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Twenty years of invasion: a review of round goby Neogobius melanostomus biology, spread and ecological implications.
- M. Kornis, N. Mercado-Silva, M. J. Vander Zanden
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal of fish biology
- 1 February 2012
The round goby Neogobius melanostomus is one of the most wide-ranging invasive fish on earth, with substantial introduced populations within the Laurentian Great Lakes watershed, the Baltic Sea and… Expand
Energetic Limits to Economic Growth
The human population and economy have grown exponentially and now have impacts on climate, ecosystem processes, and biodiversity far exceeding those of any other species. Like all organisms, humans… Expand
Forecasting the spread of invasive rainbow smelt in the Laurentian Great Lakes region of North America.
- N. Mercado-Silva, J. Olden, Jeffrey T. Maxted, T. Hrabik, M. J. Vander Zanden
- Geography, Medicine
- Conservation biology : the journal of the Society…
- 1 December 2006
Rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) have invaded many North American lakes, often resulting in the extirpation of native fish populations. Yet, their invasion is incipient and provides the rationale for… Expand
The Macroecology of Sustainability
Global consumption rates of vital resources suggest that we have surpassed the capacity of the Earth to sustain current levels, much less future trajectories of growth in human population and economy.
Helminth Parasites of Freshwater Fishes of the Pánuco River Basin, East Central Mexico
Abstract This study presents results from a survey of helminth parasites of fishes in the Pánuco River basin, in the states of San Luis Potosí, Hidalgo, Querétaro and Guanajuato, all in east central… Expand
Validation of a fish-based index of biotic integrity for streams and rivers of central Mexico
- N. Mercado-Silva, J. Lyons, G. Maldonado, M. M. Nava
- Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
- 1 June 2002
An existing version of a fish assemblage-basedindex of biotic integrity (IBI) for the streamsand rivers of west central Mexico was testedwith independent data to validate itsusefulness as a measure… Expand
The effects of impoundment and non-native species on a river food web in Mexico's central plateau
Habitat modifications, non-native species and other anthropogenic impacts have restructured fish communities in lotic ecosystems of central Mexico. Conservation of native fishes requires… Expand
The Malthusian-Darwinian dynamic and the trajectory of civilization.
Two interacting forces influence all populations: the Malthusian dynamic of exponential growth until resource limits are reached, and the Darwinian dynamic of innovation and adaptation to circumvent… Expand
Systematics and Biogeography of the Silverside Tribe Menidiini (Teleostomi: Atherinopsidae) Based on the Mitochondrial ND2 Gene
Abstract The silverside fish tribe Menidiini (Teleostei: Atherinopsidae) consists of four genera, Menidia, Labidesthes, Poblana, and Chirostoma, that are distributed along the Atlantic coast of North… Expand
CONDITION INDEX OF THE EASTERN OYSTER, CRASSOSTREA VIRGINICA (GMELIN, 1791) IN SAPELO ISLAND GEORGIA—EFFECTS OF SITE, POSITION ON BED AND PEA CRAB PARASITISM
- N. Mercado-Silva
- 24 January 2009
Abstract The condition index (CI) is a tool that has been used to estimate the effect that different environmental factors have on oyster meat quality. The CI of oysters in five beds in Sapelo Island… Expand