The phylogeography of an alpine leaf beetle: Divergence within Oreina elongata spans several ice ages

Date

2010

Authors

Borer, Matthias
Alvarez, Nadir
Buerki, Sven
Margraf, Nicolas
Rahier, Martine
Naisbit, Russell E.

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Academic Press

Abstract

The genetic landscape of the European flora and fauna was shaped by the ebb and flow of populations with the shifting ice during Quaternary climate cycles. While this has been well demonstrated for lowland species, less is known about high altitude taxa.

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Keywords: mitochondrial DNA; animal; article; Bayes theorem; beetle; classification; genetics; phylogeography; Animals; Bayes Theorem; Beetles; DNA, Mitochondrial; Phylogeography; Coleoptera; Oreina elongata DNA sequencing; Glacial refugia; High altitude species; Ice age; Molecular clock; Warning color

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Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1016/j.ympev.2010.08.017

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2037-12-31