Scientific articles published/accepted in peer reviewed journals

  1. 2021 – T.  Keep, J.P. Sampoux, P. Barre, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, K.J. Dehmer, JL. Durand, M. Hegarty, T. Ledauphin, H. Muylle, I. Roldan-Ruiz, T. Ruttink, F. Surault, E. Willner, F. Volaire. To grow or survive: which are the strategies of a perennial grass to face severe seasonal stress? Functional Ecology,
  2. 2020 – I. Villa-Machío, J. C. Zamora, J. V. Sandoval-Sierra, J. L. Blanco-Pastor, M. Fernández-Mazuecos & P. Jiménez-Mejías. Insect pollination in temperate sedges? A case study in Rhynchospora alba (Cyperaceae), Plant Biosystems
  3. 2020 – J.L. Blanco‐Pastor, Barre, P, Keep, T, et al. Canonical correlations reveal adaptive loci and phenotypic responses to climate in perennial ryegrass. Molecular Ecology Resources; 00: 1– 22.
  4. 2020 – T. Keep, J.P. Sampoux, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, K.J. Dehmer, M.J. Hegarty, T. Ledauphin, I. Litrico, H. Muylle, I. Roldán-Ruiz, A.M. Roschanski, T. Ruttink, F. Surault, E. Willner, and P. Barre. High-Throughput Genome-Wide Genotyping To Optimize the Use of Natural Genetic Resources in the Grassland Species Perennial Ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.). G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics10(9), 3347-3364.
  5. 2020 – T. Andermann, M. F. Torres Jiménez, P. Matos-Maraví, R. Batista, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, A. L. S. Gustafsson, L. Kistler, I. M. Liberal, B. Oxelman, C. D. Bacon, A. Antonelli. A guide to carrying out a phylogenomic target sequence capture project. Frontiers in Genetics; 10: 1407.
  6. 2019 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor, Y.J.K. Bertrand, I.M. Liberal, Y. Wei, E.C. Brummer and B.E. Pfeil. Evolutionary networks from RADseq loci point to hybrid origins of Medicago carstiensis and Medicago cretacea. American Journal of Botany; 106(9): 1–10. Featured in AJB’s September 2019 “Highlights” section.
  7. 2019 – J.L. Blanco‐Pastor, S. Manel, P. Barre, A.M. Roschanski, E. Willner, K.J. Dehmer, M. Hegarty, H. Muylle, T. Ruttink, I. Roldán‐Ruiz, T. Ledauphin, A. Escobar‐Gutiérrez & J.P. Sampoux. Pleistocene climate changes, and not agricultural spread, accounts for range expansion and admixture in the dominant grassland species Lolium perenne L. Journal of Biogeography; 46: 1451– 1465.
  8. 2019 – M. Fernández-Mazuecos, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, A. Juan, P. Carnicero, A. Forrest, M. Alarcón, P. Vargas & B. J. Glover. Macroevolutionary dynamics of nectar spurs, a key evolutionary innovation. New Phytologist.
  9. 2019 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor, M. Fernández-Mazuecos, A.J. Coello, J. Pastor & P. Vargas. Topography explains the distribution of genetic diversity in one of the most fragile European hotspots. Diversity and Distributions. 25:74–89.
  10. 2018 – V. Pfeiffer, B. Ford, J. Housset, A. McCombs, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, N. Gouin, S. Manel & A. Bertin. Partitioning genetic and species diversity refines our understanding of species-genetic diversity relationships. Ecology and Evolution; 8:12351–12364.
  11. 2017 – J.S. Eriksson, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, F. Sousa, Y.J.K. Bertrand & B.E. Pfeil. A cryptic species produced by autopolyploidy and subsequent introgression involving Medicago prostrata (Fabaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 107, 367-381.
  12. 2015 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor, C. Ornosa, D. Romero, I. Liberal, J.M. Gómez & P. Vargas. Bees explain floral variation in a recent radiation of Linaria. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28 (4): 851–863.
  13. 2014 – P. Vargas, L.M. Valente, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, I. Liberal, B. Guzmán, E. Cano, A. Forrest, & M. Fernández-Mazuecos. Testing biogeographic congruence of palaeofloras using molecular phylogenetics: snapdragons and the Madrean-Tethyan flora. Journal of Biogeography, 41 (5): 932-943.
  14. 2013 – M. Fernández-Mazuecos, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, J.M. Gómez & P. Vargas. Corolla morphology influences diversification rates in bifid toadflaxes (Linaria sect. Versicolores). Annals of Botany, 112 (9): 1705-1722.
  15. 2013 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor & P. Vargas. Autecological traits determined two evolutionary strategies in Mediterranean plants during the Quaternary: low differentiation and range expansion versus geographical speciation in Linaria. Molecular Ecology. 22, 5651–5668.
  16. 2013 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor, M. Fernández-Mazuecos & P. Vargas. Past and future demographic dynamics of alpine species: limited genetic consequences despite dramatic range contraction in a plant from the Spanish Sierra Nevada. Molecular Ecology. 22, 4177–4195.
  17. 2013 – M. Fernández-Mazuecos*, J.L. Blanco-Pastor* & P. Vargas. A Phylogeny of toadflaxes (Linaria) based on Nuclear Internal Transcribed Spacer sequences: systematic and evolutionary consequences. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 174, 234-249. (*Equal contribution).
  18. 2012 – J.L. Blanco-Pastor, P. Vargas & B.E. Pfeil. Coalescent simulations reveal hybridization and incomplete lineage sorting in Mediterranean Linaria. PLoS ONE, 7 (6), e39089.
  19. 2011 – B. Rumeu, J. Caujapé-Castells, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, R. Jaén-Molina, M. Nogales, E. Rui Bento & P. Vargas. The colonization history of Juniperus brevifolia (Cupressaceae) in the Azores islands. PLoS ONE, 6 (11), e27697.

Book chapters published:

  • P. Vargas, C. Ornosa, J.L. Blanco-Pastor, D. Romero, M. Fernández-Mazuecos & M.A. Rodríguez-Gironés (2013). En búsqueda de áreas de diversidad genética en Sierra Nevada: análisis de plantas y abejas. In: Ramírez, L., Asensio, B. (eds.). Proyectos de investigación en parques nacionales: 2009-2012, pp. 123-142. Organismo Autónomo de Parques Nacionales. Madrid. ISBN 978-84-8014-853-5.

Articles in Conference Proceedings:

  • J.L. Blanco-Pastor, S. Manel, P. Barre, T. Keep, E. Willner, K.J. Dehmer, M. Hegarty, H. Muylle, T. Ruttink, I. Roldán-Ruiz & J.P. Sampoux (2019). Environment-genotype-phenotype associations to detect candidate loci for climatic adaptation in perennial ryegrass. In: O. Huguenin-Elie, B. Studer, R. Kölliker, D. Reheul, M. Probo, P. Barre, U. Feuerstein, I. Roldán-Ruiz, P. Mariotte and A. Hopkins (Eds.). Improving sown grasslands through breeding and management, pp. 274. Organising Committee of the Joint 20th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation and the 33rd Meeting of the EUCARPIA Section ‘Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses’, Agroscope, Reckenholzstrasse 191, 8046 Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN: 978-3-033-07278-7.