Flashcards in heridty Deck (13)
the trait observed in the first generation when parents that have diffrent traits are bred
Can skip a generation
the passing on of physical or mental characteristics genetically from one generation to another.
a unit of heredity that is transferred from a parent to offspring and is held to determine some characteristic of the offspring.
one of two or more alternative forms of a gene that arise by mutation and are found at the same place on a chromosome.
the set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment.
the genetic constitution of an individual organism.
the likely hood of something happening
a type of cell division that results in four daughter cells each with half the number of chromosomes of the parent cell
the record of descent of an animal, showing it to be purebred.
That carries the genitics
a compound consisting of a nucleoside linked to a phosphate group. Nucleotides form the basic structural unit of nucleic acids such as DNA.