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2015-04-14 04:20:51

VANCOUVER, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc.

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2015-04-08 13:16:02

Cue the Game of Thrones theme song! A trio of new wood lizards, creatures also known as “dwarf dragons” due to their resemblance to the mythical beasts, have been found and identified by scientists in Peru and Ecuador.

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2015-04-08 14:48:46

Dozens of mummies were recently discovered in Peru in what appears to be a 1,200-year-old ceremonial site where warring villages may have broken bread and held religious ceremonies.

2015-04-07 23:11:59

Santa Monica based social staffing solution is now rewarding women who volunteer and make a difference in the community access to

2015-04-07 23:02:45

OpenIAM has agreed to be partners with Certant to provide cost-effective and feature-rich Identity and Access Management solutions for South American Markets. Cortlandt

2015-03-27 12:25:20

NEW YORK, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from Kalorama Information says that other countries in Latin America - Chile, Colombia and Peru are top targets for IVD firms.

2015-03-18 08:22:06

TORONTO, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp.

2015-03-16 12:22:04

World renowned expert on fisheries and anchoveta to direct Oceana's campaigns in world's leading fishing country WASHINGTON, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceana is pleased to announce

2015-03-06 08:22:16

-- Amalgamation of Montan Capital Corp. (TSXv: MO.P) and Strait Minerals Inc. (TSXv: SRD) is complete, resulting in the launch of Montan Mining Corp.

2015-03-02 23:00:56

LKCS announces the promotion of two longtime employees.


Latest Peru Reference Libraries

Red-backed Poison Frog, Ranitomeya reticulata
2013-07-30 10:57:12

The Red backed Poison Frog (Ranitomeya reticulata) is a species of frog belonging to the family Dendrobatidae. It's an arboreal insectivorous species, and is the second most poisonous species in the genus, after R. variabilis. Like many species of small poisonous frogs native to South America, it's grouped with the poison dart frogs, and is a moderately toxic species, containing poison that is capable of causing serious injury to humans, and death in animals such as chickens. This frog is...

Long-Snouted Bat, Platalina genovensium
2013-06-25 13:02:53

The long-snouted bat (Platalina genovensium) is a species of leaf-nosed bat that is native to Peru. It is known to roost in caves, bridges, and man made structures. This species is known to feed on nectar and pollen, but will consume cactus flowers when in bloom. There is not much known about the habits of this species, but it is thought to be pregnant during the month of September. The long-snouted bat is threatened by habitat loss, which affects its habitat and its food sources, although...

Spectacled Bear, Tremarctos ornatus
2013-05-17 11:07:19

The spectacled bear or the Andean bear (Tremarctos ornatus) is native to South America. This bear is locally known as jukumari, ukuko, or ucumari and is the only remaining species of short-faced bear existing today, making it the sole member of the sub-family Tremarctinae. The range of the spectacled bear includes western Venezuela, eastern Panama, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, northwestern Argentina, and western Bolivia. It is only found in the Andes Mountains, but it is thought to be an...

Marine Otter, Lontra feline
2012-12-28 15:09:41

The marine otter (Lontra feline) is a member of the weasel family, and can be found in South America. It prefers a habitat in rocky coastal areas, with a range that includes the entire coastline of Chile and extends to southern Peru and Argentina. It has been found on the Falkland Islands, but individuals here do not represent a constant population. Unlike other species of otter, the marine otter chooses to live near waters with high winds and swells. It may use caves and crevices as dens,...

Short-eared Dog, Atelocynus microtis
2012-10-30 11:30:12

The short-eared dog (Atelocynus microtis) is a species of canid that is native to the Amazonian basin. This species is the only one in its genus and is also known as the short-eared zorro and the short-eared fox. Its range includes Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, and Colombia. It prefers a habitat in many areas of the rainforests in its range, mainly where there is little human disturbance. These areas include lowland forests, swamp forests, and terra firme forests. This species has many...

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  • Growing in low tufty patches.
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