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Author Ranganathan, Y.; Bessière, J.-M.; Borges, R.M. url  openurl
  Title A coat of many scents: Cuticular hydrocarbons in multitrophic interactions of fig wasps with ants Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Acta Oecologica  
  Volume 67 Issue Pages 24-33  
  Keywords Alkanes; Alkenes; Chemical camouflage; Ficus racemosa; Polyenes; Prey recognition  
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  Call Number CES @ dilipnaidu.gt @ Serial 43074  
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Author Slik, J.W.F.; Arroyo-Rodríguez, V.; Aiba, S.-I.; Alvarez-Loayza, P.; Alves, L.F.; Ashton, P.; Balvanera, P.; Bastian, M.L.; Bellingham, P.J.; van den Berg, E.; Bernacci, L.; da Conceição Bispo, P.; Blanc, L.; Böhning-Gaese, K.; Boeckx, P.; Bongers, F.; Boyle, B.; Bradford, M.; Brearley, F.Q.; Breuer-Ndoundou Hockemba, M.; Bunyavejchewin, S.; Calderado Leal Matos, D.; Castillo-Santiago, M.; Catharino, E.L.M.; Chai, S.-L.; Chen, Y.; Colwell, R.K.; Chazdon, R.L.; Clark, C.; Clark, D.B.; Clark, D.A.; Culmsee, H.; Damas, K.; Dattaraja, H.S.; Dauby, G.; Davidar, P.; DeWalt, S.J.; Doucet, J.-L.; Duque, A.; Durigan, G.; Eichhorn, K.A.O.; Eisenlohr, P.V.; Eler, E.; Ewango, C.; Farwig, N.; Feeley, K.J.; Ferreira, L.; Field, R.; de Oliveira Filho, A.T.; Fletcher, C.; Forshed, O.; Franco, G.; Fredriksson, G.; Gillespie, T.; Gillet, J.-F.; Amarnath, G.; Griffith, D.M.; Grogan, J.; Gunatilleke, N.; Harris, D.; Harrison, R.; Hector, A.; Homeier, J.; Imai, N.; Itoh, A.; Jansen, P.A.; Joly, C.A.; de Jong, B.H.J.; Kartawinata, K.; Kearsley, E.; Kelly, D.L.; Kenfack, D.; Kessler, M.; Kitayama, K.; Kooyman, R.; Larney, E.; Laumonier, Y.; Laurance, S.; Laurance, W.F.; Lawes, M.J.; Amaral, I.L. do; Letcher, S.G.; Lindsell, J.; Lu, X.; Mansor, A.; Marjokorpi, A.; Martin, E.H.; Meilby, H.; Melo, F.P.L.; Metcalfe, D.J.; Medjibe, V.P.; Metzger, J.P.; Millet, J.; Mohandass, D.; Montero, J.C.; de Morisson Valeriano, M.; Mugerwa, B.; Nagamasu, H.; Nilus, R.; Ochoa-Gaona, S.; Onrizal; Page, N.; Parolin, P.; Parren, M.; Parthasarathy, N.; Paudel, E.; Permana, A.; Piedade, M.T.F.; Pitman, N.C.A.; Poorter, L.; Poulsen, A.D.; Poulsen, J.; Powers, J.; Prasad, R.C.; Puyravaud, J.-P.; Razafimahaimodison, J.-C.; Reitsma, J.; dos Santos, J.R.; Roberto Spironello, W.; Romero-Saltos, H.; Rovero, F.; Rozak, A.H.; Ruokolainen, K.; Rutishauser, E.; Saiter, F.; Saner, P.; Santos, B.A.; Santos, F.; Sarker, S.K.; Satdichanh, M.; Schmitt, C.B.; Schöngart, J.; Schulze, M.; Suganuma, M.S.; Sheil, D.; da Silva Pinheiro, E.; Sist, P.; Stevart, T.; Sukumar, R.; Sun, I.-F.; Sunderland, T.; Suresh, H.S.; Suzuki, E.; Tabarelli, M.; Tang, J.; Targhetta, N.; Theilade, I.; Thomas, D.W.; Tchouto, P.; Hurtado, J.; Valencia, R.; van Valkenburg, J.L.C.H.; Van Do, T.; Vasquez, R.; Verbeeck, H.; Adekunle, V.; Vieira, S.A.; Webb, C.O.; Whitfeld, T.; Wich, S.A.; Williams, J.; Wittmann, F.; Wöll, H.; Yang, X.; Adou Yao, C.Y.; Yap, S.L.; Yoneda, T.; Zahawi, R.A.; Zakaria, R.; Zang, R.; de Assis, R.L.; Garcia Luize, B.; Venticinque, E.M. url  openurl
  Title An estimate of the number of tropical tree species Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences  
  Volume 112 Issue 24 Pages 7472-7477  
