Sex and Parthenogenesis — Evolutionary Ecology of Reproductive Modes in Non-Marine Ostracods

@article{Hebert1999SexAP,
  title={Sex and Parthenogenesis — Evolutionary Ecology of Reproductive Modes in Non-Marine Ostracods},
  author={Paul D. N. Hebert},
  journal={Heredity},
  year={1999},
  volume={82},
  pages={687-687}
}
  • P. Hebert
  • Published 1 June 1999
  • Biology
  • Heredity
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