Jon D Witman

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The relationship between regional and local species diversity in marine benthic communities: a global perspective
    Jon D Witman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:15664-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The relation between productivity and species diversity in temperate-Arctic marine ecosystems
    Jon D Witman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 89:S66-80. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Nutrient transfer from sea to land: the case of gulls and cormorants in the Gulf of Maine
    Julie C Ellis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Anim Ecol 75:565-74. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Regulation of intertidal food webs by avian predators on New England rocky shores
    Julie C Ellis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 88:853-63. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of a dominant consumer species reverses at increased diversity
    Margarita Brandt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 93:868-78. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Water flow drives biodiversity by mediating rarity in marine benthic communities
    James E Palardy
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:63-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Local extinction of a foundation species in a hypoxic estuary: integrating individuals to ecosystem
    Andrew H Altieri
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Ecology 87:717-30. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Markov chain analysis of succession in a rocky subtidal community
    M Forrest Hill
    Institute of Theoretical Dynamics, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 164:E46-61. 2004

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc The relationship between regional and local species diversity in marine benthic communities: a global perspective
    Jon D Witman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:15664-9. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The relation between productivity and species diversity in temperate-Arctic marine ecosystems
    Jon D Witman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 89:S66-80. 2008
    ..The co-varying effect of salinity may commonly arise in broad-scale studies of productivity and diversity in marine ecosystems when attempting to sample the largest range of productivity, often encompassing a coastal-oceanic gradient...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nutrient transfer from sea to land: the case of gulls and cormorants in the Gulf of Maine
    Julie C Ellis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Anim Ecol 75:565-74. 2006
    ..Nesting densities and species-specific variation in resource transport should be considered when predicting the effects of seabirds and other biogenic vectors of allochthonous resources...
  4. ncbi request reprint Regulation of intertidal food webs by avian predators on New England rocky shores
    Julie C Ellis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 88:853-63. 2007
    ..borealis, from establishing substantial populations in the low-mid intertidal zone thereby indirectly enhancing densities of two key mesopredators (N. lapillus, Carcinus) and blue mussels (M. edulis)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of a dominant consumer species reverses at increased diversity
    Margarita Brandt
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Ecology 93:868-78. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Water flow drives biodiversity by mediating rarity in marine benthic communities
    James E Palardy
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 80 Waterman Street, Box G W, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:63-8. 2011
    ..Consequently, flow velocity should be included in future developments of diversity theory and conservation strategy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Local extinction of a foundation species in a hypoxic estuary: integrating individuals to ecosystem
    Andrew H Altieri
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Ecology 87:717-30. 2006
    ..Our study quantified patterns of loss and identified pathways within an integrative framework of feedbacks, summarized in a conceptual model that is applicable to similar foundation species subjected to environmental stress...
  8. ncbi request reprint Markov chain analysis of succession in a rocky subtidal community
    M Forrest Hill
    Institute of Theoretical Dynamics, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 164:E46-61. 2004
    ..Colonization rates and turnover times, however, are lowest and longest in coral reefs, highest and shortest in intertidal communities, and intermediate in subtidal communities...