Introduction to the Kowalevsky medal issue

@article{Ereskovsky2012IntroductionTT,
  title={Introduction to the Kowalevsky medal issue},
  author={Alexander V. Ereskovsky},
  journal={Evolution \& Development},
  year={2012},
  volume={14}
}
  • A. Ereskovsky
  • Published 2012
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Evolution & Development
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