1. Navarro, L. J.M. Gómez 2012. The nectar robbing and biotic resistance hypothesis in Galápagos Island. Biological Invasions in press.

  2. Gómez, J.M., F. Perfectti 2012. Fitness consequences of centrality in mutualistic individual-based networks. Proc. Roy. Soc. Lond. B in press
  3. Muñoz-Pajares, A.J., M. B. Herrador, M. Abdelaziz, F. X. Pico, T. F. Sharbel, J. M. Gómez, F. Perfectti 2011.Characterization of microsatellite loci in Erysimum mediohispanicum (Brassicaceae) and cross-amplification in related species. American Journal of Botany 98: e287-e289.

  4. Abdelaziz, M., J. Lorite, A. J. Muñoz-Pajares, B. Herrador, F. Perfectti, J.M. Gómez 2011. Using complementary techniques to distinguish cryptic species: a new Erysimum (Brassicaceae) species from North Africa. American Journal of Botany 98:1049-1060.

  5. Oduor, A., R. Lankau, S. Strauss, J.M. Gómez 2011. Introduced Brassica nigra populations exhibit greater growth and herbivore resistance but less tolerance than native populations in the native range. New Phytologist 191: 536-544.

  6. Torices, R., M. Méndez, J. M. Gómez 2011. Where do monomorphic sexual systems fit in the evolution of dioecy? Insights from the largest family of Angiosperms. New Phytologist 190:238-248.

  7. Gómez, J. M., F. Perfectti, P. Jordano 2011. The functional value of mutualistic plant-pollinator networks. PLoS One 6(1): e16143.

  8. Amat, E., P. Vargas, J.M. Gómez 2011. Pollen quality limitation in the Iberian endangered genus Pseudomisopates (Antirrhinaceae). Plant Ecology 212: 1069-1070.

  9. Brancalion, P.H.S., R, Ribeiro Rodrigues, J. M. Gomez 2011. Are we miss-interpreting seed predation in palms? Biotropica 42: 12-14.

  10. Schiestl, F.P., F.K Huber, J. M. Gomez 2011. Phenotypic selection on floral scent: trade-off between attraction and deterrence? Evolutionary Ecology 25: 237-248.

  11. Gómez, J.M., F. Perfectti 2010. Evolution of complex traits: the case of Erysimum corolla shape. International Journal of Plant Science 171: 987-998.

  12. Gómez. J. M., M. Abdelaziz, J. Lorite, A. J. Muñoz-Pajares, F. Perfectti 2010. Changes in pollinator fauna causs spatial variation in pollen limitation. Journal of Ecology 98:1243-1252.

  13. Gómez, J.M., M. Verdú, F. Perfectti 2010. Ecological interactions are evolutionarily conserved across the entire tree of life. Nature 465: 918-921.

  14. Schupp, E.W., P. Jordano, J.M. Gómez 2010. Seed dispersal effectiveness revisited: A conceptual review. New Phytologist 188: 333-353.

  15. Puerta-Piñero, C., J.M. Gómez, E.W. Schupp 2010. Spatial patterns of acorn dispersal by rodents: Do acorn crop size and ungulate presence matter? Oikos 119: 179-187.

  16. Oduor, A., J.M. Gómez, S. Strauss 2010. Exotic vertebrate and invertebrate herbivores differ in their impacts on native and exotic plants: A meta-analysis. Biological Invasions 12: 407-419.

  17. Ortigosa, A.L., J.M. Gómez 2010. Differences in the diversity and composition of the pollinator assemblage of two co-flowering congeneric alpine wallflowers, Erysimum nevadense and E. baeticum. Flora 205: 266-275.

  18. Gómez, J.M. M. Abdelaziz , J. P. M. Camacho, J. Muñoz-Pajares, F. Perfectti 2009. Local adaptation and maladaptation to pollinators in a generalist geographic mosaic. Ecology Letters 12:672-682.

