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Diniz-Filho et al (Ecol Lett 2021) Too simple models may predict the island rule for the wrong reasons

Diniz-Filho et al (Ecol Lett 2021) Too simple models may predict the island rule for the wrong reasons

Prinzing et al (New Phytol 2021) Disturbed habitats reduce the signal of deep evolutionary history in plant traits

Prinzing et al (New Phytol 2021) Disturbed habitats reduce the signal of deep evolutionary history in plant traits

Laiolo et al (CSIC scientific challenges 2021) Preserving biodiversity and its functions under global change

Laiolo et al (CSIC scientific challenges 2021) Preserving biodiversity and its functions under global change

Diniz-Filho et al. (J Biogeogr 2021) Quantitative genetics of an extreme insular dwarfing

Diniz-Filho et al. (J Biogeogr 2021) Quantitative genetics of an extreme insular dwarfing

Sobral-Souza et al. (2021 PeerJ) Knowledge gaps hamper understanding the relationship between fragmentation and biodiversity loss

Sobral-Souza et al. (2021 PeerJ) Knowledge gaps hamper understanding the relationship between fragmentation and biodiversity loss

Noriega et al (Biotropica 2021) Human perturbations reduce dung beetle diversity and dung removal

Noriega et al (Biotropica 2021) Human perturbations reduce dung beetle diversity and dung removal

Pessôa et al (J Biogeogr 2021) Unveiling the drivers of local dung beetle species richness in the Neotropics

Pessôa et al (J Biogeogr 2021) Unveiling the drivers of local dung beetle species richness in the Neotropics

Noriega et al (Oecologia 2021) Temporal changes in Amazonian dung beetle assemblages

Noriega et al (Oecologia 2021) Temporal changes in Amazonian dung beetle assemblages

Freitas et al (Fish Fisheries 2021) Quantifying shortfalls in the knowledge on Neotropical catfishes

Freitas et al (Fish Fisheries 2021) Quantifying shortfalls in the knowledge on Neotropical catfishes

Tessarolo et al (Ecol Ind 2021) High uncertainty in the effects of data characteristics on SDM performance

Tessarolo et al (Ecol Ind 2021) High uncertainty in the effects of data characteristics on SDM performance

Santamaría & Hortal (Sci Tot Environ 2021) Effects of lockdown on COVID-19 effective reproduction number in Spain

Santamaría & Hortal (Sci Tot Environ 2021) Effects of lockdown on COVID-19 effective reproduction number in Spain

Santamaría & Hortal (Epidem Infect 2020) Chasing the ghost of infection past: COVID-19 infection shifts in Spain

Santamaría & Hortal (Epidem Infect 2020) Chasing the ghost of infection past: COVID-19 infection shifts in Spain

Meyer et al (J Biogeogr 2020) Deconstructing richness–environment relationships in Neotropical lianas

Meyer et al (J Biogeogr 2020) Deconstructing richness–environment relationships in Neotropical lianas

deCastro-Arrazola et al (Ecology 2020) Effects of dung beetle traits on dung removal, burial and seedling emergence

deCastro-Arrazola et al (Ecology 2020) Effects of dung beetle traits on dung removal, burial and seedling emergence

Santos et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2020) Current and past climate, human impacts, and European mammal diversity

Santos et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2020) Current and past climate, human impacts, and European mammal diversity

Ronquillo et al (Biodiv Data J 2020) Spatial and temporal biases and gaps in the knowledge on Iberian mosses

Ronquillo et al (Biodiv Data J 2020) Spatial and temporal biases and gaps in the knowledge on Iberian mosses

Hortal & Santos (Nature 2020) Rethinking extinctions that arise from habitat loss

Hortal & Santos (Nature 2020) Rethinking extinctions that arise from habitat loss

Freitas et al (Syst Biodiv 2020) How reliable are species identifications in biodiversity big data?

Freitas et al (Syst Biodiv 2020) How reliable are species identifications in biodiversity big data?

Mestre et al (Biol Rev 2020) A niche perspective on the range expansion of symbionts

Mestre et al (Biol Rev 2020) A niche perspective on the range expansion of symbionts

Meyer et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2020) Canopy height explains species richness of Neotropical lianas

Meyer et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2020) Canopy height explains species richness of Neotropical lianas

McGill et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2019) Unifying macroecology and macroevolution

McGill et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2019) Unifying macroecology and macroevolution

Diniz-Filho et al (Biol Lett 2019) Quantitative genetics of body size evolution in islands

Diniz-Filho et al (Biol Lett 2019) Quantitative genetics of body size evolution in islands

Calatayud et al (Procs Roy Soc B) Pleistocene climate change and the formation of regional species pools

Calatayud et al (Procs Roy Soc B) Pleistocene climate change and the formation of regional species pools

