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Books

R.F. Oliveira, M. Taborsky & J. Brockman (Eds.) 2008. Alternative reproductive tactics: an integrative approach. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 507 pp. Available here
V.C. Almada, R.F. Oliveira & E.J. Gonçalves (Eds.) 1999. Behaviour and Conservation of Littoral Fishes, 562 pp. ISPA, Lisboa. Available here
V.C. Almada & R.F. Oliveira (Eds.) 1994. Biologia e Comportamento – Actas do I Congresso Nacional de Etologia [Biology and Behaviour: Proceedings of the I Meeting of the Portuguese Ethological Society], 219 pp. ISPA, Lisboa. Available here

Book Reviews

Oliveira, R. F. 2009. Integration of Ecology and Endocrinology in Avian Reproduction: A New Synthesis (by John C. Winglield, Marcel E. Visser & Tony D. Williams (2008), Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, B, 363, 1579–1723). Animal Behaviour, 77: 1555–1556. PDF

Oliveira, R. F. 2001. The Cichlid Fishes: Nature’s grand experiment in evolution (by George W. Barlow (2000), Perseus Publishing, 335 pp.). International Society for Behavioral Ecology Newsletter 13(2): 12-13. PDF


Book Chapters

Nunes A.R., Ruhl N., Winberg S., Oliveira R.F. 2017. Social Phenotypes in Zebrafish. In: Kalueff A.V. (eds.), The rights and wrongs of zebrafish: Behavioral phenotyping of zebrafish, Springer. In press

Gonçalves D., Félix A.S., Oliveira R.F. 2017. Neuroendocrinology of Social Behavior in Teleost Fish. In: Pfaff D.W. & Joëls M. (eds.), Hormones, Brain and Behavior, Volume 2 – Non-Mammalian Hormone-Behavior Systems, 3rd edn, pp 3–18. Academic Press, Oxford. link

Teles, M.C. & Oliveira, R.F. 2016. Quantifying Aggressive Behavior in Zebrafish. In: K. Kawakami, E.E. Patton & M. Orger (eds.), Zebrafish – Methods and Protocols (Part III), pp. 293–305. Springer, New York. PDF

Gonçalves, D.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2010. Hormones and sexual behavior of teleost fishes. In: D.O. Norris (eds.), Hormones and Reproduction in Vertebrates, Volume 1 – Fishes, pp. 119-147. Elsevier, New York. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Gonçalves, D.M. and Ros, A. 2009. Alternative reproductive tactics in blennies. In: R. Patzner, P. Hastings, E.J. Gonçalves & B.G. Kapoor (eds.), The Biology of Blennies, Science Publishers Inc., Enfield. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Gonçalves, D.M. 2008. Hormones and social behaviour of teleost fish. In: C. Magnhagen, V.A. Braithwaite, E. Forsgren & B.G. Kapoor (eds.), Fish Behaviour, pp.61-150. Science Publishers Inc., Enfield, N.H. PDF

Brockmann, H.J., Oliveira, R.F. and Taborsky, M. 2008. Integrating mechanisms and function: prospects for future research. In: R.F. Oliveira, M. Taborsky & H.J. Brockmann (eds.), Alternative Reproductive Tactics: an integrative approach, pp. 471-489. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Gonçalves, D.M., Oliveira, R.F. and McGregor, P.K. 2008. Communication and the evolution of alternative reproductive tactics. In: R.F. Oliveira, M. Taborsky & H.J. Brockmann (eds.), Alternative Reproductive Tactics: an integrative approach, pp. 401-420. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M. and Ros, A.F.H. 2008. Hormones and alternative reproductive tactics in vertebrates. In: R.F. Oliveira, M. Taborsky & H.J. Brockmann (eds.), Alternative Reproductive Tactics: an integrative approach, pp. 132-173. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Taborsky, M., Oliveira, R.F. and Brockmann, H.J. 2008. The evolution of alternative reproductive tactics: concepts and questions. In: R.F. Oliveira, M. Taborsky & H.J. Brockmann (eds.), Alternative Reproductive Tactics: an integrative approach, pp. 1-21. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Neuroendocrine mechanisms of alternative reproductive tactics in fish. In: K.A. Sloman, R.W. Wilson & S. Balshine (Guest Editors; W.S. Hoar, D.J. Randall and A.P. Farrell, Series editors), Fish Physiology, vol. 24: Behaviour: Interactions with Physiology, pp. 297-357. Elsevier, New York. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2006. The neuroendocrinology of fish sexual behaviour: mechanisms and implications for endocrine disruption studies. In: U. Magnusson & B. Brunström (Eds.), Reproductive Behaviour and Environmental Pollutants, p. 15. Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Stockholm. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2005. Hormones, social context and animal communication. In: P.K. McGregor (Ed), Communication Networks, pp. 481-520. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2004. Social modulation of androgens in vertebrates: mechanisms and function. In: P.J.B. Slater, J.S. Rosenblatt, C.T. Snowdon & T.J. Roper (Eds), Advances in the Study of Behaviour – Vol. 34, pp. 165-239. Academic Press, New York. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Ros, A.F.H., Hirschenhauser, K. and Canário, A.V.M. 2001. Androgens and mating systems in fish: intra- and inter-specific analysis. In: H.J.Th. Goos, R.K. Rastogi, H. Vaudry & R. Pierantoni (Eds), Perspective in Comparative Endocrinology: Unity And Diversity, pp. 985- 993. Monduzzi Publishers, Bologna. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M. and Bshary, R. 1999. Hormones, behaviour and conservation of littoral fishes: current status and prospects for future research. In: V.C. Almada, R.F. Oliveira & E.J. Gonçalves (Eds), Behaviour and Conservation of Littoral Fishes, ISPA: Lisboa. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1994. Análise qualitativa do comportamento na tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus (Pisces, Cichlidae) – etograma dos juvenis [Qualitative behavioural analysis in the tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus (Pisces, Cichlidae): ethogram of the juveniles]. In Biologia e Comportamento – Actas do I Congresso Nacional de Etologia, (V.C. Almada & R.F. Oliveira, eds.), pp.153-162. ISPA: Lisboa. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 1994. Hormonas e Comportamento – aspectos actuais da endocrinologia comportamental [Hormones and Behaviour: current aspects of behavioural endocrinology]. In Biologia e Comportamento – Actas do I Congresso Nacional de Etologia, (V.C. Almada & R.F. Oliveira, eds.), pp. 73-82. ISPA: Lisboa. PDF


Papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals

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2017

Oliveira R. F. and Faustino A. I. 2017. Social information use in threat perception: Social buffering, contagion and facilitation of alarm responses. Communicative and Integrative Biology 10:e1325049. PDF

Roleira A., Oliveira G.A., Lopes J.S. and Oliveira R.F. 2017. Audience effects in territorial defense of male cichlid fish are associated with differential patterns of activation of the brain social decision-making network. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 11: 105. PDF

Madeira N. & Oliveira R.F. 2017. Long-Term Social Recognition Memory in Zebrafish. Zebrafish. PDF

Faustino A.I., Tacão-Monteiro A. and Oliveira R.F. 2017. Mechanisms of social buffering of fear in zebrafish. Scientific Reports 7: 44329. PDF

Wircer E., Blechman J., Borodovsky N., Tsoory M., Nunes A.R. and Oliveira R.F., Levkowitz G. 2017. Homeodomain protein Otp affects developmental neuropeptide switching in oxytocin neurons associated with a long-term effect on social behavior. eLife 6: e22170. PDF

Cardoso S.D., Faustino A.I., Costa S.S., Valério F., Gonçalves D. and Oliveira R.F. 2017. Social network predicts loss of fertilizations in nesting males of a fish with alternative reproductive tactics. Acta Ethologica 20: 59–68. PDF


2016

Teles, M.C., Gozdowska, M., Kalamarz-Kubiak, H., Kulczykowska, E., Oliveira, R.F. 2016. Agonistic interactions elicit rapid changes in brain nonapeptide levels in zebrafish. Hormones and Behavior 84: 57–63. PDF

Teles, M.C., Cardoso, S.D. and Oliveira, R.F. 2016. Social plasticity relies on different neuroplasticity mechanisms across the Brain Social Decision-Making Network in Zebrafish. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 10. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Simoes, J.M., Teles, M.C., Oliveira, C.R., Becker, J.D. and Lopes, J.S. 2016. Assessment of fight outcome is needed to activate socially driven transcriptional changes in the zebrafish brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113: E654-661. PDF

Teles, M.C. & Oliveira, R.F. 2016. Androgen response to social competition in a shoaling fish. Hormones and Behavior 78: 8–12. PDF


2015

Cardoso, S.D., Teles, M.C. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Neurogenomic mechanisms of social plasticity. Journal of Experimental Biology 218: 140–149. PDF

Teles, M.C., Almeida, O., Lopes, J.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Social interactions elicit rapid shifts in functional connectivity in the social decision-making network of zebrafish. Proceedings Royal Society B 282: 20151099. PDF

Simões, J.M., Barata, E.N., Harris, R.M., O’Connell, L.A., Hofmann, H.A. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Social odors conveying dominance and reproductive information induce rapid physiological and neuromolecular changes in a cichlid fish. BMC Genomics 16: 114. PDF

Lopes, J.S., Abril-de-Abreu, R. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Brain Transcriptomic Response to Social Eavesdropping in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). PLoS One 10: e0145801. PDF

Abril-de-Abreu, R., Cruz, J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015a. Social Eavesdropping in Zebrafish: Tuning of Attention to Social Interactions. Scientific Reports 5: 12678. PDF

Abril-de-Abreu, R., Cruz, A.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015b. Social dominance modulates eavesdropping in zebrafish. Royal Society Open Science 2: 150220. PDF

Cruz, A.S. & Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Audience effects and aggressive priming in agonistic behaviour of male zebrafish, Danio rerio. Animal Behaviour 107: 269–276. PDF

Aires, R.F., Oliveira, G.A., Oliveira, T.F., Ros, A.F.H. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Dear Enemies Elicit Lower Androgen Responses to Territorial Challenges than Unfamiliar Intruders in a Cichlid Fish. PLoS One 10: e0137705. PDF

Almeida, O. & Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Social status and arginine vasotocin neuronal phenotypes in a cichlid fish. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 83: 203–213. PDF

Kulczykowska, E., Cardoso, S.C., Gozdowska, M., André, G.I., Paula, J.R., Slebioda, M., Oliveira, R.F. and Soares, M.C. 2015. Brain levels of nonapeptides in four labrid fish species with different levels of mutualistic behavior. General and comparative endocrinology 222: 99–105. PDF

Cardoso, S.C., Paitio, J.R, Oliveira, R.F., Bshary, R. and Soares, M.C. 2015a. Arginine vasotocin reduces levels of cooperative behaviour in a cleaner fish. Physiology & Behavior 139: 314–320. PDF

Cardoso, S.C., Bshary, R., Mazzei, R., Paitio, J.R., Oliveira, R.F. and Soares, M.C. 2015b. Arginine vasotocin modulates associative learning in a mutualistic cleaner fish. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 69: 1173–1181. PDF

Bshary, R. & Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Cooperation in animals: toward a game theory within the framework of social competence. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences 3: 31–37. PDF

Costa, R.M., Correia, M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Does personality moderate the link between women’s testosterone and relationship status? The role of extraversion and sensation seeking. Personality and Individual Differences 76: 141-146. PDF

Roque, L., Veríssimo, M., Oliveira, T.F., Fernandes, M., Rebelo, A. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Relationships between diurnal adrenocortical activity, children’s attachment security and mothers’ attachment representations. Análise Psicológica 33: 361-372. PDF

Costa, R.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Maladaptive defense mechanisms are associated with decoupling of testosterone from sexual desire in women of reproductive age. Neuropsychoanalysis: 1–14.

