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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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Re: Definition of Parasite and embryos

... going with this definition. American Heritage Dictionary Parasite 1. Biology An organism that lives and feeds on or in an organism of a different species and causes harm to its host. ( of a different species ) With emphasis. https://www.ahdictionary.com/word/search.html?q=parasite

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by Knightomite
Thu Sep 11, 2014 6:43 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Definition of Parasite and embryos
Replies: 17
Views: 10528

Are Evergreens better for reducing carbon?

... quick rates of decomposition when compared to wood. Although there is significant differences in the decomposition rates of leaves from different species, I don't know if I would draw the line between evergreen and deciduous species. There are many evergreen species that have large soft leaves ...

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by BasicBiology
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:47 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Are Evergreens better for reducing carbon?
Replies: 2
Views: 745

Recommendations for Bacteria Detection?

... best way to do a field test on, say, a lake or puddle, to check the number of bacteria present in the water. I'm not as interested in particular species as I am in obtaining some idea of "bacteria density" or parts per gram. I'm not sure if it matters, but the water may be contaminated ...

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by lodestone25
Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:20 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Recommendations for Bacteria Detection?
Replies: 1
Views: 572

Smell Signposts for Engangered Species

I have a quick proposition for an experiment. For the purpose of protecting endangered species, perhaps a succession of smell 'signposts' could be built. Each would contain the scent of food from not only the area of the signpost, but also neighboring areas. Building ...

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by davidelkins777
Tue Jul 08, 2014 8:39 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Smell Signposts for Engangered Species
Replies: 0
Views: 305

Microevolution verus Macroevolution

... to provide the blue print for the morphology of the animal. Look at a great Dane and a chihuahua. And consider how the size of closely related species has altered over time ex horses getting progressively larger while elephants get smaller. Some plankton remain microscopic all their lives while ...

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by animartco
Sun Jul 06, 2014 3:17 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Microevolution verus Macroevolution
Replies: 16
Views: 21159
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