Publicações

2020

  • Lima LR, Bruschi DP, Nascimento FAC, Araújo PVS, Costa LP, Thomé MTC, Garda AA, Zattera ML, Mott T. Below the waterline: cryptic diversity of aquatic pipid frogs (Pipa carvalhoi) unveiled through an integrative taxonomy approach. Systematics and Biodiversity (2020) 0(0):1-13.
  • Delciellos AC, Aguieiras M, Mendonça GC, Loss AC, Rocha-Barbosa O, Geise L. Sympatry between species of Juliomys (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae) along an altitudinal gradient in the Serra da Bocaina National Park. Biota Neotropica 20(3): e20200958. 2020.
  • Faria DM, da Silva JM, Costa LP, Paiva SR, Marino CL, Rollo MM, Baker CS, Farro APC. Low mtDNA diversity in a highly differentiated population of spinner dolphins (Stenella longirostris) from the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago, Brazil. PLoS One 15: e0230660, 2020.

2019

  • Leone, MF, Loss AC,  Rocha RG, Paes RD, Costa LP. To stripe or not to stripe? Natural selection and disruptive coloration in two sympatric species of Neotropical marsupials from the genus Monodelphis (Mammalia, Didelphidae). Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Mastozoologia  85: 86–94, 2019.
  • Courcelle M, Tilak MK, Leite YLR, Douzery EJP, Fabre PH. Digging for the spiny rat and hutia phylogeny using a gene capture approach, with the description of a new mammal subfamily. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 136: 241–253, 2019.
  • Zanchetta LS, Rocha RG, Leite YLR. Comparative phylogeography and demographic history of two marsupials of the Atlantic Forest in eastern Brazil. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 2019.
  • Peixoto, A.L.; Mendes, S.L.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Fraga, C.N. O significado e a importância das listas regionais de espécies ameaçadas de extinção. In: Claudio Nicoletti de Fraga; Mileide de Holanda Formigoni; Flávia Guimarães Chaves. (Org.). Fauna e flora ameaçadas de extinção no estado do Espírito Santo. Pp. 24-40. Santa Teresa, ES: Instituto Nacional da Mata Atlântica, 2019.
  • Costa, L.P.; et al. Mamíferos ameaçados de extinção no estado do Espírito Santo. In: Claudio Nicoletti de Fraga; Mileide de Holanda Formigoni; Flávia Guimarães Chaves. (Org.). Fauna e flora ameaçadas de extinção no estado do Espírito Santo. Pp. 314-341. Santa Teresa, ES: Instituto Nacional da Mata Atlântica, 2019.
  • Fraga, C.N.; et al. Lista da fauna e flora ameaçadas de extinção no estado do Espírito Santo. In: Claudio Nicoletti de Fraga; Mileide de Holanda Formigoni; Flávia Guimarães Chaves. (Org.). Fauna e flora ameaçadas de extinção no estado do Espírito Santo. Pp. 342-421. Santa Teresa: Instituto Nacional da Mata Atlântica, 2019.

2018

2017

  • Fabre PH, Upham NS, Emmons LH, Justy F, Leite YLR, Loss ACC, Orlando L, Tilak MK, Patterson BD, Douzery EJP. Mitogenomic phylogeny, diversification, and biogeography of South American spiny rats. Molecular Biology and Evolution 34:613–633, 2017.
  • Rocha RG, Duda R, Flores T, Rossi RV, Sampaio IC, Mendes-Oliveira AC, Leite YLR, Costa LP. Cryptic diversity in the Oecomys roberti complex: revalidation of Oecomys tapajinus (Rodentia, Cricetidae). Journal of Mammalogy 99:174–186, 2017.
  • Dario MA, Lisboa CV, Costa LM et al. High Trypanosoma diversity is maintained by bats and triatomines in Espírito Santo state, Brazil. PLoS One 12:e0188412, 2017.
  • Guerra EB, Leite YLR. Non-volant mammals of the Mestre Álvaro Environmental Protection Area, state of Espírito Santo, southeastern Brazil. Check List 13:935–943, 2017.