Alves-Martins et al (PeerJ 2019) Metacommunity patterns of Amazonian Odonata

Alves-Martins et al (PeerJ 2019) Metacommunity patterns of Amazonian Odonata

Leo et al (JoVE 2019) BtM, a datalogger to estimate the water content of nonvascular cryptogams

Leo et al (JoVE 2019) BtM, a datalogger to estimate the water content of nonvascular cryptogams

Alves-Martins et al (Insect Conserv Div 2019) Drivers of Amazonian stream Odonata diversity

Alves-Martins et al (Insect Conserv Div 2019) Drivers of Amazonian stream Odonata diversity

deCastro-Arrazola et al (PeerJ 2018) Aridity shapes dung beetle assemblages towards the Sahara

deCastro-Arrazola et al (PeerJ 2018) Aridity shapes dung beetle assemblages towards the Sahara

Lobo et al (Ecol Ind 2018) KnowBR: An app to map survey effort and identify well-surveyed areas

Lobo et al (Ecol Ind 2018) KnowBR: An app to map survey effort and identify well-surveyed areas

Borges et al (Biodiv Conserv 2018) Global Island Monitoring Scheme (GIMS)

Borges et al (Biodiv Conserv 2018) Global Island Monitoring Scheme (GIMS)

Medina et al (Oecologia 2018) Determinants of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Medina et al (Oecologia 2018) Determinants of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Noriega et al (Basic Appl Ecol 2018) Research trends in ecosystem services provided by insects

Noriega et al (Basic Appl Ecol 2018) Research trends in ecosystem services provided by insects

Tessarolo et al (Ecol Evol 2017) Temporal degradation of data limits biodiversity research

Tessarolo et al (Ecol Evol 2017) Temporal degradation of data limits biodiversity research

Chozas et al (Plant Ecol Div 2017) Trait dynamics of Mediterranean xerophytic shrub communities

Chozas et al (Plant Ecol Div 2017) Trait dynamics of Mediterranean xerophytic shrub communities

Calatayud et al (PPEES 2017) Uneven abundances determine nestedness in climbing plant-host interaction networks

Calatayud et al (PPEES 2017) Uneven abundances determine nestedness in climbing plant-host interaction networks

Patiño et al (J Biogeogr 2017) A roadmap for island biology

Patiño et al (J Biogeogr 2017) A roadmap for island biology

Chozas et al (Ann Bot 2017) Environmental niche divergence among parapatric dune shrub sister species

Chozas et al (Ann Bot 2017) Environmental niche divergence among parapatric dune shrub sister species

Moretti et al (Func Ecol 2017) Handbook of protocols for measuring terrestrial invertebrate functional traits

Moretti et al (Func Ecol 2017) Handbook of protocols for measuring terrestrial invertebrate functional traits

Santini et al (Biol Conserv 2017) Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change

Santini et al (Biol Conserv 2017) Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change

Stropp et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2016) Mapping ignorance on African flowering plants

Stropp et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2016) Mapping ignorance on African flowering plants

Calatayud et al (J Biogeogr 2016) Glaciations, deciduous forests, water and European Carabus diversity

Calatayud et al (J Biogeogr 2016) Glaciations, deciduous forests, water and European Carabus diversity

Schipper et al (Glob Change Biol 2016) Contrasting changes in N American bird abundance and diversity

Schipper et al (Glob Change Biol 2016) Contrasting changes in N American bird abundance and diversity

Silva et al (Biol Inv 2016) Contextualized niche shifts upon independent invasions by O. taurus

Silva et al (Biol Inv 2016) Contextualized niche shifts upon independent invasions by O. taurus

Yguel et al (Am Nat 2016) The evolutionary legacy of diversification predicts ecosystem function

Yguel et al (Am Nat 2016) The evolutionary legacy of diversification predicts ecosystem function

Calatayud et al (PNAS 2016) Geography and major evolutionary transitions shape host use of plant parasites

Calatayud et al (PNAS 2016) Geography and major evolutionary transitions shape host use of plant parasites

Chefaoui et al (Web Ecol 2016) Using niche models to predict the distribution of xerophytic shrubs

Chefaoui et al (Web Ecol 2016) Using niche models to predict the distribution of xerophytic shrubs

Hortal et al (Ann Rev Ecol Evol Syst 2015) Seven shortfalls that beset large-scale knowledge of biodiversity

Hortal et al (Ann Rev Ecol Evol Syst 2015) Seven shortfalls that beset large-scale knowledge of biodiversity

de Bello et al (Folia Geobot 2015) On the need of phylogenetic corrections in functional trait-based approaches

de Bello et al (Folia Geobot 2015) On the need of phylogenetic corrections in functional trait-based approaches

Chozas et al (Plant Soil 2015) Drivers of xerophytic shrub community dynamics on stabilized dunes

Chozas et al (Plant Soil 2015) Drivers of xerophytic shrub community dynamics on stabilized dunes

