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Abundance and population profile of Helicostyla daphnis (Stylommatophora: Bradybaenidae), an endemic snail of Cebu, Philippines - JBES

Mary Joyce L. Flores

Environmental Studies Program, Sciences Cluster, University of the Philippines Cebu, Gorordo Ave., Lahug, Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines

Key words: Helicostyla, endemic, tree snail, Cebu, Philippines. 278 more words

Biology

Ascension Island’s Endemic Flora

Your mission – Go find them on Green Mountain – I found three, maybe four.

Ascension Island’s unique flora is under threat from invasive introduced species (both plant and animal) and loss of habitat, with only small areas of undisturbed vegetation remaining, principally in the highland elevations of Green Mountain National Park. 451 more words

Ascension Island

Study: US is slipping toward measles being endemic once again

(Source: arstechnica.com)

With firm vaccination campaigns, the US eliminated measles in 2000. The highly infectious virus was no longer constantly present in the country—no longer endemic. 677 more words

Technology

Study: US is slipping toward measles being endemic once again

(Source: arstechnica.com)

With firm vaccination campaigns, the US eliminated measles in 2000. The highly infectious virus was no longer constantly present in the country—no longer endemic. 677 more words

Technology

Taxonomy updates! 2017

As usual, every July, the AOU publishes the AUK magazine, I am always keen to read it as the July supplement often comes loaded with interesting taxonomic changes, this year is not the exception. 293 more words

Blind faith

 Hush, I don’t want to think. It’s endemic.

Blind faith.

Artist

To Be Unique-What it means to be endemic

Endemic species or plants are organisms that only occur in one geographical region.  This could be a fish that is only found on one island, or it could be a plant that only grows on one coast of a continent. 663 more words

Conservation