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  Abstract The high species richness of tropical forests has long been recognized, yet there remains substantial uncertainty regarding the actual number of tropical tree species. Using a pantropical tree inventory database from closed canopy forests, consisting of 657,630 trees belonging to 11,371 species, we use a fitted value of Fisher’s alpha and an approximate pantropical stem total to estimate the minimum number of tropical forest tree species to fall between ∼40,000 and ∼53,000, i.e., at the high end of previous estimates. Contrary to common assumption, the Indo-Pacific region was found to be as species-rich as the Neotropics, with both regions having a minimum of ∼19,000–25,000 tree species. Continental Africa is relatively depauperate with a minimum of ∼4,500–6,000 tree species. Very few species are shared among the African, American, and the Indo-Pacific regions. We provide a methodological framework for estimating species richness in trees that may help refine species richness estimates of tree-dependent taxa.  
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Author Datta-Roy, A.; Deepak, V.; Sidharthan, C.; Barley, A.J.; Praveen, K. openurl 
  Title An addition to the endemic Indian radiation of Eutropis: Phylogenetic position of Eutropis dissimilis Hallowell (Squamata: Scincidae) Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Zootaxa  
  Volume 4027 Issue 1 Pages 145-150  
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  Call Number CES @ dilipnaidu.gt @ Serial 43106  
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Author Krishnan, A.; Ghara, M.; Kasinathan, S.; Pramanik, G.K.; Revadi, S.; Borges, R.M. doi  openurl
  Title Plant reproductive traits mediate tritrophic feedback effects within an obligate brood-site pollination mutualism Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Oecologia  
  Volume 179 Issue 3 Pages 797-809  
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  Abstract Plants, herbivores and parasitoids affect each other directly and indirectly; however, feedback effects mediated by host plant traits have rarely been demonstrated in these tritrophic interactions. Brood-site pollination mutualisms (e.g. those involving figs and fig wasps) represent specialised tritrophic communities where the progeny of mutualistic pollinators and of non-mutualistic gallers (both herbivores) together with that of their parasitoids develop within enclosed inflorescences called syconia (hence termed brood-sites or microcosms). Plant reproductive phenology (which affects temporal brood-site availability) and inflorescence size (representing brood-site size) are plant traits that could affect reproductive resources, and hence relationships between trees, pollinators and non-pollinating wasps. Analysing wasp and seed contents of syconia, we examined direct, indirect, trophic and non-trophic relationships within the interaction web of the fig–fig wasp community of Ficus racemosa in the context of brood site size and availability. We demonstrate that in addition to direct resource competition and predator–prey (host–parasitoid) interactions, these communities display exploitative or apparent competition and trait-mediated indirect interactions. Inflorescence size and plant reproductive phenology impacted plant–herbivore and plant–parasitoid associations. These plant traits also influenced herbivore–herbivore and herbivore–parasitoid relationships via indirect effects. Most importantly, we found a reciprocal effect between within-tree reproductive asynchrony and fig wasp progeny abundances per syconium that drives a positive feedback cycle within the system. The impact of a multitrophic feedback cycle within a community built around a mutualistic core highlights the need for a holistic view of plant–herbivore–parasitoid interactions in the community ecology of mutualisms.  
