Phylogeography of lions (Panthera leo ssp.) reveals three distinct taxa and a late Pleistocene reduction in genetic diversity

Ross Barnett, Beth Shapiro, Ian Barnes, Simon Y W Ho, Joachim Burger, Nobuyuki Yamaguchi, Thomas F G Higham, H Todd Wheeler, Wilfried Rosendahl, Andrei V Sher, Marina Sotnikova, Tatiana Kuznetsova, Gennady F Baryshnikov, Larry D Martin, C Richard Harington, James A Burns, Alan Cooper

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1668-77
Number of pages10
JournalMolecular Ecology
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • Animals
  • DNA, Mitochondrial
  • Evolution, Molecular
  • Fossils
  • Genetic Variation
  • Genetics, Population
  • Geography
  • Lions
  • Phylogeny
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA
  • Species Specificity

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