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Jorge Albuquerque
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Jorge Albuquerque

   Biography

Born in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, trained as Biologist with MSc on Peregrines wintering in southern Brazilian in BYU, and a PhD on geographic variation of some passerine suboscines of Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest in UFRGS (Rio Grande do Sul Federal University). Co-founder of Associacao Montanha Viva - NGO working for the conservation of southern Brazilian pristine montane habitats.

Associacao Montanha Viva
Rua Frederico Veras, 703  
Florianopolis,  Santa Catarina - Brasil  88040-200  Brazil
Email: jlbalbuquerque@gmail.com


   Research Interests

Diurnal raptor conservation.
Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest birds.
Evolution, behavior, ecology, and conservation biology.

Species of Interest: 
  • Leucopternis polionota
  • Micrastur ruficollis
  • Accipiter poliogaster
  • Accipiter bicolor
  • Micrastur semitorquatus
  • Falco deiroleucus
  • Harpia harpyja
  • Morphnus guianensis
  • Spizaetus ornatus
  • Spizaetus tyrannus
  • Spizastur melanoleucus


   Publications

Azevedo, M.A.G., V. d.W. Piacentini, I.R. Ghizoni, Jr., J.L.B. Albuquerque, E.S. Silva, C.M. Joenck, A. de Mendonça-Lima, and F. Zilio. 2006. Biologia do gavião-bombachinha, Harpagus diodon, no estado de Santa Catarina, sul do Brasil. Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia 14:351-357.        pdf

Seipke, S.H., D. Kajiwara, and J.B.L. Albuquerque. 2006. Field identification of Mantled Hawk Leucopternis polionotus. Neotropical Birding 1:42-47.       pdf

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 2002. (Abstract) Harpy Eagles in southern Brazil: status and conservation. Pp. 12, 70 in: Conferencia sobre Aves Rapaces Neotropicales y Simposio del Aquila Arpia. Fondo Peregino-Panama, Panama City, Panama.

Azevedo, M. A. G., A. L. Roos, J. L. B. Albuquerque, and V. de Q. Piacentini. 2000. Breeding and food habits of the Swallow-tailed Kite, Elanoides forficatus (Falconiformes: Accipitridae), on Santa Catarina Island, SC-Brazil. Melopsittacus 3(3): 122-127.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1995. Observations of rare raptors in southern Atlantic rainforest of Brazil. Journal of Field Ornithology 66: 363-369.       pdf

Risebrough, R. W., A. M. Springer, S. A. Temple, C. M. White, J. L. B. Albuquerque, P. H. Bloom, R. W. Fyfe, M. N. Kirven, B. A. Luscombe, D. G. Roseneau, M. Sander, N. J. Schmitt, C. G. Thelander, W. G. Vasina, and W. Walker, II. 1990. Observations of the Peregrine Falcon, Falco peregrinus subspecies, in South America. Revista Brasileira de Biologia 50: 563-574.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1988. Behavior and feeding habits of coinhabiting Peregrine Falcons wintering in Brazil. Pp. 757-759 in: Cade, T. J., J. H. Enderson, C. G. Thelander, and C. M. White (eds.), Peregrine Falcon populations: their management and recovery. The Peregrine Fund, Boise, ID.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1986. (Abstract) Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) in southern Brazil: aspects of wintering ecology in an urban environment. Raptor Research 20: 47.       pdf

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1986. Conservation and status of raptors in southern Brazil. Birds of Prey Bulletin 3: 88-94.       pdf

Albuquerque, J. L. B., A. J. Witech, and A. M. Aldous. 1986. A roadside count of diurnal raptors in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Birds of Prey Bulletin 3: 82-87.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1985. (Abstract) Reports from the southern Brazilian members of the South American section of the World Working Group on Birds of Prey--a conservation note on raptors from southern Brazil. P. 1 in: 1985 Raptor Research Foundation Symposium on the Management of Birds of Prey: International Meeting.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1985. Notes on distribution of some Brazilian raptors. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 105: 82-84.

Albuquerque, J. L. B., A. J. Witeck, and A. Aldous. 1985. (Abstract) A roadside count of diurnal raptors in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. P. 1 in: 1985 Raptor Research Foundation Symposium on the Management of Birds of Prey: International Meeting.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1984. The Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) in southern Brazil: aspects of winter ecology in an urban environment. M.Sc. Thesis, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1982. Observations on the use of rangle by the Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus tundrius) wintering in southern Brazil. Raptor Research 16: 91-92.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1979. On the presence of Harpyhaliaetus coronatus in Southeast Brazil and recommendations for the conservation of the species by means of maintaining their natural habitat. Hornero (Numero Especial): 70-73.

Albuquerque, J. L. B. 1978. Contribution to knowledge of Falco peregrinus Tunstall, 1771 in South America (Falconidae, Aves). Revista Brasileira de Biologia 38: 727-737.



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