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Melo-Sampaio PR, De Oliveira RM, Prates I (2018) A New Nurse Frog from Brazil (Aromobatidae: Allobates), with Data on the Distribution and Phenotypic Variation of Western Amazonian Species. South American Journal of Herpetology 13(2): 131-149. https://doi.org/10.2994/SAJH-D-17-00098.1 PDF

Mastretta‐Yanes A, Xue AT, Moreno‐Letelier A, et al. (2018) Long‐term in situ persistence of biodiversity in tropical sky islands revealed by landscape genomics. Molecular Ecology 27:432–448. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14461 PDF


Nacer DF, do Amaral FR (2017) Striking pseudogenization in avian phylogenetics: Numts are large and common in falcons. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 115: 1-6. doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2017.07.002 PDF

Camacho A, Recoder R, Teixeira M, Kohlsdorf T, Rodrigues MT, Lee MS (2017) Overcoming phylogenetic and geographic uncertainties to test for correlates of range size evolution in gymnophthalmid lizards. Ecography, 40: 764-773. doi:10.1111/ecog.02282 PDF

Potter S, Xue AT, Bragg JG, Rosauer DF, Roycroft EJ, Moritz C (2017) Pleistocene climatic changes drive diversification across a tropical savanna. Molecular Ecology 27: 520–532. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14441 PDF

Zamborlini Saiter F, Brown JL, Thomas WW, Oliveira‐Filho AT, Carnaval AC (2016) Environmental correlates of floristic regions and plant turnover in the Atlantic Forest hotspot. Journal of Biogeography, 43: 2322-2331. doi:10.1111/jbi.12774 PDF

DaSilva MB, Pinto-da-Rocha R, Morrone JJ (2016) Historical relationships of areas of endemism of the Brazilian Atlantic rain forest: a cladistic biogeographic analysis of harvestman taxa (Arachnida: Opiliones). Current Zoology Aug 2016: 1-11. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cz/zow092 PDF

Prates I, Xue AT, Brown JL, Alvarado-Serrano DF, Rodrigues MT, Hickerson, MJ, & Carnaval AC (2016) Inferring responses to climate dynamics from historical demography in neotropical forest lizards. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 113(29), 7978-7985. doi:10.1073/pnas.1601063113 PDF

Alvarado-Serrano D, Hickerson MJ (2016) Spatially explicit summary statistics for historical population genetic inference. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 7: 418–427. PDF

Montade V, Diogo IJS, Bremond L, Favier C, da Costa IR, Ledru MP, Paradis L, Martins ESPR, Burte J, Silva FHM, Verola CF (2016) Pollen-based characterization of montane forest types in north-eastern Brazil. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology in press. PDF

Prates I, Rivera D, Rodrigues MT, Carnaval AC (2016) A mid-Pleistocene rainforest corridor enabled synchronous invasions of the Atlantic Forest by Amazonian anole lizards. Molecular Ecology doi: 10.1111/mec.13821 PDF

Saiter FZ, Brown JL, Thomas WW, de Oliveira-Filho AT, Carnaval AC (2016) Environmental correlates of floristic regions and plant turnover in the Atlantic Forest hotspot. Journal of Biogeography early view. doi:10.1111/jbi.12774 PDF

Brown JL, Weber JJ, Alvarado-Serrano DF, Hickerson MJ, Franks SJ, Carnaval AC (2016) Predicting the genetic consequences of future climate change: The power of coupling spatial demography, the coalescent, and historical landscape changes. American Journal of Botany 103 (1): 153-163. doi: 10.3732/ajb.1500117 PDF

Batalha-Filho H, Miyaki CY (2016) Late Pleistocene divergence and postglacial expansion in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: multilocus phylogeography of Rhopias gularis (Aves: Passeriformes). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 54(2): 137-147. PDF

Xue AT, Hickerson MJ (2015) The aggregate site frequency spectrum for comparative population genomic inference. Molecular Ecology 24: 6223-6240. PDF

de Medeiros MCMP, Guisan A, Lohmann LG (2015) Climate niche conservatism does not explainrestricted distribution patterns in Tynanthus (Bignonieae, Bignoniaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 179: 95-109. PDF

DaSilva MB, Pinto-da-Rocha R, DeSouza AM (2015) A protocol for the delimitation of areas of endemism and the historical regionalization of the Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest using harvestmen distribution data. Caldistics 31: 692-705. PDF

Bragagnolo C, Pinto-da-Rocha R, Atunes, Jr M, Clouse RM (2015) Phylogenetics and phylogeography of a long-legged harvestman (Arachnida : Opiliones) in the Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest reveals poor dispersal, low diversity and extensive mitochondrial introgression. Invertebrate Systematics 29: 386-404. PDF


