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Causes of the zebra and other patterns

Alan Deakin

Causes of the zebra and other patterns

by Alan Deakin

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Published by The author in [Westboro, Can .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Color.,
  • Animals -- Variation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alan Deakin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL767 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination17 p.
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6487035M
    LC Control Number45014977
    OCLC/WorldCa6409222

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    From the celebrated author of The Chosen comes a masterly collection of stories about the lives of young adults. Zebra and Other Stories charts moments of grief, crisis, and change for its teenage protagonists. Through these events -- some sudden, some lingering in memory -- come growth and understanding, as the layers of the adult world are peeled back.4/5(1). All designs, patterns, drawings and images are the exclusive property of Debra Gabel. The U.S. copyright on each image and pattern strictly prohibits any reproduction in any way without express written permission.

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Zebra stripes and other high-contrast patterns disorient biting flies, new study suggests have put zebra-print coats on domestic The “messy feeding habit” of tabanids causes pain and. Zebras are African equines with distinctive black-and-white striped coats.

There are three extant species: the Grévy's zebra (Equus grevyi), plains zebra (E. quagga) and the mountain zebra (E. zebra).Their stripes come in different patterns, unique to each individual. Several theories have been proposed for the function of these stripes, with most evidence supporting them as a form of Class: Mammalia.

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Each animal's stripes are as unique as fingerprints—no two are exactly alike—although each of the three species has its own general pattern. The striped pattern of a zebra's coat is a sort of optical illusion to the fly's eye because of its inability to focus and see the pattern.

It is hypothesized that the fly either misinterprets the stripes as different individuals, or it is a sort of depth perception issue where the flies simply just miss the zebra as they try to feast on it. The plains zebra (Equus quagga, formerly Equus burchellii), also known as the common zebra, is the most common and geographically widespread species of range is fragmented, but spans much of southern and eastern Africa south of the Sahara.

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People call him Zebra because of his last name and because of his love for running/5(43). His first book, published in (The Self-Made Tapestry), and a trilogy, published in (Nature’s Patterns: Shapes, Flow, Branches), explore the subject of natural patterns, but neither has. The doctors said they could find no cause for the pain.

One morning, during Mr. Morgan’s geography class, Zebra’s hand began to hurt badly. He sat staring out the window at the sky. Morgan, a stiff-mannered person in his early fifties, given to smart suits and dapper bow ties, called on him to respond to a question.

Zebra stumbled about. Patterns in nature are visible regularities of form found in the natural world. These patterns recur in different contexts and can sometimes be modelled l patterns include symmetries, trees, spirals, meanders, waves, foams, tessellations, cracks and stripes.

Early Greek philosophers studied pattern, with Plato, Pythagoras and Empedocles attempting to explain order in nature. Zebra stripes and other high-contrast patterns disorient biting flies, new study suggests The Latest: Michigan State goes online for undergraduates.

Melanistic zebra are one potential key to the question of how the zebra got its stripes, a question I am studying from two angles – the how and the why. The question of how the zebra got its stripes really grabs my interest because stripes make the zebra seem so conspicuous.

Physical causes of disease. Infectious diseases Bacterial. Viral. Protozoal. Parasites. The helminth infections of the gastro-intestinal tract: A large variety of nematodes occur in the gastro-intestinal tract of zebras.

Seasonal foraging behaviour of the plains Zebra and the African Elephant in relation to the occurrence of Anthrax in. native mussels, and other river animals.

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On the other, we wait until the balloon is a little bigger before painting stripes with the same spacing. (i.e., the striping gene "turns on" relatively late in development compared to the other balloon species.) Now watch them both grow, and compare the finished stripe patterns.

A the combination of the zebra's broad Zebras have a striking pattern to the team found that the black and white patterns translate as “misleading information” in the eyes of other.The zebra has narrow stripes over most of its body, with the black stripes predominating over the white ones.

There are three extant species of zebra, and they occur in Africa: plains zebra, mountain zebra and Grevy's zebra.The study only applied to horseflies and the researchers did not look at whether striped and checked patterns could fend off other insects, such as wasps.

As a result, the exact cause of.