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8.7 million: A new estimate for all the complex species on earth
Strain, D. (2011). 8.7 million: A new estimate for all the complex species on earth. Science (Wash.) 333(6046): 1083
In: Science (Washington). American Association for the Advancement of Science: New York, N.Y. ISSN 0036-8075, more
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  • Strain, D.

Abstract
    A novel type of analysis, which takes advantage of an apparently natural mathematical pattern in the biodiversity produced by evolution, has settled on a tally of 8.7 million eukaryotic species, give or take a million.

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