Mathematical Biology/ Population Biology
Papers for Single Species Population Dynamics Project

Recent Matrix Papers

Visser, MD, et al. 2011. Strict mast fruiting for a tropical dipterocarp tree: a demographic cost–benefit analysis of delayed reproduction and seed predation. Journal of Ecology 99:1033-1044   Supporting Information

Special Feature Issue of Journal of Ecology 2010 ADVANCES IN PLANT DEMOGRAPHY USING MATRIX MODELS

Davison, R, et al. 2010. Demographic effects of extreme weather events on a short-lived calcareous grassland species: stochastic life table response experiments Journal of Ecology 98:255-267   Supporting Information

Carslake, D, S Townley, DJ Hodgson. 2009. Predicting the impact of stage-specific harvesting on population dynamics. Journal of Animal Ecology 78:1076-1085   Supporting Information

Beissinger, SR & MZ Peery. 2007. Reconstructing the historic demography of an endangered seabird. Ecology 88: 296-305 Additional data for leslie model Ecological Archives E088-018-A4

Holmes, EE, LW Fritz, AE York, K Sweeney. 2007. Age-structured modeling reveals long term declines in the natality of western Steller sea lions. Ecological Applications 17: 2214-2232 Additional data for leslie models

Rogers-Bennett, L, RT Leaf. 2006. Elasticity analyses of size-based red and white abalone matrix models: management and conservation. Ecological Applications 16: 213-224

Jenouvrier, S, C Barbraud, H Weimerskirch. 2005. Long-term contrasted responses to climate of two antarctic seabird species. Ecology 86: 2889-2903.

Mandujano, M, C Montana, M Franco, J Golubov, A Flores-Martinez. 2001. Integration of demographi annual variability in a clonal desert cactus. Ecology 82: 344-359 Additional data for transition matrices Ecological Archives E082-003-A1

Johnson, JB, JJ Zuniga-Vega. 2009. Differential mortality drives life-history evolution and population dynamics in the fish Brachyrhaphis rhabdophora. Ecology 90: 2243-2252.

Dudas, SE, JF Dower, BR Anholt. 2007. Invasion dynamics of the varnish clam (Nuttallia obscurata): a matrix demographic modeling approach. Ecology 88: 2084-2093. Additional data for transition matrices Ecological Archives E088-124-A1

Linares, C, DF Doak, R Coma, D Diaz, M Zabala. 2007. Life history and viability of a long-lived marine invertebrate: the octocoral Paramuricea clavata. Ecology 88: 918-928. Additional data for transition matrices Ecological Archives E088-057-A1

Estimating the Intrinsic Rate of Increase

Polymorphism in the Rotifer Asplanchna sieboldi: Biomass, Growth, and Reproductive Rate of the Saccate and Campanulate Morphotypes
John J. Gilbert Ecology > Vol. 57, No. 3 (May, 1976), pp. 542-551
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The Intrinsic Rate of Natural Increase of Tribolium Castaneum Herbst.
P. H. Leslie; Thomas Park Ecology > Vol. 30, No. 4 (Oct., 1949), pp. 469-477
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The Intrinsic Rate of Increase and the Overlap of Successive Generations in a Population of Guillemots (Uria aalge Pont.)
P. H. Leslie The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 35, No. 2 (Jun., 1966), pp. 291-301
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The Intrinsic Rate of Natural Increase and the Dominant Root of the Projection Matrix
N. Keyfitz Population Studies > Vol. 18, No. 3 (Mar., 1965), pp. 293-308
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Parameters for Seasonally Breeding Populations
Graeme Caughley Ecology > Vol. 48, No. 5 (Sep., 1967), pp. 834-839
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Vital Statistics of the Pacific Sardine (Sardinops Caerulea) and the Population Consequences
Garth I. Murphy Ecology > Vol. 48, No. 5 (Sep., 1967), pp. 731-736
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Delayed Sexual Maturity and Demographics of Blanding's Turtles (Emydoidea blandingii): Implications for Conservation and Management of Long-Lived Organisms
Justin D. Congdon; Arthur E. Dunham; R. C. Van Loben Sels Conservation Biology > Vol. 7, No. 4 (Dec., 1993), pp. 826-833
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Demography of the Striped Plateau Lizard, Sceloporus Virgatus
Marian B. Vinegar Ecology > Vol. 56, No. 1 (Winter, 1975), pp. 172-182
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Comparative Demography of Littorina rudis, L. Nigrolineata and L. Neritoides on Three Contrasted Shores in North Wales
Roger N. Hughes; Derek J. Roberts The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 50, No. 1 (Feb., 1981), pp. 251-268
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Sceloporus Undulatus: A Study of the Intraspecific Comparative Demography of a Lizard
Donald W. Tinkle; Royce E. Ballinger Ecology > Vol. 53, No. 4 (Jul., 1972), pp. 570-584
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The Influence of Age-Specific Survivorship on Pumpkinseed Sunfish Life Histories
Kirk A. Bertschy; Michael G. Fox Ecology > Vol. 80, No. 7 (Oct., 1999), pp. 2299-2313
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Population Dynamics of a Reintroduced Asiatic Wild Ass (Equus Hemionus) Herd
David Saltz; Daniel I. Rubenstein Ecological Applications > Vol. 5, No. 2 (May, 1995), pp. 327-335
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Matrix Methods

