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Emeritus L. Thomas J Harrington

Biography

Lecturer in plant science, ecology and genetics

Research Interests

Mycology-fungal ecology- biology and ecology of mycorrhizas-molecular ecology-algal ecology (phytoplnkton esp. diatoms)-ecology of estuaries-plant ecology

Publications

Book Chapters

1982

Field Studies Guide to Cappanalea Outdoor Education Centre
Breen, J; Harrington, T
(1982) Field Studies Guide to Cappanalea Outdoor Education Centre
In Field Studies Guide to Cappanalea Outdoor Education Centre; pp. 34-

Peer Reviewed Journals

2012

The macrofungal diversity and community of Atlantic oak (Quercus petraea and Q. robur) forests in Ireland
O'Hanlon, R,Harrington, TJ
(2012) The macrofungal diversity and community of Atlantic oak (Quercus petraea and Q. robur) forests in Ireland
In Anales Del Jardin Botanico De Madrid; pp. 107-117
DOI: 10.3989/ajbm.2292

2012

Macrofungal diversity and ecology in four Irish forest types
O'Hanlon, R,Harrington, TJ
(2012) Macrofungal diversity and ecology in four Irish forest types
In Fungal Ecology; pp. 499-508
DOI: 10.1016/j.funeco.2011.12.008

2012

GROWTH AND NUTRITION OF HOLCUS LANATUS IN BAUXITE RESIDUE AMENDED WITH COMBINATIONS OF SPENT MUSHROOM COMPOST AND GYPSUM
Courtney, R,Harrington, T
(2012) GROWTH AND NUTRITION OF HOLCUS LANATUS IN BAUXITE RESIDUE AMENDED WITH COMBINATIONS OF SPENT MUSHROOM COMPOST AND GYPSUM
In Land Degradation & Development; pp. 144-149
DOI: 10.1002/ldr.1062

2012

MYCORRHIZAL ASSOCIATIONS OF ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA-URSI AND HELIANTHEMUM OELANDICUM SPP PILOSELLOIDES IN THE BURREN DRYAS HEATHS
Liston, M,Harrington, T
(2012) MYCORRHIZAL ASSOCIATIONS OF ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA-URSI AND HELIANTHEMUM OELANDICUM SPP PILOSELLOIDES IN THE BURREN DRYAS HEATHS
In Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy; pp. 311-313
DOI: 10.3318/BIOE.2012.15

2012

GROWTH AND NUTRITION OF HOLCUS LANATUS IN BAUXITE RESIDUE
Courtney, R and Harrington, T.
(2012) GROWTH AND NUTRITION OF HOLCUS LANATUS IN BAUXITE RESIDUE
In Land Degradation & Development; pp. 144-149

2012

Similar taxonomic richness but different communities of ectomycorrhizas in native forests and non-native plantation forests
O'Hanlon, R,Harrington, TJ
(2012) Similar taxonomic richness but different communities of ectomycorrhizas in native forests and non-native plantation forests
In Mycorrhiza; pp. 371-382
DOI: 10.1007/s00572-011-0412-0

2011

Nematode Assemblages in Bauxite Residue with Different Restoration Histories
Courtney, R; Keith, AM; Harrington, T
(2011) Nematode Assemblages in Bauxite Residue with Different Restoration Histories
In Restoration Ecology; pp. 758-764
DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00734.x

2011

DIVERSITY AND DISTRIBUTION OF MUSHROOM-FORMING FUNGI (AGARICOMYCETES) IN IRELAND
O'Hanlon, R; Harrington, TJ
(2011) DIVERSITY AND DISTRIBUTION OF MUSHROOM-FORMING FUNGI (AGARICOMYCETES) IN IRELAND
In Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy; pp. 117-133
DOI: 10.3318/BIOE.2011.111.10

2010

Macro-arthropod succession in grassland growing on bauxite residue
Courtney, R; O'Neill, N; Harrington, T; Breen, J
(2010) Macro-arthropod succession in grassland growing on bauxite residue
In Ecological Engineering; pp. 1666-1671
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2010.07.006

2010

Assessment of plant-available phosphorus in a fine textured sodic substrate
Courtney, R; Harrington, T
(2010) Assessment of plant-available phosphorus in a fine textured sodic substrate
In Ecological Engineering; pp. 542-547
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2009.12.001

2009

An Evaluation of Revegetation Success on Bauxite Residue
Courtney, R; Mullen, G; Harrington, T
(2009) An Evaluation of Revegetation Success on Bauxite Residue
In Restoration Ecology; pp. 350-358
DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2008.00375.x

2009

PHYSICO-CHEMICAL CHANGES IN BAUXITE RESIDUE FOLLOWING APPLICATION OF SPENT MUSHROOM COMPOST AND GYPSUM
Courtney, RG; Jordan, SN; Harrington, T
(2009) PHYSICO-CHEMICAL CHANGES IN BAUXITE RESIDUE FOLLOWING APPLICATION OF SPENT MUSHROOM COMPOST AND GYPSUM
In Land Degradation & Development; pp. 572-581
DOI: 10.1002/ldr.926

