Tamara Münkemüller - Publications.

    peer reviewed


  1. Ali, H.E., Reineking, B. & Münkemüller, T. (2017). Effects of plant functional traits on soil stability: intraspecific variability matters. Plant and Soil, 411: 359-375.
  2. Barros, C., Gueguen, M., Douzet, R., Carboni, M., Boulangeat, I., Zimmermann, N.E., Münkemüller, T. & Thuiller, W. (2017). Extreme climate events counteract the effects of climate and land-use changes on Alpine treelines. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(1): 39-50.
  3. Chalmandrier, L., Münkemüller, T., Colace, M.-P., Renaud, J., Aubert, S., Carlson, B.Z., Clément, J.-C., Legay, N., Pellet, G., Saillard, A., Lavergne, S. & Thuiller, W. (2017). Spatial scale and intraspecific trait variability mediate assembly rules in alpine grasslands. Journal of Ecology, 105(1): 277-287.


  4. Mazel, F., Davies, T.J, Gallien L., Groussin, M., Münkemüller, T. & Thuiller, W. (2016). Influence of tree shape and evolutionary time-scale on phylogenetic diversity metrics. Ecography., 39(10): 913-920.
  5. Zurell, D., Thuiller, W., Pagel J., Cabral, J.S., Münkemüller, T., Gravel, D., Dullinger, S., Normand, S., Schiffers, K.H., Moore, K.A., Zimmermann, N.E. (2016). Benchmarking novel approaches for modelling species range dynamics. Global Change Biology, 19(7): 729-742.
  6. Barros, C., Thuiller, W., Georges, D., Boulangeat, I. & Münkemüller, T. (2016). N-dimensional hypervolumes to study stability of complex ecosystems. Ecology Letters, 19(7): 729-742.
  7. Carboni, M., Münkemüller, T.., Lavergne, S., Choler, P., Borgy, B., Violle, C., Essl, F., Roquet, C., Munoz, F., DivGrass Consortium, & Thuiller, W. (2016). What it takes to invade grassland ecosystems: traits, introduction history and filtering processes. Ecology Letters, 19(3): 219-229.

  8. 2015

  9. Thuiller, W., Pollock, L.J., Gueguen, M. and Münkemüller, T. (2015). From species distributions to meta-communities. Ecology Letters, 18: 1321-1328.
  10. Münkemüller, T. & Gallien, L. (2015). VirtualCom: A simulation model for eco-evolutionary community assembly and invasion. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 6 , 735-743.
  11. Münkemüller, T., Boucher, F., Thuiller, W. & Lavergne, S. (2015). Phylogenetic niche conservatism - common pitfalls and ways forward Functional Ecology, 29 (5), 627-639.
  12. Chalmandrier, L., Münkemüller, T., Lavergne, S. & Thuiller, W. (2015). Effects of species' similarity and dominance on the functional and phylogenetic structure of a plant meta-community. Ecology, 96: 143-153.
  13. Chalmandrier, L., Münkemüller, T., Devictor, V., Lavergne, S. & Thuiller, W. (2015). Decomposing changes in phylogenetic and functional diversity over space and time. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 6: 109-118.

