Maria Manuela Coelho

Past Publications

All Publications Before 2015


94) Amaral, A.R., Lovewell, G., Coelho, M.M., Amato, G. & Rosenbaum, H.C. 2014. Hybrid speciation in a marine mammal: The Clymene dolphin (Stenella clymene). PLoS ONE, 9(1): e83645. (IF=3,234)

93) Garcia, T.I., Matos, I., Shen, Y., Pabuwal, V., Coelho, M.M., Wakamatsu, Y., Schartl, M. & Walter, R.B. 2014. Novel method for analysis of allele specific expression in triploid Oryzias latipes reveals consistent pattern of allele exclusion. PLoS ONE, 9(6): e100250. (IF=3,234)

92) Aboim, M.A., Mesquita, N., Drago, M., Coelho, M.M. & Alves, M.J. 2013. Assessing inter-drainage connections: patterns of genetic diversity in an Iberian cyprinid fish.  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 109(3): 656–669.  (IF= 2.535).

91) Collares-Pereira, M.J., Matos, I., Morgado-Santos, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2013. Natural Pathways towards Polyploidy in Animals: The Squalius alburnoides Fish Complex as a Model System to Study Genome Size and Genome Reorganization in Polyploids. Cytogenetic and Genome Research, 140(2-4): 97-116. (IF=1.905)

90) Jesus, T. F., Inácio, A. & Coelho, M.M. 2013. Different levels of hsp70 and hsc70 mRNA expression in Iberian fish exposed to distinct river conditions. Genetics and Molecular Biology, 36: 61-69. (IF= 0.744).

89) Molecular Ecology Resources Primer Development Consortium, Andris, M., Arias, M.C., Barthel, B.L., Bluhm, B.H., Bried, J., Canal, D., Chen, X.M., Cheng, P., Chiappero, M.B., Coelho, M.M., Collins, A.B., Dash, M., Davis, M.C., Duarte, M., Dubois, M.-P., Françoso, E., Galmes, M.A., Gopal, K., Jarne, P., Kalbe, M., Karczmarski, L., Kim, H., Martella, M.B., Mcbride, R.S., Negri, V., Negro, J.J., Newll, A.D., Piedade, A.F., Puchulutegui, C., Raggi, L., Samonte, I.E., Sarasola, J.H., See, D.R., Seyoum, S., Silva, M.C., Solaro, C., Tolley, K.A., Tringali, M.D., Vasemägi, A., Xu, L.S. & Zanón-Martínez, J.I. 2012. Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 February 2012 – 31 March 2012. Molecular Ecology Resources, 12(4): 779-781. (IF=7.432)

88) Amaral, A.R., Beheregaray, L.B., Bilgmann, K., Freitas, L., Robertson, K.M., Sequeira, M., Stockin, K.A., Coelho, M.M. & Möller, L.M. 2012. Influences of past climatic changes in the phylogeography of a cosmopolitan marine top predator, the common dolphin (genus Delphinus). Molecular Ecology, 21(19):4854-4871. (IF=6.275)

87) Sousa, V., Beaumont, M., Fernandes, P., Coelho, M.M. & Chikhi, L. 2012. Population divergence with or without admixture: selecting models using an ABC approach. Heredity, 108(5): 521-530. (IF=4.110)

86) Amaral, A.R., Jackson, J.A., Möller, L.M., Beheregaray, L.B. & Coelho, M.M. 2012. Species Tree of a Rapid Radiation: the Subfamily Delphininae (Cetacea, Mammalia). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 64(1): 243-253. (IF=4.066)

85) Amaral, A.R., Beheregaray, L.B., Bilgmann, K., Boutov, D., Freitas, L., Robertson, K.M., Sequeira, M., Stockin, K.A., Coelho, M.M. & Möller, L.M. 2012. Seascape genetics of a globally distributed, highly mobile marine mammal: the short-beaked common dolphin (genus Delphinus). PloS One, 7(2): e31482.  (IF=3.730)

84) Inácio, A., Pinho, J., Pereira, P.M., Comai, L. & Coelho, M.M. 2012. Global Analysis of the small RNA transcriptome in different ploidies and genomic combinations of a vertebrate complex - the Squalius alburnoides. PLoS One, 7(7): e41158.(IF=3.730)

