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Conservative distribution of 5S rDNA loci in Schizodon (Pisces, Anostomidae) chromosomes

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Martins, C., Galetti, P.M. Conservative distribution of 5S rDNA loci in Schizodon (Pisces, Anostomidae) chromosomes. Chromosome Res 8, 353–355 (2000).

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