The genetic basis of parental care evolution in monogamous mice
Lewarch, Caitlin L
Peterson, Brant K
He, Meng Xiao
Hoekstra, Hopi E
(issn: 0028-0836, eissn: 1476-4687)
Summary Parental care is essential for the survival of mammals, yet the mechanisms underlying its evolution remain largely unknown. Here we show that two sister species of mice, Peromyscus polionotus and P. maniculatus, have large and heritable differences in parental b...