Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi - Ornithology Collection - Osteological

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The Goeldi Museum ornithological collection is the second largest in Brazil and the largest bird collection in the world for Amazonian birds, with a good representation of all Amazonian areas of endemism, and also the Caatinga and Cerrado biomes in northeastern and central Brazil, respectively.

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Alexandre Aleixo
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Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi
Av. Perimetral, 1901 - Terra Firme
66077-830 Belém

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