Local Adaptation, Coadaptation, and Population Boundaries

@article{Templeton1986LocalAC,
  title={Local Adaptation, Coadaptation, and Population Boundaries},
  author={Alan R. Templeton and Helmut Hemmer and Georgina M. Mace and Ulysses S. Seal and William M. Shields and David S. Woodruff},
  journal={Zoo Biology},
  year={1986},
  volume={5},
  pages={115-125}
}
Coadaptation can occur either because of local adaptation in a geographically widespread population and/or because of intrinsic adaptation to the state of other genes or chomosomes. In either event, hybridization between animals with differently coadapted gene or chromosomal complexes can result in a decrease in fertility, viability, etc. in the initial hybrids and especially in later generations. This is known as an outbreeding depression. Moreover, releasing animals not adapted to the local… 
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