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Ch. 8 Ecology terms.


development of an individual from an egg that did not undergo fertilization


separate male & female individuals


possess separate male & female flowers on the same plant


possess both male & female organs on the same individual


hermaphrodites that contain both male & female parts at the same time throughout life


hermaphrodites that possess one sex organ early in life & the other later on in life


involves a lasting bond between one male & one female


an individual has two or more mates that do not mate with other individuals throughout life


random mating between males & females with no bond


areas where males & females gather to display courtship behaviors & mating rituals


organisms that go through one suicidal act of reproduction in life

indeterminate growth

organisms that continue to grow throughout their adult lives

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