Research Focus: Biodiversity and conservation of insects; Insect ecology; Invasive species; Disturbance ecology; Forest Entomology; Soil ecology; Carabidae
Ph.D. 2016 Entomology, The Ohio State University
B.S. 2010 Biology, Baldwin-Wallace College
Riley, CB, KI Perry, KJ Ard, and MM Gardiner. 2018. Asset or liability? Ecological and sociological tradeoffs of urban spontaneous vegetation on vacant land in shrinking cities, Sustainability, 10, 2139. doi:10.3390/su10072139, Special Issue: “Sustaining the Shrinking City: Concepts, Dynamics and Management”
Klooster, WS, KJK Gandhi, L Long, KI Perry, K Rice, DA Herms. 2018. Ecological impacts of emerald ash borer in forests at the epicenter of the invasion in North America, Forests, 9, 250: 1-14. doi:10.3390/f9050250, Special Issue “Understanding and Managing Emerald Ash Borer Impacts on Ash Forests”
Perry, KI, DA Herms, WS Klooster, A Smith, DM Hartzler, DR Coyle, and KJK Gandhi. 2018. Downed coarse woody debris dynamics in ash (Fraxinus spp.) stands invaded by emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire), Forests, 9, 191: 1-14. doi:10.3390/f9040191
Perry, KI and DA Herms. 2017. Effects of late stages of emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)-induced ash mortality on forest floor invertebrate communities, Journal of Insect Science, 17(6): 119, 1-10. doi: 10.1093/jisesa/iex093
Perry, KI and DA Herms. 2017. Responses of ground-dwelling invertebrates to gap formation and accumulation of woody debris from invasive species, wind, and salvage logging, Forests, 8, 174: 1-13. doi: 10.3390/f8050174
Perry, KI, KF Wallin, JW Wenzel, and DA Herms. 2017. Characterizing movement of ground-dwelling forest arthropods with a novel mark-capture method using fluorescent powder, Journal of Insect Behavior, 30(1): 32-47. doi: 10.1007/s10905-017-9598-0
Perry, KI and DA Herms. 2016. Response of the forest floor invertebrate community to canopy gap formation caused by early stages of emerald ash borer-induced ash mortality, Forest Ecology and Management, 375: 259-267. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2016.05.034
Perry, KI and DA Herms. 2016. Short-term responses of ground beetles to forest changes caused by early stages of emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)-induced ash mortality. Environmental Entomology, 45(3): 616-626. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvw038
Petry, WK, KI Perry, A Fremgen, S Rudeen, M Lopez, J Dryburgh, and KA Mooney. 2013. Mechanisms underlying plant sexual dimorphism in multi-trophic arthropod communities. Ecology 94(9): 2055-2065.
Petry, WK, KI Perry, and KA Mooney. 2012. Influence of macronutrient imbalance on native ant interactions with aphids, aphid enemies, and host plant flowers in the field, Ecological Entomology 37(3): 175-183.