Daniela A. Vargas

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Introduced parasites are a threat to biodiversity when naïve hosts lack effective defenses against such parasites [1]. Several parasites have recently colonized the Galápagos Islands, threatening native bird populations [2]. For example, the introduced parasitic nest fly Philornis downsi (Diptera: Muscidae) has been implicated in the decline of endangered(More)
Genetic analyses of Gnaphalium's DNA showed a high degree of polymorphism in UV-B irradiated plants when compared to controls. Among the five tested primers the four ISSR primers selected for this analysis generated a total of 189 fragments. A high proportion of polymorphic bands ranging from 70% to 28% were found using these ISSR markers. Nei and Li(More)
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