alloprocoptic selection

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A mode of selection in which association of opposites increases the fitness of the associates. An example involves the loci governing alcohol dehydrogenase in Drosophila melanogaster. The fertility is greater than expected when two mating individuals are homozygous for different alleles and smaller than expected when they are homozygous for the same allele.

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