John Maron

Summary

Affiliation: University of Montana
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Native plant diversity resists invasion at both low and high resource levels
    John Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 88:2651-61. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effects of native species diversity and resource additions on invader impact
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Am Nat 172:S18-33. 2008
  3. pmc Herbivory: effects on plant abundance, distribution and population growth
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2575-84. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Soil fungal pathogens and the relationship between plant diversity and productivity
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:36-41. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Counterintuitive effects of large-scale predator removal on a midlatitude rodent community
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 91:3719-28. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Habitat-specific impacts of multiple consumers on plant population dynamics
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula 59812, USA
    Ecology 87:113-24. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Vertebrate predators have minimal cascading effects on plant production or seed predation in an intact grassland ecosystem
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:661-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Postdispersal seed predation limits the abundance of a long-lived perennial forb (Lithospermum ruderale)
    Mary Bricker
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 93:532-43. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrasting plant physiological adaptation to climate in the native and introduced range of Hypericum perforatum
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Evolution 61:1912-24. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Different gardens, different results: native and introduced populations exhibit contrasting phenotypes across common gardens
    Jennifer L Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Oecologia 157:239-48. 2008

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Native plant diversity resists invasion at both low and high resource levels
    John Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 88:2651-61. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the effects of local diversity can remain robust despite enhanced resource levels that are predicted under scenarios of global change...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of native species diversity and resource additions on invader impact
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Am Nat 172:S18-33. 2008
    ..Together, these results suggest that diversity inhibits invasion and reduces impact more than resource additions facilitate invasion or impact...
  3. pmc Herbivory: effects on plant abundance, distribution and population growth
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2575-84. 2006
    ..As an impetus for further study, we review strengths and challenges of population-level studies, such as interpreting net impacts of consumers in the presence of density dependence and seed bank dynamics...
  4. doi request reprint Soil fungal pathogens and the relationship between plant diversity and productivity
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:36-41. 2011
    ..These results suggest that soil pathogens might be a heretofore unappreciated driver of diversity-productivity relationships...
  5. ncbi request reprint Counterintuitive effects of large-scale predator removal on a midlatitude rodent community
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 91:3719-28. 2010
    ..Furthermore, they suggest that specialist predators can play an important role in suppressing vole abundance even in lower-latitude vole populations that occur at relatively low densities...
  6. ncbi request reprint Habitat-specific impacts of multiple consumers on plant population dynamics
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula 59812, USA
    Ecology 87:113-24. 2006
    ..These results illustrate how density dependence, habitat-specific seed dynamics, and particular demographic impacts of consumers interact to shape plant population responses to consumers...
  7. doi request reprint Vertebrate predators have minimal cascading effects on plant production or seed predation in an intact grassland ecosystem
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:661-9. 2011
    ..These results suggest that vertebrate predators do not fundamentally influence primary production or seed survival in our system...
  8. ncbi request reprint Postdispersal seed predation limits the abundance of a long-lived perennial forb (Lithospermum ruderale)
    Mary Bricker
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 93:532-43. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate that rodent granivory can be a potent force limiting the abundance of a long-lived perennial forb...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrasting plant physiological adaptation to climate in the native and introduced range of Hypericum perforatum
    John L Maron
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Evolution 61:1912-24. 2007
    ..perforatum, together with previously published molecular data, suggest that native and exotic genotypes have independently adapted to a broad-scale variation in climate that varies with latitude...
  10. doi request reprint Different gardens, different results: native and introduced populations exhibit contrasting phenotypes across common gardens
    Jennifer L Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Oecologia 157:239-48. 2008
    ..We did not detect evidence of an evolutionary change in threshold flowering size. Our study demonstrates that detecting genetically based differences in traits may require measuring plant responses to more than one environment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consumers limit the abundance and dynamics of a perennial shrub with a seed bank
    Matthew J Kauffman
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Am Nat 168:454-70. 2006
    ..This study suggests that plant population dynamics and distribution may be more strongly influenced by consumers of seeds and seedlings than is currently recognized...
  12. ncbi request reprint What have exotic plant invasions taught us over the past 20 years?
    Ragan M Callaway
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:369-74. 2006
    ..Most importantly, the study of invasions has resulted in significant intellectual shifts in the way that old paradigms are perceived by ecologists and have led us into new and uncharted territory...
  13. ncbi request reprint Small-mammal seed predation limits the recruitment and abundance of two perennial grassland forbs
    Mary Bricker
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 91:85-92. 2010
    ..These results suggest that granivores can have potentially important impacts in limiting forb abundance in grasslands communities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Testing hypotheses for exotic plant success: parallel experiments in the native and introduced ranges
    Jennifer L Williams
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 91:1355-66. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Bushmeat poaching reduces the seed dispersal and population growth rate of a mammal-dispersed tree
    Jedediah F Brodie
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecol Appl 19:854-63. 2009
    ..Recent and ongoing extirpations of vertebrates in many tropical forests could be creating an extinction debt for zoochorous trees whose vulnerability is belied by their current abundance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Functional differences within a guild of tropical mammalian frugivores
    Jedediah F Brodie
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812, USA
    Ecology 90:688-98. 2009
    ..axillaris demography than either sambar or gibbons. Model comparisons of population-level species impacts may allow us to predict which ecological interactions are at risk from loss of critical species...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the enemy release hypothesis in Hypericum perforatum
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 142:474-9. 2005
    ..While this may lead to denser populations, it does not result in larger plant size in the introduced versus native range as postulated by the ERH...
  18. ncbi request reprint Biotic interactions and plant invasions
    Charles E Mitchell
    Department of Biology and Curriculum in Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA
    Ecol Lett 9:726-40. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Direct and interactive effects of enemies and mutualists on plant performance: a meta-analysis
    William F Morris
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Ecology 88:1021-9. 2007
    ..We discuss how observed differences in effect size might be confounded with methodological differences among studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are alien plants more competitive than their native conspecifics? A test using Hypericum perforatum L
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 137:211-5. 2003
    ..In contrast, St John's wort reduced ryegrass growth <10%. These results do not support the contention that plants from the introduced range evolve greater competitive ability in the absence of natural enemies...