Zebrafish as an Emerging Model System in the Global South: Two Decades of Research in Brazil. Trigueiro, N.S.S, Canedo, A., Braga, D.L.S., Luchiari, A.C. & Rocha, T.L. Zebrafish, 2020.

Embryonic exposure to ethanol increases anxiety-like behavior in fry zebrafish. Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Agues-Barbosa, T., & Luchiari, A.C. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 2020.

Behavioral Screening of Alcohol Effects and Individual Differences in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Araujo-Silva, H, Leite-Ferreira, M. E., & Luchiari, A.C. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 2020.

Damselfish face climate change: Impact of temperature and habitat structure on agonistic behavior. Silva-Pinto, T., Silveira, M.M., Souza, J.F., Moreira, A.L.P., Vieira, E.A., Longo, G.O.,  & Luchiari, A.C. Plos One, 2020.

Fighting off the intruder: context-dependent territory defence in the damselfish Stegastes fuscus. Silveira, M.M., Silva, P.F., Ferreira, R.G., & Luchiari, A.C. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 2020.

Individual differences in hatching time predict alcohol response in zebrafish. Leite-Ferreira, M. E., Araujo-Silva, H, & Luchiari, A.C. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 2019.

Memory retention of appetitive and aversive conditioning in the damselfish Stegastes fuscusSilveira, M. M., Ferreira-Souza, J,, Pires-Moreira, A.L, Silva, P. F. & Luchiari, A.C. Journal of Fish Biology, 2019.

Coffee time: Low caffeine dose promotes attention and focus in zebrafish. Ruiz-Oilveira, J., Silva, P. F. & Luchiari, A.C. Learning & Behavior, 2019.

Fear contagion in zebrafish: a behaviour affected by familiarity. Silva, P. F., de Leaniz, C. G. & Luchiari, A.C. Animal Behavior, 2019.

It’s Tea Time: Interference of Ayahuasca brew on discriminative learning in zebrafish. Lobao-Soares, B., Eduardo-da-Silva, P., Amarilha, H., Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Silva, P.F.,& Luchiari, A.C. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 2018.

Individual differences in response to alcohol exposure in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Araujo-Silva, H., Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Silva, P. F.,& Luchiari, A.C. Plos One, 2018.

Zebra Fitness: Learning and Anxiety After Physical Exercise in Zebrafish. Silveira, M.M., Silveira, J., Agues-Barbosa, T., Carvalho, M., Silva, P. F.,& Luchiari, A.C. In:  Recent Advances in Zebrafish Researches (Ed. Mattila M.), 2018.

Sleep deprivation impairs cognitive performance in zebrafish: A matter of fact? Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Tran, S., & Luchiari, A.C. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 2018.

Not tonight zebrafish: : the effects of Ruta graveolens on reproduction. Forsatkar, M.N., HedayatiRad, M., & Luchiari, A.C. Pharmaceutical Biology, 2018.

Behavioral changes over time following Ayahuasca exposure in zebrafish. Savoldi, R., Polari, D., Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Silva, P.F., Lobo-Soares, B., Yonamine, M., Freire, F.A.M. & Luchiari, A.C. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 2017. 

Effects of alcohol on inhibitory avoidance learning in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Amorim, R.R., Silva, P.F. & Luchiari, A.C. Zebrafish, 2017. 

Ayahuasca: the Good, the Bad and the Worse. Silva, P.F. & Luchiari, A.C. EC Psychology and Psychiatry, 2017. 

Good night, sleep tight: The effects of sleep deprivation on spatial associative learning in zebrafish. Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Tran, S., Silva, P.F. & Luchiari, A.C. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 2017. 

Time place learning and activity profile under constant light andconstant dark in zebrafish (Danio rerio).  Moura, C. A., Lima, J.P.S., Silveira, V.A.M., Miguel, M.A.L. & Luchiari, A.C. Behavioural Processes, 2017. 

Sleep deprivation effects on object discrimination task in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Pinheiro-da-Silva, J., Silva, P.F., Nogueira, M.B. & Luchiari, A.C. Animal Cognition, 2017. 

Caffeine dose-response relationship and behavioral screening in zebrafish. Santos,  L.C., Ruiz-Oliveira, J., Silva, P.F., & Luchiari, A.C. In: The Question of Caffeine (Ed. Bozicevic M.), 2017. 

Associative learning in the multichamber tank: A new learning paradigm for zebrafish. Fernandes, Y.M., Rampersad, M., Luchiari, A.C. & Gerlai, R. Behavioural Brain Research, 2016. 

Time-place learning in the zebrafish (Danio rerio). Moura, C.A. & Luchiari, A.C. Behavioural Processes, 2016. 

