Robert Talbot Trotter III

Associate Research Scientist

Publications (BETA)

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


  • Journal Article
    Trotter III, R. T., Morin, R. S., Oswalt, S. N., and Liebhold, A. “Changes in the regional abundance of hemlock associated with the invasion of hemlock woolly adelgid (Adelges tsugae Annand).” Biological Invasions 15.12 (2013): 2667-2679. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-013-0482-3
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Keena, M. A., Trotter, R. T., Cheah, C., Montgomery, M. E. “Effects of Temperature and Photoperiod on the Aestivo-hibernal Egg Diapause of Scymnus camptodromus (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae).” Environmental Entomology 41.6 (2012): 1662-1671. DOI: 10.1603/EN12217
  • Journal Article
    Ingwell LL, M Miller-Pierce, T Trotter III, EL Preisser. “Vegetation and Invertebrate Community Response to Eastern Hemlock Decline in Southern New England.” Northeastern Naturalist 19.4 (2012): 541-558. DOI: 10.1656/045.019.0402
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Trotter III, R. T., Whitham, T. G. “The Roles of Climate Variability and Habitat Heterogeneity in Structuring a Forested System: An Integrated Accumulation Function of Species Richness.” Journal of Sustainable Forestry 30:721-735. 30 (2011): 721-735. DOI: 10.1080/10549811.2011.567963
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Trotter III, R. T., K. S. Shields. “Variation in winter survival of the invasive hemlock woolly adelgid (Hemiptera: Adelgidae) across the eastern United States.” Environmental Entomology 38.3 (2009): 577-587. DOI: 10.1603/022.038.0309
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Trotter III, R. T., N. S. Cobb, and T. G. Whitham. “Arthropod community diversity and trophic structure: a comparison between extremes of plant stress.” Ecological Entomology 33 (2008): 1-11. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2007.00941.x