Publications

Google Scholar

Please see my Google Scholar page for up-to-date citation metrics, links to articles and PDFs.

Book Chapters

  1. Carlos H Vergara, Contreras J, Ferrari R, Paredes J (2008) “Polinización entomófila en cafetales” In Manson, RH, Hernández-Ortiz V, Gallina, S y Mehltreter K (editors) “Agroecosistemas cafetaleros de Veracruz: Biodiversidad, Manejo y Conservación” Instituto De Ecología, AC. Instituto Nacional de Ecología (SEMARNAT), México DF, pp 249-259

Peer-reviewed papers

  1. Ferrari R (2017) The hidden structure in coral reefs. Coral Reefs doi:10.1007/s00338-017-1540- 6 [IF 3.0]
  2. Ferrari R*, Bryson M*, Bridge TCL*, Hustache J, Williams SB, Byrne M and Figueira WF (2016) Quantifying the response of structural complexity and community composition to environmental change in marine communities. Global Change Biology doi:10.1111/gcb.13197 [Impact Factor 8.04]
  3. Ferrari R, McKinnon D, He H, Smith RN, Corke P, González-Rivero M, Mumby P, Upcroft B (2016) Quantifying multiscale habitat structural complexity : a cost-effective framework for underwater 3D modelling. Remote Sensing 8(2): 113 doi:3390/rs8020113 [IF 3.18]
  4. Gonzalez-Rivero M, Bozec YM, Chollett I, Ferrari R, Schonberg CHL, Mumby PJ (2016) Asymmetric competition prevents the outbreak of an opportunistic species after coral reef degradation. Oecologia. 1 – 13 doi:10.1007/s00442-015-3541-x [IF 3.01]
  5. Malcolm H, Jordan A, Schultz AL, Smith SDA, Ingleton T, Foulsham E, Linklater M, Davies P, Ferrari R, Hill N, Lucieer V (2016) Integrating seafloor hábitat mapping and fish assemblage patterns improves spatial management planning in a marine park. Journal of Coastal Research. Special Issue 75 (2): 1292 – 1296 doi: 10.2112/SI75-259 [IF 0.98]
  6. Figueira W*, Ferrari R*, Weatherby E, Porter A, Hawes S, Byrne M (2015) Accuracy and precision of habitat structural complexity metrics derived from underwater photogrammetry Remote Sensing 7(12): 16883-16900 doi:3390/rs71215859 [IF 3.01]
  7. Althaus F, Hill N, Ferrari R, Edwards L, Przeslawski R, Schönberg CHL, Stuart-Smith R, Barrett N, Edgar G, Colquhoun J, Tran M, Jordan A, Rees T & Gowlett-Holmes K (2015) A Standardised Vocabulary for Identifying Benthic Biota and Substrata from Underwater Imagery: The CATAMI Classification Scheme. PLoS ONE 10(10): e0141039. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0141039 [IF 3.23]
  8. Bewley M, Friedman A, Ferrari R, Hill N, Hovey R, Barrett N, Pizarro O, Figueira W, Meyer L, Babcock R, Bellchambers L, Byrne M, Williams SB (2015) Australian sea-floor survey data, with images and expert annotations. Nature Scientific Data 2: 150057 doi:10.1038/sdata.2015.57 [IF TBD June 2017]
  9. Ayroza C, Hustache J, Fagundes L, Sumi M and Ferrari R (2015) Finding the Right Tool for Benthic Image Analysis. Reef Encounter 30 (1): 34. [IF NA]
  10. Klein CJ and Ferrari R (2014) Walk the talk, don’t eat it: a call for sustainable seafood leadership from marine scientists. Environmental Conservation doi:10.1017/S0376892914000253 [IF 2.37]
  11. Bridge TCL*, Ferrari R*, Bryson M, Hovey R, Figueira WF, Williams SB, Pizarro O, Harborne AR, Byrne M (2014) Variable Responses of Benthic Communities to Anomalously Warm Sea Temperatures on a High-Latitude Coral Reef. PLoS ONE 9(11): e113079. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0113079 [IF 3.23]
  12. Gonzalez-Rivero M, Ereskovsky AV, Ferrari R, Schonberg CHL, Fromont J, Mumby PJ (2013) Life history-traits of a common Caribbean coral-excavating sponge Cliona tenuis (Porifera:Hadromerida) Journal of Natural History 47(45-46):2815-34 [IF 0.88]
  13. Ferrari R, Gonzalez-Rivero M, Ortiz JC, Mumby PJ (2012) Interactions of herbivory and seasonality on the dynamics of Caribbean macroalgae Coral Reefs 31: 683 – 692. [IF 3.32]
  14. Ferrari R, Gonzalez-Rivero M, Mumby PJ (2012) Size matters in the competition between corals and macroalgae Marine Ecology Progress Series 467: 77 – 88. [IF 2.62]
  15. Mumby PJ, Steneck RS, Edwards AJ, Ferrari R, Gibson JP, Harborne AR, Coleman R (2012) Fishing down a Caribbean food web relaxes trophic cascades Marine Ecology Progress Series 445: 13 – 24 doi: 10.3354/meps09450 [IF 2.62]
  16. Gonzalez-Rivero M, Ferrari R, Schonberg CHL, Mumby PJ (2012) Impacts of macroalgal competition and parrotfish predation on the growth of a common bioeroding sponge Marine Ecology Progress Series 444: 133 – 142 doi: 10.3354/meps09424 [IF 2.62]
  17. Foster NL, Paris CB, Kool JT, Baums IB, Stevens JR, Sanchez JA, Bastidas C, Agudelo C, Bush P, Day O, Ferrari R, Gonzalez P, Gore S, Guppy R, McCartney M, McCoy C, Mendes J, Srinivasan A, Steiner S, Vermeij MJA, Weil E, Mumby PJ (2012) Connectivity of Caribbean coral populations: complementary insights from empirical and modelled gene flow Molecular Ecology doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05455.x [IF 6.49]
  18. Harborne AR, Mumby PJ, Ferrari R (2012) The effectiveness of different meso-scale rugosity metrics for predicting intra-habitat variation in coral-reef fish assemblages Environmental Biology of Fishes 94(2): 431 – 442 doi: 10.1007/s10641-011-9956-2 [IF 1.57]
  19. Harborne AR, Mumby PJ, Kennedy EV, Ferrari R (2011) Biotic and multi-scale abiotic controls of habitat quality: their effect on coral-reef fishes Marine Ecology Progress Series 437: 201 – 214 doi: 10.3354/meps09280 [IF 2.62]
  20. RK Maiti, Garcia J, Sanchez E, Ferrari R, Olguin LP, Benavides A (2002) Salinity tolerance of different vegetable crop species at the germination and initial seedling stage Crop Research 23 (3): 476 – 480.

