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Tropical Ecology and Conservation

MonteverdeWheelwright, N.T., and N.M. Nadkarni (editors). 2014. "Monteverde: ecología y conservación de un bosque nuboso tropical." Bowdoin Scholars' Bookshelf. Book 3. 862 pp. 

Wheelwright, N.T., J.P. Sinclair, C. Hochwender, and F.J. Janzen. 2012. Leaf size in a dioecious tropical tree, Ocotea tenera (Lauraceae): sexual dimorphism, age effects, and heritability. American Journal of Botany 99: 1-6.  PDF

Anchukaitis, K.J., M.N. Evans, N.T. Wheelwright, and D.P. Schrag. 2008. Stable isotope chronology and climate signal calibration in neotropical montane cloud forest trees. Journal of Geophysical Research. 113: G03030, doi:10.1029/2007JG000613. pdf

Wheelwright, N.T. 2005. Conservation successes in the shadow of the Golden Toad. P. 150 in S. Brennan and J. Withgott, Environment: The Science Behind the Stories. Benjamin Cummings Publishing, San Francisco. pdf

Wheelwright, N.T., and B.A. Logan. 2004. Previous-year reproduction reduces photosynthetic capacity and slows lifetime growth in females of a neotropical tree. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 101: 8051-8055. pdf

Tropical Ecology and Conservation

Nadkarni, N.M., and N.T. Wheelwright (editors). 2000. "Monteverde: Ecology and Conservation of a Tropical Cloud Forest." Oxford University Press. 573pp. (also: Bowdoin Scholars' Bookshelf. Book 1.  http://digitalcommons.bowdoin.edu/scholars-bookshelf/1)

Wheelwright, N.T. La conservación requiere investigación básica. Ecología en Bolivia 35: 1-2. pdf

Orians, C.M. and N.T. Wheelwright. 1997. Thinking globally, team-working globally. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 12: 1-3.

Gibson, J.P., and N.T. Wheelwright. 1996. Mating system dynamics of Ocotea tenera (Lauraceae), a gynodioecious tropical tree. American Journal of Botany 83: 890-894. pdf

Tropical Ecology and ConservationWheelwright, N.T., J.M. Dangerfield, M. Flyman, and M. Tjibae. 1996. Strengthening biological theory in wildlife research and management: a case study for Botswana. South African Journal of Science 92: 1-5. pdf

Gibson, J.P., and N.T. Wheelwright. 1995. Genetic structure in a population of a tropical tree, Ocotea tenera (Lauraceae): influence of avian seed dispersal. Oecologia 103: 49-54. pdf

Wheelwright, N.T. 1993. Fruit size in a tropical tree species: variation, preference by birds, and heritability. Vegetatio 107/108: 163-174, and in Fleming, T.H., and A. Estrada (eds.), Frugivory and Seed Dispersal: Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht. pdf

Mazer, S.J., and N.T. Wheelwright. 1993. Fruit size and shape: allometry at different taxonomic levels in bird-dispersed plants. Evolutionary Ecology 7: 556-575. pdf

Wheelwright, N.T., and A. Bruneau. 1992. Population sex ratios and spatial distribution of Ocotea tenera (Lauraceae) trees in a tropical forest. Journal of Ecology 80: 425-432. pdf

Wheelwright, N.T. 1990. Environmental effects of war in Nicaragua. International Association for Ecology Newsletter 20: 1, 3. pdf