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Parasitic

Parasitic

(Science: biology) Pertaining to, of the nature of or caused by a parasite.

term that describes orgainisms living in or on other organisms from which food is obtained .

Origin: gr. Parasitikos


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The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... big enough to shoot, and has never reached pest proportions in its place of origin it's OK. I would certainly be against the introduction of a parasitic wasp. It might decide to prey on loads of rare and beneficial insects in its new habitat, and once thriving would be impossible to eradicate, ...

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by animartco
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:50 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
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How can i asses the parasie loading of littorina littoria?

I was hoping to assess the effect of secondary metabolites of several species of Rhodophycae to see if it produces an anti-parasitic response so i kinda need them to be as undamaged as possible. The trematodes would be located in the foot and digestive glands. Infection by the parasites ...

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by marineman
Fri Feb 22, 2013 6:38 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: How can i asses the parasie loading of littorina littoria?
Replies: 7
Views: 2731

Book recommendation for exam

... and their mechanism; coral reefs and their formation; metagenesis; general features and life history of Obelia and Aurelia. 6. Platyhelminthes : Parasitic adaptation; general features and life history of Fasciola and Taenia and their relation to man. 7. Nemathelminthes : General features, life ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
Replies: 3
Views: 4756

Mode of nutrition of spider and starfish

What is the mode of nutrition(holozoic, parasitic or saprophytic) of spider and starfish?

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by WilliamY
Wed Jun 13, 2012 3:45 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Mode of nutrition of spider and starfish
Replies: 5
Views: 4890

Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom

... telling where it is typically found, how it meets its nutritional needs using and explaining the correct terminology…autotrophic, heterotrophic,parasitic,photosynthetic, etc. and what impact it has to environment (including but not exclusive to man) also if it acts as decomposers, producers, ...

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by Ayeshaa
Thu May 10, 2012 3:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom
Replies: 0
Views: 5611
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