English Spanish

Publications

 

Falcón, W., J. D. Ackerman, and R. L. Tremblay.  2016.  Quantifying how acquired interactions with native and invasive insects influence population growth rates of a non-indigenous plant.  Biological Invasions doi:10.1007/s10530-016-1318-8  http://rdcu.be/mva7http://bit.ly/2fUQ2RS (fig. 1, corrected version) 

 

Ackerman, J. D., W. Falcón, J. Molinari, C. Vega, I. Espino and A. A. Cuevas.  2014.  Biotic resistance and invasional meltdown: consequences of acquired interspecific interactions for an invasive orchid, Spathoglottis plicata in Puerto Rico.  Biological Invasions 16: 2435-2447. doi.10.1007/s10530-014-0676-3.

 

Acevedo-Charry, O. A., A. Pinto-Gómez, & J. O. Rangel-Ch. 2014. Birds of the Orinoquian region: a review on its records. Colombia Diversidad Biótica XIV: 691-750.

 

Ackerman, J. D. and D. W. Roubik.  2012.  Can extinction risk help explain plant-pollinator specificity among euglossine bee pollinated plants?  Oikos 121: 1821-1827.

 

Ackerman, J. D., W. Falcón, J. Molinari, C. Vega, I. Espino and A. A. Cuevas.  2014.  Biotic resistance and invasional meltdown: consequences of acquired interspecific interactions for an invasive orchid, Spathoglottis plicata in Puerto Rico.  Biological Invasions 16: 2435-2447.

 

Falcón, W., J. D. Ackerman and C. Daehler.  2012.  March of the Green Iguana: non-native distribution and predicted geographic range of Iguana iguana in the Greater Caribbean Region.  IRCF Reptiles and Amphibians 19: 150-160.

 

Gutiérrez-Fonseca, P. E., K. G. Rosas, & A. Ramirez. 2013. Aquatic insects of Puerto Rico: a list of families. Dugesiana 20(2): 215-219. 

 

Herrera-Montes, A., B. Ríos-Dróz, A. R. Puente-Rolón, D. Dávila-Casanova and N. Ríos-López.  2015.  Xenochrophis vittatus (Striped Keelback).  USA: Puerto Rico.  Herpetological Review 46: 64. 

 

Joglar, R. L., C. J. Santos Flores, J. L. Torres Pérez (eds.).  2014.  Biodiversidad de Puerto Rico.  Invertebrados. Serie de Historia Natural.  Proyecto Coqui, Puerto Rico.  [20 of 23 chapters are based on Manuel Vélez collections in MZUPRRP]

 

Recart, W., J. D. Ackerman, and A. A. Cuevas.  2013.  There goes the neighborhood: apparent competition between invasive and native orchids mediated by a specialist florivorous weevil.  Biological Invasions 15: 283-293.   

 

Ríos-López N. & R. Thomas. 2007. A new species of palustrine Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from Puerto Rico. Zootaxa 1512: 51-64.

 

Rodríguez-Barreras, R., A. M. Sabat, M. Benavides-Serrato, & D. R. Bontemps. 2012. A new record for Puerto Rico of the irregular echinoid Cassidulus caribaearum (Echinodermata: Echinoidea). Marine Biodiversity Records 5: e85; doi:10.1017/S175526721200067X

 

Rodríguez-Barreras, R., A. M. Sabat, & R. Calzada-Marrero. 2012. The new list of shallow water echinoids (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) for Puerto Rico. Marine Biodiversity Records 6: e49; doi:10.1017/S1755267213000262   

 

Vargas, A. 2000. Effects of fertilizer addition and debris removal on leaf-litter spider communities at two elevations. Journal of Arachnology 28: 79-89.