A cryptic lineage within the pupfish Cyprinodon dearborni suggests multiple colonizations of South America
Abstract:The coastal South American species Cyprinodon dearborni contains two lineages distinct at both mitochondrial and nuclear loci. One appears to be a long-term South American endemic, whereas the other is a more recent colonizer related to the widespread Cyprinodon variegatus.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, U.S.A. 2: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Box G-W, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, U.S.A.
Publication date: October 1, 2009