Publications

Papers and other outcomes

(Artigos e outras produções)

Falótico, T. (2022). Vertebrate predation and tool-aided capture of prey by savannah wild capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus). International Journal of Primatology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10764-022-00320-z

Falótico, T., Valença, T., Verderane, M. P., Fogaça, M. D. (in press). Stone tools differences across three capuchin monkey populations: Food's physical properties, ecology, and culture. Scientific Reports.

Luncz, L. V., Arroyo, A., Falótico, T., Quinn, P., & Proffitt, T. (in press). A primate model for the origin of flake technology. Journal of Human Evolution.

Falótico, T. (2022). Robust capuchin tool use cognition in the wild. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 46, 101170. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cobeha.2022.101170

Falótico, T., Bueno, C. Q., & Ottoni, E. B. (2021). Ontogeny and sex differences in object manipulation and probe tool use by wild tufted capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus). American Journal of Primatology, 83(5), e23251. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajp.23251

Landau, L. J. B., Fam, B. S. de O., Yépez, Y., Garcia, G. B. C., Pissinatti, A., Falótico, T., Reales, G., Faccini, L. S., Sortica, V. A., & Bortolini, M. C. (2021). Evolutionary analysis of the anti-viral STAT2 gene of primates and rodents: signature of different stages of an arms race. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 95, 105030. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2021.105030

Falótico, T., Mendonça-Furtado, O., Fogaça, M. D., Tokuda, M., Ottoni, E. B., & Verderane, M. P. (2021). Wild robust capuchin monkey interactions with sympatric primates. Primates. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-021-00913-x

Falótico, T., Nunes, V. F., Martinez, R. A., Yunes, V., & Ferreira, R. G. (2021). Macaco não é pet. Guapimirim: Sociedade Brasileira de Primatologia. [PDF] [English version]

Nunes, V. F., Falótico, T., Martinez, R. A., Guimarães, V. Y., & Ferreira, R. G. (2021). Posso dar comida aos macacos? Guapimirim: Sociedade Brasileira de Primatologia. [PDF]

Arroyo, A., Falótico, T., Burguet-Coca, A., Expósito, I., Quinn, P., & Proffitt, T. (2021). Use-wear and residue analysis of pounding tools used by wild capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus) from Serra da Capivara (Piauí, Brazil). Journal of Archaeological Science: Report, 35, 102690. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2020.102690

Falótico, T., Proffitt, T., Ottoni, E. B., Staff, R. A., & Haslam, M. (2019). Three thousand years of wild capuchin stone tool use. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 3(7), 1034–1038. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-019-0904-4

McGrew, W. C., Falótico, T., Gumert, M. D., & Ottoni, E. B. (2019). A Simian View of the Oldowan. In K. A. Overmann & F. L. Coolidge (Eds.), Squeezing Minds From Stones (pp. 13–41). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780190854614.003.0002

Silva, G. A. O. D., Falótico, T., Nash, S. D., & Valença-Montenegro, M. M. (2019). A green racer snake (Philodryas nattereri, Colubridae) killed but not eaten by a blonde capuchin monkey (Sapajus flavius, Cebidae). Primates, 60(5), 459–465. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-019-00738-9

Haslam, M., Falótico, T., & Luncz, L. V. (2018). Recognizing culture in wild primate tool use. In L. D. D. Paolo, L. Desirè, F. D. Vincenzo, & F. D. Petrillo (Eds.), Evolution of Primate Social Cognition (pp. 199–209). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-93776-2_13

Falótico, T., Coutinho, P. H. M., Bueno, C. Q., Rufo, H. P., & Ottoni, E. B. (2018). Stone tool use by wild capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus) at Serra das Confusões National Park, Brazil. Primates, 59(4), 385–394. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-018-0660-0

Falótico, T., Verderane, M. P., Mendonça-Furtado, O., Spagnoletti, N., Ottoni, E. B., Visalberghi, E., & Izar, P. (2018). Food or threat? Wild capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus) as both predators and prey of snakes. Primates, 59(1), 99–106. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-017-0631-x

Falótico, T., Siqueira, J. O., & Ottoni, E. B. (2017). Digging up food: excavation stone tool use by wild capuchin monkeys. Scientific Reports, 7(1), 6278. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-06541-0

Falótico, T., Spagnoletti, N., Haslam, M., Luncz, L. V., Malaivijitnond, S., & Gumert, M. (2017). Analysis of sea almond (Terminalia catappa) cracking sites used by wild Burmese long‐tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis aurea). American Journal of Primatology, 79(5), e22629. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajp.22629

