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The Eyes Have It: Regulatory and Structural Changes Both Underlie Cichlid Visual Pigment Diversity

  • Christopher M. Hofmann equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Christopher M. Hofmann, Kelly E. O'Quin

    chofma1@umd.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Kelly E. O'Quin equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Christopher M. Hofmann, Kelly E. O'Quin

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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  • N. Justin Marshall,

    Affiliation: Sensory Neurobiology Group, School of Biomedical Sciences University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia

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  • Thomas W. Cronin,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Ole Seehausen,

    Affiliations: Aquatic Ecology and Evolution, Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland, Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology, Centre of Ecology, Evolution and Biogeochemistry, Kastanienbaum, Switzerland

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  • Karen L. Carleton

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: December 22, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000266

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