Baumgärtner, J., G. Tikubet, G. Gilioli, A.P. Gutierrez , A. Sciarretta , and P. Trematerra (2007) Implicazioni ecosociali nel miglioramento della salute del bestiame tramite la gestione di artropodi vettori di malattie in Etiopia. Atti Accademia Nazionale Italiana di Entomologia Anno LV: 73-78.  [PDF]

Tikubet, G., L. Belayhun, A. Sciarretta, G. Gilioli, T. Hagos, P. Trematerra, A.P. Gutierrez, and J. Baumgärtner (2007) Eco-social effects of community participatory tsetse (Glossina spp.) (Diptera Glossinidae) and bovine trypanosomiasis management at Luke, Southwestern Ethiopia. Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura (2nd series) 38(3): 225-236.

Ponti, L., M.A. Altieri, and A.P. Gutierrez (2007) Effects of crop diversification levels and fertilization regimes on abundance of Brevicoryne brassicae (L.) and its parasitization by Diaeretiella rapae (M’Intosh) in broccoli. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 9:209-214. [PDF]


Baumgärtner, J., G. Gilioli, G. Tikubet, A.P. Gutierrez (2008) Ecosocial analysis of an East African agropastoral system: management of tsetse and bovine trypanosomiasis. Ecological Economics 65:124-135.

Pemsl, D., A.P. Gutierrez, and H. Waibel (2008) The Economics of biotechnology under ecosystems disruption. Ecological Economics 66:177-183.

Gutierrez, A. P., L. Ponti, T. d’Oultremont, and C. K. Ellis and T. d’Oultremont (2008) Climate change effects on poikilotherm tritrophic interactions. Climatic Change 87: 167-192. [PDF]

Gutierrez, A.P., K.M. Daane, L. Ponti, V.M. Walton, and C.K. Ellis (2008) Prospective evaluation of the biological control of vine mealybug: refuge effects and climate. Journal of Applied Ecology 45:524-536. [Freely Available]

Ponti, L., Q.A. Cossu, and A.P. Gutierrez (2008) Physiologically based demographic models integrated into geographic information systems for ecologically based pest management in perennial Mediterranean agroecosystems under climate change. Atti Giornate Fitopatologiche 2008, 1: 345-352. [PDF]

Ponti, L., Q.A. Cossu, and A.P. Gutierrez (2008) Climate change effects on olive systems in Sardinia: analysis of the Alghero climate scenario. Italian Journal of Agrometeorology [PDF]


Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and Q. A. Cossu (2009) Effects of climate warming on Olive and olive fly (Bactrocera oleae (Gmelin)) in California and Italy. Climatic Change 95:195-217. [PDF Free to View]

Ponti, L., Q.A. Cossu and A.P. Gutierrez (2009) Climate warming effects on the olive-Bactrocera oleae system on Mediterranean Islands: Sardinia as an example. Global Change Biology 15(12):2874-2884. [PDF Free to View]

Ponti, L., and A.P. Gutierrez (2009) Overview on biofuels from a European perspective. Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society 29:493-504. [PDF]

Gutierrez, A.P., G. Gilioli, and J. Baumgärtner (2009) Ecosocial consequences and policy implications of disease management in East African agropastoral systems. PNAS Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106: 13136-13141. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2009) Bioeconomic sustainability of cellulosic biofuel production on marginal lands. Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society 29: 213-225. [PDF]

Gilioli, G., M. Groppi, M.P. Vesperoni, J. Baumgärtner, and A.P. Gutierrez (2009). An epidemiological model of East Coast Fever in African livestock. Ecological Modelling 220:1652-1662.

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, and P.M. Ruti (2009) The Olive–Bactrocera oleae (Diptera: Tephritidae) system in the Mediterranean basin: a physiologically based analysis driven by the ERA-40 climate data. Notiziario sulla Protezione delle Piante (3rd series) 1: 113-128. [PDF]


Gutierrez, A.P., N.J. Mills, and L. Ponti (2010) Limits to the potential distribution of light brown apple moth in Arizona–California based on climate suitability and host plant availability. Biological Invasions 12: 3319-3331. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P. (2010) Modeling Pest Management, Editor: Professor Sven Erik Jorgensen, Encyclopedia of Pest Management. CRC Press.

