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Table 1 Fragment sizes of three regions of chloroplast DNA

From: Biases underlying species detection using fluorescent amplified-fragment length polymorphisms yielded from roots

Species Region
trnT-trnL intergenic spacer trnL intron trnL-trnF intergenic spacer
Populus tremuloides 529–530 685–706 391–393
Bromus inermis 377, 664 649 (394–395), 443
Picea glauca 466, 475 559–560a 460a
Melilotus officinalis 1,154 319 205, 216a
Sonchus arvensis 635, 636a 507 417a
Chamerion angustifolium n/a 603 365
Trifolium hybridum n/a 585, 615a 209
Rubus idaeus n/a 556–567a 476
  1. Fragment size was measured in base pairs for plant species (n = 6) common in western Canada.
  2. n/a unsuccessful amplifications.
  3. aUnpublished values determined by the authors in previous trials using same conditions of extraction, amplification and fragment analysis.