Comparative phylogeography of tenebrionid beetles in the Aegean archipelago: the effect of dispersal ability and habitat preference

  title={Comparative phylogeography of tenebrionid beetles in the Aegean archipelago: the effect of dispersal ability and habitat preference},
  author={Anna Papadopoulou and Ioannis A. Anastasiou and Bekir Keskin and Alfried P. Vogler},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
Comparative phylogeographical studies in island archipelagos can reveal lineage‐specific differential responses to the geological and climatic history. We analysed patterns of genetic diversity in six codistributed lineages of darkling beetles (Tenebrionidae) in the central Aegean archipelago which differ in wing development and habitat preferences. A total of 600 specimens from 30 islands and eight adjacent mainland regions were sequenced for mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I and nuclear… 
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