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shrub

A woody plant less than 5 metres (approx. 15 feet) high, either without a distinct main main stem, or with branches persisting on the main main stem almost to its base.


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Factors that influence a biome.

Biomes are defined by factors such as plant structures (such as trees, shrubs, and grasses), leaf types (such as broadleaf and needleleaf), plant spacing (forest, woodland, savanna), and climate. Unlike ecozones, biomes are not defined by genetic, taxonomic, ...

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by Xzibit
Mon Aug 15, 2011 9:23 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Factors that influence a biome.
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Re: Does anyone know what spider this is?

... are coated with dew. They greatly favor locations near water or near moss, and are often found in leaf litter and detritus or on the leaves of shrubs and trees.& it's nt so harmful"I think dis will help u.... :)

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by Asifchamp
Mon Apr 25, 2011 4:15 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Does anyone know what spider this is?
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Re: What is the proof...

... generation because they 'want it to'. Imagine tens of thousands of years ago the climate is changing and trees are adapting to become taller from shrubs to canopy trees, the giraffes are short enough so they can only reach the bottom third of the tree, now image the advantage that a giraffe would ...

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by futurezoologist
Fri Feb 20, 2009 11:46 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What is the proof...
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Community vs. Population

... course, not only lions live in that desert--where the desert is a type of community; there are also other plants and animals there like grasses, shrubs; animals like gazelles, zebras, hyenas, and the like.

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by mcar
Wed Jan 30, 2008 1:05 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Community vs. Population
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Views: 45851

"Twenty questions"-biology game

... Pterophyta (Ferns)? Cycadophyta (Cycads)? Ginkgophyta (Maidenhair Tree)? Anthophyta (Flowering Plants)? Coniferophyta (Cone-Bearing Trees & Shrubs)? Gnetophyta (Gnetum & Welwitschia)? PS. is it too much? ah well..... :shock: LOL :lol: what on earth is: Gnetum & Welwitschia)? :lol: ...

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by Linn
Sun Nov 05, 2006 5:31 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
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