genetic refuge


genetic refuge
  Geographic region symbolizing a centralized source of hereditary information; used in reference to a central population or taxon surrounded by one or more allopatric species or taxa.

Expanded glossary of Cycad terms . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Genetic history of the British Isles — Population research using DNA is initiating research into the genetic history of the British Isles. Genetically, the population native to the British Isles is closely associated with the larger region of Western Europe, and in particular with the …   Wikipedia

  • Genetic history of Europe — European populations have a complicated demographic and genetic history, including many layers of successive migrations between different time periods, from the first appearance of Homo sapiens in the Upper Paleolithic to contemporary immigration …   Wikipedia

  • Ukrainian LGM refuge — The Ukrainian LGM refuge is one of the postulated LGM refuge areas, located around the Black Sea, where groups of humans sought shelter from the glacial climate around 13,000 years ago. From this and other LGM refuge areas a post LGM… …   Wikipedia

  • Chacocente Wildlife Refuge — is a nature reserve in Nicaragua. It is one of the 78 reserves which are officially under protection in the country. v · Protected areas of Nicaragua …   Wikipedia

  • environment — environmental, adj. environmentally, adv. /en vuy reuhn meuhnt, vuy euhrn /, n. 1. the aggregate of surrounding things, conditions, or influences; surroundings; milieu. 2. Ecol. the air, water, minerals, organisms, and all other external factors… …   Universalium

  • Kodiak Bear — Taxobox name = Kodiak Bear status = LC status system = iucn3.1 status ref = image width = 200px image caption = Female Kodiak bear with cubs regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Ursidae genus = Ursus… …   Wikipedia

  • Haplogroup I1 (Y-DNA) — Infobox haplogroup name =I1 origin date =4,000 to 20,000 BC origin place =Balkans, Scandinavia, France, Iberia or Ukraine ancestor = I descendants = mutations =M253, M307, P30, P40 members =People of Northern Europe (Norwegian, Swedish, English,… …   Wikipedia

  • American bison — B. b. bison Alternate image Historic drawing …   Wikipedia

  • Morocco — For other uses, see Morocco (disambiguation). Kingdom of Morocco المملكة المغربية (Arabic) ⵜⴰⴳⵍⴷⵉⵜ ⵏ ⵍⵎⴰⵖⵔⵉⴱ (Berber) …   Wikipedia

  • Bacillus thuringiensis — Spores and bipyramidal crystals of Bacillus thuringiensis morrisoni strain T08025 Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia