Phylogeny: melanogaster subgroup
Most of the relationships on this page were obtained from:
Jeffs, P.S., E. C. Holmes, and M Ashburner. 1994. The molecular evolution of the alcohol dehydrogenase and alcohol dehydrogenase-related genes in the Drosophila melanogaster species group. Mol. Biol. Evol. 11(2):287-304.
Most of the figures on this page where obtained from:
Lemeunier, F., J.R. David, L. Tsacas, and M. Ashburner. "The melanogaster species group." The Genetics and Biology of Drosophila. Ed. M. Ashburner, H.L. Carson, and J.N. Thompson, Jr. New York: New York Academic Press, 1986. 147-256.
D. melanogaster and D. simulans male genetal arch
D. orena, D. erecta, and D. yakuba male genetal phallus
Distribution of the melanogaster subgroup
Last updated: 4/17/00