Genetics and Evolution of Aquatic Organisms / Edition 1

Genetics and Evolution of Aquatic Organisms / Edition 1

by A. Beaumont, R. A. Beaumont
     
 

This volume brings together, for the first time, a wide range of up-to-the-minute and traditional techniques and approaches to the study of genetics of organisms living in freshwater or marine habitats. Carefully edited chapters are headed by broad review articles against which are set a number of more specific experience papers which demonstrate the breadth and range… See more details below

Overview

This volume brings together, for the first time, a wide range of up-to-the-minute and traditional techniques and approaches to the study of genetics of organisms living in freshwater or marine habitats. Carefully edited chapters are headed by broad review articles against which are set a number of more specific experience papers which demonstrate the breadth and range of approaches currently being undertaken.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412493706
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
03/31/1994
Edition description:
1994
Pages:
539
Product dimensions:
1.25(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface. Speciation and wide scale genetic differentiation. Gene flow and population structure. Heterozygosity, heterosis and adaptation. DNA technology and genetics of aquatic invertebrates. DNA technology and phylogeny of fish. Genetics of aquatic clonal organisms. Chromosomal genetics. Genetics and pollution. Genetics and aquaculture.

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