Antonio da Silva Souto

Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil

Full Professor of Department of Zoology


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Selected Publications:

  1. Abreu, F., Garber, P. A., Souto, A., Presotto, A., Schiel, N. (2021). Navigating in a challenging semiarid environment: the use of a route-based mental map by a small-bodied neotropical primate. Animal Cognition, 24 (3), 629–643. doi: 

  2. Šlipogor, V., Massen, J. J. M., Schiel, N., Souto, A., Bugnyar, T. (2021). Temporal consistency and ecological validity of personality structure in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus): A unifying field and laboratory approach. American Journal of Primatology, 83 (2). doi: 

  3. De Souza, R. C. F., Ramos, M. A., de Albuquerque, U. P., Souto, A., Schiel, N. (2021). Visitors’ perception when participating in a poorly planned ecotourism activity: the case of dolphin watching in Northeastern Brazil. Journal of Ecotourism, 1–13. doi: 

  4. Sampaio, M. B., Schiel, N., Souto, A. (2021). The Anchoring Model as a Tool to Improve Visitors’ Perceptions of Zoos. Anthrozoös, 34 (3), 449–461. doi: 

  5. Abreu, F., Souto, A., Schiel, N. (2020). Wild common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) employ spatial cognitive abilities to improve their food search and consumption: an experimental approach in small-scale space. Primates, 61 (6), 807–816. doi: 

  6. Albert, T. G., Schiel, N., Souto, A. (2020). The white-eared opossum failed to understand the parallel strings task: studying a primitive mammal under natural conditions. Animal Cognition, 23 (5), 871–880. doi: 

  7. Boachá Sampaio, M., Schiel, N., Souto, A. (2020). From exploitation to conservation: a historical analysis of zoos and their functions in human societies. Ethnobiology and Conservation. doi: