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Table 3 Results of the PCR-RFLP technique on scats collected from various biogeographic zones in India.

From: An evaluation of the PCR-RFLP technique to aid molecular-based monitoring of felids and canids in India

  Arid Semi-arid Western-Ghats Himalayas Total
DNA extraction 66 21 27 17 131
Amplification success (%) 33
(50)
14
(67)
14
(52)
8
(47)
68
(52)
RFLP 24 11 14 7 56
Jungle cat 12 10 3 0 25
HC/WC 8 0 3 0 11
Leopard cat 0 0 4 6 10
Rusty-spotted cat 0 0 1 0 1
Snow leopard 0 0 0 1 1
Unresolved 4 1 3 0 8