Evolutionary biology: A kingdom revised

@article{Bruns2006EvolutionaryBA,
  title={Evolutionary biology: A kingdom revised},
  author={Thomas D. Bruns},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2006},
  volume={443},
  pages={758-761}
}
  • T. Bruns
  • Published 19 October 2006
  • Biology
  • Nature
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