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Ornate

ornate

A term that refers to the patterning of the scutum (gray or white markings on a dark background) in ixodid ticks.

Origin: L. Ornatus, decorated


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Re: 7 deadly sins in nature

Hi, I have to complie a list of examples in nature (non human) of the '7 deadly sins' to link to human behaviour . For example Gluttony: The ornate horned frog. It will eat anything in their path. Even if it is larger/unmanagable. Envy: recent study into capuchin monkeys suggest they display ...

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by animartco
Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:11 pm
 
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Topic: 7 deadly sins in nature
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7 deadly sins in nature

Hi, I have to complie a list of examples in nature (non human) of the '7 deadly sins' to link to human behaviour . For example Gluttony: The ornate horned frog. It will eat anything in their path. Even if it is larger/unmanagable. Envy: recent study into capuchin monkeys suggest they display ...

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by sibridge
Wed Oct 23, 2013 11:20 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: 7 deadly sins in nature
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