Seaweed Phylogeography: Adaptation and Evolution of Seaweeds by Zi-Min Hu, Ceridwen Fraser

By Zi-Min Hu, Ceridwen Fraser

The booklet presents an summary of analysis at the extraordinary range, adaptive genetic differentiation, and evolutionary complexity of intertidal macroalgae species. via incorporating molecular facts, ecological area of interest and model-based phylogeographic inference, this booklet offers the newest findings and hypotheses at the spatial distribution and evolution of seaweeds within the context of historic weather swap (e.g. the Quaternary ice ages), modern worldwide warming, and elevated anthropogenic impacts. The chapters during this e-book spotlight earlier and present study on seaweed phylogeography and are expecting the longer term developments and instructions. This ebook frames a couple of learn circumstances to study how biogeographic approaches and interactive eco-genetic dynamics formed the demographic histories of seaweeds, which moreover complements our knowing of speciation and diversification within the sea.

Dr. Zi-Min Hu is an affiliate professor at Institute of Oceanology, chinese language Academy of Sciences, Qingdao, China.

Dr. Ceridwen Fraser is a senior lecturer at Fenner college of surroundings and Society, Australian nationwide collage, Canberra, Australia.

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Kim SY, Weinberer F, Boo SM. Genetic data hint at a common donor region for invasive Atlantic and Pacific populations of Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta). J Phycol. 2010;46:1346–349. Kim KM, Hoarau G, Boo SM. Genetic structure and distribution of Gelidium elegans (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) in Korea based on mitochondrial cox1 sequence data. Aquat Bot. 2012;98:27–33. Kim SY, Manghisi A, Morabito M, Yang EC, Yoon HS, Miller KA, Boo SM. Genetic diversity and haplotype distribution of Pachymeniopsis gargiuli sp.

5 million years from uplift and volcanic accretion initiated divergences between populations in the western tropical Atlantic and eastern Pacific (Knowlton and Weigt 1998; Marko 2002). Comparisons between isolated sister populations, or sister species, yielded mtDNA divergence rate estimates of about 2 % divergence per one million years, and this ‘standard’ estimate has been used in a large number of studies. , Ketmaier et al. 2003; Marino et al. 2011), fossils (Gaunt and Miles 2002), climate and sea level history (Crandall et al.

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