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Main Title Ecological genetics and evolution : the cactus-yeast-Drosophila model system /
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Author Title of a Work
Barker, J. S. F.
Starmer, W. T.
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 1982
OCLC Number 09191204
ISBN 0120788209; 9780120788200
Subjects Drosophila--Genetics--Congresses. ; Drosophila--Ecology--Congresses. ; Drosophila--Evolution--Congresses. ; Cactus--Genetics--Congresses. ; Cactus--Ecology--Congresses. ; Cactus--Evolution--Congresses. ; Yeast fungi--Genetics--Congresses. ; Yeast fungi--Ecology--Congresses. ; Yeast fungi--Evolution--Congresses. ; Ecological genetics--Congresses. ; Biological models--Congresses. ; Cactus--Genetique--Congr es ; Cactus--Ecologie--Congr es ; Levures (Botanique)--Genetique--Congr es ; Levures (Botanique)--Ecologie--Congr es ; Levures (Botanique)--Evolution--Congr es ; Genetique ecologique--Congr es ; Mod eles biologiques--Congr es ; Drosophiles--Genetique--Congr es ; Drosophiles--Ecologie--Congr es ; Drosophiles--Evolution--Congr es
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELDM  QL537.D76E25 1982 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 09/17/2004
Collation xiv, 362 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
"Proceedings of a workshop held at the University of Arizona Conference Center, Oracle, Arizona on January 4-8, 1982 under the auspices of the U.S./Australia Cooperative Science Program."--Page [ii]. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Phylogenetic relationships of Pachycereeae / Arthur C. Gibson -- 2. Ecology and evolution of the Opuntia-Cactoblastis ecosystem in Australia / N.D. Murray -- 3. Pathways of evolution in the genus Drosophila and the founding of the repleta group / Lynn H. Throckmorton -- 4. Cytological evolution in the Drosophila repleta species group / Marvin Wasserman -- 5. The origin of Drosophila in the Sonoran Desert / William B. Heed -- 6. Recent developments on the evolutionary history of the Drosophila mulleri complex in South America / Antonio Fontdevila -- 7. Evolutionary aspects of cactus breeding Drosophila species in South America / F. de M. Sene, M.A.Q.R. Pereira and C.R. Vilela -- 8. Phyletic species packing and the formation of sibling (cryptic) species clusters / R.H. Richardson -- 9. Taxonomy and evolution of some ascomycetous cactophilic yeasts / D.L. Holzschu and H.J. Phaff -- 10. Chemical composition of cacti and its relationship to Sonoran Desert Drosophila / Henry W. Kircher -- 11. Associations and interactions among yeasts, Drosophila and their habitats / William T. Starmer -- 12. Interactions between microorganisms and cactophilic Drosophila in Australia / Don C. Vacek -- 13. The role of volatiles in the ecology of cactophilic Drosophila / James C. Fogleman -- 14. Population genetics of Opuntia breeding Drosophila in Australia / J.S.F. Barker -- 15. Life history evolution under pleiotropy and K-selection in a natural population of Drosophila mercatorum / Alan R. Templeton and J. Spencer Johnston -- 16. Dispersal and clines in Opuntia breeding Drosophila mercatorum and D. hydei at Kamuela, Hawaii / J. Spencer Johnston and Alan R. Templeton -- 17. Adaptations to competition in cactus breeding Drosophila / R.L. Mangan -- 18. Mating systems of cactophilic Drosophila / Therese Ann Markow -- 19. Tests of the adaptive significance of the alcohol dehydrogenase polymorphism in Drosophila melanogaster : paths, pitfalls and prospects / John B. Gibson and John G. Oakeshott -- 20. Biochemical genetics of the alcohol longevity response of Drosophila mojavensis / Philip Batterham, William T. Starmer and David T. Sullivan -- 21. Non-specific esterases of Drosophila buzzatii / P.D. East -- Summary of conference workshops.