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- Ea, Ilene, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Molecular ecology 2016 v.25 no.24 pp. 6012-6023
- Cichlidae; adaptive radiation; alleles; foraging; hybrids; juveniles; loci; phenotype; phenotypic plasticity; quantitative trait loci; rearing; Lake Malawi; Malawi
- ... Phenotypic plasticity allows organisms to change their phenotype in response to shifts in the environment. While a central topic in current discussions of evolutionary potential, a comprehensive understanding of the genetic underpinnings of plasticity is lacking in systems undergoing adaptive diversification. Here, we investigate the genetic basis of phenotypic plasticity in a textbook adaptive ra ...