Table 1

Samples used in study, including outgroup and Delphininae sequences from Genbank (accession numbers are given), and multiple specimens per species used in some analyses.

Species

Common name

Genbank Acc. No.

Source


Lagenorhynchus albirostris

White beaked dolphin

AJ554061

Ref. [46]

Feresa attenuata

Pygmy killer whale

JF289171

This study

Feresa attenuata

Pygmy killer whale

JF289172

This study

Peponocephala electra

Melon-headed whale

JF289175

This study

Peponocephala electra

Melon-headed whale

JF289176

This study

Globicephala macrorhynchus

Short-finned pilot whale

HM060334

Ref. [17]

Globicephala macrorhynchus*

Short-finned pilot whale

JF339975

This study

Globicephala macrorhynchus*

Short-finned pilot whale

JF339976

This study

Globicephala macrorhynchus

Short-finned pilot whale

JF339974

This study

Globicephala melas*

Long-finned pilot whale

JF339973

This study

Globicephala melas

Long-finned pilot whale

HM060333

Ref. [17]

Globicephala melas

Long-finned pilot whale

JF339972

This study

Pseudorca crassidens

False killer whale

JF289173

This study

Pseudorca crassidens

False killer whale

JF289174

This study

Pseudorca crassidens

False killer whale

HM060332

Ref. [17]

Grampus griseus

Risso's dolphin

EU557095

Ref. [28]

Orcaella brevirostris

Irrawaddy dolphin

JF289177

This study

Orcaella heinsohni*

Australian snubfin dolphin

JF339978

This study

Orcaella heinsohni*

Australian snubfin dolphin

JF339979

This study

Orcaella heinsohni*

Australian snubfin dolphin

JF339980

This study

Orcaella heinsohni*

Australian snubfin dolphin

JF339981

This study

Orcaella heinsohni

Australian snubfin dolphin

JF339977

This study

Orcinus orca

Killer whale

GU187186

Ref. [17]

Orcinus orca

Killer whale

GU187180

Ref. [17]

Steno bredanensis*

Rough-toothed dolphin

JF339982

This study

Stenella attenuata

Pantropical spotted dolphin

EU557096

Ref. [28]

Sousa chinensis

Indopacific humpbacked dolphin

EU557091

Ref. [28]

Tursiops truncatus

Common bottlenose dolphin

EU557093

Ref. [28]

Stenella coeruleoalba

Striped dolphin

EU557097

Ref. [28]

Delphinus capensis

Long-beaked common dolphin

EU557094

Ref. [28]

Tursiops aduncus

Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphin

EU557092

Ref. [28]

Monodon monoceros

Narwhal

AJ554062

Ref. [46]

Phocoena phocoena

Harbor porpoise

AJ554063

Ref. [46]

Inia geoffrensis

Amazon river dolphin

AJ554059

Ref. [46]

Lipotes vexillifer

Yangtze river dolphin

AY789529

Ref. [47]


Asterisks indicate incomplete sequences (see Additional file 1).

Vilstrup et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:65   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-65

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