apogamous


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Synonyms for apogamous

of or relating to the development of an embryo in the absence of fertilization

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Furthermore, a quick development has been cited for the known gametophytes of the cheilanthoid clade (Windham & Yatskievych 2003), especially in association with apogamous taxa.
Since no other combinations of alleles occurred at this locus, the most likely explanation is that this species is highly inbreeding or apogamous.
Origin and development of embryos in certain apogamous forms of Dryopteris.