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Sex-linked Inheritance in Drosophila   By: (1889-1938)

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Transcriber's note: A few typographical errors have been corrected: they are listed at the end of the text.

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SEX LINKED INHERITANCE IN DROSOPHILA

BY

T. H. MORGAN AND C. B. BRIDGES

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WASHINGTON PUBLISHED BY THE CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON 1916

CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON PUBLICATION NO. 237.

PRESS OF GIBSON BROTHERS, INC. WASHINGTON, D. C.

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PART I. INTRODUCTORY 5

Mendel's law of segregation 5 Linkage and chromosomes 5

Crossing over 7

The Y chromosome and non disjunction 8

Mutation in Drosophila ampelophila 10 Multiple allelomorphs 11 Sex linked lethals and the sex ratio 14 Influence of the environment on the realization of two sex linked characters 16 Sexual polymorphism 17 Fertility and sterility in the mutants 18 Balanced inviability 19 How the factors are located in the chromosomes 20 The sex linked factors of Drosophila 21 Map of chromosome X 22 Nomenclature 24

PART II. NEW DATA 25 White 25 Rudimentary 25 Miniature 26 Vermilion 27 Yellow 27 Abnormal abdomen 27 Eosin 28 Bifid 28 Linkage of bifid with yellow, with white, and with vermilion 29 Linkage of cherry, bifid, and vermilion 30 Reduplicated legs 31 Lethal 1 31 Lethal 1a 32 Spot 33 Sable 34 Linkage of yellow and sable 35 Linkage of cherry and sable 37 Linkage of eosin, vermilion, and sable 37 Linkage of miniature and sable 40 Linkage of vermilion, sable, and bar 40 Dot 44 Linkage of vermilion and dot 44 Bow 46 ... Continue reading book >>




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