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Table 1 List of samples included in the present study

From: Hybrids between common and Antarctic minke whales are fertile and can back-cross

Sample N Genotyped at IMR? Purpose of sample Included in previous study [[6]]?
B. bonaerensis 91 Yes Included in genetic baseline Yes
B. a. acutorostrata 91 Yes Included in genetic baseline Yes
B. a. scammoni 95 Yes Included in genetic baseline Yes
B. bonaerensis migrant, and B. bonaerensis x B. a. hybrid 2 Yes Used for some comparisons Yes
B. a. “dwarfs” (unnamed sub species) 9 No – calibrated Included in genetic baseline for some analyses No
Pregnant suspected hybrid whale and her female fetus 2 Yes Main samples to be identified No