Divergence With Genetic Exchange

Author: Michael L. Arnold
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191038911
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This research level text is suitable for senior undergraduate and graduate level students taking related courses in departments of genetics, ecology and evolution.

Evolution Through Genetic Exchange

Author: Michael L Arnold
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198570066
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In this book, Arnold promotes the 'web-of-life' metaphor as a more appropriate representation of evolutionary change in all lifeforms.

Reticulate Evolution And Humans

Author: Michael L. Arnold
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199539588
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This book describes the important role that the transfer of genes between organisms has played during the origin and evolution of humans, and the evolution of organisms on which the human species depends for shelter, sustenance and ...

Natural Hybridization And Evolution

Author: Michael L. Arnold
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195356687
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In contrast, this book presents evidence of a significant role for natural hybridization in furthering adaptive evolution and evolutionary diversification in both plants and animals.

Ecological Speciation

Author: Patrik Nosil
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191628026
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The book begins by clarifying what ecological speciation is, its alternatives, and the predictions that can be used to test for it.

Landscape Genetics

Author: Niko Balkenhol
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118525299
Size: 70.97 MB
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Aimed at beginning landscape geneticists and experienced researchers alike, this book will be helpful for all scientists and practitioners interested in learning, teaching, and applying landscape genetics.

Tropical Rainforests

Author: Eldredge Bermingham
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226044688
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9 Evaluating the Divergence-with- Gene-Flow Model in Natural Populations: The
Importance of Ecotones in Rainforest ... selection, they may diverge and become
repro- ductively isolated even if some genetic exchange occurs between them.

Hybrid Zones And The Evolutionary Process

Author: Richard Gerald Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 019506917X
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Hybrid Zones and the Evolutionary Process synthesizes the extensive research literature in this field and points to new directions in research. It will be read with interest by evolutionary biologists, geneticists, and biogeographers.

Genetics And The Origin Of Species

Author: Theodosius Dobzhansky
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231054751
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Gene mutation. Mutation as a basis for racial and specific diferences. Chromosomal changes. Variation in natural populations. selection. Polyploidy. Isolating mechanisms. Hybrid sterility. Patterns of evolution. Species as natural units.

Essential Readings In Evolutionary Biology

Author: Francisco J. Ayala
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421413051
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Traces scholarly thought from the nineteenth-century birth of evolutionary biology to the mapping of the human genome through forty-eight essays, arranged in chronological order, each preceded by a one-page essay that explains the ...