Guilherme Becker

Associate Professor of Biology

Guilherme Becker

Research Summary

Host-microbial interactions, landscape genetics and the ecology of global change stressors. Building models and conducting field and laboratory experiments to understand the biotic and abiotic mechanisms driving wildlife disease dynamics in both tropical and temperate systems.

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Amphibians Amphibian Brazil Chytridiomycota Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Infection Infections Ecosystem Frog Virulence Pathogen Fungi Frogs Forests Immune System Skin Climate Biodiversity Extinction Microbiome Pathogens Anura Mycoses Phenotype Ecology

Most Recent Publications

Anthropogenic habitat modification linked to deformities in Cururu Toads from Fernando de Noronha

R. Reboucas, C. Guilherme Becker, J. Bacon, L. Toledo, Salamandra: German Journal of Herpetology

Haddadus binotatus (leaf litter frog)

R. Martins, I. Scheeffer, C. Guilherme Becker, HERPETOLOGICAL REVIEW

Luís Felipe Toledo, Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Paulino Telles de Carvalho-e-Silva, João Luiz Gasparini, Délio Baêta, Raoni Rebouças, Célio F.B. Haddad, C. Guilherme Becker, Tamilie Carvalho, 2023, Biological Conservation

Habitat split as a driver of disease in amphibians

C. Guilherme Becker, Sasha Greenspan, Renato Martins, Mariana Lyra, Paula Prist, Jean Metzger, S\~ao Pedro, Vinicius, Haddad, C\'elio FB, Emily Le Sage, Douglas Woodhams, others, 2023, Biological Reviews

Renato Martins, Sasha Greenspan, Daniel Medina, Shannon Buttimer, Vanessa Marshall, Wesley Neely, Samantha Siomko, Mariana Lyra, Celio Haddad, Vinicius Sao Pedro, C. Becker, 2022, Animal Microbiome on p. 1-14

Stephen F. Harding, C. Guilherme Becker, Jessica R. Yates, Paul Crump, Michael R.J. Forstner, Stephen J. Mullin, David Rodriguez, 2022, Scientific Reports

Anat M. Belasen, Kevin R. Amses, Rebecca A. Clemons, C. Guilherme Becker, L. Felipe Toledo, Timothy Y. James, 2022, Immunogenetics on p. 431-441

Kate N. Thomas, David J. Gower, Jeffrey W. Streicher, Rayna C. Bell, Matthew K. Fujita, Ryan K. Schott, H. Christoph Liedtke, Célio F.B. Haddad, C. Guilherme Becker, Christian L. Cox, Renato A. Martins, Ron H. Douglas, 2022, Functional Ecology on p. 850-864

Presence of invasive American bullfrogs may reduce infectious disease in a native frog species

Psiquê Laís Moreno-De-Lima, Carolina Lambertini, C. Guilherme Becker, Raoni Rebouças, Luís Felipe Toledo, 2022, Diseases of Aquatic Organisms on p. 53-58

Célio F.B. Haddad, Carla M. Lopes, C. Guilherme Becker, Fernando R. da Silva, Mariana L. Lyra, 2022, Biota Neotropica

Most-Cited Papers

Long-term endemism of two highly divergent lineages of the amphibian-killing fungus in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil

D. Rodriguez, C. G. Becker, N. C. Pupin, C. F.B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio, 2014, Molecular Ecology on p. 774-787

Tamilie Carvalho, C. Guilherme Becker, Luís Felipe Toledo, 2017, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

C. Guilherme Becker, David Rodriguez, L. Felipe Toledo, Ana V. Longo, Carolina Lambertini, Décio T. Corrêa, Domingos S. Leite, Célio F.B. Haddad, Kelly R. Zamudio, 2014, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Anna E. Savage, Carlos G. Becker, Kelly R. Zamudio, 2015, Evolutionary Applications on p. 560-572

Jordan G. Kueneman, Molly C. Bletz, Valerie J. McKenzie, C. Guilherme Becker, Maxwell B. Joseph, Juan G. Abarca, Holly Archer, Ana Lisette Arellano, Arnaud Bataille, Matthew Becker, Lisa K. Belden, Angelica Crottini, Robert Geffers, Célio F.B. Haddad, Reid N. Harris, Whitney M. Holden, Myra Hughey, Michael Jarek, Patrick J. Kearns, Jacob L. Kerby, Jos Kielgast, Atsushi Kurabayashi, Ana V. Longo, Andrew Loudon, Daniel Medina, José J. Nuñez, R. G.Bina Perl, Adrián Pinto-Tomás, Falitiana C.E. Rabemananjara, Eria A. Rebollar, Ariel Rodríguez, Louise Rollins-Smith, Robert Stevenson, Christoph C. Tebbe, Gabriel Vargas Asensio, Bruce Waldman, Jenifer B. Walke, Steven M. Whitfield, Kelly R. Zamudio, Ibrahim Zúñiga Chaves, Douglas C. Woodhams, Miguel Vences, 2019, Nature Ecology and Evolution on p. 381-389

S. E. Greenspan, C. Lambertini, T. Carvalho, T. Y. James, L. F. Toledo, C. F.B. Haddad, C. G. Becker, 2018, Scientific Reports

C. G. Becker, A. V. Longo, C. F.B. Haddad, K. R. Zamudio, 2017, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Rarity as an indicator of endangerment in neotropical frogs

Luís Felipe Toledo, C. Guilherme Becker, Célio F.B. Haddad, Kelly R. Zamudio, 2014, Biological Conservation on p. 54-62

C. G. Becker, S. E. Greenspan, K. E. Tracy, J. A. Dash, C. Lambertini, T. S. Jenkinson, D. S. Leite, L. F. Toledo, J. E. Longcore, T. Y. James, K. R. Zamudio, 2017, Fungal Ecology on p. 45-50

Douglas C. Woodhams, Molly C. Bletz, C. Guilherme Becker, Hayden A. Bender, Daniel Buitrago-Rosas, Hannah Diebboll, Roger Huynh, Patrick J. Kearns, Jordan Kueneman, Emmi Kurosawa, Brandon C. Labumbard, Casandra Lyons, Kerry McNally, Klaus Schliep, Nachiket Shankar, Amanda G. Tokash-Peters, Miguel Vences, Ross Whetstone, 2020, Genome Biology