Publications

 

Selected publications

Kéfi*, S., V. Miele*, E.A. Wieters, S.A. Navarrete, E.L. Berlow. 2016. How structured is the entangled bank? The surprisingly simple organization of multiplex ecological networks leads to increased persistence and resilience. PLOS Biology. DOI:10.1371/journal.pbio.100252

*These authors contributed equally to the study

Kéfi, S., E. Berlow, E. Wieters, S. Navarrete, O. Petchey, S. Wood, A. Boit, L. Joppa, K. Lafferty, R. Williams, N. Martinez, B. Menge, C. Blanchette, A. Iles, U. Brose. 2012. More than a meal... Integrating non-feeding interactions into food webs. Ecology Letters. 15(4): 291-300.

Kéfi, S., V. Guttal, W.A. Brock, S.R. Carpenter, A.M. Ellison, V. Livina, D.A. Seekell, M. Scheffer, E.H. van Nes, V. Dakos. 2014. Early Warning signals of ecological transitions: Methods for spatial patterns. PLoS ONE  9(3): 2097.

Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, M. van Baalen, M. Loreau. 2007. Local facilitation, bistability and transitions in arid ecosystems. Theoretical Population Biology. 71(3): 267-400.

Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, C. L. Alados, Y. Pueyo, A. ElAich, V. Papanastasis, P. C. de Ruiter. 2007. Spatial vegetation patterns and imminent desertification in Mediterranean arid ecosystems. Nature. 449(7159):213-217.  Access the recommendation on F1000

 

All publications

2018

Kéfi, S., P. Couteron.
Spatiotemporal patterns as early warnings of possible catastrophic shifts in stressed ecological systems.
Ecological Indicators. In press.
 
Génin, A., S. Majumder, S. Sankaran, A. Danet, V. Guttal, F.D. Schneider, S. Kéfi.
Monitoring ecosystem degradation using spatial data and the R package spatialwarnings.
Methods in Ecology and Evolution. In press.
 
Génin, A., S. Majumder, S. Sankaran, F.D. Schneider, A. Danet, M. Berdugo, V. Guttal, S. Kéfi.
Spatially heterogeneous stressors can alter the performance of indicators of regime shifts.
Ecological Indicators. In press.
 
Danet, A., F. Anthelme, N. Gross, S. Kéfi.
Effects of indirect facilitation on functional diversity, dominance and niche differentiation in tropical alpine communities.
Journal of vegetation science. In press.
 
Zélé, F., S. Magalhães, S. Kéfi, A.B. Duncan.
Ecology and evolution of facilitation among symbionts: causes and consequences.
Nature communications. In press.
 
Sankaran, S., S. Majumder, S.Kéfi, V. Guttal.
Implications of being discrete and spatial for detecting early warning signals of regime shifts.
Ecological Indicators. In press.
 
Berdugo, M., F.T. Maestre, S. Kéfi, N. Gross, Y. Le Bagousse-Pinguet, S. Soliveres.
Aridity preferences alter the relative importance of abiotic and biotic drivers on plant species abundance in global drylands.
Journal of Ecology. In press.
 
Berdugo, M., S. Soliveres, S. Kéfi, F.T. Maestre.
The interplay between facilitation and habitat type drives spatial vegetation patterns in global drylands.
Ecography. In press.
 
Kadowaki⁠, K., S. Nishijima⁠, S. Kéfi⁠, K.O. Kameda⁠, T. Sasaki⁠.
Ecological Indicators. 85: 991-998.
 
OikosEditorsChoiceMaris, V., P. Huneman, A. Coreau, S. Kéfi, R. Pradel, V. Devictor.
Oikos,127(2): 171-183.

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2017

Pilosof, S., Porter M.A., Pascual M., Kéfi S.
Nature in Ecology and Evolution. 1: 0101.
 
Kéfi, S., E. Thébault, A. Eklöf, M. Lurgi, A.J. Davis, M. Kondoh and J. A. Krumins.
Toward multiplex ecological networks. Accounting for multiple interaction types to understand community structure and dynamics.
In: Adaptive food webs: stability and transitions of real and model ecosystems. Eds: John C. Moore, Peter C. de Ruiter, Kevin S. McCann and Volkmar Wolters. Cambridge University Press.
 
Berdugo, M., Kéfi S., Soliveres S., Maestre F.T.
Nature in Ecology and Evolution. 1: 0003.
 
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Danet, A., S. Kéfi, R.I. Meneses, F. Anthelme.
Ecology and Evolution. 7(24):11265-11276.
 
Donohue, I., O.L. Petchey, S. Kéfi, A. Génin, A.L. Jackson, Q. Yang, N.E. O'Connor.
Global Change Biology. 23(8): 2962-2972.
 
van Belzen, J., van de Koppel J., Kirwan M.L., van der Wal D., Herman P.M.J., Dakos V., Kéfi S., Scheffer M., Guntenspergen G.R., Bouma T.J.
Nature Communications. 8:15811.
 
van Belzen, J., van de Koppel J., van der Wal D., Herman P.M.J, Dakos V., Kéfi S., Scheffer M., Bouma T.J.
Timing recovery of ecosystems in sequential remotely sensed and simulated data.
Protocol Exchange. doi:10.1038/protex.2017.038.
 
