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Ixodes (Multidentatus) paranaensis n. sp. (Acari: Ixodidae) a parasite of Streptoprocne biscutata (Sclater 1865) (Apodiformes: Apodidae) birds in Brazil.
During an ecological study, carried out between 1994 and 1996 with Streptoprocne biscutata (Sclater) (Apodiformes: Apodidae) birds, that inhabit caves in the Quatro Barras County, State of Paran ,Expand
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Wide-range genetic connectivity of Coney, Cephalopholis fulva (Epinephelidae), through oceanic islands and continental Brazilian coast.
The Epinephelidae form a group of species of high biological and economical interests. It´s phylogeographic patterns are not well known especially the distributed populations in the western region ofExpand
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Body masses and measurements of birds from southern Atlantic Forest, Brazil
Five hundred and eigh body masses of74 forest birds, and measurements of wing, tail , tarsus and beak of 14 poorly known species mist-netted at two sites in the Atlantic Forest of eastern ParanaExpand
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Nest and egg description of threatened Herpsilochmus spp. from coastal forest habitats in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil (Aves: Thamnophilidae)
Descrevemos a estrutura do ninho e caracteristicas dos ovos de duas especies brasileiras de Herpsilochmus, incluindo a especie vulneravel (IUCN) H. pectoralis Sclater, 1857 e a quase ameacadaExpand
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Reproduction of the Mottled Piculet in southern Brazil
On 28 October 1996, I found a Mottled Piculet (Picumnus nebulosus) nest on Anhangava Mountain in southern Brazil. The nest cavity (10.6 cm × 5.6 cm) was in the trunk of a dead tree at a height of 85Expand
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ATLANTIC BIRD TRAITS: a data set of bird morphological traits from the Atlantic forests of South America.
Scientists have long been trying to understand why the Neotropical region holds the highest diversity of birds on Earth. Recently, there has been increased interest in morphological variation betweenExpand
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Additional information on ticks (Ixodidae) infesting birds in Atlantic Forest fragments in State of Paraná, South Brazil
Abstract Wild birds have an important role in the epidemiology of tick-borne diseases, serving as reservoirs for some tick-borne diseases and in the maintenance and dispersion of ticks. During theExpand
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Feather mites (Acari, Astigmata) associated with birds in an Atlantic Forest fragment in Northeastern Brazil.
The present study reports associations between feather mites (Astigmata) and birds in an Atlantic Forest fragment in Rio Grande do Norte state, in Brazil. In the laboratory, mites were collectedExpand
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First record of Microlynchia pusilla (Diptera: Hippoboscidae) in Northeastern Brazil.
The present paper reports the occurrence of Microlynchia pusilla in the state of Rio Grande do Norte (RN) on Leptotila verreauxi approximans from a deciduous forest fragment located in theExpand
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