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:




Actualizada el 04/06/24


Ceballos SJ, Malizia A, Carilla J, Grau HR, Osinaga Acosta O, Blundo C. 2024. Combining chronosequences and multi-census approaches to understand patterns of succession in subtropical montane forests of NW Argentina. Journal of Vegetation Science.

Martins LP, Stouffer DB, Blendinger PG, Böhning-Gaese K, Costa JM, Dehling DM, Donatti CI, Emer C, Galetti M, Heleno R, Menezes I, Morante-Filho JC, Muñoz MC, Neuschulz EL, Pizo MA, Quitián M, Ruggera RA, Saavedra F, Santillán V, Schleuning M, da Silva LP, Ribeiro da Silva F, Timóteo S, Tobias JÁ, Traveset A, Vollstädt MGR, Tylianakis JM. 2024. Birds optimize fruit size consumed near their geographic range limits. Science.



Duggan Dowd D, Muntaabski I, Russo RM, Galindo-Cardona A, Scannapieco AC, Liendo MC. 2024. Understanding the differential performance in hygienic behavior against dead brood of drones and workers of Apis mellifera: a chemical approach. Journal of Apicultural Research.

Jimenez YG, Aráoz E. 2024. Modeling the role of novel ecosystems in runoff and soil protection: native and non-native Subtropical Montane Forests. Water Resources Management.

Montti L, Gasparri NI, Grau HR. 2024. Telecoupling lens for integrating ecological and human dimensions of the biological invasion problem. Sustainability Science.

Plaza Behr MC, Serra C, Arturi MF, Gasparri NI, Burns SL. 2024. Characterizing owners of fast-growing forest plantations in South America’s afforestation systems. New Forests.

Roy HE, et al. (88 coauthors, including Fernandez RD). 2024. Curbing the major and growing threats from invasive alien species is urgent and achievable. Nature Ecology & Evolution.

Soto I, et al. (84 coauthors, including Fernandez RD). 2024. Taming the terminological tempest in invasion science. Biological Review.



Andraca-Gómez G, Ordano M, Lira-Noriega A, Osorio-Olvera L, Domínguez CA, Fornoni J. 2024. Climatic and soil characteristics account for the genetic structure of the invasive cactus moth Cactoblastis cactorum, in its native range in Argentina. PeerJ 12:e16861

Aragón R, Baldi G. 2024. Ecosystem service research in the dry subtropics: Current state, temporal changes and drivers of regional variability. One Ecosystem 9:e118444.

Dalmazzo M, Zumoffen L, Ghiglione C, Roig-Alsina A, Chacoff N. 2024. Diversity and biological traits of bees visiting flowers of Cucurbita maxima var. zapallito differ between biodiversity-based and conventional management practices. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 196:6.

Fernández PD, Gasparri NI, Rojas TN,  Banegas NR, Nasca JA, Jobbágy EA, Kuemmerle T. 2024. Silvopastoral management for lowering trade-offs between beef production and carbon storage in tropical dry woodlands. Science of The Total Environment 912:168973.

Gelabert CC, Gasparri NI, de Bargas SE, Chifarelli DH, Rojas TN, Mac Donagh PM, Zurita GA. 2024. Silvopastoral systems in the Upper Atlantic Forest of Argentina: what type of farms adopt them and how? Agroforestry Systems 98:1273-1282.

González MV, Montti L, Jimenez YG, Aráoz E. 2024. Linking migration flows with the prevalence of exotic plant species in the Andes. Mountain Research and Development 44: R1-R9.

Grau HR, Foguet J, Baldi G. 2024. A spatially explicit model of European colonization timing on the American ecosystems based on foundation dates of cities. GeoJournal 89:111.

Haubrock PJ, et al. (41 coauthors, including Fernandez RD). 2024. Biological invasions are a population-level rather than a species-level phenomenon. Global Change Biology 30:e17312. 

Heringer G, Fernandez RD, et al. (17 coauthors). 2024. Economic costs of invasive non-native species in urban areas: An underexplored financial drain. Science of The Total Environment, 170336.

Hua F, et al. (46 coauthors, including Macchi L). 2024. Ecological filtering shapes the impacts of agricultural deforestation on biodiversity. Nature Ecology & Evolution 8:251-266.

Levers C, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Gollnow F, Baumann M, Camino M, Gasparri NI, Gavier-Pizarro GI, le Polain de Waroux Y, Müller D, Nori J, Pötzschner F, Romero-Muñoz A, Kuemmerle T. 2024. What is still at stake in the Gran Chaco? Social-ecological impacts of alternative land-system futures in a global deforestation hotspot. Environmental Research Letters 19:064003.