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Author Ramachandra, T.V.; Aithal, B.H.; Sreejith, K. url  openurl
  Title GHG footprint of major cities in India Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews  
  Volume 44 Issue Pages 473-495  
  Keywords GHG footprint; Global warming potential; Greenhouse gases (GHG); Gross domestic product; India; Major cities; Transportation sector  
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  Call Number CES @ dilipnaidu.gt @ Serial 43117  
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Author Mukherjee, N.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F.; Koedam, N.; Shanker, K. url  openurl
  Title An interdisciplinary framework to evaluate bioshield plantations: Insights from peninsular India Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Acta Oecologica  
  Volume 63 Issue Pages 91-100  
  Keywords Bioshield; Coastal plantations; Framework; India; Indian Ocean tsunami; Survey  
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Author Dinesh, K.P.; Vijayakumar, S.P.; Channakeshavamurthy, B.H.; Toreskar, V.R.; Kulkarni, N.U.; Shanker, K. openurl 
  Title Systematic status of Fejervarya (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae) from South and SE Asia with the description of a new species from the Western Ghats of Peninsular India Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Zootaxa  
  Volume 3999 Issue 1 Pages 079-094  
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Author Borges, R.M. openurl 
  Title Fruit and Seed Volatiles: Multiple Stage Settings, Actors and Props in an Evolutionary Play Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Journal of the Indian Institute of Science  
  Volume 95 Issue 1 Pages 93-104  
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Author Bhaduri, A.; Raghavendra, S.; Guttal, V. doi  openurl
  Title On the Systemic Fragility of Finance-Led Growth Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Metroeconomica  
  Volume 66 Issue 1 Pages 158-186  
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Author Skirnisdottir, I.; Seidal, T.; Åkerud, H. url  openurl
  Title Differences in Clinical and Biological Features Between Type I and Type II Tumors in FIGO Stages I-II Epithelial Ovarian Carcinoma Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Abbreviated Journal Int J Gynecol Cancer  
  Volume 25 Issue 7 Pages 1239-1247  
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  Abstract OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to compare immunohistochemical profile for the apoptosis regulators p53, C-MYC, bax, PUMA, and PTEN and the cell cycle regulatory proteins p21 and p27, as well as clinical factors between types I and II tumors. METHODS: In total, 131 patients in FIGO (International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics) stages I-II were divided into 2 groups of patients after type I tumors (n = 79) and type II tumors (n = 52). Differences in the immunohistochemical profile for the cell cycle-related proteins, detected by tissue microarrays and immune-histochemistry, were compared. For statistical tests, the Pearson χ test and the logistic regression model were used. All tests were 2-sided, and the level of statistical significance was P ≤ 0.05. RESULTS: In multivariate logistic regression analysis with recurrent disease as endpoint, FIGO stage (odds ratio [OR], 4.7), type I/II tumors (OR, 3.8), body mass index (BMI) (OR, 3.5), and p53 status (OR, 4.2) all were found to be independent predictive factors. In 2 different multivariate logistic regression analyses with type I/II tumors as endpoint, both p53p21 (OR, 2.9) and p27 status (OR, 3.0) were associated with type II tumors. Differently, C-MYC status (OR, 0.4) was associated with type I tumors. Furthermore, age (OR, 1.04), BMI (OR, 0.4), and recurrent disease (OR, 4.3) all were associated to type II tumors. In survival analysis, there was a trend (P = 0.054) toward better disease-free survival for patients with type I tumors. CONCLUSIONS: Concomitant positivity for p53 and negativity for p21, positivity for p27, and negativity for C-MYC in an epithelial ovarian tumor might strengthen the diagnostic option of type II tumor ovarian carcinoma. Patients with type II tumors were older, had lower BMI, and had more often recurrent disease than patients with type I tumors.  
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