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An overview of selected specialty beers: developments, challenges and prospects
Summary The brewing industry has devoted much research effort into the development of new technologies and innovations for the expansion of the assortment of specialty beers in response to
Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of Singapore: Updated Checklist and New Records
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A checklist of 182 mosquito species, 33 new distribution records, and a consolidated status list of vectors for Singapore are reported, including a thorough review of past taxonomic literature.
Wolbachia infection in wild mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae): implications for transmission modes and host-endosymbiont associations in Singapore
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The results suggest that the mosquito- Wolbachia relationship is complex and that combinations of transmission modes and multiple evolutionary events likely explain the observed distribution of Wolbachian diversity across mosquito hosts.
A RAPID COMPARISON OF THE ORTHOPTERA COMMUNITIES OF BUKIT BROWN CEMETERY AND LORNIE TRAIL OF THE CENTRAL CATCHMENT NATURE RESERVE , SINGAPORE
— A rapid comparison of the Orthoptera communities in the Bukit Brown Cemetery (BBC) and Lornie Trail (LT) of the Central Catchment Nature Reserve (CCNR) was made by examining the differences in the
Identification key to the genera of adult female mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of Singapore.
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An illustrated identification key to the genera of the adult female mosquitoes of Singapore is presented and twenty genera are characterized and two genera found in Malaysia, Culiseta and Topomyia, are also included.
Ground dwelling pygmy grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Tetrigidae) in Southeast Asian tropical freshwater swamp forest prefer wet microhabitats
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It is proposed that pygmy grasshoppers can also be suitable bioindicators for the freshwater swamp forest, owing to their sensitivity to microhabitat conditions.
Preliminary checklist of the inquiline and prey species of Nepenthes ampullaria pitchers across vegetation types in Singapore
The contents of 147 pitchers from the pitcher plant Nepenthes ampullaria were sampled from three sites across Singapore. The primary aim of the study was to compile a comprehensive checklist of the
Wolbachia Infection in Wild Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae): Implications for Transmission Modes and Host-Endosymbiont Associations
TLDR
The results suggest that the mosquito-Wolbachia relationship is complex and that a combination of transmission modes and multiple evolutionary events likely explain the distribution of Wolbachia diversity observed across mosquito hosts.
Aroma release from carbonated beverages
The effect of monosaccharides (glucose, fructose and galactose) and disaccharides (sucrose and lactose) at different concentrations (10, 20 and 30% w/v) on the static headspace in-vitro release of C4
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