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High Levels of Genetic Differentiation between Ugandan Glossina fuscipes fuscipes Populations Separated by Lake Kyoga

  • Patrick P. Abila equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Patrick P. Abila, Michel A. Slotman, Aristeidis Parmakelis, Kirstin B. Dion

    Affiliation: National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda

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  • Michel A. Slotman equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Patrick P. Abila, Michel A. Slotman, Aristeidis Parmakelis, Kirstin B. Dion

    michel.slotman@yale.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Aristeidis Parmakelis equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Patrick P. Abila, Michel A. Slotman, Aristeidis Parmakelis, Kirstin B. Dion

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Ecology and Taxonomy, Faculty of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

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  • Kirstin B. Dion equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Patrick P. Abila, Michel A. Slotman, Aristeidis Parmakelis, Kirstin B. Dion

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Alan S. Robinson,

    Affiliation: Joint FAO/IAEA Programme of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture, Insect Pest Control Sub-Programme, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria

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  • Vincent B. Muwanika,

    Affiliation: Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • John C. K. Enyaru,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Loyce M. Lokedi,

    Affiliation: National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda

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  • Serap Aksoy,

    Affiliation: Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Adalgisa Caccone

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Published: May 28, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000242

About the Authors

Patrick P. Abila, Loyce M. Lokedi
National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda
Michel A. Slotman, Aristeidis Parmakelis, Kirstin B. Dion, Adalgisa Caccone
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Alan S. Robinson
Joint FAO/IAEA Programme of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture, Insect Pest Control Sub-Programme, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria
Vincent B. Muwanika
Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
John C. K. Enyaru
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
Serap Aksoy
Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: michel.slotman@yale.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VM JE LL SA AC. Performed the experiments: PA MS AP KD. Analyzed the data: PA MS AP KD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AR LL SA AC. Wrote the paper: PA MS AP AC. Revised and edited paper: KD AR VM JE LL SA.