Publications tracked by ISI – JCR appear in chronological order. Please scroll down for an overview of other publications. Click here for my public profile in Google Scholar Citations. My ResearchGate profile can be found here.

Carranza, S., Xipell, M., Tarroso, P., Gardner, A., Arnold, E.N., Robinson, M., Simó-Riudalbas, M., Vasconcelos, R., de Pous, P., Amat, F., Šmíd, J., Sindaco, R., Metallinou, M., Els, J., Gómez-Díaz, E., Machado, L., Donaire, D., Martínez, G., Garcia-Porta, J., Mazuch, T., Wilms, T., Gebhart, J., Aznar, J., Gallego, J., Zwanzig, B-M., Fernández-Guiberteau, D., Al Saadi, S., Alghafri, A., Khalifa, S., Al Furkani, H., Samir, S., Al Adhubi, A., Al Shariani, M., Al Kiyumi, A., Nasiir Al-Rubaiey, S., Al Sariri, T., Said Al-Shukaili, A., Bin Nasser Al Akhzami, S. (Accepted) Diversity, distribution and conservation of the terrestrial reptiles of Oman (Sauropsida, Squamata). PLoS ONE

Kindler, K., de Pous, P., Carranza, S., Beddek, M., Geniez, P., Fritz, U. (in press) Phylogeography of the Ibero-Maghrebian red-eyed grass snake (Natrix astreptophora). Organisms Diversity and Evolution. PDF

Simó-Riudalbas, M., Metallinou, M., de Pous, P., Els, J., Jayasinghe, S., Péntek-Zakar, E., Wilms, T., Al-Saadi, S. and Carranza S. (2017): Cryptic diversity in Ptyodactylus (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from the northern Hajar Mountains of Oman and the United Arab Emirates uncovered by an integrative taxonomic approach. PLoS ONE 12(8): e0180397. PDF

de Pous, P., Simó-Riudalbas, M., Els, J., Jayasinghe, S., Amat, F. and Carranza, S. (2016): Phylogeny and biogeography of Arabian populations of the Persian horned viper Pseudocerastes persicus (Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854). Zoology in the Middle East DOI:10.1080/09397140.2016.1202896 PDF

de Pous, P., Amat, F., Montori, A., Sanuy, D. (2016): Range contraction and loss of genetic variation of the Pyrenean endemic newt Calotriton asper due to climate change. Regional Environmental Change 16(4): 995-1009 PDF (supplementary materials)

de Pous, P., Machado, L., Metallinou, M., Červenka, J., Kratochvíl, L., Paschou, N., Mazuch, T., Šmíd, J.,  Simó-Riudalbas, M., Sanuy, D., Carranza, S. (2016): Taxonomy and biogeography of Bunopus spatalurus (Reptilia; Gekkonidae) from the Arabian Peninsula. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 54(1): 67-81 PDF (supplementary materials)

Šmíd, J., Martínez, G., Gebhart, J., Aznar, J., Gállego, J., Göçmen, B., de Pous, P., Tamar, K., Carranza, S. (2015): Phylogeny of Rhynchocalamus (Reptilia; Colubridae) with a first record from the Sultanate of Oman. Zootaxa 4033(3): 380-392 PDF 

Vences, M., de Pous, P., Nicolas, V.,  Díaz-Rodríguez, J., Donaire, D., Hugemann, K., Hauswaldt, J.S.,  Amat, F., Barnestein, J.A.M., Bogaerts, S., Bouazza, A., Carranza, S., Galán, P., González de la Vega, J.P., Joger, U., Lansari, A., El Mouden, E.H., Ohler,  A., Sanuy, D., Slimani, T. and Tejedo, M. (2014): New insights on phylogeography and distribution of Painted frogs (Discoglossus) in northern Africa and the Iberian Peninsula. Amphibia-Reptilia 35: 305-320 PDF (supplementary materials)

Sillero, N., Campos, J., Corti, C., Creemers, r., Crochet, P-A., Crnobrnja Isailović, J., Denoël, M., Ficetola, G.F., Kuzmin, S., Lymberakis, P., de Pous, P., Rodríguez, A., Sindaco, R., Speybroeck, J., Toxopeus, B., Vieites, D.R., Vences, M. (2014): Updated distribution and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles of Europe. Amphibia-Reptilia 35: 1-31 PDF (supplementary materials)

