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Trapdoor spider species that stay local put themselves at risk

A palisade trapdoor spider of the new species E. turrificus walks across the rainforest floor near Maleny, Queensland. Credit: Jeremy Wilson, Author provided Several new species of trapdoor spiders found in Queensland are finally described in an article published this month in Invertebrate Systematics. But each of the new species …

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Elevation shapes species survival in changing habitats

Luke Frishkoff, University of Texas at Arlington assistant professor of biology, explores how human land use expedites biodiversity loss in a paper recently published in Nature Ecology and Evolution. Credit: UT Arlington Luke Frishkoff, University of Texas at Arlington assistant professor of biology, explores how human land use expedites biodiversity …

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