Paul V A Fine

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Herbivores promote habitat specialization by trees in Amazonian forests
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 S 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Science 305:663-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The growth-defense trade-off and habitat specialization by plants in Amazonian forests
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Ecology 87:S150-62. 2006
  3. pmc Strong coupling of plant and fungal community structure across western Amazonian rainforests
    Kabir G Peay
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    ISME J 7:1852-61. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The contribution of edaphic heterogeneity to the evolution and diversity of Burseraceae trees in the western Amazon
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Evolution 59:1464-78. 2005
  5. doi request reprint An oxidized squalene derivative from Protium subserratum Engl. (Engl.) growing in Peru
    John Lokvam
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 S 1400 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Molecules 17:7451-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a time-integrated species-area effect on the latitudinal gradient in tree diversity
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am Nat 168:796-804. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Herbivores promote habitat specialization by trees in Amazonian forests
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 S 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Science 305:663-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, habitat specialization in this system results from an interaction of herbivore pressure with soil type...
  2. ncbi request reprint The growth-defense trade-off and habitat specialization by plants in Amazonian forests
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Ecology 87:S150-62. 2006
    ..We propose that the growth-defense trade-off is universal and provides an important mechanism by which herbivores govern plant distribution patterns across resource gradients...
  3. pmc Strong coupling of plant and fungal community structure across western Amazonian rainforests
    Kabir G Peay
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    ISME J 7:1852-61. 2013
    ..These data provide a much-needed look at an understudied dimension of the biota in an important ecosystem and supports the hypothesis that fungal communities are involved in the regulation of tropical tree diversity. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint The contribution of edaphic heterogeneity to the evolution and diversity of Burseraceae trees in the western Amazon
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Evolution 59:1464-78. 2005
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  5. doi request reprint An oxidized squalene derivative from Protium subserratum Engl. (Engl.) growing in Peru
    John Lokvam
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 S 1400 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Molecules 17:7451-7. 2012
    ..subserratum young leaf tissue of one ecotype growing in Peru. The structure of 1 was determined by spectroscopic study, including 1 and 2D nuclear magnetic resonance experiments...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a time-integrated species-area effect on the latitudinal gradient in tree diversity
    Paul V A Fine
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am Nat 168:796-804. 2006
    ..These results contribute to explanations for why most lineages have tropical origins and why tropical forests are more diverse than extratropical forests...