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and G. Gilioli (2010) Climate change effects on plant-pest-natural enemy interactions. In Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems: Impact, adaptation and mitigation, (Ed.) D. Hillel and C. Rosenzweig. Imperial College Press, UK. 452Pp. [PDF]


Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2011) Assessing the invasive potential of the Mediterranean fruit fly in California and Italy. Biological Invasions 13: 2661-2676. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, M. Hoddle, R.P.P. Almeida, and N.A. Irvin (2011) Geographic distribution and relative abundance of the invasive glassy-winged sharpshooter: effects of temperature and egg parasitoids. Environmental Entomology 40(4):755-769. [PDF]

Rodríguez, D., J.R. Cure, J.M. Cotes, A.P. Gutierrez, and F. Cantor (2011) A coffee agroecosystem model: I. Growth and development of the coffee plant. Ecological Modelling 222:3626-3639.


Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, and M.A. Altieri (2012) Holistic management of invasive species: the case study of Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae). Atti Accademia Nazionale Italiana di Entomologia Anno LX:125-136. [PDF]

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, M.L. Cooper, G. Gilioli, J. Baumgärtner, and C. Duso (2012) Prospective analysis of the invasive potential of the European grapevine moth Lobesia botrana (Den. & Schiff.) in California. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 14: 225-238. [PDF Free to View]

Baumgärtner, J., A.P. Gutierrez, S. Pesolillo, and M. Severini (2012) A model for the overwintering process of European grapevine moth Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller) (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) populations. Journal of Entomological and Acarological Research 44:e2.

Altieri, M.A., L. Ponti, and C.I. Nicholls (2012) Soil fertility, biodiversity and pest management. Pages 72–84 in G. M. Gurr, S. D. Wratten, B. E. Snyder, and D. M. Y. Read, editors. Biodiversity and insect pests: key issues for sustainable management. John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK. [PDF]


Gilioli G., A. Bodini, and J. Baumgärtner (2013) Metapopulation modelling and area-wide pest management strategies evaluation. An application to the Pine processionary moth. Ecological Modelling 260:1-10.

Gilioli G., S. Pasquali, S. Tramontini, and F. Riolo (2013) Modelling local and long-distance dispersal of invasive chestnut gall wasp in Europe. Ecological Modelling 263:281-290.

Rodríguez, D., J.R. Cure, J.M.Cotes, A.P. Gutierrez, and F. Cantor (2013) A coffee agroecosystem model: II. Dynamics of coffee berry borer, Ecological Modelling 248:203-214.

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti ( 2013) Deconstructing the control of the spotted alfalfa aphid Therioaphis maculata. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 15(3): 272-284. [PDF Free to View]

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2013) Eradication of invasive species: why the biology matters. Environmental Entomology 42(3): 395-411. [Open Access]

Ponti, L., A.P., Gutierrez, B. Basso, M. Neteler M., P.M. Ruti, A. Dell’Aquila, and M. Iannetta (2013) Olive agroecosystems in the Mediterranean Basin: multitrophic analysis of climate effects with process-based representation of soil water balance. Procedia Environmental Sciences 19: 122-131. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2013) Prospective analysis of the geographic distribution and relative abundance of Asian citrus psyllid (Hemiptera: Liviidae) and citrus greening disease in North America and the Mediterranean Basin. Florida Entomologist 96(4) 1374- 1391. [Open Access] [full text PDF with color figures]


Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2014) The new world screwworm: prospective distribution and role of weather in eradication. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 16:158-173. [PDF Free to View]

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, P.M. Ruti, and A. Dell’Aquila (2014) Fine-scale ecological and economic assessment of climate change on olive in the Mediterranean Basin reveals winners and losers. PNAS Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111:5598-5603. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and G. Gilioli (2014) Comments on the concept of ultra-low, cryptic tropical fruit fly populations. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281: 20132825. [Freely Available]

