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As an obligate burrower in specific sediments, the Pacific sand lance is a good candidate for habitat-based management.
The largest can measure up to 14cm in length, and are normally burrowers, digging in at the base of shrubs or under other ground cover such as logs or rocks.
Dinilysia patagonica, a Late Cretaceous relative of modern snakes that lived roughly 90 million years ago, also had the balloon-shaped inner ear of a burrower, Yi and Norell report.
These deposits were reworked by wave currents and were affected by burrowers as it is evidenced by the wave ripples and the Thalassinoides-like traces observed at the tops of the sandstone beds.
1999) found that Ephemeroptera taxa richness is reduced when fine sediments accumulate, while some genus of Chironomidae, particularly burrowers or sediment case-makers, increase.
Harpacticoids are mainly burrowers and often dominant in HZ due to their holobenthonic lifecycle (Dole-Olivier et al.
Aside from being adapted to intertidal zones, most bivalves are also burrowers [21], those with more streamlined shapes dig deeper.
Side muscle scars connect median muscle scars and they are in a similar position as accessory muscle scars in some Ordovician bivalves considered as infaunal burrowers (Babinka, Coxiconchia or Praenucula) (Fig.
From the Young Architect series for young readers age 7 and up, "Animal Homes" uses clear, brief, highlighted narrative in tandem with demonstrative color photos and illustrations to demonstrate structure, location and construction of homes for over nine different species, including weaver birds, magpies, beavers, termite colonies, burrowers, bees and wasps, spiders, and more.
It could explain why they dug up the corpse at the church: theyVe learned to be burrowers.
Eastern Striped Skink Adults are habitual burrowers beneath Ctenotus robustus surface stones on stony rises or escarpment; juveniles occupy shallow depressions beneath surface stones.
The narrative above indicates that the species of Allacta are ground or trees climbers, not burrowers and borers.