Genetic Population Structure of the Coral Reef Sea Star Linckia laevigata in the Western Indian Ocean and Indo-West Pacific.

The coral reef sea star Linckia laevigata is common on shallow water coral reefs of the Indo-West Pacific. Its large geographic distribution and comprehensive data from previous studies makes it suitable to examine genetic differentiation and connectivity over large geographical scales. Based on par...

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Main Authors: Levy Michael Otwoma, Marc Kochzius
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2016-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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