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Optimization of DNA extraction from fresh leaf tissues of Melanoxylon brauna (Fabaceae).
Melanoxylon brauna (Fabaceae - Caesalpinioideae) is an endemic and valuable hardwood tree species in the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest; it is comparable to African ebony wood. We tested threeExpand
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Development of microsatellite primers for Melanoxylon brauna (Fabaceae): an endangered and endemic tree from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest
Using next-generation sequencing, we developed and characterized microsatellite primers for Melanoxylon brauna, an important timber species endemic to the Atlantic forest. To characterize theExpand
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Gene pool sharing and genetic bottleneck effects in subpopulations of Eschweilera ovata (Cambess.) Mart. ex Miers (Lecythidaceae) in the Atlantic Forest of southern Bahia, Brazil
Abstract Forest loss and fragmentation are the main threats to the maintenance of the Atlantic Forest, an important global biodiversity hotspot. Because of the current critical level ofExpand
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Changes in fine-scale spatial genetic structure related to protection status in Atlantic Rain Forest fragment
Abstract The Brazilian Atlantic Forest (AF) is an extremely reduced and fragmented biome that provides essential ecological services to millions of people. Despite the presence of protected areas,Expand
Microsatellite Markers for Bearded Capuchins (Sapajus libidinosus): Transferability and Characterization.
Natural Sapajus libidinosus populations are in continuous decline due to fragmentation, habitat loss, and the illegal pet trade. They live in Caatinga scrub forests, which already lost over 50% ofExpand