David K. Skelly

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.

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

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    Zarnetske PL, Skelly DK, Urban MC. “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
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    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

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    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
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    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

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    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
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    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
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    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
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    Skelly, David.. “A Climate for Contemporary Evolution..” BMC Biology. 8.136 (2010): 136-138. DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-8-136
  • 2009

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    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
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    Ligon, N. F., and D. K. Skelly. “Cryptic divergence: countergradient variation in the wood frog.” Evolutionary Ecology Research 11 (2009): 1099-1109.
  • 2008

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    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
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    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
  • Journal Article - In Progress
     
    Werner, E. E., R. A. Relyea, K. L. Yurewicz, and D. K. Skelly. “The effect of local and regional processes interacting with an ENSO climate driver on dynamics of two anuran species.” (2008).
  • 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
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    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
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    Skelly, D.K. “The Ailing Invader.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104.45 (2007): 17561-17562. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0708869104
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    David K. Skelly, Susan R. Bolden, L. Kealoha Freidenburg, Nicole A. Freidenfelds and Richard Levey. “Ribeiroia Infection Is Not Responsible for Vermont Amphibian Deformities.” EcoHealth 4.2 (2007): 156-163. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-007-0103-7
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    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
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    Holland, M. P., D. K. Skelly, M. Kashgarian, S. R. Bolden, L. M. Harrison, 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
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    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