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Parthenogenesis explained

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:E. More
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Volume:5
Issue:2
Start Page:62
Pagination:62-69
Date Published:12/1996
ISSN:09660011
Keywords:Meiosis, Parthenogenesis, Phasmida
Abstract:

The article considers the mechanism of parthenogenesis found in stick insects and the possible reasons it has developed. Reference is also made to other occurrences of parthenogenesis.

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