Publications

2020

Rilov G, Fraschetti S, Gissi E, Pipitone C, Badalamenti F, Tamburello L, Menini L,Goriup P, Mazaris AD, Garrabou J, Benedetti-Cecchi L, Danovaro R, Loiseau C, Claudet J, & Katsanevakis S (2020) A fast-moving target: achieving marine conservation goals under shifting climate and policies. Ecological Applications 30(1): e02009. DOI: 10.1002/eap.2009

Montseny M, Linares C, Viladrich N, Capdevila P, Ambroso S, Díaz D, Gili JM, Gori A (2020) A new large-scale and cost-effective restoration method for cold-water coral gardens. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.3303

Fabbrizzi E, Scardi M, Ballesteros E, Benedetti-Cecchi L, Cebrian E, Ceccherelli G, De Leo F, Deidun A, Guarnieri G, Falace A, Fraissinet S, Giommi C, Macic V, Mangialajo L, Mannino AM, Piazzi L, Ramdani M, Rilov G, Rindi L, Rizzo L, Sarà G, Souissi JB, Taskin E and Fraschetti S (2020) Modeling Macroalgal Forest Distribution at Mediterranean Scale: Present Status, Drivers of Changes and Insights for Conservation and Management. Front. Mar. Sci. 7:20. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00020

Bekkby T, Papadopoulou N, Fiorentino D, McOwen CJ, Rinde E, Boström C, Carreiro-Silva M, Linares C, Andersen GS, Bengil EGT, Bilan M, Cebrian E, Cerrano C, Danovaro R, Fagerli CW, Fraschetti S, Gagnon K, Gambi C, Gundersen H, Kipson S, Kotta J, Morato T, Ojaveer H, Ramirez-Llodra E and Smith CJ (2020) Habitat Features and Their Influence on the Restoration Potential of Marine Habitats in Europe. Front. Mar. Sci. 7:184. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00184

Avila C, Angulo-Preckler C Martín-Martín RP, Figuerola B, Griffiths HJ, Waller CL (2020) Invasive marine species discovered on non-native kelp rafts in the warmest Antarctic island. Scientific Reports 10: 1639.

Ledoux JB, Frias S, Montero-Serra I, Antunes A, Casado C, Civit S, López-Sendino P, Linares C, Garrabou J (2020) Assessing the impact of population decline on mating system in the overexploited Mediterranean red coral. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.3327

Lo Iacono C, Grinyó J, Conolon S, Lafosse M, Rabaute A, Pierdomenico M, Perea H, d'Acremont E, Gràcia E (2020) Ner-pristine benthic habitats on the Francesc Pagès Bank, Alboran Sea, western Mediterranean. In: Harris PT, Baker E (eds.) Seafloor Geomorphology as benthic habitat. Elsevier. Netherlands.

Medrano A, Hereu B, Cleminson M, Pagès-Escolà M, Rovira G, Solà, J, Linares C (2020) From marine deserts to algal beds: Treptacantha elegans revegetation to reverse stable degraded ecosystems inside and outside a No-Take marine reserve. Restoration Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/rec.13123

Pagès-Escolà M, Bock P, Gordon D, Wilson S, Linares C, Hereu B, Costello M (2020) Progress in the discovery of living and fossil bryozoans. Marine Ecology Progress Series 635: 71-75.

Medrano A, Linares C, Aspillaga E, Capdevila P, Montero-Serra I, Pagès-Escolà M, Zabala M, Hereu B (2020) Long-term monitoring of temperate macroalgal assemblages inside and outside a No take marine reserve. Marine Environmental Research 153, 104826.

Pagès-Escolà M, Hereu B, Rovira G, Medrano A, Aspillaga E, Capdevila P, Linares C (2020) Unravelling the population dynamics of the Mediterranean bryozoan Pentapora fascialis to assess its role as an indicator of recreational diving for adaptive management of marine protected areas. Ecological Indicators, 109, 105781.

Pagès-Escolà M, Linares C, Gómez-Gras D, Medrano A, Hereu B (2020) Assessing the effectiveness of restoration actions for Bryozoans: the case of the Mediterranean Pentapora fascialis. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater, Ecosystems 30(1): 8-19.

García-March JR, Tena J, Henandis S, Vázquez-Luis M, López D, Téllez C, Prado P, Navas JI, Bernal J, Catanese G, Grau A, López-Sanmartín M, Nebot-Colomer E, Ortega A, Planes S, Kersting D, Jimenez S, Hendriks I, Moreno D, Giménez-Casalduero F, Pérez M, Izquierdo A, Sánchez J, Vicente N, Sanmartí N, Guimerans M, Crespo JL, Valencia JM, Torres J, Barrajon A, Álvarez E, Peyran C. Morage T, Deudero S. Can we save a marine species affected by a highly infective, highly lethal, waterborne disease from extinction? Biological Conservation 243: 108498.

2019

Arafeh-Dalmau N, Linares C, Hereu B, Caceres-Escobar H, Biggs D, Possingham H (2019) Protect Catalonia's corals despite politics. Science, Vol. 363. Issue 6423. DOI: 10.1126/science.aav8710

Azzurro E, Sbragaglia V, Cerri J, Bariche M, Bolognini L, Ben Souissi J, Busoni G, Coco S, Chryssanthi A, Fanelli E, Ghanem R, Garrabou J, Gianni F, Grati F, Kolitari J, Letterio G, Lipej L, Mazzoldi C, Milone N, Pannacciulli F, Pešić A, Samuel‐Rhoads Y, Saponari L, Tomanic J, Topçu NE, Vargiu G, Moschella P (2019) Climate change, biological invasions, and the shifting distribution of Mediterranean fishes: A large‐scale survey based on local ecological knowledge. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14670

Bensoussan N, Cebrian E, Dominici J-M, Kersting D-K, Kipson S, Kizilkaya Z, Ocaña O, Peirache M, Zuberer F, Ledoux J-B, Linares C, Zabala M, Nardelli B-B, Pisano A, Garrabou J (2019) Using CMEMS and the Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas sentinel network to track ocean warming effects in coastal areas. Copernicus Marine Service Ocean State Report : Issue 3: 65-73 (2019) Journal of Operational Oceanography 12(suppl.1): 65-73.

Bensoussan N, Chiggiato J, Buongiorno Nardelli B, Pisano A, Garrabou J (2019a) Insights on 2017 Marine Heat Waves in the Mediterranean Sea. Copernicus Marine Service Ocean State Report #3 Journal of Operational Oceanography 12 (suppl.1): 101-108.

Bongaerts P, Perez-Rosales G, Radice VZ, Eyal G, Gori A, Gress E, Hammerman NM, Hernandez-Agreda A, Laverick J, Muir P, Pinheiro H, Pyle RL, Rocha L, Turner JA, Booker R (2019) Mesophotic.org: a repository for scientific information on mesophotic ecosystems. DataBase 2019: 1-6.

Capdevila P, Salguero-Gómez R (2019) Prototypical r/K Selected (Fast/Slow) Species. Book Chapter in Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science edited by Todd K. Shackelford and Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford. Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-16999-61934-1

Cefalì ME, Cebrian E, Chappuis E, Terradas M, Mariani S, Ballesteros E (2019) Community-dependent variability in species composition and richness on rocky shores at a regional scale. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.

Chaabane S, López Correa M, Ziveri P, Trotter J, Kallel, N, Douville E, McCulloch M, Taviani, M, Linares C, Montagna P (2019) Elemental systematics of the calcitic skeleton of Corallium rubrum and implications for the Mg/Ca temperature proxy. Chemical geology 524, 237-258.

Corbera G, Lo Iacono C, Gràcia E, Grinyó J, Pierdomenico M, Huvenne VAI, Aguilar R, Gili JM (2019) Ecological characterisation of a Mediterranean cold-water coral reef: Cabliers Coral Mound Province (Alboran Sea, western Mediterranean). Prog. Oceanog. 175:245-262.

Dedeu, A, Boada J, Gordoa A (2019) The first estimates of species compositions of Spanish marine recreational fishing reveal the activity’s inner and geographical variability. Fisheries Research 216. Environ. Conserv. 33 1 2006, 65 73. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2019.03.025

Figuerola B, Avila C (2019) The phylum Bryozoa as a promising source of anticancer drugs. Marine Drugs 17(8):477.

Figuerola B, Gore DB, Johnstone G, Stark JS (2019) Spatio-temporal variation of skeletal Mg-calcite in Antarctic marine calcifiers. PLOS ONE 14(5): e02120231.

Garrabou J, Gómez-Gras D, Ledoux J-B, Linares C, et al. (2019) Collaborative Database to Track Mass Mortality Events in the Mediterranean Sea. Front. Mar. Sci. 6:707. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00707

Gerovasileiou V, Smith C, Sevastou K, Papadopoulou N, Dailianis T, Bekkby T, Fiorentino D, McOwen C, Amaro T, Tunka B, Grace E, Boström C, Carreiro-Silva M, Cebrian E, Cerrano C, Danovaro R, Fraschetti S, Gagnon K, Gambi C, Grehan A, Hereu B, Kipson S, Kotta J, Linares C, Morato T, Ojaveer H, Orav-Kotta H, Sarà A, Scrimgeour E (2019) Habitat mapping in the European Seas - is it fit for purpose in the marine restoration agenda? Marine Policy 106 : 103621.

Giakoumi S, Katsanevakis S, Albano PG, Azzurro E, Cardoso AC, Cebrian E, Deidun A, Edelist D, Francour P, Jimenez C, Macic V, Occhipinti-Ambrogi A, Rilov G, Sghaier YR (2019) Management priorities for marine invasive species. Science of the Total Environment. 688, 976-982. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.282

Gómez-Gras D, Linares C, de Caralt S, Cebrian E, Frleta-Valic M, Montero-Serra I, Pagès-Escolà M, López-Sendino P, Garrabou J (2019) Response diversity in Mediterranean coralligenous assemblages facing climate change: Insights from a multispecific thermotolerance experiment. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.5045

Gori A, Grinyó J, Dominguez-Carrió C, Ambroso S, López-González P, Gili JM, Bavestrello G, Bo (2019) Gorgonian and black coral assemblages in deep coastal bottoms and continental shelves of the Mediterranean Sea. In: Orejas C, Jimenez C (eds.) Mediterranean Cold-water Corals: Past, Present and Future. Springer, Switzerland.

Grane-Feliu X, Bennett S, Hereu B, Aspillaga E, Santana-Garcon J (2019) Comparison of diver operated stereo-video and visual census to assess targeted fish species in Mediterranean marine protected areas. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 520. DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2019.151205. ISSN: 0022-0981.

Kersting DK, Azurro E (2019) Captures of Molva molva (Linnaeus, 1758) still happen in NW Mediterranean waters. Acta Adriatica 60(1): 103-106.

Kersting DK, Linares C (2019) Living evidence of a fossil survival strategy raises hope for warming-impacted corals. Science Advances 5(10), eaax2950.

Mariani S, Cefalì ME, Chappuis E, Terradas M, Pinedo S, Torras X, Jordana E, Medrano A, Verdura J, Ballesteros E (2019) Past and present of Fucales from shallow and sheltered shores in Catalonia. Regional Studies in Marine Science 32: 100824.

Medrano A, Linares C, Aspillaga E, Capdevila P, Montero-Serra I, Pagès-Escolà M, Hereu B. (2019) No-take marine reserves control the recovery of sea urchin populations after mass mortality events. Marine Environmental Research. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2019.02.013

Montero-Serra I, Garrabou J Doak K, Ledoux JB, Linares C (2019) Marine protected areas enhance structural complexity but do not buffer the detrimental consequences of ocean warming for an overexploited precious coral. Journal of Applied Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13321

Montseny M, Linares C, Viladrich N, Olariaga A, Carreras M, Palomeras N, Gracias N, Istenic K, Garcia R, Ambroso S, Santín A, Grinyó J, Gili JM, Gori A (2019) First attempts towards the restoration of gorgonian populations on the Mediterranean continental shelf. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater, Ecosystems. 29:1278-1284. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.3118

Orejas C, Gori A, Jiménez C, Rivera J, Kamidis N, Abu Alhaija R, Lo Iacono C (2019) Occurrence and distribution of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea in Cyprus insular shelf: environmental setting and anthropogenic impacts. Deep-Sea Research Part II 164:190-205.

Orejas C, Jiménez C, Gori A, Rivera J, Lo Iacono C, Aurelle D, Hadjioannou L, Petrou A, Achilleos K, Zibrowius H (2019) Corals of Aphrodite, Dendrophyllia ramea communities of Cyprus. In: Orejas C, Jimenez C (eds.) Mediterranean Cold-water Corals: Past, Present and Future. Springer, Switzerland.

Orejas C, Taviani M, Ambroso S, Andreou V, Bilan M, Bo M, Brooke S, Buhl-Mortensen P, Cordes E, Dominguez-Carrió C, Ferrier-Pagès C, Godinho A, Gori A, Grinyó J, Gutiérrez-Zárate C, Hennige S, Jiménez C, Larsson AI, Lartaud F, Lunden J, Maier C, Maier S, Movilla J, Murray F, Peru E, Purser A, Rakka M, Reynaud S, Roberts JM, Siles P, Strömberg SM, Thomsen L, van Oevelen D, Veiga A, Carreiro-Silva M (2019) Cold-water corals in aquaria: advances and challenges. A focus on the Mediterranean. In: Orejas C, Jimenez C (eds.) Mediterranean Cold-water Corals: Past, Present and Future. Springer, Switzerland.

Paletta MG, Grinyó J, Gili J-M, Diaz D, Muñoz A, Garrabou J, Abbiati M, Ledoux J-B, Costantini F (2019) Exploring the genetic diversity and the population structure of the mesophotic Paramuricea macrospina in the Menorca Channel. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science219, 444-452. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2019.02.024

Pessarrodona A, Boada J, Pagès J, Arthur R, Alcoverro T (2019) Consumptive and non consumptive effects of predators vary with the ontogeny of their prey Ecology 38(5), e02649 13. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2649

Peterson, ML; Morris, W; Linares, C; Doak, DF. (2019) Improving structured population models with more realistic representations of non‐normal growth. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10(9), 1431-1444.

Ricolleau A, Floquet N, Devidal JL, Bodnar J, Perrin J, Garrabou J, Jean-Harmelin JG, Costantini F, Boavida JR, Vielzeuf D (2019) Lead (Pb) profiles in red coral skeletons as high resolution records of pollution in the Mediterranean Sea Chemical Geology 525: 112-124. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.07.005

Rilov G, Mazaris AD, Stelzenmüller V, Helmuth B, Wahl M, Guy-Haim T, Mieszkowska N, Ledoux J-B, Katsanevakis S (2019) Adaptive marine conservation planning in the face of climate change: What can we learn from physiological, ecological and genetic studies? Global Ecology and Conservation 17, January 2019, e00566. DOI: 10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00566

Rodríguez-Mendoza R, Muñoz M, Saborido-Rey F (2019) Structure and connectivity of bluemouth, Helicolenus dactylopterus, populations in the NE Atlantic and Mediterranean. Fisheries Research 213: 56-66. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2019.01.006

Rossi S, Isla E, Bosch-Belmar M, Galli G, Gori A, Gristina M, Ingrosso G, Milisenda G, Piraino S, Rizzo L, Schubert N, Soares M, Solidoro C, Thurstan RH, Viladrich N, Willis TJ, Ziveri P (2019) Change of energy fluxes in marine animal forests of the Anthropocene: factors shaping the future seascape. ICES Journal of Marine Science 76: 2008-2019.

Salazar, J., Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili J-M, Ambroso S, Grinyó J, Vendrell-Simón B (2019) Building a New Ocean Literacy Approach Based on a Simulated Dive in a Submarine: A Multisensory Workshop to Bring the Deep Sea Closer to People. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6, 576.

Santín A, Grinyó J, Ambroso S, Uriz M-J, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili J-M (2019) Distribution patterns and demographic trends of demosponges at the Menorca Channel (Northwestern Mediterranean Sea). Progress in oceanography, 173, 9-25.

Shiganova T, Sommer U, Javidpour J, Molinero JC, Malej A, Kazmin AS, Isinibilir M, Siokou-Frangou E, Marambio M, Fuentes V, Mirsoyan ZA, Gülsahin N, Lombard F, Lilley MKS, Angel D, Galil BS, Bonnet D, Delpy F (2019) Patterns of invasive ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi distribution and variability i different recipient environments of the Eurasian seas. Marine Environmental Research. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2019.104791

Sini M, Garrabou J, Trygonis V, Koutsoubas D (2019) Coralligenous formations dominated by Eunicella cavolini (Koch, 1887) in the NE Mediterranean: biodiversity and structure. Mediterranean Marine Science. DOI: 10.12681/mms.18590

Turner JA, Andradi-Brown DA, Gori A, Bongaerts P, Burdett HL, Ferrier-Pagès C, Voolstra CR, Weinstein DK, Bridge T, Costantini F, Gress E, Laverick J, Loya Y, Goodbody-Gringley G, Rossi S, Taylor ML, Viladrich N, Voss J, Williams J, Woodall LC, Eyal G (2019) Key questions for research and conservation of mesophotic coral ecosystems and temperate mesophotic ecosystems. In: Loya Y, Puglise KA, Bridge TCL (eds.) Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems. Springer, Switzerland.

Verdura J, Linares L, Ballesteros E, Coma R, Uriz MJ, Bensoussan N, Cebrian E (2019) Biodiversity loss in a Mediterranean ecosystem due to an extreme warming event unveil the role of an engineering gorgonian species. Scientific Reports 9: 5911. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-41929-0

Wood G, Marzinelli E, Coleman M, Campbell A, Santini N, Kajilich L, Verdura J, Wodak J, Steinberg P, Verges A (2019) Restoring subtidal marine macrophytes in the Anthropocene: trajectories and future-proofing. Marine and Freshwater Research 70, 936-951. DOI: 10.1071/MF18226

2018

Angulo-Preckler C, Figuerola B, Núñez-Pons L, Moles J, Martín-Martín R, Rull-LLuch L, Gómez-Gareta A, Avila C (2018) Macrobenthic patterns at the shallow marine waters in the caldera of the active volcano of Deception Island, Antarctica. Continental Shelf Research 157: 20-21.

Bates AE, Helmuth B, Burrows MT, Duncan MI, Garrabou J, Guy-Haim T, Lima F, Queiros AM, Seabra R, Marsh R, Belmaker J, Bensoussan N, Dong Y, Mazaris AD, Smale D, Wahl M, Rilov G (2018) Biologists ignore ocean weather at their peril. Nature 560: 299-301

Boada J, Pagès, J, Gera A, Macpherson E, Santana Y, Romero J, Alcoverro T (2018) The richness of small pockets_ Decapod species peak in small seagrass patches where fish predators are absent. Marine Environmental Research 142 (Ecology 73 1992), 1 6. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2018.09.012

Buck-Wiese H, Burgués I, Medrano A, Navarrete-Fernandez T, Garcia M, Wieters E (2018) Patterns in sexual reproduction of the dominant scleractinian corals at Rapa Nui (Easter Island): Pocillopora verrucosa and Porites lobata. Aquat Biol 27: 1-11. DOI: 10.3354/ab00691

Capdevila P, Hereu B, Salguero-Gómez R, Rovira G, Medrano A, Cebrian E, Garrabou J, Kersting D-K, Linares C (2018) Warming impacts on early life sytages increase the vulnerability and delay the population recovery of a long-lived habitat forming macroalga. Journal of Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.13090

Capdevila P, Linares C, Aspillaga E, Riera JL, Hereu B (2018) Effective dispersal and density-dependence in mesophotic macroalgal forests: Insights from the Mediterranean species Cystoseira zosteroides. PLoS ONE 13(1): e0191346. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191346

Cebrian E, Vila M, Tomas F, López-Sendino P, Ballesteros E (2018) Biodiversity facilitates invasion success in a benthic seaweed forest. Biological Invasions 20: 2839-2848. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-018-1736-x

Cefalì ME, Riera JL, Chappuis E, Terrades M, Mariani S, Ballesteros E, Cebrian E (2018) The optimal sampling design for litoral habitats modelling: a case study in the north-western Mediterranean. PloS ONE 13(5). DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197234

Cramer W, Guiot J, Fader M, Garrabou J, Gattuso J-P, Iglesias A, Lange MA, Lionello P, Llasat MC, Paz S, Peñuelas J, Snoussi M, Toreti A, Tsimplis MN, Xoplaki E (2018) Climate change and interconnected risks to sustainable development in the Mediterranean. Nature Climate Change 8: 972-980. DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0299-2

Figuerola B, Gordon DP, Cristobo J (2018) New deep Cheilostomata (Bryozoa) species from the Southwestern Atlantic: shedding light in the dark. Zootaxa, 4375 (2): 211-249.

Ghanem R, Soufi Kechaou E, Ben Souissi J, Garrabou J (2018) Overview on the distribution of gorgonian species in Tunisian marine coastal waters (Central Mediterranean). Scientia Marina, 82(1). DOI: 10.3989/scimar.04675.07A

Gordoa A, Boada J, Sagué O (2018) Free-diving underwater fish photography contests: a complementary tool for assessing littoral fish communities. Scientia Marina, 82(2), 1 12. DOI: 10.3989/scimar.04781.14a

Gordoa A, Dedeu A, Boada J (2018) Recreational fishing in Spain_ First national estimates of fisher population size, fishing activity and fisher social profile. Fisheries Research, 211 (TOJRAS 2 1 2013), 1 12. DOI: 10.1016/j.fishres.2018.10.026

Gori A, Tolosa I, Orejas C, Rueda L, Viladrich N, Grinyó J, Flögel S, Gili JM, Grover R, Ferrier-Pagès C (2018) Biochemical composition of the cold-water coral Dendrophyllia cornigera under contrasting productivity regimes: insights from lipid biomarkers and compound-specific isotopes. Deep-Sea Research Part I 141: 106-117. DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2018.08.010

Grinyó J, Gori A, Greenacre M, Requena S, Canepa A, Lo Iacono C, Ambroso S, Purroy A, Gili JM (2018) Megabenthic assemblages in the continental shelf edge and upper slope of the Menorca Channel, Western Mediterranean Sea. Progress in Oceanography 162: 40-51. DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2018.02.002

Grinyó J, Gori A, López-González P, Santín A, Baena P, Gili JM (2018) Morphological features of the gorgonian Paramuricea macrospina on the continental shelf and shelf edge (Menorca Channel, Western Mediterranean Sea). Marine Biology Research 14: 30-40

Grinyó J, Viladrich N, Díaz D, Muñoz A, Mallol S, Salazar J, Castillo R, Gili JM, Gori A (2018) Reproduction, energy storage and metabolic requirements in a mesophotic population of the gorgonian Paramuricea macrospina. PLoS ONE 13(9): e0203308. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203308

Jaspers C, Huwer B, Antajan E, Hosia A, Hinrichsen H, Biastoch A, Angel D, Asmus R, Augustin C, Bagheri S, Beggs SE, Balsby TJS, Boersma M, Bonnet D, Christensen JT, Dänhardt A, Delpy F, Falkenhaug T, Finenko G, Fleming NEC, Fuentes V, Galil B, Gittenberger A, Griffin DC, Haslob H, Javidpour J, Kamburska L, Kube S, Langenberg VT, Lehtiniemi M, Lombard F, Malzahn A, Marambio M, Mihneva V, Friis Moller L, Niermann U, Isinibilir M, Birinci Özdemir Z, Pitois S, Reusch TBH, Robbens J, Stefanova K, Thibault D, van der Veer HW, Vansteenbrugge L, van Walraven L, Wozniczka A (2018) Ocean current connectivity propelling the secondary spread of a marine invasive comb jelly across western Eurasia. Global Ecology and Biogeography. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12742

Le Gall L, Gey D, Vergés A (2018) Insights into the rare Mediterranean endemic Kallymenia spathulata: DNA phylogenies resolvethis species as Halymeniaceae (Halymeniales) rather than Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales), with the proposal of Felicinia spathulata comb. nov. Cryptogamie, Algologie, 2018, 39 (3): 339-347

Ledoux J-B, Antunes A (2018) Beyond the beaten path: improving natural products bioprospecting using an eco-evolutionary framework - the case of the octocorals. Critical Review in Biotechnology 38, 184-198 DOI: 10.1080/07388551.2017.1331335

Ledoux J-B, Frleta-Valic M, Kipson S, Antunes A, Cebrian E, Linares C, Sánchez P, Leblois R, Garrabou J (2018) Postglacial range expansion shaped the spatial pattern of genetic diversity in a marine habitat forming species along the Eastern Adriatic coast: implications for conservation. Journal of Biogeography. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.13461

Lo Iacono C, Robert K, Gonzalez-Villanueva R, Gori A, Gili JM, Orejas C (2018) Predicting cold-water coral distribution in the Cap de Creus canyon (NW Mediterranean): implications for marine conservation planning. Progress in Oceanography 169: 169-180. DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2018.02.012

Mariani S, Ocaña-Vicente O, Lopez-Sendino P, Garcia M, Ricart AM, Garrabou J, Ballesteros E (2018) The zooxanthellate scleractinian coral Oulastrea crispata (Lamarck, 1816), an overlooked newcomer in the Mediterranean Sea? Mediterranean Marine Science 19(3), 589-597. DOI: 10.12681/mms.16986

Montero-Serra I, Linares C, Doak K, Ledoux JB, Garrabou J (2018) Strong linkages between depth, longevity and demographic stability across marine sessile species. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 285 (1873): 20172688. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.2688

O'Dea A, De Gracia B, Figuerola B, Jagadeeshan S (2018) Young species of cupuladriid bryozoans occupied new Caribbean habitats faster than old species. Scientific Reports 8: 12168.

Pagès-Escolà M, Hereu B, Garrabou J, Montero-Serra I, Gori A, Gómez-Gras D, Figuerola B, Linares C (2018) Divergent responses to warming of two common co-occurring Mediterranean bryozoans. Scientific reports 8(1), 17455.

Pierdomenico M, Russo T, Ambroso S, Gori A, Martorelli E, D'Andrea L, Gili JM, Chiocci FL (2018) Effects of trawling activity on the bamboo-coral Isidella elongata and the sea pen Funiculina quadrangularis along the Gioia Canyon (Western Mediterranean, Southern Tyrrhenian Sea). Progress in Oceanography 169: 214-226. DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2018.02.019

Ricart AM, García M, Weitzmann B, Linares C, Hereu B, Ballesteros E (2018) Long-term shifts in the north western Mediterranean coastal seascape: The habitat-forming seaweed Codium vermilara. Marine Pollution Bulletin 127, pp. 334 - 341 . DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.12.019. ISSN: 0025-326X

Royer J-P, Nawaf MM, Merad D, Saccone M, Bianchimani O, Garrabou J, Ledoux J-B, Lopez-Sanz A, Drap P (2018) Photogrammetric surveys and geometric processes to analyse and monitor red coral colonies. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 6, 42. DOI: 10.3390/jmse6020042

Rubio-Portillo E, Kersting DK, Linares C, Ramos-Esplá AA, Antón J (2018) Biogeographic Differences in the Microbiome and Pathobiome of the Coral Cladocora caespitosa in the Western Mediterranean Sea. Frontiers in Microbiology 9: 22. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00022

Santín A, Grinyó J, Ambroso S, Uriz, MJ, Gori A, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili JM (2018) Sponge assemblages on the deep Mediterranean continental shelf and slope (Menorca Channel, Western Mediterranean Sea). Deep-Sea Research I 131: 75-86

Serrat A, Muñoz M, Lloret J (2018) Condition and reproductive strategy of the Argentina sphyraena, a cold-water species in the Mediterranean Sea. Environmental Biology of Fishes 101: 1083-1096. DOI: 10.1007/s10641-018-0763-x

Verdura J, Sales M, Ballesteros E, Cefalì ME, Cebrian E (2018) Restoration of a canopy-forming alga based on recruitment enhancement: methods and longterm success assessment. Frontiers in Plant Sciences 9: 1832. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01832

Vielzeuf D, Gagnon A, Ricolleau A, Devidal JL Balme-Heuze C, Yahiaoui N, Fonquernie C, Perrin J, Garrabou J, Montel JM, Floquet N (2018) Gowth kinetics and distribution of trace elements in precious corals - Frontiers in Earth Science, 2018 6: 167.

Viladrich N, Gori A, Gili JM (2018) Fast growth rate in a young colony of the Mediterranean gorgonian Eunicella singularis. Marine Biodiversity 48: 951-952. DOI: 10.1007/s12526-016-0554-6

Villegas-Hernández H, Lloret J, Muñoz M, Poot-López GR, Guillén-Hernández S, González-Salas C (2018) Age-specific environmental differences on the otolith shape of the bastard grunt (Pomadasys incisus) in the north-western Mediterranean. Environmental Biology of Fishes 101: 775-789. DOI: 10.1007/s10641-018-0737-z

Wangensteen O, Cebrian E, Palacín C, Turon X (2018) Under the canopy: Community-wide effects of invasive algae in Marine Protected Areas revealed by metabarcoding. Marine Pollution Bulletin 127 (2018): 54-66. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.11.033

Yokeş M, Andreou V, Bakiu R, Bonanomi S, Camps J, Christidis G, Crocetta F, Giovos I, Gori A, Juretić T, Ünsal Karhan S, Katsanevakis S, Kytinou E, Langeneck J, Lipej L, Maximiadi M, Michailidis N, Mitsou E, Nicolaidou A, Petrović S, Prado P, Santín A, Teneketzis K, Thasitis I, Tirelli V, Trkov D, Troplini E, Tsiamis K, Vannucci A (2018) New Mediterranean biodiversity records. Mediterranean Marine Science 19: 673-689. DOI: 10.12681/mms.19386

