Historical Biogeography of the Drosophila melanogaster Species Subgroup

  • Daniel Lachaise
  • Marie-Louise Cariou
  • Jean R. David
  • Françoise Lemeunier
  • Léonidas Tsacas
  • Michael Ashburner
Part of the Evolutionary Biology book series (EBIO, volume 22)


Whereas there has been increasing interest in the eight members of the melanogaster species subgroup of Drosophila, no comprehensive survey exists of the biogeography and ecology of these species in the Afrotropical region.


Late Pleistocene Rift Valley Montane Forest Ivory Coast Congo Basin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Lachaise
    • 1
  • Marie-Louise Cariou
    • 1
  • Jean R. David
    • 1
  • Françoise Lemeunier
    • 1
  • Léonidas Tsacas
    • 1
  • Michael Ashburner
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology and GeneticsCNRSGif-sur-YvetteFrance
  2. 2.Department of GeneticsUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeEngland

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