Franck Courchamp

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Rare species are valued big time
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e5215. 2009
  2. pmc Fatal attraction: rare species in the spotlight
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Proc Biol Sci 276:1331-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Climate change, sea-level rise, and conservation: keeping island biodiversity afloat
    Franck Courchamp
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University of Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex 91405, France Electronic address
    Trends Ecol Evol 29:127-30. 2014
  4. pmc Rarity value and species extinction: the anthropogenic Allee effect
    Franck Courchamp
    Ecologie, Systématique, et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS Biol 4:e415. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Double Allee effects and extinction in the island fox
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University of Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex 91405, France
    Conserv Biol 21:1082-91. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Can bans stimulate wildlife trade?
    Philippe Rivalan
    University Paris Sud, Laboratoire Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Orsay F 91405, France
    Nature 447:529-30. 2007
  7. pmc Cat dilemma: too protected to escape trophy hunting?
    Lucille Palazy
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e22424. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Mammal invaders on islands: impact, control and control impact
    Franck Courchamp
    Université Paris Sud Bat 362 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 78:347-83. 2003
  9. pmc Climate change may boost the invasion of the Asian needle ant
    Cleo Bertelsmeier
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e75438. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Limited evidence for the demographic Allee effect from numerous species across taxa
    Stephen D Gregory
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Mixte de la Recherche CNRS UMR 7089, Universite Paris Sud XI, Batiment 362, Orsay 91405 Cedex, France
    Ecology 91:2151-61. 2010

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Publications21

  1. pmc Rare species are valued big time
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e5215. 2009
    ..Many hobbies, such as ecotourism or the keeping of exotic pets may cause this effect--known as the anthropogenic Allee effect. However, the entire theory relies on the insofar undemonstrated assumption that people do value rarity...
  2. pmc Fatal attraction: rare species in the spotlight
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Proc Biol Sci 276:1331-7. 2009
    ..This confirms the AAE as an actual process, which in addition concerns a large part of the population. This has important consequences for the conservation of species that are rare now, or that could become so in the future...
  3. ncbi request reprint Climate change, sea-level rise, and conservation: keeping island biodiversity afloat
    Franck Courchamp
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University of Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex 91405, France Electronic address
    Trends Ecol Evol 29:127-30. 2014
    ..Here, we argue that the full spectrum of climate change, especially sea-level rise and loss of suitable climatic conditions, should be rapidly integrated into island biodiversity research and management. ..
  4. pmc Rarity value and species extinction: the anthropogenic Allee effect
    Franck Courchamp
    Ecologie, Systématique, et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS Biol 4:e415. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Double Allee effects and extinction in the island fox
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University of Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex 91405, France
    Conserv Biol 21:1082-91. 2007
    ..Conservationists should also be aware of AEs when planning the release of captive foxes. More generally, our findings highlight the danger of overlooking AEs in the conservation of populations of rare or threatened species...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can bans stimulate wildlife trade?
    Philippe Rivalan
    University Paris Sud, Laboratoire Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Orsay F 91405, France
    Nature 447:529-30. 2007
  7. pmc Cat dilemma: too protected to escape trophy hunting?
    Lucille Palazy
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e22424. 2011
    ..This suggests an over-exploitation of trophy-hunted felids and the necessity of a better quota system coupled with reconsidered protection methods...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mammal invaders on islands: impact, control and control impact
    Franck Courchamp
    Université Paris Sud Bat 362 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 78:347-83. 2003
    ..In addition, long-term monitoring ofthe post-eradication ecosystem is crucial to assess success and prevent reinvasion...
  9. pmc Climate change may boost the invasion of the Asian needle ant
    Cleo Bertelsmeier
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e75438. 2013
    ..1%), Oceania (+75.1%), North America (+74.9%) and Asia (+62.7%). The results of our study suggest P. chinensis deserves increased attention, especially in the light of on-going climate change. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Limited evidence for the demographic Allee effect from numerous species across taxa
    Stephen D Gregory
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Mixte de la Recherche CNRS UMR 7089, Universite Paris Sud XI, Batiment 362, Orsay 91405 Cedex, France
    Ecology 91:2151-61. 2010
    ..We conclude that there is relatively high potential for demographic Allee effects in these 1198 time series but comparatively few observed cases, perhaps due to the influences of climate and measurement error...
  11. ncbi request reprint Coupling stable isotopes with bioenergetics to estimate interspecific interactions
    Stephane Caut
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    Ecol Appl 16:1893-900. 2006
    ..However, when coupled with other approaches, including bioenergetics, mechanistic models, and natural history, stable isotopes can be powerful tools in illuminating interspecific interactions and community dynamics...
  12. ncbi request reprint Are non-sexual models appropriate for predicting the impact of virus-vectored immunocontraception?
    Anne Deredec
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, Universite Paris Sud XI, Batiment 362, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    J Theor Biol 250:281-90. 2008
    ..Our analysis also shows that female-specific viruses generally give better results than male-specific ones, and suggests that virus choice should focus more on its sterilizing power rather than transmission efficiency...
  13. doi request reprint Safety in numbers: extinction arising from predator-driven Allee effects
    Stephen D Gregory
    Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    J Anim Ecol 79:511-4. 2010
    ..Although their findings will be sensitive to departures from their experimental protocol, this link between predation and population extinction could have important consequences for many prey species...
  14. doi request reprint Increase in quantity and quality of suitable areas for invasive species as climate changes
    Cleo Bertelsmeier
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University of Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex, 91405, France
    Conserv Biol 27:1458-67. 2013
    ..Incremento de la Cantidad y Calidad de Áreas Idóneas para Especies Invasoras a Medida que Cambia el Clima. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Removing protected populations to save endangered species
    Franck Courchamp
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, Université ParisSud, 91405 Orsay, France
    Science 302:1532. 2003
  16. pmc Will climate change promote future invasions?
    Celine Bellard
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Univ Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex, FR 91405, France
    Glob Chang Biol 19:3740-8. 2013
    ..Given the harmful impacts these invasive species currently have on ecosystems, these species will likely dramatically influence the future of biodiversity. ..
  17. pmc Do social groups prevent Allee effect related extinctions?: The case of wild dogs
    Elena Angulo
    Ecologie, Systematique and Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, University Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex, 91405, France
    Front Zool 10:11. 2013
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  18. pmc Golden eagles, feral pigs, and insular carnivores: how exotic species turn native predators into prey
    Gary W Roemer
    Department of Organismic Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:791-6. 2002
    ..The presence of exotic pigs led to major ecosystem shifts by indirectly causing predation to replace competition as the dominant force shaping these island communities...
  19. ncbi request reprint Invading parasitoids suffer no Allee effect: a manipulative field experiment
    Xavier Fauvergue
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, 400 Route des Chappes, 06903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
    Ecology 88:2392-403. 2007
    ..This is, to our knowledge, the first experimental test of the Allee effect in an invading parasitoid. It leads us to propose that a number of behavioral and life-history features of many parasitoids could protect them from Allee effects...
  20. ncbi request reprint Multiple Allee effects and population management
    Ludek Berec
    Department of Theoretical Ecology, Institute of Entomology, Biology Centre ASCR, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:185-91. 2007
    ..We suggest that more research is needed to assess the prevalence and interactions of multiple Allee effects, as failing to take them into account could have adverse consequences for the management of threatened or exploited populations...
  21. doi request reprint Achilles' heel of sociality revealed by energetic poverty trap in cursorial hunters
    Gregory S A Rasmussen
    Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Tubney House, Tubney, Abingdon OX13 5QL, United Kingdom
    Am Nat 172:508-18. 2008
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