Klaus Winter

99 publications found


Slot M, Winter K (2017) In situ temperature response of photosynthesis of 42 tree and liana species in the canopy of two Panamanian lowland tropical forests with contrasting rainfall regimes. New Phytologist 214: 1103-1117. [Download]
Turner BL, Zalamea P-C, Condit R, Winter K, Wright SJ, Dalling JW (2017) No evidence that boron influences species distributions in lowland tropical forests of Panama. New Phytologist 214: 108-119. [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM (2017) Facultative crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in four small C3 and C4 leaf-succulents. Australian Journal of Botany 65: 103-108. [Download]


Brilhaus D, Bräutigam A, Mettler-Altmann T, Winter K, Weber A (2016) Reversible burst of transcriptional changes during induction of crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in Talinum triangulare. Plant Physiology 170: 102-122 [Download]
Dalling JW, Cernusak LA, Winter K, Aranda J, Garcia M, Virgo A, Cheesman AW, Baresch A, Jaramillo C, Turner BL (2016) Two tropical conifers show strong growth and water-use efficiency responses to altered CO2 concentration. Annals of Botany 118: 1113-1125. [Download]
Fahey C, Winter K, Slot M, Kitajima K (2016) Influence of arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization on whole-plant respiration and thermal acclimation of tropical tree seedlings. Ecology and Evolution 6: 859-870. [Download]
Holtum JAM, Hancock LP, Edwards EJ, Crisp MD, Crayn DM, Sage R, Winter K (2016) Australia lacks stem succulents but is it depauperate in plants with crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM)? Current Opinion in Plant Biology 31: 109-117. [Download]
Krause GH, Winter K, Krause B, Virgo A (2016) Protection by light against heat stress in leaves of tropical CAM plants containing high acid levels. Functional Plant Biology 43: 1061-1069. [Download]
Reef R, Slot M, Motro U, Motro M, Motro Y, Adame MF, Garcia M, Aranda J, Lovelock CE, Winter K (2016). The effects of CO2 and nutrient fertilisation on the growth and temperature response of the mangrove Avicennia germinans. Photosynthesis Research 129: 159-170. [Download]
Slot M, Garcia MN, Winter K (2016) Temperature responses of CO2 exchange in three tropical tree species. Functional Plant Biology 43: 468-478. [Download]
Slot M, Winter K (2016) The effects of rising temperature on the ecophysiology of tropical forest trees. In. Goldstein G, Santiago LS (eds.) Tropical Tree Physiology: Adaptations and Responses in a Changing Environment. Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp. 385-412. [Download]
Zalamea P-C, Turner BL, Winter K, Jones FA, Sarmiento C, Dalling JW (2016) Seedling responses to phosphorus reflect adult distribution patterns of tropical tree species. New Phytologist 212: 400-408. [Download]


