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Viviparity, Nonmammalian

Known as: Nonmammalian Viviparity 
The capability of bearing live young (rather than eggs) in nonmammalian species. Some species of REPTILES and FISHES exhibit this.
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Matrotrophy, the continuous extra‐vitelline supply of nutrients from the parent to the progeny during gestation, is one of the… Expand
Review
2015
Review
2015
Tsetse flies (Glossina spp.), vectors of African trypanosomes, are distinguished by their specialized reproductive biology… Expand
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Virtually all models for reconstructing ancestral states for discrete characters make the crucial assumption that the trait of… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
  • T. Lodé
  • Reproductive biology
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 564484
The modes of reproduction undoubtedly represent one of the most critical life-history traits because they profoundly affect… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Hippoboscoidea is a superfamily of Diptera that contains the Glossinidae or tsetse flies, the Hippoboscidae or louse flies, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract Phylogenetic transitions from oviparity to viviparity in reptiles generally have occurred in cold climates, apparently… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Freshwater stingrays (Potamotrygonidae) are the only elasmobranchs completely adapted for living in freshwater and all species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • R. Shine
  • Oecologia
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 24695694
Viviparity (live-bearing) in reptiles often is interpreted as an adaptation to cold climates. This hypothesis relies on (i) body… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The Australian asterinid sea stars Patiriella vivipara and P. parvivipara have the most derived lifehistory pattern seen in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Reproduction in the scorpaenid genus Sebastes has been characterized as primitive ovoviviparity. In the black rockfish, S… Expand