Population Growth Rates and Age Versus Stage-Distribution Models for Teasel (Dipsacus Sylvestris Huds.)
Patricia A. Werner; Hal Caswell Ecology, Vol. 58, No. 5. (Sep., 1977), pp. 1103-1111.
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Transient Dynamics of Populations with Age- and Size-Dependent Vital Rates
Richard Law; Michael T. Edley Ecology, Vol. 71, No. 5. (Oct., 1990), pp. 1863-1870.
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Diagnosing a Shorebird Local Population Decline with a Stage-Structured Population Model
Christine L. Hitchcock; Cheri Gratto-Trevor Ecology, Vol. 78, No. 2. (Mar., 1997), pp. 522-534.
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A Population Model of Astrocaryum Mexicanum and a Sensitivity Analysis of its Finite Rate of Increase
D. Pinero; M. Martinez-Ramos; J. Sarukhan Journal of Ecology, Vol. 72, No. 3. (Nov., 1984), pp. 977-991.
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Single Species Dynamics

Patterns of Dynamical Behaviour in Single-Species Populations
M. P. Hassell; J. H. Lawton; R. M. May The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 45, No. 2 (Jun., 1976), pp. 471-486
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Density-Dependence in Single-Species Populations
M. P. Hassell The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 44, No. 1 (Feb., 1975), pp. 283-295
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Population Dynamics of Exploited Fish Stocks at Low Population Levels
R. A. Myers; N. J. Barrowman; J. A. Hutchings; A. A. Rosenberg Science > New Series, Vol. 269, No. 5227 (Aug., 1995), pp. 1106-1108
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Complex Dynamics in Experimental Populations of an Annual Plant, Cardamine Pensylvanica
Elizabeth E. Crone; Douglas R. Taylor Ecology > Vol. 77, No. 1 (Jan., 1996), pp. 289-299
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Problems in Detecting Chaotic Behavior in Natural Populations by Fitting Simple Discrete Models
William F. Morris Ecology > Vol. 71, No. 5 (Oct., 1990), pp. 1849-1862
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Long-Term Dynamics of Small-Mammal Populations in Ontario
John M. Fryxell; J. Bruce Falls; E. Ann Falls; Ronald J. Brooks Ecology > Vol. 79, No. 1 (Jan., 1998), pp. 213-225
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Numerical Changes and Population Regulation in Young Migratory Trout Salmo trutta in a Lake District Stream, 1966-83
J. M. Elliott The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 53, No. 1 (Feb., 1984), pp. 327-350
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Reconstructing Endogenous Dynamics of a Laboratory Drosophila Population
P. Turchin The Journal of Animal Ecology > Vol. 60, No. 3 (Oct., 1991), pp. 1091-1098
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Dynamics of Single-Species Population Growth: Stability or Chaos?
Laurence D. Mueller; Francisco J. Ayala Ecology > Vol. 62, No. 5 (Oct., 1981), pp. 1148-1154
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