Molecular phylogeny and evolution of internal fertilization in South American seasonal cynopoeciline killifishes.

@article{Costa2016MolecularPA,
  title={Molecular phylogeny and evolution of internal fertilization in South American seasonal cynopoeciline killifishes.},
  author={Wilson J.E.M. Costa and Pedro F. Amorim and Jos{\'e} Leonardo Oliveira Mattos},
  journal={Molecular phylogenetics and evolution},
  year={2016},
  volume={95},
  pages={
          94-9
        }
}
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