N G Swenson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do suture zones exist?
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Biology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003 8001, USA
    Evolution 58:2391-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Clustering of contact zones, hybrid zones, and phylogeographic breaks in North America
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am Nat 166:581-91. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The problem and promise of scale dependency in community phylogenetics
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 87:2418-24. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of spatial and size scale on phylogenetic relatedness in tropical forest communities
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 88:1770-80. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The past and future influence of geographic information systems on hybrid zone, phylogeographic and speciation research
    N G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Evol Biol 21:421-34. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Gis-based niche models reveal unifying climatic mechanisms that maintain the location of avian hybrid zones in a North American suture zone
    N G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Evol Biol 19:717-25. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A general integrative model for scaling plant growth, carbon flux, and functional trait spectra
    Brian J Enquist
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Nature 449:218-22. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Opposing assembly mechanisms in a neotropical dry forest: implications for phylogenetic and functional community ecology
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 90:2161-70. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Do suture zones exist?
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Biology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003 8001, USA
    Evolution 58:2391-7. 2004
    ..The results suggest that evolutionary biologists should retain some skepticism toward Remington's suture zones...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clustering of contact zones, hybrid zones, and phylogeographic breaks in North America
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am Nat 166:581-91. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The problem and promise of scale dependency in community phylogenetics
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 87:2418-24. 2006
    ..In this way, community phylogenetics promises to fill an important gap in community ecology and biogeography research...
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of spatial and size scale on phylogenetic relatedness in tropical forest communities
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 88:1770-80. 2007
    ..Collectively, our results highlight the critical spatial and size scales at which the degree of phylogenetic relatedness between constituent species influences the structuring of tropical forest diversity...
  5. doi request reprint The past and future influence of geographic information systems on hybrid zone, phylogeographic and speciation research
    N G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Evol Biol 21:421-34. 2008
    ..Here, I review the recent integration of GIS and GIS-based predictive niche models into the above evolutionary sub-disciplines. I also describe evolutionary analyses that could be further enhanced through the implementation of GIS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gis-based niche models reveal unifying climatic mechanisms that maintain the location of avian hybrid zones in a North American suture zone
    N G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Evol Biol 19:717-25. 2006
    ..The results show that temperature holds this suture zone in position and also suggest that temperature played a primary role in promoting niche differentiation among these sister species pairs during Pleistocene glacial cycles...
  7. ncbi request reprint A general integrative model for scaling plant growth, carbon flux, and functional trait spectra
    Brian J Enquist
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    Nature 449:218-22. 2007
    ..Our model provides a framework for predicting not only how traits covary within an integrated allometric phenotype but also how trait variation mechanistically influences plant growth and carbon flux within and across diverse ecosystems...
  8. ncbi request reprint Opposing assembly mechanisms in a neotropical dry forest: implications for phylogenetic and functional community ecology
    Nathan G Swenson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 90:2161-70. 2009
    ....