Publicações Publicações


OLIVEIRA-SILVA, L.; CAMPELO, A. C., Lima, I., ARAUJO, A., BEZERRA, BRUNA; SOUZA-ALVES, JOÃO P. Can a non-native primate be a potential seed disperser? A case study on the Saimiri sciureus in Pernambuco state, Brazil. FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA, v. 89, p. 138-149, 2018.

Bastos M; MEDEIROS, K., Jones G; BEZERRA, B. M. Small but wise: Common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) use acoustic signals as cues to avoid interactions with blonde capuchin monkeys (Sapajus flavius). AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY, v. 80, p. e22744-10, 2018.

CASELLI, CHRISTINI B.; AYRES, PAULO H.B.; CASTRO, SHALANA C.N., Souto, Antonio; SCHIEL, Nicola; MILLER, CORY T. The role of extragroup encounters in a Neotropical, cooperative breeding primate, the common marmoset: a field playback experiment. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, v. 136, p. 137-146, 2018.

SAMPAIO, MARILIAN BOACHÁ; DE LA FUENTE, MARÍA FERNANDA; de Albuquerque, Ulysses PaulinoDA SILVA SOUTO, ANTONIO; SCHIEL, Nicola . Contact with urban forests greatly enhances children's knowledge of faunal diversity. URBAN FORESTRY & URBAN GREENING, v. 1, p. 1-10, 2018.

CASTRO, S., SILVA SOUTO, ANTONIO; BIONDI, L., CASELLI, C. Techniques Used by Bearded Capuchin Monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus) to Access Water in a Semi-Arid Environment of North-Eastern Brazil. FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA (ONLINE), v. 88, p. 1-7, 2017.

SCHIEL, Nicola; SOUTO, A. The common marmoset: An overview of its natural history, ecology and behavior. DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROBIOLOGY, v. 77, p. 245-262, 2017.

DE LA FUENTE, MARÍA FERNANDA CASTELLÓN; SOUTO, A. S., CASELLI, C. People's perception on animal welfare: why does it matter?. Ethnobiology and Conservation, v. 6, p. 1-7, 2017.

Barnett, Adrian A., SILLA, JOÃO M., DE OLIVEIRA, TADEU; BOYLE, SARAH A., Bezerra, Bruna M., SETZ, ELEONORE Z. F., DA SILVA, RAFAELA F. SOARES; DE ALBUQUERQUE TEIXEIRA, SAMARA; TODD, LUCY M. Run, hide, or fight: anti-predation strategies in endangered red-nosed cuxiú (Chiropotes albinasus, Pitheciidae) in southeastern Amazonia. Primates, v. 58, p. 1-8, 2017.

SALOMÃO, R P; MAIA, A C D; BEZERRA, B M; IANNUZZI, L. Attractiveness of Different Food Resources to Dung Beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of a Dry Tropical Area. NEOTROPICAL ENTOMOLOGY (IMPRESSO), v. s-n, p. 1, 2017.

CARTAGENA-MATOS, B., GASNIER, T., CRAVO-MOTA, M., BEZERRA, B. M. Activity budget and social interactions in semi-captive gray woolly monkeys (Lagothrix lagotricha cana) living in an ex situ conservation area in Central Amazonia. ZOO BIOLOGY, v. 36, p. 21-29, 2017.

Salomão, RP; BEZERRA, B. M., IANNUZZI, L. Daily activity of Dichotomius geminatus (Arrow, 1913) and Deltochilum verruciferum Felsche, 1911 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeinae) facing carrion: from resource perception to feeding. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia (Impresso), v. 61, p. 1-7, 2017.

BEZERRA, B. M.; CASAR, C., JERUZALINSKY, L., BARNETT, Adrian; Bastos M; SOUTO, Antonio da Silva; Jones G. Pitheciid vocal communication: what can we say about what they are saying? Ethnobiology and Conservation, v. 15, p. 1-18, 2017.