Haslam, M., Hernandez-Aguilar, R. A., Proffitt, T., Arroyo, A., Falótico, T., Fragaszy, D., et al. (2017). Primate archaeology evolves. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1(10), 1431–1437. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-017-0286-4

Proffitt, T., Luncz, L. V., Falótico, T., Ottoni, E. B., Torre, I. de la, & Haslam, M. (2016). Wild monkeys flake stone tools. Nature, 539(7627), 85–88. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature20112

Haslam, M., Luncz, L., Pascual-Garrido, A., Falótico, T., Malaivijitnond, S., & Gumert, M. (2016). Archaeological excavation of wild macaque stone tools. Journal of Human Evolution, 96, 134–138. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.05.002

Falótico, T., Luncz, L. V., Svensson, M. S., & Haslam, M. (2016). Cashew nut positioning during stone tool use by wild bearded capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus). Folia Primatologica, 87(6), 392–397. https://doi.org/10.1159/000459621

Falótico, T., Inaba, A., McGrew, W. C., & Ottoni, E. B. (2016). Vertical bipedal locomotion in wild bearded capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus). Primates, 57(4), 533–540. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-016-0542-2

Falótico, T., & Ottoni, E. B. (2016). The manifold use of pounding stone tools by wild capuchin monkeys of Serra da Capivara National Park, Brazil. Behaviour, 153(4), 421–442. https://doi.org/10.1163/1568539x-00003357

Luncz, L. V., Falótico, T., Pascual-Garrido, A., Corat, C., Mosley, H., & Haslam, M. (2016). Wild capuchin monkeys adjust stone tools according to changing nut properties. Scientific Reports, 6(1), 33089. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep33089

Haslam, M., Luncz, L. V., Staff, R. A., Bradshaw, F., Ottoni, E. B., & Falótico, T. (2016). Pre-Columbian monkey tools. Current Biology, 26(13), R521–R522. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.05.046

Haslam, M., & Falótico, T. (2015). Nasal probe and toothpick tool use by a wild female bearded capuchin (Sapajus libidinosus). Primates, 56(3), 211–214. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10329-015-0470-6

Coelho, C. G., Falótico, T., Izar, P., Mannu, M., Resende, B. D., Siqueira, J. O., & Ottoni, E. B. (2015). Social learning strategies for nut-cracking by tufted capuchin monkeys (Sapajus spp.). Animal Cognition, 18(4), 911–919. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10071-015-0861-5

Ottoni, E. B., & Falótico, T. (2014). Social learning, behavioral traditions, and the evolution of sociality in non-human animals: the case of tufted capuchin monkeys. In C. Pléh, G. Csibra, & P. J. Richerson (Eds.), Naturalistic Approaches to Culture (pp. 135–156). Akadémiai Kiadó. [PDF]

Falótico, T., & Ottoni, E. B. (2014). Sexual bias in probe tool manufacture and use by wild bearded capuchin monkeys. Behavioural Processes, 108, 117–122. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.beproc.2014.09.036

Falótico, T., & Ottoni, E. B. (2013). Stone throwing as a sexual display in wild female bearded capuchin monkeys, Sapajus libidinosus. PLoS ONE, 8(11), e79535. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0079535

Falótico, T. (2011). Uso de ferramentas por macacos-prego (Sapajus libidinosus) do Parque Nacional Serra da capivara - PI. Doctoral thesis. Institute of Psychology, University of São Paulo. https://doi.org/10.11606/T.47.2011.tde-04112011-171428

Alfaro, J. W. L., Matthews, L., Boyette, A. H., Macfarlan, S. J., Phillips, K. A., Falótico, T., et al. (2012). Anointing variation across wild capuchin populations: a review of material preferences, bout frequency and anointing sociality in Cebus and Sapajus. American Journal of Primatology, 74(4), 299–314. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajp.20971

Verderane, M. P., Falótico, T., Resende, B. D., Labruna, M. B., Izar, P., & Ottoni, E. B. (2007). Anting in a semifree-ranging group of Cebus apella. International Journal of Primatology, 28(1), 47–53. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10764-006-9102-8

Falótico, T., Labruna, M. B., Verderane, M. P., Resende, B. D. de, Izar, P., & Ottoni, E. B. (2007). Repellent efficacy of formic acid and the abdominal secretion of carpenter ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) against Amblyomma ticks (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 44(4), 718–721. https://doi.org/10.1093/jmedent/44.4.718

Falótico, T. (2006). Estudo experimental do uso de ferramentas para quebra de frutos encapsulados por macacos-prego (Cebus apella) em semi-liberdade. Master's dissertation. Institute of Psychology, University of São Paulo. https://doi.org/10.11606/D.47.2006.tde-26072006-120932