[Annelida] marine polychaete survey
(by elena.kupriyanova from adelaide.edu.au)
Mon Apr 2 22:09:03 EST 2007
I would recommend to try to id them using morphology first, at least to
the gens, or better to the genus level, it is much cheaper.
marie go wrote:
> Hello all,
> In relation with our fishmeal replacement project with polychaetes, we
> carried out a survey in a mangrove near Tawau, Sabah, West Malaysia
> and collected 29 specimens which probably belong to 5 species.
> Currently we have 16S RNA, CoL1 and 18S RNA primers which we could use
> to ID. Which one of these or other would you recommend? Or would
> anyone be interested in getting fixed specimens? I guess we could also
> extract DNA from the middle of the body and send heads.
> I can send photos of the specimens to anyone interested.
> Thank you,
Dr Elena Kupriyanova
Earth and Environmental Sciences
The University of Adelaide,
Adelaide, SA 5005
Ph : +61 8 8303 3990
Fax : +61 8 83034364
e-mail: elena.kupriyanova from adelaide.edu.au
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