Patrick A. Jansen

44 publications found


Anderson-Teixeira, Kristina; Davies, Stuart J.; Bennett, Amy C.; Gonzalez-Akre, Erika; Muller-Landau, Helene; Wright, S. Joseph; Abu Salim, Kamariah; Almeyda Zambrano, Angélica M.; Alonso, Alfonso; Baltzer, Jennifer L.; Basset, Yves; Bourg, Norman A.; Broadbent, Eben N.; Brockelman, Warren Y.; Bunyavejchewin, Sarayudh; Burslem, David F. R. P.; Butt, Nathalie; Cao, Min; Cardenas, Dairon; Chuyong, George B.; Clay, Keith; Cordell, Susan; Dattaraja, Handanakere S.; Deng, Xiaobao; Detto, Matteo; Du, Xiaojun; Duque, Alvaro; Erikson, David L.; Ewango, Corneille E. N.; Fischer, Gunter A.; Fletcher, Christine; Foster, Robin B.; Giardina, Christian P.; Gilbert, Gregory S.; Gunatilleke, Nimal; Gunatilleke, Savitri; Hao, Zhanqing; Hargrove, William W.; Hart, Terese B.; Hau, Billy C. H.; He, Fangliang; Hoffman, Forrest M.; Howe, Robert W.; Hubbell, Stephen P.; Inman-Narahari, Faith; Jansen, Patrick A.; Jiang, Mingxi; Johnson, Daniel J.; Kanzaki, Mamoru; Kassim, Abdul Rahman; Kenfack, David; Kibet, Staline; Kinnaird, Margaret F.; Korte, Lisa; Kral, Kamil; Kumar, Jitendra; Larson, Andrew J.; Li, Yide; Li, Xiankun; Liu, Shirong; Lum, Shawn K. Y.; Lutz, James A.; Ma, Keping; Maddalena, Damian M.; Makana, Jean-Remy; Malhi, Yadvinder; Marthews, Toby; Mat Serudin, Rafizah; McMahon, Sean M.; McShea, William J.; Memiaghe, Hervé R.; Mi, Xiangcheng; Mizuno, Takashi; Morecroft, Michael; Myers, Jonathan A.; Novotny, Vojtech; de Oliveira, Alexandre A.; Ong, Perry S.; Orwig, David A.; Ostertag, Rebecca; den Ouden, Jan; Parker, Geoffrey G.; Phillips, Richard P.; Sack, Lawren; Sainge, Moses N.; Sang, Weiguo; Sri-ngernyuang, Kriangsak; Sukumar, Raman; Sun, I-F; Sungpalee, Witchaphart; Suresh, Hebbalalu Sathyanarayana; Tan, Sylvester; Thomas, Sean C.; Thomas, Duncan W.; Thompson, Jill; Turner, Benjamin L.; Uriarte, Maria; Valencia, Renato; Vallejo, Marta I.; Vicentini, Alberto; Vrška, Tomáš; Wang, Xihua; Wang, Xugao; Weiblen, George; Wolf, Amy; Xu, Han; Yap, Sandra; Zimmerman, Jess. 2015. CTFS-ForestGEO: a worldwide network monitoring forests in an era of global change. Global Change Biology, 21(2): 528-549.. Attached, but already in repository. [Download]
Garzon-Lopez, C.X., L. Ballesteros-Mejia, A. Ordoñez, S.A. Bohlman, H. Olff & P.A. Jansen (2015). Indirect interactions among tropical tree species through shared rodent seed predators: a novel mechanism of tree species coexistence. Ecology Letters doi: 10.1111/ele.12452. [Download]
Meyer, N.F.V., H.J. Esser, R. Moreno, F. van Langevelde, Y. Liefting, D. Ros Oller, C.B.F. Vogels, A.D. Carver, C.K. Nielsen & P.A. Jansen (2015). An assessment of the terrestrial mammal communities in forests of Central Panama, using camera-trap surveys. Journal for Nature Conservation 26:28-35 doi:10.1016/j.jnc.2015.04.003 [Download]
Rodgers, T.W., J. Giacalone, E.J. Heske, J.E. Janecka, P.A. Jansen, C.A. Phillips & R.L. Schooley (2015). Socio-spatial organization and kin structure in ocelots from integration of camera trapping and noninvasive genetics. Journal of Mammalogy 96:120–128. doi: [Download]
Slik, (...) P.A. Jansen et al. (2015). An estimate of the number of tropical tree species. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. (Early online). doi:10.1073/pnas.1423147112 [Download]


