Canadian Forest Service Publications

Le code-barres génétique : une appellation d'origine contrôlée pour les champignons pathogènes des arbres. 2009. Tanguay, P.; Hamelin, R.C. Ressources naturelles Canada, Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides, Québec, QC. L'Éclaircie, No. 53. 2 p.

Year: 2009

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 31313

Language: French

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

Availability: PDF (download)

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In the era of molecular biology, DNA barcoding is being used to fill gaps in taxonomy and confirm findings obtained through traditional approaches based on morphological differences between species. DNA barcodes can be used to correctly identify and classify any kind of living organism.

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The DNA barcode: a unique identifier for pathogenic forest fungi. Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 53. (English)