A Signal for Independent Coastal and Continental histories among North American wolves

@article{Weckworth2005ASF,
  title={A Signal for Independent Coastal and Continental histories among North American wolves},
  author={Byron Weckworth and Sandra Looman Talbot and George K. Sage and David K. Person and Joseph A. Cook},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
  year={2005},
  volume={14}
}
Relatively little genetic variation has been uncovered in surveys across North American wolf populations. Pacific Northwest coastal wolves, in particular, have never been analysed. With an emphasis on coastal Alaska wolf populations, variation at 11 microsatellite loci was assessed. Coastal wolf populations were distinctive from continental wolves and high levels of diversity were found within this isolated and relatively small geographical region. Significant genetic structure within southeast… 
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