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Multiple host switching events shape the evolution of symbiotic palaemonid shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda)

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The majority of the almost 1,000 species of Palaemonidae, the most speciose family of caridean shrimp, largely live in symbioses with marine invertebrates of different phyla. These associations range from weak epibiosis to obligatory endosymbiosis and from restricted commensalism to semi-parasitism, with the specialisation to particular hosts likely playing a role in the diversification of this shrimp group. Our study elucidates the evolutionary history of symbiotic palaemonids based on a phy...

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10.1038/srep26486

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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GLAM
Department:
Natural History Museum
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DevelopmentforInnovation,projectNo.CZ.1.05/2.1.00/19.0388
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Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
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Scientific Reports Journal website
Publication date:
2016-06-02
Acceptance date:
2016-05-03
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2045-2322
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625095
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2016-06-02

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