Tagged: ecology

Call for Papers: Animal- and Plant-Microbe Interactions Biology

Focusing on the amazing expansion of microbial diversity and the many facets of plant and animal microbiomes, we are excited to announce a new PeerJ Life & Environment Special Issue edited by Microbiology Section Editor Konstantinos Kormas...

Guest Post – The Mares Collection

Guest blog post from Tim Deprez & Katherine Brownlie of Ghent University The organisers of the Mares Conference on Marine Ecosystems Health and Conservation 2016 (Feb 1-5, 2016) are pleased to have made an...

Modelling Tradescantia fluminensis – Author Interview

We recently published “Modelling Tradescantia fluminensis to assess long term survival”. In this study, author Michael J. Plank, and his colleagues studied models to control the growth of, Tradescantia fluminensis, an invasive plant species. Michael comments on...

Self-generated Morphology in Lagoon Reefs – Author Interview

We recently published “Self-generated morphology in lagoon reefs”. In this study, author David Blakeway and his co-author Michael Hamblin discuss their research on coral reefs and reef simulations. In this post, David comments on his research and...

Birds’ responses to 3D printed eggs – Author Interview

Today we published “Using 3D printed eggs to examine the egg-rejection behaviour of wild birds”. In this study, First author Branislav Igic, co-author Mark E. Hauber, and their colleagues utilized 3D printed eggs as a method...