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Miguel Mora

Mora, Miguel
Miguel Mora
Professor & Associate Department Head for Undergraduate Programs
258 WFES
Undergraduate Education
B.S. Biochemical Engineering, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico, D.F.
Graduate Education
M.S. Ecology, University of California, Davis.
Ph.D. Ecology, University of California, Davis.
Dean’s Outstanding Achievement Award for Diversity, September 2016
SACNAS Distinguished Scientist Award, October 2013

Recent Publications

Al-Badran, Ali Abdulameer, Masami Fujiwara, Delbert M. Gatlin III and Miguel A. Mora. (2018) Lethal and su-lethal effects of the insecticide fipronil on juvenile brown shrimp Farfantepenaeus aztecus, Scientific Reports 8, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-29104-3.

Schmude, E.*, H. M. Ertl*, R. J. Taylor, M. A. Mora. 2018. Using Feathers to Evaluate Adverse Effects of Metals on Northern Bobwhites (Colinus Virginianus) in Texas. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. DOI: 10.1007/s00244-018-0520-3.

González, D*., Miguel A. Mora-Zacarias, Héctor René Buelna Osben,  Jorge Ricardo Ruelas Insunza, Dioselina Alvarez Bernal. 2018.  Biomonitoreo de metales pesados en plumas de aves acuáticas residentes del Lago de Chapala. Revista Internacional de Contaminacion Ambiental. 34:00-00.

Ertl, Hannah M.*, Miguel A. Mora, Donald J. Brightsmith, Jorge A. Navarro-Alberto. 2018. Potential Impact of Neonicotinoid Use on Northern Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus) in Texas: A Historical Analysis. PLoS One 13 (1): e0191100. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191100.

Entwistle, C., Mora, M. A. and Knight, R. (2018), Estimating coastal wetland gain and losses in Galveston County and Cameron County, Texas, USA. Integr Environ Assess Manag, 14: 120–129. doi:10.1002/ieam.1973

Maldonado, A.R., Mora, M.A. & Sericano, Seasonal Differences in Contaminant Accumulation in Neotropical Migrant and Resident Songbirds. J.L. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol (2016). doi:10.1007/s00244-016-0323-3

Yuwei Xie, Pu Xia, Hui Wang, Hongxia Yu, John P. Giesy, Yimin Zhang, Miguel A. Mora, and Xiaowei Zhang. 2016. Effects of captivity and artificial breeding on microbiota in feces of the red-crowned crane (Grus japonensis). Scientific Reports 6:33350, DOI: 10.1038/srep33350