amphiploidy


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amphiploidy

(ˈæmfɪˌplɔɪdɪ)
n
a variant form of amphidiploidy
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The polyploid species of Triticum and Aegilops constitute a classic example of evolution through amphiploidy.
0] counterparts indicated that induced amphiploidy in this population resulted in an initial reduction in vegetative vigor, larger guard cells and floral parts, and thicker stems.