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Graduates of UMSL ecology center make their mark - STLtoday.com


STLtoday.com
The University of Missouri-St. Louis' own Whitney R. Harris World Ecology Center — a long-standing partnership between UMSL, the Missouri Botanical Garden and the St. Louis Zoo — has spent almost three decades working to reverse the trend of ...

Brexit could spell extinction for endangered Irish flora and fauna - Irish Times


Irish Times
Plant and animal species could become extinct in both parts of Ireland because of Brexit, environmentalists have warned. A fifth are already threatened, and a hard environmental border could undermine common standards and water down protection of those ...

Scientists Identify New Molecular Pathway that Controls Aging - Sci-News.com


Sci-News.com
... led by Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has discovered a conserved molecular pathway that controls lifespan and healthspan in mice and nematode worms Caenorhabditis elegans, a common model organism in biological research.

Common Missouri Spiders

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Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

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Common Missouri Wasps and Bees
United States

This site offers lots of detailed information on wasps and bees, particularly those found in Missouri.

Common Spiders in Japan
Japan

Line drawings, photos, and notes by Mikio Sekine. Also short articles on various insects.

Common Spiders Found Around Homes and Buildings
United States

Features common Kentucky spiders and provdes information about the differnt spider types.

Palystes: Rain Spiders, Lizard-eating Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Black Widow Spiders and Other Spiders of Medical Importance
United States

Brief information on the black widow and brown recluse; links to related web sites.

Latrodectus: Button Spiders, Widow Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Close-up View of Common Knotweed, Common Lamb's-quarters and Sheep Sorrel
United States

Photographic study by Brian Johnston of these three species, Polygonum arenastrum, Chenopodium album and Rumex acetosella.

Sicarius: Six-eyed Crab Spiders, Six-eyed Sand Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species from the Biodiversity Explorer.

United States

Collection of news stories and photos about mountain lions in Missouri and adjacent states.

United States

Offers photos and descriptions of many of the state's beautiful wildflowers, sorted by color and scientific name.