Isolation and characterization of 21 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the iconic Australian lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri, using the Ion Torrent next-generation sequencing platform
Huey, Joel A., Real, Kathryn M., Mather, Peter B., Chand, Vincent, Roberts, David T., Espinoza, Thomas, McDougall, Andrew, Kind, Peter K., Brooks, Steven, & Hughes, Jane M. (2013) Isolation and characterization of 21 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the iconic Australian lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri, using the Ion Torrent next-generation sequencing platform. Conservation Genetics Resources, 5(3), pp. 737-740.
We isolated and characterized 21 microsatellite loci in the vulnerable and iconic Australian lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri. Loci were screened across eight individuals from the Burnett River and 40 individuals from the Pine River. Genetic diversity was low with between one and six alleles per locus within populations and a maximum expected heterozygosity of 0.774. These loci will now be available to assess effective population sizes and genetic structure in N. forsteri across its natural range in South East Queensland, Australia.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Neoceratodus forsteri , Lungfish, Ion Torrent, Microsatellite|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Earth, Environmental & Biological Sciences
Current > Institutes > Institute for Future Environments
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||� Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013|
|Deposited On:||04 Sep 2013 05:15|
|Last Modified:||05 Sep 2013 01:01|
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