Ronaldo Borges Barthem is graduated at Marine Biology by Universidade Federal do
Rio de Janeiro (1977) , master's at Freshwater Biology and Aquaculture by Instituto
Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (1981) and Ph.D. at Ecology by Universidade
Estadual de Campinas (1990). Currently, he is at Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi. Has
experience in the area of Ecology.