Effects of colonization processes on genetic diversity: differences between annual plants and tree species.

@article{Austerlitz2000EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of colonization processes on genetic diversity: differences between annual plants and tree species.},
  author={Frederic Austerlitz and St{\'e}phanie Mariette and Nathalie Machon and Pierre Henri Gouyon and Bernard Godelle},
  journal={Genetics},
  year={2000},
  volume={154 3},
  pages={1309-21}
}
Tree species are striking for their high within-population diversity and low among-population differentiation for nuclear genes. In contrast, annual plants show much more differentiation for nuclear genes but much less diversity than trees. The usual explanation for this difference is that pollen flow, and therefore gene flow, is much higher for trees. This explanation is problematic because it relies on equilibrium hypotheses. Because trees have very recently recolonized temperate areas, they… CONTINUE READING
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