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Microsatellite markers for Bokermannohyla species (Anura, Hylidae) from the Brazilian Cerrado and Atlantic Forest domains

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Author(s):
Nali, Renato C. [1] ; Zamudio, Kelly R. [2] ; Prado, Cynthia P. A. [3]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Estadual Paulista, Inst Biociencias, Dept Zool, Rio Claro, SP - Brazil
[2] Cornell Univ, Dept Ecol & Evolutionary Biol, Ithaca, NY - USA
[3] Univ Estadual Paulista, Fac Ciencias Agr & Vet, Dept Morfol & Fisiol Anim, Jaboticabal, SP - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Amphibia-Reptilia; v. 35, n. 3, p. 355-360, 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 3
Abstract

We characterized 22 polymorphic microsatellite markers for the Brazilian treefrog Bokermannohyla ibitiguara and tested their cross-amplification in B. alvarengai, B. circumdata and B. hylax. Our focal species occurs in protected and disturbed Brazilian Cerrado landscapes, a highly threatened savanna in central Brazil. Fourteen markers successfully cross-amplified for at least one congener. These microsatellites will be useful for studies of mating systems, relatedness and landscape genetics of Cerrado populations under various deforestation levels. Moreover, variable markers for B. circumdata and B. hylax will also be useful for landscape genetic studies of taxa typical of the threatened Atlantic Forest domain. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 12/06228-0 - Genetic, morphological and acoustic diversification in populations of an anuran endemic to the Serra da Canastra, Brazil
Grantee:Renato Christensen Nali
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 09/12013-4 - Reproductive ecology of anuran amphibians: an evolutionary perspective
Grantee:Cynthia Peralta de Almeida Prado
Support type: Research Grants - Young Investigators Grants
FAPESP's process: 10/03656-6 - Reproductive biology of Bokermannohyla ibitiguara (Anura, Hylidae) in streams in Soutwestern Minas Gerais state.
Grantee:Renato Christensen Nali
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Master
FAPESP's process: 13/04023-5 - Characterization of microsatellite markers for Bokermannohyla ibitiguara (Anura, Hylidae)
Grantee:Renato Christensen Nali
Support type: Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Doctorate