TITLE

Fisheries: Corrected numbers for fish on Red List

AUTHOR(S)
Collette, Bruce B.; Polidoro, Beth; Carpenter, Kent
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Nature;3/7/2013, Vol. 495 Issue 7439, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented on the numbers for marine fish species on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species.
ACCESSION #
85914694

 

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