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Arrau

Claudio. 1903--91, Chilean pianist
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The species Podocnemis expansa is one of the main representatives of this order, which is considered the larger freshwater Testudines species in South America, reaching up to 107 cm in shell length and weighting 90 kg.
Aspectos alimentares e do parasitismo em Podocnemis expansa de ambiente natural e cativeiro comercial no Estado do Tocantins.
A study accomplished by Lopes (2006), with Podocnemis expansa, indicated that the stomach is flattened, with the pyloric region well developed, and curved, the small intestine is long and quite coiled, the large intestine begins with a dilation, and the cecum is very short.
Ello puede achacarse a una diferenciacion sexual, basandonos en la que se da en Podocnemis expansa y en otros Pelomedusidae actuales sudamericanos, en los que las hembras son sensiblemente mayores que los machos (RAMIREZ, 1956; BRUCE, 1979; PRITCHARD & TREBBAU, 1984; VALENZUELA et al.
SEQUENCIA DE FORMACAO OSSEA DA CARAPACA EM Podocnemis expansa SCHWEIGGER, 1812 (TESTUDINES, PODOCNEMIDIDAE) MARCADOS COM ALIZARINA RED S.
kueyama Pez colirojo Spp mamuriai Arbol Spp mazita Piojo de agua Spp menino Charapa Podocnemis expansa mokoyai Tabanidae monakudu Araguana Osteoglossum spp murigi Rana Spp muzeyi Maraca Theobroma bicolor naima Babilla needa Asai Euterpe Olaracea nemozi Umari Platonia Insignis Mart.
Reptiles: Podocnemis unifilis (terecaya), Podocnemis expansa (tortuga), Iguana iguana (iguana) especies que comparten las areas de nidificacion utilizadas por los caimanes.
Association of acepromazine with propofol in Giant Amazon Turtles Podocnemis expansa reared in captivity.