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Research Article

Past, Present and Future Distributions of an Iberian Endemic, Lepus granatensis: Ecological and Evolutionary Clues from Species Distribution Models

  • Pelayo Acevedo mail,

    pelayo.acevedo@cresa.uab.cat

    Affiliations: Biogeography, Diversity and Conservation Research Team, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain, CIBIO, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos/InBio Laboratório Associado, Universidade do Porto, Vairão, Portugal, Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos (CSIC-UCLM-JCCM), Ciudad Real, Spain

    Current address: Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal (CReSA), UAB-IRTA, Campus de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès), Spain

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  • José Melo-Ferreira,

    Affiliation: CIBIO, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos/InBio Laboratório Associado, Universidade do Porto, Vairão, Portugal

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  • Raimundo Real,

    Affiliation: Biogeography, Diversity and Conservation Research Team, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain

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  • Paulo Célio Alves

    Affiliations: CIBIO, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos/InBio Laboratório Associado, Universidade do Porto, Vairão, Portugal, Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal, University of Montana, Wildlife Biology Program, College of Forestry and Conservation, Missoula, Montana, United States of America

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  • Published: December 13, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051529

About the Authors

Pelayo Acevedo, Raimundo Real
Biogeography, Diversity and Conservation Research Team, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain
Pelayo Acevedo, José Melo-Ferreira, Paulo Célio Alves
CIBIO, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos/InBio Laboratório Associado, Universidade do Porto, Vairão, Portugal
Pelayo Acevedo
Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos (CSIC-UCLM-JCCM), Ciudad Real, Spain
Paulo Célio Alves
Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
Paulo Célio Alves
University of Montana, Wildlife Biology Program, College of Forestry and Conservation, Missoula, Montana, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: pelayo.acevedo@cresa.uab.cat

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PA PCA. Performed the experiments: PA. Analyzed the data: PA. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMF. Wrote the paper: PA JMF RR PCA.