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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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Human Collembola Infestations

... of microscopic springtails on my microscope and others saw what i did. It may have been incidental, but it's hard to believe, out of thousands of species, many unknown, that none of them could burrow into human skin; especially if they can feed on wood and other matter. Like many others here, ...

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by urthchik
Sun Oct 05, 2014 12:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
Replies: 44
Views: 108643

Why Forest Are Necessary?

After all in our modern world where so much organic material is moving backwards and forwards between continents, containment of pest species isn't really an option anyway.

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by qaism123
Sat Oct 04, 2014 9:06 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Why Forest Are Necessary?
Replies: 3
Views: 2593

Re: antibiotic overuse ???

So, you suggest antibiotics should be used more aggressively and precisely to destroy resistant bacterial species before they take hold? I agree with more precise use of antibiotics based on microbiological tests. If you leave a mild infection in the body without treating it ...

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by boron
Thu Oct 02, 2014 7:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: antibiotic overuse ???
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Point me in the right direction?

Hello, Firstly, my apologies for how random this may first seem. I am a hobby breeder of freshwater shrimp . The caridina cantonensis species often display a golden trait, which means they are blind. What i have noticed is that these shrimp are also unable to display white pigment on their ...

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by Dinch
Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:52 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Point me in the right direction?
Replies: 0
Views: 65

The influence of area on the number of species

The mathematical pattern is simply: 10 x area = 2 x no. of species, but I think you get that. I take it what your struggling to get your head around is the fact that only 10% of the area could still support half of the original species? It is just a generalization, ...

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by BasicBiology
Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:12 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The influence of area on the number of species
Replies: 7
Views: 3150
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