Direct response to selection
direct response to selection
Glossary of "Evolution (4th ed.)" by Futuyma & Kirkpatrick (2017)
- The component of evolutionary change in the mean of a trait that results from selection acting directly on that trait. See also indirect response to selection.
- Futuyma, D. J. & Kirkpatrick, M. 2017. Evolution, 4th ed. -xviii + 602 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.