Correction for ‘Towards the delineation of the ancestral eutherian genome organization: comparative genome maps of human and the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) generated by chromosome painting’ by L. Frönicke, J. Wienberg, G. Stone, L. Adams and R. Stanyon (Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 270, 1331–1340. (doi: 10.1098/rspb.2003.2388)).
On page 1336, errors were contained in figure 3a and the (a) and (b) labels in the figure 3 caption were incorrectly transposed.