Massol, F., M. Dubart, V. Calcagno, K. Cazelles, C. Jacquet, S. Kéfi, D. Gravel.
Advances in Ecological Research. 56: 183–262.

2016

Kéfi*, S., V. Miele*, E.A. Wieters, S.A. Navarrete, E.L. Berlow.
PLOS Biology. DOI:10.1371/journal.pbio.100252
 
*These authors contributed equally to the study
CNRS news [in French]
 
Kéfi, S., M. Holmgren, M. Scheffer.
Functional Ecology. 30: 88-97.
 
Schneider, F.D., S. Kéfi.
Theoretical Ecology. 9(2): 207-217.  Access the recommendation on F1000
 
Poisot, T., D.B. Stouffer, S.Kéfi.
Functional Ecology. 30: 1878-1882.
 
Gounand, I., S. Kéfi, N. Mouquet, D. Gravel.
Theoretical Ecology. 9(4): 417-429.
 
Maestre, F. T., D. J. Eldridge, S. Soliveres, S. Kéfi, M. Delgado-Baquerizo, M. A. Bowker, P. García-Palacios, J. Gaitán, A. Gallardo, R. Lázaro, M. Berdugo.
Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution and Systematic. 47: 215-237.
 
Pueyo, Y., D. Moret-Fernández, A. I. Arroyo, A. de Frutos, S. Kéfi, H. Saiz, R. Charte, M. L. Giner, and C. L. Alados.

2015

Kéfi, S., E.L. Berlow, E.A. Wieters, L.N. Joppa, S.A. Wood, U. Brose, S.A. Navarrete.
Ecology. 96(1):291–303.
 
Poisot, T., S. Kéfi, S. Morand, M. Stanko, P. Marquet, M.E. Hochberg.
PLOS One. 10(5): e0114674.
 
Petchey, O.L., M. Pontarp, T.M. Massie, S. Kéfi, A. Ozgul, M. Weilenmann, G.M. Palamara, F. Altermatt, B. Matthews, J.M. Levine, D.Z. Childs, B.J. McGill, M.E. Schaepman, B. Schmid, P. Spaak, A.P. Beckerman, F. Pennekamp, I.S. Pearse.
Ecology Letters. 18(7): 587-611.
 
Xu, C., E.H. Van Nes, M. Holmgren, S. Kéfi, and M. Scheffer.
 
Xu, C., M. Holmgren, E.H. Van Nes, F.T. Maestre, S. Soliveres, M. Berdugo, S. Kéfi, P.A. Marquet, S. Abades, M. Scheffer.
Ecological Applications. 25(6): 1456-1462.
 
Poisot, T., B. Baiser, J.A. Dunne, S. Kéfi, F. Massol, N. Mouquet, T.N. Romanuk, D.B. Stouffer, S.A. Wood, D. Gravel.
Ecography. 39(4): 384-390. Website.
 
Mouquet, N., Y. Lagadeuc, V. Devictor, L. Doyen, A. Duputié, D. Eveillard, D. Faure, E. Garnier, O. Gimenez, P. Huneman, F. Jabot, P. Jarne, D. Joly, R. Julliard, S. Kéfi, G.J. Kergoat, S. Lavorel, L. Le Gall, L. Meslin, S. Morand, X. Morin, H. Morlon, G. Pinay, R. Pradel, F.M. Schurr, W. Thuilller, M. Loreau.
Journal of Applied Ecology. 52(5): 1293-1310.

2014

Kéfi, S., V. Guttal, W.A. Brock, S.R. Carpenter, A.M. Ellison, V. Livina, D.A. Seekell, M. Scheffer, E.H. van Nes, V. Dakos.
PLoS ONE. 9(3): 2097.
 
Morlon, H., S. Kéfi, N.D. Martinez.
Ecology Letters. 17(2): 1495-1506.
 
Tomimatsu, H., T. Sasaki, H. Kurokawa, J.R. Bridle, C. Fontaine, J. Kitano, D.B. Stouffer, M. Vellend, T.M. Bezemer, T. Fukami, E.A. Hadly, M.G.A. van der Heijden, M. Kawata, S. Kéfi, N.J.B. Kraft, K.S. McCann, P.J. Mumby, T. Nakashizuka, O.L. Petchey, T.N. Romanuk, K.N. Suding, G. Takimoto, J. Urabe, S. Yachi.
Journal of Applied Ecology. 50:1124–1130.

2013

Kéfi, S., V. Dakos, M. Scheffer, E. H. Van Nes, M. Rietkerk.
Oikos. 122: 641-648.
 
