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Under review/preprints.


Camacho, A., Rodrigues, M. T., Jayyusi, R., Harun, M., Geraci, M., Carretero, M. A., & Tejedo, M. (2024). Does heat tolerance actually predict animals' geographic thermal limits?. Science of The Total Environment, 170165.

Fouquet, A., Ferrão, M., Rodrigues, M. T., Werneck, F. P., Prates, I., Moraes, L. J., ... & Avila, R. W. (2024). Integrative species delimitation and biogeography of the Rhinella margaritifera species group (Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae) suggest an intense diversification throughout Amazonia during the last 10 million years. Systematics and Biodiversity, 22(1), 2291086.

Fouquet, A., Kok, P. J., Recoder, R. S., Prates, I., Camacho, A., Marques-Souza, S., ... & Rodrigues, M. T. (2024). Relicts in the mist: Two new frog families, genera and species highlight the role of Pantepui as a biodiversity museum throughout the Cenozoic. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 191, 107971.


Mercival, F. Barros, A. Leite, Camacho, A.  Do passerine birds constructing enclosed nests have bigger brains? IBIS. Accepted.

Camacho, A. (2023). Brasil: viaje a una zona nunca antes visitada por la ciencia. Quercus, (451), 54-55.

Camacho. A. Brunes, T., Trefaut, M. T. Dehydration-induced variation in the voluntary thermal maximum alters geographic models of climatic vulnerability in Amazonian lizards. Plos One.

García-Rodríguez, J., Cunha, A. F., Morales-Guerrero, A., González-Chaves, A., Camacho, A., Miranda, L. S., ... & Marques, A. C. (2023). Reproductive and environmental traits explain the variation in egg size among Medusozoa (Cnidaria). Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 290(2004), 20230543.

Camacho, A., Angilletta Jr, M. J., & Levy, O. (2023). A Theoretical Thermal Tolerance Function for Ectothermic Animals and Its Implications for Identifying Thermal Vulnerability across Large Geographic Scales. Diversity, 15(5), 680.

Delibes-Mateos, M., Castro, F., de Reyna, L. A., Camacho, A., Cooke, B., & Villafuerte, R. (2023). Cooke’s index: A simple, cost-effective method for multiple practitioners to estimate European rabbit abundance. Ecological Indicators, 150, 110255.

Turriago, J. L., Tejedo, M., Hoyos, J. M., Camacho, A., & Bernal, M. H. (2023). The time course of acclimation of critical thermal maxima is modulated by the magnitude of temperature change and thermal daily fluctuations. Journal of Thermal Biology, 114, 103545.


Gutiérrez-Pesquera, L., Tejedo, M., Camacho, A., Enríquez-Urzelai, U., Katzenberger, M., Choda, M., ... & Nicieza, A. (2021). Can phenology and plasticity prevent adaptive clines in tolerance limits across temperate mountains?. Ecology and Evolution.

Camacho, A., Navas, C. A., Yamanouchi, A. T., & Rodrigues, M. T. (2022). Consequences of Evolving Limbless, Burrowing Forms for the Behavior and Population Density of Tropical Lizards. Diversity, 14(6), 482.

Selivon, D., Perondini, A. L. P., Hernández-Ortiz, V., doVal, F. C., Camacho, A., Gomes, F. R., & Prezotto, L. F. (2022). Genetical, Morphological, Behavioral, and Ecological Traits Support the Existence of Three Brazilian Species of the Anastrepha fraterculus Complex of Cryptic Species. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 359.

Lima, C., Helene, A. F., & Camacho, A. (2022). Leaf-cutting ants’ critical and voluntary thermal limits show complex responses to size, heating rates, hydration level, and humidity. Journal of Comparative Physiology B, 192(2), 235-245.


Casado, J. G., Melendo, M. M., Bellido, F. S., Guerrero, S. L., Llorca, A. B., Burguete, M. C., ... & Camacho, A. (2021). Actualización de la distribución de los reptiles de la provincia de Córdoba: prioridades de especies y lugares a muestrear. Trianoi, (6), 17-29.

Camacho, A. Peinazo, D. First report of bicephaly in the Iberian worm lizard (Blanus sp. Vandelli 1797). Trianoi.

