interspecific hybridization

interspecific hybridization

the results of matings between members of different animal species.
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the most universal barrier to interspecific hybridization in potatoes,
Extent, processes and evolutionary impact of interspecific hybridization in animals.
We report achieving reliable interspecific hybridization between the two geographical populations, and note that the F1 hybrids between A.
The result would be interspecific hybridization, which often leads to either the genetic replacement or assimilation of the native species.
gularis and characterization of the nature of syntopy between these species; (3) gauging of the impact of interspecific hybridization on both species at Artesia Wells and Catarina; and (4) estimation of the impact of collecting on populations of both species at each site.
The goals of this study were to identify the cattail taxa present at an artificial wetland and to investigate the potential for interspecific hybridization.
Later, Bukasov (1966, 1978) proposed origins of Andean tetraploid landraces through interspecific hybridization between cultivated diploids and various diploid wild species with subsequent polyploidization of these interspecific hybrids.
For studies of interspecific hybridization in wild populations, the addition of a diagnostic mitochondrial marker allows determination of the maternal haplotype (or species, in the case of [F.
Slow evolutionary loss of the potential for interspecific hybridization in birds: a manifestation of low regulatory evolution.
Natural hybridization of two fungal species, also called interspecific hybridization, may be rare, O'Donnell says, but such incidences seem more likely when a fungus is introduced into a new habitat occupied by a closely related species.