Publications

2018

QUEEN CONTROL OR QUEEN SIGNAL IN ANTS: WHAT REMAINS OF THE CONTROVERSY 25 YEARS AFTER KELLER AND NONACS' SEMINAL PAPER

Villalta I, Abril S, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Journal of Chemical Ecology (2018)

ORIGIN AND DISTRIBUTION OF DESERT ANTS ACROSS THE GIBRALTAR STRAITS

Villalta I, Amor F, Galarza JA, Dupont S, Ortega P, Hefetz A, Dahbi A, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution (2018) 118: 122-134

DIET OF HEDGEHOGS (ATELERIX ALGIRUS) IN KABYLIA, ALGERIA

Djennoune D, Marniche F, Amroun M, Boulay R - Turkish Journal of Zoology (2018)

CUTICULAR HYDROCARBONS CORRELATE WITH QUEEN REPRODUCTIVE STATUS IN NATIVE AND INVASIVE ARGENTINE ANTS (LINEPITHEMA HUMILE, MAYR)

Abril S, Diaz M, Lenoir A, Paris C, Boulay R, Gómez C - Plos One (2018) 13(2): e0193115

2017

NATIVE PREDATORS LIVING IN INVADED AREAS: RESPONSES OF TERRESTRIAL AMPHIBIAN SPECIES TO AN ARGENTINE ANT INVASION

Alvarez Blanco P, Caut S, Cerdá X, Angulo E - Oecologia 185 (2017) 95-106

ALLEE EFFECT IN SOCIAL SPECIES

Angulo E, Luque G, Gregory S, Wenzel J, Bessa-Gomez C, Berek L, Courchamp F - Journal of Animal Ecology (2017)

IS PHENOTYPIC PLASTICITY  A KEY MECHANISM FOR RESPONDING TO THERMAL STRESS IN ANTS?

Sanchez Oms C, Cerdá X, Boulay R - The Science of Nature (2017)

DIFFERENCES IN BEHAVIOURAL TRAITS AMONG NATIVE AND INTRODUCED COLONIES OF AN INVASIVE ANT

Blight O, Josens R, Bertelsmeier C, Abril S, Boulay R, Cerdá X - Biological Invasions 19 (2017) 1389-1398

ECOLOGY AND RECOVERY PLANS FOR THE FOUR SPANISH ENDANGERED ENDEMIC BUTTERFLY SPECIES.

Munguira ML, barea-Azcón JM, Castro-Cobo S, García Barros E, Miteva S, Oliveres J, Romo H - Journal of Insect Conservation 21 (2017) 423-433

SOCIAL LIFE IN ARID ENVIRONMENTS: THE CASE STUDY OF CATAGLYPHIS ANTS

Boulay R, Aron S, Cerdá X, Doums C, Graham P, Hefetz A, Monnin T - Annual Review of Entomology 62 (2017) 305-321

2016

PERSONALITY TRAITS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH COLONY PRODUCTIVITY IN THE GYPSY ANT APHAENOGASTER SENILIS

Blight O, Villalta I, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology - 70 (2016) 2203-2209

EFFECTS OF LAND USE ON TAXONOMIC AND FUNCTIONAL DIVERSITY: A CROSS-TAXON ANALYSIS IN A MEDITERRANEAN LANDSCAPE

Hevia V, Carmona C, Azcárate FM, Torralba M, Alcorlo M, Ariño R, Lozano J, Castro-Cobo S, González J – Oecologia 181 (2016) 959–970

NUTRITIONAL VERSUS GENETIC CORRELATES OF CASTE DIFFERENTIATION IN A DESERT ANT

Amor F, Villalta I, Doums C, Angulo E, Caut S, Castro S, Jowers MJ, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Ecological Entomology 41 (2016) 660–667

SOCIAL COHERCION OF LARVAL DEVELOPMENT IN AN ANT SPECIES

Villalta I, Amor F, Cerdá X, Boulay R - The Science of Nature 103 (2016) 18

EARLY DEVELOPMENT PROCESSES LIMIT SOCIALLY MEDIATED PHENOTYPIC PLASTICITY IN AN ANT

Villalta I, Blight O, Angulo E, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 70 (2016) 285-291

