Publications

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Behm, J.E., Geurts, R. and Kiers, E.T. 2014. Parasponia: a novel system for mutualism stability. Trends in Plant Science, 19(12): 757-763. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tplants.2014.08.007

Behm, J.E. and Kiers, E.T. 2014. A phenotypic plasticity framework for assessing intraspecific variation in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal traits. Journal of Ecology, 102(2): 315-327. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12194

Engelmoer, D.J.P., Behm, J.E., Kiers, E.T. 2014. Intense competition between arbuscular mycorrhizal mutualists in an in vitro root microbiome negatively affects total fungal abundance. Molecular Ecology,  23(6): 1584-1593.  doi: 10.1111/mec.12451

Behm J.E., Yang X, Chen J. 2013. Slipping through the Cracks: Rubber Plantation Is Unsuitable Breeding Habitat for Frogs in Xishuangbanna, China. PLoS ONE 8(9): e73688. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073688

Behm, J.E., Edmonds, D. A.*, Harmon, J.P., and  Ives, A.R. 2013. Multilevel statistical models and the analysis of experimental data.  Ecology. 94(7): 1479-1486.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/12-2005.1

Gilman, R. T. and Behm, J.E. 2011.  Hybridization, species collapse, and species reemergence after disturbance to premating mechanisms of reproductive isolation.  Evolution.  65: 2592-2605.   doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01320.x                (see media coverage here and here)

Quan R-C, Ren, G., Behm, J.E., Wang, L., Huang, Y., Long, Y., and Zhu, J. 2011. Why Does Rhinopithecus bieti Prefer the Highest Elevation Range in Winter? A Test of the Sunshine Hypothesis. PLoS ONE 6(9): e24449.

Behm, J.E., Ives, A. R., and Boughman, J. W. 2010. Breakdown in postmating isolation and the collapse of a species pair through hybridization. American Naturalist. 175:11-26. doi: 10.1086/648559

Drake, D.L., Hagerty, M.A., Behm, J.E., Goldenberg S.J., and Spotila, J.R..  2003.  Marine turtle nesting activity at Playa Naranjo Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica for the 1998-99 season.  Chelonian Conservation and Biology.  4(3): 675-678.  link

Natural History Notes and Field Guides

Behm, J.E., and Fu, W. K. V.*  2013. Field guide to the frogs of the Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic Garden.  Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic Garden Education Center Publication. Book description (in Chinese).

Behm, J.E., Knaebe*, B. E. , Fu*, V. W. K., and Edmonds*, D. A.. 2012. Polypedates leucomystax (Java Whipping Frog) communal nesting.  Herpetological Review 42(4): 587-588.

Edmonds, D. A.* and Behm, J.E.  2012. Raorchestes menglaensis (Mengla small treefrog) coloration. Herpetological Review. 43(1): 125.

Edmonds, D. A.* and Behm, J.E. 2012.  Raorchestes menglaensis (Mengla small treefrog) geographic distribution.  Herpetological Review.  43(1):125-126.

Drake, D.L., Behm, J.E., Goldenberg, S.J. and Hagerty, M.A.  2001. Lepidochelys olivacea (olive ridley sea turtle) predation.  Herpetological Review, 32:104.