Base pair substitution
base pair substitution
Glossary of "Evolution (4th ed.)" by Futuyma & Kirkpatrick (2017)
- As usually used in this book, a base pair that, because of genetic drift or natural selection, has replaced another base pair at a specific DNA site in a population or species.
- Futuyma, D. J. & Kirkpatrick, M. 2017. Evolution, 4th ed. -xviii + 602 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.