mtDNA and AFLP markers demonstrate limited genetic differentiation within the Pyganodon cataracta–Pyganodon fragilis freshwater mussel complex in Atlantic Canada
Abstract:Two nominal species of freshwater mussels,
Keywords: Newfoundland floater; Pyganodon cataracta; Pyganodon fragilis; Unionoida; Unionoïdés; anodonte de Terre-Neuve; anodonte de l’Est; eastern floater; freshwater mussels; moules d’eau douce; phylogeography; phylogéographie; taxinomie; taxonomy
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA. 2: Department of Natural Science, New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, NB E2K 1E5, Canada. 3: Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (Zoology), Halifax, NS B3H 3A6, Canada. 4: Department of Biology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6, Canada.
Publication date: November 1, 2012
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