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Analyses of amplified fragment length polymorphisms (AFLP) indicate rapid radiation of Diospyros species (Ebenaceae) endemic to New Caledonia

Barbara Turner1*, Ovidiu Paun1, Jérôme Munzinger2, Sutee Duangjai3, Mark W Chase45 and Rosabelle Samuel1

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Faculty of Life Sciences, University Vienna, Rennweg 14, 1030 Wien, Austria

2 IRD, UMR AMAP, TA A51/PS2, 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5, France

3 Department of Forest Biology, Faculty of Forestry, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand

4 Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK

5 School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:269  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-269

Published: 12 December 2013

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Additional file 1:

STRUCTUREresults of suboptimal K values (3, 6, 16 and 21) in comparison with K =2. Delta K likelihoods are given for each K.

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Additional file 2:

Table showing the population statistics inferred from non-hierarchical AMOVA based on STRUCTURE results. Populations marked bold differ in this analysis from the general population grouping given in Table 3.

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Additional file 3:

Figure of the neighbour joining dendrogram coloured according to soil type (colour of the branches) and water availability (colour of taxa names). This dendrogram is the same as Figure 3A, but coloured according to ecological features.

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Additional file 4:

Table giving the details of the different AMOVAs conducted. The numbers in the populations column are the same as given in Table 3, respectively, in Additional file 1 for the STRUCTURE based AMOVA.

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