amphimixis


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Synonyms for amphimixis

reproduction involving the union or fusion of a male and a female gamete

union of sperm and egg in sexual reproduction

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Classification of hypotheses on the advantages of amphimixis. Journal of Heredity 84:372-387.
3 dead men are fingering your Muladhara Chakra, your amphimixis,
Mating compatibility is a relative measure of how readily the males and females of 2 populations of insects from different circumstances intercross with successful amphimixis. Mating compatibility in relation to the SIT/IS most often refers specifically to matings of sterile or sub-sterile males with wild females (FAO/IAEA/USDA 2003).