Tag Archives: Biodiversity
Effects of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) on native bivalves: the beginning of the end or the end of the beginning?
Zebra mussels have coexisted in their native European range alongside sphaeriids and other unionids on a timescale ranging from decades to millennia. They were accidentally introduced to North American in the late 1980’s and have become well known for out … Continue reading
Summary of the article “Stability Predicts Genetic Diversity in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest Hotspot”
Examining biological hotspots is imperative to the world of science because there is such a wide variety and density of organisms in that particular location. These are becoming some of the primary areas for research because there is so much … Continue reading