Ramesh  B.R.
Ramesh
B.R.
Researcher
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2231627
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2231605

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Edited books

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RAMESH B.R. and RAJAN G. (ed.), 2007. Forest landscapes of the southern Western Ghats, India: biodiversity, human ecology and management strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, xvii, 298 p. + CD-ROM, ISBN: 978-81-8470-155-5. [Publisher link]

CD-ROMs

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RAMESH B.R., AYYAPPAN N., GRARD P., PROSPERI J., ARAVAJY S. and PASCAL J.-P., 2010. BIOTIK : Biodiversity Informatics and co-Operation in Taxonomy for Interactive Shared Knowledge Base. Western Ghats v.1.0. A multimedia identification system of evergreen tree species of the Western Ghats, India [DVD & Online Application], Collection Ecologie; 46, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-168-5. [Publisher link]
PROSPERI J., RAMESH B.R., GRARD P., DEPOMMIER D., JAYATISSA L.P. and ARAVAJY S., 2005. Mangroves v.1.0. A multimedia identification system of mangroves species of South-East India and Sri Lanka [CD-ROM], Collection Ecologie; 44, Institut Français de Pondichéry / CIRAD, Pondicherry. [Publisher link]

Maps

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DE FRANCESCHI D., RAMESH B.R. and PASCAL J.-P., 2002. Forest Map of South India. 5. Coimbatore-Thrissur [Map], Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-109-8, Scale: 1: 250,000. [Publisher link]

