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Evolution and connectivity in the world-wide migration system of the mallard: Inferences from mitochondrial DNA

Robert HS Kraus12*, Anne Zeddeman13, Pim van Hooft1, Dmitry Sartakov4, Sergei A Soloviev5, Ronald C Ydenberg16 and Herbert HT Prins1

Author Affiliations

1 Resource Ecology Group, Wageningen University, P.O. Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands

2 present address: Conservation Genetics Group, Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum, D-63571 Gelnhausen, Germany

3 present address: Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Screening (LIS) Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven, The Netherlands

4 Ecological Watch of Siberia, Komarova street 27/6/5, 644074 Omsk, Russia

5 Department of Chemistry, Omsk State University, St. Prospect Mira 55a, 644077 Omsk, Russia

6 Centre for Wildlife Ecology, Simon Fraser University, V5A 1S6 Burnaby BC, Canada

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BMC Genetics 2011, 12:99  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-99

Published: 17 November 2011

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MS Excel sheet giving information which samples had which haplotype.

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Additional file 2:

MS Excel sheet with all details for each mallard samples and sequenced for this study. Details given include internal sampling ID, sampling date, sampling country, names of sample collectors, name of sampling location, decimal latitude and longitude coordinates and determined sex of the sampled mallard.

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