Vol 10 Num 4



table of contents

editorial

points of view

The false dichotomy between preservation of the natural vegetation and food production in Brazil
Luiz A Martinelli , Carlos A Joly , Carlos A Nobre , Gerd Sparovek
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Evolving from a Forest Code to a Biodiversity Code
Aziz Nacib Ab'Sáber
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articles

Feeding ecology of carnivores (Mammalia, Carnivora) in Atlantic Forest remnants, southern Brazil
Fabiana Rocha-Mendes , Sandra Bos Mikich , Juliana Quadros , Wagner André Pedro
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Changes in the Brazilian forest code: potential impacts on the ichthyofauna
Lilian Casatti
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The review of the Brazilian Forest Act: harmful effects on amphibian conservation
Luís Felipe Toledo , Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva , Celso Sánchez , Marina Amado de Almeida , Célio F. B. Haddad
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Potential impacts of changes in the Brazilian Forest Code on reptiles
Otavio A. V. Marques , Cristiano Nogueira , Marcio Martins , Ricardo J. Sawaya
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Potential impacts of the changes proposed in the Brazilian Forest Code on birds
Pedro F. Develey , Tatiana Pongiluppi
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Forest legislative changes and their impacts on mammal ecology and diversity in Brazil
Mauro Galetti , Renata Pardini , José M. B. Duarte , Vera M. F. da Silva , Alexandre Rossi , Carlos A. Peres
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Potential impacts of the proposed Brazilian Forest Act on native butterflies
André Victor Lucci Freitas
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Bees, ecosystem services and the Brazilian Forest Code
Vera Lucia Imperatriz Fonseca , Patrícia Nunes-Silva
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Agricultural land reduction due to the compliance with the current Forest Code: a study case of sugarcane production in the State of São Paulo
Pedro H. S. Brancalion , Ricardo Ribeiro Rodrigues
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Potencial impacts of changes in the Forest Law in relation to water resources
José Galizia Tundisi , Takako Matsumura Tundisi
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Leaf anatomy, morphology and ecological aspects of Amaranthaceae species from Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural Cara Preta, in Alto Paraíso, Goiás State, Brazil
Suzane Margaret Fank-de-Carvalho , Maria Salete Marchioretto , Sônia Nair Báo
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Leptophlebiidae from Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil: nymphal habitats, mesohabitats, and habits (Insecta: Ephemeroptera)
Elidiomar Ribeiro Da-Silva , Jorge Luiz Nessimian , Luci Boa Nova Coelho
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Pukuakanga salignea, a new genus and species of Dictyopharidae (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Fulgoromorpha) from southeastern Brazil
Marcelo da Silva Baptista , José Eduardo Serrão , Elidiomar Ribeiro Da-Silva
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Reproductive phenology and fruit productivity of Oenocarpus bataua (Mart.) in flooded forests in the Chocó Biogeographic region, Colombia
Lucas Cifuentes , Flavio H. Moreno , Diego A. Arango
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Ichthyofauna of the Ribeirão Limoeiro, Cachoeira river basin - BA
Márcia Emília de Jesus Trindade , Mauricio Cetra , Ricardo Jucá-Chagas
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Diversity of mites (Arachnida: Acari) on Hymenaea martiana (Leguminosae) in gradient of plant size
Reinaldo José Fazzio Feres , Vimael Russo , Rodrigo Damasco Daud
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Geographic distribution of epiphytic bromeliads of the Una region, northeastern Brazil
Talita Fontoura , Flavio Antonio Maës dos Santos
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The relationship between people and snakes in eastern Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil
Mário Ribeiro de Moura , Henrique Caldeira Costa , Vinícius de Avelar São-Pedro , Vitor Dias Fernandes , Renato Neves Feio
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The period of contamination with petroleum influences the regrowth of Echinochloa polystachya (HBK) Hitchcock in várzea soil in Central Amazon?
Aline Lopes , Maria Teresa Fernandez Piedade
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Priority ranking of road sites for mitigating wildlife roadkills
Alex Bager , Clarissa Alves da Rosa
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Sessile and sedentary macrofauna from the Pirapama Shipwreck, Pernambuco, Brazil
Simone Maria de Albuquerque Lira , Cristiane Maria Rocha Farrapeira , Fernanda Maria Duarte Amaral , Carla Alecrim Colaço Ramos
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Tadpoles of three species of Aplastodiscus Lutz, 1950 (Anura - Hylidae) occurring in the State of Bahia, Brazil
Ednei de Almeida Mercês , Flora Acuña Juncá
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The influence of environmental factors on the seasonal dynamics and composition of Rotifera in the Sapucaí River arm of Furnas Reservoir, MG, Brazil
Natalia F. Negreiros , Maria J. dos Santos-Wisniewski , Renata M. dos Santos , Odete Rocha
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Utilization of ecological indexes on assemblages of fish as instrument of assessment of the environmental degradation in monitoring programs
Fábio Flores-Lopes , Mauricio Cetra , Luiz R. Malabarba
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Cleaner birds: an overview for the Neotropics
Ivan Sazima , Cristina Sazima
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Database of Invasive and Alien Species (IAS) in Uruguay-InBUy: a useful tool to confront this threat to biodiversity
Silvana Masciadri , Ernesto Brugnoli , Pablo Muniz
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Mites of coffee plants (Coffea spp.) in State of São Paulo. Part II. Prostigmata
Jeferson Luiz de Carvalho Mineiro , Adalton Raga , Mário Eidi Sato , André Luiz Matioli , Luiz Henrique Chorfi Berton
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Potential impacts of changes to Brazilian Forest Code in campos rupestres and campos de altitude
Katia Torres Ribeiro , Leandro Freitas
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inventories

