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Linking Biodiversity And Species Richness in Grasslands To Plant Bioenergy Potential - Science Trends

Science Trends
Landowners and farmers increasingly lack incentives to continue extensively managing (grazing or mowing) such habitats, particularly when the true value of such species-rich grasslands is not common knowledge (habitat for many animal species including ...

From drug pricing and 'biosimilars' to opioids and culture — a wrap and podcast from biotech's big conference - San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco Business Times
The drugs are common in Europe but have faced opposition in the United States as biotech industry leaders have argued that knockoffs of their large-molecule drugs shouldn't be interchangeable with the brand-name therapies. One of Coherus' next targets ...

Creation of a Biodiversity Corridor in Saint-Laurent - Announcement of the Three Finalists in the Multidisciplinary ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Canada NewsWire (press release)
SAINT-LAURENT, QC, Jan. 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - At Borough Council's general meeting on January 9, 2018, Saint-Laurent Mayor Alan DeSousa announced the names of the three finalist teams in the multidisciplinary landscape architecture competition to ...

Dictionary of Common (Vernacular) Names

Vienna - Austria

The website is a dictionary of common names of animals, plants and other organisms. The main principle of including a name is "as used". Search any name in any language, and in any script.

Australian Insects Common Names

List of standard common and scientific names with distribution maps, images, and notes.

Australian Insects Common Names

Online taxonomy database, based on the CSIRO Handbook of Australian Insect Names, featuring common and scientific nomenclature, distribution maps, and images of insects found in Australian territories.

United States

Searchable database of the official names adopted for use by the American Phytopathological Society in its publications. Includes diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, nematodes, phytoplasmas, virus (and virus-like), and miscellaneous diseases/disorders.

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.

Ecology Dictionary
United States

Provides definitions of words used in the study of ecology to enable people to better understand discussions on environmental subjects.

United States

Defines terms used in the study of fishes and fisheries.

Tico Ethnobotanical Dictionary
United States

Alphabetical listing by scientific name. Includes brief descriptions of usage and identifies cultures in which each plant is of interest.

United Kingdom

An excellent source of basic information for beginning and intermediate-level students.

Australian Herpetology Dictionary

Repository of information on herpetofauna and ongoing herpetological research from James Cook University in Australia.

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets
United States

Glossary of Latin terms used in species names, from abbreviatulus to yunnanensis.