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Re: Small intestines and Intestinal crpyts -crypts of Leiberkuhn

... these cells provide a primary defense to microbial colonization in this sensitive regions of the small intestine. Only mammalian herbivores and omnivores have Paneth cells.

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by britney12
Fri Jul 22, 2011 7:11 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Small intestines and Intestinal crpyts -crypts of Leiberkuhn
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Views: 3108

Re: whales

... The two things are widely different, as you would know if you ever saw a cow's entrails. You may have heard about these novel creatures called omnivores, they have a digestive tract longer then a carnivore, yet shorter then a herbivore. Interestingly they can eat both meat and plant matter ...

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by Chroma
Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:30 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: whales
Replies: 23
Views: 17812

Re: dog and wolf

... direction of wolves being the ancestors. Other odd wolf/dog differences. 1.) Dogs have longer intestines than wolves. Generally, herbivores and omnivores have longer intestines than pure predaters, because it takes more processing to make a piece of a tree into a piece of you than to make a ...

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by EdLincoln
Mon Mar 16, 2009 11:51 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: dog and wolf
Replies: 27
Views: 24962

Cats vs. Humans

... to be predators of small, quick moving prey, and as such need to have very fast movements and be able to perform impressive physical feats. As omnivores, humans have more options. We never had to be especially fast to eat; fruit tends not to run off from the tree too fast. Cats may have proportionally ...

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by Khaiy
Thu Jun 14, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Cats vs. Humans
Replies: 11
Views: 15974

Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)

... things that this group of insects can help with. I have also found that most species are more inclined to dine on the droppings of herbivores and omnivores. However one study found that they were not adverse to fox and dog droppings. See below the study. I have also read that different species ...

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by Mr. Tallahassee
Thu May 17, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 129126
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