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Entomology collection, UiT

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Entomology collection, UiT

Algae collection

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Algae collection at the Natural History Museum, Oslo

Fiocruz/CMN - Coleção de Mosquitos Neotropicais

Caroline Ghirardelli & Aline Souto
A Coleção de Mosquitos Neotropicais (Fiocruz-CMN) teve início em 17 de janeiro de 1933, como a Coleção do Laboratório do Serviço de Estudos e Pesquisas sobre a Febre Amarela do Serviço de Febre Amarela (SFA), vinculado ao Instituto de Malariologia. Com o desmembramento do Instituto de Malariologia, em fins de 1954, toda a parte de pesquisa - a coleção de culicídeos inclusive - foi transferida, em 1955, da cidade de Duque de Caxias para o...

Fiocruz/CCER - Coleção de Ceratopogonidae

Caroline Pérez Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Ceratopogonidae (CCER) é composta por ceratopogonídeos – família de insetos da ordem Díptera – conhecidos vulgarmente como maruins ou mosquitos pólvora. O acervo é constituído de aproximadamente 10.000 exemplares alfinetados, montados em lâmina ou mantidos em etanol 70% ou em solução conservadora kahle-dietrich. A Coleção é representativa de gêneros hematófagos, predadores e polinizadores de interesse sanitário e agrícola, especialmente da região neotropical. Por ser um dos mais representativos acervos de referência da...

Fiocruz/CSIOC - Coleção de Simulídeos do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz

Caroline Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Simulídeos do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz (CSIOC) está instalada no Laboratório de Simulídeos e Oncocercose (LSO/IOC), é considerada referência em representatividade específica e supra-específica para a Família Simuliidae e abriga coleções históricas como as de Adolpho Lutz e Cesar Pinto. O acervo da CSIOC é composto principalmente por representantes das espécies de Simuliidae da Região Neotropical e possui alguns espécimes das Regiões Holártica e Australiana. Seu patrimônio possui aproximadamente 35.000 lotes, dos quais...

Fiocruz/CBAS - Coleção de Bactérias do Ambiente e Saúde

Caroline Pérez Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Bactérias do Ambiente e Saúde, CBAS, localizada no Laboratório Interdisciplinar de Pesquisas Médicas do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, apresenta um acervo que abriga a diversidade de bactérias cultiváveis de diferentes nichos ambientais além de bactérias com o impacto na saúde. As culturas bacterianas que compõem a CBAS são caracterizadas pela análise da sequência do gene ribossomal 16S rRNA. Trata-se de uma Coleção de serviço e pesquisa. A CBAS possui cinco subcoleções: Coleção...

Fiocruz/COLVEC - Coleção de Vetores da Doença de Chagas

Caroline Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Vetores da Doença de Chagas (Fiocruz/COLVEC) é constituída por aproximadamente 8000 espécimes de 62 espécies de diferentes populações de triatomíneos provenientes de diversos países, tais como Argentina, Brasil, Bolívia, Chile, Colômbia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, México, Panamá, Peru, Uruguai, Venezuela e Estados Unidos. Além disto, a Fiocruz/COLVEC possui cerca de 100 espécimes de outras subfamílias da subordem Heteroptera do Brasil. A Fiocruz/COLVEC é composta principalmente por exemplares doados pelo Laboratório de Referência em...

Fiocruz/COLFLEB - Coleção de Flebotomíneos

Caroline Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Flebotomíneos, COLFLEB localizada no Instituto René Rachou/Fiocruz, em Belo Horizonte, Estado de Minas Gerais, tem cerca de 80.000 exemplares distribuídos por 370 espécies de flebotomíneos provenientes do continente americano e outras 43 espécies dos gêneros Phlebotomus e Sergentomyia, provenientes da Europa, Ásia e África. Os flebotomíneos são montados em lâmina e lamínula. Parte da Coleção consiste da "Coleção Padrão" formada por tipos primários ou secundários ou por até 15 exemplares não-tipos de...

