Robert Skelton
Robert Skelton
South African Environmental Observation Network
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Predicting plant vulnerability to drought in biodiverse regions using functional traits
RP Skelton, AG West, TE Dawson
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (18), 5744-5749, 2015
1432015
Visual quantification of embolism reveals leaf vulnerability to hydraulic failure
TJ Brodribb, RP Skelton, SAM McAdam, D Bienaimé, CJ Lucani, ...
New Phytologist 209 (4), 1403-1409, 2016
942016
Casting light on xylem vulnerability in an herbaceous species reveals a lack of segmentation
RP Skelton, TJ Brodribb, B Choat
New Phytologist 214 (2), 561-569, 2017
552017
How do fires kill plants? The hydraulic death hypothesis and Cape Proteaceae “fire-resisters”
JJ Midgley, LM Kruger, R Skelton
South African Journal of Botany 77 (2), 381-386, 2011
412011
Plant ecophysiological diversity
WD Stock
Fynbos: Ecology, evolution, and conservation of a megadiverse region, 248, 2014
392014
Gas exchange recovery following natural drought is rapid unless limited by loss of leaf hydraulic conductance: evidence from an evergreen woodland
RP Skelton, TJ Brodribb, SAM McAdam, PJ Mitchell
New Phytologist 215 (4), 1399-1412, 2017
382017
Is leaf pubescence of Cape Proteaceae a xeromorphic or radiation-protective trait?
RP Skelton, JJ Midgley, JM Nyaga, SD Johnson, MD Cramer
Australian Journal of Botany 60 (2), 104-113, 2012
342012
Low vulnerability to xylem embolism in leaves and stems of North American oaks
RP Skelton, TE Dawson, SE Thompson, Y Shen, A Weitz, DD Ackerly
Plant Physiology, 2018
272018
External heat-pulse method allows comparative sapflow measurements in diverse functional types in a Mediterranean-type shrubland in South Africa
RP Skelton, AG West, TE Dawson, JM Leonard
Functional Plant Biology 40 (10), 1076-1087, 2013
122013
Beyond isohydricity: The role of environmental variability in determining plant drought responses
X Feng, DD Ackerly, TE Dawson, S Manzoni, B McLaughlin, RP Skelton, ...
Plant, cell & environment 42 (4), 1104-1111, 2019
102019
The ecohydrological context of drought and classification of plant responses
X Feng, DD Ackerly, TE Dawson, S Manzoni, RP Skelton, G Vico, ...
Ecology letters 21 (11), 1723-1736, 2018
72018
No local adaptation in leaf or stem xylem vulnerability to embolism, but consistent vulnerability segmentation in a North American oak
RP Skelton, LDL Anderegg, P Papper, E Reich, TE Dawson, M Kling, ...
New Phytologist 223 (3), 1296-1306, 2019
62019
Miniature external sapflow gauges and the heat ratio method for quantifying plant water loss
RP Skelton
Bio Protoc 7 (3), 1-10, 2017
32017
The role of hydraulic strategies in understanding the response of fynbos to drought
RP Skelton
University of Cape Town, 2014
32014
Of Storage and Stems: Examining the Role of Stem Water Storage in Plant Water Balance
R Skelton
Plant physiology 179 (4), 1433-1434, 2019
12019
Variation in leaf attributes and their effects on physiological processes in Leucospermum conocarpodendron L. Buek
R Skelton
University of Cape Town, 2007
12007
Quantifying losses of plant hydraulic function: seeing the forest, the trees and the xylem.
R Skelton, J Diaz
Tree Physiology, 2020
2020
Testing Intraspecific Coupling of Nutrient and Water-Conservative Plant Traits Across an Aridity Gradient
S Pierre, LDL Anderegg, RP Skelton, T Dawson
AGU Fall Meeting 2019, 2019
2019
The Influences of Drought and Pathogenic Fungi Infestation on Embolism Formation and Propagation in Quercus douglasii
J Diaz, RP Skelton, LD Anderegg, PD Papper, TE Dawson, D Ackerly
AGUFM 2019, B33F-2534, 2019
2019
Simulation Modeling Platform Provides a Powerful Tool for Identifying Optimal Traits and Management Practices for Wheat Production
RP Skelton
Plant physiology 181 (3), 847-848, 2019
2019
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