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Table 4 Characteristics of sequences of Ixodes species determined in this study. GenBank accession numbers, G+C content and length of each sequence, and pairwise differences for each species with more than one specimens are provided

From: Phylogenetic analysis of the Australasian paralysis ticks and their relatives (Ixodidae: Ixodes: Sternalixodes)

Species Specimen voucher cox1a ITS-2b
GenBank accession no. Length (bp) G+C content (%) Pairwise difference (%) GenBank accession no. Length (bp) G+C content (%) Pairwise difference (%)
I. auritulus S63 KY213767 674 31.75 1.1
S64 KY213768 674 31.75
I. anatis S28 KY213769 674 31.90 1.2 KY213757 703 54.62
S29 KY213770 674 31.90
I. holocyclus S1 KY213782 674 32.20 0.2–0.9 KY213766 679 55.38 1.4–8.6
S4 KY213783 674 32.05 KY213765 630 55.70
S37 KY213781 674 32.34 KY213756 684 55.40
S17 KY213779 674 32.49 KY213762 638 55.80
S39 KY213780 674 31.90 KY213755 676 55.47
I. myrmecobii S26 KY213784 674 30.86 0.2–1.1 KY213758 649 53.80 0.8–3.6
S46 KY213785 674 31.16 KY213753 656 53.70
S56 KY213786 674 31.00 KY213752 657 53.60
S44 KY213787 674 31.00
S25 KY213788 674 30.70 KY213759 668 53.30
S42 KY213789 674 30.86 KY213754 647 53.80
I. cornuatus S19 KY213792 674 30.42 0.2–1.2
S20 KY213793 674 30.12
S18 KY213790 674 30.12 KY213761 654 53.36
S41 KY213791 674 30.27 -
I. dendrolagi S14 KY213776 674 30.70 KY213763 672 55.20
I. trichosuri S23 KY213777 674 31.90 0.3
S21 KY213778 674 31.90 KY213760 704 56.39
I. hirsti S10 KY213773 674 33.10 0.2–0.3
S12 KY213774 674 33.38
S9 KY213775 674 33.23 KY213764 667 56.97
I. tasmani S68 KY213771 674 32.20 10.9
S69 KY213772 674 32.05
  1. a cox1: cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1
  2. bITS-2: second internal transcribed spacer