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Leeches

Leeches

annelids of the class hirudinea, especially hirudo medicinalis. Some species, the bloodsuckers, may become temporarily parasitic upon animals, including man. Leeches were formerly used extensively for drawing blood.


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are these invertebrates parasite or not?

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by biomeeh
Thu Aug 25, 2011 10:20 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Leeches
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Why are people so in love with tetrapods?

... put the mud in a tank of water, let it settle for a few days, then go back and collect whatever creatures I can find - copepods, cladocerans, leeches, snails, plants, insect larvae (dragonfly larvae are my favourites), whatever, and add them to the tank. If you get enough things, such a tank ...

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by wbla3335
Fri Jun 05, 2009 4:03 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Why are people so in love with tetrapods?
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Views: 7446

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... especially in women who had repeated miscarriages and was a member of a team that identified eight new anti-clotting agents in the saliva of leeches. —Circumstance of Death: Professors Yaacov Matzner and Amiram Eldor were on their way back to Israel via Switzerland when their plane came down ...

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by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 159867

hey..

im more into the commercial values of leeches.. juz started, now im gathering all basic info inclusing their taxonomy... but unfortunately, i cant find any published reports on this.. so far which species u focused on? do u have the detail taxonomy ...

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by lazleech
Wed Jun 13, 2007 8:22 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Leeches
Replies: 42
Views: 23712

does this forum still active?

hellloooo.. juz checking.. is this forum still actve??? im doing research on leeches now... lets share.....

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by lazleech
Tue Jun 12, 2007 9:20 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Leeches
Replies: 42
Views: 23712
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