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Nicholas P. Burnett, Rui Seabra, Maurizio de Pirro, David S. Wethey, Sarah Woodin, Brian Helmuth, Mackenzie L. Zippay, Gianluca Sarà, Cristián Monaco and Fernando P. Lima (2013). An improved noninvasive method for measuring heartbeat of intertidal animals. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 11:91-100. doi:10.4319/lom.2013.11.91 LINK


Lara L. Sousa, Rui Seabra, David S. Wethey, Raquel Xavier, Nuno Queiroz, Saliha Zenboudji, and Fernando P. Lima (2012). Fate of a climate-driven colonization: demography of newly established populations of the limpet Patella rustica Linnaeus, 1758, in northern Portugal. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 438:68-75. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2012.09.005 LINK

Karl D. Castillo, Justin B. Ries, Jack M. Weiss and Fernando P. Lima (2012). Decline of forereef corals in response to recent warming linked to history of thermal exposure. Nature Climate Change, 2:756-760. doi:10.1038/nclimate1577. LINK

Fernando P. Lima and David S. Wethey (2012). Three decades of high-resolution coastal sea surface temperatures reveal more than warming. Nature Communications, 3:704. doi:10.1038/ncomms1713. LINK

Thomas J. Hilbish, Fernando P. Lima, Pamela M. Brannock, Elisabeth Fly, Rhiannon L. Rognstad and David S. Wethey (2012). Change and stasis in marine hybrid zones in response to climate warming. Journal of Biogeography, 39:676-687. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02633.x. LINK


Raquel Xavier, Saliha Zenboudji, Fernando P. Lima, James Harris, António M. Santos and Madalena Branco (2011). Phylogeography of the marine isopod Stenosoma nadejda (Rezig, 1989) ) in North African Atlantic and western Mediterranean coasts reveals complex differentiation patterns and a new species. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society,104:419-431. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8312.2011.01718.x. LINK

Fernando P. Lima, Nicholas P. Burnett, Brian Helmuth, Kyle Aveni-Deforge, Nicole Kish and David S. Wethey (2011). Monitoring the intertidal environment with bio-mimetic devices. George, Anne (Ed.), Biomimetic Based Applications. InTech. ISBN:978-953-307-195-4. LINK

Rui Seabra, David S. Wethey, António M. Santos and Fernando P. Lima (2011). Side matters: microhabitat influence on intertidal heat stress over a large geographical scale. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 400:200-208. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2011.02.010. LINK - supp. material

David S. Wethey, Sarah A. Woodin, Thomas J. Hilbish, Sierra J. Jones, Fernando P. Lima and Pamela M. Brannock (2011).  Response of Intertidal Populations to Climate:  Effects of Extreme Events versus Long Term Change. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 400:132-144. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2011.02.008. LINK


Fernando P. Lima (2010). Biogeography of Intertidal Species Along the Portuguese Rocky Coast. Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN:978-3-8433-7903-8. LINK

Sierra J. Jones, Fernando P. Lima and David S. Wethey (2010). Rising environmental temperatures and biogeography: poleward range contraction of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis L. in the western Atlantic. Journal of Biogeography, 37:2243-2259. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2010.02386.x. LINK

Raquel Xavier, Fernando P. Lima and António M. Santos (2010). Forecasting the poleward range expansion of an intertidal species driven by climate alterations. Scientia Marina, 74:669-676. doi:10.3989/scimar.2010.74n4669. LINK

Karl D. Castillo and Fernando P. Lima (2010). Comparison of in situ and satellite-derived (MODIS-Aqua/Terra) methods for assessing temperatures on coral reefs. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 8:107-117. doi:10.4319/lom.2010.8.0107. LINK

Sarah K. Berke, Andrew R. Mahon, Fernando P. Lima, Kenneth M. Halanych, David S. Wethey and Sarah A. Woodin (2010). Range shifts and species diversity in marine ecosystem engineers: patterns and predictions for European sedimentary habitats. Global Ecology and Biogeography,19: 223-232. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2009.00509.x. LINK


Fernando P. Lima nd David S. Wethey (2009). Robolimpets: measuring intertidal body temperatures using biomimetic loggers. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 7:347-353. doi:10.4319/lom.2009.7.347. LINK

Raquel Xavier, António M. Santos, Fernando P. Lima and Madalena Branco (2009). Invasion or invisibility: using genetic and distributional data to investigate the alien or indigenous status of the Atlantic populations of the peracarid isopod, Stenosoma nadejda (Rezig, 1989). Molecular Ecology, 18:3283–3290. doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04260.x. LINK

David W. Sims, Nuno Queiroz, Nicolas E. Humphries, Fernando P. Lima and Graeme C. Hays (2009). Long-term GPS tracking of ocean sunfish Mola mola offers a new direction in fish monitoring. PLoS ONE, 4(10):e7351. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007351. LINK


Fernando P. Lima, Nuno Queiroz, Pedro A. Ribeiro, Raquel Xavier, Stephen J. Hawkins and António M. Santos (2008). First record of Halidrys siliquosa (Linnaeus) Lyngbye in the Portuguese coast: counter-intuitive range expansion? Marine Biodiversity Records, 2. doi:10.1017/S1755267208000018. LINK


Fernando P. Lima, Pedro A. Ribeiro, Nuno Queiroz, Stephen J. Hawkins and António M. Santos (2007). Do distributional shifts of northern and southern species of algae match the warming pattern? Global Change Biology, 13:2592–2604. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01451.x. LINK

Fernando P. Lima, Pedro A. Ribeiro, Nuno Queiroz, Raquel Xavier, Pedro Tarroso, Stephen J. Hawkins and António M. Santos (2007). Modelling past and present geographical distribution of the marine gastropod Patella rustica as a tool for exploring responses to environmental change. Global Change Biology, 13:2065–2077. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01424.x. LINK


Fernando P. Lima, Nuno Queiroz, Pedro A. Ribeiro, Stephen J.Hawkins and António M. Santos (2006). Recent changes in the distribution of a marine gastropod, Patella rustica Linnaeus, 1758, and their relationship to unusual climatic events. Journal of Biogeography, 33:812–822. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2006.01457.x. LINK

Sílvia G. Pereira, Fernando P. Lima, Nuno Queiroz, Pedro A. Ribeiro and António M. Santos (2006). Biogeographic patterns of intertidal macroinvertebrates and their association with macroalgae distribution along the Portuguese coast. Hydrobiologia, 555:185–192. doi:10.1007/s10750-005-1115-3. LINK

Nuno Queiroz, Fernando P. Lima, Pedro A. Ribeiro, Sílvia G. Pereira and António M. Santos (2006). Using asymmetrical designs for environmental impact assessment of unplanned disturbances. Hydrobiologia, 555:223–227. doi:10.1007/s10750-005-1118-0. LINK


Nuno Queiroz, Fernando P. Lima, Anabela Maia, Pedro A. Ribeiro, João P. Correia and António M. Santos (2005). Movement of blue shark, Prionace glauca, in the north-east Atlantic based on mark–recapture data. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, 85:1107-1112. doi:10.1017/S0025315405012154. LINK