Swope SM, TY Soto*, N Rahman-Khan Arana*. Historic DNA reveals genetic consequences of fragmentation in an Endangered, endemic mustard. Conservation Genetics 23: 123-137 Swope2022

* Undergraduate co-author, Mills College

Swope SM, AE Pepper, GT Lee*, BA Burnett*, H Horten*. Development and characterization of 15 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the Endangered Streptanthus glandulosus niger (Brassicaceae). Applications in Plant Sciences 7: 1215-1218 SwopeEtal2019

* Undergraduate co-author, Mills College

Lu-Irving P, J Harenčár*, H Sounart*, S Welles, S Swope, D Baltrus and K Dlugosch. 2019. Native and invading yellow starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis) microbiomes differ in composition and diversity of bacteria. Msphere 4: 1-16  LuIrvingEtal2019

* Undergraduate co-author, Mills College

Swope SM, WH Satterthwaite and IM Parker. 2017. Spatio-temporal variation in the strength of density dependence: implications for biocontrol of Centaurea solstitialis. Biological Invasions 19: 2675-2691  SwopeSatterthwaiteParker2017 (PDF)

Barker B, K Andonian, SM Swope, D Luster, KM Dlugosch. 2016.  Population genomic analyses reveal a history of range expansion and trait evolution in the invasive plant yellow starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis). Molecular Ecology 26 

Dlugosch, FA Cang, B Barker, K Andonia, SM Swope, L Rieseberg. 2015. Evolution of invasiveness through increased resource use in a vacant niche. Nature Plants 1: 1-5   DlugoschEtal2015 (PDF)

Swope SM. 2014. Biocontrol attack increases pollen limitation under some circumstances in the invasive plant Centaurea solistitialis. Oecologia 174: 205-215
Swope 2014 (PDF)

Swope SM and IM Parker. 2012. Complex interactions among biocontrol agents, pollinators and an invasive weed: a structural equation modeling approach. Ecological Applications 22: 2122-2134
Swope Parker 2012 (PDF)

Swope SM and WH Satterthwaite. 2012. Variable effects of a generalist parasitoid on a biocontrol seed predator and its target weed. Ecological Applications 20: 22-34
Swope Satterthwaite 2012 (PDF)

Swope SM and IR Stein* 2012. Soil type mediates indirect interactions between Centaurea solstitialis and its biocontrol agents. Biological Invasions 14: 1697-1710

* Undergraduate co-author, Mills College
Swope Stein 2012 (PDF)

Swope SM and IM Parker. 2010. Trait-mediated interactions and lifetime fitness of the invasive plant Centaurea solstitialis. Ecology 91: 2284-2293
Swope Parker 2010 - Ecology (PDF)

Swope SM and IM Parker. 2010. Widespread seed limitation affects plant density but not population trajectory in the invasive plant Centaurea solstitialis. Oecologia 164: 117-128
Swope Parker 2010 - Oecologia (PDF)

Marsico TD, JW Burt, EK Espeland, GW Gilchrist, MA Jamieson, L Lindström, SM Swope, G Roderick, M Szücs, and ND Tsutsui. 2010. Underutilized resources for studying the evolution of invasive species during their introduction, establishment, and lag phases. Evolutionary Applications 3: 203-219  MarsicoEtal2010 (PDF)

Gilbert G, E Howard, B Ayala, M Bonilla, J Cummings, S Langridge, I Parker, J Pasari, D Schweizer, SM Swope. 2010. Beyond the tropics: forest structure in a temperate forest mapped plot. Journal of Vegetation Science 21: 388-405

Papers submitted, in review or in press (available upon request)


Book reviews


Parker IM, E Cuevas García, K Dlugosch, P Holloran, SM Swope, K Hulvey and R. Clark. 2007. Invasions as a tool for basic research. Conservation Biology 21: 1376-1377

Parker IM, P Holloran, SM Swope, J Cummings, S Grove, C Fresquez. 2009. Management of Invasive Weeds. Biological Invasions 12: 1447-1448