Dominique Gravel
Regular member
Department of Biology
University of Sherbrooke


Andréanne Beardsell (Ph.D. student)

Gabriel Bergeron (Ph.D. student)

Louis Moisan (Ph.D. student)

Recent Theses and Dissertations

Gabriel Bergeron (Master - 2022)
A simplified seasonal state and transition approach to modeling a complex Arctic predator-prey system

Scientific Communications

Beardsell, A., Gravel, D., Clermont, J., Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J., 2022. A mechanistic model of functional response provides new insights into indirect interactions among arctic tundra prey. Ecology, 103(8), e3734. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.3734.

Beardsell, A., Gravel, D., Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Clermont, J., Careau, V., Lecomte, N., Juhasz, C.-C., Royer-Boutin, P., Bêty, J., 2021. Derivation of predator functional responses using a mechanistic approach in a natural system. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 630944. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2021.630944.

Bideault, A., Galiana, N., Zelnik, Y.R., Gravel, D., Loreau, M., Barbier, M., Sentis, A., 2021. Thermal mismatches in biological rates determine trophic control and biomass distribution under warming. Global Change Biology, 27(2): 257-269. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15395.

Duchesne, É., Lamarre, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Berteaux, D., Gravel, D., Bêty, J., 2021. Variable strength of predator-mediated effects on species occurrence in an arctic terrestrial vertebrate community. Ecography, 44(8): 1236-1248. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.05760.

Freedman, Z.B., McGrew, A., Baiser, B.A., Besson, M., Gravel, D., Poisot, T., Record, S., Trotta, L.B., Gotelli, N.J., 2021. Environment–host–microbial interactions shape the Sarracenia purpurea microbiome at the continental scale. Ecology, 102(5), e03308. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.3308.

Holt, R.D., Gravel, D., Stier, A., Rosindell, J., 2021. On the interface of food webs and spatial ecology: the trophic dimension of species–area relationships. Pages 289-318 dans The Species–Area Relationship - Theory and Application. Cambridge University Press. DOI: 10.1017/9781108569422.017.

Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Landi, P., Minoarivelo, H.O., Roy, H.E., Latombe, G., Jing, X., CaraDonna, P.J., Gravel, D., Beckage, B., Molofsky, J., 2021. Trait positions for elevated invasiveness in adaptive ecological networks. Biological Invasions, 23: 1965-1985. DOI: 10.1007/s10530-021-02484-w).

Le Squin, A., Boulangeat, I., Gravel, D., 2021. Climate-induced variation in the demography of 14 tree species is not sufficient to explain their distribution in eastern North. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 30(2): 352-369. DOI: 10.1111/geb.13209.

Liu, M., Legault, V., Fülöp, T., Côté, A.-M., Gravel, D., Blanchet, F.G., Leung, D.L., Juhong Lee, S., Nakazato, Y., Cohen, A.A., 2021. Prediction of mortality in hemodialysis patients using moving multivariate distance. Frontiers in Physiology, 12, 612494. DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2021.612494.

Morales-Castilla, I., Pappalardo, P., Farrell, M.J., Aguirre, A.A., Huang, S., Gehman, A.-L.M., Dallas, T., Gravel, D., Davies, T.J., 2021. Forecasting parasite sharing under climate change. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B, 376(1837), 20200360. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2020.0360.

Zheng, J., Brose, U., Gravel, D., Gauzens, B., Luo, M.E., Wang, S., 2021. Asymmetric foraging lowers the trophic level and omnivory in natural food webs. Journal of Animal Ecology, 90(6): 1444-1454. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13464.

Beauchesne, D., Daigle, R.M., Vissault, S., Gravel, D., Bastien, A., Bélanger, S., Bernatchez, P., Blais, M., Bourdages, H., Chion, C., Galbraith, P.S., Halpern, B.S., Lavoie, C., McKindsey, C.W., Mucci, A., Pineault, S., Starr, M., Ste-Marie, A.-S., Archambault, P., 2020. Characterizing exposure to and sharing knowledge of drivers of environmental change in the St. Lawrence system in Canada. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7: 383. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00383.

