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25 July
Miocene spider Maevia eureka

Scientists described a new fossil species of salticid spider based on an amber-embedded specimen from the early-mid Miocene

Biodiversity Entomology Paleontology Taxonomy Zoology
Francisco Riquelme, Miguel Menéndez-Acuña
27 July
Identification of ecogeographical gaps in the Spanish Aegilops collections with potential tolerance to drought and salinity
Agricultural Science Biodiversity Biogeography Ecology Plant Science
79 views · 1 downloads
Rosa María Garcia, Mauricio Parra-Quijano, Jose María Iriondo
27 July
Association between host species choice and morphological characters of main sensory structures of Culicoides in the Palaeartic region
Entomology Veterinary Medicine Epidemiology
135 views · 2 downloads
Denis Augot, Leila Hadj-Henni, Stavana E. Strutz, Darine Slama, Christine Millot, Jérôme Depaquit, Jean-Marc Millot
27 July
Taxonomic evaluation of selected Ganoderma species and database sequence validation
Bioinformatics Mycology Taxonomy
270 views · 2 downloads
Suldbold Jargalmaa, John A. Eimes, Myung Soo Park, Jae Young Park, Seung-Yoon Oh, Young Woon Lim
27 July
Two new species of the Brachycephalus pernix group (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from the state of Paraná, southern Brazil
Taxonomy Zoology
218 views · 1 downloads
Luiz F. Ribeiro, David C. Blackburn, Edward L. Stanley, Marcio R. Pie, Marcos R. Bornschein
27 July
A data set with kinematic and ground reaction forces of human balance
Bioengineering Neuroscience Kinesiology
90 views · 1 downloads
Damiana A. dos Santos, Claudiane A. Fukuchi, Reginaldo K. Fukuchi, Marcos Duarte
26 July
Geometric morphometrics reveals sex-differential shape allometry in a spider
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