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Barcoding Life to Conserve Biological Diversity: Beyond the Taxonomic Imperative

  • Ronnie Vernooy mail,

    rvernooy@idrc.ca

    Affiliation: Agriculture and Environment Program Area, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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  • Ejnavarzala Haribabu,

    Affiliation: Department of Sociology, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India

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  • Manuel Ruiz Muller,

    Affiliation: International Affairs and Biodiversity Program, Peruvian Society for Environmental Law (SPDA), Lima, Peru

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  • Joseph Henry Vogel,

    Affiliation: Department of Economics, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras, Puerto Rico, United States of America

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  • Paul D. N. Hebert,

    Affiliation: Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

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  • David E. Schindel,

    Affiliation: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C., United States of America

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  • Junko Shimura,

    Affiliation: Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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  • Gregory A. C. Singer

    Affiliation: Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

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  • Published: July 13, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000417

About the Authors

Ronnie Vernooy
Agriculture and Environment Program Area, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ejnavarzala Haribabu
Department of Sociology, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India
Manuel Ruiz Muller
International Affairs and Biodiversity Program, Peruvian Society for Environmental Law (SPDA), Lima, Peru
Joseph Henry Vogel
Department of Economics, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras, Puerto Rico, United States of America
Paul D. N. Hebert
Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
David E. Schindel
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C., United States of America
Junko Shimura
Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Gregory A. C. Singer
Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Corresponding Author

Email: rvernooy@idrc.ca

Competing Interests

We are collaborating on the new PLoS Hub for Biodiversity.