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    • A comparison of traditional and geometric morphometric techniques for the study of basicranial morphology in horses: a case study of the Araucanian horse from Colombia 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Bentez-Molano, Jannet (MDPI, 2020-01-10)
      Skull size and shape have been widely used to study domestic animal populations and breeds. Although several techniques have been proposed to quantify cranial form, few attempts have been made to compare the results obtained ...
    • Aplicación de un modelo logístico para inferencia de la tasa de crecimiento de chigüires mantenidos en condiciones de semiextensividad 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Muñoz, F. A.; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Blanco, C.; Cala, D. (Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agrícolas, 2018-12-28)
      Se estudiaron 30 chigüires (11 machos y 19 hembras), con un rango de edad comprendido entre 2 y 96 meses, procedentes de tres granjas ubicadas en los llanos araucanos, en Colombia. De cada animal se obtuvieron las siguientes ...
    • Biometric analysis of Araucano Criollo Horse 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Crosby-Granados, René; Monroy, N. (Universidad de Córdoba, Asociación Iberoamericana de Zootecnia, 2016-09-27)
      This research is focused on determining the relationships of body traits in Araucano Criollo Horse. For this purpose, a principal component analysis was carried out on 52 adult males, in which the studied body characters ...
    • Contribution to the evaluation and preservation of 'Araucano Criollo' horse in Colombia 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Monroy, N.; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Crosby-Granados, René (Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agrícolas INIA, 2015-12-01)
      This study aimed to make a contribution to the evaluation and preservation of 'Araucano criollo' horse. For this purpose, 27 males belonging to two farms of the municipality of Arauca, Colombia, located at a height of 128 ...
    • Crecimiento por sexos del chigüire (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) mantenido en semiextensividad en los llanos araucanos de Colombia 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Muñoz, F. A.; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Blanco, C.; Cala, D. (Red CONBIAND, 2018-09-07)
      Growth is a trait linked to development of organisms and expressed as an increase of body size, and which can be described using sigmoidal functions. There are different growth models which are base don sigmoidal function, ...
    • Crecimiento postnatal diferenciado del neurocráneo y del viscerocráneo en equinos domésticos 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Carolino, N.; Leite, J. V.; Dantas, R.; Lopes, S. (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria, 2018-06-20)
      Geometric morphometry of 42 equine skulls from different domestic breeds was used. A digital photograph of the dorsal plane of each skull was obtained, on which were placed seven craniometric landmarks, involving both the ...
    • Domestic cat growth through a logistic model 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Santos-Diaz, Karen Viviana (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria, 2018-08-31)
      The objective of the study was to describe and analyze the growth pattern of the domestic cat. A total of 68 cats (37 males and 31 females, with an age range of 1.4-84 and 1.5-84 months, respectively), of undefined racial ...
    • Estudio comparativo de diferentes poblaciones equinas, basado en la morfometría craneal 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Carolino, N.; Carolino, I.; Leite, J. V.; Dantas, R.; Lopes, S. (Red CONBIAND, 2017-10-23)
      Geometric morphometrics were used to study a sample of 53 skulls belonging to 7 equine groups of different origin (Kazakhstan n=7, Arauca n=4, 'Cavall Pirinenc Català' (CPC) n=9, 'Garrano' n=22, Greece n=7, Lusitanian n=1, ...
    • Estudio ultrasonográfico de la región metapodial en potros de la raza "Cavall Pirinenc Català" 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Bermúdez de Gracia, E.; Boudra, A.; Crosby-Granados, René (Red CONBIAND, 2019-12-30)
      An ultrasound study was conducted in 20 metapodes (14 from forelimb and 6 from hindlimb), at the level of the third proximal palmar/plantar aspect, in young animals (less than 1 year) of 'Cavall Pirinenc Català' breed, a ...
    • High skull asimmetries in Araucan horse from Colombia 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Muñoz, F. A.; Blanco, C.; Cala, D.; Crosby-Granados, René; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio (Red CONBIAND, 2018-06-26)
      Fluctuating asymmetry (FA) is defined as the deviation of an individual from their perfect bilateral symmetry, and is considered a negative indicator in the ability to resist small anomalies in the development. These ...
    • Isometría sexual en el porcino criollo 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Gironès-Petit, L.; Hernández, M.E.; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Red CONBIAND, 2019-12-30)
      Sexual dimorphism in size (SSD) is a phenomenon scarcely studied among local domestic breeds, and generalizations such as the rule of Rensch, which interprets SSD relationship with body size, have not been always informed ...
    • Lineal discrimination of horses and mules. A sympatric case from Arauca, Colombia 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Crosby-Granados, René; Bentez-Molano, Jannet; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (MDPI, 2020-04-10)
      This is the first morphological comparative study between local horses and mules from Arauca, Colombia. It was realized to compare morphological traits between both species by analysing 15 adult mules (7 males and 8 females) ...
    • Marked directional skull asymmetry in the Araucan horse 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Crosby-Granados, René; Muñoz, F. A.; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio (Georg Thieme Verlag KG, 2020-03-14)
      Deviations from the perfect symmetry of normally bilateral symmetrical characters occur during individual development due to the influence of multiple factors. Fluctuating asymmetry (FA) is the random developmental variation ...
    • Scutation asymmetries in red-footed tortoise Chelonoidis carbonaria Spix, 1824 (Testudines: Testudinidae) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Brando, Pinzón; Caviedes, Daniel; Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio (Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo (MZUSP), 2020-08-28)
      The ability of an individual to withstand random perturbations during its development is considered a good indicator of environmental and genetic stress. A common means of assessing developmental stability is through ...
    • Sexual Allometric Monomorphism in Araucan Pig from Colombia: Preliminary Results 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Arias-Landazábal, José Norberto; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (MDPI, 2020-09-28)
      This study aimed to evaluate the allometric growth of the Araucan pig breed, a creole breed from Arauca, East Colombia, locally known as 'Sabaneros', in relation to different quantitative traits and considering genders ...
    • Uso de índices zoométricos en la diferenciación racial del caballo criollo de las Sabanas inundables Araucanas (Colombia) 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Vélez, T. M.; Bentez-Molano, Jannet (Red CONBIAND, 2016-12-15)
      La FAO establece que para la conservación y mantenimiento de los recursos zoogenéticos una de las primeras fases es la caracterización. Los índices zoométricos son relaciones entre distintas variables morfológicas cuantitativas ...