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Edward Allen Herre


Kanzaki, Natsumi, Giblin-Davis, Robin M., Herre, Edward Allen, Scheffrahn, Rudolf H. and Center, Barbara J. 2010. Pseudaphelenchus Vindai n. sp (Tylenchomorpha: Aphelenchoididae) associated with termites (Termitidae) in Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Nematology, 12(6): 905-914. doi:10.1163/138855410X496187

K. Charlotte Jander;Edward Allen Herre. 2010. Host sanctions and pollinator cheating in the fig tree-fig wasp mutualism. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological 277, 1481–1488


Sunshine A. Van Bael;Mariana C. Valencia;Enith I. Rojas;Nelida E. Gomez Q.;Donald M. Windsor;Edward Allen Herre. 2009. Effects of foliar endophytic fungi on the preference and performance of the leaf beetle Chelymorpha alternans in Panama. Biotropica 41(2): 221-225.

Van Bael, S. A., H. Fernandez, M. Valencia, E. Rojas, W. Wcislo, E.A. Herre. 2009. Two fungal symbioses collide: Endophytic fungi are not welcome in leaf-cutting ant gardens. Proceedings Royal Society of London – Series B. 276: 2419-2426. NEW


Edward Allen Herre;K. Charlotte Jander;Carlos Alberto Machado. 2008. Evolutionary ecology of figs and their associates: recent progress and outstanding puzzles. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 39(1): 439-458

Hui Yu, Nanxian Zhao, Yizhu Chen, and Edward Allen Herre. 2008. Male and female reproductive success in the dioecious fig, Ficus hirta Vahl. in Guangdong Province, China: Implications for the relative stability of dioecy and monoecy. Symbiosis

Andrew P. Jackson, Carlos A. Machado, Nancy Robbins, and Edward Allen Herre. 2008. Multi-locus phylogenetic analysis of neotropical figs does not support co-speciation with the pollinators: The importance of systematic scale in fig/wasp cophylogenetic studies. Symbiosis 45: 57-72


Edward Allen Herre;Luis Carlos Mejia;Damond A. Kyllo;Enith I. Rojas;Zuleyka Maynard;Andre Butler;Sunshine A. Van Bael. 2007. Ecological implications of anti-pathogen effects of tropical fungal endophytes and mycorrhizae. Ecology 88(3): 550-558.


Leonel da S.L Sternberg, Maria Camila Pinzon, Marcelo Z Moreira, Paulo Moutinho, Enith I Rojas and Edward Allen Herre. 2006. Plants use macronutrients accumulated in leaf-cutting ant nests. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2006.3746. Proc. R. Soc. B. 274 (1608) 315-321


Edward Allen Herre;Sunshine A. Van Bael;Zuleyka Maynard;Nancy Robbins;Joseph Bischoff;Anne Elizabeth Arnold;Enith I. Rojas;Luis Carlos Mejia;Roberto A. Cordero S.;Catherine Woodward;Damond A. Kyllo. 2005. Tropical plants as chimera: some implications of foliar endophytic fungi for the study of host-plant defence, physiology and genetics. In: David F.R.P. Burslem;Michelle A. Pinard;Sue E. Hartley (Ed.), Biotic interactions in the tropics: their role in the maintenance of species diversity: 226-237. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Edward Allen Herre;Damond A. Kyllo;Scott Mangan;Rebecca Husband;Luis Carlos Mejia;Ahn-Heum Eom. 2005. An overview of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal composition, distribution and host effects from a tropical moist forest. In: David F.R.P. Burslem;Michelle A. Pinard;Sue E. Hartley (Ed.), Biotic interactions in the tropics: their role in the maintenance of species diversity: 204-225. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Carlos A. Machado;Nancy Robbins;M. Thomas P. Gilbert;Edward Allen Herre. 2005. Critical review of host specificity and its coevolutionary implications in the fig/fig-wasp mutualism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102(Suppl. 1): 6558-6565.


Emmanuelle Jousselin, Finn Kjellberg, and Edward Allen Herre. 2004. Flower Specialization in a Passively Pollinated Monoecious Fig: A Question of Style and Stigma? Int. J Plant Sci. 165(4):587–593.

