MSc. Nichola Plowman

Job Position: PhD Student - Laboratory of Ecology and Evolution of Social Insects

Contact details

Phone: +420 387775378
E-mail: nichola.plowman@gmail.com

Description

Mechanisms structuring arboreal ant communities along ecological gradients in New Guinea rainforests

Publications
Total found: 8 records
Plowman N., Hood A., Moses J., Redmond C., Novotný V., Klimeš P., Fayle T. (2017) Network reorganization and breakdown of an ant-plant protection mutualism with elevation. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284: 20162564.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2564
Májeková M., Paal T., Plowman N., Bryndová M., Kasari L., Norberg A., Weiss M., Bishop T.R., Luke S.H., Sam K., Le Bagousse-Pinguet Y., Lepš J., Götzenberger L., de (2016) Evaluating functional diversity: Missing trait data and the importance of species abundance structure and data transformation. PLoS ONE 11: e0149270.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149270
Mottl O., Plowman N., Novotný V., Klimeš P. (2016) Ants and succession in tropical mountain forest: Its low effect on arboreal ant communities in New Guinea Highlands. European Conference of Tropical Ecology and Annual Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology", 23.-26. února 2016, Göttingen, Německo
Ewers R.M., Boyle M.J.W., Gleave R.A., Benedick S., Plowman N., Bernard H., Bishop T.R., Bakhtiar E.Y., Chey V.K., Chung A.Y.C., Davies R.G., Edwards D.P., Eggleton P., Fayle T., Hardwick S.R., Homathevi R., Kitching R.L., Khoo M. (2015) Logging cuts the functional importance of invertebrates in tropical rainforest. Nature Communications 6: article number 6836.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms7836
Mottl O., Plowman N., Klimeš P. (2015) Struktura a dynamika společenstev stromových mravenců podél sukcesního gradientu v horském lese Nové Guineje. In: Bryja J., Řehák Z., Zukal J. (eds.) Zoologické dny Brno 2015. Sborník abstraktů z konference 12.-13. února 2015, p.172-173
Fayle T., Plowman N., Hood A., Klimeš P., Redmond C., Novotný V. (2014) How do terrestrial ant-plant symbiotic networks change with altitude? 17th Congress of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI), Cairns, Australia, 13 - 18 July 2014: Talk OR202 103.
Plowman N., Parr K., Novotný V., Klimeš P. (2014) Exploring functional diversity of arboreal ants in New Guinea rainforests. Congress of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI), Cairns, Australia, 13-18 July 2014: Talk OR64 64.
Plowman N., Klimeš P., Novotný V. (2013) Understanding nesting preferences of New Guinea canopy ants. Royal Entomological Society Symposium, St. Andrews, United Kingdom (poster)

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Biology Centre CAS
Institute of Entomology
Branišovská 1160/31
370 05 České Budějovice

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