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Apterous

Apterous

1. (Science: zoology) destitute of wings; apteral; as, apterous insects.

2. (Science: botany) destitute of winglike membranous expansions, as a stem or petiole; opposed to atate.


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HELP! Apterous X Wild Cross (Linkage)

First, do you know linkage and sex-linked are 2 different thing? Yes, you are right that black body and apterous gene are close together and may segregate together. What you need to do now is google on " Drosophila chromosome map". It will show you all the information ...

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by magicsiew
Thu Dec 09, 2010 5:50 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: HELP! Apterous X Wild Cross (Linkage)
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HELP! Apterous X Wild Cross (Linkage)

Basically my question is whether there is linkage in a Drosophila with a wild x apterous cross? I was hoping to mention linkage in the introduction of my lab report so I want to clarify this so I can understand better. My online research has given me mixed answers. ...

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by akeesh
Fri Dec 03, 2010 8:17 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: HELP! Apterous X Wild Cross (Linkage)
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Views: 1791

help with fruit fly genetic analysis

are apterous (no wings) fruit flies ressessive? or are they sex-linked? my F1 are all wild my F2 have 4 aptreou out of my 42 wild. i forgot to check if the 4 aptrous flies were male or females. i need to a way to determine the ...

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by trustabdy
Tue Apr 07, 2009 5:06 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: help with fruit fly genetic analysis
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Views: 1032


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