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Verso: Elevations and plans for a Mansard-roofed house are shown in boxes and sometimes numbered: shown vertically at bottom is the house standing at a declivity and composed of two wings; shown horizontally in the opposite direction is the front portion of the house with a different distribution of windows; shown at various locations are several designs referring to the shape of the roof and a house plan; and shown at bottom right are two fillets supported by scroll motifs.
Reptiles that live near and feed upon amphibians in the tropics may be spreading the deadly amphibian disease Chytridiomycosis (caused by the chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dedrobatidis), holding and transporting reservoirs of the fungus on their skin.
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By pulling together data from eight different studies, we now have irrefutable evidence that vines are on the rise not only in the Amazon, but throughout the American tropics.
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handwritten on slide casing: Palm Gard. Fla.