Peer-reviewed publications

Rasmussen, P.U., A. Chareesri, R. Neilson, A. E. Bennett and A. J. M. Tack. 2019. The impact of dispersal, plant genotype and nematodes on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal colonization. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 132: 28–35. PDF

Ekholm, A., A. J. M. Tack, K. Bolmgren and T. Roslin. 2019. The forgotten season: The impact of autumn phenology on a specialist insect herbivore community on oak. Ecological Entomology 44, 425–435. PDF

Desprez-Loustau, M.-L., M. Massot, M. Toïgo, T. Fort, G. Aday, J. Boberg, U. Braun, X. Capdevielle, T. Cech, A. Chandelier, P. Christova, T. Corcobado, T. Dogmus, C. Dutech, O. Fabreguettes, J. Faivre d’Arcier, A. Gross, M. Horta Jung, E. Iturritxa, T. Jung, C. Junker, L. Kiss, K. Kostov, A. Lehtijarvi, A. Lyubenova, B. Marçais, J. Oliva, F. Oskay, M. Pastirčák, K. Pastirčáková, D. Piou, G. Saint-Jean, A. Sallafranque, S. Slavov, J. Stenlid, V. Talgø, S. Takamatsu and A. J. M. Tack. 2018. From leaf to continent: the multi-scale distribution of an invasive cryptic pathogen complex on oak. Fungal Ecology 36: 39–50. PDF

Moreira X., L. Abdala-Roberts, J. C. Berny Mier y Teran, F. Covelo, R. de la Mata, M. Francisco, B. Hardwick, R. Matheus Pires, T. Roslin, D. S. Schigel, J. P. J. G. ten Hoopen, B. G. H. Timmermans, L. J. A. van Dijk, B. Castagneyrol and A. J. M. Tack. 2019. Impacts of urbanization on insect herbivory and plant defences in oak trees. Oikos 128: 113–123. PDF

Castagneyrol, B., P. Fernandez-Conradi, P. U. Rasmussen, C. Robin and A. J. M. Tack. 2018. Belowground-aboveground interactions between pathogens and herbivores. Invited book chapter for the book Aboveground-Belowground Community Ecology. Eds. Ohgushi, T., S. Wurst and S. N. Johnson. PDF

Rasmussen, P.U., L. Hugerth, A. Andersson, B. Lindahl and A. J. M. Tack. 2018. Multi-scale patterns and drivers of AM fungal communities in the roots and root-associated soil of a wild perennial herb. New Phytologist 220: 1248–1261. PDF [See this PDF for a great commentary by Tancredi Caruso in New Phytologist on our paper]

Blanchet, F. G., T. Roslin, M. T. Kimura, R. Kaartinen, S. Gripenberg and A. J. M. Tack. 2018. Related herbivore species show similar temporal dynamics. Journal of Animal Ecology 87: 801-812. PDF

Moreira, X., B. Castagneyrol, L. Abdala-Roberts, J. C. Berny-Mier y Terán, B. G. H. Timmermans, H. H. Bruun, F. Covelo, G. Glauser, S. Rasmann and A. J. M. Tack. 2018. Latitudinal variation in plant chemical defences drives latitudinal patterns of leaf herbivory. Ecography 41: 1124–1134. PDF

Signoret, C., E. Ng, S. da Silva, A. J. M. Tack, H. H. Lidö, and C. Balachandran. 2018. Well-being of early-career scientists in Sweden. Higher Education Policy. PDF

Fernandez-Conradi, P., H. Jactel, C. Robin, A. J. M. Tack and B. Castagneyrol. 2018. Fungi reduce preference and performance of insect herbivores on infected plants. Ecology 99: 300–311. PDF

Ekholm, A., T. Roslin, P. Pulkkinen and A. J. M. Tack. 2017. Dispersal, host genotype and environment shape the spatial dynamics of a parasite in the wild. Ecology 98: 2574–2584. PDF

Rasmussen, P. U, T. Amin, A. E. Bennett, K. Karlsson Green, S. Timonen, S. van Nouhuys and A. J. M. Tack. 2017. Plant and insect genetic variation mediate the impact of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on a natural plant-herbivore interaction. Ecological Entomology 42: 793–802. PDF

Mursinoff, S. and A. J. M. Tack. 2017. Spatial variation in soil biota mediates plant adaptation to a foliar pathogen. New Phytologist 214: 644–654. PDF