83) Lopes-Cunha, M., Aboim, M.A. Mesquita, N. Alves, M.J., Doadrio, I. & Coelho, M.M. 2012. Population genetic structure in the Iberian cyprinid Iberochondrostoma lemmingii (Steindachner, 1866): disentangling species fragmentation and colonization processes. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 105(3): 559-572. (IF=2.413)

82) Silva, M.C., Silva, M.F. & Coelho, M.M. 2012. Anonymous nuclear loci in the Madeiran storm-petrel Oceanodroma castro and their applicability to other Procellariiform seabirds. Conservation Genetics Resources, 4: 1093-1095. (IF=0.708)

81) Cunha, C., Doadrio, I., Abrantes, J. & Coelho, M.M. 2011. The evolutionary history of the allopolyploid Squalius alburnoides (Cyprinidae) complex in the northern Iberian Peninsula. Heredity, 106(1): 100–112. (IF=4.597)

80) Amaral, A.R., Möller, L.M., Beheregaray, L.B. & Coelho, M.M. 2011. Evolution of 2 reproductive proteins, ZP3 and PKDREJ, in cetaceans. Journal of Heredity, 102(3): 275-282. (IF=2,799)

79) Silva, M.C., Duarte, M.A. & Coelho, M.M. 2011. Anonymous nuclear loci in the white-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina and their applicability to other Procellariiform seabirds. Journal of Heredity, 102(3): 362-365. (IF=2.799)

78)  Matos, I., Sucéna, E., Machado, M., Inácio, A., Gardner, R., Schartl, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2011. Ploidy mosaicism and gene expression in the allopolyploid Squalius alburnoides. BMC Genetics, 12(1): 101. (IF=2.475)

77)  Waap, S., Amaral, A.R., Gomes, B. & Coelho M.M. 2011. Multi-locus species tree of the chub genus Squalius (Leuciscinae: Cyprinidae) from western Iberia: new insights into its evolutionary history. Genetica, 139(8): 1009-1018. (IF=2.148)

76) Pala, I., Schartl, M., Brito, M., Vacas, J. M. & Coelho M.M. 2010. Gene expression regulation and lineage evolution: The North and South tale of the hybrid polyploid Squalius alburnoides complex. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 277(1699): 3519-3525. (IF=5.064)

75) Aboim, M.A., Mavárez, J., Bernatchez, L. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Introgressive hybridization between two Iberian endemic cyprinid fish: a comparison between two independent hybrid zones. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23(4): 817-828. (IF=3.656)

74) Matos, I., Machado, M., Sucena, E., Collares-Pereira, M.J., Schartl, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Evidence for hermaphroditism in the Squalius alburnoides allopolyploid fish complex. Sexual Development, 4(3): 170-175. (IF=3.052)

73) Sousa, V., Penha, F., Pala, I., Chikhi, L. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Conservation genetics of a critically endangered Iberian minnow: evidence of population decline and extirpations. Animal Conservation, 13(2): 162-171. (IF=2.906)

72) Simões, P., Pascual, M., Coelho, M.M. & Matos, M. 2010. Divergent evolution of molecular markers during laboratory adaptation in Drosophila subobscura. Genetica, 138(9-10): 999-1009. (IF=2.358)

71) Collares-Pereira, M.J. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Reconfirming the hybrid origin and generic status of the Iberian cyprinid complex Squalius alburnoides. Journal of Fish Biology, 76(3): 707-715. (IF=1.330)

70) Inácio, A., Matos, I., Machado, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. An easier method to identify the individual genomic composition of allopolyploid complexes. Journal of Fish Biology, 76(8): 1995-2001. (IF=1.330)

69) Henriques, R., Sousa, V. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Migration patterns counteract seasonal isolation of Squalius torgalensis, a critically endangered freshwater fish inhabiting a typical Circum-Mediterranean small drainage. Conservation Genetics, 11(5): 1859-1870. (IF=1.255)

68) Amaral, A.R., Silva, M.C., Möller, L.M., Beheregaray, L.B. & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Anonymous nuclear markers for cetaceans. Conservation Genetics, 11(3): 1143-1146.  (IF=1.255)

