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New Species in the Old World: Europe as a Frontier in Biodiversity Exploration, a Test Bed for 21st Century Taxonomy
The number of described species on the planet is about 1.9 million, with ca. 17,000 new species described annually, mostly from the tropics. However, taxonomy is usually described as a science inExpand
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New account on the thysanurans of the Azores (Insecta, Microcoryphia and Zygentoma) with description of a new species
Summary Samples of thysanurans (orders Microcoryphia and Zygentoma) collected in the Azores were studied. The known distributions in the archipelago of Parapetrobius azoricus, Dilta saxicola, LepismaExpand
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Description of the male of Lasiotheus Paclt, 1963, its implication in Atelurinae supra-generic taxonomy and keys for the genera (Insecta: Zygentoma)
The male is described by the first time for Lasiotheus Paclt, 1963 (Nicoletiidae: Atelurinae) upon a sample of L. nanus (Escherich, 1903) obtained in Gabon, from where the genus was previouslyExpand
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Advancing osteochondral tissue engineering: bone morphogenetic protein, transforming growth factor, and fibroblast growth factor signaling drive ordered differentiation of periosteal cells resulting
BackgroundChondrogenic mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have not yet been used to address the clinical demands of large osteochondral joint surface defects. In this study, self-assembling tissueExpand
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On the status of the protrinemurid and atelurid Thysanurans
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Description of Atelura valenciana n. sp. (Insecta, Zygentoma) and distribution and myrmecophilic relationships of Proatelurina pseudolepisma in the Iberian peninsula
Molero-Baltanas, R., Gaju-Ricart, M., Bach de Roca, C. & Mendes, L. F., 1998. Description of Atelura valenciana n. sp. (Insecta, Zygentorna) and distribution and rnyrrnecophilic relationships ofExpand
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Second contribution to the study of the Dominican republic Amber Zygentoma (Insecta) : Family lepismatidae
Ctenolepisma ( C .) electrans sp.n., from the Dominican amber, is described and compared with the closest living species. The new taxon is the only Lepismatidae known so far in the Dominican RepublicExpand
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