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  1. ALMEIDA-CORRÊA, T.; FRAZÃO, L.; COSTA, D. M.; MENIN, M.; KAEFER, I. L. 2020. Effect of environmental parameters on squamate reptiles in an urban forest fragment in central Amazonia. Acta Amazonica v. 50, n. 3, pp. 239-245. DOI: Key Words: amphisbaenians, edge effect, lizards, snakes, urban ecology. Available online

  2. CALLE-RENDÓN, B. R.; TOLEDO, J. J. de; MUSTIN, K.; HILÁRIO, R. R. 2020. Drivers of primate richness and occurence in a naturally patchy landscape in the Brazilian Amazon. Biodiversity and Conservation, v. 29, pp. 3369-3391. DOI: Palavas-chave: Amapá, habitat amount, human-modified landscape, primate conservation, savanna, scale of effect. Disponivel online

  3. CAMPOS, Z.; MUNIZ, F.; MOURÃO, G.; MAGNUSSON, W. E. 2020. Responses of crocodilians to construction of a hydroelectric dam on the Madeira River in the Brazilian Amazon. Herpetological Journal, v. 30 (october 2020), pp. 215-221. DOI: Key Words: environmental impact, dam, crocodilians, Amazonia, conservation. Available online

  4. CARVALHO, W. D.; MEYER, C. F.; XAVIER, B. S.; MUSTIN, K.; CASTRO, I. J.; SOUSA, S. M. S.; PATHEK, D. B.; CAPAVERDE JR, U, D.; HILÁRIO, R. R.; TOLEDO, J. J. de. 2020. Consequences of Replacing Native Savannahs with Acacia Plantations for the Taxonomic, Functional and Phylogenetic α and ß-Diversity of Bats in the Northern Brazilian Amazon. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, v. 8, p. 609214. DOI: 10.3389/FEVO.2020.609214. Key Words: Amazonian ecosystems, Amazonian savannahs, Chiroptera, landscape change, Lavrados de Roraima, non-forest habitats. Available online

  5. 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: Key Words: community ecology, functional ecology, LTER, long-term ecological sites. Available on line

  6. 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. Palavras Chave: Jones & Eggleton protocol, Social insect, species distribution, transect method, Termite survey, Trophic groups, Beta-diversity. Available online

  7. DAMBROS, C.; ZUQUIM, G.; MOULATLET, G. M.; COSTA, F. R. C.; TUOMISTO, H.; RIBAS, C. C.; AZEVEDO, R.; BACCARO, F.; BOBROWIEC, P. E. D.; DIAS, M. S.; EMILIO, T.; ESPIRITO-SANTO, H. M. V.; FIGUEIREDO, F. O. G.; FRANKLIN, E.; FREITAS, C.; GRAÇA, M. B.; D"HORTA, F.; LEITÃO, R. P.; MAXIMIANO, M.; MENDONÇA, F. P.; MENGER, J.; MORAIS, J. W.; SOUZA, A. H. N. de; SOUZA, J. L. P.; TAVARES, V. da C.; VALE, J. D. do; VENTICINQUE, E. M.; ZUANON, J.; MAGNUSSON, W. E. 2020. The role of environmental filtering, geographic distance and dispersal barriers in shapping the turnover of plant and animal species in Amazonia. Biodivers Conserv 29, 3609-3634. DOI: https// Key Words: Tropical forest, species distribution, community composition, endemism areas, environmental filtering, Ferns, Termites, Birds, Bats, Gingers, Fish, Palms, Ants, Butterflies. Available online.

