Articles - 2020

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COSTA, F. R. C.; ZUANON, J. A. S.; BACCARO, F. B.; ALMEIDA, J. S. de; MENGER, J. da S.; SOUZA, J. L. P.; BORBA, G. C.; ESTEBAN, E. J. L.; BERTIN, V. M.; GEROLAMO, C. S.; NOGUEIRA, A.; CASTILHO, C. V. de. 2020. Effects of climate change on Central Amazonian Forests: a two decades synthesis of monitoring tropical biodiversity. Oecologia Australis, v. 24, n. 2, pp. 317-335. DOI: Words:: community ecology, functional ecology, LTER, long-term ecological sites. Available for download

DAMBROS, C. S.; MORAIS, J. W. ; VASCONCELLOS, A.; FRANKLIN, E. 2020. Defining a termite sampling protocol for ecological studies: An effective method to increase statistical power. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SOIL BIOLOGY, v. 96, p. 103145. Key Words: Jones & Eggleton protocol, Social insect, Species distribution, Transect method, Termite survey, Trophic groups, Beta-diversity. Available for download

FARIAS, H. L. S.; SILVA, W. R.; PERDIZ, R. de O.; CITÓ, A. C.;  CARVALHO, L. C. da S.; BARBOSA, R. I. 2020. Dataset on wood density of trees in ecotone forests in Northern Brazilian Amazonia. Dataset on wood density of trees in ecotone forests in Northern Brazilian Amazonia. Data in Brief, v. 30: june 2020, 105378. DOI: Key Words: Specific gravity, Forest ecology, Tropical forest, Tree, Wood technology. Available for download

FERRÃO, M.; MORAVEC, J.; HANKEN, J.; LIMA, A. P. 2020. A new species of Dendropsophus (Anura, Hylidae) from southwestern Amazonia with a green bilobate vocal sac. ZooKeys, 942: 77-104. DOI: Key Words:: Amphibia, advertisement call, Amazonian biodiversity, Dendropsophus microcephalus species group, Dendropsophus bilobatus sp. nov., integrative taxonomy, morphology, upper Madeira River. Available for download

LIMA, J. M.; CASTRO, A. B.; LIMA, A. P.; MAGNUSSON, W. E.; LANDEIRO, V. L.; FADINI, R. F. 2020. Influência do regime de queimadas sobre a riqueza e composição florística de uma savana isolada na Amazônia - PELD Oeste do Pará. Oecologia Australis, v. 24, n. 2, pp. 301-316. DOI: Key Words: Amazonian savanna (Cerrado), vegetation mosaic, long-term ecological research. Available for download

LIMA, M. A. L.; DORIA, C. R.; CARVALHO, A. R.; ANGELINI, R. 2020. Fisheries and trophic structure of a large tropical river under impoundment. Ecologial Indicators, v. 113, june 2020, 106162. DOI: Key Words: Fisheries management, Trophic impact matrix, Damming, Amazonian River, Ecopath with Ecosim. Available for download

PENHACEK, M.; ANJOS, S.; OLIVEIRA, E.; HERNÁNDEZ-RUZ, E. J.; RODRIGUES, L. R.; GUERRA, V.; RODRIGUES, D. 2020. First record of Vitreorana ritae (Anura, Centrolenidae) for southern Amazonia inferred from molecular, reproductive and acoustic evidence. Caldasia, 42(2): xx-xx, Julio-diciembre. Available for download and

PEIXOTO, G. M.; De Fraga, R.; ARAÚJO, M. C.; KAEFER, I. L.; LIMA, A. P. 2020. Hierarchical effects of historical and environmental factors on lizard assemblages in the upper Madeira River, Brazilian Amazonia. PLoS ONE 15(6): e0233881. Available for download and

PEQUENO, P.; MENDEL, B.; ROSA, C.; BOSHOLN, M.; SOUZA, J. L.; BACCARO, F.; BARBOSA, R.; MAAGNUSSON, W. 2020. Air transportation, population density and temperature predict the spread of COVID-19 in Brazil. PeerJ 8:e9322. Key Words: Biogeography, ecology, epidemiology, Science and Medical Education, climate, coronavirus, health, pandemic. Available from

ROCHA, E. X.; SHIETTI, J,; GEROLAMO, C. S.; BURNHAM, R. B.; NOGUEIRA, A. 2020. Higher rates of liana regeneration after canopy fall drives species abundance patterns in central Amazonia. Journal of Ecology, v. 00, p. 1–11. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.13345. Key Words: adventitious roots, Amazonia, Bignoniaceae, canopy gap, disturbance, forest dynamic, resprouters, treefall. Available for download

