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Ongoing manuscripts
  in rev. Rodríguez-Rodríguez, M.C., Jordano, P., and Valido, A. 2012. Components of pollination effectiveness and their consequences in insular pollinator assemblages. In rev., March 2012.
  in prep. Jordano, P. 2012. Fruits and frugivory. In: Gallagher, R.S. (ed.). Seeds: the ecology of regeneration of plant communities. 3rd edition. CABI, Wallingford, UK. July 2012.
  in rev. Bascompte, J. and Jordano, P. 2012. Mutualistic networks. Monographs in Population Biology Series. Princeton University Press, Princeton, USA. September 2012.
  in prep. M. Hagen, W.D. Kissling, C. Rasmussen, M.A.M. De Aguiar, L. Brown, D.W. Carstensen, I. Alves-Dos-Santos, Y.L. Dupont, F.K. Edwards, J. Genini, P.R. Guimarães Jr., G.B. Jenkins, P. Jordano, C.N. Kaiser-Bunbury, M. Ledger, K.P. Maia, F.M. Darcie Marquitti, Ó. Mclaughlin, L.P.C. Morellato, E.J. O’gorman, K. Trøjelsgaard, J.M. Tylianakis, M.M. Vidal, G. Woodward and J.M. Olesen. 2012. Ecological networks in a fragmented world. In press, April 2012.
  in rev. J.S. Markl, M. Schleuning, P.M. Forget, P. Jordano, J.E. Lambert, A. Traveset, SJ. Wright, and K. Böhning-Gaese. 2012. The impact of human disturbance on seed dispersal by animals: a review of evidence. In 2nd rev., April 2012.
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Rother, D., Pizo, M.A., Rodrigues, R.R., and Jordano, P. 2012. Demographic bottlenecks in tropical plant regeneration: a comparative analysis of causal inferences. In rev. March 2012.
  in prep.
Jordano, P. and Hampe, A. 2011. Plant dispersal: bridging the long and short of it. In prep. October 2011.
in prep.
Jordano, P., and J. Bascompte. 2011. Ecological correlates of interaction in complex plant-animal mutualistic networks. In prep., December 2011.
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Jordano, P. and Godoy, J.A. 2011. Extending the seed shadow: long-distance dispersal of tree seeds by frugivorous vertebrates. In prep., December 2011.
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Jordano, P. 2012. AFTERWORD to:
Manipulation of plant phenotypes by insects and insect-borne pathogens. By M.C. Mescher, in:"Host Manipulation by Parasites", ed D.P. Hughes, J. Brodeur and F. Thomas. Oxford University Press.
Preview here.

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capibaraSazima, C., Jordano, P., Guimarães Jr., P.R., dos Reis, S.F., and Sazima, I. 2012. Cleaning associations between birds and herbivorous mammals in Brazil: structure and complexity. Auk 129: 36−43.
doi: 10.1525/auk.2011.11144

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Forget, P.M., Jordano, P., Lambert, J.E., Böhning-Gaese, K., Traveset, A., and Wright, S.J. 2011. Frugivores and seed dispersal (1985–2010); the "seeds" dispersed, established and matured. Acta Oecologica 37: 517–52.
This is the preface to the AO special volume of the 5th International Symposium-Workshop on Frugivores and Seed Dispersal (1985-2010), Montpellier, France.
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Valido, A., Rodríguez-Rodríguez, M.C., and Jordano, P. (2011). Interacciones entre plantas y polinizadores en el Parque Nacional del Teide: consecuencias ecológicas de la introducción masiva de la abeja doméstica (Apis mellifera, Apidae). Pp.: 205-231 in MMARM (ed.). Proyectos de investigacion en Parques Nacionales. MARM, Madrid.
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Schupp, E.W. and Jordano, P. 2011.The full path of Janzen-Connell effects: genetic tracking of seeds to adult plant recruitment. Molecular Ecology 20: 3953-3955. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05202.x

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Guimarães Jr., P., Jordano, P. and Thompson, J.N. 2011. Evolution and coevolution in mutualistic networks. Ecology Letters 14: 877-885.
doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2011.01649.x

A commentary in Science Editor's Choice section (Sept 2, 2011; vol. 333: 1201) is here.

