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The role of phenotypic plasticity in driving genetic evolution

Proceedings. Biological Sciences

Sep 11, 2003

Trevor PriceDarren E Irwin

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Models of population divergence and speciation are often based on the assumption that differences between populations are due to genetic factors, and that phenotypic change is due to natural selection. It is equally plausible that some of the differences among populations are due to phe...read more

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The role of phenotypic plasticity in driving genetic evolution

Proceedings. Biological Sciences

Sep 11, 2003

Trevor PriceDarren E Irwin

PMID: 12965006

DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2003.2372

Abstract

Models of population divergence and speciation are often based on the assumption that differences between populations are due to genetic factors, and that phenotypic change is due to natural selection. It is equally plausible that some of the differences among populations are due to phe...read more

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Cell Differentiation Process
Aves
Pigmentation
Mutation Abnormality
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2
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