Merow, C., M. Smith, T. Edwards, A. Guisan, S. McMahon, S. Normand, W. Thuiller, R. Wuest& N. Zimmermann & J. Elith. 2014. What do we learn from simplicity versus complexity in species distribution models? Ecography, In Press. link

Thuiller, W., T. Munkemuller, K.H. Schiffers, D. Georges, S. Dullinger, V.M. Eckhart, T. C. Edwards, D. Gravel, G. Kunstler, C. Merow, K. Moore O'Leary, C. Piedallu, S. Vissault, N.E. Zimmermann, D. Zurell & F. M. Schurr. Does probability of occurrence relate to demographic performance? Ecography, In Press.

Merow, C., A. M. Latimer, A. Wilson, S. McMahon, A. Rebelo, J. A. Silander Jr. 2014 Demographically driven distribution models: Advantages of using integral projection models to incorporate demography into species distribution models. Ecography, In

Merow, C., J. Dahlgren, C.J.E. Metcalf, D. Childs, M.E.K. Evans, E. Jongejans, S. Record, M. Rees, R. Salguero-Gomez & S.M. McMahon. Advancing population ecology with integral projection models: a practical guide. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 5:

Merow, C. & J. Silander. A comparison of Maxent and Maxlike for modeling species distributions. Methods in Ecology and Evolution.5:

Merow, C., M. Smith & J. A. Silander Jr. 2013. A practical guide to Maxent: what it does, and why inputs and settings matter. Ecography 36: 1-12. link *Denoted Editor's Choice and one of Ecography's 10 most accessed papers in 2013

Metcalf, C.J.E., S.M. McMahon, R. Salguero-Gomez, E. Jongejans & C. Merow. 2012. IPMpack: Builds and analyses Integral Projection Models. R package version 2.0. package description

Vieilledent, G., A. M. Latimer, A. E. Gelfand, C. Merow, A.M. Wilson, F. Mortier & J. A. Silander Jr. 2012. hSDM: hierarchical Bayesian species distribution models. R package version 1.0. package description

Merow, C., A. Latimer & J. Silander. 2011. Can entropy maximization use functional traits to explain species abundances? A comprehensive evaluation. Ecology 92: 1523-1537. pdf, supplement

Merow, C., N. LaFleur, J. A. Silander Jr., A. Wilson & M. Rubega. 2011. Developing dynamic, mechanistic species distribution models: predicting bird-mediated spread of invasive plants across northeastern North America. American Naturalist 178: 30-43. pdf, supplement

Midgley, G.F., R. Altwegg, D. Guo & C. Merow. 2009. Are quiver trees a sentinel for climate change in arid southern Africa? South African National Biodiversity Institute. ISBN: 978-0-620-43639-7 pdf

Rawitscher, G., C. Merow, M. Nguyen & I. Simbotin. 2002. Resonances and quantum scattering for the Morse potential as a barrier. American Journal of Physics 70: 935-944. pdf

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McMahon, S.M., E. Jongejans, R. Salguero-Gómez, C. Merow & C. J. E. Metcalf. Assessing tree growth models for use in life history projections.

Visser, M.D., S.M. McMahon, P.M. Dixon, C. Merow, S. Record & E. Jongejans. Speeding up ecological and evolutionary computations in R.