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Mello, M.A.R., Marquitti, F.M.D., Guimarães Jr., P.R., Kalko, E.K.V., Jordano, P. and Aguiar, M.A.M. 2011. The modularity of seed dispersal: differences iin structure and robustness between bat- and bird-fruit interaction networks. Oecologia 167: 131-140.
doi: 10.1007/s00442-011-1984-2

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Jordano, P., Forget, P.M., Lambert, J.E., Böhning-Gaese, K., Traveset, A., and Wright, S.J. 2011. Frugivores and seed dispersal: mechanisms and consequences for biodiversity of a key ecological interaction. Biology Letters 7: 321-323.

This is a meeting report of the 5th International Symposium-Workshop on Frugivores and Seed Dispersal (1985-2010) in Montpellier, France.

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JEB_colorsValido, A., Schaefer, H.M. and Jordano, P. 2011.Colour, design, and reward: phenotypic integration of fleshy fruit displays. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24: 751-760.
doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2010.02206.x

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Mello, M.A.R., Marquitti, F.M.D., Guimarães Jr., P.R., Kalko, E.K.V., Jordano, P. and Aguiar, M.A.M. 2011. The missing part of seed dispersal networks: structure and robustness of bat-fruit interactions. PLoS One 6(2): e17395.

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forbidden linksOlesen, J.M., Bascompte, J., Dupont, Y.L., Elberling, H. and Jordano, P. 2011. Missing and forbidden links in mutualistic networks. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences, 278: 725-732.
doi: 10.1098/rspb.2010.1371.
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BombyliusGómez, J.M., Jordano, P. and Perfectti, F. 2011.The functional consequences of mutualistic network architecture. PLoS One,6(1): e16143. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016143.

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Rodríguez-Sánchez, F., Hampe, A., Jordano, P. and Arroyo, J. 2010. Past tree range dynamics in the Iberian Peninsula inferred through phylogeography and palaeodistribution modelling: A review. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 162: 507-521. doi:10.1016/j.revpalbo.2010.03.008

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Jordano, P. and Galetti, M. 2010. Curso Latino Americano de frugivoría y dispersión de semillas. Ecosistemas 19 (3): 89-93. Septiembre 2010.
Brief presentation and overview of the 2010 field course.

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Verdú, M., Jordano, P. and Valiente-Banuet, A. 2010.The phylogenetic structure of plant facilitation networks changes with competition. Journal of Ecology 98: 1454–1461.
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dispersalJordano, P. 2010. Pollen, seeds, and genes: the movement ecology of plants. Heredity 105: 329-330.This is a comment on Richard Ennos' 1994 paper in Heredity: [Ennos RA (1994). Estimating the relative rates of pollen and seed migration among plant populations. Heredity 72: 250–259.]

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Bascompte, J., Aizen, M., Fontaine, C., Fortuna, M.A., Jordano, P., Lewinsohn, T.M., Memmott, J., Olesen, J.M., Petanidou, T., Rico-Gray, V., and Thompson, J.N. 2010. Symposium 6: Mutualistic netoworks. Reports from the ESA Annual Meeting. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, July 2010: 367-370.

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Fortuna, M.A., Stouffer, D.B., Olesen, J.M., Jordano, P., Mouillot, D., Krasnov, B.R., Poulin, R., and Bascompte, J. 2010. Nestedness versus modularity in ecological networks: two sides of the same coin?. Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 811-817.
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Schupp, E. W., Jordano, P. and Gómez, J.M. 2010. Seed dispersal effectiveness revisited: a conceptual review. New Phytologist 188: 333-353.
This is a Tansley Review for New Phytologist.
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Arroyo, J.M., Rigueiro, C., Rodríguez, R., Hampe, A., Valido, A., Rodríguez-Sánchez, F. and Jordano, P. 2010. Isolation and characterization of 20 microsatellite loci for laurel species (gen. Laurus, Lauraceae). American Journal of Botany [AJB Primer Notes & Protocols]: e26-e30. doi:10.3732/ajb.1000069




