Biology News
LANL researching algae to convert to affordable fuel - Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe New Mexican
Molecular biologist Amanda Barry and a team at Los Alamos National Laboratory's Bio-energy and Biome Sciences group are trying to determine whether one particular strain of algae can be produced at low cost and in short periods of time so that it could ...

"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" by Victoria Johnson - Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe New Mexican
The continent was, after all, abundant with undiscovered medicinal plants, and Hosack believed it would be possible for medical students to benefit from fieldwork experience with this New World botany. He named the 20-acre space on Fifth Avenue between ...

Maltese study contributes to international book on biodiversity studies - Times of Malta

Times of Malta
Maltese artisanal fishermen and changing marine biodiversity feature in a new international book, Selected Studies in Biodiversity, that covers case studies from throughout the world. The chapter entitled 'Safeguarding marine biodiversity in a changing ...
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VN Illustrated Database of Mexican Biodiversity

United States

Exploring the fauna, flora, and ecosystems of the country with photo galleries, thematic articles, and sounds.


A growing taxonomic database and information system that aims at documenting all presently known species (about 1.7 million). Taxonomic trees, descriptions, synonyms, literature citations, and molecular database queries.

United States

Resource offering horses-for-sale, supplies, breeding information, training resources, and books.

Illustrated Guide to Arizona Weeds
United States

Online version of the book by Kittie F. Parker.

United States

Information including keys, descriptions and illustrations of species available in Adobe pdf format by Shinners and Mahler.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation
United States

Multimedia textbook describing unusual human anatomical features.

Mexican Odonata
United States

A species list including details of the States where each species is found.

Mexican Gray Wolf
United States

Fact sheet on the Mexican Gray Wolf.

Mexican Chickadee (Poecile sclateri)
United States

Identification tips, migration status, habitat, and nesting of this species. Includes a photo.

Ambystoma mexicanum: Mexican Axolotl
United States

Research project by Britni Osuldsen on this salamander including its classification, habitat, reproduction and adaptations.

Brachypelma vagans: Mexican Redrump Tarantula
United States

Provides a description of this spider with a photograph, and information on its distribution and biology.