thelytokous

adjective the·lyt·o·kous \thə̇ˈlitəkəs\
variants: less commonly

thelyotokous

\¦thelē¦ätəkəs\

Definition of thelytokous

  1. :  producing only females thelytokous parthenogenesis

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Origin and Etymology of thelytokous

Greek thēlytokos bearing females


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