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Genetic Characterization of Invasion and Hybridization: A Bittersweet (Celastrus spp.) Story

@inproceedings{Zaya2013GeneticCO,
  title={Genetic Characterization of Invasion and Hybridization: A Bittersweet (Celastrus spp.) Story},
  author={David N Zaya},
  year={2013}
}
Biological invasions threaten native biodiversity and invasions that involve reproductive interference, such as hybridization, can be especially detrimental to the persistence of native species. One general objective of my dissertation research was to determine if the decline of a North American vine, Celastrus scandens, in the eastern portion of its native range is related to reproductive interference from an introduced congener, C. orbiculatus. The second general objective was to examine how… Expand
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