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Tapeworm Eggs in a 270 Million-Year-Old Shark Coprolite

  • Paula C. Dentzien-Dias mail,

    pauladentzien@gmail.com

    Affiliation: Laboratório de Paleontologia e Paleoceanografia, Instituto de Oceanografia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil

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  • George Poinar Jr,

    Affiliation: Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Ana Emilia Q. de Figueiredo,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Geociências, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Departamento de Paleontologia e Estratigrafia. Porto Alegre, Brazil

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  • Ana Carolina L. Pacheco,

    Affiliation: Universidade Federal do Piauí, Campus Senador Helvídio Nunes de Barros, Picos, Piauí. Brazil

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  • Bruno L. D. Horn,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Geociências, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Departamento de Paleontologia e Estratigrafia. Porto Alegre, Brazil

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  • Cesar L. Schultz

    Affiliation: Instituto de Geociências, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Departamento de Paleontologia e Estratigrafia. Porto Alegre, Brazil

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  • Published: January 30, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055007

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 08 Feb 2013 at 21:41 GMT

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