  19. Perfectti, F., J.M. Gómez, J. Bosch 2009. The functional consequences of diversity in plant-pollinator interactions. Oikos 118: 1430-1440.

  20. González-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez, F. Sánchez-Piñero 2009. Spatio-temporal variability in habitat heterogeneity and species diversity relationship: what does beta diversity tell us? Ecoscience in press.

  21. Gómez, J.M., M. Abdelaziz, J. Muñoz-Pajares, F. Perfectti 2009. Heritability and genetic correlation of corolla shape and size in Erysimum mediohispanicum. Evolution 63: 1820-1831.

  22. Gómez, J.M., F. Perfectti, J. Bosch, J.P.M. Camacho 2009. A geographic selection mosaic in a generalized plant-pollinator-herbivore system. Ecological Monographs 79:245-263.

  23. Brancalion, P. H.S., V.A. Gabriel and J.M. Gómez 2009. Do terrestrial tank Bromeliads create safe sites for palm establishment or act as natural traps for its dispersed seeds? Biotropica 41: 3-6.

  24. González-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2008. Factors determining beetle richness and composition along an altitudinal gradients in the high-mountains of the Sierra Nevada National Park. Ecoscience 15: 429-441.

  25. Gómez, J.M., Bosch J., Perfectti F., Fernández J.D., Abdelaziz M. & Camacho J.P.M. 2008. Association between floral traits and reward in Erysimum mediohispanicum (Brassicaceae). Annals of Botany 101: 1413-1420.

  26. Gómez, J.M., J. Bosch, F. Perfectti, J. Fernández, M. Abdelaziz & J.P.M. Camacho 2008. Spatial variation in selection on corolla shape in a generalist plant is promoted by the preference patterns of its local pollinators. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 275: 2241-2249.

  27. Hódar, J.A., R. Zamora, J. Castro, J.M. Gómez & D. García 2008. Biomass allocation and growth responses of Scots pine saplings to simulated herbivory depend on plant age and light availability. Plant Ecology 197: 229-238.

  28. Puerta-Piñero, C., J.M. Gómez & J.A. Hódar 2008. Shade and herbivory induce fluctuating asymmetry in a Mediterranean oak. International Journal of Plant Science 169: 631-635.

  29. Gómez J.M. 2008. Sequential conflicting selection due to multispecific interactions triggers evolutionary trade-offs in a monocarpic herb. Evolution 62: 668-679.

  30. Gómez J.M., C Puerta-Piñero & EW Schupp 2008. Effectiveness of rodents as local seed dispersers of Holm oaks. Oecologia 155: 529-537.

  31. Gómez, J.M. & J. Hódar 2008. Ungulates affect the recruitment rate and spatial distribution of a Mediterranean oak. Forest Ecology and Management 256:  1384-1389.

  32. Gómez, J.M. & A. Gonzalez-Megías 2007. Long term effect of ungulates on phytophagous insect. Ecological Entomology 32:229-234.

  33. Gómez J. M., Bosch J., Perfectti F., Fernández, J.D., & Abdelaziz M. 2007. Pollinator diversity affects plant reproduction and recruitment: the trade-off of generalization. Oecologia 153:597-605.

  34. Gómez, J. M. 2007. Dispersal-mediated selection on plant height in an autochorously-dispersed herb.  Plant Systematics and Evolution  268: 119-130.

  35. González-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2007. Species diversity patterns at different spatial and temporal scales. Ecography 30: 31-41.

  36. Gómez-Aparicio, L., J.M. Gómez & R. Zamora 2007. Spatiotemporal patterns of seed dispersal in a wind-dispersed Mediterranean tree (Acer opalus subsp. granatense): implications for regeneration. Ecography 30: 13-22.

  37. Puerta-Piñero, C., J.M. Gómez & F. Valladares 2007. Irradiance and the performance of Quercus ilex seedlings in a heterogeneous environment. Forest Ecology and Management 242: 462-469.

