- Conserved primers for rapid sequencing of the complete mitochondrial genome from carnivores, applied to three species of bearsIsabelle Delisle
Mol Biol Evol 19:357-61. 2002
- A phylogeny of the Caniformia (order Carnivora) based on 12 complete protein-coding mitochondrial genesIsabelle Delisle
Department of Biological Sciences, CW 405 Biological Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada
Mol Phylogenet Evol 37:192-201. 2005..e., excluding the skunks) and procyonids, and between ailurids and mephitids (skunks). Despite a high level of confidence obtained at most nodes, uncertainty remained about the relative position of the three major arctoid clades...
- A phylogeny of the extant Phocidae inferred from complete mitochondrial DNA coding regionsCorey S Davis
Department of Biological Sciences, CW405 Biological Sciences Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada T6G 2E9
Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:363-77. 2004..Sequence divergence between Phoca, Pusa, and Halichoerus is minimal, supporting a taxonomic reclassification of the three genera into an emended genus Phoca, without subgeneric distinctions...