Blanchet, G., Cazelles, K., Gravel, D., 2020. Co-occurrence is not evidence of ecological interactions. Ecology Letters, 23(7): 1050-1063. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13525.

Brice, M.-H., Vissault, S., Vieira, W., Gravel, D., Legendre, P., Fortin, M.-J., 2020. Moderate disturbances accelerate forest transition dynamics under climate change in the temperate–boreal ecotone of eastern North America. Global Change Biology, 26(8): 4418-4435. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15143.

Carscadden, K.A., Emery, N.C., Arnillas, C.A., Cadotte, M.W., Afkhami, M.E., Gravel, D., Livingstone, S.W., Wiens, J.J., 2020. Niche breadth: causes and consequences for ecology, evolution, and conservation. The Quarterly Review of Biology, 95(3): 179-214. DOI: 10.1086/710388.

Gonzalez, A., Germain, R.M., Srivastava, D.S., Filotas, E., Dee, L.E., Gravel, D., Thompson, P.L., Isbell, F., Wang, S., Kefi, S., Montoya, J., Zelnik, Y.R., Loreau, M., 2020. Scaling‐up biodiversity‐ecosystem functioning research. Ecology Letters, 23(4): 757-776. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13456.

Gravel, D., 2020. Un chiffre pour la biodiversité. Le Climatoscope, Septembre 2020(2): 32-38.

Gravel, D., Massol, F., 2020. Toward a general theory of metacommunity ecology. Theoretical Ecology: concepts and applications. Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198824282.003.0012.

Hutchison, C., Guichard, F., Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J., Berteaux, D., Fauteux, D., Gravel, D., 2020. Seasonal food webs with migrations: Multi-season models reveal indirect species interactions in the Canadian Arctic tundra. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series A, 378(2181), 20190354. DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2019.0354.

Makiola, A., Compson, Z.G., Baird, D.A., Barnes, M.A., Boerlijst, S.P., Bouchez, A., Brennan, B., Bush, A., Canard, E., Cordier, T., Creer, S., Curry, R.A., David, P., Dumbrell, A.J., Gravel, D., Hajibabaei, M., Hayden, B., van der Hoorn, B., Jarne, P., Jones, J.I., Karimi, B., Keck, F., Kelly, M., Knot, I.E., Krol, L., Massol, F., Monk, W.A., Murphy, J., Pawlowski, J., Poisot, T., Porter, T.M., Randall, K.C., Ransome, E., Ravigné, V., Raybould, A., Robin, S., Schrama, M., Schatz, B., Tamaddoni-Nezhad, A., Trimbos, K.B., Vacher, C., Vasselon, V., Wood, S., Woodward, G., Bohan, D.A., 2020. Key questions for next-generation biomonitoring. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 7, 197. DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2019.00197.

Poisot, T., Bergeron, G., Cazelles, K., Dallas, T., Gravel, D., MacDonald, A., Mercier, B., Violet, C., Vissault, S., 2020. Environmental biases in the study of ecological networks at the planetary scale. Journal of Biogeography, 48(7): 1552-1563. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.14127.

Solarik, K.A., Cazelles, K., Messier, C., Bergeron, Y., Gravel, D., 2020. Priority effects will impede range shifts of temperate tree species into the boreal forest. Journal of Ecology, 108(3): 1155-1173. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.13311.

Thuiller, W., Gravel, D., Ficetola, G.F., Lavergne, S., Münkemüller, T., Pollock, L.J., Zimmermann, N.E., Mazel, F., 2020. Productivity begets less phylogenetic diversity but higher uniqueness than expected. Journal of Biogeography, 47(1): 44-58. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.13630.

Vissault, S., Talluto, M.V., Boulangeat, I., Gravel, D., 2020. Slow demography and limited dispersal constrain the expansion of north-eastern temperate forests under climate change. Journal of Biogeography, 47(12): 2645-2656. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.13978.

