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B.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro (Biology, 1969)/ Ph.D., Georgetown University (Ecology, 1993) Research interest in insect ecology, animal-plant interactions, mangrove ecology
Simpson, Loraé T., Feller, Ilka C. and Chapman, Samantha K.
Effects of competition and nutrient enrichemnt on avicennia germinans in the salt marsh-mangrove ecotone.
Vogt, Juliane, Skóra, Annegret, Feller, Ilka C., Piou, Cyril, Coldren, Glenn and Berger, Uta.
Investigating the role of impoundment and forest structure on the resistance and resilience of mangrove forests to hurricanes.
Lovelock, Catherine E., Feller, Ilka C., Adame, Maria Fernanda, Reef, Ruth, Penrose, Helen M., Wei, Lili and Ball, Marilyn C.
Intense storms and the delivery of materials that relieve nutrient limitations in mangroves of an arid zone estuary.
Functional Plant Biology,
Reef, Ruth, Ball, Marilyn C., Feller, Ilka C. and Lovelock, Catherine E.
Relationships among RNA : DNA ratio, growth and elemental stoichiometry in mangrove trees.
Feller, Ilka C., Lovelock, Catherine E. and Piou, C.
Growth and nutrient conservation in Rhizophora mangle in response to fertilization along latitudinal and tidal gradients.
Proceedings of the Smithsonian Marine Science Symposium
Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Martin, Katherine C., Bruhn, Dan, Lovelock, Catherine E., Feller, Ilka C., Evans, John R. and Ball, Marilyn C.
Nitrogen fertilization enhances water-use efficiency in a saline environment.
Plant, Cell and Environment,
Piou, C., Berger, U. and Feller, Ilka C.
Spatial structure of a leaf-removing crab population in a mangrove of North-Brazil.
Wetlands Ecology and Management,