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- Craddock, Elysse M.; Gall, Joseph G.; Jonas, Mark
- Genetica 2016 v.144 no.1 pp. 107-124
- satellite DNA, etc ; DNA; Drosophila; Scaptomyza; acrocentric chromosomes; founder effect; genome; haploidy; heterochromatin; karyotyping; satellites; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... This paper reports genome sizes of one Hawaiian Scaptomyza and 16 endemic Hawaiian Drosophila species that include five members of the antopocerus species group, one member of the modified mouthpart group, and ten members of the picture wing clade. Genome size expansions have occurred independently multiple times among Hawaiian Drosophila lineages, and have resulted in an over 2.3-fold range of ge ...