Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Isolation and characterization of microsatellite loci in tropical forage Stylosanthes capitata Vogel
Author: Santos, MO
Sassaki, RP
Chiari, L
Resende, RMS
De Souza, AP
Abstract: Stylosanthes capitata is an important tropical pasture legume. Knowledge of genetic diversity and structure of S. capitata populations is of great importance for the conservation and germplasm management of this species. Thus, eight microsatellite markers were developed from an S. capitata-enriched library. They were characterized in 20 accessions from the germplasm collection of the Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (Embrapa). The observed and expected heterozygosities ranged from 0.16 to 0.85 and from 0.40 to 0.85, respectively. These microsatellites are the first set of molecular markers from this species and will contribute towards studies of genetic diversity, conservation and breeding of S. capitata.
Subject: Fabaceae
Country: EUA
Editor: Wiley-blackwell Publishing, Inc
Citation: Molecular Ecology Resources. Wiley-blackwell Publishing, Inc, v. 9, n. 1, n. 192, n. 194, 2009.
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2008.02308.x
Date Issue: 2009
Appears in Collections:Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
WOS000262678900041.pdf63.66 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.