Can scent-mediated female mate preference explain an abrupt mtDNA cline in Lacerta schreiberi?
Devi Stuart-Fox, Raquel Godinho, Nancy Irwin, Joelle Gouey de Bellocq, Jose Carlos Brito, Adnan Moussalli, Andrew F Hugall, Stuart JE Baird
Behaviour | BRILL ACADEMIC PUBLISHERS | Published : 2009
Awarded by Fundacao para a Ciencia e Tecnologia (FCT, Portugal)
We thank Sarah Thompson, Nuno Ferrand, Helder Freitas and Raquel Vasconcelos for assistance. Funding was from the Fundacao para a Ciencia e Tecnologia (FCT, Portugal) to RG (POCI/BIA-BDE/60911/2004) and from INRA to S. J. E. B. J. G. B. is supported by the FWO-Flanders; J. C. B. and R. G. by post-doctoral grants (SFRH/BPD/26699/2006 and SFRH/BPD/12723/2003, SFRH/BPD/36021/2007, respectively) from FCT, Portugal and A. M. by the Claude Leon Foundation, South Africa. We are grateful to the Instituto de Conservacao da Natureza in Portugal and Junta de Castilla y Leon in Spain for permits and support.