Science Quiz / Evolutionary Ecology I

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Unit of selection
Unit of fitness of the above
Modes of selection
 
 
Structure evolved for a function
Structure co-opted from a previous function
Structure with a non-functional origin
What can measure selection
Derivation of the above
Other measure of selection
Structure of the above
What can be used to infer selection
 
Sign of directional selection
Sign of stabilising selection
High ratio example
What is the above found in
Author of the above
Species showing parallel evolution
Author of the above
Requirements of adaptive radiations
 
 
 
Author of the above
Species showing adaptive radiation
How many species in how many years
 
Author of the above
What may predict evolution
What gives the above
Persistence of diverse traits despite female choice
What solves the above
Author of the above
What did predation negatviely affect in guppies
Author of the above
Follow on study from the above
What did they do
Insect specieswith predator-driven ecomorphs
What do the ecotypes not do naturally
Author of the above
What was measured in Anolis lizard
What did the above correlate with
What else was measured
What did the above correlate with
Authors of the above
What was studied in San Salvador
What were strongly selected against
 
What predicted the above
Author of the above
Where are species most at risk from parasites
Parasite adaptation to sympatric host
Parasite killed by subsequent host migration
Gene studied in Lake Baikal cottoids
What do amino acid site changes correlate with
Author of the above
What do African cichlids show
What does the above demonstrate
Author of the above
Motor protein in mammal cochlea
What does it facilitate
Which species cluster on a phylogeny of the above gene
 
How many other genes show convergence
Author of the above
What other types of genes correlate for mammals
Author of the above
Local ecology drives communication optimisation
What does the above maximise
How does it drive speciation
Example from fish
Author of the above
Another fish example
Colour of shallow males
Colour of deep males
How many divergent linkage groups
What were these genes linked to
 
What is peripatry
What is parapatry
What allows genomic regions to diverge
Forms of prezygotic reproductive isolation
 
 
 
 
Forms of postzygotic reproductive isolation
 
 
HintAnswer
No fitness effect in ecomorph mate choice
What drives speciation
Species exemplifiying this
Author of the above
Fitness effect in ecomorph mate choice
What is a magic trait subject to
 
 
Author of the above
Example of above
The gene was pleiotropic for what
 
Author of the above
Fitness effect in ecomorph mate choice
Who are poorly adapted and less competitive
Author of the above
What controls finch craniofacial development
Author of the above
What does the gene control in cichlids
What does the cladeshow
Author of the above
What gene controls stickleback armour
What does this gene show
For what character
Author of the above
What occurred to F2 stickleback hybrids in freshwater
 
What permitted this
 
Author of the above
Stickleback ecophenotypes
 
What predicts these phenotypes
Author of the above
Species with ligh and dark ecotypes
Mc1r controls how much of this variation
What controls the rest
Author of the above
What species also shows Mc1r ecomorphs
What difference do they also show
What do different ecotypes showwhen interacting
What does the above phenomena indicate
Author of the above
Species showing adaptive behaviour
What differed between islands
 
What was also seen
Author of the above
What behavioural phenomenon may selection operate on
What was seen to correlate in cichlid fish
 
Author of the above
What do these fish show
What ecotypes does the above result in
 
Author of the above
Lekking cichlid
What allows subordinate males to ascend
What changes are seen
 
Author of above
Key transcription factor in the change
Individuals with the same behaviour show what
Author of the above
What do behaviour do genes control in female swordfish
What causes upregulation of those genes
Author of the above
Sigificant genetic differences between which caste members of the Polistes wasp
 
 
Author of the above
Modes of preference evolution
 
 
 
Species exemplifying the last of the above
What behaviour does it show
What do the genes respond to
Constraints on adaptation
 
 
 
 
 
 
What evidences constraint
 
What links mutation and adaptation
Mutations are more potent in what types of genes
 
One model of mutation-adaptation
HintAnswer
What does this allow
What does it avoid
Author of the above
Other model of mutation-adaptation
Where do mutations occur in the above
What mechanism avoids pleiotropy
Gene group evidencing the above
What mutations do structural genes show
What mutations do regulatory genes show
What does the Heliconius butterfly show
What results in the above
What prevents establishment of new colourations
What may circumvent this
What is faster than natural selection
What results in the slowness of natural selection
 
What maintains genetic variation
 
 
 
What slows optimisation of adaptation
Author of the above
What may mask genetic variation in fitness
What also affects variation in offspring
Example of the above
Author of the above
Example of a trade off
 
Another example
 
What breaks up genetic correlation
What does it displace, however
Another name for negative genetic trade offs
What is the above strong in
Fisherian view of mutation and selection
 
 
 
Who proposes the opposite
What is biased against detection of small effect genes
What highlights the importance of small effect genes
Author of the above
What is selection weak on
What is the above effect termed
What causes speckled moth melanism
What also results from the above
Fitness loss due to population variance around optimum
Fitness loss from lag to optimisation
Fitness lost from displacement from optimum
What increases the above
Fitness loss from altered allele frequency
What reduces the above
What does the above break up
What may escape recombination
What is the above associated with
 
Multiple lineages in an ancestor
What does this cause in the common ancestor
What may this confound
What does differential success cause in the above
Distance between taxa on a phylogeny
What does the above correlate with
 
What does it predict
Number of trees for 5 species
Number of possible toppologies
Author of the above
How much vertebrate diversity in speciating clades
Author of the above
Loss of maladapted species
What does it cause
What scores the above
Where is this common
Avoidance of competitive exclusion allowing population coexistence
What does it cause
What scores the above
Where is this common
What may cause the above phenomenon
Species showing phylogenetic clustering
What determines the NRI specifically
Author of the above
Sympatric species showing overdispersal
Number of ecotypes
What may score tree shape
When did mammal radiations occur
 
Author of the above
What were not represented by the study
Author of the above
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