Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

Inbreeding

The mating of plants or non-human animals which are closely related genetically.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
  • Jinlian Wang
  • Molecular ecology resources
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 30748404
The software package coancestry implements seven relatedness estimators and three inbreeding estimators to estimate relatedness… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
As populations become increasingly fragmented, managers are often faced with the dilemma that intentional hybridization might… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Understanding the consequences of inbreeding has important implications for a wide variety of topics in population biology… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Whether inbreeding affects the demography and persistence of natural populations has been questioned. However, new pedigree data… Expand
  • figure I
  • figure I
  • table 1
  • table I
  • figure 1
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • T. Meuwissen
  • Journal of animal science
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 22359004
A method was derived that maximizes the genetic level of selected animals while constraining their average coancestry to a… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
The phenomenon of inbreeding depression is well documented and behavioral adaptations for inbreeding avoidance have been… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
An algorithm for computing inbreeding coefficients in large populations is presented. It is especially useful in large… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
  • A. Pusey
  • Trends in ecology & evolution
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 12446623
Sex differences in dispersal distance are widespread in birds and mammals, but the predominantly dispersing sex differs… Expand
  • table 1
  • figure I
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The amounts of inbreeding depression upon selfing and of heterosis upon outcrossing determine the strength of selection on the… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Abstract Many species of birds and mammals are faithful to their natal and breeding site or group. In most of them one sex is… Expand