Warren, B.H., Ricklefs, R.E., Thébaud, C., Gravel, D., Mouquet, N., 2020.  How consideration of islands has inspired mainstream ecology: links between the theory of island biogeography and some other key theories. Pages 57-60 dans Encyclopedia of the World's Biomes. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.11788-9.

Yeakel, J.D., Pires, M.M., de Aguiar, M.A.M., O’Donnell, J.L., Guimaraes Jr., P.R., Gravel, D., Gross, T., 2020. Diverse interactions and ecosystem engineering can stabilize community assembly. Nature Communications, 11, 3307. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17164-x.

Albouy, C., Archambault, P., Appeltans, W., Araújo, M.B., Beauchesne, K., Cazelles , K., Cirtwill, A.R., Fortin, M.-J., Galiana, N., Leroux, S.J., Pellissier, L., Poisot, T., Stouffer, D.B., Wood, S.A., Gravel, D., 2019. The marine fish food web is globally connected. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 3: 1153–1161. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-019-0950-y.

Aussenac, R., Bergeron, Y., Gravel, D., Drobyshev, I., 2019. Interactions among trees: A key element in the stabilising effect of species diversity on forest growth. Functional Ecology, 33(2): 360-367. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13257.

Baiser, B., Gravel, D., Cirtwill, A.R., Dunne, J.A., Fahimipour, A.K., Martinez, N.D., Grochow, J.A., Li, D., Gilarranz, L.J., McGrew, A., Poisot, T., Romanuk, T.N., Stouffer, D.B., Trotta, L.B., Valdovinos, F.S., Williams, R.J., Wood, S.A., Yeakel, J.D, 2019. Ecogeographical rules and the macroecology of food webs. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 28(9): 1204-1218. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12925.

Bergeron, G., Gravel, D., 2019. Où trouver du sirop d’érable en 2100? Le Climatoscope, Septembre 2019(1): 36-39.

Besson, M., Delmas, E., Poisot, T., Gravel, D., 2019. Complex ecological networks. Encyclopedia of Ecology, 1: 536-545. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.10564-0 .

Bideault, A., Loreau, M., Gravel, D., 2019. Temperature modifies consumer-resource interaction strength through its effects on biological rates and body mass. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 7, 45. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00045.

Braga, J., Pollock, L.J., Barros, C., Galiana, N., Montoya, J.M., Gravel, D., Maiorano, L., Montemaggiori, A., Ficetola, G.F., Dray, S., Thuiller, W., 2019. Spatial analyses of multi‐trophic terrestrial vertebrate assemblages in Europe. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 28(11): 1636-1648. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12981.

Brousseau, P., Gravel, D., Handa, I.T., 2019. Traits of litter‐dwelling forest arthropod predators and detritivores covary spatially with traits of their resources. Ecology, 100(10), e02815. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2815.

Cirtwill, A.R., Eklöf, A., Roslin, T., Wootton, K., Gravel, D., 2019. A quantitative framework for investigating the reliability of empirical network construction. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 10(6): 902-911. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.13180.

de Aguiar, M.A.M., Newman, E.A., Pires, M.M., Yeakel, J.D., Boettiger, C., Burkle, L.A., Gravel, D., Guimarares Jr., P.R., O’Donnell, J.L., Poisot, T., Fortin, M.-J., Hembry, D.H., 2019. Revealing biases in the sampling of ecological interaction networks. PeerJ, 7, e7566. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.7566.

Delmas, E., Besson, M., Brice, M.-H., Burkle, L.A., Dalla Riva, G.V., Fortin, M.-J., Gravel, D., Guimarares Jr., P.R., Hembry, D.H., Newman, E.A., Olesen, J.M., Pires, M.M., Yeakel, J.D., Poisot, T., 2019. Analyzing ecological networks of species interactions. Biological Reviews, 94(1): 16-36. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12433.

Desjardins-Proulx, P., Poisot, T., Gravel, D., 2019. Artificial intelligence for ecological and evolutionary synthesis. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7, 402. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00402.

