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(Science: biology) One of the subdivisions, of more importance than genus, into which certain families are divided.

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Re: Identify the plant

... would help a lot if you all would give a location. It is also kind of hard without a flower. It is obviously a legume (Fabaceae). Probably Mimosa subfamily. If you are in Australia, I would guess maybe an Acacia??

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by wildman
Thu Oct 29, 2009 5:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Identify the plant
Replies: 5
Views: 2281

what butterfly is this?

... I was browsing http://www.biolib.cz/en/main/ gallery. What I gathered there is that it (the butterfly) may be a member of the family Lycaenidae, subfamily - Lycaeninae (asian sapphires). Somewhat similar species images can be found at - 1) http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxonimage/id73069/?taxonid=51368&type=1 ...

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by surajitkoley
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: what butterfly is this?
Replies: 8
Views: 6173

Animal Name Game!

Still nope. :D Its not in that subfamily.

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by Beetle
Sun Jul 01, 2007 7:44 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 160998

Peaches and Almonds?

... of peaches, plums, and cherries we in the business call it a seed That's true. Your friend just must have thought that all seeds of Prunoidae subfamily are called almonds. I thought that the almond was a seperate species.[...]And if so, are they edible? Of course you are right. Almond ( Amygdalus ...

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by SU_reptile
Wed Sep 06, 2006 6:21 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Peaches and Almonds?
Replies: 2
Views: 4415

The Fiber Disease

... family, containing the novel PRONE domain (plant-specific Rop nucleotide exchanger), which is exclusively active towards members of the Rop subfamily. AT5G19510.1 elongation factor 1B alpha-subunit 2 (eEF1Balpha2), identical to elongation factor 1B alpha-subunit (Arabidopsis thaliana) GI:6686821 ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sun Aug 27, 2006 2:40 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6270850
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