amphiploid


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amphiploid

adjective
(1) Alloploid.
(2) Allopolyploid.

amphiploid

a POLYPLOID that is generally fertile, formed by the doubling of chromosomes in a species hybrid, e.g. Primula kewensis (2n = 36) is an amphiploid of P . floribunda (2n = 18).
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