Profesor de Investigación
Dept. Ecología Evolutiva
Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas



Lista completa de publicaciones científicas – Complete list of scientific publications


Carrascal, L.M.; Nogales, M.; de Oñate, R.; Rodríguez, F. 2019. Project to increase range and Population size of the priority species Gran Canaria Blue Chaffinch, Fringilla polatzeki. Layman Report of LIFE+PINZÓN, LIFE14 NAT/ES/000077, 20 pp. [pdf].

Aragón, P.; Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2018. Macro-spatial structure of biotic interactions in the distribution of a raptor species. Journal of Biogeography 45:1859-1871. [pdf].

Daversa, D.R.; Monsalve-Carcaño, C.; Carrascal, L.M.; Bosch, J. 2018. Seasonal migrations, body temperature fluctuations, and infection dynamics in adult amphibians. PeerJ 6:e4698. [pdf].

Bosch, J.; Fernández-Beaskoetxea, S.; Garner, T.W.J.; Carrascal, L.M. 2018. Long-term monitoring of an amphibian community after a climate change- and infectious disease-driven species extirpation. Global Change Biology 24:2622–2632. [pdf]. [divulg]

Galván, I.; Rodríguez-Martínez, S.; Carrascal, L.M. 2018. Dark pigmentation limits thermal niche position in birds. Functional Ecology. 32:1531–1540. [pdf]. [divulg] [F1000]

Morelli, F.; Benedetti, Y.; Møller, A.P.; Liang, W.; Carrascal, L.M. 2018. Cuckoos host range is associated positively with distribution range and negatively with evolutionary uniqueness. Journal of Animal Ecology 87:765-773. [pdf].

Moreno, A.C.; Carrascal, L.M.; Delgado, A.; Suárez, V.; Seoane, J. 2018. Striking resilience of an island endemic bird to a severe perturbation: the case of the Gran Canaria Blue Chaffinch. Animal Biodiversity and Conservation 41:131-140. [pdf]. [divulg] [divulg1] [divulg2]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, A.C.; Delgado, A.; Suárez, V.; Trujillo, D. 2017. Habitat suitability – density relationship in an endangered woodland species: the case of the Blue Chaffinch (Fringilla polatzeki). PeerJ 5:e3771. [pdf].  [suppl]  [divulg1] [divulg2] [divulg3]

Gallego, B.; Verdú, J.R.; Carrascal, L.M.; Lobo, J.M. 2017. Thermal tolerance and recovery behaviour of Thorectes lusitanicus (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae). Ecological Entomology 42:758–767. [pdf].                                                       

Amore, V.; Hernández, M.I.M.; Carrascal, L.M.; Lobo, J.M. 2017. Exoskeleton may influence the internal body temperatures of Neotropical dung beetles (Col. Scarabaeinae). PeerJ 5:e3349. [pdf]. [divulg1] [divulg2]

Carrascal, L.M.; Jiménez-Ruiz, Y.; Lobo, J.M. 2017. Beetle exoskeleton may facilitate body heat acting differentially across the electromagnetic spectrum. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 90:338–347. [pdf]. [divulg1] [divulg2] [divulg3]

Carrascal, L.M.; Villén-Pérez, S.; Palomino, D. 2016. Preferred temperature and thermal breadth of birds wintering in peninsular Spain: the limited effect of temperature on species distribution. PeerJ 4:e2156. [pdf].

Baños-González, I.; Terrer, C.; Martínez-Fernández, J.; Esteve-Selma, M.A.; Carrascal, L.M. 2016. Dynamic modelling of the potential habitat loss of endangered species: the case of the Canarian Houbara Bustard (Chlamydotis undulata fuerteventurae). European Journal of Wildlife Research 62:263-275. [pdf].

Gallego, B.; Verdú, J.R.; Carrascal, L.M.; Lobo, J.M. 2016. A protocol for analysing thermal stress in insects using infrared thermography. Journal of Thermal Biology 56:113-121. [pdf].

Sánchez-Oliver, J.S.; Rey-Benayas, J.M.; Carrascal, L.M. 2015. Low effect of young afforestations on bird communities inhabiting heterogeneous Mediterranean cropland. PeerJ 3:e1453. [pdf].