  14. 2014

  15. Gallien, L., Carboni, M. and Münkemüller, T., (2014). Identifying the signal of environmental filtering and competition in invasion patterns - a contest of approaches from community ecology. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5(10): 1002-1011.
  16. Thuiller, W., Münkemüller, T., Schiffers, K.H., Georges, D., Dullinger, S., Eckhart, V.M., Edwards, T.C., Gravel, D., Kunstler, G., Merow, C., Moore, K., Piedallu, C., Vissault, S., Zimmermann, N.E., Zurell, D. and Schurr, F.M. (2014). Does probability of occurrence relate to population dynamics? Ecography, 37(12): 1155-1166.
  17. Hartig, F., Münkemüller, T., Johst, K. and Diekmann, U. (2014). On the sympatric evolution of coexistence by relative nonlinearity of competition. PLOS ONE, 9(9): e94454.
  18. Svenning, J.C., Gravel, D., Holt, R.D., Schurr, F.M., Thuiller, W., Dullinger, S., Hickler, T., Higgins, S., Münkemüller, T., Nabel, J., Pagel, J., Schiffers, K., & Normand, S. (2014). The influence of biotic interactions on species range expansion rates. Ecography, 37: 001-012.
  19. Matias, M.G., Gravel, D., Guilhaumon, F., Desjardins-Proulx, P., Loreau, M., Münkemüller, T. and Mouquet, N. (2014). Estimates of species extinctions from Species-Area relationships strongly depend on ecological context. Ecography, 37(5): 431-442.
  20. Münkemüller, T., Gallien, L., Lavergne, S., Renaud, J., Roquet, C., Dullinger, S., Guisan, A., Lenoir, J., Svenning, J.-C., Vittoz, P., Willner, W., Wohlgemuth, T., Zimmermann, N. and Thuiller, W. (2014). Scale decisions can reverse conclusions on community assembly processes. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23(6): 620-632.

  21. 2013

  22. Pe'er, G., Saltz, D., Münkemüller, T., Matsinos, Y. G. and Thulke, H.-H. (2013). Simple Rules for Complex Landscapes: the Case of Hilltopping Movements and Topography. Oikos, 122(10): 1483-1495.
  23. Chalmandrier, L., Münkemüller, T., Gallien, L., de Bello, F., Mazel, F., Lavergne, S. and Thuiller, W. (2013). A family of null models to distinguish between environmental filtering and biotic interactions in functional diversity patterns. J. Veg. Sci., 24 (5), 853-864.
  24. Thuiller, W., Münkemüller, T., Lavergne, S., Mouillot, D., Mouquet, N., Schiffers, K. and Gravel, D. (2013). A road map for integrating eco-evolutionary processes into biodiversity models. Ecology Letters, 16, 94-105.
  25. Carboni M., Münkemüller, T., Gallien L., Lavergne S., Acosta A. & Thuiller W. (2013). Darwin's naturalization hypothesis: scale matters in coastal plant communities. Ecography, 36, 560-568.
  26. Dormann, C.F., Elith, J., Bacher, S., Buchmann, C., Carl, G., Carré, G., Marquéz, J.R.G., Gruber, B., Lafourcade, B., Leitão, P.J, Münkemüller, T., McClean, C., Osborne, P.E., Reineking, B., Schröder, B., Skidmore, A.K., Zurell, D. & Lautenbach, S. (2013). Collinearity: a review of methods to deal with it and a simulation study evaluating their performance. Ecography, 36, 27-46.

  27. 2012

  28. de Bello, F., Price, J.N., Münkemüller, T., Liira, J., Zobel, M., Thuiller, W., Gerhold, P., Götzenberger, L., Lavergne, S., Lepš, J. Zobel, C., Pärtel, M. (2012). Functional species pool framework to test for biotic effects on community assembly. Ecology, 93: 2263-2273.
  29. 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., Thébault, E., Thuiller, W. (2012). Phylogenetic ecology: Advances and perspectives. Biological Reviews, 87(4): 769-785.
  30. Münkemüller, T., Lavergne, S., Bzeznik, B., Dray, S., Jombart, T., Schiffers, K. & Thuiller, W. (2012). How to measure and test phylogenetic signal. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 3: 743-756.
  31. Münkemüller, T., de Bello, F., Meynard, C.N., Gravel, D., Lavergne, S., Mouillot, D., Mouquet, N. and Thuiller, W. (2012). From diversity indices to community assembly processes: A test with simulated data. Ecography, 35(5): 468-480.

  32. 2011

  33. Münkemüller, T., Travis J.M.J., Burton O., Schiffers K. & Johst K. (2011). Density regulated population dynamics and conditional dispersal alter the fate of mutations occurring at the front of an expanding population. Heredity, 106: 678-689.

