Speciation Via Disruptive Selection on Habitat Preference: Experimental Evidence

@article{Rice1988SpeciationVD,
  title={Speciation Via Disruptive Selection on Habitat Preference: Experimental Evidence},
  author={William R. Rice and George William Salt},
  journal={The American Naturalist},
  year={1988},
  volume={131},
  pages={911 - 917}
}
The mechanisms by which animals speciate has long been controversial. Experimental support for the hypothesis of speciation via disruptive selection was first reported by Thoday and Gibson (1962) in a Drosophila melanogaster model system. Subsequent modeling and comparative work by many authors (Maynard Smith 1962; Bush 1969; Pimentel et al. 1969; Dickson and Antonovics 1973; Tauber and Tauber 1977; Moore 1979; Wood and Guttman 1983; Bush and Howard 1986) supported the feasibility of this… 
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