Fish-Pak: Fish species dataset from Pakistan for visual features based classification.

Fish-Pak: Fish species dataset from Pakistan for visual features based classification.

Fishes are most various group of vertebrates with greater than 33000 species. These are recognized based on a number of visual characters together with their form, coloration and head. It is troublesome for the widespread individuals to instantly determine the fish species discovered available in the market. Classifying fish species from pictures based on visual …

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Two new species of the genus Opopaea (Araneae, Oonopidae) from Myanmar.

Two new species of the genus Opopaea (Araneae, Oonopidae) from Myanmar.

Two new species of the genus Opopaea Simon, 1892 are reported from Myanmar, O. kanpetlet Tong & Li, sp. nov. (♂♀) and O. zhigangi Tong & Li, sp. nov. (♂♀). Morphological descriptions and photographic illustrations of the two new species are given. All sorts are preserved in the Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing (IZCAS). Nanoscopic X-ray tomography for correlative microscopy of a …

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Male principal investigators (almost) don't publish with women in ecology and zoology.

Male principal investigators (almost) don’t publish with women in ecology and zoology.

Representation of women in science drops considerably at every profession stage, from early pupil to senior investigator. Disparities in alternatives for women to contribute to analysis metrics, equivalent to distinguished speaker occasions and authorship, have been reported in many fields in the usA. and Europe. However, whether or not feminine illustration in scientific contributions differs …

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Additions and corrections to Family-group names in Coleoptera

Swallowtail butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) species diversity and distribution in Africa: The Papilionidae collection at the National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya

Species information from the Museum collections have been proven to be of nice worth as a instrument for prioritising conservation actions in Africa (Fjeldsa and Tushabe 2005). The National Museums of Kenya (NMK) have an entomology collection, housed in 4,000 drawers in cupboards that comprise over 1.5 million specimens, together with the largest butterfly collection …

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Relicts from Tertiary Australasia: undescribed families and subfamilies of songbirds (Passeriformes) and their zoogeographic signal

Relicts from Tertiary Australasia: undescribed families and subfamilies of songbirds (Passeriformes) and their zoogeographic signal

A quantity of hitherto unrecognized, deeply divergent taxa of Australasian songbirds have been revealed by DNA sequence research within the final decade. Differentiation amongst them is at ranges equal to household and subfamily rank amongst songbirds usually. Accordingly, the aim of this paper is to call and describe eleven of them formally below Articles 13.1, …

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Recommended terminology and advances in the systematics of the Cyathostominea (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) of horses

Recommended terminology and advances in the systematics of the Cyathostominea (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) of horses

Terminology for widespread names for the Tribe Cyathostominea (cyathostomins), and illness brought on by the nematodes (cyathostominosis), had been advisable to switch the beforehand used names cyathostomes and cyathostomosis, that are ambiguous, inaccurate or synonymous, by the Third Internal Workshop on the Systematics of Cyathostominea of Horses, held in Stresa, Italy, 28 August 2001. The …

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Mycoplasma gallisepticum in poultry

What is Mycoplasma gallisepticum and what symptoms it causes? Mycoplasma parasites are characterized with the simplest and smallest cell structure and cause serious infection with multiple complications that may persist in the host species. Mycoplasma gallisepticum pathogen is the reason for acute respiratory disease, observed with difficulties in breathing, cough, sneezing, conjunctivitis in chicken. Due …

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Veterinairy detection kits

Veterinairy detection kits

Canine burcella Detection 10 strips Changes to the remedy of Coleoptera family-group names printed by Bouchard et al. (2011) are given. These embody vital additions and corrections primarily based on much-appreciated options from our colleagues, in addition to our personal analysis. Our final aim is to assemble an entire checklist of obtainable Coleoptera family-group names …

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