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Diameter

The length of a straight line passing through the centre of a circle and connecting opposite points on its circumference, hence the distance between two specified opposite points on the periphery of a structure such as the cranium or pelvis.


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Mysterious Tooth

... 16 years ago. I have always wondered what type of animal it came from. See attached images. It is 3-1/4" (82mm) long x 1/4" (7mm) diameter. I would be guessing that it came from either a cat-like carnivore or possibly monkey, tapir or even a musk deer. Let me know what your thoughts ...

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by Sideshow
Fri Jun 20, 2014 6:07 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Mysterious Tooth
Replies: 2
Views: 689

help identify this mys

... 16 years ago. I have always wondered what type of animal it came from. See attached images. It is 3-1/4" (82mm) long x 1/4" (7mm) diameter. I would be guessing that it came from either a cat-like carnivore or possibly monkey, tapir or even a musk deer. Let me know what your thoughts ...

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by Sideshow
Thu Jun 19, 2014 10:27 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: help identify this mys
Replies: 0
Views: 454

Re: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom

... : The true plasmodial slime molds exist in nature as a plasmodium, a multinucleate blob of protoplasm up to several centimeters in diameter, without cell walls and only a cell membrane to keep everything in. This “supercell” (a syncytium) is essentially a large ameba with thousands ...

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by Sadial
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:29 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom
Replies: 2
Views: 3797

Re:

... a swarm). 1 cyanobacteria can do that 1 Magnetoglobus -> dead The MMP is a large prokaryotic microorganism that ranges from about 3 to 12 μm in diameter. It is best described as an aggregation of about 10 to 40 Gram-negative, genetically similar cells that swim only as an intact unit and not ...

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by BlahBlahBlah
Thu Jun 27, 2013 1:46 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Multicellular prokaryote
Replies: 27
Views: 28010

How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes

... I think the contaminating colonies were nearly identical; they were small, though. Probably the size of...I don't know; probably had half the diameter of a pencil eraser. Yes, whitish. Some of the colonies were rounded while others were not.

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by animus
Thu Jun 27, 2013 12:18 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes
Replies: 8
Views: 4548
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