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Ilhéus

(ēlyĕ`o͞os), city (1991 pop. 223,750), Bahia state, E Brazil, a port on Ilhéus Bay, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Founded in the mid-16th cent., it became the world's chief cacao port during the early 20th cent. Ilhéus is still the cacao center of Brazil. It exports rubber, timber, chemicals, and piassava. A hydroelectric project is located north of Ilhéus.

Ilhéus

 

a city in eastern Brazil, at the mouth of the Cachoeira River, in Bahia State. Population, 100,700 (1968). It is a seaport serving the area that produces more than 90 percent of Brazil’s cacao harvest. Goods shipped through Ilheus include cacao (which is shipped primarily on coastal vessels to the port of Salvador, from which it is exported), cacao-seed oil, and lumber.

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1] Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus, BA, Brasil
3) Departamentos de Ciencias Biologicas e de Ciencias Agrarias e Ambientais, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, 45650-000 Ilheus, Bahia, Brazil.
1) Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz (UESC), Campus Soane Nazare de Andrade, Rodovia Jorge Amado, Km 16, Salobrinho, 45662-900, Ilheus, BA, Brasil.
Individuals of six Brazilian populations of Armases angustipes were sampled from Sao Luis do Maranhao ("Sao Luis"), Maranhao on 9 September 2014; Natal, Rio Grande do Norte on 28 August 2014; Maceio, Alagoas on 27 August 2014; Ilheus, Bahia on 23 August 2014; Aracruz, Espirito Santo on 20 August 2014; and Guaratuba, Parana on 7 December 2013 (Fig.
Louis encephalitis, Venezuelan equine encephalitis, Mayaro, Oropouche, Ilheus, and most recently, Chikungunya and Zika.
a) Laboratorio de Farmacogenomica e Epidemiologia Molecular (LAFEM), Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz (UESC), Ilheus, BA, Brazil
No sul da capitania, ao norte de Ilheus, encontramos uma irmandade de pretos, de Nossa Senhora do Rosario da Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Encarnacao de Itaipe realizando sua festa <<uns anos pelo Espirito Santo, outros em julho dia de gloriosa S.
The experiment was carried out at Ilheus city, Bahia, Brazil (14[degrees]47'20"S, 39[degrees]02'58"W), during 45 days, with 300 juvenile (1.
Los romances epicos de Jorge Amado, Terras do Sem Fim y Sao Jorge dos Ilheus, tratan de la expansion del cacao en un ambiente socioeconomico muy semejante al de otros monocultivos caribenos.