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Publications and references

  • Annual Report 2019  
  • Final meeting of Cost Action FP1202  MaP-FGR and conference on "Marginal and peripheral tree populations: a key genetic resource for European forests"; Arezzo, Italy; 26-29 September 2016. Units involved: 2.00.00, 2.02.13. Book of Abstracts  
  • Status of the experimental Network of Mediterranean Forest Genetic Resources; a summary of the joint activities of FAO Silva Mediterranea and IUFRO Unit 2.02.13. Edited in the framework of the 100th anniversary of FAO Silva Mediterranea; published during the Mediterranean Forest week, April 2011.
  • Global change and Mediterranean pines: alternatives for management/Cambio global y pinos mediterráneos: alternativas para los gestores; Palencia, Spain; 10-12 February 2010. Units involved: 1.01.10, 2.02.13, 4.01.00. Book of Abstracts        

Publications of Interest

Year 2020

  • Bagnoli F., Della Rocca G., Spanu I., Fineschi S., Vendramin G.G. 2020. The origin of the Afro-Mediterranean cypresses: Evidence from genetic analysis. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics. Volume 46
  • Breidenbach N, Gailing O, Krutovsky KV (2020) Genetic structure of coast redwood (Sequoia sempervirens [D. Don] Endl.) populations in and outside of the natural distribution range based on nuclear and chloroplast microsatellite markers. PLOS ONE 15(12): e0243556.
  • Carla Vázquez-González, Rafael Zas, Nadir Erbilgin, Scott Ferrenberg, Vicente Rozas, Luis Sampedro, Resin ducts as resistance traits in conifers: linking dendrochronology and resin-based defences, Tree Physiology, Volume 40, Issue 10, October 2020, Pages 1313–1326,
  • de María, N, Guevara, MÁ, Perdiguero, P, et al. Molecular study of drought response in the Mediterranean conifer Pinus pinaster Ait.: Differential transcriptomic profiling reveals constitutive water deficit‐independent drought tolerance mechanisms. Ecol Evol. 2020; 10: 9788– 9807.
  • Dias, A., Giovannelli, G., Fady, B. et al. Portuguese Pinus nigra J.F. Arnold populations: genetic diversity, structure and relationships inferred by SSR markers. Annals of Forest Science77, 64 (2020).
  • Francisco Balao, María Teresa Lorenzo, José Manuel Sánchez-Robles, Ovidiu Paun, Juan Luis García-Castaño, Anass Terrab, Early diversification and permeable species boundaries in the Mediterranean firs, Annals of Botany, Volume 125, Issue 3, 14 February 2020, Pages 495–507,
  • Güney, A., Zweifel, R., Türkan, S. et al. Drought responses and their effects on radial stem growth of two co-occurring conifer species in the Mediterranean mountain range. Annals of Forest Science77, 105 (2020).
  • Hevia, A., Campelo, F., Chambel, R. et al. Which matters more for wood traits in Pinus halepensis Mill., provenance or climate?. Annals of Forest Science 77, 55 (2020).
  • Jaramillo‐Correa, JP, Bagnoli, F, Grivet, D, et al. Evolutionary rate and genetic load in an emblematic Mediterranean tree following an ancient and prolonged population collapse. Mol Ecol. 2020; 29: 4797– 4811.
  • Kitamura, K.; Uchiyama, K.; Ueno, S.; Ishizuka, W.; Tsuyama, I.; Goto, S. Geographical Gradients of Genetic Diversity and Differentiation among the Southernmost Marginal Populations of Abies sachalinensis Revealed by EST-SSR Polymorphism. Forests2020, 11, 233.
  • Litkowiec M., Sękiewicz, K. Romo A., Ok T, Bou Dagher-Kharrat M, Jasińska A.K, Sobierajska K., Boratyńska K., Boratyński A.. 2021. Biogeography and relationships of the Abies taxa from the mediterranean and central Europe regions as revealed by nuclear DNA markers and needle structural characters. Forest Ecology and Management. Volume 479.
  • Louzada, José & Fonseca, Fortunato. (2002). The heritability of wood density components in Pinus pinaster Ait. and the implications for tree breeding. Annals of Forest Science. 59. 867-873. 10.1051/forest:2002085.
  • Makkaoui M., Abbas Y., El Antry-Tazy S., Medraoui L., Alami M., Rabani S., Filali-Maltouf A., 2020. Genetic diversity of ten Moroccan populations of Tetraclinis articulata as revealed by Inter Simple Sequence Repeat (ISSR) markers . Vol. 345 (2020): Bois et Forêts des Tropiques n° 345 .
  • Patsiou, T.S., Shestakova, T.A., Klein, T., di Matteo, G., Sbay, H., Chambel, M.R., Zas, R. and Voltas, J. (2020), Intraspecific responses to climate reveal non intuitive warming impacts on a widespread thermophilic conifer. New Phytol, 228: 525-540.
  • Romero, B., Ganteaume, A. Does recent fire activity impact fire-related traits of Pinus halepensis Mill. and Pinus sylvestris L. in the French Mediterranean area?. Annals of Forest Science77, 106 (2020).
  • Santini F, Shestakova T.A. , Dashevskaya S.,Notivol E.,Voltas J. . 2020 Dendroecological and genetic insights for future management of an old-planted forest of the endangered Mediterranean fir Abies pinsapo. Dendrochronologia. Volume 63.
  • Santini, F., Kefauver, S.C., Araus, J.L., Resco de Dios, V., Martín García, S., Grivet, D. and Voltas, J. (2021), Bridging the genotype–phenotype gap for a Mediterranean pine by semi‐automatic crown identification and multispectral imagery. New Phytol, 229: 245-258.
  • Session 13: Interactions Between Resistance and Environment.
  • Shu, M. (2020). Association genetics of drought tolerance in ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa). UC Merced. ProQuest ID: Shu_ucmerced_1660D_10575. Merritt ID: ark:/13030/m58t03mf. Retrieved from
  • Suárez‐Vidal, E., Sampedro, L., Climent, J., Voltas, J., Sin, E., Notivol, E., and Zas, R.. 2021. Direct and correlated responses to artificial selection for growth and water‐use efficiency in a Mediterranean pine. American Journal of Botany 108(1): 102– 112.
  • Vázquez-González C. ; Zas R..; Rozas V.; Alía R.; Sampedro L. 2020.Intraspecific genetic variation in defensive investment of a model Mediterranean Pine: a Dendroecological Analysis of resin ducts. In: Nelson, C. Dana; Koch, Jennifer L.; Sniezko, Richard A., eds. Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on the Genetics of Host-Parasite Interactions in Forestry—Tree Resistance to Insects and Diseases: Putting Promise into Practice. Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS–252. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station.
  • Workshop : Sixth International Workshop on the Genetics of Host-Parasite Interactions in Forestry—Tree Resistance to Insects and Diseases: Putting Promise into Practice.