Jane Memmott

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of an alien plant on a native plant-pollinator network: an experimental approach
    Martha E Lopezaraiza-Mikel
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Ecol Lett 10:539-50. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Global warming and the disruption of plant-pollinator interactions
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Ecol Lett 10:710-7. 2007
  3. pmc Integration of alien plants into a native flower-pollinator visitation web
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 269:2395-9. 2002
  4. pmc The potential impact of global warming on the efficacy of field margins sown for the conservation of bumble-bees
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:2071-9. 2010
  5. pmc Functional links and robustness in food webs
    Stefano Allesina
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Natural Science Building, 830 North University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1701-9. 2009
  6. pmc Food webs: a ladder for picking strawberries or a practical tool for practical problems?
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1693-9. 2009
  7. pmc Tolerance of pollination networks to species extinctions
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2605-11. 2004
  8. pmc Parasitoid diversity reduces the variability in pest control services across time on farms
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS6 7EU, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3387-94. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Landscape structure influences modularity patterns in farm food webs: consequences for pest control
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecol Appl 21:516-24. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Diet breadth influences how the impact of invasive plants is propagated through food webs
    Luisa G Carvalheiro
    University of Bristol, School of Biological Sciences, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecology 91:1063-74. 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of an alien plant on a native plant-pollinator network: an experimental approach
    Martha E Lopezaraiza-Mikel
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Ecol Lett 10:539-50. 2007
    ..Our data indicate that generalized native pollinators can provide a pathway of integration for alien plants into native visitation systems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Global warming and the disruption of plant-pollinator interactions
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Ecol Lett 10:710-7. 2007
    ..Reduced overlap between plants and pollinators also decreased diet breadth of the pollinators. The predicted result of these disruptions is the extinction of pollinators, plants and their crucial interactions...
  3. pmc Integration of alien plants into a native flower-pollinator visitation web
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 269:2395-9. 2002
    ..Because most visitors appear to be pollinators, this integration implies possible competitive and facilitative interactions between native and alien plants, mediated through animal visitors to flowers...
  4. pmc The potential impact of global warming on the efficacy of field margins sown for the conservation of bumble-bees
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:2071-9. 2010
    ..The effect of this, however, could be ameliorated by adding extra species at the start and end of the flowering season. The plant species that could be used to future-proof margins against global warming are discussed...
  5. pmc Functional links and robustness in food webs
    Stefano Allesina
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Natural Science Building, 830 North University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1701-9. 2009
    ..This introduces the possibility of tipping points in the collapse of ecosystems...
  6. pmc Food webs: a ladder for picking strawberries or a practical tool for practical problems?
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1693-9. 2009
    ..The second half outlines five areas in which a food web approach could prove very rewarding: urban ecology, agroecology, habitat fragmentation, cross-habitat food webs and ecosystem services...
  7. pmc Tolerance of pollination networks to species extinctions
    Jane Memmott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2605-11. 2004
    ..In both pollination networks, the most-linked pollinators were bumble-bees and some solitary bees. These animals should receive special attention in efforts to conserve temperate pollination systems...
  8. pmc Parasitoid diversity reduces the variability in pest control services across time on farms
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS6 7EU, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3387-94. 2011
    ..Finally, it was found that the different habitats that make up each farm do not contribute equally to parasitoid species diversity, and that hedgerows produced more parasitoid species, significantly more so on organic farms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Landscape structure influences modularity patterns in farm food webs: consequences for pest control
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecol Appl 21:516-24. 2011
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  10. ncbi request reprint Diet breadth influences how the impact of invasive plants is propagated through food webs
    Luisa G Carvalheiro
    University of Bristol, School of Biological Sciences, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecology 91:1063-74. 2010
    ..Moreover, information on diet breadth of species in the invaded community should be taken into account when evaluating/predicting the impacts on any introduced species...
  11. doi request reprint The robustness of a network of ecological networks to habitat loss
    Darren M Evans
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Ecol Lett 16:844-52. 2013
    ..Our approach provides a new tool for network ecologists and for directing the management and restoration of multiple-habitat sites...
  12. doi request reprint The robustness and restoration of a network of ecological networks
    Michael J O Pocock
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Science 335:973-7. 2012
    ..This type of information can be used in restoration management, because it identifies the plant taxa that can potentially lead to disproportionate gains in biodiversity...
  13. ncbi request reprint The restoration of parasites, parasitoids, and pathogens to heathland communities
    Kate S E Henson
    Community Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 IUG, United Kingdom
    Ecology 90:1840-51. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Effects of alien plants on insect abundance and biomass: a food-web approach
    Rúben H Heleno
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 23:410-9. 2009
    ..We predict a decrease in insect productivity by over 67% if conservation efforts fail to halt the invasion of alien plants in the Azores...
  15. doi request reprint Emerging perspectives in the restoration of biodiversity-based ecosystem services
    Daniel Montoya
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Trends Ecol Evol 27:666-72. 2012
    ..We also identify knowledge gaps that will contribute to moving restoration from a site- and situation-specific discipline to a more globally applicable science...
  16. doi request reprint Do differences in food web structure between organic and conventional farms affect the ecosystem service of pest control?
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol, UK
    Ecol Lett 12:229-38. 2009
    ..The explanation for these differences is likely to include inherent differences in management strategies and landscape structure between the two farming systems...
  17. doi request reprint Apparent competition can compromise the safety of highly specific biocontrol agents
    Luisa G Carvalheiro
    School of Biological Sciences, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Ecol Lett 11:690-700. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of restoration effectiveness: community response to the removal of alien plants
    Ruben Heleno
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecol Appl 20:1191-203. 2010
    ..Two aspects that could prove critical to the outcome of restoration programs deserve further attention: most bird-dispersed seeds were alien, and weeding favored alien over native seedling growth...
  19. pmc Parasites in food webs: the ultimate missing links
    Kevin D Lafferty
    Western Ecological Research Center, U S Geological Survey c o Marine Science Institute, UC, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:533-46. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Consumer-resource body-size relationships in natural food webs
    Ulrich Brose
    Department of Biology, Darmstadt University of Technology, Darmstadt, Germany
    Ecology 87:2411-7. 2006
    ..If recent studies that relate body-size ratios to interaction strengths are general, our results suggest that mean consumer-resource interaction strengths may vary systematically across different habitat categories and consumer types...