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    1. Ecology

    The push–pull intercrop Desmodium does not repel, but intercepts and kills pests

    Anna L Erdei, Aneth B David ... Teun Dekker
    Instead of repelling, Desmodium, a hallmark of pest suppressive sustainable intercropping, acts as a mechanical and developmental barrier to larvae, thereby truncating population development.
    1. Ecology

    Mutualistic Relationships: Balancing metabolism and reproduction

    Songdou Zhang, Shiheng An
    The bacterium responsible for a disease that infects citrus plants across Asia facilitates its own proliferation by increasing the fecundity of its host insect.
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    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Evolutionary trade-offs in dormancy phenology

    Théo Constant, F. Stephen Dobson ... Sylvain Giroud
    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Risk-sensitive learning is a winning strategy for leading an urban invasion

    Alexis J Breen, Dominik Deffner
    Animals can thrive alongside humans by being expert judges of risk.
    1. Ecology

    Boosting biodiversity monitoring using smartphone-driven, rapidly accumulating community-sourced data

    Keisuke Atsumi, Yuusuke Nishida ... Shogoro Fujiki
    1. Ecology

    Synthetic eco-evolutionary dynamics in simple molecular environment

    Luca Casiraghi, Francesco Mambretti ... Tommaso Bellini
    A variant of SELEX introduced here to induce abiotic evolution in a molecular system enables to observe and study speciation, the nature of fitness, and the interplay between use of resources and interactions between individuals.
    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Longer mandible or nose? Co-evolution of feeding organs in early elephantiforms

    Chunxiao Li, Tao Deng ... Shi-Qi Wang
    1. Ecology

    Habitat loss weakens the positive relationship between grassland plant richness and above-ground biomass

    Yongzhi Yan, Scott Jarvie, Qing Zhang
    Habitat loss rather than fragmentation per se can weaken the positive BEF relationship by reducing the percentage of grassland specialists in the community.


    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Plant Biology: Hiding in plain smell

    Youngsung Joo, Meredith C Schuman
    1. Ecology

    Ecosystems: The diversity of decay

    Emma J Sayer, Ralf Schäfer
    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    The natural history of the house sparrow

    Haley E Hanson, Noreen S Mathews ... Lynn B Martin

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