In this preliminary study, researchers in the United Kingdom have found evidence that use of neonicotinoid pesticides may be a factor in the decline of butterfly populations.
Researchers have used phylogenetic bracketing to identify and survey the extent of postcranial vestigial skeleton structures in mammals.
Mares Conference on Marine Ecosystems Health and Conservation 2016 Collection
This Collection consists of contributions to the second Mares Conference on Marine Ecosystem Health and Conservation, which will take place from the 1st-5th February 2016 in Olhão, Portugal.
Top Genomics Papers - Oct 2015
This collection of 10 articles represents some of the most noteworthy genomics research which PeerJ and PeerJ PrePrints have published through Oct 2015. The list was compiled by examining a range of article level metrics - many are already highly cited, many have been widely tweeted, and many have had a high number of page views.