Mechanistic variables can enhance predictive models of endotherm distributions: the American pika under current, past, and future climates
Paul D Mathewson, Lucas Moyer-Horner, Erik A Beever, Natalie J Briscoe, Michael Kearney, Jeremiah M Yahn, Warren P Porter
Global Change Biology | WILEY | Published : 2017
We thank Chris Lowrey, Donelle Schwalm, and one anonymous reviewer for insightful reviews that improved this work. We thank Chris Ray, Tom Rodhouse, and Matt Shinderman for sharing data on pika presence locations in lava-dominated landscapes. PDM thanks the UW-Madison Zoology Department for one summer of graduate research funding in support of this work. NJB was supported by NERP Environmental Decisions Hub. Data collection on Great Basin pikas benefited from funding by the Great Basin LCC, Kosciuszko Foundation, Wilburforce Foundation, and World Wildlife Fund. Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the US Government.