Acta Amazonica 47(2) - Summary
   
Issues: 47-2 Animal Sciences/ Fisheries Resources PDF
Title: Hematological and biochemical responses of pirarucu (Arapaima gigas, Arapaimidae) fed with diets containing a glucomannan product derived from yeast and algae
Authors: Maria Danielle Figueiredo Guimarães HOSHINO; Renata das Graças Barbosa MARINHO; Diogle Farias PEREIRA, Eliane Tie Oba YOSHIOKA; Marcos TAVARES-DIAS; Rodrigo Otavio de Almeida OZORIO; Anselmo Fortunato Ruiz RODRIGUEZ; Ricardo Amaral RIBEIRO; Fernando Sérgio Escócio Drummond Viana de FARIA
Keywords: Chlorella vulgaris, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, leukocytes, albumin
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201700781

   
Issues: 47-2 Botany PDF
Title: Generic additions to the Rapateaceae of Rondônia, Brazil
Authors: Rodrigo Schütz RODRIGUES
Keywords: Amazônia, Escudo das Guianas, florística, nova ocorrência
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201700691

   
Issues: 47-2 Chemistry PDF
Title: Elaboration and characterization of snack bars made with ingredients from the Amazon
Authors: Isadora Cordeiro dos PRAZERES, Alessandra Ferraiolo, Nogueira DOMINGUES, Ana Paula Rocha CAMPOS, Ana Vânia CARVALHO
Keywords: Amazon fruits, Brazil nut, palm oil, sensory analysis, tapioca flour
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201602203

   
Issues: 47-2 Ecology PDF
Title: Disentangling structural patterns of natural forest fragments in a savanna matrix in the eastern Brazilian Amazon
Authors: Iêda Leão do AMARAL, William Ernest MAGNUSSON, Francisca Dionízia de Almeida MATOS, Ana Luisa K. ALBERNAZ, Yuri Oliveira FEITOSA, Jean-Louis GUILLAUMET
Keywords: Bray-Curtis, Cluster analysis, diameter structure, small trees.
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201601923

   
Issues: 47-2 Ecology PDF
Title: Differencial efficiency of two sampling methods in capturing non-volant small mammals in an area in eastern Amazonia
Authors: Natália Carneiro ARDENTE, Átilla Colombo FERREGUETI,T Donald GETTINGER, Pricila LEAL, Fernanda MARTINS-HATANO, Helena Godoy BERGALLO
Keywords: Live-traps; pitfall-traps; Didelphimorphia; Rodentia; capture rate
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201602132

   
Issues: 47-2 Ecology PDF
Title: Use and traditional knowledge of Byrsonima crassifolia and B. coccolobifolia (Malpighiaceae) in a Makuxi community of the Roraima savanna, northern Brazil
Authors: Rodrigo Leonardo Costa de OLIVEIRA, Veridiana Vizoni SCUDELLER, Reinaldo Imbrozio BARBOSA
Keywords: Fuel-use, food, medicinal plants, plant conservation, northern Brazilian Amazon
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201600796

   
Issues: 47-2 Zoology PDF
Title: Metacercariae of Austrodiplostomum compactum (Lutz, 1928) (Trematoda, Diplostomidae) infecting the eyes of Plagioscion squamosissimus (Heckel, 1840) (Perciformes, Scienidae) from Lake Catalão, Amazonas, Brazil
Authors: Natália Brandão de ALBUQUERQUE; Germán Augusto Murrieta MOREY; Aprigio Mota MORAIS; José Celso de Oliveira MALTA
Keywords: corvina fish, Digenea, parasites, infection
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201602474

   
Issues: 47-2 Zoology PDF
Title: Metazoan fauna parasitizing Peckoltia braueri and Pterygoplichthys pardalis (Loricariidae) catfishes from the northeastern Brazilian Amazon
Authors: Adriele Carolina Franco CARDOSO, Marcos Sidney Brito OLIVEIRA, Ligia Rigôr NEVES, Marcos TAVARES-DIAS
Keywords: Digenea, diversity, helminths, parasites, freshwater fishes
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201603232

   
Issues: 47-2 Zoology PDF
Title: Parasitic diversity of a wild Satanoperca jurupari population, an ornamental cichlid in the Brazilian Amazon
Authors: Marcos TAVARES-DIAS; Marcos Sidney Brito OLIVEIRA; Raissa Alves GONÇALVES; Lígia Rigor NEVES
Keywords: aggregation, Cichlidae, freshwater fish, parasites
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201602514

   
Issues: 47-2 Brief reports PDF
Title: Long time not seen: Expanding the records of Loxosceles amazonica (Araneae: Sicariidae) in the Amazonas state, Brazil
Authors: Marlus Q. ALMEIDA, Lidianne SALVATIERRA, Thiago G. CARVALHO, Francisco J. PRESTES, Antonio D. BRESCOVIT, Thierry R. GASNIER
Keywords: Brown recluse spiders, venomous spider, loxoscelism, distribution
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201602592

   
Issues: 47-2 Brief reports PDF
Title: Couple formation and spawning between two female Discus Fish (Symphysodon aequifasciatus - Cichlidae) in captivity
Authors: Douglas da Cruz MATTOS, Rafaela SCRENCI-RIBEIRO, Leonardo Demier CARDOSO, Manuel Vazquez Vidal JUNIOR
Keywords: reproduction, behavior, aquaculture, Amazonian fish
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201601974

   
Issues: 47-2 Brief reports PDF
Title: Hundred legs good, two fangs better: adult centipede (Scolopendridae) devoured by a juvenile Amazon lancehead, Bothrops atrox (Viperidae)
Authors: Karina Maria Pereira da SILVA, Selma Maria de ALMEIDA-SANTOS, Rogério BERTANI
Keywords: Diet, ectothermic prey, Scolopendra
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-4392201601884