Conservation Genetics

, Volume 7, Issue 5, pp 803–805 | Cite as

X-chromosomal synapomorphies provide a non-invasive test for introgression among Cercopithecus monkeys

  • Anthony J. Tosi
  • Kate M. Detwiler
  • Stephen L. Clifford
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Keywords

Cercopithecus introgression X-chromosome Xq 13.3 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anthony J. Tosi
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kate M. Detwiler
    • 1
    • 2
  • Stephen L. Clifford
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for the Study of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology, Molecular Anthropology LaboratoryNew York UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.New York Consortium in Evolutionary Primatology (NYCEP)New YorkUSA
  3. 3.Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville (CIRMF)FrancevilleGabon

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