Medina, D.; Garner, T.W.J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Bosch, J. 2015. Delayed metamorphosis of amphibian larvae facilitates Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis transmission and persistence. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 117: 85–92. [pdf].

Villén-Pérez, S.; Carrascal, L.M. 2015. Occurrence data may provide unreliable thermal preferences and breadth of species. Current Zoology 61: 972–982. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Aragón, P.; Palomino, D.; Lobo, J.M. 2015. Predicting regional densities from bird occurrence data: validation and effects of species traits in a Macaronesian Island. Diversity and Distributions 21:1284-1294. [pdf].

Fernández-Beaskoetxea, S.; Carrascal, L.M.; Fisher, M.C.; Fernández-Loras, A.; Bosch, J. 2015. Short term minimum water temperatures determine levels of infection by the amphibian chytrid fungus in Alytes obstetricans tadpoles. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120237. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Sánchez-Oliver, J.S.; Rey-Benayas, J.M.; Carrascal, L.M. 2014. Local habitat and landscape influence predation of bird nests on afforested Mediterranean cropland. Acta Oecologica 28:35-43. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Villén-Pérez, S.; Carrascal, L.M. 2014. Woodland Mediterranean birds can resist a dry extreme cold wave. Current Zoology 60:429-437. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Carrascal, L.M.; Galván, I.; Sánchez-Oliver, J.S.; Rey-Benayas, J.M. 2014. Regional distribution predicts bird occurrence in Mediterranean cropland afforestations. Ecological Research 29: 203–211. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Tellería, J.L.; Carrascal, L.M.; Santos, T. 2014. Large-scale features affect spatial variation in seed dispersal by birds in juniper woodlands. Ecological Research 29:13-20. [pdf].

Sánchez-Oliver, J.S.; Rey-Benayas, J.M.; Carrascal, L.M. 2014. Differential effects of local habitat and landscape characteristics on bird communities in Mediterranean afforestations motivated by the EU Common Agrarian Policy. European Journal of Wildlife Research 60:135-143. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Tellería, J.L.; Carrascal, L.M.; Santos, T. 2014. Species abundance and migratory status affects large-scale fruit tracking in thrushes (Turdus spp.) Journal of Ornithology 155:157-164. [pdf].

Villén-Pérez, S.; Carrascal, L.M.; Gordo, O. 2014. Roosting site selection during the winter is determined by day length in small forest passerines. European Journal of Wildlife Research 60:59-67. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Villén-Pérez, S.; Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J. 2013. Foraging patch selection in winter: a balance between predation risk and thermoregulation costs. PLoS ONE 8(7): e68448. [pdf]. [divulg1] [divulg2]

Galván, I; Negro, J.J.; Rodríguez, A.; Carrascal, L.M. 2013. On showy dwarfs and sober giants: body size as a constraint for the evolution of bird plumage colouration. Acta Ornithologica 48:65-80. [pdf].

Hortal, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Triantis, K.A.; Thébault, E.; Meiri, S.; Sfenthourakis, S. 2013. Species richness can decrease with altitude, but not with habitat diversity. PNAS 110(24): E2149-E2150. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Villén-Pérez, S.; Carrascal, L.M. 2013. Environmental determinants of seasonal changes in bird diversity of Mediterranean oakwoods. Ecological Research 28:435-445. [pdf].

Carrascal, L. M.; Palomino, D. 2012. Variación geográfica de la riqueza de especies invernantes en la península Ibérica. Estacionalidad y determinismo ambiental. En, SEO/BirdLife: Atlas de las aves en invierno en España, pp. 36-47. Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente-SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2012. Espacios protegidos y aves invernantes en España. ¿Existe un grado adecuado de solapamiento? En, SEO/BirdLife: Atlas de las aves en invierno en España, pp. 48-58. Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente-SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Villén-Pérez, S. 2012. Temperature and food constraints in wintering birds - an experimental approach in montane Mediterranean oakwoods. Community Ecology 13:221-229. [pdf]. [divulg1]

Carrascal, L.M.; Cayuela, L.; Palomino, D.; Seoane, J. 2012. What species-specific traits make a bird a better surrogate of native species richness? A test with insular avifauna. Biological Conservation 152:204-211. [pdf].