Lomáscolo SB, Sandoval-Salinas ML, Novillo A, Fontanarrosa G, Núñez Montellano MG, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Alvarez M, Aschero V, Chillo V, Fanjul ME, Martínez-Gálvez F, Pero EJI, Rodríguez D, Schroeder N, Zarbá L. 2024. Academic career in ecology: Effect of gender, caregiving labor, and the working environment. Forest Ecology and Management 560:121801.

Macêdo RL, Haubrock PJ, Klippel G, Fernandez RD, Leroy B, Angulo E, Carneiro L, Musseau C, Rocha O, Cuthbert RN. 2023. The economic costs of invasive aquatic plants: A global perspective on ecology and management gaps. Science of The Total Environment 908:168217.

Marozzi A, Cantarelli VI, Panebianco A, Gomez FM, Ovejero R, Gregorio PF, Peña F, Ponzio MF, Carmanchahi PD. 2024. Non-invasive assessment of hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy in guanacos (Lama guanicoe) and its application in a wild population. Conservation Physiology 12: coae003.

Nuñez JA, Aguiar S, Jobbágy EG, Jiménez YG, Baldassini P. 2024. Climate change and land cover effects on water yield in a subtropical watershed spanning the yungas-chaco transition of Argentina. Journal of Environmental Management 358:120808.

Peri PL, et al. (38 coauthors, including Gasparri I, Blundo C). 2024. Soil organic carbon stocks in native forest of Argentina: a useful surrogate for mitigation and conservation planning under climate variability. Ecological Processes 13:1.

Pratzer M, et al. (36 coauthors, including Aragón R, Nanni S). 2024. An actor-centered, scalable land system typology for addressing biodiversity loss in the world’s tropical dry woodlands. Global Environmental Change 86:102849.

Ramírez-Mejía AM, Blendinger PG, Woodcock BA, Schmucki R, Escobar L, Morton RD, Vieli L, Nunes-Silva P, Lomáscolo SL, Morales CL, Murúa M, Agostini K, Chacoff NP. 2024. Landscape structure and farming management interacts to modulate pollination supply and crop production in blueberries. Journal of Applied Ecology 61:281-291.

Ramírez-Mejía AM, Chacoff NP, Lomáscolo SB, Woodcock BA, Schmucki R, Blendinger PG. 2024. Optimal pollination thresholds to maximize blueberry production. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 365:108903.

Requier F, et al. (59 coauthors, including Galindo-Cardona A). 2024. First large-scale study reveals important losses of managed honey bee and stingless bee colonies in Latin America. Scientific Reports 14:10079.

Spescha V, Aráoz E. Socio-economic differences control species composition of urban gardens in a metropolitan area of Argentina. Tropical Ecology 65:142-151.

Vásquez-Ordóñez AA, Torres-López W, Monmany-Garzia AC. 2024. A multi-scale approach to study palm-weevils in a tropical agroecosystem. Landscape Ecology 39:45.

Zelaya PV, Molineri C, Bravo SJ, Palacio FX, Chacoff N. 2024. When one’s misfortune favors others: the importance of hollows made by a plague on Neltuma trees to stingless bees nesting in Subtropical Dry forests. Apidologie 55:1.



Amado A, Lomáscolo SB, Chacoff NP. 2023. Effects of urbanization on the structure of plant-flower visitor network at the local and landscape levels in the northern Argentinian Yungas forest. Frontiers in Sustainable Cities 5:1086076.

Banchero S, Verón S, De Abelleyra D, Caride C, Gasparri I. 2023. Evaluation of forest degradation methodologies using Landsat Time Series on argentinean Dry Chaco forest. Pp. 3009-3012 in IGARSS 2023 - 2023 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Pasadena, USA. doi: 10.1109/IGARSS52108.2023.10282634

Barrenechea GG, Sánchez R, Medina Ruiz L, Peral M, Aráoz E. 2023. COVID-19 Y su relación con factores sociodemográficos en la etapa pre-vacunatoria, provincia de Tucumán, Argentina, 2020-2021. Revista Argentina de Salud Pública 15:e85. Recuperado a partir de

Buchadas A, Jung M, Bustamante M, Fernández-Llamazares Á, Garnett ST, Nanni AS, Ribeiro N, Meyfroidt P,  Kuemmerle T. 2023. Tropical dry woodland loss occurs disproportionately in areas of highest conservation value. Global Change Biology 29:4880–4897.

