François Poplin

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The beginnings of pig domestication in Southwest Asia are controversial. In some areas, it seems to have occurred abruptly ca. 10,500 years ago, whereas in nearby locations, it appears to have resulted from a long period of management of wild boar starting at the end of the Late Pleistocene. Here, we present analyses of suid bones from Akrotiri Aetokremnos,(More)
Le cheminement paléontologique du Mouflon de Corse est retracé à l’intention des généticiens afin de leur proposer une estimation du degré de parenté avec les ovins sauvages et domestiques actuels. Il ne s’agit pas d’une simple compilation bibliographique, mais d’une révision, peu d’attention ayant été accordée à la question jusque-là. Contrairement à(More)
The pressures on honeybee (Apis mellifera) populations, resulting from threats by modern pesticides, parasites, predators and diseases, have raised awareness of the economic importance and critical role this insect plays in agricultural societies across the globe. However, the association of humans with A. mellifera predates post-industrial-revolution(More)
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