Aranda et al(PLoS ONE 2014) Determinants of bryophyte species richness in the Macaronesia

Aranda et al(PLoS ONE 2014) Determinants of bryophyte species richness in the Macaronesia

Gouveia et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2014) Thermal tolerance–geographical range interface and niche dimensionality

Gouveia et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2014) Thermal tolerance–geographical range interface and niche dimensionality

McInerny et al (TREE 2014) Information visualisation for science and policy

McInerny et al (TREE 2014) Information visualisation for science and policy

Tessarolo et al (Div Distr 2014) Uncertainty associated with survey design in Species Distribution Models

Tessarolo et al (Div Distr 2014) Uncertainty associated with survey design in Species Distribution Models

Lima-Ribeiro et al (Quat Res 2014) Macroecological patterns reveal climatic effects on Pleistocene mammal extinctions

Lima-Ribeiro et al (Quat Res 2014) Macroecological patterns reveal climatic effects on Pleistocene mammal extinctions

Medina et al (Ecography 2014) Drivers of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Medina et al (Ecography 2014) Drivers of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Hortal et al (J Limnol 2014) Lakes as model systems for macroecological research

Hortal et al (J Limnol 2014) Lakes as model systems for macroecological research

Medina et al (Biodiv Conserv 2013) Designing bryophyte surveys to cover diversity gradients

Medina et al (Biodiv Conserv 2013) Designing bryophyte surveys to cover diversity gradients

Fontaneto & Hortal (Mol Ecol 2013) At least some protist species are not ubiquitous

Fontaneto & Hortal (Mol Ecol 2013) At least some protist species are not ubiquitous

Hortal et al (PNAS 2013) Species richness can decrease with altitude, but not with habitat diversity

Hortal et al (PNAS 2013) Species richness can decrease with altitude, but not with habitat diversity

Aranda et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2013) How do dispersal modes shape the species–area relationship?

Aranda et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2013) How do dispersal modes shape the species–area relationship?

Gouveia et al (Ecography 2013) Nonstationary effects on global amphibian diversity

Gouveia et al (Ecography 2013) Nonstationary effects on global amphibian diversity

Ureta et al. (2012 PPEES) Life-history plasticity and extinction risk under climate change and human disturbance

Ureta et al. (2012 PPEES) Life-history plasticity and extinction risk under climate change and human disturbance

Hortal et al. (2012 Nat Conserv) Basic questions in biogeography and the (lack of) simplicity of species distributions

Hortal et al. (2012 Nat Conserv) Basic questions in biogeography and the (lack of) simplicity of species distributions

Kamino et al. (2012 Biol Lett) Challenges and perspectives for species distribution modelling in the Neotropics

Kamino et al. (2012 Biol Lett) Challenges and perspectives for species distribution modelling in the Neotropics

Triantis et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Resolving the Azorean knot: a response to Carine & Schaefer

Triantis et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Resolving the Azorean knot: a response to Carine & Schaefer

Hortal et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Integrating biogeographical processes and local community assembly

Hortal et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Integrating biogeographical processes and local community assembly

Hortal & Lobo (2011 Nat Conserv) Can species richness patterns be interpolated from limited well-known areas?

Hortal & Lobo (2011 Nat Conserv) Can species richness patterns be interpolated from limited well-known areas?

Chefaoui et al. (2011 Anim Biodiv Conserv) (2011) Effects of species’ traits and data characteristics on distribution models

Chefaoui et al. (2011 Anim Biodiv Conserv) (2011) Effects of species’ traits and data characteristics on distribution models

Olalla-Tárraga et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Climatic niche conservatism and the evolutionary dynamics in species range boundaries

Olalla-Tárraga et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Climatic niche conservatism and the evolutionary dynamics in species range boundaries

Varela et al. (2011 Palaeo3) Using species distribution models in palaeobiogeography

Varela et al. (2011 Palaeo3) Using species distribution models in palaeobiogeography

Santos et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Species pool structure determines the level of generalism of island parasitoid faunas

Santos et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Species pool structure determines the level of generalism of island parasitoid faunas

Fontaneto et al. (2011 PLoS ONE) Evidence of weak habitat specialisation in microscopic animals

Fontaneto et al. (2011 PLoS ONE) Evidence of weak habitat specialisation in microscopic animals

Santos et al. (2011 Oikos) Richness and level of generalism in parasitoids of a microlepidopteran in Macaronesia

Santos et al. (2011 Oikos) Richness and level of generalism in parasitoids of a microlepidopteran in Macaronesia

Hortal et al. (2011 Ecol Lett) Ice age climate, evolutionary constraints and diversity patterns of European dung beetles

Hortal et al. (2011 Ecol Lett) Ice age climate, evolutionary constraints and diversity patterns of European dung beetles