2008

Benthic diatoms of the River Deel: Diversity and community structure
Chathain, BN; Harrington, TJ
(2008) Benthic diatoms of the River Deel: Diversity and community structure
In Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy; pp. 29-42
DOI: 10.3318/BIOE.2008.108.1.29

2005

Effects of salinity and inundation regime on growth and distribution of Schoenoplectus triqueter
Deegan, B; Harrington, TJ; Dundon, P
(2005) Effects of salinity and inundation regime on growth and distribution of Schoenoplectus triqueter
In Aquatic Botany; pp. 199-211
DOI: 10.1016/j.aquabot.2004.11.006

2005

Ectomycorrhizas associated with a relict population of Dryas octopetala in the Burren, western Ireland. I. Distribution of ectomycorrhizas in relation to vegetation and soil characteristics
Harrington, TJ; Mitchell, DT
(2005) Ectomycorrhizas associated with a relict population of Dryas octopetala in the Burren, western Ireland. I. Distribution of ectomycorrhizas in relation to vegetation and soil characteristics
In Mycorrhiza; pp. 425-433
DOI: 10.1007/s00572-005-0347-4

2005

Developing an optimal river typology for biological elements within the Water Framework Directive
Dodkins, I; Rippey, B; Harrington, TJ; Bradley, C; Ni Chathain, B; Kelly-Quinn, M; McGarrigle, M; Hodge, S; Trigg, D
(2005) Developing an optimal river typology for biological elements within the Water Framework Directive
In Water Research; pp. 3479-3486
DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2005.06.008

2005

Ectomycorrhizas associated with a relict population of Dryas octopetala in the Burren, western Ireland II. Composition, structure and temporal variation in the ectomycorrhizal community
Harrington, TJ; Mitchell, DT
(2005) Ectomycorrhizas associated with a relict population of Dryas octopetala in the Burren, western Ireland II. Composition, structure and temporal variation in the ectomycorrhizal community
In Mycorrhiza; pp. 435-445
DOI: 10.1007/s00572-005-0348-3

2004

The distribution and ecology of Schoenoplectus triqueter in the Shannon Estuary
Deegan B.M., Harrington T.J.
(2004) The distribution and ecology of Schoenoplectus triqueter in the Shannon Estuary
In Biology And Environment; pp. 107-117

2004

Preliminary results from the investigation of benthic diatoms from potential reference river sites in Ireland
Ni Chathain B., Harrington T.J., McCarthy J., Kellyquinn M., Bradley C., Baars J.R.
(2004) Preliminary results from the investigation of benthic diatoms from potential reference river sites in Ireland
In Oceanological And Hydrobiological Studies; pp. 3-15

2004

The distribution of Schoenoplectus triqueter in the Shannon Estuary
Deegan, B; Harrington, TJ
(2004) The distribution of Schoenoplectus triqueter in the Shannon Estuary
In Biology And Environment: Proc. Royal Irish Academy; pp. 107-117

2003

Relationships between macrofungi and vegetation in the burren
Harrington T.J.
(2003) Relationships between macrofungi and vegetation in the burren
In Biology And Environment; pp. 147-159

2002

Characterization of Dryas octopetala ectomycorrhizas from limestone karst vegetation, western Ireland
Harrington, TJ; Mitchell, DT
(2002) Characterization of Dryas octopetala ectomycorrhizas from limestone karst vegetation, western Ireland
In Canadian Journal Of Botany-Revue Canadienne De Botanique; pp. 970-982
DOI: 10.1139/B02-082

2002

Colonization of root systems of Carex flacca and C-pilulifera by Cortinarius (Dermocybe) cinnamomeus
Harrington, TJ; Mitchell, DT
(2002) Colonization of root systems of Carex flacca and C-pilulifera by Cortinarius (Dermocybe) cinnamomeus
In Mycological Research; pp. 452-459
DOI: 10.1017/S0953756202005713

1997

Aquatic hyphomycetes of 21 rivers in southern Ireland
Harrington, TJ
(1997) Aquatic hyphomycetes of 21 rivers in southern Ireland
In Biology And Environment-Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy; pp. 139-148

1996

Observations on the macrofungi of Dryas communities in the Burren, Western Ireland.
Harrington, T
(1996) Observations on the macrofungi of Dryas communities in the Burren, Western Ireland.
In Irish Nat. Journal; pp. 169-174

1994

New Irish fungal records.
Harrington, T
(1994) New Irish fungal records.
In Irish Nat. Journal; pp. 413-414

Other Journals

2001

Fungi in the Burren.
Harrington, TJ
(2001) Fungi in the Burren.
In Field Mycology; pp. 30-33

Other Items Published

2001

Freshwater benthic algae as water quality indicators in the river Deel, Co. Limerick
Ní Chátháin, B; Harrington, T; Breen, J
(2001) Freshwater benthic algae as water quality indicators in the river Deel, Co. Limerick
In American Journal Of Physiology;