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Uruapan

(o͞orwä`pän), city (1990 pop. 187,623), Michoacán state, W Mexico. An attractive city with gardens and parks, it is in a semitropical, mountainous agricultural region. The city, founded in 1540, is the center of the manufacture of gourd lacquerware by the Tarascans. Local artisans also produce glassware, woodwork, and embroideries. Not far from Uruapan is the volcano Paricutín.
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Uruapan

a city in SW Mexico, in Michoac?n state: agricultural trading centre. Pop.: 282 000 (2005 est.)
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Bajo el contexto de los sistemas de produccion de leche en la zona rural de Uruapan, Michoacan, Mexico--especificamente durante el ultimo tercio de la ES--, la complementacion de la dieta de bovinos productores de leche con Opuntia ficus-indica (12 kg [d.sup.-1]/vaca) mejoro la PL (P < 0,01) en el Grupo 2 (9,168 [+ o -] 1,919 L [d.sup.-1]), ello en comparacion con la PL proveniente del Grupo 1 (8,308 [+ o -] 1,855 L [d.sup.-1]), El mismo que no recibio complementacion de nopal en la dieta durante la ES (FIG.
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Here I report the richness of bird species from Barranca del Cupatitzio National Park, Uruapan, Michoacan, Mexico, recorded monthly from August 2003 to June 2005 by means of specimen collection, visual and aural detection, and photo trapping techniques.