Assessing species traits and landscape relationships of the mammalian carnivore community in a neotropical biological corridor

  title={Assessing species traits and landscape relationships of the mammalian carnivore community in a neotropical biological corridor},
  author={Lain E. Pardo Vargas and Michael V. Cove and R. Spinola and Juan Camilo Cruz and J. S{\'a}enz},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
Mammalian carnivores play an important role in regulating food webs and ecosystems. While many carnivore populations are facing various threats such as habitat loss and fragmentation, poaching, and illegal trade, others have adapted to human-dominated landscapes. Information about Neotropical carnivore communities in particular is limited, especially in disturbed landscapes. We conducted a camera trap survey at 38 sites across the San Juan–La Selva Biological Corridor in Costa Rica to assess… Expand

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