BARNETT, Adrian; RONCHI-TELES, B., Silva WS5; Andrade R; ALMEIDA, THAIS; BEZERRA, B. M., Gonçalves de Lima M; ROSS, CAROLINE; MACLARNON, ANN; SHAW, PETER J.A. Covert Carnivory? A Seed-Predating Primate, the GoldenBacked Uacari, Shows Preferences for Insect-Infested Fruits. Journal of Zoological Research, v. 1, p. 16-31, 2017.

UMEED, R.; Attademo FLM; BEZERRA, BRUNA. The influence of age and sex on the vocal repertoire of the Antillean manatee (Trichechus manatus manatus) and their responses to call playback. MARINE MAMMAL SCIENCE, v. 34, p. 1-18, 2017.

Barnett, Adrian A., Bezerra, Bruna M., SANTOS, PAULO J. P., SHAW, PETER J.A., MACLARNON, ANN; ROSS, CAROLINE. Foraging with finesse: A hard-fruit-eating primate selects the weakest areas as bite sites. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, v. 11, p. 00-00, 2016.


DA SILVA NETO, BELARMINO CARNEIRO; DO NASCIMENTO, ANDRÉ LUIZ BORBA; Schiel, Nicola; NÓBREGA ALVES, RÔMULO ROMEU; Souto, Antonio; ALBUQUERQUE, ULYSSES PAULINO . Assessment of the hunting of mammals using local ecological knowledge: an example from the Brazilian semiarid region. Environment, Development and Sustainability, v. 1, p. 1-19, 2016.

ABREU, FILIPA; DE LA FUENTE, MARÍA FERNANDA CASTELLÓN; Schiel, NicolaSouto, Antonio. Feeding ecology and behavioral adjustments: flexibility of a small neotropical primate (Callithrix jacchus) to survive in a semiarid environment. Mammal Research, v. 61, p. 221-229, 2016.

CARTAGENA-MATOS, BÁRBARA; JAPYASSÚ, HILTON FERREIRA; CRAVO-MOTA, MARIANA; Bezerra, Bruna Martins . Unusual behaviour in grey woolly monkeys (Lagothrix cana): Females breastfeeding adult males. Mammalian Biology, v. 80, p. 59-62, 2015.

BARNETT, A. P.; SANTOS, P. J. P., BOYLE, SARAH A., BEZERRA, B. M.An Improved Technique Using Dental Prostheses for Field Quantification of the Force Required by Primates for the Dental Penetration of Fruit. Folia Primatologica, p. 398-410, 2015.

BASTOS, MONIQUE; Souto, Antonio; Jones, Gareth; EASON, PERRI; BIONE, CAMILA; SCHIEL, NicolaBEZERRA, BRUNA . Vocal repertoire of wild blonde capuchins (Sapajus flavius) and contextual use of calls. American Journal of Primatology, v. 77, p. 605-617, 2015.

Bezerra, Bruna MartinsKEASEY, MATTHEW PHILIPSchiel, NicolaSilva Souto, Antonio . Responses towards a dying adult group member in a wild New World monkey. Primates, v. 55, p. 185-188, 2014.

BEZERRA, B. M.; EASON, P., Jones, G. Camera Trap Observations of Nonhabituated Critically Endangered Wild Blonde Capuchins, Sapajus flavius (Formerly Cebus flavius). International Journal of Primatology, v. 35, p. 1, 2014.

OLIVEIRA, T. P. R., LADICH, F., ABED-NAVANDI, D., SOUTO, A. S., Sounds produced by the longsnout seahorse: a study of their structure and functions. Journal of Zoology, v. 294, p. 114-121, 2014.

SOARES DE MELO, R., SILVA, O. C., SOUTO, A. S. The role of mammals in local communities living in conservation areas in the Northeast of Brazil: an ethnozoological approach. Tropical Conservation Science, v. 7, p. 423-439, 2014.

DE LA FUENTE, MARÍA FERNANDA CASTELLÓN; Souto, Antonio; SAMPAIO, MARILIAN BOACHÁ; Schiel, Nicola. Behavioral Adjustments by a Small Neotropical Primate (Callithrix jacchus) in a Semiarid Caatinga Environment. The Scientific World Journal, v. 2014, p. 1-8, 2014.

