Water beetles mate themselves to an evolutionary standstill


Biological Sciences – Genetics; Living Things

Additional: Careers, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function

Years: 10

Word Count: 434

Female adaptations to male harassment in water beetles have resulted in a barrier to speciation a new research study finds. An unusual way at looking at evolution for Year 10 Biological Sciences curriculum.

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