Claudio Gratton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in delta 13C stable isotopes in multiple tissues of insect predators fed isotopically distinct prey
    Claudio Gratton
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Oecologia 147:615-24. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Arthropod food web restoration following removal of an invasive wetland plant
    Claudio Gratton
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Entomology, 444 Russell Laboratories, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:622-31. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Flux of aquatic insect productivity to land: comparison of lentic and lotic ecosystems
    Claudio Gratton
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecology 90:2689-99. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Ecosystem linkages revealed by experimental lake-derived isotope signal in heathland food webs
    David Hoekman
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Oecologia 170:735-43. 2012
  5. pmc Multi-predator effects produced by functionally distinct species vary with prey density
    Ben P Werling
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Insect Sci 12:30. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to soybean plant nutrients, landscape structure, and natural enemies
    Takuji Noma
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Environ Entomol 39:31-41. 2010
  7. pmc Ecosystem-service tradeoffs associated with switching from annual to perennial energy crops in riparian zones of the US Midwest
    Timothy D Meehan
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80093. 2013
  8. pmc Pest-suppression potential of midwestern landscapes under contrasting bioenergy scenarios
    Timothy D Meehan
    Department of Entomology and DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41728. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Methyl salicylate attracts natural enemies and reduces populations of soybean aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in soybean agroecosystems
    Rachel E Mallinger
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1630 Linden Street, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:115-24. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Floral diversity increases beneficial arthropod richness and decreases variability in arthropod community composition
    Ashley B Bennett
    Department of Entomology, 1630 Linden Drive, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 23:86-95. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in delta 13C stable isotopes in multiple tissues of insect predators fed isotopically distinct prey
    Claudio Gratton
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Oecologia 147:615-24. 2006
    ..Thus, this approach can be used broadly to infer not only what constitutes the diet of a consumer, but also the temporal history of dietary intake...
  2. ncbi request reprint Arthropod food web restoration following removal of an invasive wetland plant
    Claudio Gratton
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Entomology, 444 Russell Laboratories, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:622-31. 2006
    ..Specifically, both herbivores and predators showed characteristic Spartina signatures, suggesting the return of the original grazer-based food web structure in the restored habitats...
  3. ncbi request reprint Flux of aquatic insect productivity to land: comparison of lentic and lotic ecosystems
    Claudio Gratton
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecology 90:2689-99. 2009
    ..The relative contribution of lakes and streams to this flux will vary among landscapes depending on the number and size of these ecosystems types on the landscape...
  4. doi request reprint Ecosystem linkages revealed by experimental lake-derived isotope signal in heathland food webs
    David Hoekman
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Oecologia 170:735-43. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Multi-predator effects produced by functionally distinct species vary with prey density
    Ben P Werling
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Insect Sci 12:30. 2012
    ..This suggests that multiple predator species may only provide greater biological control than single species in systems where prey is limiting...
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to soybean plant nutrients, landscape structure, and natural enemies
    Takuji Noma
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Environ Entomol 39:31-41. 2010
    ..Overall, soybean aphid abundance was most associated with soybean leaf chemistry and landscape heterogeneity. Agronomic options that can ameliorate K deficiency and maintaining heterogeneity in the landscape may reduce aphid risk...
  7. pmc Ecosystem-service tradeoffs associated with switching from annual to perennial energy crops in riparian zones of the US Midwest
    Timothy D Meehan
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80093. 2013
    ..This disparity between recoverable costs and social value represents a fundamental challenge to expansion of perennial energy crops and sustainable agricultural landscapes...
  8. pmc Pest-suppression potential of midwestern landscapes under contrasting bioenergy scenarios
    Timothy D Meehan
    Department of Entomology and DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41728. 2012
    ..We suggest that properly validated environmental indices can be used in decision support systems to facilitate integrated assessments of the environmental and economic impacts of different bioenergy policies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Methyl salicylate attracts natural enemies and reduces populations of soybean aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) in soybean agroecosystems
    Rachel E Mallinger
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1630 Linden Street, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:115-24. 2011
    ..Although aphid populations were reduced locally around methyl salicylate lures, larger scale studies are needed to assess the technology at the whole-field scale...
  10. ncbi request reprint Floral diversity increases beneficial arthropod richness and decreases variability in arthropod community composition
    Ashley B Bennett
    Department of Entomology, 1630 Linden Drive, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 23:86-95. 2013
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  11. ncbi request reprint Spatial distribution of Aphis glycines (Hemiptera: Aphididae): a summary of the suction trap network
    Nicholas P Schmidt
    Department of Entomology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Econ Entomol 105:259-71. 2012
    ..Alate captures were positively correlated with latitude, a pattern consistent with the distribution of Rhamnus in the United States, suggesting that more southern regions are infested by immigrants from the north...
  12. ncbi request reprint Local and broadscale landscape structure differentially impact predation of two potato pests
    Ben P Werling
    Department of Entomology, 1630 Linden Drive, 237 Russell Laboratories, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:1114-25. 2010
    ..This may be especially true for ecosystem services that are the aggregate result of the actions of many species or ecological processes...
  13. pmc Agricultural landscape simplification and insecticide use in the Midwestern United States
    Timothy D Meehan
    Department of Entomology and Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:11500-5. 2011
    ..Both the direct and indirect environmental costs of landscape simplification should be considered in design of land use policy that balances multiple ecosystem goods and services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of soil potassium availability on soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) population dynamics and soybean yield
    Scott W Myers
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Econ Entomol 98:113-20. 2005
    ..This study therefore suggests that although aphids can perform better on K-deficient plants, aphid abundance in the field may be dependent on additional factors, such as dispersal, that may affect final densities within plots...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antagonistic effects of soybean viruses on soybean aphid performance
    Jack R Donaldson
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Environ Entomol 36:918-25. 2007
    ....
  16. pmc Bird communities in future bioenergy landscapes of the Upper Midwest
    Timothy D Meehan
    Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center and Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18533-8. 2010
    ..g., mixed grasses and forbs) is expected to bring increases in avian richness between 12% and 207% across 20% of the region, and possibly aid the recovery of several species of conservation concern...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lake to land subsidies: experimental addition of aquatic insects increases terrestrial arthropod densities
    David Hoekman
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecology 92:2063-72. 2011
    ..Resources cross ecosystem boundaries and are assimilated over time because of life-history strategies that connect aquatic and terrestrial food webs and these systems cannot be fully understood in isolation from each other...
  18. ncbi request reprint Seasonal shift from bottom-up to top-down impact in phytophagous insect populations
    Claudio Gratton
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 237 Russell Labs, 1630 Linden Drive, 53706, USA
    Oecologia 134:487-95. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that plant resources not only mediate the strength of predator impacts on herbivore populations, but they also promote the coupling of predator and prey populations and thus influence when enemy impacts are realized...
  19. doi request reprint Evidence for a trade-off between host-range breadth and host-use efficiency in aphid parasitoids
    Cory S Straub
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Am Nat 177:389-95. 2011
    ..These results suggest that a generalist-specialist trade-off exists within this group of parasitoids and that the generalist fitness cost depends on the taxonomic breadth, rather than the number, of host species that are used...