Articles

TROPICAL BIOLOGY AWARD 2016

William Eberhard

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Spatio-temporal variation of the ichthyofauna in Xel-Ha, Mexican Caribbean Marine Park and its relationship to physico-chemical parameters

Alejandro Aldana Moreno, Jorge Montero Muñoz, Dalila Aldana Aranda

1353-1367 |

Population structure and reproduction of a migratory fish Leporinus piau (Characiformes: Anostomidae) in a semiarid tropical reservoir, Brazil

Darlan Dantas Alves de Araújo, Jônnata Fernandes de Oliveira, Rodrigo Silva da Costa, José Luís Costa Novaes

1369-1381 |

The geographic distribution of Costa Rican velvet worms (Onychophora: Peripatidae)

José Pablo Barquero González, Adrián Alonso Cabrera Alvarado, Stephanie Vallejo Cubero, Julián Monge Nájera, Bernal Morera Brenes

1401-1414 |

Does Plan B work? Home range estimations from stored on board and transmitted data sets produced by GPS-telemetry in the Colombian Amazon

Jaime A. Cabrera, Eduardo Molina, Tania González, Dolors Armenteras

1441-1450 |

The jaguar Panthera onca (Carnivora: Felidae) in “El Cielo” Biosphere Reserve, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Rogelio Carrera-Treviño, Ivan Lira-Torres, Luis Martínez-García, Martha López-Hernández

1451-1468 |

Diversity and biogeographic affinities of sharks, rays and chimaeras (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii, Holocephali) of Mexico

Luis Fernando Del Moral Flores, Juan J. Morrone, Javier Alcocer, Gerardo Pérez-Ponce de León

1469-1486 |

Updating the larval habitats of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in Camagüey, Cuba

Lorenzo Diéguez, Rafael Pino, Julio Andrés, Arturo Hernández, Pedro Mª Alarcón-Elbal, José L. San Martín

1487-1493 |

Population size and behavior pattern of Grus canadensis nesiotes (Aves: Gruidae) in two localities of Cuba

Yarelys Ferrer-Sanchez, Idael Ruiz, Dennis Denis, Yordanis Torres, Fernando Abasolo-Pacheco, Alexis H. Plasencia-Vazquez

1495-1504 |

Profile of plasmatic progesterone on pregnancy, and the postpartum estrus of Dasyprocta prymnolopha (Rodentia: Dasyproctidae)

Diva Anelie Guimarães, Otavio Mitio Ohashi, Michele Singh, William Vale

1519-1526 |

Seasonal behavior of Thalassia testudinum (Hydrocharitaceae) metabolites

Yasnay Hernández Rivera, Kethia González García, Olga del Rosario Valdés-Iglesias, Akaena Zarabozo Silva, Yessica Portal Ríos, Abilio Laguna Granja, Beatriz Martínez Daranas, María Rodríguez García, Richard Gutiérrez Cuesta

1527-1535 |

Altitudinal distribution, richness and composition of bird assemblages in a mountainous region in Southern Nayarit, Mexico

Nidia Gisell Jaime-Escalante, Elsa Margarita Figueroa-Esquivel, José Fernando Villaseñor Gómez, Edwin Alberto Jacobo-Sapien, Fernando Puebla-Olivares

1537-1551 |

Large mammal community composition and density under a disturbance gradient in Northeast Costa Rica

Emily S. Khazan, Maniel Arias, Luis M. Fernández

1553-1564 |

Seedling growth and survival of five tree species in secondary forests and adjacent pastures in the montane rain forests of Southern Costa Rica

Juan Manuel Ley-López, Gerardo Ávalos, Eduardo Chacón-Madrigal

1565-1583 |

Shell shape variation of queen conch Strombus gigas (Mesograstropoda: Strombidae) from Southwest Caribbean

Edna Judith Márquez, Natalia Restrepo-Escobar, Francisco Luis Montoya-Herrera

1585-1595 |

Permanent germinal epithelium and reproductive cycle of Atractosteus tropicus (Lepisosteiformes: Lepisosteidae) males, Tabasco, Mexico

Otilio Méndez-Marin, Arlette Amalia Hernández Franyutti, Carlos Alfonso Álvarez-González, Mari Carmen Uribe, Wilfrido Miguel Contreras-Sánchez

1597-1609 |

Evaluation of PAE and AE for identifying generalized tracks using snakes in Hidalgo, Mexico

Gustavo Montiel Canales, Irene Goyenechea Mayer-Goyenechea, Leonardo Fernández Badillo, Jesús Martín Castillo Cerón

1611-1624 |

Effects of human disturbance on the population dynamics of Ocypode quadrata (Decapoda: Ocypodidae) in beaches of the Mexican Caribbean

Frank Alberto Ocaña, Alberto De Jesús Navarrete, Rosa María De Jesús Carrillo, José Juan Oliva Rivera

1625-1641 |

Reproductive aspects of Pomacea flagellata (Mollusca: Ampullariidae) at Bacalar lagoon, Quintana Roo, México

José J. Oliva-Rivera, Frank A. Ocaña, Alberto de Jesús-Navarrete, Rosa M. de Jesús-Carrillo, Abel A. Vargas-Espósitos

1643-1650 |

Water absorption and method improvement concerning electrical conductivity testing Acacia mangium (Fabaceae) seeds

Daniel Luiz de Oliveira, Oscar Jose Smiderle, Pollyana Priscila Schurtz Paulino, Aline das Graças Souza

1651-1660 |

Using indigenous knowledge to link hyper-temporal land cover mapping with land use in the Venezuelan Amazon: "The Forest Pulse"

Jesús Olivero, Francisco Ferri, Pelayo Acevedo, Jorge Lobo, John E. Fa, Miguel Á. Farfán, David Romero, Guzmán Blanco, Raimundo Real

1661-1682 |

Light environment in the understory of an Andean cloud forest: canopy structure and climatic seasonality

Ana Mercedes Quevedo Rojas, Teresa Schwarzkopf, Carlos García, Mauricio Jerez Rico

1699-1707 |

Fine root dynamics and its relationship with soil fertility in tropical rainforests of Chocó

Harley Quinto, Haylin Caicedo, May Thelis Perez, Flavio Moreno

1709-1719 |

Total protein composition of young and adult Biomphalaria alexandrina snails with different compatibilities to Schistosoma mansoni infection

Hayam A Sadaka, Iman Fathy Abou-El-Naga, Eglal I Amer, Iman H Diab, Safaa I Kher

1747-1757 |

Anaerobic microbiota: spatial-temporal changes in the sediment of a tropical coastal lagoon with ephemeral inlet in the Gulf of Mexico

María del Rocío Torres-Alvarado, Laura G. Calva-Benítez, Sergio Álvarez-Hernández, Gloria Trejo-Aguilar

1759-1770 |