Mediterranean rocky benthic communities face to global change

 

Research outputs

Field trips

  • 2010 Reserva Marina de las Islas Columbretes: spring and fall
  • 2010 Parc Natural Montgri, les illes Medes i Baix Ter: spring and fall
  • 2010 Parc Natural de Cap de Creus: spring and fall
  • 2011 Parc Natural de Cap de Creus: spring
  • 2011 Parc Natural Montgri, les illes Medes i Baix Ter: spring
  • 2011 Reserva Marina de las Islas Columbretes: spring

Papers

  • Kipson S, Fourt M, Teixido N, Cebrian E, Casas E, Ballesteros E, Zabala M, Garrabou J (Submitted) Rapid Biodiversity Assessment and Monitoring Method for Highly Diverse Benthic Communities: a Case Study of Mediterranean Coralligenous Outcrops. PLoS ONE
  • Crisci, C., Bensoussan, N, Romano, J.C., Garrabou, J. (Submitted) Temperature anomalies and mortality events in marine communities: insights on factors behind differential mortality impacts in the NW Mediterranean. PLoS ONE
  • Navarro, L., Ballesteros, E., Linares, C., Hereu, B. (Submitted) 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
  • Linares, C., Garrabou, J., Hereu, B., Diaz, D., Marschal, C., Sala, E., Zabala, M. (in press) Beyond fishes: assessing the effectiveness of marine reserves on unsustainably harvested long-lived sessile invertebrates. Conservation Biology
  • 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: 1-13
  • 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
  • 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

Scientific meetings

  • Teixidó N, Casas-Güell E, Cebrián E, Garrabou J, Harmelin J G, Kipson S, Linares C (2011) Integrating life-history traits and biodiversity patterns of coralligenous communities in the NW Mediterranean Sea. World Conference on Marine Biodiversity,26-30 September 2011, Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
  • Linares, C., Garrabou, J., Bally, M., Bensoussan, N., Casas, E., Cebrian, E., Crisci, C., Hereu, B., Kipson, S., Kersting, D., La Rivière, M., Ledoux, J.B., Teixidó, N. (2011) Climate-induced mortalities on Mediterranean benthic communities: lessons learned and future research. World Conference on Marine Biodiversity, 26-30 September 2011 Aberdeen, Scotland (UK).
  • Ledoux J.B. (2011) Evolutionary conservation biology of the Mediterranean coralligenous communities. World conférence on Marine Biodiversity, 26-30 September 2011, Aberdeen, Scotland (UK).
  • Crisci, C., Bensousan, N., Romano, J.C., Garrabou, J. (2011) Links between positive temperature anomalies and unprecedented mass mortality events in coastal marine rocky benthic communities in the NW Mediterranean. Vulnerability of coastal ecosystems to global change and extreme events - At the crossroads of knowledge to the benefit of coastal and marine ecosystem services. 18 - 21 october 2011, Biarritz, France
  • Bensoussan N., Linares C., Cebrian E., Crisci, C., Kipson, S., Teixido, N., Romano, J.C., Bianchimani, O., Kersting DK., Lorente, A., Riera i Arago, V., Cadene, F., Laffon, JF., Payrot, J., Bachet, F., Charbonnel, E. Zuberer, F., Pairaud, I., Sartoretto, S., Bergere, H., Houard, T., Dominici, J.M., Harmelin, J.G., Garrabou, J. (2011) T-MedNet: a temperature network for high resolution and long term monitoring of Mediterranean coastal waters stratification. Vulnerability of coastal ecosystems to global change and extreme events - At the crossroads of knowledge to the benefit of coastal and marine ecosystem services. 18 - 21 october 2011, Biarritz, France
  • Kersting, D.K., Linares, C., Hereu, H., Teixidó, N., Zabala, M. (2010) La población de Cladocora caespitosa de la Bahía de l’Illa Grossa (Islas Columbretes). XVI SIEBM Simposio Ibérico de Estudios de Biología Marina, Alicante
  • Ledoux, J.B., Aurelle, D. Mokhtar-Jamai, K., Chenuil, A., Garrabou, J., Feral, J.P. (2010) Genetic subdivisions of the red coral (Corallium rubrum) in the mediterranean sea: evolutionary history and management implications. CIESM, Venice
  • Linares, C.  Assessing population risk for endangered species management. Ponente invitado, Summer Course, Universidad de Zaragoza.