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This article reviews literature and summarizes experiments to investigate the extent to which productivity of tropical montane rain forests is constrained by low nutrient supply. On any one mountain, with increase in altitude foliar N decreases, and P and K usually decrease, but Ca and Mg show no...
Previous studies have shown that asynchronous hatching in birds tends to result in fewer, but higher quality, offspring than does synchronous hatching. However, very few studies have considered the consequences of such a pattern for the recruitment of offspring as subsequent breeders. We recorded...
Mechanisms by which an introduced container-dwelling mosquito, Aedes albopictus, may cause declines in a resident container-dwelling mosquito, Aedes aegypti, in South Florida were tested using a combination of field experiments and field observations. Field experiment 1 tested which species has a...