2017 Publications

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Butler, E.E., A. Datta, H. Flores-Moreno, M. Chen, K.R. Wythers, F. Fazayeli, A. Banerjee, O.K. Atkin, J. Kattge, B. Amiaud, B. Blonder, G. Boenisch, B. Bond-Lamberty, K.A. Brown, C. Byun, G. Campetella, B.E.L. Cerabolini, J.H.C. Cornelissen, J.M. Craine, D. Craven, F.T. de Vries, S. Díaz, T.F. Domingues, E. Forey, A. González-Melo, N. Gross, W. Han, W.N. Hattingh, T. Hickler, S. Jansen, K. Kramer, N.J.B. Kraft, H. Kurokawa, D.C. Laughlin, P. Meir, V. Minden, Ü. Niinemets, Y. Onoda, J. Peñuelas, Q. Read, L. Sack, B. Schamp, N.A. Soudzilovskaia, M.J. Spasojevic, E. Sosinski, P.E. Thornton, F. Valladares, P.M. van Bodegom, M. Williams, C. Wirth, P.B. Reich. 2017. Mapping local and global variability in plant trait distributions. Proceddings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi:10.1073/pnas.1708984114

Clark, D. A., Asao, S., Fisher, R., Reed, S., Reich, P. B., Ryan, M. G., Wood, T. E., Yang, X. 2017.  Field data to benchmark the carbon-cycle models for tropical forests, Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2017-169

Delgado-Baquerizo, M., D. J. Eldridge, F.T. Maestre, S. B. Karunaratne, P. Trivedi, P. B. Reich, B. K. Singh. 2017. Climate legacies drive global soil carbon stocks in terrestrial ecosystems. (.pdf) Science Advances 3: e1602008

Delgado-Baquerizo M., Reich P.B., Khachane A.N., Campbell C.D., Thomas N., Freitag T.E., Abu Al-Soud W., Sorensen S., Bardgett R.D., Singh B.K. 2017. It is elemental: soil nutrient stoichiometry drives bacterial diversity. Environmental Microbiology 19(3): 1176-1188.

Dering, M., P. Kosiński, T.P. Wyka, E. Pers–Kamczyc, A. Boratyński, K. Boratyńska, P.B. Reich, A. Romo, M. Zadworny, R. Żytkowiak, J. Oleksyn. 2017. Tertiary remnants and Holocene colonizers: Genetic structure and phylogeography of Scots pine reveal higher genetic diversity in young boreal than in relict Mediterranean populations and a dual colonization of Fennoscandia. (.pdf) Diversity and Distributions 1–16. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12546

Drake, J.E., A. Vårhammar, D. Kumarathunge, B.E. Medlyn, S. Pfautsch, P.B. Reich, D.T. Tissue, O Ghannoum, M.G. Tjoelker. 2017. A common thermal niche among geographically diverse populations of the widely distributed tree species Eucalyptus tereticornis: no evidence for adaptation to climate of origin. Global Change Biology 00:1-14. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13771

Ellsworth, D.S., I.C. Anderson, K.Y. Crous, J. Cooke, J.E. Drake, A.N. Gherlenda, T.E. Gimeno, C.A. Macdonald, B.E. Medlyn, J.R. Powell, M.G. Tjoelker and P.B. Reich. 2017. Elevated CO2 does not increase eucalypt forest productivity on a low-phosphorus soil. (.pdf) Nature Climate Change DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE3235

Fernandez, C.W., Nguyen N.H., Stefanski A., Han Y., Hobbie S.E., Montgomery R.A., Reich P.B., Kennedy P.G. 2017. Ectomycorrhizal fungal response to warming is linked to poor host performance at the boreal-temperate ecotone. Global Change Biology 23(4):1598-1609.

Frelich, L.E.,  P.B. Reich, D.W.  Peterson. 2017. The changing role of fire in mediating the relationships among oaks, grasslands, mesic temperate forests, and boreal forests in the Lake States. (.pdf) Journal of Sustainable Forestry http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10549811.2017.1296777

Freschet, G., O.J. Valverde-Barrantes, C.M. Tucker, J.M. Craine, M.L. McCormack, C. Violle, F. Fort, C.B. Blackwood, K.R. Urban-Mead, C.M. Iversen, A. Bonis, L.H. Comas, J.H.C. Cornelissen, M. Dong, D. Guo, S.E. Hobbie, R.J. Holdaway, S.W. Kembel, N. Makita, V.G. Onipchenko, C. Picon-Cochard, P.B. Reich, E.G. de la Riva, S.W. Smith, N.A. Soudzilovskaia, M.G. Tjoelker, D.A. Wardle, C. Roumet. 2017. Climate, soil and plant functional types as drivers of global fine-root trait variation. Journal of Ecology doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12769

