IMAT Simulator Test - Founder effect

Out of curiosity could someone explain why this CANNOT be an example of founder’s effect? Thanks in advance!



to me this is an example of bottleneck effect, a considerable external factor (earthquake, flood, predators…) reduces population size and force genetic drift

founder effect is when a small group that is not genetically representative of a population migrate to a new area and cause genetic drift, we have no mention of this in the text

hope this helps!

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Thank you so much! This clears it up :slight_smile: