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A 1D physical–biological model of the impact of highly intermittent phytoplankton distributions

Sandip Mandal, Hikaru Homma, Anupam Priyadarshi, Hans Burchard, S. Lan Smith, Kai W. Wirtz and Hidekatsu Yamazaki.

in Journal of Plankton Research

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6794 words.

Highly intermittent spatial variability of phytoplankton is observed ubiquitously in marine ecosystems, especially when measurements are performed at the micro-scale level. Therefore,...

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A 4500–Year Time-Series of Otariid Abundance on Sanak Island, Western Gulf of Alaska

Matthew W. Betts, Herbert D.C. Maschner and Veronica Lech.

in Human Impacts on Seals, Sea Lions, and Sea Otters

March 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8857 words.

Archaeological remains show that Steller sea lions and northern fur seals were crucially important to the subsistence strategies of most prehistoric Aleut. The hunting of otariids in the...

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A 5-year study of seasonal patterns in mesozooplankton community structure in a sub-Arctic fjord reveals dominance of Microsetella norvegica (Crustacea, Copepoda)

Kristine Engel Arendt, Thomas Juul-Pedersen, John Mortensen, Martin Emil Blicher and Søren Rysgaard.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6511 words.

The study presents data from a multi-year zooplankton sampling programme with year-round monthly sampling in a sub-Arctic fjord in Greenland (Godthåbsfjord). A total of 56 zooplankton...

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A 5-Year Study of the Adult Flight Periodicity of 27 Caddisfly (Trichoptera) Species in Forest and Meadow Habitats of a First-Order Lower Michigan (USA) Stream

David C. Houghton.

in Environmental Entomology

December 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7660 words.

Life cycles of 27 caddisfly species were estimated from weekly adult flight periodicity data during 2010–2014 from a forest and a meadow site of a small stream in northern Lower Michigan....

A 5-year study of the influence of the northeast and southwest monsoons on copepod assemblages in the boundary coastal waters between the East China Sea and the Taiwan Strait

Jiang-Shiou Hwang, Sami Souissi, LI-Chun Tseng, Laurent Seuront, François G. Schmitt, Lee-Shing Fang, Shao-Hung Peng, Cheng-Han WU, Shih-Hui Hsiao, Wen-Hung Twan, Tsui-Ping Wei, Ram Kumar, Tien-Hsi Fang, Qing-Chao Chen and C. Kim Wong.

in Journal of Plankton Research

October 2006; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 7246 words.

Danshuei River in the northwestern tip of Taiwan discharges into the boundary coastal waters between the East China Sea and the Taiwan Strait. We conducted a 5-year study between October...

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A 60-year ocean colour data set from the continuous plankton recorder

Dionysios E. Raitsos, Anthony Walne, Samantha J. Lavender, Priscilla Licandro, Philip C. Reid and Martin Edwards.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 3797 words.

The phytoplankton colour index (PCI) of the Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) survey is an in situ measure of ocean colour, which is considered a proxy of the phytoplankton biomass. PCI...

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A 91-year record of seasonal and interannual variability of diatoms from laminated sediments in Saanich Inlet, British Columbia

Melissa R. McQuoid and Louis A. Hobson.

in Journal of Plankton Research

February 1997; p ublished online February 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Diatom seasonal succession and interannual variability were studied using laminated sediments from Saanich Inlet, British Columbia, for the years 1900–1991. Frozen sediment cores allowed...

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“A severe stinging and much fatigue” –Frank Benton and his 1881 search for Apis dorsata

James P. Strange.

in American Entomologist

April 2001; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Aardvark

Rudi J. van Aarde.

in The Encyclopedia of Mammals

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1361 words.

Few people have had the fortune of a close encounter with the aardvark, one of Africa's most bizarre and specialized

aardvark

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 9 words.

aardvark

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

Few people have had the fortune of a close encounter with the aardvark, one of Africa's most bizarre and specialized mammals. Nocturnal and secretive, this ant and termite...

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aardvark

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 7 words.

aardwolf

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5 words.

aardwolf

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6 words.

ABAMECTIN AND THIAMETHOXAM FORMULATIONS FOR CONTROL OF TWOSPOTTED SPIDER MITE IN STRAWBERRY, 2011

James F. Price and Curtis A. Nagle.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2012; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

abaptation

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 60 words.

The process by which an organism is fitted to its environment as a consequence of the characters it inherits, which

abaptation

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

The process by which an organism is fitted to its environment as a consequence of the characters it inherits, which have been filtered by natural selection in previous environments. Because...

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abaptation

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 60 words.

The process by which an organism is fitted to its environment as a consequence of the characters it inherits, which

Abbot, Charles (1761–1817), botanist and entomologist

Enid Slatter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Entomology; Botany. 644 words.

Abbot, Charles (1761–1817), botanist and entomologist, was born on 24 March 1761. He was educated at Winchester College and matriculated at New College, Oxford, in 1779, gaining his BA in...

The ABC model and the diversity of plant reproductive structures

Beverley Glover.

in Understanding Flowers and Flowering Second Edition

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 7721 words.

The majority of the ABC genes involved in floral organ identity encode MADS box transcription factors, a very ancient family of DNA-binding proteins. By tracing the evolutionary history of...

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