Paulo Emílio Vanzolini, Ph.D.

1949-1993 Museu de Zoologia University of São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil 
Herpetology, Taxonomy, Systematics, Biogeography
"Paulo Vanzolini"

Paulo Vanzolini was born in São Paulo on April 25th, 1924, and died also in São Paulo, at 89 years old, on April 28th, 2013.

Paulo Vanzolini was one of the idealizers of one of the most important Brazilian research foundations, the FAPESP. To know more about this, see:

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Vanzolini PE. (2005) On Gymnodactylus amarali Barbour, 1925, with the description of a new species (Sauria, Gekkonidae). Anais Da Academia Brasileira De CiêNcias. 77: 595-611
Vanzolini PE. (2002) An AID to the identification of the South American species of amphisbaena (squamata, amphisbaenidae) Papeis Avulsos De Zoologia. 42: 351-362
Vanzolini PE. (1989) A new species of Amphisbaena from the state of Amazonas, Brasil (Reptilia, Amphisbaenia, Amphisbaenidae) MemóRias Do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 84: 525-528
Vanzolini PE, Williams EE. (1970) South american anoles: the geographic differentiation and evolution of the anolis Chrysolepis species group (Sauria, Iguanidae) Arquivos De Zoologia. 19: 125
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