Revealing the Biochemical and Genetic Basis of Color Variation in a Polymorphic Lizard
Claire A McLean, Adrian Lutz, Katrina J Rankin, Devi Stuart-Fox, Adnan Moussalli
Molecular Biology and Evolution | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017
Awarded by Australian Research Council
We are grateful to Adam Elliott, Jessica Hacking, Anna Lewis, Luisa Teasdale and Madeleine Yewers for assistance with field work and sample collection. Metabolite analysis was conducted at Metabolomics Australia (The University of Melbourne), a National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy initiative under Bioplatforms Australia Pty Ltd. Fieldwork was conducted with approval from the South Australia Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (permit: E25861-1) and ethics approvals for all procedures were obtained from the South Australian Wildlife Ethics Committee (18/2010) and The University of Melbourne Animal Ethics Committee (1011760.1). This work was supported by the Australian Research Council (DP150101044) to DSF, and The University of Melbourne, Alfred Nicholas Fellowship to CM.