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Equivalved edible marine mollusks that live wholly or partially in sand or mud. Some genera are mya, venus, and mactra.

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Biology Lab report Advice.....HELP

... emphasis on the evolutionary progress of these organisms. I do know he is talking the animals that I dissected from the animal kingdom which are: clams, starfish, crawfish, perch, and fetal pig can someone give me an example of how he wants me to do this.(Please don use the above animals; that ...

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by littlebittygirl
Thu Oct 22, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology Lab report Advice.....HELP
Replies: 2
Views: 1771

The effects of Ocean Dumping to Water Pollution

... due to lack of oxygen. Some aquatic organism in polluted water store concentrated hazardous chemical substances in their bodies. Oysters, clams and other mollusks are often used as man’s food. These aquatic animals are also found to contain radioactive water materials within their bodies. ...

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by bhaby
Sat Oct 17, 2009 3:33 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
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living forever

... shorter life span than humans, there are some animals that easily surpass us. For example, I read that they recently discovered that some deep sea clams may live up to 300 or 400 years of age. And of course, there are plants such as many trees that can live hundreds of years, some possibly over ...

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by biohazard
Wed Sep 02, 2009 6:03 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: living forever
Replies: 13
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Re: research on starfish

... 3.It competes directly with other echinoderms, I do believe. 4. To actually capture their food they use their arms with tube feet, when they eat clams they secrete digestive (stuff) in the shell, waits for awhile, then sucks it out. at least this is what i remember from class, i haven't looked ...

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by February Beetle
Sat Jan 06, 2007 10:29 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: research on starfish
Replies: 9
Views: 11939

flatworms questions for school please help (multiple choice)

... Radial Symmetry No Symmetry 7: An example of an Echinoderm is A Planaria A Hydra A Sea Urchin 8: . The Starfish is specially designed to eat Clams or mussels because it can turn its _________ inside out Pyloric Stomach Cardiac Stomach Tube Feet 9: The Nervous System of a starfish consists ...

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by smilesfromhvn807
Fri Jan 05, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: flatworms questions for school please help (multiple choice)
Replies: 1
Views: 3317
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