David Ackerly

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mind the gap: the emerging synthesis of plant 'eco-devo'
    David Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    New Phytol 170:648-53. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Niche evolution and adaptive radiation: testing the order of trait divergence
    D D Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Ecology 87:S50-61. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint A trait-based approach to community assembly: partitioning of species trait values into within- and among-community components
    D D Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:135-45. 2007
  4. pmc Conservatism and diversification of plant functional traits: Evolutionary rates versus phylogenetic signal
    David Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology and Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:19699-706. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Mind the gap: the emerging synthesis of plant 'eco-devo'
    David Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    New Phytol 170:648-53. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Niche evolution and adaptive radiation: testing the order of trait divergence
    D D Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Ecology 87:S50-61. 2006
    ..Similar patterns observed in several plant and animal groups suggest that early divergence of alpha niche traits might be a common feature of niche evolution in many adaptive radiations...
  3. ncbi request reprint A trait-based approach to community assembly: partitioning of species trait values into within- and among-community components
    D D Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:135-45. 2007
    ..This trait-based framework provides a novel approach to integrate functional ecology and gradient analysis with community ecology and coexistence theory...
  4. pmc Conservatism and diversification of plant functional traits: Evolutionary rates versus phylogenetic signal
    David Ackerly
    Department of Integrative Biology and Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:19699-706. 2009
    ..These results highlight the value of direct estimates of rates of trait evolution for comparative analysis of adaptive radiation, niche conservatism, and trait diversification...