Miguel Verdú

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Affiliation: University of Valencia
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Syndrome-driven diversification in a Mediterranean ecosystem
    Miguel Verdú
    CIDE CSIC, Campus IVIA, Carretera Montcada Náquera, Montcada, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 67:1756-66. 2013
  2. pmc Phylogenetic relatedness as a tool in restoration ecology: a meta-analysis
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CIDE, CSIC UV GV, Carretera Moncada Náquera, Km 4 5 Apartado Oficial, 46113 Moncada Valencia, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1761-7. 2012
  3. pmc The contribution of recombination to heterozygosity differs among plant evolutionary lineages and life-forms
    Juan P Jaramillo-Correa
    Departamento de Sistemas y Recursos Forestales, Centro de Investigación Forestal, CIFOR INIA, Carretera de La Coruna, ES 28040 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 10:22. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Age at maturity and diversification in woody angiosperms
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV, Camí de la Marjal s n Apartado Oficial, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 56:1352-61. 2002
  5. doi request reprint The nested assembly of plant facilitation networks prevents species extinctions
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas Universitat de València Generalitat Valenciana, Apartado Oficial 46470, Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Am Nat 172:751-60. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Burning phylogenies: fire, molecular evolutionary rates, and diversification
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apdo Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 61:2195-204. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Ovule discounting in an outcrossing, cryptically dioecious tree
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 60:2056-63. 2006
  8. pmc Similar gender dimorphism in the costs of reproduction across the geographic range of Fraxinus ornus
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Bot 99:183-91. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Tempo, mode and phylogenetic associations of relative embryo size evolution in angiosperms
    M Verdu
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, Albal, Valencia, Spain
    J Evol Biol 19:625-34. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Adaptive evolution of reproductive and vegetative traits driven by breeding systems
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Camí de la Marjal s n Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    New Phytol 169:409-17. 2006

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Syndrome-driven diversification in a Mediterranean ecosystem
    Miguel Verdú
    CIDE CSIC, Campus IVIA, Carretera Montcada Náquera, Montcada, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 67:1756-66. 2013
    ..The results provide an example of how the integration of the environmental filter in a dated phylogeny may recreate the local history of lineages and help to explain assembly processes in Mediterranean ecosystems...
  2. pmc Phylogenetic relatedness as a tool in restoration ecology: a meta-analysis
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CIDE, CSIC UV GV, Carretera Moncada Náquera, Km 4 5 Apartado Oficial, 46113 Moncada Valencia, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1761-7. 2012
    ..As a general rule, we can maximize the success of the nurse-based practices by increasing life-form disparity and phylogenetic distances between the neighbour and the facilitated plant...
  3. pmc The contribution of recombination to heterozygosity differs among plant evolutionary lineages and life-forms
    Juan P Jaramillo-Correa
    Departamento de Sistemas y Recursos Forestales, Centro de Investigación Forestal, CIFOR INIA, Carretera de La Coruna, ES 28040 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 10:22. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint Age at maturity and diversification in woody angiosperms
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV, Camí de la Marjal s n Apartado Oficial, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 56:1352-61. 2002
    ..Furthermore, this correlation is not a confounding effect of the association between age at maturity and other ecological factors that promote angiosperm diversification, such as pollination and seed dispersal systems...
  5. doi request reprint The nested assembly of plant facilitation networks prevents species extinctions
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas Universitat de València Generalitat Valenciana, Apartado Oficial 46470, Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Am Nat 172:751-60. 2008
    ..The nested structure of facilitative networks explains why facilitation, by preventing extinction, preserves biodiversity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Burning phylogenies: fire, molecular evolutionary rates, and diversification
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apdo Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 61:2195-204. 2007
    ..Although other factors such as the formation of isolated populations may trigger diversification, we can conclude that fire acting as a throttle for diversification is by no means the rule in fire-prone ecosystems...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ovule discounting in an outcrossing, cryptically dioecious tree
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 60:2056-63. 2006
    ..We discuss the possible reasons for why hermaphrodites invest resources into inferior pollen...
  8. pmc Similar gender dimorphism in the costs of reproduction across the geographic range of Fraxinus ornus
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Bot 99:183-91. 2007
    ..The contrasting ecological conditions found across the geographical range allowed the evaluation of the hypothesis that the reproductive costs of sexual dimorphism varies with environmental stressors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tempo, mode and phylogenetic associations of relative embryo size evolution in angiosperms
    M Verdu
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, Albal, Valencia, Spain
    J Evol Biol 19:625-34. 2006
    ..Thus, a passive diffusion away from a lower bound may explain the average increase in E : S...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adaptive evolution of reproductive and vegetative traits driven by breeding systems
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Camí de la Marjal s n Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    New Phytol 169:409-17. 2006
    ..These results show that a selective regime hypothetically related to the evolution of a reproductive trait can also explain the evolution of a vegetative trait...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bridging meta-analysis and the comparative method: a test of seed size effect on germination after frugivores' gut passage
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV, Camí de la Marjal S N, Apdo Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Oecologia 138:414-8. 2004
    ..Some methodological considerations are given to improve the bridge between the meta-analysis and the comparative method...
  12. doi request reprint Disassortative mating, sexual specialization, and the evolution of gender dimorphism in heterodichogamous Acer opalus
    Gabriela Gleiser
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Camí de la Marjal s n Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Evolution 62:1676-88. 2008
    ..Our results confirm that mating patterns are context-dependent and change seasonally, suggesting that sexual specialization can be driven by seasonal effects on fitness gained through one of the two sexual functions...
  13. pmc Trait divergence and indirect interactions allow facilitation of congeneric species
    Elisa Beltrán
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación, CSIC UV GV, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Bot 110:1369-76. 2012
    ..However, some examples of facilitation between congeneric species, which are supposed to be closely related species, have been found in nature...
  14. pmc Paternal effects on functional gender account for cryptic dioecy in a perennial plant
    Miguel Verdú
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2017-23. 2004
    ..Our results underscore the importance of considering progeny quality when estimating gender, and caution against inferring androdioecy on the basis of a siring ability of hermaphrodites alone...
  15. ncbi request reprint Repeated evolution of dioecy from androdioecy in Acer
    Gabriela Gleiser
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV, Camí de la Marjal, s n Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    New Phytol 165:633-40. 2005
    ..Here we discuss the role of inbreeding avoidance and sexual specialization as selective forces driving the evolution of dioecy in the genus Acer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fire reduces morphospace occupation in plant communities
    Juli G Pausas
    CEAM Centro de Estudios Ambientales del Mediterráneo, Paterna, Valencia, Spain
    Ecology 89:2181-6. 2008
    ....
  17. pmc Siring success and paternal effects in heterodichogamous Acer opalus
    Gabriela Gleiser
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CSIC UV GV, Camí de la Marjal S N, Apartado Oficial, 46470 Albal Valencia, Spain
    Ann Bot 101:1017-26. 2008
    ..Here, the question is asked as to whether the different morphs in Acer opalus, a species in which males co-exist with heterodichogamous hermaphrodites, differ in various components of male in fitness...
  18. doi request reprint Fire structures pine serotiny at different scales
    Ana Hernández-Serrano
    CIDE CSIC, Ctra Nàquera Km 4 5 IVIA campus 46113 Montcada, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Bot 100:2349-56. 2013
    ..Thus, we also predicted spatial aggregation of serotiny within populations...