The complete mitochondrial genome of Isonychia kiangsinensis is a circular molecule of 15,456 bp in length, containing 2 rRNA genes, 13 protein-coding genes, 22 tRNA genes, and a control region. The AT content of the overall base composition is 62.9%. The length of the control region for I. kiangsinensis is 745 bp with 68.6% AT content. In BI and ML phylogenetic trees, Isonychia kiangsinensis was a sister clade to I. ignota and Isonychiidae was shown to be the basal clade of Ephemeroptera excluding Siphluriscidae. The monophyly of the families Isonychiidae, Heptageniidae, Viemamellidae, and Baetidae and the genus Isonychia were well supported.

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Keywords Ephemeroptera, Isonychia kiangsinensis, mitochondrial genome, phylogeny
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1080/23802359.2018.1467233
Journal Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources
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Ye, Q.-M. (Qi-Meng), Zhang, S.-S. (Shu-Sheng), Cai, Y.-Y. (Yin-Yin), Storey, K, Yu, D.-N. (Dan-Na), & Zhang, J.-Y. (Jia-Yong). (2018). The complete mitochondrial genome of Isonychia kiangsinensis (Ephemeroptera: Isonychiidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources, 3(2), 541–542. doi:10.1080/23802359.2018.1467233