Katherine C. Larson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor


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(501) 450-5928


Ph.D., Ecology, Northern Arizona University, 1989

Started at UCA in 1992

Web Page: http://faculty.uca.edu/~klarson/

Courses Taught:

Principles of Biology II

General Ecology

Advanced Ecology

Biology for General Education

Research Interests:

Invasive species and restoration


Selected Publications:

Compson, Z.G., Larson, K.C., Zinkgraf, M.S., and T.G. Whitham. 2011. A genetic basis for the manipulation of sink–source relationships by the galling aphid Pemphigus betae. Oecologia: 167:711-721.


Fowler, S., and K. C. Larson. 2004 Seedling establishment of Lonicera japonica in natural areas.  Natural Areas Journal 24:49-53.


Larson, K. C., Fowler, S, and J. Walker. Lack of pollination of the alien Lonicera japonica limits seed set in Arkansas. American Midland Naturalist 148:54-60.