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Yue Ma, Tiantian Guo, Yihe Wang, Xinna Li, Jingyu Zhang

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Abstract: In order to adapt to the low temperature environment, organisms transmit excitement to the central system through the thermal sensing system, which is a classic reflex reaction. The cold receptor GLR-3 perceives cold and pro duces cold avoidance behavior through pe...
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Teresinha Inês Assumpção, Adrielly Julien Silva Lopes, Lilja Fromme, André Luís Quagliatto Santos

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Abstract: Brazil has six species of crocodiles belonging to the subfamily Caimaninae, one of them being Paleosuchus palpebrosus (Cuvier, 1807) (dwarf caiman). It is considered one of the smallest crocodilian species, and is sensitive to environmental changes. The anatomical ...
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Akombo, Pauline Mbakaan, Atile, John Iornyiman, Shima, Judith Nguvan

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Abstract: The growth parameters and mortalities of five species of Synodontis in the lower river Benue at Makurdi, Benue State were studied from January,2016 to December, 2018. The asymptotic length (L∞) calculated for the five species ranged from 18.80cm in S.clarias females to 37.04cm in ...
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Abdul Haleem, Orus Ilyas

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Abstract: The habitats for the wild animals are shrinking due to the clearance of forests for agriculture and industrialization. The idea of wildlife conservation begins with the identification of their acceptable habitat. Since this crucial information helps in the development and maintenance of the pro...
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Song Sun, Hongliang Dou, Shichao Wei, Yani Fang, Zexu Long, Jiao Wang, Fuyu An, Jinqian Xu, Tingting Xue, Huangjie Qiu, Yan Hua, Guangshun Jiang

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Abstract: Ecosystem engineers are organisms that alter the distribution of resources in the environment by creating, modifying, maintaining and/or destroying the habitat. They can affect the structure and function of the whole ecosystem furthermore. Burrowing engineers are an important group in ecosystem e...
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