Schuster, C.; Iglesias–Lebrija, J. J.; Carrascal, L.M. 2012. Recent population trends of the houbara bustard in the Canary Islands. Methods and conservation status. Animal Biodiversity and Conservation 35:125–139. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Santos, T.; Tellería, J.L. 2012. Does day length affect winter bird distribution? Testing the role of an elusive variable. PLoS ONE 7(2): e32733. [pdf] [link].

Carrascal, L.M.; Villén-Pérez, S.; Seoane, J. 2012. Thermal, food and vegetation effects on winter bird species richness of Mediterranean oakwoods. Ecological Research. 27: 293–302. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M. 2011. Data, preconceived notions and methods: the case of population sizes of common breeding birds in Spain. Ardeola 58:371-385. [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M.; Potti, J. 2011. Distribution of Azure-winged Magpies Cyanopica cooki in Spain: both local and large-scale factors considered. Acta Ornithologica, 46:71-82. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2011. Assessing the ecological basis of conservation priority lists for bird species in an island scenario. J. Nature Conservation  19:103-115. [pdf] [cuantitative data]

Cayuela, L.; Gálvez, L.; Carrascal, L.M.; de Albuquerque, F.S. 2011. Comments on Bartolino et al. (2010): Limits of cumulative relative frequency distribution curves for hotspot identification. Population Ecology. 53:597–601. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Kouri, A.; Illera, J.C.; Palomino, D.; Alonso, C.L.; Carrascal, L.M. 2010. La tarabilla canaria en España. Población reproductora en 2005-2006 y método de censo. Monografía SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Kouri, A.; Illera, J.C.; Palomino, D.; Alonso, C.L.; Carrascal, L.M. 2010. New data on the population, distribution and habitat preferences of the Canary Islands stonechat Saxicola dacotiae. Ardeola 57:387-405. [pdf].

Seoane, J., Carrascal, L.M., Palomino, D., Alonso, C.L. 2010. Population size and habitat relationships of Black-bellied Sandgrouse, Pterocles orientalis, in the Canary Islands, Spain. Bird Conservation International 20:161-175 [pdf].

Rey Benayas, J.M.; Galván, I.; Carrascal, L.M. 2010. Differential effects of vegetation restoration in Mediterranean abandoned cropland by secondary succession and pine plantations on bird assemblages. Forest Ecology & Management 260:87-95. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Polo, V. 2010. A shortcut to obtain reliable estimations of detectability in extensive multispecific census programs. Theoretical and empirical demonstrations. Bird Number 2010. Monitoring, indicators and targets. 18th Conference of the European Bird Census Council (EBCC), Cáceres, Spain. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J. 2009. Factors affecting large-scale distribution of the Bonelli’s eagle Aquila fasciata in Spain. Ecological Research. 24: 565–573 [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Galván, I.; Gordo, O. 2009. Partial least squares regression as an alternative to current regression methods used in ecology. Oikos, 118:681-690 [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J. 2009. Linking density, productivity and trends of an endangered species: the Bonelli's in Spain. Acta Oecologica 35:341-348 [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D.; Polo, V. 2008. Patrones de distribución, abundancia y riqueza de especies de la avifauna terrestre de la isla de La Palma (islas Canarias). Graellsia 64: 209-232. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M., Seoane, J., Palomino, D. 2008. Density bias estimations with fixed-strips line transects in dry open-country environments in the Canary Islands. Animal Biodiversity & Conservation 31:45-50. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2008. Tamaño de población de las aves comunes reproductoras en España en 2004-2006. SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. 202 págs. [pdf] [reseña].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Palomino, D.; Polo, V. 2008. Explanations for bird species range size: ecological correlates and phylogenetic effects in the Canary Islands. Journal of Biogeography 35:2061–2073. [pdf].

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M. 2008. Nocturnal body mass loss in coal tits (Periparus ater): the combined effects of ambient temperature and body reserves. Current Zoology 54:615-621. [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Seoane, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Alonso, C.L. 2008. Competing effects of topographic, lithological, vegetation structure and human impact in the habitat preferences of the Cream-coloured Courser. Journal of Arid Environments. 72:401-410. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D.; Seoane, J.; Alonso, C.L. 2008. Habitat use and population density of the houbara bustard Chlamydotis undulata in Fuerteventura (Canary Islands). African Journal of Ecology 46:291–302. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Carrascal, L.M. 2008. Interspecific differences in population trends of Spanish birds are related to habitat and climatic preferences. Global Ecology & Biogeography 17:111-121. [pdf].

