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Latin Americans show wide-spread Converso ancestry and imprint of local Native ancestry on physical appearance
(Nature Research, 2018)
Historical records and genetic analyses indicate that Latin Americans trace their ancestry mainly to the intermixing (admixture) of Native Americans, Europeans and Sub-Saharan Africans. Using novel haplotype-based methods, ...
MOISTURE VARIABILITY OVER THE SOUTH AMERICAN ALTIPLANO DURING THE SOUTH AMERICAN LOW LEVEL JET EXPERIMENT (SALLJEX) OBSERVING SEASON
(WILLIAM BYRD PRESS FOR JOHN HOPKINS PRESS, 2005)
South American Zooarchaeology
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2016-01)
Research in Zooarchaeology of South America has considerately increased in recent decades. Many South American archaeologists and biologists began to give greater attention to fauna remains recovered from archaeological ...
Pseudoterranova cattani sp. nov. (Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae), a parasite of the South American sea lion Otaria byronia De Blainville from Chile
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2000)
Can Indian Ocean SST anomalies influence South American rainfall?
(SPRINGERNEW YORK, 2012)
In this study we examine the impact of Indian Ocean sea surface temperature (SST) variability on South American circulation using observations and a suite of numerical experiments forced by a combination of Indian and ...
Hand injuries in a human caused by a South American porcupine (ourico-cacheiro)
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Centro de Estudos de Venenos e Animais Peçonhentos (CEVAP), 2010-01-01)
Human injuries caused by South American porcupines (in Portuguese, ourico-cacheiro) are rare. This study reports severe hand injuries provoked by the body spines of the animal in a human and discusses the circumstances ...
A comparison of the size of the urinary bladder of two south american anurans of different habitat
1. 1. A comparison is made between the urinary bladder capacities of two South American anurans, the fully aquatic Calyptocephalella caudiverbera and the fully terrestrial toad Bufo arunco. 2. 2. They have a urinary bladder ...
Final Gondwana breakup: The Paleogene South American native ungulates and the demise of the South America–Antarctica land connection
(Elsevier Science, 2014-11)
The biogeographic hypothesis more accepted today is that Antarctica (West Antarctica) and southern South America (Magellan region, Patagonia) were connected by a long and narrow causeway (Weddellian Isthmus) between the ...