76 Answered Questions for the topic zoology
What are the relationship or the impacts zoos have to its animals ?
I am told that zoos are actually keep their animals for entertainment only and are unethical too animals by trading and mistreating their animals by keeping them in a cage . I am also asked to stop... more
Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium Problem
If 75 individuals of 735 have the homozygous dominant genotype for a phenotypic trait, what is the allelic frequency for that trait among those individuals?Answer options: 0.01, 0.75, 0.1, 0.46,... more
Creating Dichotomous Keys
I need help making a dichotomous key for archaea and protists. It can be for specific species or for groups/subgroups of the kingdoms.
Helping Endangered Spiders
Hello,For my ecology project, we need to contact an expert on what we should do on how to help endangered spiders. For my assignment on Peacock Spiders, What do you think we should do to help... more
Eastern gray squirrel
Why is my Eastern gray squirrel howling like a wolf? Is he hurt? I dont know what is going on. Never made that noise before today.
Zoology True Or False
Many invertebrates have a shell or hard covering that protects their bodies.
Regarding career as a Wildlife Biologist
I have a really important question to ask,I am 22 years passed high school in India with Physics , Chemistry and Mathematics in 2016. Then moved to canada did a diploma in Computer Networking... more
Do different birds have a differnt anatomy?
At the moment I'm participating in a competition which requires me ot possess knowledge of Ornithology so for the past month I've been doing a compacted Ornithology course but there are still holes... more
Online sessions through Wyzant
How do these sessiona work?
What are a butterflies wings made of?
are they tiny feathers?
health issue in pakistan
a lot of health issue in Pakistan silent killer called hypertension, rate of hypertension increase day by day which are the root of cardiovascular disease how we control hypertension?
Cormorant and Eel Struggle??
I recently saw a cormorant at our local park. It dove pretty quickly, soon after it came up struggling with a large green eel. The thick 2' eel seemed quite determined to escape by thrashing and... more
Feeding animals or plants with coffee?
What happens if you feed animals or plants with coffee? Say, just once, or daily? There are some extra coffees in the pot, and I don't know whether it is a good idea feeding animals or plants with... more
What is the common name for Rhinolophus and can you attach a picture of this mammal?
There are many myths about this flying mammal.
What are two long-term reproductive challenges for women?
Exploring Animal behavior
How long does it take for a hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) to reach sexual maturity?
How long does it take for a wild hard clam (*Mercenaria mercenaria*) to reach an age where they are reproductive? How does fecundity depend on age and size? I've looked at several hard clam life... more
Can we digest food as well as herbivores?
I heard some guy say that we can't digest plant food as well as herbivores. Which seems weird to me seeing as how humans can survive without any nutrient deficiencies besides b12 on only plants but... more
What kind of spider is this?
This spider likes like a tarantula, and has a yellow triangle on its back.It does look like those jumping spiders I have seen but it is weary of what's around it.Even a few feet away.
Name for Fertile and Infertile Hybrid animals and Species Classifications.
If you have two distinct species of animals that are closely related, are they a Sub Species? Are they a Sub Species if they can breed and produce fertile offspring? What if they can not produce... more
What produces the strong odor of decaying dead animals?
Are there specific chemicals responsible for producing the strong, putrid odor that is present after an animal deceases? Also, how long does this odor last?
Has any animal ever had a rotating part?
Outside of microscopic structures (I'm thinking of a flagellum, which I _think_ is a true motor) has any animal evolved a part that continually rotates compared to the rest of its body?
Why do men have nipples?
I'd be tempted to call nipples in men vestigial, but that suggests they have no modern function. They _do_ have a function, of course, but only in women. So why do _men_ (and all male mammals) have... more
How can insects survive without an adaptive immune system?
How can insects survive in a world full of pathogens that are able to defeat the innate immune system?