67) Salgueiro, P., Palmeirim, J.M.  & Coelho, M.M. 2010. Lack of gene flow between the insular bat, Nyctalus azoreum and its mainland ancestor Nyctalus leisleri (Vespertilionidae, Chiroptera): evidence from microsatellites. Folia Zoologica, 59(1): 26-34. (IF=0.548)

66) Aboim, M.A., Cunha, C. & Coelho, M.M. 2009. Redistribution of the geographical ranges of the Iberian cyprinid genus Pseudochondrostoma based on a phylogenetic analysis: implications for the historical rearrangements of the north-western Iberian drainages. Journal of Fish Biology, 74(6): 1337-1346. (IF=1.226)

65) Cunha, C., Bastir, M., Coelho, M.M. & Doadrio, I. 2009. Body shape evolution among ploidy levels of the Squalius alburnoides hybrid complex (Teleostei, Cyprinidae). Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22(4): 718-728. (IF=3.816)

64) Pala, I., Schartl, M., Thorsteinsdóttir, S. & Coelho, M.M. 2009. Sex determination in the Squalius alburnoides complex: an initial characterization of sex cascade elements in the context of a hybrid polyploid genome. PLoS ONE, 4(7): e6401. (IF=4.351)

63) Ramos-Pereira, M.J., Salgueiro, P., Rodrigues, L., Coelho, M.M. & Palmeirim, J.M. 2009. Population structure of a cave-dwelling bat, Miniopterus schreibersii: does it reflect history and social organization? Journal of Heredity, 100(5): 533-544. (IF=2.052)

62) Amaral, A.R., Coelho, M.M., Marugán-Lóbon, J. & Rohlf, F.J. 2009. Cranial shape differentiation in three closely related delphinid cetacean species: insights into evolutionary history. Zoology, 112(1):  38-47.  (IF=1.562)

61) Cunha, C., Doadrio, I. & Coelho, M.M. 2008. Speciation towards tetraploidization after intermediate processes of non-sexual reproduction. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 363(1505): 2921-2929. (IF=5.556)

60) Moura, T., Silva, M.C., Figueiredo, I., Neves, A., Munoz, P.D., Coelho, M.M. &. Gordo, L.S. 2008. Molecular barcoding of north-east Atlantic deep-water sharks: Species identification and application to fisheries management and conservation. Marine and Freshwater Research, 59(3): 214-223. (IF=1.500)

59)  Pala, I., Coelho, M.M. & Schartl, M. 2008. Dosage compensation by gene-copy silencing in a triploid hybrid fish. Current Biology, 18(17): 1344-1348. (IF=10.777)

58)  Pala, I., Klüver, N., Thorsteinsdóttir, S., Schartl, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2008. Expression pattern of anti-Müllerian hormone (amh) in the hybrid fish complex of Squalius alburnoides. Gene, 410(2): 249-258. (IF=2.578)

57) Pires, A.M., Magalhães, M.F., Moreira da Costa, L., Alves, M.J. & Coelho, M.M. 2008. Effects of an extreme flash flood on the native fish assemblages across a Mediterranean catchment. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 15(1): 49-58. (IF=1.404)

56) Salgueiro, P., Palmeirim, J.M., Ruedi, M. & Coelho, M.M. 2008. Gene flow and population structure of the endemic Azorean bat (Nyctalus azoreum) based on microsatellites: implications for conservation. Conservation Genetics, 9(5): 1163-1171. (IF=2.408)

55) Sousa, V., Penha, F., Collares-Pereira, M.J., Chikhi, L. & Coelho, M.M. 2008. Genetic structure and signature of population decrease in the critically endangered freshwater cyprinid Chondrostoma lusitanicum. Conservation Genetics, 9(4): 791-805. (IF=2.408)

54) Crespo-López, E., Pala, I., Duarte, T., Dowling, T. & Coelho, M.M. 2007. Genetic structure of the diploid-polyploid fish Squalius alburnoides in southern Iberian basins Tejo and Guadiana, based on microsatellites. Journal of Fish Biology, 71c: 423-436. (IF=1.246)

53) Amaral, A.R., Sequeira, M., Martínez-Cedeira, J. & Coelho, M.M. 2007. New insights on population genetic structure of Delphinus delphis from the Northeast Atlantic and phylogenetic relationships within the genus inferred from two mitochondrial markers. Marine Biology, 151(5): 1967-1976. (IF=1.953)

