Signification of the sexualizing substance produced by the sexualized planarians.

@article{Kobayashi2002SignificationOT,
  title={Signification of the sexualizing substance produced by the sexualized planarians.},
  author={Kazuya Kobayashi and Sachiko Arioka and Sumitaka Hase and Motonori Hoshi},
  journal={Zoological science},
  year={2002},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={667-72}
}
Asexual worms of an exclusively fissiparous strain (the OH strain) of the planarian Dugesia ryukyuensis keep developing hermaphroditic reproductive organs and eventually undergo sexual reproduction instead of asexual reproduction, namely fission, if they are fed with sexually mature worms of an exclusively oviparous planarian, Bdellocephala brunnea… CONTINUE READING