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Title Systematics and the origin of species : on Ernst Mayr's 100th anniversary / Jody Hey, Walter M. Fitch, and Francisco Ayasla, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 367 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introductory essay: Systematics and the future of biology / Edward O. Wilson -- The genetic basis of reproductive isolation: insights from Drosophila / H. Allen Orr -- Inter-locus antagonistic coevolution as an engine of speciation: assessment with hemiclonal analysis / William R. Rice [and others] -- Chromosome speciation: humans, Drosophila, and mosquitoes / Francisco J. Ayala and Mario Coluzzi -- Developmental plasticity and the origin of species differences / Mary Jane West-Eberhard -- Speciation in birds: genes, geography, and sexual selection / Scott V. Edwards [and others] -- Critical review of host specificity and its coevolutionary implications in the fig/fig-wasp mutualism / Carlos A. Machado [and others] -- Evolutionary animation: how do molecular phylogenies compare to Mayr's reconstruction of speciation patterns in the sea? / Stephen R. Palumbi and H.A. Lessios -- Mayr, Dobzhansky, and Bush and the complexities of sympatric speciation in Rhagoletis / Jeffrey L. Feder [and others] -- On the origin of Lake MalawI cichlid species: a population genetic analysis of divergence / Yong-Jin Won [and others] -- A multidimensional approach for detecting species patterns in Malagasy vertebrates / Anne D. Yoder [and others] -- Examining bacterial species under the specter of gene transfer and exchange / Howard Ochman, Emmanuelle Lerat, and Vincent Daubin -- Ernst Mayr and the modern concept of species / Kevin de Queiroz -- Decoding the genomic tree of life / Anne B. Simonson [and others] -- Prospects for identifying functional variation across the genome / Stuart J. Macdonald and Anthony D. Long -- Genetics and genomics of Drosophila mating behavior / Trudy F.C. Mackay [and others] -- Genomes, phylogeny, and evolutionary systems biology / Mónica Medina
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Species.
Biology -- Classification.
Genetic Speciation
Biology -- classification
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Evolution.
Phylogenetische Systematik
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Irvine (Calif., 2004)
Form Electronic book
Author Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005.
Hey, Jody.
Fitch, Walter M., 1929-2011.
Ayala, Francisco J. (Francisco José), 1934-2023
LC no. 2005017917
ISBN 9780309547604