Chapter 4. Population Genetics: Diversity within Versus Diversity among Populations

  1. James P. Gibbs,
  2. Malcolm L. Hunter Jr. and
  3. Eleanor J. Sterling

Published Online: 26 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch4

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

How to Cite

Gibbs, J. P., Hunter, M. L. and Sterling, E. J. (2008) Population Genetics: Diversity within Versus Diversity among Populations, in Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405152877

Online ISBN: 9781444319576

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Keywords:

  • population genetics - diversity within versus diversity among populations;
  • ‘score’ frequencies of genetic markers;
  • levels of population subdivision using F-statistics;
  • management recommendations on basis of population genetic information;
  • Orchis isozymus;
  • protein electrophoresis gels for allozyme locus;
  • allele frequencies and calculating fixation index in populations;
  • expected products

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objective

  • Procedures

  • Expected Products

  • Discussion

  • Making It Happen

  • Further Resources