Henrique Batalha Filho

Henrique Batalha Filho has been a professor at the Federal University in Bahia (Brazil) since 2013. He received his Bachelors in biology from State University of Southwestern Bahia, Brazil (2006), his Masters degree in genetics from Federal University of Viçosa, Brazil (2008), and his Ph.D. in genetics and evolution from University of São Paulo (2014).


He has extensive field work experience with birds in the Atlantic Forest, and with phylogenetic and phyloge-ographic inference. His scientific interests include phylogenetics, phylogeography, biogeography, and evolution of Neotropical birds.