Inferences of genetic architecture of bill morphology in house sparrow using a high-density SNP array point to a polygenic basis

Sarah L. Lundregan, Ingerid J. Hagen, Jostein Gohli, Alina K. Niskanen, Petri Kemppainen, Thor Harald Ringsby, Thomas Kvalnes, Henrik Parn, Bernt Ronning, Hakon Holand, Peter S. Ranke, Anna S. Batnes, Linn-Karina Selvik, Sigbjorn Lien, Bernt-Erik Saether, Arild Husby, Henrik Jensen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalMolecular Ecology
Volume27
Issue number17
Pages (from-to)3498-3514
Number of pages17
ISSN0962-1083
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • beak morphology
  • bill morphology
  • ecological genetics
  • GWAS
  • heritability
  • polygenic
  • GENOME-WIDE ASSOCIATION
  • QUANTITATIVE TRAIT LOCI
  • WILD BIRD POPULATION
  • DARWINS FINCHES
  • PASSER-DOMESTICUS
  • NATURAL-POPULATIONS
  • ADAPTIVE EVOLUTION
  • OSTEOBLAST DIFFERENTIATION
  • LINKAGE DISEQUILIBRIUM
  • INBREEDING DEPRESSION
  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology
  • 1172 Environmental sciences

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