Stefan A Schnitzer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A mechanistic explanation for global patterns of liana abundance and distribution
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211, USA
    Am Nat 166:262-76. 2005
  2. pmc Soil microbes regulate ecosystem productivity and maintain species diversity
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Plant Signal Behav 6:1240-3. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Complex facilitation and competition in a temperate grassland: loss of plant diversity and elevated CO2 have divergent and opposite effects on oak establishment
    Alexandra Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Lapham Hall, 3209 N Maryland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Oecologia 171:449-58. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Increasing liana abundance and biomass in tropical forests: emerging patterns and putative mechanisms
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:397-406. 2011
  5. pmc Community and ecosystem ramifications of increasing lianas in neotropical forests
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Department of Biological Sciences Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Plant Signal Behav 6:598-600. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Biomass and toxicity responses of poison ivy (Toxicodendron radicans) to elevated atmospheric CO2: comment
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ecology 89:581-5; discussion 585-7. 2008
  7. pmc Liana abundance, diversity, and distribution on Barro Colorado Island, Panama
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e52114. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Soil microbes drive the classic plant diversity-productivity pattern
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, P O Box 413, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 USA
    Ecology 92:296-303. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Negative plant-soil feedback predicts tree-species relative abundance in a tropical forest
    Scott A Mangan
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Nature 466:752-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Lianas suppress tree regeneration and diversity in treefall gaps
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Ecol Lett 13:849-57. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint A mechanistic explanation for global patterns of liana abundance and distribution
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211, USA
    Am Nat 166:262-76. 2005
    ..I extend this theory to account for the local, within-forest increase in liana abundance in response to disturbance as well as the conspicuous decrease in liana abundance at high latitudes...
  2. pmc Soil microbes regulate ecosystem productivity and maintain species diversity
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Plant Signal Behav 6:1240-3. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Complex facilitation and competition in a temperate grassland: loss of plant diversity and elevated CO2 have divergent and opposite effects on oak establishment
    Alexandra Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Lapham Hall, 3209 N Maryland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Oecologia 171:449-58. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Increasing liana abundance and biomass in tropical forests: emerging patterns and putative mechanisms
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ecol Lett 14:397-406. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Community and ecosystem ramifications of increasing lianas in neotropical forests
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Department of Biological Sciences Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Plant Signal Behav 6:598-600. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Biomass and toxicity responses of poison ivy (Toxicodendron radicans) to elevated atmospheric CO2: comment
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ecology 89:581-5; discussion 585-7. 2008
  7. pmc Liana abundance, diversity, and distribution on Barro Colorado Island, Panama
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e52114. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Soil microbes drive the classic plant diversity-productivity pattern
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, P O Box 413, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 USA
    Ecology 92:296-303. 2011
    ..Our results demonstrate that soil microbes play an integral role as determinants of the diversity-productivity relationship...
  9. doi request reprint Negative plant-soil feedback predicts tree-species relative abundance in a tropical forest
    Scott A Mangan
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Nature 466:752-5. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that plant-soil feedback is an important mechanism that can maintain species diversity and explain patterns of tree-species relative abundance in tropical forests...
  10. doi request reprint Lianas suppress tree regeneration and diversity in treefall gaps
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Ecol Lett 13:849-57. 2010
    ..Our findings demonstrate that competition between plant growth forms constrains diversity in a species-rich tropical forest. Because lianas are abundant in many tropical systems, our findings may apply broadly...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physiological and phenological responses of oak seedlings to oak forest soil in the absence of trees
    Ian A Dickie
    University of Minnesota, Department of Forest Resources, St Paul, MN, USA
    Tree Physiol 27:133-40. 2007
    ..Belowground influences of trees on conspecific seedlings may play a critical role in early seedling establishment...