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A river of west-central Venezuela originating in the Andes of Colombia and flowing about 805 km (500 mi) eastward to the Orinoco River.
Apure (Spanish aˈpure)
(Placename) a river in W Venezuela, rising in the Andes and flowing east to the Orinoco. Length: about 676 km (420 miles)
A•pu•re (ɑˈpu rɛ)
a river flowing E from W Venezuela to the Orinoco. ab. 500 mi. (805 km) long.
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Results show that the architectonic pattern of the anastomosing system of the Apure River
during the last 60 years is in general stable in all its network of branches, with small morpho-dynamic changes in the position of the banks and islands.
Population parameters of main fishery resources in the basin of the Apure River
, Venezuela (2000-2003)
The Characiform fishes of the Apure river
Taphom (1992) indicated the presence of a species tentatively identified as Acestrocephalus cf boehlkei Menezes 1977 from the Apure River