matroclinous inheritance


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matroclinous inheritance

A pattern of inheritance in which all progeny have the mother’s genotype and phenotype.
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matroclinous inheritance

Genetics Inheritance in which all progeny have the mother's phenotype. See Inheritance, Phenotype, Progeny.
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matroclinous inheritance

a system in which all offspring of a cross have the PHENOTYPE of the mother. see CYTOPLASMIC INHERITANCE. Compare PATROCLINOUS INHERITANCE.
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