Ecological Publications

KING T.J. & WOODELL S.R.J. (1973). The causes of regular pattern in desert perennials. Journal of Ecology 61, 761-765.  Reprinted in Hazen H.E. (ed.) Readings in population and community ecology (3rd edition) Saunders, Philadelphia. (65 citations by others in the literature)

KING T.J. (1974). Fruit dispersal in pioneer and climax trees. School Science Review, 5, 519-521.

KING T.J. (1975). Inhibition of seed germination under leaf canopies in Arenaria serpyllifolia, Veronica arvensis and Cerastium holosteoides. New Phytologist, 75, 87-90. (116 citations)

KING T.J. & WOODELL S.R.J. (1975). The use of the mounds of Lasius flavus in teaching some principles of ecological investigation. Journal of Biological Education, 9, 109-113. (4 citations)

KING T.J. (1976). The viable seed contents of ant-hill and pasture soil. New Phytologist, 77, 143-147. (26 citations)

KING T.J. (1977). The plant ecology of ant-hills in calcareous grasslands. I. Patterns of species in relation to ant-hills in southern England. Journal of Ecology, 65, 237-256. (166 citations)

KING T.J. (1977). The plant ecology of ant-hills in calcareous grasslands. II. Succession on the mounds. Journal of Ecology, 65, 257-278. (74 citations)

KING T.J. (1977). The plant ecology of ant-hills in calcareous grasslands. III. Factors affecting the population sizes of selected species on ant-hills. Journal of Ecology, 65, 279-315. (49 citations)

KING T.J. (1981). Ant-hills and grassland history. Journal of Biogeography, 8, 329-334. (30 citations)

KING T.J. (1981). Ant-hill vegetation of acidic grasslands in the Gower peninsula, South Wales, New Phytologist, 88, 559-571. (21 citations)

KING T.J. & WOODELL S.R.J. (1984). Are regular patterns in desert shrubs artefacts of sampling? Journal of Ecology, 72, 295-298. (21 citations)

KING T.J. & WOODELL S.R.J. (1986). Competition amongst desert perennials. Nature, 231,122.(2 citations)

KING T.J. & WOODELL S.R.J. (1987). Problems in sampling desert shrub populations: a comment and a correction. Journal of Ecology, 75, 201-202 (6 citations).

WOODELL S.R.J. & KING T.J. (1991). The influence of mound-building ants on British lowland vegetation. pp. 521-535 in Ant-Plant  Interactions (ed. C.R. Huxley, D.F. Cutler).
BES/Linnaean Society syposium, Oxford University Press. (48 citations)

KING T.J. (2003).  Mosses and aspect; why is Scleropodium purum abundant on the north-facing sides of ant-hills? Journal of Bryology. 25, 225-227. (7 citations)

KING T J (2006) The value of ant-hills in grasslands. British Wildlife 17(6) – August 2006, 392-397.

KING T J (2007) The roles of seed mass and persistent seed banks in gap colonisation in grassland. Plant Ecology, 193, 233-239. (13 citations)

KING T J (2014) Seed dispersal by a herbivore maintains meta-populations of short-lived plant species on ant-hills. p.122 in Mucina L., Price J. & Kalwijil M. (Eds) Biodiversity and vegetation: patterns, processes, conservation. IAVS symposium. Kwongan Foundation, Perth, AU.

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