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Areas like the western areas of Cuba and the eastern coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula can experience surf swells that can lead to dangerous surf and rip current conditions.
Study species and potential geographical distribution maps: The eight species of psittacids that inhabit the Yucatan Peninsula were studied: Olive-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula nana), White-fronted Amazon (Amazona albifrons), Yellow-lored Amazon (Amazona xantholora), Red-lored Amazon (Amazona autumnalis), White-crowned Parrot (Pionus senilis), Brown-hooded Parrot (Pyrilia haematotis), Yellow-headed Amazon (Amazona oratrix), and Southern Mealy Amazon (Amazona farinosa) (MacKinnon, 2005).
The red octopus Octopus maya is an endemic benthic species that lives in shallow waters off the Yucatan Peninsula up to a maximum depth of 60 m, in seagrass beds and caves in the karstic bedrock.
Because orthobunyaviruses comprise a neglected but potentially deadly group of viruses and recent studies have provided evidence of orthobunyavirus activity in the Yucatan Peninsula (1-4), we investigated whether orthobunyaviruses commonly infect humans in this region.
The Yucatan peninsula is home to bustling holiday destinations such as the resort city of Cancun and the island of Cozumel, but authorities in Quintana Roo state noted that there were few tourists in the area where the storm hit.
"Ernesto (is) expected to make landfall on the Yucatan peninsula tonight," the NHC said.
The four skeletons found in the Quintana Roo caves "reveal migrations from southeastern Asia that were prior to the ones we knew about before, such as the Clovis migrations that probably came from northern Asia over the Bering Strait at the end of the Ice Age," says Arturo Gonzalez, Director of the Museo del Desierto de Coahuila and coordinator of a study on Preceramic Man in the Yucatan Peninsula.
(A) to describe the landscape of the Yucatan Peninsula
A powerful hurricane has struck the central American country Belize, resulting in torrential rains in northern Guatemala and the Yucatan Peninsula, US forecasters say.
They concluded that a massive asteroid slammed into Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula some 65 million years ago.
I'm The Man From The Media, the journalist despatched from the Midlands to Mexico to report on the Yucatan Peninsula, in general, and the Sensatori Hotel, in particular.
(2) More samples were collected from the eastern coastal area and the Yucatan peninsula because the origin of the people in this area is different from the origin of the people in the west and southwestern regions of Mexico.