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2014) Assessing and managing the impact of climate change on invasive species: the PBDM approach. Pages 271-288 in L. H. Ziska and J. S. Dukes, editors. Invasive Species and Global Climate Change. CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK. [PDF]

Gutierrez, A.P., and L. Ponti (2014) Analysis of invasive insects: links to climate change. Pages 45-61 in L. H. Ziska and J. S. Dukes, editors. Invasive Species and Global Climate Change. CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK. [PDF]


Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, H.R. Herren, J.U. Baumgärtner, and P.E. Kenmore (2015) Deconstructing Indian cotton: weather, yields, and suicides. Environmental Sciences Europe 27:12 (17pages). [Open Access]

Asplen, M.K., G. Anfora, A. Biondi, D.-S. Choi, D. Chu, K.M. Daane, P. Gibert, A. P. Gutierrez, K.A. Hoelmer, W.D. Hutchison, R. Isaacs, Z.-L. Jiang, Z. Kárpáti, M. T. Kimura, M. Pascual, C. R. Philips, C. Plantamp, L. Ponti, G. Vétek, H. Vogt, V.M. Walton, Y. Yu, L. Zappalà, and N. Desneux (2015) Invasion biology of spotted wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii): a global perspective and future priorities. Journal of Pest Science 88:469-494. [PDF Open Access]

Rocchini, D., V. Andreo, M. Förster, C.X. Garzon-Lopez, A.P. Gutierrez, T.W. Gillespie, H.C. Hauffe, K.S. He, B. Kleinschmit, P. Mairota, M. Marcantonio, M.s Metz, H. Nagendra, S. Pareeth, L. Ponti, C. Ricotta, A. Rizzoli, G. Schaab, M. Zebisch, R. Zorer, and M. Neteler (2015) Potential of remote sensing to predict species invasions: A modelling perspective. Progress in Physical Geography 39(3):283-309. [PDF]

Ponti, L., G. Gilioli, A. Biondi, N. Desneux, and A.P. Gutierrez (2015) Physiologically based demographic models streamline identification and collection of data in evidence-based pest risk assessment. EPPO Bulletin 45:317-322. [PDF]

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, and M.A. Altieri (2015) Holistic approach in invasive species research: the case of the tomato leaf miner in the Mediterranean Basin. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems 39:436-468. [PDF]


Gilioli G., Pasquali S., and E. Marchesini (2016) A modelling framework for pest population dynamics and management: An application to the grape berry moth. Ecological Modelling 320:348-357.

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and D.T. Dalton (2016) Analysis of the invasiveness of spotted wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) in North America, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin. Biological Invasions 18:3647-3663.  [PDF Free to View]

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, and M.A. Altieri (2016) Preserving the Mediterranean diet through holistic strategies for the conservation of traditional farming systems. Pages 453-469 in M. Agnoletti and F. Emanueli, editors. Biocultural Diversity in Europe. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. [PDF]

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, and M. Iannetta (2016) Climate change and crop-pest dynamics in the Mediterranean Basin. ENEA Technical Report 27:18 pp. [Open Access] [PDF]


Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, M. Cristofaro, L. Smith, and M.J. Pitcairn (2017) Assessing the biological control of yellow starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis L): prospective analysis of the impact of the rosette weevil (Ceratapion basicorne (Illiger)). Agricultural and Forest Entomology 19:257–273. [PDF]

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and J. Baumgartner (2017) A critique on the paper ‘Agricultural biotechnology and crop productivity: macro-level evidences on contribution of Bt cotton in India.’ Current Science (Proceedings of the National Academy of India) 112:690-693. [PDF] [Freely Available]

Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, J. Baumgärtner, and G. Gilioli (2017) Climate warming effects on grape and grapevine moth (Lobesia botrana) in the Palearctic region. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, [Open Access]

Rodríguez, D., J.R. Cure, A.P. Gutierrez, and J.M. Cotes (2017) A coffee agroecosystem model: III. Parasitoids of the coffee berry borer (Hypothenemus hampei). Ecological Modelling 363:96-110.