Carrascal, L. M., Seoane, J., Palomino, D. y Alonso, C. L. 2007. El corredor sahariano en España. I Censo Nacional (2005-2006). Monografía nº 14. SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. [pdf]

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2007. Habitat associations of a raptor community in a mosaic landscape of Central Spain under urban development. Landscape and Urban Planning 83:268-274. [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2007. Threshold distances to nearby cities and roads influence the bird community of a mosaic landscape. Biological Conservation 140:100-109. [pdf]

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M.; Metcalfe, N.B. 2007. The effects of latitude and day length on fattening strategies of wintering coal tits (Periparus ater L): a field study and aviary experiment. Journal of Animal Ecology 76: 866–872. [pdf].

Bosch, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Durán, L.;  Walker, S.; Fisher, M.C. 2007. Climate change and outbreaks of amphibian chytridiomycosis in a montane area of Central Spain; is there a link? Proceedings Royal Society London B 274:253–260 [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2007. Impact of recreation on forest bird communities: non-detrimental effects of trails and picnic areas. Current Zoology 53(1): 54-63. [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M.; Del Moral, J.C. 2007. Atlas de las aves invernantes en España. Boletín N.º 1. 24 pp. SEO/BirdLife. Madrid. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Palomino, D.; Alonso, C.L. 2006. Preferencias de hábitat, estima y tendencias poblacionales de la Avutarda Hubara (Chlamydotis undulata) en Lanzarote y La Graciosa (Islas Canarias). Ardeola 53: 251-269. [pdf].

Ferrer, X.; Carrascal, L.M.; Gordo, O.; Pino, J 2006. Bias in avian inventory patterns due to human preferences: an analysis with Catalonian birds (1900-2002). Ardeola 53: 213-227. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Polo, V. 2006. Effects of wing area reduction on winter body mass and foraging behaviour in coal tits: field and aviary experiments. Animal Behaviour 72: 663-672 [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Palomino, D.; Alonso, C.L.; Lobo, J.M. 2006. Species-specific features affect the ability of census derived models to map avian distribution. Ecological Research 21:681–691. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2006. Determinantes de la distribución geográfica de la familia Turdidae en la Península Ibérica. Ardeola 53:127-141. [pdf].

De La Montaña, E.; Rey Benayas, J.M.; Carrascal, L.M. 2006. Response of bird communities to silvicultural thinning of Mediterranean maquis. Journal of Applied Ecology 43:651–659. [pdf]

Díaz, L.; Carrascal, L.M. 2006. Influence of habitat structure and nest site features on predation pressure of artificial nests in mediterranean oak forests. Ardeola 53:69-81. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, L. 2006. Winter bird distribution in abiotic and habitat structural gradients. A case study with mediterranean montane oakwoods. EcoScience 13:100-110. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D.; Seoane, J. 2006. Fundamentos ecológicos y biogeográficos de la rareza de la avifauna madrileña. Una propuesta de modificación del catálogo regional de especies amenazadas. Graellsia (número extraordinario) 62:485-509. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2006. Rareza, estatus de conservación y sus determinantes ecológicos. Revisión de su aplicación a escala regional. Graellsia (número extraordinario) 62:525-540. [pdf]

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2006. Urban influence on birds at a regional escale. A case study with the avifauna of northern Madrid province. Landscape & Urban Planning 77:276-290. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Alonso, C.L. 2006. Habitat use under latent predation risk. A case study with wintering forest birds. Oikos 112: 51-62 [pdf].

Palomino, D.; Carrascal, L.M. 2005. Birds on novel island environments. A case study with urban avifauna of Tenerife (Canary Islands). Ecological Research 20:611-617. [pdf].

Seoane, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Alonso, C.L. y Palomino, D. 2005. Species-specific traits associated to prediction errors in bird habitat suitability modelling. Ecological Modelling 185:299-308. [pdf].