Eitzinger, B., Abrego, N., Gravel, D., Huotari, T., Vesterinen, E.J., Roslin, T., 2019. Assessing changes in arthropod predator-prey interactions through DNA-based gut content analysis-variable environment, stable diet. Molecular Ecology, 28(2 - Special Issue: Species interactions, ecological networks and community dynamics): 266-280. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14872.

García‐Callejas, D., Molowny‐Horas, R., Araújo, M.B., Gravel, D., 2019. Spatial trophic cascades in communities connected by dispersal and foraging. Ecology, 100(11), e02820. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2820.

Gravel, D., Baiser, B., Dunne, J.A., Kopelke, J., Martinez, N.D., Nyman, T., Poisot, T., Stouffer, D.B., Tylianakis,.M., Wood, S.A., Roslin, T., 2019. Bringing Elton and Grinnell together: a quantitative framework to represent the biogeography of ecological interaction networks. Ecography, 42(3): 401-415. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.04006.

Guzman, L.M., Germain, R.M., Forbes, C., Straus, S., O'Connor, M.I., Gravel, D., Srivastava, D.S., Thompson, P.L., 2019. Towards a multi‐trophic extension of metacommunity ecology. Ecology Letters, 22(1): 19-33. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13162.

Hutchison, C., Gravel, D., Guichard, F., Potvin, C., 2019. Author correction: Effect of diversity on growth, mortality, and loss of resilience to extreme climate events in a tropical planted forest experiment. Scientific Reports, 9, 17712. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-53618-z.

Kumordzi, B.B., Aubin, I., Cardou, F., Shipley, B., Violle, C., Johnstone, J., Anand, M., Bell, F.W., Bergeron, Y., Boulangeat, I., Brousseau, M., De Grandpré, L., Delagrange, S., Fenton, N.J., Gravel, D., Macdonald, S.E., Hamel, B., Higelin, M., Hébert, F., Isabel, N., Mallik, A., McIntosh, A.C.S., McLaren, J.R., Messier, C., Morris, D., Tiffault, N., Tremblay, J.-P., Munson, A.D., 2019. Geographic scale and disturbance influence intraspecific trait variability in leaves and roots of North American understorey plants. Functional Ecology, 33(9): 1771-1784. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13402.

Legagneux, P., Cazelles, K., Gravel, D., 2019. Sommes-nous bien informés ? Écarts entre la couverture du changement climatique et de la biodiversité par les médias et la littérature scientifique. Le Climatoscope, Septembre 2019(1): 22-26.

Norberg, A., Abrego, N., Blanchet, F.G., Adler, F.R., Anderson, B.J., Anttila, J., Araújo, M.B., Dallas, T., Dunson, D., Elith, J., Foster, S.D., Fox, R., Franklin, J., Godsoe, W., Guisan, A., O'Hara, B., Hill, N.A., Holt, R.D., Hui, F.K.C., Husby, M., Kålås, J.A., Lehikoinen, A., Luoto, M., Mod, H.K., Newell, G., Roslin, T., Soininen, J., Thuiller, W., Vanhatalo, J., Warton, D., White, M., Zimmermann, N.E., Gravel, D., Ovaskainen, O., 2019. A comprehensive evaluation of predictive performance of 33 species distribution models at species and community levels. Ecological Monographs, 89(3), e01370. DOI: 10.1002/ecm.1370.

Poisot, T., Bruneau, A., Gonzalez, A., Gravel, D., Peres-Neto, P., 2019. Ecological data should not be so hard to find and reuse. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 34(6): 494-496. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2019.04.005.

Raymond-Léonard, L.J., Gravel, D., Handa, T., 2019. A novel set of traits to describe Collembola mouthparts: taking a bite out of the broad chewing mandible classification. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 138, 107608. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2019.107608.

Wang, S., Brose, U., Gravel, D., 2019. Intraguild predation enhances biodiversity and functioning in complex food webs. Ecology, 100(3), e02616. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2616.

Zhu, C., Gravel, D., He, F., 2019. Seeing is believing? Comparing plant–herbivore networks constructed by field co‐occurrence and DNA barcoding methods for gaining insights into network structures. Ecology and Evolution, 9(4): 1764-1776. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4860.

