El IER cuenta con una intensa producción científica, que se refleja en las publicaciones que sus integrantes realizan en distintas revistas especializadas nacionales y extranjeras de gran prestigio, muchas de estas publicaciones se las pueden ver y descargar en las dos Redes Sociales para científicos más importantes:







Reynaga MC, Nieto C, Rodriguez J, Izquierdo AE. Biological traits of macroinvertebrates from PUNA: patterns along spatial environmental gradients. Freshwater Science.

Thompson AM, Ellis E, Grau HR, Kuemmerle T, Meyfroidt P, Ramankutty N, Zeleke G. 2019. Sustainable intensification across scales: A land system science perspective. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability.



Rudel TK, Meyfroidt P, Chadzon R, Bongers F, van Holt T, Sloan S, Grau HR, Schneider L. 2019. Whither the forest transition? Climate change, policy responses, and redistributed forests in the 21st century. Ambio. DOI: 10.1007/s13280-018-01143-0



Aide TM, Grau HR, Graesser J, Andrade-Nuñez MJ, Aráoz E, Barros AP, Campos-Cerqueira M, Chacon-Moreno E, Cuesta CF, Peralvo M, Espinoza R, Peralvo M, Polk MH, Sanchez A, Young KR, Zarbá L, Zimmerer KS. Woody vegetation dynamics in the tropical and subtropical Andes from 2001 to 2014: satellite image interpretation and expert validation. Global Change Biology 25:2112-2125. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14618

Casagranda E, Navarro C, Grau HR, Izquierdo AE. 2019. Interannual lake fluctuations in the Argentine Puna: relationships with its associated peatlands and climate change. Regional Environmental Change 19:1737-1750DOI:

Dugger PJ, Blendinger PG, Böhning-Gaese K, Chama L, Correia M, Dehling DM, Emer C, Farwig N, Fricke EC, Galetti M, García D, Grass I, Heleno R, Jacomassa FAF, Muñoz MC, Neuschulz EL, Nowak L, Piratelli A, Pizo MA, Quitián M, Rogers HS, Ruggera RA, Saavedra F, Sánchez MS, Sánchez R, Santillán V, Schabo DG, da Silva FR, Timóteo S, Traveset A, Vollstaedt MGR, Schleuning M. 2019. Seed-dispersal networks are more specialized in the Neotropics than in the Afrotropics. Global Ecology and Biogeography 28:248-261DOI: 10.1111/geb.12833

Galindo-Cardona A, Achar JD, González-Brizuela G, Martín E, Salvo SA, Monmany-Garzia AC. First report and molecular determination of Apanteles galleriae Wilkinson (Hymenoptera, Braconidae), a parasitoid of the lesser wax moth Achroia grisella F. (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae) in Northwest Argentina. Journal of Apicultural Research 58:550-552. DOI: 10.1080/00218839.2019.1626622

Gregorio PF, Panebianco A, Ovejero Aguilar R, Taraborelli PA, Moreno PG, Schroeder NM, Leggieri LR, Marozzi AA, Carmanchahi PD. 2019. Linking diet quality and energy demand in free‐living guanacos: an eco‐physiological innovative approach. Journal of Zoology 308:243-252. DOI:10.1111/jzo.12667

Izquierdo AE, Grau HRNavarro CJ, Casagranda E, Castilla MC, Grau A. 2018. Highlands in transition: urbanization, pastoralism, mining, tourism, and wildlife in the Argentinian Puna. Mountain Research and Development 38:390-401.

Lomáscolo SB, Giannini N, Chacoff NP, Castro-Urgal R, Vázquez DP. 2019. Inferring coevolution in a plant–pollinator network. Oikos 128:775-789.

Lomáscolo SB, Monmany-Garzia AC, Magro J, Suarez P, Andrada F. Effect of water increment on phenology, productivity, and herbivory of Fuchsia boliviana C. (Onagraceae) in Northwestern Argentina. Ecología Austral 29:185-193. DOI:

Macchi L, Baumann M, Bluhm H, Baker M, Levers C, Grau HR, Kuemmerle T. 2019. Thresholds in forest bird communities along gradients of woody vegetation in the South American Dry Chaco. Journal of Applied Ecology 56:629-639. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13342

Maldonado MBAranibar JNSerrano AM.Chacoff NPVázquez DP. 2019. Dung beetles and nutrient cycling in a dryland environment. Catena 179:66-73. DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2019.03.035

Malizia A, Monmany-Garzia AC. 2019. Terrestrial ecologists should stop ignoring plastic pollution in the Anthropocene time. Science of the Total Environment 668:1025-1029.

Munroe DK, Batistella M, Friis C, Gasparri NI, Lambin EF, Liu J, Meyfroidt P, Moran E, Nielsen JO. 2019. Governing flows in telecoupled land systems. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 38:53-59. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2019.05.004

Nanni AS, Sloan S, Aide TM, Graessser J, Edwards E, Grau HR. 2019. The neotropical reforestation hotspots: A biophysical and socioeconomic typology of contemporary forest expansion. Global Environmental Change 54:148-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2018.12.001

Núñez Montellano MG, Blendinger PG, Bodrati A, Salvador SA. 2019. Sap feeding by birds in southern Neotropical forests. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 131:285-295. DOI: 10.1676/17-37

Ramos FN, Mortara SR, …Ceballos SJ, et al. 2019. ATLANTIC EPIPHYTES: a data set of vascular and non-vascular epiphyte plants and lichens from the Atlantic Forest. Ecology 100(2):e02541. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2541

Rojas TN, Gallo MCF, Vergara-Tabares DL, Nazaro MG, Zampini CI, Isla MI, Blendinger PG. 2019. Being popular or freak: how alien plants integrate into native plant-frugivore networks. Biological Invasions 21:2589-2598. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-019-01997-9

Rojas TN, Vergara‐Tabares DL, Valdez DJ, Ponzio MF, Peluc SI. 2019. Food supplementation by an invasive fleshy‐fruited shrub sustains body condition of a native frugivorous bird during winter. Integrative Zoology 14:259-269. DOI: 10.1111/1749-4877.12353


Bender IMA, Kissling WD, Blendinger PG, Böhning-Gaese K, Hensen I, Kühn I, Muñoz MC, Neuschulz EL, Nowak L, Quitián M, Saavedra F, Santillan V, Töpfer T, Wiegand T, Dehling DM, Schleuning M. 2018. Morphological trait matching shapes plant-frugivore networks across the Andes. Ecography 41:1910-1919. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.03396

Blundo C, Gasparri I, Malizia A, Clark M, Gatti G, Campanello P, Grau HR, Paolini L, Malizia LR, Chediack S, MacDonagh P, Goldstein G. 2018. Relationships among phenology, climate and biomass across subtropical forests in Argentina. Journal of Tropical Ecology 34:93-107.

Carilla J, Halloy S, Cuello S, Grau A, Malizia A, Cuesta F. 2018. Vegetation trends over eleven years on mountain summits in NW Argentina. Ecology and Evolution 8:11554-11567.

Carilla J, Grau A, Cuello S. 2018. Vegetación de la Puna argentina. Pp. 143-156 en Grau HR, Izquierdo AE, Babot J, Grau A (eds.). La Puna argentina: naturaleza y cultura. Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza 24. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán.

