Prof Anne Magurran

Prof Anne Magurran


Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award

ERC Advanced Grant

Deputy Convenor Biology Panel Hong Kong RAE 2014

Board of Reviewing Editors, Science

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Beverton Medal (FSBI) 2006

Research Group:

Dr Amy Deacon

Dr Hideyasu Shimadzu

Ms Faye Moyes

Ms Morelia Camacho-Cervantes

Mr Al Reeve

Ms Alessanda Rocha Kortz

Funded collaborations:

University of the West Indies, Trinidad
Mamiraua Sustainable Development Institute, Brazil

source: symbiosis


Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Negrão, R, Sampaio-e-Silva, T, Rocha Kortz, A, Magurran, A & Silva Matos , DM 2017, 'An endangered tree fern increases beta-diversity at a fine scale in the Atlantic Forest Ecosystem' Flora, vol 234, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1016/j.flora.2017.05.020
Vellend, M, Dornelas, M, Baeten, L, Beauséjour, R, Brown, CD, De Frenne, P, Elmendorf, SC, Gotelli, NJ, Moyes, F, Myers-Smith, IH, Magurran, AE, McGill, BJ, Shimadzu, H & Sievers, C 2017, 'Estimates of local biodiversity change over time stand up to scrutiny' Ecology, vol 98, no. 2, pp. 583-590. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1660
Magurran, AE 2016, 'How ecosystems change' Science, vol 351, no. 6272, pp. 448-449. DOI: 10.1126/science.aad6758
Griffiths, SW, Orpwood , JE, Ojanguren, AF, Armstrong , JD & Magurran, A 2014, 'Sexual segregation in monomorphic minnows' Animal Behaviour, vol 88, pp. 7-12. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.11.014
Dornelas, M, Magurran, A, Buckland, ST, Chao, A, Chazdon, RL, Colwell, RK, Curtis, T, Gaston, KJ, Gotelli, NJ, Kosnik, MA, McGill, B, McCune, JL, Morlon, H, Mumby, PJ, Øvreås, L, Studeny, A & Vellend, M 2013, 'Quantifying temporal change in biodiversity: challenges and opportunities' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol 280, no. 1750, 20121931. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1931
Buckland, ST, Baillie, S, Dick, J, Elston, D, Magurran, A, Scott, M, Smith, R, Somerfield, P, Studeny, AC & Watt, A 2012, 'How should regional biodiversity be monitored?' Environmental and Ecological Statistics, vol 19, no. 4, pp. 601-626. DOI: 10.1007/s10651-012-0202-7
Sievers, C, Willing, E-M, Hoffmann, M, Dreyer, C, Ramnarine, I & Magurran, A 2012, 'Reasons for the invasive success of a guppy (Poecilia reticulata) population in Trinidad' PLoS One, vol 7, no. 5, e38404. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038404
Magurran, A 2010, 'Q&A' Current Biology, vol 20, no. 13, pp. 545-546.


The Secretary
Scottish Oceans Institute
Institiud Chuantan na h-Alba
Gatty Marine Laboratory
East Sands St Andrews
KY16 8LB

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