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Bonobos may be more closely linked to anatomy of human ancestors, study finds - News-Medical.net


News-Medical.net
By studying the muscles of bonobos (which indicates how they physically function), the team was able to discover that they are more closely related to human anatomy than common chimpanzees, in the sense that their muscles have changed less than they ...

Study: Whale, boat collisions off New England coast more common than previously thought - WMUR Manchester


WMUR Manchester
Off Alaska, 25 of 108 reported whale collisions between 1978 and 2011 resulted in the animal's death, according to a 2012 report in the Journal of Marine Biology. For the Gulf of Maine study, the authors reviewed more than 200,000 photos of 624 ...
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Study: Whale and Boat Collisions May Be More Common - U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report
A new study in the journal Marine Mammal Science said whale ship strikes might be more common than previously suspected sighting almost 15 percent of humpback whales are injured by ships strikes. (Skyler Suhrer/Whale and Dolphin Conservation via ...

Common Missouri Spiders

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Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

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

Common Spiders in Japan
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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
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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.