Fiocruz/CTIOC - Coleção de Triatomíneos do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz

Caroline Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Triatomíneos do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, CTIOC, é composta por triatomíneos e outros reduviídeos (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae), incluindo diversos holótipos e parátipos coligidos em inúmeras localidades do Brasil e outros países. Atualmente, a coleção abriga mais de 9.000 exemplares secos, e está sob responsabilidade do Laboratório Nacional e Internacional de Referência em Taxonomia de Triatomíneos, LNIRTT. Além destes, o laboratório mantém ainda o maior insetário de triatomíneos do mundo em termos de...

Fiocruz/CEIOC - Coleção Entomológica do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz

Caroline GHIRARDELLI
A Coleção Entomológica do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, CEIOC, uma das mais importantes da América Latina, tem cerca de 5 milhões de espécimes da fauna brasileira e de outras regiões do mundo, representando quase todas as ordens conhecidas de insetos. Seus espécimes são de grande relevância para pesquisas nas áreas de saúde pública, medicina veterinária, agricultura e biodiversidade. A maioria está preservada a seco em alfinetes entomológicos, havendo também muitos insetos em álcool a 70% ou...

Fiocruz/CCULI - Coleção de Culicidae

Caroline Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Culicidae, CCULI, da Fiocruz abriga pouco mais de 4 mil espécimes da família Culicidae, incluindo exemplares da região Neotropical, Neártica e Australiana. A maior parte deste acervo é resultante de projetos relacionados à biodiversidade, taxonomia e ecologia de mosquitos realizados pela equipe do Laboratório de Mosquitos Transmissores de Hematozoários – LATHEMA/IOC. O acervo também é constituído do material tipo de espécies descritas pela equipe da CCULI. O acervo dessa coleção serve de...

Fiocruz/CAVAISC - Coleção de Artrópodes Vetores Ápteros de Importância em Saúde das Comunidades

Caroline Pérez Ghirardelli
A Coleção de Artrópodes Vetores Ápteros de Importância em Saúde das Comunidades (CAVAISC) é composta por carrapatos, ácaros, pulgas e piolhos, vetores envolvidos na transmissão de bioagentes das riquetsioses. Foi criada em 1992 e reconhecida institucionalmente pela Fiocruz em 2008. O reconhecimento foi formalizado pela portaria 526/2011-PR em 29/08/2011. A Coleção está sob a responsabilidade do Laboratório de Referência Nacional em Vetores das Riquetsioses, auditado e habilitado para constituir as Redes Nacionais e Regionais de...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2016: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Jare Struwig, Benjamin Roberts & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, protest action, sexual orientation and gender identity, views on restitution/compensation, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables. Of the targeted population of 3500, 3079 responses (88%) was realized. The data set for dissemination contains 3079 cases and 518 variables. Abstract: The South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) is...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2015: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables. Out of the targeted population of 3500, 3115 responses (89%) was realized. Abstract: The primary objective of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) is to design, develop and implement a conceptually and methodologically robust study of changing social...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Adult - All provinces

Khangelani Zuma, Sean Edwin Jooste, Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle, Nompumelelo Precious Zungu, Demetre Labadarios, Dorina Onoya & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The Adult data set contains information on: biographical data, media, communication and norms, knowledge and perceptions of HIV/AIDS, male circumcision, sexual debut, partners and partner characteristics, condoms, vulnerability, HIV testing, alcohol and substance use, general perceptions about government, health and violence in the community. The data set contains 879 variables and 30563 cases. Abstract: South Africa continues to have the largest number of people living with HIV/AIDS in the World. This study intends to...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Guardian 0-11 years - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Thomas Michael Rehle, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set contains the data of the parents or guardians of children aged 0 to 11 years. Some of the questions included were the child's biographical data, health status and health questions, male circumcision, education of the child on life issues, infant and child feeding practices as well as school attendance and immunisation records. The data set contains 275 variables and 9667 cases. Refer to the user guide for information regarding guidance relating...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Visiting point - All provinces

