Could Arthropod Vectors Play a Role in the Spread of COVID-19?

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  • George Poinar Oregon State University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37819/biosis.001.002.0052

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Published

2020-06-12

How to Cite

Poinar, G. . (2020). Could Arthropod Vectors Play a Role in the Spread of COVID-19?. Biosis:Biological Systems, 1(2), 91-93. https://doi.org/10.37819/biosis.001.002.0052