Microsatellite markers for the Mallorcan midwife toad Alytes muletensis

Kraaijeveld-Smit, Femmie J. L. and Rowe, Glenn and Beebee, Trevor J.C. and Griffiths, Richard A. (2003) Microsatellite markers for the Mallorcan midwife toad Alytes muletensis. Molecular Ecology Notes, 3 (1). pp. 152-154. ISSN 1471-8278. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

The highly endangered midwife toad Alytes muletensis occurs only on the Mediterranean island of Mallorca. Little is known about genetic variability and dispersal among the 19 breeding sites (six of which stem from reintroductions) of this amphibian. The value of such information should be high for successful management of this species. We report here the characterization of eight polymorphic microsatellite loci in A. muletensis using individuals from a single population.

Item Type: Article
Additional information: ISI Document Delivery No.: 657EA Times Cited: 4 Cited Reference Count: 10
Uncontrolled keywords: Alytes muletensis amphibian microsatellites midwife toad primers
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > DICE (Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology)
Depositing User: C.G.W.G. van-de-Benderskum
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2008 17:24
Last Modified: 21 May 2014 11:10
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/8569 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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