Butterfly genomics

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Ahola, Virpi ; Wahlberg, Niklas ; Frilander, Mikko J. (2017)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5735/086.054.0123
  • Subject: LIFE-HISTORY TRAITS | BIASED GENE-EXPRESSION | BOMBYX-MORI | EVOLUTIONARY DYNAMICS | LARVAL DEVELOPMENT | DISPERSAL RATE | HOLOCENTRIC CHROMOSOMES | DROSOPHILA-MELANOGASTER | INDUSTRIAL MELANISM | YIELDS INSIGHTS | 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology

The first lepidopteran genome (Bombyx mori) was published in 2004. Ten years later the genome of Melitaea cinxia came out as the third butterfly genome published, and the first eukaryotic genome sequenced in Finland. Owing to Ilkka Hanski, the M. cinxia system in the an... View more
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