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Are We Underestimating Species Extinction Risk?

  • Published: June 07, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0030253

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Density-Dependent Demographic Variation Determines Extinction Rate of Experimental Populations

John M Drake
Research Article | published 7 Jun 2005 | PLOS Biology