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- adj. Of or pertaining to gonochorism
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or characterized by gonoehorism; diœcious; with separate sexes.
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Most notostracans have separate males and females (gonochoristic), but self-fertilizing hermaphrodites are not uncommon.
Key reproductive features: iteroparous; seasonal breeding; gonochoric/gonochoristic/dioecious (sexes separate); sexual
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