Publication list since 2015


  • Cabon A; Fernández de Uña L, Gea-Izquierdo G, Woodruff D, Meinzer F, Martínez-Vilalta J, De Cáceres M (2019) Water potential control of turgor-driven tracheid enlargement in Scots pine at its xeric distribution edge. New Phytologist (

  • De Cáceres M, Casals P, Gabriel E, Castro X (2019) Scaling-up individual-level allometric equations to predict stand-level fuel loading in Mediterranean shrublands. Annals of Forest Science 76(3):87 (

  • Sánchez-Pinillos M, De Cáceres M, Ameztegui A, Coll L (2019) Temporal dimension of forest vulnerability to fire along successional trajectories. J Environ Manage 248:109301. (

  • Duane A, Aquilué N, Canelles Q, Morán-Ordóñez A, De Cáceres M, Brotons L (2019) Adapting prescribed burns to future climate change in Mediterranean landscapes. Sci Total Environ 677:68–83. (

  • Yao J, Zhang C, De Cáceres M, Legendre P, Zhao X (2019) Variation in compositional and structural components of community assemblage and its determinants. Journal of Vegetation Science 30(2): 257-268 (

  • Batllori E, De Cáceres M, Brotons L, Ackerly DD, Moritz MA, Lloret F (2019) Compound fire-drought regimes promote ecosystem transitions in Mediterranean ecosystems. Journal of Ecology 107(3): 1187-1198. (

  • De Cáceres M, Martín-Alcón S, González-Olabarria JR, Coll L (2019) A general method for the classification of forest stands using species composition and vertical and horizontal structure. Annals of Forest Science (

  • De Cáceres M, Coll L, Legendre P, Allen RB, Wiser SK, Fortin MJ, Condit R, Hubbell S (2019) Trajectory analysis in community ecology. Ecological Monographs.(


  • Karavani A, De Cáceres M, Martínez de Aragón J, Bonet JA, de-Miguel S (2018) Effect of climatic and soil moisture on mushroom productivity and related ecosystem services in Mediterranean pine stands facing climate change. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 248:432–440 (

  • De Caceres M, Martin-StPaul N, Turco M, Cabon A, Granda V (2018) Estimating daily meteorological data and downscaling climate models over landscapes. Environmental Modelling and Software 108: 186-196 (

  • Cabon A, Martínez-Vilalta J, Martínez-de-Aragón J, De Cáceres M (2018) Applying the eco-hydrological equilibrium hypothesis to model root distribution in water-limited forests. Ecohydrology 11: e2015 (

  • Roces-Díaz JV, Vayreda J, Banqué-Casanovas M, Cusó M, Anton M, Bonet JA, Brotons L, De Cáceres M, Herrando S, Martínez de Aragón J, de-Miguel S, Martínez-Vilalta J (2018) Assessing the distribution of forest ecosystem services in a highly populated Mediterranean region. Ecological Indicators 93: 986-997 (

  • De Cáceres M, Franklin SB, Hunter JT, Landucci F, Dengler J, Roberts DW (2018) Global overview of plot-based vegetation classification approaches. Phytocoenologia 48: 101-112. (; ISSN: 0340-269X; IF 2017: 1.721).

  • Wiser SK, De Cáceres M (2018) New Zealand’s plot-based classification of vegetation. Phytocoenologia 48: 153-161 (

  • Affeld K, Wiser SK, Payton I, De Cáceres M (2018) Using classification assignment rules to assess land-use change impacts on forest biodiversity at local to national scales. Forest Ecosystems 5: 13 (


  • Batllori E, De Cáceres M, Brotons L, Ackerly DD, Moritz MA, Lloret F (2017). Cumulative effects of fire and drought in Mediterranean ecosystems. Ecosphere 8 (8): e01906 (

  • Ameztegui A., Cabon A., De Cáceres M., Coll L. (2017). Managing stand density to enhance the adaptability of Scots pine stands to climate change: A modelling approach. Ecological Modelling 356:141–150 (

  • Aquilué N., De Cáceres M., Fortin M.-J., Fall A., Brotons L. (2017). A spatial allocation procedure to model land-use/land-cover changes: Accounting for occurrence and spread processes. Ecological Modelling 344:73–86 (


  • Vall-llosera M., Sol D., Llimona F., De Cáceres M., Sales S (2016) Biotic resistance, niche opportunities and the invasion of natural habitats. Biological Invasions. (

  • Franklin S.B., Hunter J.T., De Cáceres M., Dengler J., Landucci F., Krestov P. (2016) Introducing the IAVS Vegetation Classification Working Group. Phytocoenologia 46: 5-8 (

  • Gil-Tena A, Aquilué N, Duane A, De Cáceres M, Brotons L, (2016) Mediterranean fire regime effects on pine-oak forest landscape mosaics under global change in NE Spain. European Journal of Forest Research 135(2): 403-416 (

  • Sánchez-Pinillos M, Coll L, De Cáceres M, Ameztegui A (2016). Assessing the persistence capacity of communities facing natural disturbances on the basis of species response traits. Ecological Indicators 66: 76-85 (

  • Wiser SK, Thomson FJ, De Cáceres M, (2016). Expanding an existing classification of New Zealand vegetation to include non-forested vegetation. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 40(1) (


  • De Cáceres M, Martínez-Vilalta J, Coll L, Llorens P, Casals P, Poyatos R, Pausas JG, Brotons L (2015) Coupling a water balance model with forest inventory data to predict drought stress: the role of forest structural changes vs. climate changes. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 213: 77-90 (

  • De Cáceres M, Chytrý M, Agrillo E, Attorre F, Botta-Dukát Z, Capelo J, Czúcz B, Dengler J, Ewald J, Faber-Langendoen D, Feoli E, Franklin SB, Gavilán R, Gillet F, Jansen F, Jiménez-Alfaro B, Krestov P, Landucci F, Lengyel A, Loidi J, Mucina L, Peet RK, Roberts DW, Roleček J, Schaminée J, Schmidtlein S, Theurillat JP, Tichý L, Walker DA, Wildi O, Willner W, Wiser SK (2015) A comparative framework for broad-scale plot-based vegetation classification. Applied Vegetation Science 18: 543-560 (

  • Gil-Tena A, De Cáceres M, Ernoult A, Butet A, Brotons L, Burel F. (2015) Agricultural landscape composition as a driver of farmland bird diversity in Brittany (NW France). Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 205: 79-89 (

  • Martín-Alcón S, Coll L, De Cáceres M, Guitart L, Cabré M, Just A, González-Olabarría JR. (2015) Combining aerial LiDAR and multi-spectral imagery to assess post-fire regeneration types in a Mediterranean forest. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 45: 856-866 (

  • Cardador L, De Cáceres M, Giralt D, Bota G, Aquilué N, Arroyo B, Mougeot F, Cantero-Martínez C, Viladomiu L, Rosell J, Casas F, Estrada A, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Brotons L. (2015). Tools for exploring habitat suitability for steppe birds under land use change scenarios. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 200: 119-125 (