A PROACTIVE-REACTIVE SYNDROME AFFECTS GROUP SUCCESS IN AN ANT SPECIES

Blight O, Albet Díaz-Mariblanca G, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Behavioral Ecology 27 (2016) 118-125

PHTHALATE POLLUTION IN AN AMAZONIAN RAINFOREST

Lenoir A, Boulay R, Dejean A, Touchard A, Cuvillier-Hot V - Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23 (2016) 16865–16872

PRIMERAS OBSERVACIONES DE LA ESPECIE BRACHYTHEMIS IMPARTITA (KARSCH, 1890) (ODONATA: LIBELLULIDAE), EN LA PROVINCIA DE GRANADA, ESPAÑA

Cortés Merino S, Caballero Cid M, Hernando Soriguer A, Urbano Tenorio F, Vidal-Cordero JM - Boletín de la Asociación Odonatológica de Andalucía 4 (2016) 5-8

2015

MORPHOLOGY OF THE STRIDULATORY ORGANS OF IBERIAN MYRMICINE ANTS (HYMENOPTERA, FORMICIDAE)

Castro S, Álvarez M, Munguira ML - Italian Journal of Zoology 82 (2015) 387-397

THE INTENSITY OF MALE-MALE INTERACTIONS DECLINES IN HIGHLAND SONGBIRD POPULATIONS

Bastianelli G, Seoane J, Álvarez-Blanco P, Laiolo P - Behavioral Ecology Sociobiology (2015) 1-8

REGULATION OF WORKER EGG LAYING BY LARVAE IN A FISSION-PERFORMING ANT
Villalta I, Angulo E, Devers S, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Animal Behaviour 106 (2015) 149-156

CLIMATE MEDIATES THE EFFECTS OF DISTURBANCE ON ANT ASSEMBLAGE STRUCTURE

Gibb H, Sanders NJ, Dunn RR, Watson S, Photakis M, et al - Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282 (2015) 0418

A MULTIDIMENSIONAL FUNCTIONAL TRAIT ANALYSIS OF RESOURCE EXPLOITATION IN EUROPEAN ANTS

Retana J, Arnan X, Cerdá X - Ecology 96 (2015) 2781-2793

NUEVA CITA DE TRITHEMIS KIRBVI, 1981 (ODONATA: LIBELLULIDAE) EN LA PROVINCIA DE GRANADA (SURESTE PENINSULA)

Hernando Soriguer A, Vidal Cordero JM, Cortés-Merino S, Urbano Tenorio F, Hita Ordóñez D, Cabellero Cid M - Boletín de la Asociación Odonatológica de Andalucía 3 (2015) 3-6

2014

THE ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS OF LARGER COLONY SIZE MAY PROMOTE POLYGYNY IN ANTS

Boulay R, Arnan X, Cerdá X, Retana J - Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27 (2014) 2856-2863

ANT FUNCTIONAL RESPONSES ALONG ENVIRONMENTAL GRADIENTS

Arnan X, Cerdá X, Retana J - Journal of Animal Ecology 83 (2014) 1398-1408

A LIST OF AND SOME COMMENTS ABOUT TRAIL PHEROMONES OF ANTS

Cerdá X, Van Oudenhove L, Bernstein C, Boulay R - Natural Product Communications 9 (2014) 1115-1122

RECENT SPECIATION AND SECONDARY CONTACT IN ENDEMIC ANTS

Jowers MJ, Amor F, Ortega P, Lenoir A, Boulay R, Cerdá X, Galarza JA - Molecular Ecology 23 (2014) 2529-2542

THE EFFECTS OF FIRE ON ANT TROPHIC ASSEMBLAGE AND SEX ALLOCATION

Caut S, Jowers MJ, Arnan X, Pearce‐Duvet J, Rodrigo J, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Ecology and Evolution 4 (2014) 35-49

PROYECTO TECNICO: ODONATOFAUNA DEL HUMEDAL DE PADUL (GRANADA. ESPAÑA)

Vidal-Cordero JM, Hernando Soriguer A, Cortes Merino S - Boletín de la Asociación Odonatologica de Andalucia 2 (2014) 37-40

ANT CUTICULAR RESPONSE TO PHTHALATE POLLUTION

Lenoir A, Touchard A, Devers S, Christides J-P, Boulay R, Cuvillier-Hot V - Environnemental Science and Pollution Research 21 (2014) 13446-13451

