Molecular and morphological data suggest weak phylogeographic structure in the fairy shrimp Streptocephalus torvicornis (Branchiopoda, Anostraca)

@article{Kappas2017MolecularAM,
  title={Molecular and morphological data suggest weak phylogeographic structure in the fairy shrimp Streptocephalus torvicornis (Branchiopoda, Anostraca)},
  author={Ilias Kappas and Graziella Mura and Dimitra Synefiaridou and Federico Marrone and Giuseppe Alfonso and Miguel Alonso and Theodore J Abatzopoulos},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2017},
  volume={801},
  pages={21-32}
}
Inland aquatic organisms almost ubiquitously display a pattern of marked provincialism characterized by substantial population differentiation and genealogical discontinuities. This is the result of strong priority effects and local adaptation following dispersal and colonization of new habitats. We present a case that defies this biogeographic paradigm. We have investigated the phylogeography of the fairy shrimp Streptocephalus torvicornis across its circum-Mediterranean and Eurasian… 

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