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. 2005. Preferencias de hábitat, densidad y diversidad de las comunidades de aves en Tenerife (islas Canarias). Animal Biodiversity & Conservation 28:101-119. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 2004. Distribución y abundancia de las aves en la Península Ibérica. Una aproximación biogeográfica y macroecológica. P.p. 155-189. La Ornitología hoy. Homenaje al Profesor Francisco Bernis. Editorial Complutense, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, L. 2003. Asociación entre distribución continental y regional. Análisis con la avifauna forestal y de medios arbolados de la Península Ibérica. Graellsia 59:179-207 (volumen homenaje a Fermín Martín Piera). [pdf]

Carrascal, L. M.; Lobo, J. L. 2003. Respuestas a viejas preguntas con nuevos datos: estudio de los patrones de distribución de la avifauna española y consecuencias para su conservación. Pp. 645-662 y 718-721 en Martí, R., Del Moral, J.C. (Eds.). Atlas de las Aves Reproductoras de España. Dirección General de la Conservación de la Naturaleza-Sociedad Española de Ornitología, Madrid. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 2003. Patrones de preferencias de hábitat, valencia ecológica y densidad de paseriformes. Pp. 718-721 para información en las páginas impares 364-607, en Martí, R., Del Moral, J.C. (Eds.). Atlas de las Aves Reproductoras de España. Dirección General de la Conservación de la Naturaleza-Sociedad Española de Ornitología, Madrid. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Palomino, D. & Lobo, J.M. 2002. Patrones de preferencias de hábitat y de distribución y abundancia invernal de aves en el centro de España. Análisis y predicción del efecto de factores ecológicos. Animal Biodiversity & Conservation 25:7-40. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Seoane, J.; Alonso, C.L.; Palomino, D. 2002. Estatus regional y preferencias ambientales de la avifauna madrileña durante el invierno. Anuario Ornitológico de Madrid 2002: 22-43. [pdf y más información]

Carrascal, L.M. & Palomino, D. 2002. Atributos insulares determinantes del número de especies por isla en el archipiélago de las Canarias y Selvagem. Ardeola 49:211-221. [pdf] [errata]

Belliure, J. & Carrascal. L.M. 2002. Influence of heat transmission mode on heating rates and on the selection of patches for heating in a Mediterranean lizard. Phys. & Bioch. Zool. 75(4):369-376. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A.; Huertas, D.L.; Mozetich, I. 2001. Behavioral thermoregulation by treecreepers: trade-off between saving energy and reduced crypsis. Ecology 82:1642-1654. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Polo, V. 1999. Coal tits, Parus ater, lose weight in response to chases by predators. Animal Behaviour 58:281-285. [pdf]

Viñuela, J.; Carrascal, L.M. 1999. Hatching patterns in nonprecocial birds: a preliminary comparative analysis. pp. 584-599. Actas 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban, South Africa. [contribution]

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M. 1999. Ptilochronology and fluctuating asymmetry in tail and wing feathers in Coal Tits Parus ater. Ardeola 46:195-204. [pdf]

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M. 1999. Shaping the body size distribution of passeriformes: habitat use and body size are evolutionarily and ecologically related. Journal of Animal Ecology 68:324-337. [pdf]

Senar, J.C.; M.J. Conroy; L.M. Carrascal; J. Domenech; I. Mozetich; F. Uribe 1999. Identifying sources of heterogeneity in capture probabilities: an example with the Great Tit (Parus major). Bird Study 46 (suppl.) S248-S252. [pdf]

Belliure, J.; Carrascal, L. M.; Minguez, E.; Ferrer, M. 1999. Limited effects of egg size on chick growth in the Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarctica. Polar Biology 21:80-83. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, M. 1998. Utilidad científica y difusión internacional de Ardeola: un análisis bibliométrico. Ardeola 45:225-243. [pdf]

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M. 1998. Relación entre la condición física invernal y la capacidad de regenerar plumas en el Carbonero Garrapinos (Parus ater). Ardeola 45:201-211. [pdf]

Alvarez, J.; Aihartza, J.; Alcalde, J.T.; Bea, A.; Campos, L.F.; Carrascal, L.M.; Castién, E.; Crespo-Pérez, T.; Gainzarain, J.A.; Galarza, A.; García-Tejedor, E.; Mendiola, I.; Ocio, G.; Zuberogoitia, I. 1998. Vertebrados Continentales. Situación Actual en la Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco. Servicio Central de Publicaciones del Gobierno Vasco, Vitoria. (redacción de los textos de 70 especies; págs. 251-257, 259-286, 309-341, 343-344, 346-372)