IMPACT OF ECOLOGICAL DOSES OF THE MOST WIDESPREAD PHTHALATE ON A TERRESTRIAL SPECIES, THE ANT LASIUS NIGER

Cuvillier-Hot V, Salin K, Devers S, Tasiemski A, Schaffner P, Boulay R, Billiard S, Lenoir A - Envrionmental Research 131 (2014) 104-110

CATAGLYPHIS TARTESSICA SP. N., A NEW ANT SPECIES (HYMENOPTERA: FORMICIDAE IN SOUTH-WESTERN SPAIN

Amor F, Ortega P - Myrmecological News 19 (2014) 125 - 132.

 

2013

BIODIVERSIDAD ALTERADA POR LA HORMIGA ARGENTINA EN DOÑANA

Angulo E, Caut S, Cerdá X - Conservar aprovechando (2013)

DO SOCIAL GROUPS PREVENT ALLEE EFFECT RELATED EXTINCTIONS?: THE CASE OF WILD DOGS

Angulo E, Rasmussen GS, Macdonald DW, Courchamp F - Frontiers in Zoology 10 (2013) 11

PLASTIC CHANGES IN TADPOLE TROPHIC ECOLOGY REVEALED BY STABLE ISOTOPE ANALYSIS

Caut S, Angulo E, Diaz-Panianga C, Gomez-Mestre I - Oecologia 173 (2013) 95-105

TWO CLOSELY LINKED TOMATO HKT CODING GENES ARE POSITIONAL CANDIDATES FOR THE MAJOR TOMATO QTL INVOLVED IN NA+/K+ HOMEOSTASIS

Asins MJ, Villalta I, Aly MM, Olias  R, Alvarez de Morales P, Huertas R, Li J, Jaime-Perez N, Haro R, Raga V, Carbonell EA, Belver A - Plant, Cell & Environment 36 (2013) 1171-1191

DROVE ROADS: KEYSTONE STRUCTURES THAT PROMOTE ANT DIVERSITY IN MEDITERRANEAN FOREST LANDSCAPES

Azcárate FM, Seoan J, Castro S, Peco B - Acta Oecologica 49 (2013) 107-115

RECOGNITION OF CASTE AND MATING STATUS MAINTAINS MONOGYNY IN THE ANT APHAENOGASTER SENILIS

Ruel C, Hefetz A, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 67 (2013) 1295-1305

QUESTIONING THE MUTUAL BENEFITS OF MYRMECOCHORY: A STABLE ISOTOPE-BASED EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH

Caut S, Jowers MJ, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Ecological Entomology DOI: 10.1111/een.12028

SURFACE LIPIDS OF QUEEN-LAID EGGS DO NOT REGULATE QUEEN PRODUCTION IN A FISSION-PERFORMING ANT

Ruel C, Lenoir A, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Naturwissenschaften 100 (2013) 91-100

A YEAR IN AN ANT'S LIFE: OPPORTUNISM AND SEASONAL VARIATION IN THE FORAGING ECOLOGY OF APHAENOGASTER SENILIS

Caut S, Barroso Á, Cerdá X, Amor F, Boulay R - Écoscience 20 (2013) 19-27

CHEMICAL INTEGRATION OF THORICTUS MYRMECOPHILOUS BEETLES INTO CATAGLYPHIS ANT NESTS

Lenoir L, Háva J, Hefetz A, Dahbi A, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 51 (2013) 335-342

SOCIAL AND POPULATION STRUCTURE IN THE ANT CATAGLYPHIS EMMAE

Jowers MJ, Leniaud L, Cerdá X, Alasaad S, Caut S, Amor F, Aron S, Boulay R - PloS one 8 (2013) e72941

SHORT-TERM ECOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIOURAL RESPONSES OF MEDITERRANEAN ANT SPECIES APHAENOGASTER GIBBOSA (LATR 1798) TO WILDFIRE

Lázaro‐González A, Arnan X, Boulay R, Cerdá X, Rodrigo A - Insect Conservation and Diversity 6 (2013) 627-638

RESPONSE OF ANT FUNCTIONAL COMPOSITION TO FIRE

Arnan X, Rodrigo A, Cerdá X, Retana X - Ecography 26 (2013) 1182-1192

IS COMPETITION A SIGNIFICANT HALLMARK OF ANT (HYMENOPTERA: FORMICIDAE) ECOLOGY?

