Journal article

Development of nine polymorphic microsatellite loci in the squirrel glider (Petaurus norfolcensis)

K Soanes, SC Banks, R van der Ree

Conservation Genetics Resources | SPRINGER | Published : 2014


We designed nine polymorphic markers for the squirrel glider (Petaurus norfolcensis), an arboreal marsupial in eastern Australia. These markers will assist in the management of isolated populations and the evaluation of wildlife corridors. © 2014 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht.


Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery Grant

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Baker Foundation, the Roads and Maritime Service New South Wales, the Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (DP0984876) and the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment for funding this research. Thanks to Andrea Taylor, Paul Sunnucks and Melinda Ziino (Australian Genome Research Facility) for advice during this project.