Contributions to Zoology, 84 (3) – 2015Camille Meslin; Michel Laurin; Isabelle Callebaut; Xavier Druart; Philippe Monget: Evolution of species-specific major seminal fluid proteins in placental mammals by gene death and positive selection

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We are grateful to Marie-Claire Orgebin-Crist for the helpful discussion and for their critical reading of an earlier version of the draft. We thank Gilles Didier and Manuela Royer-Carenzi for advice on probability calculations, anonymous reviewers for comments that improved the draft, and the Contributions to Zoology editorial staff for its efficient handling of the paper.

Received: 14 October 2014

Revised and accepted: 4 March 2015

Published online: 4 September 2015

Editor: J.W. Arntzen