NapeogenesAndrew V. Z. Brower
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Elias, M., Joron, M., Willmott, K., Silva Brandão, K. L., Kaiser, V., Arias, C. F., Gomez Piñerez, L. M., Uribe, S., Brower, A. V. Z., Freitas, A. V. L. & Jiggins, C. D. 2009 Out of the Andes: patterns of diversification in clearwing butterflies. Mol. Ecol. 18, 1716-1729, (Supplemental Figs. S1-S4 and Tables S1-S3 online).
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