Artículos en revistas indizadas en el ISI


1. Nassar, J. M., R. Galicia, A. C. Ibarra, and R. A. Medellín. 2016. Tracking the origin of the smearing behavior in long-nosed bats (Leptonycteris spp.). Mammalian Biology, 81 (6): 623-627 Descarga el PDF

2. Orr, T. J., Teri J. Orr, Jorge Ortega, R. A. Medellín, Caitlin D. Sánchez, Kimberly A. Hammond. 2016. Diet choice in frugivorous bats: gourmets or operational pragmatists? Journal of Mammalogy. Descarga el PDF

3. Cassaigne, I., R. A. Medellín, R. W. Thompson, and A. Torres-Gómez. 2016. Diet of pumas (Puma concolor) in Sonora, Mexico, as determined by GPS kill sites and molecular identified scat, with comments on jaguar  Panthera onca) diet. The Southwestern Naturalist, 61:125-132. Descarga el PDF

4. Frankin, K.A., P. Sommers, C.E. Aslan, B. Lopez R., J.L. Bronstein, E. Bustamante, A. Búrquez, R.A. Medellín, and B. Marazzi. 2016. Plant biotic interactions in the Sonoran Desert: Current knowledge and future research perspectives. International Journal of Plant Sciences 177:217-234. Descarga el PDF

5. Haynie, Michelle L., Tsuchiya, Mirian T. N., Ospina-Garcés, Sandra Milena, Arroyo-Cabrales, Joaquin, Medellín, Rodrigo A., Polaco, Oscar J. and Maldonado, Jesús E. 2016. Placement of the rediscovered Myotis planiceps (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) within the Myotis phylogeny. Journal of Mammalogy, 97: 701-712. Descarga el PDF



6. Marazzi, B., J.L. Bronstein, P. N. Sommers, B. R. Lopez, E: B., A. Burquez, R.A. Medellin, C. Aslan, and K. Franklin. Plant Biotic Interactions in the Sonoran Desert Conservation Challenges and Future Directions. Journal of the Southwest, 57 (2-3):457-501. Descarga el PDF

7. Carrillo-Araujo, M., N. Tas, R.J. Alcantara-Hernandez, O. Gaona, J.E. Schondube, R. A.  Medellin, J. K. Jansson, and L.I. Falcon. 2015. Phyllostomid bat microbiome composition is associated to host phylogeny and feeding strategies. Frontiers in Microbiology 6. Article 447. Descarga el PDF

8. Rodríguez-Rodríguez, M., J. Gasca-Pineda, R. A. Medellín, and L E. Eguiarte. 2015. Analysis of genetic diversity of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) from Mexican populations. Journal of Mammalogy 96: 473–480. Descarga el PDF

9. Wiederholt, R, L López-Hoffman, C Svancara, G McCracken, W Thogmartin, J Diffendorfer, K Bagstad, P Cryan, A Russell, D Semmens & RA Medellín. 2015. Optimizing conservation strategies for Mexican free-tailed bats: a population viability and ecosystem services approach. Biodiversity and Conservation. Descarga el PDF



10.  Berger J., Cain SL, Cheng E, Dratch P, Ellison K, Francis J, Frost HC, Gende S, Groves C, Karesh WA, Leslie E, Machlis G, Medellín RA, Noss RF, Redford KH, Soukup M, Wilcove D, Zack S. 2014. Optimism and challenge for science-based conservation of migratory species in and out of U.S. National Parks. Conservation Biology, 28:4-12. Descarga el PDF

11.  Morales-Leyva, A, R.A. Medellín, SL Lance, B. Rodriguez-Herrera, M Del Real-Monroy, and J. Ortega, J. 2014. Development of microsatellite loci for the Honduran white-bat (Ectophylla alba) by using Il lumina paired-end sequences. CONSERVATION GENETICS RESOURCES 6: 219-220. Descarga el PDF

12.  López-Hoffman, L, R Wiederholt, C Sansone, KJ Bagstad, P Cryan, JE Diffendorfer, J Goldstein, K LaSharr, J Loomis, G McCracken, RA Medellín, A Russell & D Semmens. 2014. Market forces and technological substitutes cause fluctuations in the value of bat pest-control services for cotton. PLoS One, 9(2): 7 pp.  Descarga el PDF



13.  Ayala-Berdon, J., R. Galicia, C. Flores-Ortiz, R. A. Medellín and J. E. Schondube. 2013. Digestive capacities allow the Mexican long-nosed bat (Leptonycteris nivalis) to live in cold environments. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A-Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 164: 622-628 Descarga el PDF

14.  Wiederholt, R, L López-Hoffman, J Cline, R. A. Medellin, P Cryan, A Russell, G McCracken, J Diffendorfer, and D Semmens. 2013. Moving across the border: A conservation modeling approach for migratory bat populations. Ecosphere, 4(9): article 14. Descarga el PDF

15.  Anthony, S. J., R. Ojeda-Flores, R., O. Rico-Chavez, I. Navarrete-Macias, C.M. Zambrana-Torrelio, M.K. Rostal, J. H. Epstein, T. Tipps, E. Liang, M. Sanchez-Leon, J. Sotomayor-Bonilla, A.A. Aguirre, R. Avila-Flores, R.A. Medellin, T. Goldstein, G.  Suzan, P.  Daszak, and W.I. Lipkin. 2013. Coronaviruses in bats from Mexico. Journal of General Virology, 94: 1028-1038.  Descarga el PDF



16. Gonzalez-Terrazas, T.P., Medellín, R.A., Knoernschild, M., and M. Tschapka. 2012. Morphological specialization influences nectar extraction efficiency of sympatric nectar-feeding bats. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY, 215: 3989-3996. Descarga el PDF

17. Redford, K. H., C. Groves, R. A. Medellín, J. G. Robinson. 2012. Conservation Stories, Conservation Science, and the Role of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services. CONSERVATION BIOLOGY, 26: 757-759.   Descarga el PDF

18. Carter, G. G., R. Logsdon,  B.D. Arnold, A. Menchaca, and R. A. Medellín. 2012. Vampire Bats Produce Contact Calls When Isolated: Acoustic Variation by Species, Population, Colony, and Individual. PLOS ONE 7(6) Article Number: e38791   DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038791  Descarga el PDF 

19. Arteaga, M.C., D. Pinero, L. E. Eguiarte, J. Gasca, and R. A. Medellín. 2012. Genetic structure and diversity of the nine-banded armadillo in Mexico. JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY, 93: 547-559. Descarga el PDF



20. Rodríguez–Herrera, B., G. Ceballos y R.A. Medellín. 2011. Ecological Aspects of the tent building process by Ectophylla alba (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 13(2): 365–372. Descarga el PDF

21. De la Torre, J.A. y R.A. Medellín. 2011. Jaguars Panthera onca in the greater Lacandona ecosystem, Chiapas, Mexico: population estimates and future prospects. Oryx, 45(4): 546–553. Descarga el PDF

22. Mejia O, Herrera LG, May B, R.A. Medellín and J. J. Flores-Martinez. 2011. Effective population size dynamics of Myotis vivesi during the Pleistocene and Holocene climatic changes. ACTA CHIROPTEROLOGICA, 13: 33-40   

23. Arteaga, M.C., J.E. McCormack, L.E. Eguiarte y R.A. Medellín. 2011. Genetic admixture in multidimensional environmental space: asymmetrical niche similarity promotes gene flow in armadillos (Dasypus novemcinctus). Evolution, 65(9): 2470–2480. Descarga el PDF

24. Sperr, E.B., L.A. Caballero–Martínez, R.A. Medellín y M. Tschapka. 2011. Seasonal changes in species composition, resource use and reproductive patterns within a guild of nectar–feeding bats in a west Mexican dry forest. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 27: 133–145. Descarga el PDF

25. Smith MJ, Benitez-Diaz H, Clemente-Munoz MA  Donaldson J., Hutton JM., McGough HN., Medellín R.A., Morgan DHW., O'Criodain C., Oldfield TEE., Schippmann., Williams RJ. 2011. Assessing the impacts of international trade on CITES-listed species: Current practices and opportunities for scientific research. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION, 144: 82-91. Descarga el PDF



26. Cassaigne, I., R. A. Medellín, and José A. Guasco. 2010. Mortality During Epizootics in Bighorn Sheep: Effects of Initial Population Size and Cause. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 46:763-771. Descarga el PDF

27. De la Torre J.A., L.J. Lopez-Damian, H.V. Barcenas, E. Nájera-Solis, and R.A. Medellín. 2010.  New record of sheep frog (Hypopachus variolosus) in the Tres Marias Islands archipelago, Nayarit, Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad, 81: 581-582. Descarga el PDF

28. McFadden KW, Garcia-Vasco D, Cuaron AD, Valenzuela-Galvan D, R. A. Medellín, and M. E. Gompper.2010. Vulnerable island carnivores: the endangered endemic dwarf procyonids from Cozumel Island. BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION,  19: 491-502. Descarga el PDF 