Fouquet, A., Leblanc, K., Framit, M., Réjaud, A., Rodrigues, M. T., Castroviejo-Fisher, S., ... & Fabre, A. C. (2021). Species diversity and biogeography of an ancient frog clade from the Guiana Shield (Anura: Microhylidae: Adelastes, Otophryne, Synapturanus) exhibiting spectacular phenotypic diversification. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 132(2), 233-256.


Guevara-Molina, E. C., Gomes, F. R., & Camacho, A. (2020). Effects of dehydration on thermoregulatory behavior and thermal tolerance limits of Rana catesbeiana . Journal of Thermal Biology, 93, 102721.

Recoder, R., Prates, I., Marques-Souza, S., Camacho, A., Nunes, P. M. S., Dal Vechio, F., ... & Rodrigues, M. T. (2020). Lizards from the Lost World: two new species and evolutionary relationships of the Pantepui highland Riolama (Gymnophthalmidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 190(1), 271-297.

Vacher, J. P., Chave, J., Ficetola, F. G., Sommeria‐Klein, G., Tao, S., Thébaud, C., Blank,M; Camacho, A., ... & Dewynter, M. (2020). Large‐scale DNA‐based survey of frogs in Amazonia suggests a vast underestimation of species richness and endemism. Journal of Biogeography.


Wiens, J. J., Camacho, A., Goldberg, A., Jezkova, T., Kaplan, M. E., Lambert, S. M., ... & Walls, R. L. (2019). Climate‐change, extinction, and Sky Island biogeography in a montane lizard. Molecular ecology.


Camacho, A. C., VandenBrooks, J. M., Riley, A., Telemeco, R. S., & Angilletta Jr, M. J. (2018). Oxygen supply did not affect how lizards responded to thermal stress. Integrative Zoology.

Recoder, R. S., Magalhães-Júnior, A., Rodrigues, J., Pinto, H. B. D. A., Rodrigues, M. T., & Camacho, A. (2018). Thermal Constraints Explain the Distribution of the Climate Relict Lizard Colobosauroides carvalhoi (Gymnophthalmidae) in the Semiarid Caatinga. South American Journal of Herpetology, 13(3), 248-259.

Bars-Closel, M., Camacho, A., & Kohlsdorf, T. (2018). Shifts in space and time: ecological transitions affect the evolution of resting metabolic rates in microteiid lizards. Journal of Experimental Biology, jeb-175661.

Marques‐Souza, S., Prates, I., Fouquet, A., Camacho, A., Kok, P. J., Nunes, P. M., ... & Barrio‐Amorós, C. (2018). Reconquering the water: Evolution and systematics of South and Central American aquatic lizards (Gymnophthalmidae). Zoologica Scripta, 47(3), 255-265.

Camacho, A., Rusch, T., Ray, G., Telemeco, R. S., Rodrigues, M. T., & Angilletta, M. J. (2018). Measuring behavioral thermal tolerance to address hot topics in ecology, evolution, and conservation. Journal of thermal biology, 73, 71-79.


Stuginski, Navas, Barros, Camacho, Bicudo, Grego & Carvalho. Phylogenetic analysis of standard metabolic rate of snakes: a new proposal for the understanding of interspecific feeding behavior. Journal of Comparative Physiology.

Rodrigues, Recoder, Teixeira, Roscito, Camacho, Nunes, Freitas, Fernandes, Bocchiglieri, Dal Vechio, Leite, Nogueira, Damasceno, Kátia Pellegrino, Argôlo, & Amaro. A morphological and molecular study of Psilops, a replacement name for the Brazilian microteiid lizard genus Psilophthalmus Rodrigues 1991 (Squamata,Gymnophthalmidae) with the description of two new species. Zootaxa

Camacho, A., & Rusch, T. (2017). Methods and pit-falls for measuring thermal preference and tolerance in lizards. Journal of Thermal Biology, Early view.


Camacho, A., Recoder, R., Teixeira, M., Kohlsdorf, T., Rodrigues, M. T., & Lee, M. S. (2016). Overcoming phylogenetic and geographic uncertainties to test for correlates of range size evolution in gymnophthalmid lizards. Ecography.


Camacho, A., Rodrigues, M. T., & Navas, C. (2015). Extreme operative temperatures are better descriptors of the thermal environment than mean temperatures. Journal of thermal biology, 49, 106-111.

Camacho, A., Pavão, R., Moreira, C. N., Pinto, A. C. B., Navas, C. A., & Rodrigues, M. T. (2015). Interaction of morphology, thermal physiology and burrowing performance during the evolution of fossoriality in Gymnophthalmini lizards. Functional Ecology, 29(4), 515-521.


