Population structure of long‐finned pilot whales in the North Atlantic: a correlation with sea surface temperature?

@article{Fullard2000PopulationSO,
  title={Population structure of long‐finned pilot whales in the North Atlantic: a correlation with sea surface temperature?},
  author={Karen Fullard and Greg A. Early and Mads Peter Heide-J{\o}rgensen and Dorete Bloch and Aqqalu Rosing-Asvid and William B Amos},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
  year={2000},
  volume={9}
}
The long‐finned pilot whale, Globicephala melas, is a social, pelagic odontocete distributed widely in the cold temperate waters of the North Atlantic. Despite genetic, morphometric, physiological and observational studies, it remains unclear whether any population substructure exists. We have used eight highly polymorphic microsatellite loci to analyse samples from four disparate sampling sites: USA East Coast (Cape Cod), West Greenland, the Faeroe Islands and the UK. Our results indicate that… 
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