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Recent records of endangered birds in the state of São Paulo, Southeastern Brazil
Here we report records of endangered birds in the state of São Paulo, based on the state list of Endangered Fauna. Our results were obtained during two field trips to survey and monitor the avifauna in eight farms in the ...
Rainbow trout effects on zooplankton in the reproductive area of the critically endangered hooded grebe
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2017-02)
1- Aquaculture in arid Patagonia is potentially affecting the hooded grebe (Podiceps gallardoi), a critically endangered endemic waterbird. Exotic rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) were stocked from 1994 in naturally ...
Marshes as Mountain Tops: Genetic Analyses of the Critically Endangered Sao Paulo Marsh Antwren (Aves: Thamnophilidae)
(Public Library Science, 2015-10-08)
Small populations of endangered species can be impacted by genetic processes such as drift and inbreeding that reduce population viability. As such, conservation genetic analyses that assess population levels of genetic ...
Foraging Behavior, Home Range, Movements and Activity Patterns of Epicrates inornatus (Boidae) at Mata de Plátano Reserve in Arecibo, Puerto Rico
(Caribbean Journal of Science, Vol. 40, No. 3, 343–352, 2004, 2014)
Ecology and conservation of the jacutinga Pipile jacutinga in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil
The jacutinga Pipile jacutinga was formerly one of the most abundant game bird cracids in the Atlantic forest of Brazil. Nowadays this species is vulnerable to extinction due to hunting and habitat loss. The ecology of the ...
Bird community as an indicator of biodiversity: results from quantitative surveys in Brazil
(Acad Brasileira De CienciasRio JaneiroBrasil, 2000)
Novel and cross-amplified microsatellite loci for the critically endangered São Paulo marsh antwren Formicivora paludicola (Aves: Thamnophilidae)
The So Paulo marsh antwren (Formicivora paludicola) is a critically endangered bird endemic to marshes in the metropolitan region of So Paulo city, Brazil. The total population is estimated to be around 300 individuals, ...