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(Science: zoology) Any aquatic animal whose external covering consists of a shell, either testaceous, as in oysters, clams, and other mollusks, or crustaceous, as in lobsters and crabs.

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the harm of algae

... metabolite called domoic acid which is a neurotoxin and bio accumulates in marine life causing respiratory problems and can lead to amnesiac shellfish poisoning. Also do you mean in refernce to macro algae? Are you interested in the economic effects ? etc..

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by marineman
Sun Feb 24, 2013 1:28 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: the harm of algae
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Theories - Origin of Life

... and by giving oxygen to tissues - a few discolored. As a result, the arteries flowing dark-blue blood and the veins blue. However, some shellfish oxygen transport of substances close to the hemoglobin, and other similar proteins contain manganese." http://otvet.mail.ru/question/16010365/ ...

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by LeoPol
Mon Oct 10, 2011 8:30 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

Origin to ALL life is superfluous though. To presume that humanity, not unlike shellfish, not unlike bacteria… all "evolved" from a " common source " is superfluous. Why? Because the reasoning is Inductive, not Deductive. First Scientists would ...

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by Atheaut
Tue Oct 19, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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Re: Evolution of sexual reproduction

... Familiar examples of basic animal body plans are cnidarians (corals and jellyfish), mollusks (squids and shellfish), arthropods (crustaceans, insects, and trilobites), echinoderms (sea star and sea urchins), and the chordates (animals with backbones), the ...

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by jevg
Tue Aug 24, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of sexual reproduction
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Views: 36202

Hypothetical situation:

What would it take for someone to live after having a hemocyanin transfusion from certain shellfish? It was asked to me as a serious question but don't be afraid to have fun with it :]

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by MAB
Sun Nov 25, 2007 9:03 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hypothetical situation:
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