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species-specific

Applying only to a particular species, said of effects that vary depending on the species in question.


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Population ecology

I recently came across a question in an assignment. It states that a species a frog lives on the coast of California and that they range in size based on location. Smaller ones are at the top, middle in the middle and larger on the bottom. What event would ...

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by Tlaurain
Fri Apr 11, 2014 5:36 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Population ecology
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Views: 11

Please check my answers.

... which makes mating impossible with partners of opposite shell shape. C. A newly constructed housing development divides the habitat of a bird species in two, forcing the birds to fly from one section to the other. D. Some females of a species of spider prefer to mate with males that have red ...

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by moondisyko
Fri Apr 04, 2014 9:00 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Please check my answers.
Replies: 1
Views: 80

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... intelligent creator" just as there is NO evidence of microbe to human evolution. There is, however, abundant evidence that WE can create new species and WE can send them to other planets. Hence, we can extrapolate that there is a possibility that this was done to us in the past. The theory ...

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by Cat
Sat Mar 15, 2014 7:48 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution
Replies: 52
Views: 43285

Re: Ecological Niche

... I like is from http://www.nps.gov/glba/forteachers/marine-environment-instructional-resources.htm Ecological Niche - The way a species 'makes its living;' where it lives, what it consumes, and how it avoids consumption by predators or displacement by other species. ; however, ...

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by Gannet
Tue Mar 11, 2014 9:44 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Ecological Niche
Replies: 4
Views: 11529

Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas

... I am just challenging the concept. I concur with taxes and reflexes being innate, and that evolutionary adaptation affecting genes which changes a species physiology (which includes the nervous system). I challenge the concept of the following behaviors being instinctive (unconditional response) ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 5:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas
Replies: 1
Views: 273
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