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- Halbert, N.D.; Ward, T.J.; Schnabel, R.D.; Taylor, J.F.; Derr, J.N.
- Molecular ecology 2005 v.14 no.8 pp. 2343
- cattle; bison; intergeneric hybridization; microsatellite repeats; genetic markers; introgression; nuclear genome; alleles; gene frequency; wildlife management; Canada; Western United States
- ... Introgressive hybridization is one of the major threats to species conservation, and is often induced by human influence on the natural habitat of wildlife species. The ability to accurately identify introgression is critical to understanding its importance in evolution and effective conservation management of species. Hybridization between North American bison (Bison bison) and domestic cattle (B ...