Ghimire, B., W. J. Riley, C. D. Koven, J. Kattge, A. Rogers, P. B. Reich, I. J. Wright. 2017. A global trait-based approach to estimate leaf nitrogen functional allocation from observations. Ecological Applications DOI: 10.1002/eap.1542

Grossman, J., J. Cavender-Bares, S. Hobbie, PB Reich, R. Montgomery. 2017. Species richness and traits predict overyielding in stem growth in an early successional tree diversity experiment. Ecology doi: 10.1002/ecy.1958 (in press)

Guerrero-Ramirez, N.R., D. Craven, P.B. Reich, J.J. Ewel, F. Isbell, J. Koricheva,  J.A. Parrotta, H. Auge, H.E. Erickson, D.I. Forrester, A. Hector, J. Joshi, F. Montagnini, C. Palmborg, D. Piotto, C. Potvin, C. Roscher, J. van Ruijven, D. Tilman, B. Wilsey, N. Eisenhauer.  2017. Temporal divergence of ecosystem functioning among plant diversity levels in grassland and forest experimental ecosystems. Nature Ecol and Evol (in press).

Hungate, B.A., E. B. Barbier, A. W. Ando, S. P. Marks, P. B. Reich, N. van Gestel, D. Tilman, J. M. H. Knops, D. U. Hooper, B. J. Butterfield, B. J. Cardinale. 2017. The economic value of grassland species for carbon storage. (.pdf) Science Advances 3: e1601880

Huntingford, C., Atkin, O.K., Martinez-de la Torre, A., Mercado, L.M., Heskel, M.A., Harper, A.B., Bloomfield, K.J., O’Sullivan, O.S., Reich, P.B., Wythers, K.R., Butler, E.E., Chen, M., Griffin, K.L., Meir, P., Tjoelker, M.G., Turnbull, M.H., Sitch, S., Wiltshire, A. and Malhi, Y. 2017. Implications of improved representations of plant respiration in a changing climate. Nature Communications. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-01774-z

Jankowski, A., T. Wyka, R. Żytkowiak, B. Nihlgård, P.B. Reich, J. Oleksyn. 2017. Cold adaptation drives variability in needle structure and anatomy in Pinus sylvestris L. along a 1900 km temperate-boreal transect. Functional Ecology doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.12946 (in press)

Jewell, M.D., Shipley B., Low-Decarie E., Tobner C.M., Paquette A., Messier C., Reich P.B. 2017. Partitioning the effect of composition and diversity of tree communities on leaf litter decomposition and soil respiration. Oikos 126(7):959-971.

Jogiste, K., H. Korjus, J.A. Stanturf, L.E. Frelich, E. Baders, J. Donis, A. Jansons, A. KangurR, K. Keoster, D. Laarmann, T. Maaten, V. Marozas, M. Metslaid, K. Nigul, O. Polyachenko, T. Randveer, F. Vodde. 2017.  Hemiboreal forest: natural disturbances and the importance of ecosystem legacies to management. (.pdf) Ecosphere 8(2)

Khlifa R, A Paquette, C Messier, PB Reich, A Monson. 2017. Do temperate tree species diversity and identity influence soil microbial community function and composition?  Ecology and Evolution 00:1-10. doi: 10.1002/ece3.3313 

Lee, M.R., Bernhardt E.S., van Bodegom P.M., Cornelissen J.H.C., Kattge J., Laughlin D.C., Niinemets U., Penuelas J., Reich P.B., Yguel B., Wright J.P. 2017. Invasive species' leaf traits and dissimilarity from natives shape their impact on nitrogen cycling: a meta-analysis. New Phytologist 213(1): 128-139.

Liu, H., Z Mi, L Lin, Y Wang, Z Zhang, et al. 2017. Shifting plant species composition in response to climate change stabilizes grassland primary production. PNAS  (in press)

Lu, X.J., Wang Y.P., Wright I.J., Reich P.B., Shi Z., Dai Y.J. 2017. Incorporation of plant traits in a land surface model helps explain the global biogeographical distribution of major forest functional types. Global Ecology and Biogeography 26(3):304-317.

