Papers

  • Bensoussan N, Cebrian E, Dominici JM, Kersting DK, Kipson S, Kizilkaya Z, Ocana O, Peirache M, Zuberer F, Ledoux JB, Linares C, Zabala M, Buongiorno Nardelli B, Pisano A, Garrabou J (2019) Using CMEMS and the Mediterranean Marine protected Area sentinel network to track ocean warming effects in coastal areas. In: Copernicus Marine Service Ocean State Report, Issue 3, Journal of Operational Oceanography, in press.
  • Bensoussan N, Chiggiato J, Buongiorno Nardelli B, Pisano A, Garrabou J (2019) Insights on 2017 Marine Heat Waves in the Mediterranean Sea. In: Copernicus Marine Service Ocean State Report, Issue 3, Journal of Operational Oceanography, in press.
  • Verdura J, Linares C, Ballesteros E, Coma R, Uriz MJ, Bensoussan N, Cebrian E (2019) Biodiversity loss in a Mediterranean ecosystem due to an extreme warming event unveils the role of an engineering gorgonian species. Scientific Reports (2019) 9:5911 | 10.1038/s41598-019-41929-02
  • Cramer W,  Guiot J, Fader M, Garrabou J, Gattuso JP, Iglesias A, Lange MA, Lionello P, Llasat MC, Paz S, Penuelas J, Snoussi M, Toreti A, Tsimplis MN, Xoplaki E (2018) Climate change and interconnected risks to sustainable development in the Mediterranean. Nature climate change 8, 972-980560 :299-301. DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0299-2
  • Bates AE, Helmuth B, Burrows MT, Duncan MI, Garrbou J, Guy-Haim T, Lima F, Queiros AM, Seabra R, Marsh R, Belmaker J, Bensoussan N, Dong Y, Mazaris AD, Smale D, Wahl M, Rilov G (2018) Biologists ignore ocean weather at their peril. Nature 560 :299-301. DOI: 10.1038/d41586-018-05869-5
  • Crisci C, Ledoux JB, Mokhtar-Jamaï K, Bally M, Bensoussan N, Aurelle D, Cebrian E, Coma R, Féral JP, La Rivière M, Linares C, Lopez-Sendino P, Marschal C, Ribes M, Teixido N, Zuberer F, Garrabou, J (2017) Regional and local environmental conditions do not shape the response to warming of a marine habitat-forming species. Scientific Reports, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-05220-4
  • Ledoux JB, Aurelle D, Bensoussan N, Marschal C, Feral JP, Garrabou J (2015) Potential for adaptive evolution at species range margins: contrasting interactions between red coral populations and their environment in a changing ocean. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1324
  • Teixidó N, Bensoussan N, Gori A, Fiorillo I, Viladrich N (2015) Sexual reproduction and early life- history traits of the Mediterranean soft coral Alcyonium acaule. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12255
  • Pairaud I, Bensoussan N, Garreau P, Faure V, Garrabou J (2014) Impacts of climate change on coastal benthic ecosystems: assessing potential risk of mortality outbreaks under thermal stress in the NW Mediterranean coastal areas. Ocean dynamics 64:103–115. DOI: 10.1007/s10236-013-0661-x
  • Kersting DK, Bensoussan N, Linares C (2013) Long-term responses of the endemic reef-builder Cladocora caespitosa to Mediterranean warming. PLoS ONE 8(8): e70820. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070820
  • Vielzeuf D, Garrabou J, Gagnon A, Ricolleau A, Adkins J, Günther D, Hametner K, Devidal JL, Reusser E, Perrin J, Floquet N (2013) Distribution of Sulphur and Magnesium in the Red Coral. Chemical Geology 355:13-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.07.008
  • Linares C, Cebrián E, Kipson S, Garrabou J (2013) Does thermal history influence the tolerance to future warming events by temperate gorgonians? Marine Environmental Research 89:45-52. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2013.04.009
  • Cebrian, E, Linares C, Marschal C, Garrabou J (2012) Exploring the effects of invasive algae on the persistence of gorgonian populations. Biological Invasions DOI: 10.1007/s10530-012-0261-6
