Luis J. Villanueva

My info

Full name
Luis J. Villanueva
I am
a student, a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


33 objects curated
11 taxa curated
6 images set as exemplar
0 articles selected for Overview
0 preferred classifications selected

28 common names added
0 common names removed
2 common names curated

4 taxa commented
6 comments submitted
0 articles added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications

I have a BS in Biology and an MS in Tropical Ecology from the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus. I am currently a doctoral student at Purdue University. Publications: L. J. Villanueva-Rivera, B. C. Pijanowski, J. Doucette, and B. Pekin. 2011. A primer of acoustic analysis for landscape ecologists. Landscape Ecology 26: 1233-1246. doi:10.1007/s10980-011-9636-9. Pijanowski, B.C., L. J. Villanueva-Rivera, S Dumyahn, A. Farina, B. Krause, B. Napoletano, S. Gage and N. Pieretti. 2011. Soundscape Ecology: The Science of Sound in Landscapes. BioScience 61: 203-216. doi:10.1525/bio.2011.61.3.6 Acevedo, M.A., Carlos J. Corrada-Bravo, Héctor Corrada-Bravo, L. J. Villanueva-Rivera, and T. Mitchell Aide. 2009. Automated classification of bird and amphibian calls using machine learning: A comparison of methods. Ecological Informatics 4: 206-214. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2009.06.005. Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. 2007. Digital recorders increase detection of Eleutherodactylus frogs. Herpetological Review 38: 59-63. Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. 2006. Calling activity of Eleutherodactylus frogs of Puerto Rico and habitat distribution of E. richmondi. MS Thesis. University of Puerto Rico. Río Piedras Campus. Puerto Rico. Acevedo, M. A. and L. J. Villanueva-Rivera. 2006. Using automated digital recording systems as effective tools for the monitoring of birds and amphibians. Wildlife Society Bulletin 34:211-214. Villanueva-Rivera, L. J. and R. L. Joglar. 2001. Eleutherodactylus cochranae. Reproduction. Herpetological Review 32: 182. Villanueva-Rivera, L. J., R. L. Joglar, and F. C. Li-Objio. 2000. Eleutherodactylus coqui. Predation. Herpetological Review 31: 100.
Curation scope
Terrestrial vertebrates of Puerto Rico