Vinícius C. Cláudio is a graduate student researcher at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute's Center for Conservation Genomics where he reviews the taxonomic diversity of neotropical bats, specifically the eptesicus and histiotus species. For his research he is uses morphological, ecological and molecular data to identify the taxonomic limits and the distribution of these bat species.
His projects include:
- Systematic review of Central and South American species of Eptesicus
- Systematic review of Histiotus
"Bacteria richness and antibiotic-resistance in bats from a protected area in the Atlantic Forest of Southeastern Brazil." 2018: 13(9):e0203411. V. C. Cláudio, I. Gonzalez, G. Barbosa, V. Rocha, R. Moratelli, F. Rassy.