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    • Sexual selection on wing interference patterns in Drosophila melanogaster 

      Katayama, Natsu; Abbott, Jessica K.; Kjærandsen, Jostein; Takahashi, Yuma; Svensson, Erik I. (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Animals with color vision use color information in intra- and interspecific communication, which in turn may drive the evolution of conspicuous colored body traits via natural and sexual selection. A recent study found that the transparent wings of small flies and wasps in lower-reflectance light environments display vivid and stable structural color patterns, called “wing interference patterns” ...