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Summary 2013/03

Legs as oars, body as a shuttle Lennart Lennuk introduces a very diverse group of zooplankton: the copepods, which play an important part in the biogeochemical cycle. The copepods are possibly the most numerous multicellulars on Earth. Copepods are like tiny crustaceans, smaller than a rice grain that eat plant ……»


Summary 2013/04

Orchid of the Year: Early coralroot, a myco-heterotrophic orchid Tiiu Kull describes one of the exciting orchid species among the 400 species missing green leaves. The coralroots rely entirely upon symbiotic fungi within their coral-shaped roots for sustenance, and most. The species is named the orchid of the year because its distribution needs ……»