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Potential use of low-copy nuclear genes in DNA barcoding: a comparison with plastid genes in two Hawaiian plant radiations

Yohan Pillon1*, Jennifer Johansen1, Tomoko Sakishima1, Srikar Chamala23, W Brad Barbazuk23, Eric H Roalson4, Donald K Price1 and Elizabeth A Stacy1

Author Affiliations

1 Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo, HI, 96720, USA

2 Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 32611, USA

3 Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 32610, USA

4 School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, 339 Abelson Hall, Pullman, WA, 99164-4236, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:35  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-35

Published: 9 February 2013

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Clermontia genotypes and DNA accessions. List of Clermontia accessions with geographical origin, voucher information, genotypes and GenBank accession numbers.

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Cyrtandra genotypes and DNA accessions. List of Cyrtandra accessions with geographical origin, voucher information, genotypes and GenBank accession numbers.

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Genotypic diversty in Clermontia and Cyrtandra across Hawaiian islands after rarefaction.

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