oviparous


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oviparous

(of fishes, reptiles, birds, etc.) producing eggs that hatch outside the body of the mother

oviparous

[ō′vip·ə·rəs]
(vertebrate zoology)
Producing eggs that develop and hatch externally.
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From the main explaining parameters of the egg price in the province, parameters such as the price of creating oviparous hens, the price indicator using of dairy products and egg in the province and the average of the price of the egg in the country were selected and investigated because of existence of statics and data.
Now, the new system of multiple differentiae simply reintroduces the problem of slipshod division: there is no reason why a two-footed animal must be oviparous; indeed some are not.
The Boids, native to North, Central, or South America are viviparous, giving birth to live young, while the species native to Africa, Asia, and Australia are oviparous, egg layers.
Hearing scientific words such as "chrysalis" and "oviparous" coming from the mouth of a 4-year-old is pretty extraordinary, but then again, so is their teacher.
I feel that I have adequate knowledge about oviparous and viviparous reproduction.
They provoke and stir - including Prof L Gooner who offers discount corrective surgery and the oviparous character in a suit who embodies our prejudices: "you are trapped in the wrong body".
In one group of species, described as oviparous, the females lay horny egg cases, each containing an embryo nourished by a yolk sac.
Biology Development is presumably oviparous. Size at maturity is estimated at 70 cm (28 in) although the maximum reported size is 73 cm (29 in) (Nakaya and Stehmann, 1998).
Once permission was given to use in vitro gestation, people worried that humans had become oviparous. (1) There also was a fear that no mother to gestate the baby would mean a society of fathers.
All modem snakes, whether they are egg laying (oviparous) or live bearing (ovoviviparous), have the same basic oviductal anatomy.
All species of oviparous Eumeces are known to brood eggs (Fitch 1970), and most reports of nesting E.