Population structure of a vector‐borne plant parasite

@article{Yule2016PopulationSO,
  title={Population structure of a vector‐borne plant parasite},
  author={Kelsey M Yule and J. A. Koop and N. Alexandre and Lauren R Johnston and N. Whiteman},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={25}
}
Parasites are among the most diverse groups of life on Earth, yet complex natural histories often preclude studies of their speciation processes. The biology of parasitic plants facilitates in situ collection of data on both genetic structure and the mechanisms responsible for that structure. Here, we studied the role of mating, dispersal and establishment in host race formation of a parasitic plant. We investigated the population genetics of a vector‐borne desert mistletoe (Phoradendron… Expand
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