Cerdá X, Arnan X, Retana J - Myrmecological News 18 (2013) 137-147

2012

SOCIAL HYBRIDOGENESIS IN THE CLONAL ANT CATAGLYPHIS HISPANICA

Leniaud L, Darras H, Boulay R, Aron S - Current Biology 22 (2012) 1188-1193

SEABIRD MODULATIONS OF ISOTOPIC NITROGEN ON ISLANDS

Caut S, Angulo E, Pisanu B, Ruffino L, Faulquier L, Lorvelec O, Chapuis JL, Pascal M, Vidal E, Courchamp F - PloS one 7 (2012) e39125

BEHAVIOUR-MEDIATED GROUP SIZE EFFECT CONSTRAINS REPRODUCTIVE DECISIONS IN A SOCIAL INSECT

Ruel C, Cerdá X, Boulay R - Animal Behaviour 84 (2012) 853–860

BRIGHTER COLORED PAPER WASPS (POLISTES DOMINULA) HAVE LARGER POISON GLANDS

Vidal-Cordero JM, Moreno-Rueda G, López-Órta A, Ros-Santaella JL, Ortiz-Sánchez J -  Frontiers in Zoology 9 (2012) 20.

FREQUENT COLONY RELOCATINOS DO NOT RESULT IN EFFECTIVE DISPERSAL IN THE GYPSY ANT APHAENOGASTER SENILIS

Galarza JA, Jovani R, Cerdá X, Rico C, Barroso Á, Boulay R - Oikos 121 (2012) 605-613

2011

2010

PRIMER INVENTARIO DE LOS FORMICIDOS DE NAVARRA (HYMENOPTERA, FORMICIDAE)

Tinaut A, Martínez Ibáñez MD, Vidal Cordero J - Munibe 58 (2010) 79-84

2009

LAS HORMIGAS DE CABO DE GATA (ALMERIA, ESPAÑA) ASPECTOS FAUNISTICOS (HYMENOPTERA, FORMICIDAE)

Tinaut A, Mira O, Vidal JM, Aguirre-Segura A - Boletín de la Asociación española de Entomología 33 (2009) 227-251

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2000

CAMPONOTUS FELLAH COLONY INTEGRATION: WORKER INDIVIDUALITY NECESSITATES FREQUENT HYDROCARBON EXCHANGES

Boulay R, Hefetz A, Soroker V, Lenoir A - Animal Behaviour 59 (2000) 1127-1153

OCTOPAMINE REVERSES THE ISOLATION-INDUCED INCREASES IN TROPHALLAXIS IN THE CARPENTER ANT CAMPONOTUS FELLAH

Boulay R, Soroker V, Godzinska EJ,Hefetz A, Lenoir A - Journal of Experimental Biology 203 (2000) 513-520

ANALYSIS OF BIOGENIC AMINES BY SOLID-PHASE MICROEXTRACTION AND HIGH-PERFORMANCE LIQUID CHROMATOGRAPHY WITH ELECTROCHEMICAL DETECTION

Auger J, Boulay R, Jaillais B, Delion-Vancassel S - Journal of Chromatography A, 870 (2000) 395-403

1999

COMPOSICIÓN, ABUNDANCIA Y FENOLOGÍA DE LAS HORMIGAS (HYMENOPTERA: FORMICIDAE) EN CAMPOS CÍTRÍCOS DE TARRAGONA

Palacios R, Martinez-Ferrer MT, Cerdá X - Boletín de Sanidad Vegetal. Plagas 25 (1999) 229-240.

TROPHALLAXIS MEDIATES UNIFORMITY OF COLONY ODOR IN CATAGLYPHIS IBERICA ANTS (HYMENOPTERA, FORMICIDAE)

Dahbi A, Hefetz A, Cerdá X, Lenoir A - Journal of Insect Behavior 12 (1999) 559-567

1987

INCIDENCE OF LIFE CYCLE AND FOOD AVAILABILITY ON THE DIET OF AN ANT

Bosch J, Alsina, Cerdá X, Retana J - Vie et Milieu 37 (1987) 237-242