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genetic defects caused by inbreeding
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Sure, Smith and her colleagues could look for known symptoms of inbreeding in mountain lions, like kinked tails.
That inbreeding can lead to sterility and other physical ailments that threaten the species’ continued survival in Southern California.
Rednecks are unjustly accused of being an inbreeding lot, and, well ...
The San Diego Zoo has 12 northern white rhino cell lines, and working with them on the gene level can furnish eggs with enormous genetic variety—an insurance policy against future inbreeding and genetic bottlenecks.
But in recent years, a longtime study of wolves and moose interaction on the island has found that because of inbreeding and disease, the pack of wolves had dwindled to just two, with the moose population exploding.
The aim is to preserve the herd for the future by keeping it to a sustainable size and warding off the danger of inbreeding and territorial fighting.
The island's wolf population once reached 50 wolves, and averaged 25 wolves over decades, before a population crash in recent years because of the physical and reproductive impacts of inbreeding.
That inbreeding can lead to sterility and other physical ailments that threaten the species' continued survival in Southern California.
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INBREEDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inbreeding for English Language Learners
: a process by which animals, plants, or people are born from or produced by closely related parents
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