Evolutionary Biology: How did the human species form? Review Article


Author(s): Barton, Nicholas H
Title: Evolutionary Biology: How did the human species form?
Affiliation
Abstract: A recent analysis has shown that divergence between human and chimpanzee varies greatly across the genome. Although this is consistent with ‘hybridisation’ between the diverging human and chimp lineages, such observations can be explained more simply by the null model of allopatric speciation.
Publication Title: Current Biology
Volume: 16
Issue 16
ISBN: 0960-9822
Publisher: Cell Press  
Date Published: 2006-08-22
Start Page: 647
End Page: 650
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2006.07.032
Open access: no