Carilla J, Aráoz E, Foguet J, Casagranda E, Halloy S, Grau A. 2023. Hydroclimate and vegetation variability of high Andean ecosystems. Frontiers in Plant Science 13:1067096.

Carilla J, Aráoz E, Malizia A, Osinaga Acosta O, Malizia M, Jiménez Y, Llambi LD, Peralvo M, Garces A, Lasso G. 2023. Long-term environmental and social monitoring in the Andes: state of the art, knowledge gaps and priorities for an integrated agenda. Mountain Research and Development 43:A1-A9.

Casagranda E, Izquierdo AE. 2023. Modeling the potential distribution of floristic assemblages of high Andean wetlands dominated by Juncaceae and Cyperaceae in the Argentine Puna. Vegetation Classification and Survey 4:47-58.

Ceballos SJ. 2023. Vascular epiphytes in Argentinian Yungas: distribution, diversity, and ecology. The Botanical Review 89:91-113.

Coria OR, Blendinger PG, Araujo PA, Torres R. 2023. Importance of habitat representativeness and complexity for bird species richness in a humid forest embedded in the Dry Chaco. Ornithology Research 31:32-40.

Costas DE, Barrenechea GG, Sánchez R, Foguet J, Peral M, Chahla RF, Orosco J, Aráoz E. 2023. Socioeconomic and environmental conditions influence the risk of dengue infection in a subtropical city of Argentina. Ecología Austral 33:808–820.

Cuesta F, Carilla J, LLambí LD, Muriel P, Lencinas MV, Meneses RI, Feeley KJ, Pauli H, Aguirre N, Beck S, Bernardi A, Cuello S, Duchicela SA, Eguiguren P, Gamez LE, Halloy S, Hudson L, Jaramillo R, Peri PLL, Ramírez A, Rosero-Añazco P, Thompson N, Yager K, Tovar C. 2023. Compositional shifts of alpine plant communities across the high Andes. Global Ecology and Biogeography 32:1591–1606.

da Cunha L, Chacoff NP, Sáez A, Schmucki R, Galetto L, Devoto M, Carrasco J, Mazzei MP, Castillo SE, Palacios TP, Vesprini JL, Agostini K, Saraiva AM, Woodcock BA, Ollerton J, Aizen MA. 2023. Soybean dependence on biotic pollination decreases with latitude. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 347:108376.

De Marzo T, Pratzer M, Baumann M, Gasparri NI, Pötzschner F, Kuemmerle T. Linking disturbance history to current forest structure to understand how disturbance affects tropical dry forests. Forest Ecology and Management 539:120989.

Escalante K, Quintana MG, Scannapieco A, Geria M, Galindo-Cardona A. 2023. Prevalence of Varroa destructor and first report of Nosema sp. in Apis mellifera drone congregation areas. Acta Zoológica Lilloana 67:369-377.

Fernandez PD, Gärtner P, Nasca JA, Rojas T, Gasparri NI. 2023. Beyond pastures, look at plastic: Using Sentinel-2 imagery to map silage bags to improve understanding of cattle intensity. Science of The Total Environment 855:158390.

Fernandez RD, Haubrock PJ, Cuthbert RN, Heringer G, Kourantidou M, Hudgins EJ, Angulo E, Diagne CA, Courchamp F, Nuñez MA. 2023. Underexplored and growing economic costs of invasive alien trees. Scientific Reports 13:8945.

Fernandez RD, Palchetti MV, Bruno ML, Aragón R, Aguilar R, Giorgis MA. 2023. Análisis preliminar de especies nativas y no nativas de los Parques Nacionales terrestres de Argentina con énfasis en plantas vasculares. Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 58:105-120.

Frohlich FV, Nanni AS. 2023. Densidad, abundancia relativa y patrones de actividad de Leopardus pardalis (Carnivora: Felidae) en la Reserva Natural y de Usos Múltiples San Pablo, Yungas de Tucumán. Acta Zoológica Lilloana 67:195–215.

Gonzalez JC, Orgeira JL, Jimenez YG, Nieto C, Romero C, Alegre A, Quiñones J. 2023. Habitat suitability under future climate scenarios in black-browed albatross (Thalassarche melanophris) in Southern South America and Antarctica. Polar Biology 46:545-557.

