Megarynchus pitangua fledgling san raf 31 jan 08 1
Sturnira ilium ventral chris elder procosara nov 07
Proceratophys avelinoi aem lateral 25 nov 07 proc
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In the interests of stimulating research in Paraguay, ECOSARA publishes many of its papers of local interest in the Paraguayan National Zoological Journal Bellbird (click here for free access). Developments and summaries of recent scientific work are published in the ECOSARA Quarterly Bulletin which is sent to all ex-volunteers and can be downloaded by clicking here.

We also publish widely in international journals, click the link below to download pdfs of some of our most recent publications.

Cacciali P, Avila I, Bauer F 2007 - A New Species of the Gekkonid Genus Homonota from Paraguay - Phyllomedusa 6(2).                                                                                                                          411kb

Cacciali P, Motte M 2007 - Variación Interspecifica en Phalotris matogrossensis y P.tricolor: Una Evaluación de sus Caracteres Diagnosticas (Squamata, Colubridae) - Cuadrernos de Herpetologica 21(2).                                                                                                                                                     157kb

Cacciali P, Carreira S, Scott N 2007 - Redescription of Phalotris nigrilatus Ferrarezi 1993 - Herpetologica 63(4).                                                                                                                            519kb

Esquivel A et al 2008 - Influence of Time of Day, Duration and Number of Counts in Point Count Sampling of Birds in an Atlantic Forest of Paraguay - Ornitologia Neotropical 19.                              1.13MB

Esquivel A, Peris S 2008 - Status of the Avifauna of San Rafael National Park, one of the last large fragments of Atlantic Forest in Paraguay - Bird Conservation International 17                              268kb

And here are the results of some of the studies produced by our volunteers and interns:

Oosterbaan B 2008 - A Bird Survey at Pro Cosara in the Forest of San Rafael NP                          608kb