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\r\n \"Buff-tailed<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Buff-tailed Bumblebee<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Bombus terrestris<\/i><\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Honeybee,<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n European Honeybee<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Apis mellifera<\/i><\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Argipe<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Argiope Spider<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nLatin for “gilded silver face”, also known as writing spider, black and yellow garden spider or zigzag spider…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"American<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n American Burying Beetle<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nthe largest species in the Nicrophorus genus, this critically endangered species is endemic to North America but exists now in only 10% of its historic range. It feeds on decaying flesh, or carrion, a service which makes it critically important to nutrient cycling in its environment.<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Fruit<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Common Fruitfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Drosophila melanogaster<\/i><\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Limpets<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nLimpets are Gastropods (snails & slugs) in the invertebrate phylum Mollusca. They are aquatic snails with a flattened, cone-shaped shell and a single, muscular foot. Illustrated here are Patella depressa, Patella vulgata, Patella aspera (ulyssopensis), Acmaea testudinalis (tessulata), Patella pellucida<\/i> <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Northern<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Northern Octopus<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nOctopods, unlike most other molluscs, have evolved to live without the protection of a hard shell. They have instead developed complex behaviors based on camouflage, escape mechanisms and various intelligent strategies…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Giant<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Australian Cuttlefish<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nThe giant Australian cuttlefish is the largest of the cuttlefish species, reaching 50 cm and up to 25 pounds…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Blue<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Blue Crab<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nCallinectus sapidus, from the greek for \u2018beautiful swimmer\u2019 has a pair of paddle shaped rear appendages which allow it to move gracefully through the water and have helped earned its name…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Dungeness<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Dungeness Crab<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nThe dungeness crab (Cancer magister) inhabits eelgrass beds and water bottoms of the northwestern US, where it is one of the most important species to the seafood industry and therefore heavily reliant on sustainable fishing techniques.<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Northern<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Northern Lobster<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nLobsters interact with their surroundings using \u2018chemosensory perception\u2019 which allows them to sense and find food and predators, as well as other lobsters… <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Cuttlefish<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nCuttlefish are masters of disguise and respond to their environment with a multitude of patterns and textures…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Horseshoe Crab<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nHorseshoe crabs are Arthropods in the family Limulidae. They are more closely related to spiders than other marine invertebrates and are one of the most primitive groups of animals, surviving relatively unchanged for hundreds of millions of years…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Sea Slug (tritonia) escape mechanism from Sea Star<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nMarine invertebrates are excellent scientific models for research into learning and memory… <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Moonsnail<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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The moon snail is a member of the phylum Mollusca which also includes the squid and octopus. Unlike those shell-less creatures, the moon snail is a \u2018Gastropod\u2019: it lives inside a single spiral shell and extends its large foot out of its body…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n \"Rock<\/a> <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t \r\n\t\t
\r\n Rock Shrimp<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nThis small crustacean can be found from New England to the Yucatan and is named for its shell, which is known to be as hard as a rock. Like its cousins the lobster and crab, it is a 10 legged decapod…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Long-finned Squid<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Of particular interest is the squid’s giant nerve axon, reaching up to 10 cm in length. Because brain function is essentially the same in all animals, the nerve transmitting mechanisms studied in the squid can be directly related to a range of biological functions and medical issues in humans, such as vision and degenerative nerve disorders… <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Circle of Shells<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Mussels are in the class Bivalva within the phylum Mollusca. Bivalves have shells divided into
\ntwo halves and include clams, scallops and oysters…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Bay Scallop<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Scallops are in the class Bivalva within the phylum Mollusca. All bivalves consist of two symmetrical shells and also include clams, mussels and oysters. The bay scallop is the only bivalve with the ability to move independently… <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Channeled Whelk<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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The whelk is a member of the phylum Mollusca which also includes the squid and octopus. Unlike those shell-less creatures, the whelk is a ‘Gastropod’: it lives inside a single spiral shell which it can retreat into for protection. <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Knobbed Whelk<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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Unlike its shell-less mollusc relatives, the squid and octopus, the whelk is a \u2018gastropod\u2019 which literally means \u2018belly foot\u2019 and refers to the fact that its internal organs are covered by a thick muscular tissue or foot which it also uses to drag itself across the sand.<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Fire Ant<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nThe red imported fire ant is native to South America but can now be found in over a dozen US states. Member of the Solenopsis genus, it is an aggressive forager with a serious sting and can affect native populations in various ways…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Red Admiral Butterfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nEasy to spot during summer months, the Red Admiral is actually a migrant to the British Isles, though there are now small resident populations which overwinter in southern areas where temperatures can sustain them…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Imperial Blue Butterfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nLike many butterflies, this species has an interconnected relationship between its food source and \u201cattendant\u201d ants, or other small insects like aphids…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Peacock Butterfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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original & reproductions available<\/i>The Latin name of the Peacock Butterfly is derived from Io, daughter of Inachis, of Greek mythology…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Spatterdock Dragonfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nSpatterdocks first appear in late May and can be seen flying throughout the breeding season until early July. Feeding and breeding are both done on the wing, and interlocked pairs can often be seen flying high in air during coupling… <\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Helicopter Damselfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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original & reproductions available <\/i> The giant helicopter damselfly ranges from Mexico to Brazil and is the largest damselfly in the world…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Differential Grasshopper<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\r\n Karner Blue Butterfly<\/a>\r\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n\t\t
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\nThe Karner Blue is directly dependent upon the Blue Lupine plant, which is the sole food source for the Karner Blue caterpillar…<\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n \r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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