González-Caro S, Tello JS, Myers JA, Feeley K, Blundo C, Calderón-Loor M, Carilla J, Cayola L, Cuesta F, Farfán W, Fuentes AF, Garcia-Cabrera K, Grau R, Idarraga Á, Loza MI, Malhi Y, Malizia A,  Malizia L, Osinaga-Acosta O, Pinto E, SalinasN, Silman M, Terán-Valdéz A, Duque Á. 2023. Historical assembly of Andean tree communities. Plants 12:3546.

Grau HR. 2023. Más hallazgos contra el consenso eco-alarmista. Ecología Austral 33:479–488.

Guerisoli MM, et al. (124 coauthors, including Ovejero RA). 2023. Reflexiones acerca del “reasilvestramiento” en la Argentina. Mastozoología Neotropical 30:e0946.

Guerisoli MM, et al. (106 coauthors, including Ovejero RA). 2023. Threatened conservation scientists: The aftermath of an eye-opening publication on rewilding. Biological Conservation 287:110322.

Jimenez YG, Grau HR, Fernandez RD, Ceballos SJ, Blundo C, Malizia A, Carilla J, Osinaga Acosta O, Aráoz E. 2023. The role of species composition in montane reforested areas to offset carbon emissions. Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment 32:101024.

Lázaro-Lobo A, Alonso A,  Fernández RD,  Granda E,  Romero Blanco, A,  Saldaña-López A, Castro-Díez P. 2023. Impacts of plant invasions on ecosystem functionality: a perspective for ecosystem health and ecosystem services. Pp. 31-56 in Tripathi S, Bhadouria R, Srivastava P, Singh R, Batish DR (eds.), Plant Invasions and Global Climate Change. Springer, Singapore.

Litvinoff L, Menescardi F, Porrini L, Russo R, Liendo MC, Nucci A, Lusarreta E, Ventura R, Espasadin L, Monmany-Garzia AC, Scannapieco AC, Galindo-Cardona A. 2023. Morphometric and genetic characterization as tools for selection of Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) stocks in an area of natural hybridization. Frontiers in Insect Science 2: 1073999.

Maldonado B, Serrano AM, Chacoff NP, Vázquez DP. 2023. The role of dung beetles in seed dispersal in an arid environment. Ecología Austral 33:370-378.

Mangini G, Gandoy F, Areta JI, Blendinger PG. 2023. Benefits of foraging in mixed-species flocks depend on species role and foraging strategy. Ibis 165:629-646.

Mangini GG, Rutt CL, Sridhar H, Buitron G, Muñón J, Robinson SK, Montaño-Centellas F, Zarco A, Fanjul ME, Fernández-Arellano G, Xing S, Camerlenghi E. 2023. A classification scheme for mixed-species bird flocks. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 378:20220100.

Martínez Pastur G, Amoroso MM, Baldi G, Barrera MD, Brown AD, Chauchard LM, Galetto L, Garibaldi LA, Gasparri I, Kees SM, Matteucci SD, Politi N, Roig FA, Peri PL. 2023. ¿Qué es un bosque nativo en la Argentina? Marco conceptual para una correcta definición de acuerdo con las políticas institucionales nacionales y el conocimiento científico disponible. Ecología Austral 33:152–169.

Mercado MI, Buedo S, González D, Powell PA, González JA. 2023. Estrategias fotosintéticas y morfo-anatómicas foliares de Ligustrum sinense (Oleaceae), una especie exótica invasora en el sotobosque de la selva de Yungas. Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 58:229-242.

Montaño-Centellas FA, Muñoz J, Mangini GG, Ausprey IJ, Newell FL, Jones HH, Fanjul ME, Tinoco BA, Colorado Zuluaga GJ, Cahill JRA, Arbeláez-Cortés E, Marin-Gómez OH, Astudillo PX, Guevara EA, Ippi S, McDermott ME, Rodewald AD, Matthysen E, Robinson SK. 2023. Network structure of avian mixed-species flocks decays with elevation and latitude across the Andes. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 378: 20220099.

Moyano J, Zamora-Nasca LB, Caplat P, García-Díaz P, Langdon B, Lambin X, Montti L*, Pauchard A, Nuñez MA. 2023. Predicting the impact of invasive trees from different measures of abundance. Journal of Environmental Management 325B:116480.

