John Damuth

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A macroevolutionary explanation for energy equivalence in the scaling of body size and population density
    John Damuth
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Am Nat 169:621-31. 2007
  2. doi request reprint On the relationship between hypsodonty and feeding ecology in ungulate mammals, and its utility in palaeoecology
    John Damuth
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 86:733-58. 2011
  3. pmc Supply-demand balance and metabolic scaling
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10506-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Ontogenetic growth: Modelling universality and scaling
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 420:626; discussion 626-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiology: Allometric cascades
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 421:713-4; discussion 714. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Climate change and size evolution in an island rodent species: new perspectives on the island rule
    Virginie Millien
    Redpath Museum, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Evolution 58:1353-60. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cope's rule, hypercarnivory, and extinction in North American canids
    Blaire Van Valkenburgh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1606, USA
    Science 306:101-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Comment on "Revising the distributive networks models of West, Brown and Enquist (1997) and Banavar, Maritan and Rinaldo (1999): Metabolic inequity of living tissues provides clues for the observed allometric scaling rules" by Makarieva, Gorshko
    Jayanth R Banavar
    J Theor Biol 239:391-3. 2006

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint A macroevolutionary explanation for energy equivalence in the scaling of body size and population density
    John Damuth
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Am Nat 169:621-31. 2007
    ..Selective extinction of such species rapidly drives size-abundance allometry in faunas toward approximate energetic equivalence and maintains it there...
  2. doi request reprint On the relationship between hypsodonty and feeding ecology in ungulate mammals, and its utility in palaeoecology
    John Damuth
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 93106, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 86:733-58. 2011
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  3. pmc Supply-demand balance and metabolic scaling
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10506-9. 2002
    ..Our conclusions are based on general arguments incorporating the minimum of biological detail and should therefore apply to the widest range of organisms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ontogenetic growth: Modelling universality and scaling
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 420:626; discussion 626-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiology: Allometric cascades
    Jayanth R Banavar
    Department of Physics, 104 Davey Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 421:713-4; discussion 714. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Climate change and size evolution in an island rodent species: new perspectives on the island rule
    Virginie Millien
    Redpath Museum, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Evolution 58:1353-60. 2004
    ..These combined results suggest that evolution in Quaternary island small mammals may not have been as fast as expected by the island effect because of the counteracting effect of climate change during this period...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cope's rule, hypercarnivory, and extinction in North American canids
    Blaire Van Valkenburgh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1606, USA
    Science 306:101-4. 2004
    ..Thus, selection for attributes that promoted individual success resulted in progressive evolutionary failure of their clades...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comment on "Revising the distributive networks models of West, Brown and Enquist (1997) and Banavar, Maritan and Rinaldo (1999): Metabolic inequity of living tissues provides clues for the observed allometric scaling rules" by Makarieva, Gorshko
    Jayanth R Banavar
    J Theor Biol 239:391-3. 2006