Ait Babahmad, R., Msou, S., McCandless, S., Caruso, E., D’Ambrosio, U., Martin, G.J. Ouhammou, A.. Rankou, H. 2020. Floristic richness, composition, medicinal diversity and flora checklist of a key biodiversity area in the High Atlas (Imegdal). Manuscript submitted for publication.

Bendella, A., Caruso, E., D’Ambrosio, U., Dominguez, P., Martin, G.J., M’sou, S., Romera, M.C. (2020). Rights over land among High Atlas communities in Morocco: The case of agdals. Manuscript in preparation.

Da Silva, P. 2020. Preserving local cultural heritage through capacity building for girls in the Moroccan High Atlas. In: Hunter, D., Monville-Oro, E., Burgos, B., Roel, C.N., Calub B.M., Gonsalves, J., Lauridsen, N. (eds.). Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets: Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition. Routledge. 302 pp.

Rankou, R., Ait Babahmad, R., M’sou, S., Skipper, J., McCandless, S., Caruso, E., Martin, G.J. and Ouhammou, A. 2020.  IUCN Red List assessment uncovers the high-level of extinction risk to the High Atlas biodiversity hotspots. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Rankou, R., M’sou, S., Ait Babahmad, R., S., Caruso, E., D’Ambrosio, U., Martin, G.J. and Ouhammou, A. 2020. Moroccan High Atlas Agdals – Floristic richness, composition, medicinal diversity and flora checklist (Case study: Agdal-Igourdane). Manuscript submitted for publication.

Teixidor-Toneu, I., Elhajjam, A &, D’Ambrosio, U. 2020. Ethnoveterinary Practices in the Maghreb. In: McGaw L., Abdalla M. (eds) Ethnoveterinary Medicine. Springer, Cham. pp. 285-310.

Teixidor-Toneu, I., Martin, G.J., M’sou, S. & D’Ambrosio, U. 2020. Integrating Amazigh cultural practices in Moroccan High Atlas biodiversity conservation. In: Thornton, F. & Bhagwat, S.A. (eds.). Handbook of Indigenous Environmental Knowledge: Global Themes and Practice. The Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Environmental Knowledge. In press.

Teixidor-Toneu, I., M’Sou, S., Salamat, H., Ait Baskad, H., Ait Illigh, F., Atyah, T., Mouhdach, H., Rankou, H., Ait Babahmad, R., Caruso, E., Martin, G.J., D’Ambrosio U. 2020. Assessing plant conservation status: linking local ecological knowledge and biodiversity conservation in the High Atlas, Morocco. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Rankou, H., D’Ambrosio, U., Caruso, E. and Martin, G.J. 2018. “KBAs for plants by country – Morocco” in Valderrábano, M., Gil, T., Heywood, V., Montmollin, B.d. (eds) Conserving wild plants in the South and East Mediterranean region, pp. 45-52 Gland, Switzerland: IUCN.

Roma, Ardón R., Manuel Felipe F., Manuel Perfecto, E., Eduardo González, F. 2018. Estrategias de manejo adaptadas al territorio en la Chinantla. De la recolección a los agroecosistemas: soberanía alimentaria y conservación de la biodiversidad. ED: Silv E, Martínez V, Lascurain M, Rodríguez E. Primera Edición. Unviersidad Veracruzana. Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico. 65-80 p.

Ouarghidi, A., Powell, B., Martin, G.J. and Abbad, A. 2017. Traditional Sustainable Harvesting Knowledge and Distribution of a Vulnerable Wild Medicinal Root (A. pyrethrum var. pyrethrum) in Ait M’hamed Valley, Morocco. Economic Botany 71: 83-96. https://doi:10.1007/s12231-017-9374-2. 

Teixidor-Toneu, I., Martin, G.J., Puri, R.K., Ouhammou, A., Hawkins, J.A. 2017. Treating infants with frigg: Linking disease aetiologies, medicinal plant use and care-seeking behaviour in southern Morocco. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 13:4.

Bacchetta, L., Visioli, F., Cappelli, G., Caruso, E., et al. 2016. ‘A manifesto for the valorization of wild edible plants’ Journal of Ethnopharmacology 191:180-187. DOI:

Caruso, E. et al. 2016. ‘Lessons for Research Policy and Practice: The Case of Co-enquiry Research With Rural Communities’. Journal of Research Practice 12(1), Article M1. Open Access:

Teixidor-Toneu, I., Martin G.J., Ouhammou A., Puri, R.K., Hawkins, J.A. 2016. An ethnomedicinal survey of a Tashelhit-speaking community in the High Atlas, Morocco. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 188:96–110.

Teixidor-Toneu, I., Martin, G.J., Ouhammou, A., Puri, R.K., Hawkins, J.A. 2016. Comprehensive dataset of the medicinal plants used by a Tashelhit-speaking community in the High Atlas, Morocco. Data in Brief, 8, 516-519. 

Caruso, E. (ed.) 2015. Conducting and Communicating Ethnobotanical Research: a methods manual. MedPlant/Global Diversity Foundation. Available for download at:

Caruso, E., Camacho Benavides, C., del Campo García, C., Roma, R, Medinaceli, A., 2015. Co-enquiry and Participatory Research for Community Conservation: a methods manual. COMBIOSERVE/Global Diversity Foundation. Available for download at:

Rankou, H., A. Culham, M.S. Taleb, A. Ouhammou, G.J. Martin, S.L. Jury. 2015. Conservation assessments and Red Listing of the endemic Moroccan flora (monocotyledons). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 177:504-575.

de Boer, H.J., Ouarghidi, A., Martin, G.J., Abbad, A., Kool, A. 2014. DNA Barcoding Reveals Limited Accuracy of Identifications Based on Folk Taxonomy. PLoS ONE 9(1): e84291. https://doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084291.

Ibarra, J.T., Barreau, A., Del Campo, C., Camacho, C. I., McCandless, S. R. and Martin, G.J. 2011. When formal and market based conservation mechanisms disrupt food sovereignty: impacts of community conservation and payments for environment services on an indigenous community in Oaxaca, Mexico. Special Issue on Forests, Biodiversity and Food Security: International Review of Forestry 13(3):318-337.

Martin, G.J., C.I. Camacho, C. del Campo, S. Anta, F. Chapela and M.A. González. 2011. Indigenous and Community Conserved Areas in Oaxaca, Mexico. Management of Environmental Quality 22(2):250-226. Special Issue on Traditional Agricultural landscapes and Community Conserved Areas.

Martin, G.J., C. del Campo, C.I. Camacho, G. Espinoza and X. Zolueta. 2010. Negotiating the web of law and policy: community designation of Indigenous and Community Conserved Areas in Mexico, Policy Matters 17:195-204 – Special Issue on Conservation Pluralism: Towards Diversity in Law Policy and Practice