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A Motorneurone Cell Body Located Either Dorsally or Ventrally within a Crustacean Abdominal Ganglion. / Maitland, D. P.; Heitler, W. J.

In: Acta Zoologica, Vol. 68, No. 1, 03.1987, p. 9-16.

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Maitland, DP & Heitler, WJ 1987, 'A Motorneurone Cell Body Located Either Dorsally or Ventrally within a Crustacean Abdominal Ganglion', Acta Zoologica, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 9-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.1987.tb00872.x

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Maitland, D. P., & Heitler, W. J. (1987). A Motorneurone Cell Body Located Either Dorsally or Ventrally within a Crustacean Abdominal Ganglion. Acta Zoologica, 68(1), 9-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.1987.tb00872.x

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Maitland DP, Heitler WJ. A Motorneurone Cell Body Located Either Dorsally or Ventrally within a Crustacean Abdominal Ganglion. Acta Zoologica. 1987 Mar;68(1):9-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6395.1987.tb00872.x

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Maitland, D. P. ; Heitler, W. J. / A Motorneurone Cell Body Located Either Dorsally or Ventrally within a Crustacean Abdominal Ganglion. In: Acta Zoologica. 1987 ; Vol. 68, No. 1. pp. 9-16.

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