Crayn DM, Winter K, Schulte K, Smith JAC (2015) Photosynthetic pathways in Bromeliaceae: the phylogenetic and ecological significance of CAM and C3 based on carbon isotope ratios for 1893 species. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 178: 169-221 [Download]
Krause GH, Winter K, Krause B, Virgo A (2015) Light-stimulated heat tolerance in leaves of two neotropical tree species, Ficus insipida and Calophyllum longifolium. Functional Plant Biology 42: 42-51 [Download]
Marvin DC, Winter K, Burnham RJ, Schnitzer SA (2015) No evidence that elevated CO2 gives tropical lianas an advantage over tropical trees. Global Change Biology 21: 2055-2069 [Download]
Piperno DR, Holst I, Winter K, McMillan O (2015) Teosinte before domestication: experimental study of growth and phenotypic variability in late Pleistocene and early Holocene environments. Quaternary International 363: 65-77 [Download]
Reef R, Winter K, Morales J, Adame MF, Reef DL, Lovelock CE (2015) The effect of atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations on salinity tolerance in the mangrove Avicennia germinans over a range of salinities. Physiologia Plantarum 154: 358-368 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM (2015) Cryptic crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in Jatropha curcas. Functional Plant Biology 42: 711-717 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM, Smith JAC (2015). Crassulacean acid metabolism: a continuous or discrete trait? New Phytologist 208: 73-78 [Download]
Winter, Klaus and Holtum, Joseph A. M. 2015. Cryptic crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) in Jatropha curcas. Functional Plant Biology, doi:10.1071/FP15021 [Download]
Yang X, Cushman JC, Borland AM, Edwards EJ, Wullschleger SD, Tuskan GA, Owen NA, Griffiths H, Smith JAC, de Paoli HC, Weston DJ, Cottingham R, Hartwell J, Davis SC, Silvera K, Ming R, Schlauch K, Abraham P, Stewart JR, Guo H-B, Albion R, Ha J, Lim SD, Wone BWM, Yim WC, Garcia T, Mayer JA, Petereit J, Nair SS, Casey E, Hettich RL, Ceusters J, Ranjan P, Palla KJ, Yin H, Reyes-García C, Andrade JL, Freschi L, Beltrán JD, Dever LV, Boxall SF, Waller J, Davies J, Bupphada P, Kadu N, Winter K, Sage RF, Aguilar CN, Schmutz J, Jenkins J, Holtum JAM (2015). A roadmap for research on crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) to enhance sustainable food and bioenergy production in a hotter, drier world. New Phytologist 207: 491-504 [Download]


Céron-Souza I, Turner BL, Winter K, Medina E, Bermingham E, Feliner GN. 2014. Reproductive phenology and physiological traits in the red mangrove hybrid complex (Rhizophora mangle and R. racemosa) across a natural gradient of nutrients and salinity. Plant Ecology 215: 481-493. [Download]
Givnish, Thomas J., Barfuss, Michael H. J., Van Ee, Riina, Ricarda, Schulte, Katharina, Horres, Ralf, Gonsiska, Philip A., Jabaily, Rachel S., Crayn, Darren M., Smith, J. Andrew C., Winter, Klaus, Brown, Gregory K., Evans, Timothy M., Holst, Bruce K., Luther, Harry, Till, Walter, Zizka, Georg, Berry, Paul E. and Systma, Keneth J. 2014. Adaptive radiation, correlated and contingent evolution, and net species diversification in Bromeliaceae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 71(1) 55-78 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K (2014) Limited photosynthetic plasticity in the leaf-succulent CAM plant Agave angustifolia grown at different temperatures. Functional Plant Biology 41: 843-849 [Download]
Silvera K, Winter K, Rodriguez BL, Albion RL, Cushman JC (2014) Multiple isoforms of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase in the Orchidaceae (subtribe Oncidiinae): implications for the evolution of crassulacean acid metabolism. Journal of Experimental Botany 65: 3623-3636 [Download]
Slot M, Rey-Sánchez C, Gerber S, Lichstein JW, Winter K, Kitajima K (2014) Thermal acclimation of leaf respiration of tropical trees and lianas: response to experimental canopy warming, and consequences for tropical forest carbon balance. Global Change Biology 20: 2915-2926 [Download]
Slot M, Rey-Sánchez C, Winter K, Kitajima K (2014) Trait-based scaling of temperature-dependent foliar respiration in a species-rich forest canopy. Functional Ecology 28: 1074-1086 [Download]
Sun Y, Gu Lianhong, Dickinson RE, Pallardy SG, Baker J, Cao Y, Murilo da Matta F, Dong X, Ellsworth D, Van Goethem D, Jensen AM, Law BE, Loos R, Martins SCV, Norby RJ, Warren J, Weston D, Winter K (2014) Asymmetrical effects of mesophyll conductance on fundamental photosynthetic parameters and their relationships estimated from leaf gas exchange measurements. Plant, Cell and Environment 37: 978-994. [Download]
Winter K, Garcia M, Holtum JAM (2014) Nocturnal versus diurnal CO2 uptake: how flexible is Agave angustifolia? Journal of Experimental Botany 65: 3695-3703 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM (2014) Facultative crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) plants: powerful tools for unravelling the functional elements of CAM photosynthesis. Journal of Experimental Botany 65: 3425-3441 [Download]


