Macroscale evolutionary patterns of flight muscle dimorphism in the carrion beetle Necrophila japonica

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Ikeda, Hiroshi ; Sota, Teiji (2011)
  • Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
  • Journal: Ecology and Evolution, volume 1, issue 1, pages 97-105 (issn: 2045-7758, eissn: 2045-7758)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3287380, doi: 10.1002/ece3.15
  • Subject: genetic diversity | Original Research | COI | Silphidae | flight ability | phylogeography
    mesheuropmc: fungi

Some insect species exhibit polymorphisms in flight muscles or wings, which provide opportunities for studying the factors that drive dispersal polymorphisms and the evolution of flightlessness in insects. We investigated the macroscale evolutionary pattern of flightles... View more
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