A frog uses chemical recognition to live in colonies of leaf-cutting ants

de Lima Barros, A., López-Lozano, J.L. & Lima, A.P. Behav Ecol Sociobiol (2016). doi:10.1007/s00265-016-2223-y

The Installation of a new research module by PPBio in Mato Grosso.

The Sinop Regional Center for The Biodiversity Research Program - PPBio - is installing a sixth research module at the Ronuro River Ecological Station in the state of Mato Grosso. Coordinated by researcher Dr Domingos de Jesus Rodrigues, its main objective the long-term monitoring and evaluation of the effects of environmental and climate change on biodiversity.

2 of Continental Chelonia Evaluation Cycle in Brazil, how to collaborate?

In 2016, the National Center for Research and conservation Reptiles and Amphibians (RAN/ICMBio) He starte

Seed Dispersal by Nocturnal Crickets.

In addition to being great at singing nocturnal crickets are also important seed dispersers!
A large proportion of seed dispersal in tropical forests is performed by iconic vertebrates such as birds, bats, monkeys and rodents.

Launch of the EU BON Biodiversity Portal

EU BON has launched a beta version of its biodiversity portal for analysing and understanding biodiversity change.

Users will be able to search and harvest data from a number of major sources (making fragmented data more useful) and analyse the data using a range of different tools.