2017

Ambroso S, Salazar J, Zapata-Guardiola R, Federwisch L, Richter C, Gili JM, Teixidó N (2017) Pristine populations of habitat-forming gorgonian species on the Antarctic continental shelf. Scientific reports, 7(1), 12251

Aspillaga E, Bartumeus F, Starr RM, López-Sanz À, Linares C, Díaz D, Garrabou J, Zabala M, Hereu B (2017) Thermal stratification drives movement of a coastal apex predator. Scientific Reports 7: 526. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-00576-z

Cahill A E, De Jode A, Dubois S, Bouzazac Z, Aurelle D, Boissin E, Chabrole O, David R, Egea E, Ledoux J-B, Mérigot B, Weber A A T, Chenuil A (2017) A multispecies approach reveals hot-spots and cold-spots of diversity and connectivity in invertebrate species with contrasting dispersal modes. Molecular Ecology 26, 6563-6577. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14389

Crisci C, Ledoux J-B, Mokhtar-Jamaï K, Bally M, Bensoussan N, Aurelle D, Cebrian E, Coma R, Feral J P, La Rivière M, Linares C, López-Sendino P, Marschal C, Ribes M, Teixidó N, Zuberer F, Garrabou J (2017) Regional and local environmental conditions do not shape the response to warming of a marine habitat-forming species. Scientific Reports, 7:5069. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-05220-4

Drap P, Royer J P, Nawaf M M, Saccone M, Merad D, López-Sanz A, Ledoux J.-B, Garrabou J (2017) Underwater photogrammetry, coded target and plenoptic technology: A set of tools for monitoring red coral in Mediterranean Sea in the framework fo the «Perfect» project. International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information 42, 275-282. DOI: 10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-2-W3-275-2017

Garrabou J, Sala E, Linares C, Ledoux JB, Montero-Serra I, Dominici JM, Kipson S, Teixidó N, Cebrian E, Kersting DK, Harmelin JG (2017) Re-shifting the ecological baseline for the overexploited Mediterranean red coral. Scientific Reports 7, 42404. DOI: 10.1038/srep42404

Gori A, Bavestrello G, Grinyó J, Dominguez-Carrió C, Ambroso S, Bo M (2017) Animal forests in deep coastal bottoms and continental shelf of the Mediterranean Sea. In: Rossi S, Bramanti L, Gori A, Orejas C (eds.) Marine Animal Forests: The Ecology of Benthic Biodiversity Hotspots, 1-27. Springer, Switzerland

Kersting DK, Cebrian E, Verdura J, Ballesteros E (2017) A new Cladocora caespitosa population with unique ecological traits. Mediterranean Marine Science 18/1 38-42. DOI: 10.12681/mms.1955

Montero-Serra I, Garrabou J, Doak D, Hereu B, Ledoux JB, Linares C (2017) Accounting for life-history strategies and timescales in marine restoration. Conservation letters. DOI: 10.1111/conl.12341

Orejas C, Gori A, Jiménez C, Rivera J, Lo Iacono C, Hadjioannou L, Andreou V, Petrou A (2017) First in situ documentation of a population of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea off Cyprus (Levantine Sea) and evidence of human impacts. Galaxea 19:15-16

Pierdomenico M, Gori A, Guida VG, Gili JM (2017) Megabenthic assemblages at the Hudson Canyon head (NW Atlantic margin): habitat-faunal relationships. Progress in Oceanography 157: 12-26

Santín A, Grinyó J, Ambroso S, Uriz M J, Gori A, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili J M (2017) Sponge assemblages on the deep Mediterranean continental shelf and slope (Menorca Channel, Western Mediterranean Sea). Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers

Sartoretto S, Schohna T, Bianchi CN, Morri C, Garrabou J, Ballesteros E, Ruitton S, Verlaque M, Daniel B, David B, Féral JP, Gatti G (2017) An integrated method to evaluate and monitor the conservation state of coralligenous bottoms: the INDEX-COR approach. Marine Pollution Bulletin 120(1-2):222-231. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.05.020

Thibaut T; Blanfuné A; Boudouresque CF; Personnic S; Ruitton S; Ballesteros E; Bellan-Santini D; Bianchi CN; BussottiS; Cebrian E; Cheminée A; Culioli JM; Derrien-Courtel S; Guidetti P; Harmelin-Vivien M; Hereu B; Morri C; Poggiale JC; Verlaque M (2017) An ecosystem-based approach to assess the status of Mediterranean algae-dominated shallow rocky reefs. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 117(1), pp. 311-329 . DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.01.029. ISSN: 0025-326X

Viladrich N, Bramanti L, Tsounis G, Martinez A, Rossi S (2017) Variation of lipid and free fatty acid contents during larval release in two temperate octocorals according to their trophic strategy. Marine Ecology Progress Series 573:117-128. DOI: 10.3354/meps12141

2016

Ambroso S, Böhmer A, López-González P, Teixidó N (2016) Ophiuroid biodiversity patterns along the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Biology 39(5): 881-895

Aspillaga E, Bartumeus F, Linares C, Starr RM, López-Sanz À, Díaz D, Zabala M, Hereu B (2016) Ordinary and Extraordinary Movement Behaviour of Small Resident Fish within a Mediterranean Marine Protected Area. PLoS ONE 11(7): e0159813

Blanquer A, Uriz MJ, Cebrian E, Galand PE (2016) Snapshot of a Bacterial Microbiome Shift during the Early Symptoms of a Massive Sponge Die-Off in the Western Mediterranean. Frontiers in Microbiology 7: 752. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00752

Capdevila P, Hereu B, Riera JL, Linares C (2016) Unraveling the natural dynamics and resilience patterns of underwater Mediterranean forests: insights from the demography of the brown alga Cystoseria zosteroides. Journal of Ecology 104: 1799-1808

Casas-Güell E, Cebrian E, Garrabou J, Linares C, Baptiste JB, Teixidó N (2016) Structure and biodiversity of coralligenous assemblages dominated by the precious red coral Corallium rubrum over broad spatial scales. Scientific Reports 6: 36535. DOI: 10.1038/srep36535

Cefalí ME, Cebrian E, Chappuis E, Pinedo S, Terradas M, Mariani S, Ballesteros E (2016) Life on the boundary: environmental factors as drivers of habitat distribution in the littoral zone. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2016.01.043

Chaabane S, López Correa M, Montagna P, Kallel N, Taviani M, Linares C, Ziveri P (2016) Exploring the oxygen and carbon isotopic composition of the Mediterranean red coral (Corallium rubrum) for seawater temperature reconstruction. Marine Chemistry 186: 11-23

Clark BL, Bevanda M, Aspillaga E, Jørgensen NH (2016) Bridging disciplines with training in remote sensing for animal movement: an attendee perspective. Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation: DOI: 10.1002/rse2.22

Coppari M, Gori A, Viladrich N, Saponari L, Canepa A, Grinyó J, Olariaga A, Rossi S (2016) The role of Mediterranean sponges in benthic-pelagic coupling processes: Aplysina aerophoba and Axinella polypoides case studies. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 477: 57-68

Costantini F, Gori A, López-González PJ, Bramanti L, Rossi S, Gili JM, Abbiati M (2016) Limited genetic connectivity between gorgonian morphotypes along a depth gradient. PloS ONE 11: e0160678

Gili JM, Zapata-Guardiola R, Isla E, Vaqué D, Barbosa A, García-Sancho L, Quesada A (2016) Introduction to the special issue on the life in Antarctica: Boundaries and gradients in a changing environment (XIth SCAR Biology Symposium). Polar Biology 39: 1-10

Gori A, Ferrier-Pagès C, Hennige SJ, Murray F, Rottier C, Wicks LC, Roberts JM (2016) Physiological response of the cold-water coral Desmophyllum dianthus to thermal stress and ocean acidification. PeerJ. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1606

Grinyó J, Gori A, Ambroso S, Purroy A, Calatayud C, Dominguez-Carrió C, Coppari M, Lo Iacono C, Lopez-Gonzalez P, Gili JM (2016) Diversity, distribution and population size structure of deep Mediterranean gorgonian assemblages (Menorca Channel, Western Mediterranean Sea). Progress in Oceanography 145: 42-56

Hereu B, Kersting DK (2016) Diseases of coralline algae in the Mediterranean Sea. Coral Reefs, 35(2), pp. 713-713. DOI: 10.1007/s00338-016-1428-x. ISSN: 0722-4028

Kersting DK, Cebrian E, Verdura J, Ballesteros E (2016) Rolling corals in the Mediterranean Sea. Coral Reefs .DOI: 10.1007/s00338-016-1498-9

Martinez-dios A, Dominguez-Carrió C, Zapaa-Guardiola R, Gili JM (2016) New insights on Antarctic gorgonians' age, growth and their potential as paleorecords.Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 112: 57-67

Orejas C, Gori A, Rad-Menéndez C, Last KS, Davies AJ, Beveridge CM, Sadd D, Kiriakoulakis K, Witte U, Roberts JM (2016) The effect of flow speed and food size on the capture efficiency and feeding behaviour of the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 481: 34-40

Pascual M, Neubert MG, Acuña JL, Solow AR, Dominguez-Carrió C, Salvador J, Olariaga A, Fuentes V (2016) Environmental drivers of salp Thalia democratica population dynamics from in situ observations. Marine Ecology Progress Series 561: 189-201

Pierdomenico M, Martorelli E, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili JM, Chiocci FL (2016) Seafloor characterization and benthic megafaunal distribution of an active submarine canyon and surrounding sectors: the case of Gioia Canyon (Southern Tyrrhenian Sea). Journal of Marine Systems 157: 101-117

Rattray A, Andrello M, Asnaghi V, Bevilacqua S, Bulleri F, Cebrian E, Chiantore M, Claudet J, Deudero S, Evans J, Fraschetti S, Guarnieri G, Mangialajo L, Schembri PJ, Terlizzi A, Benedetti-Cecchi L (2016) Effects of geographic distance, water circulation and environmental conditions in shaping the biodiversity of Mediterranean rocky coasts. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 553: 1-11. DOI: 10.3354/meps11783

