Rebecca J Best

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Phylogeny as a proxy for ecology in seagrass amphipods: which traits are most conserved?
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57550. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Trait vs. phylogenetic diversity as predictors of competition and community composition in herbivorous marine amphipods
    R J Best
    Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:72-80. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Exotic grasses and feces deposition by an exotic herbivore combine to reduce the relative abundance of native forbs
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Oecologia 158:319-27. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Exotic herbivores directly facilitate the exotic grasses they graze: mechanisms for an unexpected positive feedback between invaders
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Storer Hall, Davis, CA, 95616, USA
    Oecologia 159:139-50. 2009
  5. pmc Complementarity in marine biodiversity manipulations: reconciling divergent evidence from field and mesocosm experiments
    John J Stachowicz
    Department of Evolution and Ecology and Center for Population Biology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:18842-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Prey diversity is associated with weaker consumer effects in a meta-analysis of benthic marine experiments
    Kyle F Edwards
    Center for Population Biology, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 13:194-201. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Phylogeny as a proxy for ecology in seagrass amphipods: which traits are most conserved?
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57550. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Trait vs. phylogenetic diversity as predictors of competition and community composition in herbivorous marine amphipods
    R J Best
    Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 16:72-80. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Exotic grasses and feces deposition by an exotic herbivore combine to reduce the relative abundance of native forbs
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Oecologia 158:319-27. 2008
    ..In combination, the input of exotic propagules and additional nutrients by nesting geese may compromise efforts to maintain native community composition in this system...
  4. doi request reprint Exotic herbivores directly facilitate the exotic grasses they graze: mechanisms for an unexpected positive feedback between invaders
    Rebecca J Best
    Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California Davis, Storer Hall, Davis, CA, 95616, USA
    Oecologia 159:139-50. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Complementarity in marine biodiversity manipulations: reconciling divergent evidence from field and mesocosm experiments
    John J Stachowicz
    Department of Evolution and Ecology and Center for Population Biology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:18842-7. 2008
    ..Many published experiments, therefore, likely underestimate the strength of diversity on ecosystem processes in natural ecosystems...
  6. doi request reprint Prey diversity is associated with weaker consumer effects in a meta-analysis of benthic marine experiments
    Kyle F Edwards
    Center for Population Biology, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 13:194-201. 2010
    ..These results suggest that the effects of species diversity on trophic interactions may scale consistently from small-scale manipulations to cross-community comparisons...