  8. DORIA, C. R. C.; ATHAYDE, S.; LIMA, H. M. de; CARVAJAL-VALLEJOS, F. M.; DUTKA-GIANELLI, J. 2020. Challenges for the governance of small-scale fisheries on the Brazil-Bolivia transboundary region. Society & Natural Resources. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2020.1771492. Key Words: Amazon, common-pool resources, fisheries governance, inland fisheries, riverine communities, transboundary fisheries systems. Available online

  9. DORIA, C. R. C.; DUTKA-GIANELLI, J.; SOUSA, S. T. B. de; CHU, J.; GARLOCK, T. M. 2020. Understanding impacts of dams on the small-scale fisheries of the Madeira River through the lens of the Fisheries Performance Indicators. Marine Policy. DOI: Key Words: Amazon, Fisheries, Development, Riverine communities, Fishery evaluation indicators. Available online

  10. ESTEBAN, E. J. L.; CASTILHO, C. V.; MELGAÇO, K. L.; COSTA, F. R. C. 2020. The outher side of droughts: wet extremes and topography as buffers of negative drought effects in an Amazonian forest. New Phytologist, v. earlyv, p. 1, 2020. Available em

  11. FADINI, S. R. M. C.; BARBOSA, R. I.; RODE, R.; CORRÊA, V.; FADINI, R. 2020. Above-ground biomass estimation for a shrubby mistletoe in an Amazonian savanna. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 36(1), 6-12. DOI:10.1017/S0266467419000294. Key Words: Epiphytes, fire-prone savanna, hemiparasites, host-parasite interactions. Available online

  12. 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: Palavras Chave: Specific gravity, Forest ecology, Tropical forest, Tree, Wood technology. Available online

  13. 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 online

  14. FERREIRA, A. S.; LIMA, A. P.; JEHLE, R.; FERRÃO, M.; STOW, A. 2020. The influence of environmental variation on the genetic structure of a poison frog distributed across continuous Amazonian rainforest. Journal of Heredity, 2020, pp. 457-470. DOI: 10.1093/hered/esaa034. Key Words: RADseq, genetic clusters, landscape genetics, Amazonia, amphibians. Available online

  15. FONSÊCA, K. A.; FIGUEIREDO, D. G.; CELLA-RIBEIRO, A.; DORIA, C. R. da C. 2020. Bioecologia reprodutiva e alimentar do peixe elétrico Sternarchella calhamazon (Gymnotiformes) da bacia do rio Madeira. Revista Brasileira de Ciências da Amazônia, v. 9, n. 3, pp. 90-106. ISSN 2317-5729 (edição online). Key Words: Amazônia, ecologia trófica, peixe bentônico, ecologia reprodutiva. Available online

  16. GADELHA, S. de S.; COSTA, G. da S.; ALMEIDA e SILVA, A. de. 2020. New Braconidae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea) records from Cuniã Ecological Station, Porto Velho, Rondônia, Brazilian Western Amazon. Rev. Bras. de Ciências da Amazônia 9(3): 36-45. Key Words: Parasitoids, Microgastrinae, Doryctinae, diversity. Available online

  17. JACOBI, C. M.; VILLAMARÍN, F.; CAMPOS-SILVA, J. V.; JARDINE, T.; MAGNUSSON, W. E. 2020. Feeding of Arapaima sp.: integrating stomach contents and local ecological knowledge. J Fish Biol. 2020 Jul;97(1):265-272. DOI: 10.1111/jfb.14372. Key Words: Amazon, diet, ethnobiology, ichthyology, predator. Available online

  18. JORGE, R. F.; FERRÃO, M.; LIMA, A. P. 2020. Out of Bond: A new threatened harlequin toad (Bufonidae, Atelopus) from the outer borders of the Guiana shield in Central Amazonia described through integrative taxonomy. Diversity 12, 310. DOI: 10.3390/d1208310. Key Words: conservation, genetics, integrative taxonomy, morphology, vocalization. Available online

  19. JORGE, R. F.; MAGNUSSON, W. E.; SILVA, D. A. da; POLO, E. M.; LIMA, A. P. 2020. Urban growth threatens the lowland Amazonian Manaus harlequin frog which represents and evolutionarily significant unit within the genus (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, v. 1, p. jzs. 12390-11. DOI:10.1111/jzs.12390. Key Words: Amazonia Central, heterogeneidade ambiental, risco de extinção, modificação ambiental, sapo arlequim. Available online

  20. 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: Cerrado amazônico, mosaico de vegetação, pesquisa ecológico de longa duração. Available on line

