- Local diversity of heathland Cercozoa explored by in-depth sequencing
- (a) Number of OTUs in 193 named cercozoan morpho-species as a function of OTU separation threshold of the V4 region. (b) Histogram of the pairwise comparisons of the V4 region from 193 named cercozoan morpho-species. The dashed red line shows our ...
- Dispersal Limitations Matter for Microbial Morphospecies
- In contrast with macroorganisms, whose geographical ranges are typically restricted, many microbial species appear to have cosmopolitan distributions. This observation has been explained as a consequence of ubiquitous dispersal caused by the enormous ...
- How many types of bugs live in your house right this minute? Science weighs in
- If you don't fancy the idea of living alongside up to 750 different types of arthropods, consider downsizing: Though a few large houses contained relatively small bug populations, the vast majority of houses with fewer than 400 morphospecies were below ...
- The Bugs Sharing Your Home (Get Out a Calculator)
- They found 579 different morphospecies — meaning they were all physically different — from 304 different families. The study, which appears in the journal PeerJ, found there were more than 100 species per house.
- Your home is just crawling with bugs
- They gathered at least 579 morphospecies—animal types that are difficult to precisely identify—from 304 families.
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