Beltrán JD, Lasso E, Madriñán S, Virgo A, Winter K (2013) Juvenile tank-bromeliads lacking tanks: do they engage in CAM photosynthesis? Photosynthetica 51: 55-62 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Ubierna N, Winter K, Holtum JAM, Marshall JD, Farquhar GD (2013) Environmental and physiological determinants of carbon isotope discrimination in terrestrial plants. New Phytologist 200: 950-965 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Dalling JW, Holtum JAM, Jaramillo C, Körner C, Leakey ADB, Norby RJ, Poulter B, Turner BL, Wright SJ (2013) Tropical forest responses to increasing atmospheric CO2: current knowledge and opportunities for future research. Functional Plant Biology 40: 531-551 [Download]
Cheesman AW, Winter K (2013) Elevated night-time temperatures increase growth in seedlings of two tropical pioneer tree species. New Phytologist 197: 1185-1192 [Download]
Cheesman, Alexander W. and Winter, Klaus. 2013. Growth response and acclimation of CO2 exchange characteristics to elevated temperatures in tropical tree seedlings. Journal of Experimental Botany, pp. 1-12 [Download]
Dalling JW, Winter K, Andersen KM, Turner BL (2013) Artefacts of the pot environment on soil nutrient availability: implications for the interpretation of ecological studies. Plant Ecology 214:329-338 [Download]
Krause GH, Cheesman AW, Winter K, Krause B, Virgo A (2013) Thermal tolerance, net CO2 exchange and growth of a tropical tree species, Ficus insipida, cultivated at elevated daytime and nighttime temperatures. Journal of Plant Physiology 170: 822-827 [Download]
Nottingham AT, Turner BL, Winter K, Chamberlain PM, Stott A, Tanner EVJ (2013) Root and arbuscular mycorrhizal mycelial interactions with soil microorganisms in lowland tropical forest. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 85: 37-50 [Download]


Krause GH, Winter K, Matsubara S, Krause B, Jahns P, Virgo A, Aranda J, García M. 2012. Photosynthesis, photoprotection, and growth of shade-tolerant tropical tree seedlings under full sunlight. Photosynthesis Research 113: 273-285 [Download]


Baresch A, Smith JAC, Winter K, Valerio AL, Jaramillo C (2011) Karatophyllum bromelioides L.D. Gómez revisited, a probable fossil CAM bromeliad. American Journal of Botany 98: 1905-1908 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Martinez C, Correa E, Aranda J, Garcia M, Jaramillo C, Turner BL (2011) Responses of legume versus nonlegume tropical tree seedlings to elevated CO2 concentration. Plant Physiology 157: 372-385 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Turner BL (2011) Transpiration modulates phosphorus acquisition in tropical tree seedlings. Tree Physiology 31: 878-885 [Download]
Givnish TJ, Barfuss MHJ, Van Ee B, Riina R, Schulte K, Horres R, Gonsiska PA, Jabaily RS, Crayn DM, Smith JAC, Winter K, Brown GK, Evans TM, Holst BK, Luther H, Till W, Zizka G, Berry PE, Sytsma KJ (2011) Phylogeny, adaptive radiation, and historical biogeography in Bromeliaceae: insights from an eight-locus plastid phylogeny. American Journal of Botany 98: 872-895 [Download]
West-Eberhard MJ, Smith JAC, Winter K (2011) Photosynthesis, reorganized. Science 332: 311-312 [Download]
Winter K, Garcia M, Holtum JAM (2011) Drought-stress-induced up-regulation of CAM in seedlings of a tropical cactus, Opuntia elatior, operating predominantly in the C3 mode. Journal of Experimental Botany 62: 4037-4042 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM (2011) Induction and reversal of crassulacean acid metabolism in Calandrinia polyandra: effects of soil moisture and nutrients. Functional Plant Biology 38: 576-582 [Download]


