Evolutionary biology: Butterfly mimics of ants

@article{Thomas2004EvolutionaryBB,
  title={Evolutionary biology: Butterfly mimics of ants},
  author={J. Thomas and J. Settele},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2004},
  volume={432},
  pages={283-284}
}
  • J. Thomas, J. Settele
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Nature
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