The IER has an intense scientific production, which is reflected in the publications that its members make in several national and foreign magazines of great prestige, many of these publications can see and download in the two Social Networks for more important scientists:


List of Publications by year of publication

LAST  UPDATE 08-09-2022





Blendinger PG, Rojas TN, Ramírez-Mejía AF, Bender IMA, Lomáscolo S, Magro J, Núñez Montellano MG, Ruggera RA, Valoy M, Ordano M. Nutrient balance and energy acquisition effectiveness: do birds adjust their fruit diet to achieve nutritional or energy intake targets? Functional Ecology

Ceballos SJ. 2022. Vascular epiphytes in Argentinian Yungas: distribution, diversity, and ecology. The Botanical Review.

Ceballos SJ, Blundo C, Malizia A, Osinaga Acosta O, Carilla J, Grau HR, Campanello PI, Cuchietti A, Gasparri I, Gatti G, Loto D, Martínez Pastur G, Saucedo Miranda J, Amoroso M, Andino N, Arpigiani D, Aschero V, Barberis IM, Bedrij NA, Nicora Chequin R, Chillo V, Eibl B, Eliano P, Fernandez RD, Garibaldi LA, Giannoni S, Goldenberg MG, González Peñalba M, Jimenez YG, Kees S, Klekailo GN, Lara M,  Mac Donagh P, Malizia LR, Mazzini F, Medina WA, Oddi FJ, Paredes D, Peri PL, Persini C, Prado DE, Salas RM, Srur A, Villagra M, Zelaya P, Villagra PE. Red Argentina de Parcelas Permanentes de Bosques Nativos para promover colaboraciones científicas en estudios de largo plazo. Ecología Austral 32.

Grau HR, Gasparri NI, Aráoz E, Aide TM, Piquer-Rodríguez M. Landscape divergence associated with international borders and economic asymmetries. Ecología Austral 32.

Morán-López T, Benadi G, Lara-Romero C, Chacoff N, Vitali A, Pescador D, Lomáscolo SB, Morente-López J, Vázquez DP, Morales JM. 2022. Flexible diets enable pollinators to cope with changes in plant community composition. Journal of Ecology

Ruiz Barrionuevo JM, Martín E, Galindo Cardona A, Malizia A, Chalup A, de Cristóbal RE, Monmany Garzia AC. 2022. Consumption of low-density polyethylene, polypropylene, and polystyrene materials by larvae of the greater wax moth, Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae), impacts on their ontogeny. Environmental Science and Pollution Research


Agostini K, Galetto L, Vieli L, Murúa M, Chacoff NP, Francoy TM. 2022. Polinización: un servicio ecosistémico completo. Pp. 21-24 en: Ghilardi-Lopes NP, Zattara EE (eds), Ciencia ciudadana y polinizadores de América del Sur (1er ed). Cubo Multimídia.

Allen-Perkins A, et al. (186 coauthors, including Chacoff NP). 2022. CropPol: a dynamic, open and global database on crop pollination. Ecology 103: e3614.

Bang A, Cuthbert RN, Haubrock PJ, Fernandez RD, Moodley D, Diagne C, Turbelin AJ, Renault D, Dalu T, Courchamp F. 2022. Massive economic costs of biological invasions despite widespread knowledge gaps: a dual setback for India. Biological Invasions 24:2017-2039.

Cocimano MA, Nanni AS, Izquierdo AE. 2022. Co-building knowledge on human-puma conflict: A case study in a village of the Argentine Puna ecoregion. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 27:360-379.

de Lima RAF, et al. (24 coauthors, including Malizia A, Blundo C). 2022. Making forest data fair and open. Nature Ecology and Evolution 6:656-658.

De Marzo T, Gasparri NI, Lambin EF, Kuemmerle T. 2022. Agents of forest disturbance in the argentine Dry Chaco. Remote Sensing. 14:1758.

Fernandez RD, Moreno ML, Pérez Harguindeguy N, Aragón R. 2022. Ligustrum lucidum invasion decreases abundance and relative contribution of soil fauna to litter decomposition but increases decomposition rate in a subtropical montane forest of NW Argentina. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 52:261-268.

García-Díaz P, Montti L, Powell PA, Phimister E, Pizarro JC, Fasola L, Langdon B, Pauchard A, Raffo E, Bastías J, Damasceno G, Fidelis A, Huerta MH, Linardaki E, Moyano J, Núñez MA, Ortiz MI, Rodríguez-Jorquera I, Roesler I, Tomasevic JA, Burslem DFRP, Cava M, Lambin X. 2022. Identifying priorities, targets, and actions for the long-term social and ecological management of invasive non-native species. Environmental Management 60:140-153.

Gobatto AA, Furtado de Mendonza DTN, Agostini K, Galetto L, Vieli L, Chacoff NP. Paisajismo funcional - una forma de aunar estética y ecología. Pp. 25-30 en: Ghilardi-Lopes NP, Zattara EE (eds), Ciencia ciudadana y polinizadores de América del Sur (1er ed). Cubo Multimídia.

Grau HR. 2022. Contra el consenso. Hallazgos que amenazan los fundamentos del eco-alarmismo. Ecología Austral 32:33-44.

Izquierdo AE, Blundo C, Carilla J, Foguet J, Navarro CJ, Casagranda E, Chiappero MF, Vaieretti MV. 2022. Floristic types of high-Andean wetlands from northwest Argentina and their remote-sensed characterization at a regional scale. Applied Vegetation Science 25: e12658.

Jimenez YG, Aráoz E, Fernandez RD, Nanni S, Ovejero R, Paolini L, Grau HR. 2022. Counterurbanization: A neglected pathway of forest transition. Ambio 51:823-835.

Jimenez YG, Ceballos SJ, Aráoz E, Blundo C, Carilla J, Malizia A, Grau HR. 2022. Spatial, temporal and ecological patterns of peri-urban forest transitions. An example from subtropical Argentina. Frontiers in Forests and Global Change 5:761957.

Maertens M, De Lannoy GJM, Vincent F, Massart S, Giménez R, Houspanossian J, Gasparri I, Vanacker V. 2022. Spatial patterns of soil salinity in the central Argentinean Dry Chaco. Anthropocene 37:100322.

Mangini G, Mokross K, Gandoy F, Areta JI. 2022. Mixed-species flocking is associated with low arthropod detectability and increased foraging efficiency by Yungas forest birds in Argentina. Ornithology 139: ukab087.

Marinaro S, Sacchi LV, Gasparri NI. 2022. From whom and for what? Deforestation in Dry Chaco from local-urban inhabitants’ perception. Perspectives in Ecology and Conservation 52:261-268.

Messeder JVS, Guerra T, Pizo MA, Blendinger PG, Silveira FAO. 2022. Seed dispersal ecology in Neotropical Melastomataceae. Pp. 735-759 in: Goldenberg R, Almeda F, Michelangeli FA (eds.), Systematics, Evolution and Ecology of Melastomataceae. Springer Nature.

Meyfroidt P, et al (49 coauthors, including Grau HR). 2022. Ten facts about land systems for sustainability. PNAS 119: e2109217118.

Nowak L, Schleuning M, Bender IMA, Böhning-Gaese K, Dehling DM, Fritz SA, Kissling WD, Mueller T, Neuschulz EL, Pigot AL, Sorensen MC, Donoso I. 2022. Avian seed dispersal may be insufficient for plants to track future temperature change on tropical mountains. Global Ecology and Biogeography 31:848-860.

Nowak L, Schleuning M, Bender IMA, Kissling WD, Fritz SA. 2022. Independent variation of avian sensitivity to climate change and trait-based adaptive capacity along a tropical elevational gradient. Diversity and Distributions 28:1123-1135.