Rocchini et al. (2011 Prog Phys Geogr) Accounting for uncertainty when mapping species distributions

Rocchini et al. (2011 Prog Phys Geogr) Accounting for uncertainty when mapping species distributions

Struve et al. (2010 Biol Lett) Directions in spatial modelling of individuals, populations and species ranges

Struve et al. (2010 Biol Lett) Directions in spatial modelling of individuals, populations and species ranges

Santos et al. (2010 Global Ecol Biogeogr) Species–area relationships from entire archipelagos and islands

Santos et al. (2010 Global Ecol Biogeogr) Species–area relationships from entire archipelagos and islands

Reichert et al. (2010 Limnol Oceanogr Met) Estimator performance and the influence of rare species

Reichert et al. (2010 Limnol Oceanogr Met) Estimator performance and the influence of rare species

Triantis et al. (2010 Ecography) Extinction debt on oceanic islands

Triantis et al. (2010 Ecography) Extinction debt on oceanic islands

Santos et al. (2010 Insect Conserv Div) Assessing the reliability of biodiversity databases on island parasitoids

Santos et al. (2010 Insect Conserv Div) Assessing the reliability of biodiversity databases on island parasitoids

Maes et al. (2010 J Insect Conserv) Predicted insect diversity declines under climate change

Maes et al. (2010 J Insect Conserv) Predicted insect diversity declines under climate change

Hortal et al. (2010 Ecography) Understanding species distributions across spatial scales

Hortal et al. (2010 Ecography) Understanding species distributions across spatial scales

Lobo et al. (2010 Ecography) The uncertain nature of absences in species distribution modelling

Lobo et al. (2010 Ecography) The uncertain nature of absences in species distribution modelling

Baselga et al. (2010 J Zool Syst Evol Res) Assessing alpha and beta taxonomy in Eupelmid wasps

Baselga et al. (2010 J Zool Syst Evol Res) Assessing alpha and beta taxonomy in Eupelmid wasps

Hortal et al. (2010 J Nat Conserv) Assessing the areas under risk of invasion: P. undulatum in São Miguel, Azores

Hortal et al. (2010 J Nat Conserv) Assessing the areas under risk of invasion: P. undulatum in São Miguel, Azores

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2009 Comm Ecol) The effect of prevalence and sample size on species distribution models

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2009 Comm Ecol) The effect of prevalence and sample size on species distribution models

Hortal et al. (2009 Am Nat) Island species richness increases with habitat diversity

Hortal et al. (2009 Am Nat) Island species richness increases with habitat diversity

Diniz-Filho et al. (2009 J Biogeogr) Climate history, human impacts and global body size of Carnivora

Diniz-Filho et al. (2009 J Biogeogr) Climate history, human impacts and global body size of Carnivora

Bini et al. (2009 Ecography) Coefficient shifts in geographical ecology

Bini et al. (2009 Ecography) Coefficient shifts in geographical ecology

Guil et al. (2009 Landscape Ecol) Effects of macro and micro-environmental factors on tardigrade species richness

Guil et al. (2009 Landscape Ecol) Effects of macro and micro-environmental factors on tardigrade species richness

Borges & Hortal (2009 J Biogeogr) Time, area and isolation drive arthropod speciation at the Azores

Borges & Hortal (2009 J Biogeogr) Time, area and isolation drive arthropod speciation at the Azores

Borges et al. (2009 Acta Oecol) Would species richness estimators change the species area relationship?

Borges et al. (2009 Acta Oecol) Would species richness estimators change the species area relationship?

Hortal et al. (2009 Ecol Ind) Testing the effectiveness of discrete and continuous environmental diversity

Hortal et al. (2009 Ecol Ind) Testing the effectiveness of discrete and continuous environmental diversity

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Div Distr) Not as good as they seem: the importance of concepts in species distribution modelling

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Div Distr) Not as good as they seem: the importance of concepts in species distribution modelling

Triantis et al. (2008 Oikos) Measurements of area and the (island) species–area relationship

Triantis et al. (2008 Oikos) Measurements of area and the (island) species–area relationship

Hortal (2008 J Biogeogr) Uncertainty and the measurement of terrestrial biodiversity gradients

Hortal (2008 J Biogeogr) Uncertainty and the measurement of terrestrial biodiversity gradients

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Ann Zool Fenn) Challenging species distribution models: M. nausithous in Iberia

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Ann Zool Fenn) Challenging species distribution models: M. nausithous in Iberia

Hortal et al. (2008 J Biogeogr) Regional and environmental effects on the species richness of mammal assemblages

Hortal et al. (2008 J Biogeogr) Regional and environmental effects on the species richness of mammal assemblages

Hortal et al. (2008 Oikos) Historical bias in biodiversity inventories affects the observed niche

Hortal et al. (2008 Oikos) Historical bias in biodiversity inventories affects the observed niche

Nogués-Bravo et al. (2008 PLoS Biol) Climate change, humans and the extinction of the woolly mammoth

Nogués-Bravo et al. (2008 PLoS Biol) Climate change, humans and the extinction of the woolly mammoth

Lobo et al. (2007 Div Distr) How does the knowledge about the distribution of Iberian dung beetles accumulate?

