Table 1

Sample information for Clupea pallasii and Clupea harengus
Taxon, area, location Code N Date Coordinates
Clupea pallasii
NW Pacific & Bering Sea
 Sea of Japan JAP 24 2005 48.40°N, 141.94°E
 Sea of Okhotsk, Taui Bay OKH 37 5.2005 59.40°N, 150.12°E
31.8.2007 59.18°N, 149.05°E
 Bering Sea, Togiak Bay BER 48 58°N, 160°W
NE Pacific
 Gulf of Alaska, Kodiak Bay KOD 27 57°N, 154°W
 Washington WAS 28 2009 48°N, 125°W
Pacific, Total 164
Pechora Sea
 Chesha Bay, Yarnei River CHE 21 16.6.2010 67.78°N, 45.99°E
 Indiga Bay, near Svyatoi Nos IND 21 20.6.2010 67.87°N, 48.58°E
White Sea
 Mezen Bay, West Kanin MEZ 24 16.6.2010 67.20 N, 43.49 E
 Dvina Bay, Yandovaya Inlet YAN 36+5 5.2001; 15.6.2010 64.66°N, 39.82°E
 Onega Bay, Kolezhma Inlet KLZ 21 11.5.2001 64.30°N, 35.91°E
 Onega Bay, Kii Island KIY 12 18.5.2001 64.00°N, 37.90°E
 Gulf of Kandalaksha, Chupa Inlet* CHP 10 19.4.2001 66.30°N, 33.47°E
 Gulf of Kandalaksha, Chupa Inlet CHU 23 30.8.1994 66.30°N, 33.47°E
 Gulf of Kandalaksha, Kolvitsa* KOL 38 30.4.2010 67.04°N, 32.55°E
 Gulf of Kandalaksha, Umba UMB 32 16.6.2010 66.65°N, 34.25°E
Norwegian Sea
 Balsfjord BLS 39 28.4.2009 69.27°N, 19.28°E
European C. pallasii, Total 282
Clupea harengus
 NW Atlantic, Canada CAN 26 10.3.2010 47°N, 47°E
 Norwegian Sea NOR 26 2010 72°N, 16°E
 Baltic Sea, Bothnian Sea BOT 30 2009 62°N, 19°E
Total C. harengus 85
Total, both species 528

*Kandalaksha spring spawning herring.

Laakkonen et al.

Laakkonen et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:67   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-67

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