Aquaculture can promote the introduction of non-indigenous species (NIS) into wild marine environments. In addition, NIS aquaculture escapees may hybridize with closely-related native species introducing foreign alleles to their gene pool. To quantify the influence of mussel aquaculture on the native community in British Columbia we sampled mussels from… (More)
Geographic and genetic details of samples used in the NRY analyses.
The human populations of the Iberian Peninsula are the varied result of a complex mixture of cultures throughout history, and are separated by clear social, cultural, linguistic or geographic barriers. The stronger genetic differences between closely related populations occur in the northern third of Spain, a phenomenon commonly known as… (More)