S. Joseph Wright

Email: wrightj@si.edu

Phone: +507 212.8132

Fax: +507 212.8148

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
ATT: S. Joseph Wright
Washington DC 20521-9100

Publications of S. Joseph Wright in STRI Bibliography

Publications by S. Joseph Wright

Education and Degrees

B.A., Princeton University, 1974.
Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1980.

Selected Bibliography

Hietz, P, BL Turner, W Wanek, A Richter, CA Nock, SJ Wright. 2011. Long-term change in the nitrogen cycle of tropical forests. Science 334: 664-666.

Wright, SJ, JB Yavitt, N Wurzburger, BL Turner, EVJ Tanner, EJ Sayer, LS Santiago, M Kaspari, LO Hedin, KE Harms, MN Garcia and MD Corre. 2011. Potassium, phosphorus and nitrogen limit forest plants growing on a relatively fertile soil in the lowland tropics. Ecology 92: 1616–1625.

Westbrook, JW, K Kitajima, JG Burleigh, WJ Kress, DL Erickson and SJ Wright. 2011. What makes a leaf tough? Patterns of correlated evolution between leaf toughness traits and demographic rates among 197 shade-tolerant woody species in a neotropical forest. American Naturalist 177: 800-811.

Wright, SJ, K Kitajima, NJB Kraft, PB Reich, IJ Wright, DE Bunker, R Condit, JW Dalling, SJ Davies, S Díaz, BMJ Engelbrecht, KE Harms, SP Hubbell, CO Marks, MC Ruiz-Jaen, CM Salvador and AE Zanne. 2010. Functional traits and the growth-mortality tradeoff in tropical trees. Ecology 91: 3664-3674.

Dent, DH and SJ Wright. 2009. The future of tropical species in secondary forests: a quantitative review. Biological Conservation. 142: 2833-2843.

Wright, SJ, HC Muller-Landau and J Schipper. 2009. The future of tropical species on a warmer planet. Conservation Biology 23: 1418–1426