Jordano, P. 2010. Coevolution in multi-specific interactions among free-living species. Evolution: Education and Outreach 3: 40-46.
[EEOu Special issue on Coevolution]
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Prunus dispersalDíaz-Castelazo, C., Guimarães Jr., P.R., Jordano, P., Thompson, J.N., Marquis, R.J. and Rico-Gray, V. 2010. Changes of a mutualistic network over time: reanalysis over a 10-year period. Ecology 91: 793-801.

Photo: Cecilia Diaz-Castelazo. Camponotus planatus on Crotalaria extrafloral nectary.

96 smpdf Jordano, P., D. Vázquez y J. Bascompte. 2009. Redes complejas de interacciones planta-animal. En: Medel, R., Aizen, M., Zamora, R.(eds). Ecología y evolución de las interacciones planta-animal: conceptos y aplicaciones. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, Chile. Págs.: 17-41.


Prunus dispersalGarcía, C., P. Jordano, J.M. Arroyo and J.A. Godoy. 2009. Maternal genetic correlations in the seed rain: effects of frugivore activity in heterogeneous landscapes. Journal of Ecology 97: 1424–1435.

doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2009.01577.x
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Rigueiro, C., Arroyo, J.M., Valido, A. and Jordano, P. 2009. Isolation and characterization of 13 microsatellite loci for Neochamaelea pulverulenta (Cneoraceae). Molecular Ecology Resources 9: 1497-1500.
doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2009.02701.x
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García, C., Godoy, J.A., and Jordano, P. 2009. On gene dispersal studies in complex landscapes: a reply to the comment on García et al. (2005, 2007). Molecular Ecology 18, 4536–4540.
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Arroyo, J.M., Rodríguez, R., Rigueiro, C., Hampe, A. and Jordano, P. 2009. Isolation and characterization of 12 microsatellite loci for Rhamnus alaternus (Rhamnaceae). Molecular Ecology Resources 9: 1216-1218.
doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2009.02657.x


Carnicer, J., Jordano, P., and Melián, C. 2009. The temporal dynamics of resource use by frugivorous birds: a network approach. Ecology 90: 1958-1970.
doi: 10.1890/07-1939.1.

Faculty1000 Comment in Faculty1000.

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Rigueiro, C., Arroyo, J.M., Rodríguez, R., Hampe, A. and Jordano, P. 2009. Isolation and characterization of 16 polymorphic microsatellite loci for Frangula alnus (Rhamnaceae). Molecular Ecology Resources 9: 986-989.
doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2009.02527.x
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Melián, C.J., Bascompte, J., Jordano, P. and Krivan, V. 2009. Diversity in a complex ecological network with two interaction types. Oikos 118: 122-130.
doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2008.16751.x

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Krishna, A., Guimarães Jr., P.R., Jordano, P. and Bascompte, J. 2008. A neutral-niche theory of mutualistic networks. Oikos, 117: 1609-1618.


Zackanberg flowersOlesen, J.M., Bascompte, J., Elberling, H., and Jordano, P. 2008. Temporal dynamics in a pollination network. Ecology 89: 1573-1582.

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Bascompte, J. y Jordano, P. 2008. Redes mutualistas de especies. Investigación y Ciencia. September issue.


Carnicer, J., Abrams, P., and Jordano, P. 2008. Switching behavior, coexistence and diversification: contrasting empirical community-wide evidence with theoretical predictions. Ecology Letters 11: 802-808.
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Hampe, A., García-Castaño, J.L., Schupp, E.W., and Jordano, P. 2008. Initial recruitment of vertebrate-dispersed woody plants: a spatially explicit analysis across years. Journal of Ecology, 96: 668-678.
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Almeida-Neto, M., Campassi, F., Galetti, M., Jordano, P. and Oliveira-Filho, A. 2008. Large-scale patterns of vertebrate dispersed fruits along the Atlantic Rain Forest. Global Ecology and Biogeography 17: 503-513.