Cariola L, Izquierdo AE, Hilgert NI. 2018. Social perception of tree plantations in the Atlantic forest of Argentina: the role of management scale. Ethnobiology and Conservation 7:14. doi:10.15451/ec2018-10-7.14-1-38

Chacoff NP, Resasco J, Vázquez DP. 2018. Interaction frequency, network position, and the temporal persistence of interactions in a plant–pollinator network. Ecology 99:21–28.

Chalup A, Ayup M, Monmany AC, Malizia A, Martín E, De Cristobal R, Galindo-Cardona A. 2018. First report of the lesser wax moth Achroia grisella F. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) consuming polyethylene (silo-bag) in northwestern Argentina. Journal of Apicultural Research 27:569-571. DOI: 10.1080/00218839.2018.1484614

Fadrique B, Báez S, Duque A, Malizia A, Blundo C, Carilla J, Osinaga-Acosta O, Malizia L, Silman M, Farfán-Ríos W, Malhi Y, Young KR, Cuesta F, Homeier J, Peralvo M, Pinto E, Jadan O, Aguirre N, Aguirre Z, Feeley KJ. 2018. Widespread but heterogeneous changes in the tree species composition of Andean forests under rising temperatures. Nature 564:207-212. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0715-9

Fabersani E, Grande MV, Coll Aráoz MV, Zannier ML, Sánchez SS, Grau A, Oliszewski R, Honoré.SM. 2018. Metabolic effects of goat milk yogurt supplemented with yacon flour in rats on high-fat diet. Journal of Functional Foods 49:447-457.

Giménez Gómez VC, Lomáscolo SB, Zurita GA, Ocampo F. 2018. Daily activity patterns and thermal tolerance of three sympatric dung beetle species (Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae: Eucraniini) from the Monte desert, Argentina. Neotropical Entomology 47:821-827. doi: 10.1007/s13744-017-0567-2

Grau HR, Gasparri I. 2018. Los socioecosistemas de la Puna en contexto nacional y global. Pp. 484-497 en Grau HR, Izquierdo AE, Babot J, Grau A (eds.). La Puna argentina: naturaleza y cultura. Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza 24. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán.

Grau HR, Izquierdo AE, Babot J, Grau A (eds.). 2018. La Puna argentina: naturaleza y cultura. Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza 24. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán.

Ippi S, Cerón G, Álvarez LM, Aráoz R, Blendinger PG. 2018 (online early view). Relationship among territory size, body size, and food availability in a duck river specialist. Emu 118:293-303. DOI:10.1080/01584197.2018.1438848

Izquierdo AE, Aragón RM, Navarro CJ, Casagranda E. 2018. Humedales de la Puna: principales proveedores de servicios ecosistémicos de la región. Pp. 96-112 en Grau HR, Izquierdo AE, Babot J, Grau A (eds.). La Puna argentina: naturaleza y cultura. Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza 24. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán.

le Polain de Waroux Y, Baumann M, Gasparri NI, Gavier-Pizarro G, Godar J, Kuemmerle T, Müller R, Vázquez F, Volante JN, Meyfroidt P. 2018. Rents, actors, and the expansion of commodity frontiers in the Gran Chaco. Annals of the American Association of Geographers 108: 204-225.

Loto DE, Gasparri I, Azcona M, García S, Spagarino C. 2018. Estructura y dinámica de bosques de palo santo en el Chaco Seco. Ecología Austral 28:64-73.

Monmany Garzia AC, Yu M, Zimmerman JK. 2018. Effects of vegetation structure and landscape complexity on insect parasitism across an agricultural frontier in Argentina. Basic and Applied Ecology 29:69-78.

Nolte C, Gobbi B, Le Polain de Waroux Y, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Butsic V, Lambin EF. 2018. Challenges in attributing avoided deforestation to policies and actors: lessons from provincial forest zoning in the argentine Dry Chaco. Ecological Economics 150:346-352.

Osinaga Acosta O, Martín E. 2018. Estado actual de conocimiento de las aves de la Puna argentina. Pp. 161-179 en Grau HR, Izquierdo AE, Babot J, Grau A (eds.). La Puna argentina: naturaleza y cultura. Serie Conservación de la Naturaleza 24. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán.

Oyarzabal M, Clavijo J, Oakley L, Biganzoli F, Tognetti P, Barberis I, Maturo HM, Aragón R, Campanello PI, Prado D, Oesterheld M, León RJC. 2018. Unidades de vegetación de la Argentina. Ecología Austral 28:40-63.

Piquer-Rodríguez M, Baumann M, Butsic V, Gasparri NI, Gavier Pizarro G, Volante JN, Müller D, Kuemmerle T. 2018. The potential impact of economic policies on future land-use conversions in Argentina. Land Use Policy 79:57-67.

Powell PA, Aráoz E. 2018. Biological and environmental effects on fine-scale seed dispersal of an invasive tree in a secondary subtropical forest. Biological Invasions 20:461-473.

Powell PA, Nanni AS, Nazaro MG, Loto D, Torres R, Gasparri NI. 2018. Characterization of forest carbon stocks at the landscape scale in the Argentine Dry Chaco. Forest Ecology and Management 424:21-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.04.033

Schaaf AA, Rojas T, Diaz A, Peluc S. 2018. Patterns of nest orientation in the Golden-billed Saltator (Saltator aurantiirostris) in central Argentina. Ornitologia Neotropical 29:199-203.

Semper Pascual A, Macchi L, Sabatini FM, Decarre J, Baumann M, Blendinger PG, Gómez-Valencia B, Mastrángelo ME, Kuemmerle T. 2018. Mapping extinction debt highlights conservation opportunities for birds and mammals in the South American Chaco. Journal of Applied Ecology 55:1218-1229. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13074

Torrella SA, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Levers C, Ginzburg R, Gavier-Pizarro G, Kuemmerle T. 2018. Multiscale spatial planning to maintain forest connectivity in the Argentine Chaco in the face of deforestation. Ecology and Society 23(4):37.

Van Beusekom AE, Gould W, Monmany AC, Henareh Khalyani A, Quiñones M, Fain SJ, Andrade Núñez MJ, González G. 2018. Fire weather and likelihood: Characterizing climate space for fire occurrence and extent in Puerto Rico. Climatic Change 146:117-131.

Velez S, Chacoff NP, Campos C. 2018. Pre-dispersal seed loss in two Prosopis species (Fabaceae: Mimosoidea) from the Monte Desert, Argentina. Ecologia Austral 28:361-373.

Vergara-Tabares DL, Schaaf AA, Verga EG, Quaglia AI, Rojas TN, Toledo M, García E, Peluc SI, Díaz A. 2018. Bird assemblages from western Sierras Grandes and Traslasierra Valley in central Argentina: an important area for conservation of Chacoan and mountain birds. Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia. 26:123-140.

Zelaya PV, Chacoff N, Aragón R, Blendinger PG. 2018. Soybean biotic pollination and its relationship with linear forest fragments of Subtropical Dry Chaco. Basic and Applied Ecology 32:86-95.



