Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pisa
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Linking patterns and processes across scales: the application of scale-transition theory to algal dynamics on rocky shores
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, Pisa, Italy
    J Exp Biol 215:977-85. 2012
  2. ncbi Temporal variance reverses the impact of high mean intensity of stress in climate change experiments
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Via A Volta, 6, 1 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 87:2489-99. 2006
  3. pmc Spatial relationships between polychaete assemblages and environmental variables over broad geographical scales
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa National Interuniversity Consortium of Marine Sciences, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 5:e12946. 2010
  4. pmc Neutrality and the response of rare species to environmental variance
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 3:e2777. 2008
  5. ncbi Reddened seascapes: experimentally induced shifts in 1/f spectra of spatial variability in rocky intertidal assemblages
    Laura Tamburello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 94:1102-11. 2013
  6. ncbi Mechanisms of recovery and resilience of different components of mosaics of habitats on shallow rocky reefs
    Fabio Bulleri
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, Via A Volta 6, Pisa, 56126, Italy
    Oecologia 149:482-92. 2006
  7. ncbi The seaweed Caulerpa racemosa on Mediterranean rocky reefs: from passenger to driver of ecological change
    Fabio Bulleri
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, Pisa 56126, Italy
    Ecology 91:2205-12. 2010
  8. ncbi Sediment disturbance and loss of beta diversity on subtidal rocky reefs
    David Balata
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Via A Volta, 6, I 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 88:2455-61. 2007
  9. doi Experimental Perturbations Modify the Performance of Early Warning Indicators of Regime Shift
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, 56126 Pisa, Italy Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:1867-72. 2015
  10. pmc Beyond competition: incorporating positive interactions between species to predict ecosystem invasibility
    Fabio Bulleri
    Department of Biology, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS Biol 6:e162. 2008

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Publications15

  1. doi Linking patterns and processes across scales: the application of scale-transition theory to algal dynamics on rocky shores
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, Pisa, Italy
    J Exp Biol 215:977-85. 2012
    ..We argue that STT can contribute significantly to the connection between biomechanics and ecology, a synthesis that is at the core of the emerging field of ecomechanics...
  2. ncbi Temporal variance reverses the impact of high mean intensity of stress in climate change experiments
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Via A Volta, 6, 1 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 87:2489-99. 2006
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  3. pmc Spatial relationships between polychaete assemblages and environmental variables over broad geographical scales
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa National Interuniversity Consortium of Marine Sciences, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 5:e12946. 2010
    ..None of the variables considered in this study were significantly related to the regional submodel...
  4. pmc Neutrality and the response of rare species to environmental variance
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 3:e2777. 2008
    ..This effect translated into a marked decrease in the characteristic time scale of species turnover, highlighting the role of rare species in driving assemblage dynamics in fluctuating environments...
  5. ncbi Reddened seascapes: experimentally induced shifts in 1/f spectra of spatial variability in rocky intertidal assemblages
    Laura Tamburello
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 94:1102-11. 2013
    ..The two disturbances interacted antagonistically, dampening the red-shift of turf distribution. Our results provide evidence of experimentally induced shifts in the spectrum of a spatial variable under natural environmental conditions...
  6. ncbi Mechanisms of recovery and resilience of different components of mosaics of habitats on shallow rocky reefs
    Fabio Bulleri
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, Via A Volta 6, Pisa, 56126, Italy
    Oecologia 149:482-92. 2006
    ..Finally, our study provides evidence that resilience could not be entirely controlled by initial species diversity, suggesting that different proportions of dominant taxa could influence the stability of natural systems...
  7. ncbi The seaweed Caulerpa racemosa on Mediterranean rocky reefs: from passenger to driver of ecological change
    Fabio Bulleri
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, Pisa 56126, Italy
    Ecology 91:2205-12. 2010
    ..Our results show that introduced species that rely on disturbance to establish can subsequently become the main drivers of ecological change...
  8. ncbi Sediment disturbance and loss of beta diversity on subtidal rocky reefs
    David Balata
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Via A Volta, 6, I 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ecology 88:2455-61. 2007
    ..These results show that sediment increased similarity in assemblages overriding the influence of habitat complexity on beta diversity at small and large spatial scales...
  9. doi Experimental Perturbations Modify the Performance of Early Warning Indicators of Regime Shift
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, 56126 Pisa, Italy Electronic address
    Curr Biol 25:1867-72. 2015
    ..Our results suggest that regime shifts may be anticipated under a broad range of fluctuating conditions using the appropriate indicator...
  10. pmc Beyond competition: incorporating positive interactions between species to predict ecosystem invasibility
    Fabio Bulleri
    Department of Biology, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS Biol 6:e162. 2008
  11. pmc The effects of an invasive seaweed on native communities vary along a gradient of land-based human impacts
    Fabio Bulleri
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Peerj 4:e1795. 2016
    ..Implementing measures to reduce the establishment and spread of C. cylindracea in areas little impacted by land-based human activities should be considered a priority for preserving the biodiversity of Mediterranean shallow rocky reefs. ..
  12. pmc Climate-related environmental stress in intertidal grazers: scaling-up biochemical responses to assemblage-level processes
    Elena Maggi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy CoNISMa, Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Scienze del Mare, Roma, Italy
    Peerj 4:e2533. 2016
    ..However, a clear understanding of whether extreme climate events will impose selection directly on phenotypic plastic responses and how these responses affect ecological interactions has remained elusive...
  13. pmc Deterministic Factors Overwhelm Stochastic Environmental Fluctuations as Drivers of Jellyfish Outbreaks
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Department of Biology, University of Pisa, CoNISMa, via Derna 1, Pisa, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0141060. 2015
    ..A better understanding of how environmental drivers affect demographic and population processes in jellyfish species will increase the ability to anticipate jellyfish outbreaks in the future. ..
  14. ncbi Neutral theory and 1/f noise make similar predictions of assemblage dynamics
    Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:231; author reply 232. 2007
  15. doi Marine reserves: size and age do matter
    Joachim Claudet
    Centre of Tropical and Mediterranean Biology and Ecology, EPHE CNRS UMR 5244, University of Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
    Ecol Lett 11:481-9. 2008
    ..The reserve size-dependency of the response to protection has strong implications for the spatial management of coastal areas because marine reserves are used for spatial zoning...