Lobo et al. (2007 Div Distr) How does the knowledge about the distribution of Iberian dung beetles accumulate?

Acevedo et al. (2007 Div Distr) Invasive exotic aoudad as a major threat to native Iberian ibex

Acevedo et al. (2007 Div Distr) Invasive exotic aoudad as a major threat to native Iberian ibex

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) Metabolic theory and diversity gradients: Where do we go from here?

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) Metabolic theory and diversity gradients: Where do we go from here?

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) A global evaluation of metabolic theory as explanation for species richness gradients

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) A global evaluation of metabolic theory as explanation for species richness gradients

Hortal et al. (2007 Conserv Biol) Limitations of biodiversity databases

Hortal et al. (2007 Conserv Biol) Limitations of biodiversity databases

Baselga et al. (2007 Biodiv Conserv) Which leaf beetles have not been yet described?

Baselga et al. (2007 Biodiv Conserv) Which leaf beetles have not been yet described?

Cassinello et al. (2006 Div Distr) Prospects for population expansion of the exotic aoudad in the Iberian Peninsula

Cassinello et al. (2006 Div Distr) Prospects for population expansion of the exotic aoudad in the Iberian Peninsula

Rodríguez et al. (2006 J Biogeogr) An evaluation of the influence of environment and biogeography on community structure

Rodríguez et al. (2006 J Biogeogr) An evaluation of the influence of environment and biogeography on community structure

Hortal et al. (2006 J Anim Ecol) Evaluating the performance of species richness estimators

Hortal et al. (2006 J Anim Ecol) Evaluating the performance of species richness estimators

Lobo et al. (2006 Div Distr) Regional and local influence of grazing activity on a semiarid dung beetle community

Lobo et al. (2006 Div Distr) Regional and local influence of grazing activity on a semiarid dung beetle community

Hortal & Lobo (2005 Biodiv Conserv) An ED-based protocol for the optimal sampling of biodiversity

Hortal & Lobo (2005 Biodiv Conserv) An ED-based protocol for the optimal sampling of biodiversity

Chefaoui et al. (Biol Conserv 2005) Potential distribution modelling, niche characterization and conservation status assessment using GIS

Chefaoui et al. (Biol Conserv 2005) Potential distribution modelling, niche characterization and conservation status assessment using GIS

Hortal et al. (Biodiv Conserv 2001) Forecasting insect species richness scores in poorly surveyed territories

Hortal et al. (Biodiv Conserv 2001) Forecasting insect species richness scores in poorly surveyed territories

Hortal et al. (Ecography 2004) Butterfly species richness in mainland Portugal

Hortal et al. (Ecography 2004) Butterfly species richness in mainland Portugal

Hortal-Muñoz et al. (Ann Entomol Soc Am 2000) Dung beetle diversity along a latitudinal transect

Hortal-Muñoz et al. (Ann Entomol Soc Am 2000) Dung beetle diversity along a latitudinal transect

Hortal (2004) Selección y Diseño de Áreas Prioritarias de Conservación de la Biodiversidad mediante Sinecología – PhD Thesis

Hortal (2004) Selección y Diseño de Áreas Prioritarias de Conservación de la Biodiversidad mediante Sinecología – PhD Thesis

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Borges etal revista Ecología

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Moretti et al (Func Ecol 2017) Handbook of protocols for measuring terrestrial invertebrate functional traits

Moretti et al (Func Ecol 2017) Handbook of protocols for measuring terrestrial invertebrate functional traits

Santini et al (Biol Conserv 2017) Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change

Santini et al (Biol Conserv 2017) Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change

Calatayud et al (J Biogeogr 2016) Glaciations, deciduous forests, water and European Carabus diversity

Calatayud et al (J Biogeogr 2016) Glaciations, deciduous forests, water and European Carabus diversity

Schipper et al (Glob Change Biol 2016) Contrasting changes in N American bird abundance and diversity

Schipper et al (Glob Change Biol 2016) Contrasting changes in N American bird abundance and diversity

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Silva et al (Biol Inv 2016) Contextualized niche shifts upon independent invasions by O. taurus

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Yguel et al (Am Nat 2016) The evolutionary legacy of diversification predicts ecosystem function

Calatayud et al (PNAS 2016) Geography and major evolutionary transitions shape host use of plant parasites

Calatayud et al (PNAS 2016) Geography and major evolutionary transitions shape host use of plant parasites

Chefaoui et al (Web Ecol 2016) Using niche models to predict the distribution of xerophytic shrubs

