Correction to: Heredity, published online 10 March 2022

In this article the affiliation details for Author Cemal Ün were incorrectly given as Armauer Hansen research institute, Biotechnology and Bioinformatic Directorate, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia but should have been Department of Biology, Molecular Biology Division, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey.

The original article has been corrected.