Benjamin L. Turner

Email: turnerbl@si.edu

Phone: +507 212.8171

Fax: +507 212.8148

Address:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancón
Panamá, República de Panamá

American Embassy Panama
Smithsonian Institution
Attn: Benjamin Turner
9100 Panama City Pl
Washington, DC 20521-9100

Publications:
Publications of Benjamin L. Turner in STRI Bibliography

Publications by Benjamin L. Turner

Links:
Soils Lab

Education and Degrees

B.Sc., Department of Geography, University of Sheffield, UK (1996).
Ph.D., Department of Geography, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK (2000).

Selected Bibliography

Laliberté, E., Zemunik, G., Turner, B.L., 2014. Environmental filtering explains variation in plant diversity along resource gradients. Science 345 (6204), 1602–1605.

Averill, C., Turner, B.L., Finzi, A.C., 2014. Mycorrhiza-mediated competition between plants and decomposers drives soil carbon storage. Nature 505 (7484), 543–545.

Condit, R., Engelbrecht, B.M.J., Pino, D., Pérez, R., Turner, B.L., 2013. Species distributions in response to individual soil nutrients and seasonal drought across a community of tropical trees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110, 5064–5068.

Turner, B.L., Cernusak, L.A. (eds), 2011. Ecology of the Podocarpaceae in Tropical Forests. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, Volume 95. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, Washington, D.C., USA. 207 p.

Hietz, P., Turner, B.L., Wanek, W., Richter, A., Nock, C.A., Wright, S.J., 2011. Long-term change in the nitrogen cycle of tropical forests. Science 334, 664–666.

Turner, B.L., Richardson, A.E., Mullaney, E.J. (eds), 2007. Inositol Phosphates: Linking Agriculture and the Environment. CAB International, Wallingford, UK. 304 p.

Engelbrecht, B.M.J., Comita, L.S., Condit, R., Kursar, T.A., Tyree, M.T., Turner, B.L., Hubbell, S.P., 2007. Drought sensitivity shapes species distribution patterns in tropical forests. Nature 447, 80–82.

Turner, B.L., Frossard, E., Baldwin, D.S. (eds), 2005. Organic Phosphorus in the Environment. CAB International, Wallingford, UK. 432 p.

Turner, B.L., Haygarth, P.M., 2001. Phosphorus solubilization in rewetted soils. Nature 411, 258.