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My cites are showing Surname, year as expected.. Except this one:


  title={Genome-wide transcript analysis of early maize leaf development reveals gene cohorts associated with the differentiation of C4 Kranz anatomy},

  author={Wang, Peng and Kelly, Steven and Fouracre, Jim P. and Langdale, Jane A.},

  journal={The Plant Journal},





  publisher={Wiley Online Library}

That shows as "(P. Wang et al. 2013)" instead of "(Wang et al. 2013)".

I have noticed that if I change the name from Wang to Aang it correctly prints "(Aang et al. 2013)". But that's obviously not the correct name. What is happening and how can I fix it?

This is what I am using:


marked as duplicate by moewe, Werner, Maarten Dhondt, Svend Tveskæg, user13907 Jul 2 '15 at 7:18

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