Expanding the understanding of local community assembly in adaptive radiations
Article first published online: 21 DEC 2013
© 2013 The Authors. Ecology and Evolution published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.
This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Ecology and Evolution
Volume 4, Issue 2, pages 174–185, January 2014
How to Cite
Ecology and Evolution 2014; 4(2):174–185.
- Issue published online: 20 JAN 2014
- Article first published online: 21 DEC 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 7 NOV 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 31 OCT 2013
- Manuscript Received: 10 SEP 2013
- Volkswagen Foundation
- Evolutionary Biology Initiative. Grant Number: 86 447
- 2003. Community assembly, niche conservatism, and adaptive evolution in changing environments. Int. J. Plant Sci. 164:S165–S184.
- 2007. Organization of Plethodon salamander communities: guild-based community assembly. Ecology 88:1292–1299.
- 2013. Niche incumbency, dispersal limitation and climate shape geographical distributions in a species-rich adaptive radiation. Glob. Ecol. Biogeogr. 22:391–402. , , , and .
- 1985. Metabolism of squamate reptiles: allometric and ecological relationships. Physiol. Zool. 58:214–231. and .
- 2013. MuMIn: multi-model inference, R package version 1.9.0. Available via http://CRAN.R-project.org/package=MuMIn. (accessed 22 February 2013).
- 1999. Ecological morphology of Caribbean anoles. Herpetological Monographs 13:1–28. and .
- 2002. Model selection and multi-model inference. Springer, Cham. and .
- 1991. BIOCLIM – A bioclimatic analysis and prediction system. Pp. 64–68 in C. R. Margules and M. P. Austin, eds. Nature conservation: cost effective biological surveys and data analysis. CSIRO, Canberra, ACT.
- 1975. Assembly of species communities. Pp. 342–344 in M. L. Cody and J. M. Diamond, eds. Ecology and evolution of communities. Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, U.K.
- 2011. A statistical explanation of MaxEnt for ecologists. Divers. Distrib. 17:43–57. , , , , , and .
- 2011. Species interactions during diversification and community assembly in an island radiation of shrews. PLoS ONE 2011:e21885. , , and .
- 2009. Mapping species distributions – spatial inference and prediction. p. 338. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, U.K.
- 2005. Species divergence and trait convergence in experimental plant community assembly. Ecol. Lett. 8:1283–1290. , , , and .
- 2007. Assessing the effects of land-use change on plant traits, communities and ecosystem functioning in grasslands: a standardized methodology and lessons from an application to 11 European sites. Ann. Bot. 99:967–985. , , , , , , et al.
- 2004. Community assembly through adaptive radiation in Hawaiian spiders. Science 303:356–359.
- 2001. Effects of size and temperature on metabolic rate. Science 293:2248–2251. , , , , and .
- 2011. Testing ecological explanations for biogeographic boundaries. Evolution 65:673–683. and .
- 2003. Phylogenetic analysis of ecological and morphological diversification in Hispaniolan trunk-ground anoles (Anolis cybotes group). Evolution 57:2383–2397. , , , , and .
- 2012. Untangling the influence of ecological and evolutionary factors on trait variation across hummingbird assemblages. Ecology 93:S99–S111. , , , , and .
- 1988. Niche shifts in Greater Antillean Anolis communities: effects of niche metric and biological resolution on null model tests. Oecologia 77:107–117.
- 2005. Very high resolution interpolated climate surfaces for global land areas. Int. J. Climatol. 25:1965–1978. , , , , and .
- 2009. Bringing the Hutchinsonian niche into the 21st century: ecological and evolutionary perspectives. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 106(Suppl. 2):19659–19665.
- 2009. Trait-based assembly and phylogenetic structure in northeast Pacific rockfish assemblages. Ecology 90:2444–2453. and .
- 1998. A comparative analysis of the ecological significance of maximal locomotor performance in Caribbean Anolis lizards. Evolution 52:219–226. and .
- 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of the evolution of the niche in lizards of the Anolis sagrei group. Ecology 87:S29–S38. , , , and .
