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Relating to a hybrid individual or cell with two or more sets of chromosomes derived from two different ancestral species; depending on the number of multiples of haploid sets, alloploids are referred to as allodiploids, allotriploids, allotetraploids, allopentaploids, allohexaploids, etc.
See also: heterokaryon.
[allo- + -ploid]
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However, 29 partially fertile allotriploids, generated from a single (2n = 2x = 36 T.
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Allotriploid abalone Haliotis fulgens x Haliotis rufescens survival and genetic certification through GISH analysis.
Roughly 40% of the fish in these samples were a clonally-reproducing allotriploid biotype Poeciliopsis 2 monacha-lucida (Schultz, 1969; Vrijenhoek, 1978).