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UC Berkeley's massive egg collection helps project up for possible Webby - UC Berkeley


UC Berkeley
The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology's egg and nest collection contains some 200 nests and 12,800 egg sets from across North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. The first specimen was collected in 1843, and the smallest is a hummingbird egg weighing just two ...

Flora and Fauna in Silver and Gold - North Bay Bohemian


North Bay Bohemian
Dan Scannell has a marvelous new area of study. His new series is inspired by Japanese screens from the 19th century. Scannell became interested in the highly stylized nature scenes, and thought it would be fascinating to create Japanese style ...

Master plan - Gazette


Gazette
Stacey Rehel grew up on Montreal's north shore and completed a bachelor of science degree, majoring in marine biology, at Memorial. She's working with Fisheries and Oceans Canada in Moncton, N.B., on the development of a plan aimed at the protection ...

Festuca of North America

Beijing - China

Common names of fescue grasses, the place of valid publication of the name, location of type specimens, synonymy, morphology, anatomy, and chromosome numbers, habitat and distribution, subgeneric classification, and taxonomic notes. Represents approximately 40 species.

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United States

Compendium of research papers describing the characteristics and distribution of important broadleaf and coniferous forest trees of the United States and Canada, plus many of the native and naturalized trees of Mexico, the Caribbean Islands, and Hawaii. Compiled over several decades by USDA Forest Service scientists.

Lichens of North America
United States

Information about lichen biology, lichens and wildlife, lichens and people, and the book of the same title, which was published in 2001.

United States

Attempt at a list of valid names for the spiders (Araneae) that occur in North America north of Mexico. Compiled by the American Arachnological Society.

Metalmarks of North America
United States

Distribution maps, species accounts, and photos of metalmarks (family Riodinidae) of the United States and northern Mexico.

United States

Illustrated annotated checklist.

Odonata of North America
United States

Lists dragonflies and damselflies of North America along with the English names established by the Dragonfly Society of the Americas.

United States

Systematic checklist.

United States

Systematic checklist.

Birds of North America
United States

A reference series on North American birds, with information and sample profiles.

Snakes of North America
United States

Complete list of species, with images and family descriptions.