Egbert Giles Leigh, Jr.


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Publications of Egbert Leigh Jr. in STRI Bibliography

Publications by Egbert Leigh Jr.

Education and Degrees

B.A., Princeton University, 1962.
Ph.D., Yale University, 1966.

Selected Bibliography

EG Leigh, Jr. 2013. Historical Biogeography of the Isthmus of Panama. Biological Reviews (in press). doi: 10.1111/brv.12048

G. J. Vermeij & EG Leigh, Jr. 2011. Natural and human economies compared. Ecosphere 2(4):art 39 doi 10.1890/ES1100004.1

EG Leigh, Jr. 2010. The group selection controversy. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23: 6-19.

EG Leigh, Jr. 2010. The evolution of mutualism. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23: 2507-2528.

EG Leigh, Jr. 2008. Tropical forest ecology: sterile or virgin for theoreticians? pp. 121-144 in W. P. Carson and S. Schnitzer, eds. Tropical Forest Community Ecology. Wiley-Blackwell.

EG Leigh, Jr., A. Hladik, CM Hladik, A. Jolly. 2007. The biogeography of large islands, or how does the size of the ecological theater affect the evolutionary play? Revue d'Ecologie 62: 105-168.

EG Leigh, Jr. 2007. Neutral theory: a historical perspective. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 2075-2091.

EG Leigh, Jr. 1991. Genes, bees & ecosystems: the evolution of a common interest among individuals. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 6: 257-262.

EG Leigh, Jr., RT Paine, JF Quinn & TH Suchanek. 1987. Wave energy and intertidal productivity. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 84: 1314-1318.