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(2017) the North lineage might survive the LGM in a refugium located in southern France and from this refugium the Caucasus lineage could also originate.
The refugium theory works for some of the inland habitat, but there is contradicting evidence.
Caption: A Texas blind salamander crawls over rocks in a refugium inside San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center.
Response of invertebrates to lotic disturbance: is the hyporheic zone a patchy refugium? Freshwater Biology 37:257-276.
Four of the systems (East Sandia Springs, Independence Creek, Big Bend National Park Refugium Pond, and Clear Creek) did not contain red-rim melania snails in 1999 and still remain negative for this species.
Applications of Google Earth (version 6.1, 2011) and literature accounts were used to isolate possible dispersal routes and locate a potential glacial refugium based on our knowledge of preferred habitats and regional elevation limits of N.
My results suggest that current Bornean orang-utan populations are the result of a recent radiation throughout the island, following the probable confinement within a glacial refugium in the Pleistocene.
vehiculum in the Klamath-Siskiyou region of its range with evidence of at least one glacial refugium in the north and genetic structure across the Columbia River (Brunsfeld and others 2001; Steele and Storfer 2007).
This new evidence therefore puts at five millennia the duration of the Iberian Neanderthal refugium, and counters speculations that Neanderthal populations could have remained in the Gibraltar area until 28,000 years ago.
Although Anatolia (Asia Minor or Asian Turkey) has been considered to be a fourth glacial refugium in some studies (Hewitt 1996, 2004; Ciplak 2004a, 2004b, 2008), only a few regional or peninsula-wide phylogenetic studies showing different phylogeographic patterns in different taxa have been conducted (Bohlen et al.
Topics to be covered include: dry and summer rainy season survey and monitoring workshops; a captive maintenance and propagation workshop, which will include the construction of a small-scale headstarting facility and refugium pond for imperiled amphibians; and training to provide educators with the knowledge and tools to teach children.
Both of the areas where this species was taken coincide with one of the limited areas postulated by Delcourt & Delcourt (1984) as a refugium for temperate deciduous hardwood forest communities during the height of the last continental glaciation.