Articles - 2020

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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: Words: amphisbaenians, edge effect, lizards, snakes, urban ecology. Available for download

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 for download

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

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 filtration, geographical distance and dispersion barriers in the formation of plant and animal species turnover in the Amazon. Biodivers Conserv. (2020). DOI: https// Key WordsTropical forest, species distribution, community composition, endemism areas, environmental filtering, Ferns, Termites, Birds, Bats, Gingers, Fish, Palms, Ants, Butterflies. 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

FONSÊCA, K. A.; FIGUEIREDO, D. G.; CELLA-RIBEIRO, A.; DORIA, C. R. da C. 2020. Reproductive and food bioecology of the electric fish Sternarchella calhamazon (Gymnotiformes) from the Madeira River basin. Revista Brasileira de Ciências da Amazônia, v. 9, n. 3, pp. 90-106. ISSN 2317-5729 (edição online). Key Words: Amazon, trophic ecology, benthic fish, reproductive ecologyAvailable for download

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 for download

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 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. Bias-corrected richness estimates for the Amazonian tree flora. Scientific Reports (2020) 10:10130. DOI: Available for download

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

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 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