Senar, J.C.; Uribe, F.; Domènech, J.; Carrascal, L.M. 1998. Successive removal of individual rectrices does not influence the subsequent growth of the replacement feathers in the Great Tit Parus major. Ibis 140:522-523. [pdf]

Moreno, J.; Amat, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M.; Sanz, J.J. 1998. Determinants of feeding chases in the Chinstrap Penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica). Emu 98:192-196. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Senar, J.C.; Mozetich, I.; Uribe, F.; Domenech, J. 1998. Interaction between environmental stress, body condition, nutritional status and dominance in mediterranean great tits (Parus major) during winter. Auk 115:727-738. [pdf]

Polo, V.; Carrascal, L.M. 1997. El ciclo diurno de ganancia de peso durante el invierno en una población silvestre de Parus cristatus en el centro de España. Ardeola 44:215-224. [pdf]

Moreno, E.; Barbosa, A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1997. Should congruence between intra- and interspecific ecomorphological relationships be expected? A case study with the Great Tit Parus major. Proceedings of The Royal Society London: B 264:533-539. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1997. La referencia bibliográfica como medida de ‘utilidad científica’. EtoloGuía 15: 17-30. [documento].

Amat, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, J.M. 1996. Nest defence by Chinstrap Penguins Pygoscelis antarctica in relation to offspring number and age. Journal of Avian Biology 27:177-179. [pdf]

Moreno, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Sanz, J.J. 1996. Parent-offspring interactions and feeding chases in the Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarctica. Bird Behavior 11:31-34. [pdf]

Belliure, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A. 1996. Covariation of thermal biology and foraging mode in two mediterranean lacertid lizards. Ecology 77:1163-1173. [pdf]

Viñuela, J.; Moreno, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Sanz, J.J.; Ferrer, M.; Amat, J.A.; Belliure, J.; Cuervo, J.J. 1996. The effect of hatching date on parental care, chick growth and chick mortality in the Chinstrap penguin Pygoscelis antarctica. J. Zoology, London 240:51-58. [pdf]

Moreno, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Fargallo, J.A.; Soto-Largo, E. 1996. Determination of clutch size in the Blue Tit Parus caeruleus in Central Spain: field experiments. Ardeola 43:9-17. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E.; Mozetich, I. 1995. Ecological plasticity of morphological designs. An experimental analysis with tit species. Canadian J. Zoology 73:2005-2009. [pdf]  

Mozetich, I.; Carrascal, L.M. 1995. The influence of the foraging niche on the behavioural response to increased predation risk in tree-gleaning birds. Ardeola 42:49-56. [pdf]

Moreno, E.; Carrascal, L.M. 1995. Hoarding nuthatches spend more time hiding a husked seed than an unhusked seed. Ardea 83:391-395. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, J.; Amat, J.A. 1995. Nest maintenance and stone theft in the Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica). 2. Effects of breeding group size. Polar Biology 15:541-545. [pdf]

Martín, J.; López, P.; Carrascal, L.M.; Salvador, A. 1995. Basking postural adjustments in the high altitude rock lizard (Lacerta monticola). Canadian J. Zoology 73:1065-1068. [pdf]

Alonso, J.A.; Alonso, J.C.; Carrascal, L.M.; Muñoz-Pulido, R. 1994. Flock size and foraging decision in central place foraging white storks (Ciconia ciconia). Behaviour 129:279-292. [pdf]

Rubio, J.L.; Carrascal, L.M. 1994. Habitat selection and conservation of the Spanish Algyroides, Algyroides marchi (Reptilia, Lacertidae). Biological Conservation 70:245-250. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E.; Valido, A. 1994. Morphological evolution and changes in foraging behaviour of island and mainland populations of Blue Tit, Parus caeruleus. A test of convergence and ecomorphological hypoteses. Evolutionary Ecology 7:25-35. [pdf]

Moreno, J.; Carrascal, L.M.; Sanz, J.J.; Amat, J.A.; Cuervo, J. 1994. Hatching asynchrony, sibling hierachies and brood reduction in the Chinstrap penguin Pygoscelis antarctica. Polar Biology 14:21-30. [pdf]

Tellería, J.L.; Carrascal, L.M. 1994. Weight-density relationships between and within bird communities. Implications of niche space and vegetation structure. American Naturalist 141:1083-1092. [pdf]

Valido, A.; Tellería, J.L.; Carrascal, L.M. 1994. Between and within habitat distribution of the Canary Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs ombriosa): a test of the abundance resource hypothesis. Ardeola 41:29-35. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E. 1993. Food caching vs immediate consumption in the Nuthatch: the effect of social context. Ardea 81:135-141. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Bautista, L.M.; Lázaro, E. 1993. Geographical variation in the density of the White Stork Ciconia ciconia in Spain: influence of habitat structure and climate. Biological Conservation 65:83-87. [pdf]

Moreno, E.; Carrascal, L.M. 1993. Ecomorphological patterns of aerial feeding in oscines (Passeriformes: Passeri). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 50:147-165. [pdf]

Moreno, E.; Carrascal, L.M. 1993. Leg morphology and feeding postures in four Parus species: an experimental ecomorphological approach. Ecology 74:2037-2044. [pdf]

Díaz, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1993. Variation in the effect of profitability on prey size selection by the lacertid lizard Psammodromus algirus. Oecologia (Berl.) 94:23-29. [pdf]

Asensio, B.; Carrascal, L.M. 1992. Migration of the Common Teal (Anas crecca) wintering in the Iberian Peninsula. Folia Zoologica 41:45-53.

Carrascal, L.M.; López, P.; Martín, J.; Salvador, A. 1992. Basking and antipredator behaviour in a high altitude lizard: implications of heat-exchange rate. Ethology 92:143-154. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E. 1992. Proximal costs and benefits of heterospecific social foraging in Great Tit Parus major. Canadian Journal of Zoology 70:1947-1952. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L.; Valido, A. 1992. Habitat distribution of canary chaffinches among islands: competitive exclusion or species-specific habitat preferences? Journal of Biogeography 19:383-390. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E. 1992. Scaning behaviour and the spatial niche. Journal für Ornitology 133:73-77. [pdf]

Alonso, J.C.; Alonso, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1991. Habitat selection of foraging White Storks Ciconia ciconia during the breeding season. Canadian Journal of Zoology 69:1957-1962. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1991. Bird size and density: a regional approach. American Naturalist 138:777-784. [pdf]

Díaz, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1991. Regional distribution of a Mediterranean lizard: influence of habitat cues and prey abundance. Journal of Biogeography 18:291-297. [pdf]

Moreno, E.; Carrascal, L.M. 1991. Patch residence time and vigilance in birds foraging at feeders. Implications of bill shape. Ethology Ecology & Evolution 3:345-350. [pdf]

Asensio, B.; Carrascal, L.M. 1990. Demography of Finch populations from Northern and Central Europe wintering in the Iberian Peninsula. A test of the survival-fecundity hypothesis. Folia Zoologica 39:125-130.

Carrascal, L.M.; Alonso, J.C.; Alonso, J.A. 1990. Aggregation size and foraging behaviour of White Storks during the breeding season. Ardea 78:399-404. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Moreno, E.; Tellería, J.L. 1990. Ecomorphological relationships in a group of insectivorous birds of temperate forests in winter. Holarctic Ecology 13:105-111. [pdf]

Díaz, J.A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1990. Prey size and food selection in Psammodromus algirus (Lacertidae) in Central Spain. Journal of Herpetology 24:342-347. [pdf]

Salvador, A.; Carrascal, L.M. 1990. Reproductive phenology and temporal patterns of mate access in Mediterranean Anurans. Journal of Herpetology 24:438-441. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A.; Cano, C. 1990. Habitat selection in Psammodromus algirus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Sauria: Lacertidae): age related differences. Acta Zool. Cracov. 33:3-10. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1990. Flock size of birds wintering in a cultivated area. Influence of vegetation structure and type of diet. Ekologia Polska 38:201-210. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1990. Impacto de las repoblaciones de Pinus radiata sobre la avifauna forestal del Norte de España. Ardeola 37:247-266. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A. 1989. Thermal ecology and spatio-temporal distribution of the Mediterranean lizard Psammodromus algirus. Holarctic Ecology 12:137-143. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1989. Dinámica temporal de la composición, estructura y organización de una ornitocenosis forestal subalpina. Relación con el nicho espacial. Acta biol. mont. 9:201-208.