Brown, D.D., R.A. Montgomery, J.J. Millspaugh, P.A. Jansen, C.X. Garzon-Lopez & R. Kays (2014). Selection and spatial Arrangement of rest sites within Northern tamandua (Tamandua mexicana) home ranges. Journal of Zoology 293: 160–170. doi:10.1111/jzo.12131 [Download]
Cavanaugh, K.C. S. Gosnell, S.L. Davis, J. Ahumada, P. Boundja, D.B. Clark, B. Mugerwa, P.A. Jansen, T.G. O’Brien, F. Rovero, D. Sheil, R. Vasquez & S. Andelman (2014). Carbon storage in tropical forests correlates with taxonomic diversity and functional dominance on global scales. Global Ecology and Biogeography 23: 563–573. doi: 10.1111/geb.12143 [Download]
Emsens, W.J., B.T. Hirsch, R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (2014). Prey refuges as predator hotspots: ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) attraction to agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) dens. Acta Theriologica 59: 257–262. doi: 10.1007/s13364-013-0159-4 [Download]
Garzon-Lopez, C.X., P.A. Jansen, S.B. Bohlman, A. Ordoñez & H. Olff. (2014). Effects of sampling scale on patterns of habitat association in tropical trees. Journal of Vegetation Science 25: 349–362. doi: 10.1111/jvs.12090 [Download]
Jansen P.A. (2014). Métodos para inventario y monitoreo de grandes mamíferos. Pp 88-103 in: Puerta-Piñero C., Gullison R.E., Condit R.S. Metodologías para el Sistema de Monitoreo de la Diversidad Biológica de Panamá. doi: 10.5479/si.ctfs.0001. [Download]
Jansen, P.A., M.D. Visser, S.J. Wright, G. Rutten & H.C. Muller-Landau (2014). Negative density-dependence of seed dispersal and seedling recruitment in a Neotropical palm. Ecology Letters 17: 1111–1120. doi: 10.1111/ele.12317 [Q1 Ecology] [Download]
Loaiza, J., M. Miller, E. Bermingham, O. Sanjur, P.A. Jansen, J. Rovira, E. Alvarez, E. Rodriguez, P. Davis, L. Dutari, J. Pecor, D. Foley, M. Radtke (2014). Amblyomma tapirellum (Dunn, 1933) collected from tropical forest canopy. F1000 Research 2014, 2: 194. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.2-194.v2 [Download]
Suselbeek, L., W.-J. Emsens, B.T. Hirsch, R. Kays, J.M. Rowcliffe, V. Zamora-Gutierrez & P.A. Jansen (2014). Food limitation and predator avoidance in a Neotropical rodent. Animal Behaviour 88: 41-48. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.11.012 [Download]
Suselbeek, Lennart, Adamczyk, Vena M. A. P., Bongers, Frans, Nolet, Bart A., Prins, Herbert H. T., van Wieren, Sipke E. and Jansen, Patrick A. 2014. Scatter hoarding and cache pilferage by superior competitors: an experiment with wild boar, Sus scrofa. Animal Behaviour, 96: 107-115. doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2014.08.001 [Download]


Capece, P.I., E. Aliaga-Rossel & P.A. Jansen (2013). Viability of small seeds found in feces of the Central American tapir (Tapirus bairdii Gill, 1865) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Integrative Zoology 8: 57–62. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-4877.2012.00313.x. [Download]
Emsens, W.J., B.T. Hirsch, R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (early online). Prey refuges as predator hotspots: ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) attraction to agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) dens. Acta Theriologica. doi: 10.1007/s13364-013-0159-4. [Download]
Emsens, W.J., L. Suselbeek, B.T. Hirsch, R. Kays, A.J.S. Winkelhagen & P.A. Jansen (2013). Effects of food availability on space and refuge use by a frugivorous rodent (Dasyprocta punctata). Biotropica 45: 88–93. doi: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2012.00888.x [Download]
Garzon-Lopez, C.X., S.A. Bohlman, H. Olff & P.A. Jansen (2013). Mapping tropical forest trees using high-resolution aerial digital photographs. Biotropica, doi: 10.1111/btp.12009 [Download]
Hirsch, B.T., R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (2013). Evidence for cache surveillance in a scatter-hoarding rodent. Animal Behaviour. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.04.005. [Download]
Meyer, N., R. Moreno & P.A. Jansen (2013). Distribution and conservation status of the Baird’s tapir in Panama. Tapir Conservation 22: 10-13. [Download]
Rowcliffe, J.M., R. Kays, C. Carbone & P.A. Jansen (2013). Clarifying assumptions behind the estimation of animal density from camera trap rates. The Journal of Wildlife Management. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.533. [Download]
Suselbeek, L., P.A. Jansen, H.H.T. Prins & M.A. Steele (2013). Tracking rodent-dispersed large seeds with Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) tags. Methods in Ecology and Evolution doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12027 [Download]
Yu, X., J. Wang, R. Kays, P.A. Jansen, T. Wang & T. Huang (2013). Automated identification of animal species in camera trap images. EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing 2013: 52. DOI: 10.1186/1687-5281-2013-52 ( [Download]


