Depending on the basicity, the acid forms two series of salts. The neutral salts, wherein both hydroxyl groups are replaced and known as carbonates, have the Carbonic Acid anion; and the acid salts, wherein only one hydroxyl group is replaced and are known as bicarbonates, have the Carbonic Acid anion.

CARBONIC ACID DERIVATIVES: "Carbonic acid derivatives were found after the experiment."

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