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Ramírez, N. & Traveset, A. (2010) Predispersal seed-predation by insects in the Venezuelan central plain: overall patterns and traits that determine its incidence. Perspect. Plant Ecol. Evol. Systematics 12: 193-209. PDF

Khan, Z. & Traveset, A. (2010) A methodology for the evaluation of the biodiversity interest present in 3 terrestrial ecosystems in the Palma beach system. Bolletí de la Societat d'Història Natural de les Balears 53. PDF.

Kaiser-Bunbury, C.N., Traveset, A. & Hansen, D.M. (2010) Conservation and restoration of plant-animal mutualisms on oceanic islands. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 12: 131-143. PDF.

Rodríguez-Pérez, J. & Traveset, A. (2010) Seed dispersal effectiveness in a plant-lizard interaction and its consequences for plant regeneration after the disperser loss.  Plant Ecology 207: 269-280. PDF

González-Varo, J. P. & Traveset, A. (2010) Among-individual variation in pollen limitation and inbreeding depression in a mixed-mating shrub. Annals of Botany 106: 999-1008. PDF

Affre, L., Suehs, C.M., Charpentier, S., Vilà, M., Brundu, G., Lambdon, P., Traveset, A., & Hulme, P.E.  (2010) Consistency on the habitat degree of invasion for three invasive plant species across Mediterranean islands. Biological Invasions 12: 2537-2548. PDF.


Khan, Z. González, J.M. & Traveset, A. (2009) The Avifauna of Ses Fontanelles, Palma Bay (Mallorca, Balearic Islands). Anuari Ornitològic de Les Illes Balears. PDF.

Morales, C., Traveset, A. & Ramírez, N. (2009) Especies invasoras y mutualismos planta-animal. CAP. 12 en Medel, R., M.A. Aizen & R. Zamora (Eds.). Ecología y evolución de interacciones planta-animal: conceptos y aplicaciones. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, Chile. PDF.

Traveset, A., Nogales, M. & Navarro, L. (2009) Mutualismos planta-animal en islas: influencia en la evolución y mantenimiento de la biodiversidad. Chapter. 12 en Medel, R., M.A. Aizen & R. Zamora (Eds.). Ecología y evolución de interacciones planta-animal: conceptos y aplicaciones. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, Chile. PDF.

Affre, L., Suehs, M. C., Charpentier, S., Vila, M., Brundu, G., Lambdon, P., Traveset, A. & Hulme, P. E., (2009) Consistency in the habitat degree of invasion for three invasive plant species across Mediterranean islands. Biological Invasions. PDF

Jakobsson, A., Padrón, B. & Traveset, A. (2009) Competition for pollinators between invasive and native plants - the importance of spatial scale of investigation. Ecoscience 16: 138-141. PDF.

Traveset, A., M. Nogales, J. A. Alcover, J. D. Delgado, M. López, D. Godoy, J. M. Igual & P. Bover  (2009) A review on the effects of alien rodents in the Balearic (W Mediterranean) and Canary Islands (Atlantic Ocean). Biological Invasions 11: 1653- 1670. PDF.

Stefanescu, C. & Traveset, A. (2009) Flower preferences by Mediterranean butterflies: Factors influencing their degree of generalism. Oikos 118:1109-1117. PDF.

Morales, C & Traveset, A. (2009) A meta-analysis of impacts of alien vs. native plants on pollinator visitation and reproductive success of co-flowering native plants. Ecology Letters 12:716-728. PDF

Padrón, B, Traveset, A., Biedenweg, T., Diaz, D., Olesen, J.M. & Nogales, M. (2009) Impact of invasive species in the pollination networks of two different archipelagos. PLOS One 4(7): 1-11. PDF.

Oviedo, R., Traveset, A., Valido, A. & Brull, G. (2009) Sobre la presencia de Cneorum (Cneoraceae) en Cuba: ¿ejemplo de disyunción biogeográfica Mediterráneo-Caribe? Anales J. Bot. Madrid 66(1): 25-33. PDF

Nogales, M., Padrón, B., Padilla, D.P., Nieves, C. & Marrero, P.(2009). Germination patterns throughout an insular altitudinal gradient: the case of the Macaronesian endemic plant Rubia fruticosa Ait. (Rubiaceae) in El Hierro (Canary Islands)Flora 204: 543-548. PDF

Dupont, Y.L., Padrón, B., Olesen, J.M. & Petanidou, T. (2009) Spatio-temporal variation in the structure of pollination networks. Oikos 118(8): 1261-1269. PDF

Traveset, A. (2009) Espècies Invasores i Mutualismes Planta-Animal. L´Atzavara, Butll. Ciències Naturals Museu de Mataró 18. PDF



Traveset, A., Rodríguez, R., & Pías, B. (2008) Changes in seed traits in the digestive tract of dispersers and consequences for germination and seedling growth.  Ecology 89: 95-106. PDF.

