ARTICLES

43. Broekman, M. J. E., Hilbers, J. P., Schipper, A. M., Benítez-López, A., Santini, L., Huijbregts M. A. J. (2022) Time-lagged effects of habitat fragmentation on terrestrial mammals in Madagascar. Conservation Biology. doi: 10.1111/cobi.13942

42. Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Benítez-López, A., Faurby, S., Gallego-Zamorano, J., Kühl, H., Luna-Aranguré, C., Vázquez-Domínguez, E., Voigt, M., Wich, S., Wint, G.R.W. (2022) Response: Where might we find ecologically intact communities? Frontiers in Forests and Global Change. doi: 10.3389/ffgc.2022.880353

41. Santini L., Benítez-López, A., Dormann C., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2022) Predictive modelling of population density for terrestrial mammal species. Global Ecology and Biogeography 31, 978–994. doi:  10.1111/geb.13476

40. Cazalis, V., di Marco, M., Butchart, S.H.M., Akçakaya, H. R., González-Suárez, M., Meyer, C., Clausnitzer, V., Böhm, M., Zizka, A., Cardoso, P., Schipper, A. M., Bachman, S. P., Young, B. E., Hoffman, M., Benítez-López, A., Lucas, P. M., Pettorelli, N., Patoine, G., Pacifici, M., Jörger-Hickfang, T., Brooks, T. M., Rondinini, C., Hill, S. L. L., Visconti, P., Santini, L. (2022) Bridging the research-implementation gap in IUCN Red List assessments. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 37, 359–370. doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2021.12.002

39. Campo, M., Jordano, P. , Benítez-López, A., Gutiérrez-Expósito, C., Rabadán-González, J., Mendoza, I. (2022) Assessing short- and long-term variations in diversity, timing and body condition of migratory frugivorous birds. Oikos 2022: e08387. doi: 10.1111/oik.08387

38. Boonman, C. C. F., Huijbregts, M. A. J., Benítez-López, A., Schipper, A. M., Thuiller, W., Santini, L. (2022) Trait-based projections of climate change effects on global biome distributions. Diversity and Distributions 28, 25–37. doi: 10.1111/ddi.13431

37. Ferreiro-Arias, I., Isla, J., Jordano, P. , Benítez-López, A. (2021) Fine-scale coexistence between Mediterranean mesocarnivores is mediated by spatial, temporal and trophic resource partitioning. Ecology and Evolution 11, 15520–15533. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8077

36. Santini, L., Antão, L., Jung, M., Benítez-López, A., Rapacciuolo, G., Di Marco, M., Jones, F.,  Haghkerdar, J. M., Gonzalez-Suarez, M. (2021) The interface between Macroecology and Conservation: existing links and untapped opportunities. Frontiers of Biogeography 13.4, e53025. doi: 10.21425/F5FBG53025

35. Ingram, D. J., Coad, L., Milner-Gulland, E. J., Parry, L., Wilkie, D., Bakarr, M.I., Benítez-López, A., Bennett, E. L., Bodmer, R., Cowlishaw, G., El Bizri, H. R., Eves, H.E., Fa, J. E., Golden, C. D., Midoko Iponga, D., Văn Minh, N., Morcatty, T. Q., Mwinyihali, R., Nasi, R., Nijman, V., Ntiamoa-Baidu, Y., Pattiselano, F., Peres, C. A., Rao, M., Robinson, J. G., Rowcliffe, J. M., Stafford, C., Supuma, M., Nchembi Tarla, F., van Vliet, N., Wieland, M., Abernethy, K. (2021) Wild meat is still on the menu: Progress in wild meat research, policy and practice from 2002 to 2020. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 46, 19.1–19.34. doi: 10.1146/annurev-environ-041020-063132

34. de Jonge, M. M. J., Benítez-López, A., Hennekens, S., Santini, L., Huijbregts, M. A. J., Schipper, A. M. (2021) Conditional love? Evidence for the stress gradient hypothesis in dry grasslands across Europe. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 30, 1609–1620. doi: 10.1111/geb.13323

33. Plumptre, A. J., Baisero, D., Belote, T., Vázquez-Domínguez, E., Faurby, S, Jędrzejewske, W., Kiara, H., Kühl, H., Benítez-López, A., Luna-Aranguré, C., Voigt, M., Wich, S., Wint, W., Gallego-Zamorano, J., Boyd, C. (2021) Where might we find ecologically intact communities? Frontiers in Forest and Global Change 4: 626635. doi: 10.3389/ffgc.2021.626635

