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A flowering Plant with the stamen and the pistil located on the same flower. An example is mangrove reproductive flowers.

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please help me with an essay about hermaphrodites

Since one of your questions is regarding animal hermaphroditism, you could pose a question about monoecious plants (monoecious plants have both male [pollen] and female [ovules] reproductive organs). Usually the reproductive cycle of such plants is pretty interesting, and ...

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by cherib
Fri Oct 02, 2009 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: please help me with an essay about hermaphrodites
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can a woman produce sperm?

... of us are used to the terminology of sperm being the most common form of gamete produced by males (and that applies to plants, too, dioecious or monoecious), or male gametes, with egg cells / ova being female gametes. The gametes define the genders, after all. And, by your definition, many organisms ...

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by Darby
Fri Apr 20, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: can a woman produce sperm?
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Question on tapeworm anatomy

... answered: "Name and describe the two major anatomical divisions of a tapeworm." I know that among helminths in general, there are monoecious and dioecious worms. But does that apply to tapeworms specifically? All that I've found about tapeworms is that they all have a scolex head ...

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by Jedi of Zen
Mon Jan 23, 2006 9:16 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Question on tapeworm anatomy
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Views: 2970

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