R. P. Rohr  publications


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Lepori V., Loeuille N. & Rohr R.P.
Robustness versus productivity during evolutionary community assembly: short-term synergies and long-term trade-offs
Available on bioRxiv, doi: 10.1101/2022.10.14.512255 [link]
Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 291:20232495, doi: 10.1098/rspb.2023.2495




Rohr R.P. & Loeuille N.
Effects of evolution on niche displacement and emergent population properties, a discussion on optimality
Oikos, e09472, doi: 10:1111/oik.09472




Vagnon C., Rohr R.P., Bersier L.-F., Cattanéo F., Guillard J & Frissard V.
Combining food web theory and population dynamics to assess the impact of invasive species
Frontiers in Ecology & Evolution, 10:913954. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2022.913954

Saavedra S, Bartomeus I., Godoy O., Rohr R.P. & Zu P.
Towards a system-level causative knowledge of pollinator communities
Available on bioRxiv, doi: 10.1101/2021.09.23.461517 [link],[pdf]
Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 377:20210159. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2021.0159

Weinbach A., Loeuille N. & Rohr R.P.
Eco-evolutionary dynamics further weakens mutualistic interaction and coexistence under population decline
Recommended by PCI Ecology [link],[pdf]
Available on bioRxiv, doi: 10.1101/570580  [link],[pdf]
Evolutionary Ecology,
36: 373–387. doi: 10.1007/s10682-022-10176-7 




Ardit. R, Tyutyunov Y., Titova L., Rohr R.P. & Bersier L.-F.
The dimensions and units of the population interaction coefficients
Frontiers in Ecology & Evolution, 9:775754. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2021.775754    

Bartomeus I., Saavedra S., Rohr R.P. & Godoy O.
Experimental evidence of the importance of multitrophic structure for species persistence
PNAS, 18(12):e2023872118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2023872118




De Vrieze M., Varadarajan A.R., Schneeberger K., Bailly A.,Rohr R.P., Ahrens C.H. & Weisskopf L.
Linking Comparative Genomics of Nine Potato-Associated Pseudomonas Isolates With Their Differing Biocontrol Potential Against Late Blight
Frontiers in Microbiology, 11:857. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.00857

El-Barougy R. F., Elgamal I., Rohr R.P., Probert A. F. Khedr A.-H. A. & Bacher S.
Functional similarity and dissimilarity facilitate alien plant invasiveness along biotic and abiotic gradients in an arid protected area
Biological Invasion, 22:1997-2016. doi: 10.1007/s10530-020-02235-3.

Song C., Von Ahn S., Rohr R.P. & Saavedra S.
Towards a probabilistic understanding about context-dependency of species interactions
Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 35(5):384-396. doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2019.12.011.

Song C., Rohr R.P., Vasseur D. & Saavedra S.
Disentangling the effects of external perturbation on coexistence and priority effects
Journal of Ecology 00:1-13. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.13349.

Kaiser D., Handschin S., Rohr R.P., Bacher S. & Grabenweger G.
Co-formulation of Beauveria bassiana with natural substances to control pollen beetles-synergy between fungal spores and colza oil
Biological Control, 104106. doi: 10.1016/j.biocontrol.2019.104106




Hu Z., Raucci S., Jaquenoud M., Hatakeyama R., Stumpe M., Rohr R.P., Reggiori F., De Virgilio C. & Dengjel J.
Multilayered Control of Protein Turnover by TORC1 and Atg1
Cell reports, 28(13):3486-3496. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2019.08.069

Song C., Rohr R.P. & Saavedra S.
Beware z-scores
Journal of Animal Ecology, 88:808-809. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12964

Parain E.C., Rohr R.P.(*), Gray S. M. & Bersier L.-F.
Increased temperature disrupts biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationships  
American Naturalist, 193:227-239. doi: 10.1086/701432

Sandau N., Naisbit R.E., Fabian Y., Bruggisser O.T., Kehrli P., Aebi A., Rohr R.P.Bersier L.-F. 
Understanding negative biodiversity-ecosystem relationship in semi-natural wildflower strips
Oecologia, 189:185-197. doi: 10.1007/s00442-018-4305-1




Song C., Rohr R.P. & Saavedra S. 
A guideline to study the feasibility domain of multi-trophic and changing ecological communities  
Journal of Theoretical Biology, 450:30-36. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.04.030

Godoy O., Bartomeus I., Rohr R.P. & Saavedra S.
Towards the integration of niche and network theories 
Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 33(4):287-300. doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.01.007

Dougoud M., Vinckenbosch L., Rohr R.P., Bersier L.-F. & Mazza C. 
The feasibility of equilibiria in large ecosystems: a primary but neglected concept in the complexity-stability debate 
PLOS Computational Biology, 14(2):e1005988s. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005988

Pellissier L., Albouy C., Bascompte J., Farwig N., Graham C., Loreau M., Maglianesi-Sandoz M.A., Melian C., Pitteloud C., Roslin T., Rohr R.P., Saavedra S., Thuiller W., Woodward G., Zimmermann N.E. & Gravel D. 
Comparing species interaction networks along environmental gradients 
Biological review, 93:785-800. doi: 10.1111/brv.12366




