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- Rutledge, L.Y.; Coxon, A.; White, B.N.
- Global ecology and conservation 2017 v.11 pp. 42-52
- Lanius ludovicianus; breeding programs; ecology; endangered species; gene flow; gene frequency; genetic analysis; genetic markers; genetic variation; genotyping; haplotypes; islands; microsatellite repeats; mitochondrial DNA; phylogeny; California
- ... The San Clemente loggerhead shrike (Lanius ludovicianus mearnsi) is an endangered species endemic to San Clemente Island in California. Previous genetic analyses of the California shrike populations have had mixed results due to small sample sizes and/or few genetic markers. Here we present a rigorous analysis of 381 historical and contemporary California shrike samples genotyped at 11 new polymor ...