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  • Malone,C.L.; Wheeler,T.; Taylor,J.F. & Davis,S.K. 2000. Phylogeography of the Caribbean Rock Iguana (Cyclura): implications for conservation and insights on the biogeographic history of the West Indies. Mol. Phylogen. Evol. 17 (2): 269.
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  • Rosas, K.G.; Perez-Buitrago, N.; Acevedo, J.P.; Martinez, N.; Funk, S.M.; McMillan, W.O. 2008. Development and characterization of 11 microsatellite loci for the Mona Island iguana (Cyclura cornuta stejnegeri). Molecular Ecology Resources 8(4):825-827.
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