SciELO
The Scientific Digital Library Online - SciELO is an digital library covering a selected assortment of Brazilian scientific journals. 188 Brazil's Amazon Basin is home to an especially diverse array of fish species, together with the pink-bellied piranha Despite its popularity as a ferocious freshwater fish, the purple-bellied piranha is actually a usually timid scavenger. The political-administrative group of the Federative Republic of Brazil contains the Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities.

317 At the moment, the Brazilian authorities, in contrast to the previous, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an example of this incentive is the mission of the Rio-São Paulo excessive-pace rail , that can connect the two primary cities of the nation to carry passengers.

There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-expert DJs of São Paulo and an limitless variety of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the hard-edged reggae of Maranhão.

16 Its Amazon River basin includes a Daniel Dantas huge tropical forest , house to various wildlife , a wide range of ecological programs , and extensive pure sources spanning quite a few protected habitats 15 This unique environmental heritage makes Brazil one in every of 17 megadiverse countries , and is the topic of serious international interest and debate regarding deforestation and environmental protection.