Mark E. Torchin

14 publications found


Pagenkopp Lohan, Katrina M.,Hill-Spanik, Kristina M.,Torchin, Mark E., Strong, Ellen E., Fleischer, Robert C. & Ruiz, Gregory M. 2015. Molecular phylogenetics reveals first record and invasion of Saccostrea species in the Caribbean. Marine Biology [Download]
Torchin, Mark E., Miura, Osamu and Hechinger, Ryan F. 2015. Parasite species richness and intensity of interspecific interactions increase with latitude in two 6 wide-ranging hosts. Ecology, doi:10.1890/15-0518.1 [Download]


Charles E. Mitchell, Anurag A. Agrawal, James D. Bever, Gregory S. Gilbert, Ruth A. Hufbauer, John N. Klironomos, John L. Maron, William F. Morris, Ingrid M. Parker, Alison G. Power, Eric W. Seabloom, Mark E. Torchin, and Diego P. Vazquez. 2006. Biotic interactions and plant invasions. Ecology Letters 9: 726740 [Download]
Osamu Miura, Armand M. Kuris, Mark E. Torchin, Ryan F. Hechinger, and Satoshi Chiba. 2006. Parasites alter host phenotype and may create a new ecological niche for snail hosts. Proceedings of the Royal Society 273: 13231328 [Download]


Jeffrey H.R. Goddard, Mark E. Torchin, Armand M. Kuris, and Kevin D. Lafferty. 2005. Host specificity of Sacculina carcini, a potential biological control agent of the introduced European green crab Carcinus maenas in California. Biological Invasions 7: 895912 [Download]
Mark E. Torchin, James E. Byers, and Todd C. Huspeni. 2005b. Differential parasitism of native and introduced snails: replacement of a parasite fauna. Biological Invasions 7: 885894 [Download]
Mark E. Torchin, Ryan F. Hechinger, Todd C. Huspeni, Kathleen L. Whitney, and Kevin D. Lafferty. 2005a. The introduced ribbed mussel (Geukensia demissa) in Estero de Punta Banda, Mexico: interactions with the native cord grass, Spartina foliosa. Biological Invasions 7: 607614 [Download]


A.M. Kuris, M.E. Torchin, and K.D. Lafferty. 2004. Parasites in the thoracic ganglion of Pachygrapsus marmoratus (Brachyura: Grapsidae) from the coast of Portugal. Parasite 11: 425-427 [Download]
Mark E. Torchin and Charles E. Mitchell. 2004. Parasites, pathogens, and invasions by plants and animals. Front. Ecol. Environ. 2(4): 183190 [Download]


Mark E. Torchin, Kevin D. Lafferty, Andrew P. Dobson, Valerie J. McKenzie, and Armand M. Kuris. 2003. Introduced species and their missing parasites. Nature 421: 628-630 [Download]


Armand M. Kuris, Mark E. Torchin and Kevin D. Lafferty. 2002. Fecampia erythrocephala rediscovered: prevalence and distribution of a parasitoid of the European shore crab, Carcinus maenas. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 82: 955-960 [Download]
M. E. Torchin, K. D. Lafferty, and A. M. Kuris. 2002. Parasites and marine invasions. Parasitology 124: S137-S151 [Download]


Mark E. Torchin, Kevin D. Lafferty, and Armand M. Kuris. 2001. Release from parasites as natural enemies: increased performance of a globally introduced marine crab. Biological Invasions 3: 333345 [Download]


Mark E. Torchin, Kevin D. Lafferty, and Armand M. Kuris. 1996. Infestation of an introduced host, the European green crab, Carcinus maenas, by a symbiotic nermertean egg predator, Carcinonemertes epialti. Journal of Parasitology 82(3): 449-453 [Download]