What Is Speciation and How Should We Study It?

@article{Wiens2004WhatIS,
  title={What Is Speciation and How Should We Study It?},
  author={John J. Wiens},
  journal={The American Naturalist},
  year={2004},
  volume={163},
  pages={914 - 923}
}
  • J. Wiens
  • Published 13 May 2004
  • Biology
  • The American Naturalist
To understand speciation, we first need to know what species are. Yet debates over species concepts have seemed endless, with little obvious relevance to the study of speciation. Recently, there has been progress in resolving these debates, favoring a lineage‐based, evolutionary species concept. This progress calls for reconsideration of the study of speciation. Traditional speciation research based on the biological species concept has led to great advances in understanding how nonallopatric… 
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