DNA extraction Microsatellite analysis Microsatellite library Molecular genetics PCR


Email Maggie

+61 8 9219 9092

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+61 8 9334 0327
Street Address
17 Dick Perry Avenue, Technology Park, Western Precinct, Kensington WA 6151, Australia
Postal Address
Locked Bag 104, Bentley Delivery Centre WA 6983, Australia

Profile

Technical Officer


Expertise

Molecular genetic analysis of Australian native flora


Brief CV

Academic Qualifications

BSc Honours Geography & Botany (Liverpool, UK)
Doctor of Philosophy (Characterisation of Avian Micoplasma, Liverpool, UK)
Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology (Murdoch University)


Projects

Construction of Microsatellite libraries for several species of Australian native flora.


Publications (8)

Departmental Publications (8)

Found 8 items

2016

Bradbury D, Grayling PM, Macdonald B, Hankinson M, Byrne M (2016). Clonality, interspecific hybridisation and inbreeding in a rare mallee eucalypt, Eucalyptus absita (Myrtaceae) and implications for conservation. Conservation Genetics 17, pp. 193–205

Bradbury D, Tapper S-L, Coates D, Hankinson M, McArthur S, Byrne M (2016). How does the post-fire facultative seeding strategy impact genetic variation and phylogeographical history? The case of Bossiaea ornata (Fabaceae) in a fire-prone, Mediterranean-climate ecosystem. Journal of Biogeography 43, pp. 96–110

Bradbury D, Tapper S-L, Coates D, McArthur S, Hankinson M, Byrne M (2016). The role of fire and a long-lived soil seed bank in maintaining persistence, genetic diversity and connectivity in a fire-prone landscape. Journal of Biogeography 43, pp. 70–84

2015

Sampson JF, Hankinson M, McArthur S, Tapper S, Langley M, Gibson N, Yates C, Byrne M (2015). Long-term islands in the landscape: low gene flow, effective population size and genetic divergence in the shrub Hakea oldfieldii (Proteaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 179, p.

2012

Byrne M, Hankinson M (2012). Testing the variability of chloroplast sequences for plant phylogeography. Australian Journal of Botany 60, pp. 569–574

2009

Byrne M, Hankinson M, McArthur S (2009). Characterization of microsatellite markers isolated from Bossiaea ornata (Lindl.) Benth. (Papilionaceae). Conservation Genetics 10, pp. 1985–1987

2008

Byrne M, Hankinson M, Sampson JF, Stankowski S (2008). Microsatellite markers isolated from a polyploid saltbush, Atriplex nummularia Lindl. (Chenopodiaceae). Molecular Ecology Resources 8, pp. 1426–1428

1999

Coates DJ, Byrne M, Macdonald B, Hankinson M, Ward J (1999). Genetic structure in the priority one species genus sp. Yalgoo (J.M. Ward s.n. 11/7/1999). Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 9 p.