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bigfruitsbigfruits2Guimarães Jr, P., Galetti, M. and Jordano, P. 2008. Seed dispersal anachronisms: rethinking the fruits extinct megafauna ate. PLOS One, 3(3): e1745.


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Olesen, J.M., Bascompte, J., Dupont, Y., and Jordano, P. 2007. The modularity of pollination networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 104: 19891-19896.
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Guimarães Jr., P. R., G. Machado, M.A.M. de Aguiar, P. Jordano, J. Bascompte, A. Pinheiro, S. F. dos Reis. 2007. Build-up mechanisms determining the topology of mutualistic networks. Journal of Theoretical Biology 249: 181-189.
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Carnicer, J., Brotons, Ll., Sol, D., Jordano, P. 2007. Community based processes behind species richness gradients: contrasting abundance-extinction dynamics and sampling effects in low- and high productivity areas. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 16: 709–719.
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Rezende E., Jordano P., y Bascompte J. 2007. Effects of phenotypic complementarity and phylogeny on the nested structure of mutualistic networks. Oikos 116: 1919-1929.
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Bascompte, J. and P. Jordano. 2007. The structure of plant-animal mutualistic networks: the architecture of biodiversity. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics, 38: 567-593.
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Donatti, C.I., Galetti, M., Pizo, M.A., Guimarães Jr., P.R., and Jordano, P. 2007. Living in the land of ghosts: Fruit traits and the importance of large mammals as seed dispersers in the Pantanal, Brazil. Pages 104-123 in: Dennis, A., Green, R., Schupp, E.W., and Wescott, D. (eds.). Frugivory and seed dispersal: theory and applications in a changing world. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau International, Wallingford, UK.

A sample of chapter (including the book table of contents) is here.
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Godínez, H. and Jordano, P. 2007. Seed dispersal by frugivores: An empirical approach to analyze their demographic consequences. Pages 391-406 in: Dennis, A., Green, R., Schupp, E.W., and Wescott, D. (eds.). Frugivory and seed dispersal: theory and applications in a changing world. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau International, Wallingford, UK.

A sample of chapter (including the book table of contents) is here.
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Jordano, P. 2007. Frugivores, seeds and genes: analysing the key elements of seed shadows. Pages 229-251 in: Dennis, A., Green, R., Schupp, E.W., and Wescott, D. (eds.). Frugivory and seed dispersal: theory and applications in a changing world. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau International, Wallingford, UK.

A sample of chapter (including the book table of contents) is here.
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Rezende, E., Lavabre, J., Guimarães Jr., P.R., Jordano, P. and Bascompte, J. 2007. Non-random coextinctions in phylogenetically structured mutualistic networks. Nature 448: 925-928.
Supplementary material is here: smpdf and here (.xls file). The acompanying comment in 'News and Views' section is here.



García, C., P. Jordano and J.A. Godoy. 2007. Contemporary pollen and seed dispersal in a Prunus mahaleb population: patterns in distance and direction. Molecular Ecology, 16: 1947-1955.
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Sagnard, F., C. Pichot, P. Dreyfus, P. Jordano, and B. Fady. 2007. Modelling seed dispersal to predict seedling recruitment: recolonization dynamics in a plantation forest. Ecological Modelling, 203: 464-474.


Duminil, J., Fineschi, S., Hampe, A., Jordano, P., Salvini, D., Vendramin, G.G., and Petit, R.J. 2007. Can plant population genetic structure be predicted from life history traits? American Naturalist 169: 662-672.



Jordano, P., C. García, J.A. Godoy, and J.L. García-Castaño. 2007. Differential contribution of frugivores to complex seed dispersal patterns. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences USA, 104: 3278-3282.

The acompanying comment in 'Perspectives in Science' section of Science journal is here. The commentary in Science Editor's Choice is here.
A comment appeared in Current Biology is here.