Lee, M. S., Skinner, A., & Camacho, A. (2013). The relationship between limb reduction, body elongation and geographical range in lizards (Lerista, Scincidae). Journal of Biogeography, 40(7), 1290-1297.

Rodrigues, M. T., Teixeira-Jr, M., Dal Vechio, F., Amaro, R. C., Nisa, C., Camacho, A. C., ... & Recoder, R. S. (2013). Rediscovery of the Earless Microteiid Lizard Anotosaura collaris Amaral, 1933 (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae): A redescription complemented by osteological, hemipenial, molecular, karyological, physiological and ecological data. Zootaxa, 3731(3), 345-370.

Teixeira-Jr, M., Recoder, R. S. Camacho, A., Sena, M., Navas,C, & Rodrigues, M. T. (2013). A new species of Bachia Gray, 1845 (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Eastern Brazilian Cerrado, and data on its ecology, physiology and behavior. Zootaxa, 3616(2), 173-189.



Camacho, A. (2012). Responses of terrestrial ectothermic animals to microclimatic variation.(bilingual). Revista da Biologia.

Ribeiro, P. L., Camacho, A., & Navas, C. A. (2012). Considerations for assessing maximum critical temperatures in small ectothermic animals: insights from leaf-cutting ants. PLoS One, 7(2), e32083.

Fouquet, A., Recoder, R., Teixeira, M., Cassimiro, J., Amaro, R. C., Camacho, A., ... & Rodrigues, M. T. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and morphometric analyses reveal deep divergence between Amazonia and Atlantic Forest species of Dendrophryniscus. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 62(3), 826-838.


Valdujo, P. H., Camacho, A., Recoder, R. S., Teixeira Junior, M., Ghellere, J. M. B., Mott, T., ... & Rodrigues, M. T. (2011). Amphibians from Estação Ecológica Serra Geral do Tocantins, Jalapão region, Tocantins and Bahia States. Biota Neotropica, 11(1), 251-261.

Recoder, R. S., Teixeira Junior, M., Camacho, A., Nunes, P. M. S., Mott, T., Valdujo, P. H., ... & Rodrigues, M. T. (2011). Reptiles of Serra Geral do Tocantins Ecological Station, Central Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 11(1), 263-281.

Camacho, A.G. & Caselli, C.B. (2011). Urostrophus vautieri, Defense behavior and color change. Herpetological Review. v.42. p. 610.


Recoder, R. S., Teixeira-Jr, M., Cassimiro, J., Camacho, A. G., & Rodrigues, M. T. (2010). A new species of Dendrophryniscus (Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae) from the Atlantic Rainforest of southern Bahia, Brazil. Zootaxa, 2642, 36-44.

Camacho, A. G., & da Rocha, P. L. B. (2010). Passive restoration in biodiversity hotspots: Consequences for an Atlantic rainforest lizard taxocene. Biotropica, 42(3), 379-387.

Camacho, A.G.; Amaro. R.C.; Rodrigues, M. T. (2010) Stereocyclops incrassatus (Dumpy frog). Defensive behaviour.. Herpetological Review, v. 41, p. 210-210.


Rodrigues, M. T., Camacho, A., Nunes, P. M. S., Recoder, R. S., Teixeira, M., Valdujo, P. H., & Nogueira, C. (2008). A new species of the lizard genus Bachia (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Cerrados of Central Brazil. Zootaxa, (1875), 39-50.

Almeida-Silva, L. M., Camacho, A., Brescovit, A. D., Lucas, S. M., & Brazil, T. K. (2008). Redescription and notes on the natural history of the arboreal tarantula Iridopelma seladonium (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Aviculariinae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, 25(4), 728-736.

Pinto-Leite, C. M., Camacho, A. G., & Brazil, T. K. (2008). Non-random patterns of spider species composition in an Atlantic rainforest. Journal of Arachnology, 36(2), 448-452.


Camacho, A., da Rocha, P. L. B., Rios, V., & Miranda, J. G. V. Are lizards affected by fractal dimension of light entrance in forests?. In Proc. of the 2006 International Symposium on Mathematical and Computational Biology: BIOMAT 2006. Editora E-papers.

Camacho, A.G. ; Rodrigues, M. T. (2006) Dryadosaura nordestina. Geographic distribution. Herpetological Review, v. 38, p. 218-219.

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