Cernusak LA, Winter K, Turner BL (2010) Leaf nitrogen to phosphorus ratios of tropical trees: experimental assessment of physiological and environmental controls. New Phytologist 185: 770-779 [Download]
Garrish V, Cernusak LA, Winter K, Turner BL (2010) Nitrogen to phosphorus ratio of plant biomass versus soil solution in a tropical pioneer tree, Ficus insipida. Journal of Experimental Botany 61, 3735-3748 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K (2010) Elevated [CO2] and forest vegetation: more a water issue than a carbon issue? Functional Plant Biology 37, 694-702 [Download]
Krause GH, Winter K, Krause B, Jahns P, Garcia M, Aranda J, Virgo A (2010) High-temperature tolerance of a tropical tree, Ficus insipida: methodological reassessment and climate change considerations. Functional Plant Biology 37: 890-900 [Download]
Nottingham AT, Turner BL, Winter K, van der Heijden MGA, Tanner EVJ (2010) Arbuscular mycorrhizal mycelial respiration in a moist tropical forest. New Phytologist 186: 957-967 [Download]
Silvera K, Neubig KM, Whitten MW, Williams NH, Winter K, Cushman JC (2010) Evolution along the crassulacean acid metabolism continuum. Functional Plant Biology 37: 995-1010 [Download]
Silvera K, Santiago LS, Cushman JC, Winter K (2010) The incidence of crassulacean acid metabolism in Orchidaceae derived from carbon isotope ratios: a checklist of the flora of Panama and Costa Rica. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 163: 194-222 [Download]


Cernusak LA, Winter K, Aranda J, Virgo A, Garcia M (2009) Transpiration efficiency over an annual cycle, leaf gas exchange, and wood carbon isotope ratio of three tropical tree species. Tree Physiology 29: 1153-1161 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Turner BL (2009) Physiological and isotopic (δ13C and δ18O) responses of three tropical tree species to water and nutrient availability. Plant Cell Environment 32:1441-1455 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Turner BL (2009) Plant δ14N correlates with transpiration efficiency and nitrogen acquisition in tropical trees. Plant Physiology 151: 1667-1676 [Download]
Matsubara S, Krause GH, Aranda J, Virgo A, Beisel K, Jahns P, Winter K. (2009). Sun- shade patterns of leaf carotenoid composition in 86 species of neotropical forest plants. Functional Plant Biology. 36: 20-36 [Download]
Silvera K, Santiago LS, Cushman JC, Winter K (2009) Crassulacean acid metabolism and epiphytism linked to adaptive radiations in the Orchidaceae. Plant Physiology 149: 1838-1847 [Download]
Vargas-Soto JG, Andrade JL, Winter K (2009) Carbon isotope composition and mode of photosynthesis in Clusia species from Mexico. Photosynthetica 47: 33-40 [Download]
Winter K, Garcia M, Holtum JAM (2009) Canopy CO2 exchange of two neotropical tree species exhibiting constitutive and facultative CAM photosynthesis, Clusia rosea and Clusia cylindrica. Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 1829-1840 [Download]


Cernusak LA, Mejia-Chang M, Winter K, Griffiths H. 2008. Oxygen isotope composition of CAM and C3 Clusia species: non-steady-state dynamics control leaf water 18O enrichment in succulent leaves. Plant, Cell and Environment 31: 1644-1662 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Aranda J, Turner BL. 2008. Conifers, angiosperm trees, and lianas: growth, whole-plant water and nitrogen-use efficiency, and stable isotope composition (δ13C and δ18O) of seedlings grown in a tropical environment. Plant Physiology 148: 642-659 [Download]
Matsubara S, Krause GH, Seltman M, Virgo A, Kursar TA, Jahns P, Winter K. 2008. Light-harvesting function of lutein epoxide in leaves of the tropical tree genus Inga. Plant, Cell and Environment 31: 548-561 [Download]
Winter K, Garcia M, Holtum JAM. 2008. On the nature of facultative and constitutive CAM: environmental and developmental control of CAM expression during early growth of Clusia, Kalanchoe, and Opuntia. Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 1829-1840 [Download]


