Mass Extinction and the Disappearance of Unknown Mammal Species: Scenario and Perspectives of a Biodiversity Hotspot's Hotspot.

@article{Pontes2016MassEA,
  title={Mass Extinction and the Disappearance of Unknown Mammal Species: Scenario and Perspectives of a Biodiversity Hotspot's Hotspot.},
  author={Antonio Rossano Mendes Pontes and Antonio Carlos Mariz Beltr{\~a}o and Iran Campello Normande and Alexandre de Jesus Rodrigues Malta and Antonio Paulo da Silva J{\'u}nior and Andr{\'e} Maur{\'i}cio Melo Santos},
  journal={PloS one},
  year={2016},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={e0150887}
}
We aimed to determine the conservation status of medium- and large-sized mammals and evaluate the impact of 500 years of forest fragmentation on this group of animals in the Pernambuco Endemism Center, in the biogeographical zone of the Atlantic forest north of the São Francisco River in northeastern Brazil. Line transect surveys were performed in 21 forest… CONTINUE READING