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Indigenous

native, originating or occurring naturally in the place specified. Originating where it is found; the autochthonal fauna of australia includes the kangaroo; autochthonous rocks and people and folktales; endemic folkways; the Ainu are indigenous to the northernmost islands of Japan.Native, naturally occurring without the interference of man.


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The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... Toad, Zebra Mussel, etc.) are any less catastrophic--nor is it a dimension of the argument for introducing species which are endangered in their indigenous ranges in order to conserve them. It is, however, an assertion that sometimes the introduction of an exotic species can be a good thing for ...

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by vacohee
Sun Jun 10, 2012 4:55 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
Replies: 3
Views: 4679

What type of animal is this? (rodent-like mammal)

Rodents are the largest group of mammals, constituting almost half the class Mammalia’s approximately 4,660 species. They are indigenous to every land area except Antarctica, New Zealand, and a few Arctic and other oceanic islands, although some species have been introduced even to those ...

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by bellyjelly
Tue Jul 12, 2011 10:20 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What type of animal is this? (rodent-like mammal)
Replies: 9
Views: 8765

Re: Quantified similarity between starfish and human DNA

... DNA. You said the research you found was from a text book right? I'll say about three years back I was focusing on a specific starfish which was indigenous to the south pacific. My studying has stopped since I am now back in school. I think they are an excellent candidate to study. However you ...

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by CXCR4
Thu Nov 11, 2010 11:27 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Quantified similarity between starfish and human DNA
Replies: 2
Views: 6167

Entomology question, Identification?

... please help with the identification of the attached insect that was sent to me by a friend who lives in New South Wales in Australia, is this an indigenous species or introduced? Many Thanks Stu

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by vk4vfx
Mon May 03, 2010 2:20 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Entomology question, Identification?
Replies: 2
Views: 1847

Why are people so in love with tetrapods?

... will also watch those keenly. But, they will never take a glance at any small molluscs like snails or bivalves. Neither will they be interested in indigenous species of birds or snakes. Contrary to them, the city (obviously Indian) folks show more interest both in birds and snakes rather than those ...

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by surajitkoley
Sun Jun 21, 2009 4:09 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Why are people so in love with tetrapods?
Replies: 4
Views: 7125
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