29. Mena JL, and R.A. Medellín. 2009. Small mammal assemblages in a disturbed tropical landscape at Pozuzo, Peru. MAMMALIAN BIOLOGY, 75: 83-91. Descarga el PDF

30. Ortega J, Tschapka M, Gonzalez-Terrazas TP, G. Suzan, and R. A. Medellín. 2009. et al. Phylogeography of Musonycteris harrisoni along the Pacific coast of Mexico. Acta Chiropterologica, 11: 259-269. Descarga el PDF

31. Dumont, E. R., Herrel, A., Medellín, R. A., Vargas, J. and Santana, S.E. 2009. Built to bite: cranial design and function in the wrinkle faced bat (Centurio senex). Journal of Zoology, 279: 329–337. Descarga el PDF

32. Melo, F.P.L., B. Rodriguez-Herrera, R. L. Chazdon, R. A. Medellín, G. Ceballos. 2009. Small Tent-Roosting Bats Promote Dispersal of Large-Seeded Plants in a Neotropical Forest. Biotropica, 41: 737-743. Descarga el PDF

33. Ceballos G, Vale MM, Bonacic C, Calvo-Alvarado J, List R, Bynum N, Medellín RA, Simonetti JA, Rodriguez JP  2009. Conservation Challenges for the Austral and Neotropical America Section. Conservation Biology, 23: 811-817. Descarga el PDF

34. Colchero, F., R. A. Medellín, J. S. Clark, R. Lee, and G. G. Katul. Predicting population survival under future climate change: density dependence, drought and extraction in an insular bighorn sheep. Journal of Animal Ecology, 78: 666-673. Descarga el PDF

35. Vargas-Contreras JA, Medellín RA, Escalona-Segura G, et al. 2009. Vegetation complexity and bat-plant dispersal in Calakmul, Mexico. Journal of Natural History, 43: 219-243. Descarga el PDF



36. Tschapka, M., E. Sperr, L.A. Caballero, and R. A. Medellín. 2008. Diet and cranial morphology of Musonycteris harrisoni, a highly specialized nectar-feeding bat in western Mexico. Journal of Mammalogy, 89:924-932. Descarga el PDF

37. Rodriguez-Herrera, B., Medellín, RA., Gamba-Rios, M. 2008. Roosting requirements of white tent-making bat Ectophylla alba (Chiroptera : Phyllostomidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 10:89-95. Descarga el PDF

38. Schipper et al. (R. A. Medellín es el autor 80 de 130). 2008. The status of the world's land and marine mammals: Diversity, threat, and knowledge. SCIENCE, 322: 225-230. Descarga el PDF

39. da Silva AG, Gaona O, Medellín R.A. 2008. Diet and trophic structure in a community of fruit-eating bats in Lacandon Forest, Mexico. Journal of Mammalogy, 89:43-49. Descarga el PDF

40.  Federico, P., T. G. Hallam, G. F. McCracken, S. Purucker, W. Grant, A. N. Sandoval, J. Westbrook, R. A. Medellín, C. Cleveland, C. G. Sansone, J. D. López Jr., M. Betke, A. Moreno-Valdez, T. H. Kunz. 2008. Brazilian free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) as insect pest regulators in transgenic and conventional cotton crops. Ecological Applications, 18: 826-837. Descarga el PDF



41. Soberon, J. and R.A. Medellín. 2007. Categorization Systems of Threatened Species. Conservation Biology, 21:1366–1367. Descarga el PDF

42. Sanchez R, and R.A. Medellín. 2007. Food habits of the threatened bat Leptonycteris nivalis (Chiroptera : Phyllostomidae) in a mating roost in Mexico. Journal of Natural History, 41: 1753–1764. Descarga el PDF

43. Elizalde–Arellano C, J.C. Lopez–Vidal, J. Arroyo–Cabrales, R.A. Medellín, and J.W. Laundre. 2007. Food sharing behavior in the hairy–legged vampire bat Diphylla ecaudata. Acta Chiropterologica, 9: 314–319. Descarga el PDF

44. Velarde, E., R. Avila–Flores R, and R.A. Medellín. 2007. Endemic and introduced vertebrates in the diet of the barn owl (Tyto alba) on two islands in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Southwestern Naturalist, 52: 284–290. Descarga el PDF

