• Publications
  • Influence
Current threats faced by Neotropical parrot populations
Abstract Psittaciformes (parrots, cockatoos) are among the most endangered birds, with 31% of Neotropical species under threat. The drivers of this situation appear to be manifold and mainly ofExpand
  • 38
  • 2
  • PDF
Magnetic mapping of air pollution in Tandil city (Argentina) using the lichen Parmotrema pilosum as biomonitor
Abstract The lichen Parmotrema pilosum is sensitive to pollution and it can live accumulating airborne pollutants for long time, such characteristic allows its use as biomonitor for environmentalExpand
  • 23
  • 1
Molecular Characterization of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli Isolated from the Environment of a Dairy Farm
Environmental samples were taken from ground, cattle water troughs, and feeders from a dairy farm with different STEC prevalence between animal categories (weaning calves, rearing calves, and dairyExpand
  • 20
  • 1
Early events following bovine leukaemia virus infection in calves with different alleles of the major histocompatibility complex DRB3 gene
Cattle maintaining a low proviral load (LPL) status after bovine leukaemia virus (BLV) infection have been recognized as BLV controllers and non-transmitters to uninfected cattle in experimental andExpand
  • 3
  • 1
Effect of botanical and physicochemical composition of Argentinean honeys on the inhibitory action against food pathogens
Abstract Honey is a natural food with functional properties such as antioxidant and antimicrobial activities. These properties vary greatly depending on floral source, climate, and environmental andExpand
  • 7
  • 1
Morphometric variables of honeybees Apis mellifera used in ecotypes characterization in Argentina
The honeybee Apis mellifera has evolved in different environments and has developed different ecotypes. The objective of the Honeybee Genetic program in Argentina (MeGA) is to select honeybeesExpand
  • 13
  • 1
Different levels of taxonomic resolution in bioassessment: a case study of oligochaeta in lowland streams
AIM: This study evaluated the use of oligochaetes at different levels of taxonomic resolution as environmental indicators in Argentine lowland streams affected by different land uses. METHODS:Expand
  • 8
  • 1
  • PDF
Occupancy and abundance of large macaws in the Beni savannahs, Bolivia
Monitoring of wild populations is central to species conservation and can pose a number of challenges. To identify trends in populations of parrots, monitoring programmes that explicitly takeExpand
  • 10
  • 1
  • PDF
Site-occupancy modelling: A new approach to assess sensitivity of indicator species
Abstract One of the most challenging aspects of quality indices has been to compile reliable measures of the species’ sensitivity to various magnitudes and different kinds of ecosystem attributes.Expand
  • 2
Assessing the use of forest islands by parrot species in a neotropical savanna
Understanding the effect of habitat fragmentation is a fundamental yet complicated aim of many ecological studies. Beni savanna is a naturally fragmented forest habitat, where forest islands exhibitExpand
  • 10
  • PDF