Top Publications

Island Biodiversity, Biogeography & Conservation - IBBC


The Most Cited Publications (More than 6 citations per year in average) from Integrated members


1) Hortal, J., Borges, P.A.V. & Gaspar, C. (2006-2009) Evaluating the performance of species richness estimators: Sensitivity to sample grain size. Journal of Animal Ecology, 75,274-287. (IF4,841) (Selected for the first number of Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 1 (2009) DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2656.2006.01048.x (Virtual Issue) (IF5,924)

(Average Citations per Year: 19,64)

2) Cardoso, P., Erwin, T.L., Borges, P.A.V. & New, T.R. (2011) The seven impediments in invertebrate conservation and how to overcome them. Biological Conservation, 144, 2647-2655. DOI:10.1016/j.biocon.2011.07.024. (IF2013: 4,036; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 18,50)

3) Ros, R.M., Mazimpaka, V., Abou-Salama, U., Aleffi, M., Blockeel, T.L., Brugués, M., Cros, R.M., Dia, M.G., Dirkse, G.M., Draper, I., Saadawi, W. El, Erdağ, A., Ganeva, A., Gabriel, R., González-Mancebo, J.M., Granger, C., Herrnstadt, I., Hugonnot, V., Khalil, K., Kürschner, H., Losada-Lima, A., Luís, L., Mifsud, S., Privitera, M., Refai, M.S., Sabovljević, M., Sérgio, C., Shabbara, H., Sim-Sim, M., Sotiaux, A., Tacchi, R., Vanderpoorten, A. & Werner, O. (2013) Mosses of the Mediterranean, an annotated checklist. Cryptogamie Bryologie, 34, 99-283. DOI:10.782/cryb.v34.iss2.2013.99(IF2013: 1,5; Q2 Plant Sciences)

(Average Citations per Year: 17,25

4) Bini, L.M., Diniz-Filho, J.A.F., Rangel, T.F.L.V.B., Akre, T.S.B., Albaladejo, R.G., Albuquerque, F.S., Aparicio, A., Araújo, M.B., Baselga, A., Beck, J., Bellocq, M.I., Böhning-Gaese, K., Borges, P.A.V., Castro-Parga, I., Chey, V-K., Chown, S.L., Marco, P., Dobkin, D.S., Ferrer-Castán, D., Field, R., Filloy, J., Fleishman, E., Gómez, J.F., Hortal, J., Iverson, J.B., Kerr, J.T., Kissling, W.D., Kitching, I.J., León-Cortés, J.L., Lobo, J.M., Montoya, D., Morales-Castilla, I., Moreno, J.C., Oberdorff, T., Olalla-Tárraga, M.Á., Pausas, J.G., Qian, H., Rahbek, C., Rodríguez, M.Á., Rueda, M., Ruggiero, A., Sackmann, P., Sanders, N.J., Terribile, L.C., Vetaas, O.K. & Hawkins, B.A. (2009) Coefficient shifts in geographical ecology: an empirical evaluation of spatial and non-spatial regression. Ecography, 32, 193-204.DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2009.05717.x (IF2013: 4,207; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 14,88)

5) Borges, P.A.V., Costa, A., Cunha, R., Gabriel, R., Gonçalves, V.,Martins, A.F., Melo, I., Parente, M., Raposeiro, P., Rodrigues, P., Santos, R.S., Silva, L., Vieira, P., Vieira, V., Mendonça, E. & Boieiro, M. (2010) Description of the Terrestrial and marine biodiversity of the Azores. A list of the terrestrial and marine biota from the Azores (ed. by Borges, P.A.V., Costa, A., Cunha, R., Gabriel, R., Gonçalves, V., Martins, A.F., Melo, I., Parente, M., Raposeiro, P., Rodrigues, P., Santos, R.S., Silva, L., Vieira, P. and Vieira, V.), pp.9-33, Princípia, Cascais.

