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Pomerantz A, Peñafiel N, Arteaga A, Bustamante L, Pichardo F, Coloma LA, Barrio-Amorós CL, Salazar-Valenzuela D, Prost S. Real-time DNA barcoding in a rainforest using nanopore sequencing: opportunities for rapid biodiversity assessments and local capacity building. Gigascience. PDF

Guayasamin JM, Hutter CR, Tapia EE, Culebras J, Peñafiel J, Pyron RA, Morochz C, Funk WC, Arteaga A (2017) Diversification of the rainfrog Pristimantis ornatissimus in the lowlands and Andean foothills of Ecuador. PLoS ONE. PDF

Arteaga A, Mebert K, Valencia JH, Cisneros-Heredia DF, Peñafiel N, Reyes-Puig C, Vieira-Fernandes JL, Guayasamin JM (2017) Molecular phylogeny of Atractus (Serpentes, Dipsadidae), with emphasis on Ecuadorian species and the description of three new taxa. ZooKeys 661: 91–123. PDF

Amador L, Gómez C, Londoño-Guarnizo CA, López-Caro J, Arteaga A (2017) Northernmost new records of Enyalioides touzeti Torres-Carvajal, Almendáriz, Valencia, Yánez-Muñoz & Reyes, 2008 (Sauria: Hoplocercidae) from Ecuador: altitudinal and latitudinal distribution extension, new provincial and biogeographical record. Check List 13: 1–4. PDF

Pyron RA, Arteaga A, Echevarría LY, Torres-Carvajal O (2016) A revision and key for the tribe Diaphorolepidini (Serpentes: Dipsadidae) and checklist for the genus Synophis. Zootaxa 4171: 293–320. PDF

Arteaga A, Pyron RA, Peñafiel N, Romero-Barreto P, Culebras J, Bustamante L, Yánez-Muñoz MH, Guayasamin JM (2016) Comparative phylogeography reveals cryptic diversity and repeated patterns of cladogenesis for amphibians and reptiles in northwestern Ecuador. PLoS ONE. PDF

Vieira-Fernandes JL, Rojas-Runjaic FJM, Quihua JD, Rivero EI. Nuevos registros del sapo hojarasquero Rhaebo haematiticus Cope, 1862 (Anura, Bufonidae) y ampliación de su distribución en Venezuela. Memoria de la Fundación La Salle de Ciencias Naturales 73: 71–77. PDF

Pyron RA, Guayasamin JM, Peñafiel N, Bustamante L, Arteaga A (2015) Systematics of Nothopsini (Serpentes, Dipsadidae), with a new species of Synophis from the Pacific Andean slopes of southwestern Ecuador. ZooKeys 541: 109–147. PDF

Guayasamin JM, Rivera-Correa M, Arteaga A, Culebras J, Bustamante L, Pyron RA, et al. (2015) Molecular phylogeny of stream treefrogs (Hylidae: Hyloscirtus bogotensis Group), with a new species from the Andes of Ecuador. Neotropical Biodiversity 1: 2–21. PDF

Ayala-Varela F, Velasco JA, Calderón-Espinosa M, Arteaga A, Sagredo Y, Valverde S (2105) First records of Anolis ventrimaculatus Boulenger, 1911 (Squamata: Iguanidae) in Ecuador. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 8: 136-140. PDF

Arteaga A, Bustamante L, Guayasamin JM (2013) The amphibians and reptiles of Mindo. Universidad Tecnológica Indoamérica, Quito, 257 pp.

Arteaga A, Yánez-Muñoz MH, Guayasamin JM (2013) A new frog of the Pristimantis lacrimosus group (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the montane forests of northwestern Ecuador. In: Arteaga A, Bustamante L, Guayasamin JM (Eds) The amphibians and reptiles of Mindo. Universidad Tecnológica Indoamérica, Quito, 198–210. PDF

Guayasamin JM, Arteaga A (2013) A new species of the Pristimantis orestes group (Amphibia: Strabomantidae) from the high Andes of Ecuador, Reserva Mazar. Zootaxa 3616: 345–356. PDF

Arteaga A, Guayasamin JM (2011) A new frog of the genus Pristimantis (Amphibia: Strabomantidae) from the high Andes of southeastern Ecuador, discovered using morphological and molecular data. Zootaxa 2876: 17–29. PDF