Albanesi SA, Jayat JP, Brown AD. 2017. Mortalidad de mamíferos y medidas de mitigación en canales de riego del pedemonte de Yungas de la Alta Cuenca del Río Bermejo, Argentina. Mastozoología Neotropical 23: 505-514.

Aráoz R, Grande JM, Lopez C, Cereghetti J, Vargas FH. 2017. The first Black-and-Chestnut Eagle (Spizaetus isidori) nest discovered in Argentina reveals potential human predator conflicts. Journal of Raptor Research 51: 79-82.

Baldi G, Texeira M, Martín O, Grau HR, Jobbágy E. 2017. Opportunities drive the global distribution of protected areas. Peer J. 5:e2989, DOI 10.7717/peerj.2989

Baumann M, Gasparri I, Piquer-Rodriguez M, Gavier Pizarro G, Griffiths P, Hostert P, Kuemmerle T .2017. Carbon emissions from agricultural expansion and intensification in the Chaco. Global Change Biology 23: 1902-1916.

Blendinger PG. 2017. Equivalence in seed dispersal effectiveness of Podocarpus parlatorei in Andean fruit-eating bird assemblages. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 5: 57. DOI 10.3389/fevo.2017.00057

Boillat S, Scarpa FM, Robson JP, Gasparri NI, Aide TM, Aguiar APD, Anderson LO, Batistella M, Fonseca MG, Futtemma C, Grau HR, Mathiel-Stephel SL, Metzger JP, Ometo JP, Pedlowski MA, Perz SG, Robiglio V, Soler L, Vieira I, Brondizio ES. 2017. Land system science in Latin America: challenges and perspectives. Current Opinion on Environmental Sustainability 26: 37-46.

Ceballos SJ, Malizia A. 2017. Liana density declined and basal area increased over 12 years in a subtropical montane forest in Argentina. Journal of Tropical Ecology 33: 241- 248.

Cuesta F, Muriel P, Llambí LD, Halloy S, Aguirre N, Beck S, Carilla J, Meneses RI, Cuello S, Grau A, Gámez LE, Irazábal J, Jácome J, Jaramillo R, Ramírez L, Samaniego N, Suárez-Duque D, Thompson N, Tupayachi A, Viñas P, Yager K, Becerra M T, Pauli H, Gosling WD. 2017. Latitudinal and altitudinal patterns of plant community diversity on mountain summits across the tropical Andes. Ecography 40: 1381-1394. DOI 10.1111/ecog.02567

d’Hiriart S, Ortiz PE, González FR, Jayat JP. 2017. Ecología trófica de la lechuza del campanario (Tyto furcata) en las Yungas del noroeste argentino. Ecología Austral 27: 364-374.

Fehlenberg V, Baumann M, Gasparri NI, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Gavier-Pizarro G, Kuemmerle T . 2017. The role of soybean production as an underlying driver of deforestation in the South American Chaco. Global Environmental Change  45: 24-34.

Fernández RD, Bulacio N, Álvarez A, Pajot H, Aragón R. 2017. Fungal decomposers of leaf litter from an invaded and native mountain forest of NW Argentina.Antonie van Leeuwenhoek DOI: 10.1007/s10482-017-0893-8

Fernández RD, Ceballos SJ, Malizia A, Aragón R. 2017. Gleditsia triacanthos (Fabaceae) in Argentina: a review of its invasión. Australian Journal of Botany65: 203-213. DOI 10.1071/BT16147

Floumbaum P, Aragón R, Chaneton E. 2017. A role for the sampling effect in invaded ecosystems. Oikos 126: 1229-1232.

Girini JM; Palacio FX; Zelaya PV. 2017. Predictive modeling for allopatric Strix (Strigiformes: Strigidae) owls in South America: determinants of their distributions and ecological niche-based processes. Journal of Field Ornithology 88: 1-15.

Grau HR. 2016. Equilibrios alternativos mediados por decisiones humanas. Controles de la estabilidad y eficiencia del uso y cobertura del territorio en América Latina. En J. Postigo y K Young (Editores). Naturaleza y Sociedad. Perspectivas Socioecológicas sobre Cambios Globales en América Latina. Instituto de Estudios Peruanos.

Haedo J, Gioia A, Aráoz E, Paolini L, Malizia A. 2017. Primary productivity in cities and their influence over subtropical bird assemblages. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 26: 57-64.

Holz A, Paritsis J, Mundo IA, Veblen TT, Kitzberger T, Williamson GJ, Aráoz E, Bustos-Schindler C, González ME, Grau HR, Quezada JM. 2017. Southern Annular Mode drives multicentury wildfire activity in southern South America. PNAS 114: 9552-9557. DOI 10.1073/pnas.1705168114

Ibañez MS, Mercado MI, Coll Aráoz MV, Zannier MI, Grau A, Ponessa GI. 2017. Flower structure and developmental stages of the capitulum of Smallanthus sonchifolius (Asteraceae): reproductive implications. Journal of Plant Research 130: 327–337. DOI 10.1007/s10265-017-0904-x

Izquierdo AE, Grau A. 2017. Región Humedales montanos precordilleranos y subandinos. Pp. 49-58 en Benzaquen L, Blanco DE, Bo R, Kandus P, Lingua G, Minotti P, Quintana R (eds.), Regiones de humedales de la Argentina. Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sustentable, Fundación Humedales/Wetlands International, Universidad Nacional de San Martín y Universidad de Buenos Aires.

Josens ML, Osinaga-Acosta O, Martín E, Izquierdo AE, Grau HR. 2017. Bird diversity and their relationship with habitat characteristics in High Andean peatbogs. Ardeola 64: 363-376.

Kuemmerle T, Altrichter M, Baldi G, Cabido M, Camino M, Cuellar E, Cuellar RL, Decarre J, Diaz S, Gasparri NI, Gavier-Pizarro G, Ginzburg R, Giordano AJ,Grau HR, Jobbagy E, Leynaud G, Macchi L, Mastrangelo M, Matteucci SD, Noss A, Paruelo J, Piquer-Rodriguez M, Romero-Munoz A, Semper-Pascual A, Thompson J, Torrella S, Torres R, Volante JN, Yanosky A, Zak M. 2017. Forest conservation: Remember Gran Chaco. Science 355: 465–465. DOI10.1126/science.aal3020

Malizia A, Osinaga-Acosta O, Powell PA, Aragón R. Invasion of Ligustrum lucidum (Oleaceae) in subtropical secondary forests of NW Argentina: declining growth rates of abundant native tree species. Journal of Vegetation Science 28:1240-1249. DOI 10.1111/jvs.12572

Marinaro S, Grau HR, Gasparri NI, KuemmerleT, Baumann M. 2017. Differences in production, carbon stocks and biodiversity outcomes of land tenure regimes in the Argentine Dry Chaco. Environmental Research Letters 12: 045003.

Mathez-Stiefel SL, Peralvo M, Báez S, Rist S, Buytaert W, Cuesta F, Fadrique B, Feeley KJ, Groth AAP, Homeier J, Llambí LD, Locatelli B, López Sandoval MF,Malizia A, Young KR. 2017. Research priorities for the conservation and sustainable governance of Andean forest landscapes. Mountain Research and Development 37:323-339.

