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phasmid wings/dromie wings




has anyone heard of the new paper in nature about multiple reversals in flightless phasmids, it would seem to contradict people who say cladistics doesn't pick up 'messy' reversals. The research that actually discovered it was a classic cladistic analysis


Patrick


Vampire Disposal Methods, by Country of Origin:


SPECIES COUNTRY APPROVED METHOD OF DISPOSAL
Sampiro Albania Stake through heart
Nachtzehrer Bavaria Place coin in mouth, decapitate with ax
Ogoljen Bohemia Bury at crossroads
Krvoijac Bulgaria Chain to grave with wild roses
Kathakano Crete Boil head in vinegar
Brukulaco Greece Cut off and burn head
Vampir Hungary Stake through heart, nail through temple
Dearg-dul Ireland Pile stones on grave
Vryolakas Macedonia Pour boiling oil on, drive nail through navel
Upier Poland Bury face downwards
Gierach Prussia Put poppy seeds in grave
Strigoiul Rumania Remove heart, cut in two; garlic in mouth, nail in head
Vlkoslak Serbia Cut off toes, drive nail through neck
Neuntoter Saxony Lemon in mouth
Vampiro Spain No known remedy






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