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OTHER WORDS FROM parthenogenesispar·the·no·ge·net·ic [pahr-thuh-noh-juh-net-ik], /ˌpɑr θə noʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, adjectivepar·the·no·ge·net·i·cal·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for parthenogenesis
The fertilized eggs laid by these forms probably give rise to the parthenogenetic females.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
The parthenogenetic eggs, as in other Cladocera, develop directly, but the resting eggs give rise to larv of the nauplius type.The Life of Crustacea|William Thomas Calman
Virgin reproduction recurs regularly, parthenogenetic broods being succeeded by a single sexual brood.The Life-Story of Insects|Geo. H. Carpenter
If that is so, this is the only account in Passamaquoddy lore in which his parthenogenetic origin is traced.Contribution to Passamaquoddy Folk-Lore|J. Walter Fewkes
Study of the bisexual and parthenogenetic strains of Pycnoscelus surinamensis (Blattaria: Epilamprinae).The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth