Term:  Allelic

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When two morph variants share a relative position homologous chromosomes and are responsible for alternative characteristics, they are called allelic. An example in ball pythons, might be Mojave, Butter, Mystic, Lesser Platinum, Mocha, Bamboo (and a few others) share a relative position and are allelic to each other, or they share an allele.

Term:  Allelic was last modified: August 12th, 2020 by Tom
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