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Humaitá Regional Center

The Humaita Regional Center was created in 2011 from a visit of the FAPEAM management scholars, Dayane Mayely Silva de Oliveira, Maria Aparecida de Freitas and Ricardo Romero, along with the coordinator of PPBio, William Magnusson . The indication of this Amazon city as a possible regional center was a suggestion of Professor Fabrizio Berton Zanchi (UFAM) that conducts studies in the region by the Large Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia (LBA). The coordinator of the regional center will be Professor Marcelo Rodrigues dos Anjos (UFAM).

Manaus Regional Center

The Regional Center Manaus is the older established, the last edict approved MCT/CNPq/PPBio Nº 60/2009, with the project "Projeto de Pesquisa: Inventários Biológicos na Amazônia Ocidental – Sub-Rede Manaus".

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The Biodiversity Research Program (PPBio) has three sections:
  • Biological collections – supports the growth and development of such biological collections as herbariums, museums and living collections