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Table 2 Results of PCR amplifications, sequencing and species identifications for two-barb and five-barb feather samples

From: Feather barbs as a good source of mtDNA for bird species identification in forensic wildlife investigations

Code Sample Barbs, n Extraction method Sequence quality Species (Genbank accession number)
FE1 Wild turkey (fresh) 5 MSSC Clear Meleagris gallopavo (JF303667)
FE2 Wild turkey (fresh) 5 MSSC Clear  
FE3 Wild turkey (fresh) 5 QDIK Clear  
FE4 Wild turkey (fresh) 5 QDIK Clear  
FE5 Canada goose (fresh) 5 MSSC Clear Branta canadensis (JF303668)
FE6 Canada goose (fresh) 5 MSSC Clear  
FE7 Canada goose (fresh)- 5 QDIK Clear  
FE8 Canada goose (fresh) 5 QDIK Clear  
FE9 Wild turkey (fresh) 2 MSSC Clear M. gallopavo (JF303667)
FE10 Wild turkey (fresh) 2 MSSC Clear  
FE11 Wild turkey (fresh) 2 QDIK Clear  
FE12 Wild turkey (fresh) 2 QDIK Clear  
FE13 Canada goose (fresh) 2 MSSC Clear B. canadensis (JF303668)
FE14 Canada goose (fresh) 2 MSSC Clear  
FE15 Canada goose (fresh) 2 QDIK Clear  
FE16 Canada goose (fresh) 2 QDIK Clear  
FE17 Ruffled grouse (museum) 5 MSSC Clear Bonasa umbellus (JF303669)
FE18 Ruffled grouse (museum) 2 MSSC Mixed peaks  
FE19 Blue heron (stored) 5 MSSC Clear Ardea herodias (JF303671)
FE20 Blue heron (stored) 2 MSSC Clear  
FE21 Pygmy owl (stored) 5 MSSC Clear Glaucidium californicum (JF303670)
FE22 Pygmy owl (stored) 2 MSSC Clear  
EG1 Magpie (archaeological) 2 MSSC Clear Pica pica (JF303672)
EG2 Magpie (archaeological) 5 MSSC Clear