Michael A. Patten
Courses
 
  RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS COURSES

 

 

 

Mulitvariate Analysis
Global Change Biology (senior capstone)
Phylogeography
Avian Evolutionary Ecology
Tropical Ecology (in-class and Belize field study - see below)
class photo
Heusner Key, Belize, January 2011

 

Boat-billed Heron vulture woodpecker
peanut bug top left: Boat-billed Heron (Cochlearis cochlearis); top, middle: Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture (Cathartes burrovianus); top, right: Chestnut-colored Woodpecker (Celeus castaneus); left: "peanut bug" (Fulgora laternaria); right: Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas) (Photos by Ryan Shipley) sea turtle

 

La Mipla mothwoodcreeper


Left: Sphingidae moth at La Milpa Field Station, Belize;
Right: Ivory-billed Woodcreeper (Xiphorhynchus flavigaster) at Belize Foundation for Research and Environmental Education (BFREE), field station (photo by Jessie Tanner);
Below: Looking for insects at La Milpa Mayan ruins (photo by Jessie Tanner).

la milpa ruins

 

basalisk

 

Left: Brown Basilisk (Basiliscus vittatus) at BFREE field station (photo by Jessie Tanner);

Below, middle: Red Coffee Snake (Ninia sebae), BFREE field station (photo by Ryan Shipley)

Below, bottom: Great Fruit-eating Bat (Artibeus lituratus), BFREE field station

snake

 

bat

 

termites Left: eating termites, La Milpa Field Station, Belize (photo by Jessie Tanner);

Below: Guatemalan Market (photo by Jessie Tanner)
market

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