Publicaciones de 2009 a 2000


  • Leva, P., M.R. Aguiar y M. Oesterheld. 2009.  Underground ecology in a Patagonian steppe: Root traits permit identification of graminoid species and classification in functional types. J. Arid Environments. 73,428-434.
  • Oyarzabal, M. y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Phosphorus reserves increase grass regrowth after defoliation. Oecologia 159, 717-724.
  • Mingo, A. y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Retention of dead leaves by grasses as a defense against herbivores. A test on the palatable grass Paspalum dilatatum. Oikos 118, 753-757.
  • Fabricante, I., M. Oesterheld, y J.M. Paruelo. 2009. Annual and seasonal variation of NDVI explained by current and previous precipitation across Northern Patagonia. J. Arid Environments 73, 745-753.
  • Irisarri, J.G.N., M. Oesterheld, S.R. Verón, y J.M. Paruelo. 2009. Grass species differentiation through canopy hyperspectral reflectance. International J. Remote Sensing30, 5959-5975.
  • Piñeiro, G., J.M. Paruelo, E.G. Jobbágy, R. Jackson y M. Oesterheld. 2009. Grazing effects on belowground C and N stocks along a network of cattle exclosures in temperate and subtropical grasslands of South America. Globlal Biogeochemical Cycles


  • Aragón, R., M. Oesterheld. 2008. Linking vegetation heterogeneity and functional attributes of temperate grasslands through remote sensing. Applied Vegetation Science 11, 117-130.
  • Oyarzabal, M., J.M. Paruelo, F. del Pino, M. Oesterheld, y W.K. Lauenroth. 2008. Trait differences between grass species along a climatic gradient in South and North America. Journal of Vegetation Science 19, 183-192.
  • Oesterheld, M. 2008. Impacto de la agricultura sobre los ecosistemas. Fundamentos ecológicos y problemas más relevantes. Ecología Austral 18, 337-346.


  • Semmartin, M., M. Oyarzábal, J. Loreti y M. Oesterheld. 2007. Controls of primary productivity and nutrient cycling in a temperate grassland with year-round production. Austral Ecology 32, 416-428.
  • Grigera, G., M. Oesterheld y F. Pacín. 2007. Monitoring forage production for farmers’ decision making. Agricultural Systems 94, 637-648.
  • Golluscio, R.A. y M. Oesterheld. 2007. Water use efficiency of 25 co-existing Patagonian species growing under different soil water availability. Oecologia 154, 207-217.


  • Piñeiro, G., M. Oesterheld y J.M. Paruelo. 2006. Seasonal variation in aboveground production and radiation-use efficiency of temperate rangelands estimated through remote sensing. Ecosystems 9,357-373.
  • Piñeiro, G., M. Oesterheld, W.B. Batista y J.M. Paruelo. 2006. Opposite changes of whole-soil vs pools C:N ratios: a case of Simpson’s paradox with implications on nitrogen cycling. Global Change Biology 12, 804-809.
  • Piñeiro, G., J.M. Paruelo y M. Oesterheld. 2006. Potential long-term impacts of domestic herbivores on carbon and nitrogen biogeochemical cycles in South American grasslands. Global Change Biology 12, 1267-1284.
  • Verón, S.R., J.M. Paruelo y M. Oesterheld. 2006. Assessing desertification. Journal of Arid Environments 66, 751-763.


  • Posse, G., M. Oesterheld y C.M. Di Bella. 2005. Landscape, soil and meteorological influences on canopy dynamics of northern flooding Pampa Applied Vegetation Science 8, 49-56.
  • Golluscio, R.A., M. Oesterheld, and M.R. Aguiar. 2005. Relationship between phenology and life form: a test with 25 Patagonian species. Ecography 28, 273-282.
  • Altesor, A., M. Oesterheld, E. Leoni, F. Lezama, y C. Rodríguez. 2005. Effect of grazing on community structure and productivity of a Uruguayan grassland. Plant Ecology 179, 83-91.
  • Verón, S.R., M. Oesterheld, y J.M. Paruelo. 2005. Production as a function of resource availability: slopes and efficiencies are different. J. Vegetation Science 16, 351-354.


  • Oesterheld, M. y M. Oyarzábal. 2004. Grass-to-grass protection from grazing in a semi-arid steppe. Facilitation, competition, and mass effect. Oikos 107, 576-582.
  • Grigera, G. y M. Oesterheld. 2004. Mycorrhizal colonization patterns under contrasting grazing and topographic conditions in the Flooding Pampa (Argentina). Range Management 57: 601-605.


  • Ferraro, D.O. y M. Oesterheld. Effect of defoliation on grass growth. A quantitative review. Oikos 98, 125-133.
  • Oesterheld, M., M. Semmartin y A.J. Hall. 2002. Análisis bibliográfico de la investigación agronómica en la Argentina. Ciencia Hoy 12, 52-62.


  • Semmartin, M. y M. Oesterheld. 2001. Effects of grazing pattern and nitrogen availability on primary productivity. Oecologia 126, 225-230.
  • Oesterheld, M., J. Loreti, M. Semmartin, y O.E. Sala. 2001. Inter-annual variation in primary production of a semi-arid grassland related to previous-year production. Vegetation Science 12, 137-142.
  • Perelman, S.B., R.J.C. León, y M. Oesterheld. Cross-scale vegetation patterns of Flooding Pampa grasslands. J. of Ecology 89, 562-577.
  • Vasellati, V., M. Oesterheld, D. Medan y J. Loreti. Effects of flooding and drought on the anatomy of Paspalum dilatatum Poir. (Poaceae). Annals of Botany 88, 355-360.
  • Loreti, J., M. Oesterheld y O.E. Sala. 2001. Lack of intraspecific variation in resistance to defoliation in a grass that evolved under light grazing pressure. Plant Ecology 157, 197-204.


  • Sala, O.E., F.S. Chapin III, J.J. Armesto, E. Berlow, J. Bloomfield, R. Dirzo, E. Huber-Sanwald, L.F. Huenneke, R.B. Jackson, A. Kinzig, R. Leemans, D.M. Lodge, H.A. Mooney, M. Oesterheld, N. Poff, M.T. Sykes, B.H. Walker, M. Walker, y D.H. Wall. 2000. Global Biodiversity Scenarios for the Year 2100. Science 287, 1770-1774.
  • Paruelo, J.M., M. Oesterheld., C.M. Di Bella, M. Arzadum, J. Lafontaine, M. Cahuepé, y M. Rebella. 2000. Estimation of primary production of subhumid rangelands from remote sensing data. Applied Vegetation Science 3, 189-195.