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First report of Rhodnius stali (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) in the State of Acre and in the Brazilian Amazon
(Soc Brasileira Medicina Tropical, 2016-05-01)
Introduction: This paper reports, for the first time, the presence of Rhodnius stali in the state of Acre and in the Brazilian Amazon. Methods: Specimens of R. stali were collected by the Federal University of Acre in Rio ...
Survey of social wasps (Hymenoptera, Vespidae, Polistinae) in Amazon rainforest fragments in Acre, Brazil
(Inst Nacional Pesquisas Amazonia, 2018-04-01)
The State of Acre, in the southwestern Brazilian Amazon, harbors high biodiversity and a high degree of endemisms. Nevertheless, there are few studies on the diversity of social wasps occurring in this region. This study ...
First report of Rhodnius neglectus (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) from the State of Acre, Brazil, and the Brazilian Western Amazon Region
(Soc Brasileira Medicina Tropical, 2018-03-01)
Introduction: This communication reports the occurrence of Rhodnius neglectus in the State of Acre, Brazil. Methods: An adult male R. neglectus specimen was collected from the Catuaba Experimental Reserve, which is located ...
Recent changes in the precipitation-driving processes over the southern tropical Andes/western Amazon
Analyzing December-February (DJF) precipitation in the southern tropical Andes-STA (12 circle S}; > 3000 m.a.s.l) allows revisiting regional atmospheric circulation features accounting for its interannual variability over ...
First report of & IT;Panstrongylus megistus & IT; (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) in the State of Acre and Rondonia, Amazon, Brazil
(Elsevier B.V., 2018-06-01)
Introduction: This article reports, for the first time, the occurrence of Panstrongylus megistus in the Brazilian Western Amazon.& para;& para;Methods: Specimens of P. megistus were collected in the cities of Rio Branco, ...
Mappig and monitoring land degradation risks in the western Brazilian Amazon using multitemporal landsat TM/ETM + IMAGES.
(Land Degradation & Development, v. 18, p. 41-54, 2007., 2014)
First report of Rhodnius montenegrensis (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Triatominae) in the State of Acre, Brazil
(Soc Brasileira Medicina Tropical, 2015-07-01)
Introduction: This paper reports, for the first time, the presence of Rhodnius montenegrensis in the State of Acre, Brazil. Methods: Two female R. montenegrensis were collected in a dwelling in the rural area of Rio Branco, ...
A new species of the Dendropsophus parviceps group from the western Amazon Basin (Amphibia: Anura: Hylidae)
(Magnolia Press, 2012-03-28)
We describe Dendropsophus frosti sp. nov. from lowland terra firme rainforests of the headwaters of the Amazon River Basin in Colombia and Peru. The new species is known from only two localities, the type locality near ...
A new species of Proceratophrys (Anura: Cycloramphidae) from western Brazil
(Magnolia Press, 2011-05-25)
A new species of Proceratophrys cristiceps group is described from western Brazil. The new species is characterized by absence of prominent palpebral appendages and postocular swellings, males measuring 44.2 +/- 2.1 mm SVL ...