A review of the genetic relationships of Atlantic walrus (Odobenus rosmarus rosmarus) east and west of Greenland

@article{Born2001ARO,
  title={A review of the genetic relationships of Atlantic walrus (Odobenus rosmarus rosmarus) east and west of Greenland},
  author={Erik W. Born and Liselotte Wesley Andersen and Ian Gjertz and {\O}ystein Wiig},
  journal={Polar Biology},
  year={2001},
  volume={24},
  pages={713-718}
}
Abstract. Studies of the genetic variation involving allozymes, mitochondrial and nuclear DNA (microsatellites) in walruses (Odobenus rosmarus) were reviewed. In addition, the genetic relationships of a total of 211 Atlantic walruses, O. r. rosmarus, from 5 sampling areas west and east of Greenland were studied using 12 nuclear DNA-microsatellite loci and restriction fragment length polymorphism obtained from the ND1, ND2 and ND3/4 segments of the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). At the mtDNA level… 
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