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Annelids in evolutionary developmental biology and comparative genomics. / McDougall, C.; Hui, J.H.L.; Monteiro, A.; Takahashi, T.; Ferrier, David Ellard Keith.

In: Parasite, Vol. 15, No. 3, 09.2008, p. 321-328.

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McDougall, C, Hui, JHL, Monteiro, A, Takahashi, T & Ferrier, DEK 2008, 'Annelids in evolutionary developmental biology and comparative genomics.' Parasite, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 321-328. https://doi.org/10.1051/parasite/2008153321

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McDougall, C., Hui, J. H. L., Monteiro, A., Takahashi, T., & Ferrier, D. E. K. (2008). Annelids in evolutionary developmental biology and comparative genomics. Parasite, 15(3), 321-328. https://doi.org/10.1051/parasite/2008153321

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McDougall C, Hui JHL, Monteiro A, Takahashi T, Ferrier DEK. Annelids in evolutionary developmental biology and comparative genomics. Parasite. 2008 Sep;15(3):321-328. https://doi.org/10.1051/parasite/2008153321

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McDougall, C. ; Hui, J.H.L. ; Monteiro, A. ; Takahashi, T. ; Ferrier, David Ellard Keith. / Annelids in evolutionary developmental biology and comparative genomics. In: Parasite. 2008 ; Vol. 15, No. 3. pp. 321-328.

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