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Overview of attention for article published in BMC Evolutionary Biology, January 2005
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (87th percentile)

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7 tweeters
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4 Wikipedia pages
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1 Redditor

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Title
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BMC Evolutionary Biology, January 2005
DOI 10.1186/1471-2148-5-59
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Authors

Markus Pfenninger, Magda Hrabáková, Dirk Steinke, Aline Dèpraz

Abstract

Costly structures need to represent an adaptive advantage in order to be maintained over evolutionary times. Contrary to many other conspicuous shell ornamentations of gastropods, the haired shells of several Stylommatophoran land snails still lack a convincing adaptive explanation. In the present study, we analysed the correlation between the presence/absence of hairs and habitat conditions in the genus Trochulus in a Bayesian framework of character evolution.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 3%
Germany 2 2%
Spain 1 1%
Belarus 1 1%
Slovakia 1 1%
Switzerland 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Poland 1 1%
United States 1 1%
Other 2 2%
Unknown 83 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 29 30%
Student > Master 12 12%
Professor > Associate Professor 7 7%
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 6%
Student > Bachelor 5 5%
Other 12 12%
Unknown 26 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 56 58%
Unspecified 5 5%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 3%
Environmental Science 3 3%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 1%
Other 3 3%
Unknown 26 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 17 August 2019.
All research outputs
#1,634,007
of 13,521,117 outputs
Outputs from BMC Evolutionary Biology
#592
of 2,512 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#14,820
of 121,657 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Evolutionary Biology
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,521,117 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 87th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,512 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.4. This one has done well, scoring higher than 76% of its peers.
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