Núñez Montellano MG, Areta JI. 2022. Infanticide by the White-throated Cacholote (Pseudoseisura gutturalis) in the Monte Desert, Argentina. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 134:144-148.

Oliva Carrasco L, Bucci SJ, Scholz FG, Loto D, Gasparri I, Goldstein G, Campanello PI. 2022. Biophysical properties of inner bark and sapwood in tree species from forests with contrasting precipitation in subtropical South America. Frontiers in Forest and Global Change 5:793385.

Ostertag R, et al. (27 coauthors, including Aragón R, Fernández RD). 2022. Litter decomposition rates across tropical montane and lowland forests are controlled foremost by climate. Biotropica 54:309–326.

Panebianco A, Gregorio PF, Schroeder NM, Marozzi A, Ovejero R, Heidel L, Peña F, Leggieri LR, Taraborelli PA, Carmanchahi PD. 2022. Where are the males? The influence of bottom-up and top-down factors and sociability on the spatial distribution of a territorial ungulate. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 76:10.

Pereira CC, et al. (55 coauthors, including Bernaschini ML). 2022. Subtle structures with not-so-subtle functions: a data set of arthropod constructs and their host plants. Ecology 103: e3639.

Piemontese L, Neudert R, Oberlack C, Pedde S, Roggero M, Buchadas A, Martin DA, Orozco R, Pellowe K, Segnon AC, Zarbá L, Sietz D. 2022. Validity and validation in archetype analysis: Practical assessment framework and guidelines. Environmental Research Letters 17:025010.

Plenderleith F, Irrazabal V, Burslem D, Travis J, Powell PA. 2022. Predicting spatially heterogeneous invasive spread: Pyracantha angustifolia invading a dry Andean valley in northern Argentina. Biological Invasions 24:2201-2216.

Pötzschner F, Baumann M, Gasparri NI, Conti G, Loto D, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Kuemmerle T. 2022. Ecoregion-wide, multi-sensor biomass mapping highlights a major underestimation of dry forests carbon stocks. Remote Sensing of Environment 269:112849.

Ramírez-Mejía AF, Urbina-Cardona JN, Sánchez F. 2022. The interplay of spatial scale and landscape transformation modulates the abundance and intraspecific variation in the ecomorphological traits of a phyllostomid bat. Journal of Tropical Ecology 38:31-38.

Rojas TN, Zampini IC, Isla MI, Blendinger PG. 2022. Fleshy-fruit traits and seed dispersers: which traits define syndromes? Annals of Botany129:831-838.

Romero GQ, et al. (52 coauthors, including Bernaschini ML). 2022. Climate variability and aridity modulate the role of leaf shelters for arthropods: A global experiment. Global Change Biology 28:3694-3710.

Vergara-Tabares DL, Blendinger PG, Tello A, Peluc SI, Tecco PA. 2022. Fleshy-fruited invasive shrubs indirectly increase native tree seed dispersal. Oikos 2022:

Zarbá L, Piquer-Rodriguez M, Boillat S, Levers C, Gasparri NI, Aide MT, Álvarez-Berríos N, Anderson LO, Aráoz E, Arima E, Batistella M, Calderón-Loor M, Echeverría C, Gonzalez-Roglich M, Jobbágy E, Mathez-Stiefel SL, Ramirez-Reyes C, Pacheco A, Vallejos M, Young KT, Grau HR. 2022. Mapping and characterizing social-ecological land systems of South America. Ecology and Society 27(2):27.

Zelaya PV, Blendinger PG, Palacio FX, Marinaro S, Macchi L, Gasparri NI. Above-ground biomass and high temperatures are more important than productivity for the spatial pattern of bird richness in subtropical Dry Forests of Argentina. Community Ecology 23:41-54. View-only version at


Areta JI, Depino EA, Núñez Montellano MG, Moschione FN. 2021. The enigmatic Rothschild's Swift (Cypseloides rothschildi): Natural history, distribution, and seasonality. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 132:690-702.

Areta JI, Mangini G, Gandoy FA, Pearman M. 2021. Notes on the nesting of the Rough-legged Tyrannulet (Phyllomyias burmeisteri): phylogenetic comments and taxonomic tracking of natural history data. Ornitología Neotropical 32:56-61. 

Areta JI, Salvador SA, Gandoy FA, Bridge ES, Gorleri FC, Pegan TM, Gulson-Castillo ER, Hobson KA, Winkler DW. 2021. Rapid adjustments of migration and life history in hemisphere-switching cliff swallows. Current Biology 31:2914-2919.E2.

Atencio NO, Vidal-Russell R, Chacoff N, Amico GC. 2021. Host range dynamics at different scales: host use by a hemiparasite across its geographical distribution. Plant Biology 23:612-620.

Ayup MM, Gärtner P, Agosto-Rivera JL, Marendy P, de Souza P, Galindo-Cardona A. 2021. Analysis of honeybee drone activity during the mating season in Northwestern Argentina. Insects 12(6):566.

Benavidez A, Ordano M, Schliserman P. What is the level of fruit infestation by pulp-feeding insects? An overview of their meaning and measurement. European Journal of Horticultural Science 86:520-531.

Blundo C, Malizia A, Malizia LR, Lichstein JW. 2021. Forest biomass stocks and dynamics across the subtropical Andes. Biotropica 53:170-178.

Ceballos SJ, Blundo C, Malizia A, Osinaga Acosta O, Carilla J. 2021. Dynamics of tree mortality in subtropical montane forests of Northwestern Argentina. Forest Ecology and Management 497:119528.

Chiappero MF, Vaieretti MV, Izquierdo AE. 2021. A baseline soil survey of two peatlands associated with a lithium-rich salt flat in the Argentine Puna: physico-chemical characteristics, carbon storage and biota. Mires and Peat 27:16. DOI: 10.19189/MaP.2020.OMB.StA.2126

Cordero MN, Nanni AS, Tisone J, Grau HR. 2021. Riqueza y frecuencia de mamíferos medianos-grandes vinculadas al uso turístico/recreativo, y la percepción del visitante en un área protegida periurbana de las yungas de Tucumán. Mastozoología Neotropical 28:e0512.

De Marzo T, Pflugmacher D, Baumann M, Lambin EE, Gasparri I, Kuemmerle T. 2021. Characterizing forest disturbances across the Argentine Dry Chaco based on Landsat time series. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 98:102310.

Dehling DM, Bender IMA, Blendinger PG, Böhning-Gaese K, Muñoz MC, Neuschulz EL, Quitián M, Saavedra F, Santillán V, Schleuning M, Stouffer DB. 2021. Specialists and generalists fulfil important and complementary functional roles in ecological processes. Functional Ecology 35:1810-1821.

Duboscq-Carra VG, Fernandez RD, Haubrock PJ, Dimarco RD, Angulo E, Ballesteros-Mejia L, Diagne C, Courchamp F, Nuñez MA. 2021. Economic impact of invasive alien species in Argentina: a first national synthesis. In: Zenni RD, McDermott S, García-Berthou E, Essl F (Eds) The economic costs of biological invasions around the world. NeoBiota 67:329-348.

Duque A, Peña MA, Cuesta F, González-Caro S, Kennedy P, Phillips OL, Calderón-Loor M, Blundo C, Carilla J, Cayola L, Farfán-Ríos W, Fuentes A, Grau R, Homeier J, Loza-Rivera MI, Malhi Y, Malizia A, Malizia L, Martínez-Villa JA, Myers JA, Osinaga-Acosta O, Peralvo M, Pinto E, Saatchi S, Silman M, Tello JS, Terán-Valdez A, Feeley KJ. 2021. Mature Andean forests as globally important carbon sinks and future carbon refuges. Nature Communications 12:2138.