McCormack, M.L., D. Guo, C.M. Iversen, W. Chen, D.M. Eissenstat, C.W. Fernandez, L. Li, C. Ma, Z. Ma, H. Poorter, P.B. Reich, M. Zadworny, A. Zanne. 2017. Building a better foundation: improving root-trait measurements to understand and model plant and ecosystem processes. (.pdf) New Phytologist 

O'Sullivan, O.S., Heskel M.A., Reich P.B., Tjoelker M.G., Weerasinghe L.K., Penillard A., Zhu L..L, Egerton J.J.G., Bloomfield K.J., Creek D., Bahar N.H.A., Griffin K.L., Hurry V., Meir P., Turnbull M.H., Atkin O.K. 2017. Thermal limits of leaf metabolism across biomes. (.pdf) Global Change Biology 23(1):209-223. 

Pierce S, Negreiros D, Cerabolini BEL, Kattge J, Diaz S, Kleyer M, Shipley B, Wright SJ, Soudzilovskaia NA, Onipchenko VG, van Bodegom PM, Frenette-Dussault C, Weiher E, Pinho BX, Cornelissen JHC, Grime JP, Thompson K, Hunt R, Wilson PJ, Buffa G, Nyakunga OC, Reich PB, Caccianiga M, Mangili F, Ceriani RM, Luzzaro A, Brusa G, Siefert A, Barbosa NPU, Chapin FS, Cornwell WK, Fang JY, Fernandes GW, Garnier E, Le Stradic S, Penuelas J, Melo FPL, Slaviero A, Tabarelli M, Tampucci D. 2017. A global method for calculating plant CSR ecological strategies applied across biomes world-wide. Functional Ecology 31(2):444-457.

Putnam, R.C. and P.B. Reich. 2017. Climate and competition affect growth and survival of transplanted sugar maple seedlings along a 1700-km gradient. (.pdf) Ecological Monographs  87(1):130–157.

Reich, P.B., H. Flores. 2017. Peeking beneath the hood of the leaf economics spectrum. (.pdf) New Phytologist 214: 1395–1397.

Seabloom, E.W., L. Kinkel, E.T. Borer, Y. Hautier, R.A. Montgomery, D. Tilman. 2017. Food webs obscure the strength of plant diversity effects on primary productivity. (.pdf) Ecology Letters doi: 10.1111/ele.12754

Scafaro, AP, Xiang S, Long BM, Bahar NHA, Weerasinghe LK, Creek D, Evans JR, Reich PB, Atkin OK. 2017. Strong thermal acclimation of photosynthesis in tropical and temperate wet-forest tree species: the importance of altered Rubisco content. Global Change Biology 23(7): 2783-2800.

Schwarz, B., A.D. Barnes, M.P. Thakur, U. Brose, M. Ciobanu, P.B. Reich, R. L. Rich, B. Rosenbaum, A. Stefanski, N. Eisenhauer. 2017. Warming alters energetic structure and function but not resilience of soil food webs.  Nature Climate Change https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-017-0002-z

Terrer, C., S. Vicca, B.A. Hungate, R.P. Phillips, P.B. Reich, O. Franklin, B.D. Stocker, J.B. Fisher, I.C. Prentice. 2017. Response to Comment on "Mycorrhizal association as a primary control of the CO2 fertilization effect. Science 355(6323):358.

Terrer, C., S. Vicca, B.D. Stocker, B.A. Hungate, R.P. Phillips, P.B. Reich, A.C. Finzi, I C. Prentice. 2017. Ecosystem responses to elevated CO2 governed by plant–soil interactions and the cost of nitrogen acquisition. New Phytologist doi: 10.1111/nph.14872

Tu, Q., Z. He, L. Wu, K. Xue, G. Xie, P. Chain, P.B. Reich, S.E. Hobbie, J. Zhou. 2017. Metagenomic reconstruction of nitrogen cycling pathways in a CO2-enriched grassland ecosystem. (.pdf) Soil Biology & Biochemistry 106: 99e108 

Wei, X., P.B. Reich, S.E. Hobbie, C.E. Kazanski. 2017. Disentangling species and functional group richness effects on soil N cycling in a grassland ecosystem. Global Change Biology DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13757 

Williams, L.J., A. Paquette, J. Cavender-Bares1, C. Messier, P.B. Reich. 2017. Spatial complementarity in tree crowns explains overyielding in species mixtures. (.pdf) Nature Ecology & Evolution. 1, 0063, DOI: 10.1038/s41559-016-0063

Yuan, Z.Y., F. Jiao,  X.R. Shi, J. Sardans, F.T. Maestre, M. Delgado-Baquerizo, P.B. Reich, J. Peñuelas. 2017. Experimental and observational studies find contrasting soil nutrient responses to climate change. (.pdf) elife 6: e23255.  doi:  10.7554/eLife.23255