Cernusak LA, Aranda J, Marshall JD, Winter K. 2007. Large variation in whole-plant water-use efficiency among tropical tree species. New Phytologist 173: 294-305 [Download]
Cernusak LA, Winter K, Aranda J, Turner BL, Marshall JD. 2007. Transpiration efficiency of a tropical pioneer tree (Ficus insipida) in relation to soil fertility. Journal of Experimental Botany 58: 3549-3566 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K, Weeks MA, Sexton TR. 2007. Crassulacean acid metabolism in the ZZ plant, Zamioculcas zamiifolia (Araceae). American Journal of Botany 94: 1670-1676 [Download]
Krause GH, Jahns P, Virgo A, Garcia M, Aranda J, Wellmann E, Winter K. 2007. Photoprotection, photosynthesis and growth of tropical tree seedlings under near-ambient and strongly reduced solar ultraviolet-B radiation. Journal of Plant Physiology 164: 1311-1322 [Download]
McCulloh KA, Winter K, Meinzer FC, Garcia M, Aranda J, Lachenbruch B. 2007. A comparison of daily water use estimates derived from constant-heat sap-flow probe values and gravimetric measurements of pot-grown saplings. Tree Physiology 27:1355-1360 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM. 2007. Environment or development? Lifetime net CO2 exchange and control of the expression of crassulacean acid metabolism in Mesembryanthemum crystallinum. Plant Physiology 143: 98-107 [Download]


Krause GH, Galle A, Virgo A, Garica M, Bucic P, Jahns P, Winter K. 2006. High-light stress does not impair biomass accumulation of sun-acclimated tropical tree seedlings (Calophyllum longifolium Willd. and Tectona grandis L. f.). Plant Biology 8(1): 31-41. [Download]
Medina E, Aguiar G, Gomez M, Aranda J, Medina JD, Winter K. 2006. Taxonomic significance of the epicuticular wax composition in species of the genus Clusia from Panama. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 34(4): 319-326. [Download]


Gehrig HH, Wood JA, Cushman MA, Virgo A, Cushman JC, Winter K. 2005. Large gene family of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase in the crassulacean acid metabolism plant Kalanchoe pinnata (Crassulaceae) characterised by partial cDNA sequence analysis. Functional Plant Biology 32(5): 467-472. [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K'. 2005. Carbon isotope composition of canopy leaves in a tropical forest in Panama throughout a seasonal cycle. Trees: Structure and Function 19: 545-551. [Download]
Silvera K., Santiago LS, Winter K. 2005. Distribution of crassulacean acid metabolism in orchids of Panama: evidence of selection for weak and strong modes. Functional Plant Biology 32(5): 397-407. [Download]
Skillman JB, Garcia M, Virgo A, Winter K. 2005. Growth irradiance effects on photosynthesis and growth in two co-occurring shadetolerant Neotropical perennials of contrasting photosynthetic pathways. American Journal of Botany 92(11): 1811-1819. [Download]
Winter K, Aranda J, Holtum JAM. 2005. Carbon isotope composition and water-use efficiency in plants with crassulacean acid metabolism. Functional Plant Biology 32(5): 381-388. [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM. 2005. The effects of salinity, crassulacean acid metabolism and plant age on the carbon isotope composition of Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L., a halophytic C3-CAM species. Planta 222(1): 201-209. [Download]


Crayn DM, Winter K, Smith JAC. 2004. Multiple origins of crassulacean acid metabolism and the epiphytic habit in the Neotropical family Bromeliaceae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101: 3703-3708 [Download]
Dalling JW, Winter K, Hubbell SP. 2004. Variation in growth responses of neotropical pioneers to simulated forest gaps. Functional Ecology 18: 725-736 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Aranda J, Virgo A, Gehrig HH, Winter K. 2004. δ13C value and crassulacean acid metabolism in Clusia species from Panama. Trees 18: 658-668 [Download]
Krause GH, Grube E, Koroleva OY, Barth C, Winter K. 2004. Do mature shade leaves of tropical tree seedlings acclimate to high sunlight and UV radiation? Functional Plant Biology 31: 743-756 [Download]


