Dr Cristina Garcia Perez PhD

Tenure Track Fellow Evolution, Ecology and Behaviour

    Publications

    2019

    A spatial stream-network approach assists in managing the remnant genetic diversity of riparian forests (Journal article)

    Rodriguez-Gonzalez, P. M., Garcia, C., Albuquerque, A., Monteiro-Henriques, T., Faria, C., Guimaraes, J. B., . . . Almeida, M. H. (2019). A spatial stream-network approach assists in managing the remnant genetic diversity of riparian forests. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-43132-7

    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-43132-7

    Demografía y Genética de Poblaciones (Journal article)

    García, C. (n.d.). Demografía y Genética de Poblaciones. Ecosistemas, 28(1), 1-3. doi:10.7818/ecos.1689

    DOI: 10.7818/ecos.1689

    Integrating demography and population genetics through landscape genetics (Journal article)

    García, C. (n.d.). Integrating demography and population genetics through landscape genetics. Ecosistemas, 28(1), 75-90. doi:10.7818/ecos.1694

    DOI: 10.7818/ecos.1694

    2018

    A comparative analysis between SNPs and SSRs to investigate genetic variation in a juniper species (Juniperus phoenicea ssp. turbinata) (Journal article)

    García, C., Guichoux, E., & Hampe, A. (2018). A comparative analysis between SNPs and SSRs to investigate genetic variation in a juniper species (Juniperus phoenicea ssp. turbinata). Tree Genetics and Genomes, 14(6). doi:10.1007/s11295-018-1301-x

    DOI: 10.1007/s11295-018-1301-x

    Geography and environment shape landscape genetics of Mediterranean alpine species Silene ciliata Poiret (Caryophyllaceae) (Journal article)

    Morente-López, J., García, C., Lara Romero, C., García Fernández, A., Draper, D., & Iriondo, J. M. (n.d.). Geography and environment shape landscape genetics of Mediterranean alpine species Silene ciliata Poiret (Caryophyllaceae). Frontiers in Plant Science. doi:10.3389/fpls.2018.01698

    DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01698

    Human-Mediated Dispersal and the Rewiring of Spatial Networks (Journal article)

    Bullock, J. M., Bonte, D., Pufal, G., Carvalho, C. D. S., Chapman, D. S., Garcia, C., . . . Mar Delgado, M. (2018). Human-Mediated Dispersal and the Rewiring of Spatial Networks. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, 33(12), 958-970. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2018.09.008

    DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.09.008

    Genetics of dispersal (Journal article)

    Saastamoinen, M., Bocedi, G., Cote, J., Legrand, D., Guillaume, F., Wheat, C. W., . . . del Mar Delgado, M. (2018). Genetics of dispersal. BIOLOGICAL REVIEWS, 93(1), 574-599. doi:10.1111/brv.12356

    DOI: 10.1111/brv.12356

    2017

    Drivers of genetic differentiation in a generalist insect-pollinated herb across spatial scales (Journal article)

    Munoz-Pajares, A. J., Garcia, C., Abdelaziz, M., Bosch, J., Perfectti, F., & Gomez, J. M. (2017). Drivers of genetic differentiation in a generalist insect-pollinated herb across spatial scales. MOLECULAR ECOLOGY, 26(6), 1576-1585. doi:10.1111/mec.13971

    DOI: 10.1111/mec.13971

    The beauty and the beast: Endemic mutualistic interactions promote community -based conservation on Socotra Island (Yemen) (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., & Vasconcelos, R. (2017). The beauty and the beast: Endemic mutualistic interactions promote community -based conservation on Socotra Island (Yemen). JOURNAL FOR NATURE CONSERVATION, 35, 20-23. doi:10.1016/j.jnc.2016.11.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jnc.2016.11.005

    Dispersal processes driving plant movement: challenges for understanding and predicting range shifts in a changing world (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Klein, E. K., & Jordano, P. (2017). Dispersal processes driving plant movement: challenges for understanding and predicting range shifts in a changing world. JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, 105(1), 1-5. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12705

    DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12705

    Extended dispersal kernels in a changing world: insights from statistics of extremes (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., & Borda-de-Agua, L. (2017). Extended dispersal kernels in a changing world: insights from statistics of extremes. JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, 105(1), 63-74. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12685

    DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12685

    2016

    Ionizing radiation from Chernobyl affects development of wild carrot plants (Journal article)

    Boratynski, Z., Arias, J. M., Garcia, C., Mappes, T., Mousseau, T. A., Moller, A. P., . . . Tukalenko, E. (2016). Ionizing radiation from Chernobyl affects development of wild carrot plants. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6. doi:10.1038/srep39282

