• African origin for Madagascan dogs revealed by mtDNA analysis 

      Ardalan, Arman; Oskarsson, Mattias C. R.; Van Asch, Barbara; Rabakonandriania, Elisabeth; Savolainen, Peter (Royal Society, 2016)
      Madagascar was one of the last major land masses to be inhabited by humans. It was initially colonized by Austronesian speaking Indonesians 1500–2000 years ago, but subsequent migration from Africa has resulted in approximately ...