- The look-ahead effect of phenotypic mutationsDion J Whitehead
Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, The Westphalian Wilhelms University of Muenster, 48149 Muenster, Germany
Biol Direct 3:18. 2008..The intermediate steps in such evolutionary trajectories are likely to be selectively neutral or deleterious. Therefore, large populations and long times may be required to evolve such traits...