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TitleMulti-locus Analyses Reveal Four Giraffe Species Instead of One
Study TypeOther
Abstract Traditionally, one giraffe species and up to eleven subspecies have been recognized [1]; however, nine subspecies are commonly accepted [2]. Even after a century of research, the distinctness of each giraffe subspecies remains unclear, and the genetic variation across their distribution range has be .. [more]
Description Traditionally, one giraffe species and up to eleven subspecies have been recognized [1]; however, nine subspecies are commonly accepted [2]. Even after a century of research, the distinctness of each giraffe subspecies remains unclear, and the genetic variation across their distribution range has be .. [more]
Center NameBIODIVERSITY AND CLIMATE RESEARCH CENTER, FRANKFUR