Biston betularia
Peppered moth; famous for the shift to the melanised form as industrial pollution turned trees black and gave the melanotic form a selective advantage - and for reversion to the lighter form following the Clean Air Act.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Biston betularia — Biston betularia. См. березовая пяденица. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • Biston betularia — Pepper Pep per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?, ?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.] 1. A well known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the {Piper nigrum}. [1913 Webster] Note: Common, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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