adj. [Gr. ampho, both; gennaein, to produce]
Refers to females producing male and female offspring at a ratio of 1:1.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • amphogenic — amphogeny /am foj euh nee/, n. /am feuh jen ik/, adj. Biol. producing both male and female offspring. Also, amphogenous /am foj euh neuhs/. [ampho ( < Gk ampho ; see AMPHI ) + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

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