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Transitions between Andean and Amazonian centers of endemism in the radiation of some arboreal rodents

Nathan S Upham12, Reed Ojala-Barbour3, Jorge Brito M3, Paúl M Velazco24 and Bruce D Patterson2*

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1 Committee on Evolutionary Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

2 Center for Integrative Research, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

3 Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas, Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Quito, Ecuador

4 Department of Mammalogy, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10024, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:191  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-191

Published: 9 September 2013

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Collecting locality details for all in-group specimens.

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Ancient DNA extraction protocol, thermal profiles, and details of PCR primers.

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Pairwise sequence divergences among taxa from the cyt-b data set.

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Fossil-calibrated timetree (from BEAST) for all 52 taxa in the complete 5-gene data set.

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