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Rapid adaptive evolution in novel environments acts as an architect of population range expansion [Evolution]

Colonization and expansion into novel landscapes determine the distribution and abundance of species in our rapidly changing ecosystems worldwide. Colonization events are crucibles for rapid evolution, but it is not known whether evolutionary changes arise mainly after successful colonization has occurred, or if evolution plays an immediate role, governing the...

Authors:   M. Szűcs; M. L. Vahsen; B. A. Melbourne; C. Hoover; C. Weiss-Lehman; R. A. Hufbauer
Journal:   Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences current issue
Volume:   114
edition:   51
Year:   2017
Pages:   13501
DOI:   10.1073/pnas.1712934114
Publication date:   19-Dec-2017
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  • evolution
  • events
  • ecosystems
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