Bascompte, J., Jordano, P., and J.M. Olesen. 2006. Response to Comment on ‘‘Asymmetric Coevolutionary Networks Facilitate Biodiversity Maintenance’’. Science 313: 1887c.

The acompanying technical comment by Holland et al. is here.
The pdf file includes Supplementary Material.


García-Castaño, J.L., Jordano, P. and Kollmann, J. 2006. Spatial variation of post-dispersal seed removal by rodents in highland microhabitats of Spain and Switzerland. Seed Science Research, 16: 213-222.
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Jordano, P., M. Galetti, M.A. Pizo, and W.R. Silva. 2006. Ligando frugivoria e dispersão de sementes à biologia da conservação. Pages 411-436, In:Duarte, C.F., Bergallo, H.G., Dos Santos, M.A., and Va, A.E. (eds.). Biologia da conservação: essências. Editorial Rima, São Paulo, Brasil.


Olesen, J.M., Bascompte, J., Dupont, Y., and Jordano, P. 2006. The smallest of all worlds: pollination networks. Journal of Theoretical Biology 240: 270-276.
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Galetti, M., Donatti, C.I., Pires, A., Guimarães Jr, P.R. and Jordano, P. 2006. Seed survival and dispersal of an endemic Atlantic forest palm: the combined effects of defaunation and forest fragmentation. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 151: 141-149.




strengthBascompte, J., Jordano, P., and J.M. Olesen. 2006. Asymmetric coevolutionary networks facilitate biodiversity maintenance. Science 312: 431-433.
The pdf file includes Supplementary Material.

The acompanying comment by John N. Thompson in 'Perspectives in Science' is here.
faculty1000 Comment in Faculty1000.



Bascompte, J. and Jordano, P. 2006. The structure of plant-animal mutualistic networks. In: Pascual, M. and Dunne, J. (eds.). Ecological networks. Linking structure to dynamics in food webs. Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity. Oxford University Press, Oxford, US. Pages: 143-159.


Lewinsohn, T. M., Prado, P., Jordano, P., Bascompte, J. & Olesen, J. M. 2006. Structure in plant-animal interaction assemblages. Oikos 113: 174-184.
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Jordano, P., Bascompte, J. and Olesen, J.M. 2006. The ecological consequences of complex topology and nested structure in pollination webs. In: Waser, N.M. and J. Ollerton (eds.). Specialization and generalization in plant-pollinator interactions. University of Chicago Press, EEUU. Pages: 173-199.

Vázquez, D.P., Morris, W.F., and Jordano, P. 2005. Interaction frequency as a surrogate for the total effect of animal mutualists on plants. Ecology Letters, 8: 1088-1094.

Melián, C.J., Bascompte, J., and Jordano, P. 2005. Spatial structure and dynamics in a marine food web. Pages 19-24 in Belgrano, A., Scharler, U., Dunne, J., and Ulanowicz, R., eds. Aquatic Food Webs: an Ecosystem Approach. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Mello, M.A.R., Leiner, N.O., Guimarães Jr, P.R., Jordano, P. 2005. Size-based fruit selection of Calophyllum brasiliense (Clusiaceae) by bats of the genus Artibeus (Phyllostomidae) in a Restinga area, southeastern Brazil. Acta Chiropterologica, 7: 179-182.

García, C., Arroyo, J.M., Godoy, J.A. and P. Jordano. 2005. Mating patterns, pollen dispersal, and the ecological maternal neighbourhood in a Prunus mahaleb L. population. Molecular Ecology 14: 1821-1830.

Guimarães Jr., P.R., de Aguiar, M.A.M., Bascompte, J., Jordano, P., and Furtado dos Reis, S. 2005. Random initial condition in small Barabasi-Albert networks and deviations from the scale-free behavior. Physical Review E, 71: 037101.