    DOI: 10.1038/srep39282

    Inter-annual maintenance of the fine-scale genetic structure in a biennial plant (Journal article)

    Valverde, J., Maria Gomez, J., Garcia, C., Sharbel, T. F., Noelia Jimenez, M., & Perfectti, F. (2016). Inter-annual maintenance of the fine-scale genetic structure in a biennial plant. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6. doi:10.1038/srep37712

    DOI: 10.1038/srep37712

    Spatial dynamics of expanding fragmented thermophilous forests on a Macaronesian island (Journal article)

    Bello-Rodriguez, V., Garcia, C., del-Arco, M. J., Hernandez-Hernandez, R., & Maria Gonzalez-Mancebo, J. (2016). Spatial dynamics of expanding fragmented thermophilous forests on a Macaronesian island. FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 379, 165-172. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2016.08.015

    DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2016.08.015

    Inbreeding and neighbouring vegetation drive drought-induced die-off within juniper populations (Journal article)

    Lloret, F., & Garcia, C. (2016). Inbreeding and neighbouring vegetation drive drought-induced die-off within juniper populations. FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY, 30(10), 1696-1704. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12655

    DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12655

    Direct and indirect effects of shrub encroachment on alpine grasslands mediated by plant-flower visitor interactions (Journal article)

    Lara-Romero, C., Garcia, C., Morente-Lopez, J., & Iriondo, J. M. (2016). Direct and indirect effects of shrub encroachment on alpine grasslands mediated by plant-flower visitor interactions. FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY, 30(9), 1521-1530. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12637

    DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12637

    Reduced reproductive fitness of an endemic insular juniper population: An eco-genetic mediation hypothesis (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Rumeu, B., Gonzalez-Perez, M. A., & Nogales, M. (2016). Reduced reproductive fitness of an endemic insular juniper population: An eco-genetic mediation hypothesis. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION, 198, 70-77. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2016.03.023

    DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2016.03.023

    An optimised protocol to isolate high-quality genomic DNA from seed tissues streamlines the workflow to obtain direct estimates of seed dispersal distances in gymnosperms (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., & Escribano-Avila, G. (2016). An optimised protocol to isolate high-quality genomic DNA from seed tissues streamlines the workflow to obtain direct estimates of seed dispersal distances in gymnosperms. JOURNAL OF PLANT RESEARCH, 129(3), 559-563. doi:10.1007/s10265-016-0806-3

    DOI: 10.1007/s10265-016-0806-3

    The signatures of Anthropocene defaunation: cascading effects of the seed dispersal collapse (Journal article)

    Perez-Mendez, N., Jordano, P., Garcia, C., & Valido, A. (2016). The signatures of Anthropocene defaunation: cascading effects of the seed dispersal collapse. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6. doi:10.1038/srep24820

    DOI: 10.1038/srep24820

    2015

    Ecological Marginalization Facilitated Diversification in Conifers (Journal article)

    Cardoso, G. C., Cortesao, M., & Garcia, C. (2015). Ecological Marginalization Facilitated Diversification in Conifers. EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY, 42(2), 146-155. doi:10.1007/s11692-015-9306-y

    DOI: 10.1007/s11692-015-9306-y

    2014

    Long-term expansion of juniper populations in managed landscapes: patterns in space and time (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Moracho, E., Diaz-Delgado, R., & Jordano, P. (2014). Long-term expansion of juniper populations in managed landscapes: patterns in space and time. JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, 102(6), 1562-1571. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12297

    DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12297

    El sistema de dispersión de semillas del cedro canario (Juniperus cedrus) en el Parque Nacional del Teide: aproximación ecológica y molecular Beatriz Rumeu, Cristina García, Manuel Nogales (2014) Monografías Ministerio de agricultura, alimentación y Medio Ambiente. (Chapter)

    Rumeu, B., García, C., Nogales, M., & Garcia Perez, C. (2014). El sistema de dispersión de semillas del cedro canario (Juniperus cedrus) en el Parque Nacional del Teide: aproximación ecológica y molecularBeatriz Rumeu, Cristina García, Manuel Nogales (2014) Monografías Ministerio de agricultura, alimentación y Medio Ambiente.. In Unknown Book (pp. 24-54). Madrid: Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente..

