Common misconceptions in molecular ecology: echoes of the modern synthesis

  title={Common misconceptions in molecular ecology: echoes of the modern synthesis},
  author={Stephen A. Karl and Robert John Toonen and William Stewart Grant and Brian W. Bowen},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
The field of molecular ecology has burgeoned into a large discipline spurred on by technical innovations that facilitate the rapid acquisition of large amounts of genotypic data, by the continuing development of theory to interpret results, and by the availability of computer programs to analyse data sets. As the discipline grows, however, misconceptions have become enshrined in the literature and are perpetuated by routine citations to other articles in molecular ecology. These misconceptions… 

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