Tewksbury, J.J., Levey, D.J., Huizinga, M., Haak, D.C. & Traveset, A.  (2008) Capsaicin and seed-dispersal: costs and benefits of chemical mediation in two wild chili species. Ecology 89: 107-117. PDF.

Traveset, A., Brundu, G., Carta, L., Mprezetou, I., Lambdon, P., Manca, M., Médail, F., Moragues, E., Rodríguez-Pérez, J., Siamantziouras, A.D.,  Suehs, C.M., Troumbis, A.Y., Vilà, M. & Hulme, P.E. (2008) Consistent performance of invasive plant species within and among islands of the Mediterranean basin. Biological Invasions 10: 847–858. PDF.

Traveset, A., Morales, C., Nogales, M., Padrón, B. & Bartomeus, I. (2008) Los mutualismos facilitan las invasiones, y las invasoras impactan sobre los mutualismos nativos. Cap. 6 en: Invasiones Biológicas. Libro de Colección-divulgación del CSIC. Ed. Vilà, M., Valladares, F.; Traveset, A., Santamaría, L. &  Castro, P. 77- 89. PDF.

Morales, C. & Traveset, A. (2008). Interspecific Pollen Transfer: magnitude, prevalence and consequences for plant fitness. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 27:221-238. PDF.

Vilà, M. A.D. Siamantziouras, G. Brundu, I. Camarda, P. Lambdon, F. Médail, E.Moragues, C.M. Suehs, A. Traveset, A.Y. Troumbis & P. E. Hulme. (2008) Ecosystem invasibility to alien plants across Mediterranean islands. Diversity and Distributions 14: 839–851. PDF.

De la Bandera MC., Traveset A., Valladares F. & Gulías J. (2008) Gender, season and habitat: patterns of variation in photosynthetic activity, growth and fecundity in Thymelaea velutina. Acta Oecologica 34: 294-302. PDF.

Hulme, P.E., Brundu, G., Camarda, I., Dalias, P, Lambdon, P., Lloret, F., Medail, F., Moragues, E., Suehs, C., Traveset, A., Troumbis, A. & Vilà, M. (2008) Assessing the risks to Mediterranean islands ecosystems from non-native plant introductions. In: Tokarska-Guzik B,  Brundu G., Brock J. H., Child L. E., Pyšek P. and Daehler C (eds.), Plant invasions, Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. PDF.

Lázaro, A. & Traveset, A. (2008) Does the spatial variation in selective pressures explain among-site differences in seed mass? A test with Buxus balearica. Evolutionary Ecology DOI 10.1007/s10682-008-9275-z. PDF.

Traveset, A. & Rodríguez-Pérez, J. (2008) The ecology of seed dispersal. Encyclopedia of Ecology (on line) Ed. S.E. Jorgensen. Elsevier. PDF.

García-Fayos, P.,  Bonet, F. J., Valladares, F., Traveset, A., Pausas, J. G., Bosco Imbert, J. & Lloret, F.  (2008) El ecólogo en su laberinto. Ecosistemas 17 (2): 125-127. Mayo. PDF.

Vilà, M., Valladares, F., Traveset, A., Santamaría, L. & Castro, P. (2008)  Invasiones Biológicas.  Publicaciones CSIC. XX pp. PDF



Sintes, T., Moragues, E., Traveset, A. & Rita, J. (2007). Clonal growth dynamics of the invasive Carpobrotus affine acinaciformis in Mediterranean coastal systems: a non-linear model. Ecological Modelling 206: 110-118. PDF.

Rodríguez-Pérez, J. & Traveset, A. (2007). A multi-scale approach in the study of plant regeneration: Finding bottlenecks is not enough. Perspectives in Plant Ecology and Evolution 9: 1-13. PDF.

Traveset, A., Moragues, E. & Valladares, F. (2007). Spreading of the invasive Carpobrotus aff. acinaciformis in Mediterranean ecosystems: The advantage of performing in different light environments. Applied Vegetation Science 11: 45-54. PDF.

Nogales, N., Padilla, D.P., Nieves, C., Illera, J.C. & Traveset, A. (2007). Secondary seed dispersal systems, frugivorous lizards and predatory birds in insular volcanic badlands. Journal of Ecology 95: 1394-1403. PDF.

