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The Hawaiian Rhodophyta Biodiversity Survey (2006-2010): a summary of principal findings

Alison R Sherwood1*, Akira Kurihara12, Kimberly Y Conklin13, Thomas Sauvage1 and Gernot G Presting4

Author Affiliations

1 Botany Department, 3190 Maile Way, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI USA 96822

2 Kobe University Research Center for Inland Seas, 1-1 Rokkodai, Kobe 657-8501 Japan

3 Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, P.O. Box 1346, Kaneohe, HI USA 96744

4 Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, 1955 East-West Rd, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI USA 96822

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BMC Plant Biology 2010, 10:258  doi:10.1186/1471-2229-10-258

Published: 22 November 2010

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Additional file 1:

List of collection locations. Collection locations for samples surveyed as part of the Hawaiian Rhodophyta Biodiversity Project. Islands are listed in alphabetical order. Geographical coordinates are listed in decimal degrees.

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Additional file 2:

Taxonomic checklist and new records. Taxonomic checklist and new records from the Hawaiian Rhodophyta Biodiversity Project. Taxon records are arranged by order. New taxon and island records are indicated in bold.

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Additional file 3:

Sequence accessions. Hawaiian Algal Database accession numbers for all sequences analyzed as part of the Hawaiian Rhodophyta Biodiversity Survey. Accessions are given as superscripts for each of the three markers (N = nuclear LSU, M = mitochondrial COI, P = plastid UPA).

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