Patterns of postzygotic isolation in Lepidoptera.

  title={Patterns of postzygotic isolation in Lepidoptera.},
  author={Daven C. Presgraves},
  journal={Evolution; international journal of organic evolution},
  volume={56 6},
I present patterns characterizing the evolution of intrinsic postzygotic isolation in Lepidoptera by analyzing data from the literature on genetic distance, strength of hybrid sterility and inviability, biogeography, and natural hybridization. Using genetic distance as a proxy for time, I investigate the time-course of the evolution of postzygotic isolation… CONTINUE READING