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 Infection Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Chytridiomycota Brazil Pathogen Pathogens Skin Infections Habitats Frogs Frog Fungi Virulence Population Forests Ecosystem Anura Skin (Animal) Environmental Factors Extinction Temperature Microbiome Habitat

Most Recent Publications

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

Fungal disease cluster in tropical terrestrial frogs predicted by low rainfall

Diego Moura-Campos, Sasha E. Greenspan, Graziella V. DiRenzo, Wesley J. Neely, Luís Felipe Toledo, C. Guilherme Becker, 2021, Biological Conservation

Daniel Medina, Sasha E. Greenspan, Tamilie Carvalho, C. Guilherme Becker, Luís Felipe Toledo, 2021, FEMS Microbiology Ecology

Alexa L. Trujillo, Eric A. Hoffman, C. Guilherme Becker, Anna E. Savage, 2021, Heredity on p. 640-655

Biotic and abiotic determinants of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infections in amphibians of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest

Carolina Lambertini, C. Guilherme Becker, Anat M. Belasen, Anyelet Valencia-Aguilar, Carlos Henrique L. Nunes-de-Almeida, Clarisse M. Betancourt-Román, David Rodriguez, Domingos da Silva Leite, Igor S. Oliveira, João Luiz Gasparini, Joice Ruggeri, Tamí Mott, Thomas S. Jenkinson, Timothy Y. James, Kelly R. Zamudio, Luís Felipe Toledo, 2021, Fungal Ecology

Wesley J. Neely, Sasha E. Greenspan, Leigha M. Stahl, Sam D. Heraghty, Vanessa M. Marshall, Carla L. Atkinson, C. Guilherme Becker, 2021, Microbial Ecology

Anthropogenic habitat modification linked to deformities in cururu toads from fernando de noronha

Raoni Rebouças, C. Guilherme Becker, Jamie P. Bacon, Luís Felipe Toledo, 2021, Salamandra on p. 389-399

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, Ana V. Longo, Amanda L. Talaba, Kelly R. Zamudio, 2012, PLoS One

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

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

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

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

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