Publications


Ennos, R. A., R. Whitlock, M. F. Fay, B. Jones, L. E. Neaves, R. Payne, I. Taylor, N. De Vere and P. M. Hollingsworth. 2012. Process-Based Species Action Plans: an approach to conserve contemporary evolutionary processes that sustain diversity in taxonomically complex groups. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 168:194-203

Whitlock, R., M. C. Bilton, J. P. Grime, and T. A. Burke. 2011. Fine-scale community and genetic structure are tightly linked in species-rich grasslands. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 366:1346-1357.
 
Huang, K.,
R. Whitlock, M. C. Press, and J. D. Scholes. 2011. Variation for host range within and among populations of the parasitic plant Striga hermonthica. Heredity advance online publication:1-9.
 
Whitlock, R., J. P. Grime, and T. Burke. 2010. Genetic variation in plant morphology contributes to the species-level structure of grassland communities. Ecology 91:1344–1354.
 
Johnson, D., I. C. Anderson, A. Williams,
R. Whitlock, and J. P. Grime. 2010. Plant genotypic diversity does not beget root-fungal species diversity. Plant Soil 336:107-111.
 
Bilton, M. C.,
R. Whitlock, J. P. Grime, G. Marion, and R. J. Pakeman. 2010. Intraspecific trait variation in grassland plant species reveals fine-scale strategy trade-offs and size differentiation that underpins performance in ecological communities. Botany 88:939-952.
 
Whitlock, R., H. Hipperson, M. Mannarelli, R. K. Butlin, and T. Burke. 2008. An objective, rapid and reproducible method for scoring AFLP peak-height data that minimizes genotyping error. Molecular Ecology Resources 8:725–735.
 
Whitlock, R., H. Hipperson, M. Mannarelli, and T. Burke. 2008. A high-throughput protocol for extracting high-purity DNA from plants and animals. Molecular Ecology Resources 8:736–741.
 
Whitlock, R., J. P. Grime, R. E. Booth, and T. Burke. 2007. The role of genotypic diversity in determining grassland community structure under constant environmental conditions. Journal of Ecology 95:895–907.
 
Gregory, A., T. Burke, R. Ferris, J. Robson, R. Smithers, and
R. Whitlock. 2006. The conservation of genetic diversity: science and policy needs in a changing world.