Chromosomal rearrangements maintain a polymorphic supergene controlling butterfly mimicry

Supergenes are tight clusters of loci that facilitate the co-segregation of adaptive variation, providing integrated control of complex adaptive phenotypes1. Polymorphic supergenes, in which specific combinations of traits are maintained within a single population, were first described for ‘pin’ and...

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Autores Principales: Joron, Mathieu, Frezal, Lise, Jones, Robert T., Chamberlain, Nicola L., Lee, Siu F., Salazar, Camilo
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Nature Publishing Group 2011
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