• Genetic structure and diversity among historic and modern populations of the Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis)

      Brandt, Jessica R.; van Coeverden de Groot, Peter J.; Witt, Kelsey E.; Engelbrektsson, Paige K.; Helgen, Kristofer M.; Malhi, Ripan S.; Ryder, Oliver A.; Roca, Alfred L. (2018)
      The Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis), once widespread across Southeast Asia, now consists of as few as 30 individuals within Sumatra and Borneo. To aid in conservation planning, we sequenced 218 bp of control region mitochondrial (mt) DNA, identifying 17 distinct mitochondrial haplotypes across modern (N = 13) and museum (N = 26) samples....