  21. 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: Palavras Chave: Fisheries management, Trophic impact matrix, Damming, Amazonian River, Ecopath with Ecosim. Available online

  22. LIMA, A. P.; FERRÃO, M.; SILVA, D. L. da. 2020. Not as widespread as throught: Integrative taxonomy reveals cryptic diversity in the Amazonian nurse frog Allobates tinae Melo-Sampaio, Oliveira and Prates, 2018 and description of a new species. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, v. 58, n. 4, pp. 1173-1194. DOI: 10.1111/jzs.12406. Key Words: Amazonia, bioacoustics, egg coloration, interfluve purus, Madeira, morphology, tadpoles. Available online

  23. LOURENÇO, I. H.; ANJOS, M. R.; BARREIROS, J. P. S. R. 2020. Low-cost technology for fish monitoring applied to the fishing of two species of pacu in Amazonas, Brazil. Boletim do Instituto de Pesca (Online), v. 46, pp. 1-6. Key Words: Sul do Amazonas, pesca Artesanal, manejo Pesqueiro. Available online

  24. MAGNUSSON, W. E. 2020. Environmental Forum, v. 37, Issue 3, May-June 2020, pp. 27-31. 

  25. MAGNUSSON, W. E.; ROSA, C.; LAYME, V. M. G.; GHIZONI JR., I. R.; LIMA, A. P. 2020. Local effects of global climate on a small rodent Necromys lasiurus. Journal of Mammalogy, XX(X):1-7, 2020. DOI: 10.1093/jmammal/gyaa140. Key Words: Amazon, climate change, metapopulation, population fluctuation, small mammals, Southern Oscillation Index. Available online

  26. MATOS, L. C. N. de; SANTANA, F. D.; BACCARO, F. B. 2020. Relações alométricas entre os tamanhos de sementes artificiais removidas e de formigas em um fragmento florestal na Amazônia Central. Bol. Mus. Para. Emílio Goeldi, Cienc. Nat., Belém, v. 15, n. 1, pp. 155-164, jan-abr. 2020. Key Words: Comportamento, Mirmecocoria, Mutualismo, Floresta Tropical. Available online

  27. MOTA. E. P.; KAEFER, I. L.; NUNES, M. da S.; LIMA, A. P.; FARIAS, I. P. 2020. Hidden diversity within the broadly distributed Amazonian giant monkey frog (Phyllomedusa bicolor: Phyllomedusidae). Amphibia-Reptilia, n. 41, pp. 439-359. DOI: 10.1163/15685381-bja10003. Key Words: cryptic diversity, genetic diversity, Phyllomedusidae, phylogeography, tropical rainforest. Available online

  28. 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. DOI: Available online

  29. 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. DOI: Key Words: Acoustic parameters, Amazon-Cerrado ecotone, glass frog, intraspecific genetic variation. Available online

  30. 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. DOI: Key Words: Biogeography, ecology, epidemiology, Science and Medical Education, climate, coronavirus, health, pandemic. Available on line

  31. 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. Palavras Chave: adventitious roots, Amazonia, Bignoniaceae, canopy gap, disturbance, forest dynamic, resprouters, treefall. Available online

  32. ROJAS, D.; LIMA, A. P.; MOMIGLIANO, P.; SIMÕES, P. I.; DUDANIEC, R. Y.; AVILA-PIRES, T. C. S.; HOOGMOED, M. S.; BITAR, Y. O. da C.; KAEFER, I. L.; AMÉZQUITA, A.; STOW, A. 2020. The evolution of polymorphism in the warning coloration of the Amazonian poison frog Adelphobates galactonotus. Heredity (2020): v. 124, pp. 439-456. DOI: Available online

  33. 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: Palavras Chave: Brazil, camera traps, Critically Endangered, eDNA, mammals, river, terrestrial. Available online

  34. 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: Palavras Chave: earthstars; gasteroid fungus; Geastrum lloydianum; Geastrum subiculosum; mycelial growth. Available online