Zheng, Z., O. Ovaskainen, T. Roslin and A. J. M. Tack. 2015. Beyond metacommunities paradigms: habitat configuration, life-history and movement shape an herbivore community on oak. Ecology 96: 3175–3185. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., T. Mononen and I. Hanski. 2015. Increasing frequency of low summer precipitation synchronizes dynamics and compromises metapopulation stability in the Glanville fritillary butterfly. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20150173. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., A.-L. Laine, J. J. Burdon, A. Bissett and P. H. Thrall. 2015. Below-ground abiotic and biotic heterogeneity shapes above-ground infection outcomes and spatial divergence in a host–parasite interaction. New Phytologist 207: 1159–1169. PDF

Pohjanmies, T., A. J. M. Tack, P. Pulkkinen, S. Elshibli, P. Vakkari and T. Roslin. 2015. Genetic diversity and connectivity shape herbivore load within an oak population at its range limit. Ecosphere 6: 101. PDF

Tollenaere, C. T., B. Pernechele, H. S. Mäkinen, S. R. Parratt, M. Z. Németh, G. M. Kovács, L. Kiss, A. J. M. Tack and A.-L. Laine. 2014. A hyperparasite affects the population dynamics of a wild plant pathogen. Molecular Ecology 23: 5877-5887. PDF

Jousimo, J.*, A. J. M. Tack*, Ovaskainen, O., Mononen, T., Susi, H., Tollenaere, C. and A.-L. Laine. 2014. Ecological and evolutionary effects of fragmentation on infectious disease dynamics. Science 344: 1289-1293. PDF

(* Shared first authorship)

Tack, A. J. M. and A.-L. Laine. 2014. Invited review: Spatial eco-evolutionary feedback in plant-pathogen interactions. European Journal of Plant Patholology 138: 667-677. PDF

Tack, A. J. M. and A.-L. Laine. 2014. Ecological and evolutionary implications of spatial heterogeneity during the off-season for a wild parasite. New Phytologist 202: 297-308. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., J. Hakala, T. Petäjä, M. Kulmala, and A.-L. Laine. 2014. Genotype and spatial structure shape pathogen dispersal and disease dynamics at small spatial scales. Ecology 95: 703-714. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., F. Horns, and A.-L. Laine. 2014. The impact of spatial scale and habitat configuration on patterns of trait variation and local adaptation in a wild plant parasite. Evolution 68: 176-189. PDF

Biere, A. and A. J. M. Tack. 2013. Evolutionary adaptation in three-way interactions between plants, microbes and arthropods. Functional Ecology 27: 646-660. PDF

Tack, A. J. M. and M. Dicke. 2013. Plant pathogens structure arthropod communities across multiple spatial and temporal scales. Functional Ecology 27: 633-645. PDF

Tollenaere, C., H. Susi, J. Nokso-Koivisto, P. Koskinen, A. Tack, P. Auvinen, L. Paulin, M. J. Frilander, R. Lehtonen, and A.-L. Laine. 2012. SNP design from 454 sequencing of Podosphaera plantaginis transcriptome reveals a genetically diverse pathogen metapopulation with high levels of mixed-genotype infection. PLoS ONE 7: e52492. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., S. Gripenberg, and T. Roslin. 2012. Cross-kingdom interactions matter: fungal-mediated interactions structure an insect community on oak. Ecology Letters 15: 177-185. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., M. T. J. Johnson, and T. Roslin. 2012. Sizing up community genetics: it’s a matter of scale. Oikos 121: 481-488. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., P. H. Thrall, L. G. Barrett, J. J. Burdon, and A.-L. Laine. 2012. Variation in infectivity and aggressiveness in space and time in wild host–pathogen systems: causes and consequences. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 1918-1936. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., S. Gripenberg, and T. Roslin. 2011. Can we predict indirect interactions from quantitative food webs? – an experimental approach. Journal of Animal Ecology 80: 108-118. PDF

Tack, A. J. M. and T. Roslin. 2011. The relative importance of host-plant genetic diversity in structuring the associated herbivore community. Ecology 92: 1594-1604. PDF

Tack, A. J. M. 2010. Photo Gallery: Adaptation of insects to individual trees. Bulletin of the Ecological Society 91: 335-338. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., O. Ovaskainen, P. Pulkkinen, and T. Roslin. 2010. Spatial location dominates over host plant genotype in structuring an herbivore community. Ecology 91: 2660-2672. PDF

Tack, A. J. M. and T. Roslin. 2010. Overrun by the neighbors: Landscape context affects strength and sign of local adaptation. Ecology 91: 2253-2260. PDF

Tack, A. J. M., O. Ovaskainen, P. J. Harrison, and T. Roslin. 2009. Competition as a structuring force in leaf miner communities. Oikos 118: 809-818. PDF

E. J. Slaa, A. J. M. Tack & M. J. Sommeijer. 2003. The effect of intrinsic and extrinsic factors on flower constancy in stingless bees. Apidologie 34: 457-468. PDF