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Nature Ecology & Evolution Contents July 2017 Volume 1 Number 8

Nature Ecology & Evolution

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Table of Contents: August 2017


Editorial | 21 July 2017

Evolution can beat disease

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0270-z


Correspondence | 21 July 2017

Preserve Precambrian fossil heritage from mining

Hong Yang, Mingguo Ma, Roger J. Flower, Julian R. Thompson & Wei Ge

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0266-8

Correspondence | 21 July 2017

The shadow of diclofenac hangs over European vultures

Antoni Margalida & Pilar Oliva-Vidal

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0255-y

Comment and Opinion

Comment | 21 July 2017

Cancer (r)evolution

Katharina von Loga & Marco Gerlinger

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0252-1

Comment | 21 July 2017

Infectious disease management must be evolutionary

Colin A. Russell & Menno D. de Jong

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0265-9

Obituary | 10 July 2017

Amotz Zahavi (1928–2017)

Alexei A. Maklakov

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0254-z

News and Views

News and Views | 17 July 2017

Sticking to the speed limits

Christofer J. Clemente & Peter J. Bishop

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0264-x

News and Views | 03 July 2017

The ecology of rural poverty

Chris Desmond

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0251-2

News and Views | 21 July 2017

The unpredictable road to reduction

Lisa Klasson

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0263-y

News and Views | 17 July 2017

Supergene yields super sperm

Heidi S. Fisher

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0261-0


Perspective | 21 July 2017

The spatial scales of species coexistence

Simon P. Hart, Jacob Usinowicz & Jonathan M. Levine

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0230-7

Review Article | 21 July 2017

Maximizing ecological and evolutionary insight in bisulfite sequencing data sets

Amanda J. Lea, Tauras P. Vilgalys, Paul A. P. Durst & Jenny Tung

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0229-0

Review Article | 21 July 2017

Evolution of complex adaptations in molecular systems

Csaba Pál & Balázs Papp

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0228-1


Article | 03 July 2017

Molecular signatures of fossil leaves provide unexpected new evidence for extinct plant relationships

Vivi Vajda, Milda Pucetaite, Stephen McLoughlin, Anders Engdahl, Jimmy Heimdal et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0224-5

Article | 26 June 2017

The Pliocene marine megafauna extinction and its impact on functional diversity

Catalina Pimiento, John N. Griffin, Christopher F. Clements, Daniele Silvestro, Sara Varela et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0223-6

Article | 03 July 2017

Negative density dependence mediates biodiversity–productivity relationships across scales

Joseph A. LaManna, R. Travis Belote, Laura A. Burkle, Christopher P. Catano & Jonathan A. Myers

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0225-4

Article | 17 July 2017

A general scaling law reveals why the largest animals are not the fastest

Myriam R. Hirt, Walter Jetz, Björn C. Rall & Ulrich Brose

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0241-4

Article | 26 June 2017

Risky times and risky places interact to affect prey behaviour

Egil Dröge, Scott Creel, Matthew S. Becker & Jassiel M'soka

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0220-9

Article | 17 July 2017

Biodiversity at risk under future cropland expansion and intensification

Laura Kehoe, Alfredo Romero-Muñoz, Ester Polaina, Lyndon Estes, Holger Kreft et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0234-3

Article | 26 June 2017

Agricultural intensification without biodiversity loss is possible in grassland landscapes

Nadja K. Simons & Wolfgang W. Weisser

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0227-2

Article | 17 July 2017

Oil exposure disrupts early life-history stages of coral reef fishes via behavioural impairments

Jacob L. Johansen, Bridie J. M. Allan, Jodie L. Rummer & Andrew J. Esbaugh

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0232-5

Article | 03 July 2017

General ecological models for human subsistence, health and poverty

Calistus N. Ngonghala, Giulio A. De Leo, Mercedes M. Pascual, Donald C. Keenan, Andrew P. Dobson et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0221-8

Article | 21 July 2017

Parallel genome reduction in symbionts descended from closely related free-living bacteria

Vittorio Boscaro, Martin Kolisko, Michele Felletti, Claudia Vannini, Denis H. Lynn et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0237-0

Article | 17 July 2017

A sex-linked supergene controls sperm morphology and swimming speed in a songbird

Kang-Wook Kim, Clair Bennison, Nicola Hemmings, Lola Brookes, Laura L. Hurley et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0235-2

Article | 17 July 2017

A sex-chromosome inversion causes strong overdominance for sperm traits that affect siring success

Ulrich Knief, Wolfgang Forstmeier, Yifan Pei, Malika Ihle, Daiping Wang et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0236-1

Article | 10 July 2017

Sex-specific evolution during the diversification of live-bearing fishes

Zachary W. Culumber & Michael Tobler

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0233-4

Article | 03 July 2017

Nodal-Activin pathway is a conserved neural induction signal in chordates

Yann Le Petillon, Guillaume Luxardi, Pierluigi Scerbo, Marie Cibois, Anthony Leon et al.

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0226-3

Brief Communication | 10 July 2017

Nutrient-dependent growth underpinned the Ediacaran transition to large body size

Jennifer F. Hoyal Cuthill & Simon Conway Morris

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0222-7

Brief Communication | 10 July 2017

Induced defences in plants reduce herbivory by increasing cannibalism

John Orrock, Brian Connolly & Anthony Kitchen

Nature Ecology & Evolution 1, doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0231-6

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