Irish coffee: Effects of alcohol and caffeine on objects discrimination in zebrafish. Santos, L.C., Ruiz-Oliveira, J., Oliveira, J.J., Silva, P.F., Luchiari, A.C. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 2016.

How Betta splendens finds its way. Luchiari, A.C. Behavioural Processes, 2016.

Agonistic Interaction in the male fiddler crab Uca leptodactyla Rathbun, 1898 at Varying densities. Santos, L. C.; Alencar, C. E. R. D.; Freire, F. A. M. & Luchiari, A. C. Crustaceana. 2015.

Acute and chronic alcohol administration: Effects on performance of zebrafish in a latent learning task. Luchiari, A. C.; Salajan, D. C. & Gerlai, R. Behavioural Brain Research. 2015.

Dose-Dependent Effects of Alcohol on Seeking Behavior and Memory in the Fish Betta splendens. Luchiari, A. C.; Chacon, D. M. & Oliveira, J. J. Psychology & Neuroscience. 2015. 

The Zebrafish World of Colors and Shapes: Preference and Discrimination. Oliveira, J. J. ; Silveira, M. M.; Chacon, D. M. & Luchiari, A. C. Zebrafish. 2015.

Dusky damselfish Stegastes fuscus relational learning: evidences from associative and spatial tasks. Silveira, M. M.; Oliveira, J. J. & Luchiari, A. C. Journal of Fish Biology. 2015.

The interaction of innate and imposed colour perception: a behavioural approach. Luchiari, A. C. & Oliveira, J. J. Journal of Ethology. 2014.


A dose for the wiser is enough: The alcohol benefits for associative learning in zebrafish. Chacon, D. M. & Luchiari, A. C. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry. 2014.

Physical exercise improves learning in zebrafish, Danio rerio. Luchiari, A. C. & Chacon, D. M. Behavioural Processes. 2013.

Effects of substrate colour preference on growth of the shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931) (Decapoda, Penaeoidea).  Luchiari, A. C.; Marques, A. O. & Freire, F. A. M. Crustaceana. 2012.

Environmental substrate selection and daily hanitual activity in Xiphopenaeus kroyeri shrimp (Heller, 1862)(Crustacea: Penaeioidea). Freire, F. A. M.; Luchiari, A. C. & Fransozo, V. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Science. 2011. 

Longer wavelengths of light improve the growth, intake and feed efficiency of individually reared juvenile pikepersh Sander lucioperca(L.) Luchiari, A. C.; Freire, F. A. M.; Pirhonen, J. & Koskela, J. Aquaculture Research. 2009.

Effects of environmental colour on growth of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758), maintained individually or in groups. Luchiari, A. C. & Freire, F. A. M. Journal of Applied Ichthyology. 2009.

Effects of ambient colour on colour preference and growth of juvenile rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum). Luchiari, A. C. & Pirhonen, J. Journal of Fish Biology. 2008.

Hierarchical status and colour preference in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Luchiari, A. C.; Duarte, C. R. A.; Freire, F. A. & Nissinen, K. Journal of Ethology. 2007.

Time-place learning in individually reared angelfish, but not in pearl cichlid. Barreto, R. E., Luchiari, A. C. & Delicio, H. C. Behavioural Processes. 2006.

Testing time-place learning in the cichlid fish Nile tilapia. Delicio, H.; Luchiari, A. C.; Barreto, R. E. & Marcondes, A. L. Journal of Ethology. 2006.

Light intensity preference of juvenile pikeperch Sander lucioperca (l.) Luchiari, A. C.; Freire, F. A. M.; Koskela, J. & Pirhonen, J. Aquaculture Research. 2006.

A place preference test in the fish Nile tilapia. Delicio, H. C.; Barreto, R. E.; Normandes, E. B.; Luchiari, A. C. & Marcondes, A. L. Journal of Experimental Animal Science. 2006.

Environmental color affects Nile tilapia reproduction. Volpato, G. L.; Duarte, C. R.A. & Luchiari, A. C. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 2004.

Ventilatory frequency indicates visual recognition of an allopatric predator in naive Nile tilapia. Barreto, R. E.; Luchiari, A. C. & Marcondes, A. L. Behavioural Processes. 2003.

Eye color as an indicator of social rank in the Nile tilapia. Volpato, G. L.; Luchiari, A. C.; Duarte, C. R. A.; Barreto, R. E. & Ramanzini, G. C. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 2003.

Early Mistreatment Contributes to Social Behavior Disorders in Zebrafish. Menezes, F.P., Souza, I.P., &  Luchiari, A.C. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience , 2020.