Journal of Primates

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Primates-Primates-Lilian Patricia Sales Macedo


Ecology Department, Federal University of Goias

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Lilian Patricia Sales Macedo



Research Interests:

Primates, Conservation Biology, Mammals, Species Distribution Modeling, Wildlife Ecology, Niche theory, Ecological Niche Modeling, Occupancy Modeling, Climate Change, Species Diversity, Wildlife, Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology and Evolution, Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species, Macroecology, Invasive Species, Distribution, MAXENT, Spatial Ecology, Conservation Ecology, Biological Conservation, Ecological Modeling, Zoo, Habitat Modeling, Mammalogy, Nature Conservation.



  1. Sales LP, Ribeiro BR, Hayward MW, Paglia A, Passamani M, Loyola RD. 2017. Niche conservatism and the invasive potential of the wild boar. The Journal of Animal Ecology. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12721
  2. Sales LP, Neves OV, De Marco Jr P, Loyola R. 2017. Model uncertainties do not affect observed patterns of species richness in the Amazon. PLOS ONE. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0183785
  3. Macedo RS, Apud L, Yoshida F, Sales LP, Barbosa ET, Lobo Jr M. 2017.  Distribution models of common bean dry root rot in Brazil: current and predicted disease distribution in climate changing scenarios. PLOS ONE. 10.1371/journal.pone.0187770
  4. Ribeiro BR, Sales LP, De Marco Jr. P, Loyola R. 2016. Assessing Mammal Exposure to Climate Change in the Brazilian Amazon. PLOS ONE. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0165073 
  5. Pellegrini T, Sales LP, Aguiar P, Ferreira RL. 2016. Linking spatial scale dependence of land-use descriptors and invertebrate cave community composition. Subterranean Biology. doi: 10.3897/subtbiol.18.8335
  6. Sales LP, Hayward MW, Zambaldi L, Passamani M, Melo FR, Loyola RD. 2015. Time-lags in primate occupancy: a study case using dynamic models. Natureza & Conservação. doi:10.1016/j.ncon.2015.10.003
  7. Hayward MW, Kamler JF, Montgomery RA, Newlove A, Rostro-García S, Sales LP and Van Valkenburgh B. 2015. Prey Preferences of the Jaguar Panthera onca Reflect the Post-Pleistocene Demise of Large Prey. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2015.00148
  8. Sales LP, Hayward MW, Passamani M. 2015. Local vs landscape drivers of primate occupancy in a Brazilian fragmented region. Mammal Research. doi:10.1007/s13364-015-0252-y