androdioecious


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androdioecious

having male and hermaphrodite flowers on separate plants. Compare ANDROMONOECIOUS.
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Two general hypotheses have been suggested in the determination of hermaphrodite and male sexes in androdioecious barnacles.
2015), no study has evaluated the degree of plasticity of sexual expression in androdioecious barnacles.
The androdioecious barnacle Octolasmis warwickii Gray, 1825 has two types of sexual expression (Yusa et al.
In this study, the effects of the original attachment site and the transplanted site on penis length, egg production, and growth were investigated in the androdioecious barnacle Octolasmis warwickii.
In several androdioecious barnacles, including Octolasmis warwickii, this theory appears to be the case, as evidenced by their variable adult sizes and mating opportunities according to attachment site (Yusa et al.
In this respect, it is suggestive that many androdioecious barnacles living in the sublittoral zone are symbionts whose substratum is temporary--for example, crab shells in Chelonibia patula (Crisp, 1983); the surface of sea algae in Balanus masignotus (McLaughlin and Henry, 1972); and gastropod shells occupied by hermit crabs in Koleolepas avis (Yusa et al.