FAUNA


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AcronymDefinition
FAUNAFriends and Advocates of Urban Natural Areas (Portland, OR)
FAUNAFriends of Animals Under Abuse (Wales, UK)
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In common with the rest of the fauna of Caprona the first law of nature as they seemed to understand it was to kill--kill--kill.
The diminution in reptilian life was the most noticeable change in the fauna of northern Caspak.
Maston and his companions had reached the bottom of the Pacific; but they saw nothing but an arid desert, no longer animated by either fauna or flora.
Along the whole west coast, which is inhabited by a peculiar marine fauna, tertiary beds are so scantily developed, that no record of several successive and peculiar marine faunas will probably be preserved to a distant age.
His papers on the fauna and flora made him known to scientific socie- ties.
At the time of the death of Mr Ira Nutcombe, the only all-the-year-round inhabitants were the butcher, the grocer, the chemist, the other customary fauna of villages, and Miss Elizabeth Boyd, who rented the ramshackle farm known locally as Flack's and eked out a precarious livelihood by keeping bees.
He said officers from the game and fauna service collected it on Monday and said they would take it to the wild life rehabilitation centre.
For the purpose of better understanding the varied diversity in fish fauna that can be found specifically in Turkey, researchers collected samples from over 200 localities across the country between the years 2004 to 2014.
The purpose of this paper is to briefly describe, discuss and establish the age of a new conodont fauna that has recently been recovered from the Vaux Limestone ('Calcaire des Vaux') in southern Normandy, northern France.
John Scanlon, Secretary-General, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) said: "We need political momentum.
According to the fauna of Maharashtra (2012) there are 12 species belonging to 10 genera occur in Maharashtra.
One of the youngsters who took part in a workshop for the Chatting with the Fauna exhibition at the Creative Arts Hub, Mirfield.