Publications

2019-2018

30. Conti L. et al. Functional trait trade-offs control plant population stability worldwide (In preparation)

29. Madrigal-González J. et al. Climate shifts causality in the diversity-abundance relationship in natural forests (In preparation)

28. Valencia E. et al. Directional trends in species composition over time can lead to a widespread overestimation of asynchrony (under review)

27. Rueda M, González-Suarez M, Revilla, E. Global biogeographical regions reveal a signal of past human impacts (bioRxiv 586313) (in revision)

26. Valencia E. et al. Global drivers of plant community stability in natural and semi-natural ecosystems (in revision)

25. – Bernardo-Madrid R, Calatayud J, González-Suarez M, Rosvall M, Lucas PM, Rueda M, Antonelli A,  Revilla E. 2019. Human activity is altering the world’s zoogeographical regions. Ecology Letters     DOI: 10.1111/ele.13321

highlighted in NATURE SUSTAINABILITY 2, 653 (2019)  doi.org/10.1038/s41893-019-0370-7

at the Spanish media:

https://ecodiario.eleconomista.es/sociedad/noticias/9937263/06/19/El-impacto-humano-cambia-la-forma-en-que-se-organiza-la-biodiversidad.html

https://www.europapress.es/andalucia/noticia-estudio-csic-constata-impacto-humano-cambia-forma-biodiversidad-organiza-20190613120918.html

24. – Koerner SE, MD Smith, DE Burkepile, N Hanan, ML Avolio, SL Collings, AK Knapp, NP Lemoine, EJ Forrestel, S Eby, DI Thompson, G Aguado-Santacruz, JP Anderson, M Anderson, A Angassa, S Bagchi, ES Bakker, G Bastin, LE Baur, KH Beard, EA Beever, PJ Bohlen, EH Boughton, D Canestro, A Cesa, E Chaneton, J Cheng, CM D’Antonio, C Deleglise, F Dembélé, J Dorrough, D Eldridge, B Fernandez-Going, S Fernández-Lugo, LH Fraser, B Freedman, G Garcia-Salgado, JR Goheen, L Guo, S Husheer, M Karembé, JMH Knops, T Kraaij, A Kulmatiski, M Kytöviita, F Lezama, G Loucougaray, A Loydi, DG Milchunas, S Milton, JW Morgan, C Moxham, KC Nehring, H Olff, TM Palmer, S Rebollo, C Riginos, AC Risch, M Rueda, M Sankaran, T Sasaki, K Schoenecker, NL Schultz, M Schütz, A Schwabe, F Siebert, C Smit, KA Stahlheber, C Storm, DJ Strong, J Su, YV Tiruvaimozhi, C Tyler, J Val, ML Vandegehuchte, KE Veblen, LT Vermeire, D Ward, J Wu, TP Young, Q Yu, TJ Zelikova. 2018. Change in dominance determines herbivore effects on plant biodiversity. Nature Ecology and Evolution 2: 1925-1932    doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0696-y

23. – Rueda M, Godoy O, Hawkins BA. 2018. Trait syndromes among North American trees are evolutionarily conserved and show adaptive value over broad geographic scales. Ecography 41: 540-550  PDF

2017-2016

22. – Šímová I*, Rueda M*, Hawkins BA. 2017. Stress from cold and drought as drivers of functional trait spectra in North American forest assemblages. Ecology and Evolution (DOI:10.1002/ece3.3297)  PDF     *Equal contribution

geb12568-toc-0001-m21. – Rueda M, Godoy O, Hawkins BA. 2017. Spatial and evolutionary parallelism between shade and drought tolerance explains the distributions of conifers in the conterminous United States.
Global Ecology and Biogeography 26: 31-42    PDF         Front-Cover

20. – Godoy O, Rueda M. 2016. El uso de inventarios forestales para entender la evolución, el mantenimiento, y el funcionamiento de la diversidad de especies. Ecosistemas 25: 80-87   PDF

2015-2014

19. – Rueda M, Sanz-JCM, Morales-Castilla I, Albuquerque FS, Ferrero M, Rodríguez MÁ. 2015. Detecting fragmentation extinction thresholds for forest understory plant species in Peninsular Spain. Plos ONE: 0126424       PDF

18. – Godoy O, Rueda M, Hawkins BA. 2015. Functional determinants of forest recruitment over broad scales. Global Ecology and Biogeography 24: 192-202   PDF

17. – Hawkins BA, Rueda M, Rangel TF, Field R, Diniz-Filho JA. 2014. Community phylogenetic at the biogeographical scale: cold tolerance, niche conservatism and the structure of North American forests. Journal of Biogeography 41: 23-38     PDF

2013-2012

16. – Rueda M, Rodríguez MÁ, Hawkins BA. 2013. Identifying global zoogeographical regions: lessons from Wallace. Journal of Biogeography 40: 2215-2225     PDF

15. – Rueda M,  Hawkins BA, Morales-Castilla I, Vidanes RM, Ferrero M, Rodríguez MÁ. 2013. Does fragmentation increase extinction thresholds? A European-wide test with seven forest birds. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22: 1282-1292     PDF

