Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Evolution

introgressive hybridization

After the initial act of hybridization, the progeny of successive generations continue to mate with members of the parent species or population and thereby spread the genes of one species or population into the other

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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