Molecular comparison of geographically extreme populations of fish species of wide Indo-Pacific distribution

  title={Molecular comparison of geographically extreme populations of fish species of wide Indo-Pacific distribution},
  author={Yaron Tikochinski and Marina Friling and Nave Harush and Roy Lizarovich and Nitzan Manor and Avishai Horsky and Brenda Appelbaum-Golani and Daniel Golani},
  journal={Israel Journal of Ecology \& Evolution},
A total of six Red Sea inshore fish species with wide Indo-Pacific distribution, including Lessepsian migrants that reached the Mediterranean Sea via the Suez Canal, were studied and compared genetically to conspecific populations from Japan and the Seychelles. Examination of the cytochrome c oxidase 1 (COI) gene of Apogon cyanosoma, Sargocentron rubrum, Upeneus moluccensis, Spratelloide sdelicatulus, Gerres oyena and Terapon jarbua from Japan, the Red Sea, the Seychelles and the Mediterranean… 

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