Pulmonary infection in two sympatric lizards, Mabuya arajara (Scincidae) and Anolis brasiliensis (Polychrotidae) from a cloud forest in Chapada do Araripe, Ceará, Northeastern Brazil.

@article{Ribeiro2012PulmonaryII,
  title={Pulmonary infection in two sympatric lizards, Mabuya arajara (Scincidae) and Anolis brasiliensis (Polychrotidae) from a cloud forest in Chapada do Araripe, Cear{\'a}, Northeastern Brazil.},
  author={Samuel Cardozo Ribeiro and Franklin de Souza Ferreira and Samuel Vieira Brito and Di{\^e}go Alves Teles and Robson Waldemar {\'A}vila and Walt{\'e}cio de Oliveira Almeida and Luciano Alves dos Anjos and M{\'i}riam Camargo Guarnieri},
  journal={Brazilian journal of biology = Revista brasleira de biologia},
  year={2012},
  volume={72 4},
  pages={
          929-33
        }
}
The parameters of infection by lung parasites from two sympatric lizards, Mabuya arajara and Anolis brasiliensis, from the Atlantic Rainforest of the lower slope of Chapada do Araripe in Northeastern Brazil were analyzed between September, 2009 and July, 2010. A total of 202 lizards were collected. 125 specimens were from Mabuya arajara and 77 from Anolis brasiliensis. M. arajara was infected by the pentastomid Raillietiella mottae while A. brasiliensis was infected by the nematode Rhabdias sp… CONTINUE READING

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