Cesar Barrio Amoros

Doc Frog Expeditions/ CRWild, Costa Rica

    César L. Barrio Amorós is a graduate in Geography and History (Anthropology) from the Universitat de Barcelona, Spain, and was cofounder and Director of Fundación AndígenA in Venezuela from 1999 to 2009. As a member of several exploration teams, César has produced more than 200 publications and described 51 new taxa of amphibians and reptiles, mainly from Venezuela. His main interests are taxonomy of Terraranae, Arboranae, and Dendrobatoids, as well as Viper ecology; biogeography of the Pantepui based on herpetofauna; and natural history of amphibians at the Pacific versant of Central America. César is currently running Doc Frog Expeditions© and partner of CRWild© in Costa Rica.