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Aims: Vegetation‐plot records provide information on the presence and cover or abundance of plants co‐occurring in the same community. Vegetation‐plot data are spread across research groups, environmental agencies and biodiversity... more
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      Macroecology, Community Ecology, Biodiversity, Ecoinformatics
Although microbes associated with shallow-water corals have been reported, deepwater coral microbes are poorly characterized. A cultivation-independent analysis of Alaskan seamount octocoral microflora showed that Proteobacteria (classes... more
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      Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, China
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      Evolutionary Biology, Zoology, Forensic Entomology, Taxonomy
Macrophytes provide a habitat for many species of marine invertebrates, the gastropods being one of the main components. This study provides new information about Sargassum-associated gastropod biodiversity, through characterization of... more
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      Zoology, Plant Biology, Biology, Ecology
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      Stakeholders, Carbon, Biomass, Biodiversity
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      Microbiology, Microbial Ecology, Biology, Ecology
Parvoviruses (family) are small, single-stranded DNA viruses. Many parvoviral pathogens of medical, veterinary and ecological importance have been identified. In this study, we used high-throughput sequencing (HTS) to investigate the... more
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      Genomics, Brazil, Biodiversity, Zoonoses
As peace consolidates in Colombia, can biodiversity survive development? We discuss challenges and opportunities for integrating forest biodiversity conservation into developing, war-dilapidated economies of post-conflict regions, paving... more
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      Business, Conservation, Biodiversity, Landscape
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      Environmental Science, Biodiversity, Food Security, Forests
Anthropogenic environmental disturbance is a significant factor driving mosquito community composition. However, researchers subjectively define environmental change creating difficulties for cross-study comparison. To examine the... more
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      Epidemiology, Biology, Peru, Biodiversity
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      Geography, Science Policy, Local Development, Peru
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      Geography, Agrobiodiversity, Agriculture, Biodiversity
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      Microbial Ecology, Fluorescence Microscopy, Biology, Biodiversity
To investigate the bacterial diversity, antimicrobial resistance patterns and types of beta-lactamase genes in Gram-negative bacteria isolated from a hospital sewage treatment plant. Between July and December 2008, we collected samples... more
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      Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Microbiology, Molecular Biology
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      Ecology, Biodiversity, Trait, Ecology and Evolution
The objective of this study was to conduct a survey about fungi associated with leaves from two different maize plant lineages and to analyze their microbiota diversity. Isolated fungi were identified by morphological analysis and... more
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      Medical Microbiology, Biology, Brazil, Fungi
Recent advances in molecular technology have revolutionized research on all aspects of the biology of organisms, including ciliates, and created unprecedented opportunities for pursuing a more integrative approach to investigation of... more
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      Microbiology, Geography, Phylogenetics, Biology
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      Systematics (Taxonomy), Computer Science, Developmental Biology, Conservation Biology
PurposeThere are significant, ongoing threats of species extinction. Threatened species recovery programs are an important way of reducing this threat, but many recovery programs are unsuccessful. The purpose of this paper is to explore... more
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      Business, Project Management, Grounded Theory (Research Methodology), Grounded Theory
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      Geography, Forest Ecology And Management, Agroforestry, Biodiversity
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      Geography, Forest Ecology And Management, Agroforestry, Biodiversity
inVIVO Planetary Health is a progressive, humanist scientific movement promoting both evidence and advocacy around concepts of planetary health which denote the interdependence between human health and place at all scales. Our seventh... more
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      Health Promotion, Climate Change, Mental Health, Indigenous Health
As with many Indigenous Peoples, the Siberian Evenki nomadic reindeer herders and hunters have observed increasing consequences of climate change on the cryosphere and biodiversity. Since 2017, they have observed previously unthinkable... more
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      Geography, Climate Change, Indigenous Knowledge, Siberia
As with many Indigenous Peoples, the Siberian Evenki nomadic reindeer herders and hunters have observed increasing consequences of climate change on the cryosphere and biodiversity. Since 2017, they have observed previously unthinkable... more
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      Geography, Climate Change, Indigenous Knowledge, Siberia
Conservation of biodiversity, preservation of local knowledge and improved livelihoods are important goals that many projects strive to achieve. Reconciling these three however poses a number of challenges. Using plant genetic resources... more
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      Conservation, Indigenous Knowledge, Economic Development, Biodiversity
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      Biodiversity, Flora, Copper, Tropical Deciduous Forest
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      Geography, Environmental Monitoring, Biodiversity, Medicine
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FIGURE 5. Metriaclima lundoense. A. Holotype, PSU 4910, adult male, 81.5 mm SL, Tanzania: Lundo Island; B. Male in breeding coloration (approx. 80 mm SL) at Lundo Island, Tanzania; C. Female (approx. 70 mm SL) at Lundo Island, Tanzania.
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      Taxonomy, Biodiversity, Animalia
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      Biology, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Medicine
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      Geography, Biodiversity, Biodiversity Conservation
Extensive use of chromium (Cr) and arsenic (As) based preservatives from the leather tanning industry in Pakistan has had a deleterious effect on the soils surrounding production facilities. Bacteria have been shown to be an active... more
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      Arsenic, Pakistan, Microbial consortia, Biodiversity
Host diet influences the diversity and metabolic activities of the gut microbiome. Previous studies have shown that the gut microbiome provides a wide array of enzymes that enable processing of diverse dietary components. Because the... more
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      Biology, Biodiversity, Medicine, Multidisciplinary
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      Geography, Ecology, Biodiversity, Urbanization
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      Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Biology, Industrial Biotechnology
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      Geography, Biology, Biodiversity, DISTRIBUTION
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      Evolutionary Biology, Zoology, Biology, Ecology
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      History, Biodiversity, Whaling, Cetacea
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      Biology, Ecology, China, Biodiversity
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      Medical Microbiology, Biology, Biodiversity, Bees
Three taxa viz. Gomphostemma mastersii Benth. ex Hook. f., Phlomis bracteosa Royle ex Benth. and Phlomis tibetica C. Marquand & Airy Shaw are reported as new distributional records for West Bengal flora.
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      Geography, Plant Taxonomy (Taxonomy), Plant Systematics, Biodiversity
ABSTRACT
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      Botany, Plant Ecology, Biology, Ecology
Biological diversity has been recognized as a global asset that is key to the well-being and survival of present and future generations. In response to massive destruction of the world’s ecosystems, the international community has agreed... more
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      Corporate Governance, Environmental Planning, Biodiversity, Convention on Biological Diversity
With the Aichi Biodiversity Targets coming to an end in 2020, the world is preparing for a new set of ambitious biodiversity targets and goals to follow. This brief, prepared ahead of the first Open-Ended Working Group meeting on the... more
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    • Biodiversity
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      Environmental Science, Biodiversity, Arctic
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      Microbiology, Food Science, Medical Microbiology, Public Health
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      Geography, Environmental Science, Biogeochemistry, Groundwater
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      Genetics, Polymorphism, Plant Biology, Biology
In the central and northern highlands of Ethiopia, native forest and forest biodiversity is almost confined to sacred groves associated with churches. Local communities rely on these 'church forests' for essential ecosystem... more
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      Landscape Ecology, Remote Sensing, Climate Change, Africa
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      Environmental Science, Groundwater Contamination, Ecology, Biodiversity