COI-5P Gene Sequence Variation in Philippine
Hydropuntia edulis (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta)


Ma. Salvacion R. Ferrer1, Rosalie N. Gomez1, and Richard V. Dumilag2*

1Marine Plants Section, National Fisheries Research and Development Institute
Corporate 101 Bldg., Mother Ignacia Ave., South Triangle 1103 Quezon City, Philippines
2Institute of Oceanography and Environmental Science, Mindanao State University
Tawi-Tawi College of Technology and Oceanography, Boheh Sallang,
Sanga-Sanga Bongao, Tawi-Tawi 7500 Philippines


Keywords: agarophyte, COI-5P, genetic diversity, gracilarioid, haplotype