Ameztegui, A., Solarik, K.A., Parkins, J.R., Houle, D., Messier, C., Gravel, D., 2018. Perceptions of climate change acrosse th Canadian forest sector: The key factors of institutional and geographical environment. PLoS one, 13(6), e0197689. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197689.

Boulangeat, I., Svenning, J., Daufresne, T., Leblond, M., Gravel, D., 2018. The transient response of ecosystems to climate change is amplified by trophic interactions. Oikos, 127(12): 1822-1833. DOI: 10.1111/oik.05052.

Bramon Mora, B., Gravel, D., Gilarranz, L.J., Poisot, T., Stouffer, D.B., 2018. Identifying a common backbone of interactions underlying food webs from different ecosystems. Nature Communications, 9, 2603. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-05056-0.

Brousseau, P.M., Gravel, D., Handa, I.T., 2018. On the development of a functional trait approach for terrestrial arthropods. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(5): 1209-1220. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12834.

Brousseau, P.-M., Gravel, D., Handa, I.T., 2018. Trait matching and phylogeny as predictors of predator–prey interactions involving ground beetles. Functional Ecology, 32(1): 192-202. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12943.

Compson, Z.G., Monk, W.A., Curry, C.J., Gravel, D., Bush, A., Baker, C.J.O., Al Manir, M.S., Riazanov, A., Hajibabaei, M., Shokralla, S., Gibson, J.F., Stefani, S., Wright, M.T.G., Baird, D.J., 2018. Linking DNA metabarcoding and text mining to create network-based biomonitoring tools: A case study on boreal wetland macroinvertebrate communities. Advances in Ecological Research, 59(Next Generation Biomonitoring: Part 2): 33-74. DOI: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2018.09.001.

Galiana, N., Lurgi, M., Claramunt-López, B., Fortin, M.-J., Leroux, S., Cazelles, K., Gravel, D., Montoya, J.M., 2018. The spatial scaling of species interactions networks. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 2: 782-790. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0517-3.

Godsoe, W., Jankowski, J., Holt, R.D., Gravel, D., 2018. Which coexistence mechanisms should biogeographers quantify? A reply to Alexander et al. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 33(3): 145-147. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2018.01.003.

Grossman, J.J, Vanhellemont, M., Barsoum, N., Bauhus, J., Bruelheide, H., Castagneyrol, B., Cavender-Bares, J., Eisenhauer, N., Ferlian, O., Gravel, D., Hector, A., Jactel, H., Kreft, H., Mereu, S., Messier, C., Muys, B., Nock, C., Paquette, A., Parker, J., Perring, M.P., Ponette, Q., Reich, P.B., Schuldt, A., Staab, M., Weih, M., Zemp, D.Clara, Sherer-Lorenzen, M., Verheyen, K., 2018. Synthesis and future research directions linking tree diversity to growth, survival, and damage in a global network of tree diversity experiments. . Environmental and Experimental Botany, 152: 68-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2017.12.015.

Hutchison, C., Gravel, D., Guichard, F., Potvin, C., 2018. Effect of diversity on growth, mortality, and loss of resilience to extreme climate events in a tropical planted forest experiment. Scientific Reports, 8, 15443. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-33670-x.

Laigle, I., Aubin, I., Digel, C., Brose, U., Boulangeat, I., Gravel, D., 2018. Species traits as drivers of food web structure. Oikos, 127(2): 316-326. DOI: 10.1111/oik.04712.

Legagneux, P., Casajus, N., Cazelles, K., Chevallier, C., Chevrinais, M., Guéry, L., Jacquet, C., Jaffré, M., Naud, M.-J., Noisette, F., Ropars, P., Vissault, S., Archambault, P., Bêty, J., Berteaux, D., Gravel, D., 2018. Our house is burning: discrepancy in climate change vs biodiversity coverage in the media as compared to scientific literature. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 5, 175. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2017.00175.

Nenzén, H.K., Martel, V., Gravel, D., 2018. Can hyperparasitoids cause large-scale outbreaks of insects herbivores? Oikos, 127(9): 1344-1354. DOI: 10.1111/oik.05112.

