Díaz-Pérez A.J., Sharifi-Tehrani M., Inda L.A., Catalán P. Polyphyly, gene-duplication and extensive allopolyploidy framed the evolution of the ephemeral Vulpia grasses and other fine-leaved Loliinae (Poaceae) // Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 2014. Volume 79. P. 92–105. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2014.06.009 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.383, Q1, TOP-1).


Viruel J., Catalán P., Segarra-Moragues J.G. Latitudinal environmental niches and riverine barriers shaped the phylogeography of the Central Chilean endemic Dioscorea humilis (Dioscoreaceae) // PLoS ONE. 2014. Volume 9, Issue 10. Article number A568. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110029 (Scopus, WoS, IF–3.337, Q1, TOP-10).


López-Alvarez D., Manzaneda A.J., Rey P.J., Giraldo P., Benavente E., Allainguillaume J., Mur L., Caicedo A.L., Hazen S.P., Breiman A., Ezrati S., Catalán P. Environmental niche variation and evolutionary diversification of the Brachypodium distachyon grass complex species in their native circum-mediterranean range // American Journal of Botany. 2015. Volume 102, Issue 7. P. 1073–1088. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1500128 (Scopus, WoS, IF–3.414, Q1).


Pérez-Collazos E., Segarra-Moragues J.G., Villar L., Catalán P. Ant pollination promotes spatial genetic structure in the long-lived plant Borderea pyrenaica (Dioscoreaceae) // Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2015. Volume 116, Issue 1. P. 144–155. DOI: 10.1111/bij.12562 (Scopus, WoS, IF–2.243, Q1).


Simón-Porcar V.I., Pérez-Collazos E., Catalán P. Phylogeny and systematics of the western Mediterranean Vella pseudocytisus-V. Aspera complex (Brassicaceae) // Turkish Journal of Botany. 2015. Volume 39, Issue 3. P. 472–486. DOI: 10.3906/bot-1406-87 (Scopus, WoS, IF–1.247, Q2).


Minaya M., Díaz-Pérez A., Mason-Gamer R., Pimentel M., Catalán P. Evolution of the beta-amylase gene in the temperate grasses: Non-purifying selection, recombination, semiparalogy, homeology and phylogenetic signal // Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 2015. Volume 91. P. 68–85. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2015.05.014 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.383, Q1, TOP-10).


Catalán P., López-Álvarez D., Bellosta C., Villar L. Updated taxonomic descriptions, iconography, and habitat preferences of Brachypodium distachyon, B. stacei, and B. hybridum (Poaceae) // Anales del Jardin Botanico de Madrid. 2016. Volume 73, Issue 1. Article number e028. DOI: 10.3989/ajbm.2428 (Scopus, WoS, IF–0.783, Q3).


Shiposha V., Catalán P., Olonova M., Marques I. Genetic structure and diversity of the selfing model grass Brachypodium stacei (Poaceae) in Western Mediterranean: Out of the Iberian Peninsula and into the islands // PeerJ. 2016. Volume 2016, Issue 9. Article number e2407. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.2407 (Scopus, WoS, IF–2.7, Q1).


Marques I., Montgomery S.A., Barker M.S., Macfarlane T.D., Conran J.G., Catalán P., Rieseberg L.H., Rudall P.J., Graham S.W. Transcriptome-derived evidence supports recent polyploidization and a major phylogeographic division in Trithuria submersa (Hydatellaceae, Nymphaeales) // New Phytologist. 2016. Volume 210, Issue 1. P. 310–323. DOI: 10.1111/nph.13755 (Scopus, WoS, IF–8.344, Q1, TOP-10).


Viruel J., Segarra-Moragues J.G., Raz L., Forest F., Wilkin P., Sanmartín I., Catalán P. Late Cretaceous-Early Eocene origin of yams (Dioscorea, Dioscoreaceae) in the Laurasian Palaearctic and their subsequent Oligocene-Miocene diversification // Journal of Biogeography. 2016. Volume 43, Issue 4. P. 750–762. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12678 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.639, Q1, TOP-10).


Marques I., Draper D., López-Herranz M.L., Garnatje T., Segarra-Moragues J.G., Catalán P. Past climate changes facilitated homoploid speciation in three mountain spiny fescues (Festuca, Poaceae) // Scientific Reports. 2016. Volume 6. Article number 36283. DOI: 10.1038/srep36283 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.525, Q1).


Marques I., Shiposha V., López-Alvarez D., Manzaneda A.J., Hernandez P., Olonova M., Catalán P. Environmental isolation explains Iberian genetic diversity in the highly homozygous model grass Brachypodium distachyon // BMC Evolutionary Biology. 2017. Volume 17, Issue 1. Article number 139. DOI: 10.1186/s12862-017-0996-x (Scopus, WoS, IF–3.559, Q1, TOP-10).


Pimentel M., Escudero M., Sahuquillo E., Minaya M.Á., Catalán P. Are diversification rates and chromosome evolution in the temperate grasses (Pooideae) associated with major environmental changes in the Oligocene-Miocene? // PeerJ. 2017. Volume 2017, Issue 9. Article number 3815. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.3815 (Scopus, WoS, IF–2.7, Q1).


López-Álvarez D., Zubair H., Beckmann M., Draper J., Catalán P. Diversity and association of phenotypic and metabolomic traits in the close model grasses Brachypodium distachyon, B. stacei and B. hybridum // Annals of botany. 2017. Volume 119, Issue 4. P. 545–561. DOI: 10.1093/aob/mcw239 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.506, Q1, TOP-10).


Díaz-Pérez A., López-Álvarez D., Sancho R., Catalán P. Reconstructing the origins and the biogeography of species’ genomes in the highly reticulate allopolyploid-rich model grass genus Brachypodium using minimum evolution, coalescence and maximum likelihood approaches // Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 2018. Volume 127. P. 256–271. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2018.06.003 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.383, Q1, TOP-10).


Shiposha V., Marques I., López-Alvarez D., Manzaneda A.J., Hernandez P., Olonova M., Catalán P. Multiple founder events explain the genetic diversity and structure of the model allopolyploid grass Brachypodium hybridum in the Iberian Peninsula hotspot // Annals of Botany. 2019. DOI: 10.1093/aob/mcz169 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.506, Q1, TOP-10).


Kergunteuil A., Humair L., Maire A.-L., Moreno-Aguilar M.F., Godschalx A., Catalán P., Rasmann S. Tritrophic interactions follow phylogenetic escalation and climatic adaptation // Scientific Reports. 2020. Volume 10, Issue 1. Article number 2074. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-59068-2 (Scopus, WoS, IF–4.525, Q1).