Margaret E.K. Evans



Evans, M. E. K., C. Merow, S. Record, S. McMahon, and B. J. Enquist. In press Towards process-based range modeling of many species. Trends in Ecology and Evolution.

Charney, N., Babst, F., Poulter, B., Record, S., Trouet, V., Enquist, B., Evans, M. 2016 Observed forest sensitivity to climate implies large changes in 21st century North American forest growth. Ecology Letters. pdf

Dennhardt, A. J., M. E. K. Evans, A. Dechner, L. E. F. Hunt, and B. A. Maurer. 2016. Macroecology and the theory of island biogeography: abundant utility for applications in restoration ecology. Ch. 16 In Falk, D., M. Palmer, and J. Zedler, eds. Foundations of Restoration Ecology, 2nd Ed. Island Press.

Soulebeau, A., R. Pellens, P. P. Lowry II, X. Aubriot, M. E. K. Evans, and T. Haevermans. 2015. Conservation of phylogenetic diversity in Madagascar's largest endemic plant family, Sarcolaenaceae. Ch. 18 In Pellens, R. and P. Grandcolas, eds. Biodiversity Conservation and Phylogenetic Systematics: species protection in an extinction crisis. Topics in Biodiversity and Conservation, Vol. 14. Springer, New York.

Evans, M. E. K., X. Aubriot, D. J. Hearn, M. Lanciaux, S. Lavergne, C. Cruaud, P. P. Lowry II, and T. Haevermans. 2014. Insights on the evolution of plant succulence from a remarkable radiation in Madagascar. Systematic Biology 63: 698-711. pdf

Merow, C., J. P. Dahlgren, C. J. E. Metcalf, D. Childs, M. E. K. Evans, E. Jongejans, S. Record, M. Rees, R. Salguero-Gomez, and S. McMahon. 2013. Advancing population ecology with integral projection models: a practical guide. Methods in Ecology and Evolution doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12146.

Lavergne, S., M. E. K. Evans, I. Burfield, F. Jiguet, and W. Thuiller. 2013. Are species' responses to global change predicted by past niche evolution? Invited contribution to a special issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B on evolutionary rescue. pdf

Evans, M. E. K. and K. E. Holsinger. 2012. Estimating covariation between vital rates: a simulation study of connected vs. separate generalized linear mixed models (GLMMs). Invited contribution to a special issue titled: “Developments in structured models: construction, analysis, and inference”. Theoretical Population Biology 82: 299-306. pdf 

Evans, M. E. K., D. J. Hearn, K. E. Theiss, K. Cranston, M. J. Donoghue, and K. E. Holsinger. 2011. Extreme environments select for reproductive assurance: evidence from evening primroses. New Phytologist 191: 555-563. Selected as recommended reading by Deborah Charlesworth (Faculty of 1000 Biology). pdf

Evans, M. E. K., K. E. Holsinger, and E. S. Menges. 2010. Fire, vital rates, and population viability: a hierarchical Bayesian analysis of the endangered Florida scrub mint. Ecological Monographs 80(4): 627-649. Featured on the home page of ESA’s Plant Population Ecology Section, November, 2011. pdf

Theiss, K. E., K. E. Holsinger, and M. E. K. Evans. 2010. Breeding system variation in ten evening primroses (Oenothera, sections Anogra and Kleinia; Onagraceae). American Journal of Botany 97: 1031-1039. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., S. A. Smith, R. S. Flynn, and M. J. Donoghue. 2009. Climate, niche evolution, and diversification of the “bird-cage” evening primroses (Oenothera, sections Anogra and Kleinia). American Naturalist 173: 225-240. American Society of Naturalists’ 2010 Presidential Award. pdf Appendix

Gallet, R., T. Tully, M. E. K. Evans. 2009. Ecological conditions affect evolutionary trajectory in a predator-prey system. Evolution 63: 641-651. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., K. E. Holsinger, and E. S. Menges. 2008. Modeling the effect of fire on demography of Dicerandra frutescens ssp. frutescens, an endangered plant endemic to Florida scrub. Population Ecology 50:53-62. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., R. Ferriere, M. J. Kane, and D. L. Venable. 2007. Bet hedging via seed banking in desert evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): demographic evidence from natural populations. American Naturalist 169(2):184-194. pdf Appendix

Hille Ris Lambers, J., B. Aukema, J. Diez, M. Evans, A. Latimer. 2006. Effects of global change on inflorescence production: a Bayesian hierarchical analysis. Chapter 4 In Hierarchical Modelling for the Environmental Sciences. J. S. Clark and A. E. Gelfand, editors. Oxford University Press.

Evans, M. E. K., D. J. Hearn, W. J. Hahn, J. Spangle and D. L. Venable. 2005. Climate and life-history evolution in evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): a phylogenetic comparative analysis. Evolution 59(9):1914-1927. pdf

Evans, M. E. K. and J. J. Dennehy. 2005. Germ banking: bet hedging and variable release from egg and seed dormancy. The Quarterly Review of Biology 80(4):431-451. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon. 2004. Mating systems and limits to seed production in two Dicerandra mints endemic to Florida scrub. Biodiversity and Conservation 13(10):1819-1832. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon. 2003. Reproductive biology of three sympatric endangered plants endemic to Florida scrub. Biological Conservation 111(2):235-246. pdf

Evans, M. E. K., R. W. Dolan, E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon. 2000. Genetic diversity and reproductive biology of Warea carteri (Brassicaceae), a narrowly endemic Florida scrub annual. American Journal of Botany 87(3):372-381. pdf

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