Phylogeography and demographic history of Zamia paucijuga Wieland (Zamiaceae), a cycad species from the Mexican Pacific slope

@article{NolascoSoto2014PhylogeographyAD,
  title={Phylogeography and demographic history of Zamia paucijuga Wieland (Zamiaceae), a cycad species from the Mexican Pacific slope},
  author={Janet Nolasco-Soto and Jorge Gonz{\'a}lez-Astorga and Fernando Nicolalde‐Morej{\'o}n and Francisco Vergara-Silva and Alejandro Espinosa de los Monteros and Anwar Medina-Villarreal},
  journal={Plant Systematics and Evolution},
  year={2014},
  volume={301},
  pages={623-637}
}
We have investigated the phylogeographic structure and demographic history of Zamia paucijuga, based on 120 ITS2 and 117 psbK/I sequences from 13 populations distributed along the entire distribution range of the species. We have detected 15 ITS2 and four psbK/I haplotypes, for a total of 19. The genetic diversity estimated for psbK/I was relatively lower than the ITS2 diversity. These results imply that the average genetic diversity in Z. paucijuga is lower in comparison with other cycad… 
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