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João Vasconcellos Neto

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Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Instituto de Biologia (IB)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

bachelor's at Ciências Biológicas from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1975), master's at Ecology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1980) and doctorate at Ecology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1987). Has experience in Ecology, focusing on Theorical Ecology, acting on the following subjects: interação inseto-planta, aranhas, chrysomelidae, araneidae and comportamento. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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BOCAKOVA, MILADA; BACIAKOVA, BARBORA; DO NASCIMENTO, ELYNTON ALVES. Revision of the genus Falsocaenia (Coleoptera: Lycidae). Zootaxa, n. 3478, SI, p. 282-296, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (10/15427-1)

DO NASCIMENTO, ELYNTON ALVES; BOCAKOVA, MILADA. Nomenclatural changes and redescriptions in Plateros Bourgeois, 1879 (Coleoptera: Lycidae) from Neotropical region. Zootaxa, n. 3487, p. 77-84, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (10/15427-1)

TELHADO, CRISTINA; ESTEVES, DANIELA; CORNELISSEN, TATIANA; FERNANDES, G. WILSON; CARNEIRO, MARCO ANTONIO A.. Insect Herbivores of Coccoloba cereifera Do Not Select Asymmetric Plants. ENVIRONMENTAL ENTOMOLOGY, v. 39, n. 3, p. 849-855, . Web of Science Citations: 18.

ROSUMEK, FELIX B.; SILVEIRA, FERNANDO A. O.; NEVES, FREDERICO DE S.; BARBOSA, NEWTON P. DE U.; DINIZ, LIVIA; OKI, YUMI; PEZZINI, FLAVIA; FERNANDES, G. WILSON; CORNELISSEN, TATIANA. Ants on plants: a meta-analysis of the role of ants as plant biotic defenses. Oecologia, v. 160, n. 3, p. 537-549, . Web of Science Citations: 182.


ROMERO‚ G.Q.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Spatial distribution patterns of jumping spiders associated with terrestrial bromeliads. Biotropica, v. 36, n. 4, p. 596-601, . (99/05446-8)

SALOMÃO‚ A.T.; MARTINS‚ L.F.; RIBEIRO‚ R.S.; ROMERO‚ G.Q.. Effects of Patch Size and Floral Herbivory on Seed Set in Trichogoniopsis adenantha (Asteraceae) in Southeastern Brazil1. Biotropica, v. 38, n. 2, p. 272-275, .

ROMERO‚ G.Q.; MAZZAFERA‚ P.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.; TRIVELIN‚ P.C.O.. Bromeliad-living spiders improve host plant nutrition and growth. ECOLOGY, v. 87, n. 4, p. 803-808, .

ROMERO‚ G.Q.; BENSON‚ W.W.. Leaf domatia mediate mutualism between mites and a tropical tree. Oecologia, v. 140, n. 4, p. 609-616, .

ROMERO‚ G.Q.. Geographic Range‚ Habitats‚ and Host Plants of Bromeliad-living Jumping Spiders (Salticidae) 1. Biotropica, v. 38, n. 4, p. 522-530, .

GONZAGA, M. O.; SANTOS, A. J.. A new species and a new synonymy in the spiny orb-weaver spider genus Micrathena (Araneae, Araneidae). The Journal of Arachnology, v. 32, n. 2, p. 332-335, .

SANTOS, A. J.; ROMERO, G. Q.. A new bromeliad-dwelling jumping spider (Araneae, Salticidae) from Brazil. The Journal of Arachnology, v. 32, n. 1, p. 188-190, .

SOUZA‚ A.L.T.; GONZAGA‚ M.O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Prey Capture Behaviour in the Social Spider Anelosimus eximius (Araneae: Theridiidae): Responses to Prey Size and Type. Ethology, v. 113, n. 9, p. 856-861, .

ROMERO‚ G.Q.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Beneficial effects of flower-dwelling predators on their host plant. ECOLOGY, v. 85, n. 2, p. 446-457, . (99/05446-8)

CORNELISSEN‚ T.; WILSON FERNANDES‚ G.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Size does matter: variation in herbivory between and within plants and the plant vigor hypothesis. OIKOS, v. 117, n. 8, p. 1121-1130, .

ALVES-COSTA‚ CP; GONZAGA‚ MO. Prey capture and spatial distribution of Philoponella vittata (Araneae Uloboridae) in host webs. ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, v. 13, n. 3, p. 239-246, .

GONZAGA‚ M.O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Female body size‚ fecundity parameters and foundation of new colonies in Anelosimus jabaquara (Araneae‚ Theridiidae). Insectes Sociaux, v. 48, n. 2, p. 94-100, .

GONZAGA‚ M.O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Collective prey capture and feeding behaviours of Anelosimus jabaquara Levi 1956 (Araneae: Theridiidae). BEHAVIOUR, v. 139, n. 5, p. 573-584, .

