Conservation Genetics

, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 661–663 | Cite as

Where are we in conservation genetics and where do we need to go?



  1. Coleman AW (2009) Is there a molecular key to the level of “biological species” in eukaryotes? A DNA guide. Mol Phylogenet Evol 50:197–2003CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. Frankel OH, Soulé ME (1981) Conservation and evolution. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UKGoogle Scholar
  3. Frankham R, Ballou JD, Briscoe DA (2009) Introduction to conservation genetics, 2nd edn. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UKGoogle Scholar
  4. Kristensen TN, Pedersen KS, Vermeulen CF, Loeschcke V (2010) Inbreeding in the “omics” era. Trends Ecol Evol (in press)Google Scholar
  5. O’Grady JJ, Brook BW, Reed DH et al (2006) Realistic levels of inbreeding depression strongly affect extinction risk in wild populations. Conserv Biol 133:42–51CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Primmer CR (2009) From conservation genetics to conservation genomics. Ann NY Acad Sci 1162:357–368CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. Wheat CW, Haag CR, Marden JH et al. (2010) Nucleotide polymorphism at a gene (Pgi) under balancing selection in a butterfly metapopulation. Mol Biol Evol (in press)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesMacquarie UniversitySydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Australian MuseumSydneyAustralia

Personalised recommendations