Histological study of the spermatheca in three thelytokous parthenogenetic ant species, Pristomyrmex punctatus, Pyramica membranifera and Monomorium triviale (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

@article{Gotoh2012HistologicalSO,
  title={Histological study of the spermatheca in three thelytokous parthenogenetic ant species, Pristomyrmex punctatus, Pyramica membranifera and Monomorium triviale (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)},
  author={A. Gotoh and J. Billen and K. Tsuji and Tomonori Sasaki and F. Ito},
  journal={Acta Zoologica},
  year={2012},
  volume={93},
  pages={200-207}
}
  • A. Gotoh, J. Billen, +2 authors F. Ito
  • Published 2012
  • Biology
  • Acta Zoologica
  • Gotoh, A., Billen, J., Tsuji, K., Sasaki, T. and Ito, F. 2011. Histological study of the spermatheca in three thelytokous parthenogenetic ant species, Pristomyrmex punctatus, Pyramica membranifera and Monomorium triviale (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). —Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 00:1–8. The evolution of obligate parthenogenesis may induce the degeneration of female mating ability and subsequently affect the morphology of the female reproductive organs related to mating and/or sperm storage… CONTINUE READING
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