GONZAGA‚ M.D.O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO‚ J.. Influence of collective feeding on weight gain and size variability of Anelosimus jabaquara Levi 1956 (Araneae: Theridiidae). BEHAVIOUR, p. 1431-1442, .

SANTOS, ADALBERTO J.; GONZAGA, MARCELO O.. Systematics and natural history of Uaitemuri, a new genus of the orb-weaving spider family Uloboridae (Araneae: Deinopoidea) from south-eastern Brazil. ZOOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY, v. 180, n. 1, p. 155-174, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (99/05446-8)

MESSAS, YURI FANCHINI; SOUZA, HERBERT SILVA; GONZAGA, MARCELO O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. Population dynamics of the bark-dwelling spider Eustala perfida Mello-Leitao, 1947 (Araneidae). Journal of Natural History, v. 51, n. 45-46, p. 2661-2679, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (11/15457-0)

DINIZ, SUZANA; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO; STEFANI, VANESSA. Orb-web inclination in Uloboridae spiders: the role of microhabitat structure and prey capture. ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, v. 29, n. 5, p. 474-489, . Web of Science Citations: 0.

MOURA, RAFAEL R.; GONZAGA, MARCELO O.. Spatial variation in sex ratio and density explains subtle changes in the strength of size-assortative mating in Edessa contermina (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). ACTA OECOLOGICA-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, v. 95, p. 86-92, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/14196-5)

GONZAGA, MARCELO O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOÃO. Testing the functions of detritus stabilimenta in webs of Cyclosa fililineata and Cyclosa morretes (Araneae : Araneidae): Do they attract prey or reduce the risk of predation?. Ethology, v. 111, n. 5, p. 479-491, . (99/05446-8)

ROMERO, GUSTAVO Q.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOÃO. Foraging by the flower-dwelling spider, Misumenops argenteus (Thomisidae), at high prey density sites. Journal of Natural History, v. 38, n. 10, p. 1287-1296, .

ROMERO, GUSTAVO QUEVEDO; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOÃO. Natural history of Misumenops argenteus (Thomisidae): seasonality and diet on Trichogoniopsis adenantha (Asteraceae). The Journal of Arachnology, v. 31, p. 297-304, .

SANTOS, ADALBERTO J.; GONZAGA, MARCELO O.. On the spider genus Oecobius Lucas, 1846 in South America (Araneae, Oecobiidae). Journal of Natural History, v. 37, n. 2, p. 239-252, .

GONZAGA, MARCELO O.; LEINER, NATÁLIA O.; SANTOS, ADALBERTO J.. On the sticky cobwebs of two theridiid spiders (Araneae: Theridiidae). Journal of Natural History, v. 40, n. 5/6, p. 293-306, . (03/04868-3)

VILLANUEVA-BONILLA, GERMAN ANTONIO; SALOMAO, ADRIANA TREVIZOLI; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. Trunk structural traits explain habitat use of a tree-dwelling spider (Selenopidae) in a tropical forest. ACTA OECOLOGICA-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, v. 85, p. 108-115, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/16469-8, 08/57949-4)

SOUZA, HEBERT DA SILVA; MESSAS, YURI FANCHINI; GONZAGA, MARCELO DE OLIVEIRA; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. Substrate selection and spatial segregation by two congeneric species of Eustala (Araneae: Araneidae) in southeastern Brazil. JOURNAL OF ARACHNOLOGY, v. 43, n. 1, p. 59-66, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (11/15457-0, 11/15456-4, 11/02537-6, 11/02535-3)

VILLANUEVA-BONILLA, GERMAN ANTONIO; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. Population dynamics and phenology of the wall crab spider Selenops cocheleti Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Selenopidae) in Southeastern Brazil. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment, v. 51, n. 3, p. 215-230, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (13/16469-8)

VILLANUEVA-BONILLA, GERMAN ANTONIO; ONODY, HELENA CAROLINA; SANTOS, BERNARDO F.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. First record of egg sac predation on a wall crab spider Selenopidae (Araneae) by the wasp Camera lunavenatrix sp n. (Ichneumonidae, Cryptinae). JOURNAL OF HYMENOPTERA RESEARCH, v. 49, p. 65-79, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/16469-8, 12/15875-0)

GONZAGA, MARCELO O.; CARDOSO, JOAO C. F.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, JOAO. Do parasitoids explain differential abundance of two syntopic orb-weaver spiders (Araneae: Araneidae)?. ACTA OECOLOGICA-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, v. 69, p. 113-120, . Web of Science Citations: 3.

MESSAS, Y. F.; SOUZA, H. S.; GONZAGA, M. O.; VASCONCELLOS-NETO, J.. Spatial distribution and substrate selection by the orb-weaver spider Eustala perfida Mello-Leitao, 1947 (Araneae: Araneidae). Journal of Natural History, v. 48, n. 43-44, p. 2645-2660, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (11/15457-0, 11/15456-4, 11/02537-6, 11/02535-3)

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