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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 of… Expand
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 is… Expand
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 was… Expand
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 different… Expand
A new highly dimorphic genus of Sminthuridae (Collembola: Symphypleona) from Brazil.
- D. Zeppelini, R. A. Brito, R. D. A. Zampaulo, Estevam C A Lima
- Biology, Medicine
- 28 January 2020
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 subfamily… Expand
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 2011… Expand
Collembola as bioindicators of restoration in mined sand dunes of Northeastern Brazil
- D. Zeppelini, Bruno C Bellini, A. J. Creão-Duarte, M. I. Hernández
- Biodiversity and Conservation
- 1 May 2009
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-disturbance… Expand
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 and… Expand
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 of… Expand
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 and… Expand