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Fabricio Baccaro

  • PhD
  • Zoology Professor
  • Federal University of Amazonas
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Research interests

community ecology; biodiversity; social insects; tropical forest


My research focuses on understanding the structure and dynamics of ecological communities. I'm also interested in the evoutionary outcomes of mutualistic and antagonist interactions at assemblage level. For more information visit my web site:

Co-authors (147)


Acta Amazonica

Associate editor

2017 - Present

Revista da Biologia

Managing Editor

2013 - Present

Publications (5)

  • A global database of ant species abundances

    • Gibb H
    • Dunn R
    • Sanders N
    • et al.
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  • Limited effects of low-intensity forest management on ant assemblages in southwestern Amazonian forests

    • Miranda P
    • Baccaro F
    • Morato E
    • et al.
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  • Optimizing survey methods for spiders and harvestmen assemblages in an Amazonian upland forest

    • Tourinho A
    • Dias S
    • Lo-Man-Hung N
    • et al.
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  • The matrix effect: how agricultural matrices shape forest fragment structure and amphibian composition

    • Ferrante L
    • Baccaro F
    • Ferreira E
    • et al.
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  • Effects of bait spacing on ant abundance and richness in one forest at Central Amazonia

    • Baccaro F
    • Ketelhut S
    • de Morais J

Professional experience

Zoology Professor

Universidade Federal do Amazonas

April 2013 - Present

Field research manager - PPBio

Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia

March 2006 - March 2009(3 years)

Education history

PhD in Ecology

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa da Amazônia - INPA

February 2009 - April 2013(4 years)