Allozyme variation in Polyommatus coridon (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae): identification of ice‐age refugia and reconstruction of post‐glacial expansion

@article{Schmitt2001AllozymeVI,
  title={Allozyme variation in Polyommatus coridon (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae): identification of ice‐age refugia and reconstruction of post‐glacial expansion},
  author={Thomas Schmitt and A. Seitz},
  journal={Journal of Biogeography},
  year={2001},
  volume={28}
}
The effects of glacial disjunctions on intraspecific differentiations are in the focus of phylogeographical studies. Several studies investigate the consequences of post‐glacial expansions from glacial refugia on the composition within major genetic lineages. 

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