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Plastic debris ingestion by sea turtle in Paraíba, Brazil.
Coastal gill net entanglement and debris intake are important threats to the survival of sea turtles. Two sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea and Chelonia mydas) were found stranded along the coast ofExpand
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Synthesis of Brazilian Collembola: an update to the species list
The current total number of species found in Brazil is 270, distributed in 19 families and 92 genera, an increase of 71 species and 12 genera in the last 6 years. The greatest known diversity isExpand
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Neotropical Pseudachorutinae (Hexapoda: Collembola: Neanuridae): A comparative morphological study with emphasis on endemic taxa
Abstract A survey and a comparative morphological analysis of Neotropical Pseudachorutinae have been performed as a first effort seeking out a deeper knowledge of this fauna. Special emphasis wasExpand
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Two New Species of Pararrhopalites (Collembola: Symphypleona: Sminthuridae) in Brazil.
Abstract Two new species of springtails (Symphypleona: Sminthuridae), Pararrhopalites sideroicus sp. nov. and Pararrhopalites palaciosi sp. nov. are described. The species come from very differentExpand
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A new highly dimorphic genus of Sminthuridae (Collembola: Symphypleona) from Brazil.
A new genus and two new species of Sminthurinae are described. Keratosminthurus tapigu gen. nov. sp. nov. and K. calamitosus sp. nov. show a combination of features that redefines the subfamilyExpand
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Errata Corrigenda and update for the "Synthesis of Brazilian Collembola: an update to the species list." ABRANTES et al . (2010), Zootaxa, 2388: 1–22
We present in the following an Errata Corrigenda for Abrantes et al. (2010) Table 2 and general counting. Furthermore, we include all additional records for Brazilian Collembola during 2010 and 2011Expand
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Collembola as bioindicators of restoration in mined sand dunes of Northeastern Brazil
Opencast mining causes severe environmental impacts by removing the vegetation cover and depleting the fauna. Reforestation methods using native species and diverse pre- and post-disturbanceExpand
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Registros da fauna de Collembola (Arthropoda, Hexapoda) no Estado da Paraíba, Brasil
In this paper the species found in Paraiba State, northeatern Brazil are listed. The specimens were collected in six municipalities: Joao Pessoa, Cabedelo, Mataraca, Bananeiras, Cacimba de Dentro andExpand
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New genus and species of Seirini (Collembola, Entomobryidae) from Caatinga Biome, Northeastern Brazil
ABSTRACT A new genus and a new species of Seirini (Entomobryidae) are described. The new genus, Tyrannoseira n. gen., is represented by three Brazilian Seira-like species with a peculiar type ofExpand
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Three new species of Seira Lubbock (Collembola, Entomobryidae) from Mataraca, Paraiba State, Brazil
Three new species of Seira Lubbock from Mataraca, Paraiba State, Brazil are described and illustrated, S. mataraquensis sp. nov., S. arenicola sp. nov. and S. pseudoannulata sp. nov. Evolutionary andExpand
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