Autosome and Sex Chromosome Diversity Among the African Pygmy Mice, Subgenus Nannomys (Murinae; Mus)

@article{Veyrunes2004AutosomeAS,
  title={Autosome and Sex Chromosome Diversity Among the African Pygmy Mice, Subgenus Nannomys (Murinae; Mus)},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Veyrunes and J. R. Mart{\'i}nez Catal{\'a}n and Bruno A Sicard and Terence J. Robinson and Jean-Marc Duplantier and Laurent Granjon and Gauthier Dobigny and J Britton-davidian},
  journal={Chromosome Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={12},
  pages={369-382}
}
The African pygmy mice, subgenus Nannomys, constitute the most speciose lineage of the genus Mus with 19 recognized species. Although morphologically very similar, they exhibit considerable chromosomal diversity which is here confirmed and extended by the G-banding analysis of 65 mice from West and South Africa. On the basis of their karyotype and distribution area, the specimens were assigned to at least five species. Extensive differentiation both within and between species was observed that… CONTINUE READING

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