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Conservation Biology, Macroecology, Biogeography, Spatial Ecology, Conservation Culturomics, Species Distributions, Endangered Species, Conservation Modelling, Conservation Prioritizations, Invasive Species


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  • Done but not dusted: Reflections on the first global reptile assessment and priorities for the second

    Meiri, S., Chapple, D. G., Tolley, K. A., Mitchell, N., Laniado, T., Cox, N., Bowls, P., Young, B. E., Caetano, G., Geschke, J., Böhm, M. & Roll, U., 1 Feb 2023, In: Biological Conservation. 278, 109879.

    Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

  • Future temperature extremes threaten land vertebrates

    Murali, G., Iwamura, T., Meiri, S. & Roll, U., 1 Jan 2023, (Accepted/In press) In: Nature.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • A global analysis of viviparity in squamates highlights its prevalence in cold climates

    Zimin, A., Zimin, S. V., Shine, R., Avila, L., Bauer, A., Böhm, M., Brown, R., Barki, G., de Oliveira Caetano, G. H., Castro Herrera, F., Chapple, D. G., Chirio, L., Colli, G. R., Doan, T. M., Glaw, F., Grismer, L. L., Itescu, Y., Kraus, F., LeBreton, M., Martins, M., & 17 othersMorando, M., Murali, G., Nagy, Z. T., Novosolov, M., Oliver, P., Passos, P., Pauwels, O. S. G., Pincheira-Donoso, D., Ribeiro-Junior, M. A., Shea, G., Tingley, R., Torres-Carvajal, O., Trape, J. F., Uetz, P., Wagner, P., Roll, U. & Meiri, S., 1 Dec 2022, In: Global Ecology and Biogeography. 31, 12, p. 2437-2452 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • A global reptile assessment highlights shared conservation needs of tetrapods

    Cox, N., Young, B. E., Bowles, P., Fernandez, M., Marin, J., Rapacciuolo, G., Böhm, M., Brooks, T. M., Hedges, S. B., Hilton-Taylor, C., Hoffmann, M., Jenkins, R. K. B., Tognelli, M. F., Alexander, G. J., Allison, A., Ananjeva, N. B., Auliya, M., Avila, L. J., Chapple, D. G., Cisneros-Heredia, D. F., & 32 othersCogger, H. G., Colli, G. R., de Silva, A., Eisemberg, C. C., Els, J., Fong G, A., Grant, T. D., Hitchmough, R. A., Iskandar, D. T., Kidera, N., Martins, M., Meiri, S., Mitchell, N. J., Molur, S., Nogueira, C. D. C., Ortiz, J. C., Penner, J., Rhodin, A. G. J., Rivas, G. A., Rödel, M. O., Roll, U., Sanders, K. L., Santos-Barrera, G., Shea, G. M., Spawls, S., Stuart, B. L., Tolley, K. A., Trape, J. F., Vidal, M. A., Wagner, P., Wallace, B. P. & Xie, Y., 12 May 2022, In: Nature. 605, 7909, p. 285-290 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    22 Scopus citations
  • Automated assessment reveals that the extinction risk of reptiles is widely underestimated across space and phylogeny

    de Oliveira Caetano, G. H., Chapple, D. G., Grenyer, R., Raz, T., Rosenblatt, J., Tingley, R., Böhm, M., Meiri, S. & Roll, U., 1 May 2022, In: PLoS Biology. 20, 5, e3001544.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    6 Scopus citations
  • Emphasizing declining populations in the Living Planet Report

    Murali, G., de Oliveira Caetano, G. H., Barki, G., Meiri, S. & Roll, U., 27 Jan 2022, In: Nature. 601, 7894, p. E20-E24

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

    7 Scopus citations
  • Societal extinction of species

    Jarić, I., Roll, U., Bonaiuto, M., Brook, B. W., Courchamp, F., Firth, J. A., Gaston, K. J., Heger, T., Jeschke, J. M., Ladle, R. J., Meinard, Y., Roberts, D. L., Sherren, K., Soga, M., Soriano-Redondo, A., Veríssimo, D. & Correia, R. A., 1 May 2022, In: Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 37, 5, p. 411-419 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

    3 Scopus citations
  • Using eDNA presence/non-detection data to characterize the abiotic and biotic habitat requirements of a rare, elusive amphibian

    Perl, R. G., Avidor, E., Roll, U., Malka, Y., Geffen, E. & Gafny, S., 1 May 2022, In: Environmental DNA. 4, 3, p. 642-653 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • A Global Horizon Scan of the Future Impacts of Robotics and Autonomous Systems on Urban Ecosystems

    Goddard, M. A., Davies, Z. G., Guenat, S., Ferguson, M. J., Fisher, J. C., Akanni, A., Ahjokoski, T., Anderson, P. M. L., Angeoletto, F., Antoniou, C., Bates, A. J., Barkwith, A., Berland, A., Bouch, C. J., Rega-Brodsky, C. C., Byrne, L. B., Cameron, D., Canavan, R., Chapman, T., Connop, S., & 57 othersCrossland, S., Dade, M. C., Dawson, D. A., Dobbs, C., Downs, C. T., Ellis, E. C., Escobedo, F. J., Gobster, P., Gulsrud, N. M., Guneralp, B., Hahs, A. K., Hale, J. D., Hassall, C., Hedblom, M., Hochuli, D. F., Inkinen, T., Ioja, I. C., Kendal, D., Knowland, T., Kowarik, I., Langdale, S. J., Lerman, S. B., MacGregor-Fors, I., Manning, P., Massini, P., McLean, S., Mkwambisi, D. D., Ossola, A., Luque, G. P., Pérez-Urrestarazu, L., Perini, K., Perry, G., Pett, T. J., Plummer, K. E., Radji, R. A., Roll, U., Potts, S. G., Rumble, H., Sadler, J. P., de Saille, S., Sautter, S., Scott, C. E., Shwartz, A., Smith, T., Snep, R. P. H., Soulsbury, C. D., Stanley, M. C., Van de Voorde, T., Venn, S. J., Warren, P. H., Washbourne, C. L., Whitling, M., Williams, N. S. G., Yang, J., Yeshitela, K., Yocom, K. P. & Dallimer, M., 1 Feb 2021, In: Nature Ecology and Evolution. 5, 2, p. 219-230 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    26 Scopus citations
  • Areas of global importance for conserving terrestrial biodiversity, carbon and water

    Jung, M., Arnell, A., de Lamo, X., García-Rangel, S., Lewis, M., Mark, J., Merow, C., Miles, L., Ondo, I., Pironon, S., Ravilious, C., Rivers, M., Schepaschenko, D., Tallowin, O., van Soesbergen, A., Govaerts, R., Boyle, B. L., Enquist, B. J., Feng, X., Gallagher, R., & 33 othersMaitner, B., Meiri, S., Mulligan, M., Ofer, G., Roll, U., Hanson, J. O., Jetz, W., Di Marco, M., McGowan, J., Rinnan, D. S., Sachs, J. D., Lesiv, M., Adams, V. M., Andrew, S. C., Burger, J. R., Hannah, L., Marquet, P. A., McCarthy, J. K., Morueta-Holme, N., Newman, E. A., Park, D. S., Roehrdanz, P. R., Svenning, J. C., Violle, C., Wieringa, J. J., Wynne, G., Fritz, S., Strassburg, B. B. N., Obersteiner, M., Kapos, V., Burgess, N., Schmidt-Traub, G. & Visconti, P., 1 Nov 2021, In: Nature Ecology and Evolution. 5, 11, p. 1499-1509 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    47 Scopus citations