Fagundes, T., Simões, M.G., Saraiva, J.L., Ros, A.F.H., Gonçalves, D. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Birth date predicts alternative life history pathways in a fish with sequential reproductive tactics. Functional Ecology 29: 1533-1542. PDF

Faustino, A.I., Oliveira, G.A. and Oliveira, R.F. 2015. Linking appraisal to behavioral flexibility in animals: implications for stress research. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 9: 104. PDF


2014

Oliveira, G.A., Uceda, S., Oliveira, T.F., Fernandes, A.C., Garcia-Marques, T. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Testosterone response to competition in males is unrelated to opponent familiarity or threat appraisal. Frontiers in Psychology 5: e1240. PDF

Millot, S., Cerqueira, M., Castanheira, M.F., Øverli, Ø., Oliveira, R.F. and Martins, C.I.M. 2014. Behavioural stress responses predict environmental perception in European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). PLoS One 9(9): e108800. PDF

Gonçalves-de-Freitas, E., Carvalho, T.B. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Photoperiod modulation of aggressive behavior is dependent of androgens in a tropical cichlid fish. General and Comparative Endocrinology 207: 41–49. PDF

Almeida, O., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Castration affects reproductive but not aggressive behavior in a cichlid fish. General and Comparative Endocrinology 207: 34–40. PDF

Oliveira, G.A. & Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Androgen modulation of social decision-making mechanisms in the brain: an integrative and embodied perspective. Frontiers in Neuroscience 8: e209. PDF

Almeida, O., Gonçalves-de-Freitas, E., Lopes, J.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Social instability promotes hormone-behavior associated patterns in a cichlid fish. Hormones and Behavior 66: 369–382. PDF

Soares, M.C., Cardoso, S.C., Grutter, A.S., Oliveira, R.F. and Bshary, R. 2014. Cortisol mediates cleaner wrasse switch from cooperation to cheating and tactical deception. Hormones and Behavior 66: 346–350. PDF

McGregor, P.K. & Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Then and now: a brief history of acta ethologica. Acta Ethologica 17: 67–68. PDF

Millot, S., Cerqueira, M., Castanheira, M.F., Øverli, Ø., Martins, C.I.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Use of conditioned place preference/avoidance tests to assess affective states in fish. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 154: 104-111. PDF

Lima, A.C., Assis, J., Sayanda, D., Sabino, J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Impact of ecotourism on the fish fauna of Bonito region (Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil): ecological, behavioural and physiological measures. Neotropical Ichthyology 12(1): 133-143. PDF

Oliveira, G.A. & Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Androgen responsiveness to competition in humans: the role of cognitive variables. Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics 3: 19–32. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Costa, S.S., Teles, M.C., Silva, H., Inglês, M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. Oestradiol and prostaglandin F2a regulate sexual displays in females of a sex-role reversed fish. Proceedings Royal Society B 281: 20133070. PDF

Dias, R.I., Oliveira, R.F., Podos, J. and Macedo, R.H. 2014. The importance of novelty: male-female interactions among blue-black grassquits in captivity. Behavioural Processes 103: 211-217. PDF

Galhardo, L. and Oliveira, R.F. 2014. The effects of social isolation on steroid hormone levels are modulated by previous social status and context in a cichlid fish. Hormones and Behavior 65: 1-5. PDF


2013

Mendonça, R., Soares, M.C., Bshary, R and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Arginine vasotocin neuronal phenotype and interspecific cooperative behaviour. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 82:166-76. PDF

Teles, M.C., Dahlbom, S.J., Winberg, S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Social modulation of brain monoamine levels in zebrafish. Behavioural Brain Research 253: 17-24. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Mind the fish: zebrafish as a model in cognitive social neuroscience. Frontiers in Neural Circuits 7: e131. PDF

Oliveira, G.A., Uceda, S., Oliveira, T., Fernandes, A., Garcia-Marques, T. and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Threat perception and familiarity moderate the androgen response to competition in women. Frontiers in Psychology 4: e389. PDF

Cardoso, S.D., Goncalves, D., Robalo, J.I., Almada, V.C., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Efficient isolation of polymorphic microsatellites from high-throughput sequence data based on number of repeats. Marine Genomics 11: 11-16. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. and Galhardo, L. 2013. Rescuing the baby from the bathwater: a reply to Carter (2013). Biology Letters 9:2013.0264. PDF

Taborsky, B. & Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Social competence vs. responsiveness: similar but not same. A reply to Wolf and McNamara. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 28: 254-255. PDF

Félix, A.S., Faustino, A.I., Cabral, E.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Noninvasive measurement of steroid hormones in zebrafish holding-water. Zebrafish 10: 1-6. PDF

Saraiva, J.L., Gonçalves, D. and Oliveira, R.F. 2013. Ecological modulation of reproductive behaviour in the peacock blenny: a mini-review. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 39: 85-89. PDF