2016

2015

  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E.; Serafini, A.; Costa, L. P.; Nogueira, A. J.; Malvasio, A.; Martins, I.; Fonseca, C. M. 2015. The usefulness of different methods for biodiversity surveys in the Amazonia/Cerrado ecotone. Natureza On Line 15: 33-45.
  • Duda, R.; Costa, L. P. 2015. Morphological, morphometric and genetic variation among cryptic and sympatric species of southeastern South American three-striped opossums (Monodelphis: Mammalia: Didelphidae). Zootaxa 3936: 485-506.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E.; Loss, A. C. C.; Heller, R.; Fonseca, C. M.; Costa, L. P. 2015. The Araguaia River as an important biogeographical divide for Didelphid marsupials in Central Brazil. Journal of Heredity 106: 593-607.
  • Dalapicolla, J.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2015. Taxonomic implications of morphological variation in three species of Trinomys (Rodentia: Echimyidae) from eastern Brazil. Zootaxa 3919: 61-80.
  • Leite, Y. L. R.; Kok, P. J. R.; Weskler, M. 2015. Evolutionary affinities of the ‘Lost World’ mouse suggest a late Pliocene connection between the Guiana and Brazilian shields. Journal of Biogeography 42: 706-715.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Justino, J. F.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P. 2015. DNA from owl pellet bones uncovers hidden biodiversity. Systematics and Biodiversity 13: 403-412.
  • Silva, M. P. L.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P. 2015. Litter size and embryo implantation in Neotropical rodents. Oecologia Australis 19: 183-194.
  • Loss, A.C.; Pacheco, M. A. C.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Caldara-Junior, V.; Lessa, L. G. 2015. Range extension and first record of Euryzygomatomys spinosus (Rodentia, Echimyidae) in the Brazilian Cerrado. Check List 11: 1742.
  • Emmons, L. H.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Patton, J. L. 2015. Family Echimyidae Gray, 1825 (and six accounts within). In: J. L. Patton; U. F. J. Pardiñas; G. D’Elía. (Org.). Mammals of South America, Volume 2: Rodents. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, p. 877-880.

2014

  • Machado, L. F.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Christoff, A. U.; Giugliano, L. G. 2014. Phylogeny and biogeography of tetralophodont rodents of the tribe Oryzomyini (Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae). Zoologica Scripta 43: 119-130.
  • Araújo, N. P.; Loss, A. C.; Cordeiro-Júnior, D. A.; da Silva, K. R.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Svartman, M.; Jenkins, G. 2014. New karyotypes of Atlantic tree rats, genus Phyllomys (Rodentia: Echimyidae). Genome 57: 1-8.
  • Loss, A. C. C.; Moura, R. T. ; Leite, Y. L. R. 2014. Unexpected phylogenetic relationships of the painted tree rat Callistomys pictus (Rodentia: Echimyidae). Natureza On Line 12: 132-136.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E.; Fonseca, C.; Justino, J.; Leite, Y. L. R. ; Costa, L. P. 2014. Seasonal flooding regime and ecological traits influence genetic structure of two small rodents. Ecology and Evolution, 4: 4598–4608.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E.; Martins, I.; Costa, L. P.; Fonseca, C. 2014. Seasonally flooded stepping stones: emerging diversity of small mammal assemblage in the Amazonia-Cerrado ecotone, central Brazil. Zoological Studies, 53: 60.

2013

  • Tonini, J. F. R.; Costa, L. P.; Carnaval, A. C. O. Q. 2013. Phylogeographic structure is strong in the Atlantic Forest; predictive power of correlative paleodistribution models, not always. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 51:114–121.
  • Pontes, A. R. M.; Gadelha, J. R.; Melo, E. R. A.; Sá, F. B.; Loss, A. C. C.; Caldara Junior, V.; Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2013. A new species of porcupine, genus Coendou (Rodentia: Erethizontidae) from the Atlantic forest of northeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 3636: 421-438.
  • Ventura, K.; Silva, M. J. J.; Geise, L.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Pardiñas, U. F. J.; Yonenaga-Yassuda, Y.; D’Elía, G. 2013. The phylogenetic position of the enigmatic Atlantic forest-endemic spiny mouse Abrawayaomys (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae). Zoological Studies, 52: 55.

