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Postby sachin » Wed Nov 01, 2006 4:13 am

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Indri indri

The indri is a large, distinctive lemur with a very short tail. Its pelage is very dense and the coloration a mixture of black and white. There is considerable variation in the mixture of black and white throughout the species' range. The indri has a head and body length of more than 60 cm (24") and a tail length of only about 5 cm (about 2"). It weighs 6 - 7.5 kg (13 - 17 lb).
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Postby Enzyme » Sat Dec 23, 2006 6:59 pm

Mmmm... Ilex paraguariensis (mate tea).

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Postby sachin » Fri Dec 29, 2006 6:29 am

White-footed Tamarin

(Other Names: Mico Tistis, Silvery-brown Bare-face Tamarin, Tamarin à Pieds Blancs, Tamarín de Manos Blancas, Titi, Titi Gris, Weißfußaffe)

Saguinus leucopus

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Postby Enzyme » Fri Dec 29, 2006 3:19 pm

Shigella sonnei (microorganism responsible of shigellosis).
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Postby sachin » Fri Dec 29, 2006 4:16 pm

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Golden Bandicoot
(Other Names: Péramèle Doré, Wintarru)

Isoodon auratus
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Postby Enzyme » Fri Dec 29, 2006 7:04 pm

Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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Postby sachin » Sat Dec 30, 2006 3:41 am

Asian Elephant
(Other Names: Asiatischer Elefant, Elefante Asiático, Eléphant d'Asie, Eléphant d'Inde, Indian or Asiatic Elephant)

Elephas maximus

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Postby Enzyme » Sat Dec 30, 2006 9:34 am

Staurastrum paradoxum
(Chlorophyta microalgae).
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Postby Enzyme » Sat Dec 30, 2006 9:36 am

sachin_at_biog wrote:Asian Elephant
(Other Names: Asiatischer Elefant, Elefante Asiático, Eléphant d'Asie, Eléphant d'Inde, Indian or Asiatic Elephant)


That's in Spanish, he he ;).
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Postby sachin » Sat Dec 30, 2006 5:40 pm

Drill
(Other Name: Dril)
Mandrillus leucophaeus

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The drill is found in both the Guinean Forests of West Africa

Endangered
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Postby Enzyme » Sat Dec 30, 2006 9:17 pm

Sorex granarius (iberic shrew)

Location: Spain.
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Postby sachin » Sun Dec 31, 2006 1:22 pm

Central American Squirrel Monkey
(Other Names: Barizo Dorsirrojo, Black-crowned Central American or Red-backed Squirrel Monkey, Mono Ardilla, Mono Titi, Saïmiri à Dos Roux, Singe-écureuil à Dos Rouge or à Dos Roux)

Saimiri oerstedii


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So qutee... Isnt it?? :wink:
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