Bats from Paraíso do Tobias, northwest of Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil
Carlos Eduardo Lustosa Esbérard , Márcia Baptista , Luciana de Moraes Costa , Júlia Lins Luz , Elizabete Captivo Lourenço
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Amphibians and reptiles of the Parque Estadual Turístico do Alto Ribeira (PETAR), SP: an Atlantic Forest remnant of southeastern Brazil
Cybele de Oliveira Araujo , Thais Helena Condez , Rafael Parelli Bovo , Fernanda da Cruz Centeno , Amom Mendes Luiz
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Floristic composition of shrubby-arboreal component in three riparian vegetation areas in the state of Paraíba, semiarid region, Brazil
Alecksandra Vieira de Lacerda , Francisca Maria Barbosa , João Juares Soares , Maria Regina de Vasconcellos Barbosa
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Butterflies (Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea) of the Parque Estadual do Chandless and surroundings, Acre, Brazil
Olaf H.H. Mielke , Eduardo Carneiro , Mirna M. Casagrande
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Estuarine ichthyofauna of the Paraguaçu River, Baía de Todos os Santos, Bahia, Brazil
José Amorim Reis-Filho , José de Anchieta Cintra da Costa Nunes , Amanda Ferreira
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Insect galls of the Reserva Biológica Estadual da Praia do Sul (Ilha Grande, Angra dos Reis, RJ)
Valéria Cid Maia , Jussara Costa de Oliveira
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Leguminosae at Poconé, Pantanal of Poconé, Mato Grosso, Brazil
Rosilene Rodrigues Silva
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short communications

Anting behavior by the White-bearded Manakin (Manacus manacus, Pipridae): an example of functional interaction in a frugivorous lekking bird
César Cestari
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Aquatic feeding behavior of Liophis jaegeri (Günther 1858) (Serpentes, Dipsadidae) in captivity
Maurício Beux dos Santos , Sônia Huckembeck , Fabiane Borba Bergmann , Alexandro Marques Tozetti
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Forced copulation attempt in the Blue-tailed Lizard, Micrablepharus maximiliani(Reinhardt and Luetken, 1862) (Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae) in the Caatinga of northeastern Brazil
Melissa Gogliath , Leonardo Barros Ribeiro , Eliza Maria Xavier Freire
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Diurnal frugivores on the Bromeliaceae Aechmea depressa L.B. Sm. from northeastern Brazil: the prominent role taken by a small forest primate
Talita Fontoura , Eliana Cazetta , Wander do Nascimento , Lilian Catenacci , Kristel De Vleeschouwer , Becky E. Raboy
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Miscellaneous ecological notes on Brazilian birds of prey and owls
José Carlos Motta-Junior , Marco Antonio Monteiro Granzinolli , Alberto Resende Monteiro
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Playing dead to stay alive: death-feigning in Liolaemus occipitalis (Squamata: Liolaemidae)
Maurício Beux dos Santos , Mauro Cesar Lamim Martins de Oliveira , Laura Verrastro , Alexandro Marques Tozetti
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