Polyploid Hybrids: Multiple Origins of a Treefrog Species

@article{Vrijenhoek2006PolyploidHM,
  title={Polyploid Hybrids: Multiple Origins of a Treefrog Species},
  author={Robert C. Vrijenhoek},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={R245-R247}
}
  • Robert C. Vrijenhoek
  • Published 2006
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current Biology
  • Hyla versicolor, a tetraploid treefrog, is reported to have originated via multiple hybridization events involving three diploid ancestors. Its complex reticulate history provides insights into the roles that polyploidy and hybridization can play in the origin of species. 

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