Chefaoui et al (Web Ecol 2016) Using niche models to predict the distribution of xerophytic shrubs

Hortal et al (Ann Rev Ecol Evol Syst 2015) Seven shortfalls that beset large-scale knowledge of biodiversity

Hortal et al (Ann Rev Ecol Evol Syst 2015) Seven shortfalls that beset large-scale knowledge of biodiversity

de Bello et al (Folia Geobot 2015) On the need of phylogenetic corrections in functional trait-based approaches

de Bello et al (Folia Geobot 2015) On the need of phylogenetic corrections in functional trait-based approaches

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Chozas et al (Plant Soil 2015) Drivers of xerophytic shrub community dynamics on stabilized dunes

Aranda et al(PLoS ONE 2014) Determinants of bryophyte species richness in the Macaronesia

Aranda et al(PLoS ONE 2014) Determinants of bryophyte species richness in the Macaronesia

Gouveia et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2014) Thermal tolerance–geographical range interface and niche dimensionality

Gouveia et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2014) Thermal tolerance–geographical range interface and niche dimensionality

McInerny et al (TREE 2014) Information visualisation for science and policy

McInerny et al (TREE 2014) Information visualisation for science and policy

Tessarolo et al (Div Distr 2014) Uncertainty associated with survey design in Species Distribution Models

Tessarolo et al (Div Distr 2014) Uncertainty associated with survey design in Species Distribution Models

Lima-Ribeiro et al (Quat Res 2014) Macroecological patterns reveal climatic effects on Pleistocene mammal extinctions

Lima-Ribeiro et al (Quat Res 2014) Macroecological patterns reveal climatic effects on Pleistocene mammal extinctions

Medina et al (Ecography 2014) Drivers of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Medina et al (Ecography 2014) Drivers of epiphytic bryophyte richness across scales

Hortal et al (J Limnol 2014) Lakes as model systems for macroecological research

Hortal et al (J Limnol 2014) Lakes as model systems for macroecological research

Medina et al (Biodiv Conserv 2013) Designing bryophyte surveys to cover diversity gradients

Medina et al (Biodiv Conserv 2013) Designing bryophyte surveys to cover diversity gradients

Fontaneto & Hortal (Mol Ecol 2013) At least some protist species are not ubiquitous

Fontaneto & Hortal (Mol Ecol 2013) At least some protist species are not ubiquitous

Hortal et al (PNAS 2013) Species richness can decrease with altitude, but not with habitat diversity

Hortal et al (PNAS 2013) Species richness can decrease with altitude, but not with habitat diversity

Aranda et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2013) How do dispersal modes shape the species–area relationship?

Aranda et al (Global Ecol Biogeogr 2013) How do dispersal modes shape the species–area relationship?

Gouveia et al (Ecography 2013) Nonstationary effects on global amphibian diversity

Gouveia et al (Ecography 2013) Nonstationary effects on global amphibian diversity

Ureta et al. (2012 PPEES) Life-history plasticity and extinction risk under climate change and human disturbance

Ureta et al. (2012 PPEES) Life-history plasticity and extinction risk under climate change and human disturbance

Hortal et al. (2012 Nat Conserv) Basic questions in biogeography and the (lack of) simplicity of species distributions

Hortal et al. (2012 Nat Conserv) Basic questions in biogeography and the (lack of) simplicity of species distributions

Kamino et al. (2012 Biol Lett) Challenges and perspectives for species distribution modelling in the Neotropics

Kamino et al. (2012 Biol Lett) Challenges and perspectives for species distribution modelling in the Neotropics

Triantis et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Resolving the Azorean knot: a response to Carine & Schaefer

Triantis et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Resolving the Azorean knot: a response to Carine & Schaefer

Hortal et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Integrating biogeographical processes and local community assembly

Hortal et al. (2012 J Biogeogr) Integrating biogeographical processes and local community assembly

Hortal & Lobo (2011 Nat Conserv) Can species richness patterns be interpolated from limited well-known areas?

Hortal & Lobo (2011 Nat Conserv) Can species richness patterns be interpolated from limited well-known areas?

