Papers published:

  • Villanueva-Rivera Luis J. 2014. Eleutherodactylus frogs show frequency but no temporal partitioning: implications for the acoustic niche hypothesis. PeerJ 2:e496 doi: 10.7717/peerj.496 
  • Ríos-López, Neftalí and Luis J. Villanueva-Rivera. 2013. Acoustic characteristics of a native anuran (Amphibia) assemblage in a palustrine herbaceous wetland from Puerto Rico. Life: The Excitement of Biology 1: 118-135. doi: 10.9784/LEB1(2)Rios.04.
  • Ospina, Oscar E., Luis J. Villanueva-Rivera, Carlos J. Corrada-Bravo, and T. Mitchell Aide. 2013. Variable response of anuran calling activity to daily precipitation and temperature: implications for climate change. Ecosphere 4:art47. doi: 10.1890/ES12-00258.1
  • Burak K. Pekin, Jinha Jung, Luis J. Villanueva-Rivera, Bryan C. Pijanowski and Jorge A. Ahumada. 2012. Modeling acoustic diversity using soundscape recordings and LIDAR-derived metrics of vertical forest structure in a neotropical rainforest. Landscape Ecology 27: 1513-1522. doi: 10.1007/s10980-012-9806-4
  • Villanueva-Rivera, Luis J. and Bryan C. Pijanowski. 2012. Pumilio: A Web-Based Management System for Ecological Recordings. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 93:71–81. doi:10.1890/0012-9623-93.1.71. . Full textPumilio Website.
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J., B. C. Pijanowski, J. Doucette, and B. Pekin. 2011. A primer of acoustic analysis for landscape ecologists. Landscape Ecology 26: 1233-1246. doi:10.1007/s10980-011-9636-9. Tutorial PDF (v. 1.3)
  • Pijanowski, B.C., L. J. Villanueva-Rivera, S Dumyahn, A. Farina, B. Krause, B. Napoletano, S. Gage and N. Pieretti. 2011. Soundscape Ecology: The Science of Sound in Landscapes. BioScience 61: 203-216. doi:10.1525/bio.2011.61.3.6.  / Supplement.
  • Acevedo, M.A., Carlos J. Corrada-Bravo, Héctor Corrada-Bravo, L. J. Villanueva-Rivera, and T. Mitchell Aide. 2009. Automated classification of bird and amphibian calls using machine learning: A comparison of methods. Ecological Informatics 4: 206-214. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2009.06.005. .
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. 2007. Digital recorders increase detection of Eleutherodactylus frogs. Herpetological Review 38: 59-63.
    • Data files: datadryad
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. 2006. Calling activity of Eleutherodactylus frogs of Puerto Rico and habitat distribution of E. richmondi. MS Thesis. University of Puerto Rico. Río Piedras Campus. Puerto Rico. . Data and recordings.
  • Acevedo, M. A. and L. J. Villanueva-Rivera. 2006. Using automated digital recording systems as effective tools for the monitoring of birds and amphibians. Wildlife Society Bulletin 34:211-214. doi: 10.2193/0091-7648(2006)34[211:UADRSA]2.0.CO;2.
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. and R. L. Joglar. 2001. Eleutherodactylus cochranae. Reproduction. Herpetological Review 32: 182.
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J., R. L. Joglar, and F. C. Li-Objio. 2000. Eleutherodactylus coqui. Predation. Herpetological Review 31: 100.


  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. and B. C. Pijanowski. 2013. soundecology: : Soundscape ecology. R package version 1.0.
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J.  2013. pumilioR: : pumilioR: Pumilio in R. R package version 1.0.
  • Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. 2013. Pumilio: Web-Based Management System for Ecological Recordings. Version 2.6.1.

Data published:

  • Villanueva-Rivera L. J. 2013. Sounds of the Eleutherodactylus frog community from Puerto Rico. figshare.
  • Villanueva-Rivera L. J. 2007. Data from: Digital recorders increase detection of Eleutherodactylus frogs. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.c0g2t datadryad
  • Acevedo M. A., L. J. Villanueva-Rivera. 2006. Data from: Using automated digital recording systems as effective tools for the monitoring of birds and amphibians. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.g4n13 datadryad

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