Neo-sex chromosomes and adaptive potential in tortricid pests.

  title={Neo-sex chromosomes and adaptive potential in tortricid pests.},
  author={Petr Nguyen and Miroslava S{\'y}korov{\'a} and Jindra {\vS}{\'i}chov{\'a} and V{\'a}clav Kůta and Martina Dal{\'i}kov{\'a} and Radmila {\vC}apkov{\'a} Frydrychov{\'a} and Lisa G. Neven and Ken Sahara and Franti{\vs}ek Marec},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={110 17},
Changes in genome architecture often have a significant effect on ecological specialization and speciation. This effect may be further enhanced by involvement of sex chromosomes playing a disproportionate role in reproductive isolation. We have physically mapped the Z chromosome of the major pome fruit pest, the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (Tortricidae… CONTINUE READING