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snowshoe

A slight frame of wood three or four feet long and about one third as wide, with thongs or cords stretched across it, and having a support and holder for the foot; used by persons for walking on soft snow.


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Intro genetics problems

... the 12th. and as for the 2. why can't a white allele be dominant? you remember the rabbit example. if a few rabbits growing in a region where it snows heavily and snows stay all round the year then the allele for white furcoat will be more dominant than that for the brown furcoat? i think yes ...

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by jwalin
Thu Feb 04, 2010 12:15 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Intro genetics problems
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Re: Can Genetic Variation Revert Back?

... brown as its an adaption for thier camouflage and to stay safe. we also have white rabbits that would be killed easily by a predator. suppose it snows (which it won't unless like something that occurred once or twice in history). then the selection pressure is towards the white rabbits. the brown ...

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by jwalin
Sat Jan 09, 2010 3:10 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can Genetic Variation Revert Back?
Replies: 14
Views: 10063


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