Has inbreeding depression led to avoidance of sib mating in the Glanville fritillary butterfly (Melitaea cinxia)?

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Haikola , Sari; Singer , Michael C; Pen , Ido;
(2004)
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1023/B:EVEC.0000021062.97769.66
  • Subject: Melitaea cinxia | inbreeding avoidance | metapopulation | [ SDE.BE.GP ] Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology/domain_sde.be.gp | [SDE.BE.GP]Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology/domain_sde.be.gp | inbreeding depression | mate choice

International audience; Previous work on the Glanville fritillary butterfly (Melitaea cinxia) shows substantial inbreeding depression in both of our two study regions, Finland and southern France. The influence of inbreeding depression on population dynamics should depe... View more
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