  35. 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: Palavras Chave: Arecaceae, Campinarana, Environmental impacts, Extreme weather events, Madeira River, Várzea forests, Terra-firme forests. Available online

  36. SILVA, E. P. da; BORBA, G. C.; MAGALHÃES, C.; ZUANON, J.; MAGNUSSON, W. E. 2020. Habitat segregation among freshwater shrimp species in an Amazonian rainforest stream system. Freshwater Biology 2020; 65: p. 674-687. DOI: 10.1111/fwb.13458. Key Words: apparent competition, habitat dimensions, predator composition, resource partitioning, catchment. Available online

  37. 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: 10.3897/neotropical.15.e47641 .Key Words: Chiroptera, diversity, feeding guilds, habitat use, species composition. Available online

  38. 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 online

  39. SILVESTRE, S. M.; CALLE-RÉNDON, B. R.; TOLEDO, J. J. de; HILÁRIO, R. R. 2020. Drivers of hunting in the savannahs of Amapá: implications for conservation, ORYX, v. 54, pp. 1-7. DOI: Key Words: Amazon, Amazonian savannah, bushmeat, Cerrado of Amapá, commercial hunting, game species, subsistence hunting, wild meat. Available online

  40. 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. Palavras Chave: water table, groundwater, Arecaceae, drought, extreme events, forest dynamics, tropical forest, climate change. Available online

  41. 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, pp. 01-106. DOI: Key Words: Rhaebo guttatus, Amazon, Bufonidae, Methanolic extracts, chemical profile. Available online

  42. SOUZA, J. L. P.; FERNANDES, I. O. 2020. Do spatial and temporal scales affect the efficiency of surrogates in ant monitoring on the hydroelectric power-plant area in Brazilian Amazon? Ecological Indicators, DOI: Key Words: Amazon, Madeira River, Species occurence, Standardized sampling protocol, Tropical forest. Available online

  43. 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 online

  44. 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 online

  45. TODESCHINI, F.; TOLEDO, J. J.; ROSALINO, L. M. C.; HILÁRIO, R. R. 2020. Niche differentiation mechanisms among canopy frugivores and zoochoric trees in the northeastern extreme of the Amazon. Acta Amazonica, v. 50, pp. 263-272. DOI: Key Words: Amapá National Forest, frugivory, phenology, seed dispersal, tropical rainforest. Available online

  46. TORRALVO, K.; MAGNUSSON, W. E.; DURGANTE, F. 2020. Efectiveness of Fourier transform near-infrared spectroscopy spectra for species identification of anurans fixed in formaldehyde and conserved in alcohol: A new tool for integrative taxonomy. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, p. 1-14. DOI: 10.1111/jzs.12442. Key Words: Amazonian frog, near-infrared spectroscopy, species identification, taxonomy, methods, zoological collections. Available online

  47. TORRES, M. T.; SOUZA, J. L.; BACCARO, F. B. 2020. Distribution of epigeic and hypogeic ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) at ombrophilous forests in the Brazilian Amazon. Sociobiology, v. 67, pp. 186-200. Key Words: Amazonia, Community ecology, Environment gradient, Stratification, Subterranean. Available online

  48. TOURINHO, A. L.; BECHIMOL, M.; PORTO, W.; PERES, C. A.; STORCK'TONON, D. 2020. Marked composition changes in harvestmen assemblages in Amazonian forest islands induced by a mega dam. Insect Conservation and Diversity, v. 13, pp. 432-444. DOI: Key Words: Conservation biology, landscape ecology, habitat fragmentation, hydroelectric dams, environmental quality, indicators species. Disponivel online

  49. VALENCIA-AGUILAR, A.; RODRIGUES, D. de J.; PRADO, C. P. A. 2020. Male care status influences the risk-taking decisions in a glassfrog. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 74:84. DOI: Key Words: Anura, Hyalinobatrachium cappellei, Time allocation, Paternal care, Predation risk, Offspring survival. Available online

  50. 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 femoratus, Crematogaster levior, dominância, mutualismo, parabiose. Disponivel online