D Lawrence Venable

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seed dispersal of desert annuals
    D Lawrence Venable
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 89:2218-27. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Bet hedging in a guild of desert annuals
    D Lawrence Venable
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 95721, USA
    Ecology 88:1086-90. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Water-use efficiency and relative growth rate mediate competitive interactions in Sonoran Desert winter annual plants
    Jennifer R Gremer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, P O 210088, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 USA
    Am J Bot 100:2009-15. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Variation in photosynthetic response to temperature in a guild of winter annual plants
    Jennifer R Gremer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 93:2693-704. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Differences in the timing of germination and reproduction relate to growth physiology and population dynamics of Sonoran Desert winter annuals
    Sarah Kimball
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Bot 98:1773-81. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Photosynthetic resource-use efficiency and demographic variability in desert winter annual plants
    Travis E Huxman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0088, USA
    Ecology 89:1554-63. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Bet hedging via seed banking in desert evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): demographic evidence from natural populations
    Margaret E K Evans
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Osborne Memorial Labs, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 169:184-94. 2007
  8. pmc Macroevolutionary chemical escalation in an ancient plant-herbivore arms race
    Judith X Becerra
    Department of Biosphere, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18062-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Climate and life-history evolution in evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): a phylogenetic comparative analysis
    Margaret E K Evans
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West, Room 310, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 59:1914-27. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic plasticity and precipitation response in Sonoran Desert winter annuals
    Amy L Angert
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 USA
    Am J Bot 97:405-11. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Seed dispersal of desert annuals
    D Lawrence Venable
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 89:2218-27. 2008
    ..Overall, these results support the hypothesis that escape in time via delayed germination is likely to be more important for desert annuals than escape in space...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bet hedging in a guild of desert annuals
    D Lawrence Venable
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 95721, USA
    Ecology 88:1086-90. 2007
    ..I also showed that the species with greater long-term demographic variation tended to be the ones with greater sensitivity of reproductive success to variation among years in growing-season precipitation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Water-use efficiency and relative growth rate mediate competitive interactions in Sonoran Desert winter annual plants
    Jennifer R Gremer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, P O 210088, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 USA
    Am J Bot 100:2009-15. 2013
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Variation in photosynthetic response to temperature in a guild of winter annual plants
    Jennifer R Gremer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Ecology 93:2693-704. 2012
    ..These differential responses to environmental conditions can have important effects on fitness, population dynamics, and community structure...
  5. doi request reprint Differences in the timing of germination and reproduction relate to growth physiology and population dynamics of Sonoran Desert winter annuals
    Sarah Kimball
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Bot 98:1773-81. 2011
    ..Here we test the hypothesis that traits underlying RGR and WUE differences are linked to seasonal phenology...
  6. ncbi request reprint Photosynthetic resource-use efficiency and demographic variability in desert winter annual plants
    Travis E Huxman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0088, USA
    Ecology 89:1554-63. 2008
    ..By merging analyses of population dynamics with functional trait relationships, we develop a deeper understanding of the physiological, ecological, and evolutionary mechanisms involved in population and community dynamics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bet hedging via seed banking in desert evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): demographic evidence from natural populations
    Margaret E K Evans
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Osborne Memorial Labs, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 169:184-94. 2007
    ..This represents a novel, unusually rigorous demonstration of bet hedging from field data...
  8. pmc Macroevolutionary chemical escalation in an ancient plant-herbivore arms race
    Judith X Becerra
    Department of Biosphere, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18062-6. 2009
    ..Overall chemical diversity in the genus also increased, but not as fast as species diversity, possibly because of allopatric species gaining improved defense with compounds that are new locally, but already in existence elsewhere...
  9. ncbi request reprint Climate and life-history evolution in evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): a phylogenetic comparative analysis
    Margaret E K Evans
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Biological Sciences West, Room 310, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 59:1914-27. 2005
    ..Not all of the predicted patterns were observed: the capability for drought-induced dormancy may preclude change in habit in response to summer drought in our study group...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic plasticity and precipitation response in Sonoran Desert winter annuals
    Amy L Angert
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 USA
    Am J Bot 97:405-11. 2010
    ..Combining long-term observations with experimental manipulations provides a window into the functional underpinnings and demographic consequences of trait plasticity...
  11. doi request reprint Bet hedging in desert winter annual plants: optimal germination strategies in a variable environment
    Jennifer R Gremer
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 85721, USA
    Ecol Lett 17:380-7. 2014
    ..By incorporating naturally occurring variation in seed and seedling dynamics, our results present a rigorous test of bet hedging theory within the relevant environmental context. ..
  12. pmc Sources and sinks of diversification and conservation priorities for the Mexican tropical dry forest
    Judith X Becerra
    Department of Biosphere 2, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3436. 2008
    ..Only a few areas have functioned as major engines of diversification. Long-term preservation of biodiversity may be promoted by incorporation of such knowledge in decision-making...
  13. ncbi request reprint Floral morphometrics and the evolution of sexual dimorphism in Lycium (Solanaceae)
    Jill S Miller
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Evolution 57:74-86. 2003
    ..We argue that investigations such as this one, that examine floral evolution from an explicitly phylogenetic perspective, provide new insights into the study of the evolution of floral sexual dimorphism...