Frequent selfing in Caenorhabditis. tropicalis may be a strategy to avoid gene drive-mediated outbreeding depression. Mating systems have profound effects on genetic diversity and compatibility. Caenorhabditis tropicalis is the least genetically diverse among 3 species of ...
Keywords: Caenorhabditis, gene drive natural, maternal effect, medea, outbreeding depression, selfing, toxin antidote, tropicalis, worms