  38. Valladares F., Gianoli E. & J.M. Gómez 2007. Ecological limits to plant phenotypic plasticity. New Phytologist 176: 749-763.

  39. Gómez JM, Perfectti F, & Camacho JPM. 2006. Natural selection on Erysimum mediohispanicum flower shape: Insights into the evolution of zygomorphy. The American Naturalist 168: 531-545.

  40. Méndez, M. & J.M. Gómez 2006. Phenotypic gender in Hormathophylla spinosa (Brassicaceae), a perfect hermaphrodite with tetradynamous flowers, is variable. Plant Systematics and Evolution 262: 225-237.

  41. Puerta-Piñero, C., J.M. Gómez & R. Zamora 2006. Species-specific effects on topsoil development affect Quercus ilex seedling performance. Acta Oecologica 28: 65-71.

  42. Gomez, J.M. 2005. Ungulate effect on the performance, abundance and spatial structure of two montane herbs: A 7-yr experimental study. Ecological Monographs 75:231-258.

  43. Gónzalez-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2005. Consequences of spatial autocorrelation for the analysis of metapopulation ecology. Ecology 86: 3264-3271.

  44. Gómez-Aparicio, L., R. Zamora & J.M. Gómez 2005. The regeneration status of the endangered Acer opalus subsp. granatense throughout its geographical distribution in the Iberian Peninsula. Biological Conservation 121: 195-206.

  45. Gómez-Aparicio, L., J.M. Gómez, R. Zamora & J. Boettinger 2005. Canopy vs. soil effects of shrubs facilitating tree seedlings in Mediterranean montane ecosystems. Journal of Vegetation Science 16: 191-198.

  46. Gómez, J.M. 2005. Non-additive effects of herbivores and pollinators on Erysimum mediohispanicum (Cruciferae) fitness. Oecologia 143: 412-418.

  47. Castro, J., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 2005. Ecology of seed germination of Pinus sylvestris L. at its southern, Mediterranean distribution range. Investigaciones Agrarias: Recursos Forestales 14: 412-418.

  48. Gónzalez-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2005. Diverse responses of shrub-associated insects to ungulate removal. Zoologica Baetica 16: 121-136.

  49. Castro, J., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 2005. Alleviation of summer drought boosts establishment success of Pinus sylvestris in a Mediterranean mountain: an experimental approach. Plant Ecology 181: 191-202.

  50. Gónzalez-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2005. Regional dynamics of a patchily distributed herbivore along an altitudinal gradient. Ecological Entomology 30: 706-713.

  51. Gómez, J.M., Valladares, F. & Puerta-Piñero, C. 2004. Differences between structural and functional environmental heterogeneity caused by seed dispersal. Functional Ecology 18:787-792.

  52. Gómez-Aparicio, L.; Zamora, R.; Gómez, J.M.; Hódar, J.A.; Castro, J. y Baraza, E.  2004. Applying plant positive interactions to reforestation in Mediterranean mountains: a meta-analysis of the use of shrubs as nurse plants. Ecological Applications 14:1128-1138.

  53. Castro, J., R. Zamora, J. A. Hódar, J. M. Gómez & L. Gómez-Aparicio 2004.Benefits of using shrubs as nurse plants for reforestation in Mediterranean mountains: a 4-years study. Restoration Ecology 12: 352-358.

  54. González-Megías, A., J. M. Gómez & F. Sánchez-Piñero 2004. Effects of ungulates on epigeal arthropods in Sierra Nevada National Park (SE Spain). Biodiversity and Conservation 13: 733-752.

  55. Gómez, J.M. 2004. Bigger is not always better: Conflicting selective pressures on seed size in Quercus ilex. Evolution 58:71-80.

  56. Gómez, J.M. 2004. Importance of microhabitat and acorn burial on Quercus ilex early recruitment: non-additive effects on múltiple demographic processes. Plant Ecology 172: 287-297.

