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voltinism


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A polymorphism in terms of whether or not the embryos produced by an insect enter diapause (q.v.). For example, in Bombyx mori univoltine strains produce only diapause embryos. Bivoltine strains produce a nonhibernating brood, then diapause embryos.

Subjects: Genetics and Genomics — Environmental Science.


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