  • Crisci C, Bensoussan N, Romano JC, Garrabou J (2011) Temperature anomalies and mortality events in marine communities: insights on factors behind differential mortality impacts in the NW Mediterranean. PLoS ONE 6(9): e23814. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023814
  • Pairaud I, Gatti J, Bensoussan N, Verney R, Garreau P (2011) Hydrology and circulation in a coastal area off Marseille: validation of a nested 3D model with observations. Journal of Marine Systems 88:20-33. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.02.010
  • Pey A, Zamoum T, Allemand D, Furla P, Merle PL (2011) Depth-dependant thermotolerance of the symbiotic Mediterranean gorgonian Eunicella singularis: Evidence from cellular stress markers. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 404:73-78. DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2011.05.007
  • Cebrian E, Uriz MJ, Garrabou J, Ballesteros E (2011) Sponge mass mortalities in a warming Mediterranean Sea: Are cyanobacteria-harboring species worse off? PLoS ONE 6(6): e20211. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020211
  • Egea, E. (2011) Histoire évolutive, structures génétique, morphologique et écologique comparées dans un complexe d’espèces jumelles : Echinocardium cordatum (Echinoidea, Irregularia). PhD Thesis, Université de la Méditerranée
  • Bensoussan N, Romano JC, Harmelin JG, Garrabou J (2010) High resolution characterization of northwest Mediterranean coastal waters thermal regimes: to better understand responses of benthic communities to climate change. Estuarine, coastal and Shelf Science 87:431-441. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2010.01.008
  • Ledoux JB (2011) Biologie de la conservation du corail rouge, Corallium rubrum (Linnaeus, 1758): Impact du changement global sur l’évolution des populations infralittorales en Méditerranée Nord-Occidentale. PhD Thesis, Université de la Méditerranée
  • Ferrier-Pagès C, Tambutté E, Zamoum T, Segonds N, Merle PL, Bensoussan N, Allemand D, Garrabou J, Tambutté S (2009) Physiological response of the symbiotic gorgonian Eunicella singularis to a longterm temperature increase. Journal of Experimental Biology 212:3007-3015. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.031823
  • Garrabou J, Coma R, Bensoussan N, Bally M, Chevaldonné P, Cigliano M, Diaz D, Harmelin JG, Gambi MC, Kersting DK, Lejeusne C, Linares C, Marschal C, Pérez T, Ribes M, Romano JC, Serrano E, Teixidó N, Torrents O, Zabala M, Zuberer F, Cerrano C (2009) Mass mortality in northwestern Mediterranean rocky benthic communities : effects of the 2003 heat wave. Global Change Biology 15:1090-1103. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2008.01823.x
  • Torrents O, Tambuté E, Caminiti N, Garrabou, J (2008) Upper thermal thresholds of shallow vs. deep populations of the precious Mediterranean red coral Corallium rubrum: assessing the potential effects of warming in the NW Mediterranean. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 357:7-19. DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2007.12.006
  • Bally M, Garrabou J (2007) Thermodependent bacterial pathogens and mass mortalities in temperate benthic communities: a new case of emerging disease linked to climate change. Global Change Biology 13: 2078-2088. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01423.x
  • Harmelin JG (2004) Environnement thermique du benthos côtier de l’île de Port-Cros (parc national, France, Méditerranée nord-occidentale) et implications biogéographiques. Scientific Reports Port-Cros national Park Fr 20, 173-194.
  • Pérez T, Garrabou J, Sartoretto S, Harmelin JG, Francour P, Vacelet J (2000) Mortalités massives d'Invertébrés marins : un événement sans précédent en Méditerranée nord-occidentale. Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Sciences de Paris Biologies 323, 853-865.