About Me


I work sporadically as birdwatching guide, I am ornithologist and herpetologist. Actually, I am a Ph.D. candidate in Animal Biology at Universidade Estadual de Campinas studying reproduction modes of vertebrates.

ACADEMIC INFORMATION:
http://lattes.cnpq.br/4699382737386883
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Carlos_Henrique_ Nunes-De-Almeida2


PAPERS AND BOOK PUBLISHED:
Geographic Distribution and Health Papers
• Amphibian-killing chytrid in Brazil comprises both locally endemic and globally expanding populations. Molecular Ecology 2016.
• Aves do campus da Unicamp e arredores. Avis Brasilis 2013 (book).
• First record of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in Paraná, Brazil. Herpetological Review 2012.
• New records and geographic distribution map of Elachistocleis magnus Toledo 2010 (Anura, Microhylidae). Check List 2012.
• First record in Midwestern region of the state of São Paulo, Brazil of Typhlops brongersmianus Vanzolini, 1976 (Squamata: Typhlopidae). Check List 2011.
• Primeiros registros de Heliomaster furcifer (Trochilidae) no estado de São Paulo e ampliação de sua distribuição. Brazilian Journal of Ornithology 2011.
• Novas localidades de ocorrência do joão-nordestino Furnarius figulus (Passeriformes: Furnariidae) no estado de São Paulo: Expansão de sua distribuição geográfica. Atualidades Ornitológicas 2010.

Taxonomy, Behavior and Bioacoustics Papers 
• Redescription of the Advertisement Call of Five Species of Thoropa (Anura, Cycloramphidae), Including Recordings of Rare and Endangered Species. PlosOne 2016.
• A new species of long-legged Pseudopaludicola from northeastern Brazil (Anura, Leptodactylidae, Leiuperinae). Salamandra 2016.
• Advertisement call and genetic structure conservatism: good news for an endangered Neotropical frog. PEERJ 2016.
• Foraging techniques of Swallow-tailed Cotinga (Phibalura flavirostris) on fruits of Struthanthus marginatus (Loranthaceae) in Monte Verde, Camanducaia, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Ornithology 2016.
• The Semiterrestrial Tadpole of Cycloramphus rhyakonastes Heyer, 1983 (Anura, Cycloramphidae). Journal of Herpetology 2016.
• Anomalous tadpoles in a Brazilian oceanic archipelago: Implications of oral anomalies on foraging behaviour, food intake and metamorphosis. Herpetological Journal 2014.
• A new species of Elachistocleis Parker (Anura, Microhylidae) from the state of Acre, Northern Brazil. Zootaxa 2012.

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our work

I live in Campinas - SP, around 1:30 hours from GRU Airport. In Campinas I can meet you at VCP Airport or Bus Station (Bus direct from GRU Airport), or I can pick you up at your hotel in São Paulo or nearby town.

PLACES WHERE WE CAN GO BIRDING (Ask for a budget):
• From Campinas (about 200 km)
Biome: Dry and Wet Atlantic Forest and Cerrado
- Fazenda Hotel Bacury, Anhembi - SP
- Hotel Fazenda Areia que Canta, Brotas - SP
- Analândia - SP
- Monte Alegre do Sul
- Mogi das Cruzes and Salesópolis - SP

• From Campinas (about 250 km)
Biome: Wet Atlantic and High Montane Forest
- Trilha dos Tucanos, Tapiraí - SP
- Campos do Jordão - SP
- Monte Verde, Camanducaia - MG
- Peruíbe - SP

• From Campinas (More than 300 km)
Biome: Wet Atlantic and High Montane Forest
- São Luiz do Paraitinga - SP
- Ubatuba - SP
- Perequê Road, Angra dos Reis - RJ
- Intervales State Park, Ribeirão Grande - SP
- Itatiaia National Park, Itatiaia - RJ and Itamonte - MG

• From Campinas (By flight)
Biome: Pantanal, Cerrado and Amazonic Forest
- Serra das Araras, Barra do Bugres - MT
- Transpantaneira Road, Poconé - MT
- Chapada dos Guimarães - MT

Bird lists, CLICK HERE