The ecologist's field guide to sequence‐based identification of biodiversity

@article{Creer2016TheEF,
  title={The ecologist's field guide to sequence‐based identification of biodiversity},
  author={Simon Creer and Kristy Deiner and Serita D. Frey and Dorota L. Porazinska and Pierre Taberlet and W. Kelley Thomas and Caitlin Potter and Holly M. Bik},
  journal={Methods in Ecology and Evolution},
  year={2016},
  volume={7}
}
The past 100 years of ecological research has seen substantial progress in understanding the natural world and likely effects of change, whether natural or anthropogenic. Traditional ecological approaches underpin such advances, but would additionally benefit from recent developments in the sequence‐based quantification of biodiversity from the fields of molecular ecology and genomics. By building on a long and rich history of molecular taxonomy and taking advantage of the new generation of DNA… 

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