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Microsatellite markers for northern red oak (Fagaceae: Quercus rubra)

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Aldrich, Preston R.; Michler, Charles H.; Sun, Weilin; Romero-Severson, Jeanne

Year Published

2002

Publication

Molecular Ecology Notes 2:472-474

Abstract

We provide primer sequences for 14 (GA)n microsatellite loci developed from northern red oak, an important timber species. We screened loci using two sets of samples. A parent-offspring set included DNA from seven acorns collected from one mother tree along with maternal DNA, to determine that all progeny carried a maternal allele at each locus. The other set was comprised of 10 adult trees sampled from Indiana old-growth forest, providing a measure of diversity revealed by each locus.

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Aldrich, Preston R.; Michler, Charles H.; Sun, Weilin; Romero-Severson, Jeanne. 2002. Microsatellite markers for northern red oak (Fagaceae: Quercus rubra). Molecular Ecology Notes 2:472-474

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