45. Rodriguez, J.P., A.B. Taber, P. Daszak, R. Sukumar, C. Valladares–Padua, S. Padua S, L.F. Aguirre, R.A. Medellín, M. Acosta, A.A. Aguirre, C. Bonacic, P. Bordino, J. Bruschini, D. Buchori, S. Gonzalez, T. Mathew, M. Mendez, L. Mugica, L.F. Pacheco, A. P. Dobson, and M. Pearl. 2007. Environment – Globalization of conservation: a view from the south. SCIENCE, 317(5839): 755–756. Descarga el PDF

46. Rodriguez, J.P., A.B. Taber, P. Daszak, R. Sukumar, C. Valladares–Padua, S. Padua S, L.F. Aguirre, R.A. Medellín, M. Acosta, A.A. Aguirre, C. Bonacic, P. Bordino, J. Bruschini, D. Buchori, S. Gonzalez, T. Mathew, M. Mendez, L. Mugica, A. P. Dobson, and M. Pearl. 2007. Global and local conservation priorities – Response. SCIENCE, 318(5855): 1380–1382. Descarga el PDF

47. Mendez, M., A. Gomez, N. Bynum, R. A. Medellín, A. L. Porzecanski, and E. Sterling. 2007. Availability of Formal Academic Programs in Conservation Biology in Latin America. Conservation Biology, 21:1399–1403. Descarga el PDF



48. Rodríguez–Herrera, B., R.A. Medellín, and M. Gamba–Ríos. 2006. Tent building by female Ectophylla alba (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) in Costa Rica. Acta Chiropterologica, 8:557–560. Descarga el PDF

49. McFadden, K.W., R. N. Sambrotto, R. A. Medellín, M. E. Gompper. 2006. Feeding habits of endangered pygmy raccoons (Procyon pygmaeus) based on stable isotope and fecal analyses. Journal of Mammalogy, 87(3): 501–509. Descarga el PDF

50. Cleveland, C.J., M. Betke, P. Federico, J. D. Frank, T. G. Hallam, J. Horn, J. D. Lopez, G. F. McCracken, R. A. Medellín, A. Moreno–Valdez, C. G. Sansone, J. K. Westbrook, and T. H. Kunz. 2006. Economic value of the pest control service provided by Brazilian free–tailed bats in south–central Texas. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 5: 238–243. Descarga el PDF



51. Arroyo–Cabrales J., E.K.V. Kalko, R. K. LaVal, J. E. Maldonado, R. A. Medellín, O.J. Polaco, and B. Rodriguez–Herrera. 2005. Rediscovery of the Mexican flat–headed bat Myotis planiceps (Vespertilionidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 7: 309–314. Descarga el PDF

52. Russell A.L., Medellín R.A., McCracken G.F. 2005. Genetic variation and migration in the Mexican free–tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis mexicana). Molecular Ecology, 14: 2207–2222. Descarga el PDF



53. McCarthy M. A., Keith D. A., Tietjen J., Burgman M. A., Maunder M., Master L. L., Brook B. W., Mace G. M., Possingham H. P., Medellín R. A., Andelman S. J., Regan H. M., Regan T. J. and Ruckelshaus M. 2004. Comparing predictions of extinction risk using models and subjective judgement. Acta Oecologica, 26:67–74. Descarga el PDF

54. Vazquez, L. B., G. N. Cameron, and R.A. Medellín. 2004. Characteristics of diet of Peromyscus aztecus and Reithrodontomys fulvescens in Montane Western Mexico. Journal of Mammalogy, 85: 196–205. Descarga el PDF

55. Avila–Flores, R. y R. A. Medellín. 2004. Ecological, taxonomic, and physiological correlates of cave use by Mexican bats. Journal of Mammalogy, 85(4): 675–687. Descarga el PDF



56. Zarza H., Medellín R. A., Perez S. 2003. First record of the yucatan deer mouse, Peromyscus yucatanicus (Rodentia : Muridae) from Guatemala. Southwestern Naturalist, 48: 310–312. Descarga el PDF

57. Medellín, R. A. 2003. Diversity and conservation of bats in México: research priorities, strategies, and actions. Wildlife Society  Bulletin, 31: 87-97. Descarga el PDF



58. Gómez de Silva, H., and R. A. Medellín. 2002. Are land bird assemblages functionally saturated? An empirical test in Mexico. Oikos, 96:169–181. Descarga el PDF

59. Sanderson E. W., Redford K. H., Chetkiewicz C. L. B., Medellín R. A., Rabinowitz AR, Robinson JG, Taber AB. 2002. Planning to save a species: the jaguar as a model. Conservation Biology, 16: 58–72. Descarga el PDF