Monmany AC, Gould WA, Andrade-Núñez MJ, González G, Quiñones M. 2017. Characterizing predictability of fire occurrence in tropical forests and grasslands: the case of Puerto Rico. Pp. 77-95 in Shukla G, Chakravarty S (eds.), Forest Ecology and Conservation.  InTech, ISBN 978-953-51-5054. DOI: 10.5772/67667

Montti L, Piriz Carrillo V, Gutiérrez-Angonese J, Gasparri NI, Aragón R, Grau HR. 2017. The role of bioclimatic features, landscape configuration and historical land use in the invasion of an Asian tree in subtropical Argentina. Landscape Ecology 32:2167-2185. DOI 10.1007/s10980-017-0563-2

Nanni AS, Grau HR. 2017. Land-use redistribution compensated for ecosystem service losses derived from agriculture expansion, with mixed effects on biodiversity in a NW Argentina watershed. Forests 8(8): 303, DOI 10.3390/f8080303

Nazaro MG, Blendinger PG. 2017. How important are arthropods in the diet of fruit-eating birds? Wilson Journal of Ornithology 129:520-527. DOI

Nieto C, Dos Santos DA, Izquierdo AE, Grau HR. 2017. Modelling beta diversity of aquatic macroinvertebrates in High Andean wetlands. Journal of Limnology76:3. DOI 10.4081/jlimnol.2017.1600

Nieto C, Ovando X, Loyola R, Izquierdo AE, Romero F, Molineri C, Rodríguez J, Rueda Martín P, Fernández H, Manzo V, Miranda MJ. 2017. The role of macroinvertebrates for conservation of freshwater systems. Ecology and Evolution 7: 5502-5513. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3101

Ordano M, Blendinger PG, Lomáscolo SB, Chacoff NP, Sánchez MS, Núñez Montellano MG, Jiménez J, Ruggera RA, Valoy M. 2017. The role of trait combination in the conspicuousness of fruit display among bird-dispersed plants. Functional Ecology 31:1718-1727. DOI 10.1111/1365-2435.12899

Peralta G, Stevani E, Chacoff NP, Dorado J, Vazquez DP. 2017. El fuego afecta la estructura la redes planta polinizador (Fire influences the structure of plant–bee networks). Journal of Animal Ecology 86:1372-1379. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12731

Peri PL Banegas N, Gasparri I, Carranza Ch, Rossner B, Martínez Pastur G, Cavallero L, López DR, Loto D, Fernández P, Powell P, Ledesma M, Pedraza R, Albanesi A, Bahamonde H, Eclesia RP, Piñeiro G, Montagnini F. 2017. Carbon sequestration in temperate silvopastoral systems, Argentina. Pp. 453-478 in Montagnini F (ed.), Integrating Landscapes: Agroforestry for Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty, Advances in Agroforestry 12. Springer International Publishing.

Sacchi L, Powell PA, Gasparri NI, Grau HR. 2017. Air quality loss in urban centers of the Dry Chaco: A scientific neglected ecosystem service. Ecosystem Services 24: 234-240.

Sánchez R, Blendinger PG, Xuereb A, Lougheed SC. 2017. Extra-pair paternity in a socially monogamous Neotropical tanager, the Ringed Warbling-finchPoospiza torquata. Acta Ornithologica 52:197-208.

Wilson SJ, Schelhas J, Grau HR, Nanni AS, Sloan S. 2018. Forest ecosystem-service transitions: the ecological dimensions of the forest transition. Ecology and Society 22: 38.



Albanesi SA, Jayat JP, Brown AD. 2016. Patrones de actividad de mamíferos de medio y gran porte en el pedemonte de Yungas del noroeste argentino. Mastozoología Neotropical 23: 335-358.

Blendinger PG, Martín E, Osinaga Acosta O, Ruggera RA, Aráoz E. 2016. Fruit selection by Andean forest birds: influence of fruit temporal variation and functional traits. Biotropica 48: 677-686. DOI 10.1111/btp.12329

Blundo C, González Espinosa M, Malizia LR. 2016. Relative contribution of niche and neutral processes on tree species turnover across scales in seasonal forests of NW Argentina. Plant Ecology 217: 359-368. DOI 10.1007/s11258-016-0577-x.

Brandolin PG, Blendinger PG. 2016. Effect of habitat and landscape structure on waterbird abundance in wetlands of Central Argentina. Wetlands Ecology and Management 24: 93-105.

Brandolin PG, Blendinger PG, Cantero JJ. 2016. From relict saline wetlands to new ecosystems: changes in bird assemblages. Ardeola 63: 329-348.

Brandolin PG, Ramírez R, Ávalos MA, Márquez J, Blendinger PG, Cantero JJ. 2016. Birds of a wildlife reserve in the South American Pampa (Córdoba, Argentina). Checklist 12: 2025. DOI 10.15560/12.6.2025

Casas MH, Aráoz E, Montero R. 2016. Prevalence of autotomy and tail regeneration in Teius teyou (Reptilia, Teiidae). Journal of Herpetology 50: 449-456. DOI 10.1670/14-165.

Ceballos SJ, Chacoff NP, Malizia A. 2016. Interaction network of vascular epiphytes and trees in a subtropical forest. Acta Oecologica 77: 152-159.

Coll Aráoz MV, Mercado MI, Grau A, Catalán CAN. 2016. Intraspecific variation of sesquiterpene lactones associated to a latitudinal gradient in Smallanthus macroscyphus (Heliantheae: Asteraceae). Chemoecology 26: 143-151. DOI 10.1007/s00049-016-0213-1

Domínguez M, Escalante I, Carrasco-Rueda F, Figuerola-Hernández C, Ayup MM, Umaña MN, Ramos D, González A, Brizuela C, Delgado W, Pacheco-Esquivel J. 2016. Losing legs and walking hard: effects of autotomy and substrate roughness in the locomotion of Prionostemma spp. Harvestmen. Journal of Arachnology 44: 76-82.

Fernandez RD, Varela O, Albornoz PL. 2016. Anatomía de hoja, tallo y raíz de Halophytum ameghinoi (Halophytaceae), especie endémica de Argentina. Lilloa 53: 23-31.

Gasparri NI, Kuemmerle T, Meyfroitd P, le Polain de Waroux Y, Kreft H. 2016. The emerging soybean production frontier in Southern Africa: conservation challenges and the role of south-south telecouplings. Conservation Letters 9: 21-31. DOI 10.1111/conl.12173

Gasparri NI, et al. 2016. The transformation of land-use competition in the argentinean Dry Chaco between 1975 and 2015. Pp- 59-73 in Niewöhner J. et al. (eds) Land use competition. Human-environment interactions, vol 6. Springer, Cham.

Grau A, Malizia L, Brown AD. 2016. Arboretum Calilegua Árboles nativos y exóticos del noroeste argentino. Tucumán, Ediciones del Subtrópico.

Guerra C, Aráoz E. 2016. Amphibian malformations and body condition across an agricultural landscape of northwest Argentina. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 121: 105-116. DOI 10.3354/dao03048

Izquierdo AE, Foguet J, Grau HR. 2016. Hidroecosistemas de la Puna y Altos Andes de Argentina. Acta Geológica Lilloana 28: 390-402.

