Publications

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In review/revision.

Cadotte, M.W. and Tucker, C.M. Difficult decisions: addressing non-congruence in taxonomic, phylogenetic and functional measures for site priority. Biological Conservation. In revision.

Caroline M. Tucker, T. Jonathan Davies, Marc W. Cadotte, and William D. Pearse. On the relationship between phylogenetic diversity and trait diversity. In revision.

Caroline M. Tucker, François Vasseur, Etienne Baron, Marianne Gerard, Elena Kazakou, Kevin Sartori, Denis Vile, Cyrille Violle. The scaling of plant variation: comparing evolutionary constraints on trait relationships across taxonomic scales. In review.

Matthias Grenié, David Mouillot, Sébastien Villéger, Pierre Denelle, Valeriano Parravicini, Caroline M. Tucker, François Munoz, Cyrille Violle. Worldwide functional rarity of coral reef fishes: a new currency for conservation strategies. In review.

Florent Mazel, Matthew W. Pennell, Marc Cadotte, Sandra Diaz, Giulio Valentino Dalla Riva, Richard Grenyer, Fabien Leprieur, Arne O. Mooers, David Mouillot, Caroline M. Tucker, and William Pearse. Is phylogenetic diversity a surrogate for functional richness across clades and space? In review.

Peer-reviewed articles

Matthias Grenié, Pierre Denelle, C.M. Tucker, François Munoz, and Cyrille Violle. funrar: an R package to characterize functional rarity. Diversity and Distributions. 00:1–7. https://doi.org/10.1111/ddi.12629.

François Munoz, Adrien Taudière, Fabien Laroche, Matthias Grenié, Pierre Denelle, Caroline M. Tucker and Cyrille Violle. 2017. Lottery: Coalescent-based simulation of ecological communities. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. In press. 

Cadotte, M.W., Tucker, C.M. 2017. Should environmental filtering be abandoned? Trends in Ecology and Evolution, Online Early.

Freschet, G. T., O. J. Valverde Barrantes, C. M. Tucker, J. M. Craine, L. M. McCormack, C. Violle, F. Fort, C. B. Blackwood, K. R. Urban Mead, and C. M. Iversen. 2017. Climate, soil and plant functional types as drivers of global fine root trait variation. Journal of Ecology.

Tucker, C.M., Florent Mazel, Tucker, C.M. Cadotte, M.W., Silvia B. Carvalho, Jonathan Davies, Simon Ferrier, Susanne A. Fritz, Rich Grenyer, Matthew R. Helmus, Lanna S. Jin, Arne O. Mooers, Sandrine Pavoine, Oliver Purschke, David W. Redding, Dan. F. Rosauer, Marten Winter. 2016.  The Forest, the Trees, and the Phylo-diversity Jungle. bioRxiv. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/063461

Tucker, C.M., , Marc W. Cadotte,  Silvia B. Carvalho,  Jonathan Davies,  Simon Ferrier,  Susanne A. Fritz,  Rich Grenyer,  Matthew R. Helmus,  Lanna S. Jin,  Arne O. Mooers,  Sandrine Pavoine,  Oliver Purschke,  David W. Redding,  Dan. F. Rosauer,  Marten Winter,  Florent Mazel. 2017. A guide to phylogenetic metrics for conservation, community ecology and macroecology. Biological Reviews. 92(2). DOI: 10.1111/brv.12252

Tucker, C.M., Shoemaker, L., Nemergut, D., Davies, K., Melbourne, B.A. 2016.  Differentiating between niche and neutral assembly in metacommunities using null models of beta-diversity. 125(6). Oikos. DOI:10.1111/oik.02803

William D. Pearse; Marc Cadotte; Jeannine Cavender-Bares; Anthony R. Ives; Caroline M. Tucker; Steve Walker; Matthew R. Helmus. 2015. pez: Phylogenetics for the Environmental Sciences. Bioinformatics. 31(17). doi:10.1093/bioinformatics/btv277.

Jeganmohan,S., Tucker. C.M., and Cadotte, MW. 2014. Colonization rates in a metacommunity altered by competition. PLoS ONE (2). e88344

Tucker, C.M. and Fukami,T. 2014. Environmental variability counteracts priority effects to facilitate species coexistence: evidence from nectar microbes. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 28(1778). DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.2637.

Tucker, C.M. and Cadotte, M.W. 2013. Unifying measures of biodiversity: understanding when richness and phylogenetic diversity should be congruent. Diversity and Distributions. 19(7). DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12087.

Tucker, C.M. and Cadotte, M.W. 2013. Fire variability, not frequency explains species coexistence in a fire-dominated system. Journal of Applied Ecology. 50(3). DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12073

Abrams, P., Tucker, C.M., Gilbert, B. 2012. Evolution of the storage effect. Evolution. 67(2): 315–327. doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01756.x

Tucker, C.M., Rebelo, A.G., Davies, J.D., Cadottte, M.W. 2012. Linking richness to geographical and evolutionary rarity in a biodiversity hotspot. Conservation Biology. 26(4). Featured on cover. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2012.01845.x

Tucker, C.M., Rebelo, A.G.., Manne, L.L. 2011. How disturbance affects the distribution and abundance of species in a fire-adapted system. Ecography. 35(4). p348-355. DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2011.06948.x

Tucker, C.M. and Avila-Sakar. 2010. Ontogenetic changes in tolerance to herbivory in Arabidopsis. Oecologia.164(4). DOI 10.1007/s00442-010-1738-6