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Ricardo Ribeiro de Castro Solar

  • DSc
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Federal University of Vicosa
  • 18PublicationsNumber of items in Ricardo's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 29Followers

Research interests

FireEcosystem ServicesEvolutionEcology


Biologist and MSc. on Entomology by Federal University of Viçosa. Have experience in Ecology, with emphasis in Theoretical Ecology, researching in the following themes: formicidae, sampling, hypogaeic fauna, community ecology, population ecology, seed predation and dispersal and environmental impact evaluation. I'm also interested also in photography, Statistics (R) and Evolution. By now, I'm Doctor's Degree student, in Graduate Program in Entomology/UFV. I work at Laboratory of Community Ecology and my Advisor is Professor José Henrique Schoereder.

Followers (29)

  • Anselmo Santos Souza

    Anselmo Santos SouzaState University of Southwestern Bahia - Jequié Campus

  • Fernando De Farias Martins

    Fernando De Farias MartinsState University of West Parana

  • William Senior

    William SeniorEn mi casa

  • Fernando Valério

    Fernando ValérioFederal University of Vicosa

  • Philip Martin

    Philip MartinBournemouth University

  • Jorge Souza

    Jorge SouzaICET (Institute of Exact Sciences and Technology)

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Publications (5)

  • 2013_Gardner_etal_PTRSB

  • Avian biodiversity in multiple-use landscapes of the Brazilian Amazon

    • Moura N
    • Lees A
    • Andretti C
    • et al.
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  • Ethanol Fuel Improves Pitfall Traps Through Rapid Sinking and Death of Captured Orthopterans

    • Szinwelski N
    • Yotoko K
    • Solar R
    • et al.
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  • Insights on the association of American Cetoniinae beetles with ants

    • Puker A
    • Rosa C
    • Orozco J
    • et al.
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  • Reproductive strategy of Copaifera langsdorffii (Fabaceae): more seeds or better seeds?

    • Souza M
    • Solar R
    • Fagundes M

Professional experience

Postdoctoral Fellow

Universidade Federal de Vicosa

November 2014 - Present


Doctor's Degree

Universidade Federal de Vicosa

August 2010 - March 2014(4 years)


Universidade Federal de Viçosa

July 2008 - July 2010(2 years)

Graduation in Biology

UFV - Universidade Federal de Viçosa

February 2004 - July 2008(4 years)