14. – Rueda M, Rebollo S, García-Salgado G. 2013. Contrasting impacts of different-sized herbivores on species richness of Mediterranean annual pastures differing in primary productivity. Oecologia 172: 449-459     PDF

2011-2010

13. – Albuquerque FS, Assunção-Albuquerque MJT, Gálvez-Bravo L, Cayuela L, Rueda M. Rey-Benayas JM. 2011. Identification of critical areas for mammal conservation in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest biosphere reserve. Natureza & Conservação (Brazilian Journal for Nature Conservation) 9: 73-78     PDF

12. – Albuquerque FS, Castro-Díez P, Rueda M, Hawkins BA, Rodríguez MÁ. 2011. Relationships of climate, residence time, and biogeographical origin with the ranges sizes and species richness patterns of exotic plants in Great Britain. Plant Ecology 212: 1901-1911 PDF

11. – Rueda M, Rodríguez MÁ, Hawkins BA. 2010. Towards a biogeographic regionalisation of the European biota. Journal of Biogeography 37: 2067-2076   PDF

10. – Rueda M, Rebollo S, Rodríguez MÁ. 2010. Habitat productivity influences root mass vertical distribution in grazed Mediterranean ecosystems. Acta Oecologica 36: 377-382 PDF

9. – Montoya D, Albuquerque D, Rueda M, Rodríguez MÁ. 2010. Species’ response patterns to habitat fragmentation: do trees support the extinction threshold hypothesis. Oikos 119: 1335-1343   PDF

8. – Albuquerque FS, Rueda M. 2010. Forest loss and fragmentation effects on woody plant species richness in Great Britain. Forest Ecology and Management 260: 472-479   PDF

7. – Zafra-Calvo N, Lobo JM, Albuquerque FS, Cabezas F, Espigares T, Olalla-Tárraga MÁ, Pérez del Val J, Rueda M, Velayos M, Rodríguez MÁ. 2010. Deriving species richness, endemism, and threatened species patterns from incomplete distribution data in the Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea. Natureza & Conservação (Brazilian Journal for Nature Conservation) 8: 27-33    PDF

2009-2008

6. – Rueda M, Rebollo S, Gálvez-Bravo L. 2009. Response to Delibes-Mateos et al.: Pellet size matters. Acta Oecologica 35: 485-487   PDF

5. – Bini LM, Diniz‐Filho JAF,  Rangel TFLVB, Akre TSB, Albaladejo RG, Albuquerque FS, Aparicio A, Araújo MB, Baselga A, Beck J, Bellocq MI, Böhning‐Gaese K, Borges PAV, Castro‐Parga I, Chey VK, Chown ST, de Marco Jr  P, Dobkin DS, Ferrer‐Castán D, Field R, Filloy J, Fleishman E, Gómez JF, Hortal J, Iverson JB, Kerr JT, Kissling WD, Kitching IJ, León‐Cortés JL, Lobo JM, Montoya D, Morales‐Castilla I, Moreno JC, Oberdorff T, Olalla‐Tárraga MA, Pausas JG, Qian H, Rahbek C, Rodriguez MA, Rueda M, Ruggiero A, Sackmann P, Sanders NJ, Terribile LC, Vetaas OR, Hawkins BA. 2009. Coefficients shifts in geographical ecology: an empirical evidence of spatial an non-spatial regression. Ecography 32: 193-204   PDF

4. – Terribile LC, Olalla-Tárraga MÁ, Morales-Castilla I, Rueda M, Vidanes RM, Rodríguez MÁ, Diniz-Filho JAF. 2009. Global richness patterns of venomous snakes reveal contrasting influences of ecology and history in two different clades. Oecologia 159: 617-626    PDF

3. – Rueda M, Rebollo S, Gálvez-Bravo, L. 2008. Age and season determine European rabbit habitat use in Mediterranean ecosystems. Acta Oecologica 34: 266-273   PDF

2. – Hawkins BA, Rueda M, Rodríguez MÁ. 2008. What do range maps and surveys tell us about diversity patterns? Folia Geobotanica 43: 345-355    PDF

1. – Rueda M, Rebollo S, Gálvez-Bravo L, Escudero A. 2008. Habitat use by large and small herbivores in a fluctuating Mediterranean ecosystem: implications of seasonal changes. Journal of Arid Environments 72: 1698-1708    PDF

– Books Chapters and other publications:

Gálvez-Bravo L,  López-Pintor A, De Miguel JM, Alonso G, Rueda M, Rebollo S, Gómez-Sal A. 2008. Ecosystem engineering effects of European rabbits in a Mediterranean habitat. In Lagomorph Biology, 125-139. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.    PDF

Rueda M. 2006. Selección de hábitat por herbívoros de diferente tamaño y sus efectos sobre la vegetación: el papel del conejo europeo (Oryctolagus cuniculus) en ecosistemas de dehesa. PhD thesis   PDF