Tag: "coloration" at biology news
What the eye doesn't see
...rom predators, shaping the evolution of protective coloration
in insects. Innovative research from the Universi... likely to have shaped the evolution of protective coloration
in insects. Professor Innes Cuthill and his team pinned artificial 'moths' to trees in a field with...
Tadpole soon to help in the fight against cancer and lymphedema
...e formation of lymphatic vessels. With the help of coloration
techniques they visualized the areas in tadpoles w...rox1 is made: the lymphatic vessels. With the same coloration
techniques the researchers indicated that the development of lymphatic vessels in tadpoles is compar...
Sudden change in social status triggers genetic response in male fish, study finds
...nity to do so, displaying dramatic changes in body coloration
and behavior," write neurobiologists Sabrina Burme...ys. "He goes through a warm-up period in which his coloration
and dominant behaviors return. Everyone in the tank accepts this process." Burmeister and her collea...
New species declared: Clouded leopard on Borneo and Sumatra
... clouded leopard, based mainly on fur patterns and coloration
of skins held in museums and collections. “The moment we started comparing the skins of the mainland clouded leopard and the leopard found on Borneo and Sumatra, it was clear we were comparing two different species,?said Dr Andrew Kitchener, from...