Mark Erik Torchin


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Publications of Mark E. Torchin in STRI Bibliography

Publications by Mark E. Torchin

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Education and Degrees

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002
M.S., University of Oregon, 1994
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1991

Selected Bibliography

Miura, O., M.E. Torchin, E. Bermingham, D.K. Jacobs, R.F. Hechinger (2012). Flying shells: historical dispersal of marine snails across Central America. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 279:1061-1067. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2011.1599

Freestone, A.L, R.W. Osman, G.M. Ruiz, M.E. Torchin (2011). Stronger predation in tropics shapes species richness patterns in marine communities. Ecology 92: 983-993.

Roche, D.G., B. Leung, E.F. Mendoza Franco, M.E. Torchin (2010). Higher parasite richness, abundance, and impact in native versus introduced cichlid fishes. International Journal of Parasitology 40:1525-1530.

Torchin, M.E. and C.E. Mitchell (2004). Parasites, pathogens and invasions by plants and animals. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 2: 183-190.

Torchin, M.E., K.D. Lafferty, A.P. Dobson, V.J. McKenzie, A.M. Kuris (2003). Introduced species and their missing parasites. Nature 421: 628-630.