Genetics of Mate Choice: From Sexual Selection to Sexual Isolation [electronic resource]

  • Etges, W. J. editor. , Noor, M. A. F. editor.
  • 2002
Genetics of Mate Choice: From Sexual Selection to Sexual Isolation [electronic resource]
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  • Title/Author
    Genetics of Mate Choice: From Sexual Selection to Sexual Isolation[electronic resource] / edited by W. J. Etges, M. A. F. Noor.
  • Author
    Etges, W. J., editor., Noor, M. A. F., editor.
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    SpringerLink (Online service)
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    IX, 254 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Contemporary Issues in Genetics and Evolution,0929-712X ; 9
  • Contents Note
    Divergence in mate choice systems: does evolution play by rules? -- Recombination and the divergence of hybridizing species -- The evolution of hybrid infertility: perpetual coevolution between gender-specific and sexually antagonistic genes -- Modelling the evolution of female choice strategies under inbreeding conditions -- Single gene mutations in Drosophila: what can they tell us about the evolution of sexual behaviour? -- Sexual signaling and speciation, a microevolutionary perspective -- Reproductive isolation in natural populations of Drosophila melanogaster from Brazzaville (Congo) -- Genetics of sexual isolation based on courtship song between two sympatric species: Drosophila ananassae and D. pallidosa -- Evolutionary experiments on mate recognition in the Drosophila serrata species complex -- Herbivorous insects: model systems for the comparative study of speciation ecology -- The inheritance of mating songs in two cryptic, sibling lacewing species (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Chrysoperla) -- Divergence and reproductive isolation in the early stages of speciation -- Genetic and behavioral components of the cryptic species boundary between Laupala cerasina and L. kohalensis (Orthoptera: Gryllidae) -- Domesticated birds as a model for the genetics of speciation by sexual selection -- Patterns of inheritance of mating signals in interspecific hybrids between sailfin and shortfin mollies (Poeciliidae: Poecilia: Mollienesia) -- Variation in female mate choice within guppy populations: population divergence, multiple ornaments and the maintenance of polymorphism -- Sexual isolation and speciation in bacteria -- Mutation and premating isolation -- Female choice in Drosophila: evidence from Hawaii and implications for evolutionary biology -- Acknowledgements for refereeing -- Subject and species index.
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    Life sciences.
    Human genetics.
    Evolutionary biology.
    Nature conservation.
    Life Sciences.
    Evolutionary Biology.
    Biochemistry, general.
    Human Genetics.
    Nature Conservation.
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    Springer eBooks
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    Printed edition: 9789401039581
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