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Major low levels of Lake Malawi and their implications for speciation rates in cichlid fishes
Lake Malawi, the third largest lake in Africa, is several million years old. Lake levels have fluctuated to a considerable extent in the late Pleistocene. Although tectonism may have influencedExpand
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Divergence and zoogeography of mole crabs, Emerita spp. (Decapoda: Hippidae), in the Americas
Six of the nine described species of the mole crab genus Emerita are distributed in the Americas, two [E. analoga (Stimpson, 1857) and E. rathbunae Schmitt, 1935] on the west coast, and four [E.Expand
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An improved amplification and sequencing strategy for phylogenetic studies using the mitochondrial large subunit rRNA gene.
Numerous molecular systematic studies have employed variation in the mitochondrial large subunit (16s) rRNA gene to infer patterns of relationship among species and higher taxa. The primers mostExpand
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Interdecadal heterogeneity in mitochondrial DNA of Atlantic haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) from Georges Bank.
Atlantic haddock of Georges Bank are characterized by large fluctuations in population size and a recent collapse of the commercial fishery. DNA extracted from dried scales of Georges Bank haddock,Expand
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Evidence of multiple paternity in spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias) broods based on microsatellite analysis
An understanding of alternative mating systems is a fundamental requirement for the effective management of vulnerable species. Microsatellite analysis of spiny dogfish Squalus acanthias broods fromExpand
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DIFFERENTIATION OF MITOCHONDRIAL DNA IN ATI.ANTIC HERRING, CLUPEA HARENGUS
To investigate genetic relationships among spawning stocks ofAtlantic herring, Clupea harengus.in the Gulfof Maine and GulfofSt. Lawrence, mitochondrial DNAs from ripe females at three localitiesExpand
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Characterization of microsatellite markers in Homarus (Crustacea, Decapoda).
Three variable microsatellite loci have been isolated from the American lobster, Homarus americanus. In a population sample from the Gulf of Maine, the effective numbers of alleles (Ne) for the twoExpand
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