Publications

Choudhury MI, Hallin S, Ecke F, Hubalek V, Juhanson J, Frainer A, McKie BG (2022) Disentangling the roles of plant functional diversity and plaint traits in regulating plant nitrogen accumulation and denitrification in freshwaters. Functional Ecology, https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.14001

Frainer A, McKie BG (2021) The legacy of forest disturbance on stream ecosystem functioning. Journal of Applied Ecology, 58:1511-1522. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13901

Frainer A, Primicerio R, Dolgov A, Fossheim M, Johannesen E, Lind S, Aschan M (2021) Increased functional diversity warns of ecological transition in the Arctic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 288 (1948), 20210054. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2021.0054

Frainer A, Bruder A, Colas F, Ferreira V, McKie BG (2021) Litter decomposition as a tool for stream ecosystem assessment. In: The Ecology of Plant Litter Decomposition in Stream Ecosystems (Eds: Swan C, Canhoto C, Boyero L), Elsevier, pp 483-509

Brodie S, Frainer A, Pennino MG, Jiang S, Kaikkonen L, Lopez J, Ortega-Cisneros K, Peters CA,  Selim SA, Văidianu N (2021) Equity in science: advocating for a triple-blind review system. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 36: 957-959, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2021.07.011

Boyero L et al. (2021) Latitude dictates plant diversity effects on instream decomposition. Science Advances 7 (13), eabe7860. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abe7860

Pennino MG, Brodie S, Frainer A, Lopes PFM, Lopez J, et al. (2021) The missing layers: integrating sociocultural values into Marine Spatial Planning. Frontiers in Marine Science 8, 848. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.633198 

Frainer A et al. (2020) Opinion: Cultural and linguistic diversities are underappreciated pillars of biodiversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 117 (43) 26539-26543. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2019469117

Pecuchet L, Blanchet M‐A, Frainer A, Husson B, Jørgensen L, Kortsch S, Primicerio R (2020) Novel feeding interactions amplify the impact of species redistribution on an Arctic food web. Glob Change Biol 00: 1 – 13. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.15196

Bruder A, Frainer A, Rota T, Primicerio T (2019) The importance of ecological networks in multiple-stressor research and management. Frontiers in Environmental Science 7, 59. https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2019.00059

Blanchet MA, Primicerio R, Frainer A, Kortsch S, Skern-Mauritzen M, Dolgov AV, Aschan M (2019) The role of marine mammals in the Barents Sea foodweb, ICES Journal of Marine Science 76: i37-i53. https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsz136

Henriksen EH, Frainer A, Knudsen R, Kristoffersen R, Kuris AM, Lafferty KD, Amundsen P-A (2019) Fish culling reduces tapeworm burden in Arctic charr by increasing parasite mortality rather than by reducing density‐dependent transmission. Journal of Applied Ecology 56: 1482-1491. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13369

Seena F, et al. (2019) Biodiversity of leaf litter fungi in streams along a latitudinal gradient. Science of the Total Environment, 661: 306-315. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.122

Tiegs S et al. (2019) Global patterns and drivers of ecosystem functioning in rivers and riparian zones. Science Advances, 5: eaav0486. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aav0486

Frainer A, McKie BM, Amundsen P-A, Knudsen R, Lafferty KD (2018) Parasitism and the biodiversity-functioning relationship. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 33: 260-268. [pdf]

Frainer A, Polvi L, Jansson R, McKie BG (2018) Enhanced ecosystem functioning following stream restoration: The roles of habitat heterogeneity and invertebrate species traits. Journal of Applied Ecology, 55: 377-385 [pdf] *Shortlisted for the Southwood Prize, BES 2019.

Frainer A, Primicerio R, Kortsch S, Aune M, Dolgov A, Fossheim M, Aschan MM (2017) Climate-driven changes in functional biogeography of Arctic marine fish communities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 114: 12202-12207 [pdf]

Boyero L, Graça M, …, Frainer A and 30 others (2017) Riparian plant litter quality increases with latitude. Scientific Reports, 7: 10562. [pdf]

Tattersdill K, Ecke F, Frainer A, McKie BG (2017) A head start for an invasive species in a strongly seasonal environment? Growth of Elodea canadensis in boreal lakes. Aquatic Invasions, 12: 487-498. [pdf]

Frainer A, Jabiol J, Gessner MO, Bruder A, Chauvet E, McKie BG (2016) Stoichiometric imbalances between detritus and detritivores are related to shifts in ecosystem functioning. Oikos, 125: 861-871. [pdf]

Frainer A, Johansen K, Siwertsson A, Mousavi SK, Brittain JE, Klementsen A, Knudsen R, Amundsen P-A (2016) Variation in functional trait composition of benthic invertebrates across depths and seasons in a subarctic lake. Fundamental and Applied Limnology188/2: 103-112. [pdf]

García-Palacios P, McKie BG, Handa T, Frainer A, Hättenschwiler S (2016) The importance of litter traits and decomposers for litter decomposition: A comparison of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems within and across biomes. Functional Ecology30: 819-829 [pdf]

Kuhn J, Frainer A, Knudsen R, Kristoffersen R, Amundsen P-A (2016) Effects of fish species composition on Diphyllobothrium spp. infections in brown trout – is three-spined stickleback a key species? Journal of Fish Diseases, 39: 1313–1323 [pdf]

Siwertsson A, Refsnes B, Frainer A, Amundsen P-A, Knudsen R (2016) Divergence and parallelism of parasite infections in Arctic charr morphs from deep and shallow lake habitats. Hydrobiologia, 783: 131–143 [pdf]

Frainer A, Moretti M, Xu W, Gessner MO (2015) No evidence for leaf trait dissimilarity effects on litter decomposition, fungal decomposers and nutrient dynamics. Ecology, 96: 550-561. [pdf]

Frainer A, McKie BM (2015) Shifts in the diversity and composition of consumer traits constrain the effects of land use on stream ecosystem functioning. Advances in Ecological Research, 52: 169-199. [pdf]

Frainer A, McKie BM, Malmqvist B (2014) When does diversity matter? Species functional diversity and ecosystem functioning across habitats and seasons in a field experiment. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83: 460-469. [pdf]

Frainer A, Duarte MM (2009) Soil invertebrates in southern Brazilian auraucaria forest–grassland mosaic: differences between disturbed and undisturbed areas. Iheringia, sér. Zool., 99: 307-312.

Barbosa AF (2008) Deforestation: damage from dams adds to emissions. Correspondence: Nature, 453: 280.

Barbosa AF and Rodrigues GG (2007) Ocotea puberal (Rich.) Nees leaf breakdown rates along a river gradient in the Lajeado Grande basin, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Biociências, 5: 906-908.

Rodrigues GG, Silveira TCL, Barbosa AF (2006) Macroinvertebrates in bio-assessments. Boletim da Sociedade brasileira de Limnologia, 35: 47-51.