Song C., Rohr R.P. & Saavedra S.
Why are some plant-pollinator more nested than others? 
Journal of Animal Ecology, 86:1417-1424. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12749

Arditi R., Bersier L.-F. & Rohr R.P. 
The perfect mixing paradox and the logistic equation: Verhulst vs. Lotka: Reply 
Ecosphere, 8(7): e01894. 
doi: 10.1002/ecs2.1894

Rohr R.P., Nasibit R.E., Mazza C. & Bersier L.-F. 
Chapter 12: Statistical approaches for inferring and predicting food-web architecture 
in "Adaptive Food Webs: Stability and Transitions of Real and Model Ecosystems" edited by: Moore J.C., De Ruiter P.C., Mccann K.S. & Wolters V., Cambridge University Press.
doi: 10.1017/9781316871867.014

Saavedra S., Cenci S., del-Val E., Boege K. & Rohr R.P. 
Reorganization of interaction networks modulates the persistence of species in late successional stages 
Journal of Animal Ecology, 86:1136-1146. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12710

Saavedra S. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Bascompte J., Godoy O., Kraft N.J.B. & Levine J.M. 
A structural approach for understanding multispecies coexistence  
Ecological Monograph, 87:470–486. doi: 10.1002/ecm.1263
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Vilà M., Rohr R.P., Espinar J.L., Hulme P.E., Pergl J., Le Roux J.J., Schaffner U. & Pysek P. 
Box 2.1 Plant traits associated with impact on native plant species richness in "Detecting and responding to alien plant incursions" edited by: Wilson J.R., Panetta F.D. & Lindgren C., Cambridge University Press.
isbn: 9781107095601

Sandau N., Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E., Fabian Y., Bruggisser O.T., Kehrli P., Aebi A. & Bersier L.-F.
The relative contribution of species richness and species composition to ecosystem functioning 
Oikos, 126:782-791. doi: 10.1111/oik.03901




Arditi R., Bersier L.-F. & Rohr R.P. 
The perfect mixing paradox and the logistic equation: Verhulst vs. Lotka 
Ecosphere, 7:e01599. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.1599

Rohr R.P. (*), Saavedra S. (*), Peralta G., Frost C.M., Bersier L.-F., Bascompte J. & Tylianakis J.M. 
Persist or produce: a community trade-off tuned by species evenness 
American Naturalist, 188:411-422. doi: 10.1086/688046

Parain E., Gravel, D. Rohr R.P., Bersier L.-F., Gray S.
Mismatch in microbial food webs: predators but not prey perform better in their local biotic and abiotic conditions 
Ecology and Evolution, 6:4885-4897. doi: 10.1002/ece3.2236

Saavedra S. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Fortuna M.A., Selva N. & Bascompte J. 
Seasonal species interactions minimize the impact of species turnover on the likelihood of community persistence 
Ecology, 97:865-873. doi: 10.1890/15-1013.1
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Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E., Mazza C. & Bersier L.-F. 
Matching-centrality decomposition and the forecasting of new links in networks 
Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283:20152702. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2015.2702

Saavedra S. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Olesen J.M. & Bascompte J. 
Nested species interactions promote feasibility over stability during the assembly of a pollinator community 
Ecology and Evolution, 97:865-873. doi: 10.1002/ece3.1930
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Borrelli J.J., Allesina S., Amarasekare P., Arditi R., Chase I., Damuth J., Holt R.D., Logofet D.O., Novak M, Rohr R.P., Rossberg A.G., Spencer M., Tran J.K. & Ginzburg L.R. 
Selection on stability across ecological scales 
Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 30:417-425. doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2015.05.001

Rodewald A.D., Rohr R.P., Fortuna M.A. & Bascompte J. 
Does removal of invasives restore ecological networks? An experimental approach 
Biological Invasions, 17:2139-2146. doi: 10.1007/s10530-015-0866-7

Vilà M., Rohr R.P., Espinar J.L., Hulme P.E., Pergl J., Le Roux J.J., Schaffner U. & Pysek P. 
Explaining the variation in impacts of non-native plants on local-scale species richness: the role of phylogenetic relatedness 
Global Ecology and Biogeography 24:139-146. doi: 10.1111/geb.12249




Saavedra S., Gilarranz L.J., Rohr R.P., Schnabel M., Uzzi B. & Bascompte J. 
Stock fluctuations are correlated and amplified across networks of interlocking directorates 
EPJ Data Science 3:30. doi: 10.1140/epjds/s13688-014-0030-0

Rohr R.P. & Bascompte J. 
Components of Phylogenetic Signal in Antagonistic and Mutualistic Networks 
American Naturalist, 184(5):556-564. doi: 10.1086/678234

Saavedra S. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Gilarranz L.J. & Bascompte J. 
How structurally stable are global socioeconomic systems? 
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 11(100):20140693. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2014.0693

