|My expertise / skills :
I am I am an specialist in intertidal biogeography, studying the processes and mechanisms driving species distributions. Most of my work focus on the study of the mechanistic links between climate, thermal stress, physiology and macro-ecological processes.
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Top 5 publications:
Bates, A. E., B. Helmuth, M. T. Burrows, M. I. Duncan, J. Garrabou, T. Guy-Haim, F. Lima et al (2018). Biologists ignore ocean weather at their peril. Nature 560, 299.
Seabra, R., Varela, R., Santos, A. M., Gomez-Gesteira, M., Meneghesso, C., Wethey, D. S., & Lima, F. P. (2019). Reduced Nearshore Warming Associated With Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6, 104.
Lima, F. P., & Wethey, D. S. (2012). Three decades of high-resolution coastal sea surface temperatures reveal more than warming. Nature communications, 3, 704.
Lima, F. P., Gomes, F., Seabra, R., Wethey, D. S., Seabra, M. I., Cruz, T., ... & Hilbish, T. J. (2016). Loss of thermal refugia near equatorial range limits. Global change biology, 22(1), 254-263.
Lima, F. P., Ribeiro, P. A., Queiroz, N., Hawkins, S. J., & Santos, A. M. (2007). Do distributional shifts of northern and southern species of algae match the warming pattern?. Global change biology, 13(12), 2592-2604.