Emsens, W.J., L. Suselbeek, B.T. Hirsch, R. Kays, A.J.S. Winkelhagen & P.A. Jansen (2012). Effects of food availability on space and refuge use by a Neotropical scatterhoarding rodent. Biotropica. Doi: 10.1111/j.1744-7429.2012.00888.x [Download]
Esser, H.J., Y. Liefting, R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (2012). A record of Striped Hog-nosed Skunk Conepatus semistriatus in central Panama, between two known sub-ranges. Small Carnivore Conservation 47: 62-64. [Download]
Hirsch, B.T., M.D. Visser, R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (2012). Quantifying seed dispersal kernels from truncated seed-tracking data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 3: 595-602. doi: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2011.00183.x [Download]
Hirsch, B.T., R. Kays & P.A. Jansen (2012). A telemetric thread tag for tracking seed dispersal by scatter-hoarding rodents. Plant Ecology. doi: 10.1007/s11258-012-0054-0. [Download]
Hirsch, B.T., R. Kays, V.E. Pereira & P.A. Jansen (2012). Directed seed dispersal towards areas with low conspecific tree density by a scatter-hoarding rodent. Ecology Letters Early Online. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12000. Permanent link: [Download]
Jansen, P.A. & P.M. Forget (2012). Predatory Publishers and Plagiarism Prevention. Science 336: 1380. DOI: 10.1126/science.336.6087.1380-a. [Download]
Jansen, P.A., B.T. Hirsch, W.J. Emsens, V. Zamora-Gutierrez, M. Wikelski & R. Kays (2012). Thieving rodents as substitute dispersers of megafaunal seeds. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 31: 12610–12615. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1205184109 [Download]
Rosindell, J., P.A. Jansen, R.S. Etienne. 2012. Age structure in neutral theory resolves inconsistencies related to reproductive size threshold. Journal of Plant Ecology 5: 64-71. doi: 10.1093/jpe/rtr034 [Download]
Rowcliffe, J.M., C. Carbone, R. Kays, B. Kranstauber & P.A. Jansen. 2012. Bias in estimating animal travel distance: the effect of sampling frequency. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. doi: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00197.x [Download]
Van Putten, B., M.D. Visser, H.C. Muller-Landau & P.A. Jansen, 2012. Distorted-distance models for directional dispersal: a general framework with application to a wind-dispersed tree. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00208.x [Download]


Jansen, P.A., 2011. The roles of vertebrates in forest dynamics: a new CTFS program. Proceedings of the Pasoh International Symposium, 10-11 November 2010, Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Selangor. [Download]
Kays, R., P.A. Jansen, E.M.H. Knecht, R. Vohwinkel & M. Wikelski (2011). The effect of feeding time on dispersal of Virola seeds by toucans determined from GPS tracking and accelerometers, Acta Oecologica 37: 625-632. doi:10.1016/j.actao.2011.06.007 [Download]
Kays, R., S. Tilak, B. Kranstauber, PA. Jansen, C. Carbone, M.J. Rowcliffe, T. Fountain, J. Eggert, Z. He (2011). Camera traps as sensor networks for monitoring animal communities. International Journal of Research and Reviews in Wireless Sensor Networks 1: 19-29. [Download]
Rowcliffe, J.M., C. Carbone, P.A. Jansen, R. Kays & B. Kranstauber (2011). Quantifying the sensitivity of camera traps: an adapted distance sampling approach. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 2: 464–476. doi: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2011.00094.x [Download]
Van Breugel, M., P. van Breugel, P.A. Jansen, M. Martinez-Ramos, F. Bongers (2011). The relative importance of above- versus belowground competition for tree growth and survival during early succession of a tropical moist forest. Plant Ecology 213: 25-34. [Download]
Visser, M.D., H. C. Muller-Landau, S.J. Wright, G. Rutten & P.A. Jansen (2011). Tri-trophic interactions affect density dependence of seed fate in a tropical forest palm. Ecology Letters 14: 1093-1100. (Editor’s choice in Science). [Download]


D Caillaud, MC Crofoot, SV Scarpino, PA Jansen, CX Garzon-Lopez, AJS Winkelhagen, SA Bohlman, PD Walsh. 2010. Modeling the spatial distribution and fruiting pattern of a key tree species in a Neotropical forest: Methodology and potential applications. Plos One 5(11): e15002-e15002. [Download]
PA Jansen, HC Muller-Landau, S. Joseph Wright. 2010. Bushmeat hunting and climate: An indirect link. Science 327(5961): 30. [Download]
PA Jansen, K Elschot, PJ Verkerk, SJ Wright. 2010. Seed predation and defleshing in the agouti-dispersed palm Astrocaryum standleyanum. Journal of Tropical Ecology 26(5): 473-480. [Download]


Dumas Galvez; Bart Kranstauber; Roland W. Kays; Patrick A. Jansen. 2009. Scatter hoarding by the Central American agouti: a test of optimal cache spacing theory. Animal Behaviour 78(6): 1327-1333. [Download]


Patrick A. Jansen; Stephanie A. Bohlman; Carol X. Garzon-Lopez; Han Olff; Helene C. Muller-Landau; S. Joseph Wright. 2008. Large-scale spatial variation in palm fruit abundance across a tropical moist forest estimated from high-resolution aerial photographs. Ecography 31(1): 33-42. [Download]