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Saltmarsh - Crab Herbivory and Bioturbation
... as a likely response to the increased nutrient value of the leaves of fertilised Spartina densiflora plots, compared to non-fertilised plots ... Regardless of whether the plots were fertilised or not, grazing by Neohelice granulata also reduced the length specific leaf growth rates of the leaves in summer ...
The Effects Of Cross And Self Fertilisation In The Vegetable Kingdom
... of plants, where he used controlled pollinations in order to produce self-fertilised and cross-fertilised descendants ... Through growth experiments of this progeny, he concluded that self-fertilised progeny performed poorer in most species and for most traits measured ...
Panda Corydoras - Reproduction
... fins in order to provide a receptacle for the freshly extruded egg, which is then fertilised ... Once the female is carrying a fertilised egg within her pelvic fins, she then seeks an egg deposition site ... panda catfish females will choose large clumps of this plant readily as safe deposition sites for fertilised eggs ...
List Of Ants Of Great Britain - Formicinae
... Fertilised queens start colonies through adoption by L ... Fertilised queens start colonies through adoption by Lasius alienus ... Fertilised queens start colonies through adoption by Lasius alienus, L ...
Bumblebee - Biology
... In fertilised queens the ovaries are activated when the queen lays her egg ... The queen, depending on need, may allow her egg to be fertilised ... Non-fertilised eggs become males, and only fertilised eggs grow into females and queens ...

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    The East is marvellously interesting for tracing our steps back. But for going forward, it is nothing. All it can hope for is to be fertilised by Europe, so that it can start on a new phase.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)