- Brazilian name of the Amazon from its junction with the Río Negro to the border of Peru.
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It inhabits the flooded islands of the Rio Negro and the Solimoes, never appearing on the mainland.A Book of Natural History
- the Solimões the Brazilian name for the Amazon from the Peruvian border to the Rio Negro
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