2012

  • Caldara Junior, V. ; Leite, Y. L. R. 2012. Geographic variation in hairy dwarf porcupines of Coendou from eastern Brazil (Mammalia: Erethizontidae). Zoologia 29: 318-336.
  • Ventura, K. ; Sato-Kuwabara, Y. ; Fagundes, V. ; Geise, L. ; Leite, Y. L. R. ; Costa, L. P. ; Silva, M. J. J. ; Yonenaga-Yassuda, Y. ; Rodrigues, M. T. 2012. Phylogeographic structure and karyotypic diversity of the Brazilian shrew mouse (Blarinomys breviceps, Sigmodontinae) in the Atlantic Forest. Cytogenetic and Genome Research doi: 10.1159/000341887.
  • Duda, R.; Dalapicolla, J.; Costa, L. P. 2012. First record of the smoky bat Furipterus horrens (F. Cuvier, 1828) (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the state of Espírito Santo, southeastern Brazil. Check List 8: 1362-1364.
  • Patterson, B. D.; Costa, L. P. (eds.) 2012. Bones, Clones, and Biomes: The History and Geography of Recent Neotropical Mammals. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 432 p.
  • Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R 2012. Chapter 13: Historical Fragmentation Shaping Vertebrate Diversification in the Atlantic Forest Biodiversity Hotspot. In: Patterson, B. D.; Costa, L. P. (eds.), pp. 283-306, Bones, Clones, and Biomes: The History and Geography of Recent Neotropical Mammals. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago.
  • Paglia, A. P.; Fonseca, G. A. B.; Rylands, A. B.; Aguiar, L. M. S.; Chiarello, A. G.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P.; Siciliano, S.; Kierulff, M. C. M.; Mendes, S. L.; Tavares, V. C.; Mittermeier, R. A.; Patton, J. L. 2012. Lista Anotada dos Mamíferos Brasileiros/Annotated Checklist of Brazilian Mammals. 2a edição/2nd edition. Occasional Papers in Conservation Biology 6: 1-76.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Fonseca, C. M. M. S.; Zhou, Z.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P. 2012. Taxonomic and conservation status of the elusive Oecomys cleberi (Rodentia, Sigmodontinae) from central Brazil. Mammalian Biology doi:10.1016/j.m.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Ferreira, E.; Justino, J. F.; Costa, L. P. 2012. Highly conserved D-loop sequences in woolly mouse opossums Marmosa (Micoureus). Mitochondrial DNA 23: 77-83.
  • Agrizzi, J. A.; Loss, A. C.; Farro, A. P. C.; Duda, R.; Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2012. Molecular diagnosis of Atlantic Forest mammals using mitochondrial DNA sequnces: didelphid marsupials. The Open Zoology Journal 5: 2-9.

2011

  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Fonseca, C.; Costa, L. P. 2011. Small mammals in the diet of Barn owls, Tyto alba (Aves: Strigiformes) along the mid-Araguaia River in central Brazil.Zoologia 28: 709-716.
  • Loss, A. C. C.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2011. Evolutionary diversification of Phyllomys (Rodentia: Echimyidae) in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.Journal of Mammalogy 92: 1352-1366.
  • Costa, B. M. A.; Geise, L.; Pereira, L.G.; Costa, L.P. 2011. Phylogeography of Rhipidomys (Rodentia: Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) and description of two new species from southeastern Brazil. Journal of Mammalogy 92: 945–962.
  • Pavan, S. E.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2011. Morphological diagnosis and geographic distribution of Atlantic Forest red-rumped mice of the genus Juliomys (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae). Zoologia 28: 633-672.
  • Percequillo, A. R.; Weksler, M.; Costa, L. P. 2011. A new genus and species of rodent from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest (Rodentia: Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae: Oryzomyini), with comments on oryzomyine biogeography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 357-390.
  • Lóss, S.; Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2011. Geographic variation, phylogeny and systematic status of Gracilinanus microtarsus (Mammalia: Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae). Zootaxa 2761: 1-33.
  • Rocha, R. G.; Ferreira, E. M. S. L. A.; Costa, B. A.; Martins, I.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P.; Fonseca, C. M. 2011. Small mammals of the mid-Araguaia River in central Brazil, with the description of a new species of climbing rat, genus Rhipidomys (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae). Zootaxa 2789: 1-34.
  • Leite, Y. L. R.; Caldara Junior, V.; Loss, A. C. C.; Costa, L. P.; Melo, E. R. A.; Gadelha, J. R.; Pontes, A. R. M. 2011. Designation of a neotype for the Brazilian porcupine, Coendou prehensilis (Linnaeus, 1758). Zootaxa 2791: 30-40.

