This species is widely used in scientific research. (Patterson et al., 1943; Raven and Johnson, 1999)
Positive Impacts: source of medicine or drug
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Benefits"
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Sara Diamond, Animal Diversity Web Staff
Conrad Miller, Southwestern University
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