:1493. 2013
    ..Thus, the impact of nutrient supply by fishes may be context-dependent and reinforce either coral-dominant or coral-depauperate reef communities depending on initial community states...
  8. pmc A hypothesis-testing framework for studies investigating ontogenetic niche shifts using stable isotope ratios
    Caroline M Hammerschlag-Peyer
    Department of Biological Sciences, Marine Sciences Program, Florida International University, North Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27104. 2011
    ..The present framework provides a foundation for future studies on ontogenetic niche shifts, and also can be applied to examine resource variability among other population sub-groupings (e.g., by sex or phenotype)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of habitat heterogeneity at multiple spatial scales on fish community assembly
    Lauren A Yeager
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, North Miami, FL, USA
    Oecologia 167:157-68. 2011
    ..e., within seagrass beds). A primary implication of this finding is that human activities driving changes in seagrass cover may cause significant shifts in faunal community structure well before complete losses of seagrass habitat...
  10. ncbi request reprint The ecological causes of individual specialisation
    Márcio S Araújo
    Marine Sciences Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:948-58. 2011
    ..We discuss some emerging methodological issues as guidelines for researchers studying individual specialisation, and make specific recommendations regarding avenues for future research...
  11. doi request reprint Contrasting patterns of individual specialization and trophic coupling in two marine apex predators
    Philip Matich
    Marine Sciences Program, Florida International University, 3000 NE 151st, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    J Anim Ecol 80:294-305. 2011
    ..7. Individual specialization may be an important feature of trophic dynamics of highly mobile marine top predators and should be explicitly considered in studies of marine food webs and the ecological role of top predators...
  12. ncbi request reprint Community assembly at the patch scale in a species rich tropical river
    D Albrey Arrington
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2258, USA
    Oecologia 144:157-67. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Getting to the fat of the matter: models, methods and assumptions for dealing with lipids in stable isotope analyses
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8105, USA
    Oecologia 152:179-89. 2007
    ..Both direct lipid extraction and mathematical normalization reduce biases in delta(13)C, but mathematical normalization simplifies sample preparation and better preserves the integrity of samples for delta(15)N analysis...
  14. pmc Male genital size reflects a tradeoff between attracting mates and avoiding predators in two live-bearing fish species
    R Brian Langerhans
    Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7618-23. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Predator-driven phenotypic diversification in Gambusia affinis
    R Brian Langerhans
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    Evolution 58:2305-18. 2004
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