Nenzén, H.K., Peres-Neto, P., Gravel, D., 2018. More than Moran: coupling statistical and simulation models to understand how defoliation spread and weather variation drive insect outbreak dynamics. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 48(3): 255-264. DOI: 10.1139/cjfr-2016-0396.

Pellissier, L., Albouy, C., Bascompte, J., Farwig, N., Graham, C., Loreau, M., Maglianesi, M.A., Melián, C.J., Pitteloud, C., Roslin, T., Rohr, R., Saavedra, S., Thuiller, W., Woodward, G., Zimmermann, N.E., Gravel, D., 2018. Comparing species interaction networks along environmental gradients. Biological Reviews, 93(2): 785-800. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12366.

Raymond-Léonard, L.J., Gravel, D., Reich, P.B., Handa, T., 2018. Springtail community structure in influcenced by functional traits but not biogeographic origin of leaf litter in soils of novel forest ecosystems. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1879). DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.0647.

Renaut, S., Budden, A.E., Gravel, D., Poisot, T., Peres-Neto, P., 2018. Management, archiving and sharing for biologists and the role of research institutions in the technology-oriented age. BioScience, 68(6): 400-411. DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biy038.

Solarik, K.A., Messier, C., Ouimet, R., Bergeron, Y., Gravel, D., 2018. Local adaptation of trees at the range margins impacts range shifts in the face of climate change. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 27(12): 1507-1519. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12829.

Ameztegui, A., Paquette, A., Shipley, B., Heym, M., Messier, C., Gravel, D., 2017. Shade tolerance and the functional trait: demography relationship in temperate and boreal forests. Functional Ecology, 31(4): 821-830. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12804.

Aussenac, R., Bergeron, Y., Mekontchou, C.G., Gravel, D., Pilch, K., Drobyshev, I., 2017. Intraspecific variability in growth response to environmental fluctuations modulates the stabilizing effect of species diversity on forest growth. Journal of Ecology, 105(6): 1832-1832. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12728.

Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J., Franke, A., Gilchrist, G., Gravel, D., Lecomte, N., 2017. Effects of climate shifts on the Canadian Arctic wildlife: Ecosystem-based monitoring and modeling. Rapport préparé pour ArcticNet. 17 pages.

Delmas, E., Brose, U., Gravel, D., Stouffer, D.B., Poisot, T., 2017. Simulations of biomass dynamics in community food webs. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8(7): 881-886. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12713.

Desjardins-Proulx, P., Laigle, I., Poisot, T., Gravel, D., 2017. Ecological interactions and the Netflix problem. PeerJ, 5: e3644. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.3644.

Fournier, B., Mouquet, N., Leibold, M.A., Gravel, D., 2017. An integrative framework of coexistence mechanisms in competitive metacommunities. Ecography, 40(5): 630-641. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.02137.

Godsoe, W., Janowski, J., Holt, R.D., Gravel, D., 2017. Integrating biogeography with contemporary niche theory. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 32(7): 488-499. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2017.03.008.

Henning, J.A., Leppanen, C., Bush, J., Sheldon, K.S., Gotelli, N., Gravel, D., Strauss, S., 2017. A pioneering adventure becomes an ecological classic: the arising and established researchers. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 98(4): 240-373. DOI: 10.1002/bes2.1350.

Jacquet, C., Mouillot, D., Kulbicki, M., Gravel, D., 2017. Extensions of Island Biogeography Theory predict the scaling of functional trait composition with habitat area and isolation. Ecology Letters, 20(2): 135-146. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12716.

Kopelke, J., Nyman, T., Cazelles, K., Gravel, D., Vissault, S., Roslin, T., 2017. Food‐web structure of willow‐galling sawflies and their natural enemies across Europe. Ecology, 98(6): 1730. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1832.

Massol, F., Altermatt, F., Gounand, I., Gravel, D., Leibold, M.A., Mouquet, N., 2017. How life‐history traits affect ecosystem properties: effects of dispersal in meta‐ecosystems. Oikos, 126(4): 532-546. DOI: 10.1111/oik.03893.