2010

  • Pereira, T. M.; Pinto, I. S.; Graeff-Teixeira, C.; Costa, L. P. 2010. Absence of angiostrongylid nematodes in wild non-flying small mammals in Duas Bocas Biological Reserve, Cariacia, Southeastern Brazil. Revista de Patologia Tropical 39: 145-148.
  • Tonini, J. F. R.; Carão, L. M.; Pinto, I. S.; Gasparini, J. L.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Costa, L. P. 2010. Non-volant tetrapods from Reserva Biológica de Duas Bocas, State of Espírito Santo, Southeastern Brazil. Biota Neopropica 10: 339-351.
  • Pinto, I. S.; Andrade-Filho, J. D.; Santos, C. B.; Falqueto, A.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships among species of Lutzomyia, subgenus Lutzomyia(Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology 47:16-21.

2009

  • Pinto, I. S.; Loss, A. C. C.; Falqueto, A.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2009. Pequenos mamíferos não voadores em fragmentos de Mata Atlântica e áreas agrícolas em Viana, Espírito Santo, Brasil. Biota Neotropica 9: 355-360.
  • Pinto, I. S.; Botelho, J. R.; Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Linardi, P. M. 2009. Siphonaptera Associated with Wild Mammals From the Central Atlantic Forest Biodiversity Corridor in Southeastern Brazil. Journal of Medical Entomology 46: 1146-1151.

2008

  • Leite, Y. L. R.; Christoff, A. U.; Fagundes, V. 2008. A new species of Atlantic forest tree rat, genus Phyllomys (Rodentia, Echimyidae) from southern Brazil. Journal of Mammalogy 89: 845-851.

2007

  • Caldara Júnior, V.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2007. Uso de habitats por pequenos mamíferos no Parque Estadual da Fonte Grande, Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brasil. Boletim do Museu de Biologia Mello Leitão 21: 57-77.
  • Oliveira, F. F. R.; Nessin, R.; Costa, L. P.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2007. Small mammal ecology in an urban Atlantic forest fragment in southeastern Brazil. Lundiana 8: 27-34.
  • Costa, L. P. ; Pavan, S. E. O.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Fagundes, V. 2007. A new species of Juliomys (Mammalia: Rodentia: Cricetidae) from the Atlantic forest of southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 1463: 21-37.
  • Leite, Y. L. R.; Lóss, S.; Rego, R. P.; Costa, L. P.; Bonvicino, C. R. 2007. The rediscovery and conservation status of the Bahian giant tree rat Phyllomys unicolor (Mammalia: Rodentia: Echimyidae) in the Atlantic forest of Brazil. Zootaxa 1638: 51-57.

2006

  • Loss, A. C. C.; Leite, Y. L. R.; Louro, I. D.; Batitucci, M. C. P. 2006. Diversidade genética de populações de maracujá-doce (Passiflora alata Curtis) no estado do Espírito Santo, Brasil. Natureza On Line 4: 55-61.

2005

2004

  • Santos, A. B.; Lóss, S.; Leite, Y. L. R. 2004. Padrões de uso de estratos da floresta por pequenos mamíferos no Parque Estadual da Fonte Grande, Vitória, Espírito Santo. Natureza On Line 2(2): 1-7.