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A member of the genus  Bosmina , commonly known as a <b>water</b> <b>flea</b>.   Figure 5...
Published: 01 September 2012
Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina , commonly known as a water flea. Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina, commonly known as a water flea. Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina , commonly known as a water flea. Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina, commonly known as a water flea. More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 799787–791 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.9.787
Published: 01 November 2017
...............................4:321-F Water fleas............................1:35-I Wildlife management............................6:455-I Winogradsky columns............................6:466-I Word association............................8:668-TT Zebrafish............................5:417-TT ZOOB ( Z...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 79135–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.1.35
Published: 01 January 2017
... Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2017 Nikon Basic Research Software heart rate Daphnia magna water fleas Figure 1. Daphnia magna . Figure 1. Daphnia magna. Figure 6. Selecting the ROI tool. Figure 6. Selecting the ROI tool. Figure 7. Use...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 785410–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.5.410
Published: 01 May 2016
... . Rodríguez, E.M. , Medesani, D.A. & Fingerman, M. ( 2007 ). Endocrine disruption in crustaceans due to pollutants: a review . Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A , 146 , 661 – 671 . Tatarazako, N. & Oda, S. ( 2007 ). The water flea Daphnia magna (Crustacea, Cladocera) as a test...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 779681–688 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.9.6
Published: 01 November 2015
... containers, spoons for animal transfer, finger bowls for observing individuals Water Flea ( Daphnia sp.) Gerhardt et al., 2005 1-L beaker for holding, plastic pipette for animal transfer, watch glass or deep-well slides and dissecting microscope for making observations Planaria ( Dugesia sp...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747479–484 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.9
Published: 01 September 2012
...Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina , commonly known as a water flea. Figure 5. A member of the genus Bosmina, commonly known as a water flea. ...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747503–508 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.13
Published: 01 September 2012
... affected these organisms. Accordingly, other organisms less vulnerable to pollution could thrive, such as midges, water fleas, leeches, and mosquitoes, which were the macroinvertebrates that the students found in samples from Salt Creek and the Des Plaines River. We are uncertain why the abundance of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747459–463 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.6
Published: 01 September 2012
... levels much lower than they would be in true hibernation. In the case of the Baltimore turtles, they were apparently maintained this way, depending on their actual hatch date, for 7–10 months. Even at cool temperatures, when kept out of water for extended periods, the turtles slowly dehydrate...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 73286–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.2.6
Published: 01 February 2011
.... Water fleas (genus Daphnia) grow defensive spines when exposed to predators. The effect can last for several generations. An epigenetic change in nematode worms has been inherited for 80 generations ( Watters, 2006 ). When pregnant rats are exposed to the fungicide vinclozolin and the pesticide...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 723176–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.3.9
Published: 01 March 2010
... ). Systemic absorption and effects of nicotine from smokeless tobacco . Advances in Dental Research , 11 , 336 –– 341 . Campbell A.K. Wann K.T. Matthews S.B. . ( 2004 ). Lactose causes heart arrhythmia in the water flea Daphnia pulex . Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B , 139...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 72120–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.1.6
Published: 01 January 2010
... in the construction of bridges, towers, buildings, skyscrapers, cables, beams, vehicle frames, and airplane body and wing structures, all of which follow the basic engineering principles seen in animal skeletons. Sound is simply the vibration of molecules, whether in air, water, or the ground...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70927669331 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669331
Published: 01 November 2008
...: round goby, Eurasian milfoil, ruffe, smelt, water flea, zebra mussels, purple loosestrife, alewife, stickleback (three or five spine), curly-leaf pondweed, rusty crayfish, and sea lam prey, depending on availability. Grade 5 through college. Sh, wt. 1.50 lbs. Product number LS03762M. Introducing The Cut...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70730163304 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163304
Published: 01 September 2008
... worldwide environmental problem. Great Lakes invasive species contained in this kit may include: round goby, Eurasian milfoil, ruffe, smelt, water flea, zebra mussels, purple loosestrife, alewife, stickleback (three or five spine), curly-leaf pondweed, rusty crayfish, and sea lam- prey, depending on...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70830163323 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163323
Published: 01 October 2008
... information regarding this worldwide environmental problem. Great Lakes invasive species contained in this kit may include: round goby, Eurasian milfoil, ruffe, smelt, water flea, zebra mussels, purple loosestrife, alewife, stickleback (three or five spine), curly-leaf pondweed, rusty crayfish, and sea lam...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70123–27 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163189
Published: 01 January 2008
... in sight. Would you live through agonizing days of the infection just to enjoy food, water and a clean cage? And what of the experimenters u ing you for gain? Would they be compassionate? Would they walk a mile in your shoes? These are the questions never asked, never answered until now. Take a look...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 693183 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452132
Published: 01 March 2007
... water! Read "Bad News for the Good Guys," about the most important animal to our food supply, the bee, and you will learn about our history with this insect, the bee lifecycle, bee communication, new hive formation, various bee diseases, and even why African bees were introduced to North America. This...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 693182–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452131
Published: 01 March 2007
... women were persuaded to use old sari cloth to filter their drinking water! Read "Bad News for the Good Guys," about the most important animal to our food supply, the bee, and you will learn about our history with this insect, the bee lifecycle, bee communication, new hive formation, various bee diseases...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 665385–386 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451695
Published: 01 May 2004
... a bit graphic (animals eating other animals), but this series is appropriate for any middle or high school life science/biology class. It would also be an asset to a marine biology curriculum, as life began in water and all the animals discussed live there. This quote from the box sums it up in one...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 663202–207 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451654
Published: 01 March 2004
... pairs of legs; 2pairs of antennae phylum Arthropoda; cl ss Crustacea, w ter fleas, crayfish 4a. Body divided into 2 sections phylum Arthropoda; order Aranae, spiders 4b. Body not divided into 2 sections phylum Arthropoda; order Acari, water mites 5a. Body covered by shell phylum Mollusca 6 5b. Body...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2002; 649649–657 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451405
Published: 01 November 2002
..., or toxins from living organisms to cause disease in or kill an enemy's military forces, population, or food supplies. Biocrimes are the inten- tional introduction of biological agents into food or water, or by injection, with the aim to harm or kill a number of individuals. The first known deliberate...