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Chloropid flies associated with pitcher plants in North America

Researchers reviewed the taxonomy and ecology of Chloropidae (Diptera) associated with pitcher plants (Sarraceniaceae) in North America

Ecology Entomology Taxonomy
Julia J. Mlynarek, Terry A. Wheeler
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Will the California Current lose its nesting Tufted Puffins?
Conservation Biology Ecology Marine Biology Climate Change Biology Environmental Impacts
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Christopher J. Hart, Ryan P. Kelly, Scott F. Pearson
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The risk of hospitalization for respiratory tract infection (RTI) in children who are treated with high-dose IVIG in Kawasaki Disease: a nationwide population-based matched cohort study
Allergy and Clinical Immunology Cardiology Immunology Infectious Diseases Pediatrics
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Wei-Te Lei, Chien-Yu Lin, Yu-Hsuan Kao, Cheng-Hung Lee, Chao-Hsu Lin, Shyh-Dar Shyur, Kuender-Der Yang, Jian-Han Chen
22 March
Oropharynx HPV status and its relation to HIV infection
Dentistry HIV Immunology Pathology
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Leonora Maciel de Souza Vianna, Fabiana Pirani Carneiro, Rivadavio Amorim, Eliete Neves da Silva Guerra, Florêncio Figueiredo Cavalcanti Neto, Valdenize Tiziani, Andrea Barretto Motoyama, Anamélia Lorenzetti Bocca
22 March
Dynamics of Zika virus outbreaks: an overview of mathematical modeling approaches
Mathematical Biology Epidemiology Infectious Diseases
1 views · 1 downloads
Anuwat Wiratsudakul, Parinya Suparit, Charin Modchang
21 March
The contribution of Earth observation technologies to the reporting obligations of the Habitats Directive and Natura 2000 network in a protected wetland
Conservation Biology Natural Resource Management Environmental Impacts Spatial and Geographic Information Science
115 views · 17 downloads
Adrián Regos, Jesús Domínguez
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Necessity of electrically conductive pili for methanogenesis with magnetite stimulation
Microbiology Molecular Biology Biogeochemistry
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Oumei Wang, Shiling Zheng, Bingchen Wang, Wenjing Wang, Fanghua Liu
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