Permanent segmental interchange complex in the termite Incisitermes schwarzi

@article{Syren1977PermanentSI,
  title={Permanent segmental interchange complex in the termite Incisitermes schwarzi},
  author={Robert M. Syren and Peter Luykx},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1977},
  volume={266},
  pages={167-168}
}
IN a cytogenetic survey of the termites of Florida, we have found two species, Incisitermes schwarzi (Banks) and Kalotermes approximatus (Snyder) (Isoptera; Kalotermitidae), that possess segmental interchange complexes as a regular feature of their breeding system. This report is concerned with the chromosomes of I. schwarzi, which has the most extensive complex of reciprocal translocations so far described in any animal species. The complex involves about half of the chromosome set, and is… Expand
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