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More to biological diversity than meets the eye


March 13, 2014

a female fly with a male inflorescence of a plant University of Iowa biology researcher Andrew Forbes and his colleagues studied fly and wasp species on plants in a Chilean rainforest and found more species than biological theory would have predicted because specialized interactions between species allow a larger, more diverse number of species to live in the same place. Full Story

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