Evolution in closely adjacent plant populations

@article{Caisse1978EvolutionIC,
  title={Evolution in closely adjacent plant populations},
  author={Michelle Caisse and Janis Antonovics},
  journal={Heredity},
  year={1978},
  volume={40},
  pages={371-384}
}
SummaryThe evolution of reproductive isolation along a cline was investigated using a computer simulation of 10 linearly arranged populations connected by gene flow and subjected to selection which varied either linearly or in a stepwise manner. For nearly all combinations of parameter values a monotonic cline was rapidly established in frequency of alleles at the selected locus. Only at high levels of selection (> 0.1) and high levels of assortative mating (> 0.4) was there divergence in… Expand

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