Jakobsson, A., Padrón, B.  & Traveset, A. (2007) Pollen transfer from invasive Carpobrotus spp. to natives – a study of pollinator behaviour and reproduction success. Biological Conservation 141: 136-145. PDF.

Traveset, A., Roberstson, A. & Rodríguez-Pérez, J. (2007). A review on the role of endozoochory on seed germination. In: Seed Dispersal: Theory and its application in a changing world. Editors: Andrew Dennis, Ronda Green, Eugene Schupp and David Westcott, CABI Publishing, pp. 78-103. PDF.



Traveset, A. & Richardson, D.M. (2006)  Biological invasions as disruptors of plant-animal reproductive mutualisms. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21 (4): 208-216. PDF.

De la Bandera, M.C. & Traveset, A. (2006)  Reproductive ecology of Thymelaea velutina (Thymelaeaceae). Factors contributing to the maintenance of heterocarpy. Plant Systematics and Evolution 256: 97-112. PDF.

De la Bandera, M. C. & Traveset, A. (2006) Breeding system and spatial variation in the pollination biology of the heterocarpic Thymelaea velutina (Thymelaeaceae) Plant Systematics and Evolution 257: 9-23. PDF.

Vilà, M., Bartomeus, I., Gimeno, I., Traveset, A. & Moragues, E. (2006) Demography of the invasive geophyte Oxalis pes-caprae across a Mediterranean island. Annals of Botany 97:1055-1062. PDF.

Lázaro, A. & Traveset, A.(2006)  Population-dependent effects of pollen quantity and quality on the reproductive success of the endangered shrub Buxus balearica (Buxaceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 261: 117- 128. PDF.

Lázaro, A., Traveset, A. & Méndez, M. (2006) Masting in Buxus balearica: assessing fruiting patterns and processes at a large spatial scale.  Oikos 115: 229-240. PDF.

Vilà, M., Tessier, M., Suehs, CM., Brundu, G., Carta, L.,  Galanidis, A., Lambdon, P., Manca, M., Médail, F., Moragues, E, Traveset, A, Troumbis, A.Y. & Hulme, P.E. (2006)  Regional assessment of the impacts of plant invaders on vegetation structure and soil properties of Mediterranean islands. Journal of Biogeography 33: 853-861. PDF.

Rodríguez-Pérez, J. & Traveset, A.  (2006) Daphne rodriguezii: salvar la lagartija, salvar la planta. Conservación Vegetal 10: 15-17. PDF.



Moragues, E.  & Traveset, A. (2005) Effect of Carpobrotus spp. on the pollination success of native species of the Balearic Islands. Biological Conservation 122: 611-619. PDF.

Traveset, A. &  Riera, N.  (2005) Disruption of a plant-lizard seed dispersal system and its ecological consequences for a threatened endemic plant in the Balearic Islands. Conservation Biology 19 (2): 421-431. Commented paper in Science 28 March 2005. PDF.

Verdú, M. & Traveset, A. (2005) Effect of seedling emergence time on seedling survival, growth and fecundity: a phylogenetically controlled meta-analysis. Ecology 86: 1385-1394. PDF.

Rodríguez, J., Riera, N. & Traveset, A. (2005) Effect of seed passage through birds and lizards on emergence rate of mediterranean species: differences between natural and controlled conditions. Functional Ecology 19: 699-706. PDFOutlined in

Lázaro, A.  & Traveset, A. (2005)   Spatio-temporal variation in the pollination mode of Buxus balearica (Buxaceae), an ambophilous and selfing species: mainland-island comparison.  Ecography  28: 640-652. PDF.

Lázaro, A., Traveset, A. & Castillo, A. (2005) Spatio-temporal variation in the regeneration process of a circum- Mediterranean relict. Ecography 29: 1-14. PDF.

Nogales, M., Nieves, C., Illera, J.C., Padilla, D.P. & Traveset, A. (2005)  Effect of reptiles, birds and mammals on seed viability and germination patterns of Rubia fruticosa (Rubiaceae) in the eastern Canary Islands: a study using seed coat thickness analysis. Functional Ecology 19: 429-436. PDF.

Traveset, A., Quintana, J. & Alcover, J.A. (2005) Fossil seeds from the Pliocene of Menorca and Eivissa (Balearic Islands, Western Mediterranean). Endins 27: 205-209. PDF.


Verdú, M. & Traveset, A. (2004) Bridging meta-analysis with the comparative method: a test of seed size effect on germination after frugivores’ gut passage. Oecologia 138: 414-418. PDF.

Traveset, A., Willson, M.F. & Verdú, M. (2004) Characteristics of fleshy fruits in Southeast Alaska. Phylogenetic comparison with fruits from Illinois. Ecography 27: 41-48. PDF.

