Adaptive Genetic Variation in the Wild by Timothy A. Mousseau, Barry Sinervo, John A. Endler

By Timothy A. Mousseau, Barry Sinervo, John A. Endler

That includes an exceptional choice of papers from prime authors, this e-book summarizes the kingdom of present realizing in regards to the quantity of genetic version inside of wild populations and the how you can computer screen such version. it's a helpful source for pros and graduate scholars in genetics, biology, ecology, and evolution.

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