Thibaut T, Blanfuné A, Boudouresque CF, Cottalorda JM, Hereu B, Susini ML, Verlaque M, (2016) Unexpected Temporal Stability of Cystoseira and Sargassum Forests in Port-Cros, one of the Oldest Mediterranean Marine National Parks. Cryptogamie Algologie, 37(1), pp. 61-90. DOI: 10.7872/crya/v37.iss1.2016.61. ISSN: 0181-1568

Tremblay P, Gori A, Maguer, JF, Hoogenboom M, Ferrier-Pagès C (2016) Heterotrophy promotes the re-establishment of photosynthate translocation in a symbiotic coral. Scientific Reports 6:38112

Viladrich N, Bramanti L, Tsounis G, Chocarro B, Martínez-Quitana A, Ambroso S, Madurell T, Rossi S (2016) Variation in lipid and free fatty acid content during spawning in two temperate octocorals with different reproductive strategies: surface versus internal brooder. Coral Reefs 35: 1-13

2015

Angiolillo M, Gori A, Canese S, Bo M, Priori C, Bavestrello G, Salvati E, Erra F, Greenacre M, Santangelo G (2015) Distribution and population structure of deep-dwelling red coral in NW Mediterranean. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12274

Arizmendi R, Linares C, Garrabou J, Antunes A, Ballesteros E, Cebrián E, Díaz D, Ledoux JB (2015) Combining genetic and demographic data for the conservation of a Mediterranean marine habitat-forming species PLos One 10(3): e0119585. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119585

Arizmendi-Mejía R, Ledoux JB, Antunes A, Thanopoulou Z, Garrabou J, Linares C (2015) Demographic responses to warming: reproductive maturity and sex influence vulnerability in an octocoral. Coral Reefs. DOI: 10.1007/s00338-015-1332-9

Bordehore C, Nogue S, Gili JM, Acevedo MJ, Fuentes V (2015) Carybdea marsupialis (Cubozoa) in the Mediterranean Sea: The first case of a sting causing cutaneous and systemic manifestations. Journal of Travel Medicine 22: 61-66

Capdevila P, Linares C, Aspillaga E, Navarro L, Kersting, DK, Hereu B (2015) Patterns of recruitment in long-lived species: the case of NW Mediterranean algae Cystoseira zosteroides. Marine Biology. 164 (6): 1665-1174. DOI: 10.1007/s00227-015-2658-0

Casas E, Teixidó N, Garrabou J, Cebrian E (2015) Structure and biodiverstiy of coralligenous assemblages over broad spatial and temporal scales. Marine Biology 162:901–912

Coma R, Llorente-Llurba E, Serrano E, Gili JM, Ribes M (2015) Natural heterotrophic feeding by a temperate octocoral with symbiotic zooxanthellae: a contribution to understanding the mechanisms of die-off events. Coral Reefs 34: 549-560

Denkinger J, Gordillo L, Montero-Serra I, Murillo JC, Guevara N, Hirschfeld M, Fietz K, Rubianes F, Dan M (2015) Urban life of Galápagos sea lions (Zalophus wollebaeki) on San Cristobal Island, Ecuador: Colony trends and threats. Journal of Sea Research 105: 10-14

Gori A, Reynaud S, Orejas, C, Ferrier-Pagès C (2015) The influence of flow velocity and temperature on zooplankton capture rates by the cold-water coral Dendrophyllia cornigera. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 466: 92-97

Gutt J, Alvaro MC, Barco A, Böhmer A, Bracher A, David B, De Ridder C, Dorschel B, Eléaume M, Janussen D, López-González P, Martínez-Baraldés I, Schröder M, Segelken-Voigt A, Teixidó N (2015) Macro-epibenthic communities at the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula, an ecological survey at different spatial scales. Polar Biol. DOI 10.1007/s00300-015-1797-6

Kersting DK, Cebrián C, Casado C, Teixidó N, Garrabou J, Linares C (2015) Experimental evidences of synergistic effect of warming and invasive algae on a temperate reef-builder coral. Scientific reports 5: 18635

La Rivière M, Garrabou J, Bally M (2015) Evidence for host specificity among dominant bacterial symbionts in temperate gorgonian corals. Coral Reefs 34: 1087-1098

Ledoux JB, Aurelle D, Bensoussan N, Marschal C, Féral JP, Garrabou J, (2015) Potential for adaptive evolution at species range margins: contrasting interactions between red coral populations and their environment in a changing ocean. Ecology and Evolution, 5, 1178-1192.

Linares C, Vidal M, Canals M, Kersting D, Amblas D, Aspillaga E, Cebrian E, Díaz D, Hereu B, Garrabou J, Navarro L, Teixidó N, Ballesteros E (2015) Persistent acidification drives major distribution shifts in marine benthic ecosystems. Proceedings Royal Society B, 282: 20150587

Ling SD, Scheibling RE, Rassweiler A, Johnson CR, Shears N, Connell SD, Salomon A, Norderhaug KM, Perez-Matus A, Hernandez JC, Clemente S, Blamey L, Hereu B, Ballesteros E, Sala E, Garrabou J, Cebrian E, Zabala M, Fujita D, Johnson LE (2015) Global regime-shift dynamics of catastrophic sea urchin overgrazing. Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society of London B.

Montero-Serra I, Edwards M, Genner MJ (2015) Warming shelf seas drive the subtropicalization of European pelagic fish communities. Global Change Biology 21: 144-153

Montero-Serra I, Linares C, García M, Pancaldi F, Frleta-Valić M, Ledoux JB, Zuberer F, Merad D, Drap P, Garrabou J (2015) Harvesting effects, recovery mechanisms and management strategies for a long-lived and structural precious coral. PLoS ONE 10(2): e0117250. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117250

Sini M, Kipson S, Linares C, Koutsoubas D, Garrabou J (2015) The yellow gorgonian Eunicella cavolini: demography and disturbance levels across the Mediterranean Sea. PLoS One 10(5): e0126253

Teixidó N, Bensoussan N, Gori A, Fiorillo A, Viladrich N (2015) Sexual reproduction and early life-history traits of the Mediterranean soft coral Alcyonium acaule. Marine Ecology 37: 134-144. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12255

Viladrich N, Rossi S, López-Sanz Á, Orejas C (2015) Nutritional condition of two coastal rocky fishes and the potential role of a marine protected area. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12247

2014

Casado C, Kersting DK, Cebrian E, Teixidó N, Garrabou J, Linares C (2014) Rapid recovery from injuries in the temperate long-lived coral Cladocora caespitosa. Marine Biodiversity 45: 135-137. DOI 10.1007/s12526-014-0219-2

Coppari M, Gori A, Rossi S (2014) Size, spatial, and bathymetrical distribution of the ascidian Halocynthia papillosa in Mediterranean coastal bottoms: benthic-pelagic coupling implications. Marine Biology 161:2079-2095

Friedlander A, Obura D, Aumeeruddy R, Ballesteros E, Church J, Cebrian E, Sala E (2014) Coexistence of low coral cover and near pristine fish biomass at Farquhar Atoll, Seychelles. Plos One 9 (1): 87359

Gori A, Grover R, Orejas C, Sikorski S, Ferrier-Pagès C (2014) Uptake of dissolved free amino acids by four cold-water coral species from the Mediterranean Sea. Deep-Sea Research II 99:42-50

Gori A, Reynaud S, Orejas C, Gili JM, Ferrier-Pagès C (2014) Physiological performance of the cold-water coral Dendrophyllia cornigera reveals its preference for temperate environments. Coral Reefs 33: 665-674

Kaplan K, Montero-Serra I, Vaca L, Vinueza L, and Sullivan P (2014) Applying complementary species vulnerability assessments to improve conservation strategies in the Galapagos Marine Reserve. Biodiversity & Conservation 23 (6): 1509-1528

Kersting DK, Ballesteros E, De Caralt S, Linares C (2014) Invasive macrophytes in a marine reserve (Columbretes Islands, NW Mediterranean): spread dynamics and interactions with the endemic scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa. Biological invasions 16: 1599-1610. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-013-0594-9

Kersting DK, Teixidó N, Linares C (2014) Recruitment and mortality of the temperate coral Cladocora caespitosa: implications for the recovery of endangered populations. Coral Reefs 33: 403-407. DOI 10.1007/s00338-014-1144-3

Kipson S, Linares C, Čižmek H, Cebrián E, Ballesteros E, Bakran-Petricioli T, Garrabou J (2014) Population structure and conservation status of the red gorgonian Paramuricea clavata (Risso, 1826) in the Eastern Adriatic Sea. Marine Ecology 36: 982-993. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12195

Martin CS, Giannoulaki M, De Leo F, Scardi M, Salomidi M, Knitweiss L, Pace ML, Garofa G, Gristina M, Ballesteros E, Bavestrello G, Cebrian E, Belluscio A, Gerakaris A, Pergent G, et al. (2014) Coralligenous and maërl habitats: predictive modelling to identify their spatial distributions across the Mediterranean Sea. Scientific Reports. DOI: 10.1038/srep05073

Montero-Serra I, Paez-Rosas D, Murillo JC, Vegas-Vilarrúbia T, Fietz K and Denkinger J (2014) Environment driven changes in terrestrial habitat use and distribution of the Galápagos Sea Lion. Endangered Species Research 24: 9-19

Movilla J, Gori A, Calvo E, Orejas C, López-Sanz Á, Domínguez-Carrió C, Grinyó J, Pelejero C (2014) Resistance of two mediterranean cold-water coral species to low-pH conditions. Water, 6: 59-67.