Bragagnolo C, Hara MR, and Pinto-da-Rocha R (2015) A new family of Gonyleptoidea from South America
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Montemor VM, Bragagnolo C, & Pinto-da-Rocha R (2015) Taxonomic review of the Neotropical genus Neopachylus (Arachnida,
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Grohmann CH (2015) Effects of spatial resolution on slope and aspect derivation for regional-scale analysis. Computers and Geosciences 77: 111-117. PDF

DaSilva MB, Pinto-da-Rocha R, and DeSouza AM (2015) A protocol for the delimitation of areas of endemism and the historical regionalization of the Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest using harvestmen distribution data. Cladistics. doi: 10.1111/cla.12121 PDF


Prates I, Rodrigues MT, Melo-Sampaio PR, Carnaval AC (2015) Phylogenetic relationships of Amazonian anole lizards (Dactyloa): Taxonomic implications, new insights about phenotypic evolution and the timing of diversification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 82: 258-268. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2014.10.005. PDF


Mori BJ, & Pinto-da-Rocha R (2014) Taxonomic revision of Parampheres (Arachnida: Opiliones: Gonyleptidae). Zoologia 31 (6) 541-556. PDF

Cabanne GS, Trujillo-Arias N, Calderón L, d'Horta FM, Miyaki CY (2014) Phenotypic evolution of an Atlantic Forest passerine (Xiphorhynchus fuscus): biogeographic and systematic implications. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 1047-1066 PDF

Pinto-da-Rocha R, Bragagnolo C, Tourinho AL (2014) Three new species of Thrasychiroides Soares & Soares, 1947 from Brazilian Mountains (Opiliones, Eupnoi, Neopilionidae). Zootaxa 3869 (4): 469-482. PDF


Damasceno R, Strangas ML, Carnaval AC, Rodrigues MT and Moritz C (2014) Revisiting the vanishing refuge model of diversification. Frontiers in Genetics. 5:353. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00353. PDF


Batalha-Filho H, Pessoa RO, Fabre PH, Fjeldså J, Irestedt M, Ericson PGP, Silveira LF, Miyaki CY (2014) Phylogeny and historical biogeography of gnateaters (Passeriformes, Conopophagidae) in the South America forests. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 79: 422-432. PDF


Carnaval AC, Waltari E, Rodrigues MT, Rosauer D, VanDerWal J, Damasceno R, Prates I, Strangas M, Spanos Z, Rivera D, Pie MR, Firkowski CR, Bornschein MR, Ribeiro LF, Moritz C. (2014). Prediction of phylogeographic endemism in an environmentally complex biome. Proceedings of the Royal Society 281(1792): 20141461. PDF


Waltari E, Schroeder R, McDonald K, Anderson RP, Carnaval A. (2014). Bioclimatic variables derived from remote sensing: assessment and application for species distribution modeling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, online in advance of print. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.12264. PDF


Dantas GPM, Sari EH, Cabanne GS, Pessoa RO, Marini MÂ, Miyaki CY, Santos FR. (2014). Population genetic Structure of the Atlantic Forest endemic Conopophaga lineata (Passeriformes: Conopophagidae) reveals a contact zone in the Atlantic Forest. Journal of Ornithology: 1-15. PDF


Graham CH, Carnaval AC, Cadena CD, Zamudio KR, Roberts TE, Parra JL, McCain CM, Bowie RCK, Moritz C, Bains SB, Schneider CJ, VanDerWal J, Rahbek C, Kozak KH, and Sanders NJ. (2014) The origin and maintenance of montane biodiversity: integrating evolutionary and ecological processes. Ecography 37: 1-9. PDF


Chan YL, Schanzenbach D, Hickerson, M. (2014) Detecting Concerted Demographic Response across Community Assemblages Using Hierarchical Approximate Bayesian Computation. Molecular Biology and Evolution 31(9): 2501-2515. PDF


Robinson J, Stone G, Lohse K, and Hickerson MJ. (2014) Testing phylogeographic histories with un-phased population genomic data and ABC. Molecular Ecology 23: 4458-4471. PDF


Cook JA, Edwards SV, Lacey E, Guralnick RP, Soltis PS, Soltis DE, Welch C, Bell KC, Galbreath KE, Himes C, Allen J, Heath TA, Carnaval AC, Cooper KL, Liu M, Hanken J. (2014). Aiming Up: Natural History Collections as Emerging Resources for Innovative Undergraduate Education in Biology. Bioscience 64(8):725-734. PDF