Publications

Nilsen, ET, CD,Huebner, CD, DE Carr, Z Bao.  2018.  Interactions between Ailanthus altissima and native Robinia pseudoacacia in early succession: implications for forest management.  Forests 9: doi:10.3390/f9040221

Haber AI, JR Sustache JR, DE Carr.  2018.  A generalist and specialist herbivore are differentially affected by inbreeding and trichomes in Mimulus guttatus.  Ecosphere 9: e02130

Yu K, P D’Odorico, DE Carr, A Personius, SL Collins.  2017.  The effect of nitrogen availability and water conditions on competition between facultative CAM plant and an invasive grass.  Ecology and Evolution 7:7739-7749.

Heckman, RW, C. McColley, MN Slater and DE Carr.  2017.  Role of diversity in grassland response to two methods of exotic forb removal.  Weed Research 57:44-53.

Heckman RW, and DE Carr.  2016.  Effects of soil nitrogen availability and native grass diversity on exotic forb dominance.  Oecologia 182:802-813.

Heckman, RW, DE Carr.  2015.  The effect of leaf litter nutrient pulses on Alliaria petiolata performance.  PeerJ 3:e1166; DOI 107717/peerj.1166

Aytürk, DG, AM Castrucci, DE Carr, SR Keller, and I. Provencio2015.  Lack of melanopsin is associated with extreme weight loss in mice under dietary challenge.  PLoS One 10: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127031. eCollection 2015.

Carr, DE, AI Haber, KA LeCroy, DE Lee, and RI Link.  2015.  Variation in reward quality and pollinator attraction: the consumer does not always get it right.  AoB Plants 7: doi:10.1093/aobpla/plv034.

Carr, DE, TH Roulston, H Hart.  2014.  Inbreeding in Mimulus guttatus reduces visitation by bumble bee pollinators.  PLoS One 9: e101463.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101463

Yeamans, RL, TH Roulston, DE Carr.  2014.  Pollen quality for pollinators tracks pollen quality for plants in Mimulus guttatus.  Ecosphere 5: 91. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES14-00099.1

Carr, DE, and MD Eubanks.  2014.  Interactions between insect herbivores and plant mating systems.  Annual Review of Entomology 59:185-203.

Carr, DE  2013.  A multidimensional approach to understanding floral function and form.  American Journal of Botany 100:1002-1004.

McCall, AC., and DE Carr.  2013.  Does inbreeding affect tolerance to inflorescence damage in Mimulus guttatus?  The Open Ecology Journal 6:1-16.

Lovely, KR, WJ McShea, NW Lafon, and DE Carr.  2013. Land parcelization and deer population densities in a rural county of Virginia.  Wildlife Society Bulletin DOI: 10.1002/wsb.244.

Ivey, CT, and DE Carr.  2011.  Tests for the joint evolution of mating system and drought escape in Mimulus.  Annals of Botany 109:583-598.

Wise, M.J., JV Vu, and DE Carr.  2011.  Potential ecological constraints on the evolution of gynodioecy in Mimulus guttatus: relative fecundity and pollinator behavior in a mixed-sex population.  International Journal of Plant Sciences 172:199-210.

Wise, MJ, JA Cole and DE Carr.  2010.  A field study of potential costs of resistance by ‘stem ducking’ in tall goldenrod, Solidago altissima.  Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 136:271-280.

O’Halloran, LR and DE Carr.  2010.  Phenotypic plasticity and inbreeding depression in Mimulus ringens (Phrymaceae).  Evolutionary Ecology Research 12:617-632.

Ivey, CT, DE Carr and MD Eubanks.  2009.  Genetic variation and constraints on the evolution of defense against spittlebugs (Philaenus spumarius) herbivory in Mimulus guttatus.  Heredity 102: 303-311.

Kennedy, TL, LA Horth, and DE Carr.  2009.  The effects of nitrate loading on the invasive macrophyte Hydrilla verticillata and two common native macrophytes in Florida.  Aquatic Botany 91:253-256.

Wise, MJ, and DE.Carr.  2008.  On quantifying tolerance of herbivory for comparative analysis.  Evolution 62:2429-2434.

Carr, DE, JF Murphy, and MD Eubanks.  2006.  Genetic variation and covariation for resistance and tolerance to Cucumber mosaic virus in Mimulus guttatus (Phrymaceae): a test for costs and constraints.  Heredity 96:29-38.

