J Bascompte

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric coevolutionary networks facilitate biodiversity maintenance
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Science 312:431-3. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Aggregate statistical measures and metapopulation dynamics
    J Bascompte
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California at Santa Barbara, 735 State St Suite 300, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 3351, U S A
    J Theor Biol 209:373-9. 2001
  3. pmc The assembly and disassembly of ecological networks
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, c Americo Vespucio s n, 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1781-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A probabilistic model of reserve design
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC Apdo 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    J Theor Biol 247:205-11. 2007
  5. pmc The more food webs change, the more they stay the same
    Kevin Shear McCann
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1789-801. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Disentangling the web of life
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Calle Américo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Science 325:416-9. 2009
  7. pmc Interaction strength combinations and the overfishing of a marine food web
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado Postal 1056, E 41080 Seville, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:5443-7. 2005
  8. pmc The nested assembly of plant-animal mutualistic networks
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:9383-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Non-random coextinctions in phylogenetically structured mutualistic networks
    Enrico L Rezende
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Apdo 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Nature 448:925-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Understanding food-web persistence from local to global scales
    Daniel B Stouffer
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, c Americo Vespucio s n, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecol Lett 13:154-61. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric coevolutionary networks facilitate biodiversity maintenance
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Science 312:431-3. 2006
    ..By using a simple dynamical model, we showed that asymmetries inherent in coevolutionary networks may enhance long-term coexistence and facilitate biodiversity maintenance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Aggregate statistical measures and metapopulation dynamics
    J Bascompte
    National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California at Santa Barbara, 735 State St Suite 300, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 3351, U S A
    J Theor Biol 209:373-9. 2001
    ..I proceed by testing how well spatial complexities from a spatially explicit simulation can be encapsulated by such an aggregate statistical measure...
  3. pmc The assembly and disassembly of ecological networks
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, c Americo Vespucio s n, 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1781-7. 2009
    ..We conclude by emphasizing some general rules of thumb that can help in building a comprehensive framework to understand the responses of ecological networks to global change...
  4. ncbi request reprint A probabilistic model of reserve design
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC Apdo 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    J Theor Biol 247:205-11. 2007
    ..We proceed by numerically exploring the robustness of our analytic results when departing from the neutral assumption of identical colonization probabilities across species...
  5. pmc The more food webs change, the more they stay the same
    Kevin Shear McCann
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1789-801. 2009
    ..We argue that the next major frontier in food-web theory and applied food-web ecology must consider the influence of variability on food-web structure...
  6. doi request reprint Disentangling the web of life
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Calle Américo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Science 325:416-9. 2009
    ..Understanding how the responses of pairwise interactions scale to entire assemblages remains one of the great challenges that must be met as society faces global ecosystem change...
  7. pmc Interaction strength combinations and the overfishing of a marine food web
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado Postal 1056, E 41080 Seville, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:5443-7. 2005
    ..However, fishing selectively removes predators that are overrepresented in strongly interacting chains. Hence, the potential for strong community-wide effects remains a threat...
  8. pmc The nested assembly of plant-animal mutualistic networks
    Jordi Bascompte
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Apartado 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:9383-7. 2003
    ..Our results indicate a nonrandom pattern of community organization that may be relevant for our understanding of the organization and persistence of biodiversity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Non-random coextinctions in phylogenetically structured mutualistic networks
    Enrico L Rezende
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Apdo 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Nature 448:925-8. 2007
    ..Our results emphasize how the simultaneous consideration of phylogenetic information and network architecture can contribute to our understanding of the structure and fate of species-rich communities...
  10. doi request reprint Understanding food-web persistence from local to global scales
    Daniel B Stouffer
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, c Americo Vespucio s n, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecol Lett 13:154-61. 2010
    ..As a consequence, we demonstrate that there may be significant dynamic justifications for empirically-observed food-web structure...
  11. doi request reprint Nestedness versus modularity in ecological networks: two sides of the same coin?
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cieitificas, Calle Américo Vespucio s n, Seville, Spain
    J Anim Ecol 79:811-7. 2010
    ..6. A better understanding of the relationship between nestedness and modularity is important given their potential implications on the dynamics and stability of ecological communities...
  12. ncbi request reprint The roosting spatial network of a bird-predator bat
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Avenida M Luisa s n, 41013 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecology 90:934-44. 2009
    ..Network analysis can hence be applied to quantifying the conservation status of individual trees used by species depending on hollows for shelter...
  13. doi request reprint Spatial mating networks in insect-pollinated plants
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Apdo 1056, E 41080 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecol Lett 11:490-8. 2008
    ..This increases gene flow across the entire population, reducing its genetic structure, and potentially decreasing the role of genetic drift...
  14. pmc Spatial network structure and amphibian persistence in stochastic environments
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Apdo 1056, 41080 Seville, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 273:1429-34. 2006
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  15. pmc Compartmentalization increases food-web persistence
    Daniel B Stouffer
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, 41092 Seville, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:3648-52. 2011
    ..This contribution to persistence is greater the more complex the food web, which helps to reconcile the simultaneous complexity and stability of natural communities...
  16. doi request reprint Compartments in a marine food web associated with phylogeny, body mass, and habitat structure
    Enrico L Rezende
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, CSIC, Americo Vespucio s n, E 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Ecol Lett 12:779-88. 2009
    ..Current overfishing of sharks has the potential to change the structural properties, which might eventually affect the stability of the food web...
  17. pmc Networks of spatial genetic variation across species
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Integrative Ecology Group, Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Americo Vespucio s n, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:19044-9. 2009
    ..This variation creates a tremendous challenge for the prioritization of patches to conserve the genetic variation of multispecies assemblages...
  18. ncbi request reprint The smallest of all worlds: pollination networks
    Jens M Olesen
    Department of Biology Ecology and Genetics, University of Aarhus, Ny Munkegade Block 1540, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Theor Biol 240:270-6. 2006
    ..Species in pollination networks are much more densely linked than species in traditional food webs, i.e. they have a higher density of links, a shorter distance between species, and species are more clustered...
  19. ncbi request reprint Temporal dynamics in a pollination network
    Jens M Olesen
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Ecology 89:1573-82. 2008
    ..Second, we looked for the ecological properties most likely to be mediating this dynamical process and found that both abundance and phenophase length were important determinants of the number of links per species...
  20. ncbi request reprint Habitat loss and the structure of plant-animal mutualistic networks
    Miguel A Fortuna
    Ecol Lett 9:281-6. 2006
    ..There is a destruction threshold at which the community collapses. Our model is the first attempt to describe the dynamics of whole mutualistic metacommunities interacting in realistic ways...
  21. ncbi request reprint Build-up mechanisms determining the topology of mutualistic networks
    Paulo R Guimarães
    Programa de Pos Graduacao em Ecologia, Insituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas 6109, 13083 970 Campinas, SP, Brazil
    J Theor Biol 249:181-9. 2007
    ..Our results provide a simple interpretation for the truncations commonly observed in the degree distributions of mutualistic networks that complements previous ones based on biological effects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Metapopulation models for extinction threshold in spatially correlated landscapes
    Otso Ovaskainen
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Ecology and Systematics, Arkadiankatu 7, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    J Theor Biol 215:95-108. 2002
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  23. pmc The modularity of pollination networks
    Jens M Olesen
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Ny Munkegade Block 1540, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19891-6. 2007
    ..If these key species go extinct, modules and networks may break apart and initiate cascades of extinction. Thus, species serving as hubs and connectors should receive high conservation priorities...