Scott A. Mangan, Contact Information, Ahn-Heum Eom, Gregory H. Adler, Joseph B. Yavitt and Edward A. Herre. 2004. Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi across a fragmented forest in Panama: insular spore communities differ from mainland communities. Oecologia 141: 687–700. DOI 10.1007/s00442-004-1684-2

Yu D.W., J. Ridley, E. Jousselin, E. A. Herre, and G. D. Weiblen. 2004. Oviposition strategies, host coercion and the stable exploitation of figs by wasps.The Royal Society.


Drude Molbo;Carlos A. Machado;Jan G. Sevenster;Laurent Keller;Edward Allen Herre. 2003. Cryptic species of fig-pollinating wasps: Implications for the evolution of the fig-wasp mutualism, sex allocation, and precision of adaptation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100(10): 5867-872.

Emmanuelle Jousselin, Martine Hossaert-McKey, Edward Allen Herre and Finn Kjellberg. 2003. Why do fig wasps actively pollinate monoecious figs?. Oecologia. Vol. 3 (3) 1432-1939.

Anne Elizabeth Arnold;Luis Carlos Mejia;Damond A. Kyllo;Enith I. Rojas;Zuleyka Maynard;Robert K. Robbins;Edward Allen Herre. 2003. Fungal endophytes limit pathogen damage in a tropical tree. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100(26): 15649-15654.


Husband, R, Herre, E.A., Turner, S.L., Gallery, R. and Young, J.P.W. 2002. Molecular diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and patterns of host association over time and space in a tropical forest. Molecular Ecology, 11 (12). pp. 2669-2678. ISSN 0962-1083


Stuart A. West, Martyn G. Murray, Carlos A. Machado, Ashleigh S. Griffin & Edward Allen Herre. 2001. Testing Hamilton's rule with competition between relatives. Nature 409, 510-513.

Carlos A. Machado;Emmanuelle Jousselin;Finn Fjellberg;Stephen G. Compton;Edward Allen Herre. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships, historical biogeography and character evolution of fig-pollinating wasps. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B. 268(1468): 685-694.


Stuart A. West;Edward Allen Herre;Ben C. Sheldon. 2000. The benefits of allocating sex. Science 290(5490): 288.

Carmi Korine;Elisabeth K.V. Kalko;Edward Allen Herre. 2000. Fruit characteristics and factors affecting fruit removal in a Panamanian community of strangler figs. Oecologia 123(4): 560-568.

Kyle Edward Harms;S. Joseph Wright;Osvaldo Calderon;Andres Hernandez;Edward Allen Herre. 2000. Pervasive density-dependent recruitment enhances seedling diversity in a tropical forest. Nature 404(6777): 493-495.


Edward Allen Herre. 1999. Laws governing species interactions? Encouragement and caution from figs and their associates. In: Laurent Keller (Ed.), Levels of selection in evolution: 209-237. Princeton: Princeton Unversity Press.

E.A. Herre, N. Knowlton, U.G. Mueller, and S.A. Rehner. 1999. The evolution of mutualisms: exploring the paths between conflict and cooperation. TREE. 14(2) 49-53


James D. Nason;Edward Allen Herre;James L. Hamrick. 1998. The breeding structure of a tropical keystone plant resource. Nature 391: 685.

S. A. West and E. A. Herre. 1998. Stabilizing Selection and Variance in Fig Wasp Sex Ratios. Evolution, 52, 2. 475-485


Edward Allen Herre;Stuart A. West. 1997. Conflict of interest in a mutualism: Documenting the elusive fig wasp-seed trade-off. Proceedings of the Royal Society (London) B. 264(1387): 1501-1507.


Elisabeth K. V. Kalko, Edward Allen Herre and Charles O. Handley, Jr. 1996. Relation of fig fruit characteristics to fruit-eating bats in the New and Old World tropics. Journal of Biogeography 23, 565-576.

Edward Allen Herre. 1996. An overview of studies on a community of Panamanian figs. Journal of Biogeography 23: 593-607.

Stuart A. West;Edward Allen Herre;Donald M. Windsor;Philip R. S. Green. 1996. The ecology and evolution of the New World non-pollinating fig wasp communities. Journal of Biogeography 23(4): 447-458.


Edward Allen Herre. 1993. Population structure and the evolution of virulence in nematode parasites of fig wasps. Science 259(March 5): 1442-1445.


Edward Allen Herre. 1989. Coevolution of reproductive characteristics in 12 species of New World figs and their pollinator wasps. Experientia 45: 637-647.


Edward Allen Herre. 1985. Sex ratio adjustment in fig wasps. Science 228: 896-898.

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