Open Access Methodology article

Assessing biodiversity of a freshwater benthic macroinvertebrate community through non-destructive environmental barcoding of DNA from preservative ethanol

Mehrdad Hajibabaei*, Jennifer L Spall, Shadi Shokralla and Steven van Konynenburg

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Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada

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BMC Ecology 2012, 12:28  doi:10.1186/1472-6785-12-28

Published: 23 December 2012

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Table S1. Taxa identified from sequences obtained in environmental barcoding analysis but absent in Sanger sequenced DNA barcode library constructed from individuals in the benthic sample analysed.

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