It is a great pleasure to invite you to participate in our IX Congresso Brasileiro sobre Crustáceos – IX CBC (9th Brazilian Crustacean Congress), which will be hosted by the Regional University of Cariri (URCA) and held in Crato, Ceará State, Brazil, from 6th to 9th November 2016. The Congress will be hosted at Cariri Convention Center, which has all facilities necessary for the completion of the meeting. The theme chosen for the IX CBC is “Crustaceans Biodiversity: Evolution and Conservation Challenges”. The Organizing Committee is strongly committed to prepare a high-level and attractive Scientific Program that will cover all of the major disciplines of Carcinology.
In addition, all participants will have the opportunity to visit the countryside of Northest Brazil, its unique culture, and the natural beauties of Chapada do Araripe. We hope that the mixture between the rich and challenging scientific atmosphere of the IX Brazilian Crustacean Congress and the natural beauty of Cariri region will convince everyone to attend this Congress.
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Allysson Pontes Pinheiro (Regional University of Cariri – Crato)