Ichthyological Research

, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp 340–344 | Cite as

Genetic difference between two snappers,Lutjanus ophuysenii andL. vitta (Teleostei: Lutjanidae)

  • Sin-Che Lee
  • Hui-Ling Cheng
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Key words

Genetic evidence allozyme electrophoresis Lutjanus ophuysenii L. vitta 


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© The Ichthyological Society of Japan 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sin-Che Lee
    • 1
  • Hui-Ling Cheng
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of ZoologyAcademia SinicaTaipeiTaiwan

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