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How is biodiversity studied?

Biodiversity Expeditions Past and PresentField Methods for Documenting BiodiversityHow entomologists catch insects, spiders and other creepy crawliesExploration questions: biodiversity fieldworkActivities: biodiversity fieldworkGlossary: biodiversity fieldworkSelected references: biodiversity fieldworkAnswers to the exploration questions: biodiversity fieldwork
Studying biodiversity in the labHow much biodiversity do we really know?The Journey of Mr. Sand Dollar: Systematics 101 Exploration questions: biodiversity analyses and unknownsActivity: biodiversity analyses and unknowns Glossary: biodiversity analyses and unknownsSelected references: biodiversity analyses and unknownsAnswers to exploration questions: biodiversity analyses and unknowns

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Delve into the history of humanity’s passion to document and display specimens from the natural world and learn how biodiversity expeditions are conducted today.