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Mesoscale eddies, surface circulation and the scale of habitat selection by immature loggerhead sea turtles
Here we tested whether the dispersal of loggerhead sea turtles in the western Mediterranean was affected by the pattern of surface currents and whether temporary mesoscale eddies were favouredExpand
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Redescription of Triatoma melanica Neiva & Lent, 1941, new status (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae)
Triatoma brasiliensis melanica Neiva and Lent is elevated to species status based on comparison of its morphology, biology, ecology, crossing experiments, allozymes, and mtDNA sequences with those ofExpand
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Evolution, Systematics, and Biogeography of the Triatominae, Vectors of Chagas Disease.
In this chapter, we review and update current knowledge about the evolution, systematics, and biogeography of the Triatominae (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)-true bugs that feed primarily on vertebrateExpand
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Triatoma juazeirensis sp. nov. from the state of Bahia, Northeastern Brazil (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae).
  • J. Costa, M. Felix
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
  • 1 February 2007
Triatoma juazeirensis, a new triatomine species from the state of Bahia, Northeastern Brazil, is described. The new species is found among rocks in sylvatic environment and in the peridomicile. TypeExpand
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Two new species of Portanini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Aphrodinae) from Southeastern Brazil.
Two new species, Portanus restingalis and Paraportanus marica, are described and illustrated from Restinga de Maricá, a sandy coastal plain in Rio de Janeiro State, Southeastern Brazil. ComparativeExpand
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Revalidation and redescription of Triatoma brasiliensis macromelasoma Galvão, 1956 and an identification key for the Triatoma brasiliensis complex (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae)
Triatoma brasiliensis macromelasoma is revalidated based on the results of previous multidisciplinary studies on the Triatoma brasiliensis complex, consisting of crossing experiments andExpand
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Silicosis and Tuberculosis: A Proposed Radiographic Classification of Tuberculosis to Accompany the ILO International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses
Abstract A significant proportion of workers exposed to silica dust are at risk of developing tuberculosis (TB). The higher the International Labor Organization (ILO) category of silicosis, theExpand
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A New Species of Macrelmis Motschulsky from Southeastern Brazil (Coleoptera: Elmidae: Elminae)
Macrelmis tijucana, sp. n. is described and illustrated from a first order stream at the Atlantic Forest in Rio de Janeiro State, southeastern Brazil. This species is similar to M. aequalis (Hinton),Expand
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A new genus and species of Cicadellini (Hemiptera Cicadellidae Cicadellinae) from Southeastern Brazil
The Neotropical leafhopper Aurigoniella dutrai n. gen., n. sp., from Minas Gerais State, Brazil, is described and illustrated. The new species is placed in the nominate tribe of the subfamilyExpand
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Especies de cigarrinhas (Hemiptera, Membracoidea, Cicadellidae) registradas no estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Leafhopper species (Hemiptera, Membracoidea, Cicadellidae) recorded from Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil. A preliminary list of the species of Cicadellidae from Rio de Janeiro State, southeasternExpand
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