Mating-system evolution: genies from a bottleneck.

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_6F23B74483C5
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Publication sub-type
Letter (letter): Communication to the publisher.
Collection
Publications
Title
Mating-system evolution: genies from a bottleneck.
Journal
Current Biology
Author(s)
Pannell J.R.
ISSN
1879-0445 (Electronic)
ISSN-L
0960-9822
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2009
Peer-reviewed
Oui
Volume
19
Number
9
Pages
R369-R370
Language
english
Abstract
Evolutionary shifts from outcrossing to selfing have been frequent in plants, but little is known about how this occurs. Two new studies of the same species point to a recent bottleneck that coincided with one such shift.
Keywords
Adaptation, Biological/physiology, Biological Evolution, Capsella/genetics, Capsella/physiology, Founder Effect, Genetic Variation, Inbreeding, Reproduction/genetics, Reproduction/physiology
Pubmed
Web of science
Open Access
Yes
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Last modification date
20/08/2019 14:28
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