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Chefaoui et al. (2011 Anim Biodiv Conserv) (2011) Effects of species’ traits and data characteristics on distribution models

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Olalla-Tárraga et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Climatic niche conservatism and the evolutionary dynamics in species range boundaries

Varela et al. (2011 Palaeo3) Using species distribution models in palaeobiogeography

Varela et al. (2011 Palaeo3) Using species distribution models in palaeobiogeography

Santos et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Species pool structure determines the level of generalism of island parasitoid faunas

Santos et al. (2011 J Biogeogr) Species pool structure determines the level of generalism of island parasitoid faunas

Fontaneto et al. (2011 PLoS ONE) Evidence of weak habitat specialisation in microscopic animals

Fontaneto et al. (2011 PLoS ONE) Evidence of weak habitat specialisation in microscopic animals

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Santos et al. (2011 Oikos) Richness and level of generalism in parasitoids of a microlepidopteran in Macaronesia

Hortal et al. (2011 Ecol Lett) Ice age climate, evolutionary constraints and diversity patterns of European dung beetles

Hortal et al. (2011 Ecol Lett) Ice age climate, evolutionary constraints and diversity patterns of European dung beetles

Rocchini et al. (2011 Prog Phys Geogr) Accounting for uncertainty when mapping species distributions

Rocchini et al. (2011 Prog Phys Geogr) Accounting for uncertainty when mapping species distributions

Struve et al. (2010 Biol Lett) Directions in spatial modelling of individuals, populations and species ranges

Struve et al. (2010 Biol Lett) Directions in spatial modelling of individuals, populations and species ranges

Santos et al. (2010 Global Ecol Biogeogr) Species–area relationships from entire archipelagos and islands

Santos et al. (2010 Global Ecol Biogeogr) Species–area relationships from entire archipelagos and islands

Reichert et al. (2010 Limnol Oceanogr Met) Estimator performance and the influence of rare species

Reichert et al. (2010 Limnol Oceanogr Met) Estimator performance and the influence of rare species

Triantis et al. (2010 Ecography) Extinction debt on oceanic islands

Triantis et al. (2010 Ecography) Extinction debt on oceanic islands

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Santos et al. (2010 Insect Conserv Div) Assessing the reliability of biodiversity databases on island parasitoids

Maes et al. (2010 J Insect Conserv) Predicted insect diversity declines under climate change

Maes et al. (2010 J Insect Conserv) Predicted insect diversity declines under climate change

Hortal et al. (2010 Ecography) Understanding species distributions across spatial scales

Hortal et al. (2010 Ecography) Understanding species distributions across spatial scales

Lobo et al. (2010 Ecography) The uncertain nature of absences in species distribution modelling

Lobo et al. (2010 Ecography) The uncertain nature of absences in species distribution modelling

Baselga et al. (2010 J Zool Syst Evol Res) Assessing alpha and beta taxonomy in Eupelmid wasps

Baselga et al. (2010 J Zool Syst Evol Res) Assessing alpha and beta taxonomy in Eupelmid wasps

Hortal et al. (2010 J Nat Conserv) Assessing the areas under risk of invasion: P. undulatum in São Miguel, Azores

Hortal et al. (2010 J Nat Conserv) Assessing the areas under risk of invasion: P. undulatum in São Miguel, Azores

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2009 Comm Ecol) The effect of prevalence and sample size on species distribution models

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2009 Comm Ecol) The effect of prevalence and sample size on species distribution models

Hortal et al. (2009 Am Nat) Island species richness increases with habitat diversity

Hortal et al. (2009 Am Nat) Island species richness increases with habitat diversity

Diniz-Filho et al. (2009 J Biogeogr) Climate history, human impacts and global body size of Carnivora

Diniz-Filho et al. (2009 J Biogeogr) Climate history, human impacts and global body size of Carnivora

Bini et al. (2009 Ecography) Coefficient shifts in geographical ecology

Bini et al. (2009 Ecography) Coefficient shifts in geographical ecology

Guil et al. (2009 Landscape Ecol) Effects of macro and micro-environmental factors on tardigrade species richness

Guil et al. (2009 Landscape Ecol) Effects of macro and micro-environmental factors on tardigrade species richness

Borges & Hortal (2009 J Biogeogr) Time, area and isolation drive arthropod speciation at the Azores

Borges & Hortal (2009 J Biogeogr) Time, area and isolation drive arthropod speciation at the Azores

Borges et al. (2009 Acta Oecol) Would species richness estimators change the species area relationship?

Borges et al. (2009 Acta Oecol) Would species richness estimators change the species area relationship?

Hortal et al. (2009 Ecol Ind) Testing the effectiveness of discrete and continuous environmental diversity

Hortal et al. (2009 Ecol Ind) Testing the effectiveness of discrete and continuous environmental diversity

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Div Distr) Not as good as they seem: the importance of concepts in species distribution modelling

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Div Distr) Not as good as they seem: the importance of concepts in species distribution modelling

Triantis et al. (2008 Oikos) Measurements of area and the (island) species–area relationship

Triantis et al. (2008 Oikos) Measurements of area and the (island) species–area relationship

Hortal (2008 J Biogeogr) Uncertainty and the measurement of terrestrial biodiversity gradients

Hortal (2008 J Biogeogr) Uncertainty and the measurement of terrestrial biodiversity gradients

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Ann Zool Fenn) Challenging species distribution models: M. nausithous in Iberia

Jiménez-Valverde et al. (2008 Ann Zool Fenn) Challenging species distribution models: M. nausithous in Iberia