Gunhold, Tina; MASSEN, JORG J.M., Schiel, NicolaSouto, Antonio; BUGNYAR, THOMAS. Memory, transmission and persistence of alternative foraging techniques in wild common marmosets. Animal Behaviour, v. 91, p. 79-91, 2014.

DE MORAES, BÁRBARA LINS CALDAS; Souto, Antonio da SilvaSchiel, Nicola . Adaptability in stone tool use by wild capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus). American Journal of Primatology, v. 76, p967-977, 2014.


MORRILL, R.J. ; THOMAS, A.W.; SCHIEL, N.; SOUTO, A.; MILLER, C.T. The Effect of Habitat Acoustics on Common Marmoset Vocal Signal Transmission. American Journal of Primatology (Print), v. 75(9), p. 904-916, 2013. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22152

ALBUQUERQUE, N.; SOUTO, A. S. The underwater noise from motor boats can potentially mask the whistle sound of estuarine dolphins (Sotalia guianensis). Ethnobiology and Conservation, v. 2, 2013.

ANZOLIN, DAIANE GARCIA; DE CARVALHO, PAULO S.M.; VIANA, PITÁGORAS C.; NORMANDE, IRAN C.; SOUTO, ANTONIO DA SILVA. Stereotypical behaviour in captive West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK (Online), 2013. DOI: 10.1017/S0025315412001944

ALBUQUERQUE, U. P.; ARAÚJO, E.; LIMA, A.; SOUTO, A.; BEZERRA, B. M.; FREIRE, E. M. X.; SAMPAIO, E. V.; LAS CASAS, F.; MOURA, G.; PEREIRA, G.; MELO, J. G.; ALVES, M.; RODAL, M.; SCHIEL, N.; NEVES, R. L. ; ALVES, R. R. N.; AZEVEDO-JÚNIOR, S.; TELINO JÚNIOR, W. Caatinga revisited: ecology and conservation of an important seasonal dry forest. The Scientific World Journal, v. 2012, Article ID 205182, 2012. DOI: 10.1100/2012/205182

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Propagation of the loud tchó call of golden-backed uakaris, Cacajao melanocephalus, in the black-swamp forests of the upper Amazon. Primates, v. 53(4), p. 317-325, 2012. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-012-0312-8

ANZOLIN, D. G.; SARKIS, J. E. S.; DIAZ, E.; SOARES, D. G.; SERRANO, I. L.; BORGES, J. C. G.; SOUTO, A. S.; TANIGUCHI, S.; MONTONE, R. C.; BAINY, A. C. D.; CARVALHO, P. S. M. Contaminant concentrations, biochemical and hematological biomarkers in blood of West Indian manatees Trichechus manatus from Brazil. Marine Pollution Bulletin., v. 64(7), p. 1402-1408, 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2012.04.018

SOUTO, A. S.; BIONE, C.; BASTOS, M.; BEZERRA, M. B.; FRAGASZY, D.; SCHIEL, N. Critically endangered blonde capuchins fish for termites and use new techniques to accomplish the task. Biology Letters, v. 7(4), p. 532-535, 2011. DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2011.0034
BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; RADFORD, A.; JONES, G. Brevity is not always a virtue in primate communication. Biology Letters, v. 7(1), p. 23-25, 2011. DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2010.0455
BEZERRA, B. M.; BARNETT, A.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Ethogram and natural history of the golden-backed uakaris, Cacajao melanocephalus. International Journal of Primatology,  v. 32(1), p. 46-68, 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-010-9435-1

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; SCHIEL, N.; JONES G. Notes on vocalizations of giant otters in the flooded Igapó forests of Jaú National Park, Amazonas, Brazil. Journal of Ethology, v. 29(1), p. 169-175, 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s10164-010-0218-0.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Vocal repertoire of wild golden-backed uakaris (Cacajao melanocephalus): call structure and usage. International Journal of Primatology, v. 31(5), p. 759-778, 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-010-9427-1

SCHIEL, N.; SOUTO, A. S.; HUBER, L. ; BEZERRA, B. M. Hunting strategies in wild common marmosets are prey and age dependent. American Journal of Primatology, v. 72(12), p. 1039-1046, 2010. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20860

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Responses of golden-backed uakaris, Cacajao melanocephalus, to call playback: implications for surveys in the flooded Igapó forest. Primates, v. 51(4), p. 327-336, 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-010-0206-6.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; OLIVEIRA, M. A. B.; HALSEY, L. G. Vocalisations of wild common marmosets are influenced by diurnal and ontogenetic factors. Primates, v. 50(3), p. 231-237, 2009. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-009-0132-7.