Fernandez RD, Castro-Díez P, Aragón R, Pérez-Harguindeguy N. 2021. Changes in community functional structure and ecosystem properties along an invasion gradient of Ligustrum lucidumJournal of Vegetation Science 32: e13098., Blundo C, Carilla J, Grau R, Malizia A, Malizia L, Osinaga-Acosta O, et al. (551 authors). 2021. Taking the pulse of Earth's tropical forests using networks of highly distributed plots. Biological Conservation 260:108849.

García ME, Reyes NJ, Espeche ML, Ordano M, Lamelas C, Forciniti JD, Soulé Gómez ML. 2021. Strong seasonal effects and long-term weather-related factors drive the temporal variability of airborne pollen in the atmosphere of San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina. GRANA 60:372-385. Doi: 10.1080/00173134.2021.1880629

García-Díaz P, Cassey P, Norbury G, Lambin X, Montti L, Pizarro JC, Powell PA, et al. 2021. Management policies for invasive alien species: addressing the impacts rather than the species. BioScience 71:174-185.

Geria Reines M, Chacoff N, Sosa A, Galindo-Cardona A. 2021. Uso de una colmena centinela de Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) para evaluar presencia de plaguicidas y sus fuentes de alimentación. Acta Zoológica Lilloana 65:182-188. 

González MV, Ceballos SJ. 2021. Las epífitas vasculares en un ambiente urbano están influidas por características del arbolado, el clima y las fuentes de propágulos. Ecología Austral 31:357-371.

Grau A, Slanis A, Grau HR, Würschmidt A, Pere MC, Gómez Romero SE, Suarez G, Aráoz R, Nanni S, Cordero MN, Tisone JL, Juliá JP, Cabrera P, Scrocchi G, Stazzonelli Sadir JC, Chalup AE. 2021. Plantas y animales de la sierra de San Javier: guía visual. Ediciones del Subtrópico, Tucumán.

Grau HR, Foguet J. 2021. El legado de la urbanización europea en el cono sur sudamericano: Una aproximación a la historia de las teleconexiones sobre la ecología del territorio. Ecología Austral 31:114-128.

Jimenez YG, Aráoz E, Grau HR, Paolini L. 2021. Linking forest transition, plant invasion and forest succession theories: socioeconomic drivers and composition of new subtropical Andean forests. Landscape Ecology 36:1161–1176.

Kauffman MJ, et al. (92 authors, including Ovejero RJA). 2021. Mapping out a future for ungulate migrations. Science 372:566-569. DOI: 10.1126/science.abf0998

Law EA, Macchi L, Baumann M, Decarre J, Gavier-Pizarro G, Levers C, Mastrangelo ME, Murray F, Müller D, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Torres R, Wilson KA, Kuemmerle T. 2021. Fading opportunities for mitigating agriculture-environment trade-offs in a south American deforestation hotspot. Biological Conservation 262:109310.

Levers C, Romero-Muñoz A, Baumann M, De Marzo T, Fernández PD, Gasparri NI, Gavier-Pizarro GI, le Polain de Waroux Y, Piquer-Rodríguez M, Semper-Pascual A, Kuemmerle T. 2021. Agricultural expansion and the ecological marginalization of forest-dependent people. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118: e2100436118.

Loto D, Kees S, Azcona M, De Tellería S, Manghi E, Gaitán J, Spagarino C, Gasparri I, Peri P. 2021. Estructura de bosques con palo santo (Gonopterodendron sarmientoi): Evaluación regional para su manejo y conservación en la Argentina. Ecología Austral 31:558-574.

Luft Albarracin E, Virla EG, Ordano M. 2021. Influence of the site of oviposition on the level of egg parasitism in the corn leafhopper, Dalbulus maidis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias 93:e20190686.

Montti L, Velazco SJE, Travis JMJ, Grau HR. 2021. Predicting current and future global distribution of invasive Ligustrum lucidum W.T. Aiton: Assessing emerging risks to biodiversity hotspots. Diversty and Distribution 27:1568-1583.

Nanni AS, Giordano AJ, Nielsen CK, Lucherini M. 2021. Forest proportion and proximity to large forest patches are important for native mammal conservation in Dry Chaco agroecosystems. Animal Conservation 24:876-889.

Nanni AS, Teel T, Lucherini M. 2021. Predation on livestock and its influence on tolerance toward pumas in agroecosystems of the Argentine Dry Chaco. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 26:429-444.

Navarro C, Grau R, Hocsman S. 2021. Las vegas, hidrosocioecosistemas escenciales de las regiones andinas. Ciencia Hoy 30:25-31.

Núñez Montellano MG, Zelaya PV, Blendinger PG. 2021. Anvil use for seed consumption by the White-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes cactorum during summer season with diverse resource availability. Journal of Ornithology 162:669-676.

Ojeda V, Schaaf A, Altamirano T, Bonaparte B, Bragagnolo L, Chazarreta L, Cockle K, Dias R, Di Sallo F, Ibarra T, Ippi S, Jauregui A, Jiménez J, Lammertink M, López F, Núñez Montellano MG, de la Peña M, Rivera L, Vivanco C, Santillán M, Soto GE, Vergara P, Wynia A, Politi N. 2021. Latitude does not influence cavity entrance orientation of South American avian excavators. Ornithology 138:ukaa064.

Palacio FX, Cataudela JF, Montalti D, Ordano M. 2021. Do frugivores exert selection on fruiting phenology? Potential scenarios across three plant populations of a Neotropical vine, Passifora caerulea. Evolutionary Ecology 35:555-574.

Panebianco A, Gregorio PF, Ovejero R, Marozzi A, Ruiz Blanco M, Leggieri LR, Taraborelli PA, Carmanchahi PD. 2021. Male aggressiveness in a polygynous ungulate varies with social and ecological context. Ethology 127:68-82.

Piquer-Rodríguez M, Gasparri NI, Zarbá L, Aráoz E, Grau HR. 2021. Land systems’ asymmetries across transnational ecoregions in South America. Sustainability Science 16:1519–1538.

Plaza Behr MC, Pérez C, Goya J, Arturi M. 2021. Supervivencia y crecimiento de Celtis tala Gillies ex Planch en la rehabilitación ecológica de canteras de conchilla abandonadas. Ecología Austral 31:251-260.

Ramírez-Mejía AF, Echeverry-Galvis M, Sánchez F. 2021. Activity and habitat use by understory birds in a native Andean forest and a eucalypt plantation. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 132:721-729.

Resasco J, Chacoff NP, Vázquez DP. 2021. Plant–pollinator interactions between generalists persist over time and space. Ecology 102:e03359. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.3359

Rodriguez LB, Torres Robles SS, Arturi MF, Zeberio JM, Grand ACH, Gasparri NI. 2021. Plant cover as an estimator of above-ground biomass in semi-arid woody vegetation in Northeast Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Arid Land 13:918–933.

Rojas TN, Bruzzone OA, Zampini IC, Isla MI, Blendinger PG. 2021. A combination of rules governs fruit trait preference by frugivorous bat and bird species: nutrients, defence and size. Animal Behaviour 176:111-123.

Rudel TK, Meyfroidt P, Chadzon R, Bongers F, Sloan S, Grau HR, van Holt T. 2021. Response to Withering the coloniality of the forest transition? Ambio 50:1765-1766.

Ruggera RA, Rojas TN, Salas MG, Gomez MD, Blendinger PG. 2021. Seed germination of fleshy fruits handled by non-gulper birds. Acta Oecologica 111:103746.

Seibold S et al. (63 authors, including Aragón R, Fernández RD). 2021. The contribution of insects to global forest deadwood decomposition. Nature 597:77–81.