Jayat JP, D’Elía G, Ortiz PE, Teta P. 2016. A new species of the rodent genus Necromys Ameghino (Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae: Akodontini) from the Chaco Serrano grasslands of northwestern Argentina. Journal of Mammalogy 97: 1321–1335.

Jayat P, Ortiz PE, González FR, D’Elía G. 2016. Taxonomy of the Phyllotis osilae species group in Argentina; the status of the “Rata de los nogales” (Phyllotis nogalaris Thomas, 1921; Rodentia: Cricetidae). Zootaxa 4083 397-417. DOI 10.11646/zootaxa.4083.3.5

Krapovickas J, Sacchi LV, Hafner R. 2016. Firewood supply and consumption in the context of agrarian change: the Northern Argentine Chaco from 1990 to 2010. International Journal of the Commons 10: 220-243.

Lomáscolo SB. 2016. Indirect assessment of seed dispersal effectiveness for Solanum riparium (Solanaceae) based on habitat use and rate of fruit disappearance. Ecología Austral 26: 64-71.

Medina RG, Ponssa ML, Aráoz E. 2016. Environmental, land cover and land use constraints on the distributional patterns of anurans: Leptodacylus species (Anura, Leptodactylidae) from Dry Chaco. Peerj 3;4: e2605. DOI 10.7717/peerj.2605

Montti L, Ayup MA, Aragón R, Qi W, Ruan H, Fernández R, Casertano SA, Zou X. 2016. Herbivory and the success of Ligustrum lucidum: evidence from a comparison between native and novel ranges  Australian Journal of Botany 64: 181–192. DOI 10.1071/BT15232

Nieto C, Malizia A, Carilla J, Izquierdo A, Rodríguez J, Cuello S, Zannier M, Grau HR. 2016. Patrones espaciales en comunidades de macroinvertebrados acuáticos de la Puna Argentina. Revista de Biología Tropical 64: 747-762.

Niewöhner J. et al. 2016. Conceptualizing distal drivers in land use competition. Pp. 21-40 in: Niewöhner J. et al. (eds) Land use competition. Human-environment interactions, vol 6. Springer, Cham.

Nuñez Montellano MG, Blendinger PG. 2016. Selection of plants for sap feeding by the White-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes cactorum in Chaco dry forests, Argentina. Acta Ornithologica 51: 105-122.

Paolini L, Aráoz E, Gioia A, Powell P. 2016. Vegetation productivity trends in response to urban dynamics. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 17: 211-216.

Quiroga, MP, Premoli AC, Grau A, Malizia L. 2016. Local hibridization in subtropical mountain habitats: can Cedrela (Meliaceae) maintain species’ identity in sympatry? Darwiniana 4: 195-211

Rader R, et al. 2016. Non-bee insects are important contributors to global crop pollination.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113: 146-151. DOI 10.1073/pnas.1517092112

Rudel TK, Sloan S, Chazdon R, Grau HR. 2016. The drivers of tree cover expansion: Global, temperate, and tropical zone analyses. Journal of Land Use Policy 58: 502-513.

Ruggera RA, Blendinger PG, Gomez MD, Marshak C. 2016. Linking structure and functionality in mutualistic networks: Do core frugivores disperse more seeds than peripheral species? Oikos 125: 541-555. DOI 10.1111/oik.02204

Slanis AC, Perea MC, Grau A. 2016. Revisión taxonómica del género Caiophora (Loasaceae) para Argentina: C. sleumerii una nueva especie. Darwiniana 4: 138-191.

Teta P, Jayat JP, Ortiz PE. 2016. Notes on the distribution of the genus Andalgalomys (Rodentia, Cricetidae), with the first record of A. pearsoni (Myers 1978) from Argentina. Mammalia 80: 667–671 DOI 10.1515/mammalia-2015-0118

Vergara-Tabares DL, Rojas TN.  2016. Year-round presence of Slaty Thrush (Turdus nigriceps nigriceps) in mountains of central Argentina. Ararajuba: Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia 24: 329-334.


Ahumada AL, Ibañez Palacios GP, Carilla J, Toledo MA, Paez SV. 2015. Observaciones geomorfológicas en glaciares de escombros de los Andes tropicales de Argentina. Acta Geológica Lilloana 27: 83-76.

Aráoz E, Morales JM. 2015. Modeling unobserved variables in dendrochronological age structures improves inferences about population dynamics. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 45: 1720-1727.

Báez S, Malizia A, Carilla J, Blundo C, Aguilar M Aguirre N, Aquirre Z, Álvarez E, Cuesta F, Duque A, Farfán-Ríos W, García-Cabrera K, Grau HR, Homeier J, Linares-Palomino R, Malizia L, Melo Cruz O, Osinaga O, Philips O, Reynel C, Silman MR, Feeley KJ. 2015. Large-scale patterns of turnover and basal area change in Andean forests. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0126594.

Blendinger PG, Jiménez J, Macchi L, Martín E, Sánchez MS, Ayup MM. 2015. Scale-dependent spatial match between fruits and fruit-eating birds in Andean mountain forests. Biotropica 47: 702-711. DOI 10.1111/btp.12247

Blendinger PG, Giannini NP, Zampini IC, Ordoñez R, Torres S, Sayago J, Ruggera RA, Isla MI. 2015. Nutrients in fruits as determinants of resource tracking by birds. Ibis 154: 480-495. DOI 10.1111/ibi.12274

Blundo C, Malizia LR, González Espinosa M. 2015. Distribution of functional traits in subtropical trees across environmental and forest use gradients. Acta Oecologica 69: 96-104.

Ceballos SJ, Malizia A, Chacoff NP. 2015. Efectos de la invasión de Ligustrum lucidum (Oleaceae) sobre la comunidad de lianas en la sierra de San Javier (Tucumán – Argentina). Ecología Austral 25: 65-74.

d´Hiriart S, Russo C, Ortiz PE, Jayat JP. 2015. Range extension of Oxymycterus wayku Jayat, D`Elía, Pardiñas, Miotti and Ortiz, 2008 (Mammalia: Rodentia: Cricetidae), an endemic species from austral Yungas, and first record for Catamarca province, northwestern Argentina. Check List 11: 1-6.

DeWalt SJ, Schnitzer SA, Alves LF, Bongers F, Burnham RJ, Cai Z, Carson WP, Chave J, Chuyong GB, Costa FRC, Ewango CEN, Gallagher RV, Gerwing JJ, Gortaire Amezcua E, Hart T, Ibarra-Manríquez G, Ickes K, Kenfack D, Letcher S, Macía MJ, Makana JR, Malizia A, Martínez-Ramos M, Mascaro J, Muthumperumal C, Muthuramkumar S, Nogueira A, Parren MPE, Parthasarathy N, Pérez-Salicrup DR, Putz FE, Romero-Saltos H, Sridhar Reddy M, Nsanyi Sainge M, Thomas D, van Melis J. 2015. Biogeographical patterns in liana abundance and diversity. Pp 133-148 in S Schnitzer, F Bongers, R Burnham, & J Putz (eds.). Ecology of Lianas. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., NY, USA.