Mayor A.G., Kéfi S., Bautista S., Rodríguez F., Cartení F., Rietkerk M.
Landscape Ecology. 28: 931-942.
 
Komac B., S. Kéfi, P.Nuche, J.Escós, C.L. Alados.
Journal of Environmental Management. 121: 160-169.

2012

Kéfi, S., E. Berlow, E. Wieters, S. Navarrete, O. Petchey, S. Wood, A. Boit, L. Joppa, K. Lafferty, R. Williams, N. Martinez, B. Menge, C. Blanchette, A. Iles, U. Brose.
Ecology Letters. 15(4): 291-300.
 
Dakos V., S.R. Carpenter, W.A. Brock, A.M. Ellison, V. Guttal, A.R. Ives, S. Kéfi, V. Livina, D.A. Seekell, E.H. van Nes, M. Scheffer.
PLoS ONE. 7(7):  e41010.
 
Weerman, E.J., J. Van Belzen, M. Rietkerk, S. Temmerman, S. Kéfi, P.M.J. Herman, J. Van de Koppel.
Ecology. 93:608–618.

2011

Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, M. Roy, A. Franc, P.C. de Ruiter & M. Pascual.
Ecology Letters. 14:29-35.
 
Dakos, V, S. Kéfi, M. Rietkerk, E. H. van Nes & M. Scheffer.
The American Naturalist. 177(6): E153-E166.
 
Fontaine, C., P.R. Guimaraes, S. Kéfi, N. Loeuille, J. Memmott, W. van der Putten, F. van Veen & E. Thebault.
Ecology Letters. 14(11): 1170-1181.

2010

Kéfi, S., C.L. Alados, R.C.G. Chaves, Y. Pueyo & M. Rietkerk.
Ecology. 91(12):3739-3742.
 
Kéfi, S., M. B. Eppinga, P. C. de Ruiter & M. Rietkerk.
Theoretical Ecology. 3(4):257-269.
 
Pueyo, Y., S. Kéfi, R. Diaz-Sierra, C.L. Alados & M. Rietkerk.
Theoretical Population Biology. 78:289-297.

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Pueyo, Y., C. L. Alados, B. Garcia-Avila, S. Kéfi, M. Maestro & M. Rietkerk.
Restoration Ecology. 17(6): 908-916.

2008

Kéfi, S., M. van Baalen, M. Rietkerk & M. Loreau.
The American Naturalist. 172(1): E1-E17.
 
Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk & G. Katul.
Theoretical Population Biology. 74: 332-344.
 
Pueyo, Y., S. Kéfi, C. L. Alados & M. Rietkerk.
Oikos. 117(10): 1522-1532.

2007

Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, M. van Baalen & M. Loreau.
Theoretical Population Biology. 71(3): 267-400.
 
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Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, C. L. Alados, Y. Pueyo, A. ElAich, V. Papanastasis, P. C. de Ruiter.
Nature. 449(7159):213-217.  Access the recommendation on F1000

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Kéfi, S., M. Rietkerk, C. L. Alados, Y. Pueyo, A. ElAich, V. Papanastasis, P. C. de Ruiter.
Nature protocols. DOI: 10.1038/nprot.2007.387.
 
Kéfi, S., O. Bonnet & E. Danchin.
Animal behavior. 74: e1-e6.

 

Others

S. Kéfi. Juin 2018.
Ecosystèmes et transitions catastrophiques.
Dossier d’Agropolis  N°23 "Systèmes complexes de la biologie aux territoires". p. 41. Compétences de la communauté scientifique en Occitanie. (80 pages). Coordination scientifique : Nicolas Arnaud (CNRS), Bertrand Jouve (CNRS), Jean-Pierre Müller (Cirad).
 
S. Kéfi, C. Violle. Juin 2018.
Dynamique des communautés écologiques : de la recherche fondamentale aux applications pour les agroécosystèmes.
Dossier d’Agropolis  N°23 "Systèmes complexes de la biologie aux territoires". p. 42. Compétences de la communauté scientifique en Occitanie. (80 pages). Coordination scientifique : Nicolas Arnaud (CNRS), Bertrand Jouve (CNRS), Jean-Pierre Müller (Cirad).
 
Kéfi, S., E. Thébault, A. Eklöf, M. Lurgi, A.J. Davis, M. Kondoh and J. A. Krumins. 2017.
Toward multiplex ecological networks. Accounting for multiple interaction types to understand community structure and dynamics.
In: Adaptive food webs: stability and transitions of real and model ecosystems. Eds: John C. Moore, Peter C. de Ruiter, Kevin S. McCann and Volkmar Wolters. Cambridge University Press.
 
Kéfi S. Octobre 2012.
Regards et débats sur la biodiversité, SFE, Regard n°37.

 

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Kéfi, S. 2008. Reading the signs. Spatial vegetation patterns, arid ecosystems and desertification. PhD thesis. ISBN: 978 9 07 138249 9.

 

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