The role of reinforcement in speciation: Theory and data

@article{Servedio2003TheRO,
  title={The role of reinforcement in speciation: Theory and data},
  author={Maria R Servedio and Mohamed A. F. Noor},
  journal={Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics},
  year={2003},
  volume={34},
  pages={339-364}
}
  • M. Servedio, M. Noor
  • Published 28 November 2003
  • Biology
  • Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics
▪ Abstract To assess the frequency and importance of reinforcement in nature we must begin by looking for its signature in the most likely places. Theoretical studies can pinpoint conditions that favor and inhibit reinforcement, and empirical studies can identify both how often these conditions occur and whether reinforcement results. We examine how well these tools have addressed these questions by searching for gaps and mismatches in theoretical and empirical studies of reinforcement. We… Expand
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