|8.7 million: A new estimate for all the complex species on earth|
Strain, D. (2011). 8.7 million: A new estimate for all the complex species on earth. Science (Wash.) 333(6046): 1083
In: Science (Washington). American Association for the Advancement of Science: New York, N.Y. ISSN 0036-8075; e-ISSN 1095-9203, meer
A novel type of analysis, which takes advantage of an apparently natural mathematical pattern in the biodiversity produced by evolution, has settled on a tally of 8.7 million eukaryotic species, give or take a million.