News tagged with biogeography

City life key to harlequin ladybird invasion

A new paper published in the Journal of Biogeography today concludes that the harlequin ladybird, an invasive alien species first recorded in the UK in 2004, has a preference for urban areas and sunnier habita ...

dateOct 12, 2014 in Ecology
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Amazon rainforest splits along geological lines

From above the Amazon rainforest may look like an endless, uniform sea of greenery, but it turns out there are sharp lines through it separating very different ecosystems with distinct inhabitants. And these ...

dateNov 21, 2011 in Ecology
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Nabokov’s blues

In 1967, novelist Vladimir Nabokov was asked what he might have done had he not become an author.

dateFeb 18, 2011 in Other
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