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Important facts about Cecropia Tree

Important facts about Cecropia Tree When you visit Costa Rica you will be amazed by the exuberant vegetation that covers the big mountains and the one that grows surrounding the Pacific and Caribbean coast. This country ...
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Costa Rica Flora

Costa Rica Flora Vibrantly colored, from the miniature to the gigantic, Costa Rica flora is some of the most beautiful in the world. Costa Rica’s tropical climate and geographical setting is abundant with lush green vegetation ...
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What is a Tayra?

What is a Tayra? Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Subphylum: Vertebrata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Suborder: Caniformia Family: Mustelidae Genus: Eira Species Eira barbara The Tayra (Eira barbara ) is an omnivorous animal from the weasel family, native to the Americas. It is the only species ...
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Bird species of July 2023

Bird species of  the Week Orange-collared Manakin (Manacus aurantiacus) Taxonomic information Animalia Kingdom Phillum: Chordata Class: Birds Order: Passeriformes Family: Pipriidae Genre: Manacus Natural History Reproduction Males form courtship assemblies in which each individual removes all debris from a small circular area of ground, over which ...