EVOLUTION OF ASEXUALITY VIA DIFFERENT MECHANISMS IN GRASS THRIPS (THYSANOPTERA: Aptinothrips)

@article{Kooi2014EVOLUTIONOA,
  title={EVOLUTION OF ASEXUALITY VIA DIFFERENT MECHANISMS IN GRASS THRIPS (THYSANOPTERA: Aptinothrips)},
  author={C. J. Kooi and T. Schwander},
  journal={Evolution},
  year={2014},
  volume={68}
}
Asexual lineages can derive from sexual ancestors via different mechanisms and at variable rates, which affects the diversity of the asexual population and thereby its ecological success. [...] Key Result Extensive population surveys and breeding experiments indicated sexual reproduction in A. elegans, asexuality in A. stylifer and A. karnyi, and both sexual and asexual lineages in A. rufus.Expand
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