Theoretical Ecology

(The TQCC of Theoretical Ecology is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Inferring species interactions using Granger causality and convergent cross mapping30
Higher order interactions and species coexistence28
Persistence and extinction dynamics driven by the rate of environmental change in a predator–prey metacommunity16
Differences among species in seed dispersal and conspecific neighbor effects can interact to influence coexistence13
Evolutionary rescue can prevent rate-induced tipping12
Transient disease dynamics across ecological scales11
Consequences of barriers and changing seasonality on population dynamics and harvest of migratory ungulates10
Species dynamics and interactions via metabolically informed consumer-resource models10
Infect while the iron is scarce: nutrient-explicit phage-bacteria games8
Habitat loss causes long extinction transients in small trophic chains8
Selection and biodiversity change7
Fire mitigates bark beetle outbreaks in serotinous forests7
Analysis of the invasion of a city by Aedes aegypti via mathematical models and Bayesian statistics7
Harvesting a remote renewable resource7
Parasitism within mutualist guilds explains the maintenance of diversity in multi-species mutualisms7
Host plant limitation of butterflies in highly fragmented landscapes6
Trait correlations and landscape fragmentation jointly alter expansion speed via evolution at the leading edge in simulated range expansions6
Transients in ecology: stochasticity, management, and understanding6
The role of host phenology for parasite transmission6
Density regulation of co-occurring herbivores via two indirect effects mediated by biomass and non-specific induced plant defenses6
Local control of resource allocation is sufficient to model optimal dynamics in syntrophic systems6
Indirect facilitation drives species composition and stability in drylands6
Noise can create or erase long transient dynamics6
Effects of noise correlation and imperfect data sampling on indicators of critical slowing down5
Ecological management of stochastic systems with long transients5
Viewing communities as coupled oscillators: elementary forms from Lotka and Volterra to Kuramoto5
Spatial heterogeneity of mortality and diffusion rates determines larval delivery to adult habitats for coastal marine populations5
Modelling the evolution of naturally bounded traits in a population4
Chemical contamination-mediated regime shifts in planktonic systems4
Coexistence, dispersal and spatial structure in metacommunities: a stochastic model approach4
The combined effects of dispersal and herbivores on stable states in coral reefs4
Cohort splitting from plastic bet-hedging: insights from empirical and theoretical investigations in a wolf spider4
Coexistence in spatiotemporally fluctuating environments4
Estimation of the present status of the species based on the theoretical bounds of environmental noise intensity: An illustration through a big abundance data and simulation4