Table 1

Population samples information

Sub-species

Ichthyo. Regions

Basin

Lake or River

Station

GPS location

Sampling year

Codes

Sample size


Lat.


Ethiopian

Awash

Aw

O. n. cancellatus

Lake Hora

Debra Zeit

08°45' N

38°59' E

2002

Hr

30

O. n. cancellatus

Lake Koka

Koka

08°24' N

39°01' E

2002

Kk

30

O. n. filoa

Lake Metahara

Abadir

08° 51' N

39°50' E

2002

Me

30

O. n. vulcani

Nilotic

Lake Turkana

El Molo Bay

03°37' N

36°02' E

1994

Tu

15

O. n. niloticus

Nile

Lake Manzala

31°17' N

31°59' E

1992

Mz

14

O. n. niloticus

Sudano-

Sahelian

Senegal

Djouj Nat.Park

16°24' N

16°12' W

1991

Se

15

O. n. niloticus

Niger

Bamako

12°38' N

07°60' W

1990

Nb

10

Volta

Vo

O. n. niloticus

Kou

Bama

11°22' N

04°28' W

2004

Ko

16

O. n. niloticus

Lake Volta

Kpandu

06°48' N

00°18' E

Total

Kp

103

Nov 2001

KpN1

30

Mar 2002

KpM2

13

Jul 2002

KpJ2

30

Feb 2003

KpF3

30

O. n. niloticus

River Volta

Nyinuto

05°56' N

00°41' E

Total

Ny

87

Nov 2001

NyN1

28

Mar 2002

NyM2

30

Feb 2003

NyF3

29

Total:

350


Taxonomic, bio-geographic and sample size information of the ten populations of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus, studied at both spatial and temporal scales.

Bezault et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:102   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-102

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