- 2012. Founder effects persist despite adaptive differentiation: a field experiment with lizards. Science 335:1086–1089. , , , , and .
- 2010. Functional trait and phylogenetic tests of community assembly across spatial scales in an Amazonian forest. Ecol. Monogr. 80:401–422. and .
- 2008. Functional traits and niche-based tree community assembly in an Amazonian forest. Science 322:580–582. , , and .
- 2002. Intercontinental convergence of stream fish community traits along geomorphic and hydraulic gradients. Ecology 83:1792–1807. , , and .
- 2012. Plant radiation history affects community assembly: evidence from the New Zealand alpine. Biol. Lett. 8:558–561. , , and .
- 1992. The evolution of convergent structure in Caribbean Anolis communities. Syst. Biol. 41:403–420.
- 2009. Lizards in an evolutionary tree: ecology and adaptive radiation of anoles. 1st ed. Univ. of California Press, Berkeley, CA.
- 2009. Adaptation and diversification on islands. Nature 457:830–836. and .
- 1998. Contingency and determinism in replicated adaptive radiations of island lizards. Science 279:2115–2118. , , , , and .
- 2013. AICcmodavg: Model selection and multimodel inference based on (Q) AIC. Available via http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/AICcmodavg/index.html. (accessed 19 February 2013).
- 1894. Laws of temperature control of the geographic distribution of terrestrial animals and plants. Natl. Geogr. 6:229–238.
- 2011. The macroecology of rapid evolutionary radiation. Proc. Biol. Sci. 22:2486–2494. and .
- 2008. Modeling of species distributions with Maxent: new extensions and a comprehensive evaluation. Ecography 31:161–175. and .
- 2006. Maximum entropy modeling of species geographic distributions. Ecol. Model. 190:231–259. , , and .
- 1987. Community diversity: relative roles of local and regional processes. Science 235:167–171.
- 2011. Biogeography and ecology: towards the integration of two disciplines. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B, Biol. Sci. 366:2438–2448. and .
- 2009. Genetics and ecological speciation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 106(Suppl. 1):9955–9962. and .
- 1968. Anolis lizards of Bimini: resource partitioning in a complex fauna. Ecology 49:704–726.
- 2009. Niches and distributional areas: concepts, methods and assumptions. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106(Suppl. 2):19644–19650. and .
- 2003. Patterns of functional diversity across an extensive environmental gradient: vertebrate consumers, hidden treatments and latitudinal trends. Ecol. Lett. 6:1099–1108. , , , and .
- 2003. The stages of vertebrate evolutionary radiation. Trends Ecol. Evol. 18:126–131. and .
- 2010. Trait similarity, shared ancestry and the structure of neighbourhood interactions in a subtropical wet forest: implications for community assembly. Ecol. Lett. 13:1503–1514. , , , , , , et al.
- 2008. Environmental niche equivalency versus conservatism: quantitative approaches to niche evolution. Evolution 62:2868–2883. , , and .
- 2010. ENMtools: a toolbox for comparative studies of environmental niche models. Ecography 1:607–611. , , and .
- 2011. Advances, challenges and a developing synthesis of ecological community assembly theory. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B, Biol. Sci. 366:2403–2413. , , , , , and
- 2012. plyr: Tools for splitting, applying and combining data. Available via http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/plyr/index.html. (accessed 20 February 2013).
- 2011. The niche, biogeography and species interactions. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B, Biol. Sci. 366:2336–2350.
- 2007. Phylogenetic history underlies elevational patterns of biodiversity in tropical salamanders. Proc. Biol. Sci. 274:919–928. , , , and .
- 1972. The origin of faunas. Evolution of lizard congeners in a complex island fauna: a trial analysis. Evol. Biol. 6:47–89.
- 1983. Ecomorphs, faunas, island size, and diverse end points in island radiations of Anolis. Pp. 326–370 in R. B. Huey, E. R. Pianka, and T. W. Schoener, eds. Lizard ecology: study of a model organism. Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, U.K.
- 2008. Patterns of endemism and species richness in Malagasy cophyline frogs support a key role of mountainous areas for speciation. Evolution 62:1890–1907. , , , , , and .