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Paragominas: a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna

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Paragominas : a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna. / Lees, Alexander C.; de Moura, Nargila G.; Santana, Antonita; Aleixo, Alexandre; Barlow, Jos; Berenguer, Erika; Ferreira, Joice; Gardner, Toby A.

In: Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia, Vol. 20, No. 2, 06.2012, p. 93-118.

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Lees, AC, de Moura, NG, Santana, A, Aleixo, A, Barlow, J, Berenguer, E, Ferreira, J & Gardner, TA 2012, 'Paragominas: a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna', Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 93-118.

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Lees, A. C., de Moura, N. G., Santana, A., Aleixo, A., Barlow, J., Berenguer, E., Ferreira, J., & Gardner, T. A. (2012). Paragominas: a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna. Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia, 20(2), 93-118.

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Lees AC, de Moura NG, Santana A, Aleixo A, Barlow J, Berenguer E et al. Paragominas: a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna. Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia. 2012 Jun;20(2):93-118.

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Lees, Alexander C. ; de Moura, Nargila G. ; Santana, Antonita ; Aleixo, Alexandre ; Barlow, Jos ; Berenguer, Erika ; Ferreira, Joice ; Gardner, Toby A. / Paragominas : a quantitative baseline inventory of an eastern Amazonian avifauna. In: Revista Brasileira de Ornitologia. 2012 ; Vol. 20, No. 2. pp. 93-118.

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