Jordano, P., Pulido, F., Arroyo, J., García-Castaño, J.L. y García-Fayos, P. 2004. Procesos de limitación demográfica. En: Valladares, F. (ed.). Ecología del bosque mediterráneo en un mundo cambiante. Págs. 229-248. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, EGRAF, S.A., Madrid. ISBN: 84-8014-552-8. A pdf version of this book can be found in the GLOBIMED site.

Arroyo, J., Carrión, J.S., Hampe, A. y Jordano, P. 2004. La distribución de especies a diferentes escalas espacio-temporales. En: Valladares, F. (ed.). Ecología del bosque mediterráneo en un mundo cambiante. Págs. 27-67. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, EGRAF, S.A., Madrid. ISBN: 84-8014-552-8. A pdf version of this book can be found in the GLOBIMED site.
Marañón, T., Camarero, J.J., Castro, J., Díaz, M., Espelta, J.M., Hampe, A., Jordano, P., Valladares, F., Verdú, M. y Zamora, R. 2004. Heterogeneidad ambiental y nichos de regeneración. En: Valladares, F. (ed.). Ecología del bosque mediterráneo en un mundo cambiante. Págs. 69-99. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, EGRAF, S.A., Madrid. ISBN: 84-8014-552-8. A pdf version of this book can be found in the GLOBIMED site.
Hampe, A., J. Arroyo, P. Jordano, and R.J. Petit. 2003. Rangewide phylogeography of a bird-dispersed Eurasian shrub: contrasting Mediterranean and temperate glacial refugia. Molecular Ecology 12: 3415-3426.
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Bascompte, J., Jordano, P., Melián, C.J., and J.M. Olesen. 2003. The nested assembly of plant-animal mutualistic networks. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences USA 100: 9383-9387.


Jordano, P., J. Bascompte and J.M. Olesen. 2003. Invariant properties in coevolutionary networks of plant-animal interactions. Ecology Letters 6: 69-81.

Olesen, J. and P. Jordano. 2002. Geographic patterns in plant-pollinator mutualistic networks. Ecology 83: 2416-2424.
Jordano, P. and J.A. Godoy. 2002
Frugivore-generated seed shadows: a landscape view of demographic and genetic effects
Pages 305-321 in: Levey, D.J., Silva, W.R. and M. Galetti (eds.). Seed dispersal and frugivory: ecology, evolution and conservation
CAB International International, Wallingford, UK.

Jordano, P., R. Zamora, T. Marañón and J. Arroyo. 2002
Claves ecológicas para la restauración del bosque mediterráneo. Aspectos demográficos, ecofisiológicos y genéticos
Ecosistemas 11.

Jordano, P., R. Zamora, T. Marañón and J. Arroyo. 2001
Ecological and demographic research in Mediterranean forests of Southern Spain: applications to conservation and restoration
Pages 377-381 in: Radoglou, K. (ed.). Proc. Int. Conf. on Forest Research: A challenge for an integrated European approach. NAGREF, Forest Research Institute, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Godoy, J.A. and P. Jordano. 2001
Seed dispersal by animals: exact tracking of the source trees with endocarp DNA microsatellites
Molecular Ecology 10: 2275-2283.
Jordano, P. 2001
Conectando la ecología de la reproducción con el reclutamiento poblacional de especies leñosas Mediterráneas
In: Zamora, R. and F. Pugnaire (eds.). Aspectos funcionales de los ecosistemas Mediterráneos. Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid
Pages: 183-211.

Jordano, P. 2000
Chapter 6: Fruits and frugivory. In: Fenner, M. (ed.). Seeds: the ecology of regeneration in natural plant communities
2nd Edition. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau International, Wallingford, UK
Pages 125-166.



Jordano, P. and E. W. Schupp. 2000
Determinants of seed disperser effectiveness: the quantity component and patterns of seed rain for Prunus mahaleb
Ecological Monographs
70: 591-615.
García, D., R. Zamora, J.M. Gómez, P. Jordano and J.A. Hódar. 2000
Geographical variation in seed viability in Juniperus communis throughout the Palaearctic: distribution and operational reproductive limits in Mediterranean high-mountains
Journal of Ecology 88: 435-446.