32. Benítez-López, A., Santini, L., Gallego-Zamorano, J., Milá, B., Walkden, P., Huijbregts, M. A. J., Tobias, J. A. (2021) The island rule explains consistent patterns of body size evolution in terrestrial vertebrates. Nature, Ecology and Evolution 5, 768–786. doi: 10.1038/s41559-021-01426-y

31. Fuzessy, L., Benítez-López, A., Slade, E. M., Bufalo, F. S., de Souza, G. C. M., Pereira, L. A., Culot, L. (2021) Identifying the anthropogenic drivers of declines in tropical dung beetle communities and functions. Biological Conservation 256, 109063. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109063

30. Santini, L., Benítez-López, A., Čengić, M., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2021) Assessing the reliability of species distribution projections in climate change research. Diversity and Distributions 27, 1035–1050. doi: 10.1111/ddi.13252

29. Downey, H., Amano, T., Cadotte, M., Cook, C.N., Cooke, S.J., Haddaway, N.R., Jones, J.P.G., Littlewood, N., Walsh, J.C., Abrahams, M.I., Adum, G., Akasaka, M., Alves, J.A., Antwis, R.E., Arellano, E.C., Axmacher, J., Barclay, H., Batty, L., Benítez-López, A., Bennett, J.R., Berg, M.J., Bertolino, S., Biggs, D., Bolam, F.C., Bray, T., Brook, B.W., Bull, J.W., Burivalova, Z., Cabeza, M., Chauvenet, A.L.M., Christie, A.P., Cole, L., Cotton, A.J., Cotton, S., Cousins, S.A.O., Craven, D., Cresswell, W., Cusack, J.J., Dalrymple, S., Davies, Z.G., Diaz, A., Dodd, J.A., Felton, A., Fleishman, E., Gardner, C.J., Garside, R., Ghoddousi, A., Gilroy, J.J., Gill, D.A., Gill, J.A., Glew, L., Grainger, M.J., Grass, A.A., Greshon, S., Gundry, J., Hart, T., Hopkins, C.R., Howe, C., Johnson, A., Jones, K.W., Jordan, N.R., Kadoya, T., Kerhoas, D., Koricheva, J., Lee, T.M., Lengyel, S., Livingstone, S.W., Lyons, Ashley., McCabe, G., Millett, J., Montes Strevens, C., Moolna, A., Mossman, H.L., Mukherjee, N., Muñoz-Sáez, A., Negrões, N., Norfolk, O., Osawa, T., Papworth, S., Park, K.J., Pellet, J., Phillott, A.D., Plotnik, J.M., Priatna, D., Ramos, A.G., Randall, N., Richards, R.M., Ritchie, E.G., Roberts, D.L.., Rocha, R., Rodríguez, J.P., Sanderson, R., Sasaki, T., Savilaakso, S., Sayer, C., Sekercioglu, C., Senzaki, M., Smith, G., Smith, R.J., Soga, M., Soulsbury, C.D., Steer, M.D., Stewart, G., Strange, E.F., Suggitt, A.J.., Thompson, R.R.J., Thompson, S., Thornhill, I., Trevelyan, R.J., Usieta, H.O., Venter, O., Webber, A.D., White, R.L., Whittingham, M.J., Wilby, A., Yarnell, R.W., Zamora, V., Sutherland, W.J. (2021) Training future generations to deliver evidence-based conservation and ecosystem management. Ecological Solutions and Evidence 2(1):e12032. doi: 10.1002/2688-8319.12032

28. Cimatti, M., Ranc, N., Benítez-López, A., Maiorano, L., Boitani, L., Cagnacci, F., Čengić, M., Ciucci, P., Huijbregts, M. A. J., Krofel, M., López-Bao, J.V., Selva, N., Andren, H., Bautista, C., Cirovic, D., Hemmingmoore. H., Reinhardt, I., Marenče, M., Mertzanis, Y., Pedrotti, L., Trbojević, I., Zetterberg, A., Zwijacz-Kozica, T., Santini, L. (2021) Large carnivore expansion in Europe is associated with human population density and land cover changes. Diversity and Distributions 27, 602–617. doi: 10.1111/ddi.13219

27. Romero-Muñoz, A., Fandos, G., Benítez-López, A., Kuemmerle, T. (2021) Habitat destruction and overexploitation drive widespread declines in all facets of mammalian diversity in the Gran Chaco. Global Change Biology 27, 755767. doi: 10.1111/gcb.15418