Farji-Brener AG, Chinchilla F, Umaña MN, Ocasio-Torres ME, Chauta-Mellizo A, Acosta Rojas D, Marinaro S, de Torres Curth M, Amador-Vargas S. 2015. Branching angles reflect a tradeoff between reducing trail maintenance costs or travel distances in leaf-cutting ants. Ecology 96: 510-517.

Galindo-Cardona, A, Monmany AC, Caicedo-Quiroga L, Moreno-Jackson R, Giray T. 2015. A landscape analysis to understand orientation of honey bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) drones in Puerto Rico. Environmental Entomology 44: 1139-48.

Garibaldi LA, Bartomeus I, Bommarco R, Klein AM, Cunningham SA, Aizen MA, Boreux V, Garratt MPD, Carvalheiro LG, Kremen C, Morales CL, Schüepp C, Chacoff NP, Freitas BM, Gagic V, Holzschuh A, Klatt BKK, Rewenka KM, Krishnan S, Mayfield MM, Motzke I, Otieno M, Petersen J, Potts SG, Ricketts TH, Rundlöf M, Sciligo A, Sinu PA, Steffan-Dewenter I, Taki H, Tscharntke T, Vergara CH, Viana BF, Woyciechowski M. 2015. Trait matching of flower visitors and crops predicts fruit set better than trait diversity. Journal of Applied Ecology 52: 1436-1444.

Gasparri NI, Le Polain de Waroux Y. 2015. The coupling of South American soybean and cattle production frontiers: new challenges for conservation policy and land change science. Conservation Letters 8: 290-298.

Gasparri NI, Grau HR, Sacchi LV. 2015. Determinants of the spatial distribution of cultivated land in the North Argentine Dry Chaco in a multi-decadal study. Journal of Arid Environments 123: 31-39.

Grau HR, Torres R, Gasparri NI, Blendinger P, Marinaro S, Macchi L. 2015. Natural grasslands in the Chaco. A neglected ecosystem under threat by agriculture expansion and forest-oriented conservation policies. Journal of Arid Environments 123: 40-46.

Greasser J, Aide TM, Grau HR, Ramankutty N. 2015. Cropland/pastureland dynamics and the slowdown of deforestation in Latin America. Environmental Research Letters 10: 034017. DOI 10.1088/1748-9326/10/3/034017

Guerra C, Aráoz E. 2015. Amphibian diversity increases in a heterogeneous agricultural landscape. Acta Oecologica 69: 78-86.

Izquierdo AE, Foguet J, Grau HR. 2015. Mapping and spatial characterization of Argentine High Andean peatbogs. Wetland Ecology and Management 23: 963-976. DOI 10.1007/s11273-015-9433-3.

Izquierdo AE, Grau HR, Carilla J, Casagrandra E. 2015. Side effects of green technologies: the potential environmental costs of Lithium mining on high elevation Andean wetlands in the context of climate change. Global Land Project Newsletter 12: 53-57.

Jobbágy E, Grau HR, Paruelo J, Viglizzo EF. 2015. Farming the Chaco plains: tales from both sides of the fence. Journal of Arid Environments 123: 1-2.

Kortsarz AM, Zannier ML, Grau A. 2015. Variación estacional de azúcares de reserva en yacón cultivado en el pedemonte de Tucumán. Revista de Industria y Agricultura de Tucumán 92: 17-22.

Malizia A, Campanello PI, Villagra M, Ceballos SJ. 2015. Geographical, taxonomical and ecological aspects of lianas in subtropical forests of Argentina. Pp 17-42 in N Parthasarathy (ed). Biodiversity of Lianas. Springer-Verlag, The Netherlands.

Marinaro S, Grau HR. 2015. Comparison of animal biodiversity in three livestock systems of open environments of the semi-arid Chaco of Argentina. The Rangeland Journal 37: 497-505.

Marinaro S, Grau HR, Macchi L, Zelaya P. 2015. Biodiversity patterns in relation to land tenure in the dry Chaco of Argentina. Journal of Arid Environments 123: 60-67.

Monmany AC, Yu M, Restrepo C, Zimmerman JK. 2015. How are landscape complexity and vegetation structure related across an agricultural frontier in the subtropical Chaco, NW Argentina? Journal of Arid Environments 123: 12-20.

Morales MJ, Carilla J, Grau HR, Villalba R. 2015. Multi-century lake area changes in Southern Altiplano: a tree – ring – based reconstruction. Climate of the Past 11: 1139-1152.

Nanni AS. 2015. Dissimilar responses of the Gray brocket deer (Mazama gouazoubira), Crab-eating fox (Cerdocyon thous) and Pampas fox (Lycalopex gymnocercus) to livestock frequency in subtropical forests of NW Argentina. Mammalian Biology-Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde 80: 260-264.

Nanni AS, Gasparri NI, Grau HR. 2015. Redistribution of forest biomass in an heterogeneous environment of subtropical Andes. Applied Geography 62: 107-114.

Núñez Montellano MG, Blendinger PG. 2015. Configuration and geometry of sap holes drilled by the White-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes cactorum): effects of tree structure, sap traits and plant health. Emu 115: 168-175.

Ortiz PE, Jayat JP. 2015. Genus Neotomys Thomas, 1894. Pp. 99-101. In: Mammals of South America. Volume 2 – Rodentia (Eds. J Patton, UFJ Pardiñas, G D’Elía). The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London.

Pardiñas UFJ, Alvarado-Serrano D, D’Elía G, Geise L, Jayat JP, Ortíz PE, Rodriguez Gonçalvez P, Teta P. 2015. Genus Akodon Meyen, 1833. Pp. 144-204. In: Mammals of South America. Volume 2 – Rodentia (Eds. J Patton, UFJ Pardiñas, G D’Elía). The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London.

Pardiñas UFJ, Teta P, Ortiz P, Jayat JP, D’Elía G & Salazar-Bravo J. 2015. Genus Necromys Ameghino, 1889. Pp. 232-247. In: Mammals of South America. Volume 2 – Rodentia (Eds. J Patton, UFJ Pardiñas, G D’Elía). The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London

Rueda VR, Baldi G, Gasparri NI, Jobbágy EG. 2015. Charcoal production in the Argentine Dry Chaco: Where, how and who? Energy for Sustainable Development 27: 46-53.

Salazar-Bravo J & Jayat JP. 2015. Genus Andinomys Thomas, 1902. Pp. 75-78. In: Mammals of South America. Volume 2 – Rodentia (Eds. J Patton, UFJ Pardiñas, G D’Elía). The University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London.

Verburg PH, Crossman N, Ellis E, Heinimman A, Hosternt P, Mertz O, Nagendra H, Sikor T, Erb K, Golubiewski N, Grau HR, Grove M, Konate S, Meyfroidt P, Parker D, Chowdury R, Shibata H, Thomson A, Zhen L. 2015. Land system science and sustainable development of the earth system: A global land project perspective. Anthropocene 12: 19-41.


Ahumada AL, Ibañez-Palazios GP, Toledo MA, Carilla J, Paez SV. 2014. El permafrost reptante, inventario y verificación en las cabeceras del Río Bermejo. Geoacta 39: 123-137.

