Genetic differentiation between close eastern Mediterranean Dicentrarchus labrax (L.) populations

Authors

  • R. Castilho,

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    1. Biodiversity and Conservation Group, Center for Marine Sciences (CCMAR), Campus de Gambelas, University of Algarve, 8005-139 Faro, Portugal and
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  • Y. Ciftci

    1. Central Fisheries Research Institute, P.O. Box 129, 61001 Trabzon, Turkey
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Abstract

Differentiation at nine microsatellite loci revealed that a Levantine Basin sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax population probably represents a further subdivision of this species in the eastern Mediterranean.

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