Walter Jetz

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The global diversity of birds in space and time
    W Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Nature 491:444-8. 2012
  2. pmc Global gradients in vertebrate diversity predicted by historical area-productivity dynamics and contemporary environment
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    PLoS Biol 10:e1001292. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Integrating biodiversity distribution knowledge: toward a global map of life
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 27:151-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Phenotypic population divergence in terrestrial vertebrates at macro scales
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:1137-46. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Environmental uncertainty and the global biogeography of cooperative breeding in birds
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Biol 21:72-8. 2011
  6. pmc Phylogenetic conservatism of environmental niches in mammals
    Natalie Cooper
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2384-91. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Spatial scaling of functional structure in bird and mammal assemblages
    Jonathan Belmaker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 181:464-78. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Tracking of climatic niche boundaries under recent climate change
    Frank A La Sorte
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    J Anim Ecol 81:914-25. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Regional pools and environmental controls of vertebrate richness
    Jonathan Belmaker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 179:512-23. 2012
  10. pmc Projected range contractions of montane biodiversity under global warming
    Frank A La Sorte
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:3401-10. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The global diversity of birds in space and time
    W Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Nature 491:444-8. 2012
    ..Overall, whereas constituent clades may exhibit slowdowns, the adaptive zone into which modern birds have diversified since the Cretaceous may still offer opportunities for diversification...
  2. pmc Global gradients in vertebrate diversity predicted by historical area-productivity dynamics and contemporary environment
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    PLoS Biol 10:e1001292. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Integrating biodiversity distribution knowledge: toward a global map of life
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 27:151-9. 2012
    ..First milestones toward such an infrastructure have now been implemented...
  4. doi request reprint Phenotypic population divergence in terrestrial vertebrates at macro scales
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:1137-46. 2009
    ..Increased availability of phylogeographical and ecological data should facilitate further understanding of population divergence drivers at broad scales...
  5. doi request reprint Environmental uncertainty and the global biogeography of cooperative breeding in birds
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Biol 21:72-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Phylogenetic conservatism of environmental niches in mammals
    Natalie Cooper
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2384-91. 2011
    ..These results have implications for our understanding of the role of niche conservatism in species richness patterns and for gauging the potential for species to adapt to global change...
  7. doi request reprint Spatial scaling of functional structure in bird and mammal assemblages
    Jonathan Belmaker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 181:464-78. 2013
    ..Thus, by conceptualizing ecological pools, we demonstrate that functional structure is jointly determined by processes causing both low and high functional differences between scales and are able to quantify their relative importance...
  8. doi request reprint Tracking of climatic niche boundaries under recent climate change
    Frank A La Sorte
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    J Anim Ecol 81:914-25. 2012
    ..Conservation strategies in particular will benefit through identifying and maintaining dispersal corridors that accommodate diverging dispersal strategies and timetables...
  9. doi request reprint Regional pools and environmental controls of vertebrate richness
    Jonathan Belmaker
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am Nat 179:512-23. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Projected range contractions of montane biodiversity under global warming
    Frank A La Sorte
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:3401-10. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Unravelling the structure of species extinction risk for predictive conservation science
    Tien Ming Lee
    Ecology, Behavior and Evolution Section, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0116, La Jolla, CA 92093 0116, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:1329-38. 2011
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint The scaling of animal space use
    Walter Jetz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544 1003, USA
    Science 306:266-8. 2004
    ..In large mammals, over 90% of available resources may be lost to neighbors. Our model offers a general framework to understand animal space use and sociality...