Traveset, A. & Santamaría, L. (2004)  Alteración de mutualismos planta-animal debido a la introducción de especies exóticas en ecosistemas insulares. Pp. 251-276. En: Ecología Insular. Fernández-Palacios, J.M. (ed.). Asociación Española de Ecología Terrestre. PDF.

Traveset, A., Santamaría, L., Valladares, F. & Vilà, M. (2004) De la ecología de poblaciones y comunidades a la de ecosistemas: avances recientes y futuros desafíos. Ecosistemas (electrónica) XIII (3): 1-  9. Asociación Española de Ecología Terrestre. PDF.

Gulías, J., Traveset, A., Mus, M. & Riera, N. (2004) Critical stages in the recruitment process of Rhamnus alaternus L. Annals of Botany 93: 723-731. PDF.

Brundu, G., Camarda, I., Hulme, P.E., Vilà, M., Troumbis, A., Traveset, A., Moragues, E. & Suhes, C.M. (2004). Comparative analysis of the abundance and distribution of alien plants on Mediterranean islands. In: Arianoutsou, M. &


Papanastasis, V. (eds.), Ecology, Conservation and Management of Mediterranean Climate Ecosystems. Proceedings 10th MEDECOS Conference, 25 April - 1 May 2004, Rhodes, Greece. Millipress, Rotterdam, (124) 9 pp. PDF. 


Traveset, A., Gulías, J., Riera, N. & Mus, M. (2003) Transition probabilities from pollination to establishment in a rare dioecious shrub species (Rhamnus ludovici-salvatoris) in two habitats. Journal of Ecology 91: 427- 437. PDF.

Méndez, M. & Traveset, A. (2003) Sexual expression and allocation in the single-flowered hermaphroditic Paeonia cambessedessi (Paeoniaceae) in relation to plant and flower size.  Oecologia 137: 69- 75. PDF.

Traveset, A. (2003) An evolutionary perspective on plant–animal interactions. Global Ecology & Biogeography 12: 358-360. PDF.

Traveset, A. & Santamaría, L. (2003) Ciencia y Conservación de la Naturaleza. Pp. 99-112. En: El papel social de la ciencia en Baleares: un homenaje a Javier Benedí. Duarte, C.M. y Grasses, F. (eds.). Palma de Mallorca, Baleares. PDF.


Traveset, A. (2002) Consecuencias de la ruptura de mutualismos planta-animal para la distribución de especies vegetales en las Islas Baleares. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 75: 117- 126. PDF.

Traveset, A. & Verdú. M. (2002) A meta-analysis on the effect of gut treatment on germination. In: 339-350. Frugivory and Seed Dispersal: Ecological, Evolutionary and Conservation. Levey, D.; Silva, W. & Galetti, M. (eds.). CAB internacional, UK. PDF.

Riera, N., Traveset, A. & García,O. (2002) Breakage of mutualisms in islands caused by exotic species: the case of Cneorum tricoccon in the Balearics (Western Mediterranean Sea). Journal of Biogeography 29: 713- 719. PDF.


Traveset, A., Riera, N. & Mas, R. (2001) The ecology of fruit-colour polymorphic species in Myrtus communis and differential effect of birds and mammals on seed germination and seedling growth. Journal of Ecology 89:  749- 760. PDF.


Traveset, A., Bermejo, T. & Willson, M.F. (2001) Effect of manure composition on seedling emergence and growth of two common shrub species of southeast Alaska. Plant Ecology 155: 29- 34. PDF.

Traveset, A.,  Riera, N. & Mas, R. (2001) Passage through bird guts causes interspecific differences in seed germination characteristics. Functional Ecology 15: 669- 675. PDF. Oultined in

Traveset, A. (2001) Ecología reproductiva de plantas en condiciones de insularidad: consecuencias ecológicas y evolutivas del aislamiento geográfico. Pp 269-289. En: Ecosistemas Mediterráneos. Análisis Funcional. Zamora, R. & Pugnaire, F.I. (eds.). Textos Universitarios CSIC-AEET, Madrid, Spain. PDF.

García-Fayos, P., Gulías, J., Martínez, J., Marzo, A., Melero, J.P., Traveset, A., Veintimilla, P., Cerdán, V., Gasque, M. & Medrano, H. (2001) Bases ecológicas para la recolección, almacenamiento y germinación de semillas de especies de uso forestal de la Comunidad Valenciana. (Ed. Banc de Llavors Forestals (Conselleria de Medi Ambient, Generalitat Valenciana), Valencia. PDF.