Research Publications of Interest (not comprehensive)

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Monarch
P. L. Anderson, Field distribution and effects of Bt-expressing corn anthers on survival, development, and behavior of the monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus (L), Iowa State University, Ames, 2004.
R. G. Hartzler and Buhler, D. D., Occurrence of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) in cropland and adjacent areas., Crop Protection, vol. 19, pp. 363-366, 2000.
M. Berenbaum, Road Worrier, American Entomologist, vol. 61, pp. 5-8, 2015.
D. T. Ladner and Altizer, S., Oviposition preference and larval performance of North American monarch butterflies on four Asclepias species, Entom. Exp. Appl., vol. 116, pp. 9-20, 2005.
E. Lindsey, Mehta, M., Dhulipala, V., Oberhauser, K., and Altizer, S., Crowding and disease: effects of host density on response to infection in a butterfly-parasite interaction, Ecological Entomology, vol. 34, pp. 551-561, 2009.
K. S. Oberhauser, Prysby, M. D., Mattila, H. R., Stanley-Horn, D. E., Sears, M. K., Dively, G., Olson, E., Pleasants, J. M., Lam, W. F., and Hellmich, R. L., Temporal and spatial overlap between monarch larvae and corn pollen, PNAS, vol. 98, pp. 11913-11918, 2001.
P. J.M. and K.S., O., Milkweed loss in agricultural fields because of herbicide use: effect on the monarch butterfly population, Insect Conservation and Diversity, vol. 6, pp. 135-144, 2013.
L. Ries and Debinski, D. M., Butterfly responses to habitat edges in the highly fragmented prairies of Central Iowa, J. Animal Ecology, vol. 70, pp. 840-852, 2001.
L. I. Wassenaar and Hobson, K. A., Natal origins of migratory monarch butterflies at wintering colonies in Mexico: new isotopic evidence, PNAS, vol. 95, pp. 15436-15439, 1998.
M. P. Zaluki and Lammers, J. H., Dispersal and egg shortfall in Monarch butterflies: what happens when the matrix is cleaned up?, Ecological Entomol., vol. 35, pp. 84-91, 2010.
Z. E.F., Tracking climate impacts on the migratory monarch butterfly., Global Change Biology, vol. 18, pp. 3039-3049, 2012.
Prairie Restoration
D. M. Debinski, Moranz, R. A., Delaney, J. T., Miller, J. R., Engle, D. M., Winkler, L. B., McGranahan, D. A., Barney, R. J., Trager, J. C., Stephenson, A. L., and Gillespie, M. K., A cross-taxonomic comparison of insect responses to grassland management and land-use legacies., Ecosphere, vol. 2, no. 12, 2011.
K. A. Gill, Cox, R., and O'Neal, M. E., Quality Over Quantity: Buffer Strips can be Improved with Select Native Plant Species., Environmental Entomology, vol. 43, no. 2, pp. 298-311, 2014.
L. M. Martin, Mechanisms altering exotic-native proportions in plant communities, and impacts on biodiversity and ecosystems., Iowa State University, Ames, 2013.
L. M. Martin and Wilsey, B. J., Improving Prairie Restorations, 131, 2011.
R. A. Moranz, Debinski, D. M., McGranahan, D. A., Engle, D. M., and Miller, J. R., Untangling the effects of fire, grazing, and land-use legacies on grassland butterfly communities., Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 2719-2746, 2012.
B. J. Wilsey, Huang, Y., and Martin, L. M., Species Diversity is a Good Predictor of Prairie Plant Persistence in Restorations., 129, 2011.
L. M. Martin and Wilsey, B. J., Native Cover Crops and Timing of Planting: Three Years of Establishment, 292, 2010.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops and Timing of Planting: Effects on Weed Invasion and Prairie Establishment., 815, 2007.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops: Effects on Weed Invasion and Prairie Establishment, Iowa State University, Ames, 1173, 2005.
B. J. Wilsey and Losure, D., Plant Species Effects on Diversity and Weed Invasion Resistance in Restored Grasslands, Iowa State University, Ames, 1174, 2005.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops: Germination and First-Season Cover and Biomass, Iowa State University, Ames, 1308, 2004.
B. J. Wilsey and Losure, D., Plant Species Effects on Diversity and Weed Invasion Resistance in Restored Grasslands, Iowa State University, Ames, 1299, 2004.
B. J. Wilsey, Dominant Grass Effects on Diversity and Functioning of Restored Grassland, Iowa State University, Ames, 1428, 2003.
K. A. Yurkonis, Wilsey, B. J., and Moloney, K. A., The Effect of Plant Distribution on Diversity and Exotic Species Invasion in Prairie Restoration, Iowa State University, Ames, 493, 2008.
K. A. Yurkonis, Effects of fine-scale plant arrangement on grassland establishment., Iowa State University, Ames, 2010.PDF icon Effects of fine-scale plant arrangement on grassland establishmen.pdf (480.99 KB)
H. Asbjornsen, Hernandez-Santana, V., Liebman, M. Z., Bayala, J., Chen, J., Helmers, M. J., Ong, C. K., and Schulte, L. A., Targeting perennial vegetation in agricultural landscapes for enhancing ecosystem services., Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, vol. 29, pp. 101-125, 2012.
D. T. T. Flockhart, Pichancourt, J. - B., Norris, D. R., and Martin, T. G., Unravelling the annual cycle in a migratory animal: breeding-season habitat loss drives population declines of monarch butterflies., J. Animal Ecology, vol. 84, pp. 155-165, 2015.
S. M. Hirsh, Mabry, C. M., Schulte, L. A., and Liebman, M. Z., Diversifying agricultural catchments by incorporating tallgrass prairie buffer strips., Ecological Restoration, vol. 31, pp. 201-211, 2013.
L. Ries and Debinski, D. M., Butterfly responses to habitat edges in the highly fragmented prairies of Central Iowa, J. Animal Ecology, vol. 70, pp. 840-852, 2001.
S. T.L., Spatially explicit land-use and land-cover scenarios for the Great Plains of the United States, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol. 153, pp. 1-15, 2012.