Movilla J, Orejas C, Calvo E, Gori A, López-Sanz À, Grinyó J, Domínguez-Carrió C, Pelejero C (2014) Differential response of two Mediterranean cold-water coral species to ocean acidification. Coral Reefs, 33(3) 675-686

Pairaud I, Bensoussan N, Garreau P, Faure V, Garrabou J (2014) Impacts of climate change on coastal benthic ecosystems: assessing potential risk of mortality outbreaks under thermal stress in the NW Mediterranean coastal areas. Ocean dynamics 64: 103-115

Vergés A, Tomas F, Cebrian E, Ballesteros E, Kizilkaya Z, Dendrinos P, Karamanlidis A, Spiegel D, Sala E (2014) Tropical rabbitfish and the deforestation of a warming. Journal of Ecology 45-52

2013

Ambroso A, Gori A, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili JM, Berganzo E, Teixidó N, Greenacre M, Rossi (2013) Spatial distribution patterns of the soft corals Alcyonium acaule and Alcyonium palmatum in coastal bottoms (Cap de Creus, northwestern Mediterranean Sea). Marine Biology 160(12): 3059-3070

Ambroso S, Dominguez-Carrió C, Grinyó J, López-González PJ, Gili JM, Purroy A, Requena S, Madurell T (2013) In situ observations on withdrawal behaviour of the sea pen Virgularia mirabilis. Marine Biodiversity 43(4): 257-258. DOI: 10.1007/s12526-013-0172-5

Bramanti L, Movilla J, Guron M, Calvo E, Gori A, Dominguez-Carrió C, Grinyó J, Lopez-Sanz A, Martinez-Quintana A, Pelejero C, Ziveri P, Rossi S (2013) Detrimental effects of Ocean Acidification on the economically important Mediterranean red coral (Corallium rubrum). Global Change Biology, 19(6): 1897-1908

Cardona L, Moranta J, Reñones O, Hereu B (2013) Pulses of phytoplanktonic productivity may enhance sea urchin abundance and induce state shifts in Mediterranean rocky reefs. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 133: 88-96

Carr LA, Stier AC, Fietz K, Montero I, Gallagher AJ, Bruno JF (2013) Illegal shark fishing in the Galápagos Marine Reserve. Marine Policy 39: 317-321

De Caralt S, Cebrian E (2013) Impact of an invasive alga (Womersleyella setacea) on sponge assemblages: compromising the viability of future populations. Biological invasions 15: 1591-1608

Garcia-Rubies A, Hereu B, Zabala M (2013) Long-term recovery patterns and limited spillover of large predatory fish in a Mediterranean MPA. PLoS One 8(9) e73922

Gori A, Linares C, Viladrich N, Clavero A, Orejas C, Fiorillo I, Ambroso S, Gili JM, Rossi S (2013) Effects on food availability on the sexual reproduction and biochemical composition of the Mediterranean gorgonian Paramuricea clavata. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 444: 38-45

Hughes TP, Linares C, Dakos V, van de Leemput I, van Nes EG (2013) Living dangerously on borrowed time during slow, unrecognized regime shifts, Trends in Ecology and Evolution 28:149-155.

Kersting DK, Bensoussan N, Linares C (2013) Long-term responses of the endemic reef-builder Cladocora caespitosa to Mediterranean warming. PLoS ONE 8(8): e70820. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070820

Kersting DK, Casado C, López-Legentil S, Linares C (2013) Unexpected divergent patterns in the sexual reproduction of the Mediterranean coral Cladocora caespitosa. Marine Ecology Progress Series 486: 165-171

La Rivière M, Rougmanac M, Garrabou J, Bally M (2013) Transient Shifts in Bacterial Communities Associated with the Temperate Gorgonian Paramuricea clavata in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea. PLoS One. 2013;8(2): e57385. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057385

Ledoux JB, Aurelle D, Feral JP, Garrabou J (2013) Molecular forensics of the precious Mediterranean red coral, Corallium rubrum: testing DNA extraction and microsatellite genotyping using dried colonies. Conservation Genetic Resources 5, 327-330.

Linares C, Cebrián E, Kipson S, Garrabou J (2013) Does thermal history influence the tolerance to future warming events by temperate gorgonians? Marine Environmental Research 89: 45-52

Madurell T, Zabala M, Dominguez-Carrió C, Gili JM (2013) Bryozoan faunal composition and community structure from the continental shelf of Cap de Creus (Northwestern Mediterranean). Journal of Sea Research 83: 123-136

Pages J, Bartumeus F, Hereu B, Lopez-Sanz A, Romero J, Alcoverro T (2013) Evaluating a key herbivorous fish as a mobile link: a Brownian bridge approach. Marine Ecology Progress Series 492: 199-210

Pagès J, Gera A, Romero J, Farina S, Garcia-Rubies A, Hereu B, Alcoverro T (2013) The Mediterranean benthic herbivores show diverse responses to extreme storm disturbances. PLoS One 8 (5) e62719

Teixido N, Casas E, Cebrián E, Linares C, Garrabou J (2013) Impacts on coralligenous outcrop biodiversity of a dramatic coastal storm. PLoS ONE 10.1371/journal.pone.0053742

Vielzeuf D, Garrabou J, Gagnon A, Ricolleau A, Adkins J, Günther D, Hametner K, Devidal JL, Reusser E, Perrin J, Floquet N (2013) Distribution of Sulphur and Magnesium in the Red Coral. Chemical Geology 355: 13-27

2012

Bonaviri C, Pipitone C, Gianguzza P, Hereu B (2012) Micropredation on sea urchins as a potential stabilizing process for rocky reefs. Journal of Sea Research 73: 18-23

Cebrian E, Linares C, Marschal C, Garrabou J (2012) Exploring the effects of invasive algae on the persistence of gorgonian populations. Biological Invasions 14: 2647-2656. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-012-0261-6

Cebrian E, Rodríguez-Prieto C (2012) Marine Invasion in the Mediterranean Sea: The Role of Abiotic Factors When There Is No Biological Resistance. PLoS ONE 7(2): e31135. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0031135

Hereu B, Linares C, Sala E, Garrabou J, Garcia-Rubies A, et al. (2012) Multiple Processes Regulate Long-Term Population Dynamics of Sea Urchins on Mediterranean Rocky Reefs. PLoS ONE 7(5): e36901. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036901

Joher S, Ballesteros E, Cebrian E, Sánchez N Rodríguez-Prieto C (2012) Deep-water macroalgal-dominated coastal detritic habitats on the continental shelf off Mallorca and Menorca (Balearic Islands, Western Mediterranean) Botanica Marina 55: 485-497. DOI 10.1515/bot-2012-0113

Kersting, D.K., Linares, C. (2012) Cladocora caespitosa bioconstructions in the Columbretes Islands Marine Reserve (Spain, NW Mediterranean): distribution, size structure and growth. Marine Ecology 33: 427-436. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0485.2011.00508.x

Kipson S, Linares C, Teixidó N, Bakran-Petricioli T, Garrabou J (2012) Effects of thermal stress on the early development stages of a gorgonian coral. Marine Ecology Progress Series 470: 69-78

Linares C, Cebrian E, Coma R (2012) Effects of turf algae on gorgonian recruitment and juvenile survival. Marine Ecology Progress Series 452: 82-88. DOI: 10.3354/meps09586

Linares C, Garrabou J, Hereu B, Diaz D, Marschal C, Sala E, Zabala M (2012) Assessing the effectiveness of marine reserves on unsustainably harvested long-lived sessile invertebrates. Conservation Biology 26: 88-96

Sala E, Ballesteros E, Dendrinos P, Di Franco A, Ferretti F, et al. (2012) The Structure of Mediterranean Rocky Reef Ecosystems across Environmental and Human Gradients, and Conservation Implications. PLoS ONE 7(2): e32742. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0032742

Sanchez-Vidal A, Canals M, Calafat AM, Lastras G, Pedrosa-Pàmies R, et al. (2012) Impacts on the Deep-Sea Ecosystem by a Severe Coastal Storm. PLoS ONE 7(1): e30395. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030395

2011

Aurelle D, Ledoux JB, Rocher C, Borsa P, Chenuil A, Féral JP (2011) Phylogeography of the red coral (Corallium rubrum): inferences on the evolutionary history of a temperate gorgonian. Genetica 139: 855-869.

Bonaviri C, Giancuzza P, Pipitone C, Hereu B (2011) Micropredation on sea urchins as a potential stabilizing process in Mediterranean rocky reefs. Journal of Sea Research(7), 18-23. ISSN: 1385-1101.

Cebrian, E., Uriz, MJ., Garrabou, J., Ballesteros E. (2011) Sponge mass mortalities in a warming Mediterranean Sea: Are cyanobacteria-harboring species worse off? PLoS ONE 6(6): e20211. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020211

Coma R, Serrano E, Linares C, Ribes M, Diaz D, Ballesteros E (2011) Sea-urchin predation facilitates coral invasion in a marine reserve. PLoS ONE 6(7): e22017

Crisci C, Bensoussan N, Romano JC, Garrabou J (2011) Temperature anomalies and mortality events in marine communities: insights on factors behind differential mortality impacts in the NW Mediterranean. PLoS ONE 6(9): e23814. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023814

Giakoumi, S., Cebrian, E., Kkokkoris, G.D., Ballesteros, E., Sala, E. (2011) The structure of shallow rocky sublittoral communities in the Cyclades, Eastern Mediterranean: relationships between fish, sea urchins and macroalgae. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2011.06.004

Gori, A., Rossi, S., Linares, C., Berganzo, E., Orejas, C., Dale, M. & Gili, J.M, (2011) Size and spatial structure in deep versus shallow populations of the Mediterranean gorgonian Eunicella singularis (Cap de Creus, Northwestern Mediterranean Sea)” Marine Biology 158: 1721-1732. DOI: 10.1007/s00227-011-1686-7

Kipson S, Fourt M, Teixido N, Cebrian E, Casas E, Ballesteros E, Zabala M, Garrabou J (2011) Rapid biodiversity assessment and monitoring method for highly diverse benthic communities: a case study of Mediterranean coralligenous outcrops. PLoS ONE 6(11): e27103. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0027103

Linares, C., Pratchett, M.S., Coker, D.J. (2011) Recolonisation and growth of Acropora hyacinthus following climate-induced coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef. Marine Ecology Progress Series. DOI: 10.3354/meps09272

Mokhtar-Jamaï, K., Pascual, M., Ledoux, J.B., Coma, R., Feral, J.P, Garrabou, J., Aurelle, D. (2011) From global to local genetic structuring in the red gorgonian Paramuricea clavata: the interplay between oceanographic conditions and limited larval dispersal. Molecular Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05176.x

Mora, C., Aburto-Oropeza, O., Ayala Bocos, A., Ayotte, P.M., Banks, S., et al. (2011) Global human footprint on the linkage between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in reef fishes. PLoS Biology 9(4): e1000606. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000606

Navarro L, Ballesteros E, Linares C, Hereu B (2011) Spatial and temporal variability on deep-water assemblages of Cystoseira zosteroides C. Agardh (Fucales, Ochrophyta) in the Northwestern Mediterranean: insights into the effects of an exceptional storm. Estuarine coast shelf science. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2011.08.002

Ruttenberg BI, Hamilton SL, Walsh SM, Donovan MK, Friedlander A, DeMartini EE, Sala E, Sandin SA (2011) Predator-induced demographic shifts in coral reef fish assemblages. PLoS ONE 6(6): e21062. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021062

Sala, E. & Dayton, P.K.D. ( 2011) Predicting strong community impacts using experimental estimates of per capita interaction strength: benthic herbivores and giant kelp recruitment. Marine Ecology 32: 300-312. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0485.2011.00471.x

Sala, E., Z. Kizilkaya, D. Yildirim & Ballesteros, E. (2011) Alien marine fishes deplete algal biomass in the eastern Mediterranean. PLoS ONE 6(2): e17356. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017356

Sales, M., Cebrian, E., Tomas, F., Ballesteros E. (2011) Pollution impacts and recovery potential in three species of the genus Cystoseira. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 92: 347-357.