Litvinchuk, S.N., Crottini, A., Federici, S., de Pous, P., Donaire, D., Andreone, F., Kalezić, M.L., Džukić, G., Veith, M., Lada, G.A., Borkin, L.J. and Rosanov, J.M. (2013): Phylogeographic patterns of genetic diversity in the common spadefoot toad, Pelobates fuscus, reveals evolutionary history, postglacial range expansion and secondary contact. Organisms Diversity and Evolution 13: 433-451 PDF

de Pous, P., Mettalinou, M., Donaire, D., Carranza, S. and Sanuy, D. (2013): Phylogeography of the endemic Alytes maurus (Amphibia; Alytidae) from Morocco, inferred using mtDNA sequences and ecological niche modeling. Herpetological Journal 23: 153-160 PDF

Beukema, W., de Pous, P., Donaire-Barroso, D., Bogaerts, S., Garcia Porta, J., Escoriza, D., Arribas, O.J., El Mouden, E.H., and Carranza, S. (2013): Review of the systematics, distribution, biogeography and natural history of Moroccan amphibians. Zootaxa 3661: 001-060 PDF

Guarino, F.M, de Pous, P., Crottini, A., Mezzasalma, M., Andreone, F. (2011): Age structure and growth in a population of Pelobates varaldii (Anura, Pelobatidae) from northwestern Morocco. Amphibia-Reptilia 32: 560-565 PDF

de Pous, P., Mora, E., Metallinou, M., Escoriza, D., Comas, M., Donaire, D., Pleguezuelos, J.M. and Carranza, S. (2011): Elusive but widespread? The potential distribution and genetic variation of Hyalosaurus koellikeri in the Maghreb. Amphibia-Reptilia 32: 385-397 PDF

de Pous, P., Beukema, W., Weterings, M., Dummer, I. and Geniez, P. (2011): Area prioritization and performance evaluation of the conservation area network for the Moroccan herpetofauna: a preliminary assessment. Biodiversity and Conservation 20: 89-118 PDF

Beukema, W., de Pous, P., Donaire, D., Escoriza, D., Bogaerts, S. and Carranza, S. (2010): Biogeography and contemporary climatic differentiation among Moroccan Salamandra algira. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 101: 626–641 PDF

de Pous, P. and D. Dingemans. (2009): A first record of Ramphotyphlops braminus from the Iles of Pines, New Caledonia. Applied Herpetology 6: 401-402 PDF


Other scientific publications

Reques R., Pleguezuelos J.M., Busack S.D. and de Pous, P. (2013): Amphibians of Morocco, including Western Sahara: A Status Report. Chapter 25 in Part 2. Mauritania, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt in Vol. 11. Conservation and Decline of Amphibians: Eastern Hemisphere of the series Amphibian Biology. Basic and Applied Herpetology 27: 23-50. DOI: PDF

de Pous, P., Beukema, W., Dingemans, D., Donaire, D., Geniez, P. and El Mouden, H. (2012): Distribution review, habitat suitability and conservation of the endangered and endemic Moroccan spadefoot toad (Pelobates varaldii). Basic and Applied Herpetology 26: 57-71 PDF

de Pous, P., Speybroeck, J., Bogaerts, S., Pasmans, F., Beukema, W. (2012): A contribution to the atlas of the terrestrial herpetofauna of Sardinia. Herpetology Notes 5: 391-405 PDF

Donaire, D., Beukema, W., de Pous, P. and del Canto Gonzalez, R. (2011): A distributional review of Bufo boulengeri Lataste, 1879 in northern Morocco with emphasis on occurrence in the Rif Mountains. Herpetology Notes 3: 71-74 PDF

Buijtelaar, K. and de Pous, P. (2011): First record of Pelusios castanoides intergularis and rediscovery of Pelusios subniger parietalis on Cousin Island, Seychelles. Herpetology Notes 4: 9-10 PDF

Beukema, W. and de Pous, P. (2010): Exceptional leech predation on Amietophrynus mauritanicus in Tunisia. Herpetology Notes 3: 289-290 PDF

Beukema, W., de Pous, P. and P. Brakels. (2009): Remarks on the morphology and distribution of Lyciasalamandra luschani finikensis, with the description of a new isolated population. Zeitschrift für Feldherpetologie 16: 115–126 PDF

Beukema, W., de Pous, P. and Brakels, P. (2009): Habitat and altitude. Lyciasalamandra luschani finikensis. Herpetological Review 40(2): 196

de Pous, P. and D. Dingemans. (2008): Geographic distribution. Ramphotyphlops braminus. Herpetological Review 39(4): 486-487

de Pous, P. (2008): Geographic distribution. Hemidactylus frenatus. Herpetological Review 39(4): 482-483