Table 2

Number of individuals sampled across nine geographic regions for mtDNA (NM) and AFLP (NA) datasets.

ETP

NEP

GOM

WSA

WNA

ENA

BS

SA

IPO

NmtDNA

Nh

NAFLP










NM

NA

NM

NA

NM

NA

NM

NM

NA

NM

NM

NA

NM

NM

NA


Delphinus capensis

12

9

12

10

9

D. delphis

6

4

8

11

241

6

60

4

3

319

94

24

Lagenodelphis hosei

1

1

4

4

5

2

5

Sousa chinensis

10

5

10

5

5

Stenella attenuata

6

6

31

5

3

40

13

11

S. clymene

10

5

12

6

22

14

11

S. coeruleoalba

1

1

5

5

18

9

24

17

15

S. frontalis

76

3

123

9

199

37

12

S. longirostris

1

1

23

5

24

8

6

Tursiops aduncus

4

4, 19

4

27

25

4

T. truncatus NW Atlantic coastal form

159

7

647

8

1

807

48

15

T. truncatus NW Atlantic offshore form

15

327

5

342

51

5

T. truncatus (undetermined form)

7

7

7

0

Globicephala macrorhynchus (OG)

1

1

2

2

0

Globicephala melas (OG)

3

3

3

0

Grampus griseus (OG)

1

1

1

0

Lagenorhynchus acutus (OG)

1

1

1

1

1

Lagenorhynchus obliquidens (OG)

2

2

2

0

Lagenorhynchus obscurus (OG)

5

5

5

0

Steno bredanensis (OG)

1

1

1

1

1

TOTAL

1853

346

124


Total number of samples (NmtDNA) and haplotypes (Nh) in the mtDNA dataset, and total number of samples in AFLP dataset (NAFLP). Numbers in italics represent sequences from GenBank (see Table 1). Region abbreviations: ETP = eastern tropical Pacific; NEP = northeast Pacific; WSA = western South Atlantic; GOM = Gulf of Mexico; WNA = western North Atlantic; ENA = eastern North Atlantic; BS = Black Sea; SA = South Australia; IPO = Indo-Pacific Ocean; (OG) = outgroup species

Kingston et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2009 9:245   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-245

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