26. Tarjuelo, R., Benítez-López, A., Casas, F., Martín, C. A., García, J.T., Viñuela, J., Mougeot, F. (2020) Living in dynamic agrarian pseudo-steppes: the role of natural and semi-natural habitats in the movements and habitat selection of a declining farmland bird. Biological Conservation 251, 108794. doi: https://10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108794

25. Romero-Muñoz, A., Benítez-López, A., Zurell, D., Baumann, M., Camino, M., Decarre, J., Giordano, A. J., Gómez-Valencia, B., Levers, C., Noss, A. J., Quiroga, V., Thompson, J., Torres, R., Velilla, M., Weiler, A., Kuemmerle, T. (2020) Increasing synergistic effects of habitat destruction and hunting on mammals over three decades in the Gran Chaco. Ecography 43, 954966. doi: 10.1111/ecog.05053

24. Boonman, C. C. F., Benítez-López, A., Schipper, A. M., Thuiller, W., Anand, M., Cerabolini, B. E. L., Cornelissen, J. H. C., Gonzalez-Melo, A., Hattingh, W. N., Higuchi, P., Laughlin, D. C., Onipchenko, V. G., Peñuelas, J., Poorter, L., Soudzilovskaia, N. A., Huijbregts, M. A. J., Santini, L. (2020) Assessing the reliability of predicted plant trait distributions at the global scale. Global Ecology and Biogeography 29, 10341051. doi: 10.1111/geb.13086

23. Benítez-López, A., & Santini, L. (2020) Game of Tenure: the role of “hidden” citations on researchers’ ranking in Ecology. Frontiers of Biogeography 12.1, e45195. doi: 10.21425/F5FBG45195

22. Gallego-Zamorano J., Benítez-López A., Santini L, Hilbers J.P., Huijbregts M.A.J., Schipper A. M. (2020). Combined effects of land use and hunting on distributions of tropical mammals. Conservation Biology 34(5), 1271–1280. doi : 10.1111/cobi.13459 – “Rising Star award”

21. Schipper, A. M., Hilbers, J. P., Meijer, J. R., Antão, L. H., Benítez-López, A., de Jonge, M. J. M., Leemans, L. H., Scheper, E., Alkemade, R., Doelman, J. C., Mylius, S., van Zeist, W.-J., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2020) Projecting terrestrial biodiversity intactness with GLOBIO 4. Global Change Biology, 26(2), 760-771. doi: 10.1111/gcb.14848

20. Douziech, M., Benítez-López, A., Ernstoff, A., Askham, C., Hendriks, A. J., King, H., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2020). A regression-based model to predict chemical migration from packaging to food. Journal Of Exposure Science And Environmental Epidemiology 30(3), 469-477. doi: 10.1038/s41370-019-0185-7

19. Benítez-López, A., Santini, L., Schipper, A. M., Busana, M., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2019). Intact but empty forests? Patterns of hunting-induced mammal defaunation in the tropics. PLoS Biology, 17(5), e3000247. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000247

18. Midolo, G., Alkemade, R., Schipper, A. M., Benítez‐López, A., Perring, M. P., De Vries, W. (2019). Impacts of nitrogen addition on plant species richness and abundance: A global meta‐analysis. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 28(3), 398-413. doi: 10.1111/geb.12856

17. Santini, L., Butchart, S. H., Rondinini, C., Benítez‐López, A., Hilbers, J. P., Schipper, A. M., Čengić, M., Tobias, J. A., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2019). Applying habitat and population‐density models to land‐cover time series to inform IUCN Red List assessments. Conservation Biology 33(5) 1084–1093. doi: 10.1111/cobi.13279 – Editor’s choice October 2019

16. Benítez-López, A. (2018). Animals feel safer from humans in the dark. Science, 360(6394), 1185-1186. doi: 10.1126/science.aau1311

15. Douziech, M., Conesa, I. R., Benítez-López, A., Franco, A., Huijbregts, M., van Zelm, R. (2018). Quantifying variability in removal efficiencies of chemicals in activated sludge wastewater treatment plants–a meta-analytical approach. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 20(1), 171-182. doi: 10.1039/c7em00493a

14. Santini, L., Benítez-López, A., Ficetola, G. F., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2018). Length–mass allometries in amphibians. Integrative zoology, 13(1), 36-45. doi: 10.1111/1749-4877.12268

13. Lam, W. Y., van Zelm, R., Benítez-López, A., Kulak, M., Sim, S., King, J. H., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2017). Variability of Greenhouse Gas Footprints of Field Tomatoes Grown for Processing: Interyear and Intercountry Assessment. Environmental science & technology, 52(1), 135-144. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.7b04361

