Articles | Volume 18, issue 1
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20 Feb 2018
Standard article |  | 20 Feb 2018

Effects of native biodiversity on grape loss of four castes: testing the biotic resistance hypothesis

Mauro Nereu, Ruben H. Heleno, Francisco Lopez-Núñez, Mário Agostinho, and Jaime A. Ramos

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