60. Possingham HP, Andelman SJ, Burgman MA, Medellín RA, Master LL, Keith DA. 2002. Limits to the use of threatened species lists. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 17(11): 503–507. Descarga el PDF



61. Gómez de Silva, H., and R. A. Medellín. 2001. Evaluating completeness of species lists for conservation and macroecology: a case study of Mexican land birds. Conservation Biology, 15: 1384-1395. Descarga el PDF

62. Brunet, A. K., and R. A. Medellín. 2001. The species area relationship in bat assemblages of tropical caves. Journal of Mammalogy 82:1114 1122. Descarga el PDF



63. Vázquez, L. B., R. A. Medellín, and G. N. Cameron. 2000. Population and community ecology of small rodents in montane forest of western Mexico. Journal of Mammalogy, 81:77 85. Descargar el PDF en Español o en Inglés

64. Medellín, R. A., M. Equihua, and M. Amin. 2000. Bat diversity and abundance as indicators of disturbance in Neotropical rainforests. Conservation Biology, 4: 1666-1675. Descarga el PDF



65. Medellín, R. A., and J. Soberón. 1999. Predictions of mammal diversity on four land masses. Conservation Biology, 13: 143–149. Descarga el PDF

66. Medellín, R. A. and O. Gaona. 1999. Seed dispersal by bats and birds in forest and disturbed habitats in Chiapas, Mexico. Biotropica, 31: 432–441. Descarga el PDF



67. Ceballos, G., P. Rodríguez and R. A. Medellín. 1998. Assessing conservation priorities in Megadiverse Mexico: patterns of mammalian diversity, endemicity, and endangerment. Ecological Applications, 8: 8–17. Descarga el PDF

68. Medellín, R. A., and M. Equihua. 1998. Mammal species richness and habitat use in rainforest and abandoned agricultural fields in Chiapas, Mexico. Journal of Applied Ecology, 35: 13–23. Descarga el PDF

69. Medellín, R. A., A. L. Gardner and M. Aranda. 1998. The taxonomic status of the Yucatan brown brocket deer (Mammalia: Cervidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 11: 1–14. Descarga el PDF

70. Allen–Wardell, G., P. Bernhardt, R. Bitner, A. Burquez, S. Buchmann, J. Cane, P. A. Cox, V. Dalton, P. Feinsinger, D. Inouye, M. Ingram, C. E. Jones, K. Kennedy, P. Kevan, H. Koopowitz, R. A. Medellín, S. Medellín–Morales, G. P. Nabhan, B. Pavlik, V. Tepedino, P. Torchio, and S. Walker. 1998. The potential consequences of pollinator declines on the conservation of biodiversity and stability of food crop yields. Conservation Biology, 12: 8–17. Descarga el PDF

71. Medellín, R. A. 1998. True international collaboration: now or never. Conservation Biology, 12: 939–940. Descarga el PDF



72. Medellín, R. A. 1994. Mammal diversity and conservation in the Selva Lacandona, Chiapas, Mexico. Conservation Biology, 8: 780–799. Descarga el PDF

73. Medellín, R. A. 1994. Seed dispersal of Cecropia obtusifolia by two species of opossums. Biotropica, 26: 400–407. Descarga el PDF

74. Medellín, R. A., G. Cancino. A. Clemente, and R. Guerrero. 1992. Noteworthy records of three mammals from México. Southwestern Naturalist, 37: 427–429. Descarga el PDF

75. Medellín, R. A. 1988. Prey of Chrotopterus auritus, with notes on feeding behavior. Journal of Mammalogy, 69: 841–844. Descarga el PDF

76. Urbano–V., G., O. Sánchez–H., G. Téllez–G., and R. A. Medellín. 1987. Additional records of Mexican mammals. Southwestern Naturalist, 32: 134–137. Descarga el PDF

77. Sánchez–Herrera, O., G. Téllez–Girón, R. A. Medellín, and G. Urbano–Vidales. 1986. New records of mammals from Quintana Roo, México. Mammalia, 50: 275–278. Descarga el PDF

78. Medellín, R. A., G. Urbano–V., O. Sánchez–H., G. Téllez–G., y H. Arita. 1986. Notas sobre murciélagos del este de Chiapas. Southwestern Naturalist, 31: 532–534. Descarga el PDF

79. Medellín, R. A. 1983. Tonatia bidens and Mimon crenulatum in Chiapas, México. Journal of Mammalogy, 64: 150. Descarga el PDF