Padilla, S.C., J.R. Cure, D.A. Riaño, A.P. Gutierrez, D. Rodriguez, and E. Romero (2017). Gyne and drone production in Bombus Atratus (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Journal of Apicultural Science 61:55-72. [Open Access]


Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, A. Boggia, and M. Neteler (2018) Analysis of grape production in the face of climate change. Climate 6:20. [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P. (2018) Hybrid Bt cotton: a stranglehold on subsistence farmers in India. Current Science (Proceedings of the National Academy of India) 115:2206-2210. [PDF] [Freely Available]


Gutierrez, A.P., L. Ponti, and P.A. Arias (2019) Deconstructing the eradication of new world screwworm in North America: retrospective analysis and climate warming effects. Medical and Veterinary Entomology [Open Access]

Gutierrez, A.P., P.E. Kenmore, and A. Rodrigues (2019) When biotechnologists lack objectivity.Current Science (Proceedings of the National Academy of India) 117:1422-1429. [PDF] [Freely Available]

Ponti, L., A.P. Gutierrez, J.R. Cure, D. Rodríguez, F. Caboni, A. Boggia, M. Neteler (2019) Bioeconomic analogies as a unifying paradigm for modeling agricultural systems under global change in the context of geographic information systems. Geophysical Research Abstracts 21:EGU2019-13677. [PDF] [Freely Available]


Pasquali, S., L. Mariani, M. Calvitti, R. Moretti, L. Ponti, M. Chiari, G. Sperandio, and G. Gilioli (2020) Development and calibration of a model for the potential establishment and impact of Aedes albopictus in Europe. Acta Tropica, [PDF]

Strona, G., C. Castellano, S. Fattorini, L. Ponti, A.P. Gutierrez, and P.S.A. Beck (2020) Small world in the real world: long distance dispersal governs epidemic dynamics in agricultural landscapes. Epidemics, [Open Access]

Rosati, A., K.J. Wolz, L. Murphy, L. Ponti, and S. Jose (2020) Modeling light below tree canopies overestimates net photosynthesis and radiation use efficiency in understory crops by averaging light in space and time. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, [PDF]

Cure, J.R., D. Rodríguez, A.P. Gutierrez, and L. Ponti (2020) The coffee agroecosystem: bio-economic analysis of coffee berry borer control (Hypothenemus hampei). Scientific Reports, 10: 12262. [Open Access]

Campos M.R., Béarez P., Amiens-Desneux E., Ponti L., Gutierrez A.P., Biondi A., Adiga A., and N. Desneux (2020) Thermal biology of Tuta absoluta: demographic parameters and facultative diapause. Journal of Pest Science, 94, 829–842. [PDF]

Gutierrez A.P., Ponti L., Karanthi K.R., Baumgärtner J., Kenmore P.E., Gilioli G., Boggia A., Cure J.R., and D. Rodríguez (2020) Bio-economics of Indian hybrid Bt cotton and farmer suicides. Environmental Sciences Europe 32:139. [Open Access]


Rosati A., Marchionni D., Mantovani D., Ponti L., and F. Famiani (2021) Intercepted photosynthetically active radiation (PAR) and spatial and temporal distribution of transmitted PAR under high-density and super high-density olive orchards. Agriculture, 11: 351. [Open Access]

Ponti L., Gutierrez A.P., Campos M.R., Biondi A., Neteler M., and N. Desneux (2021) Biological invasion risk assessment of Tuta absoluta: mechanistic versus correlative methods. Biological Invasions, 23, 3809-3829. [Open Access]

Campos M.R., Amiens-Desneux E. Béarez P., Soares M.A., Ponti L., Biondi A., Harwood J.D., and N. Desneux (2021) Impact of low temperature and host plant on Tuta absoluta. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. [PDF]

Gutierrez A.P., Ponti L., Neteler M., Suckling D.M., Cure J.R., 2021. Invasive potential of tropical fruit flies in temperate regions under climate change. Communications Biology, [Open Access]