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Puma (puma Concolor) Predation On Tapir (tapirus Terrestris)Predação De Anta (tapirus Terrestris) Por Onça-parda (puma Concolor)
(Universidade Estadual de Campinas UNICAMP, 2016)
Comparative cranial ontogeny of Tapirus (Mammalia: Perissodactyla: Tapiridae)
(Wiley Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2017-07)
Skull morphology in tapirs is particularly interesting due to the presence of a proboscis with important trophic, sensory and behavioral functions. Several studies have dealt with tapir skull osteology but chiefly in a ...
Daily activity patterns and habitat use of the lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris) in the Atlantic Forest
We studied the daily activity pattern and habitat use of the lowland tapir Tapirus terrestris and their relationship with environmental and anthropic variables. We used photographic records of tapirs obtained during five ...
Morphological and molecular characterization and phylogenetic relationships of a new species of trypanosome in Tapirus terrestris (lowland tapir), Trypanosoma terrestris sp nov., from Atlantic Rainforest of southeastern Brazil
(Biomed Central Ltd., 2013-12-11)
Background: The Lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris) is the largest Brazilian mammal and despite being distributed in various Brazilian biomes, it is seriously endangered in the Atlantic Rainforest. These hosts were never ...
SEROLOGIC SURVEY FOR SELECTED INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN FREE-RANGING BRAZILIAN TAPIRS (TAPIRUS TERRESTRIS) IN THE CERRADO OF CENTRAL BRAZIL
(AMER ASSOC ZOO VETERINARIANS, 2010)
From September 2000 to January 2002, a serologic survey was conducted in a population of free-ranging Brazilian tapirs (Tapirus terrestris) inhabiting Emas National Park and surrounding areas in Goias state. central Brazil, ...
A fatal attack caused by a lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris) in Southeastern Brazil
A 55-year-old man was attacked by a Brazilian tapir (Tapirus terrestris) after surprising and stabbing the animal in his corn plantation. The victim received deep bites in the thighs, neck, and cervical areas, resulting ...
Post partum reproductive assessment in lowland Tapir (Tapirus terrestris): a case report
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia (FMVZ), 2001-01-01)
O tapir ou anta, descrito como o maior mamífero terrestre brasileiro, pertence à ordem Perissodactila, subordem Hippomorfa, superfamília Tapiroidea e família Tapiridae. Na floresta úmida está envolvido com a dispersão de ...