Montserrat Vila

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Does tree diversity increase wood production in pine forests?
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Oecologia 135:299-303. 2003
  2. ncbi Are alien plants more competitive than their native conspecifics? A test using Hypericum perforatum L
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 137:211-5. 2003
  3. ncbi Biodiversity correlates with regional patterns of forest litter pools
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, CREAF and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Oecologia 139:641-6. 2004
  4. ncbi Evidence for the enemy release hypothesis in Hypericum perforatum
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 142:474-9. 2005
  5. pmc Demography of the invasive geophyte Oxalis pes-caprae across a Mediterranean island
    Montserrat Vila
    Department of Animal and Plant Biology and Ecology, Unit of Ecology, CREAF, Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, E 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Bot 97:1055-62. 2006
  6. pmc High invasive pollen transfer, yet low deposition on native stigmas in a Carpobrotus-invaded community
    Ignasi Bartomeus
    Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications CREAF, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Ann Bot 102:417-24. 2008
  7. doi Contrasting effects of invasive plants in plant-pollinator networks
    Ignasi Bartomeus
    Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Edifici C, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Oecologia 155:761-70. 2008
  8. doi An assessment of stakeholder perceptions and management of noxious alien plants in Spain
    Jara Andreu
    Centre for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, E 08193, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Environ Manage 43:1244-55. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi Does tree diversity increase wood production in pine forests?
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Oecologia 135:299-303. 2003
    ..Well-conducted forest surveys are an excellent source of data to test for the association between diversity and productivity driven by large-scale environmental factors...
  2. ncbi Are alien plants more competitive than their native conspecifics? A test using Hypericum perforatum L
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 137:211-5. 2003
    ..In contrast, St John's wort reduced ryegrass growth <10%. These results do not support the contention that plants from the introduced range evolve greater competitive ability in the absence of natural enemies...
  3. ncbi Biodiversity correlates with regional patterns of forest litter pools
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, CREAF and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Oecologia 139:641-6. 2004
    ..In mixed forests, species and functional identity of the trees determine whether litter pools increase with tree diversity...
  4. ncbi Evidence for the enemy release hypothesis in Hypericum perforatum
    Montserrat Vila
    Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Oecologia 142:474-9. 2005
    ..While this may lead to denser populations, it does not result in larger plant size in the introduced versus native range as postulated by the ERH...
  5. pmc Demography of the invasive geophyte Oxalis pes-caprae across a Mediterranean island
    Montserrat Vila
    Department of Animal and Plant Biology and Ecology, Unit of Ecology, CREAF, Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, E 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Bot 97:1055-62. 2006
    ..In this paper, the importance of the different recruitment stages on population growth is quantified and, thus, the invasion potential of the South African annual geophyte Oxalis pes-caprae invading Mediterranean ecosystems is assessed...
  6. pmc High invasive pollen transfer, yet low deposition on native stigmas in a Carpobrotus-invaded community
    Ignasi Bartomeus
    Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications CREAF, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Ann Bot 102:417-24. 2008
    ..However, there is little information about the extent to which invasive pollen is incorporated into the pollination network and about the rates of invasive pollen deposition on the stigmas of native plants...
  7. doi Contrasting effects of invasive plants in plant-pollinator networks
    Ignasi Bartomeus
    Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Edifici C, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Oecologia 155:761-70. 2008
    ..These results indicate that the introduction of a new species to a community can have important consequences for the structure of the plant-pollinator network...
  8. doi An assessment of stakeholder perceptions and management of noxious alien plants in Spain
    Jara Andreu
    Centre for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, E 08193, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Environ Manage 43:1244-55. 2009
    ..Managers also expressed their concern about the fact that much scientific research is concerned with the ecology of alien plants rather than with specific cost-efficient strategies to manage alien species...