Yarapa River

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Yarapa River is located in the Peruvian Amazon rainforest. The area is the subject of scientific research,[1][2] as well as being a tourist destination.

The river is home to many crocodiles.


  1. ^ Ecology of Marsupials in Two Amazonian Rain Forests in Northeastern Peru, by David W. Fleck and John D. Harder © 1995 American Society of Mammalogists. http://www.jstor.org/pss/1382749
  2. ^ A new species of Dendrobates (Anura: Dendrobatidae) from the Amazonian lowlands in Perú; JL Brown, R Schulte, K Summers - Zootaxa, 2006 - dendrobates.org; http://www.dendrobates.org/articles/Brown2006_D.uakarii.pdf