Biological Curiosities

by Daniel Zimmermann


Publication Date: July 15, 2019

ISBN: 9780359791651

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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This e-book treats tardigrades, otherwise known as water bears or moss piglets; Halobacteriaceae, a family of extreme halophiles, Pyrolobus fumarii, a hyperthermophile; Trypanasoma, which causes African sleeping sickness, Chagas disease, dourine and nagana; chocolate; and the giant amoeba. It also offers a critique of current thinking on monophyletic groups.