Massol, F., Dubart, M., Calcagno, V., Cazelles, K., Jacquet, C., Kéfi, S., Gravel, D., 2017. Island biogeography of spatially structured food webs. Advances in Ecological Research, 56: 183-262. DOI: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2016.10.004.

Nenzén, H.K., Filotas, E., Peres-Neto, P., Gravel, D., 2017. Epidemiological landscape models reproduce cyclic insect outbreaks. Ecological Complexity, 31: 78-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecocom.2017.04.004.

Poisot, T., Guéveneux‐Julien, C., Fortin, M.-J., Gravel, D., Legendre, P., Keil, P., 2017. Hosts, parasites and their interactions respond to different climatic variables. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26(8): 942-951. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12602.

Talluto, M.V., Boulangeat, I., Vissault, S., Thuiller, W., Gravel, D., 2017. Extinction debt and colonization credit delay range shifts of eastern North American trees. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 1: Art. no. 0182. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-017-0182.

Bartomeus, I., Gravel, D., Tylianakis, J.M., Aizen, M.A., Dickie, I.A., Bernard-Verdier, M., 2016. A common framework for identifyin linkage rules across different types of interaction networks. Functional Ecology, 30: 1894-1903. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12666.

Beauchesne, D., Desjardins-Proulx, P., Archambault, P., Gravel, D., 2016. Thinking outside the box - predicing biotic interactions in data-poor environments. Vie et Milieu - Life and Environment, 66(3-4): 333-342.

Beauchesne, D., Grant , C., Gravel, D., Archambault, P., 2016. L’évaluation des impacts cumulés dans l’estuaire et le golfe du Saint-Laurent : vers une planification stratégique de l’utilisation et de l’exploitation des ressources. Le Naturaliste Canadien, 140(2): 45-55. DOI: 10.7202/1036503ar.

Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J., Franke, A., Gilchrist, G., Gravel, D., Lecomte, N., 2016. Effects of climate shifts on the Canadian Arctic wildlife : Ecosystem-based monitoring and modeling. Rapport préparé pour ArcticNet. 39 pages.

Cazelles, K., Araujo, M.B., Gravel, D., Mouquet, N., 2016. A theory for species co-occurrence in interaction networks. Theoretical Ecology, 9(1): 39-48. DOI: 10.1007/s12080-015-0281-9.

Cazelles, K., Mouquet, N., Mouillot, D., Gravel, D., 2016. On the integration of biotic interaction and environmental constraints at the biogeographical scale. Ecography, 39(10): 921-931. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01714.

Giroux, M.-A., Lecomte, N., Gravel, D., Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Legagneux, P., Bêty, J., 2016. Faire le pont entre les approches empiriques et théoriques pour mieux comprendre les écosystèmes arctiques soumis aux pressions globales. Colloque du CEN 2016, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada.

Gounant, I., Mouquet, N., Kéfi, S., Gravel, D., 2016. Trait selection during food web assembly: the role of body size and temperature. Theoretical Ecology, 9(4): 417-429. DOI: 10.1007/s12080-016-0299-7.

Gravel, D., Albouy, C., Thuiller, W., 2016. The meaning of functional diversity for food weeb structure and dynamics. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B, 371: 20150268. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0268.

Gravel, D., Massol, F., Leibold, M.A., 2016. Stability and complexity of model metaecosystems. Nature Communications, 7: 12457. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12457.

Hattab, T., Leprieur, F., Lasram, F.B.R., Gravel, D., Le Loc'h, F., Albouy, C., 2016. Forecasting fine-scale changes in the food-web structure of coastal marine communities under climate change. Ecography, 39(12): 1227-1237. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01937.

Jacquet, C., Moritz, C., Morissette, L., Legagneux, P., Massol, F., Archambault, P., Gravel, D., 2016. No complexity-stability relationship in empirical ecosystems. Nature Communications, 7: 12573. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12573.

