nonmetameric

nonmetameric

(ˌnɒnmɛtəˈmɛrɪk)
adj
not metameric
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In the years since, their results have been generalized and applied to nonmetameric situations.
The ontogenies of all seed plant female gametophytes are determinate, nonmetameric (the sporophytes of seed plants have an indeterminate and metameric architecture), and as a consequence of being the sexual generation of the life cycle, involve the differentiation of gametes.
This condition is analogous to heterochronic shifts of traits in nonmetameric animals.