Schunter, C., Carreras-Carbonell, J., Planes, S,. Sala, E., Ballesteros, E., Zabala, M.,Harmelin, J.G., Harmelin-Vivien, M., Macpherson, E. & Pascual M. (2011) Genetic connectivity patterns in an endangered species: The dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 401: 126-133.

Teixidó N, Albajes-Eizagirre A, Bolbo D, Le Hir E, Demestre M, Garrabou J, Guigues L, Gili JM, Piera J, Prelot T, Soria-Frisch A (2011) Hierarchical segmentation based software for cover classification analyses of seabed images (Seascape). Marine Ecology Progress Series 431: 45-53.

Teixidó N, Garrabou J, Harmelin JG (2011) Low Dynamics, High Longevity and Persistence of Sessile Structural Species Dwelling on Mediterranean Coralligenous Outcrops. PLoS ONE 6(8): e23744. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023744

Tomas, F., Cebrian, E., Ballesteros, E.(2011) Differential herbivory of invasive algae by native fish: temporal and spatial variability. Estuarine coast and Shelf Science 92: 27-34.

Torrents, O. & Garrabou, J. (2011) Fecundity of red coral Corallium rubrum (L.) populations inhabiting in contrasting environmental conditions inthe NW Mediterranean. Marine Biology 158: 1019-1028

Wegley, L., Barott, K.L., Dinsdale,E., Friedlander, A.M., Nosrat, B., Obura, D., Sala, E., Sandin, S.A., Smith, J.E., Vermeij, M.J.A., Williams, G.J., Willner, D. & Rohwer, F. (2011) Black reefs: Iron induced phase-shifts on coral reefs. ISME Journal. DOI: 10.1038/ismej.2011.114

2010

Aburto-Oropeza, O., Paredes, G., Mascareñas-Osorio, I. & Sala, E. (2010) Climatic influence on reef fish recruitment and fisheries. Marine Ecology Progress Series 410: 283-287.

Bensoussan, N., Romano, J.C., Harmelin, J.G., Garrabou, J. (2010) High resolution characterization of northwest Mediterranean coastal waters thermal regimes: to better understand responses of benthic communities to climate change. Estuarine, coastal and Shelf Science. 87: 431-441.

Bonaviri, C.; Pipitone, C.; Gianguzza, P.; Hereu, B. (2010) Predation on young Paracentrotus lividus settlers: implications for Mediterranean rocky infralittoral stability. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 17(1), 98-101.

Cebrian, E. (2010) Impact of fish grazing on abundance and growth of a bioeroding sponge on the Great Barrier Reef. Marine Ecology 31: 533-538.

Cebrian, E., & Ballesteros, E. (2010) Invasion of Mediterranean benthic assemblages by red alga Lophocladia lallemandii (Montagne) F. Schmitz: depth-related temporal variability in biomass and phenology. Aquatic Botany 92: 81-85.

Cebrian, E., & Ballesteros, E. (2010) Temporal and spatial variability in shallow- and deep-water populations of the invasive Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea in the Western Mediterranean. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 83: 469-474.

Cebrian, E., Ballesteros, E., Linares, C., Tomas, F. (2010) Do native herbivores provide resistance to Mediterranean marine bioinvasions? A seaweed example. Biological invasions. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-010-9898-1

Friedlander, A., Sandin,S., DeMartini, E. & Sala, E. (2010) Spatial patterns of the structure of reef fish assemblages at a pristine atoll in the central Pacific. Marine Ecology Progress Series 410: 219-231.

Goñi, R., Hilborn, R., Díaz, D., Mallol, S., Adlerstein, S. (2010) Net contribution of spillover from a marine reserve to fishery catches. Marine Ecology Progress Series vol 400: 233-243.

Guidetti P; Sala P; Ballesteros E; Di Franco A; Hereu B; Macpherson E; Micheli F; Pais A; Panzalis P; Rosenberg A; Zabala M (2010) Fish assemblages across the Mediterranean sea and the effects of protection from fishing. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 17(1), 39-42.

Jacquet, J., Hocevara, J., Laia, S., Majlufa, P., Pelletiera, N., Pitcher, T., Sala, E., Sumaila, R. & Pauly, D. (2010) Conserving fish in a sea of market-based efforts. Oryx 44: 45-56.

Ledoux, J.B., Garrabou, J., Bianchimani, O., Drap, P., Feral, J.P., Aurelle, D. (2010) Fine-scale genetic structure and inferences on population biology in the threatened Mediterranean red coral, Corallium rubrum. Molecular Ecology 19: 4204-4216.

Ledoux, J.B., Mokhtar-Jamai, K., Roby, C., Feral, J.P. Garrabou, J., Aurelle, D. (2010) Genetic survey of shallow populations of the Mediterranean red coral (Corallium rubrum (Linnaeus, 1758)): new insights into evolutionary processes shaping current nuclear diversity and implications for conservation. Molecular Ecology 19: 675-690.

Linares, C., & Doak, D. (2010) Forecasting the combined effects of disparate disturbances on the persistence of long-lived gorgonians: the case study of Paramuricea clavata. Marine Ecology Progress Series 402: 59-68.

Linares, C., Bianchimani, O., Torrents, O., Marschal, C., Drap P., Garrabou, J. (2010) Marine Protected Areas and the conservation of long-lived marine invertebrates: the Mediterranean red coral. Marine Ecology Progress Series 402: 69-79.

Macpherson, E., Richer des Forges, B., Schnabel, K., Samadi, S., Boiseler, M. C., Garcia-Rubies, A., (2010) Biogeography of the deep-sea galatheid squat lobsters of the Pacific Ocean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 57(2): 228-238.

Sellanes, J., Neira, C., Quiroga, E., Teixidó, N. (2010) Diversity patterns along and across the Chilean margin: a continental slope encompassing oxygen gradients and methane seep benthic habitats. Marine Ecology 31(1), 111-124.

Swartz, W., E. Sala, S. Tracey, R. Watson & D. Pauly (2010) The spatial expansion and ecological footprint of fisheries (1950 to present). PLoS ONE 5(12): e15143. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015143

Vieulzeuf, D., Floquet, N., Chatain, D., Bonneté, F., Ferry, D., Garrabou, J., Stolper, E.M. (2010) Multilevel modular mesocrystalline organization in red coral. American mineralogist 95: 242-248.

2009

Ballesteros, E., Garrabou, J., Hereu, B., Zabala, M., Cebrian, E., Sala, E. (2009) Community structure and growth of a deep water stand of Cystoseira zosteroides (Phaeophyta) in the Northwestern Mediterranean Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 82: 477-484.

Cebrian, E., & Ballesteros, E. (2009) Temporal and spatial variability in shallow- and deep-water populations of theinvasive Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea in the Western Mediterranean Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 83: 469-474.

Ferrier-Pagès, C., Tambutté, E., Zamoum, T., Segonds, N., Merle, P.L., Bensoussan, N., Allemand, D. Garrabou, J., Tambutté S. (2009) Physiological response of the symbiotic gorgonian Eunicella singularis to a longterm temperature increase. Journal of Experimental Biology 212: 3007-3015.

Garrabou, J., Coma, R., Bally, M., Bensoussan, N., Chevaldonné, P., Cigliano, M., Diaz, D., Harmelin, J.G., Gambi, M.C., Kersting D. K., Lejeusne, C, Linares, C., Marschal, C., Pérez, T., Ribes, M., Romano, J.C., Serrano, E., Teixidó, N., Torrents, O., Zabala, M., Zuberer, F., Cerrano, C. (2009) Mass mortality in northwestern Mediterranean rocky benthic communities : effects of the 2003 heat wave. Global Change Biology 15: 1090-1103.

Teixido, N., Pineda, M.C., Garrabou, J. (2009) Decadal demographic trends of a long-lived temperate encrusting sponge. Marine Ecology Progress Series 375: 113-124.

2008

Aburto-Oropeza, O., Ezcurra, E., Danemann, G., Valdez, V., Murray, J., Sala, E. (2008) Mangroves in the Gulf of California increase fishery yields. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A. 105: 10456-10459.

Cardona, L., Hereu, B., Torras, X. (2008) Juvenile bottlenecks and salinity shape grey mullet assemblages in Mediterranean estuaries. Estuarine coast and Shelf Science 77: 623-632.

Cebrian, E. (2008) Ecotoxicology of heavy metals in marine sponges: different and contrasting effects of heavy metals on different biological levels. Environmental Research Journal 2(2-3): 35-46.

Hereu, B., Diaz, D., Pasqual, J., Zabala, M., Sala, E. (2008) Temporal predictability of spawning of the dusky grouper, Epinephelus marginatus, in relation to environmental factors. Marine Ecology Progress Series 325: 187-194.

