The Ecology And Evolution Of Heliconius Butterflies.

The Ecology And Evolution Of Heliconius Butterflies

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ISBN details

  • ISBN 10: 0198815549
  • ISBN 13: 9780198815549


Overview

1. Some evolutionary problems -- 2. Meet the butterflies and the biologists -- 3. The passion : niche differentiation, coexistence, and coevolution -- 4. The pollen : adult resources and life history evolution -- 5. Roosts and traplines : patterns of dispersal and movement -- 6. Brains, sex, and learning : behaviour, sexual and social selection -- 7. Beware! : warning colour and mimicry -- 8. Genes on the wing : colour pattern genetics -- 9. Development on the wing : how to make a wing pattern different -- 10. First steps : biogeography, hybridization, and the origins of novel patterns -- 11. Completing the process : adaptive radiation and speciation -- 12. Taxonomic list

Other Details

  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Language: En
  • Pages: 288
  • Date Published: 2018
  • Authors: Jiggins, Chris D.