Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Mississippi
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Mississippi Staff Member


Julio Cesar Gallardo

Julio Gallardo.

Email: jgallardo@cfr.msstate.edu

Biography

A native of Veracruz, Mexico, Julio has worked as a field ornithologists, raptor biologist, and bird tour guide operator. Julio holds a B.S. degree in biology from the Universidad Veracruzana and M.S. degree in behavioral ecology from the Universidad Veracruzana. Julio's dissertation research focuses on the population and spatial ecology of raptors in Puerto Rico.

Teaching Interest

Animal behavior, ornithology, tropical biology

Research Interest

Raptor ecology and conservation, ecology of Neotropical ecosystems

Research Publications Publication Date
Gallardo, J.C., and F.J. Vilella. 2017. Conservation status assessment of an endangered insular raptor: the Sharp-shinned Hawk in Puerto Rico. Journal of Field Ornithology 88(4):349-361. DOI: 10.1111/jofo.12228 2017-12-31
Gallardo, J.C., and F.J. Vilella. 2014. The Puerto Rican Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus vennator): an endangered insular species on the edge. Spizaetus: Neotropical Raptor Network Newsletter 17:2-13. 2014-07-31
Gallardo, J.C., F.J. Vilella, and M.E. Colvin. 2019. A seasonal population matrix model of the Caribbean Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis jamaicensis in eastern Puerto Rico. Ibis 161:459-466. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12703 | Abstract 2019-01-31
Presentations Presentation Date
Vilella, F.J. 2015. Status of the endangered Puerto Rican Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus brunnescens): conservation challenges and opportunities. Island Ecology Symposium, Raptor Research Foundation Annual Conference, November 3-8, 2015. Sacramento CA. 2015-11-05
Gallardo, JC and FJ Vilella. 2015. Population estimates and habitat relationships of the Caribbean Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis jamaicensis) in eastern Puerto Rico. Island Ecology Symposium, Raptor Research Foundation Annual Conference, November 3-8, 2015. Sacramento CA 2015-11-05
Gallardo, J.C., and F.J. Vilella. 2020. Habitat association effects on abundance of a common and generalist insular raptor: The Red-tailed Hawk (<i>Buteo jamaicensis</i>) in Puerto Rico. North American Ornithological Conference. August 10-15, 2020. Virtual Conference. 2020-08-12
Gallardo, J.C., and F.J. Vilella. 2017. Conservation status assessment using ecological niche modeling: the Sharp-shinned Hawk in Puerto Rico. BirdsCaribbean 21st International Meeting, 13-17 July, 2017. Topes de Collantes, Cuba. 2017-07-14
Gallardo, J.C., and F.J. Vilella. 2014. The Puerto Rican Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus vennator): an insular species on the edge. Raptor Research Foundation Annual Conference, 24-28 September, 2014. Corpus Chrisit, TX. 2014-09-25