--- a/inst/__ga_crossoverfcn__.m
+++ b/inst/__ga_crossoverfcn__.m
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     error ("'parents' must have an even number of columns");
   endif
 
-  xoverKids(1:(nc_parents / 2), 1:nvars) = options.CrossoverFcn \
+  xoverKids(1:(nc_parents / 2), 1:nvars) = options.CrossoverFcn ...
       (parents(1, 1:nc_parents), options, nvars, FitnessFcn,
        unused,
        thisPopulation(:, 1:nvars));