JAIME CHAVES

  • Profesor Biología Evolutiva
  • Colegio de Ciencias Biológicas y Ambientales, COCIBA
  • 297-1700 ext 1268
  • jachaves@usfq.edu.ec

ESTUDIOS

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Los Angeles
  • Ecology and Systematic Biology, San Francisco State University

EXPERIENCIA LABORAL

PUBLICACIONES

Convergent melanism in populations of a Solomon Island flycatcher is mediated by unique genetic mechanisms
EL PICO DE LOS PINZONES DE DARWIN: UNA HERRAMIENTA EVOLUTIVA
Human activity can influence the gut microbiota of Darwin's finches in the Galapagos Islands
Is there convergence of gut microbes in blood-feeding vertebrates?
The ecology and evolution of seed predation by Darwin's finches on Tribulus cistoides on the Galápagos Islands
Temporally varying disruptive selection in the medium ground finch (Geospiza fortis)
Rookery contributions, movements and conservation needs of hawksbill turtles at foraging grounds in the eastern Pacific Ocean
Genetic consequences of invasive species in the Galápagos islands
Taxonomic Status of the Streaked Saltator, Saltator striatipectus (Passeriformes: Thraupidae), from Puná Island, Ecuador
Species delimitation and biogeography of the gnatcatchers and gnatwrens (Aves: Polioptilidae)
The gut of the finch: uniqueness of the gut microbiome of the Galapagos vampire finch
Urbanization erodes niche segregation in Darwin's finches
Natal foraging philopatry in eastern Pacific hawksbill turtles
Connectivity, population structure, and conservation of Ecuadorian green sea turtles
Toxicidad en la familia Dendrobatidae y su relación altitudinal
Thermoregulatory windows in Darwin’s finches
DIVERSIDAD Y ESTRUCTURA GENÉTICA DE ATÚN ALETA AMARILLA (Thunnus albacares) EN LA RESERVA MARINA DE GALÁPAGOS Y EL CONTINENTE ECUATORIANO USANDO MARCADORES MICROSATÉLITES
Hawksbill turtle terra incognita: conservation genetics of eastern Pacific rookeries
Genetic variability of the mosquito Aedes aegypti, (Diptera: Culicidae) in Ecuador, main vector of dengue, Chikungunya, Zika viruses
Present diversity of Galápagos leaf-toed geckos (Phyllodactylidae: Phyllodactylus) stems from three independent colonization events
Genomic variation at the tips of the adaptive radiation of Darwin’s finches
Diversification across the New World within the ‘blue’ cardinalids (Aves: Cardinalidae)
A comprehensive multilocus assessment of sparrow (Aves: Passerellidae) relationships
New host and lineage diversity of avian haemosporidia in the northern Andes

INTERESES

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, M.A. Ecology and Conservation Biology, Phylogenetics, Population Genetics Evolutionary Genomics with focus in Galápagos