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Human Ecology

, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp 287–288 | Cite as

Reply to: “Refining the Arrival Date of Wasmannia auropunctata (Little Fire Ant) into the Solomon Islands”

  • John Fasi
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Personal Communication Environmental Management General Information Recent Commentary Subsistence Farmer 
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Acknowledgements

While I thank the author for his/her commentaries and useful information, they do not necessarily add new information to the crux of our paper.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of SciencesUniversity of QueenslandSt. LuciaAustralia

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