Tag: Ara ararauna

Molecular markers for population genetic analysesin the family Psittacidae (Psittaciformes, Aves)

Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna) Science Article 1 abstract The selection of molecular markers for population studies is an important tool for biodiversity conservation. The familyPsittacidae contains many endangered and vulnerable species and we tested three kinds of molecular markers fortheir potential use in population studies of five psitacid species: 43 hyacinth macaws (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus),42 blue-and-yellow […]