Studying the Evolutionary History of Nile Perch Fishes in Lake Tanganyika, East Africa

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Studying the Evolutionary History of Nile Perch Fishes in Lake Tanganyika, East Africa

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Research Question

The Evolutionary History Lake Tanganyika’s Nile Perch Species, Identify morphometric differences between Nile Perch species in Lake Tanganyika.

Award

Harris International Research Award

Significance

Will allow us to develop a clear species description for Lake Tanganyika’s Lates species and assist in answering our overall questions about relative divergence times of these four species.

Methods Used

Morphological measurements will be used to assess morphometric differences between species that match those of the species descriptions. Measurements will complement DNA samples.

Publication Date

2017

Disciplines

Aquaculture and Fisheries

Studying the Evolutionary History of Nile Perch Fishes in Lake Tanganyika, East Africa

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