Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Ecology Evolution

Baldwin effect

The process whereby environmentally induced variation becomes genetically reinforced. With subtle differences, also called genetic assimilation

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)

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