Contributions to Zoology, 68 (2) 73-81 (1999)

Phylogenetic relationships of the European newts (genus Triturus) tested with mitochondrial DNA sequence data

I. Zajc , J. W. Arntzen

Department of Zoology, Leicester University Leicester LE1 7RH, United Kingdom Present addresses: National Institute of Biology Vecna pot 111, P. O. Box 141, 1001 Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Department of Zoology and Anthropology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto, CECA/ICETA/UP Campus Agrário de Vairão, 4480 Vila do Conde, Portugal

Keywords: 12S rRNA, ATPase, mitochondrial DNA, newt, phylogeny, Triturus