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Phylogeography of the southern African vlei rat, Otomys irroratus, inferred from chromosomal and DNA sequence data
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines the phylogeography of the southern African vlei rat, Otomys irroratus using the mtDNA cyt b gene and chromosomal data derived using G-, and C-banding, Ag-NOR staining and fluorescence ...
Phylogeographic variation of the Karoo bush rat, Otomys unisulcatus : a molecular and morphological perspective
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
Phylogeographic genetic structure has been documented for a number of southern African terrestrial taxa. Information regarding geographic population genetic structuring in multiple taxa, with differing life histories, ...
Population genetics of the Sporothrix splendens complex from Protea L. in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Ophiostomatoid fungi consist of a remarkable assemblage of species that are distantly related (Orders Microascales and Ophiostomatales) and that are grouped based on convergent evolution towards arthropod ...
Phylogeographic patterning of three co-distributed forest-dwelling reptile species along the east coast of South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates the phylogeographic structure of three co-distributed forest-living reptile species, the Pondo flat gecko (Afroedura pondolia), the forest thread snake (Leptotyphlops sylvicolus) ...
The phylogeographic population structure of the Cape sea urchin, Parechinus angulosus
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South Africa's coastline is in the region of 3650kms and encompasses many different and dynamic marine environments. To enhance our current understanding of the population structure and gene flow patterns ...