  57. Baraza, E., J.M. Gómez, R. Zamora & J.A. Hódar 2004. The environmental context mediates the responses of Quercus pyrenaica seedlings to simulated herbivory. Canadian Journal of Botany 82: 357-364.

  58. Castro, J., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 2004. Seedling establishment of a boreal tree species (Pinus sylvestris) at its southernmost distribution limit: consequences of being in a marginal, Mediterranean habitat. Journal of Ecology 92: 266-277.

  59. Gómez, J.M. 2003. Herbivory reduces the strength of pollinator-mediated selection in the Mediterranean herb Erysimum mediohispanicum: Consequences for plant specialization. American Naturalist 162:242-256.

  60. Gómez, J.M. 2003. Spatial patterns in long-distance dispersal of Quercus ilex acorns by jays in a heterogeneous landscape. Ecography 26:573-584.

  61. González-Megías, A. & J. M. Gómez 2003. Consequences of removing a keystone herbivore for the abundance and diversity of arthropods associated with a cruciferous shrub. Ecological Entomology 28:299-308.

  62. Gómez, J.M. R. Zamora & J.A. Hódar 2003. Impact of vertebrate acorn- and seedling-predators on a Mediterranean Quercus pyrenaica forest. Forest Ecology and Management 180: 125-134.

  63. Gómez, J.M.& R. Zamora 2003. Factors affecting intrafruit pattern of ovule abortion and seed production in Hormathophylla spinosa (Cruciferae). Plant Systematics and Evolution 239: 215-229.

  64. Gómez, J.M. & Zamora, R. 2002. Thorns as induced mechanical defense in a long-lived shrub (Hormathophylla spinosa, Cruciferae). Ecology 83:885-890.

  65. Gómez, J.M. & González-Megías, A. 2002. Asymmetrical interactions between ungulates and phytophagous insects: being different matters. Ecology 83:203-211.

  66. Gómez, J.M. 2002. Generalización en las interacciones entre plantas y polinizadores. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 75:105-116.

  67. Castro, J., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 2002. The use of shrubs as nurse plants: a successional-friendly technique for pine reforestation in Mediterranean mountains. Restoration Ecology 10: 297-305.

  68. García, D., R. Zamora, J.M. Gómez & J. A. Hódar 2002. Annual variability in reproduction of Juniperus communis L. in a Mediterranean mountain: relationship to weather, pollination efficiency and seed predation. Ecoscience 9: 251.255.

  69. Gómez, J.M. 2002. Self-pollination in Euphrasia willkommi Freyn (Scrophulariaceae), an endemic species from the alpine of the Sierra Nevada (Spain). Plant Systematics and Evolution 232: 63-71.

  70. Zamora, R., J.M. Gómez, J.A. Hódar, J. Castro & D. García 2001. The effect of browsing by ungulates on Scots pine growth in a Mediterranean environment: consequences for forest regeneration. Forest Ecology and Management 144: 33-44.

  71. Gónzalez-Megías, A. & J.M. Gómez 2001. Adult and larval plant range and preference in Timarcha lugens (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Strict monophagy on an atypical host. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 94: 110-114.

  72. García, D., R. Zamora, J.M. Gómez & J.A. Hódar 2001. Frugivory at Juniperus communis depends more on population characteristics than on individual attributes Journal of Ecology 89: 639-647.

  73. Gómez, J.M. J.A. Hódar, R. Zamora, J. Castro & D. García 2001. Ungulate damage on Scots pines in Mediterranean environments. effects of association with shrubs. Canadian Journal of Botany 79: 739-746.

  74. Gómez, J. M. & M. Fuentes 2001. Compensatory responses of an aridland crucifer, Chorispora tenella (Brassicaceae), to experimental flower removal. Journal of Arid Environments 49: 855-863.