Hereu, B., Mangialajo, L., Ballesteros, E., Thibaut, T. (2008) On the occurrence, structure and distribution of deep-water Cystoseira populations in the Port-Cros National Park (Northwestern Mediterranean). European Journal of Phycology 43: 263-273.

Hereu, B., Zabala, M., Sala, E. (2008) Multiple controls of community structure and dynamics in a sublittoral marine environment. Ecology 89: 3423-3435.

Linares, C., Coma, R., Garrabou, J., Diaz, D., Zabala, M., (2008) Size distribution, density and disturbance I two Mediterranean gorgonians: Paramuricea clavata and Eunicella singularis. Journal of Applied Ecology 45: 688-699.

Linares, C., Coma, R., Mariani, S., Diaz, D., Hereu, B., Zabala, M. (2008) Early life history of the Mediterranean gorgonian Paramuricea clavata: implications for population dynamics. Invertebrate Biology 127(1): 1-11.

Linares, C., Coma, R., Zabala, M. (2008) Effects of a mass mortality event on gorgonian reproduction. Coral reefs 27: 27-34.

Linares, C., Coma, R., Zabala, M. (2008) Restoration of threatened gorgonian populations: an experimental and modeling approach. Biological conservation 141: 427-437.

Rossi, S., Tsounis, G., Padrón, T., Orejas, O., Gili, JM., Bramanti, B., Teixidó, N., Gutt, J. (2008) Survey of deep-dwelling red coral (Corallium rubrum) populations at Cap de Creus (NW Mediterranean). Marine Biology 154: 533-545.

Stobart, B., Warwick, B., Gonzalez, C., Mallol, S., Díaz, D., Reñones, O., Goñi, R., (2009) Long term recovery and spillover effects from an exploited fish community in a marine protected area. Marine Ecology Progress Series Vol 384: 47-60.

Torrents, O., Tambuté, E., Caminiti, N., Garrabou, J. (2008) Upper thermal thresholds of shallow vs. deep populations of the precious Mediterranean red coral Corallium rubrum: assessing the potential effects of warming in the NW Mediterranean. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 357: 7-19.

Vielzeuf, D., Garrabou, J., Baronnet, A., Grauby, O., Marschal, C. (2008) Nano to macroscale biomineral architecture of red coral (Corallium rubrum). American Mineralogist 93: 1799-1815.

2007

Ballesteros, E., Cebrian, E., Alcoverro, T (2007) Mortality of seagrass Posidonia oceanica following meadow invasion by red alga Lophocladia lallemandii. Botanica Marina 50: 8-13.

Bally, M., Garrabou, J. (2007) Thermodependent bacterial pathogens and mass mortalities in temperate benthic communities: a new case of emerging disease linked to climate change. Global Change Biology 13: 2078-2088.

Cebrian, E. & Uriz, M.J. (2007a) Contrasting effects of heavy metals and hydrocarbons on larval settlement and juvenile survival in sponges. Aquatic Toxicology 81: 137-143.

Cebrian, E. & Uriz, M.J. (2007b) Do heavy metals play an active role in sponge cell behaviour in absence of calcium? Consequences in larval settlement. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 346: 60-65.

Cebrian, E. & Uriz, M.J. (2007c) Contrasting effects of heavy metals on sponge cells behaviour. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 53: 552-558.

Cebrian, E., Uriz, M.J., Turon, X. (2007) Sponges as bioaccumulators of heavy metals: spatial and temporal variations. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 26(11): 2430-2439.

Gori, A., Linares, C., Rossi, S., Coma, R., Gili, J.M (2007) Spatial variability in reproductive cycle of the gorgonians Paramuricea clavata and Eunicella singularis (Anthozoa, Octocorallia) in the Western Mediterranean Sea. Marine Biology 151: 1571-1584

Linares, C., Doak, D., Coma, R., Diaz, D., Zabala, M. (2007) Life History and Viability of a Long-Lived Marine Invertebrate: the Octocoral Paramuricea clavata. Ecology 88: 918-928.

Starr, R., Sala, E., Ballesteros, E., Zabala, M. (2007) Spatial dynamics of the Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) in a Caribbean atoll. Marine Ecology Progress Series 343: 239-249.

Teixido, N., Garrabou, J., Gutt, J., Arntz, WE. (2007) Impact of iceberg disturbance and successional spatial patterns: the case of the deep Antarctic benthic communities. Ecosystems 10: 143-158.

2006

Arntz, W.E., Thatje, S., Linse, K., Avila, C., Ballesteros, M., Barnes, D.K.A., Cope, T., Cristobo Rodríguez, F.J., De Broyer, C., Gutt, J., Isla, E., López-González, P., Montiel, A., Munilla, T., Ramos Esplá, A., Raupach, M., Rauschert, M., Rodriguez, E., Teixidó, N. (2006) Missing link in the Southern Ocean: sampling the marine benthic fauna of remote Bouvet Island. Polar Biol 29: 83-96.

Calderon, I., Garrabou, J., Aurelle, D. (2006) Evaluation of the utility of COI and ITS markers as tools for population genetic studies of temperate gorgonians. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 336: 184-197.

Cebrian, E. & Uriz, M.J. (2006) A facilitation example involving sponges: grazing on fleshy seaweeds by sea urchins enhances Cliona viridis abundance. Marine Ecology Progress Series 323: 83-89.

Cebrian, E., Martí, R., Agell, G., Uriz, M.J. (2006) Response to heavy metal pollution of the Mediterranean sponge Chondrosia reniformis Nardo. Environmental Pollution 141: 452-458.

Coma, R., Linares, C., Ribes, M., Diaz, D., Garrabou, J., Ballesteros, E. (2006) Consequences of a mass mortality event on the populations of the gorgonian Eunicella singularis (Cnidaria: Octocorallia) in Menorca (Balearic Islands, NW Mediterranean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 327: 51-60.

Gili, J.M., Palanques, A., Arntz, W.E., Clarke, A., Dayton, P.K., Orejas, C., Isla, E., Teixidó, N., Rossi, S., López, P. (2006) A unique assemblage of epibenthic sessile suspension feeders with archaic features in the high-Antarctic. Deep Sea Research II 53: 1029-1052.

Gili, J.M., Rossi, S., Pagès, F., Orejas, C., Teixidó, N., López-González, P.J., Arntz, W.E. (2006) A new trophic link between the pelagic and benthic systems on the Antarctic shelf. Marine Ecology Progress Series 322: 43-49.

Guerao, G., Díaz, D., Abelló P. (2006) Morphology of puerulus and post-puerulus stages of the spiny loster Palinurus mauritanicus (Decapoda:Palinuridae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 26(4), 480-494.

Gutt, J., Arntz, W.E., Fricke, A., Teixidó, N. (2006) Macro-epibenthos at Bouvet Island: a biological "cold-spot" on a geological "hot-spot". Polar Biology 29: 97-105.

Hereu, B. (2006) Depletion on palatable algae by sea urchins and fishes in a Mediterranean subtidal community. Marine Ecology Progress Series 33: 95-103.

Isla, E., Palanques, A., Gerdes, D., Arntz, W.E., Teixidó, N., Puig, P. (2006) The frozen rivers of Antarctica: coastal particle fluxes feed deep-sea benthos. Polar Biology 29: 249-256.

Raventós, N., Macpherson, E., Garcia-Rubies, A. (2006) Effect of a brine discharge from a desalination plant on macrobenthos communities in the NW Mediterranean. Marine Environmental Research 62: 1-14 (A).

Rossi, S., Gili, J.M., Coma, R., Linares, C., Gori, A., Vert. N. (2006) Temporal variation in protein,carbohydrate and lipid concentrations in Paramuricea clavata (Anthozoa, Octocorallia): evidence for summer-autumn feeding constraints. Marine Biology 149: 643-651.

Sala, E. (2006) Top predators provide insurance against climate change. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21: 479-480.

Teixidó, N., Gili, J.M., Urizm M.J., Gutt, J., Arntz, W. (2006) Observations of asexual reproductive strategies in Antarctic hexactinellid sponges from ROV video records. Deep Sea Research II: 972-984.

Uriz, M.J & Cebrian, E. (2006) Presence of the genus Petrosaspongia Bergquist, 1995 (Porifera: Demospongiae) in the Atlantic with description of a new species. Zootaxa 1209: 61-68.

Worm, B., Barbier, E.B., Beaumont, N., Duffy, J.E., Folke, C., Halpern, B.S., Jackson, J.B.C., Lotze, H.K., Micheli, F., Palumbi, S.R., Sala, E., Selkoe, K.A., Stachowicz, J.J., Watson, R. (2006) Effects of biodiversity loss on ocean ecosystem services. Science 314: 787-790.

2005

Arntz, W.E., Thatje, S., Gerdes, D., Gutt, J., Jacob, U., Montiel, A., Orejas, C., Teixidó, N. (2005) The Antarctic-Magellan connection: macrobenthos ecology on the shelf and upper slope, a progress report. Scie Mar 69 (Suppl 2): 237-269.

Ballesteros, E., Cebrian, E., Garcia-Rubies, A., Alcoverro, T., Romero, J., Font, X. (2005) Pseudovivipary, a new form of asexual reproduction in the seagrass Posidonia oceanica. Botanica Marina 48: 175-177.

Díaz, D., Zabala, M., Linares, C., Hereu, B., Abelló, P. (2005) Increased predation of juvenile European spiny lobster (Palinurus elephas) in a Marine Protected Area. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39: 447-453.

Hereu, B. (2005) Movements pattern of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus in the NW Mediterranean. Marine Ecology 26: 54-62.

Hereu. B., Zabala, M., Linares, C., Sala, E. (2005) The effects of predator abundance and habitat structural complexity on survival of juvenile sea urchins. Marine Biology 146: 293-299.

Linares, C., Coma, R., Diaz, D., Zabala, M., Hereu, B., Dantart, L. (2005) Immediate and delayed effects of a mass mortality event on gorgonian population dynamics and benthic community structure in the NW Mediterranean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 305: 127-137.

Torrents, O., Garrabou, J., Harmelin, J.G., Marschal (2005) Age and size at first reproduction in the precious red coral Corallium rubrum. Biological Conservation 121: 391-397.

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