Complete mitochondrial genome of Eumeces elegans (Squamata: Scincidae)

  title={Complete mitochondrial genome of Eumeces elegans (Squamata: Scincidae)},
  author={Tao Song and Chenling Zhang and Xin Huang and Baowei Zhang},
  journal={Mitochondrial DNA Part A},
  pages={719 - 720}
Abstract Eumeces elegans is a kind of blue-tailed lizard in the genus Eumeces, and widely distributed in southern provinces of China. We sequenced and characterized the complete mitochondrial genome of Eumeces elegans. The total length of the complete mitochondrial genome was 17,304 bp with 13 protein-coding genes, 22 tRNAs, two rRNAs and a control regions. The overall base composition of Eumeces elegans was 31.0% A, 15.0% G, 29.8% C, and 24.2% T. ND6 subunit gene and eight tRNA genes were… 
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