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Intracoastal shipping drives patterns of regional population expansion by an invasive marine invertebrate
Article first published online: 13 SEP 2012
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Ecology and Evolution
Volume 2, Issue 10, pages 2557–2566, October 2012
How to Cite
Ecology and Evolution 2012; 2(10): 2552–2561
- Issue published online: 11 OCT 2012
- Article first published online: 13 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 26 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 23 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Received: 11 JUL 2012
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