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» Angiosperms » Polyembryony

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Write a brief and critical note on polyembryony and give its importance. (Paper 1, Section B)

Explanation

Definition:

  • Polyembryony is the process in which the fertilization of single egg leads to the formation of two or more embryos.
  • Polyembryony is common in mango and citrus.

Importance:

  • It is importance in the formation of identical twins.

  • Formation of embryos by cells of the embryo sac other than the… (222 more words) …

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