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Low cytochrome b variation in bream Abramis brama

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Variability in cytochrome b (cytb) in European populations of bream Abramis brama was assessed. The cytb gene was found to be strongly conserved in A. brama relative to other cyprinid taxa. This limits the usefulness of this marker in examining geographical genetic structure in this species and raises interesting questions as to the recent evolutionary history of the species.
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Keywords: Cyprinidae; Eurasia; genetic variability; mitochondrial DNA; refugia

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: School of Biological Sciences, Queen's University Belfast, Medical Biology Centre, 97 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7BL, U.K. 2: Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Science (IBERS), Edward Llwyd Building, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 2AD, U.K.

Publication date: 01 May 2011

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