    Ecological networks: delving into the architecture of biodiversity (Conference Paper)

    Heleno, R., Garcia, C., Jordano, P., Traveset, A., Maria Gomez, J., Bluethgen, N., . . . Olesen, J. M. (2014). Ecological networks: delving into the architecture of biodiversity. In BIOLOGY LETTERS Vol. 10. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2013.1000

    DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2013.1000

    2013

    Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 February 2013-31 March 2013 (Journal article)

    Arias, M. C., Atteke, C., Augusto, S. C., Bailey, J., Bazaga, P., Beheregaray, L. B., . . . Mol, E. R. P. D. C. (2013). Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 February 2013-31 March 2013. MOLECULAR ECOLOGY RESOURCES, 13(4), 760-762. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12121

    DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12121

    2011

    Aplicaciones de la genética al estudio y conservación de la vida silvestre (Chapter)

    Garcia, C. (2011). Aplicaciones de la genética al estudio y conservación de la vida silvestre. In J. A. Godoy, & B. Martínez-Cruz (Eds.), Aplicaciones de la genética al estudio y conservación de la vida silvestre (pp. 25-37). Sevilla, Sapon: Consejería de Medio Ambiente Junta de Andalucía..

    Molecular insights into seed dispersal mutualisms driving plant population recruitment (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., & Grivet, D. (2011). Molecular insights into seed dispersal mutualisms driving plant population recruitment. ACTA OECOLOGICA-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, 37(6), 632-640. doi:10.1016/j.actao.2011.04.009

    DOI: 10.1016/j.actao.2011.04.009

    2009

    Maternal genetic correlations in the seed rain: effects of frugivore activity in heterogeneous landscapes (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Jordano, P., Miguel Arroyo, J., & Antonio Godoy, J. (2009). Maternal genetic correlations in the seed rain: effects of frugivore activity in heterogeneous landscapes. JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, 97(6), 1424-1435. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2745.2009.01577.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2009.01577.x

    On gene dispersal studies in complex landscapes: a reply to the comment on Garcia et al. (2005,2007) (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Godoy, J. A., & Jordano, P. (2009). On gene dispersal studies in complex landscapes: a reply to the comment on Garcia et al. (2005,2007). MOLECULAR ECOLOGY, 18(22), 4536-4540. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04393.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04393.x

    2008

    Spatial mating networks in insect-pollinated plants (Journal article)

    Fortuna, M. A., Garcia, C., Guimaraes, P. R., & Bascompte, J. (2008). Spatial mating networks in insect-pollinated plants. ECOLOGY LETTERS, 11(5), 490-498. doi:10.1111/j.1461-0248.2008.01167.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2008.01167.x

    2007

    Estimation of the seed dispersal kernel from exact identification of source plants (Journal article)

    Robledo-Arnuncio, J. J., & Garcia, C. (2007). Estimation of the seed dispersal kernel from exact identification of source plants. MOLECULAR ECOLOGY, 16(23), 5098-5109. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03427.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03427.x

    Contemporary pollen and seed dispersal in a Prunus mahaleb population: patterns in distance and direction (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Jordano, P., & Godoy, J. A. (2007). Contemporary pollen and seed dispersal in a Prunus mahaleb population: patterns in distance and direction. MOLECULAR ECOLOGY, 16(9), 1947-1955. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2006.03126.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2006.03126.x

    Differential contribution of frugivores to complex seed dispersal patterns. (Journal article)

    Jordano, P., García, C., Godoy, J. A., & García-Castaño, J. L. (2007). Differential contribution of frugivores to complex seed dispersal patterns.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 104(9), 3278-3282. doi:10.1073/pnas.0606793104

    DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0606793104

    2005

    Mating patterns, pollen dispersal, and the ecological maternal neighbourhood in a Prunus mahaleb L. population (Journal article)

    Garcia, C., Arroyo, J. M., Godoy, J. A., & Jordano, P. (2005). Mating patterns, pollen dispersal, and the ecological maternal neighbourhood in a Prunus mahaleb L. population. MOLECULAR ECOLOGY, 14(6), 1821-1830. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2005.02542.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2005.02542.x

    2003

    The ratio of leaf to total photosynthetic area influences shade survival and plastic response to light of green-stemmed leguminous shrub seedlings (Journal article)

    Valladares, F., Hernandez, L. G., Dobarro, I., Garcia-Perez, C., Sanz, R., & Pugnaire, F. I. (2003). The ratio of leaf to total photosynthetic area influences shade survival and plastic response to light of green-stemmed leguminous shrub seedlings. ANNALS OF BOTANY, 91(5), 577-584. doi:10.1093/aob/mcg059

    DOI: 10.1093/aob/mcg059