Aragón MR, Montti L, Ayup MM, Fernández R. 2014. Exotic species as modifiers of ecosystem processes: litter decomposition in native and invaded secondary forests of NW Argentina. Acta Oecologica 54: 21-28.

Aragón MR, Sardan J, Peñuelas J. 2014. Soil enzymes associated with carbon and nitrogen cycling in invaded and native secondary forests of northwestern Argentina. Plant and Soil 384: 169-183.

Ayup MM, Montti L, Aragón R, Grau HR. 2014. Invasion of Ligustrum lucidum (Oleaceae) in the southern Yungas: Changes in habitat properties and decline in bird diversity. Acta Oecologica 54: 72-81.

Bonilla-Moheno M, Redo D, Aide TM, Clark M, Grau HR. 2014. Reply to Skutsch et al. Land Use Policy 39: 388–389.

Capllonch P, Ortiz D, Núñez Montellano MG, Blendinger PG. 2014. Aportes sobre la distribución, comportamiento y biología del Cerquero Amarillo Atlapetes citrinellus (Aves: Emberizidae). Acta Zoológica Lilloana 58: 222-240.

Carilla J. 2014. Gloria en las Cumbres Calchaquíes. En Lomáscolo T., A Grau y A Brown (eds.). Guía visual de las áreas protegidas de Tucumán. Ediciones del Subtrópico. Tucumán, Argentina. ISBN: 978-987-28168-2-7.

Carrizo J, Grau A. 2014. Las plantas de los Valles Calchaquíes. Guía Ilustrada, UNT-UNe. 204 pp. ISBN 978-950-554-870

Carvalheiro L, Biesmeijer J, Benadi G, Fruend J, Stang M, Bartomeus I, Kaiser-Bunbury C, Baude M, Gomes S, Merckx V, Baldock K, Bennett A, Boada R, Bommarco R, Cartar R, Chacoff N, Danhardt J, Dicks L, Ekroos J, Henson K, Holzschuh A, Junker R, Lopezaraiza-Mikel M, Memmott J, Montero-Castaño A, Nelson I, Petanidou T, Power E, Rundlöf M, Smith H, Stout J, Temitope K, Tscharntke T, Tscheulin T, Vila M, Kunin WE. 2014. The potential for indirect effects between co-flowering plants via shared pollinators depends on resource abundance, accessibility and relatedness. Ecology Letters 17: 1389-1399.

Chacoff NP, Aschero V. 2014. Frequency of visits by ants and their effectiveness as pollinators of Condalia microphylla Cav. Journal of Arid Environments 105: 91-94.

Chain FE, Grau A, Martins JC, Catalán CAN. 2014. Macamides from wild ‘Maca’, Lepidium meyenii Walpers (Brassicaceae). Phytochemistry Letters 8: 145–148.

Coll Aráoz MV, Kortsarz González AM, Mercado MI, Ponessa GI, Grau A, Catalán CAN. 2014. Ontogeny and total sugar content of yacon tuberous roots and other three Smallanthus species (Heliantheae, Asteraceae), insights on the development of a semi-domesticated crop. Genetic Resources & Crop Evolution 61: 163–172.

Fernández RD, Aragón R. 2014. Descomposición de hojarasca de las especies leñosas nativas y exóticas más abundantes del pedemonte de las Yungas, Tucumán, Argentina. Ecología Austral 24: 286-293.

Gatti MG, Campanello PI, Villagra M, Montti L, Goldstein G. 2014. Ecophysiological constraints of plant species distributions: Hydraulic architecture and photoinhibition in the tropical palm Euterpe edulis Mart. Tree Physiology 34: 630-639.

Gioia A, Paolini L, Malizia A, Oltra-Carrió R, Sobrino JA. 2014. Size matters: vegetation patch size and surface temperature relationship in foothills cities of northwestern Argentina. Urban Ecosystems 17: 1161-1174

Gutiérrez Angonese J, Grau HR. 2014. Assessment of swaps and persistence in land cover changes in a subtropical peri-urban region, NW Argentina. Landscape and Urban Planning 127: 86-93.

Lomáscolo T, Grau A, Brown AD. 2014. Guía visual de las áreas protegidas de la provincia de Tucumán. Ediciones del Subtrópico. 310 pp. ISBN: 978-987-28168-2-7.

Martínez-Lanfranco JA, Flores DA, Jayat JP, D’Elía G. 2014. A new species of lutrine opossum, genus Lutreolina Thomas (Didelphidae), from the South American Yungas. Journal of Mammalogy 95: 225-240.

Mercado MI, Coll Aráoz MV, Manrique I, Grau A, Catalán CAN. 2014. Variability in sesquiterpene lactones from the leaves of twenty five yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) accessions. Genetic Resources & Crop Evolution 61: 1209-1217.

Montti L, Villagra M, Campanello PI, Gatti MG, Goldstein G. 2014. Functional traits enhance invasiveness of bamboos over co-occurring tree saplings in the semideciduous Atlantic Forest. Acta Oecologica 54: 36-44.

Nanni S, Grau HR. 2014 Agriculture adjustment, population dynamics and forest redistribution in a subtropical watershed of NW Argentina. Regional Environmental Change 14: 1641-1649.

Palma RE, Boric-Bargetto D, Jayat JP, Flores DA, Zeballos H, Pacheco V, Cancino RA, Alfaro F, Rodríguez-Serrano E, Pardiñas UFJ. 2014. Molecular phylogenetics of mouse opossums: new findings on the phylogeny of Thylamys (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae). Zoologica Scripta 43: 217-234.

Ruggera RA, Gomez D, Blendinger PG. 2014. Frugivory and seed dispersal role of the Yellow-striped Brush-Finch (Atlapetes citrinellus), an endemic emberizid of Argentina. Emu 114: 343-351.

Sánchez R, Blendinger PG. 2014. Trophic ecology of the Ringed Warbling-Finch (Poospiza torquata) in Neotropical semi-arid scrublands. Emu 114: 229-233.

Serra-Barcellona C, Coll Aráoz MV, Cabrera WM, Habib NC, Honoré SM, Catalán CAN, Grau A, Genta SB, Sánchez SS. 2014. Smallanthus macroscyphus: A new source of antidiabetic compounds. Chemico-Biological Interactions 209: 35–47.

Stephenson NL, Das A, Condit R, Russo SE, Baker P, Beckman NG, Blundo C, Coomes DA, Lines E, Morris W, Rüger N, Ewango CEN, Flores O, Franklin JR, Grau HR, Hao Z, Harmon ME, Hubbell SP, Kenfack D, Lin Y, Makana JR, Malizia A, Malizia LR, Pabst R, Pongpattananurak N, Su S, Sun IF, Tan S, Thomas D, Phillip J, Wang X, Wiser SK. 2014. Rate of tree carbon accumulation increases continuously with tree size. Nature 507: 90-93.

Torres R, Gasparri IN, Blendinger PG, Grau HR. 2014. Land use and land cover effects on regional biodiversity distribution in a subtropical dry forest: a hierarchical integrative multi-taxa study. Regional Environmental Change 14: 1549-1561.

Zamora-Nazca L, Montti L, Grau HR, Paolini L. 2014. Efectos de la invasión de ligustro, Ligustrum lucidum, en la dinámica hídrica de las Yungas del noroeste Argentino. Bosque 35: 195-205.



