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Amazonas

(äməzō`nəs), state (1996 pop. 2,390,102), 604,032 sq mi (1,564,445 sq km), NW Brazil. The capital is ManausManaus
, city (1996 pop. 1,158,265), capital of Amazonas state, NW Brazil, on the Rio Negro. It is the chief commercial and cultural center of the upper Amazon region and an important river port, with floating docks that can accommodate oceangoing vessels, including cruise ships.
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Amazonas

a state of W Brazil, consisting of the central Amazon basin: vast areas of unexplored tropical rainforest. Capital: Manaus. Pop.: 2 961 801 (2002). Area: 1 542 277 sq. km (595 474 sq. miles)
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Butler then moved on to Dominica in 1989 to assist in their ongoing efforts to save their endemic parrots, the Amazona imperialis (Sisserou) and the Amazona arausiaca (Jaco).
We will also continue the sequencing of other parrots from the genus Amazona occupying different Caribbean islands and to study the differences between them.
6) Although normal fibrinogen values have not been reported for Amazona species, fibrinogen concentrations reported for the study birds were similar to those previously reported for other avian species.
Universidad Nacional Toribio Rodriguez de Mendoza de Amazonas, Higos Urco, Chachapoyas, Amazonas, Peru.
Had the weather been drier, we would have then headed to Amazona Zoo, also in Cromer, but we reasoned that the animals would all be sheltering inside from the now torrential rain.
Key words: hematology, stress leukogram, Psittacidae, psittaciform species, avian, red-tailed Amazon parrot, Amazona brasiliensis
Red-crowned Parrot Amazona viridigenalis--About 100 were feeding on chinaberry (Melia azedarach) fruits ca.
Use and movement patterns of the Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis in occupied Puerto Rican parrot Amazona vittata habitat.
plumbeiceps AF FG R 0 Aratinga nana AF FG R 73 Amazona albifrons AF FG R 15 A.
Dormitorios do Papagaio-verdadeiro Amazona aestiva e do Papagaio-galego Salvatoria xanthops em plantio comercial de eucalipto.
weddellii R Pyrrhura roseifrons U Bolborhynchus lineola C C Pionites leucogaster Pionus menstruus F F Amazona farinosa Crotophaga ani U C Tapera naevia F Neomorphus geoffroyi Piaya cayana C F Coccyzus melacoryphus U R Megascops choliba U M.