population differences in outcrossing rates of angiosperms

Thomas Bjorkman Thomas_Bjorkman at cornell.edu
Fri May 7 07:38:50 EST 1993


In article <C6L4zw.4Jx at usenet.ucs.indiana.edu> naoki takebayashi,
ntakebay at silver.ucs.indiana.edu writes:
>I'm looking for plant
>species that I can use for my experiment. The requirement for the
>species is that outcrossing rates are highly different among different
> populations of same species or among related species. I mean one
>population highly selfs and another population highly outcrosses. This
>outcrossing rate should be genetically determined. 

I think that Doug Schemske (Dept. of Botany, University of Washington) is
doing similar work with Impatiens species.  In one situration, I think
the difference between outcrossing and inbreeding was environmentally
rather than genetically determined.



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