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David Cunillera-Montcusí

CV & PUBLICATIONS

An overview of my main scientific publications and conference talks. For a detailed list see the full CV. Do not hesitate to ask me for any of the publication or visit it in the journal website for more details!

Scientific publications

2020

Large- and small-regional-scale variables interact in the dispersal patterns of aquatic macroinvertebrates from temporary ponds

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Boix, Dani; Sala, Jordi; Compte, Jordi; Tornero, Irene; Quintana, Xavier D.; Gascón, Stéphanie

Aquatic Ecology. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10452-020-09792-8

Addressing trait selection patterns in temporary ponds in response to wildfire disturbance and seasonal succession

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Matías Arim; Stéphanie Gascón; Irene Tornero; Jordi Sala; Dani Boix; Ana Inés Borthagaray

Journal of Animal Ecology. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.13265

Resilience of aquatic metacommunities. Implications for disturbance impacts and recovery.

David Cunillera-Montcusí.

Supervisors: Stéphanie Gascón & Dani Boix.

PhD thesis. URL: Not available yet

2019

Direct and indirect impacts of wildfire on faunal communities of Mediterranean temporary ponds

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Stéphanie Gascón; Irene Tornero; Jordi Sala; Núria Àvila; Xavier D. Quintana; Dani Boix.

Freshwater Biology. 64-2, pp. 323-334. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13219

How do zooplankton respond to coastal wetland restoration? the case of newly created salt marsh lagoons in La Pletera (NE Catalonia)

Santiago Cabrera; Jordi Compte; Stéphanie Gascón; Dani Boix; David Cunillera-Montcusí; Lucas Barrero; Xavier D. Quintana.

Limnética. 38-2, pp. 721-741. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23818/limn.38.42

2018

Management and restoration actions of confined Mediterranean coastal lagoons in the Empordà and Baix Ter wetlands.

Xavier D. Quintana; Dani Boix; Xavier Casamitjana; Àngel Colomer; Jordi Compte; David Cunillera-Montcusí; Stéphanie Gascón; Frederich Gich; Anna Menció; Monica Martinoy; Joan Montaner; Josep Pascual; Jordi Sala; Joan Solà; Irene Tornero.

Management and restoration of Mediterranean coastal lagoons in Europe. 10, 173 – 192. ISSN: 2013-5939 

2017

Defining the importance of landscape metrics for large branchiopod biodiversity and conservation: the case of the Iberian Peninsula and Balearic Islands

Jordi Sala; Stéphanie Gascón; David Cunillera-Montcusí; Miguel Alonso; Francisco Amat; Luís Cancela da Fonseca; Margarida Cristo; Margarita Florencio; Juan Garcia-De-Lomas; Margarida Machado; María Rosa Miracle; Alexandre Miró; José Luis Pérez-Bote; Joan Lluís Pretus; Florent Prunier; Javier Ripoll; Juan Rueda; María Sahuquillo; Laura Serrano; Marc Ventura; David Verdiell-Cubedo; Dani Boix

Hydrobiologia. 801-1, pp. 81-98. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-017-3293-1

2016

Burning waters: wildfire effects on aquatic systems.

David Cunillera-Montcusí

Doctoral program on water science and technology. 1, pp. 43-45. Universitat de Girona. Publication services. ISBN: 9788484584735

 

Conference talks and oral posters

2020

Wildfire impacts on faunal communities of Mediterranean temporary ponds.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Dani Boix; Irene Tornero; Núria Àvila; Xavier D. Quintana; Jordi Sala; Stéphanie Gascón.

Temporary wetlands future in drylands under the projected global change scenario. Baeza, Spain.

2019

Assessing the assembly drivers of seasonal succession and wildfire effect on a temporary pond metacommunity through traits selection.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Matías Arim; Stéphanie Gascón; Irene Tornero; Jordi Sala; Dani Boix; Ana Inés Borthagaray.

11th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences. Zagreb, Croatia.

Cal replantejar-se el rol tròfic de les larves d'anurs en els estanys temporanis? El cas dels anostracis i les larves d'anurs.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Jordi Sala; Dani Boix

XVII Jornades Herpetològiques Catalanes. Girona, Catalonia (Spain).

2018

Burning the landscape: pond metacommunity resilience against simulated wildfire impacts.

Do we need to revise the trophic role of anuran larvae in temporary ponds? Study case of fairy shrimps and anuran larvae.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Dani Boix; Stéphanie Gascón; Jordi Sala; Ana Borthagaray; Xavier D. Quintana; Matías Arim.

8th European Pond Conservation Network Workshop. Torroella de Montgrí, Catalonia (Spain).

Understanding wildfire disturbance on a temporary ponds metacommunity from its effect on traits selection

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Matías Arim; Ana Borthagaray; Stéphanie Gascón; Irene Tornero; Jordi Sala; Xavier D. Quintana; Dani Boix.

Oikos 2018. Trondheim, Norway.

2017

Interaction between temporary pond isolation and faunal dispersal ability.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Stephanie Gascón; Ana Borthagaray; Matías Arim; Jordi Compte; Irene Tornero; Jordi Sala; Dani Boix.

7th European Pond Conservation Network Workshop. Faro, Portugal

2016

Wildfire impact on Mediterranean temporary ponds.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Irene Tornero; Núria Àvila; Xavier D. Quintana; Jordi Sala; Stephanie Gascón; Dani Boix.

XVIII Congress of the Iberian Association of Limnology. Tortosa, Catalonia (Spain)

2015

Resilience of macroinvertebrate assemblages of Mediterranean temporary ponds against wildfire impact: the 'metacommunity rescue effect'.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Irene Tornero; Núria Àvila; Xavier D. Quintana; Jordi Sala; Stephanie Gascón; Dani Boix.

International Symposium on Mediterranean Temporary Ponds. Sassari, Sardinia (Italy)

2014

Wildfire effects on aquatic macroinvertebrate species and macrophytes in Mediterranean temporary ponds.

David Cunillera-Montcusí; Gerard Alòs; Mireia Gómez; Maria Sánchez; Carles Tomàs; Roser Vila; Irene Tornero; Núria Àvila; Xavier D. Quintana; Jordi Sala; Stephanie Gascón; Dani Boix.

Wetlands Biodiversity and Services: Tools for Socio-Ecological Development. Huesca, Spain.