isogamy

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(biology) reproduction by the union or fusion of gametes of the same size and structure

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Furthermore, similar preferential digestion of male organellar DNA was observed in mitochondria in zygotes of an isogamous slime mould after mating (Fig.
(3, 4, 14) The "active digestion of male organelle nuclei (genomes) during sexual reproduction from uniparental gametes by nucleases" is now thought to be universal among isogamous, anisogamous, and oogamous organisms.