We’ve just read this concise and well written paper by Dr. Anne E. Magurran from the School of Biology, University of St Andrew, Scotland that discusses “Q&A: What is biodiversity?” that can be found on the BioMeD Central portal. Dr. Magurran give clear answers to questions that most of us have asked ourselves over this last year.
This article is part of the series Open Access Biodiversity Research. This is a thematic series that was started by BioMed Central in celebration of the International Year of Biodiversity. The papers selected for this series highlights the leading research from the disciplines of genetics and evolution of species richness, to conservation and biodiversity informatics.
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