David M Post

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Getting to the fat of the matter: models, methods and assumptions for dealing with lipids in stable isotope analyses
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8105, USA
    Oecologia 152:179-89. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Testing the productive-space hypothesis: rational and power
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8105, USA
    Oecologia 153:973-84. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraspecific variation in a predator affects community structure and cascading trophic interactions
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 89:2019-32. 2008
  4. pmc Eco-evolutionary feedbacks in community and ecosystem ecology: interactions between the ecological theatre and the evolutionary play
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1629-40. 2009
  5. pmc A cascade of evolutionary change alters consumer-resource dynamics and ecosystem function
    Matthew R Walsh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3184-92. 2012
  6. pmc Interpopulation variation in a fish predator drives evolutionary divergence in prey in lakes
    Matthew R Walsh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2628-37. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Experimental evidence that phenotypic divergence in predators drives community divergence in prey
    Eric P Palkovacs
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 90:300-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint An experimental disturbance alters fish size structure but not food chain length in streams
    Annika W Walters
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 89:3261-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Independent evolutionary origins of landlocked alewife populations and rapid parallel evolution of phenotypic traits
    Eric P Palkovacs
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:582-97. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint How low can you go? Impacts of a low-flow disturbance on aquatic insect communities
    Annika W Walters
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:163-74. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Getting to the fat of the matter: models, methods and assumptions for dealing with lipids in stable isotope analyses
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8105, USA
    Oecologia 152:179-89. 2007
    ..Both direct lipid extraction and mathematical normalization reduce biases in delta(13)C, but mathematical normalization simplifies sample preparation and better preserves the integrity of samples for delta(15)N analysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Testing the productive-space hypothesis: rational and power
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8105, USA
    Oecologia 153:973-84. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraspecific variation in a predator affects community structure and cascading trophic interactions
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 89:2019-32. 2008
    ..Our results demonstrate that intraspecific phenotypic variation of predators can regulate community structure and ecosystem processes by modifying the form and strength of complex trophic interactions...
  4. pmc Eco-evolutionary feedbacks in community and ecosystem ecology: interactions between the ecological theatre and the evolutionary play
    David M Post
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1629-40. 2009
    ..The alewife-zooplankton system provides the most complete evidence for eco-evolutionary feedbacks, but other systems highlight the potential for eco-evolutionary feedbacks in a wide variety of natural systems...
  5. pmc A cascade of evolutionary change alters consumer-resource dynamics and ecosystem function
    Matthew R Walsh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3184-92. 2012
    ..These experimental results parallel trends observed in lakes. Such results argue that a cascade of evolutionary change, which has occurred over contemporary timescales, alters community and ecosystem processes...
  6. pmc Interpopulation variation in a fish predator drives evolutionary divergence in prey in lakes
    Matthew R Walsh
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2628-37. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Experimental evidence that phenotypic divergence in predators drives community divergence in prey
    Eric P Palkovacs
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 90:300-5. 2009
    ..This study provides direct evidence that phenotypic divergence in predators, even in its early stages, can play a critical role in determining prey community structure...
  8. ncbi request reprint An experimental disturbance alters fish size structure but not food chain length in streams
    Annika W Walters
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 89:3261-7. 2008
    ..The theoretical predictions of disturbance on food chain length are only likely to be seen in homogeneous systems that closely approximate the linear food chains the models are based upon...
  9. doi request reprint Independent evolutionary origins of landlocked alewife populations and rapid parallel evolution of phenotypic traits
    Eric P Palkovacs
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, 165 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8106, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:582-97. 2008
    ..Estimates of evolutionary rates (in haldanes) indicate rapid evolution of foraging traits, possibly in response to changes in available resources...
  10. ncbi request reprint How low can you go? Impacts of a low-flow disturbance on aquatic insect communities
    Annika W Walters
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:163-74. 2011
    ..The experimental water withdrawal did not increase water temperature or decrease water quality, and some wetted habitat was always maintained, which likely prevented more severe impacts on aquatic insect communities...
  11. doi request reprint Consumer interaction strength may limit the diversifying effect of intraspecific competition: a test in alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus)
    Andrew W Jones
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am Nat 181:815-26. 2013
    ..Our results also indicate that further consideration of the strength of species interactions (and the consumer traits that underlie them) would improve our understanding of the link between intraspecific competition and variation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Can stable isotope ratios provide for community-wide measures of trophic structure?
    Craig A Layman
    Marine Science Program, Department of Biological Sciences, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    Ecology 88:42-8. 2007
    ..Building from extensive applications of stable isotope ratios by ecologists, the community-wide metrics may provide a new perspective on food web structure, function, and dynamics...