-under review-

  • Ramírez-Barahona S, Sauquet H, Magallón S (under review) The delayed and geographically heterogenous diversification of flowering plant families.


  • Aguirre-Planter E, Parra-Leyva JG, Ramírez-Barahona S, Scheinvar E, Lira-Saade R, Eguiarte LE (2020) Phylogeography and genetic diversity in a southern North American desert: a case study of Agave kerchovei in the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley. Frontiers in Plant Science, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.00863.
  • Alcántara-Ayala O, Oyama K, Ríos-Muñoz CA, Rivas G, Ramírez-Barahona S, Luna-Vega I (2020) Morphological variation of leaf traits in the Ternstroemia lineata species complex (Ericales: Penthaphylacaceae) in response to geographic and climatic variation. PeerJ, 8, e8307.



  • Baena-Díaz F, Ramírez-Barahona S, Ornelas JF (2018) Hybridization and differential introgression associated with environmental shifts in a mistletoe species complex. Scientific Reports, 8, 5591.

  • Barrera-Redondo J, Ramírez-Barahona S, Eguiarte LE (2018) Rates of molecular evolution in tree ferns are associated with body size, environmental temperature and biological productivityEvolution, 72, 1050-1062. MADE THE COVER

  • Ortiz-Rodríguez AE, Ramírez-Barahona S, González-Hernández D, Lorea-Hernández F (2018) Past climatic fluctuations are associated with morphological differentiation in the cloud forest endemic tree Ocotea psychotrioides (Lauraceae). Plant Systematics and Evolution, 304, 607-617.


  • Pérez-Crespo MJ, Ornelas JF, González-Rodríguez A, Ruiz-Sanchez E, Vásquez AA, Ramírez-Barahona S (2017) Phylogeography and population differentiation in the Psittacanthus calyculatus (Loranthaceae) mistletoe: a complex scenario of the climate-volcanism interaction along the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt. Journal of Biogeography, 44, 2501-2514.
  • Ramírez-Barahona S, González C, González-Rodríguez A, Ornelas JF (2017) The influence of climatic niche preferences on the population genetic structure of a mistletoe species complex. New Phytologist, 24, 1751-1761.


  • Sosa V, Ornelas JF, Ramírez-Barahona S, Gándara E. (2016) Historical reconstruction of climatic and elevation preferences and the evolution of cloud forest-adapted tree ferns in Mesoamerica. Peer J, e2696.
  • Ramírez-Barahona S (2016) Helechos arborescentes de la Sierra Madre del Sur. In Luna-Vega I, Contreras-Medina R, Espinosa D (eds.) Biodiversidad de la Sierra Madre del Sur. Facultad de Ciencias, UNAM, México.
  • Ramírez-Barahona S, Barrera-Redondo J, Eguiarte LE (2016) Rates of ecological divergence and body size evolution are correlated with species diversification in scaly tree ferns. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283, 20161098.
  • Ornelas JF, Gándara E, Vázquez AA, Ramírez-Barahona S, Ortíz-Rodríguez AE, González C, Mejía-Saules MT, Ruiz-Sánchez E (2016) A mistletoe tale: chloroplast and nuclear DNA phylogeography of Psittacanthus schiedeanus (Loranthaceae) in the Mesoamerican cloud forest. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16, 78.

– 2015 –

– 2014 –

  • Escalante AE, Jardón-Borbolla L, Ramírez-Barahona S, Eguiarte LE (2014) The study of biodiverity in the era of massive sequencing. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad, 85, 1249-1264.
  • Ramírez-Barahona S, Eguiarte LE (2014) Changes in the distribution of cloud forests during the Last Glacial predict the patterns of genetic diversity and demographic history of tree fern Alsophila firma (Cyatheaceae). Journal of Biogeography, 41, 2396-2407. MADE THE COVER

– 2013 –

  • Ramírez-Barahona S, Eguiarte LE (2013) The role of glacial cycles in promoting genetic diversity in the Neotropics: the case of cloud forests during the Last Glacial Maximum. Ecology and Evolution, 3, 725-738.

– 2011 –

– 2009 –