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  • n. The state or condition of being parapatric.


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  • Part of the restriction on natural gene flow may result simply from the fact that they naturally live in parapatry, so opportunities for hybridization are rare.

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  • If so, what level of hybrid disadvantage would be required to sustain genetic differentiation among these populations when they hybridize in parapatry?

    How many species? - The Panda's Thumb


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