parthanogenesis

Lakshmikantan Ramakrishnan ramki at happy.cc.utexas.edu
Wed Oct 13 13:37:13 EST 1993


John Reed writes
 My last question is simply: in
what types of organisms does parthanogenesis occur?  I know it occurs in
insects, what about other arthropods, plants (I believe it does), other
animals, fungi?
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Lizards, for one. Lot's of all female (=parthenoform)
whiptail lizards *Cnemidophorus* sp. in Texas. 

ramki


L.Ramakrishnan
Zoology Dept. UT Austin



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