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Editors-in-Chief: C.L. Ballaré; R. Brandl; K.L. Gross; R.K. Monson; J.C. Trexler; H. Ylönen

ISSN: 0029-8549 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-1939 (electronic version)

Journal no. 442

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Editors in Chief:

Carlos L. Ballaré (Plant Interactions: Plant-Microbe and Plant-Animal)
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Avda. San Martín 4453
C1417 DSE Buenos Aires, Argentina
email: ballare@ifeva.edu.ar

Roland Brandl (Terrestrial Invertebrate Ecology)
Philipps-Universität Marburg
Fachbereich Biologie
AG Allgemeine Ökologie und Tierökologie
Karl-von-Frisch-Strasse 8
35032 Marburg, Germany
e-mail: oecologia@staff.uni-marburg.de

Katherine L. Gross (Plant Population and Community Ecology)
Michigan State University
W.K. Kellogg Biological Station
3700 E. Gull Lake Dr.
Hickory Corners, MI 49060, U.S.A.
e-mail: grossk@kbs.msu.edu

Russell K. Monson (Plant Physiological and Ecosystem Ecology)
University of Arizona
School of Natural Resources and the Environment and
Laboratory for Tree Ring Research
Bio Sciences East
1311 E. 4th St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
email: russmonson@email.arizona.edu

Joel Trexler (Aquatic Ecology)
Florida International University
Department of Biological Sciences
3000 NE 151 St
North Miami, FL 33181
email: trexlerj@fiu.edu

Hannu Ylönen (Terrestrial Vertebrate Ecology)
Director, Konnevesi Research Station
Dept. of Biological and Environmental Science
University of Jyväskylä, P.O. Box 35
40014 Jyväskylä, Finland
e-mail:  oecologia-hy@jyu.fi

Editorial Board:

Aquatic Ecology (Editor-in-Chief: Joel Trexler, North Miami, USA)

Handling Editors:
Ross Alford, Townsville
Leon Barmuta, Hobart
Lisa Belden, Blackburg
Maarten Boersma, Helgoland
Bryan Brown, Blacksburg
Deron Burkepile, Santa Barbara
David Chalcraft, Greenville
Don DeAngelis, Coral Gables, FL
James Fourqurean, Miami
Donovan German, Irvine
Robert O. Hall, Laramie
Jason T. Hoverman, West Lafayette
Pieter Johnson, Boulder
Jamie Kneitel, Sacramento
Jill Lancaster, Parkville
Jeremy Long, San Diego
David Marcogliese, Montreal
Helene Marsh, Townsville
Pablo Munguia, Adelaide
Scott Peacor, East Lansing
Peter Petraitis, Philadelphia 
Nicole Phillips, Wellington
Dan Reed, Santa Barbara
Stuart Sandin, La Jolla
Jonathan Shurin, San Diego
Brian Shuter, Toronto
Ulrich Sommer, Kiel
Howard Whiteman, Murray
Aaron Wirsing, Washington

Plant Physiological and Ecosystem Ecology (Editor-in-Chief: Russell Monson, Tucson, USA)

Handling Editors:
Gerardo Avalos, San Pedro
David Bowling, Salt Lake City  
Nina Buchmann, Zürich
Mercedes Bustamante, Brasilia
Evan H. DeLucia, Urbana*
James R. Ehleringer, Salt Lake City
Jennifer L. Funk, Orange
Arthur Gessler, Zürich
Miguel Gonzalez-Meler, Chicago
Allan T. G. Green, Hamilton
Stephan Hättenschwiler, Montpellier
Hermann Heilmeier, Freiberg
Kouki Hikosaka, Aoba
Jeremy Lichstein, Gainesville
Frederick C. Meinzer, Corvallis
Duncan N.L. Menge, New York
Ulo Niinemets, Tartu
Pascal A. Niklaus, Zürich
Richard Phillips, Bloomington
David A. Pyke, Corvallis
Susana Rodriguez-Echeverria, Coimbra
Rowan F. Sage, Toronto
Louis S. Santiago, Riverside
Susan Schwinning, San Marcos
Timothy R. Seastedt, Boulder
John Stark, Logan
Heather Throop, Tempe
David Tissue, Sydney
Fernando Valladares, Madrid
Håkan Wallander, Lund
Joy Ward, Lawrence

