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New Species Of Planthopper Discovered In Southern Spain

New Species Of Planthopper Discovered In Southern Spain

Entomological Society of America Not much is known about the the genus of planthopper known as Conosimus, which now includes six species after a new one was recently discovered in the southern part of the Iberian Peninsula in the Spanish city...

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2014-07-30 08:30:35

Agreement to co-locate at the Las Vegas Convention Center in March 2015 ATLANTA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's 38th annual IWCE expo, one of the industry's largest conventions for two-way radio manufacturers, is slated to host ETA's Education Forum. The 2015 conference will take place March 16-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Over 350 leading manufacturers will exhibit at the event, and attendees will have the opportunity to take part in ETA's...

2014-07-29 23:14:29

Importing the Energy of the CA Plex Games in Austin, TX to Customers on the Continent with a Special Customer Success Story Session Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Following on the success of the CA Plex Games in Austin, TX in June, CM First is bringing the modernization story to Europe. A major stop was Zurich, Switzerland; on July 8th, CM First experts presented the CA Plex Developer Conference, a day of training on such subjects as: justifying uplift to CA Plex 7.1, RPG and C++...

2014-07-29 20:22:57

- The closing session of the III Universia International Presidents' Meeting Rio 2014, with the participation of 1,103 honorable presidents from 33 countries. RIO DE JANEIRO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today we have the final activities as part of the III Universia International Presidents' Meeting Rio 2014, after two days of intense discussions about 10 topics that are key for higher education in Ibero-America. 1,103 honorable presidents from 33 countries participated in this event, which...

2014-07-29 08:25:18

Central Maine Power and Rochester Gas and Electric earn high marks for trust, engagement and operational excellence in recent national brand study. NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Maine Power (CMP) and Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E), two Iberdrola USA-owned utilities, were ranked among the most trusted utility brands in the nation according to a recent study conducted by Cogent Reports. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140128/MM54425LOGO...

2014-07-27 12:21:46

- MiriadaX offers free higher education that is open to a potential public of more than 600 million Spanish and Portuguese speakers. RIO DE JANEIRO, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chairmen of Telefonica and Banco Santander, Cesar Alierta and Emilio Botin, respectively, met this morning in Rio de Janeiro to host the global launch of MiriadaX, the e-learning platform that both companies are jointly promoting and has already become the largest in the Spanish-speaking world. The event was held...

2014-07-23 23:04:27

The European Bio fertilizers Market report defines and segments the bio fertilizers market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-bio-fertilizer-4637178345.html. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The European Bio fertilizers Market Report defines and segments the bio fertilizers market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The bio fertilizers market in Europe is estimated to grow from around $ 2,566.4 million in 2012 to $4,582.2...

2014-07-23 16:21:00

RED BAY, NL, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Residents of Red Bay, Labrador and the surrounding Labrador Straits region watched on today during a formal ceremony as three UNESCO plaques - one in English, French and Basque - describing the international significance of the Red Bay Basque Whaling Station World Heritage Site were unveiled. The approximately 600 hectare World Heritage property that takes in a wealth of terrestrial and submerged cultural resources related to 16(th) century Basque...

2014-07-21 08:24:06

Upon Closing the Company will Triple the Company's Operating Assets in Spain TEL-AVIV, Israel, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO; TASE: ELOM) ("Ellomay" or the "Company") an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy infrastructure sector, today announced the execution of definitive agreements for the purchase of 3 photovoltaic (solar) plants with approximately 5.6MWp (with nominal output of approximately 5.2MWn) in the aggregate (the...

2014-07-18 23:06:14

New Country Manager hired for the Benelux region. Recruitment underway for new Country Managers in the UK, Germany, Spain, Italy, Poland and Russia. Paris, France (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 PrestaShop, an industry leader in open source solutions for ecommerce, today announces significant expansion plans throughout Europe. The company is also announcing the arrival of a new Country Manager for the ‘Benelux’ region. Stefan Devroey will lead PrestaShop’s operations in Belgium, Luxembourg...

2014-07-18 08:22:34

DALLAS, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- European TV Production: Market Profile and Forecast 2014 research report is a June 2014 publication of of 129 pages profiling companies like All3Media, Banijay Entertainment, Endemol, Eyeworks, FremantleMedia, Shine and Zodiak Media. There is particular focus on eight of the largest markets: France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom with other European markets covered in overview. Complete report is...


Latest Spain Reference Libraries

Asturian Valley cattle
2014-07-06 14:22:13

The Asturian Valley is a breed of cattle native to the valleys of Asturias, Spain and raised in the northern coastal region of the Bay of Biscay and the river valleys of the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range. During the 1800s, the Asturian Valley were the most abundant cattle breed of northern Spain. However, in the early 1900s, foreign breeds began to overrun the area and by the mid 1900s, only 22,000 Asturian Valley cattle were left. Beginning in the 1980s, the Spanish government...

Spanish-Norman Horse
2014-06-27 15:50:25

The Spanish-Norman is a breed of horse that originated in Spain. It was developed by crossing the Andalusian of Spain and the Percheron of France. In 1991 a registry was formed in Connecticut, United States to maintain the breed. As of 2011, there were over 100 Andalusian stallions in the registry as foundation sires. The Andalusian was a descendent of the Iberian horse of Spain and originated in the Andalusia region. The Percheron horse originated in France in the former Perche province,...

Perez’s Frog, Pelophylax perezi
2013-07-19 16:15:38

Perez's Frog (Pelophylax Perezi) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It's found in southern France, Spain, Portugal, and two sites in the United Kingdom. In Spain, it is very abundant, as evidenced by its Spanish name rana comun, meaning "common frog". Its natural habitats include temperate forests, temperate shrubland, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, intermittent rivers, rivers, swamps, freshwater lakes, intermittent freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, sandy...

Iberian midwife toad, Alytes cisternasii
2013-03-30 08:17:41

The Iberian midwife toad is found around the Iberian Peninsula in southern and eastern Portugal, and also in western and central Spain. The elevation range of this species is between 300 - 4,265 feet, but it is typically found around 2,000 feet. The Iberian midwife toad prefers dry habitats in meadows and open forests with sandy soil that grow vegetation adapted for dry regions. However, this toad relies on streams and pools for the development of the tadpoles. The Iberian midwife toad is...

Baryonyx_BW
2012-03-22 19:25:37

Baryonyx, meaning “heavy claw,” was a genus of carnivorous dinosaur from the Hauterivian to early Barremian stages of the Early Cretaceous Period (130-125 million years ago). It was first discovered in clay pits just south of Dorking, England, and later also found in northern Spain and Portugal. Only one species is known, B. walkeri, named in honor of its discoverer, amateur fossil hunter William Walker. Walker discovered the creature when he came across an enormous claw sticking out...

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