52) Mesquita, N., Cunha, C., Carvalho, G.R. & Coelho, M.M. 2007. Comparative phylogeography of endemic cyprinids in the south-west Iberian Peninsula: evidence for a new ichthyogeographic area. Journal of Fish Biology, 71a: 45-75. (IF=1.246)

51) Amaral, A.R., Sequeira, M., Martínez-Cedeira, J. & Coelho, M.M. 2007. A first approach to the usefulness of COI barcodes in the identification of closely related delphinid cetacean species. Marine and Freshwater Research, 58: 505-510. (IF=1.570)

50) Salgueiro, P., Ruedi, M., Coelho, M.M. & Palmeirim, J.M. 2007. Genetic divergence and phylogeography in the Genus Nyctalus (Mammalia, Chiroptera): implications for population history of the insular bat Nyctalus azoreum. Genetica, 130(2): 169-181. (IF=1.396)

49) Grosso, A.R., Bastos-Silveira, C., Coelho, M.M. et al. 2006. Columba palumbus Cyt b-like Numt sequence: Comparison with functional homologue and the use of universal primers. Folia Zoologica, 55(2): 131-144.

48) Perdices, A. & Coelho, M.M. 2006. Comparative phylogeography of Zacco platypus and Opsariichthys bidens (Teleostei, Cyprinidae) in China based on cytochrome b sequences. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary, 44(4): 330-338.

47) Gromicho, M., Coelho, M.M., Alves, M.J. et al. 2006. Cytogenetic analysis of Anaecypris hispanica and its relationship with the paternal ancestor of the diploid-polyploid Squalius alburnoides complex, 49(12): 1621-1627.

46) Crespo-López, M.E., Duarte, T., Dowling, T., et al. (including Coelho, M.M.) 2006. Modes of reproduction of the hybridogenetic fish Squalius alburnoides in the Tejo and Guadiana rivers: An approach with microsatellites. Zoology, 109(4): 277-286.

45) Mesquita, N., Coelho, M.M. & Filomena, M.M. 2006. Spatial variation in fish assemblages across small Mediterranean drainages: Effects of habitat and landscape context: Environmental Biology of Fishes, 77(2): 105-120.

44) Collares-Pereira, M. J., Magalhaes, M. F., Pires, A. M., et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2005. An integrated approach to fish assemblage conservation in a Mediterranean stream under a damming process: what future for the highly endangered species? Journal of Fish Biology, 67: 280-281.

43) Coelho, M.M., Mesquita, N., Collares-Pereira, M.J. 2005. Chondrostoma almacai, a new cyprinid species from the southwest of Portugal, Iberian Peninsula. Folia Zoologica, 54 (1-2): 201-212.

42) Pala, I. & Coelho, M.M. 2005. Contrasting views over a hybrid complex: Between speciation and evolutionary "dead-end". Gene, 347(2): 283-294.

41) Perdices, A., Sayanda, D. & Coelho, M.M. 2005. Mitochondrial diversity of Opsariichthys bidens (Teleostei, Cyprinidae) in three Chinese drainages. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 37(3): 920-927. 

40) Perdices, A., Cunha, C. & Coelho, M.M. 2004. Phylogenetic structure of Zacco platypus (Teleostei, Cyprinidae) populations on the upper and middle Chang Jiang (=Yangtze) drainage inferred from cytochrome b sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 31(1): 192-203.

39) Cunha, C., Coelho, M.M., Carmona, J.A. et al. 2004. Phylogeographical insights into the origins of the Squalius alburnoides complex via multiple hybridization events. Molecular Ecology, 13 (9): 2807-2817.

38) Alves, M. J., Gromicho, M., Collares-Pereira, M. J. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2004. Simultaneous production of triploid and haploid eggs by triploid Squalius alburnoides (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Journal of Experimental Zoology Part a-Comparative Experimental Biology, 301a(7): 552-558. 

37) Mesquita, N., Cunha, C., Hanfling, B., et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2003. Isolation and characterization of polymorphic microsatellite loci in the endangered Portuguese freshwater fish Squalius aradensis (Cyprinidae). Molecular Ecology Notes, 3(4): 572-574.