12. Benítez-López, A., Alkemade, R., Schipper, A. M., Ingram, D. J., Verweij, P. A., Eikelboom, J. A. J., Huijbregts, M. A. J. (2017). The impact of hunting on tropical mammal and bird populations. Science 356(6334), 180-183. doi: 10.1126/science.aaj1891

11. Benítez-López, A., Viñuela, J., Mougeot, F., García, J.T. (2017). A multi-scale approach for identifying conservation needs of two threatened sympatric steppe birds. Biodiversity and Conservation 26 (1), 63-83. doi: 10.1007/s10531-016-1222-7

10. Casas, F., Benítez-López, A., Tarjuelo, R., Barja, I., Viñuela, J., García, J.T., Morales, M.B., Mougeot, F. (2016). Changes in behaviour and faecal glucocorticoid levels in response to increased human activities during weekends in the pin-tailed sandgrouse. The Science of Nature 103 (11-12), 91 doi: 10.1007/s00114-016-1416-6

9. Benítez-López, A. & García-Egea, I. (2015). First record of an aberrantly colored Pin-tailed sandgrouse Pterocles alchata. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 127, 755-759. doi: 10.1676/15-013

8. Benítez-López, A., Mougeot, F., García, J. T., Martín, C. A., Viñuela, J. (2015). Individual traits and extrinsic factors influence survival of the threatened pin-tailed sandgrouse (Pterocles alchata) in Europe. Biological Conservation 187, 192-200. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2015.04.019 

7. Tarjuelo, R., Barja, I., Morales, M.B., Traba, J., Benítez-López, A., Casas, F., Arroyo, B., Delgado, P., Mougeot, F. (2015). Effects of human activity on physiological and behavioral responses of an endangered steppe bird. Behavioral Ecology 26, 828-838. doi: 10.1093/beheco/arv016

6. Casas, F., Benítez-López, A., García, J. T., Martín, C. A., Viñuela, J., Mougeot, F. (2015). Assessing the short-term effects of capture, handling and tagging of sandgrouse. Ibis 157, 115-124. doi: 10.1111/ibi.12222

5. Benítez-López, A., Viñuela, J., Suárez, F., Hervás, I., García, J.T. (2014). Niche-habitat mechanisms and biotic interactions explain the coexistence and abundance of congeneric sandgrouse species. Oecologia 176, 193-206. doi: 10.1007/s00442-014-3010-y

4. Mougeot, F., Benítez-López, A., Casas, F., García, J.T., Viñuela, J. (2014). A temperature-based monitoring of nest attendance patterns and disturbance effects during incubation by ground-nesting sandgrouse. Journal of Arid Environments 102, 89-97. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2013.11.010

3. Benítez-López, A., Viñuela, J., Hervás, I., Suárez, F., García, J.T. (2014). Modelling sandgrouse (Pterocles spp.) distributions and large-scale habitat requirements in Spain: implications for conservation. Environmental Conservation 41, 132-143. doi: 10.1017/S0376892913000192

2. Benítez-López, A., Mougeot, F., Martín, C.A., Casas, F., Calero-Riestra, M., García, J.T., Viñuela, J. (2011). An improved night-lighting technique for the selective capture of sandgrouse and other steppe birds. European Journal of Wildlife Research 57, 389-393. doi: 10.1007/s10344-010-0437-2

1. Benítez-López, A., Alkemade, J.R., Verweij, P.A. (2010). The impact of roads and other infrastructure on mammal and bird populations: a meta-analysis. Biological Conservation 147, 1307-1316. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.02.009

BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS

Mougeot, F., Fernández-Tizón, M., Tarjuelo, R., Benítez-López, A. & Jiménez, J. (2021). La ganga ibérica y la ganga ortega en España, población reproductora en 2019 y método de censo. SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. (B)

Benítez-López, A. & Palacín, C. (2020). Black-bellied sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis. In: European Breeding Bird Atlas 2 (EBBA2), ed. Verena Keller, Sergi Herrando, Petr Voríšek, Martí Franch, Marina Kipson, Pietro Milanesi, David Martí, Marc Anton, Alena Klvanová, Mikhail V. Kalyakin, Hans-Günther Bauer & Ruud P.B. Foppen. Lynx Edicions. (BC)

Awarded Best Book of the Year 2021 by the British Birds and the British Trust for Ornithology.

European Breeding Bird Atlas 2

Benítez-López, A. & García, J. T. (2012). Ganga ibérica (Pterocles alchata). In: Atlas de las aves en invierno en España 2007–2010, ed. SEO/BirdLife, pp. 314-315. Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente-SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. (BC)