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mussels

marine bivalve mollusks especially of the genus mytilus or freshwater bivalve mollusks, especially the genera unio and anodonta. The edible mussel is mytilus edulis.


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The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... couldn't hunt them instead of pheasants. Chukars and Hungarian partridge compete with California and Gambel's quail. While zebra and quagga mussels do clean up water, I questions JorgeLobo's contention that they've "been credited with...subsequent increase in fish populations." ...

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by thoffnagle
Tue Jun 11, 2013 4:07 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
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Re: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... reduction of particulate pollution and subsequent increase in fish populations. On the otherside they've reduced populations of "native" mussels and been the source of avian botulism. That it blocks cooling vents for power plants is not an environmental problem per se. You can even see ...

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by JorgeLobo
Sun Jun 10, 2012 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
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Diversity vs Density

... is a 10m x 10m beach with 100 oysters on it, all varying in size between 6cm and 20cm shell length. A second 10 x 10m beach has 20 oysters, 30 mussels, 15 snails, 25 worms all of various sizes. How would you compare the density with the diversity as this could be a fundimental issue of the ...

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by Bryozoa
Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:36 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Diversity vs Density
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Views: 1128

flatworms questions for school please help (multiple choice)

... Symmetry No Symmetry 7: An example of an Echinoderm is A Planaria A Hydra A Sea Urchin 8: . The Starfish is specially designed to eat Clams or mussels because it can turn its _________ inside out Pyloric Stomach Cardiac Stomach Tube Feet 9: The Nervous System of a starfish consists of There ...

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by smilesfromhvn807
Fri Jan 05, 2007 5:45 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: flatworms questions for school please help (multiple choice)
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fastest animal

slowest animal? the ones that don't move. porifera, some clams, mussels etc

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by MrMistery
Mon Jan 01, 2007 8:45 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: fastest animal
Replies: 40
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