Analysis of the taxonomy and nomenclature of the Procellariiformes based on complete nucleotide sequences of the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene

  title={Analysis of the taxonomy and nomenclature of the Procellariiformes based on complete nucleotide sequences of the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene},
  author={John M. Penhallurick and Michael Wink},
  journal={Emu - Austral Ornithology},
  pages={125 - 147}
Abstract We used complete mitochondrial cytochrome b sequences, largely obtained from sequences deposited with GenBank, supplemented by published sequences, from most genera and most species among the Procellariiformes to infer their phylogeny and molecular taxonomy. We analysed both issues of higher-level relationships within the order, and questions of the correct classification of taxa at the levels of genus, subgenus, species and subspecies. Nucleotide sequence data of cytochrome b are… 
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