Book chapters

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PLOTON P., PÉLISSIER R., BARBIER N., PROISY C., RAMESH B.R. and COUTERON P., 2013. Canopy Texture Analysis for Large-Scale Assessments of Tropical Forest Stand Structure and Biomass, In: Lowman M., Devy S., Ganesh T. (ed), Treetops at Risk : Challenges of Global Canopy Ecology and Conservation, Springer, New York, p. 237-245, ISBN: 978-1-4614-7160-8. [Publisher link]
GARCIA C., PÉLISSIER R., MARIE-VIVIEN D. and RAMESH B.R., 2010. Biodiversité, In: Landy F. (ed), Dictionnaire de l'Inde contemporaine, Armand Colin, Paris, p. 84-85, ISBN: 978-2-200-35247-9.
PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2010. Flore, In: Landy F. (ed), Dictionnaire de l'Inde contemporaine, Armand Colin, Paris, p. 224-225, ISBN: 978-2-200-35247-9.
RAMESH B.R. and KARUNAKARAN P.V., 2007. Competing claims and multiple stakes: institutions for integrating stakeholder interests in forest management, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 239-268. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., KARUNAKARAN P.V., COUTERON P., MUTHUSANKAR G. and LO SEEN D., 2007. Forest types and status: ecological characteristics and impact of disturbance, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 29-51, ISBN: 978-81-8470-155-5. [Publisher link]
BOURGEON G., LO SEEN D. and RAMESH B.R., 2007. Identification and mapping landscape units of Kerala, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 1-14. [Publisher link]
KARUNAKARAN P.V., BALASUBRAMANIAN M. and RAMESH B.R., 2007. Imperatives of change: reflections on the current practices and policies of forest management, In: Ramesh B.R., Rajan G. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 171-198. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2007. Introduction. Drawing the contours, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, pp. ix-xvii, ISBN: 978-81-8470-155-5. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., COUTERON P., BOURGEON G. and MUTHUSANKAR G., 2007. Physical and bioclimatic features of the selected landscapes, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 17-28, ISBN: 978-81-8470-155-5. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2007. Postscript - Towards scientific landscape management and self-regulatory forest community development, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 269-272. [Publisher link]
KARUNAKARAN P.V., COUTERON P., RAMESH B.R. and ARAVAJY S., 2007. Stand and floristic structural variability of natural vegetation, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 53-71. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., KARUNAKARAN P.V. and BALASUBRAMANIAN M., 2007. Strategies and actions-I: accounting for values, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India : biodiversity, human ecology and management strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 199-211, ISBN: 978-81-8470-155-5. [Publisher link]
KARUNAKARAN P.V., BALASUBRAMANIAN M. and RAMESH B.R., 2007. Strategies and actions-II: Dealing with the constraints, In: Ramesh B.R., Gurukkal R. (ed), Forest Landscape of the Southern Western Ghats, India. Biodiversity, Human Ecology and Management Strategies, Collection Ecologie; 40, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, p. 213-237. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2001. Patterns of richness and endemism of arborescent species in the evergreen forests of the Western Ghats, India, In: Ganeshaiah K. N., Uma Shaanker R., Bawa K. S. (ed), Tropical Ecosystems: Structure, Diversity and Human Welfare, Proceedings of the International Conference on Tropical Ecosystems: Structure, Diversity and Human Welfare, Bangalore (15 th – 18 th July 2001), Oxford & IBH, New Delhi, p 539-544, Avaialable.
RAMESH B.R., 2001. Patterns of vegetation, biodiversity and endemism in the Western Ghats, In: Gunnell Y. , Radhakrishna B.P. (ed), Sahyadri: the great escarpment of the Indian subscontinent (Patterns of Landscape Development in the Western Ghats), Memoir; 47(2), Geological Society of India, Bangalore, p. 973-981, ISBN: 81-85867-46-1. [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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RAEVEL V., AYYAPPAN N., BALACHANDRAN N., ARAVAJY S., BARATHAN N., RAMESH B.R. and MUNOZ F., 2017. Taxonomic and ecological database of trees of Western Ghats - TreeGhatsData [Data set], Zenodo, Version 1, DOI : http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.846291. [Publisher link]
HUDSON L.N., [et al.], PÉLISSIER R. and RAMESH B.R., 2017. The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project, Ecology and Evolution, 7 (1) : 145-188, DOI : 10.1002/ece3.2579. [Publisher link]
ANTIN C., LE BEC J., AYYAPPAN N., RAMESH B.R. and PÉLISSIER R., 2016. Allometric projections of time-related growth trajectories of two coexisting dipterocarp canopy species in India, Plant Ecology & Diversity, 9 : 5-6, 603-614, DOI : 10.1080/17550874.2016.1266403. [Publisher link]
OSURI A.M., [et al.] and RAMESH B.R., 2016. Contrasting effects of defaunation on aboveground carbon storage across the global tropics, Nature Communications, 7 : DOI : 10.1038/ncomms11351. [Publisher link]
VATTAKAVEN T., GEORGE R.M., BALASUBRAMANIAN D., RÉJOU-MÉCHAIN M., MUTHUSANKAR G., RAMESH B.R. and PRABHAKAR R., 2016. India Biodiversity Portal: An integrated, interactive and participatory biodiversity informatics platform, Biodiversity Data Journal, 4 : e10279, DOI : 10.3897/BDJ.4.e10279. [Publisher link]
BOSE R., MUNOZ F., RAMESH B.R. and PÉLISSIER R., 2016. Past potential habitats shed light on the biogeography of endemic tree species of the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot, South India, Journal of Biogeography, 43 (5) : 899–910, DOI : 10.1111/jbi.12682. [Publisher link]
DEBLAUWE V., DROISSART V., BOSE R., SONKÉ B., BLACH-OVERGAARD A., SVENNING J.-C., WIERINGA J.J., RAMESH B.R. and [et al.], 2016. Remotely sensed temperature and precipitation data improve species distribution modelling in the tropics, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25 (4) : 443-454, DOI: 10.1111/geb.12426. [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., VEZY R., GONTRAND F., BOUCHET D. and RAMESH B.R., 2016. Spatial analysis of endemism to redefine conservation areas in Western Ghats (India), Journal for Nature Conservation, 34 : 33-41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnc.2016.09.002. [Publisher link]
