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Quantifying the spatiotemporal dynamics in a chorus frog (Pseudacris) hybrid zone over 30 years

Engebretsen, Kristin N; Barrow, Lisa N; Rittmeyer, Eric N; Brown, Jeremy M; Moriarty Lemmon, Emily

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Although theory suggests that hybrid zones can move or change structure over time, studies supported by direct empirical evidence for these changes are relatively limited. We present a spatiotemporal genetic study of a hybrid zone between Pseudacris nigrita and P. fouquettei across the Pearl River between Louisiana and Mississippi. This hybrid zone was initially characterized in 1980 as a narrow and steep "tension zone," in which hybrid populations were inferior to parentals and were maintained...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016-07
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/108915
Source: Ecology and evolution
DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2232

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