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Precipitation and temperature drive continental-scale patterns in stream invertebrate production

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Science Advances  17 Apr 2019:
Vol. 5, no. 4, eaav2348
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aav2348

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vol. 5 no. 4

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  • Received for publication August 28, 2018
  • Accepted for publication February 27, 2019
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  1. C. J. Patrick1,*,
  2. D. J. McGarvey2,
  3. J. H. Larson3,
  4. W. F. Cross4,
  5. D. C. Allen5,
  6. A. C. Benke6,
  7. T. Brey7,
  8. A. D. Huryn6,
  9. J. Jones8,
  10. C. A. Murphy9,
  11. C. Ruffing10,
  12. P. Saffarinia11,
  13. M. R. Whiles12,
  14. J. B. Wallace13 and
  15. G. Woodward14
  1. 1Department of Life Sciences, Texas A&M University, 6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, USA.
  2. 2Center for Environmental Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA.
  3. 3Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 2630 Fanta Reed Rd., La Crosse, WI 54603, USA.
  4. 4Department of Ecology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA.
  5. 5Department of Biology, University of Oklahoma, 730 Van Vleet Oval, Norman, OK 73019, USA.
  6. 6University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA.
  7. 7Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven & Helmholtz Institute for Functional Marine Biodiversity at the University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany.
  8. 8University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA.
  9. 9Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA.
  10. 10University of British Columbia, 2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada.
  11. 11University of California, Riverside, 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA 92521, USA.
  12. 12Department of Zoology, Cooperative Wildlife Research Laboratory and Center for Ecology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901, USA.
  13. 13Department of Entomology and Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA.
  14. 14Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Buckhurst Rd., Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: christopher.patrick{at}


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