Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Genetic Marker

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1060

An allele whose phenotype is recognized and which can be used to monitor the inheritance of its gene during genetic crosses between organisms with different alleles.

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