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Asymmetric introgression between sympatric molestus and pipiens forms of Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Comporta region, Portugal

Bruno Gomes1, Carla A Sousa2, Maria T Novo2, Ferdinando B Freitas12, Ricardo Alves12, Ana R Côrte-Real12, Patrícia Salgueiro1, Martin J Donnelly3, António PG Almeida2 and João Pinto1*

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1 Centro de Malária e outras Doenças Tropicais, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Rua da Junqueira 96, 1349-008 Lisboa, Portugal

2 Unidade de Entomologia Médica/Unidade de Parasitologia e Microbiologia Médicas, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Rua da Junqueira 96, 1349-008 Lisboa, Portugal

3 Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place L3 5QA, Liverpool, UK

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2009, 9:262  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-262

Published: 6 November 2009

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Tables S1, S2, S3 and S4. Table S1. Genetic diversity at microsatellite loci of Culex pipiens from Portugal. Table S2. Estimates of FST and RST between forms of Culex pipiens identified by Bayesian clustering analysis performed in STRUCTURE [23]. Table S3. Power and accuracy of NEWHYBRIDS to detect purebred and hybrid simulated individuals. Table S4. Microsatellite loci analysed.

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