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Lion-tailed Macaque

The Lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus), wanderoo, சோலைமந்தி, சிங்கவாலி. Endemic to the Western Ghats. – at Valparai. 9 more words


Nilgiri Tahr

Nilgiri tahr (Nilgiritragus hylocrius) வரையாடு. ‪‎Endemic ‎to the Nilgiri Hills and the southern portion of the Western Ghats.
Conservation status : Endangered


Rand Rudland - "Melanesian marvels"

Unknown dragonfly sp., Mt. Austen, Honiora (Guadalcanal), Solomon Islands – R. Rudland

This is Melanesia – specifically, one of the marvelous dancers at Choiseul – R. 665 more words

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Saturday Word of the Day: Endemic

*Endemic: natural to or characteristic of a specific people or place

“It seems that pessimism is endemic to wood elves,”

“Would you stop generalizing and stereotyping every one of my actions, I don’t represent my entire people.” 11 more words

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Bordetella Species

Infection from Bordetella pertussis can cause pertussis, or otherwise known as whooping cough. All of the Bordetella species are respiratory pathogens of warm blooded animals. The two that are uniquely human pathogens are  608 more words



Endemic – restricted to one area. A species that is endemic to a place (Death Valley, for example) will be found nowhere else.

On my last morning in Death Valley I decided to re-visit a few highlights. 145 more words

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What is an Endemic Species?

When something is endemic it is restricted to, or only found inside, a certain area. These areas can be entire countries, or small areas of only a few square kilometers. 117 more words

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