Jordano, P. and J.A. Godoy. 2000
RAPD variation and population genetic structure of Prunus mahaleb, an animal-dispersed tree
Molecular Ecology. 9: 1293-1305.

Herrera, C.M., Jordano, P., Guitián, J. y Traveset, A. 1998
Annual variability in seed production by woody plants and the masting concept: reassessment of principles and relationship to pollination and seed dispersal
American Naturalist 152: 576-594.
Villar, R., Veneklaas, E.J., Jordano, P., Lambers, H. 1998
Relative growth rate and biomass allocation in 20 Aegilops species
New Phytologist 140: 425-437.
Jordano, P. and C. M. Herrera. 1995
Shuffling the offspring: uncoupling and spatial discordance of multiple stages in vertebrate seed dispersal
Écoscience 2: 230-237.


Jordano, P. 1995
Frugivore-mediated selection on fruit and seed size: birds and St. Lucie's cherry, Prunus mahaleb
Ecology 76: 2627-2639.


Jordano, P. 1995
Angiosperm fleshy fruits and seed dispersers: a comparative analysis of adaptation and constraints in plant-animal interactions
American Naturalist 145: 163-191.

Herrera, C. M., P. Jordano, L. López Soria and J. A. Amat. 1994
Recruitment of a mast-fruiting, bird-dispersed tree: bridging frugivore activity and seedling establishment
Ecological Monographs 64: 315-344.


Jordano, P. 1994
Spatial and temporal variation in the avian-frugivore assemblage of Prunus mahaleb: patterns and consequences
Oikos 71: 479-491.

Jordano, P. 1993
Geographical ecology and variation of plant-seed disperser interactions: southern Spanish junipers and frugivorous thrushes
In: Estrada, A. and T.H. Fleming (eds.). Frugivory and seed dispersal: ecological and evolutionary aspects. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Pages 85-104.

Note: also available in: Vegetatio 107/108 (1993).

Jordano, P. 1993
Pollination biology of Prunus mahaleb L.: deferred consequences of gender variation for fecundity and seed size
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 50: 65-84.

Jordano, P. 1992
Chapter 5: Fruits and frugivory
In: Fenner, M. (ed.). Seeds: the ecology of regeneration in natural plant communities. Commonwealth Agricultural Bureau International, Wallingford, Gran Bretaña
Pages 105-156
Note: The 2nd edition of this book has been published in 2000.
Jordano, P. 1991
Gender variation and expression of monoecy in Juniperus phoenicea (L.)(Cupressaceae)
Botanical Gazette 152: 476-485.
Jordano, P. 1990
Utilización de los frutos de Pistacia lentiscus (Anacardiaceae) por el Verderón común (Carduelis chloris)
In: Arias, L. Recuerda, P. Redondo, T. (eds.). Principios en etología. Actas I Cong. Nac. Etología. Publicaciones del Monte de Piedad y Caja Ahorros de Córdoba
Pages 145-153.
Jordano, P. 1990
Biología de la reproducción de tres especies del género Lonicera (Caprifoliaceae) en la Sierra de Cazorla
Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 48: 31-52.

Jordano, P. 1989
Pre-dispersal biology of Pistacia lentiscus (Anacardiaceae): cumulative effects on seed removal by birds
Oikos 55: 375-386.

Jordano, P. 1989
Variación de la dieta frugívora otoño-invernal del Petirrojo (Erithacus rubecula): efectos sobre la condición corporal
Ardeola 36: 161-183.
Jordano, P. 1988
Polinización y variabilidad de la producción de semillas en Pistacia lentiscus L. (Anacardiaceae)
Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 45: 213-231.
Jordano, P. 1988
Diet, fruit choice and variation in body condition of frugivorous warblers in mediterranean scrubland
Ardea 76: 193-209.
Jordano, P. 1987
Frugivory, external morphology and digestive system in mediterranean sylviid warblers Sylvia spp
Ibis 129: 175-189.


