Essays about: "genus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 385 essays containing the word genus.

  1. 1. Bumblebee resource dynamics : a review of foraging and nesting in the agricultural landscape

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Anna Douhan Sundahl; [2020]
    Keywords : bumblebees; bumblebee population dynamics; bumblebee drivers; flower strips; competition with honeybees; foraging; nesting; hibernation;

    Abstract : 90 % of all plants on earth either benefits or entirely depends on pollination. There are pollinators among families of bees (Apidea), butterflies (Lepidoptera) and birds (Aves). Bees of genus Bombus spp., bumblebees, are especially important and provide pollination service for 80 % of the crops of Europe and many wild plant species. READ MORE

  2. 2. Women of the Fäbod : An Ethnological Study of the Swedish Fäbod Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för etnologi, religionshistoria och genusvetenskap

    Author : Stina Gray; [2019]
    Keywords : Womanhood; transhumance; gender; initiation; rite of passage; nordic; Genus; fäbod; fäbodkultur; initiationsrit; fäbodväsen;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the meaning of womanhood in relation to the Swedish fäbod culture at the turn of the 20th century. The study is based upon a questionnaire from 1928 and the material is collected from the archives at the Nordic Museum in Stockholm and the Institute for Language and Folklore in Uppsala. READ MORE

  3. 3. Seroprevalence and risk factors for Rift Valley fever and Capripoxvirus in small ruminants in the border region of Tanzania - Zambia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Emelie Olovsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Infectious diseases; RVFS; CaPV; SGPV; sheep and goat pox; seroprevalence; risk factors; Tunduma; Momba; goats; sheep; livestock;

    Abstract : Tanzania is a country where poverty is still high and many households are dependent on agriculture to support their families. Small ruminants, such as sheep and goats, make up an important part of agriculture; they are cheap to buy and can easily be sold or exchanged for the farmers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tryggt ljus när mörkret faller på : ett ljussättningsförslag för Stångby Stadsdelspark i Lund

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Jessica Roos; [2019]
    Keywords : ljus; ljussättning; upplevelse; trygghet; gestaltning; landskapsarkitektur; genus; Stångby stadsdelspark;

    Abstract : 36% av Malmös medborgare har i en undersökning uppgett att de känner sig otrygga när de går ensamma utomhus när det är mörkt. Ungefär hälften av dessa har även avstått från olika aktiviteter på grund av sin upplevda otrygghet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification of core gut bacterial community of royal pair of a fungus-growing termite, Macrotermes natalensis

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Jayalal Kalathilparambil Jayanthan; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Approximately 30 million years ago, ancestors of fungus-growing termites started an obligate mutualistic relationship with a Basidiomycete fungus Termitomyces. The success of this obligate relation is the division of labour and reliance on termite caste gut microbial symbionts. READ MORE