Scientific publications (ISI ranked)


2019 and in press

Herrando S., Titeux N., Brotons L., Anton M., Ubach A., Villero D., García-Barros E., Munguira M.L., Godinho C. & Stefanescu C. (2019) Contrasting impacts of precipitation on Mediterranean birds and butterflies. Scientific Reports, 9, 5680. [PDF]


Kim H., Rosa I.M.D., Alkemade R., Leadley P., Hurtt G., Popp A., van Vuuren D., Anthoni P., Arneth A., Baisero D., Caton E., Chaplin-Kramer R., Chini L., De Palma A., Di Fulvio F., Di Marco M., Espinoza F., Ferrier S., Fujimori S., Gonzalez R.E., Guerra C., Hartfoot M., Harwood T.D., Hasegawa T., Haverd V., Havlik P., Hellweg S., Hill S.L.L., Hirata A., Hoskins A.J., Janse J.H., Jetz W., Johnson J.A., Krause A., Leclere D., Martins I.S., Matsui T., Merow C., Obersteiner M., Ohashi H., Poulter B., Purvis A., Quesada B., Rondinini C., Schipper A., Sharp R., Takahashi K., Thuiller W., Titeux N., Visconti P., Ware C., Wolf F. & Pereira H.M. (2018) A protocol for an intercomparison of biodiversity and ecosystem services models using harmonized land-use and climate scenarios. Geoscientific Model Development, 11, 4537-4562. [PDF]


Aizpurua O., Cantú-Salazar L., San Martin G., Sardà-Palomera F., Gargallo G., Herrando S., Brotons L. & Titeux N. (2017) Evaluating the reliability of species distribution models with an indirect measure of bird reproductive performance. Journal of Avian Biology, 48, 1575-1582. [PDF]

Titeux N., Maes D., Van Daele T., Onkelinx T., Heikkinen R.K., Romo H., García-Barros E., Munguira M.L., Thuiller W., van Swaay C.A.M., Schweiger O., Settele J., Harpke A., Wiemers M., Brotons L. & Luoto M. (2017) The need for large-scale distribution data to estimate regional changes in species richness under future climate change. Diversity and Distributions, 23, 1393-1407. [PDF]

Titeux N., Henle K., Mihoub J.-B., Regos A., Geijzendorffer I.R., Cramer W., Verburg P.H. & Brotons L. (2017) Global scenarios for biodiversity need to better integrate climate and land use change. Diversity and Distributions, 23, 1231-1234. [PDF]

Gailly R., Paquet J.-Y., Titeux N., Claessens H., Dufrêne M. (2017) Effects of the conversion of intensive grasslands into Christmas tree plantations on bird assemblages. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 247, 91-97. [PDF]

Hollander F.A., Titeux N., Holveck M.-J. & Van Dyck H. (2017) Timing of breeding in an ecologically trapped bird. The American Naturalist, 189, 515-525. [PDF] [Lay Summary]

Mihoub J.-B., Henle K., Titeux N., Brotons L., Brummitt N.A. & Schmeller D.S. (2017) Setting temporal baselines for biodiversity: the limits of available monitoring data for capturing the full impact of anthropogenic pressures. Scientific Reports, 7, 41591. [PDF]


Titeux N., Henle K., Mihoub J.-B. & Brotons L. (2016) [Guest Editorial] Climate change distracts us from other threats to biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 14, 291. [PDF]

Titeux N., Henle K., Mihoub J.-B., Regos A., Geijzendorffer I.R., Cramer W., Verburg P.H. & Brotons L. (2016) Biodiversity scenarios neglect future land-use changes. Global Change Biology, 22, 2505-2515. [PDF] [featured by the European Commission in Science for Environment Policy]

Herrando S., Brotons L., Anton M., Páramo F., Villero D., Titeux N., Quesada J. & Stefanescu C. (2016) Assessing impacts of land abandonment on Mediterranean biodiversity using indicators based on bird and butterfly monitoring data. Environmental Conservation, 43, 69-78. [PDF]

Regos A., D’Amen M., Titeux N., Herrando S., Guisan A. & Brotons L. (2016) Predicting the future effectiveness of protected areas for bird conservation in Mediterranean ecosystems under climate change and novel fire regime scenarios. Diversity and Distributions, 22, 83-96. [PDF]


Hollander F.A., Van Dyck H., San Martin G. & Titeux N. (2015) Nest predation deviates from nest predator abundance in an ecologically trapped bird. PLoS ONE, 10, e0144098. [PDF]

Aizpurua O., Cantú-Salazar L., San Martin G., Biver G., Brotons L. & Titeux N. (2015) Reconciling expert judgement and habitat suitability models as tools for guiding sampling of threatened species. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52, 1608-1616. [PDF]

Hollander F.A., Titeux N., Walsdorff T., Martinage A. & Van Dyck H. (2015) Arthropods and novel bird habitats: do clear-cuts in spruce plantations provide similar food resources for insectivorous birds compared with farmland habitats? Journal of Insect Conservation, 19, 1011-1020. [PDF]

Aizpurua O., Paquet J.-Y., Brotons L. & Titeux N. (2015) Optimising long-term monitoring projects for species distribution modelling: how atlas data may help. Ecography, 38, 29-40. [PDF]

2014 and before

Martin Y., Van Dyck H., Dendoncker N. & Titeux N. (2013) Testing instead of assuming the importance of land use change scenarios to model species distributions under climate change. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 22, 1204-1216. [PDF]

Hollander F.A., Titeux N. & Van Dyck H. (2013) Habitat-dependent prey availability and offspring provisioning explain an ecological trap in a migratory bird. Functional Ecology, 27, 702-709. [PDF]

Hollander F.A., Titeux N. & Van Dyck H. (2012) Territorial resource valuation deviates from habitat quality in an ecologically-trapped, long-distance migratory bird. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 66, 777-783. [PDF]

Hollander F.A., Van Dyck H., San Martin G. & Titeux N. (2011) Maladaptive habitat selection of a migratory passerine bird in a human-modified landscape. PLoS ONE, 6(9), e25703. [PDF]

Maes D., Titeux N., Hortal J., Anselin A., Beckers K., Decleer K, De Knijf G., Fichefet V. & Luoto M. (2010) Predicted insect diversity declines under climate change in an already impoverished region. Journal of Insect Conservation, 14, 485-498. [PDF]

Titeux N., Maes D., Marmion M., Luoto M. & Heikkinen R.K. (2009) Inclusion of soil data improves the performance of bioclimatic envelope models for insect species distributions in temperate Europe. Journal of Biogeography, 36, 1459-1473. [PDF]

Bontemps S., Bogaert P., Titeux N. & Defourny P. (2008) An object-based change detection method for dealing with temporal dependences in time series with medium to coarse spatial resolution. Remote Sensing of Environment, 112, 3181-3191. [PDF]

Titeux N., Dufrêne M., Radoux J., Hirzel A.H. & Defourny P. (2007) Fitness-related parameters improve presence-only distribution modelling for conservation practice: the case of the red-backed shrike. Biological Conservation, 138, 207-223. [PDF]

Titeux N., Dufrêne M., Jacob J.P., Paquay M. & Defourny P. (2004) Multivariate analysis of a fine-scale breeding bird atlas using a geographical information system and partial canonical correspondence analysis: environmental and spatial effects. Journal of Biogeography, 31, 1841-1856. [PDF]

Maes D., Gilbert M., Titeux N., Goffart P. & Dennis R.L.H. (2003) Prediction of butterfly diversity hotspots in Belgium: a comparison of statistically-focused and land use-focused models. Journal of Biogeography, 30, 1907-1920. [PDF]