Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to arthropod

References in periodicals archive ?
htm) Science Daily , but paleontologists with both the University of Toronto and the Royal Ontario Museum have reportedly revisited the fossil, and discovered that the predator, believed to be very small but still fierce, to determine that it was actually a close relative of the ancestor of all chelicerates, a sub-group of arthropods living today.
Big-eyed bugs and small wasps were much less common than the other 2 arthropod types in both the short and tall grasses.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of two different types of soil cover, pasture and native forest, and four different successional stages of Atlantic Forest, on the edaphic arthropod community.
invicta on seed survival by examining the relative influence of rodent and arthropod granivores and proximity to S.
As far as Leong knows, this is the first evidence of arthropod variety as a perk of wealth.
The study of the selection of arthropods of common genet is achieved by the use of Savage index Wi = Ai / Di quoted by Savage [29] which Ai is the relative abundance of arthropod Genetta genetta and Di is the relative abundance of arthropod species trapped by the pitfall traps.
In addition to the plant community, changes to arthropod communities by adding an exotic species may be variable, but may provide further insight into the importance of such plant additions (Marshall & Buckley 2009; Simao et al.
Dr Vinther said: "These primitive arthropods were, ecologically speaking, the sharks and whales of the Cambrian era.
Overall, the study has so far added over 2,100 new species to the list of arthropods known from the UAE, with 15 genera and 372 species being new to science - not recorded anywhere else in the world.
The study of arthropod abundance was conducted from August 1996 to July 1997 at Sungai Sedu Oil Palm Estate, Banting, Selangor, Malaysia in the 4 year and 8 year old oil palm plantation.
GLOBALLY, THE well-being of animals is a matter of continuous onslaught by parasites; with a major category of arthropod ectoparasites affecting animal population on land.
Automation of small arthropod maceration is particularly problematic as these specimens have buoyant bodies and hydrophobic exoskeletons which make them difficult targets for standard beads used in many mechanical tissue disruption methods.
Collection and quantification of arthropod parasites of birds.
It is concluded that trash burning in sugarcane does not support the ecosystem by destroying arthropod biodiversity (predators and scavengers) and is having no impact on sugarcane borers.