2012

Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Social plasticity in fish: integrating mechanisms and function. Journal of Fish Biology 81: 2127-2150. PDF

Taborsky, B. & Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Social competence: an evolutionary approach. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 27: 679-688. PDF

Fagundes, T., Simões, M.G., Gonçalves, D. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Social cues in the expression of sequential alternative reproductive tactics in young males of the peacock blenny, Salaria pavo. Physiology and Behavior, 107(3): 283-291. PDF

Simões, J.M., Teles, M.C., Oliveira, R.F., Van Der Linden, A. and Verhoye, M. 2012. A three-dimensional stereotaxic MRI brain atlas of the cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus. PLoS One 7(9): e44086. PDF

Galhardo, L., Vitorino, A. and R.F. Oliveira. 2012. Social familiarity modulates personality trait in a cichlid fish. Biology Letters 8: 936-938. PDF

Soares, M.C., Bshary, R., Mendonça, R., Grutter, A.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Arginine vasotocin regulation of interspecific cooperative behaviour in a cleaner fish. PLoS One 7(7): e39583. PDF

Soares, M.C., Bshary, R., Cardoso, S.C., Côté, I.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Face your fears: cleaning gobies inspect predators despite being stressed by them. PLoS One 7(6): e39781. PDF

Teles, M.C., Sîrbulescu, R.F., Wellbrock, U.M., Oliveira, R.F. and Zupanc, G.K.H. 2012. Adult Neurogenesis in the Brain of the Mozambique Tilapia, Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 198: 427-449. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Oliveira, R.F., Dijkstra, P.D. and Groothuis, T.G.G. 2012. Immune activation is inversely related to, but does not cause variation in androgen levels in a cichlid fish species. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 33: 130-133. PDF

Saraiva, J.L., Pignolo, G., Gonçalves, D. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Interpopulational variation of the mating system in the peacock blenny Salaria pavo. Acta Ethologica 15: 25-31. PDF

Roque, L., Veríssimo, M., Oliveira, T.F. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Attachment security and HPA axis reactivity to positive and challenging emotional situations in child-mother dyads in naturalistic settings. Developmental Psychobiology 54: 401–411. PDF

Almeida, O., Gozdowska, M., Kulczykowska, E. and Oliveira, R.F. 2012. Brain levels of arginine-vasotocin and isotocin in dominant and subordinate males of a cichlid fish. Hormones and Behavior 61: 212-217. PDF


2011

Saraiva, J.L., Gonçalves, D.M., Simões, M.G. and Oliveira, R.F. 2011. Plasticity in reproductive behaviour in two populations of the peacock blenny. Behaviour 148: 1457-1472. PDF

Soares, M.C., Oliveira, R.F., Ros, A.F.H., Grutter, A.S. and Bshary, R. 2011. Tactile stimulation lowers stress in fish. Nature Communications 2: 534. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Canário, A.V.M. 2011. Nemo through the looking-glass: a commentary on Desjardins & Fernald. Biology Letters 7: 487-488. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Silva, J.F. and Simões, J.M. 2011. Fighting zebrafish: characterization of aggressive behavior and winner-loser effects. Zebrafish 8: 73-81. PDF

Bshary, R., Oliveira, R.F. and Grutter, A.S. 2011. Short-term variation in the level of cooperation in the cleaner wrasse Labroides dimidiatus: implications for the role of potential stressors. Ethology 117: 246-253. PDF

Costa, S.S., Andrade, R., Carneiro, L.A., Gonçalves, E.J., Kotrschal, K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2011. Sex differences in the dorsolateral telencephalon correlate with home range size in blenniid fish. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 77: 55-64. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Lusa, J., Meyer, M., Soares, M., Oliveira, R.F., Brossard, M. and Bshary, R. 2011. Does access to the bluestreak cleaner wrasse Labroides dimidiatus affect indicators of stress and health in resident reef fishes in the Red Sea? Hormones and Behavior 59: 151-158. PDF

Lacava, R.V., Brasileiro, L., Maia, R., Oliveira, R.F. and Macedo, R.H. 2011. Social environment affects testosterone level in captive male blue-black grassquits. Hormones and Behavior 59: 51-55. PDF

Galhardo, L., Almeida, O. and Oliveira, R.F. 2011. Measuring motivation in a cichlid fish: an adaptation of the push-door paradigm. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 130: 60-70. PDF

Galhardo, L., Vital, J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2011. The role of predictability in the stress response of a cichlid fish. Physiology and Behavior 102: 367-372. PDF


2010

Soares, M.C., Côté, I.M., Cardoso, S.C., Oliveira, R.F. and Bshary, R. 2010. Caribbean cleaning gobies prefer client ectoparasites over mucus. Ethology 116: 1244-1248. PDF

Soares, M.C., Bshary, R., Fusani, L., Goymann, W., Hau, M., Hirschenhauser K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2010. Hormonal mechanisms of cooperative behaviour. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 365: 2737-2750. PDF

Saraiva, J.L., Gonçalves, D.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2010. Environmental modulation of androgen levels and secondary sex characters in two populations of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo. Hormones and Behavior 57: 192-197. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Saraiva, J., Teles, M., Teodósio, R., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2010. Brain aromatase mRNA expression in two populations of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo with divergent mating systems. Hormones and Behavior 57: 155-161. PDF


2009

Antunes, R.A. & Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Hormonal anticipation of territorial challenges in cichlid fish. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 106: 15985-15989. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Social behavior in context: hormonal modulation of behavioral plasticity and social competence. Integrative and Comparative Biology 49: 423-440. PDF