36) Coelho, H., Costa, F.O., Costa, M.H. & Coelho, M.M. 2002. Low genetic variability of the widespread amphipod Gammarus locusta, as evidenced by allozyme electrophoresis of southern European populations. Crustaceana, 75(11): 1335-1348. 

35) Salgueiro, P., Carvalho, G., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2002. Microsatellite analysis of genetic population structure of the endangered cyprinid Anaecypris hispanica in Portugal: Implications for conservation. Biological Conservation, 109(1): 47-56.

34) Cunha, C., Mesquita, N., Dowling, T.E. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2002. Phylogenetic relationships of Eurasian and American cyprinids using cytochrome b sequences. Journal of Fish Biology, 61(4): 929-944.

33) Alves, M.J., Collares-Pereira, M.J., Dowling, T.E. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2002. The genetics of maintenance of an all-male lineage in the Squalius alburnoides complex. Journal of Fish Biology, 60(3): 649-662. 

32) Coelho, M.M., Pires, A.M., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. 2001. Buffering role of land/water ecotones in the structuring of the fish community of the Sorraia system. Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology, 1 (1-2): 195-202. 

31) Pires, A.M., Cowx, I.G. & Coelho, M.M. 2001. Diet and growth of two sympatric Iberian barbel, Barbus steindachneri and Barbus microcephalus, in the middle reaches of the Guadiana Basin (Portugal). Folia Zoologica, 50(4): 291-304. 

30) Alves, M. J., Coelho, M. M. & Collares-Pereira, M. J. 2001. Evolution in action through hybridisation and polyploidy in an Iberian freshwater fish: a genetic review. Genetica, 111(1-3): 375-385.

29) Quartau, J. A., Ribeiro, M., Simoes, P. C. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2001. Genetic divergence among populations of two closely related species of Cicada Linnaeus (Hemiptera: Cicadoidea) in Portugal. Insect Systematics & Evolution, 32(1): 99-106. 

28) Alves, M.J., Coelho, H., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2001. Mitochondrial DNA variation in the highly endangered cyprinid fish Anaecypris hispanica: Importance for conservation. Heredity, 87(4): 463-473.

27) Mesquita, N., Carvalho, G., Shaw, P. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 2001. River basin-related genetic structuring in an endangered fish species, Chondrostoma lusitanicum, based on mtDNA sequencing and RFLP analysis. Heredity, 86(3): 253-264.

26) Pires, A. M., Cowx, I. G.& Coelho, M.M. 2000. Benthic macroinvertebrate communities of intermittent streams in the middle reaches of the Guadiana Basin (Portugal). Hydrobiologia, 435(1-3): 167-175. 

25) Pires, A.M., Cowx, I.G. & Coelho, M.M. 2000. Life history strategy of Leuciscus pyrenaicus (Cyprinidae) in intermittent streams of the Guadiana basin (Portugal). Cybium, 24(3): 287-297.

24) Brito, R. M. & Coelho, M.M. 1999. Genetic structure of the Iberian chub, Leuciscus pyrenaicus, in the Tejo drainage. Hydrobiologia, 392(2): 169-177. 

23) Alves, M.J., Coelho, M.M., Próspero, M.I. et al. 1999. Production of fertile unreduced sperm by hybrid males of the Rutilus alburnoides complex (Teleostei, Cyprinidae): An alternative route to genome tetraploidization in unisexuals. Genetics, 151(1): 277-283.

22)  Collares-Pereira, M.J., Alves, M.J. & Coelho, M.M. 1999. Reassessment of the generic position of the Iberian cyprinid alburnoides complex: Its return to the genus Leuciscus. Journal of Fish Biology, 54(2): 465-468.

21) Pires, A.M., Cowx, I.G. & Coelho, M.M. 1999. Seasonal changes in fish community structure of intermittent streams in the middle reaches of the Guadiana basin, Portugal. Journal of Fish Biology, 54(2): 235-249.

20) Martins, M.J., Collares-Pereira, M.J., Cowx, I.G. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 1998. Diploids v. triploids of Rutilus alburnoides: Spatial segregation and morphological differences. Journal of Fish Biology, 52(4): 817-828.