Aide TM, Clark M, Grau HR, Lopez-Carr D, Levy M, Redo D, Bonilla-Moheno M, Rinner G, Andrade-Muoz M, Muiz M. 2013. Deforestation and reforestation of Latin America and the Caribbean (2001–2010). Biotropica 45: 262–271.

Álvarez-Berríos NL, Redo DJ, Aide TM, Clark ML, Grau HR. 2013. Land change in the Greater Antilles between 2001 and 2010. Land 2: 81-107.

Bach S, Perotti ME, Merep AP, Marcial GE, Grau A, Attarian R, Av-Gay Y, Bach H, Catalán CAN. 2013. Chemical constituents, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities of bark extracts from Prunus tucumanensis Lillo. Natural Product Research 27: 916-919.

Bonilla-Moheno M, Redo DJ, Aide TM, Clark ML, Grau HR. 2013. Vegetation change and land tenure in Mexico: A country-wide analysis. Land Use Policy 30: 355–364.

Carilla J, Grau HR. 2013. Monitoreo de claros de bosque. En: Osinaga O, Báez S, Cuesta F, Malizia A, Carrilla J (eds). Monitoreo de diversidad vegetal y carbono en bosques andinos-Protocolo extendido. Protocolo 2 – Versión 1. CONDESAN / IER-UNT / COSUDE. Quito.

Carilla J, Grau R, Morales M, Paolini L. 2013. Lake fluctuations, plant productivity, and long term variability in high elevation tropical Andean ecosystems. Artic, Antartic and Alpine Research 45: 179-189.

Eklöf AC, Jacob U, Kopp J, Bosch J, Castro-Urgal R, Chacoff NP, Dalsgaard B, Sassi C, Galetti M, Guimarães Jr. PR , Lomascolo SB, Martín González AM, Pizo M. 2013. The dimensionality of ecological networks. Ecology Letters 16: 577-583. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12081.

Garibaldi LA, et al (Chacoff NP; 48 authors). 2013. Wild pollinators enhance fruit set of crops regardless of honey bee abundance. Science 339: 1608-1611 DOI:10.1126/science.1230200

Gasparri NI, Baldi G. 2013. Regional patterns and controls of Biomass in semiarid woodlands: lessons from the Nothern argentina Dry Chaco. Regional Environmental Change 6: 1131-1144. DOI: 10.1007/s10113-013-0422-x

Gasparri NI, Grau HR, Gutiérrez Angonese J. 2013. Linkages between soybean and neotropical deforestation: Coupling and transient decoupling dynamics in a multi-decadal analysis. Global Environmental Change 23: 1605-1614.

Grau HR, Kuemmerle T, Macchi L. 2013. Beyond ‘land sparing versus land sharing’: environmental heterogeneity, globalization and the balance between agricultural production and nature conservation. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 5: 477–483.

Jayat JP, Ortiz PE, González FR. 2013. First record of Abrothrix jelskii Thomas, 1898 (Mammalia: Rodentia: Cricetidae) in Salta province, northwestern Argentina: Filling gap and distribution map. Check List 9: 902-905.

Kennedy et al. (Chacoff NP; 41 authors). 2013. A global quantitative synthesis of local and landscape effects on wild bee pollinators in agroecosystems. Ecology Letters 16: 584-599.

Lambin EF, Gibbs HK, Ferreira L, Grau HR, Mayaux P, MeyFroidt P, Morton DC, Rudel TK, Gasparri NI, Munger J. 2013. Estimating the world’s potentially available cropland using a bottom-up approach. Global Environmental Change 23: 892-901.

Macchi L, Grau HR, Zelaya PV, Marinaro S. 2013. Trade-offs between land use intensity and avian biodiversity in the dry Chaco of Argentina: A tale of two gradients. Agriculture Ecosystem and Environment 174: 11-20.

Malizia A, Easdale TA, Grau HR.. 2013. Rapid structural and compositional change in an old-growth subtropical forest: Using plant traits to identify hypothetical drivers. PLoS One 8 (9), e73546.

Medina RG, Ponssa ML, Guerra C, Aráoz E. 2013. Amphibian abnormalities: Historical records of a museum collection in Tucuman Province, Argentina. The Herpetological Journal 23: 193-202.

Mercado MI, Coll Aráoz MV, Brandan de Weht CI, Ponessa GI, Grau A. 2013. Arbuscular mycorrhizal associations and dark septate endophytes in Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) and a wild relative (Smallanthus macroscyphus). Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 48: 193-200.

Moles A, et al. (Blendinger PG; 46 authors). 2013. Correlations between physical and chemical defences in plants: tradeoffs, syndromes, or just many different ways to skin a herbivorous cat? New Phytologist 198: 252-263.

Núñez Montellano MG, Blendinger PG, Macchi L. 2013. Sap consumption by the White-Fronted Woodpecker and its role in avian assemblage structure in dry forests. Condor 115: 93-101.

Ortiz PE, Jayat JP. 2013. Primer registro fósil para dos especies de sigmodontinos (Rodentia, Cricetidae) endémicas del extremo sur de las Yungas de Argentina. Ameghiniana 50: 598-604.

Osinaga O, Baez S. 2013. Monitoreo de especies herbáceas. En: Osinaga O, Báez S, Cuesta F, Malizia A, Carrilla J (eds). Monitoreo de diversidad vegetal y carbono en bosques andinos-Protocolo extendido. Protocolo 2 – Versión 1. CONDESAN / IER-UNT / COSUDE. Quito.

Osinaga O, Baez S, Cuesta F, Carilla J, Malizia A, Malizia LR, Grau HR, Brown AD, Lomascolo T. 2013. Monitoreo de especies arbóreas. En: Osinaga O, Báez S, Cuesta F, Malizia A, Carrilla J (eds). Monitoreo de diversidad vegetal y carbono en bosques andinos-Protocolo extendido. Protocolo 2 – Versión 1. CONDESAN / IER-UNT / COSUDE. Quito.

Osinaga O, Báez S, Cuesta F, Malizia A, Carrilla J (eds). 2013. Monitoreo de diversidad vegetal y carbono en bosques andinos-Protocolo extendido. Protocolo 2 – Versión 1. CONDESAN / IER-UNT / COSUDE, Quito.

Osinaga O, Malizia A, Cuesta F, Muriel P, Carilla J, Báez S, Tauro A, Easdale TA, Grau HR. 2013. Manejo de la información. En: Osinaga O, Báez S, Cuesta F, Malizia A, Carrilla J (eds). 2013. Monitoreo de diversidad vegetal y carbono en bosques andinos-Protocolo extendido. Protocolo 2 – Versión 1. CONDESAN / IER-UNT / COSUDE. Quito.

Renison D, Cuyckens GAE, Pacheco S, Guzmán GF, Grau HR, Marcora P, Robledo G, Cingolani AM, Dominguez J, Landi M, Bellis L, Hensen I. 2013. Distribución y estado de conservación de las poblaciones de árboles y arbustos del género Polylepis (Rosaceae) en las montañas de Argentina. Ecología Austral 23: 27-36.

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