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Correspondence of butterfly and host plant diversity: foundation for habitat restoration and conservation

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Owls as bioindicators: their spatial and temporal aspects in Eastern Europe

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First record of spider Tegenaria ferruginea (Panzer, 1804) from Belarus with notes on overwintering

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Geographic trends in range sizes explain patterns in bird responses to urbanization in Europe

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Long-term species richness-abundance dynamics in relation to species departures and arrivals in wintering urban bird assemblages

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Distribution of mosquito larvae in rice field habitats: a spatial scale analysis in semi-field condition

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Diversity of actinobacteria in the marshes of Ezzemoul and Djendli in northeastern Algeria

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Insights on the role of forest cover and on the changes in forest cover on thirty-five endangered mammal species distributions

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The contribution of the Canary Island date palm (Phoenix canariensis) to the winter diet of frugivores in novel ecosystems

nutritional characterizations of date palm fruits (Phoenix dactylifera L.). Journal of Applied Scientific Research, 6(6), 1060–1067. Fatima, G. (2016). Diversity and nutritional properties of Pakistani dates: implications for sustainable value chain and decent living perspectives of rural households. (Doktor der Agrarwissenschaften), University of Kassel, Kassel. Fulton, G. R. (2018) Pied Currawong Strepera graculina nesting in an underground carpark. Australian Field Ornithology, 35, 91–92. Gbanie, S., Griffin, A., & Thornton, A. (2018) Impacts on the

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The conceptual structure of evolutionary biology: A framework from phenotypic plasticity

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