Nuclear and mitochondrial patterns of population structure in North Pacific false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens).


False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) are large delphinids typically found in deep water far offshore. However, in the Hawaiian Archipelago, there are 2 resident island-associated populations of false killer whales, one in the waters around the main Hawaiian Islands (MHI) and one in the waters around the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI). We use… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esu029