SALES, N. G.; KAIZER, M. da C.; COSCIA, I.; PERKINS, J. C.; HIGHLANDS, A.; BOUBLI, J. P.; MAGNUSSON, W. E.; SILVA, M. N. F. da; BENVENUTO, C.; McDEVITT, A. D. 2020. Assessing the potential of environmental DNA metabarcoding for monitoring Neotropical mammals: a case study in the Amazon and Atlantic Forest, Brazil. Mammal Review (2020), Short Communication, p. 1-5. DOI: Key Words: Brazil, camera traps, Critically Endangered, eDNA, mammals, river, terrestrial. Available for download

SANTANA, M. D. F.; VARGAS-ISLA, R.; NOGUEIRA, J. da C.; ACCIOLY, T.; SILVA, B. D. B. da; COUCEIRO, S. R. M.; BASEIA, I. G.; ISHIKAWA, N. K. 2020. Obtaining monokaryotic and dikaryotic mycelial cultures of two Amazonian strains of Geastrum (Geastraceae, Basidiomycota). Acta Amazonica, v.  50, n. 1, p. 61 - 67. DOI: Key Words: earthstars; gasteroid fungus; Geastrum lloydianum; Geastrum subiculosum; mycelial growth. Available for download

SANTOS, E. A. dos; MEDEIROS, M. B.; FERREIRA, E. J. L.; SIMON, M. F.; OLIVEIRA, W. L.; COSTA, F. R. C. 2020. Palm distribution patterns in the southwestern Brazilian Amazon: Impact of a large hydroelectric dam. Forest Ecology and Management, v. 463, 118032. DOI: Key Words: Arecaceae, Campinarana, Environmental impacts, Extreme weather events, Madeira River, Várzea forests, Terra-firme forests. Available for download

SILVA, R. C.; SILVEIRA, M.; VERDE, R. S. 2020. Vertical stratification of phyllostomid bats assemblage (Chiroptera, Phyllostomidae) in a florest fragment in Brazilian Southwestern Amazon. Neotropical Biology and Conservation 15(2): pp. 107-120. DOI: Key Words: Chiroptera, diversity, feeding guilds, habitat use, species composition. Available for download

SINHORIN, A. P.; KERKHOFF, J.; OGLIO, E. L. D.; RODRIGUES, D. de J.; VASCONCELOS, L. G. de; SINHORIN, V. D. G. 2020. Chemical profile of the paratoid gland secretion of the Amazonian toad (Rhinella margaritifera). Toxicon 182, pp. 30-33. DOI: Key Words: Bufonidae, Bufadienolides, Amazonian anuranfauna. Available for download

SOUSA, T. R.; SCHIETTI, J.; COELHO DE SOUZA, F.; ESQUIVEL-MUELBERT, A.; RIBEIRO, I. O.; EMÍLIO, T.; PEQUENO, P. A. C. L.; PHILLIPS, O.; COSTA, F. R. C. 2020. Palms and trees resist extreme drought in Amazon forests with shallow water tables. Journal of Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.13377. Key Words: water table, groundwater, Arecaceae, drought, extreme events, forest dynamics, tropical forest, climate change. Available for download

SOUZA, E.B.R., SOUSA-JÚNIOR, P.T., VASCONCELOS, L.G., RODRIGUES, D.J., SINHORIN, V.D.G., KERKHOFF, J., PELISSARI, S.R.N., SINHORIN, A.P., 2020. Comparative study of the chemical profile of the parotoid gland secretions from Rhaebo guttatus from different regions of the Brazilian Amazon. Toxicon 179, p. 01-106.

SOUZA, M. C. de; FADER, A. A. C.; SILVEIRA, M.; LIESENFELD, M. V. A. 2020. Diodia kuntzei K. Schum (Rubiaceae, Spermacoceae): a new record for the state of Acre, Brazil. Check List 16(3): pp. 675-679. DOI: Key Words:: Alto Juruá flora, geographic distribution, taxonomy. Available for download

ter STEEGE, H.; PRADO, P. I.; LIMA, R. A. F. de; POS, E.; COELHO, L. de S.; LIMA FILHO, D. de A.; SALOMÃO, R. P.; AMARAL, I. L.; MATOS, F. D. de A.; CASTILHO, C. V.; PHILLIPS, O. L.; GUEVARA, J. E.; CARIM, M. de J. V.; LÓPEZ, D. C.; MAGNUSSON, W. E. et al. 2020. Biased-corrected richness estimates for the Amazonian tree flora. Scientific Reports (2020) 10:10130. DOI: Available for download

VICENTE, R. E.; SILVA, I. V. da; IZZO, T. J. 2020. Jardins de formigas: qual o estado do conhecimento sobre essas interações mutualísticas entre formigas e plantas? Bol. Mus. Para. Emílio Goeldi, Cienc. Nat., Belém, v. 15, n. 1, pp. 55-63, jan. - abr. 2020. Key Words: Camponotus femoratusCrematogaster levior, dominância, mutualismo, parabiose. Available for download