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Table 4 Genomic responses to hybridization in animals.

From: Mobile DNA and evolution in the 21st century

Taxon Genomic Response
Drosophila spp. Increased retrotransposition in interspecific hybrid [205]
Macropus marsupials Centromere instability in interspecific hybrids [206]
Wallabies Loss of retroelement methylation and chromosome remodelling in interspefic hybrids [207]
Mouse Amplification and double minutes in a hybrid [208]
Rice fish (medaka) Chromosome elimination in an interspecific hybrid [209]