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Microsatellites for use in Nothofagus cunninghamii (Nothofagaceae) and related species

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Jones, RC and Vaillancourt, RE and Jordan, GJ (2004) Microsatellites for use in Nothofagus cunninghamii (Nothofagaceae) and related species. Molecular Ecology Notes, 4 (1). pp. 14-16.

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Abstract

Nothofagus cunninghamii (myrtle) has a widespread distribution through the temperate rainforest of southeastern Australia with some disjunct populations existing in putative glacial refugia. Polymorphic nuclear markers are required to resolve the biogeographical history of the species and will also be useful for conservation and forestry applications in this and other species of Nothofagus. Fourteen polymorphic microsatellite loci were isolated from N. cunninghamii, with four to 10 alleles amplified in 15 individuals tested. Transferability to other species of Nothofagus was successful, with six loci transferring to all eight other species tested.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Nothofagus menziesii, Nothofagus moorei, Nothofagus obliqua, short tandem repeats, simple sequence repeats
Journal or Publication Title: Molecular Ecology Notes
Page Range: pp. 14-16
Identification Number - DOI: 10.1046/j.1471-8286.2003.00558.x
Additional Information: The definitive version is available at www.blackwell-synergy.com
Date Deposited: 03 Sep 2007
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:21
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/1796
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