Extinction rates. Modern extinctions in the kilo-death range.

Published

Journal Article (Review)

For some groups of species, extinction rates are orders of magnitude higher than expected background rates--many species now last nearer a fateful second than their destined hour.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Nott, MP; Rogers, E; Pimm, S

Published Date

  • January 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 14 - 17

PubMed ID

  • 7697338

Pubmed Central ID

  • 7697338

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0445

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0960-9822

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0960-9822(95)00005-4

Language

  • eng