- Larval dispersal connects fish populations in a network of marine protected areasSerge Planes
Unite Mixte de Recherche 5542 Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique EPHE UPVD, Universite de Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:5693-7. 2009..More generally, DNA parentage analysis provides a direct method for measuring larval dispersal for other marine organisms...
- Evidence of genetic selection for growth in new recruits of a marine fishS Planes
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes ESA CNRS 8046, Laboratoire d Ichtyoécologie Tropicale et Mediterraneenne, Universite de Perpignan, F 66860 Perpignan cedex, France
Mol Ecol 13:2049-60. 2004..The potential metabolic effect as well as a scenario that could lead to the maintenance of polymorphism is discussed...
- Temporal change in the genetic structure between and within cohorts of a marine fish, Diplodus sargus, induced by a large variance in individual reproductive successS Planes
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes ESA CNRS 8046, Laboratoire d Ichtyoécologie, Tropicale et Méditerranéenne, Universite de Perpignan, F 66860 Perpignan cedex, France
Mol Ecol 11:1515-24. 2002..Overall, these results demonstrated a rapid genetic change within a population...
- Isolation by distance and vicariance drive genetic structure of a coral reef fish in the Pacific OceanS Planes
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes ESA CNRS 8046, Universite de Perpignan, France
Evolution 56:378-99. 2002..The geographic pattern for A. triostegus emphasizes the diversity of the evolutionary processes that lead to the present genetic structure with some being more influential in certain areas or according to a particular spatial scale...
- Patterns and persistence of larval retention and connectivity in a marine fish metapopulationPablo Saenz-Agudelo
USR 3278 Laboratoire d excellence CORAIL, CNRS EPHE, CRIOBE Centre de Biologie et d Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerrannéenne, Universite de Perpignan, 66860, Perpignan Cedex, France
Mol Ecol 21:4695-705. 2012..Given the considerable effort needed to directly measure larval exchange, the consistent patterns suggest snapshot parentage analyses can provide useful dispersal estimates to inform spatial management decisions...
- Correction method for null alleles in species with variable microsatellite flanking regions, a case study of the black-lipped pearl oyster Pinctada margaritiferaSarah Lemer
USR 3278 CNRS EPHE, Centre de Recherche Insulaire et Observatoire de l Environnement, Papetoai, Moorea, French Polynesia
J Hered 102:243-6. 2011..Furthermore, analysis from corrected genotypes demonstrates significant genetic differentiation for one population from the other 2...
- Genetic structure of the star sea squirt, Botryllus schlosseri, introduced in southern European harboursSusanna López-Legentil
Centre de Biologie et d Ecologie Tropicale et Mediterraneenne, EPHE FRE CNRS 2935, University of Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan, France
Mol Ecol 15:3957-67. 2006..The haplotypes from North America and most of the European ones were grouped in the same phylogenetic clade. This suggests occasional gene flow between both continents, probably through ship transport...
- Genetic clines in the Bay of Biscay provide estimates of migration for Sardina pilchardusV Laurent
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes UMR CNRS 8046, Laboratoire d Ichtyoécologie Tropicale et Mediterraneenne, Universite de Perpignan, 52, Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
J Hered 97:81-8. 2006..The weak genetic differences, the important dispersal distance per generation, and the link between genetic and biological data suggest that selection is likely to be the primary factor that maintains the cline...
- Connectivity dominates larval replenishment in a coastal reef fish metapopulationPablo Saenz-Agudelo
USR 3278 CNRS EPHE, CRIOBE Centre de Biologie et d Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerrannéenne, Universite de Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
Proc Biol Sci 278:2954-61. 2011..Comparison of our data with previous studies suggested that variation in dispersal distances is likely to be influenced by the geographical setting and spacing of sub-populations...
- Translocation of wild populations: conservation implications for the genetic diversity of the black-lipped pearl oyster Pinctada margaritiferaSarah Lemer
USR 3278 CRIOBE CNRS EPHE, CBETM de l Université de Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
Mol Ecol 21:2949-62. 2012..margaritifera in French Polynesia...
- Strategies and trajectories of coral reef fish larvae optimizing self-recruitmentJean Olivier Irisson
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, UMR CNRS 8046, Universite de Perpignan, 52, av de Villeneuve, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
J Theor Biol 227:205-18. 2004..We conclude that this technique can be considered as a good tool to represent plausible larval behaviors and that it has great potential in terms of theoretical investigations and also for field applications...
- Reductions in the mitochondrial DNA diversity of coral reef fish provide evidence of population bottlenecks resulting from Holocene sea-level changeC Fauvelot
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, ESA CNRS 8046, Universite de Perpignan, F 66860 Perpignan cedex, France
Evolution 57:1571-83. 2003..Since present sea level was reached between 5000 and 6000 years ago, different demographic events (bottlenecks or founder events) have lead to the actual populations of lagoons in French Polynesia...
- Marine reserves: size and age do matterJoachim Claudet
Centre of Tropical and Mediterranean Biology and Ecology, EPHE CNRS UMR 5244, University of Perpignan, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France
Ecol Lett 11:481-9. 2008..The reserve size-dependency of the response to protection has strong implications for the spatial management of coastal areas because marine reserves are used for spatial zoning...
- Estimating connectivity in marine populations: an empirical evaluation of assignment tests and parentage analysis under different gene flow scenariosP Saenz-Agudelo
Laboratoire Ecosystèmes Aquatiques Tropicaux et Méditerranéens UMR 5244 CNRS EPHE UPVD, Universite de Perpignan, Perpignan Cedex, France
Mol Ecol 18:1765-76. 2009..However, the assignment tests did identify immigrants from distant (genetically distinct) populations. Parentage analysis clearly provided the most accurate estimates of connectivity in situations of high gene flow...
- Inferring gene flow in coral reef fishes from different molecular markers: which loci to trust?C Fauvelot
UMR 5244 EPHE CNRS UPVD, Universite de Perpignan, Perpignan Cedex, France
Heredity (Edinb) 99:331-9. 2007..Overall, our study emphasizes how cautious one has to be when trying to interpret present-day genetic structure in terms of gene flow while using a limited number of loci and/or different sets of loci...
- Strong genetic divergence among populations of a marine fish with limited dispersal, Acanthochromis polyacanthus, within the Great Barrier Reef and the Coral SeaS Planes
Ecole Prafique des Hautes Etudes-ESA 8046 Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, , France
Evolution 55:2263-73. 2001....
- DNA microarrays for identifying fishesM Kochzius
Centre for Applied Gene Sensor Technology CAG, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Mar Biotechnol (NY) 10:207-17. 2008..These data are a solid basis for the second step to create a "Fish Chip" for approximately 50 fish species relevant in marine environmental and fisheries research, as well as control of fisheries products...
- Historical biogeography and molecular systematics of the Indo-Pacific genus Dascyllus (Teleostei: Pomacentridae)S McCafferty
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apdo 2072, Balboa, Republic of Panama
Mol Ecol 11:1377-92. 2002..For taxa that are as geographically widespread as many Indo-Pacific genera, this study highlights the importance of adequate geographical sampling when inferring patterns of species diversification and life history evolution...