Emilio M. Bruna

Professor
University of Florida
Professor, University of Florida

Publications

  • Short-term effects of elevated precipitation and nitrogen on soil fertility and plant growth in a Neotropical savanna
  • Resilient Networks of Ant-Plant Mutualists in Amazonian Forest Fragments DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0040803
  • Experimental Test for Facilitation of Seedling Recruitment by the Dominant Bunchgrass in a Fire-Maintained Savanna DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039108
  • Attack frequency and the tolerance to herbivory of Neotropical savanna trees DOI: 10.1007/s00442-011-2088-8
  • Volume and Geographical Distribution of Ecological Research in the Andes and the Amazon, 1995-2008
  • The fate of Amazonian forest fragments: A 32-year investigation DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.09.021
  • Seed predators limit plant recruitment in Neotropical savannas DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2010.19052.x
  • Growth of an understory herb is chronically reduced in Amazonian forest fragments DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.11.015
  • EDGE EFFECTS ON GROWTH AND BIOMASS PARTITIONING OF AN AMAZONIAN UNDERSTORY HERB (HELICONIA ACUMINATA; HELICONIACEAE) DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1000290
  • Disentangling the drivers of reduced long-distance seed dispersal by birds in an experimentally fragmented landscape
  • Asymmetric Dispersal and Colonization Success of Amazonian Plant-Ants Queens DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022937
  • Scientific Journals can Advance Tropical Biology and Conservation by Requiring Data Archiving DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2010.00652.x
  • Effects of resource availability on seedling recruitment in a fire-maintained savanna DOI: 10.1007/s00442-009-1502-y
  • Alternative spatial sampling in studies of plant demography: consequences for estimates of population growth rate DOI: 10.1007/s11258-009-9666-4
  • Scientific Journals can Advance Tropical Biology and Conservation by Requiring Data Archiving DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2010.00652.x
  • Influence of Post-Clearing Treatment on the Recovery of Herbaceous Plant Communities in Amazonian Secondary Forests DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00715.x
  • Effects of resource availability on seedling recruitment in a fire-maintained savanna DOI: 10.1007/s00442-009-1502-y
  • Effects of forest fragmentation on the seedling recruitment of a tropical herb: assessing seed vs. safe-site limitation DOI: 10.1890/09-0785.1
  • Demography of palm species in Brazil's Atlantic forest: a comparison of harvested and unharvested species using matrix models DOI: 10.1007/s10531-010-9846-5
  • Are protected areas really protecting populations? A test with an Atlantic rain forest palm
  • Alternative spatial sampling in studies of plant demography: consequences for estimates of population growth rate DOI: 10.1007/s11258-009-9666-4
  • Altered resource availability and the population dynamics of tree species in Amazonian secondary forests DOI: 10.1007/s00442-009-1524-5
  • Habitat fragmentation and plant populations: is what we know demographically irrelevant? DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-1103.2009.01060.x
  • Recognition of host plant volatiles by Pheidole minutula Mayr (Myrmicinae), an Amazonian ant-plant specialist DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2009.00518.x
  • Recognition of Host Plant Volatiles by Pheidole minutula Mayr (Myrmicinae), an Amazonian Ant-Plant Specialist DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2009.00518.x
  • Improving Wikipedia: educational opportunity and professional responsibility DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2009.01.003
  • Habitat fragmentation and plant populations: is what we know demographically irrelevant? DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-1103.2009.01060.x
  • Dynamics of the leaf-litter arthropod fauna following fire in a neotropical woodland savanna
  • Dynamics of the Leaf-Litter Arthropod Fauna Following Fire in a Neotropical Woodland Savanna DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0007762
  • Cooperative colony founding alters the outcome of interspecific competition between Amazonian plant-ants DOI: 10.1007/s00040-009-0029-x
  • Characterization of 10 microsatellite markers for the understorey Amazonian herb Heliconia acuminata DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2009.02627.x
  • The Geographical and Institutional Distribution of Ecological Research in the Tropics DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00393.x
  • The geographical and institutional distribution of ecological research in the tropics DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00393.x
  • Longevity can buffer plant and animal populations against changing climatic variability DOI: 10.1890/07-0774.1
