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Attempts to reintroduce an endangered bird species to the Atlantic rainforest of Brazil

Attempts have been made to reintroduce the red-billed curassow to a wildlife reserve in Brazil
Attempts have been made to reintroduce the endangered red-billed curassow to a wildlife reserve in Brazil

ResearchBlogging.org Long-term monitoring is key to determining if the reintroduction of captive-bred red-billed curassows is to be a success. 

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The mystery of the fish that change their sex

Under certain circumstances, the bluestreak cleaner wrasse is able to change sex, usually from female to male.
When certain conditions arise, the bluestreak cleaner wrasse is able to change sex, usually from female to male.

This post was chosen as an Editor's Selection for ResearchBlogging.org Scientists puzzle over the possible circumstances that might lead a male fish to shift sex and become female.  Continue reading The mystery of the fish that change their sex