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Wild canids, domestic dogs and their pathogens in Southeast Brazil: disease threats for canid conservation
Wild canids are under many pressures, including habitat loss, fragmentation and disease. The current lack of information on the status of wildlife health may hamper conservation efforts in Brazil. InExpand
Diet adjustments of maned wolves, Chrysocyon brachyurus (Illiger) (Mammalia, Canidae), subjected to supplemental feeding in a private natural reserve, Southeastern Brazil
From the analysis of 230 scats, the diet of the maned wolves, Chrysocyon brachyurus (Illiger, 1815), was determined in a private natural reserve in southeastern Brazil in which ecotourism activitiesExpand
Reproduction of the large fruit-eating bat Artibeus lituratus (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) in a Brazilian Atlantic forest area.
Abstract In this study we investigated the male testicular activity and the reproductive condition of females in relation to their external reproductive characteristics (pregnant, lactating,Expand
Diet of the maned wolf, Chrysocyon brachyurus, in central Brazil
Analysis of 105 scats of the maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) collected in central Brazil yielded 304 occurrences of food items of which fruits of Solanum lycocarpum, rodents, and birds accountedExpand
Use of space by neotropical marsupial Didelphis albiventris (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae) in an urban forest fragment
Neste estudo foi analisada uma populacao do marsupial neotropical Didelphis albiventris (Lund, 1840), em um fragmento florestal urbano, e foram analisados aspectos da estrutura da populacao, e aExpand
Spermatogenic efficiency in the spiny rat, Trinomys moojeni (Rodentia: Echimyidae).
The spiny rat (Trinomys moojeni) is a rodent found in the Atlantic Forest, which is considered one of the most diverse and threatened biomes in the world. Knowledge on reproductive biology andExpand
Reproductive condition of Akodon montensis Thomas and Bolomys lasiurus (Lund) (Rodentia, Muridae) based on histological and histometric analyses of testes and external characteristics of gonads
The reproductive activity of two species of wild rodents was studied in the Serra do Rola-Moca State Park (PERM), in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. From October 1998 to October 1999 specimens ofExpand
Serologic evidence of Leishmania infection in free-ranging wild and domestic canids around a Brazilian National Park.
Transmission of disease between wildlife, domestic animals, and humans is of great concern to conservation issues and public health. Here we report on the prevalence of anti-Leishmania sp. antibodiesExpand
Heavy Metals in Hair of Wild Canids from the Brazilian Cerrado
In this study, we aimed to assess whether free-ranging wild canids are exposed to heavy metals in one of the most developed and populated regions of Brazil. Hair of 26 wild canids (maned wolvesExpand