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Evolution: The Molecular Landscape

Cold Spring Harbor’s 74th Symposium
The Molecular Landscape
Edited by Bruce Stillman,
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Jan Witkowski,
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory


Evolution Figures: Chapter 17

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FIGURE 17.1. Reproductive success (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.2. Selection on catalytic activity of a population of RNA molecules (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.3. Change in fitness of foot-and-mouth disease virus (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.4. R.A. Fisher (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.5. Additive genetic variance in fitness (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.6. Natural selection increases mean fitness; other evolutionary processes tend to decrease it (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.7. Complex structures produced by self-organization (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.9. Finding a genotype that brings together very many fit alleles (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.10. The Tower of Babel (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.12. A fitness landscape (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.14. Ratios of allele frequencies (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.15. Time course of selection in the simplest case of two alleles (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.16. Rare allele with selective advantage (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.17. Rate of increase of an allele (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.18. The peppered moth, Biston betularia, is polymorphic for pale and melanic forms (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.19. Three forms of directional selection; selection on diploids (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.20. Fitness depends on several kinds of interactions (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.21. Understanding the effects of selection by plotting an adaptive landscape (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.22. Vandiemenella grasshoppers, southern Australia (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.23. Müllerian mimicry in Heliconius butterflies (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.24. Diversity in diet and beak shape in Galápagos finches (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.27. Male dragonfly; male mating success as a function of patch size/color (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.28. Correlations between traits (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.29. Maize and teosinte (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.30. Rates of change in the fossil record are slower than in selection experiments (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.31. Selection on Drosophila to fly upward (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.32. Average fitness of nine replicate E. coli populations (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.33. Simulations of artificially selected populations (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.35. Hitchhiking causes selection at one locus to influence linked loci (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE 17.36. Hitchhiking in an island population (jpg) (pdf)

FIGURE BOX 17.2. Modes of selection (jpg) (pdf)


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