Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
United States of America
Patrick Jansen is the professor in the smith sonian tropical research institute Indirect interactions among tropical tree species through shared rodent seed predators: a novel mechanism of tree species coexistence.
His research interest includes the profession of the seed dispersal and seedling recruitment in a Neotropical palm of the physiological negative density-dependence
Kays R,Pereira E,Jansen.Directed seed dispersal towards areas with low conspecific tree density by a scatter-hoarding rodent. Ecology Letters.2002;14:1423–1429.