19) Alves, M.J., Coelho, M.M. & Collares-Pereira, M.J. 1998. Diversity in the reproductive modes of females of the Rutilus alburnoides complex (Teleostei, Cyprinidae): A way to avoid the genetic constraints of uniparentalism. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 15(10): 1233-1242. 

18) Coelho, M.M., Bogutskaya, N. G., Rodrigues, J. A. et al. 1998. Leuciscus torgalensis and L-aradensis, two new cyprinids for Portuguese fresh waters. Journal of Fish Biology, 52(5): 937-950.

17) Coelho, M.M., Alves, M.J., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. 1997. Allozyme assessment of the phylogenetic relationships of the Iberian species Chondrostoma lemmingii and C. lusitanicum (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Folia Zoologica, 46(SUPL.1): 15-26. 

16) Coelho, M.M., Martins, M.J., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. 1997. Diet and feeding relationships of two Iberian cyprinids. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 4 (2): 83-91.

15) Brito, R.M. & Coelho, M.M. 1997. Lack of association between enzyme heterozygosity and fitness components in two Iberian cyprinids. Biologia, 52(5): 663-668.

14) Alves, M.J., Coelho, M.M., Collares-Pereira, M.J. et al. 1997. Maternal ancestry of the Rutilus alburnoides complex (Teleostei, Cyprinidae) as determined by analysis of cytochrome b sequences. Evolution, 51(5): 1584-1592. 

13) Coelho, M.M., Alves, M.J. & Rodrigues, E. 1997. Patterns of genetic divergence in Chondrostoma lusitanicum Collares-Pereira, in intermittent Portuguese rivers. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 4 (3): 223-232.

12) Brito, R.M., Briolay, J., Galtier, N. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.). 1997. Phylogenetic Relationships within GenusLeuciscus (Pisces, Cyprinidae) in Portuguese Fresh Waters, Based on Mitochondrial DNA Cytochrome b Sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 8 (3): 435-442.

11) Alves, M.J., Coelho, M.M. & Collares-Pereira, M.J. 1997. The Rutilus alburnoides complex (Cyprinidae): Evidence for a hybrid origin. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 35 (1): 1-10. 

10) Collares-Pereira, M.J., Martins, M.J., Pires, A.M. et al. (including Coelho, M.M.) 1996. Feeding behaviour of Barbus bocagei assessed under a spatio-temporal approach. Folia Zoologica, 45 (1): 65-76.

8) Brito, R.M. & Coelho, M.M. 1996. Spatial and temporal genetic variation of Chondrostoma polylepis in the Tejo drainage. Folia Zoologica, 45(4): 337-346. 

7) Coelho, M. M. & Zalewski, M. 1995. Evolutionary adaptations by fish to ecotonal complexity in spatially-variable landscapes - a perspective. Hydrobiologia, 303(1-3): 223-228.

6) Coelho, M.M., Brito, R.M., Pacheco, T.R., Figueiredo, D. & Pires, A.M. 1995. Genetic variation and divergence of Leuciscus pyrenaicus and L. carolitertii (Pisces, Cyprinidae). Journal of Fish Biology, 47: 243-258.

5) Collares-Pereira, M.J., Magalhaes, M.F., Geraldes, A.M. & Coelho, M.M. 1995. Riparian ecotones and spatial variation of fish assemblages in Portuguese lowland streams. Hydrobiologia, 303(1-3): 93-101.

4) Alves, M.J. & Coelho, M.M. 1994. Genetic-variation and population subdivision of the endangered iberian cyprinid Chondrostoma lusitanicum. Journal of Fish Biology, 44(4): 627-636.

3) Coelho, M. M. 1992. Genetic differentiation of the iberian cyprinids Chondrostoma polylepis steind, 1865 and Ch. willkommii steind, 1866. Archiv Fur Hydrobiologie, 125(4): 487-498.

2) Nelva, A., Collares-Pereira, M. J. & Coelho, M. 1988. Systematics and distribution of the genus Chondrostoma agassiz, 1835, (Pisces, Cyprinidae). Archiv Fur Hydrobiologie, 113(1): 93-112.

1) Collares-Pereira, M. J. & Coelho, M. M. 1983. Biometrical analysis of Chondrostoma polylepis x Rutilus arcasi natural hybrids (Osteichthyes-Cypriniformes-Cyprinidae). Journal of Fish Biology, 23 (5): 495-509.