Publications

Peer reviewed

Iverson, A. L., C. M. Hale, L. I. Richardson, O. J. Miller and S. H. McArt. 2019. Synergistic effects of three sterol biosynthesis inhibiting fungicides on the toxicity of a pyrethroid and neonicotinoid insecticide to bumble bees. Apidologie. link

Milano, N. J., A. L. Iverson, B. A. Nault and S. H. McArt. 2019. Comparative survival and fitness of bumble bee colonies in natural, suburban, and agricultural landscapes. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 284:106594. pdf

Urbanowicz, C. M., N. J-B. Baert, S. Bluher, M. Ramos, K. Böröczky and S. H. McArt. 2019. Low maize pollen collection and low pesticide risk to honey bees in heterogeneous agricultural landscapes. Apidologie 50:379-390. link

Figueroa, L. L., M. Blinder, C. Grincavitch, A. Jelinek, E. Mann, L. Merva, L. Metz, A. Zhao, R. E. Irwin, S. H. McArt and L. S. Adler. 2019. Bee pathogen transmission dynamics: Deposition, persistence and acquisition on flowers. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 286: 20190603. pdf

Truitt, L. L., S. H. McArt, A. H. Vaughn and S. P. Ellner. 2019. Trait-based modeling of multi-host pathogen transmission: Plant-pollinator networks. The American Naturalist 193:149-167. link

Adler, L. S., K. Michaud, S. P. Ellner, S. H. McArt, P. C. Stevenson and R. E. Irwin. 2018. Disease where you dine: Plant species and floral trait variation in pathogen transmission to bumble bees. Ecology 99: 2535-2545. pdf

Tumminello, G., T. A. Volk, S. H. McArt and M. K. Fierke. 2018. Maximizing pollinator diversity in willow biomass plantings: A comparison between willow sexes and among pedigrees. Biomass & Bioenergy 117: 124-130. pdf

McArt, S. H., C. M. Urbanowicz, S. McCoshum, R. E. Irwin and L. S. Adler. 2017. Landscape predictors of pathogen prevalence and range contractions in United States bumblebees. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 284: 20172181. pdf  Cover photo

McArt, S. H., A. A. Fersch, N. Milano, L. L. Truitt and K. Böröczky. 2017. High pesticide risk to honey bees despite low focal crop pollen collection during pollination of a mass blooming crop. Scientific Reports 7: 46554. link

McArt, S. H., T. Miles, C. Rodriguez-Saona, A. Schilder, L. S. Adler, and M. J. Grieshop. 2016. Floral scent mimicry and vector-pathogen associations in a pseudoflower-inducing plant pathogen system. PloS ONE 11:e0165761. link

McArt, S. H., H. Koch, R. E. Irwin, and L. S. Adler. 2014. Arranging the bouquet of disease: Floral traits and the transmission of plant and animal pathogens. Ecology Letters 17:624-636. pdf

Parachnowitsch, A. L., S. Cook-Patton, and S. H. McArt. 2014. Neighbours matter: Natural selection on plant size depends on the identity and diversity of the surrounding community. Evolutionary Ecology 28:1139-1153. pdf

Kaplan, I., S. H. McArt, and J. S. Thaler. 2014. Plant defenses and predation-risk differentially shape patterns of consumption, growth, and digestive efficiency in a guild of leaf-chewing insects. PLoS ONE 9:e93714. link

McArt, S. H. and J. S. Thaler. 2013. Plant genotypic diversity reduces the rate of consumer resource utilization. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 280:20130639. pdf

McArt, S. H., R. Halitschke, J-P. Salminen, and J. S. Thaler. 2013. Leaf herbivory increases plant fitness via induced resistance to seed predators. Ecology 94:966-975. pdf

Thaler, J. S., S. H. McArt, and I. Kaplan. 2012. Compensatory mechanisms for ameliorating the fundamental trade-off between predator avoidance and foraging. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109:12075-12080. pdf  Cover photo

McArt, S. H., S. C. Cook-Patton, and J. S. Thaler. 2012. Relationships between arthropod richness, evenness, and diversity are altered by complementarity among plant genotypes. Oecologia 168:1013-1021. pdf

Cook-Patton, S. C., S. H. McArt, A. L. Parachnowitsch, J. S. Thaler, and A. A. Agrawal. 2011. A direct comparison of the consequences of plant genotypic and species diversity on arthropod communities and ecosystem function. Ecology 92:915-923. pdf

McArt, S. H., D. E. Spalinger, W. B. Collins, E. R. Schoen, T. Stevenson, and M. Bucho.  2009.  Summer dietary nitrogen availability as a potential bottom-up constraint on moose (Alces alces) in South-central Alaska. Ecology 90:1400-1411. pdf

Capps, K. A., C. B. Turner, M. T. Booth, D. L. Lombardozzi, S. H. McArt, D. Chai, and N. G. Hairston, Jr. 2009. Behavioral responses of the endemic shrimp Halocardina rubra (Malacostraca: Atyidae) to an introduced fish, Gambusia affinis (Actinopterygii: Poeciliidae) and implications for the trophic structure of Hawaiin Anchialine ponds. Pacific Science 63:27-37. pdf

McArt, S. H., D. E. Spalinger, J. M. Kennish, and W. B. Collins. 2006. A modified method for determining tannin-protein precipitation capacity using accelerated solvent extraction (ASE) and microplate gel filtration. Journal of Chemical Ecology 32:1367-1377. pdf

 

Non-peer reviewed

(also see monthly “Notes from the Lab” columns)

Hinsley, C. A., C. M. Urbanowicz, T. Grout, P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2019. 2018 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Report, 29 pp. pdf

Van Dyke, M., E. Mullen, D. Wixted and S. H. McArt. 2018. A pesticide decision-making guide to protect pollinators in landscape, ornamental, and turf management. 36 pp. pdf

Van Dyke, M., E. Mullen, D. Wixted and S. H. McArt. 2018. A pesticide decision-making guide to protect pollinators in tree fruit orchards. 31 pp. pdf

Hinsley, C. A. and S. H. McArt. 2018. 2018 New York State Varroa survey results, 1 p. pdf

Hinsley, C. A., P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2018. 2018 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Spring Honey Bee Health Report, 1 p. pdf

Wheeler, M. K., P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2018. 2017 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Report, 29 pp. pdf

Urbanowicz, C. M. and S. H. McArt. 2018. 2017 New York State Varroa survey results, 1 p. pdf

Wheeler, M. K., P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2017. 2017 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Spring Honey Bee Health Report, 1 p. pdf

Wheeler, M. K., P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2017. 2016 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Pesticide Report, 21 pp. pdf

Wheeler, M. K., P. Cappy, S. H. McArt and E. K. Mullen. 2017. 2016 New York State Beekeeper Tech Team Report, 48 pp. pdf

Moylett, H., A. D. Tripodi, J. W. Smith, L. L. Figueroa, S. H. McArt, E. Evans, D. Lehmann, E. Spevak, W. Wheling and J. P. Strange. 2016. Bumble bee clean stock certification: A white paper of the Pollinator Partnership and the North American Pollinator Protection Campaign.

McArt, S. H. 2015. Pesticides and the threat to bees in New York. Empire State Honey Producers Association Fall Newsletter, Nov. 2015.