Semper-Pascual A, Burton C, Baumann M, Decarre J, Gavier-Pizarro G, Gómez-Valencia B, Macchi L, Mastrangelo ME, Pötzschner F, Zelaya PV, Kuemmerle T. 2021. How do habitat amount and habitat fragmentation drive time-delayed responses of biodiversity to land-use change? Proceedings of the Royal Society B 288:20202466. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2020.2466

Shahgedanova M, Adler C, Gebrekirstos A, Grau HR, Huggel C, Marchant R, Pepin N, Vanacker V, Viviroli D, Vuille M. 2021. Mountain observatories: status and prospects for enhancing and connecting a global community. Mountain Research and Development 41(2):A1-A15. 

Thomas O, Mangini G, Gualinga J. 2021. Sleeping site fidelity in three neotropical species of herpetofauna. Herpetological Bulletin 155:8-11. 

Varela O, Ordano M, Toledo G, Lizardo G, Rotger S, Montero A, Cisneros MC. 2021. Diversity and density of the desert seed bank: Interplays between cacti and nurse shrub species. Journal of Arid Environments 191:104536.


Adler C, Balsiger J, Grêt-Regamey A, Heinimann A, Huggel C, Weingartner R, Alcántara-Ayala I, Gebrekirstos A, Grau HR, Jimenez Zamora E, Marchant R, Mark B, Marshall S, Morin S, Shahgedanova M, Singh Shrestha M, Xu J. 2020. Making connections for our changing mountains: future directions for the Mountain Research Initiative (MRI). Mountain Research and Development 40:1-6. DOI:

Aizen MA, Arbetman MP, Chacoff NP, Chalcoff VR, Feinsinger P, Garibaldi LA, Harder LD, Morales CL, Sáez A, Vanbergen AJ. 2020. Chapter 2 - Invasive bees and their impact on agriculture. Bohan DA, Vanbergen AJ, eds. Advances in Ecological Research 63:49-92. DOI:

Amado De Santis AA, Chacoff NP. 2020. Urbanization affects composition but not richness of flower visitors in the Yungas of Argentina. Neotropical Entomology 49:568-577. DOI: 10.1007/s13744-020-00772-z

Andraca-Gómez G, Lombaert E, Ordano M, Pérez-Ishiwara R, Boege K, Domínguez CA, Fornoni J. 2020. Local dispersal pathways during the invasion of the cactus moth, Cactoblastis cactorum, within North America and the Caribbean. Scientific Reports 10:11012. DOI:

Butsic V, Kuemmerle T, Pallud L, Helmstedt K, Macchi L, Potts MD. 2020. Aligning biodiversity conservation and agricultural production in heterogeneous landscapes. Ecological Applications 30:e02057. DOI: 10.1002/eap.2057

Cavigliasso P, Phifer CC, Adams EM, Flaspohler D, Gennari GP, Licata JA, Chacoff NP. 2020. Spatio-temporal dynamics of landscape use by the bumblebee Bombus pauloensis (Hymenoptera: Apidae) and its relationship with pollen provisioning. PLoS ONE 15:e0216190. DOI:

Ceballos SJ. 2020. Vascular epiphyte communities in secondary and mature forests of a subtropical montane area. Acta Oecologica 105:103571. DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2020.103571

Ceballos SJ, Jiménez Y, Fernández R. 2020. Estructura en función de la edad de los bosques de Gleditsia triacanthos en el valle de La Sala (Tucumán, Argentina). Ecología Austral 30:251-259.

Ceballos SJ, Malizia A, Chacoff N. 2020. Alternative pathways of liana communities in the forests of northwestern Argentina. Biotropica 52:533-540. DOI:

Cuesta F, Tovar C, Llambí LD, William D. Gosling WD, Halloy S, Carilla J, Muriel P, Meneses RI, Beck S, Ulloa Ulloa C, Yager K, Aguirre N, Viñas P, Jácome J, Suárez‐Duque D, Buytaert W, Pauli H. 2020. Thermal niche traits of high alpine plant species and communities across the tropical Andes and their vulnerability to global warming. Journal of Biogeography 47:408-420. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.13759

Dehling DM, Peralta G, Bender IMA, Blendinger PG, Böhning-Gaese K, Muñoz M, Neuschulz EL, Quitián M, Saavedra F, Santillán V, Schleuning M, Stouffer DB. 2020. Similar composition of functional roles in Andean seed-dispersal networks, despite high species and interaction turnover. Ecology 101:e03028. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.3028

Donoso I, Sorensen MC, Blendinger PG, Kissling WD, Neuschulz EL, Mueller T, Schleuning MS. 2020. Downsizing of animal communities triggers stronger functional than structural losses in seed-dispersal networks. Nature Communication 11, 1582. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-15438-y

Fernández PD, Baumann M, Baldi G, Banegas R, Bravo S, Gasparri NI, Lucherini M, Marinaro S, Nanni AS, Nasca J, Tessi T, Grau HR. 2020. Grasslands and open savannas of the Dry Chaco. Pp. 562-576 in MI Goldstein & DA DellaSala (eds.), Encyclopedia of the World's Biomes. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.12094-9

Fernández PD, Kuemmerle T, Baumann M, Grau HR, Nasca JA, Radrizzani A, Gasparri NI. 2020. Understanding the distribution of cattle production systems in the South American Chaco. Journal of Land Use Science 15:52-68. DOI: 10.1080/1747423X.2020.1720843

Feinsinger P, Ventosa Rodriguez I, Izquierdo AE, Buzato S. 2020. The Inquiry Cycle and Applied Inquiry Cycle: integrated frameworks for field studies in the environmental sciences. Biosciences 70:1065-1081. DOI:

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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 Botany 65: 203-213. DOI 10.1071/BT16147

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, GrauHR, 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. DOI 10.1126/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 Ecology32: 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 Limnology 76:3. 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

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-finch Poospiza 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(4): 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. DOI10.1111/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. DOI10.11646/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 ofLigustrum 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 WoodpeckerMelanerpes 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. GenusAkodon 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, GrauHR, 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.





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


Fernando E. Chain, Alfredo Grau, Jose´ C. Martins, César A.N. Catalán. 2014       
Macamides from wild ‘Maca’, Lepidium meyenii Walpers (Brassicaceae) Phytochemistry Letters 8:145–148


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


María V. Coll Aráoz, Alejandra M. Kortsarz González, María I. Mercado, Graciela I. Ponessa, Alfredo Grau & César A. N. Catalán . 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


Martínez-Lanfranco, Ja, Da Flores, Jp Jayat Y G D’elía. 2014       
A new species of lutrine opossum, genus Lutreolina Thomas (Didelphidae), from the South American Yungas. Journal of Mammalogy 95(2): 225-240


Mercado María I., María V. Coll Aráoz, Ivan Manrique, Alfredo Grau, César A. N.Catalán . 2014       
Variability in sesquiterpene lactones from the leaves of twenty five yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) accessions. Genetic Resources & Crop Evolution


Palma Re, D Boric-Bargetto, Jp Jayat, Da Flores, H Zeballos, V Pacheco, Ra Cancino, F Alfaro, E Rodríguez-Serrano, And Ufj Pardiñas. 2014       
Molecular phylogenetics of mouse opossums: new findings on the phylogeny of Thylamys (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae). Zoologica Scripta 43(3): 217-234


Sánchez R, Blendinger PG. 2014       
Trophic ecology of the Ringed Warbling-Finch (Poospiza torquata) in Neotropical semi-arid scrublands. Emu DOI 10.1071/MU13082


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 ChangeDOI 10.1007/s10113-014-0604-1


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 R. 2013       
Land change in the Greater Antilles between 2001 and 2010. Land 2: 81-107


Aragón R, Montti L, Ayup M, Fernandez R. 2013       
Exotic species as modifiers of ecosystem processes: litter decomposition in native and invaded secondary forests of NW Argentina. Acta Oecologica


Ayup M, Montti L, Aragón R, Grau HR. 2013       
Invasion for Ligustrum lucidum (Oleaceae) in Southern Yungas of Argentina. Changes on microhabitat properties and avian communities. Acta Oecologica


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. NEatural 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 LettersDOI: 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. ScienceDOI: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 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 T.A.; Grau H.R.. 2013       
Trends in a subtropical montane forest change: using morpho-functional features to identify hypothetical drivers


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


Montti L, Villagra M, Campanello PI, Gatti MG, Goldstein G. 2013       
Physiological advantage between woody bamboo and co-occurring tree sapling species. Acta Oecologica


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.