  • Interspecific variation in the defensive responses of ant mutualists to plant volatiles DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8312.2008.00962.x
  • Effects of sample size on estimates of population growth rates calculated with matrix models
  • Effects of Sample Size on Estimates of Population Growth Rates Calculated with Matrix Models DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0003080
  • Do herbivores exert top-down effects in Neotropical savannas? Estimates of biomass consumption by leaf-cutter ants DOI: 10.3170/2008-8-18461
  • Changes in Tree Reproductive Traits Reduce Functional Diversity in a Fragmented Atlantic Forest Landscape DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0000908
  • Roads alter the colonization dynamics of a keystone herbivore in neotropical savannas DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2006.00180.x
  • Effects of plant age, experimental nutrient addition and ant occupancy on herbivory in a neotropical myrmecophyte DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2006.01165.x
  • A graduate education framework for tropical conservation and development DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2006.00356.x
  • The effect of habitat fragmentation on communities of mutualists: Amazonian ants and their host plants DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2005.01.026
  • DEMOGRAPHIC EFFECTS OF HABITAT FRAGMENTATION ON A TROPICAL HERB: LIFE-TABLE RESPONSE EXPERIMENTS DOI: 10.1890/04-1716
  • Regeneration and population structure of Heliconia acuminata in Amazonian secondary forests with contrasting land-use histories DOI: 10.1017/S0266467404002007
  • The effect of habitat fragmentation on communities of mutualists: Amazonian ants and their host plants DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2005.01.026
  • The compensatory responses of an understory herb to experimental damage are habitat-dependent DOI: 10.3732/ajb.92.12.2101
  • Regeneration and population structure of Heliconia acuminata in Amazonian secondary forests with contrasting land-use histories DOI: 10.1017/S0266467404002007
  • Habitat fragmentation and degradation
  • Demographic effects of habitat fragmentation on a tropical herb: Life-table response experiments DOI: 10.1890/04-1716
  • Correctly estimating how environmental stochasticity influences fitness and population growth DOI: 10.1086/430642
  • Ant-tended Hemiptera in Amazonian myrmecophytes: Patterns of abundance and implications for mutualism function (Hymenoptera : Formicidae)
  • A delicate balance in Amazonia DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5712.1044
  • Heliconia acuminata reproductive success is independent of local floral density DOI: 10.1590/S0044-59672004000300012
  • Interspecific variation in the defensive responses of obligate plant-ants: experimental tests and consequences for herbivory DOI: 10.1007/s00442-003-1455-5
  • Heliconia acuminata reproductive success is independent of local floral density
  • Experimental harvesting of the non-timber forest product Ischnosiphon polyphyllus in central Amazonia DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2003.10.013
  • Contrasting Responses to Induction Cues by Ants Inhabiting Maieta guianensis (Melastomataceae) DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2003.tb00288.x
  • ARE PLANT POPULATIONS IN FRAGMENTED HABITATS RECRUITMENT LIMITED? TESTS WITH AN AMAZONIAN HERB DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2003)084[0932:APPIFH]2.0.CO;2
  • Contrasting responses to induction cues by ants inhabiting Maieta guianensis (Melastomataceae) DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2003.tb00288.x
  • Are plant populations in fragmented habitats recruitment limited? Tests with an Amazonian herb DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2003)084[0932:APPIFH]2.0.CO;2
  • Habitat Fragmentation and the Demographic Structure of an Amazonian Understory Herb (Heliconia acuminata) DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2002.99494.x
  • A Biologist's Guide to Fragmenting the Amazon (Including Why That's a Bad Idea) DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2002.01124.x
  • Effects of forest fragmentation on Heliconia acuminata seedling recruitment in central Amazonia DOI: 10.1007/s00442-002-0956-y
  • Ecosystem decay of Amazonian forest fragments: A 22-year investigation DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2002.01025.x
  • Bruna, E, 1999, , Nature , vol. 402, no. 6758, p. 139. DOI: 10.1038/45963
  • Habitat fragmentation and large-scale conservation: what do we know for sure? DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0587.1999.tb00496.x
  • New Evidence of Habitat Segregation between Two Cryptic Species of Pacific Skinks (Emoia cyanura and E. impar) DOI: 10.2307/1447665
  • Cryptic Species of Pacific Skinks (Emoia): Further Support from Mitochondrial DNA Sequences DOI: 10.2307/1447050