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Table 1 Whole trajectory (Career-long) impact ranking of Latin American ecologists, No. allocites, and No. papers in the Scopus database, based on Table S-6, Career-long ranking, by Ioannidis et al. [3]. Here and elsewhere countries in decreasing order by total population size (Table 7). For the global sample, countries are identified by their ISO 3166 Codes

From: Are Latin American ecologists recognized at the world level? A global comparison

Ecologists   Career-long rank N° allocites N° papers
Brazil
 Fearnside, Philip Martin   3804 10,675 237
 Diniz-Filho, José A. F.   30,832 10,388 337
 Junk, Wolfgang J.   30,938 4736 126
 Metzger, Jean Paul   39,906 7208 136
 Galetti, Mauro   57,379 6426 176
 Vasconcelos, Heraldo L.   61,500 5586 138
 Fernandes, Geraldo W.   63,217 4994 359
 Magnusson, William E.   75,881 5026 225
 Martinelli, Luiz A.   77,082 12,480 225
 Pillar, Valerio D.   87,368 4447 150
 Bini, Luis Mauricio   87,806 7925 217
 Oliveira-Filho, Ary T.   91,374 3738 94
 Oliveira, Paulo S.   95,680 2482 99
 Begossi, Alpina   96,919 2079 87
 Escarano, Fabio R.   101,871 2215 101
 Tabarelli, Marcelo   110,477 4861 134
Mexico
 Morrone, Juan J.   29,903 3756 178
 Ceballos, Gerardo   49,596 6803 124
 Williams-Linera, Guadalupe   96,735 1901 65
Argentina
 Diaz, Sandra   16,779 24,616 168
 Aizen, Marcelo A.   24,268 8957 131
 Paruelo, José   52,361 17,020 167
 Vázquez, Diego P.   56,310 5228 71
 Austin, Amy T.   72,262 4951 64
 Morales, Juan M.   92,256 3791 82
 Oesterheld, Martín   93,268 8529 79
 Kitzberger, Thomas   96,056 6905 102
Chile
 Castilla, Juan Carlos   22,950 38,925 92
 Thiel, Martin   30,033 6697 232
 Bozinovic, Francisco   37,534 13,340 271
 Niemeyer, Hermann M.   45,942 4470 243
 Jaksic, Fabián M.   50,576 7306 137
 Marquet, Pablo A.   60,565 3642 162
 Santelices, Bernabé   71,212 14,151 96
 Gianoli, Ernesto   95,480 9161 146
 Navarrete, Sergio A.   100,707 1829 124
Global sample Country    
 Tilman, David US 63 81,754 274
 Møller, Anders Pape FR 171 38,556 952
 Gaston, Kevin J. GB 251 47,195 638
 Vitousek, Peter M. US 265 54,644 290
 Reich, Peter B. AU 377 61,267 635
 Carpenter, Stephen R. US 432 69,414 399
 Chapin, F. Stuart US 562 72,218 431
 Shine, Richard AU 573 29,081 952
 Ricklefs, Robert E. US 603 22,516 365
 Hanski, Ilkka FI 612 23,686 271
 Levin, Simon A. US 630 34,367 405
 Wardle, David A. SG 700 40,086 331
 Simberloff, Daniel US 705 30,301 285
 Brown, James H. US 708 38,873 262
 Körner, Christian CH 722 24,280 339
 Holt, Robert D. US 754 33,481 263