In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(insect/animal) predador(insect/animal) depredador(animal/insect) predatorio(lending) predatorio(person) rapaz
- If predatory birds expect their prey to fall to the ground, Schmitz and Auliya's argument runs, they would be unlikely to notice a lizard still hanging from a branch.
- Large, predatory mammals form a guild in which competition is expected to be relatively intense.
- The bill also significantly improves protection for society's most vulnerable groups against exploitation by predatory sexual offenders.
- Such substances generally are highest in older, larger, and more predatory fish or marine mammals.
- When large fish were excluded, predatory insects and fish fry were freed from predation and more effectively controlled chironomid populations feeding on algae.
- It was probably a bipedal animal, probably predatory, and probably the size of a large dog.
- We also found that one particularly aggressive predatory ant species tended to attack bugs carrying eggs, and gangs of these ants could succeed in killing them.
- Unfortunately, predatory adults are already using the recent disaster to exploit these imperiled children.
- Now a recent study suggests that one creature - with a bite that may rival that of most predatory mammals - may have been sorely misjudged.
- But those predatory insects that locate prey through chemical sensing are not deterred.
- The leafcutter ants are accountable for 25 per cent of all leaf destruction in the South American rainforests, and predatory ants eat more insects than all other animals put together.
- But predatory birds attack from above, relying on their excellent vision to sight prey during daylight.
- Like Pabst's Lulu (but unlike American cinema's predatory noir females), Stasha ignores money and seeks no economic goal.
- Experts believe the extinct birds were meat-eaters because their beaks resemble those of predatory eagles and scavenging vultures.
- Effective defense against newly encountered predatory species is clearly one factor that could facilitate establishment of an introduced species.
- Visibility and distribution of prey and predatory sharks may correlate with water depth.
- I mean, there have been cases of predatory females seeking out young, teenage boys to have their wicked way with…
- Belinda Hoare, of Home and Away, portrays the extraordinary lead character, Miss Julie a fallen, desperate, sexually predatory heiress seeking to be saved by love.
- Adam and his team of falconers use predatory birds like gyrfalcons, eagles, and peregrine falcons to clear the air.
- Describing himself as one of the ‘new princes of corporate feudalism,’ the CEO is corrupt, predatory and greedy.
- Scientists still aren't clear, for example, whether the birds hunted in packs like velociraptors or individually like large predatory cats.
- The predatory species therefore also have short life spans.
- Previous studies indicate that expanded brain volume in predatory mammals leaves less room for jaw muscles.
- Mammals and birds in particular developed new forms, whether as fast-running herbivores, large predatory mammals and birds, or small quick birds and rodents.
- Several strains and species of predatory nematodes are produced and sold.
- Mercury then enters the aquatic food chain, becoming more concentrated in higher-level predatory fish.
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