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- Omondi, Stephen F.; Odee, David W.; Ongamo, George O.; Kanya, James I.; Khasa, Damase P.
- Conservation genetics 2016 v.17 no.6 pp. 1235-1244
- Bayesian theory; Senegalia senegal; alleles; ancestry; anthropogenic activities; arithmetics; deforestation; dry forests; ecosystems; gene pool; genetic markers; genetic variation; in situ conservation; outcrossing; population structure; socioeconomics; trees; woodlands; Sub-Saharan Africa
- ... Acacia senegal is endemic to dry forest and woodland ecosystems of Sub-Saharan Africa and provides both ecological and socio-economic benefits. However, these ecosystems are threatened by escalating human disturbances and fragmentation. To investigate the human impacts on genetic diversity and structure of A. senegal, we studied genetic variability and differentiation of 330 individual trees from ...