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Predicted climate-driven bird distribution changes and forecasted conservation conflicts in a neotropical savanna.
Climate-change scenarios project significant temperature changes for most of South America. We studied the potential impacts of predicted climate-driven change on the distribution and conservation ofExpand
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Major current and future gaps of Brazilian reserves to protect Neotropical savanna birds
Abstract We tested the prediction that climate-driven changes might alter bird species composition in reserves of the Cerrado region of Brazil. First, we modelled the current distributions and theExpand
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Range extensions and conservation of some threatened or little known Brazilian grassland birds.
Populations of grassland birds are declining in Brazil due to profound alterations to grassland habitats. In this paper, we present recent records and range extensions for 12 threatened or littleExpand
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Low reproductive success of Campo Suiriri (Suiriri affinis) and Chapada Flycatcher (S. islerorum) in the central Brazilian Cerrado
Summary We investigated the reproductive success of Campo Suiriri (Suiriri affinis) and Chapada Flycatcher (S. islerorum) in the Estacao Ecologica de Aguas Emendadas, Central Brazil. Between June andExpand
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Biologia reprodutiva de Tyrannus savana (Aves, Tyrannidae) em cerrado do Brasil Central
MARINI, M.Â., LOBO, Y., LOPES, L.E., FRANCA, L.F. & PAIVA, L.V. 2009. Breeding biology of Tyrannus savana (Aves, Tyrannidae) in cerrado of Central Brazil. Biota Neotrop. 9(1): http://www.Expand
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Predation on vertebrates by Neotropical passerine birds
We investigated if passerine birds act as important predators of small vertebrates within the Neotropics. We surveyed published studies on bird diets, and information on labels of museum specimens,Expand
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The range of the curl‐crested jay: lessons for evaluating bird endemism in the South American Cerrado
The South American Cerrado is the largest tropical savanna of the world, and one of the most threatened biomes on the Earth. Levels of bird endemism in this biome are controversial, but the mostExpand
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Home range and habitat use by Suiriri affinis and Suiriri islerorum (Aves: Tyrannidae) in the central Brazilian Cerrado
Abstract We studied the home range and habitat use of Suiriri affinis (Campo Suiriri) and the recently described Suiriri islerorum (Chapada Flycatcher). The study was conducted in Cerrado areas (aExpand
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A avifauna do Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca e áreas adjacentes, Minas Gerais, Brasil, com uma revisão crítica dos registros prévios e comentários sobre biogeografia e conservação
basicamente na região leste do Brasil, a primeira a ser ocupada e explorada, responde em parte pelo amplo e relativamente prematuro conhecimento qualitativo de sua avifauna quando comparado com o deExpand
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Life history of the Mato Grosso Antbird Cercomacra melanaria in the Brazilian Pantanal
Here we describe the habitat use, reproductive biology, diet and details of the life history of the Mato Grosso Antbird Cercomacra melanaria, one of the least studied Cercomacra species. We locatedExpand
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