Galhardo, L., Almeida, O. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Preference for the presence of substrate in male cichlid fish: effects of social dominance and context. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 120: 224-230. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Fagundes, T. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Adjustment of brood size and androgen levels in a teleost species with exclusive male parental care. Animal Behaviour 78: 25-33. PDF

Ros, A.F.H. & Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Androgens and immune function in male alternative reproductive morphotypes of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo. Ethology 115: 555–565. PDF

Oliveira, T., Gouveia, M.J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Testosterone responsiveness to winning and losing experiences in female soccer players. Psychoneuroendocrinology 34: 1056-1064. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Silva, A. and Canário, A.V.M. 2009. Why do winners keep winning? Androgen mediation of winner but not loser effects in cichlid fish. Proceedings Royal Society B 276: 2249–2256. PDF

Leong, H., Ros, A.F.H. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Effects of putative stressors in public aquaria on locomotor activity, metabolic rate and cortisol levels in the Mozambique tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Fish Biology 74, 1549–1561. PDF

Galhardo, L. & Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Psychological stress and welfare in fish. Annual Review of Biomedical Sciences 11: 1-20. PDF

Saraiva, J.L., Barata, E.N., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. The effect of nest aggregation on the reproductive behaviour of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo. Journal of Fish Biology 74: 754–762. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Correia, M., Wingfield, J.C. and Oliveira, R.F. 2009. Mounting an immune response correlates with decreased androgen levels in male peafowl, Pavo cristatus. Journal of Ethology 27: 209-214. PDF


2008

Gonçalves, D., Teles, M., Alpedrinha, J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2008. Brain and gonadal aromatase activity and steroid hormone levels in female and polymorphic males of peacock blenny Salaria Pavo. Hormones and Behaviour 54: 717-725. PDF

Garamszegui, L.Z., Hirschenhauser, K., Bókony, V., Eens, M., Hurtrez-Boussès, S., Møller, A.P., Oliveira, R.F. and Wingfield, J.C. 2008. Latitudinal distribution, migration and testosterone levels in birds. American Naturalist 172: 533-546. PDF

Hirschenhauser, K., Canário, A.V.M., Ros, A.F.H., Taborsky, M. and Oliveira R.F. 2008. Social context may affect urinary excretion of 11-ketotestosterone in African cichlids. Behaviour 145: 1367-1388. PDF

Scott, A.P., Hirschenhauser, K., Bender, N., Oliveira, R.F., Earley, R.L., Sebire, M., Ellis, T., Pavlidis, M., Hubbard, P.C., Huertas, M. and Canário, A.V.M. 2008. Non-invasive measurement of esteroids in fish-holding water: important considerations when applying the procedure to behaviour studies. Behaviour 145: 1307-1328. PDF

Galhardo, L., Correia, J. and Oliveira, R.F. 2008. The effect of substrate availability on behavioural and physiological indicators of welfare in the African cichlid (Oreochromis mossambicus). Animal Welfare 17: 239-254. PDF

Bender, N., Heg-Bachar, Z., Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M. and Taborsky, M. 2008. Hormonal control of brood care and social status in a cichlid with brood care helpers. Physiology and Behavior 94: 349-358. PDF

Cummings, M.E., Jordão, J.M., Cronin, T.W. and Oliveira, R.F. 2008. Visual ecology of the fiddler crab Uca tangeri: effects of sex, viewer and background on conspicuousness. Animal Behaviour 75: 175-188. PDF


2007

Jordão, J.M., Curto, A.F. and Oliveira, R.F. 2007. Stereotypy and variation in the claw waving display of the fiddler crab Uca tangeri. Acta Ethologica 10: 55-62. PDF

Bshary, R., Oliveira, R.F., Oliveira, T.S.F. and Canário, A.V.M. 2007. Do cleaning organisms reduce the stress response of client reef fish? Frontiers in Zoology 4: 21. PDF

Fagundes, T., Gonçalves, D.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2007. Female mate choice and mate search tactics in a sex role reversed population of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo (Risso, 1810). Journal of Fish Biology 71: 77-89. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Galhardo, L. 2007. On the applicability of the concept of welfare to teleost fish and its implications for fish farming. Brazilian Journal of Animal Science 36: 77-86. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Alpedrinha, J., Teles, M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2007. Endocrine control of sexual behavior in sneaker males of the peacock blenny Salaria pavo: effects of castration, aromatase inhibition, testosterone and estradiol. Hormones and Behavior 51: 534-541. PDF

Jordão, J.M., Cronin, T.W. and Oliveira, R.F. 2007. Spectral sensitivity of four species of fiddler crabs (Uca pugnax, Uca pugilator, Uca vomeris and Uca tangeri) measured by in situ microspectrophotometry. Journal of Experimental Biology 210: 447-453. PDF


2006

Galhardo, L. & Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Bem-estar animal: um conceito legítimo para peixes? [Animal Welfare: a legitimate concept for fish?] Revista de Etologia (São Paulo, Brazil) 8: 51-61. PDF

Costa, P.F., Oliveira, R.F. and Fonseca, L.C. 2006. Feeding Ecology of Nereis diversicolor (O.F. Müller) (Annelida, Polychaeta) on Estuarine and Lagoon Environments in the Southwest Coast of Portugal. Pan-American Journal of Aquatic Sciences 1(2): 104-113. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Ferreira, C., Santos, R.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Regulation of immunocompetence by different androgen metabolites in a blenny with alternative reproductive tactics. Journal of Experimental Zoology A: Comparative Experimental Biology 305A: 986-994. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Becker, K. and Oliveira, R.F. Aggressive behaviour and energy metabolism in a cichlid fish, Oreochromis mossambicus. Physiology and Behavior 89:164-170. PDF

