Publications


Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome.
Sci Rep 2017 Jan 17;7:39102. Epub 2017 Jan 17.
Plant Systematic and Ecology Laboratory, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon.


Variation in stem mortality rates determines patterns of above-ground biomass in Amazonian forests: implications for dynamic global vegetation models.
Glob Chang Biol 2016 Dec 19;22(12):3996-4013. Epub 2016 May 19.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS6 2QT, UK.

Evolutionary heritage influences Amazon tree ecology.
Proc Biol Sci 2016 Dec;283(1844)
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.


Unraveling the biogeographical history of Chrysobalanaceae from plastid genomes.
Am J Bot 2016 Jun 21;103(6):1089-102. Epub 2016 Jun 21.
Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique UMR 5174 CNRS, ENFA, Université Paul Sabatier 31062 Toulouse, France


Hyperdominance in Amazonian forest carbon cycling.
Nat Commun 2015 Apr 28;6:6857. Epub 2015 Apr 28.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.

Widespread occurrence of bd in French Guiana, South America.
PLoS One 2015 22;10(4):e0125128. Epub 2015 Apr 22.
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research, Department of Conservation Biology, Leipzig, Germany; Université de Toulouse, Laboratoire Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Environnement (Ecolab), Toulouse, France; Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, EcoLab, Toulouse, France.

Shotgun assembly of the assassin bug Brontostoma colossus mitochondrial genome (Heteroptera, Reduviidae).
Gene 2014 Nov 18;552(1):184-94. Epub 2014 Sep 18.
Laboratoire EDB (UMR 5174, CNRS/UPS/ENFA), Université Paul Sabatier, Bât. 4R1, 118 route de Narbonne, 31062, Toulouse cedex 9, France. Electronic address:



Genome skimming by shotgun sequencing helps resolve the phylogeny of a pantropical tree family.
Mol Ecol Resour 2014 Sep 2;14(5):966-75. Epub 2014 Apr 2.
UMR 5174 Laboratoire Évolution & Diversité Biologique, CNRS, Université Paul Sabatier, ENFA, 118 route de Narbonne, F-31062, Toulouse, France; Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G5, Canada.

Markedly divergent estimates of Amazon forest carbon density from ground plots and satellites.
Glob Ecol Biogeogr 2014 Aug 22;23(8):935-946. Epub 2014 Apr 22.
School of Geography, University of Leeds Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK.


Hyperdominance in the Amazonian tree flora.
Science 2013 Oct;342(6156):1243092
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, Netherlands.

Rare species support vulnerable functions in high-diversity ecosystems.
PLoS Biol 2013 28;11(5):e1001569. Epub 2013 May 28.
Unité Mixte de Recherche (UMR) Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)-UM2- Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer (IFREMER)-Institute for Research and Development (IRD) 5119 ECOSYM, Université Montpellier 2 cc 093, Montpellier, France.




Differences in volatile terpene composition between the bark and leaves of tropical tree species.
Phytochemistry 2012 Oct 2;82:81-8. Epub 2012 Aug 2.
Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS/Université Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, Toulouse, France.

Averting biodiversity collapse in tropical forest protected areas.
Nature 2012 Sep;489(7415):290-4
Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Science and School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland 4878, Australia.


Diversity of the volatile organic compounds emitted by 55 species of tropical trees: a survey in French Guiana.
J Chem Ecol 2009 Nov 12;35(11):1349-62. Epub 2009 Dec 12.
Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, UMR 5174 CNRS/Université Paul Sabatier, 118, route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse, France.




Continental-scale patterns of canopy tree composition and function across Amazonia.
Nature 2006 Sep;443(7110):444-7
Institute of Environmental Biology, Section Plant Ecology and Biodiversity, and the National Herbarium of the Netherlands NHN, Utrecht University branch, Sorbonnelaan 14-16, 3584 CA Utrecht, The Netherlands.



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