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Of the colour called scarlet; as, a scarlet cloth or thread.

(Science: zoology) Scarlet admiral, the red admiral. See Red.

(Science: botany) Scarlet bean See tanager.

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Mimicry - Mertensian/Emsleyan

... deadly) and harmless species model from (mimic) a moderately harmful one. The classic example is a deadly coral snake and a harmless milksnake (scarlet kingsnake) mimicking a moderately harmful false coral snake (the name 'false' is a bit misleading because it's actually the other way round ...

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by nicholasetew
Mon May 28, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mimicry - Mertensian/Emsleyan
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Views: 3565

Determining if one gene or two seperates phenotypes

... genes separates eye color in Drosophila melanogaster . Both of the eye color genes are mutant (one is "white" (w) and the other is "scarlet" (st)). I know that the while gene is located on the "X" chromosome and the scarlet gene is located on the 3rd chromosome, but ...

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by MacCarth
Mon Oct 19, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Determining if one gene or two seperates phenotypes
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Views: 1280

How does a flower get bright color??

... compounds called "anthocyanidins" are the basic ingredients. They are named for the flowers in which they were first found, such as the scarlet "pelargonidin" from the geranium or Pelargonium, the purple "petunidin" from the Petunia, or the blue-violet "delphinidin" ...

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by dipjyoti
Fri Oct 06, 2006 5:41 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: How does a flower get bright color??
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Views: 13658

The Fiber Disease

... first time in their clinical career), the hoof beats on the plains of Arizona are not only exotic striped zebras, but a veritable herd of flashing scarlet elephants with bright yellow bows and ringing bells on, everything will change. First you have got to hook them. I've told you all before that ...

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by Cilla
Fri Apr 21, 2006 3:45 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Name game

A ra Maca o Scarlet Macaw :)

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by x_forensics=life_x
Wed Feb 01, 2006 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name game
Replies: 176
Views: 184834

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