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Related to microcephalus: hydrocephalus, spina bifida
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Noun1.microcephalus - an abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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Aspectos da historia de vida de Bryconamericus microcephalus (Miranda Ribeiro) (Characiformes, Characidae) de um riacho costeiro de Mata Atlantica, Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.
The Dendropsophus microcephalus group, the most speciose in Dendropsophus, presently includes 36 species, most of them from the lowlands of South and Central America (Duellman 2001, Faivovich et al.
During 1936-48, Hansen (1963) applied brass tags, known as Petersen dises, to the jaw and pectoral fins of Greenland sharks, Somniosus microcephalus, to study their growth and migrations in the Aretic.
Asimismo en las aguas profundas del Golfo de Mexico donde la temperatura es cercana a los 4[grados]C, se capturo y registro recientemente la especie Somniosus microcephalus, un tiburon que habita en aguas frias del Atlantico norte (Benz et al.
A)Rhinella humboldti, B)Rhinella margaritifera, C) Leptodactylus fragilis, D)Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni, E)Craugastor raniformis, F)Leptodactylus fuscus, G)Craugastor fitzingeri, H)Pristimantis gaegei, I)Dendropsophus microcephalus, J)Hypsiboas boans, K) Phyllomedusa venusta, L)Caecilia thompsoni.
Zika virus infection can cause the still unborn child to develop microcephalus or unusually small head.
Dating based on forms of carbon found in sharks' eye lenses suggests that a large female Somniosus microcephalus was about 392 years old (give or take 120 years) when she died, says marine biologist Julius Nielsen of the University of Copenhagen.
pustulosus, mientras que en el lago fue Dendropsophus microcephalus y en la cantera estuvieron igualmente representadas Rhinella humboldti y E.
Amphibia, Anura, Hylidae, Dendropsophus microcephalus (Boulenger, 1898): Distribution extensions.
The parasitic fauna of these frogs has been poorly studied by researchers, since complete surveys of helminths have been performed only for Agalychnis dacnicolor, Dendropsophus microcephalus, Pseudacris hypochondriaca, Smilisca cyanosticta, and Smilisca baudinii from northern and southeastern Mexico.
microcephalus en su habito y se distingue por tener la capsula obovoide, trigona y aguda (no ovoide, redonda y acuminada).