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A.; Cano, C. 1989. Habitat selection in Iberian Psammodromus species along a Mediterranean successional gradient. Amphibia-Reptilia 10:231-242. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Díaz, J.A.; Ruiz, M. 1989. Detectabilidad visual de aves en censos desde coche. Ardeola 36:210-214. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1989. Comportamiento de búsqueda del alimento y selección de especies arbóreas: análisis con el Agateador Común (Certhia brachydactyla). Ardeola 36:149-160. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1989. Organización de la comunidad de aves reproductora en las landas montanas del País Vasco atlántico. Doñana, Acta Vertebrata 16:69-87. [pdf]

De Juana, E.; Carrascal, L.M.; Sáez-Royuela, C. 1989. Spain. pp. 581-656 en Important Bird Areas in Europe (Ed. R.F.A. Grimmett & T.A. Jones). ICBP Technical Publication no. 9, Cambridge.

Carrascal, L.M. 1988. Influencia de las condiciones ambientales sobre la organización de la comunidad de aves en un bosque subalpino mediterráneo. Doñana, Acta Vertebrata 15:111-131. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1988. Relación entre avifauna y estructura de la vegetación en los medios agrícolas del norte de la Península Ibérica. Munibe 40:9-17. [pdf]

Tellería, J.L.; Santos, T.; Carrascal, L.M. 1988. La invernada de los paseriformes (O. Passeriformes) en la Península Ibérica. pp. 153-166 en Invernada de Aves en la Península Ibérica (Ed. J.L. Tellería). Sociedad Española de Ornitología, monogr. 1, Madrid.

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1988. Tácticas de búsqueda del alimento de los Reyezuelos listados (Regulus ignicapillus) durante el invierno. Misz. Zool. 12:303-307. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Potti, J.; Sánchez-Aguado, F.J. 1987. Spatio-temporal organization of the bird communities in two Mediterranean montane forests. Holarctic Ecology 10:185-192. [pdf]

Asensio, B.; Carrascal, L.M. 1987. Migratología de las Agachadizas (Gallinago gallinago, L.) invernantes en la Península Ibérica. Ardeola 34:225-242. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1987. Influencia del viento en el comportamiento de búsqueda del alimento en un grupo de aves insectívoras forestales. Misc. Zool. 10:277-285. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1987. Relación entre avifauna y estructura de la vegetación en las repoblaciones de coníferas de Tenerife (Islas Canarias). Ardeola 34:193-224. [pdf]

Asensio, B.; Calatrava, M.; Cantos, F.J.; Carrascal, L.M. 1986. Patrones de actividad y uso del espacio por la Focha (Fulica atra) en un embalse del Centro de España durante el otoño: variaciones circadianas y espaciales. Ardeola 33:35-46. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1986. Caracterización ecológica y biogeográfica de la avifauna de un macizo montañoso vizcaíno (País Vasco). Munibe 38:9-14. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1986. Estructura de las comunidades de aves de las repoblaciones de Pinus radiata del País Vasco. Munibe 38:3-8. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1985. Selección de hábitat en un grupo de aves forestales del norte de la Península Ibérica: Importancia de la estructura de la vegetación y competencia interespecífica. Doñana, Acta Vertebrata 12:75-92.

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1985. Avifauna invernante en los medio agrícolas del norte de España. II. Papel de la estructura de la vegetación y competencia interespecífica. Ardeola 32:227-251. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M.; Tellería, J.L. 1985. Estudio multidimensional del uso del espacio en un grupo de aves insectívoras forestales durante el invierno. Ardeola 32:95-113. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1984. Cambios en el uso del espacio en un gremio de aves durante el período primavera-verano. Ardeola 31:47-60. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1984. Organización de la comunidad de aves de los bosques de Pinus sylvestris de Europa en sus límites latitudinales de distribución. Ardeola 31:91-101. [pdf]

Carrascal, L.M. 1983. Análisis comparativo de cinco sistemas de muestreo del uso del espacio en aves forestales. Ardeola 30:45-55. [pdf]