Sexual Selection Is Involved in Speciation in a Land Snail Radiation on Crete

We investigated the importance of sexual selection in facilitating speciation in a land snail radiation on Crete. We used differences in the genitalia of the Cretan Xerocrassa species as potential indices of sexual selection. First, we rejected the hypothesis that differences in the genitalia of the...

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Published in:Evolution : international journal of organic evolution, Vol. 63, No. 10 (2009), p. 2535-2546
Main Author: Sauer, Jan
Other Involved Persons: Hausdorf, Bernhard
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1558-5646
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 2009 The Society for the Study of Evolution
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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