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Systematic Parasitology

, Volume 6, Issue 4, pp 253–255 | Cite as

Making the best of things: reclaiming specimens

  • Mary Hanson Pritchard
  • Günther O. W. Kruse
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary Hanson Pritchard
    • 1
  • Günther O. W. Kruse
    • 1
  1. 1.Harold W. Manter LaboratoryUniversity of Nebraska State MuseumLincolnUSA

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