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Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands: New discoveries and current faunal composition

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Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands : New discoveries and current faunal composition. / Gonzalez, Brett C.; Martínez, Alejandro; Olesen, Jørgen; Truskey, Sarit B.; Ballou, Lauren; Allentoft-Larsen, Marc; Daniels, Joost; Heinerth, Paul; Parrish, Mark; Manco, Naqqi; Ward, Jon; Iliffe, Thomas M.; Osborn, Karen J.; Worsaae, Katrine.

In: International Journal of Speleology, Vol. 49, No. 2, 05.2020, p. 71-86.

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Gonzalez, BC, Martínez, A, Olesen, J, Truskey, SB, Ballou, L, Allentoft-Larsen, M, Daniels, J, Heinerth, P, Parrish, M, Manco, N, Ward, J, Iliffe, TM, Osborn, KJ & Worsaae, K 2020, 'Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands: New discoveries and current faunal composition', International Journal of Speleology, vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 71-86. https://doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.49.2.2316

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Gonzalez, B. C., Martínez, A., Olesen, J., Truskey, S. B., Ballou, L., Allentoft-Larsen, M., Daniels, J., Heinerth, P., Parrish, M., Manco, N., Ward, J., Iliffe, T. M., Osborn, K. J., & Worsaae, K. (2020). Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands: New discoveries and current faunal composition. International Journal of Speleology, 49(2), 71-86. https://doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.49.2.2316

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Gonzalez BC, Martínez A, Olesen J, Truskey SB, Ballou L, Allentoft-Larsen M, Daniels J, Heinerth P, Parrish M, Manco N, Ward J, Iliffe TM, Osborn KJ, Worsaae K. 2020. Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands: New discoveries and current faunal composition. International Journal of Speleology. 49(2):71-86. https://doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.49.2.2316

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Gonzalez BC, Martínez A, Olesen J, Truskey SB, Ballou L, Allentoft-Larsen M et al. Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands: New discoveries and current faunal composition. International Journal of Speleology. 2020 May;49(2):71-86. https://doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.49.2.2316

Author

Gonzalez, Brett C. ; Martínez, Alejandro ; Olesen, Jørgen ; Truskey, Sarit B. ; Ballou, Lauren ; Allentoft-Larsen, Marc ; Daniels, Joost ; Heinerth, Paul ; Parrish, Mark ; Manco, Naqqi ; Ward, Jon ; Iliffe, Thomas M. ; Osborn, Karen J. ; Worsaae, Katrine. / Anchialine biodiversity in the Turks and Caicos islands : New discoveries and current faunal composition. In: International Journal of Speleology. 2020 ; Vol. 49, No. 2. pp. 71-86.

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