Principles Of Inheritance And Variation

Question
In which of the following organisms do males develop from unfertilized eggs and females develop from fertilized eggs?
Options:
A. Honey bee
B. Pigeon
C. Snapping turtle
D. Alligator

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Answer: Option A
: A

Each colony of honey bee contains three adult castes: egg-laying queen, sperm-producing male drones and non-reproductive female workers.During the winter season, a queen forms a new colony by laying eggs within each cell inside a honeycomb. Fertilized eggs hatch into female workerbees, while unfertilized eggs become drones orhoney beemales.

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