Castro, N., Ros, A.F.H., Becker, K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Metabolic costs of the aggressive behaviour in the Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens. Aggressive Behaviour 32: 474-480. PDF

Bender, N., Heg, D., Hamilton, I.M., Bachar, Z., Taborsky, M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2006. The relationship between social status, behaviour, growth and steroids in male helpers and breeders of a cooperatively breeding cichlid. Hormones and Behavior 50: 173-182. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Bouton, N., Santos, R.S. and Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Alternative male reproductive tactics and the immunocompetence handicap in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 273: 901-909. PDF

Hirschenhauser, K. & Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Social modulation of androgen levels in vertebrates: meta-analysis of the challenge hypothesis. Animal Behaviour 71: 265-277. PDF


2005

Oliveira, R.F., Ros, A.F.H. and Gonçalves, D.M. 2005. Intra-sexual variation in male reproduction in teleost fish: a comparative approach. Hormones and Behavior 48: 430-439. PDF

Jordão, J.M. & Oliveira, R.F. Wandering in male fiddler crabs (Uca tangeri): alternative reproductive tactic or functional constraint? Behaviour 142: 929-939. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L.A. and Canário, A.V.M. 2005. No hormonal response in tied fights. Nature 437: 207-208. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Matos, R., Fagundes, T. and Oliveira R.F. 2005. Bourgeois males of the peacock blenny, Salaria pavo, discriminate female mimics from females? Ethology 111: 559-772. PDF


2004

Ros A.F.H., Becker, K., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira R.F. 2004. Androgen levels and energy metabolism in Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Fish Biology 65: 895-905. PDF

Hirschenhauser, K., Taborsky, M., Oliveira, T., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2004. A test of the ‘challenge hypothesis’ in cichlid fish: simulated partner and territory intruder experiments. Animal Behaviour 68: 741-750. PDF

Ros A.F.H., Bruintjes, R., Santos, R.S., Canário, A.V.M. and Oliveira, R.F. 2004. The role of androgens in the trade-off between territorial and parental behavior in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. Hormones and Behavior 46: 491-497. PDF

White, E.M., Gonçalves, D.M., Partridge, J.C. and Oliveira, R.F. 2004. Vision and visual variation in the peacock blenny. Journal of Fish Biology 65: 227-250. PDF


2003

Carneiro, L.A., Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M. and Grober, M.S. 2003. The effect of arginine vasotocin on courtship behaviour in a blenniid fish with alternative reproductive tactics. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 28: 241-243. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Hirschenhauser, K., Canário, A.V.M. and Taborsky, M. 2003. Androgen levels of reproductive competitors in a cooperatively breeding cichlid. Journal of Fish Biology 63: 1615-1620. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Zeilstra, I. and Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Mate choice in the Galilee St. Peter’s fish, Sarotherodon galilaeus. Behaviour 140: 1173-1188. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Canário A.V.M., Couto, E., Zeilstra, I. and Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Endocrine correlates of intra-specific variation in the mating system of the St. Peter’s fish (Sarotherodon galilaeus). Hormones and Behavior 44: 365-373. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Fagundes, T. and Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Reproductive behaviour of sneaker males of the peacock blenny. Journal of Fish Biology 63: 528-532. PDF

Jordão, J.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Comparison of non-invasive methods for quantifying population density of the fiddler crab Uca tangeri. Journal of the Marine Biological Association U.K. 83:981-982. PDF

Gonçalves, D.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Time spent close to a sexual partner as a measure of female mate preference in the sex-role reversed blenny Salaria pavo (Risso) (Pisces: Blenniidae). Acta Ethologica 6: 1-5. PDF

Miranda, J.A., Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L.A., Santos, R.S. and Grober, M.S. 2003. Neurochemical correlates of male polymorphism and alternative reproductive tactics in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 132: 183-189. PDF

Hirschenhauser, K., Winkler, H. and Oliveira, R.F. 2003. Comparative analysis of male androgen responsiveness to social environment in birds: the effects of mating system and paternal incubation. Hormones and Behavior 43: 508-519. PDF

Gonçalves, D., Oliveira, R.F., Körner, K. and Schlupp, I. 2003. Intersexual copying by sneaker males of the peacock blenny. Animal Behaviour 65: 355-361. PDF


2002

Gonçalves, D.M., Barata, E.N., Oliveira, R.F. and Canário, A.V.M. 2002. The role of male visual and chemical cues on the activation of female courtship behaviour in the sex role reversed blenny. Journal of Fish Biology 61: 96-105. PDF

Gonçalves, D.M., Simões, P.C., Chumbinho, A.C., Correia, M.J., Fagundes, T. and Oliveira, R.F. 2002. Fluctuating asymmetries and reproductive success in the peacock blenny. Journal of Fish Biology 60: 810-820. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Hirschenhauser, K., Carneiro, L.A. and Canário, A.V.M. 2002. Social modulation of androgen levels in teleost fish. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B 132: 203-215. PDF

Grober, M.S., George, A.A., Watkins, K.K., Carneiro, L.A. and Oliveira, R.F. 2002. Forebrain AVT and courtship in a fish with alternative reproductive tactics. Brain Research Bulletin 57: 23-25. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Carvalho, N., Miranda, J. Gonçalves, E.J., Grober, M. and Santos, R.S. 2002. The relationship between the presence of satellite males and nest-holders’ mating success in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis. Ethology 108: 223-235. PDF


2001

Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L.A., Gonçalves, D.M., Canário, A.V.M. and Grober, M.S. 2001. 11-ketotestosterone inhibits the alternative mating tactic in sneaker males of the peacock blenny, Salaria pavo. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 58: 28-37. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2001. Male-like mudballing behavior of some female fiddler crabs (Uca tangeri). Journal of Ethology 19: 97-103. PDF

