Diana H Wall

Summary

Affiliation: Colorado State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Desiccation survival in an Antarctic nematode: molecular analysis using expressed sequenced tags
    Bishwo N Adhikari
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:69. 2009
  2. pmc Global change tipping points: above- and below-ground biotic interactions in a low diversity ecosystem
    Diana H Wall
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1499, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:2291-306. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Are soil mite assemblages structured by the identity of native and invasive alien grasses?
    Mark G St John
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins 80523 1499, USA
    Ecology 87:1314-24. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of human trampling on populations of soil fauna in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
    Edward Ayres
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:1544-51. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Climate and litter quality differently modulate the effects of soil fauna on litter decomposition across biomes
    Pablo García-Palacios
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:1045-53. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The future of soil invertebrate communities in polar regions: different climate change responses in the Arctic and Antarctic?
    Uffe N Nielsen
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory and Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:409-19. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Linking soil biodiversity and vegetation: implications for a changing planet
    Zachary A Sylvain
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1499, USA
    Am J Bot 98:517-27. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Does plant species co-occurrence influence soil mite diversity?
    Mark G St John
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1499, USA
    Ecology 87:625-33. 2006
  9. pmc Tree species traits influence soil physical, chemical, and biological properties in high elevation forests
    Edward Ayres
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5964. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Soil animal responses to moisture availability are largely scale, not ecosystem dependent: insight from a cross-site study
    Zachary A Sylvain
    Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 80523, USA Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 80523, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 20:2631-43. 2014

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Publications15

  1. pmc Desiccation survival in an Antarctic nematode: molecular analysis using expressed sequenced tags
    Bishwo N Adhikari
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:69. 2009
    ..In this study, we provide the first insight into the desiccation induced transcriptome of an Antarctic nematode through cDNA library construction and suppressive subtractive hybridization...
  2. pmc Global change tipping points: above- and below-ground biotic interactions in a low diversity ecosystem
    Diana H Wall
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1499, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 362:2291-306. 2007
    ..Presented here are suggested implications of global change on the Dry Valley terrestrial systems and how these effects might be manifested in the future...
  3. ncbi request reprint Are soil mite assemblages structured by the identity of native and invasive alien grasses?
    Mark G St John
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins 80523 1499, USA
    Ecology 87:1314-24. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that extrapolations of soil mite diversity based on assumptions of plant specificity would be invalid...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of human trampling on populations of soil fauna in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
    Edward Ayres
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:1544-51. 2008
    ..Consequently, management and conservation plans for Antarctic soils should consider the high sensitivity of soil fauna to physical disturbance as human presence in this ecosystem increases...
  5. doi request reprint Climate and litter quality differently modulate the effects of soil fauna on litter decomposition across biomes
    Pablo García-Palacios
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:1045-53. 2013
    ..Our results advocate for the inclusion of biome-specific soil fauna effects on litter decomposition as a mean to reduce the unexplained variation in large-scale decomposition models...
  6. doi request reprint The future of soil invertebrate communities in polar regions: different climate change responses in the Arctic and Antarctic?
    Uffe N Nielsen
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory and Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:409-19. 2013
    ..Greater soil biotic activity may move the Arctic towards a trajectory of being a substantial carbon source, while Antarctica could become a carbon sink...
  7. doi request reprint Linking soil biodiversity and vegetation: implications for a changing planet
    Zachary A Sylvain
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1499, USA
    Am J Bot 98:517-27. 2011
    ..Because of our dependence on soils and plant production, studies linking soil biotic communities to primary productivity are needed to assure long-term soil sustainability...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does plant species co-occurrence influence soil mite diversity?
    Mark G St John
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1499, USA
    Ecology 87:625-33. 2006
    ..There was no difference in soil mite richness between grass combinations of differing resource quality, or resource heterogeneity...
  9. pmc Tree species traits influence soil physical, chemical, and biological properties in high elevation forests
    Edward Ayres
    Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5964. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Soil animal responses to moisture availability are largely scale, not ecosystem dependent: insight from a cross-site study
    Zachary A Sylvain
    Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 80523, USA Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 80523, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 20:2631-43. 2014
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  11. pmc The Life Cycle of the Antarctic Nematode Plectus murrayi Under Laboratory Conditions
    Cecilia Milano de Tomasel
    Department of Biology and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1878
    J Nematol 45:39-42. 2013
    ..Our study supports other research that establishes P. murrayi as an important model organism for studying adaptation to extreme environmental stress...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ecological linkages between aboveground and belowground biota
    David A Wardle
    Landcare Research, Post Office Box 69, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Science 304:1629-33. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Antarctic climate cooling and terrestrial ecosystem response
    Peter T Doran
    Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 West Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Nature 415:517-20. 2002
    ..Continental Antarctic cooling, especially the seasonality of cooling, poses challenges to models of climate and ecosystem change...
  14. ncbi request reprint Microbial community composition in soils of Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica
    Thomas D Niederberger
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Environ Microbiol 10:1713-24. 2008
    ..However, rarefaction curves indicated that these microbial habitats remain under-sampled. Our results add to the recent literature suggesting that there is a higher biodiversity within Antarctic soils than previously expected...
  15. ncbi request reprint Ecosystem carbon loss with woody plant invasion of grasslands
    Robert B Jackson
    Department of Biology and Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0340, USA
    Nature 418:623-6. 2002
    ..Assessments relying on carbon stored from woody plant invasions to balance emissions may therefore be incorrect...