Sympatric speciation in palms on an oceanic island

@article{Savolainen2006SympatricSI,
  title={Sympatric speciation in palms on an oceanic island},
  author={V. Savolainen and Marie-Charlotte Anstett and C. Lexer and I. Hutton and J. J. Clarkson and M. V. Norup and M. Powell and D. Springate and N. Salamin and W. Baker},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2006},
  volume={441},
  pages={210-213}
}
The origin of species diversity has challenged biologists for over two centuries. [...] Key Result A large dated phylogenetic tree shows that the two species of Howea, endemic to the remote Lord Howe Island, are sister taxa and diverged from each other well after the island was formed 6.9 million years ago. During fieldwork, we found a substantial disjunction in flowering time that is correlated with soil preference.Expand
558 Citations

Figures, Tables, and Topics from this paper

Paper Mentions

Sympatric speciation in a genus of marine reef fishes
  • 71
  • PDF
Evolutionary biology: Sympatric plant speciation in islands?
  • 25
  • PDF
A comparative analysis of the mechanisms underlying speciation on Lord Howe Island
  • 28
A comparative analysis of island floras challenges taxonomy‐based biogeographical models of speciation
  • 30
  • PDF
Evidence for sympatric speciation in a Wallacean ancient lake
  • 3
Sympatric speciation in mountain roses (Metrosideros) on an oceanic island
  • 3
PHYLOGENETIC EVIDENCE FOR MULTIPLE SYMPATRIC ECOLOGICAL DIVERSIFICATION IN A MARINE SNAIL
  • 96
  • PDF
How sympatric is speciation in the Howea palms of Lord Howe Island?
  • 35
Sympatric speciation without borders?
  • 4
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 37 REFERENCES
On the origin of species by sympatric speciation
  • 1,576
  • PDF
Sympatric speciation by sexual selection
  • 370
Sympatric speciation in animals: the ugly duckling grows up.
  • S. Via
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Trends in ecology & evolution
  • 2001
  • 777
  • PDF
Sympatric speciation in animals: new wine in old bottles.
  • G. Bush
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Trends in ecology & evolution
  • 1994
  • 453
  • PDF
Polyploid incidence and evolution.
  • 1,849
  • PDF
Speciation by host switch in brood parasitic indigobirds
  • 224
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
...