  75. Gómez, J.M. & Zamora, R. 2000. Geographic mosaic in the evolving interactions of Hormathophylla spinosa: spatial variation in the effect of pollinators and herbivores.  American Naturalist 155:657-668.

  76. Gómez, J.M. 2000. Effectiveness of ants as pollinators of Lobularia maritima: effects of main sequential fitness components of the host plant. Oecologia 122: 90-97.

  77. Gómez, J.M. 2000. Measurements of phenotypic selection and response to selection in Lobularia maritima: Importance of direct and indirect components of natural selection. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 13:689-699.

  78. García, D., R. Zamora, J.M. Gómez, P. Jordano & J.A. Hódar 2000. Geographical variation in Juniperus communis seed abortion, predation and production. Journal of Ecology 88: 436-446.

  79. García, D., J.M. Gómez, R. Zamora & J.A. Hódar 2000. Do empty Juniperus communis seeds act as a defence against seed predation by Apodemus sylvaticus? Ecoscience 7: 214-221.

  80. García, D., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar, J.M. Gómez & J. Castro 2000. Yew (Taxus baccata L.) regeneration is facilitated by fleshy-fruited shrubs in Mediterranean environment. Biological Conservation 95: 31-38.

  81. Gómez, J.M. & R. Zamora 2000. Differential impact of vertebrate and invertebrate herbivores on Hormathophylla spinosa reproductive output. Ecoscience 7: 299-306.

  82. Gómez, J.M. & Zamora, R. 1999. Generalization in the interaction between Hormathophylla spinosa (Cruciferae) and its pollinators. Ecology 80:796-805.

  83. García D., R. Zamora, J.M. Gómez & Hódar J.A. 1999. Bird rejection of unhealthy fruits reinforces the mutualism between juniper and its avian dispersers. Oikos 84: 536-544.

  84. Gárcía, D., R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 1999. Age structure of Juniperus communis L. in the Iberian Peninsula: conservation of remnant populations in Mediterranean mountains. Biological Conservation 87: 215-220.

  85. Castro, J., J.M. Gómez, R. Zamora, J.A. Hódar & D. García 1999. Seed predation and dispersal in relict Scots pine forests from south Spain. Plant Ecology 145: 115-123.

  86. Zamora, R., J.M. Gómez & J.A. Hódar 1998. Fitness responses of a carnivorous plant in contrasting ecological scenarios. Ecology 79: 1630-1644.

  87. Gómez, J.M. & D. García 1997. Interactions between a high-mountain shrub, Genista versicolor (Fabaceae), and its seed predators. Ecoscience 4: 48-56.

  88. Schupp, E.W. J.M. Gómez, J. Jiménez & M. Fuentes 1997. Dispersal of Juniperus occidentalis (western juniper) seeds by frugivorous mammals on Juniper Mountain, southeastern Oregon. Great Basin Naturalist  57: 74-78.

  89. Schupp, E.W., H.J. Heaton & J.M. Gómez 1997. Lagomorphs and the dispersal of seeds into communities dominated by annual weeds. Great Basin Naturalist  53: 253-258.

  90. Zamora, R., J.M. Gómez & J.A. Hódar 1997. Responses of a carnivorous plant to prey and inorganic nutrients in a Mediterranean environment. Oecologia 111. 443-451.

  91. Gómez, J.M.; Zamora, R.; Hódar, J.A. & García, D. 1996. Experimental study of pollination by ants in Mediterranean high mountain and arid habitats. Oecologia 105:236-242.

  92. Gómez, J.M. 1996. Predispersal reproductive ecology of an aridland crucifer, Moricandia moricandioides: effect of herbivory by mammals on seed production. Journal of Arid Environments 33:425-437.

  93. Gómez, J.M. & R. Zamora 1996. Wind pollination in high-mountain populations of Hormathophylla spinosa (Cruciferae). American Journal of Botany 83:580-586.

  94. Zamora, R. & J.M. Gómez 1996. Carnivorous plant-slug interaction: a trip from herbivory to kleptoparasitism. Journal of Animal Ecology 65: 154-160.

