Modeling the fitness of hybrids

Using Fisher’s geometric model.

In Simon, Bierne, and Welch (2018), we modeled the fitness of early generation hybrids using a classic polygenic and pleiotropic model.


Simon, Alexis, Nicolas Bierne, and John J. Welch. 2018. “Coadapted Genomes and Selection on Hybrids: Fisher’s Geometric Model Explains a Variety of Empirical Patterns.” Evolution Letters 2 (5): 472–98.