Episode 9: What is a Species?

The Ecology Podcast

Episode 9 of the Ecology Podcast. This week we’re talking about how we define a species and how it impacts conservation.

Zachos, F. E. (2014) Taxonomic inflation, the Phylogenetic Species Concept and lineages in the Tree of Life – a cautionary comment on species splitting. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jzs.12088

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