Thomas Michael Rehle, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Olive Shisana & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data file contains household information about the people who usually lived in the household and slept there the previous night as per the time of the interview. Demographic variables were age, sex, marital status, race, language spoken, education status, main source of drinking water, energy for cooking, type of toilet facility. The data set contains 545 variables and 14919 cases. Number of completed household interviews: 10908 Number of refusals from household head or...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Child 12-14 years - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains responses from individuals who are 12 to 14 years old who self-reported on the indicators related to HIV/AIDS behaviour and testing. The respondents' biographical data, school attendance, questions on media, communication and norms, knowledge and perceptions of HIV and AIDS, home environment, care and protection at school, sexual debut, attitudes and knowledge towards sexual roles, health questions, male circumcision, crime and social norms were included. The data set contains 227...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Combined - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: In the combined data set four individual data sets were combined, guardians for children to 11 years, children 12 to 14 years, youths and adults 15 years and older and individual's information from the visiting point data set. The data set contains information on: biographical data, media, communication and norms, knowledge and perceptions of HIV/AIDS, male circumcision, sexual debut, partners and partner characteristics, condoms, vulnerability, HIV testing, alcohol and substance use, general perceptions about...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 9: School background (BCG) - South Africa as one of 39 countries

Vasudhevan Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the responses of schools when asked questions referring to their background, i.e. school environment and characteristics, instructional time, resources and technology, school emphasis on academic success, etc. All schools were required to complete this questionnaire. The data set has 108 variables and was completed by 292 schools. Of the 300 sampled schools, 292 schools were included in the 2015 round of TIMSS, providing a response rate of 97%. Abstract: TIMSS...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 9: Science teacher (BTS) - South Africa as one of 39 countries

Vasudhevan Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains science teacher responses to the teacher background questionnaire, i.e. school emphasis on academic success, school environment, about being a teacher, about teaching the TIMSS class, etc. All science teachers were required to complete this questionnaire. The data set has 215 variables and was completed by 331 teachers. Of the 300 sampled schools, 292 schools was realised providing a response rate of 97%. Abstract: TIMSS is a cross-national assessment of mathematics...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 9: Mathematics teacher (BTM) - South Africa as one of 39 countries

Vijiyaluxmi Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains mathematics teacher responses to the teacher background questionnaire, i.e. school emphasis on academic success, school environment, about being a teacher, about teaching the TIMSS class, etc. All mathematics teachers were required to complete this questionnaire. The data set has 203 variables and was completed by 334 teachers. Of the 300 sampled schools, 292 schools was realised providing a response rate of 97%. Abstract: TIMSS is a cross-national assessment of mathematics...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 9: Learner background (BSG) - South Africa as one of 39 countries

Vasudhevan Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the responses of grade 9 learners when asked questions referring to their background, i.e. home environment, parental involvement, their perceptions of their school, bullying, homework, etc. All learners were required to complete this questionnaire. The data file also includes learner mathematics and science scores. The data set has 315 variables and was completed by 12514 learners. Of the 300 sampled schools, 292 schools were included in the 2015 round of...

Abundances and biological traits of the juveniles salmon sampled in the survey of Salmon abundance Indices in the Scorff river (France)

Nicolas Jeannot, Didier Azam, Yoann Guilloux & Etienne Prévost
A survey started in 1993 is conducted every year in early autumn (late September to early October) to quantify the abundance of juvenile Atlantic salmon in the Scorff In Brittany. The electric fishing protocol of Prévost and Baglinière (1995) is used. It targets Atlantic salmon young of the year (0+ parr), but older fish (juvenile salmon ≥1+) are also caught and included in this dataset. Sampling is restricted to areas with shallow running water flowing...

siyaJabula siyaKhula's Learner Regeneration Project Mhinga in Limpopo (sJsK) 2013-14 Teacher

Jaqueline Ceridwyn Harvey, Kholofelo Charlotte Nunes, Shawn Rogers, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Matthews Matome Makgamatha, Vijiyaluxmi Reddy & SiyaJabula SiyaKhula
Description: Individual teacher and classroom contextual background information questionnaire are contained in the file. The data set contains 176 cases and 145 variables. Abstract: The evaluation follows an experimental- and control-group design. At the outset, it determined the contextual conditions at schools, in classrooms and at home, as well as learner achievement levels. All learners in Grades 1, 4 and 7 in 11 project schools in 2013 comprised the first of three cohorts of the...

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