Prof. Ran Nathan

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Short Interest
Movement ecology, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, ornithology.
Ph. D
Room 102, Dept. of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior, The Alexander Silberman Inst. of Life Sciences, Berman building, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904

Movement ecology, mechanisms and patterns of organism movements, ecology and evolution of dispersal, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, seed dispersal by wind, plant-animal interactions with special emphasis on endozoochory and granivory, dispersal biogeography, bird migration, ornithology.


Ofer Steinitz, , Ana Trakhtenbrot, , Asaf Tsoar, , Ran Nathan, Schurr, F. M., O. Spiegel, (2009) Long-distance seed dispersal | Fruit Development and Seed Dispersal. Annual Plant Reviews 38 204-237
Ana Trakhtenbrot, , Nir Horvitz, , Ran Nathan, Wright, S. J., G. Bohrer, M. Detto, G. G. Katul, H. C. Muller-Landau, F. A. Jones, (2008) Understanding strategies for seed dispersal by wind under contrasting atmospheric conditions | Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 19084-19089 : 105
Tal Avgar, , Nir Horvitz, , Luba Broitman, , Ran Nathan, (2008) How movement properties affect prey encounter rate by ambush versus active predators : A comment on Scharf et al. | The American Naturalist 593-595 : 172
Tal Avgar, , Ran Nathan, Mari, L., R.Casagrandi, M. Gatto, (2008) Movement strategies of seed predators as determinants of plant recruitment patterns | The American Naturalist 694-711 : 172
Ran Nathan, Holyoak, M., R. Casagrandi, E. Revilla, O. Spiegel, (2008) Trends and missing parts in the study of movement ecology | Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 19060-19065 : 105