Romero-Saltos H, Charpantier N, Gortaire E, Malizia A.. 2013       
Monitoreo de lianas. 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.


Sánchez R, Blendinger PG, Moyano Wagner E, Martín E. 2013       
Hierarchical habitat selection and reproductive success of the Ringed Warbling-Finch in Chaco woodlands. Condor 115:893-901


Serra-Barcellona C, Coll Aráoz MV, Cabrera WM, Habib NC, Honoré SM, Catalán CAN, Grau A, Genta S, Sanchez SS. 2013       
Smallanthus macroscyphus: a new source of antidiabetic compounds. Chemico-Biological Interactions. Epub ahead of print.


Teta P, Jayat JP, Ortíz PE, D’Elía G. 2013       
The taxonomic status of Oligoryzomys brendae Massoia, 1998 (Rodentia, Cricetidae), with comments on the availability of this name. Zootaxa 3641: 433-447.


Torres R, Jayat JP, Pacheco S. 2013       
Modelling potential impacts of climate change on the bioclimatic envelope and conservation of the Maned Wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus). Mammalian Biology 78:41-49.


Villagra M, Campanello PI, Montti L, Goldstein G. 2013       
Fertilization enhances growth rate and resistance to cavitation in subtropical canopy tree species. Tree Physiology DOI:10.1093/treephys/tpt003)


Zannier M, Grau A. . 2013       
Guía de aves y plantas de El Puestito.168 pp. UNe-UNT, Tucumán.


Bach S, Perotti ME, Merep AP, Marcial GE, Grau A, Attarian R, Av-Gay Y, Bach H, Catalán CAN. 2012. . 2012       
1. Chemical constituents, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities of bark extracts from Prunus tucumanensis Lillo.DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2012.668693


Blendinger PG. 2012       
Presencia del Tucán Grande (Ramphastos toco) en el sector Sur de las Yungas australes. Nuestras Aves 57: 16-18


Blendinger PG, Ruggera RA, Núñez Montellano MG, Macchi L, Zelaya PV, Álvarez ME, Martín E, Osinaga Acosta O, Sánchez R, Haedo J. . 2012       
Fine-tuning the fruit-tracking hypothesis: spatiotemporal links between fruit availability and fruit consumption by birds in an Andean mountain forest. Journal of Animal Ecology 81:1298-1310.


Blundo C, Malizia LR, Blake JG, Brown AD. 2012       
Tree species distribution in Andean forests: influence of regional and local factors. Journal of Tropical Ecology 28: 83-95.


Bonilla M, Redo D, Aide TM, Clark D, Grau HR. . 2012       
Vegetation change and land tenure in Mexico: a country-wide analysis. Land Use Policy 30: 355-364.


Bucci SJ, Scholz FG, Campanello PI, Montti L, Jimenez M, Rockwell R, La manna L, Guerra P, Lopez Bernal P, Troncoso O, Enricci J, Holbrook MN, Goldstein G. . 2012       
Hydraulic differences along the water transport system of South American Nothofagus species: Do leaves protect the stem functionality? Tree Physiology 32:880-893.


Chacoff NP, Vázquez DP, Lomáscolo SB, Stevani EL, Dorado J, Padron B. 2012       
Evaluating sampling completeness in a desert plant-pollinator network. Journal of Animal Ecology 81: 190-200


García K, Piriz Carrillo VR, Gasparri NI. . 2012       
Cambio en la cobertura del suelo en la cuenca media y alta de Lules durante los últimos 20 años. Pp 97-110 En: La cuenca del Río Lules: una aproximación multidisciplinaria a su complejidad. Fernández HR, Barber H, eds. Editorial UNT. ISBN: 978-987-1366-93-4


Garibaldi LA, Morales CL, Ashworth L, Chacoff NP, Aizen MA. . 2012       
Importancia de los polinizadores en la agricultura. Ciencia Hoy 21: 34-43.


Grau, Alfredo y Alejandra María Kortsarz. Editores. 2012       
Guía de Arbolado de Tucumán


Grings F, Douna V, Barraza V, Salvia M, Karszenbaum H, Gasparri NI, Ferrazzoli P, Rahmoune R. . 2012       
C band radiometric response to rainfall events in the subtropical Chaco forest. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 9: 209-213.


Haedo J, Blendinger PG. 2012       
Aves y arbolado urbano en el gran San Miguel de Tucumán. (11) 97-104 en: Guía de arbolado de Tucumán. 256p. Grau A. & Kortsarz A.M. (Editores) Universidad Nacional de Tucumán – EDET ISBN 978-950-554-721-0


Izquierdo AE, Clark ML. . 2012       
Spatial analysis in conservation priorities based on ecosystem services in the Atlantic forest region of Misiones, Argentina. Forests 3:764-786.


Kitzberger T, Aráoz E, Gowda JH, Mermoz M, Morales JM. 2012       
Decreases in fire spread probability with forest age promotes alternative community states, reduced resilience to climate variability and large fire regime shifts. Ecosystems 15: 97-112.


Macchi L, Grau HR. . 2012       
Piospheres in the dry Chaco. Contrasting effects of livestock puestos on forest vegetation and bird communities. Journal of Arid Environments 87: 176-187.


Malizia L, Pacheco S, Blundo C, Brown AD. . 2012       
Caracterización altitudinal, uso y conservación de las Yungas Subtropicales de Argentina. Ecosistemas 21: 53-73.


Marinaro S, Grau HR, Aráoz E. . 2012       
Extensión y originalidad en la creación de Parques Nacionales en relación a cambios gubernamentales y económicos de Argentina. Ecología Austral 22: 1-10.


Nanni AS, Ortiz PE, Jayat JP, Martín E. . 2012       
Variación estacional en la dieta de la lechuza del campanario (Tyto alba) en un ambiente disturbado del Chaco Seco argentino. Hornero


Ortiz PE, García López DA, Babot MJ, Pardiñas UFJ, Alonso Muruaga PJ, Jayat JP. . 2012       
Exceptional Late Pliocene microvertebrate diversity in Northwestern Argentina reveals a marked small mammal turnover. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 361-362:21-37.


Ortiz PE, Jayat JP, Nasif NL, Teta P, Haber A. . 2012       
Roedores del Holoceno tardío de la Puna de Atacama: sitio arqueológico Tebenquiche Chico, Catamarca, Argentina. Archaeofauna 21:249-266.


Ortiz PE, Jayat JP. . 2012       
Range extension of Cavia tschudii (Fitzinger, 1857) (Mammalia: Caviidae) and first record in Catamarca, northwestern Argentina. Check List 8:782-783.


Ortiz PE, Jayat JP. . 2012       
The Quaternary record of Reithrodon auritus (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in Northwestern Argentina and its paleoenvironmental meaning. Mammalia 76:455-460.


Ortiz PE, Madozzo Jaén C, Jayat JP. 2012       
Micromammals and paleoenvironments: climatic oscillations in the Monte Desert of Catamarca (Argentina) during the last two millenia. Journal of Arid Environments 77: 103-109.


Ortiz, PE, Jayat JP, Steppan S. . 2012       
A new fossil Phyllotini (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae) from late Pliocene in the Andes of Northwestern Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32:1429-1441.


Paolasso P, Bolsi A, Gasparri NI, Longhi F. . 2012       
La pobreza en el Nordeste Argentino: cambios y persistencias durante la primera década del siglo XXI. Pp 111-135 En: Estudios y Contribuciones en homenaje a la Dr. N.M. Meichtry. Ed ConTexto. Resistencia, Argentina.