Jordão, J.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2001. Sex differences in predator evasion in the fiddler crab Uca tangeri (Decapoda: Ocypodidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 21(4): 948-953. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M. and Grober, M.S. 2001. Male sexual polymorphism, alternative reproductive tactics, and androgens in combtooth blennies (Pisces: Blenniidae). Hormones and Behavior 40: 266-275. PDF

Ros, A.F.H., Hirschenhauser, K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2001. The interaction between organizational and activational effects of testosterone in the control of early aggression in birds: a comment on Sasvári, Hegyi & Péczeli. Ethology 107:851-853. PDF

Jordão, J.M. & Oliveira, R.F. 2001. Major claws make male fiddler crabs more conspicuous to visual predators: a test using human observers. Hydrobiologia 449: 241-247. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Gonçalves, E.J. and Santos, R.S. 2001. Gonadal investment of young males in two blenniid fishes with alternative mating tactics. Journal of Fish Biology 59: 459-462. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2001. Mudballing revisited: further investigations into the construction behaviour of male Uca tangeri. Behaviour 138: 221-234. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2001. Intersexual differences in the mudballs of Uca annulipes (Decapoda: Ocypodidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 81: 353-354. PDF

Almada, V.C., Oliveira, R.F., Gonçalves, E.J., Almeida, A.J., Santos, R.S. and Wirtz, P. 2001. Patterns of diversity of the north-eastern Atlantic blenniid fish fauna (Pisces: Blenniidae). Global Ecology & Biogeography 10: 411–422. PDF

Doutrelant, C., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2001. The effect of an audience on intrasexual communication in male Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens. Behavioral Ecology 12: 283-286. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C., Gonçalves, E.J., Forsgren, E. and Canário, A.V.M. 2001. Androgen levels and social interactions in breeding males of the peacock blenny. Journal of Fish Biology 58: 897-908. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Canário, A.V.M., Grober, M.S. and Santos, R.S. 2001. Endocrine correlates of male polymorphism and alternative reproductive tactics in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 121: 278-288. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L.A., Canário, A.V.M., and Grober, M.S. 2001. Effects of androgens on social behavior and morphology of alternative reproductive males of the Azorean rock-pool blenny. Hormones and Behavior 39: 157-166. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Lopes, M., Carneiro, L.A. and Canário, A.V.M. 2001. Watching fights raises fish hormone levels. Nature 409: 475. PDF


2000

Oliveira, R.F., Miranda, J.A., Carvalho, N., Gonçalves, E.J., Grober, M.S. and Santos, R.S. 2000. Male mating success in the Azorean rock-pool blenny: the effects of body size, male behaviour and nest characteristics. Journal of Fish Biology 57: 1416–1428. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2000. The sequence of mudball placement by male fiddler crabs, Uca tangeri. Etología 8: 53-55. PDF

Gonçalves, D.M., Oliveira, R.F., Körner, K., Poschadel, J.R. and Schlupp, I. 2000. Using video playbacks to study visual communication in a marine fish, Salaria pavo. Animal Behaviour 60: 351-357. PDF

Carlisle, S.L., Marxer-Miller, S.K., Canário, A.V.M., Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L. and Grober, M.S. 2000. Effects of 11-ketotestosterone on genital papilla morphology in the sex changing fish Lythrypnus dalli (Teleost, Gobiidae). Journal of Fish Biology 57: 445-456. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Rosenthal, G.G., Schlupp, I., McGregor, P.K., Cuthill, I.C., Endler, J.A., Fleishman, L.J., Zeil, J., Barata, E., Burford, F., Gonçalves, D., Healey, M., Jakobson, S., Jennions, M.D., Körner, K., Lindström, L., Peake, T., Pilastro, A., Pope, D.S., Roberts, S.G.B., Rowe, C., Smith, J., and Waas, J.R. 2000. Considerations on the use of video playbacks as visual stimuli: the Lisbon workshop consensus. Acta Ethologica 3: 61-65. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 2000. Response of fiddler crabs (Uca tangeri) to video playback in the field. Acta Ethologica 3: 55-59. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., McGregor, P.K., Schlupp, I. and Rosenthal, G.G. 2000. Video-playback techniques in behavioural research (editorial). Acta Ethologica 3: 1-2. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Canário, A.V.M. 2000. Hormones and social behavior in cichlid fishes: a case study in the Mozambique tilapia. Journal of Aquariculture & Aquatic Sciences, 9: 109-129. (special issue: R.M. Coleman & W. Leibel, Eds. Cichlid Research: State of the Art) PDF

dos Santos, M.E., Modesto, T., Matos, R., Grober, M.S., Oliveira, R.F. and Canário, A.V.M. 2000. Sound production by the Lusitanian toadfish Halobatrachus didactylus. Bioacoustics 10: 309-321. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Machado, J.L., Jordão, J.M., Burford, F.L., Latruffe, C. and McGregor, P.K. 2000. Human exploitation of male fiddler crab claws: behavioural consequences and implications for conservation. Animal Conservation 3: 1-5. PDF


1999

Latruffe, C., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 1999. Visual signalling and sexual selection in male fiddler crabs, Uca tangeri. Marine Ecology Progress Series 189: 233-240. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1999. Male displaying characters, gonadal maturation and androgens in the cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus. Acta Ethologica 2: 67-70. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C., Forsgren, E. and Gonçalves, E.J. 1999. Temporal variation in male traits, nesting aggregations and mating success in the peacck blenny, Salaria pavo. Journal of Fish Biology 54: 499-512. PDF


