Integration of DNA barcoding for the initial recordings of Lessepsian fishes: a case study of the Indo-Pacific slender ponyfish Equulites elongatus

first_imgIn this study, the DNA barcode of a regional Lessepsian sighting of the slender ponyfish Equulites elongatus is integrated with morphometric and meristic descriptors as a case study to address further identification problems in the Mediterranean Sea. The study also aims to contribute to the regional mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I information pool, to support other potential uses. The initial sighting of E. elongatus from the north-eastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey is provided from a trawl survey on 3 June 2015, where 76 specimens were captured during a 15 min tow.last_img

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Manchester clubs in Champions League action

first_imgIf City top their group they’ll avoid the likes of Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Barcelona in the last 16.Both matches will kick-off at 7:45. The Reds are just one point ahead of PSV Eindhoven who host CSKA Moscow.Manchester City have an outside chance of winning their group tonight.City need to beat Borussia Monchengladbach at the Etihad and hope that Juventus lose away to Sevilla.last_img

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