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Predatory Animal

Any animal that lives by preying on other animals.


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Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

... vessel in heart. Uncaring pleasure that fatty food gives (most likely animal product like meat, milk, cheese etc) motivates animals to keep eating ... Possible that naturally oily skin in animals is enough to start predatory eating frenzy by giving very pleasant mood. Dairy products are ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
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Evolving non "life-or-death" but useful characteristics

... show the "whites of their eyes", because humans are social animals, and eyes are (or were) very important in communication, being able to see which way a person's eyes were directed. Predatory animals, like cats and dogs especially, don't show the whites of their ...

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by Rap
Tue Jul 03, 2012 6:13 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolving non "life-or-death" but useful characteristics
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Views: 4872

Re: Help me with this Biology home work? Anyone PLEASE!!!

... 2. If you’re using an up-to-date light microscope to examine animal cells, you won’t be able to detect A. bacterial-size cell bodies. ... most accurately be thought of as A. noncompetitive. C. cooperative. B. predatory. D. selfish cooperation. 4. In sexual reproduction, a line of genes ...

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by giselleposse
Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:29 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help me with this Biology home work? Anyone PLEASE!!!
Replies: 34
Views: 28945

A Monkey's Uncle

... should be) then they must have started out fairly early with either animal. And each cumulative mutation would take them further apart. (I also ... God, no. "But since it does exist, of course you will see some predatory behaviors specifically aimed at it. (schooling behaviours)" ...

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by JDavidE
Thu Mar 22, 2007 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
Replies: 26
Views: 56989

A Monkey's Uncle

... where the "in common" genes are at work. Your examples of animal behavior border on the logic of the Intelligent Design crowd: if it's ... behaviors. But since it does exist, of course you will see some predatory behaviors specifically aimed at it. Salmon behavior may not be ...

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by Darby
Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
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Views: 56989
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