Past publications


  • Mycoplasma neophronis sp. nov., isolated from the upper respiratory tract of Canarian Egyptian vultures (Neophron percnopterus majorensis). Suárez-Pérez A., Ramírez A.S., Rosales R.S., Calabuig P., Poveda C., Roselló-Móra R., Nicholas R.A.J., Poveda J.B. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology  62:1321-1325.


  • Major histocompatibility complex variation in insular populations of the Egyptian vulture: inferences about the role of genetic drift and selection. Agudo R., Alcaide M., Rico C., Lemus J.A., Blanco G., Hiraldo F., Donázar J.A. Molecular Ecology 20:2329-2340.
  • Evidence of connectivity between continental and differentiated insular populations in a highly mobile species. Agudo R., Rico C., Hiraldo F., Donázar J.A. Diversity and Distributions 17: 1-12.


  • The role of humans in the diversification of a threatened island raptor. Agudo R., Rico C., Vilà C., Hiraldo F., Donázar J.A. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10:384.


  • Susceptibility to infection and immune response in insular and continental populations of Egyptian vulture: implications for conservation. Gangoso L., Grande J.M., Lemus J.A., Blanco G., Grande J., Donázar J.A. Plos One 4:-e6333.
  • Long-term effects of lead poisoning on bone mineralization in vultures exposed to ammunition sources. Gangoso L., Álverez-Lloret P., Rodríguez-Navarro A.A.B., Mateo R., Hiraldo F., Donázar J.A. Environmental Pollution 157:569-574.


  • Conservation status and limiting factors in the endangered population of Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) in the Canary Islands. Donázar J.A., Palacios C.J., Gangoso L., Ceballos O., Gonzalez M.J. Hiraldo F. Biological Conservation 107:89-97.
  • Description of a new subspecies of the Egyptian vulture (Accipitridae: Neophron percnopterus) from the Canary Islands. Donázar J.A. , Negro J.J., Palacios C.J. Gangoso L. Journal of Rapror Research 36: 17-23
  • Endangered Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) entangled in a power line ground-wire stabilizer. Gangoso L., Palacios C.J. Journal of Raptor Research 36: 238-239.


  • Decline of the Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) in the Canary Islands. Palacios C.J. Journal of Raptor Research 34:61.


  • Alimentación del alimoche, Neophron percnopterus (L.), en Fuerteventura, islas Canarias (Aves, Accipitridae). Medina F.M. Vieraea 27:77-86.


  • Status and distribution of the Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) in the Canary Islands. Delgado G., Carrillo J., Nogales M. Boletim do Museu Municipal do Funchal Sup. N°2:77-84.