Paolini L, Gioia A.. 2012       
Arbolado y calentamiento en el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. Pp. 17-24 en: Grau A, Kortsarz AM (eds.). Guía de arbolado de Tucumán. Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Tucumán. ISBN: 978-950-554-721-0.


Redo D, Grau HR, Aide TM, Clark M. . 2012       
Asymmetric forest transition driven by the interaction of socioeconomic development and environmental heterogeneity in Central America. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109:8839-8844.


Rumiz DI, Brown AD, Perovic PG, Chalukian SC, Cuyckens GAE, Jayat JP, Falke F, Ramadori D. 2012       
EL Ucumar (Tremarctos ornatus), mito y realidad de su presencia en Argentina. Mastozoología Neotropical 19: 359-366


Soria K, Zelaya P, Ortíz D, Capllonch P. . 2012       
Breve análisis de la avifauna de Pozo Hondo, Santiago del Estero, Argentina. Nuestras Aves 57:3-8.


Tejedor Garavito N, Álvarez E, Arango Caro S, Araujo Murakami A, Blundo C, et al. (22 autores). . 2012       
Evaluación del estado de conservación de los bosques montanos en los Andes tropicales. Ecosistemas 21: 148-166.


Tejerina EG, Malizia A. 2012       
Chironomidae (Diptera) larvae assemblages differ along an altitudinal gradient and temporal periods in a subtropical montane stream in Northwest Argentina. Hydrobiologia 686: 41-54.


Vázquez DP, Lomáscolo SB, Maldonado MB, Chacoff NP, Dorado J, Stevani EL, Vitale NL. . 2012       
The strength of plant-pollinator interactions. Ecology 93:719-725.


Grings F, Douna V, Barraza V, Salvia M, Karszenbaum H, Gasparri NI, Ferrazzoli P, Rahmoune R.. 2011       
C band radiometric response to rainfall events in the subtropical Chaco forest. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. DOI10.1109/LGRS.2011.2162484


Campanello PI, Gatti MG, Montti L, Villagra M, Goldstein G. . 2011       
Ser o no ser tolerante a la sombra: economía de agua y carbono en especies arbóreas del Bosque Atlántico (Misiones, Argentina). Ecología Austral 21: 285-300. ISSN: 1667- 782X.


Carilla J, Grau HR.. 2011       
Tendencias sucesionales de los bosques montanos subtropicales del noroeste Argentino. Bosque 32: 97-111


D’Elía G, Jayat JP, Ortiz PE, Salazar-Bravo J, Pardiñas UFJ. . 2011        
Akodon polopi Jayat et al., 2010 is a senior subjective synomym of Akodon viridescens Braun et al., 2010. Zootaxa 2744: 62-64.


Dorado J, Vázquez DP, Stevani EL, Chacoff NP.. 2011       
Rareness and specialization in plant-pollinator networks


Garibaldi LA, Steffan-Dewenter I, Kremen C, Morales JM, Bommarco R, Cunningham SA, Carvalheiro LG, Chacoff NP, Dudenhöffer JH, Greenleaf SS, Holzschuh A, Isa. 2011       
Stability of pollination services decreases with isolation from natural areas despite honey bee visits. Ecology Letters 14: 1062-1072.


Grau HR, Carilla J, Gil-Montero R, Villalba R, Aráoz E, Massé G, De Membiela M. . 2011       
Environmental history and cloud forest regeneration dynamics in a degraded valley in NW Argentina. Pp. 597-604 en: LA Bruijnzeel, F Scatena, L Hamilton (eds.). Tropical Montane Cloud Forests: Science for Conservation and Management. Cambridge University Press.


Izquierdo A, Grau HR, Aide TM. 2011.. 2011       
Implications of rural-urban migration for conservation of the Atlantic forest and urban growth in Misiones, Argentina (1970- 2030). Ambio 40: 298-309


Jayat JP, Ortiz PE, González R, Lobo Allende R, Madozzo Jaén C. . 2011       
New locality records for sigmodontines (Rodentia, Cricetidae) in La Rioja Province, Northwestern Argentina. Check List 7: 614-618.


Jayat JP, Ortiz PE, Pacheco SE, González R. . 2011       
Distribution of sigmodontine rodents in Northwestern Argentina: main gaps of information and new records. Mammalia 75: 53-68.


Moles AT, et al. (46 authors). . 2011       
Putting plant resistance traits on the map: a test of the idea that plants are better defended at lower latitudes. New Phytologist 191: 777-788.


Montti L, Campanello PI, Goldstein G.. 2011       
Flowering, die-back and recovery of a semelparous woody bamboo in the Atlantic Forest. Acta Oecologica 37: 361-368. ISSN 1146-609X.


Ortiz PE, Jayat JP, Pardiñas UFJ. . 2011       
Fossil sigmodontine rodents of Northwestern Argentina: taxonomy and paleoenvironmental meaning. Pp. 301-315 en: JA Salfity, RA Marquillas (eds.). Cenozoic Geology of the Central Andes of Argentina. Instituto del Cenozoico, Universidad Nacional de Salta.


Ortiz PE, Jayat JP, Pardiñas UFJ. . 2011       
Roedores y marsupiales en torno al límite Pleistoceno-Holoceno en Catamarca, Argentina: extinciones y evolución ambiental. Ameghiniana 48: 336-357.


Teta P, Pardiñas UFJ, D’Elía G, Jayat JP, Ortiz PE. . 2011       
Phylogenetic position and morphology of Abrothrix illutea Thomas, 1925, with comments on the incongruence between gene trees of Abrothrix (Rodentia, Cricetidae) and their implications for the delimitation of the genus. Zoosystematics and Evolution 87: 227-241.


Verón S, Jobbágy E, Gasparri NI, Kandus P, Easdale M, Bilenca D, et al. . 2011       
Complejidad de los servicios ecosistémicos y estrategias para abordarla. Pp. 659-67 en: P Laterra, E Jobbágy, J Paruelo (eds.). Valoración de servicios ecosistémicos. Conceptos, herramientas y aplicaciones para el ordenamiento territorial. Ediciones INTA. 740 pp. ISBN: 978-987-679-018-5


Aide TM, Ruiz-Jaen MC, Grau HR.. 2011       
Aide TM, Ruiz-Jaen MC, Grau HR. 2011. What is the state of tropical cloud forest restoration? Pp. 101-109 en: LA Bruijnzeel, F Scatena, L Hamilton (eds.). Tropical Montane Cloud Forests: Science for Conservation and Management. Cambridge University Press


Aragón R, Oesterheld M, Irisarri G, Texeira M.. 2011       
Aragón R, Oesterheld M, Irisarri G, Texeira M. 2011. Stability of ecosystem functioning and diversity of grasslands at the landscape scale. Landscape Ecology 26: 1011-1022.


Berkunsky I, Kacoliris F, Faegre S, Ruggera R, Carrera J, Aramburú R.. 2011       
Nest predation by tree-snakes on cavity nesting birds in dry chaco woodlands. Ornitologia Neotropical 22: 459-464.


Blendinger PG, Blake JG, Loiselle BA.. 2011       
Composition and clumping of seeds deposited by frugivorous birds varies between forest microsites. Oikos 120: 463- 471.


Blendinger PG, Blake JG, Loiselle BA.. 2011       
Connecting fruit production to seedling establishment in two co-ocurring Miconia species: consequences of seed dispersal by birds in upper Amazonia. Oecologia 167: 61-73.


Blendinger PG, Villegas M. . 2011       
Crop size is more important than neighborhood fruit abundance for fruit removal of Eugenia uniflora (Myrtaceae) by birds. Plant Ecology 212: 889-899.


