Justin D Yeakel

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The isotopic ecology of African mole rats informs hypotheses on the evolution of human diet
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1723-30. 2007
  2. pmc Cooperation and individuality among man-eating lions
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:19040-3. 2009
  3. pmc The impact of climate change on the structure of Pleistocene food webs across the mammoth steppe
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130239. 2013
  4. pmc Probabilistic patterns of interaction: the effects of link-strength variability on food web structure
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    J R Soc Interface 9:3219-28. 2012
  5. pmc Merging resource availability with isotope mixing models: the role of neutral interaction assumptions
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22015. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Functional morphology, stable isotopes, and human evolution: a model of consilience
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, California, 95064
    Evolution 68:190-203. 2014

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The isotopic ecology of African mole rats informs hypotheses on the evolution of human diet
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1723-30. 2007
    ..recovered from hominin-bearing deposits. These values overlap those reported for A. africanus and P. robustus and we conclude that the USO hypothesis for hominin diets retains certain plausibility...
  2. pmc Cooperation and individuality among man-eating lions
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:19040-3. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc The impact of climate change on the structure of Pleistocene food webs across the mammoth steppe
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130239. 2013
    ..We suggest that this difference in modularity may have been driven by the geographical insularity of Beringian communities...
  4. pmc Probabilistic patterns of interaction: the effects of link-strength variability on food web structure
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    J R Soc Interface 9:3219-28. 2012
    ..We find that modularity is the consequence of strong link-strengths in both African systems, while nestedness is not significantly present in any of the three predator-prey networks...
  5. pmc Merging resource availability with isotope mixing models: the role of neutral interaction assumptions
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22015. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Functional morphology, stable isotopes, and human evolution: a model of consilience
    Justin D Yeakel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, California, 95064
    Evolution 68:190-203. 2014
    ..Our model predictions bring consilience to the noted disparity between functional interpretations of megadontia and microwear evidence, particularly with respect to Paranthropus boisei. ..