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by Deflare
Fri Jan 28, 2005 12:34 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: In regards to 'species'
Replies: 10
Views: 11859

Thank you for your help; this issue had been irritating me for a while. I will now continue along my merry way.
by Deflare
Thu Jan 27, 2005 12:06 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: In regards to 'species'
Replies: 10
Views: 11859

Ah, thank you. However, if these species are capable of producing viable offspring, then doesn't that beg the question of whether or not they should be categorized as seperate species?
by Deflare
Wed Jan 26, 2005 6:58 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: In regards to 'species'
Replies: 10
Views: 11859

In regards to 'species'

So far, my understanding of the definiton of 'species' is that it means a classification of organisms (animals, in this case) that are only able to create reproductively viable offspring with other members of its species. However, well-known concepts in zoology and, presumably, other life sciences d...
by Deflare
Wed Jan 12, 2005 7:05 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Need Help with Phrasology
Replies: 1
Views: 5781

Update: I've been informed of the phrase in a different thread. Thanks for all your help. :roll:
by Deflare
Wed Jan 12, 2005 2:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with Phrasology required
Replies: 2
Views: 5538

Thank you; I believe that this will generate much more appropriate responses than my previous queries.
by Deflare
Tue Jan 11, 2005 3:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with Phrasology required
Replies: 2
Views: 5538

Help with Phrasology required

(Also posted in Zoology section) I'm doing a report for my biology class about mechanisms of sex change, such as certian species of frog are capable of. However, I'm having difficulty finding resource materials, as I don't know the 'official' term for this type of sex change. Merely searching for 's...
by Deflare
Tue Jan 11, 2005 3:31 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Need Help with Phrasology
Replies: 1
Views: 5781

Need Help with Phrasology

I'm doing a report for my biology class about mechanisms of sex change, such as certian species of frog are capable of. However, I'm having difficulty finding resource materials, as I don't know the 'official' term for this type of sex change. Merely searching for 'sex change' brings in... interesti...
by Deflare
Tue Jan 11, 2005 3:28 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Giants of the Animal Kingdom
Replies: 11
Views: 20581

Most megafauna (really big animals) has gone extinct long ago. The biggest reptiles, the dinosaurs, went extinct 65 million years ago. The biggest birds were incapable of competing with mammalian hunters and went extinct. Giant mammals, such as the wooly mammoth and giant ground sloth, went extinct ...