Evolutionary insights in Amazonian turtles (Testudines, Podocnemididae): co-location of 5S rDNA and U2 snRNA and wide distribution of Tc1/Mariner
The Company of Biologists Ltd -- Biology Open
DOI 10.1242/bio.049817
Keyword(s)
  1. Molecular cytogenetics
  2. Mobile DNA
  3. Karyotype evolution
Abstract(s)
Abstract

Summary: This paper is important for understanding karyotype evolutionary dynamics in Amazonian turtles, focusing on physical mapping of repetitive DNA sequences.