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Besides, stronger differences in basin 1 may have also been due to the fact that this was the only basin that drains into the Purus River (the others drain into the Madeira River), a result in accordance with other studies, which have also found differences in ichthyofauna composition between basins that drain into different large rivers (Matthews and Robison, 1988; Carlson and Daniels, 2004; Mondonga et al.
The study was carried out in four lakes (Bom Lugar, Verde, Samauminha and Timba) located in the floodplain of the upper Purus river (Figure 1).
Enzyme activities of malate dehydrogenase (MDH), 3-hydroxyacyl Coenzyme-A dehydrogenase (HOAD), and isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH) in liver and brain of hatchlings of Amazonian freshwater turtles from Purus river.