Jaime E. Jiménez | Department of Biological Sciences

Jaime E. Jiménez

Professor - Specialization Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Biology
ENV 310V Lab LSA 251
Dr. Jiménez’s research interests include wildlife ecology and conservation of birds, mammals and tardigrades.

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Selected Publications

Wynia, A.L., R. Rozzi & J.E. Jiménez. Submitted. The Magellanic Woodpecker may not be a principal-keystone species: a case study of cavity provisioning and nest-site selection in the world's southernmost forests. Ornithological Applications.

Flueck, W.T., J.A.M. Smith-Flueck, E.M. Escobar, M. Zuliani, B. Fuchs, V. Geist, J. Heffelfinger, P. Black-Decima, Z. Gizejewski, F. Vidal, J. Barrio, M.S. Molinuevo, J.A. Monjeau, S. Hoby & J.E. Jiménez. In review. Loss of migratory traditions makes the endangered Patagonian huemul deer a year-round refugee in its summer habitat. Frontiers in Conservation Science.

Malhotra, R., J.E. Jiménez & N.C. Harris. In press. Patch characteristics and domestic dogs differentially affect carnivore space use in fragmented landscapes in Southern Chile. Diversity and Distributions.

Pacheco, L.F., A. Iriarte, G. Llerena-Reátegui, H.A. Luque-Machaca, Á. Núñez, R. Villalobos & J.E. Jiménez. In press. [Predation on livestock in the Altiplano of Bolivia, Chile and Perú, a regional problem that requires joint actions.] Pp. XX-XX, in Valladares, P. (ed.), Topics in transboundary biodiversity.

Villarroel, M., J.E. Jiménez, J.E. Mella & A.P. Peñaloza-García. 2021. [The long-tailed chinchilla is not extinct in the north of Chile: a new colony on the coast of Antofagasta region.] Mastozología Neotropical 28: 1-7. DOI: 10.31687/saremMN.

Lázaro, X.A., R. Mackenzie & J.E. Jiménez. 2021. Evidence of endozoochory in Upland Geese Chloephaga picta and White-bellied Seedsnipes Attagis malouinus in sub-Antarctic Chile. Ecology & Evolution 00:1-8. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.7725

Ojeda, V., A. Schaaf, T.A. Altamirano, B. Bonaparte, L. Bragagnolo, L. Chazarreta, K. Cockle, R. Dias, F. Di Sallo, T. Ibarra, S. Ippi, A. Jauregui, J.E. Jiménez, M. Lammertink, F. López, M.G. Núñez, M. de la Peña, L. Rivera, C. Vivanco, M. Santillán, G.E. Soto, P. Vergara, A. Wynia & N. Politi. 2021. Latitude does not influence cavity orientation of South American avian excavators. Ornithology 138:1-14. DOI: 10.1093/ornithology/ukaa064.

Crego, R.D., R.F. Jara, R. Rozzi & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Unexpected lack of effect of the invasive American mink on nesting survival of forest birds. Ornitología Neotropical 31:88-97.

Jara, R.F., R.D. Crego, M.D. Samuel, R. Rozzi & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Nest-site selection and breeding success of passerines in the world's southernmost forest. PeerJ 8:e9892 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.9892

Gallardo, G., L.F. Pacheco, R.S. Rios & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Predation of livestock by puma (Puma concolor) and culpeo fox (Lycalopex culpaeus), numeric and economic perspectives. Therya. DOI: 10.12933/therya-20-986 ISSN 2007-3364

Robertson, M.W., N.J. Russo, S.J. McInnes, B. Goffinet & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Potential dispersal of tardigrades by birds through endozoochory: evidence from Sub-Antarctic White-bellied Seedsnipe (Attagis malouinus). Polar Biology 43:899-902. DOI:10.1007/s00300-020-02680-9

Jiménez, J.E., M.K. Jones, K. Stoddart, S. Dickson, A. Chapman, J.L. Baxter-Slye & K.L. Steigman. 2020. Comparative diet analysis of Barn Owl (Tyto alba) and Long-eared Owl (Asio otus) in a habitat island in north-central Texas. Texas Journal of Science 72. DOI: 10.32011/txjsci_72_1_Article5

Russo, N.J., M. Robertson, R. MacKenzie, B. Goffinet & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Evidence of targeted consumption of mosses by birds in sub-Antarctic South America. Austral Ecology 45:399-403. DOI: 10.1111/aec.12858

Briceño, C., D. González-Acuña, S.M. Funk, M.L. Bornscheuer, L.K. Knapp & J.E. Jiménez. 2020. Ear mite, Otodectes cynotis, on wild foxes (Pseudalopex spp.) in Chile. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 56:105-112. DOI: 10.7589/2018-10-247

Triay Limonta, O., G.G. Hechavarría García, I.L. Cabrera & J.E. Jiménez. 2019. [Trophic structure and niche partitioning in a Cuban tropical forest bird community.] Chilean Journal of Ornithology 25:47-61. Link

Huaranca, J.C., M.L. Villalba, N. Negrões, J.E. Jiménez, D.W. Macdonald & L.F. Pacheco. 2019. Density and activity patterns of Andean cat and pampas cat (Leopardus jacobita and L. colocolo) in the Bolivian Altiplano. Wildlife Research 47:68-76. DOI: 10.1071/WR19053

Wynia, A.L., V. Rolland & J.E. Jiménez. 2019. Improved Campephiline detection: An experiment conducted with the Magellanic Woodpecker. Ecology and Evolution 9:11724-11733. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.5671

Jara, R.F., R.D. Crego, F.J. Arellano, T.A. Altamirano, J.T. Ibarra, R. Rozzi & J.E. Jiménez. 2019. Breeding strategies of open-cup-nesting birds in Sub-Antarctic forests of Navarino Island, Chile. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 92:2-10. DOI: 10.1186/s40693-019-0082-4

Wynia, A.L. & J.E. Jiménez. 2019. Preliminary assessment of the influence of larvae availability on the foraging behavior of Magellanic Woodpeckers. Bosque 40:81-86. DOI: 10.4067/S0717-92002019000100081

Schüttler, E., R.D. Crego, L. Saavedra-Aracena, E.A. Silva-Rodriguez, R. Rozzi, N. Soto & J.E. Jiménez. 2019. New records of invasive mammals from the sub-Antarctic Cape Horn Archipelago. Polar Biology 42:1093-1105. DOI: 10.1007/s00300-019-02497-1

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