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BIODIVERSITY, FAMILY INCOME AND ECOLOGICAL NICHE - A STUDY ON THE CONSUMPTION OF ANIMAL FOODS ON BUZIOS ISLAND (BRAZIL)
(Gordon Breach Sci Publ LtdReadingInglaterra, 1993)
Bait and habitat preferences, and temporal variability of social wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) attracted to vertebrate carrion
In addition to feeding on carrion tissues and fluids, social wasps can also prey on immature and adult carrion flies, thereby reducing their populations and retarding the decomposition process of carcasses. In this study, ...
Food chain and the reasons for fish food taboos among Amazonian and Atlantic forest fishers (Brazil)
(Ecological Soc AmerWashingtonEUA, 2004)
Biodiversity loss threatens human well-being.
The diversity of life on Earth is dramatically affected by Human alterations of ecosystems. Compelling evidence now shows that the reverse is also true: biodiversity in the broad snsse affects the properties of ecosystem ...
Effects of food quality on growth and biochemical composition of a calanoid copepod, Argyrodiaptomus furcatus, and its importance as a natural food source for larvae of two tropical fishes
Growth, reproduction and biochemical composition were analyzed for the copepod Argyrodiaptomus furcatus fed on the alga Ankistrodesmus gracilis grown in different media. The ingestion of this copepod by larvae of two species ...
FOOD WEB MODULARITY AND BIODIVERSITY PROMOTE SPECIES PERSISTENCE IN POLLUTED ENVIRONMENTS
(BLACKWELL MUNKSGAARD, 2014)
The more polluted the environment, the more important biodiversity is for food web stability