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The adaptation of wood lice | eHow UK

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The adaptation of wood lice. While many people think of them as "bugs" or " insects," woodlice are actually arthropods--crustaceans in the family Isopoda.

What are the adaptations of a wood louse - Answers

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It is a grey/brown colour which is useful for camouflage and it has a hard, armoured shell over its body so it can protect itself from predators. The pill woodlouse ...

Woodlouse (Oniscidea) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal Facts ...

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The woodlouse is not an insect but a crustacean, that has 14 parts to its body, which gives the woodlouse the flexibility to be able to curl into a ball to protect itself ...

the weird and wonderful world of woodlice! - UM Personal World ...

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Jun 25, 2003 ... The woodlice is a familiar creature to most people, various species ... exhibit varying degrees of adaptation to life on land, largely depending on.

Common Woodlouse · University of Puget Sound

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Common Woodlouse (Oniscus asellus) KINGDOM Animalia ... Many adaptations serve more than one function; rolling up the body probably reduces water loss.

About Woodlice | eHow

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About Woodlice. Woodlice, or pillbugs, are members of the Crustacea class, which also includes crabs, shrimps and lobsters. However, they are not aquatic and ...

woodlice background - OoCities

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Woodlice are often found in the upper layers of compost heaps, under rotting ... These preferences are behavioural adaptations to help reduce desiccation.

Woodlouse | Wild About Gardens

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Identification. Woodlice, also known as slaters and pillbugs, are terrestrial crustaceans. Their soft bodies are covered on the upper surface with a hard ...

Woodlouse Facts - Soft Schools

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Woodlouse inhabits moist and dark habitats and usually hides under the stones ... Woodlice are the only crustaceans that are adapted to the life on the ground ...

Gordon's Woodlice Page - The Earth Life Web

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Traditionally, woodlice have been regarded as poorly adapted to life on land. However, research conducted in recent years has shown that woodlice have ...

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WOODLICE AND THE LAND HABITAT - EDNEY - 1954 - Biological ...

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Species of woodlice differ as regards rates of transpiration and survival in dry air. ... The only adaptation to land as regards excretion is a general suppression ...

woodlice facts - Free Home Page

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Apr 12, 2011 ... Pages about structure, behaviour and adaptations of woodlice. Porcellio scaber, Armadillidium vulgare and Porcellio pruinosus.

Woodlice habitats – Student sheet - Nuffield Foundation

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Nuffield Practical Work for Learning: Argumentation • Woodlice habitats .... terrestrial animals have adaptations (anatomical, biochemical or behavioural).