Hortal et al. (2008 J Biogeogr) Regional and environmental effects on the species richness of mammal assemblages

Hortal et al. (2008 J Biogeogr) Regional and environmental effects on the species richness of mammal assemblages

Hortal et al. (2008 Oikos) Historical bias in biodiversity inventories affects the observed niche

Hortal et al. (2008 Oikos) Historical bias in biodiversity inventories affects the observed niche

Nogués-Bravo et al. (2008 PLoS Biol) Climate change, humans and the extinction of the woolly mammoth

Nogués-Bravo et al. (2008 PLoS Biol) Climate change, humans and the extinction of the woolly mammoth

Lobo et al. (2007 Div Distr) How does the knowledge about the distribution of Iberian dung beetles accumulate?

Lobo et al. (2007 Div Distr) How does the knowledge about the distribution of Iberian dung beetles accumulate?

Acevedo et al. (2007 Div Distr) Invasive exotic aoudad as a major threat to native Iberian ibex

Acevedo et al. (2007 Div Distr) Invasive exotic aoudad as a major threat to native Iberian ibex

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) Metabolic theory and diversity gradients: Where do we go from here?

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) Metabolic theory and diversity gradients: Where do we go from here?

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) A global evaluation of metabolic theory as explanation for species richness gradients

Hawkins et al. (2007 Ecology) A global evaluation of metabolic theory as explanation for species richness gradients

Hortal et al. (2007 Conserv Biol) Limitations of biodiversity databases

Hortal et al. (2007 Conserv Biol) Limitations of biodiversity databases

Baselga et al. (2007 Biodiv Conserv) Which leaf beetles have not been yet described?

Baselga et al. (2007 Biodiv Conserv) Which leaf beetles have not been yet described?

Cassinello et al. (2006 Div Distr) Prospects for population expansion of the exotic aoudad in the Iberian Peninsula

Cassinello et al. (2006 Div Distr) Prospects for population expansion of the exotic aoudad in the Iberian Peninsula

Rodríguez et al. (2006 J Biogeogr) An evaluation of the influence of environment and biogeography on community structure

Rodríguez et al. (2006 J Biogeogr) An evaluation of the influence of environment and biogeography on community structure

Hortal et al. (2006 J Anim Ecol) Evaluating the performance of species richness estimators

Hortal et al. (2006 J Anim Ecol) Evaluating the performance of species richness estimators

Lobo et al. (2006 Div Distr) Regional and local influence of grazing activity on a semiarid dung beetle community

Lobo et al. (2006 Div Distr) Regional and local influence of grazing activity on a semiarid dung beetle community

Hortal & Lobo (2005 Biodiv Conserv) An ED-based protocol for the optimal sampling of biodiversity

Hortal & Lobo (2005 Biodiv Conserv) An ED-based protocol for the optimal sampling of biodiversity

Chefaoui et al. (Biol Conserv 2005) Potential distribution modelling, niche characterization and conservation status assessment using GIS

Chefaoui et al. (Biol Conserv 2005) Potential distribution modelling, niche characterization and conservation status assessment using GIS

Hortal et al. (Biodiv Conserv 2001) Forecasting insect species richness scores in poorly surveyed territories

Hortal et al. (Biodiv Conserv 2001) Forecasting insect species richness scores in poorly surveyed territories

Hortal et al. (Ecography 2004) Butterfly species richness in mainland Portugal

Hortal et al. (Ecography 2004) Butterfly species richness in mainland Portugal

Hortal-Muñoz et al. (Ann Entomol Soc Am 2000) Dung beetle diversity along a latitudinal transect

Hortal-Muñoz et al. (Ann Entomol Soc Am 2000) Dung beetle diversity along a latitudinal transect

UNITED – Unifying niches, interactions and distributions: A common theoretical framework for geographic range dynamics and local coexistence (2017-2020)

UNITED – Unifying niches, interactions and distributions: A common theoretical framework for geographic range dynamics and local coexistence (2017-2020)

SCARPO – Disentangling the geographic and evolutionary determinants of the diversity of Western Palaeartic dung beetles (2012-2015)

SCARPO – Disentangling the geographic and evolutionary determinants of the diversity of Western Palaeartic dung beetles (2012-2015)

Hortal (2004) Selección y Diseño de Áreas Prioritarias de Conservación de la Biodiversidad mediante Sinecología – PhD Thesis

Hortal (2004) Selección y Diseño de Áreas Prioritarias de Conservación de la Biodiversidad mediante Sinecología – PhD Thesis

Borges etal revista Ecología

Borges etal revista Ecología

Triantis etal Journal of Biogeography

Triantis etal Journal of Biogeography

Fontaneto Hortal In Microbial Ecology Theory-inpress

Fontaneto Hortal In Microbial Ecology Theory-inpress