PULLA S., RAMASWAMI G., MONDAL N., CHITRA-TARAK R., SURESH H.S., DATTARAJA H.S., VIVEK P., PARTHASARATHY N., RAMESH B.R. and SUKUMAR R., 2015. Assessing the resilience of global seasonally dry tropical forests, International Forestry Review, 17 (S2) : 91-113, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1505/146554815815834796. [Publisher link]
ROY P.S., BEHERA M.D., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and [et al.], 2015. New vegetation type map of India prepared using satellite remote sensing: Comparison with global vegetation maps and utilities, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 39 : 142-159. [Publisher link]
RAJAN K., YATHEES KUMAR V.P., RAMESH B.R. and BALAMURUGAN P., 2014. Archaeological excavation at Porunthal, Man and environment, 38 (2) : 62-85.
MUNOZ F., RAMESH B.R. and COUTERON P., 2014. How do habitat filtering and niche conservatism affect community composition at different taxonomic resolutions?, Ecology, 95 (8) : 2179–2191. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., AYYAPPAN N. and DE FRANCESCHI D., 2012. Calophyllum pascaliana, a new species of Clusiaceae from the Western Ghats, India, Kew Bulletin, 67 (1) : 115-118, DOI: 10.1007/s12225-012-9342-z. [Publisher link]
BOURGEON G., NAIR K. M., RAMESH B.R. and LO SEEN D., 2012. Consequences of underestimating ancient deforestation in South India for global assessments of climatic change, Current Science, 102 (12) : 1699-1703. [Publisher link]
RENARD Q., PÉLISSIER R., RAMESH B.R. and KODANDAPANI N., 2012. Environmental susceptibility model for predicting forest fire occurrences in the Western Ghats of India, International Journal of Wildland Fire, 21 (4) : 368-379, DOI: 10.1071/WF10109. [Publisher link]
HARDY O.J., COUTERON P., MUNOZ F., RAMESH B.R. and PÉLISSIER R., 2012. Phylogenetic turnover in tropical tree communities: impact of environmental filtering, biogeography and mesoclimatic niche conservatism, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 21 (10) : 1007-1016. [Publisher link]
AYYAPPAN N., RAMESH B.R., ARAVAJY S. and JEYAKUMAR S., 2012. Plantae, Myrtales, Memecylaceae, Memecylon macrocarpum Thwaites [1864]: Distribution extension and geographic distribution map, CheckList, 8 (2) : 280-282. [Publisher link]
GADGIL M., RANJIT DANIELS R.J., GANESHAIAH K.N., PRASAD S.N., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and SUBRAMANIAN K.A., 2011. Mapping ecologically sensitive, significant and salient areas of Western Ghats: proposed protocols and methodology, Current Science, 100 (2) : 175-182. [Publisher link]
NATH C.D., PÉLISSIER R., RAMESH B.R. and GARCIA C., 2011. Promoting native trees in shade coffee plantations of southern India: comparison of growth rates with the exotic Grevillea robusta, Agroforestry Systems, 83 (2) : 107-119. [Publisher link]
PÉLISSIER R., PASCAL J.-P., AYYAPPAN N., RAMESH B.R., ARAVAJY S. and RAMALINGAM S., 2011. Twenty years of tree demography in an undisturbed dipterocarp Permanent Sample Plot at Uppangala, Western Ghats of India, Ecology, 92 (6) : 1376. Data Paper: Ecological Archives E092-115. [Publisher link]
GAUCHEREL C., BALASUBRAMANIAN M., KARUNAKARAN P.V., RAMESH B.R., MUTHUSANKAR G., HÉLY C. and COUTERON P., 2010. At which scales does landscape structure influence the spatial distribution of elephants in the Western Ghats (India)?, Journal of Zoology, 280 (2) : 185-194. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., SWAMINATH M.H., PATIL S.V., DASAPPA, PÉLISSIER R., VENUGOPAL P.D., ARAVAJY S., ELOUARD C. and RAMALINGAM S., 2010. Forest stand structure and composition in 96 sites along environmental gradients in the central Western Ghats of India, Ecology, 91 (10) : 3118-3118. [Publisher link]
MINOBE S., FUKUI S., SAIKI R., KAJITA T., CHANGTRAGOON S., AINI N., SHUKOR A.B., LATIFF A., RAMESH B.R. and KOIZUMI O., 2010. Highly differentiated population structure of a mangrove species, Bruguiera gymnorhiza (Rhizophoraceae) revealed by one nuclear GapCp and one chloroplast intergenic spacer trnF–trnL, Conservation Genetics, 11 (1) : 301-310. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., VENUGOPAL P.D., PÉLISSIER R., SWAMINATH M.H. and COUTERON P., 2010. Mesoscale patterns in the floristic composition of forests in the central Western Ghats of Karnataka, India, Biotropica, 42 (4) : 435-443. [Publisher link]
LO SEEN D., RAMESH B.R., NAIR K.M., MARTIN M., ARROUAYS D. and BOURGEON G., 2010. Soil carbon stocks, deforestation and land-cover changes in the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot (India), Global Change Biology, 16 (6) : 1777–1792. [Publisher link]
GIRIRAJ A., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and DUTT C.B.S., 2009. A method for assessing evergreen habitats using phytodiversity and geospatial techniques in tropical rain forests of Southern Western Ghats (India), Ecological Research, 24 (4) : 749-760. [Publisher link]
MUNOZ F., COUTERON P. and RAMESH B.R., 2008. Beta diversity in spatially implicit neutral models : a new way to assess species migration, The American Naturalist, 172 (1) : 116-127. [Publisher link]
RAMESH B.R., 2008. Forest landscape approach for biodiversity management in the Western Ghats, Journal of Landscape Architecture, 5 (3) : 33-37. [Publisher link]
IFRAN-ULLAH M., RAMESH B.R., KARUNAKARAN P.V., JENTSCH A. and MURTHY M.S.R., 2008. Mapping the potential distribution of Rhododendron arboreum Sm. ssp. nilagiricum (Zenker) Tagg (Ericaceae), an endemic plant using ecological modeling, Current Science, 94 (12) : 1605-1612. [Publisher link]
GIRIRAJ A., MURTHY M.S.R. and RAMESH B.R., 2008. Vegetation composition, structure and diversity pattern: a case study from Tropical Wet Evergreen Forests of Western Ghats, India, Edinburgh Journal of Botany, 65 (3) : 1-22. [Publisher link]
GUNAWARDENE N.R., DULIP DANIELS A.E., GUNATILLEKE I.A.U.N., GUNATILLEKE C.V.S., KARUNAKARAN P.V., GEETHA NAYAK K., PRASAD S., PUYRAVAUD J.-P., RAMESH B.R. and SUBRAMANIAN K.A., 2007. A brief overview of the Western Ghats - Sri Lanka biodiversity hotspot, Current Science, 93 (11) : 1567-1572. [Publisher link]

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