Capllonch P, Álvarez ME, Blendinger PG.. 2011       
Sobre la migración de Elaenia albiceps chilensis (Aves: Tyrannidae) en Argentina. Acta Zoológica Lilloana 55: 229- 246.


Carilla J, Aragón R, Gurvich D.. 2011       
Aerial biomass composition and distribution in montane grasslands form NW Argentina affected by fire and grazing. Acta Oecologica 37: 337-345.


Carilla J. . 2011       
Historia ambiental y equilibrios alternativos en ecosistemas húmedos de montañas subtropicales. Población y Sociedad 1: 212-214.


David G. Hole, Kenneth R. Young, Anton Seimon, Carla Gomez Wichtendahl, Dirk Hoffmann, Klaus Schutze Paez, Silvia Sanchez, Douglas Muchoney, H. Ricardo Grau, an. 2011       
Adaptive Management for Biodiversity Conservation under Climate Change – a Tropical Andean Perspective. En Herzog HK, Martinez R, Jorgensen PM, Tiessen H. (Eds). Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Tropical Andes. Mc Arthur Foundation, IAI, SCOPE.


Grau H.R., Gasparri N.I. y Gasparri M.A. . 2011       
Cambios y eficiencia del uso del territorio en el Chaco Argentino: el conflicto entre producción de alimentos y conservación de la naturaleza a distintas escalas. En Laterra, P., E. Jobbágy y J. Paruelo (Eds.). Valoración de Servicios Ecosistémicos. Conceptos, Herramientas y Aplicaciones para el Ordenamiento Territorial. Ediciones INTA.


Hole DG, Young K, Seimon A, Gomez-Wichtendahl C, Schutze-Paez K, Sanchez S, Muchoney H, Grau HR, Ramirez E. . 2011       
Adaptive management for biodiversity conservation under climate change – a tropical perspective. Pp. 19-46 en: SK Herzog, R Martínez, P Jorgnensen, H Tiessen (Eds.) Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Tropical Andes. Mc Arthur Foundation, IAI, SCOPE.


Macchi L, Blendinger PG, Nuñez Montellano MG.. 2011       
Spatial analysis of sap consumption by birds in the Chaco dry forests from Argentina. Emu 111: 212-216.


Montti L, Campanello PI, Gatti MG, Blundo C, Austin AT, Sala O, Goldstein G. . 2011       
Understory bamboo flowering provides a very narrow light window of opportunity for canopy tree recruitment in a neotropical forest of Misiones, Argentina. Forest Ecology and Management 262: 1360-1369. ISSN: 0378-1127.


Ruggera RA, Álvarez ME, Blendinger PG. . 2011       
Dieta de la Pava de monte alisera (Penelope dabbenei) en un bosque montano del noroeste de Argentina. Ornitologia Neotropical 22: 615-621.


Verón S., Jobbágy E. Gasparri N.I. y Kandus P., Easdale, M., Bilenca D., et al. . 2011       
Complejidad de los servicios ecosistémicos y estrategias para abordarla. En Laterra, P., E. Jobbágy y J. Paruelo (Eds.). Valoración de Servicios Ecosistémicos. Conceptos, Herramientas y Aplicaciones para el Ordenamiento Territorial. Ediciones INTA.


Zampini IC, Ordoñez R, Giannini NP, Blendinger PG, Isla MI. 2011. . 2011       
Nutraceutical properties and toxicity studies of fruits from four Cactaceae species grown in Argentine Northwestern. Food Research International 44: 2345-2351.


Blendinger PG, Blake JG, Loiselle BA. 2010       
Composition and clumping of seeds deposited by frugivorous birds varies between forest microsites. Oikos. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2010.18963.x.


Blendinger PG, Díaz-Vélez MC. 2010       
Experimental field test of spatial variation in rodent predation of nuts relative to distance and seed density. Oecologia 163: 415-423. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-010-1590-8.


Blendinger PG, Giannini NP. 2010       
Interacciones planta-animal en la sierra de San Javier. Pp. 93-117. En: Grau HR (ed.), Ecología de una interfase natural – urbana. La sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. EDUNT, Tucumán.


Bravo S, Kuntz C, Grau HR, Araoz . 2010       
Fire-rainfall relationships in Argentine Chaco savannas. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 1319-1323.


Carilla, J. & HR Grau. 2010       
150 years of tree establishment, land use and climate changes in neotropical degraded montane grasslands, NW Argentina. Biotropica 42, 49-58.


Clark, M.; Mitchell, A.T.; Grau, H.R. & Riner, G. . 2010       
A scalable approach to mapping annual land cover at 250 m using MODIS time series data: A case study in the Dry Chaco ecoregion of South America. Remote Sensing of Environment.


Coll Aráoz, M.V.; Mercado, M.I.; Grau, A.; Catalán, C.A.N. 2010       
Ent-kaurane derivatives from the root cortex of yacon and other three Smallanthus species (Heliantheae, Asteraceae). Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. (epub. ahead of print).


Genta, S.; Cabrera, W.; Mercado, M. I.; Grau, A.; Catalán, C.; Sanchez, S. 2010       
Hypoglycemic Activity of leaf organic extracts from Smallanthus sonchifolius: constituents of the most active fractions. Chemico-Biological Interactions 185: 143-152.


Grau HR, Carilla J, Gil-Montero R, Villalba R, Aráoz E, Massé G, De Membiela M. . 2010       
Environmental history and cloud forest regeneration dynamics in a degraded valley in NW Argentina. Paginas 597-604 en LA Bruijnzeel, F Scatena, L Hamilton (Eds). Tropical Montane Cloud Forests: Science for Conservation and Management. Cambridge University Press.


Grau, H.R.. 2010       
Efectos de la interacción entre cambio climático y de uso del territorio sobre los bosques subtropicales del noroeste argentino, pp. 50-51. En: Castillo Marin, Nazareno (ed.). Cambio climatico en Argentina, Buenos Aires.


Grau, H.R.. 2010       
Ecología de la interfase natural – Urbana. San Javier – Tucumán como modelo de estudio pp. 11-18. En: Grau, HR (ed.), Ecología de una interfase natural urbana. La sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. EDUNT, Tucumán.


Grau, H.R.; Paolini, L.; Malizia, A. & Carilla, J.. 2010       
Distribución, estructura y dinámica de los bosques de la Sierra de San Javier (Tucumán, Argentina) pp. 33-50. En: Grau, HR (ed.), Ecología de una interfase natural urbana. La sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. EDUNT, Tucumán.


Haedo J, Blendinger PG, Gasparri NI. 2010       
Estructura espacial del ensamble de aves en el gradiente de urbanización de Yerba Buena – San Miguel de Tucumán, noroeste de Argentina pp. 153-166. En: Grau HR (ed.), Ecología de una interfase natural – urbana. La sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. EDUNT, Tucumán.


Izquierdo, A. E., H. R. Grau and T. M. Aide. 2010       
Implications of Rural–Urban Migration for Conservation of the Atlantic Forest and Urban Growth in Misiones, Argentina (1970–2030). Ambio online early (DOI 10.1007/s13280-010-0095-3).


Jayat JP, Ortiz PE, Pardiñas UFJ, D’ Elía G & Salazar-Bravo J.. 2010       
The boliviensis group of Akodon (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in northwestern Argentina: species limits, distribution and the description of a new species. Zootaxa 2409:1-61.


Jayat, J P, Ortiz, PE, Pacheco, SE y Gonzalez, R. 2010       
Distribution of sigmodontine rodents in Northwestern Argentina: main gaps of information and new records. Mammalia 75: x- x.


Macchi L, Blendinger PG, Nuñez Montellano MG. 2010       
Spatial analysis of sap consumption by birds in the Chaco dry forests from Argentina. Emu – Austral Ornithology (in press).


