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Species group

species group

(Science: zoology) The taxonomic categories species and subspecies.


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Re: Ecological Niche

... Ecological Niche - The way a species 'makes its living;' where it lives, what it consumes, and how it ... From Mitchell, Paul; Ecology, 101 Key Ideas; NTC Publishing Group; Chicago, IL; 2000; p069 “There is no such thing as the ecological ...

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by Gannet
Tue Mar 11, 2014 9:44 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Ecological Niche
Replies: 4
Views: 14025

Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology

The idea that evolution could be applied to groups became tied to the idea that Western culture could suppress local cultures, ... very incorrect. Rejecting group selection means saying that, in colonial species, the interactions and subgroups within the colony are irrelevant to the ...

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by Darby
Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology
Replies: 1
Views: 977

Re: 7 deadly sins in nature

... if an animal breaks this or 'sins' it is attacked and ostracised by the group. It is sometimes difficult to make out quite what the transgression ... thrown out. Finding evidence of 'false witness' or subterfuge (within a species, not as a hunting technique) or revenge is also difficult, but I ...

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by animartco
Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:11 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: 7 deadly sins in nature
Replies: 6
Views: 3251

Species Perfection?

... evolving in an isolated area such as an island and the Galapagos group is a perfect example as Charles Darwin explains in one of his books Origin of Species, anyway probably not much help but I just had to have say as the whole process facinates ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Nov 20, 2013 8:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Species Perfection?
Replies: 3
Views: 2150

Re: siphonophores

... right biology is awesome! There are roughly 200 spp of Siphonophore the species you mention is Physalia physalis which is the only species that floats, ... long!) 5) The evolution question is interesting, they are technically a group of single organisms but behave as an individual much like our ...

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by fumpledrumpskin
Sun Sep 15, 2013 3:08 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: siphonophores
Replies: 2
Views: 1974
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