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Como lidar com as serpentes? O conhecimento básico e as atitudes dos funcionários de uma universidade no Nordeste do Brasil

  title={Como lidar com as serpentes? O conhecimento b{\'a}sico e as atitudes dos funcion{\'a}rios de uma universidade no Nordeste do Brasil},
  author={Diego de Oliveira Soares and Henrique Augusto Chaves Maia and Luan Tavares Pinheiro and Gabriela Cavalcante de Melo and {\'I}talo Hip{\'o}lito de Lima Barbosa and Ra{\'u}l Rodrigues and Paulo Cunha Ferreira Bringel and Jo{\~a}o Fabr{\'i}cio Mota Rodrigues and Diva Maria Borges-Nojosa},
  journal={Scientia Plena},
Snakes are culturally rejected by the majority of the population. This rejection increases the number of deaths of these animals. Encounters between the workers and these animals are very common in the Campus do Pici, Universidade Federal do Ceara (UFC). Thus, this study aims to evaluate the basic knowledge of such people about snakes found in the university area and the procedure performed in the encounters with these animals. The employees' knowledge was assessed using a semi-structured… 
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