Journal article

Seascape features, rather than dispersal traits, predict spatial genetic patterns in co-distributed reef fishes

Libby Liggins, Eric A Treml, Hugh P Possingham, Cynthia Riginos

Journal of Biogeography | WILEY | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by Sea World Research AMP; Rescue Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

We are grateful for the logistic, permitting and research support provided by several individuals, research institutions, governmental and non-governmental organizations. Full acknowledgment of these groups and permit information is provided in Appendix S3 in the Supporting Information. Funding for this work was provided by the Australian Research Council (DP0878306, to C.R. and H.P.P.) and an Explorer's Club Exploration Fund (to L.L.). Many of the ideas discussed here grew out of work funded by the Sea World Research & Rescue Foundation (SWR/1/2012, to C.R. and L.L.), a Paddy Pallin Foundation, The Foundation for National Parks & Wildlife Science Grant, an Ecological Society of Australia Student Research Grant, the Lerner Gray Memorial Fund of the American Museum of Natural History and a Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's Science for Management Award (to L.L.). We are grateful for comments on an earlier version of this manuscript provided by H.B. Harrison and two anonymous referees.