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Impact of hybridisation in two Cossypha robin-chat species in southern Africa

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Supplemental Information

Fieldwork and bird ringing data

Appendix 1: Bird ringing data including field sites, measurements and sexing.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-1

Genotyping data for analysis using STRUCTURE and NEWHYBRIDS

Appendix 2: Microsatliite data for anaylsis using STRUCTURE and NEWHYBRIDS

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-2

Jeffreys Q values

Appendix 3: Jeffreys prior Q values

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-3

COI sequences for Cossypha natalensis

Sequences uploaded to GenBank which have accession numbers but are not available yet.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-4

COI mitochondrial sequences for Cossypha dichroa

Sequences uploaded to GenBank which have accession numbers but are not available yet.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-5

Uniform Q vaues

Appendix 4: Uniform prior Q vaues

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27912v1/supp-6

Additional Information

Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competeing interests.

Author Contributions

Jean Mollett conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Naadhirah Munshi performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables.

Craig Symes conceived and designed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft, prof Symes is an ornithologist and registered Bird Ringer. He did all the fieldwork and collected the blood samples.

Animal Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Bird capture was conducted under permit from Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife (OP1785/2010), Limpopo Province (001-CPM401-00005/2012-2013) and ethics clearance from the University of the Witwatersrand, Animal Ethics Screening Committee: blood and feather collection (2009.42/2A).

Field Study Permissions

The following information was supplied relating to field study approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Fieldwork was conducted under permit from Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife (OP1785/2010), Limpopo Province (001-CPM401-00005/2012-2013)

DNA Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding the deposition of DNA sequences:

Sequences generated by this study were deposited on GenBank: accession numbers for Cossypha dichroa samples MK475629-MK475646 and Cossypha natalensis samples MK475579-MK475626 and for the two inferred hybrids MK475627-MK475628.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The raw data provided in supplementary files 1 to 4 include (1) the bird ringing information, (2) the Microsatellite data , (3 and 4) the data for Jeffreys and Uniform Priors after the NEWHYBRID analyses.

Funding

The authors received no external funding for this work. It was internally funded by start-up Faculty funding.


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