Rohr R.P. (*), Saavedra S. (*) & Bascompte J. 
On the structural stability of mutualistic systems 
Science 345(6195):1253497. doi: 10.1126/science.1253497

Sandau N., Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E., Fabian Y., Bruggisser O.T., Kehrli P., Aebi A. & Bersier L.-F.  
Including community composition in biodiversity-productivity models 
Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5:815-823. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12215

Rodewald A.D., Rohr R.P., Fortuna M.A. & Bascompte J. 
Community-level demographic consequences of urbanization: an ecological network approach 
Journal of Animal Ecology, 83(6):1409-1417. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12224

Fabian Y., Sandau N., Bruggisser O.T., Aebi A., Kehrli P., Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E. & Bersier L.-F. 
Plant diversity in a nutshell: testing for small-scale effects on trap nesting wild bees and wasps 
Ecosphere 5:art18. doi: 10.1890/ES13-00375.1




Pellissier L. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Ndiribe C., Pradervand J.-N., Salamin N., Guisan A. & Wisz M. 
Combining food web and species distribution models for improved community projections 
Ecology and Evolution 3(13):4572-4583. doi: 10.1002/ece3.843

Saavedra S. (*), Rohr R.P. (*), Dakos V. & Bascompte J. 
Estimating the tolerance of species to the effects of global environmental change 
Nature Communications, 4:2350. doi: 10.1038/ncomms3350

Blandenier G., Bruggisser O.T., Rohr R.P., Bersier L.-F. 
Are phenological patterns of ballooning spiders linked to habitat characteristics? 
Journal of Arachnology, 41(2):126-132. doi: 10.1636/P12-48

Fabian Y., Sandau N., Bruggisser O.T., Aebi A., Kehrli P., Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E. & Bersier L.-F. 
The importance of landscape and spatial structure for hymenopteran-based food webs in an agro-ecosystem 
Journal of Animal Ecology 82(6):1203–1214. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12103

Kempel A., Chrobock T., Fischer M., Rohr R.P. & van Kleunen M. 
Determinants of plant establishment success in a multispecies introduction experiment with native and alien species 
Proceeding of the National Academy of Science, 110(31):12727–12732. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1300481110




Fabian Y., Sandau N., Bruggisser O.T., Kehrli P., Aebi A., Rohr R.P., Naisbit R.E. & Bersier L.-F. 
Diversity protects plant communities against generalist molluscan herbivores 
Ecology and Evolution, 2(10):2460-2473. doi: 10.1002/ece3.359

Mouquet N., Devictor V., Meynard C.N., Munoz F., Bersier L.-F., Chave J., Couteron P., Dalecky A., Fontaine C., Gravel D., Hardy O.J., Jabot F., Lavergne S., Leibold M., Mouillot D., Münkemüller T., Pavoine S., Prinzing A., Rodrigues A.S.L., Rohr R.P., Thébaut E. & Thuiller W. 
Ecophylogenetics: advances and perspectives 
Biological Reviews, 87:769–785. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-185X.2012.00224.x


Mráz P., Španiel S., Keller A., Bowmann G., Farkas A., Šingliarová B., Rohr R.P.,  Broennimann O. & Müller-Schärer H. 
Anthropogenic disturbance as a driver of microspatial and microhabitat segregation of cytotypes of Centaurea stoebe and cytotype interactions in secondary contact zones 
Annals of Botany, 110(3):615-627. doi: 10.1093/aob/mcs120

Naisbit R.E., Rohr R.P., Rossberg A., Kehrli P. & Bersier L.-F. 
Phylogeny vs. body size as determinants of food-web structure 
Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279:3291-3297. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.0327

Dawson. W, Rohr R.P., van Kleunen M. & Fisher M. 
Alien plant species with a wider global distribution are better able to capitalize on increased resource availability  
New Phytologist, 194:859-867. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04104.x

Gilarranz L.J., Lever J.L., Rohr R.P. & Fortuna M.A. 
NextGen VOICES: How will the practice of science change in your lifetime? What will improve and what new challenge will emerge? 
Science, 335:37. doi: 10.1126/science.338.6103.40




Naisbit R.E., Kehrli P., Rohr R.P. & Bersier L.-F. 
Phylogenetic signal in predator-prey body-size relationships 
Ecology, 93:2138-2189. doi: 10.1890/10-2234.1




Rohr R.P., Scherer H., Kehrli P., Mazza C. & Bersier L.-F. 
Modeling Food Webs: Exploring Unexplained Structure with Latent Traits 
American Naturalist, 176:170-177. doi: 10.1086/653667

Rohr R.P. 
Principal basis in Cartan subalgebra 
Journal of Lie theory, 20:673-687. issn: 0949–5932




Rohr R.P.
Transgression and Weil Algebras 
Annales de l’institut Fourier, 59 :1337-1358. doi: 10.1093/aob/mcs120




Rohr R.P. 
Lie algebras generated by 3-forms 
Comptes Rendue de l’Académie des Sciences, 342:381-385. doi: 10.1016/j.crma.2006.01.006