Nguyen, N.H., Williams, L.J., Vincent, J.B., Stefanski, A., Cavender-Bares, J., Messier, C., Paquette, A., Gravel, D., Reich, P.B., Kennedy, P.G., 2016. Ectomycorrhizal and saprophic fungal diversity are linked to different tree community attributes in a field-based tree experiment. Molecular Ecology, 25(16): 4032-4046. DOI: 10.1111/mec.13719.

Parrain, E., Gravel, D., Rohr, R., Bersier, L.F., Gray, S.M., 2016. Mismatch in microbial food webs: Predators but not prey perform better in their local biotic and abiotic conditions. Ecology and Evolution, 6(14): 4885-4897. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2236.

Poisot, T., Gravel, D., Leroux, S., Wood, S.A., Fortin, M.-J., Baiser, B., Cirtwill, A.R., Araujo, M.B., Stouffer, D.B., 2016. Synthetic datasets and community tools for the rapid testing of ecological hypotheses. Ecography, 39(4): 402-408. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01941.

Ropars, P., Gauthier, G., Gravel, D., Lecomte, N., Bêty, J., Franke, A., Gilchrist, G., Berteaux, D., 2016. Modélisation de la vulnérabilité aux changements climatiques de la toundra du Nord du Québec. Colloque du CEN 2016, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada.

Solarik, K., Gravel, D., Ameztegui, A., Bergeron, Y., Messier, C., 2016. Assessing tree germination resilience to global warming: A manipulative experiment using sugar maple (Acer saccharum). Seed Science Research, 62(2): 153-164. DOI: 10.1017/S0960258516000040.

Talluto, M.V., Boulangeat, I., Ameztegui, A., Aubin, I., Berteaux, D., Butler, A., Doyon, F., Drever, C.R., Fortin, M.-J., Franceschini, T., Liénard, J., McKenney, D., Solarik, K.A., Strigul, N., Thuiller, W., Gravel, D., 2016. Cross-scale integration of knowledge for predicting species ranges: a metamodelling framework. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25(2): 238-249. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12395.

Tobner, C.M., Paquette, A., Gravel, D., Reich, P.B., Messier, C., 2016. Functional identity is the main driver of diversity effects in young tree communities. Ecology Letters, 19(6): 638-647. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12600.

Zurell, D., Thuiller, W., Pagel, J., Cabral, J.S., Münkemüller, T., Gravel, D., Dullinger, S., Schiffers, K.H., Schurr, F.M., Merow, C., Moore, K.A., Travis, J., Wüest, R., Zimmermann, N.E., 2016. Benchmarking novel approaches for modelling species range dynamics. Global Change Biology, 22(8): 2651-2664. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13251.

Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Lecomte, N., Schmidt, N.M., Reid, D.G., Cadieux, M.-C., Berteaux, D., Bêty, J., Krebs, C.J., Ims, R.A., Yoccoz, N.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Leroux, S.J., Loreau, M., Gravel, D., 2014. Arctic ecosystem structure and functioning shaped by climate and herbivore body size. Nature Climate Change, 4: 379-383. DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2168.

Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Lecomte, N., Schmidt, N.M., Reid, D.G., Cadieux, M.-C., Berteaux, D., Bêty, J., Krebs, C.J., Ims, R.A., Yoccoz, N.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Leroux, S.J., Loreau, M., Gravel, D., 2014. Climate and herbivore body size determine how arctic terrestrial ecosystems work. Pages 67-69 dans Arctic Report Card 2014.

Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Lecomte, N., Schmidt, N.M., Reid, D.G., Cadieux, M.-C., Berteaux, D., Bêty, J., Krebs, C.J., Ims, R.A., Yoccoz, N.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Loreau, M., Gravel, D., 2014. Climate and herbivore body size determine how arctic terrestrial ecosystems work. Arctic Report Card. 2 pages.

Harvey, E., Séguin, A., Nozais, C., Archambeault, P., Gravel, D., 2013. Identity effects dominate the impacts of multiple species extinctions on the functioning of complex food webs. Ecology, 94(1): 169-179. DOI: 10.1890/12-0414.1.

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