Parthenogenesis

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Name: Parthenogenesis
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

World's Largest Species of Snake has 'Virgin Birth' for First Time

Reticulated python Thelma gave birth to six female offspring by herself(Louisville Zoo/The Courier)The world's longest snake has given birth to six pythons without the aid of a male in what is believed to be a first for the species.An 11-year-old female ... [Published International Business Times UK - 5 hours ago]

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"We didn't know what we were seeing. We had attributed it to stored sperm" said Bill McMahan, the Louisville Zoo's curator of ectotherms, (cold-blooded animals)

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World's Largest Species of Snake has 'Virgin Bi... [Published International Business Times UK - 5 hours ago]
Thelma the python has a 'virgin birth': Longest... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
Thelma the python has a virgin birth: Longest s... [Published Mail Online UK - 5 hours ago]
Hope and prey [Published Times Education Supplement - Mar 30 2014]
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