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The Year in Evolutionary Biology 2008

Edited by Edited by Carl D. Schlichting (University of Connecticut) and Timothy A. Mousseau (University of South Carolina)
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The Year in Evolutionary Biology 2008

Published: June 2008

Volume 1133

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Review and Synthesis

  • Callahan et al., Phenotypic plasticity, costs of phenotypes, and costs of plasticity: toward an integrative view
  • Rice, Theoretical approaches to the evolution of development and genetic architecture
  • Hadany & Comeron, Why are sex and recombination so common?
  • Haloin & Strauss, The interplay between ecological communities and evolution: feedbacks from microevolutionary to macroevolutionary scales
  • Soltis, Bell, Kim, and Soltis, The origin and early evolution of angiosperms
  • Zeh and Zeh, Consequences of reproductive mode for speciation

Perspectives

  • Badyaev, Maternal effects as generators of evolutionary change: a reassessment
  • Hughes, Near-Neutrality: the Leading Edge of the Neutral Theory of Molecular Evolution
  • Moller, Interactions between interactions: Predator-prey, parasite-host and mutualistic interactions
  • Schlichting, Hidden reaction norms, cryptic variation and evolvability