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Crustacean

Crustacean

a shell-covered sea creature - for example crabs and lobsters.


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human genes

... And the one with most genes is a zooplankton, Daphnia pulex, with 31,000 genes; according to this news: http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-02-crustacean-genome-sequenced.html. The record for the most genes can change in the course of time as new genome projects are conducted. Some genes' primer ...

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by DRT23
Sun Feb 27, 2011 2:42 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: human genes
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Views: 3040

What are these?

oh its a deep-sea benthic crustacean...they are scavenger...I think its a Giant Isopod...

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by animemusic8
Sun Feb 14, 2010 9:11 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What are these?
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Views: 1863

What are these?

Definitely a Crustacean. My guess would be a Giant Isopod (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bathynomus_giganteus), only a guess but they seem to match the size and shape.

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by Chroma
Thu Jan 21, 2010 6:22 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What are these?
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Views: 1863

Blood is red.

... it from the other side and you will see red. That is capillary blood you are observing. It's red folks. If you see blue when you do this, your a crustacean. RLJ

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by rlj
Thu Sep 06, 2007 9:34 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blood is always red, never blue.
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The Fiber Disease

... etc) - and who like all animals have a set of genes called hox genes, which lay down some of the basic patterns during development. He compared a crustacean, the shrimp artemia, with the fruit fly and concluded that the hox genes existed in their full complement in a common ancestor. Most importantly, ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Jul 15, 2006 4:24 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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