C David L Orme

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Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Are most species small? Not within species-level phylogenies
    C David L Orme
    Department of Biological Sciences, Imperial College, Silwood Park, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1279-87. 2002
  2. pmc Where do species' geographic ranges stop and why? Landscape impermeability and the Afrotropical avifauna
    Lynsey McInnes
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3063-70. 2009
  3. pmc Detecting shifts in diversity limits from molecular phylogenies: what can we know?
    Lynsey McInnes
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3294-302. 2011
  4. pmc How diversification rates and diversity limits combine to create large-scale species-area relationships
    Yael Kisel
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:2514-25. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple causes of high extinction risk in large mammal species
    Marcel Cardillo
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK
    Science 309:1239-41. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Global distribution and conservation of rare and threatened vertebrates
    Richard Grenyer
    Department of Biology, Gilmer Hall, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
    Nature 444:93-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Ecology predicts large-scale patterns of phylogenetic diversification in birds
    Albert B Phillimore
    Division of Biology and Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Am Nat 168:220-9. 2006
  8. pmc Spatial turnover in the global avifauna
    Kevin J Gaston
    Biodiversity and Macroecology Group, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1567-74. 2007
  9. pmc Colloquium paper: phylogenetic trees and the future of mammalian biodiversity
    T Jonathan Davies
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11556-63. 2008
  10. pmc Global patterns of geographic range size in birds
    C David L Orme
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Ascot, Berkshire, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 4:e208. 2006

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Publications11

  1. pmc Are most species small? Not within species-level phylogenies
    C David L Orme
    Department of Biological Sciences, Imperial College, Silwood Park, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1279-87. 2002
    ..We explore possible explanations for the inconsistency of our findings with macro-ecological patterns...
  2. pmc Where do species' geographic ranges stop and why? Landscape impermeability and the Afrotropical avifauna
    Lynsey McInnes
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3063-70. 2009
    ..Therefore, impermeability provides a simple measure for identifying regions, where continuing global change and human encroachment are likely to cause profound changes in regional diversity patterns...
  3. pmc Detecting shifts in diversity limits from molecular phylogenies: what can we know?
    Lynsey McInnes
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3294-302. 2011
    ..Applying our methods to existing phylogenies of mammals and angiosperms identifies intervals of elevated diversification in each...
  4. pmc How diversification rates and diversity limits combine to create large-scale species-area relationships
    Yael Kisel
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:2514-25. 2011
    ..We present new analyses using data on the distributions, ages and traits of mammalian species to illustrate these mechanisms; in doing so we provide an integrated perspective on the evolutionary processes shaping SARs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple causes of high extinction risk in large mammal species
    Marcel Cardillo
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK
    Science 309:1239-41. 2005
    ..Thus, the disadvantages of large size are greater than generally recognized, and future loss of large mammal biodiversity could be far more rapid than expected...
  6. ncbi request reprint Global distribution and conservation of rare and threatened vertebrates
    Richard Grenyer
    Department of Biology, Gilmer Hall, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
    Nature 444:93-6. 2006
    ..Instead, priority areas for biodiversity conservation must be based on high-resolution data from multiple taxa...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ecology predicts large-scale patterns of phylogenetic diversification in birds
    Albert B Phillimore
    Division of Biology and Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Am Nat 168:220-9. 2006
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that large-scale patterns in avian diversification can be explained by variation in intrinsic biology...
  8. pmc Spatial turnover in the global avifauna
    Kevin J Gaston
    Biodiversity and Macroecology Group, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1567-74. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Colloquium paper: phylogenetic trees and the future of mammalian biodiversity
    T Jonathan Davies
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, 735 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11556-63. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Global patterns of geographic range size in birds
    C David L Orme
    Division of Biology, Imperial College London, Ascot, Berkshire, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 4:e208. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Biogeographical basis of recent phenotypic divergence among birds: a global study of subspecies richness
    Albert B Phillimore
    Division of Biology and Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Evolution 61:942-57. 2007
    ..Overall, we demonstrate that biogeographic models can explain about 30% of the global variation in subspecies richness in birds...