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Forum: Lists Wednesday 10th December 2003, 12:47
Replies: 40
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Posted By Michael Frankis
Hi Pete & all, Guess what it does show is the...

Hi Pete & all,

Guess what it does show is the silliness of using political boundaries to define biological endemism!

Not sure if there are any Red Grouse in IoM though, if CJW's experiences are...
Forum: Lists Wednesday 10th December 2003, 10:56
Replies: 40
Views: 12,821
Posted By Michael Frankis
Hi Birdman, Too right, should've said British...

Hi Birdman,

Too right, should've said British Isles!

For UK endemics, the UK races of Ptarmigan, Crested Tit, Willow Tit and Coal Tit are as good as any (and Ireland has its own endemic race of...
Forum: Lists Tuesday 7th October 2003, 22:09
Replies: 40
Views: 12,821
Posted By Michael Frankis
Hi Birdman, Spot on (except its L. scotica). I...

Hi Birdman,

Spot on (except its L. scotica). I agree about the "Let's get the UK an endemic" Society; the other big reason was that there was a need for a 'flagship species' confined to the native...
Forum: Lists Tuesday 7th October 2003, 16:52
Replies: 40
Views: 12,821
Posted By Michael Frankis
Hi Dave, Interesting question! I'd say to...

Hi Dave,

Interesting question!

I'd say to qualify as an endemic, the entire population has to breed in the relevant area, and basically all the population has to remain there all year, except that...
Forum: Lists Tuesday 7th October 2003, 13:28
Replies: 40
Views: 12,821
Posted By Michael Frankis
Hi Birdman, Don't know if it counts as a...

Hi Birdman,

Don't know if it counts as a country, but I'll put a guess on Antarctica

Michael
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