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B chromosome in the beetle Coprophanaeus cyanescens (Scarabaeidae): emphasis in the organization of repetitive DNA sequences

Sarah Gomes de Oliveira1, Rita Cassia de Moura2 and Cesar Martins1*

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1 Department of Morphology, Bioscience Institute, UNESP - Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, SP, 18618-970, Brazil

2 Department of Biology, Biological Sciences Institute, UPE - Pernambuco State University, Recife, PE, 50100-130, Brazil

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BMC Genetics 2012, 13:96  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-96

Published: 6 November 2012

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Alignment of the LOA non-LTR retrotransposon nucleotide sequences from Nasonia vitripennis (Baggins-1_NVi) and Coprophanaeus cyanescens (Cc-1 to Cc-3). The asterisks (*) indicate similarity in sequence, and the dashes (−) indicate indels.

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