Neotropical


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Ne·o·trop·i·cal

 (nē′ō-trŏp′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of or designating the biogeographic region that includes southern Mexico, Central and South America, and the West Indies.

Neotropical

(ˌniːəʊˈtrɒpɪkəl) or

neotropic

adj
(Zoology) of or denoting a zoogeographical region consisting of South America and North America south of the tropic of Cancer

Ne•o•trop•i•cal

(ˌni oʊˈtrɒp ɪ kəl)

adj.
belonging to a zoogeographical division comprising that part of the New World extending from the tropic of Cancer southward.
[1855–60]
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Among these, Pardinas & Pereira (2013) provided an overview of the evolution of the journal during its first 20 years, and Bonvicino & Flores (2016) signaled the beginning of the current phase, in which Mastozoologia Neotropical is formally co-edited by SAREM (Sociedad Argentina para el Estudio de los Mamiferos) and SBMz (Sociedade Brasileira de Mastozoologia), and they reviewed some of the earlier collaborative efforts that paved the way to this agreement.
high-throughput sequencing) to study tropical biodiversity dynamics, and (3) innovative, by studying insect evolution in a multi-layer approach that will allow to comprehensively understand the ecological and evolutionary processes driving Neotropical insect diversity.
One hundred and twenty-three species of Gonatopus are known from the Neotropical region (Olmi & Virla 2014).
Neotropical migratory birds have declined in recent decades in the agricultural Midwest and a conservation need is to determine the minimum size of riparian buffer areas needed to support diverse populations of Neotropical migrants during the breeding season.
Possible implications for Neotropical cichlids and ecology of floodplains are also investigated, taking into account the dynamics and importance of this ecosystem to maintain biodiversity.
Most accounts of abnormal pigmentation in the family Lutrinae have been published in gray literature such as the single record (International Otter Survival Foundation, 2009) of albinism in the European otter (Lutra lutra) and one online report of an albino Neotropical otter (Lontra longicaudis annectens) from Costa Rica (H.
EXTENSION OF PRESENCE AND AREA OF OCCUPATION OF NEOTROPICAL OTTER (Lontra longicaudis) IN LA VIEJA RIVER BASIN, HIGH CAUCA, COLOMBIA
The study, organized by the university and the Migratory Bird Center at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, estimates that between 4 million and 39 million neotropical ticks are hitching rides behind the ears and around the eyes and necks of small, migratory songbirds each year.
To the Editor: Neotropical echinococcosis, caused by polycystic larvae of the tapeworm Echinococcus vogeli and unicystic larvae of E.
Baetidae is among the most diverse families of the Ephemeroptera order in the Neotropical region (Barber-James et al.