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Tiny New Species Of Frog Discovered In Brazil

Tiny New Species Of Frog Discovered In Brazil

Pensoft Publishers The Atlantic Forest is a hotspot of biodiversity and one of the most species richness biome of anurans (frogs, tree-frogs, and toads) in the world. However, current levels of diversity might be still underestimated. In the...

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2014-07-31 08:38:37

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Total segment EBIT of $418 million, up $179 million vs. last year -- Full-year outlook remains positive, expecting to meet or exceed targeted combined agribusiness-food ROIC of 1.5 points over WACC -- Agribusiness results driven by good crush margins and execution of trade flows -- Food & ingredients generated record quarterly earnings -- Strategic review of sugarcane...

2014-07-31 08:21:08

- Earns $0.61 per diluted share from continuing operations, or $0.65 on an adjusted basis, following TimkenSteel spinoff on June 30 NORTH CANTON, Ohio, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) today reported sales of $789 million for the second quarter of 2014. Sales exclude revenue attributable to the steel business, which was spun off as TimkenSteel Corporation (NYSE: TMST) at the end of June. Second-quarter sales were comparable to the previous year's...

2014-07-30 23:08:59

Lumi, the leading specialist in real-time insight technology, partners with Brazil-based Vivancy, an advertising and marketing company with a strong presence in healthcare and wellness tracking, to better serve the Latin American market. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Lumi, the leading specialist in real-time insight technology, partners with Brazil-based Vivancy, an advertising and marketing company with a strong presence in healthcare and wellness tracking, to better serve the...

2014-07-30 23:05:22

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back ticket prices across the board for the friendly exhibition game between soccer powerhouses, Brazil and Ecuador, at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. This well-known ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. East Rutherford, NJ (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for Brazil vs. Ecuador Tickets at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. Fresh off their...

2014-07-29 12:41:37

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Digital Camera Market in Latin America 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2234314/Digital-Camera-Market-in-Latin-America-2014-2018.htmlAbout Digital Cameras A digital camera or digicam is an optical device used to encode images and videos into a digital format. Unlike traditional film cameras that record an image on film (analog), digital cameras record images as digital data....

2014-07-29 08:39:49

Leading e-commerce company acquires Brazil's Vitrinepix BOSTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spreadshirt, the global print-on-demand e-commerce platform for apparel and accessories, accelerates its international reach with the acquisition of Vitrinepix, the online pioneer for print on demand in Brazil. The acquisition builds upon Spreadshirt's recent scale up success in the USA. Vitrinepix, founded in 2010 in Rio de Janeiro, will operate as a Spreadshirt subsidiary. Spreadshirt's entry into...

2014-07-28 23:01:17

Ticket Down announces that South American soccer powerhouses, Brazil and Colombia, will tangle on US soil in a highly anticipated exhibition match at Sun Life Stadium on Friday, September 5th. This well-known ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings on any Brazil vs. Colombia tickets. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Ticket Down is a dependable source for cheap Brazil vs. Colombia tickets in Miami, FL at the Sun Life Stadium in...

2014-07-28 20:23:41

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Christian television is alive and expanding dramatically throughout the South American nation of Brazil, thanks to Boas Novas and Rede Gospel, a pair of powerful national affiliates of the global Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DC98465LOGO It all began in 1995 when TBN founders Dr. Paul and Jan Crouch made a trip to Brazil, where they met up with Brazilian pastor Samuel...

2014-07-28 08:31:30

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceres, Inc. (Nasdaq: CERE), an agricultural biotechnology and seed company, today announced that the company will enhance its product development programs in Brazil and expand its development activities in biotech traits for sorghum and sugarcane over the next four years. The programs will now be funded in part under the Brazilian government's PAISS Agricola initiative, which promotes agricultural innovations in sugarcane as well as...

2014-07-26 23:01:36

MarketOptimizer.org adds “BRIC Sinuscopes Market Outlook to 2020” to its store. Inquire before buying at http://www.marketoptimizer.org/contacts/inquire-before-buying?rname=9084. Dallas,Texas (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 “BRIC Sinuscopes Market Outlook to 2020,″ provides key market data on the BRIC Sinuscopes market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market segments – Rigid Non-Video Sinuscopes. The report...


Latest Brazil Reference Libraries

Caracu Cattle
2014-07-14 11:57:22

The Caracu is a breed of cattle that originated in Brazil. It was developed as a dual purpose cattle utilizing both its meat for beef products and milk for dairy products. Its origin can be traced back to the Minhota, sometime in the mid-1500s. Many hardships from disease to harsh condition made it difficult to raise cattle. The first herd book was established in 1916. In 1980, new breeding techniques and genetic improvements has accelerated the evolution and performance of the Caracu. It...

Maned Sloth, Bradypus torquatus
2014-05-05 11:17:21

The maned sloth or ai (Bradypus torquatus) is a species of three-toed sloth that can only be found in southeastern Brazil, in the Atlantic coastal rainforest. It prefers to live in humid habitats like evergreen forests, but has been found in secondary and semi-deciduous forests. The average rainfall in areas where this species can be found reaches forty-seven inches per year. The maned sloth varies in size depending upon the sex, with males reaching an average body length between...

Red-handed Howler, Alouatta belzebul
2014-05-05 10:47:10

The red-handed howler (Alouatta belzebul) is a New World monkey that is native to Brazil and can be found in southeastern areas of the Amazon and in the area of the Atlantic forest between Sergipe and Rio Grande do Norte. It prefers to reside in thick forests within these areas. This species was once thought to hold three subspecies, but studies conducted regarding the appearance of the subspecies and their locations revealed that they were distinct enough to be classified separately. The...

Bearded Sakis
2014-04-17 14:43:34

The Bearded Sakis are 5 species of New World monkeys, listed in the genus Chiropotes. They reside in the eastern and central Amazon in South America, ranging through southern Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela, French Guiana, and northern and central Brazil. The 5 species are completely allopathic, their distributions being separated by major rivers. Bearded Sakis are different from the closely related saki monkeys of the genus Pithecia by a pronounced bear, a tuft of hair that stretches out from...

Amazonian Manatee, Trichechus inunguis
2014-04-11 11:46:02

The Amazonian manatee (Trichechus inunguis) is a species that can be found in the Amazon Basin, in a range that extends through Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Guyana, and Venezuela. It resides in freshwater habitats within these areas. This species is thought to reach a body length of 9.2 feet and females can weigh between 790 and 1,200 pounds, typically growing larger than males. It is grey in color, but can appear to be brown, and it has thick, wrinkled skin that holds little hair. Hair...

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