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Pigs from Asia and Europe were independently domesticated from c. 9000 years ago. During this period, strong artificial selection has led to dramatic phenotypic changes in domestic pigs. However, the genetic basis underlying these morphological and behavioural adaptations is relatively unknown,...

Author(s)
Wang Chao; Wang HongYang; Zhang Yu; Tang ZhongLin; Li Kui; Liu Bang
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Molecular Ecology Resources, 2015, 15, 2, pp 414-424
Abstract

Background: Oysters are morphologically plastic and hence difficult subjects for taxonomic and evolutionary studies. It is long been suspected, based on the extraordinary species diversity observed, that Asia Pacific is the epicenter of oyster speciation. To understand the species diversity and its ...

Author(s)
Ren JianFeng; Liu Xiao; Jiang Feng; Guo, X. M.; Liu Bin
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2010, 10, 394, pp (28 December 2010)