Scott D Peacor

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Costs of predator-induced phenotypic plasticity: a graphical model for predicting the contribution of nonconsumptive and consumptive effects of predators on prey
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Oecologia 171:1-10. 2013
  2. pmc Scaling-up anti-predator phenotypic responses of prey: impacts over multiple generations in a complex aquatic community
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:122-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of nonlethal predator effect on cohort size variation: ecological and evolutionary implications
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 88:1536-47. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Experimental and model analyses of the effects of competition on individual size variation in wood frog (Rana sylvatica) tadpoles
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Anim Ecol 75:990-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of size-dependent growth and environmental factors on animal size variability
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 71:80-94. 2007
  6. pmc Phenotypic plasticity opposes species invasions by altering fitness surface
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    PLoS Biol 4:e372. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The growth-mortality tradeoff: evidence from anuran larvae and consequences for species distributions
    Luis Schiesari
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 1048, USA
    Oecologia 149:194-202. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Large nonlethal effects of an invasive invertebrate predator on zooplankton population growth rate
    Kevin L Pangle
    Michigan State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1222, USA
    Ecology 88:402-12. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Plastic response to a proxy cue of predation risk when direct cues are unreliable
    Andrea L J Miehls
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 480 Wilson Road, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 94:2237-48. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Finely tuned response of native prey to an invasive predator in a freshwater system
    Paul E Bourdeau
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 94:1449-55. 2013

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Costs of predator-induced phenotypic plasticity: a graphical model for predicting the contribution of nonconsumptive and consumptive effects of predators on prey
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Oecologia 171:1-10. 2013
    ..Further, application of the models will likely promote a better linkage between experimental and theoretical studies of NCEs, and foster synthesis across systems...
  2. pmc Scaling-up anti-predator phenotypic responses of prey: impacts over multiple generations in a complex aquatic community
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:122-8. 2012
    ..Our findings demonstrate that adaptive phenotypic plasticity of individuals can scale-up to affect the structure of ecological communities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of nonlethal predator effect on cohort size variation: ecological and evolutionary implications
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 88:1536-47. 2007
    ..Further, changes in cohort size variation can have important evolutionary implications through changes in trait heritability...
  4. ncbi request reprint Experimental and model analyses of the effects of competition on individual size variation in wood frog (Rana sylvatica) tadpoles
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Anim Ecol 75:990-9. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of size-dependent growth and environmental factors on animal size variability
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 71:80-94. 2007
    ..We discuss implications of our results to the choice of growth equations used in models where body size variation is an important variable or output...
  6. pmc Phenotypic plasticity opposes species invasions by altering fitness surface
    Scott D Peacor
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    PLoS Biol 4:e372. 2006
    ..Our study emphasizes the need to incorporate variable interaction strengths due to phenotypic plasticity into invasion biology and ecological theory on competition and coexistence in fragmented landscapes...
  7. ncbi request reprint The growth-mortality tradeoff: evidence from anuran larvae and consequences for species distributions
    Luis Schiesari
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 1048, USA
    Oecologia 149:194-202. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Large nonlethal effects of an invasive invertebrate predator on zooplankton population growth rate
    Kevin L Pangle
    Michigan State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1222, USA
    Ecology 88:402-12. 2007
    ..Our results further indicate that invasive species can have strong nonlethal, behaviorally based effects, despite short evolutionary coexistence with prey species...
  9. ncbi request reprint Plastic response to a proxy cue of predation risk when direct cues are unreliable
    Andrea L J Miehls
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 480 Wilson Road, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 94:2237-48. 2013
    ..Organisms may, therefore, not only respond to changes in an environmental factor because the factor directly affects risk, but also when the environmental factor serves as a proxy signaling change in predation risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Finely tuned response of native prey to an invasive predator in a freshwater system
    Paul E Bourdeau
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ecology 94:1449-55. 2013
    ..This finely tuned response may be retained from an ancestral species that coevolved with Bythotrephes in its native range, or may have rapidly evolved due to strong selection by the invasive predator...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consumptive and nonconsumptive effects of predators on metacommunities of competing prey
    John L Orrock
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 735 State Street, Suite 300, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA
    Ecology 89:2426-35. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the classics: considering nonconsumptive effects in textbook examples of predator-prey interactions
    Barbara L Peckarsky
    Department of Zoology, 453 Birge Hall, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecology 89:2416-25. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Lethal and nonlethal predator effects on an herbivore guild mediated by system productivity
    Earl E Werner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Ecology 87:347-61. 2006
    ..These results indicate the important role that trait-mediated indirect effects can play in trophic cascades and keystone predator interactions, and we discuss how the mechanisms involved can be incorporated in theory...