Publications 2008


  1. Araújo M.B 2008. Biogeografia e conservação das aves nidificantes em Portugal continental. In Atlas das Aves Nidificantes em Portugal (1999-2005) (eds. Equipa Atlas). Pp. 57-66. Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e da Biodiversidade, Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo das Aves, Parque Natural da Madeira e Secretaria Regional do Ambiente e do Mar. Assírio & Alvim. Lisboa.
  2. Araújo, M.B., Nogués-Bravo, D., Diniz-Filho, J.A.F., Haywood, A.M., Valdes, P.J. & Rahbek, C. 2008. Quaternary climate changes explain diversity among reptiles and amphibians. Ecography 31: 8–15 [Selection of Faculty of 1000 Biology]
  3. Araújo, M.B., Nogués-Bravo, D., Reginster, I., Rounsevell, M., & Whittaker, R.J. 2008. Exposure of European biodiversity to changes in human-induced pressures. Environmental Science and Policy 11: 38-45
  4. Baselga A. 2008. Determinants of species richness, endemism and turnover in European longhorn beetles. Ecography 31: 263-271
  5. Cabeza, M. 2008. Narrowing the gap between conservation planning science and practice? Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 23: 358-359
  6. Cabeza, M., Arponen, A. and van Teeffelen, A. 2008. Top predators: hot or not? A call for systematic assessment of biodiversity surrogates. Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, 976–80.
  7. Cabeza, M. and van Teeffelen, A. Strategies of reserve selection. In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Chichester In review
  8. Hannah, L., Araújo, M.B., Midgley, G., Andelman, S., Martinez-Meyer, E., Pearson, R., Williams, P. & Lovejoy, T.E. 2008. Terrestrial Biodiversity. In A Climate for Life: Meeting the Global Challenge (eds. Mittermeier, R.A., M.Totten, L. Ledwith Pennypacker, F. Boltz, C.G. Mittermeier, G. Midgley, C.M. Rodríguez, G. Prickett, C. Gascon, P.A. Seligmann and O. Langrand). Pages 183-189. CEMEX Conservation Book Series, ILCP, Arlington, VA
  9. Hof, C., Brändle, M., Brandl, R. 2008. Latitudinal variation of diversity in European freshwater animals is not concordant across habitat types. Global Ecology & Biogeography. 17: 539–546
  10. Keith, D.A., Akçakaya, H.R., Thuiller, w., Midgley, G.F., Pearson, R.G., Phillips, S.J., Regan, H.M., Araújo, M.B. & Rebelo, T.G. 2008. Predicting extinction risks under climate change: coupling stochastic population models with dynamic bioclimatic habitat models. Biology Letters. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2008.0049.
  11. Kühn, I., Sykes, M.T., Berry, P.M., Thuiller, W., Piper, J.M., Nigmann, U., Araújo, M.B., Balletto, E., Bonelli, S., Cabeza, M., Guisan, A., Hickler, T., Klotz, S., Metzger, M., Midgley, G., Musche, M., Olofsson, J., Paterson, J.S., Penev, L., Rickebusch, S., Rounsevell, M.D.A.R., Schweiger, O., Wilson, E., Settele, J. 2008. MACIS: Minimisation of and adaptation to climate change impacts on biodiversity. GAIA 17 (4): 393-395.
  12. Mitikka, V., Heikkinen, R., Luoto, M., Araújo, M.B., Saarinen, K., Poyry, J. & Fronzek, S. 2008. Predicting the northward range expansion of the map butterfly in Northern Europe using bioclimatic models. Biodiversity and Conservation 17: 623-641
  13. Moilanen, A., Arponen, A., Stokland, J. N. & Cabeza, M. Assessing replacement cost of conservation areas: how does habitat loss influence priorities? Biological Conservation. In review.
  14. Munguía, M., Peterson, A.T. & Sánchez-Cordero, V. Dispersal limitation and geographical distributions of mammal species. Journal of Biogeography 35: 1879-1887
  15. Nogués-Bravo, D., Araújo, M.B., Romdal, T., and Rahbek, C. Scale effects and human impact on the elevational species richness gradients. Nature 453:216-220
  16. Nogués-Bravo, D., Lasanta, T. & Araujo, M.B. Climate warming in Mediterranean mountains during the XXIst century. Ambio 37: 380-385
  17. Nogués-Bravo, D., Rodríguez, J., Hortal, J., Batra, P. & Araújo, M.B. Climate change, humans, and the extinction of the mammoth. PLOS Biology. 6: e79. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060079
  18. Ohlemüller, R., Anderson, B.J., Araújo, M.B., Stuart H. M. Butchart, S.H.M., Kudrna, O., Ridgely, R.S. & Thomas, C.D. 2008. Coincidence of climatic and species rarity: high risk to small-range species from climate change. Biology Letters. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2008.0097
  19. Paterson, J.S., Araújo, M.B., Berry, P.M., Piper, J.M., Rounsevell, M.D.A. Mitigation, adaptation and the threat to biodiversity. Conservation Biology. 22: 1352-1355
  20. Peterson, A.T., Stewart, A., Mohamed, K.I. & Araújo, M.B. Shifting global invasive potential of European plants with climate change. PLOS One. 3(6): e2441. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0002441.
  21. Rickebusch, S., Thuiller, W., Hickler, T., Araújo, M.B., Sykes, M.T., Schweiger, O., & Lafourcade, B. 2008. Incorporating the effects of changes in vegetation functioning and CO2 on water availability in plant habitat models. Biology Letters 4: 553-555.
  22. Thuiller, W., Albert, C. Araújo, M.B., Berry, P.M., Cabeza, M., Guisan, A., Hickler, T. Midgley, G.F., Paterson, J., Schurr, F.M., Sykes, M.T., and Zimmermann, N.E. 2008. Predicting climate change impacts on plant diversity: where to go from here? Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 9: 137–152
  23. Triantis, K.A., Nogués-Bravo, D., Hortal, J., Borges, P.A.V., Adsersen, H., Fernández-Palacios, J.M. Araújo, M.B., Whittaker. R.J. Measurements of area and the (island) species–area relationship: new directions for an old pattern. Oikos 117: 1555-1559
  24. van Teeffelen, J. A., Cabeza, M., Pöyry, J., Raatikainen, K. and Kuussaari, M. 2008. Maximising conservation benefit for grassland species with contrasting management requirements. Journal of Applied Ecology. In press