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Birds-foot

(Science: botany) a papilionaceous plant, the Ornithopus, having a curved, cylindrical pod tipped with a short, clawlike point. Birds-foot trefoil.

(Science: botany) a genus of plants (Lotus) with clawlike pods. L. Corniculatas, with yellow flowers, is very common in Great Britain. The related plant, Trigonella ornithopodioides, is also European.


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Please check my answers.

... with partners of opposite shell shape. C. A newly constructed housing development divides the habitat of a bird species in two, forcing the birds to fly from one section to the other. D. Some females of a species of spider prefer to mate with males that have red markings while other females ...

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by moondisyko
Fri Apr 04, 2014 9:00 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Please check my answers.
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Re: Pentadactyl limb....

Pentadactyl limbs is a common feature found in tetrapods. The class amphibian, reptile, aves (birds), and mammals fall under this superclass tetrapods. The order primates fall under the class mammalia (mammals). So primates are mammals and they are Pentadactyl.

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by Jean1Mack
Fri Mar 21, 2014 6:55 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
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Ornithological conferences 2014

... I need conferences for experience, that's why I'm not interested in the big conferences like that. How I wrote above it have to be related with birds of prey.

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by lususvita
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:20 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ornithological conferences 2014
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Speciation and Evolution

Exactly, there are still some cacti on the new island, so there's no reason why the strongest (those who can fight away the other birds) shouldn't survive.

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by JackBean
Tue Feb 25, 2014 9:46 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Speciation and Evolution
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Re: 7 deadly sins in nature

... is also difficult, but I think it is a very worthwhile exercise to look for it, as I am pretty sure that all seven sins exist in most social birds and mammals.

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by animartco
Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:11 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: 7 deadly sins in nature
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