  34. 2010

  35. Meyer K., Jopp F., Münkemüller, T., Reuter H., Schiffers K. (2010). Crossing scales in ecology. BAAE, 11: 561-562.
  36. Meyer K., Schiffers K., Münkemüller, T., Schädler M., Calabrese J., Basset A., Breulmann M., Duquesne S., Hidding B., Huth A., Schöb C., van de Voorde T. (2010). Predicting population and community dynamics - the type of aggregation matters. BAAE, 11: 563-571.
  37. Travis M.J., Münkemüller, T. & Burton O. (2010). Mutation surfing and the evolution of dispersal during range expansions. J.EVOL.BIOL., 23: 2656-2667.
  38. Gallien, L., Münkemüller, T., Albert, C.H., Boulangeat, I. & Thuiller, W. (2010). Predicting species invasions: where to go from here? Diversity and Distribution, 16(3): 331-342.
  39. Thuiller W., Gallien, L., Boulangeat, I., de Bello, F., Münkemüller, T., Roquet-Ruiz, C. & Lavergne, S. (2010). Resolving Darwin's naturalization conundrum: a quest for evidence. Diversity and Distribution, 16(3): 461-475.
  40. Zurell, D., Berger, U., Cabral, J.S., Jeltsch, F., Meynard, C.N., Münkemüller, T., Nehrbass, N., Pagel, J., Reineking, B., Schröder, B., Grimm, V. (2010): The virtual ecologist approach: simulating data and observers. Oikos, 119(4): 622-635.

  41. 2009

  42. Münkemüller, T., Reineking, B., Travis, J.M.J., Bugmann, H. and Johst, K. (2009): Disappearing refuges in time and space: How environmental change threatens species coexistence. THEE, 2(4): 217-227.
  43. Münkemüller, T., Bugmann, H. and Johst, K. (2009): Hutchinson revisited: Patterns of density regulation and the coexistence of strong competitors. J.Theor.Biol., 259: 109-117.

  44. 2008

  45. Zimmermann, J., Higgins, S.I., Grimm, V., Hoffmann, J., Münkemüller, T. and Linstädter, A.(2008): Recruitment filters in a perennial grassland: the interactive roles of fire, competitors, moisture and seed availability. Journal of Ecology, 96 (5), 1033-1044.
  46. Münkemüller, T. and Johst, K. (2008): Spatial synchrony through density-independent versus density-dependent dispersal. Journal of Biological Dynamics, 2 (1), 31-39.

  47. until 2007

  48. Münkemüller, T. and Johst, K. (2007): How does intraspecific competition influence metapopulation synchrony and persistence? Journal of Theoretical Biology 245 (3), 553-563.
  49. Travis, J.M.J., Münkemüller, T., Burton, O.J., Best, A., Dytham, C. and Johst, K. (2007): Deleterious mutations can surf to high densities on the wave front of an expanding population. Mol. Biol. Evol., 24 (10), 2334-2343.
  50. Best, A.S., Johst, K., Münkemüller, T. and Travis, J.M.J. (2007): Which species will succesfully track climate change? The influence of intraspecific competition and density dependent dispersal on range shifting dynamics. Oikos, 116 (9), 1531-1539.
  51. Münkemüller, T. and Johst, K. (2006): Compensatory versus over-compensatory density regulation: Implications for metapopulation persistence in dynamic landscapes. Ecological Modelling, 197, 171-178.
  52. Münkemüller, T. and Homburg, A. (2005): Naturerfahrungen: Dimensionen und Beeinflussung durch naturschutzfachliche Wertigkeit. Umweltpsychologie 9, 50-67.

    dissertation & book chapter

  • Thuiller, W. & Münkemüller, T. (2010). Habitat suitability modeling. In Moeller, A.P., Fielder, W. & Berthold, P. eds., Effects of climate change on birds, Oxford University Press.
  • Münkemüller, T. (2008): Density regulation: Linking theory and applications to understand population- to community-level dynamics and responses to environmental change. PhD Dissertation. Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research. ISSN 1860-0387. (download)