Allozymic variation in an endangered Japanese minnow, Aphyocypris chinensis

@article{Ohara2003AllozymicVI,
  title={Allozymic variation in an endangered Japanese minnow, Aphyocypris chinensis},
  author={Kenichi Ohara and Motohiro Takagi and Yasuyuki Kaneko and Mamoru Takei},
  journal={Ichthyological Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={50},
  pages={0086-0089}
}
 Aphyocypris chinensis has drastically decreased in Japan and has been designated as an endangered species. Using allozyme analysis, we tested the genetic diversity of A. chinensis strains maintained by five institutions in Japan for conservation purposes. Twelve loci encoding eight enzymes were scored. Alleles per locus ranged from 1 to 1.250, proportion… CONTINUE READING