Emilio A. Herrera



Full Professor at the Department of Environmental Studies,
Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela.

My research interests are: Behavioural Ecology of reptiles (tegu lizards) and mammals (capybaras). Also, molecular genetics applied to the study of parentage and relatedness using microsatellite markers and conservation genetics using mtDNA

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Recent publications

In charge of courses:

Supervisor of the following thesis

Undergraduate (Licenciatura, USB):

Presently, supervisor for the undergraduate thesis of Charlotte López (Central University of Venezuela)


Presently, supervisor of the Master´s thesis of Ariana Gols, Mariana Muñoz Romo and Yamil Madi.


Presently, supervisor of Diego Giraldo's Doctoral thesis.

Departamento de Estudios Ambientales
Universidad Simón Bolívar
Apartado 89.000
Caracas 1080-A
Tel. 582 906 3044
Fax 582 906 3038
E-mail:  eherre@usb.ve

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Last updated: 4 May 2000