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Diet Composition in Two Sympatric Amphisbaenian Species (Amphisbaena ibijara and Leposternon polystegum) from the Brazilian Cerrado
Abstract Amphisbaenians are important predators of tropical ecosystems, yet the ecology of most species is poorly known. We studied the reproduction and diet of two species of amphisbaenian from theExpand
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Reptiles from Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Maranhão, northeastern Brazil
Abstract We are presenting a list of the reptile species from Lençóis Maranhenses National Park (LMNP), Maranhão, Brazil, obtained during 235 days of field work. The study area is located in theExpand
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Squamate Reptiles from municipality of Barcarena and surroundings, state of Pará, north of Brazil
We present the first species list of squamate reptiles of the municipality of Barcarena and surroundings, in state of Para, north of Brazil. The study area is dominated by secondary florest atExpand
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Taxonomic revision of the Erythrolamprus reginae species group, with description of a new species from Guiana Shield (Serpentes: Xenodontinae).
We perform a review of the Erythrolamprus reginae species group and putative related taxa (E. dorsocorallinus, E. zweifeli, and E. oligolepis), based on external morphology and hemipenial characters.Expand
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Resolving the taxonomic puzzle of Boana cinerascens (Spix, 1824), with resurrection of Hyla granosa gracilis Melin, 1941 (Anura: Hylidae).
Expeditions to unexplored or little explored places are important for discovering new species and also for collecting new samples (including specimens and tissues for DNA sequencing ) that may helpExpand
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Body-bending behaviour: a new instance in a terrestrial snake from Brazil
extensive range of A. kitaibelii (Uetz & Hosek, 2012) subsequent study of populations from other areas in its range are warranted to ascertain if there is geographic variation in reproduction. IExpand
Diet, Microhabitat Use, and an Analysis of Sexual Dimorphism in Caecilia gracilis (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Caeciliidae) from a Riparian Forest in the Brazilian Cerrado
Abstract Basic ecological information is lacking for most caecilian amphibian populations, especially those of the Neotropical region where only few and nonquantitative ecological data were obtainedExpand
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Análise descritiva das unidades portadoras de mineralização tantalífera em pegmatitos do sul da Província Zambeziana (Moçambique)
Descriptive analysis of tantalum paragenesis and ta ntalum pegmatites from the South Pegmatite District of Zambezian Province (Mozambiqu e) The differences between NYF and LCT pegmatite evolu tionExpand
Nicho trofico de Tropidurus hispidus (Sauria: Tropiduridae) em ambiente de restinga
A dieta e um dos principais atributos do nicho ecologico de qualquer especie animal. Geralmente nos estudos ecologicos os individuos de uma populacao sao considerados ecologicamente equivalentes emExpand