Category: Biology

Biomembranes: Structure And Functions

The biomembranes are structures, very dynamic and selective mainly lipid nature, part of the cells of all living beings. In essence, they are responsible for establishing the boundaries between life and the extracellular space, in addition to deciding in a controlled way what can enter and leave the cell. The properties of the membrane (such

Glomeromycota: Characteristics, Nutrition, Habitat, Reproduction

The Glomeromycota are forced symbiotic fungi with plant roots. They constitute the arbuscular mycorrhizae, which are a type of ectomycorrhiza. 410 million-year-old fossil records of arbuscular mycorrhizae have been found. It is considered that this symbiotic relationship was one of the characteristics that allowed the colonization of the terrestrial environment by plants. Glomeromycota have non-septate mycelia (coenocytes).

The 22 Most Outstanding Animals Of Colombia

The animals of Colombia are abundant, the second country with more biodiversity of the planet. This South American nation has impressive wildlife that is enjoyed by thousands of people around the world. Although it only occupies a small percentage (0.7%) of the total surface of the Earth, around 10% of the planet’s species are represented

Garambullo: Characteristics, Habitat, Uses, Care

The garambullo ( Myrtillocactus geometrizans ) is a species of branched cactus with a bushy appearance belonging to the Cactaceae family. It is commonly known as myrtle cactus, blue candelabrum, garambullo, myrtle cactus, paternoster or kisk. This species is native to Mexican xerophilic regions and since ancient times it has been consumed fresh by indigenous