Reproductive isolation among three sympatric Achimenes species: pre- and post-pollination components.

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Summary of "Reproductive isolation among three sympatric Achimenes species: pre- and post-pollination components."

Closely related species occurring in sympatry may experience the negative consequences of interspecific pollen transfer if reproductive isolation (RI) barriers are not in place. We evaluated the importance of pre- and post-pollination RI barriers in three sympatric species of Achimenes (Gesneriaceae), including ecogeographic, phenological, floral isolation, self-pollination, and hybrid viability (fruit and seed set).


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Name: American journal of botany
ISSN: 1537-2197


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