Plant Population and Community Ecology (Editor-in-Chief: Katherine Gross, Hickory Corners, USA)

Handling Editors:

Edith Allen, Riverside
Thomas Carlo, University Park, PA
Kendi F. Davies, Boulder
Sarah Emery, Louisville
Yu-Long Feng, Yunnan
Marie-Josie Fortin, Toronto
Douglas A. Frank, Syracuse, NY
Monica Geber, Ithaca, NY
Catherine Gehring, Flagstaff, AZ
Juan Ernesto Guevara Andino, Quito
Yanjie Liu, Changchun
Jonathan A. Myers, St. Louis
Amy Parachnowitsch, Uppsala
Anne Pringle, Madison
Christiane Roscher, Leipzig
Carly Steven, Lancaster, UK
Casey P. terHorst, Northridge, CA
Brian Wilsey, Ames, IA
Anne C. Worley, Winnipeg

Plant Interactions: Plant-Microbe and Plant-Animal (Editor-in-Chief: Carlos L. Ballaré, Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Handling Editors:
Amy T. Austin, Buenos Aires
Evan H. DeLucia, Urbana*
Jessica Forrest, Ottawa
Candace Galen, Columbia
Paulo Guimaraes, São Paulo
Moshe Inbar, Haifa
Merijn Kant, Amsterdam
Ian Kaplan, West Lafayette
Richard Karban, Davis
Caroline Mueller, Bielefeld
Colin M. Orians, Medford
Corné M. J. Pieterse, Utrecht
Joel Sachs, Riverside
Jennifer Thaler, Ithaca
David Watson, Albury
Susan Whitehead, Blacksburg

Terrestrial Invertebrate Ecology (Editor-in-Chief: Roland Brandl, Marburg, Germany)

Handling Editors:
Sven Bacher, Fribourg
Riccardo Bommarco, Uppsala
Raphael Didham, Perth
Nina Farwig, Marburg
Konrad Fiedler, Wien
Klaus Fischer, Greifswald
Heloise Gibb, Melbourne
George Heimpel, St. Paul
Thomas S. Hoffmeister, Bremen
Diethart Matthies, Marburg
Wolf M. Mooij, Nieuwersluis
Sylvain Pincebourde, Tours
Andreas Prinzing, Rennes
Liliane Rueß, Berlin
Stefan Scheu, Darmstadt
Evan Siemann, Houston
Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, Würzburg
Wolfgang W. Weisser, München
Volkmar Wolters, Giessen

Terrestrial Vertebrate Ecology (Editor-in-Chief: Hannu Ylönen, Jyväskylä, Finland)

Handling Editors:
Anders Angerbjörn, Stockholm
Peter B. Banks, Sydney
Matthew Crowther, Sydney
Frauke Ecke, Umeå
Jean-Michel Gaillard, Villeurbanne
Jörg U. Ganzhorn, Hamburg
Ilpo Kojola, Oulu
Pawel Koteja, Krakow
Indrikis Krams, Daugavpils
Thomas Koert Lameris, Wageningen
Joanna E. Lambert, Boulder
Nicolas Lecomte, Moncton
Jean-Francoise Le Galliard, Paris
Herwig Leirs, Antwerpen
Thomas Lilley, Liverpool
Oliver Love, Windsor
Kevin Matson, Wageningen
Seth Newsome, Albuquerque
Ola Olsson, Lund
Markku Orell, Oulu
Hannu Pöysä, Joensuu
Lin Schwarzkopf, Townsville
Michael Sheriff, University Park
Janne Sundell, Helsinki
Robert Thomson, Pretoria
Raoul Van Damme, Wilrijk
Christian Voigt, Berlin
Chris Whelan, Chicago
Blair Wolf, Albuquerque

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