(Average Citations per Year: 11,16)

6) Triantis, K.A., Guilhaumon, F. & Whittaker, R.J. (2012) The island species–area relationship: biology and statistics. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 215-231. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02652.x (IF2013: 4,969; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 11,00)

7) Hortal, J., Lobo, J.M. & Jiménez-Valverde, A. (2007) Limitations of biodiversity databases: case study on seed-plant diversity in Tenerife (Canary Islands). Conservation Biology, 21: 853-863. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2007.00686.x (IF2013: 4.32; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 10,10)

8) Carvalho, J.C., Cardoso, P. & Gomes, P. (2012) Determining the relative roles of species replacement and species richness differences in generating beta-diversity patterns. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 21, 760-771. DOI:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00694.x) (IF2013: 7,242; Q1 Ecology)

 (Average Citations per Year: 8,60)

9) Cardoso, P., Pekár, S., Jocqué, R. & Coddington, J.A. (2011) Global patterns of guild composition and functional diversity of spiders. PLoS ONE, 6, e21710 -DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0021710. (IF2013: 3,534; Q1 Multidisciplinary Sciences)

(Average Citations per Year: 8,33)

10) Cardoso, P., Arnedo, M., Triantis, K.A. & Borges, P.A.V. (2010) Drivers of diversity in Macaronesian spiders and the role of species extinctions.Journal of Biogeography, 37, 1034-1046. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02264.x. (IF2013: 4,969; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 7,86)

11) Carvalho, J.C., Cardoso, P., Borges, P.A.V., Schmera, D. & Podani, J.(2013) Measuring fractions of beta diversity and their relationships to nestedness: a theoretical and empirical comparison of novel approaches. Oikos, 122, 825–834. DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0706.2012.20980.x. (IF2013: 3,559; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 7,75)

12) Borges, P.A.V., Abreu, C., Aguiar, A.M.F., Carvalho, P., Jardim, R., Melo, I., Oliveira, P., Sérgio, C., Serrano, A.R.M. & Vieira, P. (2008) A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores, Funchal and Angra do Heroísmo. 438pp. ISBN:978-989-95790-0-2.

(Average Citations per Year: 7,50)

13) Triantis, K.A., Borges, P.A.V., Ladle, R.J., Hortal, J., Cardoso, P., Gaspar, C., Dinis, F., Mendonça, E., Silveira, L.M.A.,  Gabriel, R., Melo, C.,  Santos, A.M.C., Amorim, I.R.,  Ribeiro, S.P., Serrano, A.R.M., Quartau, J.A. & Whittaker, R.J. (2010) Extinction debt on oceanic islands. Ecography, 33, 285-294. DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2010.06203.x. (IF2013: 4,207; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 7,14)

14) Cardoso, P., Borges, P.A.V., Triantis, K., Fernández, M.A.& Martín, J.L. (2011) Adapting the IUCN red listing criteria for invertebrates. Biological Conservation, 144, 2432-2440. DOI:10.1016/j.biocon.2011.06.020. (IF2013: 4,036; Q1 Ecology)

(Average Citations per Year: 6,83)

15) Augustinos, A.A., Santos-Garcia, D., Dionyssopoulou, E., Moreira, M., Papapanagiotou, A., Scarvelas, M., Doudoumis, V., Ramos, S., Franquinho, A.M., Borges, P.A.V., Khadem, M., Latorre, A., Tsiamis, G. & Bourtzis, K. (2011) Detection and characterization of Wolbachiainfections in natural populations of aphids: is the hidden diversity fully unraveled? PLoS ONE, 6, e28695. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0028695. (IF2013: 3,534; Q1 Multidisciplinary Sciences)

(Average Citations per Year: 6,67)

16) Borges, P.A.V. &Hortal, J.(2009) Time, area and isolation: Factors driving the diversification of Azorean arthropods. Journal of Biogeography, 36, 178-191. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01980.x (IF2013: 4,969; Q1 Ecology) (J. Biogeography Editors Choice in January 2009)

(Average Citations per Year: 6,25)