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Prior to the project


Montauban, C., Mas, M., Wangensteen, O. S., i Monteys, V. S., Fornós, D. G., Mola, X. F., & López-Baucells, A. (2021). Bats as natural samplers: First record of the invasive pest rice water weevil Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus in the Iberian Peninsula. Crop Protection, 141, 105427.


Puig‐Montserrat, X., Flaquer, C., Gómez‐Aguilera, N., Burgas, A., Mas, M., Tuneu, C., ... & López‐Baucells, A. (2020). Bats actively prey on mosquitoes and other deleterious insects in rice paddies: Potential impact on human health and agriculture. Pest Management Science, 76(11), 3759-3769.


Bideguren, G. M., López-Baucells, A., Puig-Montserrat, X., Mas, M., Porres, X., & Flaquer, C. (2019). Bat boxes and climate change: testing the risk of over-heating in the Mediterranean region. Biodiversity and Conservation, 28(1), 21-35.


Kemp, J., López-Baucells, A., Rocha, R., Wangensteen, O. S., Andriatafika, Z., Nair, A., & Cabeza, M. (2019). Bats as potential suppressors of multiple agricultural pests: a case study from Madagascar. Agriculture, ecosystems & environment, 269, 88-96.


Timóteo, S., Correia, M., Rodríguez-Echeverría, S., Freitas, H., & Heleno, R. (2018). Multilayer networks reveal the spatial structure of seed-dispersal interactions across the Great Rift landscapes. Nature communications, 9(1), 1-11.


Aizpurua, O., Budinski, I., Georgiakakis, P., Gopalakrishnan, S., Ibañez, C., Mata, V., ... & Alberdi, A. (2018). Agriculture shapes the trophic niche of a bat preying on multiple pest arthropods across Europe: Evidence from DNA metabarcoding. Molecular ecology, 27(3), 815-825.


Rainho, A., & Palmeirim, J. M. (2017). Understanding the long term consequences of fragmentation: lessons from the bats of Bijagós (Guinea-Bissau, West Africa). Hystrix, 28(2).


De Lima, R. F., Sampaio, H., Dunn, J. C., Cabinda, G., Fonseca, R., Oquiongo, G., ... & Buchanan, G. M. (2017). Distribution and habitat associations of the critically endangered bird species of São Tomé Island (Gulf of Guinea). Bird Conservation International, 27(4), 455-469.


Puig-Montserrat, X., Torre, I., López-Baucells, A., Guerrieri, E., Monti, M. M., Ràfols-García, R., ... & Flaquer, C. (2015). Pest control service provided by bats in Mediterranean rice paddies: linking agroecosystems structure to ecological functions. Mammalian Biology, 80(3), 237-245.


Mendenhall, C. D., Karp, D. S., Meyer, C. F., Hadly, E. A., & Daily, G. C. (2014). Predicting biodiversity change and averting collapse in agricultural landscapes. Nature, 509(7499), 213-217.


Rainho, A., & Palmeirim, J. M. (2013). Prioritizing conservation areas around multispecies bat colonies using spatial modeling. Animal Conservation, 16(4), 438-448.

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