Exploring the Diversity and Distribution of Neotropical Avian Malaria Parasites – A Molecular Survey from Southeast Brazil

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Southeast Brazil is a neotropical region composed of a mosaic of different tropical habitats and mountain chains, which allowed for the formation of bird-rich communities with distinct ecological niches. Although this region has the potential to harbor a remarkable variety of avian parasites, there is a lack of information about the diversity of malarial… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057770

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@inproceedings{Lacorte2013ExploringTD, title={Exploring the Diversity and Distribution of Neotropical Avian Malaria Parasites – A Molecular Survey from Southeast Brazil}, author={Gustavo Augusto Lacorte and Gabriel M. F. F{\'e}lix and Rafael Ribeiro Pinheiro and Anderson Vieira Chaves and Gilberto Almeida-Neto and Frederico Sampaio Neves and Lemuel O. Leite and Fabr{\'i}cio Rios Santos and {\'E}rika Martins Braga}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }