Evolutionary history of the Lake Tanganyika cichlid tribe Lamprologini (Teleostei: Perciformes) derived from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA data

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Sturmbauer, Christian ; Salzburger, Walter ; Duftner, Nina ; Schelly, Robert ; Koblmueller, Stephan (2010)
  • Publisher: ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE
  • Journal: MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND EVOLUTION, volume 57, issue 1, pages 266-284 (issn: 1055-7903, eissn: 1095-9513)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2010.06.018, pmc: PMC2997427
  • Subject: Molecular Biology | Genetics | Adaptive radiation | Molecular phylogeny | Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics | Hybridization | Article | Cichlid fishes | Speciation

Lake Tanganyika comprises a cichlid species flock with substrate-breeding and mouthbrooding lineages. While sexual selection via mate choice on male mating color is thought to boost speciation rates in mouthbrooding cichlids, this is not the case in substrate-breeding l... View more