  95. Sánchez-Piñero, F. & J.M. Gómez 1995. Use of ant-nest debris by darkling beetles and other arthropod species in an arid system in South Europe. Journal of Arid Environments 31:91-104.

  96. Gómez, J.M. 1994. Importance of direct and indirect effects in the interaction between a parasitic plant (Cuscuta epithymun) and its host plant (Hormathophylla spinosa). Oikos 71:97-106

  97. Gomez, J.M. & R. Zamora 1994.Top-down effects in a tritrophic system: parasitoids enhance plant fitness. Ecology 75:1023-1035.

  98. Gómez, J. M. 1993.Phenotypic selection on flowering synchrony in a high mountain plant, Hormathophylla spinosa (Cruciferae). Journal of Ecology 81:605-613.

  99. Zamora, R. & J.M. Gómez 1993. Vertebrate herbivores as predators of insect herbivores: an asymmetrical interaction mediated by size differences. Oikos 66:223-228.

  100. Gómez, J.M. & R. Zamora 1992. Pollination by ants: consequences of the quantitative effects on a mutualistic system. Oecologia 91:410-418.

  101. Zamora, R., J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 1992. Dartford Warblers follow Stonechats while foraging. Ornis Scandinavica 23:167-174

  102. Gómez, J.M. & R. Zamora 1990. Importancia de la vegetación emergente para el comportamiento alimenticio de la focha. Doñana Acta Vertebrata 17: 230-235.


Book Chapters

  1. Gómez, J.M. & F. Perfectti 2008. Diversidad de polinizadores, generalización ecológica y conservación de plantas. En: Medel et al. (eds). Interacciones ecológicas y conservación de ecosistemas. CYTED, Santiago de Chile.

  2. Gómez, JM & A. González-Megías 2007. Trait-mediated indirect interactions, density-mediated indirect interactions and direct interactions between mammalian and insect herbivores In: Ogushi, T., T. Craig, and P. Price (eds). Ecological Communities: Plant Mediation in Indirect Interaction Webs. Cambridge  University Press.

  3. Baraza, E., Zamora, R.; Hódar, J.A. & Gómez, J.M. 2007. Plant-herbivore interactions: beyond a binary vision. En: Pugnaire, F.A. y Valladares, F. (eds.). Handbook of functional plant ecology, 2nd edition. Pp. 677-718. Marcel Dekker Inc., New York.

  4. Gómez JM, & Zamora R. 2006. Ecological factors promoting the evolution of generalization in pollination systems. In: Waser NM, Ollerton J. (eds). Generalization and specialization in pollination systems. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. EEUU.

  5. Castro, J. J.A. Hódar & J.M. Gómez 2006. Seed size. In: Basra A.S. (ed.) Handbook of Seed Science and Technology. Pp 397-428. The Haworth Press, London.

  6. Gónzalez-Megías, A., J.M. Gómez & J.M. Gómez 2003. Ecology of the high mountain chrsysomelid Timarcha lugens. In: Jolivet P., J. A. Santiago-Blay & M. Schmitt (eds.) New Contributions to the biology of the Chrsysomelidae.  SPB Academic Publisher, The Hague, Netherlands.

  7. Zamora, R., J.M. Gómez & J.A. Hódar 2001. Las interacciones entre plantas y animales en el Mediterráneo: importancia del contexto ecológico y el nivel de organización. In Zamora, R. & F. Pugnaire (eds). Ecosistemas Mediterráneos: análisis funcional. Pp 237-268. CSIC-AEET, Madrid.

  8. Zamora, R.; Hódar, J.A. & Gómez, J.M. 1999. Plant-herbivore interactions: beyond a binary vision. En: Pugnaire, F.A. & Valladares, F. (eds.). Handbook of functional plant ecology. Pp. 677-718. Marcel Dekker Inc., New York.