1998

Oliveira, R.F., Carneiro, L.A., Borges, R.A. and Canário, A.V.M. 1998. Androgens and social behaviour in a cichlid fish, Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Fish Biology 53, suppl. A: 440. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1998. Androgenization of dominant males in a cichlid fish: androgens mediate the social modulation of sexually dimorphic traits. Ethology 104: 841-858. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 1998. Of fish and men: a comparative approach to androgens and social dominance. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 21(3): 383-384. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Custódio, M.R. 1998. Claw size, waving display and female choice in the european fiddler crab Uca tangeri. Ethology Ecology & Evolution 10(3): 241-251. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1998. Mating tactics and male-male courtship in the lek-breeding cichlid Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Fish Biology 52: 1115-1129. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., McGregor, P.K. and Latruffe, C. 1998 Know thine enemy: fighting fish gather information from observing conspecific interactions. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 265:1045-1049. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., McGregor, P.K., Burford, F.R.L., Custódio, M.R., and Latruffe, C. 1998. Functions of mudballing behaviour in the European fiddler crab Uca tangeri. Animal Behaviour 55: 1299-1309. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1998. Dynamics of social interactions during group formation in males of the cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus. Acta Ethologica 1: 57-70. PDF

Borges, R.A., Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C. and Canário, A.V.M. 1998. Short-term social modulation of 11-Ketotestosterone urinary levels in males of the cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus during male-female interaction. Acta Ethologica 1: 43-48. PDF

Burford, F.R.L., McGregor, P.K. and Oliveira, R.F. 1998. Chorusing by male European fiddler crabs, Uca tangeri: a study of visual communication networks. Acta Ethologica 1: 33-41. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1998. Maternal aggression during the mouthbrooding cycle in the cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus. Aggressive Behavior 24 (3): 187-196. PDF


1997

Almada, V.C. & Oliveira, R.F. 1997. Sobre o uso de estatística de simulação em estudos de comportamento [On the use of simulation statistics in behavioural studies]. Análise Psicológica 15: 97-109. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. 1997. Sexo, mentiras e handicaps: reflexões sobre os mecanismos de selecção sexual [Sex, lies and handicaps: reflections on the mechanisms of sexual selection]. Análise Psicológica 15: 149-160. PDF


1996

Gonçalves, E.J., Almada, V.C. and Oliveira, R.F. and Santos, A.J. 1996. Female-mimicry as a mating tactic in males of the blennid fish Salaria pavo (Teleostei: Blenniidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 76: 529-538. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C. and Canário, A.V.M. 1996. Social modulation of sex steroid concentrations in the urine of male cichlid fish Oreochromis mossambicus (Teleostei: Cichlidae). Hormones and Behavior 30(1): 2-12. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1996. Dominance hierarchies and social structure in captive groups of the Mozambique tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus (Teleostei: Cichlidae). Ethology Ecology and Evolution 8(1): 39-55. PDF

Oliveira, R.F. & Almada, V.C. 1996. On the (in)stability of dominance hierarchies in a cichlid fish. Aggressive Behavior 22(1): 37-45. PDF


1995

Oliveira, R.F. and Almada, V.C. 1995. Sexual dimorphism and allometry of external morphology in Oreochromis mossambicus. Journal of Fish Biology 46(6): 1055-1064. PDF

Almada, V.C., Gonçalves, E.J., Oliveira, R.F. and Santos, A.J. 1995. Courting females: ecological constraints affect sex roles in a natural population of the blenniid fish, Salaria pavo. Animal Behaviour 49(4): 1125-1127. PDF


1994

Pereira, P. & Oliveira, R.F. 1994 . A simple method using a single video camera to determine the three-dimensional position of a fish. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments & Computers 26(4): 443-446. PDF


1993

Almada, V.C., Oliveira, R.F., Gonçalves, E.J., Almeida, A.J. and Barata, E.N. 1993. A new northern limit for the distribution range of Lipophrys canevae (Pisces: Blenniidae) in the Atlantic ocean. Arquivos do Museu Bocage, Nova série, 2(23): 403-408. PDF

Gonçalves, E.J., Almada, V.C., Almeida, A.J. and Oliveira, R.F. 1993. On the occurrence of Parablennius sanguinolentus (Pisces: Blenniidae) on the Portuguese coast. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 73(2): 465-467. PDF

Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C. and Gil, M.F. 1993. The reproductive behavior of the longspine snipefish Macrorhamphosus scolopax (Syngnathiformes, Macrorhamphosidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 36(4): 337-343. PDF


1992

Oliveira, R.F., Almada, V.C., Almeida, A.J., Santos, R.S. and Gonçalves, E.J. 1992. A checklist of the Blennioid fishes (Teleostei, Blennioidei) occurring in Portuguese waters. Arquipélago, Life & Earth Sciences 10: 23-37. PDF

Almada, V.C., Gonçalves, E.J., Oliveira, R.F. and Barata, E.N. 1992. Some features of the territories in the breeding males of the intertidal blenny Lipophrys pholis (Pisces: Blenniidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 72(1): 187-197. PDF


1990

Almada, V.C., Oliveira, R.F., Barata, E.N., Gonçalves, E.J. and Rito, A.P. 1990. Field observations on the behaviour of the breeding males of Lipophrys pholis (Pisces: Blenniidae). Portugaliae Zoologica 1(4): 27-36. PDF

Almada, V.C., Barata, E.N., Gonçalves, E.J. and Oliveira, R.F. 1990. On the breeding season of Lipophrys pholis (Pisces: Blenniidae) at Arrábida, Portugal. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K. 70(4): 913-916. PDF

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