David K. Skelly

Frank R. Oastler Professor of Ecology; Associate Dean for Research; Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Director of Doctoral Studies

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2014

  • Journal Article
    Werner, E.E., C.J. Davis, D.K. Skelly, R.A. Relyea, M.F. Bernard, and S.J. McCauley. “Cross-Scale Interactions and the Distribution-Abundance Relationship.” PLoS ONE 9.5 (2014): e97387. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097387
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D.K., S.R. Bolden, and L.K. Freidenburg. “Experimental canopy removal enhances diversity of vernal pond amphibians.” Ecological Applications 24.2 (2014): 340-345. DOI: 10.1890/13-1042.1
  • Journal Article
    Richardson, J.L., M.C. Urban, D.I. Bolnick, and D.K. Skelly. “Microgeographic adaptation and the spatial scale of evolution.” Trends in Ecology & Evolution 29.3 (2014): 165-176. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2014.01.002
  • Journal Article
    Smits, A.P., D.K. Skelly, and S.R. Bolden. “Amphibian intersex in suburban landscapes.” Ecosphere 5.1 (2014): 11. DOI: 10.1890/ES13-00353.1
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
    Urban, M.C., P.L. Zarnetske, and D. K. Skelly. “Moving forward: Dispersal and species interactions determine biotic responses to climate change.” Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (2013). DOI: 10.1111/nyas.12184
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Zarnetske, P.L., D.K. Skelly, and M.C. Urban. “Biotic Multipliers of Climate Change.” Science 336 (2012): 1516-1518. DOI: 10.1126/science.1222732
  • Journal Article
    Balmori, D. and D. K. Skelly. “Crossing to sustainability: a role for design (Images 350-352).” Ecological Restoration 30.4 (2012): 363-367. Link
  • Journal Article
    Rogalski, M. A., and D. K. Skelly. “Positive effects of nonnative invasive Phragmites australis on Larval Bullfrogs.” PLoS ONE 7.8 (2012): e44420. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044420
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Warren, R. J., II, D. K. Skelly, O. J. Schmitz, and M. Bradford. “Universal ecological patterns in college basketball communities.” PLoS ONE 6.3 (2011): e17342. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017342
  • Journal Article
    Hoverman, J. T., C. J. Davis, E. E. Werner, D. K. Skelly, R. A. Relyea, and K. L. Yurewicz. “Environmental gradients and the structure of freshwater snail communities.” Ecography 34 (2011): 1049-1056. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0587.2011.06856.x
  • Edited Book
    Skelly, D. K., D. M. Post, and M. D. Smith. The art of ecology: writings of G. Evelyn Hutchinson. Ed. Skelly, D. K., D. M. Post, and M. D. Smith New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2011.
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D. K., S. R. Bolden, and K. Dion. “Intersex amphibians concentrated in suburban and urban landscapes.” EcoHealth 7 (2010): 374-379. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-010-0348-4
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D. K. and M. F. Benard. “Mystery unsolved: missing limbs in deformed amphibians.” Journal of Experimental Zoology B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution 314B (2010): 179-181. DOI: 10.1002/jez.b.21330
  • Journal Article
    Kerby, J., K. Richards-Hrdlicka, A. Storfer, and D. K. Skelly. “An examination of amphibian sensitivity to environmental contaminants: Are amphibians poor canaries?.” Ecology Letters 13.1 (2010): 60-67. DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2009.01399.x
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D. “A Climate for Contemporary Evolution.” BMC Biology. 8.136 (2010): 136-138. DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-8-136
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Werner, E. E., R. A. Relyea, K. L. Yurewicz, D. K. Skelly, and C. J. Davis. “Comparative landscape dynamics of two anuran species: climate driven interaction of local and regional processes.” Ecological Monographs 73.3 (2009): 509-521. DOI: 10.1890/08-1047.1
  • Journal Article
    Ligon, N. F., and D. K. Skelly. “Cryptic divergence: countergradient variation in the wood frog.” Evolutionary Ecology Research 11 (2009): 1099-1109.
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Urban, M. C., B. L. Phillips, D. K. Skelly and R. Shine. “A toad more traveled: the heterogeneous invasion dynamics of cane toads in Australia.” American Naturalist 171.3 (2008): E134-E138. DOI: 10.1086/527494
  • Journal Article
    McCauley, S. J., C. J. Davis, R. A. Relyea, K. L. Yurewicz, D. K. Skelly, and E. E. Werner. “Metacommunity patterns in larval odonates.” Oecologia 158.2 (2008): 329-342. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-008-1141-8
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Werner, E. E., K. L. Yurewicz, D. K. Skelly, and R. A. Relyea. “Turnover in an amphibian metacommunity: the role of local and regional factors.” Oikos 116 (2007): 1713-1725. DOI: 10.3410/f.1091203.544602
  • Journal Article
    Werner, E. E., D. K. Skelly, R. A.Relyea and K. L.Yurewicz. “Amphibian species richness across environmental gradients.” Oikos 116.10 (2007): 1697-1712. DOI: 10.1111/j.0030-1299.2007.15935.x
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D.K. “The Ailing Invader.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104.45 (2007): 17561-17562. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0708869104
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D. K., S. R. Bolden, L. K. Freidenburg, N. A. Freidenfelds, and R. Levey. “Ribeiroia Infection Is Not Responsible for Vermont Amphibian Deformities.” EcoHealth 4.2 (2007): 156-163. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-007-0103-7
  • Journal Article
    Urban, M. C., B. Philips, D. K. Skelly, and R. Shine. “The cane toad’s (Bufo marinus) increasing ability to invade Australia is revealed by a dynamically updated range model.” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 274.1616 (2007): 1413-1419. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2007.0114
  • Journal Article
    Holland, M. P., D. K. Skelly, M. Kashgarian, S. R. Bolden, L. M. Harrison, and M. Cappello. “Echinostome infection in green frogs is stage and age dependent.” Journal of Zoology 271 (2007): 455-462. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00229.x
  • Journal Article
    Skelly, D. K., L. N. Joseph, H. P. Possingham, L. K. Freidenburg, T. J. Farrugia, M. T. Kinnison, and A. P. Hendry. “Evolutionary Responses to Climate Change.” Conservation Biology 21.5 (2007): 1353 - 1355. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2007.00764.x