Table 1.

Genetic variation in magnificent frigatebird populations across three mtDNA regions (n, sample size; NH, number of unique haplotypes; HD and π, gene and haplotype diversities, respectively). Belize populations are HC (Halfmoon Caye) and MW (Man O'War Caye).

regionpopulationnNHHD ± s.d.π ± s.d.
GalapagosNorth Seymour Islands2030.195 ± 0.1150.00012 ± 0.00007
eastern Pacific(overall)36110.867 ± 0.0310.00143 ± 0.00089
Panama2590.863 ± 0.0400.00128 ± 0.00012
toepads1180.927 ± 0.0660.00187 ± 0.00037
Atlantic(overall)175260.760 ± 0.0300.00121 ± 0.00076
Bahamas2950.421 ± 0.1100.00076 ± 0.00020
Florida2980.675 ± 0.0870.00104 ± 0.00019
British Virgin Islands21120.852 ± 0.0710.00133 ± 0.00018
Jamaica30100.897 ± 0.0270.00152 ± 0.00009
Cayman Islands3090.786 ± 0.00650.00135 ± 0.00017
Belize (HC)1350.795 ± 0.0760.00111 ± 0.00014
Belize (MW)2360.708 ± 0.0900.00089 ± 0.00016