EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,623,987
Abstracts:
29,492,080
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Genetic consequences of extinctions and recolonization in fragmented habitats



Genetic consequences of extinctions and recolonization in fragmented habitats



Biotic interactions and global change: 217-233



This chapter discusses the genetic consequences of habitat fragmentation with an emphasis on the effects of local extinction/recolonization on the maintenance of genetic variation. It is shown that mathematical models predict that, in general, extinction/recolonization can contribute to the loss of genetic variation even in species that are otherwise abundant.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service: $29.90)

Accession: 002390514

Download citation: RISBibTeXText



Related references

The role of corridors in recolonization of fragmented habitats. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 77(3 SUPPL PART 2): 88, 1996

Passive dispersal among fragmented habitats: the population genetic consequences for freshwater and estuarine amphipods. Unknown, 1999

Pollinating fig wasps: genetic consequences of island recolonization. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 18(5): 1234-1243, 2005

Genetic consequences of local population extinction and recolonization. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 6(1): 5-8, 1991

Giant impacts; consequences for biological extinctions, global environments and ore formation--Consequences des impacts gigantesques; extinctions biologiques, changement dans l'environnement mondial et formation de minerais. Geos (Ottawa) 21(1): 10-11, 1992

Giant impacts; consequences for biological extinctions, global environments and ore formation--Les Impacts geants et leurs consequences sur les extinctions biologiques, l'environnement planetaire et la formation des gites. Current Activities Forum, 1993

Fine-scale spatial genetic structure of the distylous Primula veris in fragmented habitats. Plant Biology 9(3): 374-382, 2006

Contrasting Genetic Differentiation of a Poorly Dispersing Lizard in Connected and Fragmented Scrub Habitats. Journal of Herpetology 46(4): 602-607, 2012

Genetic diversity and population divergence in fragmented habitats: conservation of Idaho ground squirrels. Conservation Genetics. September; 65: 759-774, 2005

Genetic differentiation of a European caddisfly: past and present gene flow among fragmented larval habitats. Molecular Ecology 10(7): 1821-1834, 2001

Within-population genetic variation in the distylous Primula veris: does floral morph anisoplethy matter in fragmented habitats?. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 7(4): 263-273, 2006

Genetic differentiation of Liparus glabrirostris (Curculionidae: Molytinae) populations from the fragmented habitats of the Alps and Carpathian Mountains. Bulletin of Entomological Research 106(5): 651-662, 2016

Fine-Scale Genetic Differentiation in a Salamander Hynobius tokyoensis Living in Fragmented Urban Habitats in and Around Tokyo, Japan. Zoological Science 33(5): 476-484, 2016