Genetic connectivity and historical demography of the blue barred parrotfish (Scarus ghobban) in the western Indian Ocean

@article{Visram2010GeneticCA,
  title={Genetic connectivity and historical demography of the blue barred parrotfish (Scarus ghobban) in the western Indian Ocean},
  author={Shakil Visram and Mingqiu Yang and Ruby Moothien Pillay and Sadri Abdullah Said and Oskar Henriksson and Mats Grahn and Chaolun Allen Chen},
  journal={Marine Biology},
  year={2010},
  volume={157},
  pages={1475-1487}
}
Studies on genetic connectivity are essential for the design of management strategies for coral reef fisheries. In this study we used a mitochondrial DNA marker to investigate population structure of the reef-associated parrotfish, Scarus ghobban, from four countries, Kenya, Mauritius, Seychelles and Tanzania, in the western Indian Ocean. We obtained nucleotide sequences of the mitochondrial control region for 117 individuals. Measures of haplotype diversity were relatively high. Pairwise… 
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