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rule

A statement of conditions, effects, or phenomena typically observed in agiven situation or process.


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The influence of area on the number of species

... might still have 50% of the niches available for different species to exploit and so you keep 50% of the species. Like I say it is just a general rule so it's not always correct. For real life examples, if you look at the diversity on oceanic islands, such as the Hawaii or the Pacific islands, ...

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by BasicBiology
Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:12 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The influence of area on the number of species
Replies: 7
Views: 3150

Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

I wouldn't make a general rule out of it. Except intelligence there are so many other things to consider that such theory as in subject is simply incomplete and unfair. Like someone earlier mentioned the case or rabbits and coyotes. Rabbits ...

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by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:52 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 14
Views: 9486

Trying to prove height increase...need help

You need an X-ray to confirm this. You need to X-ray both hands then using calipers to measure to rule out any other appearance of lengthening. There are too many variables from just an ordinary picture.

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by daniel.kurz
Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:01 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to prove height increase...need help
Replies: 2
Views: 842

Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis

... antisense oligos, delivered by microinjection. Dual mode of embryonic development is highlighted by expression and function of Nasonia pair-rule genes. Rosenberg MI, Brent AE, Payre F, Desplan C. eLife. 2014;3:e01440 doi:10.7554/eLife.01440 "Although parental RNAi in Nasonia is effective ...

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by jonmoulton
Fri Mar 07, 2014 5:57 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis
Replies: 0
Views: 1164

Newbie question about the first life

... are spontaneous degradation reactions. It's in the third list ["Physiology"], which I haven't uploaded yet. Actually this is a general rule since it also holds true for creatures other than animals. I've already told about that website here, in two zoology discussions, because it will ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:21 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 10529
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