Ichthyology Publications


Aquino, A.E., & M.H. Sabaj Pérez. 2016. Oxyropsis ephippia, a new hypoptopomatine catfish (Siluriformes: Loricariidae) from Guyana. Zootaxa 4136(1): 129–140.

Fitzgerald, D.B., K.O. Winemiller, M.H. Sabaj Pérez & L.M. Sousa. 2016. Seasonal changes in the assembly mechanisms structuring tropical fish communities. Ecology 98(1): 21–31.

Winemiller, K.O., P. McIntyre, L. Castello, E. Fluet-Chouinard, T. Giarrizzo, S. Nam, I.G. Baird, W. Darwall, N.K. Lujan, I. Harrison, M.L.J. Stiassny, R.A.M. Silvano, D.B. Fitzgerald, F.M. Pelicice, A.A. Agostinho, L.C. Gomes, J.S. Albert, E. Baran, M. Petrere, Jr., C. Zarfl, M. Mulligan, J.P. Sullivan, C. Arantes, L.M. Sousa, A.A. Koning, D.J. Hoeinghaus, M. Sabaj, J.G. Lundberg, J. Armbruster, M.L. Thieme, P. Petry, J. Zuanon, G. Torrente Vilara, J. Snoeks, C. Ou, W. Rainboth, C.S. Pavanelli, A. Akama, A. van Soesberge & L. Sáenz. 2016. Hydropower expansion in the Amazon, Congo and Mekong– a looming threat to global biodiversity. Science 351 (6269): 128–129.


Arce-H., M., Lundberg, J. G. and O'Leary, M. A. (2017), Phylogeny of the North American catfish family Ictaluridae (Teleostei: Siluriformes) combining morphology, genes and fossils. Cladistics, 33: 406–428. doi:10.1111/cla.12175

Arcila, D., G. Ortí, R. Vari, J.W. Armbruster, M. Stiassny, K.D. Ko, M.H. Sabaj, J. Lundberg, L.J. Revell & R. Betancur-R. 2017. Genome-wide interrogation advances resolution of recalcitrant groups in the Tree of Life. Nature Ecology & Evolution 1: 1–10.

Carvalho, T.P., R.E. Reis, & M.H. Sabaj. 2017. Description of a new blind and rare species of Xyliphius (Siluriformes: Aspredinidae) from the Amazon Basin using high-resolution computed tomography. Copeia 105(1): 14–28.

Lundberg, J.G., Hendrickson, D.A., Luckenbill, K.R., Arce-H. M., 2017. Satan's skeleton revealed: a tomographic and comparative osteology of Satan eurystomus, the subterranean Widemouth Blindcat (Siluriformes, Ictaluridae). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 165 (117-173)

Fitzgerald, D.B., K.O. Winemiller, M.H. Sabaj Pérez, L.M. Sousa. 2017. Using trophic structure to reveal patterns of trait-based community assembly across niche dimensions. Functional Ecology 31: 1135–1144. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.12838.

Ochoa, L.E., F.F. Roxo, C. DoNascimiento, M.H. Sabaj, A. Datovo, M. Alfaro & C. Oliveira. 2017. Multilocus analysis of the catfish family Trichomycteridae (Teleostei: Ostariophysi: Siluriformes) supporting a monophyletic Trichomycterinae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 115: 71-81.

O’Leary, M.A., Alphonse, K., Arce H., M., Cavaliere, D., Cirranello, A., Dietterich, T.G., Julius, M., Kaufman, S., Law, E., Passarotti, M., Reft, A., Robalino, J., Simmons, N.B., Smith, S.Y., Stevenson, D.W., Theriot, E., Velazco, P.M., Walls, R.L., Yu, M., Daly, M. 2017. Crowds Replicate Performance of Scientific Experts Scoring Phylogenetic Matrices of Phenotypes, Systematic Biology, syx052

Sabaj, M.H. & M. Arce Hernández. 2017. Taxonomic assessment of the Hard-Nosed Thornycats (Siluriformes: Doradidae: Trachydoras Eigenmann 1925) with description of Trachydoras gepharti, n. sp. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 166(1): 1-53.

Volkmer-Ribeiro, C., I. Ezcurra de Drago, V.S. Machado & M.H. Sabaj. 2017. Drulia cristinae, new species of sponge from the rio Xingu, Amazonas Basin, Brazil (Porifera: Demospongiae: Poecilosclerida: Metaniidae Volkmer-Ribeiro, 1986). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 166: 1-17

Zawadzki, C.H., T.P.A. Ramos & M.H. Sabaj-Pérez. 2017. Hypostomus sertanejo (Siluriformes: Loricariidae), new species from northeastern Brazil. Journal of Fish Biology. doi:10.1111/jfb.13349.