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Can DNA barcoding accurately discriminate megadiverse Neotropical freshwater fish fauna?

Luiz HG Pereira1*, Robert Hanner2, Fausto Foresti1 and Claudio Oliveira1

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1 Laboratory of Biology and Genetic of Fish, Department of Morphology, Biosciences Institute, State University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

2 Biodiversity Institute of Ontario and Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada

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BMC Genetics 2013, 14:20  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-14-20

Published: 9 March 2013

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List of the 1,244 specimens analyzed.

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Additional file 2:

NJ dendrogram of the 1,244 specimens (254 species) analyzed. Node values = bootstrap test (1,000 pseudo-replicas).

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Pairs of species that showed low K2P distance genetic values (<2%).

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Additional file 4:

Nucleotide diagnostic approach (ND) of all pairs of species that showed low K2P distance genetic values (<2%).

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