Biodiversity and Conservation

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DNA metabarcoding of littoral hard-bottom communities: high diversity and database gaps revealed by two molecular markers
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Global mapping of potential natural vegetation: an assessment of machine learning algorithms for estimating land potential
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Phylogenomic analysis and revised classification of atypoid mygalomorph spiders (Araneae, Mygalomorphae), with notes on arachnid ultraconserved element loci
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The effectiveness of Payments for Ecosystem Services at delivering improvements in water quality: lessons for experiments at the landscape scale
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Can non-destructive DNA extraction of bulk invertebrate samples be used for metabarcoding?
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Genetic flow among olive populations within the Mediterranean basin
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Comparative systematics and phylogeography of Quercus Section Cerris in western Eurasia: inferences from plastid and nuclear DNA variation
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Biodiversity and Conservation

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Temporal and spatial dynamics of gastrointestinal parasite infection in Père David’s deer Read the full @PeerJLife article #ConservationBiology #Parasitology #Zoology

Bootstrap methods can help evaluate monitoring program performance to inform restoration as part of an adaptive management program @thePeerJ

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Response of net primary productivity to grassland phenological changes in Xinjiang, China Read the full @PeerJLife article #ClimateChange #Biology #Spatial #Vegetation