Jordano, P. 1987
Avian fruit removal: effects of fruit variation, crop size, and insect damage
Ecology 68: 1711-1723.

Jordano, P. 1987
Patterns of mutualistic interactions in pollination and seed dispersal: connectance, dependence asymmetries, and coevolution
American Naturalist 129: 657-677.
Amat, J., Díaz Paniagua, C., Herrera, C.M., Jordano, P., Obeso, J.R., Soriguer, R.C. 1985
Criterios de valoración de zonas húmedas de importancia nacional y regional en función de las aves acuáticas
Monografías ICONA, núm. 35, Madrid. 79 pages.
Jordano, P. 1984
Seed weight variation and differential avian dispersal in blackberries Rubus ulmifolius
Oikos 43: 149-153.
Jordano, P. 1983
Fig-seed predation and dispersal by birds
Biotropica 15: 38-41.
Jordano, P. 1982
Migrant birds are the main seed dispersers of blackberries in southern Spain
Oikos 38: 183-193.
Jordano, P. and C. M. Herrera. 1981
The frugivorous diet of blackcap populations Sylvia atricapilla wintering in southern Spain
Ibis 123: 502-507.

Herrera, C. M. and P. Jordano. 1981
Prunus mahaleb and birds: the high efficiency seed dispersal system of a temperate fruiting tree
Ecological Monographs 51: 203-21.
Other scientific publications

12. López-Jurado L.F., Jordano, P., Ruiz, M. 1978. Ecología de una población insular mediterránea del Eslizón Ibérico, Chalcides bedriagai (Sauria, Scincidae). Doñana Acta Vertebrata 5: 19-34.

11. Jordano P., López-Jurado, L.F., Ruiz, M. 1980. Mecanismos de regulación de la temperatura corporal en el Eslizón Ibérico (Chalcides bedriagai). Actas I Reunión Iberoamericana de Zoología de Vertebrados, pages 379-384.

10. Torres J.A., Jordano, P., Villasante, J. 1980. Estructura y dinámica temporal de una colonia de Buitre Negro, Aegypius monachus, en Sierra Morena central (Córdoba). Boletín de la Estación Central de Ecología 9: 67-72.

9. Jordano, P. 1981. Relaciones interespecíficas y coexistencia entre el Aguila Real (Aquila chrysaetos) y el Aguila Perdicera (Hieraaetus fasciatus) en Sierra Morena central. Ardeola 28: 67-88.

8. Jordano, P. y Torres, J.A. 1981. Importancia de la estructura de la vegetación en la selección del hábitat para la nidificación en una comunidad de rapaces diurnas mediterráneas Ardeola 28: 51-66.

7. Jordano, P. 1981. Alimentación y relaciones tróficas entre los paseriformes en paso otoñal por una localidad de Andalucía central. Doñana Acta Vertebrata 8: 103-124.

6. Torres, J.A., Jordano, P., León, A. 1981. Aves de presa diurnas de la provincia de Córdoba. Publ. Monte de Piedad y Caja de Ahorros de Córdoba. 130 pages.

5. Jordano, P. 1983. Correlaciones ecológicas del consumo de frutos por los paseriformes durante la migración otoñal. Alytes 1: 55-70.

4. Torres, J.A., Jordano, P., y León, A. 1984. Aves acuáticas de las lagunas y embalses de la provincia de Córdoba. Axerquía 12: 281-284.

3. Jordano, P. 1985. El ciclo anual de los paseriformes frugívoros en el matorral mediterráneo del sur de España: importancia de su invernada y variaciones interanuales. Ardeola 32: 69-94.

2. Jordano, P. 1986. Relaciones entre plantas y aves frugívoras en el matorral mediterráneo del área de Doñana. Publicaciones Tesis Doctorales y Tesinas, Universidad de Sevilla; pages, 25-30.

1. Jordano, P. 1987. Notas sobre la dieta no-insectívora de algunos Muscicapidae. Ardeola 34: 89-98.

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