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DNA barcoding of the Solanaceae family in Puerto Rico including endangered and endemic species
The Solanaceae family is one of the largest and well distributed plant families in the world. It contains species with agricultural and economical importance such as potatoes, eggplants, tomatoes and peppers. In Puerto ...
Untangling the effects of biogeography and host plant associations: phylogenetic and phylogeographic studies in the Exophthalmus genus complex
Phylogenetic as well as phylogeographic methods were implemented to assess the diversification of Caribbean entimine weevils. (1) A phylogeny of 62 species of entimine weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae) in the ...
In search of pre-columbian migrations to the Caribbean: indigenous mitochondrial DNA from Northern South America
In an effort to gain a better understanding of the migratory processes related to the peopling of the Caribbean, the aim was to characterize Native American mtDNAs from Colombia and Venezuela and compare them to their ...