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A reduced or rudimentary leaf, for example surrounding a dormant bud, a thin flap of tissue, for example on the ventral surface of a liverwort thallus and at the base of a stamen in members of the family Simaroubaceae.


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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Diagnosis: black/brown spots on koi scales; picture included

... but they look a bit like argulus, or fish lice. If you look very closely they should be more or less the same rounded shape and be on top of the scales? Looking very close you can see little 'eyes'. If they are argulus you can hold the fish and pick them off with tweezers. Put them in water and ...

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by animartco
Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:23 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Diagnosis: black/brown spots on koi scales; picture included
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Diagnosis: black/brown spots on koi scales; picture included

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by animus
Mon Jun 24, 2013 1:30 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Diagnosis: black/brown spots on koi scales; picture included
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by ryno
Thu Nov 22, 2012 6:43 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: BCl-2 Modelling and Kinetic Data
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Book recommendation for exam

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