Hull-Sanders, H, DE Carr, and MD Eubanks.  2005.  Inbreeding depression and selfing rate of Ipomoea hederacea var. integriuscula (Convolvulaceae).  American Journal of Botany  92:1871-1877.

Ivey, CT, DE Carr. 2005.  Effects of inbreeding and herbivory on the pollinators and mating system of Mimulus guttatus (Phrymaceae).  American Journal of Botany 92:1641-1649.

Eubanks, MD, DE Carr, and JF Murphy.  2005.  Effects of virus infection of Mimulus guttatus (Phrymaceae) on host plant quality for meadow spittlebugs, Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera: Cercopidae).  Environmental Entomology 34:891-898.

Dudash, MR, CJ Murren, and DE Carr.  2005  Using Mimulus as a model system to understand the role of inbreeding in conservation: genetic and ecological approaches.  Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 92:36-51.

Eubanks, MD, DE Carr, and JF Murphy.  2005.  Variation in the response of Mimulus guttatus (Scrophulariaceae) to herbivore and virus attack.  Evolutionary Ecology 19:15-27.

Ivey, CT, DE Carr, and MD Eubanks.  2003.  Inbreeding alters Mimulus guttatus tolerance to herbivory and in natural environments.  Ecology 85:567-579.

Carr, DE, and MR Dudash.  2003.  Recent approaches into the genetic basis of inbreeding depression in plants.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series B 358:1071-1084.

Carr, DE, JF Murphy, and MD Eubanks.  2003.  The susceptibility and response of inbred and outbred Mimulus guttatus to infection by Cucumber mosaic virus.  Evolutionary Ecology 17: 85-103.

Carr, DE, and MD Eubanks. 2002.  Inbreeding alters resistance to insect herbivory and host plant quality in Mimulus guttatus (Scrophulariaceae).  Evolution 56:22-30.

Carr, DE, and LE Banas.  2000.  Dogwood anthracnose (Discula destructiva): Effects of and consequences for host (Cornus florida) demography.  American Midland Naturalist 143:169-177.

Dudash, MR, and DE Carr.  1998.  The genetics underlying inbreeding depression in Mimulus with contrasting mating systems.  Nature 393:682-684.

Carr, DE, and MR Dudash.  1997.  The effects of five generations of enforced selfing on potential male and female function in Mimulus guttatus.  Evolution 51:1797-1807.

Carr, DE, CB Fenster, and MR Dudash.  1997.  The relationship between mating-system characters and inbreeding depression in Mimulus guttatus.  Evolution 51:363-372.

Dudash, MR, DE Carr, and CB Fenster.  1997.  Five generations of enforced selfing and outcrossing in Mimulus guttatus: Inbreeding depression variation at the population and family level.  Evolution 51:54-65.

Fenster, CB and DE Carr.  1997.  Genetics of sex allocation in Mimulus (Scrophulariaceae).  Journal of Evolutionary Biology 10:641-661.

Carr, DE.  1996.  Morphological variation among species and populations of salamanders in the Plethodon glutinosus complex.  Herpetologica 52:56-65.

Carr, DE, and MR Dudash.  1996.  Inbreeding depression in two species of Mimulus (Scrophulariaceae) with contrasting mating systems.   American Journal of Botany 83:586-593.

Carr, DE, and MR Dudash.  1995.  Inbreeding under a competitive regime in Mimulus guttatus: consequences for potential male and female function.  Heredity 75:437-445.

Carr, DE, and CB Fenster.  1994.  Levels of genetic variation and covariation for Mimulus (Scrophulariaceae) floral traits.  Heredity 72:606-618.

Chao, L, and DE Carr.  1993.  The molecular clock and the relationship between population size and generation time.  Evolution 47:688-690.

Carr, DE  1992.  The relationship between crop size and fruit removal and its implications for the evolution of dioecy.  Canadian Journal of Botany 70:1784-1789.

Carr, DE  1991.  Sexual dimorphism and fruit production in a dioecious a understory tree, Ilex opaca Ait.  Oecologia 85:381-388.

Hill, GE, and DE Carr.  1989.  Statistical Inference from color-banding data.  Auk 106:517-518.

Carr, DE and DH Taylor.  1985.  Experimental evaluation of population interactions among three sympatric species of Desmognathus.  Journal of Herpetology 19:507-514.