Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Producing males only: applied by Leuckart and Von Siebold to those parthenogenetic female insects which produce male progeny: opposed to thelytokous. Also spelled arrenotokous.

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Examples

  • We also observed direct evidence of the rare production of sexual gynes and arrhenotokous males in clonal populations.

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