PESENDORFER, M.; GUNHOLD, T.; SCHIEL, N.; SOUTO, A. S. ; HUBER, L.; RANGE, F. The maintenance of traditions in marmosets: individual habit, not social conformity? A field experiment. PLoS ONE, v. 4(2), p. e4472, 2009. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0004472.

BEZERRA, B. M.; BARNETT, A.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES, G. Predation by the tayra on the common marmoset and the pale-throated three-toed sloth. Journal of Ethology, v. 27(1), p. 91-96, 2009. DOI: 10.1007/s10164-008-0090-3.

SOUTO, A.; BEZERRA, B. M.; HALSEY, L. G. Alcohol intoxication reduces detection of asymmetry: an explanation for increased perceptions of facial attractiveness after alcohol consumption? Perception (London), v. 37(6), p. 955-958, 2008. DOI: 10.1068/p5951.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. The structure and usage of the vocal repertoire of common marmosets. International Journal of Primatology, v. 29(3). p. 671-701, 2008. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-008-9250-0

ARAÚJO, J.; SOUTO, A. S.; ARAUJO, M. E.; GEISE, L. The behavior of Sotalia guianensis (Van Bénéden) in Pernambuco coastal waters, Brazil, and a further analysis of its reaction to boat traffic. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, v. 25(1), p. 1-9, 2008. DOI: 10.1590/S0101-81752008000100001.

CARRERA, M. L. R.; FAVARO, E. G.; SOUTO, A. S. The response of marine tucuxis (Sotalia fluviatilis) towards tourist boat involves avoidance behaviour and a reduction in foraging. Animal Welfare, v. 17(2), 117-123, 2008.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; HALSEY, L. G.; SCHIEL, N. Observation of brown-throated three-toed sloths: mating behaviour and the simultaneous nurturing of two young. Journal of Ethology, v. 26(1), p. 175-178, 2008. DOI: 10.1007/s10164-007-0038-z.

ARAÚJO, J.; ARAÚJO, M. E.; SOUTO, A. S.; PARENTE, C. L.; GEISE, L. The influence of seasonality, tide and time of activities on the behavior of Sotalia guianensis (Van Bénedén) (Cetacea: Delphinidea) in Pernambuco, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, v. 24(4), p. 1122-1130, 2007. Doi: 10.1590/S0101-81752007000400032.

SOUTO, A.; BEZERRA, B. M.; SCHIEL, N.; HUBER, L. The saltatory search in free-living common marmosets: environmental and age influences. International Journal of Primatology, v. 28(4), p. 881-893, 2007. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-007-9165-1.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; SCHIEL, N. Infanticide and cannibalism in a free-ranging plurally breeding group of common marmosets (Callithrix Jacchus). American Journal of Primatology, v. 69(8), p. 945-952, 2007. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20394.

BARBOSA, R. M. R.; SOUTO, A. S.; EIRAS, A. E.; REGIS, L. N. Laboratory and field evaluation of an oviposition trap for Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae). Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, v. 102(4), p. 523- 529, 2007. DOI: 10.1590/S0074-02762007005000058.

FELÍCIO, A. K. C.; ROSA, I. L.; SOUTO, A. S.; FREITAS, R. H. A. Feeding behavior of the longsnout seahorse Hippocampus reidi Ginsburg, 1933. Journal of Ethology, Japão, v. 24(3), p. 219-225, 2006. DOI: 10.1007/s10164-005-0189-8.

HALSEY, L. G.; BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S. Can wild common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) solve the parallel strings task? Animal Cognition, Alemanha, v. 9(3), p. 229-233, 2006. DOI: 10.1007/s10071-006-0016-9.

SOUTO, A. S.; ARAÚJO, J.; GEISE, L.; ARAÚJO, M. E. The surface behavior of the estuarine dolphin in Baía dos Golfinhos, RN, Brazil: a field and comparative study. Revista Brasileira de Zoociências, v. 8(2), p. 183-192, 2006.

MONTEIRO, M. S.; SOUTO, A. S.; NASCIMENTO, L. F. Comparações entre os comportamentos de forrageio nas diferentes faixas etárias do boto-cinza (Sotalia guianensis) (Cetacea; Delphinidae) na Baia dos Golfinhos, Praia de Pipa - RN - Brasil. Revista de Etologia (São Paulo), v. 8(1), p. 13-25, 2006.

GIRAO, W.; SOUTO, A. S. Breeding period of Araripe Manakin Antilophia bokermanni inferred from vocalisation activity. Cotinga (Sandy), UK, v. 24, 2005.


Livros e capítulos de livros

BEZERRA, B. M.; BARNETT, A.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Vocal communication in Cacajao, Chiropotes and Pithecia: current knowledge and future directions. In: Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of titis, sakis and uacaris. A. A. Barnett, L. Veiga, S. F. Ferrari and M. A. Norconk (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. pp. 303-308.

TOLEDO, G.A.C.; CAMPOS, B.A.T.P.; FEITOSA, I.C.S.; SOUTO, A.S.; ALVES, R.R.N. Interações entre pescadores artesanais e o boto-cinza (Sotalia guianensis - Van Bénéden, 1864) na região de Baía Formosa, Rio Grande do Norte - Brasil). In: A etnozoologia no Brasil: importância, status atual e perspectivas. Rômulo R. da Nóbrega Alves; Wedson de M. S. Souto; José S. Mourão (eds.). Recife: NUPEEA, 2010. pp. 277-296.

CAMPOS, B.A.T.P.; TOLEDO, G.A.C.; FEITOSA, I.C.S.; SOUTO, A.S.; ALVES, R.R.N. Behavioural repertoire of Sotalia guianensis (Cetacea: Delphinidae) in Baia Formosa, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, with emphasis in foraging strategies. In: Dolphins: Anatomy, Behavior and Threats. Agustin G. Pearce and Lucía M. Correa (eds.). New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2010. pp. 207-230.

BEZERRA, B. M.; SOUTO, A. S.; JONES G. Perspectives in primate bioacoustics. In: Primatology: theory, methods and research. Frank Columbus (ed.). New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2009. pp. 1-28.

SCHIEL, N.; SOUTO, A. S.; BEZERRA, B. M.; HUBER, L. A stress-free method of identifying common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) in the wild. In: A Primatologia no Brasil. Aracajú: Sociedade Brasileira de Primatologia, Biologia Geral e Experimental/UFS, 2008, v. 9, p. 147-153.

SOUTO, A. S.; SILVA, E. P. Q. Ciência, criatividade e imagem. In: Quanta ciência há no ensino de ciências. São Paulo: Editora da Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2008. p. 297-303.

SOUTO, A. S. Anatomia de um artigo. 2ª ed. Recife: Editora Universitária da UFPE, 2007. 93 p.

SOUTO, A. S. Etologia: princípios e reflexões. 3ª ed. Recife: Editora Universitária da UFPE, 2005. 350 p.

OLIVEIRA, J. A. ; COIMBRA FILHO, A. ; SOUTO, A. S. Mamíferos: áreas e ações prioritárias para a conservação da Caatinga. In: José Maria Cardoso da Silva; Marcelo Tabarelli; Mônica Tavares da Fonseca; Lívia Vanucci Lins. (Orgs.). Biodiversidade da Caatinga: áreas e ações prioritárias para a conservação. 1 ed. Brasília: Ministério do Meio Ambiente, 2004, p. 284-292.



BARBOSA, R. M. R.; REGIS, L. N.; SOUTO, A. S. Armadilha para insetos, 2004. Veja detalhes no Instituto Nacional da Propriedade Industrial ( sob o número PI0201899-3