Refereed Conference papers, reports and guides

  1. Malcolm H, Ferrari R, Schultz AL, Neilson J, Hill N, Lucieer V, Johnston N, Smith SDA, Ingleton T, Foulsham E, Linklater M, Beger M, Jordan A (2016) Integrating habitat mapping and biotic pattern improves spatial planning in a marine park. 25th New South Wales Coastal Conference Proceedings.
  2. Malcolm H, Jordan A, Schulz AL, Smith SDA, Davies P, Ingleton T, Foulsham E, Linklater M, Ferrari R, Hill N. (2014) Linking habitat and biotic patterns improves spatial management in a marine park. Geohab 2014
  3. He H, McKinnon D, Ferrari R, Roff G., Smith RN, M, Mumby, P, Upcroft B (2012) Measuring reef complexity and rugosity from monocular video bathymetric reconstruction. 12ve International Coral Reed Symposium Proceedings.
  4. Foster NL, Paris CB, Kool JT, Baums IB, Stevens JR, Sanchez JA, Bastidas C, Agudelo C, Bush P, Day O, Ferrari R, Gonzalez P, Gore S, Guppy R, McCartney M, McCoy C, Mendes J, Srinivasan A, Steiner S, Vermeij MJA, Weil E, Mumby PJ (2008) Connectivity and gene flow in the dominant Caribbean reef-building coral, Montastraea annularis 11th International Coral Reed Symposium Proceedings.
  5. Althaus F, Hill N, Edwards L, Ferrari R, et al. (2013). CATAMI Classification Scheme for scoring marine biota and substrata in underwater imagery – A pictorial guide to the Collaborative and Annotation Tools for Analysis of Marine Imagery and Video (CATAMI) classification scheme. Version 1.
  6. Bax N, Ferrari R et al. (2014) Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Health White Paper: Discovery, Prediction and Monitoring. Commonwealth of Australia 2014