thelytokous

adjective
the·​lyt·​o·​kous | \thə̇ˈlitəkəs\
variants: or less commonly thelyotokous \¦thelē¦ätəkəs \

Definition of thelytokous 

: producing only females thelytokous parthenogenesis

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History and Etymology for thelytokous

Greek thēlytokos bearing females

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