Species delimitation for cryptic species complexes: case study of Pyramidula (Gastropoda, Pulmonata)

@article{Razkin2017SpeciesDF,
  title={Species delimitation for cryptic species complexes: case study of Pyramidula (Gastropoda, Pulmonata)},
  author={Oihana Razkin and Benjam{\'i}n J. G{\'o}mez-moliner and Katerina Vardinoyannis and alberto Mart{\'i}nez-ort{\'i} and Mar{\'i}a J Madeira},
  journal={Zoologica Scripta},
  year={2017},
  volume={46},
  pages={55 - 72}
}
Species discovery and validation methods were used to delimit the species of a cryptic species complex. Species boundaries were inferred from multiple lines of evidence arising from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequencing and ecological niche modelling. Phylogenetic relationships among species were assessed by Bayesian inference and maximum‐likelihood procedures. The approach was applied to the terrestrial gastropod genus Pyramidula. By examining 211 specimens collected from the Western… 
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