Contrasting levels of extra-pair paternity in mainland and island populations of the house sparrow (Passer domesticus): is there an 'island effect'?
1999 (English)In: BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY, ISSN 0024-4066, Vol. 68, no 1-2, 303-316 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
Despite the many studies that have investigated the genetic mating system of socially monogamous birds, very little is known about the underlying causes of extra-pair paternity and few studies have attempted to test those hypotheses which have been sugges
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ACADEMIC PRESS LTD , 1999. Vol. 68, no 1-2, 303-316 p.
Passer domesticus; genetic variation; microsatellite loci; extra-pair paternity; island population; POLYMERASE-CHAIN-REACTION; GENETIC-RELATIONSHIPS; BIRDS; DNA; MICROSATELLITES; VARIABILITY; FERTILITY; INCREASES; LOCI
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-78103OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-78103DiVA: diva2:106016
Addresses: Griffith SC, Uppsala Univ, EBC, Dept Evolutionary Biol, S-75236 Uppsala, Sweden. Univ Leicester, Dept Biol, Leicester LE1 7RH, Leics, England. Univ Queensland, Dept Zool, Brisbane, Qld 4077, Australia.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14