Gehrig HH, Aranda J, Cushman MA, Virgo A, Cushman JC, Hammel BE, Winter K (2003) Cladogram of Panamanian Clusia based on nuclear DNA: implications for the origins of crassulacean acid metabolism. Plant Biology 5: 59-70 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K (2003) Photosynthetic CO2 uptake in seedlings of two tropical tree species exposed to oscillating elevated concentrations of CO2. Planta 218: 152-158 [Download]
Krause GH, Gallé A, Gademann R, Winter K (2003) Capacity of protection against ultraviolet radiation in sun and shade leaves of tropical forest plants. Functional Plant Biology 30: 533-542 [Download]
Krause GH, Grube E, Virgo A, Winter K (2003) Sudden exposure to solar UV-B radiation reduces net CO2 uptake and photosystem I efficiency in shade-acclimated tropical tree seedlings. Plant Physiology 131: 736-744 [Download]


Coley PD, Massa M, Lovelock CE, Winter K (2002) Effects of elevated CO2 on foliar chemistry for saplings of nine species of tropical tree. Oecologia 133: 62-69 [Download]
Pierce S, Winter K, Griffiths H (2002) Carbon isotope ratio and the extent of daily CAM use by Bromeliaceae. New Phytologist 156: 75-83 [Download]
Pierce S, Winter K, Griffiths H (2002) The role of CAM in high rainfall cloud forests: an in situ comparison of photosynthetic pathways in Bromeliaceae. Plant Cell Environment 25: 1183-1192 [Download]
Winter K, Holtum JAM (2002) How closely do the δ13C values of CAM plants reflect the proportion of CO2 fixed during day and night? Plant Physiology 129: 1843-1851 [Download]


Barth C, Krause GH, Winter K (2001) Responses of photosystem I compared with photosystem II to high-light stress in tropical shade and sun leaves. Plant, Cell and Environment 24: 163-176 [Download]
Crayn DM, Smith JAC, Winter K (2001) Carbon-isotope ratios and photosynthetic pathways in the neotropical family Rapateaceae. Plant Biology 3: 569-576 [Download]
Dalling JW, Winter K, Nason JD, Hubbell SP, Murawski DA, Hamrick JL (2001) The unusual life history of Alseis blackiana: a shade-persistent pioneer tree? Ecology 82: 933-945 [Download]
Holtum JAM, Winter K (2001) Are plants growing close to the floors of tropical forests exposed to elevated concentrations of carbon dioxide? Australian Journal of Botany 49: 629-636 [Download]
Klaus Winter;Jorge E. Aranda;Milton N. Garcia J.;Aurelio Virgo;Steven R. Paton. 2001. Effect of elevated CO2 and soil fertilization on whole-plant growth and water use in seedlings of a tropical pioneer tree, Ficus insipida Willd.. Flora 196(6): 458-464. [Download]
Krause GH, Koroleva OY, Dalling JW, Winter K (2001) Acclimation of tropical tree seedlings to excessive light in simulated tree-fall gaps. Plant, Cell and Environment 24: 1345-1352 [Download]
Pierce S, Maxwell K, Griffiths H, Winter K (2001) Water-repellent trichome and epicuticular wax powder layers in the Bromeliaceae. American Journal of Botany 88: 1371-1389 [Download]
Winter K (2001) Las plantas tropicales y el aumento del dióxido de carbono en la atmósfera. In: Heckadon-Moreno S (ed) Panama: puente biológico. Instituto Smithsonian de Investigaciones Tropicales, Panama, pp 104-111 [Download]
Winter K, Garcia M, Gottsberger R, Popp M (2001) Marked growth response of communities of two tropical tree species to elevated CO2 when soil nutrient limitation is removed. Flora 196: 47-58 [Download]