Nagy L, Eller CB, Mercado LM, Cuesta F, Llambí LD, Buscardo E, Aragao LEOC, García-Núñez C, Oliveira LS, Barbosa M, Ceballos SJ, Calderón M, Fernandes W, Aráoz E, Muñoz AMQ, Rozzi R, Aguirre F, Álvarez-Dávila E, Salinas N, Sitch S. 2023. South American mountain ecosystems and global change - a case study for integrating theory and field observations for land surface modelling and ecosystem management. Plant Ecology & Diversity. doi: 10.1080/17550874.2023.2196966

Nanni SA, Regolin AL, Fernández PD, Giordano AJ, Martello F,  Bailey LL, Lucherini M. 2023. Woody cover and pasture within the surrounding matrix drive puma (Puma concolor) occupancy in agroecosystems of the Argentine Dry Chaco. Journal for Nature Conservation 75: 126475.

Navarro CJ, Carilla J, Osinaga Acosta O, Nieto C, Ovejero R, Grau HR. 2023. Herbivore rewilding does not promote biodiversity in Argentine Andean peatlands. Anthropocene 42:100382.

Nunes-Silva P, Ramírez-Mejía AF, Blochtein B, Ramos JD, Agostini K, Vieli L, Santanna M, Raguse-Quadros M, Ibarra M, Murúa M, Chacoff NP, Cavigliasso P, Blendinger PG, Domingos SS. 2023. Arándanos: polinización y producción en Sudamérica. Zenodo, Brasil.

Palacio FX, Cataudela JF, Montalti D, Ordano M. 2023. On the adequacy of fruit removal as a proxy for fitness in studies of bird-mediated phenotypic selection. American Journal of Botany 110(3):e16130.

Palacio FX, Ordano M. 2023. Urbanization shapes phenotypic selection of fruit traits in a seed-dispersal mutualism. Evolution 77:1769-1779.

Piquer-Rodríguez M, Friis C, Andriatsitohaina RNN, Boillat S, Roig-Boixeda P, Cortinovis C, Geneletti D, Ibarrola-Rivas MJ, Kelley LC, Llopis JC, Mack EA, Nanni AS, Zaehringer JG, Henebry GM. 2023. Global shocks, cascading disruptions, and (re-)connections: viewing the COVID-19 pandemic as concurrent natural experiments to understand land system dynamics. Landscape Ecology 38:1147–1161.

Powell PA, Garcia Diaz P, Fernández Cánepa G, Grau A, Herrera L, Nuñez C, Quiroga MP, Quiroga PA, Rojas TN, Ruiz de Huidobro N, Speziale KL, Vidal-Russell R, Zaninovich S, Montti L. 2023. Insights from experiences co-managing woody invasive alien plants in Argentina. Ecological Solutions and Evidence 4: e12272. 

Ramírez-Mejía AF, Lomáscolo SB, Blendinger PG. 2023. Hummingbirds, honeybees, and wild insect pollinators affect yield and berry quality of blueberries depending on cultivar and farm’s spatial context. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environments 342:108229.

Ruelas Inzunza E, Cockle KL, Núñez Montellano MG, et al. (other 18 coauthors). 2023. How to include and recognize the work of ornithologists based in the Neotropics: Fourteen actions for Ornithological Applications, Ornithology, and other global-scope journals. Ornithological Applications 125:duac047.

Ruiz Barrionuevo JM, Geria Reines M, Martín E, Malizia A, Galindo-Cardona A, Escobar L, Monmany Garzia AC. 2023. Polyethylene fragments affected the development of Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae). Acta Zoológica Lilloana 67:361-368.

Saravia AN, Mettola VE, Aguilera G, Cano PD, Terán GE. 2023. Do we know what we are conserving? Fishes from the Parque Nacional Aconquija, Tucumán, Northwestern Argentina. Acta Zoológica Lilloana 67:327-347.

Soares L, et al. (124 coauthors, including Mangini G, Nuñez Montellano MG, Gandoy F). 2023. Neotropical ornithology: Reckoning with historical assumptions, removing systemic barriers, and reimagining the future. Ornithological Applications 125:duac046.

Suárez L, Biancheri MJB, Murúa F, Ordano M, Wang X, Cancino J, Garcia FRM, Sánchez G, Beltrachini S, Kulichevsky LE, Ovruski SM. 2023. Medfly population suppression through augmentative release of an introduced parasitoid in an irrigated multi-fruit orchard of Central–Western Argentina. Insects 14:387.

Tovar C, et al. (28 coauthors, including Carilla J). 2023. Strategies of diaspore dispersal investment in Compositae: the case of the Andean highlands. Annals of Botany 132:255–267.