Malizia, A., H.R. Grau & J.W. Lichstein. 2010       
Soil phosphorus and disturbance control liana communities in a subtropical montane forest. Journal of Vegetation Science 21: 551–560.


Mercado, M. I.; Coll Aráoz, M. V.; Brandán de Weht, C.I.; Ponessa, G.I.; Grau, A. 2010       
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Associations and Dark Septate Endophytes in Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) and a Wild Relative (Smallanthus macroscyphus). Revista Brasileira de Botânica. In Press.


Mercado, M. I.; Genta, S.; Cabrera, W.; Mercado, M. I.; Grau, A.; Catalán, C.; Sanchez, S. 2010       
Hypoglycemic Activity of leaf organic extracts from Smallanthus sonchifolius: constituents of the most active fractions. Chemico-Biological Interactions 185: 143-152


Mercado, M.I.; Coll Aráoz, M.V.; Grau, A.; Catalán, C.A.N. 2010       
New Alicyclic Diterpenic Acids from Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) Leaves. Natural Product Communications. In Press.


Montellano, MG; Guerra, C y Jayat, JP. 2010       
Vertebrados terrestres de la sierra de San Javier (Tucumán, Argentina) y su área de influencia. pp. 51-76. En: Grau, HR (ed.), Ecología de una interfase natural – urbana. La sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. EDUNT, Tucumán.


Ortiz, PE; Jayat, JP y Pardiñas, UFJ. 2010       
Fossil sigmodontine rodents of Northwestern Argentina: taxonomy and paleoenvironmental meaning. Pp. x-x. En Salfity JA & Marquillas RA (eds.), Cenozoic Geology of the Central Andes of Argentina. Instituto del Cenozoico, Universidad Nacional de Salta.


Powers S; Montgomery A; Adair C; Brearley F; DeWalt S; Castanho C; Chave J; Deinert E; Ganzhorn J; Gilbert M; González-Iturbe J; Bunyavejchewin S; Grau R; Har. 2010       
Decomposition in tropical forests: a pan-tropical study of the effects of litter type, litter placement and mesofaunal exclusion across a precipitation gradient. Journal of Ecology 97, 801-811.


Ruggera, Román A. y Thomas Martin. 2010       
Breeding biology and natural history of Slate-throated Redstart in Venezuela. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122(3): 447–454.


Torres, R. y Jayat, JP. 2010       
Modelos predictivos de distribución para cuatro especies de mamíferos (Cingulata, Artiodactyla y Rodentia) típicas del chaco en Argentina. En prensa. Mastozoología Neotropical 17(2): x-x.


Blendinger PG. 2009       
Ecología de aves argentinas: una selección de casos de estudio. Pp. 283-289 en: Montero R, Autino AG (eds.), Sistemática y filogenia de los vertebrados, con énfasis en la fauna argentina. Tucumán, Argentina.


Blendinger PG, Álvarez ME. 2009       
Aves de la Selva Pedemontana. Pp. 233-272 en: Brown AD, Blendinger PG, Lomáscolo T, García-Bes P (eds.), Selva Pedemontana de las Yungas: historia natural, ecología y manejo de un ecosistema en peligro. Ediciones del Subtrópico, Tucumán.


Blendinger PG, Rivera LO, Alvarez ME, Nicolossi G, Politi N. 2009       
Selección de áreas prioritarias para la conservación de aves en la Selva Pedemontana de Bolivia y Argentina. Pp. 407-433 en: Brown AD, Blendinger PG, Lomáscolo T, García-Bes P (eds.), Selva Pedemontana de las Yungas: historia natural, ecología y manejo de un ecosistema en peligro. Ediciones del Subtrópico, Tucumán.


Brown AD, Blendinger PG, Lomáscolo T, García Bes P (eds.). 2009       
Selva Pedemontana de las Yungas: historia natural, ecología y manejo de un ecosistema en peligro. Ediciones del Subtrópico, Tucumán


Emshwiller E, Theim T, Grau A, Nina V & Terrazas F. 2009       
Origins of domestication and polyploidy in oca (Oxalis tuberosa; Oxalidaceae). 3. AFLP data of oca and four wild, tuber-bearing taxa. Journal of American Botany 96, 1839-1848.


Gasparri NI & Grau HR. 2009       
Deforestation and fragmentation of Chaco dry forest in NW Argentina (1972-2007). Forest Ecology and Management 258, 913-921.


Izquierdo, Andrea E. and H.R: Grau. 2009       
Agriculture adjustment, ecological transition and protected areas in Northwestern Argentina. Journal of Environmental Management 90(2).


Jayat JP, Ortiz, PE & Miotti, MD. 2009       
Mamíferos de la selva pedemontana de noroeste argentino. En: Brown AD, Blendinger PG, Lomáscolo T & García Bes P (eds.), Ecología, historia natural y conservación de la selva pedemontana de las yungas australes, Ediciones del Subtrópico. 273-316 pp.


Jayat JP, Pacheco SE & Ortiz PE. 2009        
A predictive distribution model for Andinomys edax (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in Argentina. Mastozoología Neotropical 16(2):321-332.


Malizia A., H.R. Ayarde & S. Sasal. 2009       
Ecología y diversidad de lianas en la selva pedemontana de las yungas australes. Pp 75-104 en: Brown A.D., P. Blendinger, T. Lomáscolo & P. García Bes (eds). Ecología, historia natural y conservación de la Selva Pedemontana de las Yungas Australes. Ediciones del Subtrópico, Argentina.


Mercado, M. I.; Serra Barcellona, C; Mercado MI; Cabrera, WM; Catalán, CAN; Sánchez, SS; Genta, SB. 2009       
Actividad inhibitoria de compuestos de las hojas de Smallanthus sonchifolius (Yacon) sobre la a-Glucosidasa. II Reunión de Biotecnología aplicada a plantas medicinales y aromáticas. Santa María de Punilla, Córdoba, Argentina


Monjeau JA, Tort J, Marquez J, Jayat JP, Di Vincenzo AF & Polop F. 2009       
Gradientes altitudinales y latitudinales de riqueza de especies en carnívoros sudamericanos:¿es la temperatura mínima el factor común?. Mastozoología Neotropical 16, 95-108.


Nuñez – Montellano MG, Rotta G & Carballo C. 2009       
Primer registro de nidificación de la Mosqueta Pico Pala (Todirostrum cinereum) en Argentina. Cotinga 31, 83-84.


Núñez Montellano, M. G., C. Guerra y P. Jayat.. 2009       
Vertebrados terrestres de la Sierra de San Javier y su área de influencia. En Grau H. R. (eds.), Ecología de la interfase natural – urbana. Bases para el estudio y la planificación territorial de las interacciones entre la Sierra de San Javier y el Gran San Miguel de Tucumán. Editorial de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán.


Powers, J.; Montgomery, R.; Adair, C.; Brearley, F.; De Walts, S.; Casthanho, C.; Chave, J.; Deinert, E.; Ganzhorn, J.; Gilbert, M.; Gonzalez-Iturbe, J.A.; Buny. 2009       
Decomposition in tropical forest: apan-tropical study of the effects of litter type, litter placement and mesofaunal exclusion across a precipitation gradient. Journal of Ecology, 97, 801-811.


Araoz E. & Grau A. 2008       
Puya bravoi (Bromelieaceae), a new specie from north-western Argentina. Journal of the Bromeliad Society 58,199-203.


Blendinger PG, Loiselle BA & Blake JG. 2008       
Crop size, plant aggregation and microhabitat type affect fruit removal by birds from individual melastome plantys in the Upper Amazon. Oecologia 158, 273-283.


Bravo S, Kuntz C, Grau HR . 2008        
Suitability of the native woody species of the Chaco region, Argentina, for use in dendroecological studies of fire regimes. Dendrochronologia 26, 3-52.


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