Monday, March 31, 2008

Recent literature

In my continuing attempt to catch up on recent literature on tropical dry forests and savannas

Oswalt, Sonja N., Thomas J. Brandeis, Christopher W. Woodall. 2008. Contribution of Dead Wood to Biomass and Carbon Stocks in the Caribbean: St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Biotropica 40(1):20–27 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00343.x

Bellairs, Sean M., Donald C. Franklin, Nicholas J. Hogarth. 2008. A Tropical, Gregariously Semelparous Bamboo Shows No Seed Dormancy. Biotropica 40(1) :28–31 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00336.x

Keuroghlian, Alexine, Donald P. Eaton. 2008. Fruit Availability and Peccary Frugivory in an Isolated Atlantic Forest Fragment: Effects on Peccary Ranging Behavior and Habitat Use. Biotropica 40(1) :62–70 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00351.x

Maffei, Leonardo, Andrew J. Noss. 2008. How Small is too Small? Camera Trap Survey Areas and Density Estimates for Ocelots in the Bolivian Chaco . Biotropica 40(1) :71–75 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00341.x

Martins, Eduardo Guimarães, Márcio Silva Araújo, Vinícius Bonato, Sérgio Furtado dos Reis. 2008. Sex and Season Affect Individual-Level Diet Variation in the Neotropical Marsupial Gracilinanus microtarsus (Didelphidae). Biotropica 40(1) :132–135 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00319.x

Casandra Reyes-García, Howard Griffiths, Emmanuel Rincón, Pilar Huante. 2008. Niche Differentiation in Tank and Atmospheric Epiphytic Bromeliads of a Seasonally Dry Forest
Biotropica 40(2) :168–175 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00359.x

Philip D. Round, George A. Gale (2008) Changes in the Status of Lophura Pheasants in Khao Yai National Park, Thailand: A Response to Warming Climate?
Biotropica 40(2) :225–230 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00363.x

Reuber A. Brandão, Alexandre F. B. Araújo (2008) Changes in Anuran Species Richness and Abundance Resulting from Hydroelectric Dam Flooding in Central Brazil
Biotropica 40(2) :263–266 doi:10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00356.x


Anonymous said...

Nice work with the reading of so many words! I'm in the same boat. So many words about forest, so little time! If you ever have any forest news articles you'd like o share with my readers let me know....

Anonymous said...

Well my longer comment just got deleted? I was saying nice work with all the reading of forest words. I'm in the same boat with too many forest words! But if you ever have forest news I could include in my newsletter please send it to me!

Ian said...

I think I got both of your comments. And thanks very much - I may take you up on your offer...