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Horsehair

Horsehair

a hair of a horse, especially one from the mane or tail; the hairs of the mane or tail taken collectively; a fabric or tuft made of such hairs.

(Science: zoology) horsehair worm, the hair worm or gordius.


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Why do you keep talking about species

... mantle round shell 112,000[9] Nematoda Thread like Round worms Round cross section, keratin cuticle 80 000 – 1 million Nematomorpha Thread form Horsehair worms about 320 Nemertea A sea nymph Ribbon worms about 1200 Onychophora Claw bearer Velvet worms Legs tipped by chitinous claws about 200 ...

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by gamila
Mon Jun 29, 2009 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why do you keep talking about species
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The Fiber Disease

... research and couldn't get it out of my mind. So I started looking up Morgellons and then Fiber Disease and then went to the bug world. Since the horsehair worm seemed to be the closest to the symptoms exhibited when that presents itself, I thought that even though it's not been invasive in the ...

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by foreign devil
Wed May 17, 2006 4:05 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Morgellan's Disease--Could it be the Horsehair Worm?

... The hairlike bits seem to have a life of their own when you go to grab them. I went researching and came across descriptions of the common Horsehair Worm which lives where there are damp leaky sinks or faucets, the edges of streams and so on. Normally they aren't invasive. But what if something ...

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by foreign devil
Wed May 17, 2006 2:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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