Japurá


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Ja·pu·rá

 (zhä′po͝o-rä′)
A river rising in the Andes of southwest Colombia and flowing about 2,815 km (1,750 mi) southeast across northwest Brazil to the Amazon River.

Japurá

(Portuguese ʒapuˈra)
n
(Placename) a river in NW South America, rising in SW Colombia and flowing southeast across Colombia and Brazil to join the Amazon near Tefé: known as the Caquetá in Colombia. Length: about 2800 km (1750 miles). Spanish name: Yapurá

Ja•pu•rá

(ˌʒɑ pʊˈrɑ)

n.
a river flowing E from the Andes in SW Colombia to the Amazon. 1750 mi. (2820 km) long.
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O presente trabalho foi desenvolvido na região do baixo Japurá e médio Solimões, próximo à cidade de Tefé (3[degré]20'57"S; 64[degré]54'37"W), onde se situam os mais importantes pesqueiros para a frota de Tefé: o lago de Tefé e o Paraná do Capivara (Figura 1).