Debate and discussion of any biological questions not pertaining to a particular topic.
Owing to it's small size, rapid life cycle, and small genome Arabidopsis was the first plant to have it's entire genome sequenced... About 26000 genes, very close to homo sapiens...
1. Write all names as you should- italic, first letter capital
2. Please write larger explanations
3. Let's try to find important stuff(don't do like us mods and say Entamoeba coli
A protozoan )
"As a biologist, I firmly believe that when you're dead, you're dead. Except for what you live behind in history. That's the only afterlife" - J. Craig Venter
Armadillium vulgare the common pill bug or roly poly! It is a terrestrial crustation. I just did a report on it and it is one of the few scientific names I know. It lives 2-3 years and it can detoxify metals after ingesting them by de-ionizing them.
Man in civilization surveys the creature through the glass of his knowledge and sees thereby a feather magnified and the whole image in distortion. - Henry Benson
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