Open Access Research article

Population growth of Mexican free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis mexicana) predates human agricultural activity

Amy L Russell1*, Murray P Cox234, Veronica A Brown5 and Gary F McCracken5

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Biology, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI 49401, USA

2 Institute of Molecular BioSciences, Massey University, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand

3 Allan Wilson Centre for Molecular Ecology and Evolution, Palmerston North, New Zealand

4 Bio-Protection Research Centre, Canterbury, New Zealand

5 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011, 11:88  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-88

Published: 1 April 2011

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Log-likelihood surface (NA versus τ) for the haploid mtDNA control region.

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Log-likelihood surface (NA versus τ) for the autosomal RAG2 locus.

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Grid points forming the 95% confidence interval of the three-dimensional parameter space ranked by likelihood value.

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Profile likelihood curves drawn from the combined likelihood surface for the haploid mtDNA control region and autosomal RAG2 locus.

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