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  Márcia Munik Mendes Cabral  
  Phone: +351 961465268  
  e-mail: mcabral@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD Student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
 
 
   
     
  Thesis title: Seasonal distribution of semi-aquatic mammals in dammed areas and their susceptibility to environmental change
  Supervisor: Dr. José Alves / Dr. Amadeu Soares
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: Capes
  Grant reference: 6082/13-0
  Start date: 2014-02-03
  End date: 2018-01-31
Publications
  1. Ramalheira C.D., Bozzetti B.F., da Cruz A.D., Palmeirim A.F., Cabral M.M.M., Rosas F.C.W. (2015) First record of jaguar predation on giant otter (Pteronura brasiliensis). Animal Biology. 65, 1, 81-86. (see details) ISI paper
  2. Rosas F.C.W., Ramalheira C.S., Bozzetti B.F., Palmeirim A.F., Cruz A.D., Pathek D.B., Cabral M.M.M. (2015) Sleeping Sites Used by Giant Otters (Pteronura brasiliensis) in the Balbina Hydroelectric Reservoir, Central Brazilian Amazon. Aquatic Mammals. 41, 2, 143-148. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Silveira L., Furtado M.M., Rosas F.C.W., Silva L.C.L.C., Cabral M.M.M., Torres N.M., Sollmann R., Kouba A., Jacomo A.T.A. (2011) Tagging Giant Otters (Pteronura brasiliensis) (Carnivora, Mustelidae) for Radio-Telemetry Studies. Aquatic Mammals. 37, 2, 208-212. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Cabral M.M.M., Zuanon J., de Mattos G.E., Rosas F.C.W. (2010) Feeding habits of giant otters Pteronura brasiliensis (Carnivora: Mustelidae) in the Balbina hydroelectric reservoir, Central Brazilian Amazon. Zoologia. 27, 1, 47-53. (see details) ISI paper
  5. Rosas F.C.W., Cabral M.M.M., de Mattos G.E., Silva R.E. (2009) Parental and Alloparental Care of Giant Otters (Pteronura brasiliensis) (Carnivora, Mustelidae) in Balbina Hydroelectric Lake, Amazonas, Brazil. Sociobiology. 54, 3, 919-924. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Rosas F.C.W., de Mattos G.E., Cabral M.M.M. (2007) The use of hydroelectric lakes by giant otters Pteronura brasiliensis: Balbina lake in central Amazonia, Brazil. Oryx. 41, 4, 520-524. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Bozzetti B.F., Cabral M.M.M., Rosas F.C.W. (2015) Cub biometry, litter size and reproductive period of giant oters (Pteronura brasiliensis) at the Balbina Hydroelectric Reservoir, Amazonas, Brazil. The Latin American Journal Of Aquatic Mammals. 10, 2, 115-121. (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.5597/lajam00203
  2. Cabral M.M.M., Ribas C., Rosas F.C.W. (2015) A case study of artificial feeding of an unweaned giant otter (Pteronura brasiliensis) cub. The Latin American Journal Of Aquatic Mammals. 10, 2, 159-162. (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.5597/lajam00210
  3. Cabral M.M.M., Venticinque E.M., Rosas F.C.W. (2014) Percepção dos ribeirinhos com relação ao desempenho e à gestão de duas categorias distintas de Unidades de Conservação na Amazônia Brasileira. Biodiversidade Brasileira. 4, 1, 199-210. (see details)
    Link: http://www.icmbio.gov.br/revistaeletronica/index.php/BioBR/article/view/...
  4. Rosas F.C.W., Cabral M.M.M., Mattos G.E. . (2008) Predation or scavenging of giant otter (Pteronura brasiliensis) cubs by lizards?. Iucn Otter Specialist Group Bulletin. 25, 1, 100-104. (see details)
    Link: http://www.otterspecialistgroup.org/Bulletin/Volume25/Weber_Rosas_et_al_...
  5. Cabral M.M.M., Mattos G.E., Rosas F.C.W. (2008) Mammals, birds and reptiles in Balbina reservoir, state of Amazonas, Brazil. Check List. 4, 152-158. (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.15560/4.2.152
  1. Cabral M.M.M., Venticinque E.M., Rosas F.C.W. (2017) As ariranhas (Pteronura brasiliensis) e as comunidades ribeirinhas da área de influência da Usina Hidroelétrica (UHE) Balbina, Amazonas - Brasil. In: Guillaume Marchand; Felipe Vander Velden. (EDS.), Olhares cruzados sobre as relações entre seres humanos e animais silvestres na Amazônia (Brasil, Guiana Francesa). Manaus. EDUA. 141-162. 978-85-7401-900-0. (see details)
  1. Cabral, M.M.M (2012) Percepção dos ribeirinhos com relação às ariranhas (Pteronura brasiliensis) e à gestão de duas categorias distintas de Unidades de Conservação na Amazônia brasileira. MSc Thesis. (see details)