Search for dissertations about: "Craig R. Primmer"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Craig R. Primmer.

  1. 1. Effects of Agriculture on Abundance, Genetic Diversity and Fitness in the Common Frog, Rana temporaria

    Author : Markus Johansson; Anssi Laurila; Juha Merilä; Craig R. Primmer; Michael W. Bruford; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Biology; agriculture; agrochemicals; amphibians; effective population size; genetic diversity; genetic structure; hierarchical sampling; microsatellites; Rana temporaria; Biologi; Biology; Biologi;

    Abstract : The aims of this thesis were to evaluate the effects of agriculture on amphibians in terms of (i) population genetic consequences of agriculture-induced spatial changes of the landscape and (ii) local adaptation and tolerance to frequently used agrochemicals. The study was performed using the common frog Rana temporaria as a model. READ MORE