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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
ABSTRACT Matrotrophy, the continuous extra‐vitelline supply of nutrients from the parent to the progeny during gestation, is one… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Tsetse flies (Glossina spp.), vectors of African trypanosomes, are distinguished by their specialized reproductive biology… Expand
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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
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2012
2012
Bat flies of the family Nycteribiidae are known for their extreme morphological and physiological traits specialized for… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
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
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2005
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
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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1984
1984
Reproduction in the scorpaenid genus Sebastes has been characterized as primitive ovoviviparity. In the black rockfish, S… Expand
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