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Table 1 Interspecific nucleotide divergences of all four markers, given in cases in which at least one of the analysed markers did not resolve the species pair

From: Molecular species identification of Central European ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) using nuclear rDNA expansion segments and DNA barcodes

Taxa pairs 28S: D3 18S: V4 18S: V7 28S: D3 +18S: V4+V7 COI
Agonum emarginatu/viduum identical sequences 0.0026/1 0.0025/1 0.002/2 0.0314
Agonum marginatum/micans 0.005/1 identical sequences 0.0025/1 0.0021/2 0.0793 - 0.0828
Agonum marginatum/muelleri 0.005/1 identical sequences 0.0025/1 0.0021/2 0.0506 - 0.0507
Agonum micans/muelleri 0.005/1 identical sequences identical sequences 0.001/1 0.0809 - 0.0861
Amara anthobia/erratica 0.005/1 0.0028/1 identical sequences 0.0021/2 0.0677 - 0.0713
Amara anthobia/similata identical sequences 0.0084/3 0.0274/11 0.0146/14 0.0713 - 0.0714
Anisodactylus binotatus/Harpalus rubripes 0.0302/6 identical sequences 0.005/2 0.0084/8 0.0723 - 0.0744
Bembidion decorum/tetracolum identical sequences 0.0048/2 0.0145/6 0.0079/8 0.1245 - 0.1283
Clivina collaris/fossor identical sequences identical sequences identical sequences identical sequences 0.0446 - 0.0503
Dyschirius aeneus/thoracicus 0.0313/6 identical sequences 0.0119/5 0.0109/11 0.109 - 0.1126
Elaphropus parvulus/quadrisignatus identical sequences identical sequences 0.0075/3 0.003/3 0.0739 - 0.079
Harpalus affinis/rubripes identical sequences 0.0028/1 0.0025/1 0.0021/2 0.0458
Harpalus affinis/rufipes 0.02/4 identical sequences 0.0025/1 0.0052/5 0.0706 - 0.0723
Nebria hellwigii identical sequences identical sequences 0.0024/1 0.001/1 0 - 0.038
Pterostichus jurinei/ziegleri 0.042/9 identical sequences 0.0125/5 0.0143/14 0.0573 - 0.064
Pterostichus nigrita/rhaeticus identical sequences identical sequences identical sequences identical sequences identical sequences
Pterostichus panzeri/jurinei 0.0467/10 identical sequences 0.0125/5 0.0153/15 0.0572 - 0.0657
Pterostichus panzeri/ziegleri 0.014/3 identical sequences identical sequences 0.0031/3 0.0442 - 0.0475
Stenolophus mixtus/teutonus identical sequences 0.0111/4 0.005/2 0.0062/6 0.0865 - 0.0886
  1. For COI sequences, values indicate the range of K2P divergences. For the nuclear markers, values indicate p-distances (left) and the number of base substitutions (right).