Christy M McCain

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessing the threat to montane biodiversity from discordant shifts in temperature and precipitation in a changing climate
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, MCOL 265 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0265, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:1236-45. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Vertebrate range sizes indicate that mountains may be 'higher' in the tropics
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:550-60. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic theory and elevational diversity of vertebrate ectotherms
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 91:601-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbes do not follow the elevational diversity patterns of plants and animals
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 92:797-804. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Assessing the threat to montane biodiversity from discordant shifts in temperature and precipitation in a changing climate
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, MCOL 265 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0265, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:1236-45. 2011
    ..80%). Realistic assessment of risks urgently requires improved monitoring of precipitation, better regional precipitation models and more research on the effects of changes in precipitation on montane distributions...
  2. doi request reprint Vertebrate range sizes indicate that mountains may be 'higher' in the tropics
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:550-60. 2009
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  3. ncbi request reprint Metabolic theory and elevational diversity of vertebrate ectotherms
    Christy M McCain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and CU Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 91:601-9. 2010
    ..We conclude that an interplay of factors shapes elevational diversity gradients rather than the simple kinetics of biochemical reactions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbes do not follow the elevational diversity patterns of plants and animals
    Noah Fierer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 92:797-804. 2011
    ....