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monoecious

, monecious, monoicous
1. (of some flowering plants) having the male and female reproductive organs in separate flowers on the same plant
2. (of some animals and lower plants) hermaphrodite

monoecious

[mə′nē·shəs]
(botany)
Having both staminate and pistillate flowers on the same plant.
Having archegonia and antheridia on different branches.
(zoology)
Having male and female reproductive organs in the same individual. Also known as hermaphroditic.
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Examination of floral longevities in species with unisexual flowers (monecious or dioecious species) offers the opportunity to conduct both quantitative and comparative tests of the model.
Selection([dagger]) Gender Quality Color ([double dagger]) ([sections]) Scale 1-9 86-120([paragraph]) Female 6.9a(#) 6.3b 86-61([paragraph]) Female 6.8ab 6.9a 84-315([paragraph]) Female 6.7ab 5.9bc 87-76([paragraph]) ([dagger][dagger]) Monecious 6.3bc 6.3b 86-23([paragraph]) Female 6.1cd 6.3b 87-24 Female 6.0cde 6.3b 85-443([paragraph]) Female 5.9cdef 5.5cd 85-378 Female 5.7cdef 6.4ab 85-648([paragraph]) Female 5.7cdef 5.3de 84-45-3([paragraph]) Male 5.6fg 5.9bc 87-93([paragraph]) Male 5.2gh 5.3de 87-80([paragraph]) Monecious 5.2gh 5.2de 87-76([paragraph]) Monecious 5.1gh 5.6cd Texoka Seed 4.7hi 5.7cd 84-609 Female 4.4ij 5.9bc Prairie Female 4.1j 4.9e ([dagger]) For sumarization purposes, a subset of 16 genotypes out of the total number of 98 is presented.