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- Meyër, M.A., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Marine biology 2006 v.148 no.4 pp. 899-905
- Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus; breeding; coasts; females; gene flow; genetic variation; haplotypes; historical records; mitochondrial DNA; nucleotide sequences; philopatry; population growth; seals; variance; Namibia; South Africa
- ... The Cape fur seal, Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus is distributed along the southern African coastline from northern Namibia to the south-east coast of South Africa. The species has been impacted by sealing operations since the 1600s, and historical records suggest that the taxon experienced a bottleneck prior to the 20th century. Mitochondrial DNA control region sequences were generated for 106 i ...